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PIEZOELECTRIC ACTUATORS AND MOTORS - TYPES, APPLICATIONS, NEW DEVELOPMENTS, INDUSTRY STRUCTURE AND GLOBAL MARKETS
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Publish Date: Oct 2013,   Pages: 156,   Report Code: ET-119
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1. INTRODUCTION1-8
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INTRODUCTION ................................................................................................................. 1

STUDY GOAL AND OBJECTIVES ..................................................................... 3

REASONS FOR DOING THE STUDY ................................................................ 4

CONTRIBUTIONS OF THE STUDY .................................................................. 5

SCOPE AND FORMAT ........................................................................................... 5

METHODOLOGY ..................................................................................................... 5

INFORMATION SOURCES................................................................................... 6

TARGET AUDIENCE FOR THE STUDY .......................................................... 6

AUTHOR’S CREDENTIALS.................................................................................. 7

AUTHOR’S CREDENTIALS (CONTD.) .............................................................. 8

RELATED STUDIES ............................................................................................... 8

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2. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY9-13
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EXECUTIVE SUMMARY ................................................................................................... 9

SUMMARY TABLE GLOBAL MARKET SIZE/PERCENTAGE SHARE FOR PIEZOELECTRIC ACTUATORS AND MOTORS BY APPLICATION THROUGH 2018 ................................................................................... 10

SUMMARY FIGURE GLOBAL SHARE FOR PIEZOELECTRIC ACTUATORS AND MOTORS BY APPLICATION, 2013 AND 2018 ...................................................... 11

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3. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW14-20
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INDUSTRY OVERVIEW .................................................................................................. 14

INDUSTRY DYNAMICS ...................................................................................... 15

INDUSTRY STRUCTURE ................................................................................... 16

TABLE 1 COMPANY PRODUCT REFERENCE FOR PIEZOELECTRIC ACTUATOR AND MOTOR MANUFACTURERS, MATERIAL SUPPLIERS, SYSTEMS INTEGRATORS/AMPLIFIER AND CONTROLLER SUPPLIERS 18

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4. TECHNOLOGY OVERVIEW21-47
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TECHNOLOGY OVERVIEW........................................................................................... 21

PIEZO MECHANICS............................................................................................. 21

SYMBOLS AND DEFINITIONS ........................................................................ 22

PIEZOELECTRIC CONSTANTS............................................................ 22

FIGURE 1 DESIGNATION OF THE AXES AND DIRECTIONS OF DEFORMATION ................................................ 22

TABLE 2 GENERAL PIEZO SYMBOLS ............................................. 23

PIEZO THEORY ..................................................................................................... 24

PIEZOELECTRIC MATERIALS......................................................................... 25

FIGURE 2 PZT ELEMENTARY CELL BEFORE AND AFTER POLING (DC FIELD APPLIED) ...................................... 26

FIGURE 3 ELECTRICAL DIPOLE MOMENTS IN WEISS DOMAINS................................................................................ 27

TYPES OF PIEZOELECTRIC ACTUATORS .................................................. 28

TYPES OF PIEZOELECTRIC MOTORS.......................................................... 28

TYPES OF PIEZOELECTRIC MOTORS (CONTD.) ...................................... 29

FIGURE 4 STANDING WAVE ULTRASONIC MOTOR ................. 30

MATERIALS FOR PIEZOELECTRIC ACTUATORS AND MOTORS................................................................................................. 31

TABLE 3 MATERIAL CONSTANTS OF PIEZOCERAMIC MATERIALS USED IN PIEZOELECTRIC-DRIVEN ACTUATORS AND MOTORS................................................................................................. 32

ELECTRODE MATERIALS..................................................................... 33

PZT MATERIAL CHARACTERISTICS ................................................ 33

Hysteresis ......................................................................................... 33

Creep.................................................................................................. 34

Extension under load ..................................................................... 34

Power dissipation............................................................................ 34

Operation under reverse bias....................................................... 34

FIGURE 5 HYSTERESIS BEHAVIOR OF PIEZOELECTRIC MATERIAL...........................................35

Linearity ........................................................................................... 35

Thermal properties and temperature coefficients................... 35

MATERIALS FOR CONSTRUCTION OF PIEZOELECTRIC ACTUATORS AND MOTORS ........................ 36

TABLE 4 MATERIALS USED FOR FABRICATING BASIC PIEZOELECTRIC ACTUATORS........................................ 36

Lead-free piezo materials.............................................................. 39

