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Force Calibrations in the Nanonewton Regime



Lowell P. Howard, E C. Teague


An instrument is described which is shown capable of making preliminary measurements of nanonewton forces. A technique is described which allows absolute calibrations of small forces to be made in terms of electrical measurements.
Proceedings Title
Proceedings of American Society for Precision Engineering
Conference Dates
October 2-7, 1994
Conference Location
Cincinnati, OH


AFM, force calibration, nanonewton


Howard, L. and Teague, E. (1994), Force Calibrations in the Nanonewton Regime, Proceedings of American Society for Precision Engineering, Cincinnati, OH (Accessed July 13, 2024)


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Created January 1, 1994, Updated February 19, 2017