3M and Dai Nippon Printing Complete Patent License Agreement for Metal Mesh Technology
ST. PAUL, Minn. — 3M and 3M Innovative Properties Co. and Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd. (DNP) have signed a patent license agreement for the use of 3M’s metal mesh technology.
Metal mesh conductor technology is widely used in the construction of projected capacitive touch sensors for consumer and commercial applications. Metal mesh conductors have broad applicability across touch sensors of all sizes. In particular notebooks, tablets and convertibles, which incorporate pen functionality as well as large format touch sensors that are often utilized in interactive whiteboards, conferencing systems, and digital signage displays.