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Nanotechnology

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Nanotechnology in US$ Billion by the following End-Use Sectors: Chemicals, Automotive, Aerospace & Defense, Semiconductors & Electronics, Pharma & Healthcare, Food, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 411 companies including many key and niche players such as -

Advanced Diamond Technologies, Inc.
Altair Nanotechnologies Inc.
Arrowhead Research Corporation
Bruker Corporation
Catalytic Materials, LLC

Table of Contents

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations

Disclaimers

Data Interpretation & Reporting Level

  • Quantitative Techniques & Analytics

Product Definitions and Scope of Study

  • Chemicals
  • Automotive
  • Aerospace and Defense
  • Semiconductors & Electronics
  • Pharma & Healthcare
  • Food
  • Other End-use Applications

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW

  • The Science Behind Nanotechnology: A Curtain Raiser
  • Breaking Conventional Size Barriers
    • What can we expect from Nanotechnology
  • Nanotechnology Industry: An Overview
  • Impact of the 2007-2009 Economic Recession in Retrospect
  • Key Market Drivers & Trends
  • Developments in Nanomaterials Spur Application Possibilities Across Diverse Sectors
  • Nanotechnology Drives Electronics from Microelectronics to Nanoelectronics
    • Shift in Direction Towards "More Than Moore's Law" Brings Spotlight on Nanointegration
  • Nanotechnology Revolutionizes Pharmaceuticals & HealthCare
    • Nanomedicine Market to Achieve Phenomenal Growth
    • High Demand for Nanobots and Nano Healthcare Devices
    • Nanotechnology Gaining Prominence for Treatment of Cancer
    • Nanodiagnostic Products to Witness Strong Demand Growth
  • Chemical Industry to Massively Benefit from Nanotechnology
  • Strong Demand for Packaged Foods Benefits Adoption of Nanotechnology
    • Nano-Encapsulated Food Additives - An Emerging Area
  • Preference for Smart Cars Benefits Demand for Nanotechnology in the Automotive Industry
  • Application of Nanotechnology in Consumer Goods Industry Poised to Grow
  • Opportunities Abound in Building & Construction Sector
  • Nanotechnology Set to Revolutionize Alternative Energy Sector
  • Nanotechnology Emerges as a Key to Enhance Quality of Water Filtration and Desalination
  • Factors Impeding Growth of Nanotechnology: A Peek Into Challenges
    • Controversies Still Dog Nanotechnology
    • Factors Hampering Rapid Commercialization
      • Delay in Setting up Labs
      • Legal & Regulatory Processes Delay Release of Funds
      • Difficulty in getting Money
      • R&D - Not an Instant Result Generating Activity
      • Scarcity of Researchers with Appropriate Training
      • Limited Access to Tools & Technologies
      • Research Duplication & Absence of Common Standards
      • Legal and Financial Constraints for Startups
      • Investment Issues and High Costs Delay Rapid Commercialization
    • Separating Hype from Reality - A Major Challenge
  • Need of the Hour
  • Guarded and Protective Stance on Intellectual Property & Open Knowledge-Sharing
  • Development of Industrial Processes for Patterning Materials on Nanoscale
  • Effective Utilization of Government Budgets
  • Market Outlook

2. REVIEW OF SELECT NANOTECHNOLOGY BASED PRODUCT MARKETS

  • Carbon Nanotubes: Market Overview
    • Table 1: Global Carbon Nanotubes (CNTs) Market (2013): Percentage Market Share Breakdown of Leading Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • CNTs find Applications in Bullet Proof Vests for Military/Defense Sector
  • Growing Need for Boosting Computer Disk Drive CNT Enabled Storage
  • Applications in Supercapacitors and Batteries to Drive Growth
    • Table 2: Global Carbon Nanotubes (CNTs) Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Volume by Geographic Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 3: Global Carbon Nanotubes (CNTs) Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown by End Use - Electronics & Electrics, Energy, Plastics & Composites and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Nanocomposites: Market Overview
    • Table 4: World Market for Nanocomposites (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Consumption by End-Use Segment - Packaging, Building & Construction, Electronics & Electrical, Automotive, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Nanocoatings: Market Overview
  • Expanding Applications Spur Growth
  • Environmental Benefits Attract Manufacturer Attention
  • Growing Need for Better Sanitation & Infection Control Drive Demand for Anti-Microbial Nanocoatings
  • Anti-Corrosion Nanocoatings in Demand
  • Anti-Fingerprint Nanocoatings to Grow in Prominence
  • Nanotechnology in Drug Delivery: Market Overview
  • Dendrimers Serve as a Base to Build Multifunctional Nanodevices
  • Nanotechnology Rescues Poor Water Soluble Drugs from Abandonment

