High-Speed Atomic Force Microscopy Imaging of DNA Three-Point-Star Motif Self Assembly Using Photothermal Off-Resonance Tapping

V. Cencen; B. Ghadiani; S. H. Andany; M. Kangul; C. Tekin et al. 

Jove-Journal Of Visualized Experiments


num. 205, p. e66470.

DOI : 10.3791/66470

Advancements in Nanomechanical Characterization and Biomolecular Imaging with Atomic force Microscopy

V. Cencen / Director(s) : G. Fantner 

Lausanne: EPFL


p. 200.

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Data-Driven Methods for Controller Design in Atomic Force Microscopy

N. Asmari Saadabad / Director(s) : G. Fantner; A. Karimi 

Lausanne: EPFL


p. 180.

DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-10016

Open-source microscope add-on for structured illumination microscopy

M. T. M. Hannebelle; E. Raeth; S. M. Leitao; T. Lukes; J. Pospisil et al. 

Nature Communications


Vol. 15 , num. 1, p. 1550.

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Combining thermal scanning probe lithography and dry etching for grayscale nanopattern amplification

B. Erbas; A. Conde-Rubio; X. Liu; J. Pernollet; Z. Wang et al. 

Microsystems & Nanoengineering


Vol. 10 , num. 1, p. 28.

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Enhanced feedback performance in off-resonance AFM modes through pulse train sampling

M. Kangul; N. Asmari; S. H. Andany; M. Penedo; G. E. Fantner 

Beilstein Journal Of Nanotechnology


Vol. 15 , p. 134-143.

DOI : 10.3762/bjnano.15.13

Mechanical morphotype switching as an adaptive response in mycobacteria

H. A. Eskandarian; Y-X. Chen; C. Toniolo; J. M. Belardinelli; Z. Palcekova et al. 

Science Advances


Vol. 10 , num. 1, p. eadh7957.

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Advances in High-Speed, Multiparametric Atomic Force Microscopy

S. H. Andany / Director(s) : G. Fantner 

Lausanne: EPFL


p. 140.

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Nanopore-based scanning system and method

A. Radenovic; G. Fantner; S. Mendes Leitão; V. Navikas 

Patent number(s) :

  • WO2023233345 (A1)


A high-bandwidth voltage amplifier for driving piezoelectric actuators in high-speed atomic force microscopy

S. H. Andany; A. P. Nievergelt; M. Kanguel; D. Ziegler; G. E. Fantner 

Review Of Scientific Instruments


Vol. 94 , num. 9, p. 093703.

DOI : 10.1063/5.0159728

Time-Resolved Scanning Ion Conductance Microscopy and Single-Molecule Spectroscopy

S. Mendes Leitão / Director(s) : G. Fantner 

Lausanne: EPFL


p. 160.

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Advancing atomic force microscopy through open source instrumentation

M. Kangül / Director(s) : G. Fantner 

Lausanne: EPFL


p. 253.

DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-9520

Spatially multiplexed single-molecule translocations through a nanopore at controlled speeds

S. M. Leitao; V. Navikas; H. Miljkovic; B. Drake; S. Marion et al. 

Nature Nanotechnology


DOI : 10.1038/s41565-023-01412-4

Label-Free Long-Term Methods for Live Cell Imaging of Neurons: New Opportunities

Z. Baricevic; Z. Ayar; S. M. Leitao; M. Mladinic; G. E. Fantner et al. 



Vol. 13 , num. 3, p. 404.

DOI : 10.3390/bios13030404

Data-Driven Feedforward Hysteresis Compensation with Genetic Algorithm for Atomic Force Microscope

N. Asmari; M. Kangul; S. H. Andany; A. Karimi; G. E. Fantner 

Proceedings Of The 5Th International Conference On Manipulation, Automation, And Robotics At Small Scales (Marss 2022)


5th International Conference on Manipulation, Automation, and Robotics at Small Scales (MARSS), Toronto, CANADA, Jul 25-29, 2022.

