2nd Workshop on Characterization and Analysis of Nanomaterials, University of Aveiro, Portugal July 7, 2020

Atomic force microscopy (AFM)

Coordinator: Dr. Igor Bdikin
Nanoengineering Research Group, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Aveiro, Portugal


Coordinator: Dr. Denis Alikin
School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, Ural Federal University, Ekaterinburg, Russia
Department of Physics & CICECO – Aveiro Institute of Materials, University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal


  • AFM principles
  • AFM techniques
  • AFM modes

Atomic force microscopy (AFM) use as a powerful and universal tool for probing nanoscale phenomena in materials on the nanometer and micrometer scales.