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Contrast mechanisms on nanoscale subsurface imaging in ultrasonic afm: scattering of ultrasonic waves and contact stiffness of the tip–sample. A number of afm image artifacts are illustrated and some hints to reduce them are by using the tapping or non-contact afm operation mode phd thesis. Uncertainty quanti cation in calibration of afm probes due to non-uniform cantilevers hendrik frentrup under the guidance of prof matthew s allen , phd.
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