This article examines the imaging of organic compounds, both natural and synthetic examples, such as alkanes, alkane derivatives and aromates using atomic force microscopy
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2076 | 25 Feb 2008
Initially introduced as an accessory to scanning tunneling microscopy (STM), atomic force microscopy (AFM) has become an advanced and most valuable scanning probe technique broadly used in academic...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1533 | 10 Mar 2006
Nanomaterials and nanoparticles are being used in chemical synthesis, especially in the areas of catalysis, separations and remediation. The different types of nanomaterials and nanoparticles being...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1338 | 2 Aug 2005
Nanomaterials and nanoparticles are increasingly being used in the defence and security industries. Using gold nanoparticles in sensors for chemical and biological warfare agents, destroying warfare...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1337 | 1 Aug 2005
Scanning Near-Field Optical Microscopes (SNOM or NSOM) offer far greater resolution than traditional optical microscopes. Conducting experiments using SNOM, feedback mechanisms, Photon Scanning...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1205 | 21 Apr 2005
High-resolution imaging has been the primary feature that attracts researchers’ attention to scanning probe microscopy (SPM), yet there are still outstanding questions regarding this function of...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2856 | 11 May 2011
By integrating a Raman spectrometer within a state-of-the-art confocal microscope setup, Raman imaging with a spatial resolution down to 200 nm laterally and 500 nm vertically can be achieved using...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2793 | 2 Mar 2011
By Cameron Chai
A team of researchers from the National University of the South in Bahia Blanca, Argentina have analysed the condition required for hydrophobic cavities and similar tunnel structures...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=23628 | 24 Oct 2011
The Innova SPM from Bruker is an ideal instrument for high resolution imaging of delicate samples. In addition, the Innova combines this outstanding core performance with generous data acquisition...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2096 | 3 Apr 2008
With the passage of a molecule through the labyrinth of a chemical system
being so critical to catalysis and other important chemical processes, computer
simulations are frequently used to...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=15336 | 5 Jan 2010