Marcio Luis Ferreira Nascimento: Lendo a natureza, tateando átomos
Correio da Bahia
1947, alemão) e Heinrich Rohrer (1933 - 2013, suíço), ao trabalharem no Laboratório de Pesquisa da IBM de Zurique em Rüschlikon, Suíça, intitulado “Scanning Tunneling Microscopy” (STM, que pode ser traduzido por “Microscopia de Tunelamento com ...
In March 1986, the atomic force microscope (AFM) was introduced by Gerd Binnig, Calvin Quate and Christoph Gerber with a paper in the journal Physical Review Letters titled simply 'Atomic force microscope'. ... first been successfully tested at IBM's ...
Nano-cartography: knowing where to look
... the most famous developments in nanoscale mapping were the focus of the 1986 Nobel Prize in physics almost 30 years ago: the development of electron microscopy by Ernst Ruska and scanning tunnelling microscopy by Gerd Binnig and Heinrich Rohrer.
In the 1930s Max Ruska was one of two German scientists to improve resolution by developing the electron microscope, which scrutinises objects not with light but with electrons accelerated in a vacuum. The way the objects ... In 1981 Rohrer and Binnig ...