Scanning Probe Microscopy and Spectroscopy of High Temperature Superconductors
A.L. de Lozanne, H.L. Edwards, C. Yuan and J.T. Markert
Department of Physics, University of Texas, Austin, TX 78712-1081, USA
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The authors review recent studies of high temperature superconductors conducted with scanning tunneling and magnetic force microscopes. Emphasis is placed on the importance of surface and probe characterization, both of which are likely to affect the detailed nature of the observations.
DOI: 10.12693/APhysPolA.93.333
PACS numbers: 61.16.Ch, 74.50.+r, 07.79.Cz, 07.79.Pk, 74.72.Bk, 74.72.Hs