Silvering is the chemical process of coating glass with a reflective substance.
When glass mirrors first gained widespread usage in Europe during the 16th
century, most were silvered with an amalgam...
Silver coated mirrors offer the highest reflectance in the visible-NIR spectrum (
450 nm - 2 µm, R avg >97.5%) of any metallic mirror, while also offering high ...
The simplest and most common mirror coating is a thin layer of metal. A 100-nm
layer of aluminum or silver makes an excellent reflector for the visible spectrum.
Jun 2, 2014 ... I've read that in the past quality mirrors were coated with silver but that today
vacuum evaporated coatings of aluminum are the accepted ...
Therefore, for applications that require steering ultrashort pulses, such as those
produced by Ti:Sapphire lasers, we suggest using our silver-coated mirrors, ...
How to make a mirror silvering solution from silver nitrate, ammonia and sugar.
Glass surfaces can be given coatings of silver that make them into mirrors.
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Mar 4, 2009 ... How to make a mirror silvering solution from silver nitrate, ammonia, sugar and
sodium hydroxide. Glass surfaces can be given coatings of ...
Enhanced silver mirror coatings offer breakthrough levels of durability and
Encyclopedia article on metal-coated mirrors, metallic mirrors, protected silver
mirrors, gold, broad bandwidth, reflectivity, damage threshold.
COATING GEMINI'S MIRRORS. WITH PROTECTED SILVER. Maxime Boccas.
On May 31, 2004 the Gemini. South telescope became the first large telescope ...