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Nanosurf is a leading provider of easy-to-use atomic force microscopes (AFM) and scanning tunneling microscopes (STM). Our products and services are trusted by professionals worldwide to help them measure, analyze, and present 3D surface information. Our microscopes excel through their compact and elegant design, their easy handling, and their absolute reliability.
(October 2012) Decorated for impressive innovation Nanosurf has been selected as one of three nominees for the Swiss Technology Award 2012 in the category "Maturity Stage". This selection marks the third occasion on which Nanosurf has been considered for the esteemed innovation prize. Read all about it here.
(September 2012) Nanosurf SPM Control Software V3.1 released Version 3.1 significantly improves graphics speed of the control software and greatly expands Spectroscopy functionality and usability. The update is highly recommended for all users. Please visit our Support pages for download or registration.
(September 2012) Nanosurf's latest atomic force microscope system, the NaioAFM, is the embodiment of this idea: it combines a compact AFM and controller assembled in one piece. Fewer cables, fewer plugs, no loose parts, no component adjustment, and no laser alignment, all lead to a setup time that will have you waiting for your PC to finish starting up. Read all about it here.
(June 2012) Nanosurf releases the NaioSTM.Nanosurf is happy to announce the availability of the NaioSTM, Nanosurf's All-in-One STM for nanoeducation. The new scanning tunneling microscope integrates scan head, controller and vibration isolation platform into one compact instrument, making it ideal for classroom experiments and demonstrations. Read all about it here.
(May 2012) LensAFM Webinar. For those who were not able to attend the Nanosurf LensAFM webinar on Advancements in Instrumentation for Surface Inspection and Defect Analysis on May 9, videos of the recorded webinar and of a LensAFM overview have been made available online. Please feel free to have a look at the information provided.
(February 2012) Nanosurf SPM Control Software V3.0.2 released. Version 3.0.2 improves several aspects of the V3 control software. The update is therefore highly recommended. The new software is available for download to all registered customers. Please visit our Support pages for download or registration.
(December 2011) Nanosurf is pleased to announce it is now certified as an ISO 9001:2008 compliant company. The certification was accredited by IQNet (the international certificate network) and its partner SQS (the Swiss association for quality and management systems) on December 1, 2011. More...
(November 2011) Nanosurf easyScan 2 and Nanite SPM control software V3.0.1 released. Version 3.0.1 improves several aspects of the initial V3 release. This upgrade is therefore highly recommended. The new software is available for download to all registered customers. Please visit our Support pages for download or registration.
(August 2011) Nanosurf to strengthen its position in China – Nanosurf and Suzhou Haizisi (Hzs) Nano Technology Co. Ltd. today announced the founding of a Sino-foreign Joint Venture, Hzs-Nanosurf, which after a preparation period of several months received its Chinese business license in the first half of August, 2011. The new Joint Venture represents a major milestone in the development of Nanosurf, which expects China to become one of the biggest markets for its products in the near future. More...
(June 2011) Nanosurf on the move! – Almost on the very day of the company's 14th anniversary, Nanosurf moved its headquarters to a new office location in the town of Liestal, Switzerland. Since May 30, 2011, Nanosurf AG has been operating from within its new premises, which offer an inspiring modern office environment with lots of room to serve visiting customers and to effectively perform advanced system demos. The flexible new workspace fits nicely with Nanosurf's strategy of continuous expansion, which has brought a consistent growth to the company over the years. More...
(May 2011) Nanosurf easyScan 2 and Nanite control software V3.0 released – Nanosurf released version 3.0 of its SPM control software for its easyScan 2 and Nanite scanning probe microscopes. This new version represents a major software overhaul, with a completely new user interface and improved ergonomics and features. Free upgrades are available to all registered customers. Please visit our Support pages for direct download or registration.