NEW EMERGING MATERIALS ........................................................................ 40

PZN-PT.......................................................................................................... 40

PMN-PT ........................................................................................................ 40

PZT-BASED MEMS DEVICES ........................................................................... 41

TABLE 5 TYPICAL MATERIALS USED IN PZT-BASED MEMS DEVICES................................................................................. 41

ELECTRONICS (AMPLIFIERS AND CONTROLLERS) USED WITH PIEZOELECTRIC ACTUATORS ..................................................... 42

PIEZO ELECTRIC MOTORS .............................................................................. 42

TABLE 6 TYPES OF PIEZOELECTRIC MOTORS ........................... 43

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5. APPLICATONS48-89
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APPLICATIONS ..................................................................................................................... 48

MICRON TO NANO-SCALE MOTION-RELATED APPLICATIONS ............................................................................................... 48

TABLE 7 ......... TYPES OF BASIC PIEZOELECTRIC ACTUATORS

FOR ULTRA-SMALL SCALE PRECISION LINEAR MOTION ................................................................................................. 49

COMMERCIAL DESIGNS IN USE ....................................................... 51

TABLE 8 TYPICAL SHAPE VARIANTS AND BRANDS OF PIEZOELECTRIC ACTUATORS COMMERCIALIZED FOR SMALL SCALE PRECISION MOTION ........................................................................ 52

AUTOFOCUS APPLICATIONS IN PHONE CAMERAS AND OTHER COMMERCIAL MARKETS ........................................................... 56

ULTRASONIC MOTORS USED FOR AUTOFOCUS ....................... 58

FIGURE 6 MOBILE PHONE CAMERA AUTOFOCUS MODULE USING A PIEZO MOTOR .............................................. 59

Autofocus mechanism kit in phone and digital cameras (on-board low voltage battery plus amplifier) .................................................................................... 59

Case study1: ultra-thin autofocus:.................................. 60

Case study 2: ........................................................................ 60

TABLE 9 TYPES OF PIEZOELECTRIC MOTOR MODULES RECOMMENDED FOR AUTOFOCUS PHONE CAMERAS ............................................................................. 61

MICROSCOPE LENS AUTOFOCUS AND ZOOM MIRROR ADJUSTMENT, IMAGE STABILIZATION FOR ULTRA-PRECISION IMAGING AND RESOLUTION ENHANCEMENT (NON-CONSUMER CAMERA APPLICATIONS) .............................................................................................. 61

FIGURE 7 USE OF PIEZO ACTUATORS IN SCANNING TUNNEL MICROSCOPY ................................................................... 63

TABLE 10 TYPES OF PIEZOELECTRIC MOTORS RECOMMENDED

FOR AUTOFOCUS IN NON CONSUMER IMAGING SYSTEMS ............................................................................................... 64

FUEL INJECTORS USED IN AUTOMOBILES ............................................ 66

TABLE 11 TYPES OF PIEZO UNIT INJECTORS ........................... 68

MICROPUMPS, PIEZO VALVES, MICROBLOWERS ................................. 69

PIEZO MICROMIRRORS, MICROPUMPS AND MICROBLOWERS ............................................................................... 70

PIEZO INK CARTRIDGES USED IN PRINTERS......................................... 72

PIEZO INK CARTRIDGES USED IN PRINTERS (CONTD.)...........................73

PIEZO INK CARTRIDGES USED IN PRINTERS (CONTD.)...........................74

PIEZO INK CARTRIDGES USED IN PRINTERS (CONTD.)...........................75

TABLE 13 MICROVALVE ACTUATORS AND PIEZO INK CARTRIDGES

MEDICAL SURGERY INSTRUMENTS AND PORTABLE ULTRASONIC DIAGNOSTIC DEVICES ................................................... 76

TABLE 14 PIEZO MICROSURGERY TOOLS, MICROGRIPPERS AND MINI-ROBOTS....................................... 77

OTHER APPLICATION AREAS ........................................................................ 79

TABLE 15 ILLUSTRATIONS OF MINI-ROBOTS, MICRO AIR VEHICLES), HARD DISK DRIVE TIPS................. 80

HARD DISK TIPS ...................................................................................... 82

TEXTILE PIEZO SYSTEMS.................................................................... 83

FIGURE 8 PIEZOCERAMIC MODULES ON A CIRCULAR KNITTING MACHINE ................................................ 84

BRAILLE READING DEVICES FOR THE BLIND ........................... 84

FIGURE 9 USE OF PIEZO ACTUATORS IN BRAILLE READING DEVICE ............................................................................. 85

