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Peratech’s force sensitive sensor brings extra functionality to mobile devices

Peratech, a world leader in force-sensing technology has introduced a new force touch sensor for use with mobile devices. The distributed force array (DFA) sensor uses Peratech’s proprietary quantum tunnelling composite (QTC) technology to provide an array of single point sensors that can be used in conjunction with a position sensor (such as capacitive) to measure force and correlate it with position.


Force-sensing specialist, Peratech, appoints Dr Tolis Voutsas as VP of Technology

Peratech, a world leader in force-sensing technology, has appointed Dr. Tolis Voutsas as Vice President of Technology. He will focus on the development of solutions integrating Peratech’s quantum tunnelling composite (QTC®) force-sensing technology with Displays and Thin-Film Transistor arrays.


Unique Flexible Display with integrated QTC® Force Sensing Enables New Applications

Peratech, a world leader in 3D force-sensing technologies, continues to define the future of HMIs with the announcement of an active-matrix 3D force touch sensor that is integrated with a flexible OLCD, demonstrating how two disruptive technologies can work together to enable new applications.


Peratech demonstrates how QTC® 3D Force Sensing enables true Edge-to-Edge Mobile Displays

Peratech, a world leader in 3D force sensing technologies, continues to define the future of Human Machine Interfaces (HMIs) with its latest technology demonstrator, showing how Quantum Tunnelling Composite (QTC®) force sensing can accelerate the evolution of mobile phones.


Peratech raises $12.4 million (£9.2 million) in financing from Merck Ventures, Arie Capital and existing investors to scale up technology solutions

Peratech, a world leader in 3D force-sensing technologies, announced it has subscribed $12.4 million (£9.2 million) to the round of funding, led by Merck Ventures the venture capital wing of Merck, along with Arie Capital and existing investors.


3D Matrix Sensor wins British Engineering Excellence Award for Peratech

Peratech has been presented with the New Product of the Year (Electronic) award by judges at the British Engineering Excellence Awards (BEEAs) on 5th October in London


Peratech shortlisted twice at the British Engineering Excellence Awards

Peratech’s force-sensing design excellence has been recognised by judges at the British Engineering Excellence Awards for 2017 in two categories.


SMK Electronics and Peratech collaborate on force sensitive remote controls, consumer products and automotive interfaces

Peratech, the force-sensing technology specialists, and SMK Electronics (SMK), a world leader in the design, development and manufacture of OEM remote controls and electronic components announce their collaboration.