AFM microscopy

All the articles in our blog about AFM microscopy

Thursday, March 12, 2020
Cypher VRS video-rate AFM - Webinar - Visualizing Biomolecular Reactions and Assemblies

The first and only full-featured video-rate AFM

Video-rate atomic force microscopy as a tool for single molecule biochemistry and biophysics

Join us Tuesday, March 17
08:00 PDT / 11:00 EDT / 15:00 BST / 16:00 CEST


Friday, January 31, 2020
Side view of an RMN AFM probe

Rocky Mountain Nanotechnology, LLC, is the only company that manufactures and sells ultra-sharp, solid platinum and platinum-iridium AFM probes, for high resolution electrical measurements. These probes can be used in various modes, including tapping and contact...

Monday, November 18, 2019
AFM Shows How Graphene Slips Under Strain

The ultra-low surface friction of graphene and other 2D materials offers exciting possibilities for nano-thin lubricants in next-generation MEMS and NEMS devices. The ability to actively control, and preferably minimize, friction would help realize the full potential of this application. In this...

Thursday, October 3, 2019
Probing Nanoscale Structure & Properties of Polymers: Advances in Atomic Force Microscopy

Live Webinar: October 16  16:00 BST / 11:00 EDT / 08:00 PDT / 17:00 CEST

Today’s characterization tools must provide information at scales down to micro- or even nanometer dimensions. This expert webinar will explore how atomic force microscopes (AFMs) are uniquely...

Tuesday, April 2, 2019
New video! Performance of unique CPEM™ technique

Nanovision has brought the analysis and characterisation of graphene and 2D materials to the next level...

Check out this new video presenting the analysis of 2Dmaterials using the Nenovision AFM LiteScope in SEM!


Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Free Webinar - R9plus SPM Controller from RHK Technology

Join us Tuesday, March 26 (Americas), Wednesday, March 27 (Europe), or Thursday, March 28 (Asia and Australia) for a webinar on the unique capabilities of the R9plus SPM Controller and its applications in the field of nano-optics. (Note, please feel free to attend...

Friday, March 15, 2019

Oxford Instruments Asylum Research announces the new Jupiter XR Atomic Force Microscope (AFM), the first and only large-sample AFM to offer both high-speed imaging and extended range in a single scanner. Jupiter provides complete 200...

Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Nenovision LiteScope™ - A unique AFM accessory for SEM

Discover this unique technology for electron microscopy

Easy integration and the combination of both Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) and Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) enable complex 3D sample analysis. That's the revolutionary technology of LiteScope™.


Tuesday, June 20, 2017
High Definiton Kelvin Force Microscopy - BIMODAL HD-KFM

Electric characterization with the atomic force microscope has an increasing demand among the AFM community to solve new research topics in nanotechnology like energy harvesting, polymer or organic based electronics, or new advances in the semiconductor industry...

Monday, June 5, 2017

We are pleased to announce that we will be present at the "3rd BOLOGNA SPM WORKSHOP - SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY AND SPECTROSCOPY FOR MINERAL, BIOLOGICAL AND MATERIAL SCIENCES", on July 14, 2017 - Bologna.
The workshop will be held at the Dept. of Biological, Geological and Environmental...

Wednesday, April 5, 2017
AFM Trade-In Operation - Get a percentage discount on the purchase of an AFM microscope Nano-Observer

Exchange your old equipment and get a percentage discount on the purchase of an AFM microscope Nano-Observer!

The Nano-Observer AFM microscope is 5 years old! To celebrate, CSI with Schaefer are offering up to 30% discount on the purchase of a new Nano-Observer when you...

Monday, September 5, 2016
PanScan Freedom Cryogen-Free LT AFM / STM

Schaefer is pleased to present you a long interview with Mr Craig Wall, PhD, Director of Marketing at RHK Technology. Mr Wall in this interview talks to about the new awarding winning PanScan Freedom Cryogen-Free afm spm low temp system and the high level performance it...

Tuesday, August 2, 2016
Park Systems Logo

Schaefer South-East Europe is happy to announce that Park Systems has just received a very important award from Frost & Sullivan. The most important innovation involves their proprietary SmartScan™ technology that allows any researcher to make high...

Wednesday, June 22, 2016
Nano-Observer AFM Microscope Euro 2016 Challenge!

Follow the Euro 2016 with CSI and Win Prizes!

Join CSI for football and AFM: Predict the Euro 2016 winners from the Quarter-Final round to the Final, and win prizes from CSI!

Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Beetle AFM - RHK Technology

Here is a movie RHK made some days ago with the Beetle UHV750 HV AFM. This system is only turbo pumped. The sample is Si at 500C, measured in contact AFM mode. Each image took about 7 minutes. The acquisition ran for about 24 hours. The low drift is amazing. The...

Tuesday, April 5, 2016
CSI Instruments - AFM Training Courses 2016 - New AFM feature : Magnetic Lateral Force Microscopy

CSInstruments is pleased to announce the CSInstruments Atomic Force Microscopy Training Courses 2016.
It will run from the 10th to 12th May, 2016 and take place at CSInstruments factory: 2 rue de la Terre de Feu - 91940 LES ULIS- FRANCE....

Monday, February 8, 2016
New Mikromasch OPUS AFM - Optimized Positioning Upon Sample

The key feature of OPUS™ is AFM tip visibility: OPUS™ AFM tips are positioned exactly at the end of each cantilever at an angle of 90 degrees, which enables a precise tip positioning on the sample to be measured.

OPUS™ tips are available on all standard cantilever types for all commonly...

Wednesday, October 21, 2015
RHK Technology Cryogen-free PanScan Freedom SPM 9K version

Schaefer and the team at RHK Technology is excited to announce the launch of the new 9K PanScan Freedom System! Customers will now have the option to choose between the 15K and 9K versions of the cryogen-free SPM systems.

Tuesday, October 13, 2015
RHK Technology R9 Control System AFM SPM

Your partner in nanotechnology and innovation leader in SPM control systems welcomes you to join the next webinar in our Coffee Talk webinar series.
Did you know that you can use the R9 controller's flexibility to collect many more measurements in less time? You will be...

Tuesday, September 15, 2015
STM/AFM Microscope Nano-Observer from CSI Instruments, now with touch screen control!

A new video has been uploaded recently on YouTube. It provides a complete overview of the AFM Nano-Observer microscope, manufactured by CSI Instruments. Now this instrument is even easier to use, thanks to the touch screen control. You can operate the...

Tuesday, January 13, 2015
All-diamond AFM Probes - Promo on two probes boxes

Schaefer is proud to offer to their customers a special promo, to evaluate the all-diamond AFM probes NaDia Probes, manufactured by Advanced Diamond Technologies. Those AFM probes are built with a single, monolithic diamond structure. The key...