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Glossary terms about Probe Microscopes

Probe Microscopes
Set of microscopy approaches which use a sharp probe held within nanometres of a sample. The microscopes can determine what the samples look like and also measure interaction forces.

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AFM calibration methods
AFM imaging of surfaces
AFM probe modification
L., et al. High-yield assembly of individual single-walled carbon nanotube tips for scanning probe microscopes Journal of Physical Chemistry B 105 (4): 743-746, 2001. 
Force distance spectroscopy
The success of STM gave birth to a large family of instruments generally referred to as Scanning probe microscopes (SPM). 
Scanning Tunneling Microscopy (STM)
STM is the oldest of the scanning probe microscopes and involves bringing an atomically sharp tip within a couple of nanometres of the sample. 
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