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Using Light To Probe The Nano-world And The Bricks Of Life

Scanning probe microscopies

Applications of Scanning Ion Conductance Microscopy (SICM) in cytomechanics

A current challenge in the life sciences is to understand how biological systems change their structural, biophysical and chemical properties to adjust functionality. Cellular responses to mechanical … Read more

Development of a Scanning Ion Conductance Microscope (SICM) prototype with AFM and optical modules

The SICM microscope works with ionic solution, and can perform imaging of biological samples without mechanical interaction. By suitably varying the hydrostatic pressure present at the mouth of the ca… Read more

Integrated Platform for the European Research Infrastructure ON Cultural Heritage (IPERION CH)

IPERION CH at a glance. The IPERION CH consortium is determined to take up the challenge outlined in the Horizon 2020 – Work Programme 2014-2015 for European research infrastructures, which calls fo… Read more

Thin Film Properties on the Nanoscale: from Polymers to Ferroelectrics

The scientific investigations of thin films are a very fascinating subject regarding the properties of confined matter. These studies are also very important for a range of nanotechnology applications… Read more

Ultrasonic Force Microscopy (UFM): Nanomechanics and Subsurface Detection

Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) was introduced around 30 years ago to investigate solid surfaces with nanoscale resolution [1]. It started with simply measuring the topography and then it was extended t… Read more