DOI : 10.1109/MARSS55884.2022.9870479

A new versatile hybrid MEMS technology for high sensitivity, fluid proof sensing applications.

M. Neuenschwander / Director(s) : G. Fantner 

Lausanne: EPFL


p. 237.

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Engineering Optically Active Defects in Hexagonal Boron Nitride Using Focused Ion Beam and Water

E. Glushkov; M. Macha; E. Raeth; V. Navikas; N. Ronceray et al. 

Acs Nano


Vol. 16 , num. 3, p. 3695-3703.

DOI : 10.1021/acsnano.1c07086

Time-Resolved Scanning Ion Conductance Microscopy for Three-Dimensional Tracking of Nanoscale Cell Surface Dynamics

S. M. Leitao; B. Drake; K. Pinjusic; X. Pierrat; V. Navikas et al. 

Acs Nano


Vol. 15 , num. 11, p. 17613-17622.

DOI : 10.1021/acsnano.1c05202

Cancer-cell stiffening via cholesterol depletion enhances adoptive T-cell immunotherapy

K. Lei; A. Kurum; M. Kaynak; L. Bonati; Y. Han et al. 

Nature Biomedical Engineering


Vol. 5 , p. 1411–1425.

DOI : 10.1038/s41551-021-00826-6

Kinetic and structural roles for the surface in guiding SAS-6 self-assembly to direct centriole architecture

N. Banterle; A. P. Nievergelt; S. de Buhr; G. N. Hatzopoulos; C. Brillard et al. 

Nature Communications


Vol. 12 , num. 1, p. 6180.

DOI : 10.1038/s41467-021-26329-1

Self-Actuated Polymer-Based Cantilevers With Sharp Silicon Tips For High-Speed Atomic Force Microscopy

M. Neuenschwander; S. H. Andany; M. Kanguel; N. Hosseini; G. E. Fantner 

2021 21St International Conference On Solid-State Sensors, Actuators And Microsystems (Transducers)


21st International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems (Transducers), ELECTR NETWORK, Jun 20-25, 2021.

p. 22-25

DOI : 10.1109/TRANSDUCERS50396.2021.9495715

The role of convolutional neural networks in scanning probe microscopy: a review

I. Azuri; I. Rosenhek-Goldian; N. Regev-Rudzki; G. Fantner; S. R. Cohen 

Beilstein Journal Of Nanotechnology


Vol. 12 , p. 878-901.

DOI : 10.3762/bjnano.12.66

Correlative 3D microscopy of single cells using super-resolution and scanning ion-conductance microscopy

V. Navikas; S. Mendes Leitão; K. S. Grussmayer; A. C. Descloux; B. F. Drake et al. 

Nature Communications


Vol. 12 , num. 1, p. 4565.

DOI : 10.1038/s41467-021-24901-3

Tuning SAS-6 architecture with monobodies impairs distinct steps of centriole assembly

G. N. Hatzopoulos; T. Kuekenshoener; N. Banterle; T. Favez; I. Flueckiger et al. 

Nature Communications


Vol. 12 , num. 1, p. 3805.

DOI : 10.1038/s41467-021-23897-0

Mechanical Properties of Soft Biological Membranes for Organ-on-a-Chip Assessed by Bulge Test and AFM

P. Zamprogno; G. Thoma; V. Cencen; D. Ferrari; B. Putz et al. 

ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering


Vol. 7 , num. 7, p. 2990–2997.

DOI : 10.1021/acsbiomaterials.0c00515

Seeing and Touching the Mycomembrane at the Nanoscale

A. Viljoen; E. Räth; J. D. Mckinney; G. Fantner; Y. F. Dufrêne et al. 

Journal of Bacteriology


Vol. 203 , num. 10, p. e00547-20.

DOI : 10.1128/JB.00547-20

Instruments of change for academic tool development comment

G. E. Fantner; A. C. Oates 

Nature Physics


Vol. 17 , p. 421–424.

