Definición de scanning tunnelling microscope en inglés:

scanning tunnelling microscope

Saltos de línea: scan|ning tun¦nel|ling micro|scope
(abbreviation: STM)

sustantivo

A high-resolution microscope using neither light nor an electron beam, but with an ultra-fine tip able to reveal atomic and molecular details of surfaces.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • In rapid succession the field ion microscope and the scanning tunnelling microscope soon joined these microscopes.
  • In a scanning tunnelling microscope, a sharp metallic tip is brought within a nanometre or two of the surface of the sample.
  • Researchers have long been able to pick up and drop individual atoms using the tips of scanning tunnelling microscopes.

Definición de scanning tunnelling microscope en:

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día retroflex
Pronunciación: ˈrɛtrə(ʊ)flɛks
adjective
turned backwards