Learn about Atomic Force Microscopy - University of Queensland

Learn about Atomic Force Microscopy - University of Queensland


Are you looking to add a new skill to your toolbox?  Or just want to learn more about AFM? 

If so, please join us for this educational workshop to gain first-hand knowledge on Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM).


The topics to be covered are:

  • Theoretical basis for Atomic Force Microscopy
  • Important considerations for AFM instruments
  • Applications for AFM measurements
  • Hands-on measurements with model samples


By the end of the 2-hour workshop, you will be running measurements on the AFM!

This skill building workshop is FREE but registrations are required.  














Target group: All persons interested in AFM or materials characterization are welcome!

Date: 2018-12-11 , 15:00 - 16:30 (AEDT UTC+11)
Venue: Seminar Room, Ground Floor (AIBN, Building 75 The University of Queensland), Australia
Language: English
Number of participants: 60
Organizer: Anton Paar Australia in partnership with University of Queensland
Trainer: Dr Ashish Kumar

Dr. Ashish Kumar is Market Manager for the Characterisation product portfolio at Anton Paar Australia and Anton Paar New Zealand, including Rheometry, Mechanical Surface Testing, Particle Characterisation and Nanosurface Properties. He is responsible for technical support, application testing, product management and marketing activities for the different product lines, and has been since 2013. He holds a PhD in Chemical Engineering from The University of Melbourne (Australia) and has 11 years of rheology experience, five of those in the field of mineral processing and tailings disposal.

Costs: Free
End of registration: 2018-12-11

Contact person and registration:
Mr Rusiru Amarakoon
Tel.: + 61 2 8315 4404