piezocomposite

piezocomposite

[pē¦ā·zō·kəm′päz·ət]
(materials)
A composite material that has piezoelectric properties and is fabricated by interleaving a cut or preshaped piezoceramic with a passive polymer or epoxy host matrix compound.
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Tenders are invited for Piezocomposite discs and rings (total 4 items)
Roh, "Ultrasonic two-dimensional array transducer of the single-unit type with a conductive backing of the 1-3 piezocomposite structure," Japanese Journal of Applied Physics, vol.
[USPRwire, Tue Jan 12 2016] Piezoelectric Devices Market by Material (Piezoceramic, Piezopolymer, Piezocomposite), Product (Actuators, Transducers, Motors, Sensors, Generators), Application (Industrial, Automotive, Medical, Consumer) & Geography - Global Trend & Forecast to 2020
Ceramics experts are enhancing neuromodulation technology with piezocomposite components (lead zirconate titanate and single-crystal piezo materials) that facilitate ultrasonic device communication, ceramic-to-metal brazed assemblies for hermetically sealed electrical feedthroughs, and biocompatible device casings.
Recently, there have been various mathematical models developed to describe the behavior of the piezocomposite or laminated plates actuated and sensed by piezoelectric materials.
of the complexity of the piezocomposite structure and the presence of IDE which complicates the electric field solution [10,11].
Coverage encompasses numerical simulation of elastic wave propagation, nonlinear acoustics, piezocomposite transducers for guided waves, beamforming, vibrothermography, and vision-based monitoring systems.
Presenting theoretical and experimental analysis, this work for advanced students and specialists contributes to the development of computational methods for characterizing material constants in piezocomposite materials.
According to the company, components manufactured with piezocomposite materials offer improvements over traditional transducer materials, which result in increased acoustic performance for medical applications.
Paul and Nelson (8, 9, 10 and 11) have studied the free vibration of piezocomposite plate and cylinders by embedding LEMV layer between piezoelectric layers.
Illustrated and described are piezocomposite probe technology, phased array probe technology, focused probes, echo evaluation with DAC and A-Scan, B-Scan and C-Scan displays.