Software Development for Windows
If your plan is to develop your own Windows application to control any of our potentiostats or potentiostat modules, it is best get started with any of our PalmSens SDKs for .NET. Even with little programming experience you will be able to build your own application. Every SDK is accompanied with a set of code examples that can easily be changed to suit your requirements. The SDKs allow you to target different .NET frameworks, including:
- WinForms (classic Windows applications)
- WPF and UWP (for modern Windows apps)
Developing an iOS or Android app
There are two ways to develop an app for our potentiostat (modules).
Option 1: writing a native app for Android or iOS
The PalmSens4, EmStat Go (with EmStat Pico) and Sensit BT all have Bluetooth which can be configured for use with iOS. A tutorial and code example in Swift is available to show how to build a native iOS app using the MethodSCRIPTTM communications protocol. A similar example for Android Studio is available written in Java for both Bluetooth and USB communication with our hardware.
Option 2: using Xamarin .NET
The Xamarin .NET platform allows you to write a single app targeting both Android and iOS. Our libraries for .NET are compatible with Xamarin and we have a code example available that shows how to build such an app for any of our potentiostat (modules).