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PI is a leading manufacturer of precision motion control and automation systems, hexapod 6-axis parallel robotic stages, air bearing motion systems, Gantry Systems, 3D printing, laser machining, and piezoelectric nano-positioning solutions. Applications include photonics, semiconductor technology, medical engineering, assembly, inspection, materials handling, and bio-nanotechnology. PI has been developing and manufacturing standard & custom precision products with piezoceramic and electromagnetic drives for 4 decades and provides innovative, high-quality solutions for OEM and research including industrial motion controllers (ACS). The PI group employs more than 1,300 people worldwide in 15 subsidiaries and R&D / engineering centers on 3 continents. ISO 9001 certified since 1994.

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The Piezo Effect: Mechatronics Precision Positioning / Motion Control

POSTED 06/11/2019

Mechatronics: How does the inverse piezo effect work for nano positioning applications? What kind of different piezo drives and piezo motors are available? Piezo stacks, piezo flexure drives, piezowalk motors, ultrasonic motors.