Piezoelectric: PyzoFlex
JOANNEUM RESEARCH Forschungsgesellschaft mbH
[PRINT] Screen printing / S2S
[STRATEGY RDI] Joint, pre-competitive R&D [R&D PROJECT / TECHNO TRANSFER / CONTRACT RESEARCH] Technology concept development (TRL 2) [R&D PROJECT / TECHNO TRANSFER / CONTRACT RESEARCH] Proof of concept (TRL3: Critical Function or Proof of Concept Established). [R&D PROJECT / TECHNO TRANSFER / CONTRACT RESEARCH] Techno partner search [TECHNICAL SUPPORT FOR SCALE UP] Product prototyping (TRL 4)
Electronics & Components
Transport/Automotive Textile Sports Packaging/Logistics Health Environment Energy Consumer electronics Building & architecture
Printing of customized transducers (incl. protection layer) of specific shape and size on a variety of substrates Poling (target value poling) of the transducers as well as singularization of the transducers Basic evaluation electronic board

PyzoFlex® - Parameters:

  • Energy self sufficiency of transducer
  • Multimodal sensing: 
    • ΔT: -100°C to +130°C
    • ΔP: 30mN/cm2 to > 40kN/cm2 
    • Vibration: 0,1Hz to MHz

PyzoFlex® - Fields of applications:

  • industry 4.0 (e.g. condition mointoring)
  • smart city & smart living (e.g. occupancy control, fall detection)
  • smart mobility (e.g. hands on detection)
  • smart wearbles (e.g. monitoring of vital parameters)
  • ... and many more

This technology is able to enhance your product with new sensory functions.