Scanning Probe Microscopy in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 2

  • Bharat Bhushan

Part of the NanoScience and Technology book series (NANO)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxvi
  2. Scanning Probe Microscopy Techniques

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Ali Fatih Sarioglu, Olav Solgaard
      Pages 3-37
    3. Sissi de Beer, Dirk van den Ende, Daniel Ebeling, Frieder Mugele
      Pages 39-58
    4. Alexandra Nafari, Johan Angenete, Krister Svensson, Anke Sanz-Velasco, Håkan Olin
      Pages 59-99
    5. Kiejin Lee, Harutyun Melikyan, Arsen Babajanyan, Barry Friedman
      Pages 135-171
    6. Guido Paolicelli, Massimo Rovatti, Sergio Valeri
      Pages 173-194
  3. Characterization

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 195-195
    2. Yuki Suzuki, Masatoshi Yokokawa, Shige H. Yoshimura, Kunio Takeyasu
      Pages 217-246
    3. Filippo Giannazzo, Vito Raineri, Emanuele Rimini
      Pages 247-285
    4. J. K. Garleff, J. M. Ulloa, P. M. Koenraad
      Pages 321-353
    5. Emanuele Cavaliere, Stefano Agnoli, Gaetano Granozzi, Luca Gavioli
      Pages 415-437
    6. Germaine Djuidjé Kenmoé, Timoléon Crépin Kofané
      Pages 533-549
    7. Michael Nosonovsky, Bharat Bhushan
      Pages 551-571
    8. Michael Nosonovsky, Seung-Ho Yang, Huan Zhang
      Pages 573-586
  4. Industrial Applications

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 587-587
    2. Markus Kastner, Christian Rankl, Andreas Ebner, Philipp D. Pollheimer, Stefan Howorka, Hermann J. Gruber et al.
      Pages 589-643
    3. Valeria Chiono, Emiliano Descrovi, Susanna Sartori, Piergiorgio Gentile, Mirko Ballarini, Fabrizio Giorgis et al.
      Pages 645-689
    4. J. P. Carmo, L. M. Gonçalves, J. H. Correia
      Pages 791-812
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 813-816

About this book


This book presents the physical and technical foundation of the state of the art in applied scanning probe techniques. It constitutes a timely and comprehensive overview of SPM applications. The chapters in this volume relate to scanning probe microscopy techniques, characterization of various materials and structures and typical industrial applications, including topographic and dynamical surface studies of thin-film semiconductors, polymers, paper, ceramics, and magnetic and biological materials. The chapters are written by leading researchers and application scientists from all over the world and from various industries to provide a broader perspective.


BioMEMS/NEMS Biomimetics techinques MEMS/NEMS Nanotechnology and nanosciences Scanning probe microscopy

Editors and affiliations

  • Bharat Bhushan
    • 1
  1. 1.Nanoprobe Lab. Bio- & Nanotechnology &, Biomimetics (NLB²)Ohio State UniversityColumbusUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2011
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Chemistry and Materials Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-10496-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-10497-8
  • Series Print ISSN 1434-4904
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