Best Practices for Measuring Electroplated and Electroless Nickel Plating

November 24, 2020 |

The properties making nickel a valued surface finish also create challenges with measuring layer thicknesses of the deposited material. Learn about the challenges with measuring electroplated and electroless nickel layer thicknesses.

Electroplated nickel and electroless nickel are important metal finishes, used extensively for a multitude of applications. The properties making nickel a valued surface finish also create challenges with measuring layer thicknesses of the deposited material.

 

 

 

Primary Topics:

  • Learn about the challenges with measuring electroplated and electroless nickel layer thicknesses
  • Different techniques available for measuring electroplated and electroless nickel
  • Which measurement methods are the most appropriate for the different nickel applications

 

Presenter:

Rob Weber

Director of Product Management; Fischer Technology, Inc.

Rob has been working with Fischer Technology for 13 years. He began his career with Fischer as a field sales engineer, then after 10 years transitioned to applications and product support. In 2019 he was promoted to Director of Product Management. He is a member of NACE, SSPC, IPC and NASF. Prior to joining Fischer, Rob spent over 10 years as a service engineer with a leading supplier of thin film metrology to the semiconductor industry.