Nanotech 2001 Vol. 1
Nanotech 2001 Vol. 1
Technical Proceedings of the 2001 International Conference on Modeling and Simulation of Microsystems

Applications: MEMS, Sensors Chapter 7

Modeling and Simulation of THUNDER Actuators Using ANSYS Finite Element Analysis

Authors: C. Kennedy, T. Usher, J. Mulling and A. Kingon

Affilation: Think Peak, Inc., Germany

Pages: 330 - 333

Keywords: finite element methods, rectangular THUNDER, piezoceramic

Abstract:
The use of a quarter-symmetry three-dimensional finite element analysis model in predicting the behavior of the laminated piezoceramic material device known as THUNDER actuators is investigated. The analyses simulating the fabrication process and subsequ

Modeling and Simulation of THUNDER Actuators Using ANSYS Finite Element Analysis

ISBN: 0-9708275-0-4
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