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Will Touch Sensors Work Properly Even with Hands in Various Gloves?

Atmel Projected Capacitive Article

Explore Projected Capacitive with Gloved Touch

Previously published in the October edition of ECE Magazine, this article written by Helen Francis from Atmel summarizes test results using gloved hands to operate capacitive touch sensors. The article stipulates that the subject must be dealt with on a case-by-case basis, but says that in general, it is possible to use touch panels as a human-machine interface, even in environments where gloves must be worn. Read the full article to learn more.