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
This application note discusses emerging applications for and applications of piezoresponse force microscopy (PFM).
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2384 | 16 Sep 2009