DOI : 10.1038/s41567-021-01221-3

High-Throughput Nanocapillary Filling Enabled by Microwave Radiation for Scanning Ion Conductance Microscopy Imaging

V. Navikas; S. M. Leitão; S. Marion; S. J. Davis; B. Drake et al. 

ACS Applied Nano Materials


Vol. 3 , num. 8, p. 7829-7834.

DOI : 10.1021/acsanm.0c01345

Parietal Structures of Escherichia coli Can Impact the D-Cateslytin Antibacterial Activity

F. Quiles̀; D. Barth; O. Peric; G. Fantner; G. Francius 

ACS Chemical Biology


Vol. 15 , num. 10, p. 2801–2814.

DOI : 10.1021/acschembio.0c00622

An atomic force microscope integrated with a helium ion microscope for correlative nanoscale characterization

S. H. Andany; G. Hlawacek; S. Hummel; C. Brillard; M. Kanguel et al. 

Beilstein Journal Of Nanotechnology


Vol. 11 , p. 1272-1279.

DOI : 10.3762/bjnano.11.111

Time-lapse high-resolution microscopy to study the morphogenesis of microorganisms

M. T. M. Hannebelle / Director(s) : G. Fantner; J. McKinney 

Lausanne: EPFL


p. 182.

DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-7200

Volcano-Shaped Scanning Probe Microscopy Probe for Combined Force-Electrogram Recordings from Excitable Cells

B. X. E. Desbiolles; M. T. M. Hannebelle; E. de Coulon; A. Bertsch; S. Rohr et al. 

Nano Letters


Vol. 20 , num. 6, p. 4520-4529.

DOI : 10.1021/acs.nanolett.0c01319

Scratching the Surface: Bacterial Cell Envelopes at the Nanoscale

A. Viljoen; S. J. Foster; G. Fantner; J. K. Hobbs; Y. F. Dufrene 



Vol. 11 , num. 1, p. e03020-19.

DOI : 10.1128/mBio.03020-19

A biphasic growth model for cell pole elongation in mycobacteria

M. T. M. Hannebelle; J. X. Y. Ven; C. Toniolo; H. A. Eskandarian; G. Vuaridel-Thurre et al. 

Nature Communications


Vol. 11 , p. 452.

DOI : 10.1038/s41467-019-14088-z

Overlapping and essential roles for molecular and mechanical mechanisms in mycobacterial cell division

P. D. Odermatt; M. T. M. Hannebelle; H. A. Eskandarian; A. P. Nievergelt; J. D. McKinney et al. 

Nature Physics


Vol. 16 , p. 57–62.

DOI : 10.1038/s41567-019-0679-1

Comparison of Different Precision Pseudo Resistor Realizations in the DC-Feedback of Capacitive Transimpedance Amplifiers

M. Haeberle; D. Djekic; M. Rajabzadeh; G. E. Fantner; K. Lips et al. 

2019 26Th Ieee International Conference On Electronics, Circuits And Systems (Icecs)


26th IEEE International Conference on Electronics, Circuits and Systems (ICECS), Genoa, ITALY, Nov 27-29, 2019.

p. 699-702

DOI : 10.1109/ICECS46596.2019.8965196

Integration of sharp silicon nitride tips into high-speed SU8 cantilevers in a batch fabrication process

N. Hosseini; M. Neuenschwander; O. Peric; S. Andany; J. D. Adams et al. 

Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology


Vol. 10 , p. 2357–2363.

DOI : 10.3762/bjnano.10.226

Batch Fabrication of Multilayer Polymer Cantilevers with Integrated Hard Tips for High-Speed Atomic Force Microscopy

N. Hosseini; O. Peric; M. Neuenschwander; S. Andany; J. D. Adams et al. 

2019 20th International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems & Eurosensors XXXIII (TRANSDUCERS & EUROSENSORS XXXIII)


Transducers & Eurosensors XXXIII, Berlin, Germany, June 23-27, 2019.

