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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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Smart Vaccine Patch Production with Piezo Elements

In the wake of the global COVID-19 pandemic, modern vaccination technologies are gaining importance as they promise to protect the world population from future pandemics. Vaccine patches are one of these next generation applications and piezo components or actuators can be used to precisely dispense tiniest droplets on the microneedles.


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Force & Position Control in Precision Automation

Controlling Force & Position with High Accuracy to Improve Testing of Haptic Devices


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Precision Motion Control in Laser Machining, Cutting

Precision Motion Control in Laser Machining, Cutting

If you can Measure it, we can Help you Optimise it

System Optimisation – Tracking and Alignment in Multiple Degrees of Freedom


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Programming ACS Motion Controllers with LabVIEW (Elegant and Easy)

Adding more Functionality to the Ethercat-based ACS Controllers

Easy LabView programming of ACS / PI precision motion systems.


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Ultrasonic Metering in Intensive Care Devices

Viruses and other infections particularly affect people with pre-existing conditions such as renal or cardiovascular diseases. In regard to the treatment and therapy of such illnesses, the demands on the medical devices used are ever increasing. Piezo technology offers various possibilities to improve them: Using piezo transducers, for example, makes intensive care devices such as infusion systems...


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