Article - 26 Mar 2020
This article discusses measuring surface roughness with an atomic force microscope.
For over 20 years, DME has successfully dealt with the development and manufacturing of atomic force microscopes. In this connection DME's key points are easy usability, manufacturing by...
News - 6 May 2015
Oxford Instruments Asylum Research in conjunction with the Materials Research Society (MRS) will host the webinar “Beyond Topography: New Advances in AFM Characterization of Polymers”, May...
The Asylum Research Cypher™ AFMs are considered to be in a class of their own.
Article - 26 Oct 2006
Quantum dots (Q-dots) are particles whose size is limited to a few nanometers. More precisely, a Q-dot is a sphere with a radius of few nm that can confine an electron in zero-dimension; hence the...
Article - 31 Aug 2006
The process of moving or altering items at an atomic or molecular scale is known as nanomanipulation. Nanomanipulation is employed in order to produce extremely produce precise structures and can be...
This video presentation from Bruker discusses the benefits and applications of AFMs in determining the local elastic properties of polystyrene and polyurethane polymers at the nanoscale.
News - 28 Jan 2019
UConn scientists have reported in Proceedings of the National Academies of Science that when a familiar tool is used in a way it was never planned to be used, it paves the way for a completely new...
News - 22 Apr 2015
Oxford Instruments Asylum Research has released a new application note, “The NanomechPro™ Toolkit: Nanomechanical AFM Techniques for Diverse Materials,” written Dr. Donna Hurley,...
News - 12 Jan 2015
Oxford Instruments Asylum Research is pleased to announce the winners of its AFM Image Contest. Congratulations to the Grand Prize winners Jessica Bickel and Kathy Aidala of Mount Holyoke College...