DOI : 10.1109/TRANSDUCERS.2019.8808606

A novel microfabrication platform for hybrid multilayer MEMS

N. Hosseini / Director(s) : G. Fantner 

Lausanne: EPFL


p. 191.

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Single-molecule kinetics of pore assembly by the membrane attack complex

E. S. Parsons; G. J. Stanley; A. L. B. Pyne; A. W. Hodel; A. P. Nievergelt et al. 

Nature Communications


Vol. 10 , p. 2066.

DOI : 10.1038/s41467-019-10058-7

Increased drug permeability of a stiffened mycobacterial outer membrane in cells lacking MFS transporter Rv1410 and lipoprotein LprG

M. Hohl; S. Remm; H. A. Eskandarian; M. Dal Molin; F. M. Arnold et al. 

Molecular Microbiology


Vol. 111 , num. 5, p. 1263-1282.

DOI : 10.1111/mmi.14220

Large‐Range HS‐AFM Imaging of DNA Self‐Assembly through In Situ Data‐Driven Control

A. P. Nievergelt; C. M. Kammer; C. Brillard; E. E. Kurisinkal; M. Bastings et al. 

Small Methods


Vol. 3 , p. 1900031.

DOI : 10.1002/smtd.201900031

Time-Lapse Atomic Force Microscopy Reveals New End Take Off (Neto) Dynamics in Mycobacteria

M. T. M. Hannebelle; J. X. Y. Ven; H. A. Eskandarian; C. Toniolo; A. P. D. Nievergelt et al. 

Biophysical Journal


63rd Annual Meeting of the Biophysical-Society, Baltimore, MD, Mar 02-06, 2019.

p. 324A-324A

DOI : 10.1016/j.bpj.2018.11.1757

Detecting topological variations of DNA at single-molecule level

K. Liu; C. Pan; A. Kühn; A. P. Nievergelt; G. Fantner et al. 

Nature Communications


Vol. 10 , p. 3.

DOI : 10.1038/s41467-018-07924-1

An analog high-speed single-cycle lock-in amplifier for next generation AFM experiments

B. Schlecker; A. Nievergelt; M. Ortmanns; G. Fantner; J. Anders 

2018 Ieee Sensors


17th IEEE SENSORS Conference, New Delhi, INDIA, Oct 28-31, 2018.

p. 168-171

DOI : 10.1109/ICSENS.2018.8589857

An integrator-differentiator TIA using a multi-element pseudo-resistor in its DC servo loop for enhanced noise performance

M. Haeberle; D. Djekic; G. E. Fantner; K. Lips; M. Ortmanns et al. 

Esscirc 2018 – Ieee 44Th European Solid State Circuits Conference (Esscirc)


44th IEEE European Solid State Circuits Conference (ESSCIRC), Dresden, GERMANY, Sep 03-06, 2018.

p. 294-297

DOI : 10.1109/ESSCIRC.2018.8494290

Maturing Mycobacterium smegmatis peptidoglycan requires non-canonical crosslinks to maintain shape

C. Baranowski; M. A. Welsh; L-T. Sham; H. A. Eskandarian; H. C. Lim et al. 



Vol. 7 , p. e37516.

DOI : 10.7554/eLife.37516

Monolithic Fabrication of Silicon Nanowires Bridging Thick Silicon Structures

Z. Tasdemir; O. Peric; D. Sacchetto; G. E. Fantner; Y. Leblebici et al. 

Ieee Transactions On Nanotechnology


Vol. 17 , num. 6, p. 1299-1302.

DOI : 10.1109/TNANO.2018.2868712

Air and Water-Stable n-Type Doping and Encapsulation of Flexible MoS2 Devices with SU8

Y-C. Kung; N. Hosseini; D. Dumcenco; G. E. Fantner; A. Kis 

Advanced Electronic Materials


p. 1800492.

