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Title

The new FAST module: A portable and transparent add-on module for time-resolved investigations with commercial scanning probe microscopes

AuthorsDri, Carlo; Panighel, Mirko ; Tiemann, Daniel; Patera, Laerte L.; Troiano, Giulia; Fukamori, Yves; Knoller, Fabian; Lechner, Barbara A.J.; Cautero, Giuseppe; Giuressi, Dario; Comelli, Giovanni; Fraxedas, J. ; Africh, Cristina; Esch, Friedrich
KeywordsFastSTM
Scanning tunneling microscopy
Atomic force microscopy
Scanning probe microscopy
Issue Date2019
PublisherElsevier
CitationUltramicroscopy 205: 49-56 (2019)
AbstractTime resolution is one of the most severe limitations of scanning probe microscopies (SPMs), since the typical image acquisition times are in the order of several seconds or even few minutes. As a consequence, the characterization of dynamical processes occurring at surfaces (e.g. surface diffusion, film growth, self-assembly and chemical reactions) cannot be thoroughly addressed by conventional SPMs. To overcome this limitation, several years ago we developed a first prototype of the FAST module, an add-on instrument capable of driving a commercial scanning tunneling microscope (STM) at and beyond video rate frequencies. Here we report on a fully redesigned version of the FAST module, featuring improved performance and user experience, which can be used both with STMs and atomic force microscopes (AFMs), and offers additional capabilities such as an atom tracking mode. All the new features of the FAST module, including portability between different commercial instruments, are described in detail and practically demonstrated.
Publisher version (URL)https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ultramic.2019.05.010
URIhttp://hdl.handle.net/10261/201131
DOI10.1016/j.ultramic.2019.05.010
ISSN0304-3991
E-ISSN1879-2723
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