Novel NIST Process Is a Low-Cost Route to Ultrathin Platinum Films (2 of 2) (image) National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Share Print E-Mail Caption Scanning tunneling microscope image shows ultrathin film layer of platinum deposited on gold after five seconds, using the NIST process. Darker areas are exposed gold substrate not yet covered by the platinum. Credit Gokcen/NIST Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.