NanoScience and Technology

Applied Scanning Probe Methods X

Biomimetics and Industrial Applications

Editors: Bhushan, Bharat, Fuchs, Harald, Tomitori, Masahiko (Eds.)

  • First book summarizing the state-of-the-art of this technique
  • Real industrial applications included
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The success of the Springer Series Applied Scanning Probe Methods I–VII and the rapidly expanding activities in scanning probe development and applications worldwide made it a natural step to collect further speci c results in the elds of development of scanning probe microscopy techniques (Vol. VIII), characterization (Vol. IX), and biomimetics and industrial applications (Vol. X). These three volumes complement the previous set of volumes under the subject topics and give insight into the recent work of leading specialists in their respective elds. Following the tradition of the series, the chapters are arranged around techniques, characterization and biomimetics and industrial applications. Volume VIII focuses on novel scanning probe techniques and the understanding of tip/sample interactions. Topics include near eld imaging, advanced AFM, s- cializedscanningprobemethodsinlifesciencesincludingnewselfsensingcantilever systems, combinations of AFM sensors and scanning electron and ion microscopes, calibration methods, frequency modulation AFM for application in liquids, Kelvin probe force microscopy, scanning capacitance microscopy, and the measurement of electrical transport properties at the nanometer scale. Vol. IX focuses on characterization of material surfaces including structural as well as local mechanical characterization, and molecular systems. The volume covers a broad spectrum of STM/AFM investigations including fullerene layers, force spectroscopy for probing material properties in general, biological lms .and cells, epithelial and endothelial layers, medical related systems such as amyloidal aggregates, phospholipid monolayers, inorganic lms on aluminium and copper - ides,tribological characterization, mechanical properties ofpolymernanostructures, technical polymers, and near eld optics.

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  • Gecko Feet: Natural Attachment Systems for Smart Adhesion-Mechanism, Modeling, and Development of Bio-Inspired Materials

    Bhushan, Bharat (et al.)

    Pages 1-61

  • Carrier Transport in Advanced Semiconductor Materials

    Giannazzo, Filippo (et al.)

    Pages 63-103

  • Visualization of Fixed Charges Stored in Condensed Matter and Its Application to Memory Technology

    Cho, Yasuo

    Pages 105-130

  • Applications of Scanning Probe Methods in Chemical Mechanical Planarization

    Kasai, Toshi (et al.)

    Pages 131-151

  • Scanning Probe Microscope Application for Single Molecules in a π-Conjugated Polymer Toward Molecular Devices Based on Polymer Chemistry

    Shinohara, Ken-ichi

    Pages 153-182

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Applied Scanning Probe Methods X
Book Subtitle
Biomimetics and Industrial Applications
Editors
  • Bharat Bhushan
  • Harald Fuchs
  • Masahiko Tomitori
Series Title
NanoScience and Technology
Copyright
2008
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-540-74085-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-540-74085-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-540-74084-1
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-09342-5
Series ISSN
1434-4904
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
LIX, 427
Topics