Latest Piezoelectricity Stories

2013-07-15 23:00:52

PI's new hardbound catalog covers most PI and PI miCos precision positioning product lines, from long travel motorized linear translation stages to six-axis parallel positioning systems and from miniature piezo flexure nanopositioning stages to high-speed ceramic linear motors along with the associated drivers and motion control electronics. The 2014 hard cover catalog on precision motion control and piezo technology is now available from PI (Physik Instrumente). Auburn, MA (PRWEB)...

2013-07-12 23:02:29

Transparency Market Research Published new "Biosensors Market (Electrochemical, Optical, Piezoelectric & Thermistor) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2012 - 2018" market research report to its report store. Browse the report; visit http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/biosensors-market.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 12, 2013 According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research “Biosensors Market - Global...

2013-07-05 23:17:23

Superior Magnetics for Pain Free Living announced piezo stimulator relieves pain in seconds. Jacksonville, FL (PRWEB) July 05, 2013 Pain Free Living web: SuperiorMagnetics.com, a leader in innovative pain relief products is excited to announce the release of the piezoelectric stimulator for pain relief. The piezoelectric stimulator uses electrical stimulation to restore proper electrical flow. During a brief demonstration using the piezoelectric stimulator customers are often reporting...

2013-06-25 23:29:23

BOLT™ Power Cells use Linear’s LTC3588-1 piezoelectric energy harvesting conversion chip to power Dust Networks’ motes. Rochester, NY (PRWEB) June 25, 2013 MicroGen Systems, Inc. (“MicroGen”) announced today that vibration energy harvesting BOLT™ Power Cells (see Figure 1) enabled a live wireless sensor network (WSN) using Linear Technology’s (“Linear”) Dust Networks LTC5800-IPM SmartMesh™ IP mote-on-chip at the Sensors Expo and Conference exhibition in Rosemont, IL...

2013-05-24 23:24:20

Precision positioning systems specialist Physik Instrumente (PI) recently introduced a new series of miniaturized, piezo-motor-driven linear positioners at the 2013 LASER World of PHOTONICS conference -- the world´s largest trade show for lasers and photonics related products -- in Munich, Germany. Auburn, MA (PRWEB) May 23, 2013 PI´s new LPS-24 positioners are less than one inch wide and provide 15 mm travel range with closed-loop sensor resolution up to 2 nanometers. The small...

Motion Converted To Electronic Signals For Tactile Imaging By Piezoelectric 'Taxel' Arrays
2013-04-25 21:27:07

Georgia Institute of Technology Using bundles of vertical zinc oxide nanowires, researchers have fabricated arrays of piezotronic transistors capable of converting mechanical motion directly into electronic controlling signals. The arrays could help give robots a more adaptive sense of touch, provide better security in handwritten signatures and offer new ways for humans to interact with electronic devices. The arrays include more than 8,000 functioning piezotronic transistors, each of...

2013-03-24 23:03:34

[186 Pages] Energy Harvesting Market Report segments the market by geographies such as North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World. (PRWEB) March 24, 2013 According to a new market research report, “Energy Harvesting Market- Global Forecast and Analysis (2012-2017) By Technology, Application & Geography published by MarketsandMarkets, the total market is expected to reach $1894.87 million by 2017, at a CAGR of 24.31%. Browse 70 Market Data Tables 22 Figures...

2013-03-23 23:20:09

[245 Pages Report] Motion Sensors Market report aims to capture the market road map with market sizes, revenue forecasts, value chain, market & product trends, price trends and regulations. (PRWEB) March 23, 2013 According to a new market research report “Motion Sensors Market, Global Forecast & Analysis (2011 — 2016) By Technology (Passive Infrared, Ultrasonic, Microwave, Tomographic, Dual —Technology/ Hybrid), Application Types (Consumer Electronics, Automotive,...

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