DOI : 10.1002/aelm.201800492

A 0.1% THD, 1-M Omega to 1-G Omega Tunable, Temperature-Compensated Transimpedance Amplifier Using a Multi-Element Pseudo-Resistor

D. Djekic; G. Fantner; K. Lips; M. Ortmanns; J. Anders 



Vol. 53 , num. 7, p. 1913-1923.

DOI : 10.1109/JSSC.2018.2820701

Photothermal Off-Resonance Tapping for Rapid and Gentle Atomic Force Imaging of Live Cells

A. P. Nievergelt; C. Brillard; H. A. Eskandarian; J. McKinney; G. Fantner 

International Journal of Molecular Sciences


Vol. 19 , num. 10, p. 2984.

DOI : 10.3390/ijms19102984

High-speed photothermal off-resonance atomic force microscopy reveals assembly routes of centriolar scaffold protein SAS-6

A. P. Nievergelt; N. Banterle; S. H. Andany; P. Gönczy; G. E. Fantner 

Nature Nanotechnology


Vol. 13 , num. 8, p. 696-701.

DOI : 10.1038/s41565-018-0149-4

Advances in High-Speed Atomic Force Microscopy

A. P. Nievergelt / Director(s) : G. Fantner 

Lausanne: EPFL


p. 211.

DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-8653

Reducing uncertainties in energy dissipation measurements in atomic force spectroscopy of molecular networks and cell-adhesion studies

S. Biswas; S. Leitao; Q. Theillaud; B. W. Erickson; G. Fantner 

Scientific Reports


Vol. 8 , num. 1, p. 9390.

DOI : 10.1038/s41598-018-26979-0

Bacterial traps and advances in nanobiotechnology for atomic force microscopy

O. Peric / Director(s) : G. Fantner 

Lausanne: EPFL


p. 152.

DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-8003

Rise time reduction of thermal actuators operated in air and water through optimized pre-shaped open-loop driving

T. Larsen; J. C. Doll; F. Loizeau; N. Hosseini; A. W. Peng et al. 

Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering


Vol. 27 , num. 4, p. 045005.

DOI : 10.1088/1361-6439/aa5fd2

A versatile atomic force microscope integrated with a scanning electron microscope

J. Kreith; T. Strunz; E. J. Fantner; G. E. Fantner; M. J. Cordill 

Review of Scientific Instruments


Vol. 88 , num. 5, p. 053704.

DOI : 10.1063/1.4983317

Division site selection linked to inherited cell surface wave troughs in mycobacteria

H. A. Eskandarian; P. D. Odermatt; J. X. Y. Ven; M. T. M. Hannebelle; A. P. Nievergelt et al. 

Nature Microbiology


Vol. 2 , p. 17094.

DOI : 10.1038/nmicrobiol.2017.94

Microfluidic bacterial traps for simultaneous fluorescence and atomic force microscopy

O. Peric; M. Hannebelle; J. D. Adams; G. E. Fantner 

Nano Research


Vol. 10 , num. 11, p. 3896-3908.

DOI : 10.1007/s12274-017-1604-5

Digitally controlled analog proportional-integral-derivative (PID) controller for high-speed scanning probe microscopy

M. Dukic; V. Todorov; S. Andany; A. P. Nievergelt; C. Yang et al. 

Review of Scientific Instruments


Vol. 88 , num. 12, p. 123712.

DOI : 10.1063/1.5010181

Components for high-speed atomic force microscopy optimized for low phase-lag

A. P. Nievergelt; S. H. Andany; J. D. Adams; M. T. Hannebelle; G. E. Fantner 

2017 IEEE International Conference on Advanced Intelligent Mechatronics (AIM)


2017 IEEE International Conference on Advanced Intelligent Mechatronics (AIM), Munich, Germany, 3-7 July 2017.

p. 731-736

DOI : 10.1109/AIM.2017.8014104

Single-molecule kinetic analysis of HP1-chromatin binding reveals a dynamic network of histone modification and DNA interactions

L. C. Bryan; D. R. Weilandt; A. L. Bachmann; S. Kilic; C. C. Lechner et al. 

Nucleic Acids Research


Vol. 45 , num. 18, p. 10504–10517.

