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Atomic Force Microscopy
- Organization: Khalifa University
- Manufacturer: Asylum Research, https://www.asylumresearch.com/Products/MFP3DClassic/MFP3DClassic.shtml
- Type: Equipments
AFM is a type of scanning probe microscopy (SPM), with demonstrated resolution on the order of fractions of a nanometer, more than 1000 times better than the optical diffraction limit. The information is gathered by "feeling" or "touching" the surface with a mechanical probe. Piezoelectric elements that facilitate tiny but accurate and precise movements on (electronic) command enable precise scanning. More Details ...