Announcements

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. has promoted these products:

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Honey I Shrunk the V-8! New Powerful PiezoMotor

Ideal for industrial applications, high push/pull and holding forces qualify this non-magnetic drive as the fastest and strongest of its size class. Meet the N-331. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - New family of linear, rotary, and Z-axis stages

High-end industrial and research applications rely on precision motion stages and systems to execute mission-critical procedures and processes. PI, a lead provider of nanopositioning and motion control solutions, has developed its new family of linear, rotary, and Z-axis stages to meet those demanding requirements. Meet the L-310 vertical stage, the L-611 rotary stage, and the L-511 line... (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - High Precision in Any Aspect

High Precision in Any Aspect with PI's New Rotary Air Bearing Series (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Magnetic Direct Drive Stages

New Linear Motor Stages with Magnetic Direct Drives and New Motion Controller, from PI

Ultra-precise linear motor stages are well-suited for industry and research positioning and scanning applications, such as found in precision automation, micro-assembly, biotechnology, laser beam control, optics, lens testing, and photonics alignment. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Precision 6-Axis Motion from Two New PI Hexapods

High-Load and Compact: Precision 6-Axis Motion from Two New PI Hexapods

6-axis parallel positioning systems provide precision and versatility for loads from 2 kg to 1,000+ kg. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Piezo Stage Package

Cost-Effective Piezo Stage Package for High-Resolution Microscopy Released by PI
Affordable system with a new all-digital servo controller and auto-calibration chip, long-life PICMA® piezo drives comes in 6 different variations optimized for travel range, speed, linearity, and stability. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - High-Speed NanoCube 3-Axis Piezo Motion Stage

PI's New High-Speed, NanoCube 3-Axis Piezo Motion Stage
Higher scanning speed, ceramic-insulated acutators for long life, flexures for friction-free motion, and capactive sensors for sub-nm precise positioning make this new piezo nanopositioner ideal for fast fiber alignment and microscopy applications. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - 4-Channel Dynamic Digital Piezo Controller

PI's New 4-Channel Dynamic Cost-Effective Digital Piezo Controller
Also available for quick delivery, this controller is well-suited for multi-axis applications from microscopy to semiconductor metrology. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Ultra-Stable Microscope XY Stage Packages

2016 Neuroscience Conference Debuts PI's Ultra-Stable Microscope XY Stage Packages

High-end system provides 10nm resolution, auto-locking with no drift, for extremely stable images. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - New Multi-Axis Positioning Family

New Multi-Axis Positioning Family: Vertical, Rotary, Linear Stages from PI

These stages can be combined to create 360° / XY / XYZ motion systems. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Compact Linear Piezo Stages

Compact Linear Piezo Stages offer Nanometer Resolution and Extended Travel Ranges, from PI

PI’s new PIHera X stages with travel to 1800 µm and <0.1nm resolution. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Fast Multichannel Photonics Alignment Engine

PI’s Award-Winning Fast Multichannel Photonics Alignment Engine (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - NanoPositioners for High Vacuum

Vacuum and UHV applications in research and industry are increasing in importance as testing and manufacturing specifically require vacuum or cryogenic environments. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - High-Precision XY Nanopositioning Systems
  • Travel ranges 50 to 1800 µm
  • Resolution to 0.1 nm
  • Positioning accuracy 0.02 %
  • Direct metrology with capacitive sensors
  • X, XY, Z, XYZ versions
(read more)
PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Variable Travel Ranges and Axis Configuration
  • Travel ranges 50 to 1800 µm
  • Resolution to 0.1 nm
  • Positioning accuracy 0.02 %
  • Direct metrology with capacitive sensors
  • X, XY, Z, XYZ versions
(read more)
PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - The new N-565 linear positioner.

An ultra-precise motor in a compact, flat stage design facilitates mechanical integration of the new N-565 linear positioner. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - New Spherical Ultrasonic Piezo Transducers

New Spherical Ultrasonic Piezo Transducers Designed for 360 Degree Applications

Piezoelectric ceramic transducers are well-suited for industrial, medical applications, and scientific applications that require frequencies above 20 kHz. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Compact Linear Positioning Stage

Fast, Extremely Stable, Quiet: Compact Linear Positioning Stage driven by Ultrasonic Piezo Linear Motor (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Low-Cost Precision Linear Stage

Low-Cost Precision Linear Stage: Compact and Smooth Running Stepper/Servo Motor Solution, by PI

The L-406 compact linear stage is the newest addition to the suite of motion control solutions available from precision positioning systems industry expert PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. Providing high precision linear motion with minimized runout, this compact positioner delivers... (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Fast, High-Load Hexapod

Designed dynamic motion in XYZ, pitch roll, and yaw. 6-axis parallel kinematics motion is perfected by PI hexapods delivering nanopositioning precision, high speed, and stability necessary to meet today’s demanding motion control applications. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Mini Rotary Stage with Ultrasonic Motor

Precision motion and nanopositioning systems specialist PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. recently released the latest smallest member in their miniature rotary stage series with ultrasonic piezo motor drives. The U-622 is joining 2 other high dynamics miniaturized ultrasonic rotary positioners, U-624 and U-628. Vacuum compatible versions to 10-6 hPa are available. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Dynamic Voice Coil-Driven Linear Scanning Stages

