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2022

Referred Papers

T. Spratte, S. Geiger, F. Colombo, A. Mishra, M. Taale, L. Y. Hsu, E. Blasco, C. Selhuber‐Unkel, Increasing the Efficiency of Thermoresponsive Actuation at the Microscale by Direct Laser Writing of pNIPAM. Advanced Materials Technologies. 10/2022. Link

M. Sielenkämper, S. Wulfinghoff, A thermomechanical finite strain shape memory alloy model and its application to bistable actuators. Acta Mechanica, 06/2022. Link

S. M. Curtis, M. Sielenkämper, G. Arivanandhan, D. Dengiz, Z. Li, J. Jetter, L. Hanke, L. Bumke, E. Quandt, S. Wulfinghoff, M. Kohl, TiNiHf/SiO2/Si shape memory film composites for bi-directional micro actuation. International Journal of Smart and Nano Materials, 05/2022. Link

E. R. Mamleyev, A. Voigt, A. Moazenzadeh, J. Korvink, M. Kohl, K. Poletkin, A Technological Approach for Miniaturization of 3D Inductive Levitation Micro-Suspensions. IEEE Magnetics Letters, 05/2022. Link

T. Spratte, C. Arndt, I. Wacker, M. Hauck, R. Adelung, R.R. Schröder, F. Schütt, C. Selhuber-Unkel, Thermoresponsive Hydrogels with Improved Actuation Function by Interconnected Microchannels. Adv. Intell. Syst. 4, 2022. Link

M. Olbrich, M. Farny, M. Hoffmann, C. Ament, Modeling and control design of a contact-based, electrostatically actuated rotating sphere. Actuators 11, 03/2022. Link

K. V. Poletkin, Calculation of magnetic force and torque between two arbitrarily oriented circular filaments using Kalantarov–Zeitlin’s method. International Journal of Mechanical Sciences 220, 04/2022. Link

Conference Papers

K. Poletkin, Calculation of magnetic force between two circular filaments arbitrary oriented in the space by using method of mutual inductance. ACTUATOR 2022; International Conference and Exhibition on New Actuator Systems and Applications, 06/2022. Link

E. Mamleyev, K. Poletkin, Reduction of the Nested Solenoid Micro-Coil Size as a Path to Transporter Micro-Actuator Array. ACTUATOR 2022; International Conference and Exhibition on New Actuator Systems and Applications, 06/2022. Link

M. Farny, M. Olbrich, C. Ament, M. Hoffmann, Kick & Catch: Coaction of an electrostatic kick and magnetic catch system for the rotation of a sphere. ACTUATOR 2022; International Conference and Exhibition on New Actuator Systems and Applications, 06/2022. Link

A. Schütz, M. Farny, M. Olbrich, M. Hoffmann, C. Ament, T. Bechtold, Model Order Reduction of a Nonlinear Electromechanical Beam Actuator by Clustering Nonlinearities. ACTUATOR 2022; International Conference and Exhibition on New Actuator Systems and Applications, 06/2022. Link

J. Neu, S. Croce, J. Hubertus, G. Schultes, S. Seelecke, G. Rizzello, Characterizing the Mechanical Coupling of DE-Elements on a Single Silicone Membrane. ACTUATOR 2022; International Conference and Exhibition on New Actuator Systems and Applications, 06/2022. Link

S. Croce, J. Neu, J. Hubertus, G. Schultes, G. Rizzello, Modeling and parameter study of a cooperative flexible array of dielectric elastomer actuators. ACTUATOR 2022; International Conference and Exhibition on New Actuator Systems and Applications, 06/2022. Link

P. Conrad, A. Berdnykov, M. Hoffmann, Design of a Liquid Dielectrophoresis-driven Platform with Cooperative Actuation. ACTUATOR 2022; International Conference and Exhibition on New Actuator Systems and Applications, 06/2022. Link

S. M. Curtis, D. Dengiz , P. Velvaluri , L. Bumke, E. Quandt, M. Sielenkämper, S. Wulfinghoff, G. Arivanandhan, Z. Li, M. Kohl, Bistable Actuators Based on Shape Memory Alloy/Polymer Composites. International Conference on Shape Memory and Superelastic Technologies 2022, 05/2022. Link

A. Schütz, T. Bechtold, Performance Comparison for Stable Compact Modelling of Piezoelectric Microactuator. 23rd International Conference on Thermal, Mechanical and Multi-Physics Simulation and Experiments in Microelectronics and Microsystems (EuroSimE), 04/2022. Link

