Applications for Piezo Positioning Technology

Life Science, Medicine,
Biology
  • Scanning microscopy
  • Patch-clamp
  • Gene manipulation
  • Micromanipulation
  • Cell penetration
  • Micro-dispensing devices
Semiconductors,
Microelectronics
  • Nano-metrology
  • Wafer and mask positioning / alignment
  • Critical-dimension measurement
  • Microlithography
  • Inspection systems
  • Vibrations cancellation
Data Storage
  • MR head testing
  • Pole tip recession
  • Spin stands
  • Disk testing
  • Vibration cancellation
 
Optics, Photonics, Fiber Optics
Metrology and Measuring Technology
  • Fiber optic alignment & switching
  • Image stabilization
  • Adaptive optics
  • Scanning microscopy
  • Auto-focus systems
  • Interferometry
  • Adaptive and active optics
  • Laser tuning
  • Mirror positioning
Precision Mechanics
and Mechanical Engineering
  • Fast tool servos
  • Out-of-roundness finishing (boring, drilling, turning)
  • Vibration cancellation
  • Smart structures / structural deformation
  • Wear correction
  • Needle-valve actuation
  • Micro-pumps
  • Knife edge control in extrusion tools
  • Micro-engraving systems