Product Announcements


PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P.

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

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Control of Force, Position and Velocity
  • 2 motor channels
  • USB interface for sending commands and for configuration
  • Real-time SPI interface for sending commands
  • Digital in- and outputs
  • Optional analog inputs and outputs
  • Auto zero function for holding current
  • ID chip support
  • Extensive software support
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PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - The Smallest of the Small

PI miCos presents the smallest linear positioning stage of the Q‑Motion series: The Q521 is only 21 mm wide and is equipped with an integrated highresolution linear encoder. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Closed-Loop Force and Position Control

Precision Automation Actuator Features Closed-Loop Force and Position Control (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Now with Integrated Nanometer Position Feedback

Precision motion and positioning systems leader PI (Physik Instrumente) LP has released its newest catalog on high-precision miniaturized opto-mechanical piezo-motor actuators, dubbed the PiezoMike family. The PI Group offers a wide range of standard and vacuum compatible positioning products, in addition to custom engineered solutions. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Setting the Image Stabilization Standard

6-Axis Motion Simulator Hexapod Obtains Exclusive Imaging Certification from CIPA (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - The new H-860KMAG 6-axis hexapod

PI (Physik Instrumente) LP, a leading manufacturer of precision motion control and nanopositioning equipment, has recently released the new H-860KMAG 6-axis hexapod for high dynamics motion and vibration simulations that require extremely smooth, and quiet high-speed motion. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Scanners with 10X Greater Positioning Area

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P., a leading manufacturer of nanopositioning and precision motion-control equipment for nano-biotechnology, life science and photonics applications, provides the PIHera family of compact X, XY and Z flexure-guided piezo nanopositioning stages, offering record travel ranges to 1.8 millimeters. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Download our New Applications Brochure!

New Applications Brochure on Complex Motion Control Systems for Scientific Research

Precision motion control systems leader PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. recently released its newest catalog of precision motion solutions for Beamline Instrumentation. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Q-Motion Miniature Piezo Nanopositioners

Precision positioning systems specialist Physik Instrumente (PI) recently introduced a new series of miniaturized, piezo-driven linear positioners. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - PI Introduces Air Bearing Stages / Systems

Precision motion leader PI (Physik Instrumente) has introduced their new air bearing stage and system capabilities at this year's Photonics West conference, to complement their comprehensive range of piezo nano positioning stages and hexapod micro positioning systems. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - How do piezo flexure-guided nanpositioners work?

PI offers the broadest and deepest portfolio of precision motion technologoies, from piezo-driven nanopositioning and scanning stages to motorized 6-axis hexapod positioning systems. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Air Bearing Rotation Stages from PI miCos

The new line of high precision rotation stages from PI miCos come in a variety of sizes and with many options. From small, stepper-motor-driven stages, to ultra-high-vacuum compatible units to state-of-the-art air-bearing stages, these precision positioners will meet the most demanding requirements. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Medical Piezo Transducers for Medical Devices

Piezo transducer specialist PI provides new literature on medical applications of piezo ceramic actuators, transducers and motion components. The "Piezo Drive Solutions for Medical Engineering" entitled PDF document is available for download at: (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Fast Piezo Focusing Stages-n High Res Microscopes

A new, more affordable series of Fast Piezo Focusing devices is now available from piezo system specialist PI. The new PIFOC® system packages are designed to improve results in fast focusing & lens positioning as well as in deconvolution / 3D imaging, and to reduce costs at the same time (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Miniature 6-Axis Positioner

Miniature 6-Axis Positioner & Micro-Motion Robot

PI's 6-Axis hexapod positioners have many advantages over classical positioners:

Operation in Any Orientation

Rotation Around any Point

High-Stiffness & Load Capacity (2 to 1000kg)

Very Compact, Large Aperture

Sub-Micron Resolution

Linear and Rotary Multi-Axis Scans

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PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Ultrasonic PiezoMotor Piezo Motor Stage

The M-663 Piline™ piezo motor stage is the smallest closed-loop ultrasonic linear piezomotor-driven translation stage with linear encoder (100 nanometer resolution). It combines the advantages of piezo-motor drives with PI precision micro mechanics.

PI offers miniature open-loop ultrasonic linear motor driven stages as small as ~9x6x2 mm (model P-652). (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - PInano™ XY / XYZ Microscope Stages f/ SR Microscpy

The PInano is a low profile, closed-loop piezo stage for super-resolution microscopy, such as single molecule microscopy. It comes in XY and XYZ configurations. An optional manual XY microscopy stage allows easy installation. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Medical Device Design: Sterile Motors & Actuators

Auburn, MA – A new brochure from Piezo specialist PI on medical applications of piezo ceramic actuators and components is available for download at:

Piezo motors and actuators have several advantages over classical motion control components. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Nanopositioning goes 24 Bit: Highest Precision:

Piezo system specialist PI is switching to a new generation of 24-bit resolution nanopositioning stage controllers that will allow <100 picometer command resolution even on the most advanced long-travel piezo flexure nanopositioning stages (1.8 mm motion or 1800 µm) like its P-629 closed-loop multiaxis positioners. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Piezo Mirror Controller Image Resolution Enhancing

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.

Four open and closed-loop models are available in bench-top and OEM module versions. The closed-loop units contain two servo controllers, sensor circuit channels and 3 power amplifiers.

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PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Precision Linear Stage: Long Travel, Low Profile

PI’s new M-417 linear stage provides 500 mm travel and half-micron resolution. This motorized precision positioner can be computer controlled for automation and precision assembly applications. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - New High Load Hexapod 6-Axis Parallel Positioning

Precision Motion specialist PI (Physik Instrumente) introduces a new 6-axis positioning system with 1000lbs load capacity. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - New Miniature Linear Actuator for Opto-Mechanical

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. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Miniature Vacuum Hexapod 6-Axis Positioner

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - a leading manufacturer of precision parallel kinematics motion control systems - has released a new miniature hexapod for vacuum applications. A non-vacuum version is also available. The new M-811.STV miniature vacuum-compatible hexapod measures only 130 mm in diameter and 115 mm in height, yet provides precision motion in all six de... (read more)