2021

Referred Papers

M. Sielenkämper, J. Dittmann, S. Wulfinghoff, Numerical strategies for variational updates in large strain inelasticity with incompressibility constraint. Int. J. Numerical Methods in Engineering, 10/2021. Link

A. Schütz, S. Maeter, T. Bechtold, System-Level Modelling and Simulation of a Multiphysical Kick and Catch Actuator System. Actuators 10, 10/2021. Link

J. Hubertus, J. Neu, S. Croce, G. Rizzello, S. Seelecke, G. Schultes, Nanoscale Nickel-Based Thin Films as Highly Conductive Electrodes for Dielectric Elastomer Applications with Extremely High Stretchability up to 200%. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 13(33), 08/2021. Link

L. Seigner, G.K. Tshikwand, F. Wendler and M. Kohl, Bi-Directional Origami-Inspired SMA Folding Microactuator. Actuators 10, 08/2021. Link

M. Olbrich, A. Schütz, T. Bechtold, C. Ament, Design and Optimal Control of a Multistable, Cooperative Microactuator. Actuators 10, 08/2021. Link

S. Croce, J. Neu, J. Hubertus, S. Seelecke, G. Schultes and G. Rizzello, Model-Based Design Optimization of Soft Polymeric Domes Used as Nonlinear Biasing Systems for Dielectric Elastomer Actuators. Actuators 10, 08/2021. Link

K. Poletkin, On the Static Pull-In of Tilting Actuation in Electromagnetically Levitating Hybrid Micro-Actuator: Theory and Experiment. Actuators 10, 08/2021. Link

A. Albukhari and U. Mescheder, Investigation of the Dynamics of a 2-DoF Actuation Unit Cell for a Cooperative Electrostatic Actuation System. Actuators 10, 08/2021. Link

J. Neu, J. Hubertus, S. Croce, G. Schultes, S. Seelecke, and G. Rizzello, Fully Polymeric Domes as High-Stroke Biasing System for Soft Dielectric Elastomer Actuators. Frontiers in Robotics and AI, 06/2021. Link

A. Schütz, M. Olbrich, S. Hu, C. Ament, T. Bechtold, Parametric system-level models for position-control of novel electromagnetic free flight microactuator. Microelectronics Reliability Volume 119, 04/2021. Link

K. V. Poletkin, Static Pull-In Behavior of Hybrid Levitation Microactuators: Simulation, Modeling, and Experimental Study. IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics 26, 04/2021. Link

 

Conference Papers

L. Seigner, O. Bezsmertna, S. Fähler, M. Kohl, Origami-Basierte Mikroaktorik. MikroSystemTechnik-Kongress 2021, Stuttgart-Ludwigsburg, 11/2021.

M. Farny, M. Hoffmann, Kick & Catch: elektrostatisches Rotieren einer Kugel. MikroSystemTechnik-Kongress 2021, Stuttgart-Ludwigsburg, 11/2021.

M. Olbrich, A. Schütz, T. Bechtold, C. Ament, System-Level Modeling of a Cooperative Microactuator with Free Particle Movement. MikroSystemTechnik Congress 2021, Stuttgart-Ludwigsburg, 11/2021. Link

M. Sielenkämper, J. Dittmann, S. Wulfinghoff, On a Projection Method for the Numerical Integration of Constitutive Equations Involving Large Inelastic and Incompressible Deformations. WCCM ECCOMAS Congress 2020, 03/2021. Link

P. Conrad, M. Hoffmann, A Consistent View on Cooperative Multistage Electrostatic Actuation. ACTUATOR; International Conference and Exhibition on New Actuator Systems and Applications 2021 (online), 02/2021. VDE, ISBN:978-3-8007-5454-0. Link

Z. Li, G. Arivanandhan, S. Rastjoo, R. Fechner, M. Kohl, L. Bumke, E. Quandt, Development of Co-Integrated Shape Memory Actuators for Silicon Micro- and Nanomechanics. ACTUATOR; International Conference and Exhibition on New Actuator Systems and Applications 2021 (online), 02/2021. VDE, ISBN:978-3-8007-5454-0. Link

H. Kloub, Design Concepts of Multistage Multistable Cooperative Electrostatic Actuation System with Scalable Stroke and Large Force Capability.ACTUATOR; International Conference and Exhibition on New Actuator Systems and Applications 2021 (online), 02/2021. VDE, ISBN:978-3-8007-5454-0. Link