3. R&D STRUCTURE & FINANCING

  • Research & Development - The Nanotechnology Lifeline
  • Pioneers into a Small World
  • US, EU and Japan - Spearheading Nanotech R&D Revolution
  • National Initiatives Promote R&D Efforts in Rest of World
  • Cross-disciplinary Nature Demands Coordinated Research
  • Interdisciplinary Nature Demands a Collective Approach
  • "United We Discover" - Industry's Call to Universities & Research Houses
  • Academic Research Institutions - Pioneering Commercial Applications
  • The Commercialization Process
  • Funding - The Lifeline for R&D
  • Research Arenas - Funding Dictates the Direction
  • Nanocompetence by Geographic Region/Country
  • Government Bodies & Venture Capitalists Fuel Research Initiatives
  • Why Invest in Nanotech
  • The Societal and Industrial Implications of Nanotechnology...
  • Life Sciences (Medicine, Biology, Pharmacy and Health)
  • Industrial Sector (Materials, Products and Manufacturing)
  • Environment
  • Water Resources
  • Energy
  • Agriculture
  • Space Exploration Programs
  • Defense Capabilities
  • The Timing...
  • Investment Management and Control
  • Investment Objectives - What, Where and How Much
    • Chemicals and Advanced Materials
    • Electronics and Communications
    • Biotechnology
  • Investment Criteria - Analysis and Decision Process
  • Venture Funding - Analysis & Decision Process
  • Management of the Company
  • Product
  • Technology
  • Target Market
  • Business Model & Strategy

4. NANOTECH PATENTS - AN OVERVIEW

  • Proliferation of Nanotechnology Patent
  • Patents - Guarding Intellectual Property...
  • An Introduction - Concepts Made Clearer
    • Inventor
    • Types of Patent Claims
    • Patent Claims - Basic Rules of the Game
    • General Patent Trends
  • Intellectual Property (IP) Patents
  • Types of Intellectual Property
    • Patents
    • Nanotechnology Patents - Unique Characterization
    • Corporate IP Policy
    • Patent Protection Vital for Investment
  • Industry's Multidisciplinary Nature Calls for Regulations
  • Nanotechnology Patent/Claim Trends - What's New

5. TECHNOLOGY OVERVIEW

  • A Conceptual Definition
  • Think small
  • What is Nanotechnology
    • It is -
    • It is not-
  • Background...
  • 'Analysis of Major Product Segments
  • Dendrimers
  • Fullerenes
  • Nanobelts
  • Nanocapsules
  • Nanocrystalline Materials
  • Nanofibers
    • Surface Properties
  • Nanoparticles
  • Nanoporous Materials
  • Nanosprings
  • Nanotubes
  • Nanowires
  • Quantum Dots
  • Nanotech Applications - An End Use Perspective
  • Tools & Process Instruments
  • Scanning Tunneling Microscopes (STMs)
  • Atomic Force Microscopes (AFMs)
  • Scanning Probe Microscopes (SPMs)
  • Chemicals
  • Nanostructured Materials
    • Nanostructured Materials - Application Areas
  • Catalysts
    • Attributes of Nanoparticulate Catalysts
    • Future Scenario - A Road Map
  • Paints and Coatings
  • Coatings
  • Membranes and Filtration
  • Composites
  • Sunscreens with UV-light Absorbing Nanoparticles
  • Others
  • Alloys - A Definite Facelift
  • Semiconductors & Electronics
  • Nanophotonics - Directing Tomorrow's Telecom
    • Near Field Scanning Optical Microscopy (NSOM)
    • Nanocrystals
  • Memory and Display Systems
  • Optoelectronic Applications
    • Nanotechnology - Its Relevance in Optical Fiber Communication Systems
      • The Present Scenario
      • The Future - What it Holds
  • Precision Engineering, Optics and Analytics
  • Quantum Computing
  • Electronics and Electromechanical Systems
  • Miniature Bar Coded Beads Herald New Age Electronics
  • Automotive/Transportation Industry
  • Sensors and Displays
    • Sensors
    • Global Positioning System (GPS) Sensors
  • Catalytic Converters and Filters
  • Aerospace and Defense
  • Aerospace
    • Smart Aircraft
  • Defense
    • Surveillance and Smart Uniforms
    • Structural Materials and Coatings
    • Weapons
  • Pharma & Healthcare
  • Nanotechnology and Life Sciences - A Potent Mix
  • Most Hyped Applications are in the Biotech Arena
  • Actual Implementation Areas
  • Hand-Held Disease Detector
  • Biomedical Nanotechnology
  • Drug Delivery
  • Nanoparticles and Gene Therapy
  • Others
    • Nanomachines - The Tech Revolution
  • Food
  • Edible Wraps - Putting Recycling out of Fashion
  • Other End-use Applications
  • Energy
    • Quantum Wells (QW) Solar Cells
    • Dye Sensitised Nanocrystalline Devices
      • Fuel Cells and Rechargeables
  • Power Transmission
    • Nanoelectronics - Now and Ahead...
  • Lighting
    • Nanoproperties of Light
      • Nanolasers
      • Nanocrystals
  • Other Miscellaneous End-Use Applications
    • Proteins - A New Way of Making Wires
    • E-Textiles - The Smart New Dress Code
  • Futuristic Applications
  • Bio-molecular Motors
  • Genetic and Tissue Engineering
    • External Tissue Products
    • Internal Tissue Implants
    • Dental and Bone Replacement
    • Protein and Gene Analysis
    • Nanorobot Therapeutics
  • Lab-on-a-Chip Techniques
  • Medical Diagnostic Sensors
  • Nano Medical Devices - From Surgical Tools to Contact Lenses
  • Nanoengineered Prosthetics
  • Nanotubes - Potential Drug Delivery Vehicles
  • Quantum Computers

