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Oxford Instruments Asylum Research Hosts a Webinar October 21st: “There’s No Other AFM Like Cypher™: Recent Technological Advances”

Oxford Instruments launches 3rd annual Indian nanotechnology seminars in Kolkata and Delhi - sharing expertise with Nanotechnology researchers in India

Measure Both Elastic and Viscous Properties with AFM Using Asylum Research’s Exclusive AM-FM Viscoelastic Mapping Mode

Oxford Instruments Asylum Research Receives the 2014 Microscopy Today Innovation Award for blueDrive Photothermal Excitation

Oxford Instruments Asylum Research and the Center for Nanoscale Systems at Harvard University Present a Workshop on AFM Nanomechanical and Nanoelectrical Characterization, Aug. 21-22

Oxford Instruments Asylum Research Opens an Atomic Force Microscopy Demonstration Lab in Mumbai, India

Oxford Instruments Asylum Research Introduces the MFP-3D Infinity™ AFM Featuring Powerful New Capabilities and Stunning High Performance

Win an iPad with Your Best Asylum Research AFM Images

Asylum Research Hosts a Webinar on March 20:
“Atomic Force Microscopy Imaging and Nanomechanics with blueDrive™ Photothermal Excitation”

Asylum Research Announces Scanning Microwave Impedance Microscopy for Nanoscale Mapping of Permittivity and Conductivity on Any Material

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New Application Notes, Datasheets, and Articles

AM-FM Viscoelastic Mapping Mode

blueDrive™ Photothermal Exicitation

Contact Resonance Viscoelastic Mapping Mode

GetReal™ Automated Probe Calibration

Graphene and other low-dimensional materials

Measuring Surface Roughness with Atomic Force Microscopy

NanomechPro™ Toolkit

Overview of AFM tools for electrical characterization

Scanning Microwave Impedance Microscopy (sMIM)


Workshops, Talks and Tutorials

MRS Fall, Dec. 2-4, Boston, MA

Technical Talks, Tues., Dec. 2:

"Contact Resonance AFM in Air and Liquid Using blueDrive™ Photothermal Actuation", 11:15-11:30pm, Marta Kocun

"Quantitative Elastic Measurements of High Modulus Materials with Tapping/AM-FM Mode", 2:00-2:15pm, Marta Kocun

"The Role of the Cantilever in Qualitative and Quantitative Electromechanical Microscopies", 3:45-4:00pm, Roger Proksch

Symposium Talks, Thurs. Dec 4, Hynes Room 108:

"Advances in Imaging and Quantification of Electrical Properties at the Nanoscale Using Scanning Microwave Impedance Microscopy (sMIM)", 11:00 AM, Stuart  Friedman, PrimeNano

"Imaging Nanoscale Objects in Liquid-Filled Cells with Near-Field Microwave Microscopy", 11:15 AM, Alexander Tselev, ORNL

Nanoenergy and Nanosystems 2014, Dec. 9, 2014, Beijing, China

"Electrochemical Strain Microscopy (ESM) for Energy Storage Materials Analysis", 16:50-17:05, S2-315, Peng Cheng

For additional details, see our events page


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