Take Control of Your Life Sciences Automation and Robotics Equipment

Take Control of Your Life Sciences Automation and Robotics Equipment

Hospital and research labs are demanding environments. Automated fluid delivery and liquid handling systems require very high levels of precision. Mission-critical equipment such as centrifuges, peristaltic pumps, and die injectors demand accurate velocity control, smooth and efficient motor control, and ultra-precise positioning.

Performance Motion Devices' line of motion control ICs, digital amplifiers, digital drives, and boards are the result of more than twenty years of motion control experience and know-how. They provide all the technical features you need for meeting your Life Science product performance objectives and delivering products on time.

PMD has vast experience with a wide array of life science applications including precision fluid pumping and handling, centrifuges, blood analyzers, medical sample delivery, drug infusion, stent control, and many other applications. Our technology is a core component of FDA-approved lab equipment manufactured by life sciences OEMs the world over.


Wondering how to control motion for a life sciences application you want to create?

Contact us and tell us about it. We'd love to explore how our custom or turn-key ICs, modules, and boards, can best meet your Life Sciences design challenge.

A core component of FDA-approved lab equipment

A core component of FDA-approved lab equipment

ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 13485:2016 CERTIFIED

FDA Approval and ISO Certification

If your goal is to obtain FDA approval or if you want to engineer additional precautions into your applications, Performance Motion Devices is the motion control partner of choice.

Our high-performance motion control solutions are built for the most demanding robotics and lab automation applications. Developer Kits promote concurrent hardware and software development so you can reduce NRE costs and get to market faster. Learn more about our motion control Developer Kits.

“We were able to bring their systems up pretty quickly, speed to prototype. And then, obviously, the quality of the motion … [was] second to none.”

~ Senior Engineering Manager of a Surgical and Medical Instrument OEM

ISO 13485 Certified

PMD Is Now ISO 13485 Certified!

In July of 2020 PMD received ISO 13485:2016 certification for all its facilities, both US-based and international. With this certification, PMD demonstrates its ongoing commitment to deliver the very highest quality motion control products to its life science and medical device equipment customers.


Make the most of your machine and robotics design projects

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Motion Control Goes Small

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Precision Liquid Handling

Precision Fluid Handling: It's All In The Pump

Pumps that move liquid precisely are at the heart of a broad array of medical devices and lab automation. Get an understanding of what types of fluid pumps will work best for what motion control application.

Ultra-compact Motion Controller

Revolutionary New Ultra-Compact Motion Controller

ION/CME N-Series Digital Drives are compact, PCB-mountable motion control amplifiers that provide high-performance motion control, network connectivity, and power amplification.

Stepper Servo Motor Control

New Control Technique Combines Servo Performance With Step Motor Cost

Read about the benefits and limitations of the new stepper servo control drive technique, and understand why it gets attention from machine designers.

Mechanical Resonant Frequency and How to Analyze It

Mechanical Resonant Frequency and How to Analyze It

This article will explore why a machine is exhibiting mechanical resonant frequency and what tools can be used to analyze and fix it.

Motors for Medical Devices

Motors and Motion for Medical Devices

Hear how to effectively specify the key motion control components to optimize performance for medical devices, and why ISO-1345 matters.

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