Atomic Force Microscopy

News Atomic Force Microscopy

  • Developing new techniques to improve atomic force microscopy

    Researchers at the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology have developed a new method to improve the detection ability of nanoscale chemical imaging using atomic force microscopy. These improvements reduce the noise that is associated with the microscope, increasing the precision and more

  • Breaking down stubborn cellulose in time lapse

    Researchers at TU Graz in Austria have for the first time ever succeeded in visualizing at the single-molecule level the processes involved in a biological nanomachine, known as the cellulosome, as it degrades crystalline cellulose. The fundamental insights thus obtained could support sustainable co more

  • David Alsteens Receives 2019 Heinrich Emanuel Merck Award for Analytical Science

    Merck presented Professor David Alsteens (33), Catholic University of Louvain (UCLovain), Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium with the 2019 Heinrich Emanuel Merck Award for Analytical Science. The award ceremony took place during the analytical conference Euroanalysis at Istanbul University in Turkey. “With h more

All news on atomic force microscopy

Videos Atomic Force Microscopy

Nuclear Pores Captured on Film

Zooming into a nuclear pore complex using a high-speed atomic force microscope reveals the selectivity barrier that filters the traffic of molecules passing between the cytoplasm and nucleus in eukaryotic cells. This is comprised of intrinsically disordered proteins known as FG Nucleoporins that ... more

Your browser is not current. Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 does not support some functions on Chemie.DE