Atomic Force Microscope System - Bruker Dimension Icon with ScanAsyst ®

The Atomic Force Microscope System - Bruker Dimension Icon with ScanAsyst® for scanning probe microscopy is capable of nanoscale surface topography and morphology measurements of a range of different surface types producing high resolution, three-dimensional images by scanning a sharp probe over the sample surface.


  • NanoScope® Scanning Probe Microscope (SPM) control station
  • NanoScope® analysis software
  • Display and capture up to eight images simultaneously
  • Integrated acoustic and vibration isolation enclosure
  • 210mm vacuum sample chuck
  • Regular contact mode and tapping mode with f0 = 300 kHz
  • Peak Force QNM software maps nano-mechanical properties while simultaneously imaging sample topography at high resolution
  • Probe tip resolution ~ 5 nm
  • New AFM probes for sale


Materials Characterization Laboratory
Furnas Hall room #109/110
University at Buffalo North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260


Category D Rates

  • Internal Academic: $25 per hour
  • External Academic: $45 per hour
  • Industry: $100 per hour
For general inquiries, contact:

Donald J. Goralski
Director, Shared Instrumentation Laboratories
(716) 645-5151

For technical inquiries, contact:

Zongmin (Shirley) Bei, PhD
Senior Research Support Specialist
Shared Instrumentation Laboratories (716) 645-5165