Force Microscopy


Maoz Ovadia, Jessie Zhang

Instrument Design

photo of Force Microscope
Fig. 1 Photo of force microscope.

We have constructed a custom variable temperature force microscope with the following features:

The principle advantage of this instrument is its flexibility; we can utilize a variety of scanning probe measurements to study different interactions with the sample.
labeled photo of entire Force Microscope system
Fig. 2 Photo of force microscope setup, including vibration isolation.