Technology

If you have questions about how a scanning electron microscope (SEM) works or what an atomic force microscope (AFM) is, these pages have your answers! Read on to learn about surface analysis techniques including SEM, AFM, profilometry and mechanical testing.


 

Scanning Electron Microscopy
Scanning Electron Microscopy

How does Electron Microscopy work?

Atomic Force Microscopy
Atomic Force Microscopy

How does AFM work?

Scanning Tunneling Microscopy
Scanning Tunneling Microscopy

How does scanning tunneling microscopy work?

Optical Profilometry
Optical Profilometry

What is an optical profiler?

Mechanical Testing
Mechanical Testing

What is nanoindentation, microhardness & mechanical testing?