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
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
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
Since the introduction of Scanning Probe Microscopy it has been applied to the research of polymer materials. Both Scanning Tunneling Microscopy and contact mode Atomic Force Microscopy proved to be a...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2299 | 20 Feb 2009
In a forced game of molecular tug-of war, some strings of atoms can act like a lever, accelerating reactions 1000 times faster than other molecules. The discovery suggests that scientists could use...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=26249 | 24 Dec 2012
By Cameron Chai
Research and Markets has included a new book titled ‘In-situ Synthesis of Polymer Nanocomposites’ to its catalogue.
John Wiley and Sons’ new book helps readers to understand the...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=24616 | 5 Apr 2012
AZoNano talks to Sergei Magonov about NT-MDT's new HybriD™ AFM Mode, which combines the best aspects of contact and oscillatory modes, opening up new applications of AFM technology.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3544 | 2 Jul 2013
Electrospinning techniques are capable of producing polymer fibers in the nanometer scale. Polymer blends offer the potential to prepare new materials for use in a variety of applications. The focus...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2511 | 15 Feb 2010
TappingMode imaging is the most versatile mode of atomic force microscopy in conditions where a fluid layer severely limits the applicability of both, contact mode and non-contact techniques....
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2095 | 2 Apr 2008