Touch panels are an essential part of the human-machine interface and users quite rightly expect a similar experience to their personal smartphones and tablets. Yet the technology that enables one device to have so many functions goes largely unseen. Though there are several types of touch technology, the most common in today’s mobile technology is Projected Capacitive (PCAP) providing the multi-touch capability users expect. It is fast becoming the touch of choice in industrial applications too.
What we cover in this whitepaper:
- The basics: How a touchscreen us made up
- Getting started with a new capacitive touch design
- Outdoor environments
- Industrial operational environments
- Electrical environments
- Vulnerable environments