J. Neu, S. Croce, J. Hubertus, G. Rizzello, G. Schultes, S. Seelecke, Design and characterization of polymeric domes as biasing elements for dielectric elastomer membrane actuators. ACTUATOR; International Conference and Exhibition on New Actuator Systems and Applications 2021 (online), 02/2021. VDE, ISBN:978-3-8007-5454-0. Link

S. Croce, J. Neu, J. Hubertus, G. Rizzello, S. Seelecke, G. Schultes, Modeling and simulation of compliant biasing systems for dielectric elastomer membranes based on polymeric domes. ACTUATOR; International Conference and Exhibition on New Actuator Systems and Applications 2021 (online), 02/2021. VDE, ISBN:978-3-8007-5454-0. Link

J. Hubertus, S. Croce, J. Neu, G. Rizzello, S. Seelecke, G. Schultes, Electromechanical characterization and laser structuring of Ni-based sputtered metallic compliant electrodes for DE applications. ACTUATOR; International Conference and Exhibition on New Actuator Systems and Applications 2021 (online), 02/2021. VDE, ISBN:978-3-8007-5454-0. Link

K. Poletkin, Simulation of Static Pull-in Instability of Hybrid Levitation Micro-actuators. ACTUATOR; International Conference and Exhibition on New Actuator Systems and Applications 2021 (online), 02/2021. VDE, ISBN:978-3-8007-5454-0. Link

 

2020

Conference Papers

S. Croce, J. Neu, J. Hubertus, S. Seelecke, G. Schultes, and G. Rizzello, Modeling and simulation of an array of Dielectric Elastomeric Actuator Membranes. Proceedings of The 1st International Electronic Conference on Actuator Technology: Materials, Devices and Applications, 11/2020. Link, pdf

G. Arivanandhan, Z. Li, S. Curtis, P. Velvaluri, E. Quandt, M. Kohl, Temperature Homogenization of Co-Integrated Shape Memory – Silicon Bimorph Actuators. Proceedings of The 1st International Electronic Conference on Actuator Technology: Materials, Devices and Applications, 11/2020. Link, pdf

J. Hubertus, S. Croce, J. Neu, G. Rizzello, S. Seelecke, G. Schultes, Influence of residual stresses of sputtered thin film electrodes for dielectric elastomer applications. Proceedings of The 1st International Electronic Conference on Actuator Technology: Materials, Devices and Applications, 11/2020. Link, pdf

H. Kloub, Effect of Mechanical Loading and Increased Gap on the Dynamic Response of Multiple Degree of Freedom Electrostatic Actuator, Proceedings of The 1st International Electronic Conference on Actuator Technology: Materials, Devices and Applications, 11/2020. Link, pdf

L. Seigner, O. Bezsmertna, S. Fähler, G. Tshikwand, F. Wendler, M. Kohl, Origami-inspired Shape Memory Folding Microactuator, Proceedings of The 1st International Electronic Conference on Actuator Technology: Materials, Devices and Applications, 11/2020. Link, pdf

J. Neu, S. Croce, J. Hubertus, G. Schultes, G. Rizzello, S. Seelecke, Assembly and characterization of a DE actuator based on polymeric domes as biasing element, Proceedings of The 1st International Electronic Conference on Actuator Technology: Materials, Devices and Applications, 11/2020. Link, pdf

M. Olbrich, A. Schütz, K. Kanjilal, T. Bechtold, U. Wallrabe C. Ament, Co-Design and Control of a Magnetic Microactuator for Freely Moving Platforms, Proceedings of The 1st International Electronic Conference on Actuator Technology: Materials, Devices and Applications, 11/2020. Link, pdf

V. Vlnieska, A. Voigt, S. Wadhwa, J. Korvink, M. Kohl, K. Poletkin, Development of Control Circuit for Inductive Levitation Micro-Actuators, Proceedings of The 1st International Electronic Conference on Actuator Technology: Materials, Devices and Applications, 11/2020. Link, pdf

A. Schütz, S. Hu, E. B. Rudnyi, T. Bechtold, Electromagnetic System-Level Model of Novel Free Flight Microactuator. 21st International Conference on Thermal, Mechanical and Multi-Physics Simulation and Experiments in Microelectronics and Microsystems (EuroSimE), 07/2020. Link