TITLE

Method to characterize the vibrational response of a beetle type scanning tunneling microscope

AUTHOR(S)
Behler, Stefan; Rose, Mark K.; Ogletree, D. Frank; Salmeron, Miquel
PUB. DATE
January 1997
SOURCE
Review of Scientific Instruments;Jan1997, Vol. 68 Issue 1, p124
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes a method for analyzing the external vibrations and intrinsic mechanical resonances affecting scanning probe microscopes by using the microscope as an accelerometer. Resonance modes of the beetle type scanning tunneling microscope (STM) head; Tunnel current noise measurements; Accelerometer measurements.
ACCESSION #
5314658

 

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