Atomic Force Microscopy AFMs


Oxford Instruments' Asylum Research is the technology leader in atomic force microscopy for both materials and bioscience applications, dedicated to innovative instrumentation for nanoscience and nanotechnology.


Asylum Research Cypher Family of AFMs

Our ultra-high-performance AFM family offers unmatched Ultra-high imaging resolution, incredible ease of use, exceptional environmental control, and scan speeds all the way to video rate

  • Asylum Research Cypher S - Starting Cypher model with ultra-high resolution, fast scanning, and a full range of modes
  • Asylum Research Cypher ES - All the performance and features of the Cypher S, plus a wide range of exceptional environmental control accessories
  • Asylum Research Cypher ES Polymer Edition - The ultimate AFM for polymer science, a Cypher ES pre-configured with everything for polymers
  • Asylum Research Cypher VRS - The first and only fully-featured video-rate AFM, incredible speed along with the features of a Cypher ES


 Asylum Cypher S AFM Microscope  Asylum Cypher ES Environmental AFM  Asylum Cypher ES Polymer Edition AFM  Asylum Cypher VRS Video-Rate AFM


Asylum Research Jupiter XR AFM

The Jupiter XR Atomic Force Microscope is the first and only large-sample AFM to offer both high-speed imaging and extended range in a single scanner. Jupiter provides complete 200 mm sample access and delivers higher resolution, faster results, a simpler user experience, and the versatility to excel in both academic research and industrial R&D laboratories.

  • Higher resolution than any other large-sample AFM
  • Extended range 100 μm scanner is 5-20× faster than most other AFMs
  • From setup to results, every step is simpler and faster
  • Modular design adapts to your needs for maximum flexibility




MFP-3D Family of AFMs

The MFP-3D AFM family offers the high performance with the widest range of accessories for the widest range of budgets. Simple to use yet flexible.

  • MFP-3D Origin - Most affordable Asylum AFM, offers high performance and a wide range of capabilities
  • MFP-3D Origin+ - Same performance as Origin, but with a full range of optional accessories, still at a very affordable price
  • MFP-3D Infinity - Flagship of the MFP-3D family, offering the highest performance and solutions for every application
  • MFP-3D-BIO - Only bioAFM integrated with optical microscopy that offers all modes and accessories


3D Origin AFM MFP-3D Origin+ AFM MFP-3D Infinity AFM MFP-3D-BIO AFM