Suppliers of Piezoelectric Materials and Transducers

This list of material and actuator suppliers is by no means complete, it is intended to provide a handy directory of electromechanical ceramics manufacturers. If your company produces relevant piezoelectric ceramic materials and you want to be listed please send e-mail to:

This homepage is one of the website of the JPL's NDEAA Lab of the Electroactive Technologies Group, JPL, Pasadena, CA.

NOTE: This table is being maintained and updated by Dr. Yoseph Bar-Cohen. It was initiated (February 23, 1999) by Dr. Stewart Sherrit, JPL. The latest update was done on February 3, 2015



American Piezo Ceramics (APC) Inc., Duck Run Rd., PO Box 18, Mackeyville, PA, 17750, 570-726-6961 Fax: 570-726-7466, E-mail:, Web:

Standard and custom designed piezoelectric ceramic components and devices

Cedrat Technologies SA, 10 Chemin de pré carré, ZIRST - 38246 MEYLAN Cedex, FRANCE, Phone: +33 (0)4 76 90 50 45 Fax: +33 (0)4-76-90-1609, E-mail:, Web:

Manufacturer of standard piezo actuators and related electronics. A catalogue can be downloaded from:

Celec, Santo Tomé 2691 (1417) Buenos Aires - Argentina, Tel:(+54 11) 4502-1406, Fax: (+54 11) 4501-8270, E-mail:, Web:

Standard and custom designed Piezoelectric ceramic components and devices

CeramTec AG, Luitpoldstraße 15, D-91207 Lauf, Germany, + 49-9123-77-300, E-mail:, Web:

Manufacturer of Piecoceramic components, e.g., Sensors, Actuators and Micropositioners.

Channel Products Inc. (CPI), Chesterland, Ohio, 44026

Phone: (216) 406-2045

·      Ceramic Insulators - Electrode Assemblies Including Flame Sense and Pilots

·      Wire Assemblies - DSI, HSI, and IID Safety Controls

CIMI - Bob Rudy, VP Sales and Marketing, Direct: 949-533-2300, Skype: robert.rudy2,

Makes custom piezo ceramic components, both PZT and lead-free

Exelis, 2645 S. 300 W., Salt Lake City, Utah. 84115 Phone: 801-486-7481  

Standard and custom designed piezoelectric ceramic components, actuators, sensors

Face International Corporation, 427 W. 35th Street, Norfolk, VA USA 23508, (757) 624-2121

Thunder Actuators

Ferroperm, Ferroperm Piezoceramics A/S, Denmark, Tel: +45-49138190 E-mail:, Web:

Standard and custom designed piezoelectric ceramic components and devices, including elements with Curie Temp. as high as 650oC.

Kinetic Ceramics, Inc., 510-264-2140, Fax: 510-264-2159, E-mail:, Web:  

Designing, fabrication and supply of piezo devices

Materials Systems Incorporated, 521 Great Rd. Littleton, MA, 01460, (978) 486-0228 E-mail:


Injection Molded Piezoelectric Ceramics and Piezoelectric Composite Materials

Meggitt Piezo Technologies, E-mail:  Phone: O: 317-876-4670, F: 317-876-4681,


Develop specialized piezoceramic formulations and integrated ultrasonic systems enabling hundreds of products requiring precision measurements and acoustic events.

Micromechatronics Inc., 200 Innovation Blvd., Suite 155, State College, PA 16803-6602, (Phone) 814-861-5688, (Fax) 814-861-14186 e-mail: 


Piezoelectric ceramics, actuators, sensors

NEC Tokin America Inc, 32950 Alvarado-Niles Road, Suite 500, Union City, CA, 94587 Phone: 510-324-4110 Ext 131, Fax: 510-324-1762, E-mail: 


Piezoelectric Actuators and Sensors

Nihon Ceratec Co., Ltd, Silicon Valley Office,32700 Augustine Dr. Suite 101, Santa Clara, CA 95054, Tel : (408) 567-0347 and Fax : (408) 567-0357, E-mail:


Actuators, motors, transformers, and sounders.

