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Glossary terms about Height Image

Height Image
Image obtained keeping the separation between the sample and probe constant.

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It is difficult to give exact gain values since each AFM system will have different scaling factors for these parameters, but another general rule is that for relatively rough samples the gains should be higher than for smooth samples.  
Image Scanning and feedback parameter optimisation - scan rate
Figure 19a is the height image while Figure 19b is a representative cross section of the surface. 
Set-point - contact mode
double tipping.