ACTIVE VIBRATION REDUCTION TO OPTIMIZE MACHINE

PROCESS .................................................................................................... 86

Mechatronic systems in machine tools. ..................................... 86

PIEZO MEMS ACTUATORS ................................................................... 87

Small-scale robotics ........................................................................ 87

TABLE 16 MEMS PIEZO DEVICES ..................................................... 88

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6. PRICE STRUCTURE90-93
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PRICE STRUCTURE......................................................................................................... 90

TABLE 17 PRICE PATTERNS OF PIEZOELECTRIC ACTUATOR ASSEMBLIES, ULTRASONIC MOTORS AND AMPLIFIERS AVAILABLE COMMERCIALLY IN 2013.................................................................................................... 90

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7. INDUSTRY STRUCTURE AND DYNAMICS94-99
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INDUSTRY STRUCTURE AND DYNAMICS ............................................................. 94

BUSINESS MODELS AND INDUSTRY PLAYERS ...................................... 94

BUSINESS MODELS ................................................................................ 95

MARKET DYNAMICS .......................................................................................... 95

COMPETITION ...................................................................................................... 96

MERGERS, ACQUISITIONS AND DIVESTITURES ................................... 97

TABLE 18 ACQUISITION DEALS AMONG MANUFACTURERS OF PIEZOELECTRIC MOTORS AND ACTUATORS FROM 2008 TO 2013 ...................................... 98

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8. GLOBAL MARKETS AND MARKET TRENDS100-107
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GLOBAL MARKETS AND MARKET TRENDS .......................................................100

MARKET ACCORDING TO APPLICATIONS ..............................................100

TABLE 19 GLOBAL MARKET SIZE/PERCENTAGE SHARE FOR PIEZOELECTRIC MOTORS AND ACTUATORS BY APPLICATION FROM 2013 TO 2018........................................................................................................101

FIGURE 10 GLOBAL MARKET SIZE/PERCENTAGE SHARE FOR PIEZOELECTRIC MOTORS AND ACTUATORS BY APPLICATION FROM 2013 TO 2018........................................................................................................102

MARKET ACCORDING TO MATERIALS USED ........................................103

TABLE 20 GLOBAL MARKET SIZE/PERCENTAGE SHARE FOR PIEZOELECTRIC MOTORS AND ACTUATORS BY TYPE OF PIEZO MATERIALS USED FROM 2013 TO 2018 ............................................................103

TABLE 20 (CONTD.)......................................................................................104

FIGURE 11 GLOBAL MARKET SIZE/PERCENTAGE SHARE FOR PIEZOELECTRIC MOTORS AND ACTUATORS BY TYPE OF PIEZO MATERIALS USED FROM 2013 TO 2018 ............................................................105

MARKET ACCORDING TO REGIONS ..........................................................106

TABLE 21 GLOBAL MARKET SIZE/PERCENTAGE SHARE FOR PIEZOELECTRIC MOTORS AND ACTUATORS BY REGION FROM 2013 TO 2018......................106

FIGURE 12 GLOBAL MARKET SIZE/PERCENTAGE SHARE FOR PIEZOELECTRIC MOTORS AND ACTUATORS BY REGION FROM 2013 TO 2018......................107

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9. PATENTS AND PATENT ANALYSIS108-125
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PATENTS AND PATENT ANALYSIS ........................................................................108

LIST OF PATENTS..............................................................................................108

RESONANT POWER CONVERTER COMPRISING A MATCHED PIEZOELECTRIC TRANSFORMER ......................108

ULTRASONIC MOTOR ..........................................................................108

ULTRASONIC MOTOR MECHANISM ..............................................109

ULTRASONIC MOTOR ..........................................................................109

ULTRASONIC LINEAR DRIVE UNIT COMPRISING A HOLLOW CYLINDRICAL OSCILLATOR ...................................110

METHODS FOR REDUCING POWER CONSUMPTION OF AT LEAST PARTIALLY RESONANT ACTUATOR SYSTEMS AND SYSTEMS THEREOF ........................................110

