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Fast Steering Mirrors for Deep Space / Free Space Optical Communication

High Precision Tip/Tilt Mechanisms Direct and Keep Laser Beams Precisely on Target


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Hexapods Make Complex Motion Profiles Simple

What can you use hexapods for? A common application is the rapid and accurate alignment of two components in six degrees of freedom during an automated production process, for instance, a printed circuit board (PCB) and a lens, or a PCB and a charge-coupled device.


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Advances in Piezo Actuators for High Frequency, High Duty Cycle Industrial Applications

Methods to Improve Piezo Dynamics, Accuracy and Linearity: Preshaping / DDL / APC


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Adaptive Optics – the Next Generation. 11,000 Actuators to Aid Search for Exoplanets with the E-ELT

PI and Fraunhofer IOF Cooperate on New Large Scale Adaptive Optics Project


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High-Speed Deformable Mirror for Laser Beam Focus Control in Cutting & Welding Applications

Piezo driven laser focus shifter module advances speed and quality in laser machining applications

Point-Cloud Surface Reconstruction: What 3D Laser Manufacturing and Lidar Measurements have in Common

How PI supports Additive Manufacturing and Laser Materials Processing Applications

Custom Motors for Precision Motion Control

When do they make sense? Q&A with PI's Dietrich Wins

PImag Voice Coil, Linear and Rotary Torque Motors for Special Requirements


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The importance of Automation Actuators and Motion Control in 3D printing

The Importance of Automation Actuators and Precision Motion Control in Additive Manufacturing


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How PI Is Helping to Unlock the Sun's Secrets

The Solar Orbiter space probe begun its journey in February 2020. Also on board: A tip/tilt unit from PI for the secondary mirror of one of the central experiments, the Polarimetric and Helioseismic Imager (PHI).


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