DOI : 10.1093/nar/gkx697

Probing the Morphology and Evolving Dynamics of 3D Printed Nanostructures Using High-Speed Atomic Force Microscopy

C. Yang; R. Winkler; M. Dukic; J. Zhao; H. Plank et al. 

Acs Applied Materials & Interfaces


Vol. 9 , num. 29, p. 24456-24461.

DOI : 10.1021/acsami.7b07762

Data-Driven Controller Design for Atomic-Force Microscopy

C. M. Kammer; A. P. Nievergelt; G. Fantner; A. Karimi 

Proceedings of the 20th IFAC World Congress


20th World Congress of IFAC, Toulouse, France, August 27-30, 2017.

A monolithic MEMS position sensor for closed-loop high-speed atomic force microscopy

N. Hosseini; A. P. Nievergelt; J. D. Adams; V. T. Stavrov; G. E. Fantner 



Vol. 27 , num. 13, p. 135705.

DOI : 10.1088/0957-4484/27/13/135705

Direct-write nanoscale printing of nanogranular tunnelling strain sensors for sub-micrometre cantilevers

M. Dukic; M. Winhold; C. H. Schwalb; J. D. Adams; V. Stavrov et al. 

Nature Communications


Vol. 7 , p. 12487.

DOI : 10.1038/ncomms12487

Design of a high-bandwidth tripod scanner for high speed atomic force microscopy

C. Yang; J. Yan; M. Dukic; N. Hosseini; J. Zhao et al. 



Vol. 38 , num. 6, p. 889-900.

DOI : 10.1002/sca.21338

Method and apparatus of using a scanning probe microscope

G. E. Fantner; J. D. Adams; A. P. Nievergelt 

Patent number(s) :

  • US11112426 (B2)
  • US2018106830 (A1)
  • EP3295186 (A1)
  • WO2016181325 (A1)


Multilayer mems cantilevers

G. E. Fantner; J. D. Adams; N. Hosseini 

Patent number(s) :

  • US10308500 (B2)
  • US2018141801 (A1)
  • EP3298416 (A1)
  • WO2016189451 (A1)


Mechanical and Functional Study of Cell Physiology at the Nanoscale

P. D. Odermatt / Director(s) : G. Fantner 

Lausanne: EPFL


p. 129.

DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-6999

Advances in self-sensing techniques for atomic force microscopy

M. Đukić Pjanić / Director(s) : G. Fantner 

Lausanne: EPFL


p. 124.

DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-6992

Chronic inflammation imposes aberrant cell fate in regenerating epithelia through mechanotransduction

C. S. Nowell; P. D. Odermatt; L. Azzolin; S. Hohnel; E. F. Wagner et al. 

Nature Cell Biology


Vol. 18 , num. 2, p. 168-180.

DOI : 10.1038/ncb3290

Harnessing the damping properties of materials for high-speed atomic force microscopy

J. Adams; B. Erickson; J. Grossenbacher; J. Brugger; A. P. Nievergelt et al. 

Nature Nanotechnology


Vol. 11 , p. 147-151.

DOI : 10.1038/NNANO.2015.254

Piezoresistive AFM cantilevers surpassing standard optical beam deflection in low noise topography imaging

M. Dukic; J. D. Adams; G. E. Fantner 

Scientific Reports


Vol. 5 , num. 1, p. 16393.

DOI : 10.1038/srep16393

Monolithic fabrication of silicon nanowires bridging thick silicon structures

Z. Tasdemir; O. Peric; D. Sacchetto; G. Fantner; Y. Leblebici et al. 

IEEE Nanotechnology Express


Vol. 1 , p. 2-5.