METHODS FOR HYBRID VELOCITY CONTROL OF AT LEAST PARTIALLY RESONANT ACTUATOR SYSTEMS AND SYS TEMS THEREOF .......................................110

LENS ACTUATOR MODULE ...............................................................111

REDUCED-VOLTAGE, LINEAR MOTOR SYSTEMS AND METHODS THEREOF ...........................................................111

PIEZOELECTRIC OSCILLATOR AND ULTRASONIC MOTOR .................................................................................................111

ULTRASONIC MOTOR DEVICE.........................................................112

ULTRASONIC MOTORIZED STAGE .................................................112

SOLID-STATE ACTUATOR DRIVE APPARATUS .........................113

LINEAR DRIVE SYSTEMS AND METHODS THEREOF.............113

ULTRASONIC MOTOR DRIVE APPARATUS .................................113

LINEAR DRIVE ULTRASONIC MOTOR ..........................................114

ULTRASONIC MOTOR DRIVING METHOD AND ULTRASONIC

MOTOR ......................................................................................................114

LINEAR ULTRASOUND MOTOR .......................................................115

MINIATURIZABLE MOTOR.................................................................115

LINEAR ULTRASOUND MOTOR .......................................................116

METHOD AND CIRCUIT ARRANGEMENT FOR THE PRECISE DYNAMIC DIGITAL CONTROL OF ESPECIALLY PIEZOELECTRIC ACTUATORS FOR MICROPOSITIONING SYSTEMS .................................................116

DRIVE APPARATUS FOR ULTRASONIC MOTOR .......................116

LINEAR DRIVE ULTRASONIC MOTOR ..........................................117

MINIATURIZABLE MOTOR.................................................................117

MICROMOTION MECHANISM HAVING ULTRASONIC MOTOR AND OSCILLATION ELEMENT HOLDING MECHANISM......................................................................................118

ULTRASONIC MOTOR AND VIBRATION DETECTION METHOD

FOR ULTRASONIC MOTOR ...............................................................118

ULTRASONIC MOTOR ..........................................................................118

LINEAR DRIVE ULTRASONIC MOTOR ..........................................119

PIEZOELECTRIC ULTRASOUND MOTOR .....................................119

ULTRASONIC MOTOR AND MICROSCOPE STAGE ...................120

ULTRASONIC MOTOR ..........................................................................120

ULTRASONIC MOTOR AND PRESSING MECHANISM OF ULTRASONIC VIBRATOR .......................................................120

PIEZOELECTRIC ULTRASOUND MOTOR .....................................121

PIEZO ACTUATOR AND ASSOCIATED PRODUCTION METHOD..............................................................................................121

METHOD AND DEVICE FOR CONTROLLING A PIEZO ACTUATOR .........................................................................................122

PIEZO ACTUATOR COMPRISING MEANS FOR COMPENSATING THERMAL LENGTH MODIFICATIONS AND FUEL INJECTION VALVE COMPRISING A PIEZO ACTUATOR ...........................................122

PIEZO-ACTUATOR .................................................................................122

PATENT ANALYSIS ...........................................................................................123

TABLE 22 NUMBER OF U.S. PATENTS GRANTED TO COMPANIES IN THE ULTRASONIC MOTORS AND

PIEZOELECTRIC ACTUATOR MARKETS FROM 2009 THROUGH MARCH-31, 2013 ...............................................123

FIGURE 13 TOP COMPANIES GRANTED U.S. PATENTS FOR ULTRASONIC MOTORS AND PIEZOELECTRIC ACTUATORS FROM 2009 THROUGH 2013 .................................................................................124

INTERNATIONAL OVERVIEW OF U.S. PATENT ACTIVITY IN PIEZOELECTRIC-OPERATED ACTUATORS/ULTRASONIC MOTORS...................................................124

TABLE 23 U.S. PATENTS GRANTED BY ASSIGNED COUNTRY/REGION FOR ULTRASONIC MOTORS AND PIEZOELECTRIC ACTUATORS FROM JANUARY 2009 THROUGH MARCH 31, 2013 ..........................125

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10. COMPANY PROFILES126-156
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COMPANY PROFILES ...................................................................................................126

ADVANCED CERAMETRICS ...........................................................................126

ANNON PIEZO TECHNOLOGY CO., LIMITED .........................................126

APC INTERNATIONAL, LTD...........................................................................127

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TRS TECHNOLOGIES, INC. ............................................................................155

VIKING INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTS ..................................................156

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