Workshop on Geometric aspects of the Quantum Hall Effect

Cologne | December 14 - 18, 2015 

Institute for Theoretical Physics | University of Cologne Conference
Conference room 0.03

The goal of the Workshop is to bring together physicists and mathematicians, working in Quantum Hall
and neighbouring fields.

For more information please see: Workshop on Geometric aspects of the Quantum Hall Effect



AFM Tutorial

Nanostructure Characterization by Atomic Force Microscopy

Christian Teichert | Institute of Physics, Montanuniversität Leoben, Austria


11/12 September 2014 | 1 pm?–?5 pm

Seminar room
II. Physical Institute


11th september

• Introduction
• Quantitative roughness analysis
• Morphological analysis of inorganic and organic nanostructure arrays
• Frequent problems in imaging and image analysis
• Friction force and transverse shear microscopy, mapping of adhession
   forces with functionalized probes 
• Nanomechanical characterization by AFM

12th september

• Electrical characterization on the nanometer scale by C-AFM, KPFM, photoconductivity, ...
• Magnetic Force Microscopy
• Discussion of specific AFM problems of the participants