Chapter 1. Introduction

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This is a user guide and reference for the scanning probe microscopy data processing software Gwyddion.

The latest version of this document is available on-line at It is available in several languages, namely English, French and Russian. All language versions are listed on-line at

If you wish to refer to Gwyddion in a scientific paper please cite David Nečas, Petr Klapetek, Gwyddion: An open-source software for SPM data analysis, Cent. Eur. J. Phys. 10(1) (2012) 181-188 (instead or alongside this guide).