Compact, Highly Dynamic Voice Coil-Driven Linear Scanning Stages, Released by PI

Features & Advantages

  • Travel Ranges 5, 10, and 20mm
  • Voice Coil Linear Motor Direct Drive
  • No Moving Cables
  • Velocity up to 250 mm/s
  • Linear Encoder, 0.1 Micrometers Resolution
  • Crossed Roller Bearings
(read more)
PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Ideal for scanning or high-resolution positioning

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. will be showcasing the newly released A-311 PIglide IS Series compact, planar XY air bearing stage at SPIE Photonics West– the world’s largest conference on photonics related technologies. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - New High-Speed Piezo Z-Stage & Digital Controller

New High-Speed Piezo Z-Stage and Digital Controller Value Packages for Microscopy / Metrology, Released by PI (read more)

News articles and press releases for PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P.:

01/25/2017

PI, a global leader in nanopositioning and precision motion equipment with headquarters in Karlsruhe, Germany, has acquired 80% of Israel based ACS Motion Control.

04/08/2016

Precision motion and nanopositioning solutions leader PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. recently announced the construction of a new Technology Center at its worldwide headquarters in Karlsruhe, Germany.

11/30/2015

PI (Physik Instrumente) Expands in Europe November 2015, Auburn, MA – Motion and precision positioning systems leader PI (Physik Instrumente) is proud to announce the expansion of its worldwide offices to Benelux. ALT,

03/04/2015

San Francisco, CA -- Precision motion leader PI (Physik Instrumente) has introduced their new air bearing stage and system capabilities....

07/16/2014

Auburn, MA –Precision Motion specialist PI (Physik Instrumente) introduces a new 6-axis positioning system with 1000lbs load capacity. The new H-850KMLD hexapod system provides 1µm minimum incremental motion over a 100mm

07/08/2014

Auburn, MA -- Precision Motion specialist Physik Instrumente (PI) has introduced two new, vacuum compatible versions of its compact N-470 PiezoMike precision screw-type actuator family.

04/08/2012

Piezo transducer specialist PI has published a new brochure on medical applications of piezo ceramic actuators, transducers and motion components.

06/06/2011

PI, a leading manufacturer of nanopositioning stages releases a new Nanopositioning Systems Catalog

03/11/2011

Piezo Positioners for AFM Scanners, Scanning Probe Microscopes, Planar Piezo Stages Piezo Positioner Catalog

02/25/2011

M-811 Miniature Hexapod 6-Axis Positioner is Vacuum Compatible Vacuum Hexapods

02/17/2011

PI Nanopositioning stage cited in MIT Patent app HIGH-RESOLUTION 3D IMAGING OF SINGLE SEMICONDUCTOR NANOCRYSTALS Piezo Positioners for Nanopositioning

02/15/2011

PI Hexapod 6-Axis positioner chosen for LISA Pathfinder space mission. M-824 Hexapod News Release

02/07/2011

PI Sponsor and Participant @ Aspen SMB Single Molecule Conference Microscope Stages for Single Molecule Microscopy

02/05/2011

Nanopatterning of Inorganic and Polymeric Substrates by Indentation Lithography: Piezo Positioners

02/01/2011

High-Stability Microscope Stages w/ Longer Travel Ranges: Ultrasonic Motors provide higher performance. XY Microscope Stages

09/15/2010

Medical Applications for Micropositioning & Piezo Motors: Microdosing, Dispensing, Piezo Pumps, Valves for Drug Delivery Air Bubble Detector Medical Motors, Sterile Actuators for Medical Engineering

07/20/2010

New White Paper on Reliability of Multilayer Piezo Stacks Piezo Positioner White Paper

07/07/2010

Advances in Medical Design based on precision piezo positioners Piezo Positioner in Medical Engineering

08/08/2009

PI's new E-616 multi-channel controller line for piezo based steering & stabilization mirror platforms is more compact and lower in cost than other systems. http://www.pi.ws

05/18/2009

Auburn, MA, PI L.P. a leading manufacturer of nanopositioning and precision motion control equipment has opened an online store to better support its North American customer base. http://store.pi-usa.us

04/14/2009

Low Profile Microscopy Stage Ultra-Long Lifetime Piezo Drives Cost Effective w/ Low-Cost Piezoresistive Sensors 24 Bit Controller PI Nano PDF

04/12/2009

Scanning Stage for Pixel Sub-Stepping: Enhances Image Resolution 4 Cost Effective Designs Travel 4 µm to 40 µm Piezo Scanners

02/24/2009

PI introduces the new 530 page hardbound nanopositioning & piezo catalog. PDF @ www.pi.ws/2009cat

02/18/2009

Auburn, MA, Feb 2009 -- Nanopositioning & Piezo Technology Specialist PI, has issued the 2009 catalog. The catalog can be ordered for free or downloaded at http://www.physikinstrumente.com/en/news/fullnews.php?newsid=149

01/01/2009

Auburn, MA — PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. is ramping up its manufacturing capabilities in the US. www.pi-usa.us

05/01/2008

Piezo Stage Specialist PI has founded a new Sales & Support Office in the UK -- PI (Physik Instrumente) Ltd. This move comes after a new office had been established in France, recently.