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Optical Heterodyne Force Microscopy

Kumano, N. and Inagaki, K. and Kolosov, Oleg and Wright, O. B. (1998) Optical Heterodyne Force Microscopy. In: Ultrasonics Symposium, 1998. Proceedings., 1998 IEEE. IEEE, New York, pp. 1269-1272. ISBN 0-7803-4096-5

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Abstract

We present a new technique, Optical Heterodyne Force Microscopy, that allows local probing of photothermally-induced ultrasonic vibrations of a sample surface. We demonstrate with images of a sample of highly-oriented pyrolytic graphite obtained at megahertz optical modulation frequencies that lateral resolution of surface and subsurface variations in thermal properties can be achieved on nanometer scales.

Item Type: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings
Subjects: Q Science > QC Physics
Departments: Faculty of Science and Technology > Physics
ID Code: 57437
Deposited By: ep_importer_pure
Deposited On: 09 Oct 2012 09:11
Refereed?: No
Published?: Published
Last Modified: 10 Apr 2014 01:24
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URI: http://eprints.lancs.ac.uk/id/eprint/57437

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