Lateral Force Microscopy

  • Shiho MoriguchiEmail author


In lateral force microscopy, not only the topographic image of the sample surface but also the distribution image of the lateral force in the same area can be gotten simultaneously.


Lateral force Friction force Dynamic friction coefficient Topography 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Shimadzu Techno-Research, INCKyotoJapan

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