The structure and the arc erosion resistance of the Ag–CuO coating deposited on copper electrical contacts by electroexplosive sputtering are studied. Under the chosen sputtering conditions, the coating is a composite material having a homogeneous structure and consisting of a silver matrix and CuO inclusions. The electroerosion resistance of the coating meet standard requirements.
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Romanov, D.A., Moskovskii, S.V., Gromov, V.E. et al. Structure and Electroerosion Resistance of the Ag–CuO Coating Prepared by Electroexplosive Sputtering on Copper Electrical Contacts. Russ. Metall. 2019, 1036–1039 (2019) doi:10.1134/S0036029519100380
- composite coating
- copper oxide
- electroerosion resistance