Some articles on scanning probe microscopy, scanning probe, scanning, microscopy:
... See also scanning probe microscope The 1980s saw the development of the first scanning probe microscopes ... The first was the scanning tunneling microscope in 1981, developed by Gerd Binnig and Heinrich Rohrer ...
... Ultrasonic Force Microscopy (UFM) has been developed in order to improve the details and image contrast on "flat" areas of interest where AFM images are limited in contrast ... limitation of wavelength that occurs in acoustic microscopy ... Ultrasonic force microscopy allows the local mapping of elasticity in atomic force microscopy by the application of ultrasonic vibration to the cantilever or sample ...
Famous quotes containing the words scanning and/or probe:
“You could see his sunglasses scanning those faces as they passed, and he must have decided that Rikkis was the one he was waiting for, the wild card and the luck changer. The new one.”
—William Gibson (b. 1948)
“The Indian resists curiosity by a stony silence. The Negro offers a featherbed resistance. That is, we let the probe enter, but it never comes out. It gets smothered under a lot of laughter and pleasantries.”
—Zora Neale Hurston (18911960)