Methode is a pioneer in engineering sensing solutions that encompass electromechanical, magnetic, magnetoelastic, field-effect, optical and biometric technologies for the most challenging requirements. Our broad portfolio addresses diverse applications including: life science and medical equipment, controls for harsh environments and safety critical X-by-wire sensors. We bring these solutions to the global market through efficient, multi-industry certified, vertically-integrated manufacturing on three continents.
We listen to your needs, and apply the right technologies to provide a customized industry-proven solution.
Speed & Angle
Methode designs and manufactures speed and angle sensing solutions that encompass magnetoelastic, capacitive, eddy-current, optical, electro-mechanical, and hall-effect technologies. Learn more.
Designed for multiple industries, our Torque sensors utilize magnetoelastic, eddy current, and optical technologies in numerous applications to enhance product performance. Learn more.
Found in industries such as automotive and medical, our Linear Position sensors use magnetoelastic, field-effect, conductive & resistive ink, capacitive, eddy current, optical, electro-mechanical and hall effect technologies to create innovative and reliable solutions for a number of applications. Learn more.
Designed for automotive, medical and other industries, our Level sensors utilize magnetoelastic, field-effect, conductive, and optical technologies to provide precise measurements of fluid and material levels. Learn more.
Force & Load
Methode designs and manufactures force and load sensing solutions that encompass magnetoelastic, capacitive, and eddy current technologies. Learn more.
Discrete & Analog Switching
Methode designs and manufactures discrete and analog switching solutions that encompass field-effect, conductive ink, and electro-mechanical technologies. Our portfolio addresses diverse sensing needs in automotive applications. Learn more.
Technologies & Capabilities
MagnetoelasticMagnetoelastic technology offers accurate and reliable non-contact sensing of magnetic profiles and measurement of low Gauss fields.
Field-EffectNon-contact Field-Effect sensing technology can directly sense the presence of high-dielectric materials such as fluids, solids, and even human-tissue.
Conductive & Resistive InksMethode's screen printed cermet, polymer thick film (PTF) and aqueous-based ink jet printable conductive inks are used for a wide range of application-specific sensor substrates.
Biometric & Multispectral ImagingA robust and reliable way to verify user identification, Methode's biometric verification technology measures human cell characteristics that extend beneath the surface of the skin.
CapacitiveMethode's non-contact sensing capacitive technology utilizes relative phase shift to determine displacement between fixed stator and reflective electrodes.
Eddy CurrentA non-contact solution, eddy current technology offers highly accurate position sensing of a metallic target without the use of a magnet.
OpticalOptical technology uses photo detectors, lens systems and code disks to perform non-contact, high resolution, angle, phase and absolute position measurement.
Electro-MechanicalElectro-mechanical sensing technology offers the discrete motion detection of linear and rotary contacts.
Hall EffectUtilizing a hall or GMR effect sensor, hall effect technology is the non-contact detection of a moving magnetic target.