Tags: atomic force microscopy

Description

Atomic force microscopy (AFM) or scanning force microscopy (SFM) is a very high-resolution type of scanning probe microscopy, with demonstrated resolution on the order of fractions of a nanometer, more than 1000 times better than the optical diffraction limit.

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Teaching Materials (1-7 of 7)

  1. VEDA First-time User Manual

    07 Aug 2012 | | Contributor(s):: John Melcher, Daniel Kiracofe, Shuiqing Hu, Steven Douglas Johnson, Sudharsan Balasubramaniam, Arvind Raman

    This document is intended to be a “quickstart” guide to get new users running their first simulations with VEDA, walking the user through two easy examples. After completing these simple examples, the user is referred to the comprehensive manual for a more detailed description and additional...

  2. VEDA Manual

    07 Aug 2012 | | Contributor(s):: John Melcher, Daniel Kiracofe, Shuiqing Hu, Steven Douglas Johnson, Sudharsan Balasubramaniam, Arvind Raman

    This is a comprehensive manual for the VEDA (VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT FOR DYNAMIC AFM) Version 2.0 simulation tool.

  3. ME 597 Homework 4: AM-AFM Scans and Basics of FM-AFM

    29 Dec 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Ron Reifenberger

    Problems:Setting the feedback parameters in AM-AFM scanningFactors Affecting Contrast in dAFM Topographic and Phase ImagesFM-AFMA dAFM “pocket guide”

  4. ME 597 Homework 3:

    29 Dec 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Arvind Raman

    Problems:Steady state vibration response far from sampleAttractive and repulsive regimes of oscillationPractical issuesTheory

  5. ME 597 Homework 2: AFM Cantilevers

    18 Oct 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Arvind Raman

  6. ME 597 Homework 1: Quantum Transmission

    18 Oct 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Ron Reifenberger

    Problems:Transmission through a Square BarrierTransmission resonances for an array of square barriersA simple model for the vdW interaction

  7. Introduction to VEDA: Virtual Environment for Dynamic AFM

    26 Sep 2007 | | Contributor(s):: Arvind Raman

    This resource has become outdated and has been retired by agreement with the author. Please see the VEDA tool page and supporting documents for current information regarding the VEDA Tool. This learning module describes the motivation, theory, and features of VEDA- a Virtual Environment for...