By Bharat Bhushan, Harald Fuchs, Masahiko Tomitori
The luck of the Springer sequence utilized Scanning Probe equipment I–VII and the quickly increasing actions in scanning probe improvement and purposes all over the world made it a average step to assemble additional speci c ends up in the elds of improvement of scanning probe microscopy concepts (Vol. VIII), characterization (Vol. IX), and biomimetics and commercial functions (Vol. X). those 3 volumes supplement the former set of volumes less than the topic issues and provides perception into the hot paintings of best experts of their respective elds. Following the culture of the sequence, the chapters are prepared round thoughts, characterization and biomimetics and commercial functions. quantity VIII makes a speciality of novel scanning probe strategies and the certainty of tip/sample interactions. issues comprise close to eld imaging, complicated AFM, s- cializedscanningprobemethodsinlifesciencesincludingnewselfsensingcantilever platforms, combos of AFM sensors and scanning electron and ion microscopes, calibration equipment, frequency modulation AFM for program in beverages, Kelvin probe strength microscopy, scanning capacitance microscopy, and the size of electric shipping homes on the nanometer scale. Vol. IX makes a speciality of characterization of fabric surfaces together with structural in addition to neighborhood mechanical characterization, and molecular platforms. the amount covers a large spectrum of STM/AFM investigations together with fullerene layers, strength spectroscopy for probing fabric houses normally, organic lms .and cells, epithelial and endothelial layers, clinical similar structures reminiscent of amyloidal aggregates, phospholipid monolayers, inorganic lms on aluminium and copper - ides,tribological characterization, mechanical houses ofpolymernanostructures, technical polymers, and close to eld optics.
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287 Subject Index . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 331 Contents – Volume VI 11 12 13 Scanning Tunneling Microscopy of Physisorbed Monolayers: From Self-Assembly to Molecular Devices Thomas Müller . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 Tunneling Electron Spectroscopy Towards Chemical Analysis of Single Molecules Tadahiro Komeda . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31 STM Studies on Molecular Assembly at Solid/Liquid Interfaces Ryo Yamada, Kohei Uosaki . . .
327 The Science of Beauty on a Small Scale. Nanotechnologies Applied to Cosmetic Science Gustavo Luengo, Frédéric Leroy . . . . . . . . . . 363 Part III Industrial Applications 13 SPM Manipulation and Modifications and Their Storage Applications Sumio Hosaka . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 389 Super Density Optical Data Storage by Near-Field Optics Jun Tominaga . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 429 Capacitance Storage Using a Ferroelectric Medium and a Scanning Capacitance Microscope (SCM) Ryoichi Yamamoto .
135 Application of Atom-resolved Scanning Tunneling Microscopy in Catalysis Research Jeppe Vang Lauritsen, Ronny T. Vang, Flemming Besenbacher . . 197 26 Nanostructuration and Nanoimaging of Biomolecules for Biosensors Claude Martelet, Nicole Jaffrezic-Renault, Yanxia Hou, Abdelhamid Errachid, François Bessueille . . . . . . . 225 27 Applications of Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy (SECM) Gunther Wittstock, Malte Burchardt, Sascha E. Pust . . . . 259 Nanomechanical Characterization of Structural and Pressure-Sensitive Adhesives Martin Munz, Heinz Sturm .