Welcome to the Precision Mechatronics Lab at the University of Newcastle

We are multidisciplinary group of electrical engineers, mechanical engineers and physicists developing new mechatronic and robotic technologies for fabrication, imaging, and health care

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  • Polytec 3D MEMS Analyzer

Polytec 3D MEMS Analyzer

  • March 15th, 2017

The Precision Mechatronics Lab has installed a Polytec MSA-100-3DSV-V analyzer for characterizing micro-electro-mechanical systems […]

Precision Mechatronics Lab
The Precision Mechatronics Lab develops new devices and processes for imaging and fabrication. This includes new sensors, actuators and control systems for applications in microscopy, mask-less lithography, and biomedical imaging.
Our Projects
Australian Research Council
The Precision Mechatronics Lab is supported by the Australian Research Council, Industrial Partners, The Center for Complex Dynamics Systems and Control (CDSC), and the University of Newcastle.
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Newcastle Beach
The University of Newcastle is ranked in the top 3% of world universities and #26 for a university under 50 years old. We are a research intensive university with a world-wide reputation for research in Engineering, the Sciences, and Medicine.
About the University

Recent Publications

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Mansour,; Seethaler,; Teo,; Yong,; Fleming, (2017): Piezoelectric Bimorph Actuator with Integrated Strain Sensing Electrodes. In: IEEE Sensors, Glasgow, Scotland, 2017. (Type: Inproceeding | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
Piezoelectric Bimorph Actuator with Integrated Strain Sensing Electrodes
Eielsen,; Fleming, (2017): Existing Methods for Improving the Accuracy of Digital-to-Analog Converters. In: Review of Scientific Instruments, Accepted , 2017. (Type: Journal Article | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
Existing Methods for Improving the Accuracy of Digital-to-Analog Converters
Ruppert,; Harcombe,; Ragazzon,; Moheimani,; Fleming, (2017): A Review of Demodulation Techniques for Amplitude Modulation Atomic Force Microscopy. In: Bellstein Journal of Nanotechnology, In Press , 2017. (Type: Journal Article | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
A Review of Demodulation Techniques for Amplitude Modulation Atomic Force Microscopy
Islam,; Fleming, (2017): An Algorithm for Transmitter Optimization in Electromagnetic Tracking Systems. In: IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, Accepted , 2017. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)
An Algorithm for Transmitter Optimization in Electromagnetic Tracking Systems
Ruppert,; Yong, (2017): Note: Guaranteed collocated multimode control of an atomic force microscope cantilever using on-chip piezoelectric actuation and sensing. In: Review of Scientific Instruments, 88 (086109), 2017. (Type: Journal Article | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
Note: Guaranteed collocated multimode control of an atomic force microscope cantilever using on-chip piezoelectric actuation and sensing
Yong,; Fleming, (2017): An Improved Low-frequency Correction Technique for Piezoelectric Force Sensors in High-speed Nanopositioning Systems. In: Review of Scientific Instruments, 88 (046105), pp. 1-3, 2017. (Type: Journal Article | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
An Improved Low-frequency Correction Technique for Piezoelectric Force Sensors in High-speed Nanopositioning Systems
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