Article - 6 Apr 2005
NASA is testing its ‘TETwalker’ nanobot, which is a protean ‘smart robot’ which changes shape to adapt to different space environments. Replacing the electric motor with MEMS and NEMS will lead to...
This video shows an overview of Q-Motion® XYZ Miniature Positioning Stage by Physik Instrumente (PI). The high precision piezo inertia motors are compact, versatile, and have nanometer precision.
Article - 26 Feb 2004
Researchers at semiconductor manufacturer Infineon Technologies AG have succeeded in using carbon nanotubes to manufacture power semiconductors. Posted February 23 2004
News - 15 Jul 2015
Motion and precision positioning systems expert PI (Physik Instrumente) formally launched many new products and technology developments at Laser World of Photonics, held in Munich, Germany last month,...
The M-116 miniature rotation stages are equipped with low-friction, spring-preloaded worm gear drives enabling unlimited rotation in either direction in an extremely compact package.
PI (Physik Instrumente) is a leading manufacturer of precision motion control and automation equipment, including piezo motors, air bearing stages, piezo nanopositioning equipment, and hexapod 6-DOF...
News - 21 May 2014
Researchers at the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin have built the smallest, fastest and longest-running tiny synthetic motor to date.
News - 5 Jan 2010
Researchers at Purdue University have created a magnetic "ferropaper" that might be used to make low-cost "micromotors" for surgical instruments, tiny tweezers to study cells and...
News - 29 Feb 2008
Elmo Motion Control announced today a new addition to the Whistle family of servo drives -- the Whistle 20A/100V. The new miniature servo drive delivers up to 3.3 kW of peak power. The Whistle is...
Article - 19 Jun 2017
Life-Science and Medical Engineering domains have multi-faceted requirements for motion and positioning equipment.