Noliac A/S, Hejreskovvej 18, DK-3490 Kvistgaard, Denmark, Phone: +45 4912 5030, E-mail:, 

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Piezoelectric ceramics, custom and standard multilayer actuators, multilayer bimorphs, multilayer transformers, multilayer generators, piezo training courses, feasibility studies and contract piezo R&D.

PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P., 1342 Bell Avenue, Suite 3 A, Tustin, CA 92780, (714) 850 9305, Fax:(714) 850 9307, E-mail: Web:

Piezoelectric ceramics, actuators, sensors

Piezocryst - Advanced Sensorics GMBH

Hans-List-Platz 1, 8020 Graz / Austria, Tel: 0043 316 787 5192, Fax: 0043 316 787 591, e-mail


Piezocryst has its own crystal growth and processing facility.  Also, it produces single crystal gallium phosphate (GaPO4) and then process it into high-precision products.  Particularly for high temperatures, GaPO4 is suitable material for high-performance piezoelectric sensors.  For more information’s see:

Piezo Systems, INC., 186 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA, 02139, (617)-547-1777, E-mail:


Standard and custom designed piezoelectric ceramic components, actuators, sensors

Piezomechanik GMBH company, Berg am Laim Str. 64, D-81673 München/Munich, Germany, phone: +49 (0)89-431-5583, fax: +49 (0)89-431-6412 E-mail:


Supply piezoelectric actuators and mechanisms.

Piezosystem jena GmbH, Pruessingstrasse 27, 07745 Jena, Germany, Phone: +49 3641 66880, Email:


Development, design and engineering of piezoelectric actuator based positioning systems

Sensor Technology, P.O. Box 97, Collingwood, ON., Canada, L9Y 3Z4, (705) 444-1440 E-mail:


Standard and custom designed piezoelectric ceramic components and devices

T&Partners Praha, PZT Division, Krizikova 264/22, 186 00 Prague, Czech Republic tel: 00420 731 028 906/ 00420491422400, e-mail:  Web:

Manufacturer of PZT materials, available in standard tolerances or produced as per customers’ requirements, or sintered PZT ceramic form.

TBT Group, 191 Heller Place, Bellmawr, NJ 08031

856-753-4500  Cell: 856-723-5853

Producer and supplier of piezoelectric transducers in various forms including tape casting of thick films as well as the use of reactive sintering.

TDK Corporation of America, 475 Half Day Rd., Ste 300, Lincolnshire, IL 60069, Phone: (847) 699-2299, Fax: (847) 803-6296, Web:

Piezoelectric ceramic components, stacks, actuators, sensors, transducers

Thorlabs Inc., Newton, New Jersey 07860 USA

Phone: 1-973-300-3000  Fax: 1-973-300-3600

Email:   Web:

Standard and custom designed piezoelectric ceramic components and actuators. Further information can be found in the webpage: and

TRS Ceramics, Inc., 2820 E. College Avenue, Suite J, State College, PA 16801 USA, (814) 238-7485, Fax: 814/238-7539 E-mail:  Web:

Standard and custom designed piezoelectric ceramic components and single crystals

Unictron Technologies Corp., 41 Shuei-Keng, Guan-Si, Hsin-Chu 30648 Taiwan. Tel.: 886-3-5475550, Ext.:143

Fax: 886-3-5475560      Skype: marek-unictron



Produce piezoelectric transducers from powder using hard and soft PZT as well as leadless barium titanate.

Valpey-Fisher Corporation, 75 South St. Hopkinton, MA, 01748, (508) 435-6831,



Standard and custom designed piezoelectric ceramic components and devices. Multilayer Electroceramic Actuators & Micropositioners Feature 28 Volt Cofired Stacks & PC Controlled Amplifiers.

Viking Industrial Products, 3 Brigham Street, Marlboro, Ma 01752, Phone (508) 481-4600, Fax: 1-508-481-4602,  Web:

Small, low cost amplifiers for piezoelectric actuators

Other Sources

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Devices manufactures

Description: T:\www\nasa-nde\nde-aa-l\blueball.gifNew Scale Technologies, Inc., 10 E. Main St., Victor, NY 14450, 585-924-4450, e-mail:, Web: - Electroactive material-based instruments and components for optical fiber interferometers, micropositioning, precision sensing and micro power generation.
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