FSM: Fast Steering Mirror, Tip-Tilt Platform & Active Optics Selection Guides
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Active Optics / Piezo Steering Mirrors Introduction
PI offers a wide range of ultra-fast piezo-driven piezo tip/tilt platforms and scanners (steering mirrors, beam deflectors, phase shifters) specially designed for active and adaptive optics applications in industry and research. Piezo-drives are faster than voice-coils, galvos and other actuators and offer higher resolution. The PI systems can perform optical beam steering over ranges of up to 100 mrad, have extremely low response times (milliseconds to microseconds) and resolutions in the nanoradian range. They are ideal for dynamic operation (e.g. tracking, scanning, drift and vibration cancellation) as well as static positioning of optics and samples.

Linear Stages and Actuators
2 to 6-Axis Stages Linear Stages Microscopy

Z-Tip/Tilt Stages Steering Mirrors
Single-Axis Fast Steering Mirrors
*Models Description Axes Tilt Angle / opt.
Deflection [mrad]
Linear
Travel [µm]
Sensor
S-224 S-224 -
S-226
with mirror, compact, very fast, available with sensor or without 1 2.2 / 4.4 or
2.0 / 4.0
- SGS


1-3 Axis (Tripod) Piezo Phase Shifters / Tip-Tilt Platforms with Clear Aperture
S-303 S-303 Extremely precise, 25 kHz resonant frequency 1 - 3 - / capacitive
S-316 S-310,
S-316
Parallel Kinematics Clear aperture, 5 models, open- and closed-loop, Z-actuators and Z/tip/tilt versions 1 / 3 0.6 / 1.2 or
1.2 / 2.4
up to 12 -/SGS
p-541 P-541 Parallel Kinematics Z-axis and tip-tilt piezo platform
80 x 80 mm clear aperture
3 2 / 4 100 Capacitive / SGS
p-528 P-528 Parallel Kinematics Z-axis and tip-tilt platform
66 x 66 mm clear aperture
3 2 / 4 200 Capacitive
N-510K N-510 Parallel Kinematics Tripod Z-tip/tilt nanopositioning platform 3 10 / 20 1300 Capacitive


3 Axis (Tripod) Piezo Phase Shifters / Tip-Tilt Platforms (No Aperture)
S-325 S-325 Parallel Kinematics Z/Tip/Tilt platform for optics and mirrors 3 5 / 10 30 SGS
S-323 S-323 Parallel Kinematics Z/Tip/Tilt platform for optics and mirrors 3 3 / 6 30 Capacitive


2-Axis (Orthogonal) Piezo Tip-Tilt Platforms
S-334 S-334 Parallel Kinematics Fast Steering Mirror with largest optical deflection: 120 mrad; ultra-compact. 2 60 / 120 - SGS
S-330 S-330.2
S-330.4
S-330.8
Parallel Kinematics Orthogonal tip-tilt steering mirror platform for optics to 2” diameter. 2 2 / 4
5/ 10
10/ 20
- SGS
S-340 S-340 Parallel Kinematics Orthogonal 2-axis tip-tilt steering mirror platform for optics to 4” diameter. 2 2 / 4 - SGS


Controllers for Multi-Axis Piezo Tip/Tilt Mirrors
Economical
E-616 E-616 Controller for S-330, S-334 and S-325 parallel-kinematics piezo tip/tilt mirror systems
Bench Top
E-501
E-501.00
=
E-503+
E-503
E-509+
E-509
E-517
E-517 Interface
(Optional)
Chassis with P/S for amplifier, controller, interface modules
High Power
E-500
E-500.00
=
E-505+
(3x)E-505
E-509+
E-509
E-517
E-517 Interface
(Optional)
Chassis with P/S for amplifier, controller, interface modules
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