- Trained on our vast library of engineering resources.

Technical Articles

Zaber Technologies, Inc. has published these technical articles:

(Microscopy)
From this Article:
This article gives a brief overview of how the combination of AI and automation can be used to empower academic and corporate labs to do more with less....
(Positioning Stages, Slides and Guides)
From this Article:
Introduction to TDI Imaging...
(Microscopy)
From this Article:
When choosing a motion control system, the software features and support that comes bundled with the hardware often plays a big role in the success of the project....
(Positioning Stages, Slides and Guides)
From this Article:
There are a wide variety of types of linear stages, using different types of controls, motors, bearings, and drive components. This allows users to find a good fit for their application, but it takes...
(Linear Actuators)
From this Article:
Zaber's T-Series computer-controlled positioning devices use stepper motors to achieve open loop position control. This article discusses various characteristics such as resolution, repeatability, and...
(Microscopy)
From this Article:
Our latest article explores how the confluence of AI and automation is revolutionizing widefield fluorescence image processing for academic and corporate labs. Learn how to leverage these...
(Microscopy)
From this Article:
To acquire a sharp image from a microscope, the sample has to be in focus. Learn how to leverage the power of a motorized focus axis by using OpenCV to automatically discover a good position in fewer...
(Microscopy)
From this Article:
In this article, we'll show you how to leverage the power of a motorized focus axis by using OpenCV to automatically discover a good position in fewer than 100 lines of Python code....
(Positioning Stages, Slides and Guides)
From this Article:
It can be easy to set up the exact gimbal required when using off-the-shelf modular hardware with well-integrated software and electronics. This combination streamlines the configuration process and...
(Microscopy)
From this Article:
Learn more about the key properties of cameras and how to use them to select the best camera for your microscopy application....
(Positioning Stages, Slides and Guides)
From this Article:
Growing popularity and usage in applications requiring precision motion control have also sparked a reduction in the cost of the technology and made linear motors a more economical option for many...
(Positioning Stages, Slides and Guides)
From this Article:
Vibration reduction is vital for various motion control applications, such as labs where it prevents spills on costly equipment or in high-precision microscopy tasks, where even small vibrations can...
(Linear and Rotary Motion Components)
From this Article:
Once you've determined the requirements of your linear motion application, how can you qualify a linear motion product to ensure it meets your application's needs? Manufacturer's specs are often vague...
(Positioning Stages, Slides and Guides)
From this Article:
For applications like microscopy where minute vibrations will result in a blurry image, waiting for vibrations to decay can significantly increase the overall time it takes to perform a move....
(Positioning Stages, Slides and Guides)
From this Article:
Why use a counterbalance?...
(Positioning Stages, Slides and Guides)
From this Article:
Consider the general problem of describing to a computer-controlled machine the specific motion it should produce....
(Motors)
From this Article:
A bipolar stepper motor has two windings. The current through each winding is varied in order to rotate the stepper motor. This article describes microstepping theory, three modes of operation (full...
(Motor Controls and Drives)
From this Article:
This article will help give users a deeper understanding of direct drive velocity performance...
(Linear and Rotary Motion Components)
From this Article:
When selecting a high precision linear stage, positioning accuracy, backlash, and repeatability are typically the most important considerations. However, depending on the linear motion application,...
(Positioning Stages, Slides and Guides)
From this Article:
It can be a confusing process selecting the best rotary stage from a list of specifications, some of which may not be important depending on the intended use....
(Motor Controls and Drives)
From this Article:
Zaber's devices use two command protocols: an ASCII protocol and a 6-byte binary protocol. Each of these protocols work within the RS-232 serial communication standard. This article examines each...
(Positioning Stages, Slides and Guides)
From this Article:
High-throughput analysis of live cells and unparalleled reagent efficiency and process control can reduce reagent consumption and experiment time by orders of magnitude compared to traditional...
(Positioning Stages, Slides and Guides)
From this Article:
To make linear motor stages suitable for vertical applications, the addition of a counterbalance is required to compensate for the weight of the stage's moving mass and payload. In this article, we...
(Linear and Rotary Motion Components)
From this Article:
Here we will be showing the most common types of linear bearings and how the design and implementation of these bearings affects the performance of linear motion stages....
(Linear and Rotary Motion Components)
From this Article:
In laser etching and deposition applications part inaccuracies and clumps of deposit can be caused by dynamic errors such as poor velocity stability and path following errors. Static specs like...
(Positioning Stages, Slides and Guides)
From this Article:
How to select the best XY stage and stage inset for your Nucleus MVR or third-party microscope....