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PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Fast Steering Mirrors for Deep Space Communication

Since piezo motion is based on a solid state effects, piezo-driven systems and scanners can offer greater acceleration and dynamic bandwidth than other drive techniques. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Linear Motors for Industrial Applications

High_Accuracy Electromagnetic linear motors are often used in performance automation and precision motion control applications. They provide long travel motion, precision and high speed, and acceleration when installed in precision positioning stages. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Gyroscopic Stabilization of a Hexapod

Gyroscopic Stabilization of Working Surface with a Hexapod 6-DOF Motion Platform (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Meet our MVG — gantry robot

Meet our MVG — most valuable (and popular!) gantry robot
A-341 XY/XYZ platform has speed, high load capacity and accuracy; for 3D printing, laser machining (read more)

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

To match the individual application, PI supports a wide variety of designs, materials (including lead-free), and geometries, such as discs, plates, tubes, spheres, cuboids, and customer defined shapes for OEMs. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Positioning Couches for Radiotherapy

Hexapods Enable Precise 6-Axis Patient Positioning Couches for Radiotherapy (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Piezoelectric Transducers for Ventilators

Ultra-responsive automated systems like smart ventilators require highly dynamic elements such as piezoelectric transducers and other piezo components. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Ultrasonic Metering in Intensive Care Devices

Intensive care is an increasingly important area of hospital patient care, especially in global medical crises like the current COVID-19 pandemic. Viruses and other infections particularly affect people with pre-existing conditions such as renal or cardiovascular diseases. In regard to the treatment and therapy of such illnesses, the demands on the medical devices used are ever increasin... (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Compact motorized 5-axis stage

5-Axis Stage for Alignment of Optics, Fibers, Photonics and Optomechanical Components (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - NEW large motorized rotary air bearing

Air Bearing Rotation Stage with Large Aperture for Test, Metrology, and Precision Manufacturing (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Linear Stages for Vacuum and Ultra High Vacuum

Motorized Linear Stages for Vacuum and Ultra High Vacuum (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - High Bandwidth, Low-Cost Optical Power Meters

Compact, Affordable Optical Power Meters for Photonics Alignment Provide High Bandwidth (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Fight Against COVID-19: Precision Motion Control

Fight Against COVID-19: Precision Motion Control to Enable Genome Sequencing (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - A Thousand Droplets per Second

PICMA® Stack piezo actuators offer an alternative to piezo tubes: By placing them in a printing head, micro assays can be produced in a very high speed with high accuracy. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Fight Against COVID-19

In the fight against virus pandemics like the one we are experiencing at the moment with COVID-19, IVD testing is becoming increasingly important: fast, easy and widely accessible testing methods open up the possibility to adapt therapeutic interventions in terms of personalized medicine to help cure, treat, and prevent diseases. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Case Study: Photonic Array Device Assembly

PI’s Fast Multichannel Photonic Alignment (FMPA) technology was introduced in 2016. It quickly amassed prestigious honors like the R&D 100 Award and the Lightwave Innovations Award for its revolutionary ability to perform multiple alignment processes in parallel. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - 3D Printing - Direct from Digitized Data

3D Printing - Direct from Digitized Data - Based on STL and other File Formats Using Gantries and ACS-Based Motion Controllers (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Vacuum-Compatible Positioning Solutions

PI HV / UHV Motorized Stages: Vacuum-Compatible Positioning Solutions (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Automation Actuators and Precision Motion Control

The Importance of Automation Actuators and Precision Motion Control in Additive Manufacturing (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - PI Motion Platforms & Microscopy: Key Principles

The resolving powers of leading-edge microscopic instrumentation vary dramatically given the sheer variety of tools available to modern scientists. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Optical Tweezers with Laser

Optical Tweezers with XYZ-Piezo Nanopositioning Stages (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Piezo Transducer for Blood Flow Monitoring

During surgery, it is critical that the surgeon has real time evaluation of blood vessels in order to make assessments related to the flow of blood. Piezo transducers are at the core of modern blood flow monitors. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - F-712.xAx Multi-Axis SiP Alignment Systems

New complete systems for ultrafast alignment tasks are available in single or double-sided arrays. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - S-335 Miniaturized Fast Steering Mirror Platforms

PI’s new small steering stages find use in microscopy, semiconductor manufacture, optics, and photonics. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - V-408 Linear Stage with Magnetic Direct Drive

PI’s new stage is well-suited for industrial automation applications with high demands on dynamics, duty cycles and nanopositioning precision. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Miniature Piezoelectric Tubes

Available in two sizes and custom designs, these new tubes are suitable for the most precise applications. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - U-723 Mini XY Stage for Precision Scanning

Lightweight, fast and stable, the unique new ultrasonic motor stages from PI are easy to control and integrate into industry and research applications. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Q-845 and N-865 Multi-Axis

Industries such as micro-assembly, semiconductor testing, and automated photonics packaging require multi-axis motion with nanometer precision and dependability. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - A-60x MTT X-Y-Tip-Tilt Stage

New platforms provide precise payload alignment with four additional degrees of freedom. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - H-811.i2 Compact Higher Performance Hexapod

New Compact Hexapod with Higher Performance for Industrial Alignment Applications

Designed to deliver 2x velocity and 8x higher resolution (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - V-731 XY Linear Motor Drive

This new planar drive is designed for the nanopositioning demands of metrology and precision automation applications. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - “V8 Power” and Nanometer Precision Positioning

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

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - LMS-180 Precision Positioning Stage