DOI : 10.1109/XNANO.2015.2469312

Studying biological membranes with extended range high-speed atomic force microscopy

A. P. Nievergelt; B. W. Erickson; N. Hosseini; J. D. Adams; G. E. Fantner 

Scientific Reports


Vol. 5 , p. 11987.

DOI : 10.1038/srep11987

High-Resolution Correlative Microscopy: Bridging the Gap between Single Molecule Localization Microscopy and Atomic Force Microscopy

P. D. Odermatt; A. Shivanandan; H. Deschout; R. Jankele; A. P. Nievergelt et al. 

Nano Letters


p. 150706114522005.

DOI : 10.1021/acs.nanolett.5b00572

Growth and dissolution of calcite in the presence of adsorbed stearic acid

M. Ricci; J. J. Segura; B. Erickson; G. Fantner; F. Stellacci et al. 



Vol. 31 , num. 27, p. 7563-7571.

DOI : 10.1021/acs.langmuir.5b01732

A Compressible Scaffold for Minimally Invasive Delivery of Large Intact Neuronal Networks

A. Béduer; T. Braschler; O. Peric; G. E. Fantner; S. Mosser et al. 

Advanced Healthcare Materials


Vol. 4 , num. 2, p. 301-312.

DOI : 10.1002/adhm.201400250

Nanoscale Calorimetry Reveals Higher Stability of Cholesterol Induced Nanoscale Domains in Lipid Bilayers

G. E. Fantner; B. W. Erickson 

Microscopy and Microanalysis


Vol. 20 , num. S3, p. 2072-2073.

DOI : 10.1017/S1431927614012094

High-frequency multimodal atomic force microscopy

A. P. Nievergelt; J. D. Adams; P. D. Odermatt; G. E. Fantner 

Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology


Vol. 5 , p. 2459-2467.

DOI : 10.3762/bjnano.5.255

High-speed imaging upgrade for a standard sample scanning atomic force microscope using small cantilevers

J. Adams; A. Nievergelt; B. Erickson; C. Yang; M. Dukic et al. 

Review of Scientific Instruments


Vol. 85 , num. 9, p. 093702.

DOI : 10.1063/1.4895460

Top-Down Fabrication of Silicon Nanowires in Ultra-deep Trenches

Z. Tasdemir; D. Sacchetto; O. Peric; G. Fantner; Y. Leblebici et al. 

Proceedings of the 40th International Conference on Micro and Nano Engineering


40th International Conference on Micro and Nano Engineering, Lausanne, Switzerland, September 22-26, 2014.

Single-Cycle-PLL Detection for Real-Time FM-AFM Applications

B. Schlecker; M. Dukic; B. Erickson; M. Ortmanns; G. Fantner et al. 



Vol. 8 , num. 2, p. 206-215.

DOI : 10.1109/TBCAS.2014.2307696

Novel electronics for high-speed FM-AFM in life science applications

B. Schlecker; M. Ortmanns; J. Anders; G. Fantner 

2013 European Conference on Circuit Theory and Design (ECCTD)


2013 European Conference on Circuit Theory and Design (ECCTD), Dresden, Germany, 8-12 09 2013.

p. 1-4

DOI : 10.1109/ECCTD.2013.6662241

PLL-based high-speed demodulation of FM signals for real-time AFM applications

B. Schlecker; M. Ortmanns; J. Anders; G. Fantner 

2013 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS2013)


2013 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), Beijing, China, 19-23 05 2013.

p. 197-200

DOI : 10.1109/ISCAS.2013.6571816

Analysis of local deformation effects in resistive strain sensing of a submicron-thickness AFM cantilever

J. D. Adams; C. H. Schwalb; M. Winhold; M. Dukic; M. Huth et al. 

Smart Sensors, Actuators, And MEMS VI


SPIE Conference on Smart Sensors, Actuators, and MEMS VI, Grenoble, France, April 24-26, 2013.

