© 1992

Scanning Tunneling Microscopy I

General Principles and Applications to Clean and Adsorbate-Covered Surfaces

  • Hans-Joachim Güntherodt
  • Roland Wiesendanger

Part of the Springer Series in Surface Sciences book series (SSSUR, volume 20)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XI
  2. R. Wiesendanger, H.-J. Güntherodt
    Pages 1-12
  3. H. Rohrer
    Pages 13-15
  4. Y. Kuk
    Pages 17-37
  5. R. J. Hamers
    Pages 83-129
  6. R. Wiesendanger, D. Anselmetti
    Pages 131-179
  7. S. Chiang
    Pages 181-205
  8. P. J. M. van Bentum, H. van Kempen
    Pages 207-242
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 243-246

About this book


Scanning Tunneling Microscopy I provides a unique introduction to a novel and fascinating technique that produces beautiful images of nature on an atomic scale. It is the first of three volumes that together offer a comprehensive treatment of scanning tunneling microscopy, its diverse applications, and its theoretical treatment. In this volume the reader will find a detailed description of the technique itself and of its applications to metals, semiconductors, layered materials, adsorbed molecules and superconductors. In addition to the many representative results reviewed, extensive references to original work will help to make accessible the vast body of knowledge already accumulated in this field.


Nanotechnologie Nanotechnology Natur Scanned probe microscopies Scanning tunneling microscopy Surface science Tunnelmikroskopie

Editors and affiliations

  • Hans-Joachim Güntherodt
    • 1
  • Roland Wiesendanger
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PhysicsUniversity of BaselBaselSwitzerland

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Scanning Tunneling Microscopy I
  • Book Subtitle General Principles and Applications to Clean and Adsorbate-Covered Surfaces
  • Editors Hans-Joachim Güntherodt
    Roland Wiesendanger
  • Series Title Springer Series in Surface Sciences
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1992
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-540-54308-4
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-642-97345-1
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-642-97343-7
  • Series ISSN 0931-5195
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XII, 246
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Solid State Physics
    Spectroscopy and Microscopy
    Surfaces and Interfaces, Thin Films
    Engineering, general
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