PI’s new family of industrial-class direct-drive positioners supports high-load and multi-axis combinations. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - C-663.12 Mercury Motion Controller

2,048 Microstep Resolution Achieved with New Cost-Effective Compact Stepper Motor Controller - PI’s popular Mercury motion controller features higher resolution and more power. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - L-239 High-Load Linear Actuator

A linear actuator is a positioning device that provides motion in 1 degree of freedom. Designed for highly accurate and fast repetitive industrial applications, the L-239 compact linear actuator is the newest addition to the suite of motion control solutions available from precision positioning systems industry leader PI (Physik Instrumente). (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - A-81x Motion Controller for Air Bearing Stages

Geared towards precision industrial motion and automation systems, this new controller integrates digital servo, drivers, and power supply in one package. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - New Piezoelectric Solutions Catalog

Industry, OEMs, and research benefit from PI’s many years of design and manufacturing experience of piezoelectric components. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - E-872 OEM Driver for Miniature Positioning Systems

PI (Physik Instrumente) LP, known industry-wide for precision motion components, systems, and solutions, announces a new OEM driver for miniaturized piezo inertia positioning stages. Applications include precision opto-mechanical alignment, bio-medical instrumentation, photonics alignment automation, microscopy, micro-manipulation. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - E-754 Nanopositioning Controller for Piezo Stages

Once again, PI has improved upon its best in class with a new reference-class digital controller / driver offering higher bandwidth and resolution, along with 3 times the driver power of its predecessor. From the nanopositioning systems industry leader, the E-754 is designed for closed-loop piezo mechanisms with capacitive position feedback sensors. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - L-402 Miniature Linear Positioning Stage

The L-402 compact linear stage is the newest addition to the suite of motion control solutions available from precision positioning systems industry leader PI (Physik Instrumente). Delivering performance and reliability at minimized cost, this affordable miniature linear positioner is well-suited for micromanipulation, test systems, and opto-mechanical alignment automation applications. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - L-408 Compact Linear Translation Stage

L-408 Compact Linear Translation Stage Combines High Payload with Precision with Affordability (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Parallel Positioners and Stacked Serial Kinematics

What is the Difference between Parallel Positioners and Stacked Serial Kinematics? (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - High-Power Piezo Amplifier / Servo Controller

Fields of application

  • Fast switching applications in valves or pumps
  • Microstructure analysis
  • Active vibration absorber
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PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - High-Power Amplifier for Piezo Actuators

Modular System for Continuous Dynamic Applications (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - High Power Piezo Driver for High Frequency Motion

High Power Piezo Driver for High Frequency Motion, Fast Switching & Dispensing Applications
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News articles and press releases for PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P.:


PI Ceramic (PIC), a subsidiary of global precision motion and piezo technology solutions leader PI (Physik Instrumente), announced their investment to enlarge their current facilities in Lederhose, Germany.


Precision automation solutions for Fiber Array Alignment, Laser Machining, and Optical Inspection


PI will highlight its new gantries, automation sub-systems for laser material processing, and silicon photonics (SiP) alignment engines in addition to novel piezoceramic drive solutions and motion and control technologies.


Rego’s solid understanding of and relationship with US-based internal design and manufacturing teams complements his 18 years of growth and leadership in PI’s sales operations.


PI Shareholders appointed Dr. Patrick Pertsch as a Managing Director on the General Management team of PI Ceramic GmbH (PIC), effective October 1, 2018. PI Ceramic


PI (Physik Instrumente), known for innovative precision motion control solutions, has founded a new company with the sole focus of innovation.


Bocher’s experience in the microscopy industry strengthens PI’s commitment to develop novel precision motion and nanopositioning solutions for this important and growing market.


See new products and displays in Long Beach, CA on March 27 & 28 at the leading tradeshow of advanced technologies for aerospace and defense manufacturing.


PI’s automated high-speed alignment system is a finalist in the Advances in Manufacturing category. Winners will be announced at the PIC conference 10 - 11 April 2018, Brussels, Belgium.


PI wins actuator contract from ESO for ELT telescope.


Jolliffe takes over the responsibility of developing PI’s business in industrial precision automation.


PI’s new silicon photonics (SiP) alignment engines will be a fan favorite, along with precision motion and control technologies, at Optics+Photonics in San Diego, starting August 6, 2017.


The doors are open of it’s new 108,000ft² technology facility at worldwide headquarters in Karlsruhe, Germany.


Motion control highlights included engineered systems by PI of precision automation solutions for silicon photonics, biotechnology,and touch display testing.


Precision automation solutions for Si Photonics, Laser Machining and Touch Display Testing – provided by PI’s engineered systems group.


As a technology leader, PI continues to invest in research and development of motion and positioning applications with precision, speed, and stability.


PI’s automated high-speed alignment engine is honored with a 2017 Lightwave Innovation Reviews Award given for unique solutions in optical communications.


PI’s automated high-speed alignment engine was selected as a PIC Awards finalist in the Advances in Manufacturing category. Winners will be announced at the PIC conference 07 - 08 Mar 2017, Brussels, Belgium.


PI will highlight its new silicon photonics (SiP) alignment engines in addition to precision motion and control technologies at Photonics West in San Francisco, starting January 28, 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.


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.


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,


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


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


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.


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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.


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.


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


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


PI introduces the new 530 page hardbound nanopositioning & piezo catalog. PDF @


Auburn, MA, Feb 2009 -- Nanopositioning & Piezo Technology Specialist PI, has issued the 2009 catalog. The catalog can be ordered for free or downloaded at


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


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.