A new type of sensor turns the skin surface into an interface between a computer and a human

Researchers from Saarland University have developed a new type of flexible sensors called Multi-Touch Skin, which, if properly used, can turn a person’s skin into a sensory surface. The principle of operation of this sensor is in many respects similar to the principles of operation of touch screens in a modern smartphone or a smart bracelet. The device consists of two conductive layers, divided into separate columns and rows. This configuration creates a coordinate system … Read more