atomic force microscope News

  • NPL installs atomic force microscope at NPL India

    The installation, completed by NPL scientists Jason O'Neill, Andrew Yacoot and Simon Reilly, was the culmination of a three-year project to build, design and install the instrument at the facility in New Delhi. Atomic force microscopy is a powerful technique used to generate topographic images of a surface at atomic resolution. The MAFM gathers information by scanning the surface with a sharp ...

  • New ORNL hybrid microscope offers unparalleled capabilities

    A microscope being developed at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory will allow scientists studying biological and synthetic materials to simultaneously observe chemical and physical properties on and beneath the surface. The Hybrid Photonic Mode-Synthesizing Atomic Force Microscope is unique, according to principal investigator Ali Passian of ORNL’s ...

  • New statistical technique improves precision of nanotechnology data

    A new statistical analysis technique that identifies and removes systematic bias, noise and equipment-based artifacts from experimental data could lead to more precise and reliable measurement of nanomaterials and nanostructures likely to have future industrial applications. Known as sequential profile adjustment by regression (SPAR), the technique could also reduce the amount of experimental ...


    By ScienceDaily

  • HORIBA Scientific Releases LabSpec 6.3 Software Update

    HORIBA Scientific, global leader in Raman spectroscopy systems, is proud to announce the release of a major update to its acclaimed LabSpec 6 Raman spectroscopy software platform. Featuring a new 3D Surface and Volume display module, LabSpec 6.3 is fully compatible with high resolution confocal volume maps acquired with HORIBA’s range of Raman microscopes. With full control of map rotation, ...


    By HORIBA Europe GmbH

  • HORIBA Scientific Releases LabSpec 6.3 Software Update

    HORIBA Scientific, global leader in Raman spectroscopy systems, is proud to announce the release of a major update to its acclaimed LabSpec 6 Raman spectroscopy software platform. Featuring a new 3D Surface and Volume display module, LabSpec 6.3 is fully compatible with high resolution confocal volume maps acquired with HORIBA’s range of Raman microscopes. With full control of map rotation, ...


    By HORIBA Europe GmbH

  • UK National Graphene Institute Selects Bruker’s Dimension FastScan AFM

    Bruker has established a collaborative partnership with the University of Manchester’s new National Graphene Institute (NGI) to leverage the benchmark speed, resolution and performance of the Dimension FastScan® Atomic Force Microscope (AFM) for research into the nanofabrication and nanoscale properties of graphene. Graphene, the world’s thinnest, strongest and most conductive ...


    By Bruker Corporation

  • Bruker Announces Acquisition of High-Speed, 3D Super-Resolution Fluorescence Microscopy Company Vutara

    Bruker today announced that it has acquired Vutara Incorporated, a technology leader in high-speed, three-dimensional (3D), super-resolution fluorescence microscopy for life science applications. Transaction details were not disclosed. Vutara’s estimated revenue for the full year 2014 is expected to be approximately $2 million. The acquisition further strengthens Bruker’s biological ...


    By Bruker Corporation

  • Agilent Technologies establishes capacitance calibration standard for afm-based scanning microwave microscopy

    Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today introduced the first commercially available capacitance calibration standard for an atomic force microscope (AFM). The scientific solutions provider issued calibration specifications for capacitance measurements that allow quantitative assessment of material and device properties via its award-winning Scanning Microwave Microscopy Mode. Researchers from ...


    By Agilent Technologies, Inc.

  • Bruker Announces Acquisition of High-Speed, 3D Super-Resolution Fluorescence Microscopy Company Vutara

    Bruker today announced that it has acquired Vutara Incorporated, a technology leader in high-speed, three-dimensional (3D), super-resolution fluorescence microscopy for life science applications. Transaction details were not disclosed. Vutara’s estimated revenue for the full year 2014 is expected to be approximately $2 million.   The acquisition further strengthens Bruker’s ...


    By Bruker Corporation

  • Bruker Introduces New AFM Semiconductor Characterization Solution

    Bruker announced today the release of the Dimension Icon® SSRM-HR, a new atomic force microscope (AFM) configuration including the Scanning Spreading Resistance Microscopy (SSRM) module, designed specifically for high-resolution (HR) semiconductor characterization. Integrating Bruker’s industry-leading Dimension Icon AFM platform with an environmental control system capable of 1ppm gas ...


    By Bruker Corporation

  • New 3D printing technique for environmental nanodevices

    A nanoscale 3D printing technique could be useful for nanomanufacturing processes with environmental applications. The authors of a new study have found a way to control their printing process by incorporating a simple pattern into the printing surface. They say their technique could reduce costs for nanoscale printing. Nanoscale manufacturing methods are already being used in environmental ...

  • DOE-funded research projects win 39 R&D awards for 2010

    U.S. Department of Energy researchers have won 39 of the 100 awards given out this year by R&D Magazine for the most outstanding technology developments with promising commercial potential. The coveted awards are presented annually in recognition of exceptional new products, processes, materials or software developed throughout the world and introduced into the market the previous year. "I ...


    By US Department of Energy

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