28 Jun 2021
PST Sensors offer thin film printed and flexible temperature sensors based on nanostructured silicon inks. IDTechEx caught up with directors Dr. David Britton and Dr. Margit Harting to find out about the latest developments, with a particular focus on emerging applications.
9 Jun 2020
PST Sensors manufacture printed, flexible, thin film temperature sensors based on a silicon nanoparticle composite ink. They are based in both the UK and South Africa, and also develop integrated sensing systems that utilize their printed thermistor technology.
21 Aug 2018
Sensors are the stars of the Show
Sensor technology is a key piece for a number of applications including robotics, Internet of Things, consumer electronics, smart city/home, smart factory, etc. Sensor innovation is often an important motivation within various industries.
23 Mar 2016
The future of IoT sensors to be showcased in Berlin
At the upcoming IDTechEx Show in Berlin visitors will see the latest innovation in the field of IoT sensors. Exhibitors will demonstrate new manufacturing technologies, novel sensing devices and energy management solutions.
15 Mar 2016
Advances in PE: flexible displays, OPV, UAV and curved touch screens
Several of the IDTechEx team attended 2016FLEX in Monterey, CA, last week, to learn the latest about flexible hybrid electronics and network with approximately 600 of our colleagues in this industry. 2016FLEX is an event run by the FlexTech Alliance, previously known as FlexTech. This article summarizes some highlights from the show.
27 Aug 2015
Printed Temperature Sensor Demo at IDTechEx Printed Electronics Europe
Video interview with PST Sensors at Printed Electronics Europe.
24 May 2015
Printed and organic electronics in healthcare
Printed, organic and flexible electronics is an industry that includes various components and technologies, from relatively simple electrochemical sensors to flexible X-ray detectors. From an end-user's point of view, the main advantages are disposability, large area, and conformability. In this article we focus on healthcare and review the wide range of devices targeted for medical applications.
22 Jan 2015
Printed Flexible Temperature Sensors: PST Sensors interview
PST Sensors (pty) Ltd is a spin-out of the University of Cape Town NanoSciences Innovation Centre. This interview with IDTechEx was taken at the IDTechEx event Printed Electronics USA.
13 Aug 2014
Progress with Printed Electronics
In this article we focus on the current status of the main printed electronics technologies for components in consumer goods and healthcare applications, providing for each one market drivers, case studies and key suppliers, cost structures and challenges.
3 Apr 2014
Thinfilm and PST enter into Purchase and License Agreement
Based on the success of ongoing joint development work, Thin Film Electronics ASA and PST Sensors (Pty) Ltd have entered into a purchase and license agreement that secures Thinfilm the right to use, produce, and have manufactured PST's printed thermistors as a component for use in Thinfilm's printed sensor smart labels.