New piezo nanopositioning system: versatile, fast and compact with large clear aperture
With travel ranges up to 80 µm and a direct piezo actuator drive, the compact positioning stages reach high scanning frequencies and settling times of only a few milliseconds. At a width of only 50 mm, their clear aperture is relatively large with a diameter of 30 mm.
The drive technology of the highly dynamic piezo nanopositioning systems is based on all-ceramic insulated PICMA® piezo actuators. They have a proven longer lifetime and higher reliability than conventional polymer-insulated actuators.
The P-630 stages achieve nanometer-precise positioning accuracy and stability is using an integrated capacitive position sensor.
Optimum control properties are ensured via the high performance single-channel E-709.CHG Motion Controller. Its digital technology allows for refined linearization algorithms to improve accuracy; the operating parameters can easily be optimized via software.
Further Information available at:
PI in Brief
For over 40 years, the PI Group has been one of the leading players in the global market for precision positioning technology. PI is well known for the high quality of its products and develops and manufactures standard and OEM products with piezo or motor drives. With four sites in Germany and ten sales and service offices abroad, the PI Group is represented internationally.
Tel. +49 721 4846-1810
Fax +49 721 4846-1019
Physik Instrumente (PI)
GmbH & Co. KG
Auf der Römerstraße 1
This release was published on openPR.
Permanent link to this press release:
Please set a link in the press area of your homepage to this press release on openPR. openPR disclaims liability for any content contained in this release.
You can edit or delete your press release New piezo nanopositioning system: versatile, fast and compact with large clear aperture here
News-ID: 266899 • Views: 1986
More Releases from Physik Instrumente (PI) GmbH & Co. KG
2 mm Travel Range - 20 Milliseconds Settling Time: New Objective Scanner with Pi …
New microscopy methods, such as two-photon microscopy, make it possible to record 3D stacks with up to 1 mm depth in biological samples. For this they require high-performance drives for positioning the objectives. PI (Physik Instrumente) now developed the new N-725 PIFOC® objective scanner with piezo stepping drives especially for position-ing microscopy objectives. The N-725 provides travel ranges of up to 2 mm along the optical axis. At the same time
New Version of M-663 Micropositioning Stage: Benefits of PILine® Drive Technolo …
Cost-effective with 2 µm step size. PI (Physik Instrumente) completes its product line of high-velocity M-663 micropositioning stages. The new linear stage version M-663.5U is especially suited for positioning tasks in automation where a resolution of 0.6 µm and a step size of 2 µm are sufficient. The integrated PILine® linear motor provides push forces to 5 N and a maximum velocity of up to 250 mm/s over a 18 mm
Small Size and High Resolution: New Miniature Stage is Only 24 mm Wide at a Reso …
Physik Instrumente (PI) has introduced the new LPS-24 series. At only 24 × 33 × 20 mm³, these new miniature positioning stages provide a travel range of 15 mm with nanometer-precision resolution. The LPS-24 stages fulfil important requirements for the positioning of optical or mechanical components or for the adjustment and manipulation of samples in application environments with a confined space. For the LPS-24 series, PI uses NEXACT® piezo stepping drives. These
Modular Hexapod System for Fast, Economic and Precise Positioning
PI presents a modular concept for six-axis positioning systems. Due to its modularity, the high-precision parallel kinematics can be adapted fast and efficiently to customer requirements. The six identical Hexapod struts are designed such that their length can be easily scaled. They include the required electronics for reference point switches, limit switches, position sensors and electronic commutation for the brushless DC motors. Their standardized joints allow to combine them with almost
More Releases for Versatile
Mango Animate Offers Versatile Explainer Video Software
For the average business people seeking to elevate their business to new levels, an explainer video can be the ideal marketing tool. Explainer videos catch people’s eyes quickly and if done right, will keep them interested until the desired message is passed on. The Mango Animate Animation Maker (Mango Animate AM) is one of the best explainer video software (https://school.mangoanimate.com/best-explainer-video-software/) available for use by businesses today. Developed by animation software
Versatile Data Acquisition for Automotive Component Testing
dataTaker DT80 Accommodates More Than 20 Measurements A large OEM manufacturer of automotive components needed to conduct a long-term test to evaluate the reliability of its latest device. This automotive component testing involved data collection from multiple vehicles at various locations across the US to study the effects of different use and environmental conditions on the components. The test was to run for 3 years to capture enough data for accurate
MAAT Inaugurates Versatile Phase Shifter
Company announces release of a digital recreation of Roger Schult’s analog hardware MAAT Incorporated, a manufacturer of exceptional performance professional audio solutions, today announced the release of RSPhaseShifter version 1.0, a digital implementation of the Roger Schult/German Audio Lab’s Phase Shifter 500 Series W2324 hardware. The cross–platform plug–in creates a high quality, phase shifted version of a monaural or stereo input. Available in formats for all major DAWs (Digital Audio Workstations), RSPhaseShifter
Versatile solutions for metal markets
Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum offers flexible solutions for demanding heat-treatment and metallurgy processes Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum won several orders globally for vacuum systems out of the metal treatment field, optimized for customer specific needs. Advantage of these vacuum solutions is the high flexibility due to the use of standard vacuum pumps in a versatile skid. "These orders show the expertise of Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum as the vacuum systems are considered efficient and
Versatile Security Announces Partnership with Dot Origin
Stockholm, Sweden, November 6th, 2012 - Versatile Security Sweden AB announces the partnership with Dot Origin. Through the partnership, Dot Origin will market and sell Versatile Security's Smart Card Management System, vSEC:CMS in the UK market. "The vSEC:CMS solution fits very well with our range of cards, readers and software from the world's premier vendors in the smart card security market. Being an independent specialist distributor in this market enables
Versatile Security announces partnership with ipsCA
Stockholm, Sweden, April 24, 2012 – Versatile Security Sweden AB announces the partnership with ipsCA, Spain. Through the partnership, ipsCA will market and sell Versatile Security's Smart Card Management System, vSEC:CMS in the Spanish market. "It's exciting that Versatile Security is now active also in Spain, especially since it's through such a skilled and experienced partner as ipsCA. The chances of entering a new geographical market successfully increases significantly when doing