This article concentrates on the use of the AFM to manipulate single molecules to extract information about the molecular structure or conformation, and intramolecular binding forces.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2075 | 21 Feb 2008
This video describes the Nano Letters paper on the high speed atomic force miscroscopy (AFM) imaging and mechanical mapping of purple-membrane (bacteriorhodopsin) with Bruker’s Dimension FastScan and...
For the past decade, scientists and engineers have been gaining increasing control over the properties of matter at the nanometer scale - measuring, predicting and constructing nanoparticles and...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3012 | 24 May 2012
This video clip, captured with Asylum's Cypher AFM, shows loosely bound molecules of bacteriorhodopsin moving around on a crystal surface.
The researchers characterize their new technique as a neat solution to the
"needle in a haystack" problem of nanoscale microscopy, but it's more
like the difference between finding...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=20428 | 9 Nov 2010
Research, the technology leader in scanning probe/atomic force microscopy
(SPM/AFM), is initiating its 2012 Webinar Series on February 22. The first
webinar will focus on ultra-high...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=24182 | 31 Jan 2012
Asylum Research, the technology leader in scanning probe/atomic force microscopy (AFM/SPM) announces its Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) in Biology Class will be held January 25-27, 2012 in Santa...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=23857 | 29 Nov 2011
Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory have created a small scale “hydrogen generator” that uses light and a two-dimensional graphene...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=31115 | 22 Sep 2014
Scanning-probe microscopes (SPMs), major enabling tools underlying scientific discovery at nanometer length scales, are applied across a wide range of fields. These instruments—essentially sharp tips...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=19172 | 24 Aug 2010
The future of power may be on the nanoscale. Scientist around the world are currently trying to solve some of the major issues associated with todays technology. Advancements in solar cells, batteries...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3889 | 22 Sep 2014