Latest Piezoelectricity Stories

2014-02-19 23:32:33

Piezo motion technology market leader PI (Physik Instrumente) introduces a new low-cost piezo driver designed for OEM integration. Auburn, MA (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 High Performance for Dynamic Motion Systems Despite its compact size, the new E-836.03 piezo driver provides for the dynamic operation of low-voltage multilayer piezo actuators and piezo positioning systems. The new module can source and sink peak currents to 100mA and provides an output voltage range of -30 to 130V....

2014-02-05 16:25:40

DUBLIN, February 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/znkdk4/energy) has announced the addition of Wintergreen Research, Inc's new report "Energy Harvesters: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2013 to 2019" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/znkdk4/energy ] to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Worldwide markets are poised to achieve...

2014-02-03 12:23:51

LONDON, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Printed and Flexible Sensors 2014-2024: Technologies, Players, ForecastsPrinted and flexible sensors are playing an increasingly important role in printed electronics. The biggest market is currently glucose sensors used by diabetics. However, other types of printed sensors are emerging. IDTechEx forecasts the market for printed sensors will have increased by more than $1 billion by...

2014-02-03 08:33:51

LONDON, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Energy Harvesting and Storage for Electronic Devices 2014-2024: Forecasts, Technologies, Players Energy harvesting is the process by which ambient energy is captured and converted into electricity for small autonomous devices, such as satellites, laptops and nodes in sensor networks making them self-sufficient. Although energy harvesting applications reach from vehicles to the smart grid,...

2014-01-31 16:24:35

DUBLIN, Ireland, January 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6t5r7k/thin_film_pzt_for) has announced the addition of the "Thin Film PZT for Semiconductor Application Trends & Technology Update Report" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6t5r7k/thin_film_pzt_for ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The most promising effect of...

Flexible Battery Implant Powered By Internal Organs
2014-01-26 05:53:50

[ Watch the Video: An Organic Solution To Battery Power ] Ranjini Raghunath for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A tiny, patch-like battery that uses the natural movement of organs such as the heart or lungs to generate electricity inside the human body has been developed by engineers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. A paper describing the device was recently published online in the journal Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences. The device, about the...

2014-01-22 16:22:09

Economical, compact sensors operate at exceptionally low strains HAMPTON, Va., Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Measurement Specialties (NASDAQ: MEAS), an expert in sensor design and manufacturing, has enhanced its series of ELAF compression and tension load cells to provide superior resolution and higher reliability, while remaining extremely cost-effective. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140122/PH50840 ) The "four-bar" design of the sensors offers better stability and resistance...

2013-12-20 23:21:05

MarketResearchReports.Biz announces addition of new report “Worldwide Energy Harvesters Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts 2013 to 2019” to its database. Visit: http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis-details/energy-harvesters-market-shares-strategies-and-forecasts-worldwide-2013-to-2019. Albany, NY (PRWEB) December 20, 2013 Research announces that it has published a new study Energy Harvesting Market Shares, Strategy, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2013 to 2019. The 2013 study...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'