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A sacrificial cantilever is used as a template for making cantilevers of non-standard materials for use in an atomic force microscope. The desired metal is deposited onto the sacrificial cantilever, followed by removal of the sacrificial cantilever.

Title
Microfabrication of cantilevers using sacrificial templates
Application Number
9/20816
Publication Number
6016693
Application Date
February 9, 1998
Publication Date
January 25, 2000
Inventor
Hal J Morrett
Goleta
CA, US
Mark A Wendman
Goleta
CA, US
Ami Chand
Goleta
CA, US
Paul Hansma
Goleta
CA, US
Mario B Viani
Santa Barbara
CA, US
Agent
Fulbright & Jaworski
Assignee
The Regents of the University of California
CA, US
IPC
G01B 7/34
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