Table 4: MCS material-substrate compatibility, from Bhattacharya et al. [11], Copyright 2012 ASME. Reprinted with permission.

SubstrateTinAluminumCopper

Glass + + +
Silicon + + +
BT1 + +
PEEK2 + +
Kapton + +
Teflon + +
PES3 + +
LCP4 + +
Teslin +
FR45 +
Mylar + +

1Fiberglass-reinforced Bismaleimide Triazine Epoxy.
2Polyether ether ketone.
3Polyethersulfone.
4Liquid crystal polymer.
5Glass-reinforced epoxy laminate.