Time-Resolved Scanning Tunneling Microscopy

  • Hidemi ShigekawaEmail author


Since the invention of scanning tunneling microscopy (STM) in 1982, the addition of high time resolution to STM has been the most challenging issue, and various time-resolved STM (TR-STM) methods have been considered and developed (Terada et al. in J Phys Condens Matter 22:264008–264015, 2010, Loth et al. in Science 329:1628–1630, 2010 [1, 2]).


STM Ultrashort pulse laser Ultrafast phenomena Optical pump-probe STM THz-STM 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Pure and Applied SciencesUniversity of TsukubaTsukubaJapan

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