A Method to Measure Beam Deflections in Different Resonance Modes Piezoresistively and its Incorporation into 2D Optical Microscanners
This paper describes a sensing technique to detect beam deflections caused by the two different vibration modes, i.e. bending and torsion modes of a micro cantilever, separately with two piezoresistor bridge circuits. Fabrication process to incorporate this detection circuitry into a two-dimensional optical microscanner together with the signal processing circuitry for self-sustaining vibrations are presented, which enables a compact feedback control of the two-dimensional optical scanning. Prototype optical scanners with this detection circuitry and magnetostirictive actuation have been fabricated with MEMS technology and tested to verify this technology.
- 電気学会論文誌. E, センサ・マイクロマシン準部門誌 = The transactions of the Institute of Electrical Engineers of Japan. A publication of Sensors and Micromachines Society
電気学会論文誌. E, センサ・マイクロマシン準部門誌 = The transactions of the Institute of Electrical Engineers of Japan. A publication of Sensors and Micromachines Society 127(1), 31-36, 2007-01-01
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