Image of the Month

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Image of the Month
Posted Date: April 1, 2006
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Microscope:
Home-built Confocal Microscope

Controls:
SPM 1000 Control System

Description:
Fluorescence image of DNA deposited on streptavidin-coated glass surface. The painting “Degas Dancers” by Gina Candelori written with green and red channels using rhodamine green and alexa 647-labeled DNA with 1 micron pixels.

Kit T. Rodolfa, Andreas Bruckbauer, Dejian Zhou, Yuri E. Korchev, and David Klenerman – University of Cambridge and Imperial College London

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Image of the Month
Posted Date: March 1, 2006
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Microscope: RHK UHV 400 STM (Now UHV 700)
Controls: SPM 1000 Control System

Self-Assembling Nano Corrals Study reveals spontaneous reactions that alter surface electronic properties.

Courtesy of: 
John Polanyi, Sergey Dobrin, K. Rajamma Harikumar and Peter Sloan

University of Toronto

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Image of the Month
Posted Date: February 1, 2006
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Microscope: USM-1300
Controls: SPM 1000

STS data on Si(111) at 4K numerically differentiated to obtain dI/dV as a functon of position.

Courtesy of:
Masanori Ono and
Yukio Hasegawa
University of Tokyo

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Image of the Month
Posted Date: January 1, 2006
institution

Microscope:
Homebuilt UHV STM
Controls:
SPM 1000

Description:
STM was used to characterize self-assembled monolayers (SAMs) of octanethiol on Au(111), created using vapor deposition at elevated temperatures and ambient pressure.

Courtesy of:
A. Deering, S. Van Lue, S Kandel –
University of Notre Dame

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