AE 523 A - Nanoscale Contact Mechanics
Short- and long-range dipole and electronic interactions; particle- and surface-force interactions; contact mechanics of rigid and nonrigid media; continuum adhesion models; principles of Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM); artifacts and remedies in AFM imaging; force and scale calibration; dynamics of AC-AFM imaging; force spectroscopy; instrumented nanoindentation. Course Information: Prerequisite: TAM 451 or TAM 551.
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Course Level: Graduate