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Foundations of Ultra-Precision Mechanism Design (Developments in Nanotechnology, Vol 2) [Paperback]

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Item description for Foundations of Ultra-Precision Mechanism Design (Developments in Nanotechnology, Vol 2) by S. T. Smith & D. G. Chetwynd...

The realm of ultraprecise mechanisms, for example in controlling motion to small fractions of a micrometer, is encroaching rapidly into many fields of technology. This book provides a bridge for those moving from either an engineering or physics background towards the unique challenges offered by ultraprecision mechanisms. Using case study examples this book provides a guide to basic techniques and gives vital technical, analytical and practical information.
S.T. Smith and D.J. Chetwynd are both at the Department of Engineering, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK

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Pages   364
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 1" Width: 6.75" Height: 9.75"
Weight:   1.85 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Oct 7, 1994
Publisher   CRC
ISBN  2884490019  
ISBN13  9782884490016  

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excelent primer on STM/AFM design fundamentals  Jul 21, 1998
Smith & Chetwynd's book covers many of the fundamental design considerations for ultraprecision devices. This is done from a physiscist's perspective starting with a discussion of the basis for simple beam ananlysis. It proceeds through optimal constraint and flexure design, along with actuator and detector selection. Simplified design examples are included. Finally, a selection of construction materials along with their physical properties are presented, along with a discussion of optimization on that basis.

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