Chapter 4. Manipulation of Atoms and Atom Clusters on the Nanoscale

  1. N. John DiNardo

Published Online: 24 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527615957.ch4

Nanoscale Characterization of Surfaces and Interfaces

Nanoscale Characterization of Surfaces and Interfaces

How to Cite

DiNardo, N. J. (1994) Manipulation of Atoms and Atom Clusters on the Nanoscale, in Nanoscale Characterization of Surfaces and Interfaces, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527615957.ch4

Author Information

  1. Department of Physics and Atmospheric Science, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 26 MAY 1994

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527292479

Online ISBN: 9783527615957

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Keywords:

  • manipulation of atoms;
  • atom clusters;
  • nanoscale;
  • tip-Induced lateral motion of atoms;
  • nanoscale chemical modification

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Transfer of Atoms and Atom Clusters Between Tip and Sample

  • Tip-Induced Lateral Motion of Atoms on Surfaces

  • Nanoscale Modification by Tip-Induced Local Electron-Stimulated Desorption

  • Nanoscale Chemical Modification

  • High-Temperature Nanofabrication

  • Nanoscale Surface Modification Using the AFM

  • Towards Nanoscale Devices