A long stroke guiding mechanism in vacuum was created, based on a parallelogram linkage mechanism with cross-flexures.
Risk prediction of lamp loosening in road luminaires by analyzing the loosening mechanism, the lighting pole dynamics and the wind load.
A machine vision system was added to a dispensing robot; using robotic vision to enable customized features in the droplet dispensing process.
Online self-calibration of a position measurement system. Result is an error profile virtually free of integration errors, allowing on-the-fly in-line calibration.
Improving machine performance to serve the future market needs. An example of the development of a precision motion stage with a scanning accuracy of few nanometer.
Tribological characterization providing design rules with respect to material selection. Developing a pin-on-plate testing campaign by mimicking the operation conditions.
For positioning systems, advanced setpoint design methods can effectively reduce end-effector vibrations. This is beneficial for safety and drive-train design requirements.
Dynamic vibration measurements provide information of possible sources of malfunction. This can help on solving stringent issues and achieving excellence in product design.
Examples structural dynamics & vibration analysis
How to ensure that a product will fulfill its dynamics and vibration requirements. From specification to actual design; what is the right approach?
For optimal solutions, it is important to include dynamic computations in all design phases. To be efficient, different modeling techniques are used for each phase, with different levels of detail and different focus.
Experimental vibrational analysis
How to verify that a product meets its dynamic requirements. If they are not met, how to find out the cause and how to improve on this?
By measuring e.g. accelerations, either induced by external forces or under operational conditions, relevant information with respect to the dynamic behavior is gained.
Drop test simulation and experiments
How to determine if a product will meet its drop and shock testing requirements? Is it possible to predict this during design, so countermeasures are taken if necessary?
We can perform computer simulations of the drop behavior of a product. We can also perform impact experiments under pre-defined conditions and suggest improvements.
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