TITLE

Effects of air damping in noncontact resonant force microscopy

AUTHOR(S)
Leveque, G.; Girard, P.; Belaidi, S.; Solal, G. Cohen
PUB. DATE
November 1997
SOURCE
Review of Scientific Instruments;Nov97, Vol. 68 Issue 11, p4137
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the action of viscous forces on the motion of an atomic force microscope cantilever operating in resonant mode in air. Approximation of the vibration of a V-shaped cantilever in the air; Damping factor that is distance dependent; Expressions for various damping forces.
ACCESSION #
4320584

 

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