DOI : 10.1117/12.2018034

Automatic lateral resonance identification from cantilever deflection information in high speed atomic force microscopy

D. Burns; G. Fantner; K. Youcef-Toumi 

Proceedings of the American Control Conference


p. 3240-3246

DOI : 10.1109/ACC.2012.6315085

A vibration suppression approach to high-speed atomic force microscopy

I. Bozchalooi; K. Youcef-Toumi; D. Burns; G. Fantner 

Proceedings of the American Control Conference


p. 3797-3802

DOI : 10.1109/ACC.2012.6315281

Increased imaging speed and force sensitivity for bio-applications with small cantilevers using a conventional AFM setup

M. Leitner; G. E. Fantner; E. J. Fantner; K. Ivanova; T. Ivanov et al. 



Vol. 43 , num. 12, p. 1399-1407.

DOI : 10.1016/j.micron.2012.05.007

Large-scale analysis of high-speed atomic force microscopy data sets using adaptive image processing

B. W. Erickson; S. Coquoz; J. D. Adams; D. J. Burns; G. E. Fantner 

Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology


Vol. 3 , p. 747-758.

DOI : 10.3762/bjnano.3.84

Focused electron beam induced deposition: A perspective

M. Huth; F. Porrati; C. Schwalb; M. Winhold; R. Sachser et al. 

Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology


Vol. 3 , p. 597-619.

DOI : 10.3762/bjnano.3.70

Method for scanning sample involves providing compensatory signal to actuator after generating compensatory signal on first component of data signal generated by sensor

D. J. Burns; G. E. Fantner; K. Youcef-Toumi 

Patent number(s) :

  • EP2577326 (A4)
  • EP2577326 (A2)
  • US8347409 (B2)
  • WO2011149684 (A3)
  • WO2011149684 (A2)
  • US2011289635 (A1)


Compensator design for improved counterbalancing in high speed atomic force microscopy

I. S. Bozchalooi; K. Youcef-Toumi; D. J. Burns; G. E. Fantner 

Review of Scientific Instruments


Vol. 82 , num. 11, p. 113712.

DOI : 10.1063/1.3663070

Indirect identification and compensation of lateral scanner resonances in atomic force microscopes

D. J. Burns; K. Youcef-Toumi; G. E. Fantner 



Vol. 22 , num. 31, p. 315701.

DOI : 10.1088/0957-4484/22/31/315701

Virus-Templated Assembly of Porphyrins into Light-Harvesting Nanoantennae

Y. S. Nam; T. Shin; H. Park; A. P. Magyar; K. Choi et al. 

Journal of the American Chemical Society


Vol. 132 , num. 5, p. 1462-1463.

DOI : 10.1021/ja908812b

Kinetics of antimicrobial peptide activity measured on individual bacterial cells using high-speed atomic force microscopy

G. E. Fantner; R. J. Barbero; D. S. Gray; A. M. Belcher 

Nature Nanotechnology


Vol. 5 , num. 4, p. 280-285.

DOI : 10.1038/nnano.2010.29

The bone diagnostic instrument II: Indentation distance increase (vol 79, 064303, 2008)

P. Hansma; P. Turner; B. Drake; E. Yurtsev; A. Proctor et al. 

Review of Scientific Instruments


Vol. 80 , num. 6, p. 069901.

DOI : 10.1063/1.3142471

Use of self-actuating and self-sensing cantilevers for imaging biological samples in fluid

G. E. Fantner; W. Schumann; R. J. Barbero; A. Deutschinger; V. Todorov et al. 



Vol. 20 , num. 43, p. 434003.

DOI : 10.1088/0957-4484/20/43/434003

DMCMN: In Depth Characterization and Control of AFM Cantilevers With Integrated Sensing and Actuation

G. E. Fantner; D. J. Burns; A. M. Belcher; I. W. Rangelow; K. Youcef-Toumi 

Journal of Dynamic Systems Measurement and Control-Transactions of the Asme


Vol. 131 , num. 6, p. 061104.

DOI : 10.1115/1.4000378