The new PInano XY and PInano XYZ low-profile piezo scanning stages are optimized for easy integration into high resolution microscopes.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2661 | 21 Aug 2010
M-545.2U piezomotor stages are mainly designed for automated positioning applications in microscopy. The form factor of the M-545 is optimized for a low profile height of 30 mm only; the mounting...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2659 | 20 Aug 2010
Physik Instrumente (PI) is known throughout the high-tech world for its leadership in the design and manufacture of nanometer-level motion control products (nanopositioners), piezo ceramics and...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1593 | 9 Jun 2006
Hexapod structures provide motion in six degrees of freedom with high stiffness, fast response and high resolution. The constant length strut design incorporating preloaded ultra-low friction,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1588 | 7 Jun 2006
A novel, multi-axis error compensated, piezoelectric XY-stage with eight controlled PZT actuators and six high resolution capacitive displacement sensors is introduced. The stage provides 100x100...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1587 | 6 Jun 2006
When assessing the influence of the environment on piezo actuators two effects must be considered: linear thermal expansion and; temperature dependency of the piezo effect. Other factors and...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1568 | 25 May 2006
This paper looks at an actuation measurement device for characterization of the electromechanical properties of bucky paper. The main focus is paid to the out-of-plane actuation and allowed...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2043 | 16 Nov 2007
This paper describes new hybrid systems designs such as the combination of piezoelectric and motorized systems with a long travel ranges and extremely high resolution, controlled by one sensor and one...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1569 | 25 May 2006
Physik Instrumente (PI) has developed a new type of ultrasonic piezoelectric actuator which can be used effectively in direct linear drives. The design and operation of these ultrasonic piezoelectric...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1586 | 6 Jun 2006
In this paper carbon nanotubes were investigated in the form of powder, grown on a Si substrate and as CNT sheets or mats, or bucky paper. The results found under gentle oxidation the vertical...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2042 | 16 Nov 2007