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Platypus Technologies Expands Service Offering in Metal Coatings

Platypus Technologies, a leading supplier of metal surfaces for nanotechnology, announces new service offerings in metal deposition, surface patterning and characterization.

Gold Puzzle

Platypus Technologies is a leading supplier of gold-coated substrates for electrochemistry, atomic microscopy, spectroscopy and optical applications.  For example, the company offers Ultra-Flat Gold Films, which provide an atomically-flat and pristine gold (111) surface.  These ultra-flat gold surfaces enable high-resolution imaging of single molecules, bio-molecules, and self-assembled monolayers

Leveraging its ample expertise in surface science, Platypus Technologies announces expansion of services to provide customized solutions in surface science for industrial and academic researchers. New service offering includes: (1) physical vapor deposition of metals (e.g. silver, platinum, nickel, etc.); (2) surface patterning and functionalization; and (3) surface characterization.

Examples successful work by Platypus Technologies include the development and commercialization of (i) new biosensor chips for applications in surface plasmon resonance spectroscopy, (ii)chemical sensors using chemically-active metal surfaces, and (iii) patterned metal surfaces for electrochemistry.

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Madison, WI (September 11, 2017) – After a 12-year business relationship, Platypus Technologies, LLC, manufacturer of products for accurate chemical and biotech measurements, and GWC Technologies, developer of reliable detection systems, announce the signing of a cooperative marketing agreement, which occurred on August 11, 2017.


Platypus Technologies, LLC Announces Launch of the New Platypus H2S DosimeterTM

MADISON, Wis., August 1, 2017 — In an effort to deliver even more use and value to customers in industrial hygiene, environmental monitoring, defense, and first responders, Platypus Technologies, LLC recently released the new Platypus H2S DosimeterTM, a device that can be used to measure a worker’s short term exposure limit (STEL) to H2S (hydrogen sulfide) (more…)