Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Piezoelectric Actuators

Principles, Design, Experiments and Applications

Edited by Hu Huang

Jilin University

Co-editor:

Jianping Li

Zhejiang Normal University

Taking advantage of high resolution, rapid response, and compact structure, piezoelectric actuators are widely employed for achieving precision positioning in both scientific research and industrial application. With the development of science and technology, the requirements for precision positioning are increasing. Accordingly, great efforts have been made to improve the performances of piezoelectric actuators, and significant progress has been achieved. This book discusses some recent achievements and developments of piezoelectric actuators, in terms of piezoelectric material, driving principle, structural design, modeling, and control, as well as applications.

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Piezoelectric ActuatorsPrinciples, Design, Experiments and ApplicationsEdited by Hu Huang

Published: December 8th 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.92533

ISBN: 978-1-83968-832-4

Print ISBN: 978-1-83968-831-7

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83968-833-1

Copyright year: 2021

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1618 Total Chapter Downloads

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1. Doping Effect on Piezoelectric, Magnetic and Magnetoelectric Properties of Perovskite—Ferromagnetic Magnetoelectric Composites

By Rashed A. Islam

247

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2. Parasitic Motion Principle (PMP) Piezoelectric Actuators: Definition and Recent Developments

By Lin Zhang and Hu Huang

269

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3. Principle, Design and Future of Inchworm Type Piezoelectric Actuators

By Jianping Li, Jianming Wen, Yili Hu, Zhonghua Zhang, Lidong He and Nen Wan

254

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4. The Asymmetric Flexure Hinge Structures and the Hybrid Excitation Methods for Piezoelectric Stick-Slip Actuators

By Tinghai Cheng, Xiaosong Zhang, Xiaohui Lu, Hengyu Li, Qi Gao and Guangda Qiao

327

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5. Modeling of Piezoceramic Actuators for Control

By Joel Shields and Edward Konefat

160

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6. Energy Harvesting Prediction from Piezoelectric Materials with a Dynamic System Model

By José Carlos de Carvalho Pereira

150

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7. Design, Characterisation and Prospect of Piezoelectric Microfluidic Technology

By Song Chen, Zhonghua Zhang, Junwu Kan, Jianping Li and Jianming Wen

116

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8. The Roles of Piezoelectric Ultrasonic Motors in Industry 4.0 Era: Opportunities & Challenges

By Sahil P. Wankhede and Tian-Bing Xu

95

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