maxon academy Publications
The publications of maxon academy at a glance.
MOTION CONTROL FOR NEWBIES
A practical introduction to motion control through hands-on experimenting on a maxon EPOS2 P positioning control system. All the relevant motion control principles and features can be experienced in practical exercises; additional background information can be found in the colored boxes.
This comprehensive handbook, with illustrations and descriptions, contains formulas, terms, and explanations for the calculations concerning drive systems. A flow chart provides support for selecting the correct drive. Author: Jan Braun, 58 pages
THE SELECTION OF HIGH-PRECISION MICRODRIVES
Step by step from the specific formulation of the drive problem to its solution. Numerous tips and explanations, focusing only on theory where required for greater understanding. Various examples of applications deal with the practical aspects of drive technology. Author: Dr. Urs Kafader, 149 pages, with CD-ROM, ISBN 978-3-9520143-4-9
Principles, definitions and theory on magnetism, magnetic circuits and magnetization procedures. In-depth handling of drive technology-related magnetic forces. Explanations on magnetic field sensors and natural magnetic fields. Author: Dr. Otto Stemme, 182 pages, ISBN 978-3-9520143-5-6
"Principles and Properties of Highly Dynamic DC Miniature Motors" by Otto Stemme and Peter Wolf. This booklet (approx. 80 pages) gives a fundamental description of coreless maxon DC and EC motors. Starting from the physical principals and the geometrical arrangements it deviates the main motor characteristics in a stringent way.