Atomic Force Microscopy/Scanning Tunneling Microscopy

  • Samuel H. Cohen
  • Mona T. Bray
  • Marcia L. Lightbody

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Keynote Address: Materials Research Instrumentation Development: A New Paradigm

  3. Biological Nanostructure

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 5-5
    2. W. Häberle, D. P. E. Smith, J. K. H. Hörber, C. P. Czerny
      Pages 7-17
    3. Vincent B. Pizziconi, Darren L. Page, Catherine T. Connolly, Pamela A. Diamond
      Pages 19-42
    4. R. W. Gauldie, G. Raina, S. K. Sharma, I. F. West
      Pages 77-84
    5. R. W. Gauldie, G. Raina, S. K. Sharma, J.-L. Jane
      Pages 85-90
    6. M. J. Wilkins, M. C. Davies, D. E. Jackson, C. J. Roberts, S. J. B. Tendler, P. M. Williams
      Pages 91-99
  4. Nanostructure of Materials

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 107-107
    2. Djuro Koruga, Jovana Simic-Krstic, Mirko Trifunovic, Svetlana Jankovic, Stuart Hameroff, James C. Withers et al.
      Pages 109-115
    3. Bhawani Venkataraman, John J. Breen, George W. Flynn
      Pages 117-125
    4. M. Yvonne D. Lanzerotti, A. G. Rinzler, James J. Pinto, D. J. Thomson, A. Wolfe
      Pages 127-135
    5. W. Rivera, J. M. Perez, R. S. Ruoff, D. C. Lorents, R. Malhotra, S. Lim et al.
      Pages 137-141
    6. Michael Hietschold, Olaf Pester, Waltraud Vollmann, Andreas Heilmann, Peter Stabeler, Hartmut Sbosny et al.
      Pages 143-152

About this book


The first U. S. Army Natick Research, Development and Engineering Center Atomic Force/Scanning Tunneling Microscopy (AFM/STM) Symposium was held on lune 8-10, 1993 in Natick, Massachusetts. This book represents the compilation of the papers presented at the meeting. The purpose ofthis symposium was to provide a forum where scientists from a number of diverse fields could interact with one another and exchange ideas. The various topics inc1uded application of AFM/STM in material sciences, polymers, physics, biology and biotechnology, along with recent developments inc1uding new probe microscopies and frontiers in this exciting area. The meeting's format was designed to encourage communication between members of the general scientific community and those individuals who are at the cutting edge of AFM, STM and other probe microscopies. It immediately became clear that this conference enabled interdisciplinary interactions among researchers from academia, industry and government, and set the tone for future collaborations. Expert scientists from diverse scientific areas including physics, chemistry, biology, materials science and electronics were invited to participate in the symposium. The agenda of the meeting was divided into three major sessions. In the first session, Biological Nanostructure, topics ranged from AFM ofDNA to STM imagmg ofthe biomoleeule tubulin and bacterialluciferase to the AFM of starch polymer double helices to AFM imaging of food surfaces.


biology calibration material sciences materials science microscopy molecule particles polymer polymers spectroscopy

Editors and affiliations

  • Samuel H. Cohen
    • 1
  • Mona T. Bray
    • 1
  • Marcia L. Lightbody
    • 1
  1. 1.Development and Engineering CenterU.S. Army Natick ResearchNatickUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1994
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4757-9324-6
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4757-9322-2
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