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PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Improving Laser Seam Welding Performance

Improving Laser Seam Welding Performance for Electronic Packages (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Gyroscopic Stabilization of Work Surfaces

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

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - V-855 Linear Motor Slide, High Speed, Long Travel

Cost efficient direct-drive linear motor slides provide long travel ranges to 1200mm (72") and high speed of 5m/sec.

Significatnly higher performance compared to ball screw and belt drives. Zero-Maintenance, non contact 3-phase linear motors. (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. - Optical Fibers, Alignment & Production Bottlenecks

If optical fibers and silicon photonic chips are enablers for quantum computers of all types, then the photonics industry’s familiar (former) chokepoint of precision alignment is sure to become an issue. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Why Custom Multi-Axis Stages Assemblies are Better

Multi-Axis Stages – Why Custom Aligned, Tuned, and Error-Corrected XYZ Assemblies are Better (read more)

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

What's the difference between parallel positioners and stacked serial kinematics? (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Hexapods for Micro Manufacturing

Active Fiber Optic Alignment Stages, Micro Manufacturing: Mini Hexapod 6DOF Robotic Motion Platform (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Large Rotary Table, Direct Drive, Air Bearing A688

Air Bearing Rotary Table, Rotary Spindle with Large Aperture for Test, Metrology, and Precision Manufacturing (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. - Linear Stages for Vacuum and Ultra High Vacuum

Motorized Linear Stages for Vacuum and Ultra High Vacuum (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. - Parallel Positioners & Stacked Serial Kinematics

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

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Using Gantries and ACS-Based Motion Controllers

PI has developed a powerful 3D Print System Interface software working direct from STL files. It uses the ACS motion controller’s Smart Processing Commander (SPC) software that offers complete system control in an intuitive interface that draws on all the capabilities of the ACS controller, including XSEG, Advanced Gantry Control, LCM (EtherCAT® Laser Control Module)... (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Motion Control for the Semiconductor Industry

Ultra-High Precision Positioning Stages: Linear Motion and Rotary Motion Solutions for the Semiconductor Industry (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - How to Integrate Laser Control and Motion Control

Better solutions for system integrators to design and build advanced laser processing systems. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Solutions for Electronics Manufacturing

Applications of PI motion systems are found in the automation of processes in industries including:
Optics & Photonics, Semiconductor, Laser Machining, Micro-assembly, Electronics Test & Measurement, Medical Engineering, Bio-Tech, Life Sciences (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Active Photonics Alignment Demos

This is a wafer prober made by Cascade Microtech, a Division of Form Factor, and it shows how the hexapod micro robots that are manufactured by PI (Physik Instrumente) are used in an embedded application to validate the health of chips prior to the packaging process. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Direct-drive precision linear motor stages

The V-508 Series of direct-drive precision linear motor stages provide an ideal platform for integration in optical delay lines combining PI proprietary nanopositioning technologies to achieve sub-nanometer resolution and single nanometer MIM. (read more)

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P. - Optical Delay Line Stages – How Do They Work?

Optical Delay Line Stages – How Do They Work?

Turning Nanometers into Femtoseconds and Attoseconds (read more)

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. - 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. - 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. - 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. - 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. - 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)