1 September 1994 Power dissipation in electromechanical actuator devices
Author Affiliations +
Optical Engineering, 33(9), (1994). doi:10.1117/12.178257
Abstract
The major contributors to the dissipation of power by an electromechanical actuator used in a deformable mirror or an active structure are identified. The magnitudes of these power losses for a single actuator are estimated for both single-frequency and random operation of the actuator.
Wayland Clinton Marlow, "Power dissipation in electromechanical actuator devices," Optical Engineering 33(9), (1 September 1994). https://doi.org/10.1117/12.178257
JOURNAL ARTICLE
6 PAGES


SHARE
RELATED CONTENT

Deformable mirror technologies at AOA Xinetics
Proceedings of SPIE (May 07 2013)
Analysis of a self-powered piezoelectric vibration damper
Proceedings of SPIE (March 21 2001)
Actuator issues in deformable mirrors and adaptive optics
Proceedings of SPIE (November 20 1996)
Investigating a Xinetics Inc. deformable mirror
Proceedings of SPIE (October 17 1997)
Extended life PZT stack test fixture
Proceedings of SPIE (April 02 2008)

Back to Top