Methode is a pioneer in engineering sensing solutions that encompass electromechanical, magnetic, 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 Magneto-Elastic, capacitive, eddy-current, optical, electro-mechanical, and hall-effect technologies. Learn more.
Designed for multiple industries, our Torque sensors utilize Magneto-Elastic, 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 Magneto-Elastic, 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 Magneto-Elastic, 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 magneto-elastic, 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
Magneto-ElasticMagneto-elastic 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.