Immersion in patent license deal with Marquardt

Touch feedback technology company Immersion announced it signed a multi-year license agreement with Marquardt GmbH, providing Marquardt with access to Immersion’s patented haptic technology for use in its automotive products.

Marquardt is a leading system developer and manufacturer in the field of electro-mechanical and electronic switches and switching systems.

“Immersion’s TouchSense technology enhances in-vehicle interfaces and applications,” said Immersion.

“Increasingly, haptics is being designed into automotive applications as more and more vehicles incorporate high-quality tactile effects for operations such as entertainment, navigation and climate control.”