This application note discusses the background and principles of piezoresponse force microscopy (PFM) measurements using the MFP-3D AFM and Cypher AFM from Asylum Research.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2382 | 15 Sep 2009
While the initial application of PFM was mainly to image ferroelectric domains significant in a few important but quite rare ferroelectric materials, the PFM can be currently applied to a large...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2682 | 13 Sep 2010
This application note discusses problems and solutions to piezoresponse force microscopy (PFM) measurements using the MFP-3D AFM and Cypher AFM from Asylum Research.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2383 | 16 Sep 2009
Piezoelectric Force Microscopy (PFM) is one of such novel modes which has gained increasing recognition though recent years for the unique information it can offer on the electromechanical coupling...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2571 | 5 May 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
Asylum Research and Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) have released a detailed 24-page monograph explaining the theory, functionality and applications of Piezoresponse Force Microscopy (PFM)....
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=9146 | 14 Dec 2008
Electromechanical coupling is one of the fundamental natural mechanisms underlying the functionality of many inorganic and macromolecular materials and is ubiquitous in biological systems. The...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=5428 | 29 Nov 2007
The electro-mechanical coupling behaviour of many materials in systems from bio based cell membranes and proteins to ferroelectric and piezoelectric electronic materials can now be analysed in great...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2504 | 9 Feb 2010
Agilent Technologies nanotechnology instruments let you image, manipulate, and characterize a wide variety of nanoscale behaviors—electrical, chemical, biological, molecular, and atomic. Our...
This video shows high speed functional PFM (piezoresponse force microscopy) imaging of AR-PPLN (Asylum Research-periodically poled lithium niobate) test sample. The PPLN consists of a 0.5mm thick...