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    • Compliant mechanisms and space grade product redesign based on Additive Manufacturing 

      Saudan, H.; Kiener, L.; Perruchoud, G.; Kruis, J.; Vaideeswaran, K.; Dadras, M. M.; et al. (2018)
      The use of Additive Manufacturing (AM) processes for space and terrestrial applications is a constantly growing topic of interest from the main actors in the industry. In the perspective of its future developments in the ...
    • Innovative concept for additive manufacturing of compliant mechanisms 

      Kiener, L.; Saudan, H.; Cosandier, F.; Perruchoud, G.; Spanoudakis, P. (2019)
      The new geometric possibilities offered by Additive Manufacturing (AM) combined with a complete redesign of compliant mechanisms have allowed CSEM to develop innovative concepts (patent pending) to drastically reduce the ...
    • Large angle flexure pivot development for future science payloads 

      Spanoudakis, P.; Kiener, L.; Cosandier, F.;  Schwab, P.; Giriens, L.; Kruis, J.; Grivon, D. (2019)
      An innovative design of a Large Angle Flexure Pivot (LAFP) is described. It combines the advantages of flexure mechanisms while surpassing one of their few flaws, small displacement strokes. The LAFP design exceeds these ...