Accurate Pressure & Force Sensor Systems

to enable research, development and medicine. 

Accurate Pressure &

Force Sensor Systems

to enable research, development and medicine. 

novel art in science -Accurate pressure and force measurement systems
novel: load distribution measurement systems |
Find the right sensor Describe your application

If you are not sure which system is right for you, please describe your application in detail.

Example applications:

The pliance-HS wheelchair systems | novel sensors -


Seat personalisation

pliance : Pressure between saddle and horse |


Pressure under saddle

pliance: seat pressure distribution measurement in automotive |

Car seat

Pressure distribution measurement

Pliance-RLS prothesis: Pressure between human and prosthesis |


Pressure at interface

pliance® glove sensor - force measurement |


Smart glove and grip forces

diabetic foot - diagnosis & treatment |


Preventing foot ulcers

Optimizing applied force during manual therapy

Manual Therapy

Optimization force


balance and pressure shift during swing

pliance bed mattress sensors |


optimize sleeping position and hardness


Back to sports and symmetry


Analysis of body balance

Exoskeleton control development with loadsol® in-shoe force sensors


System control and feedback


Barefoot pressure distribution


Tire optimisation

Some of our customers:

Some of our measurement systems:




Pressure distribution under the foot.


Pressure distribution inside footwear

pressure measurement in footwear - pressure insole - pedar


Force under the foot


force measurement insole - loadsol


Pressure distribution on any object

body pressure mapping - Pliance applications - pressure mapping measurement

Art in Science

art in science is novel’s motto and trademark because we strongly feel that excellent science is also a piece of art. Our DNA is precision and accuracy and we stand for innovation and quality to enable world class research and development.

We are proud of the groundbreaking research from leading researchers and institutions around the world, done with novel technology. Find some of them here: Publications

About novel

novel is the global leader in accurate and reliable load distribution measurement systems, with more than 40 years of experience. Our company has developed systems, that are able to measure contact forces between many surfaces, for example between hand and tool, foot and shoe, buttock and airplane seat, or car tires and the ground. Our world-wide customers include space agencies, as well as sports equipment manufacturers, car manufacturers, medical device manufacturers as well as world-class scientists and physicians. All novel systems operate with high quality, calibrated sensors and provide reliable and reproducible long term measurements. Outstanding scientific software for the analysis of medical and industrial data allows our customers to be always one step ahead.

More here: About us