6. TECHNIQUES AND TECHNOLOGIES

  • Top-down and Bottom-up Concepts
  • Nanoscale Structure Construction Techniques
    • Dip-Pen Nanolithography
    • Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS)
    • Self-Assembly
    • Soft Lithography
  • Common Enabling Technologies
    • Electron Microscopy
    • Micromachining
    • Molecular Design/Modeling
    • Nanolithography
    • Nanoprobes
      • Nano Probes in Intra-Cellular Study
      • Quantum Dots in Nano Probing
      • Chemical and Magnetic Nano Probes
    • Supramolecular Chemistry
      • Thin Film Technology
  • Nanomaterial Synthesis Techniques
    • Amorphous Crystallization
    • Chemical Precipitation
    • Combustion Synthesis
    • Dip Coating
    • Dynamic-Magnetic Consolidation
    • Electro-Deposition
    • Electrophoretic Deposition
      • Application of EPD to SOFC Fabrication
    • Field-Assisted Sintering Techniques
    • Gas Condensation With Thermal Evaporation
    • Gas-Phase Processing
    • High-Energy Milling
      • Applications
    • Hydrodynamic Cavitation
    • Hydrothermal Processing
      • Metal Powders
      • Electroceramic Powders
      • Organic Carbon Oxidation
      • Cereals
      • Removal and Stabilizing of Arsenic
      • Birch Wood
      • Wheat Gluten Isolate
      • Reduction of BOD
    • Jet-Printing Process
    • Mechano-Chemical Synthesis
    • Inter-Metallic Compounds
      • Quantum Dots
      • Nanotubes of Boron Nitrides
      • Thermoelectric Material - Iron Disilicide
    • Quasi-Isostatic Pressure Process
    • Self-Assembly of Nano-particles
    • Severe Plastic Deformation
    • Shockwave Compaction
    • Sinter-Forging
    • Slurry-Coating Routes
    • Sol-Gel Processing
    • Solid-State Processes
    • Sono-chemical Synthesis
    • Spin Coating
    • Thermal Plasma Synthesis
    • Thermal Spray Coating
    • Thermo-Chemical Synthesis
    • Vacuum Evaporation on Running Liquids (VERL)
    • Wet Chemical Processes

7. NANOTECH FEARS - ARE THEY JUSTIFIED

  • The Flip Side of Molecular Nanotechnology (MNT)
  • Economic Disturbance from Plentiful Accessibility of Cheap Products
    • Nanotechnology A Disruptive Development: Disturbing Delicate Economic Balance
  • Economic Imbalance Due to Highly Inflated Prices
    • High-Cost
  • Right Technology in the Wrong Hands
  • Small can be Dangerous - Multitude of Miniscule Lethal Weaponry
  • The Grey Goo Horror
  • Military Risks - High Destruction System
    • Misuse of Nanotechnology: Remains a Stark Possibility
  • Environmental and Biological Risks - A Serious Issue
  • Major Proposals and Efforts Underway on Nanoparticle Safety
  • Synopsis - No Radicals Please!

8. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY

  • Temicon and Holotools Enter Into Partnership
  • Gens Expands Market into Asia
  • AADi InLicensesABI-009
  • OCSiAl Introduces New Technology for Mass Production of SWCNT
  • Nanotech Industrial Solutions Successfully Acquires NanoMaterials
  • NanoMaterials Reports Considerable Revenue Growth
  • Tesla NanoCoatings Partners With SK Global
  • EV Group Unveils New Lithography System
  • Chaval Unveils Heated Ski Gloves
  • Garrison Bespoke Unveils Bulletproof Suit
  • Rusnano Inaugurates Center for Nanotechnology
  • MaxEcoTek Launches Nanotechnology Based Self Cleansing Coating
  • iStock Accessories Unveils NEONTuff Screen Guards
  • Cima NanoTech Inks Distribution Agreement With Precision Gasket Company
  • SPTS and imec Enter into Partnership for Furthering Nanotechnology Use in BioMEMS
  • A*STAR Unveils New Nanoimprint Foundry
  • Nano Labs Declares Promising Test Results in Development of NanoFuel
  • Azaya and CANbridge Partner for Developing Nanotechnology Based Cancer Drugs
  • Fullerex Introduces Merchant Service for Nanomaterials and Nano Enabled Commodities
  • Calevia Partners With ProScan and Grafoid to Develop Non-Invasive Cancer Treatment Drugs
  • EVG Launches New Polymer Via-Filling Process
  • HeluKabel Introduces Clean Plus Cable Jacket Coating
  • Azaya Therapeutics Launches New Division
  • Industrial Nanotech Introduces Nansulate(r) Vinyl Fresh
  • Pixelligent Launches PixClear(tm) Nanocrystals
  • Nanoshel Introduces Graphene Products for Applications in Biodevices
  • UNeMed Inks Licensing Agreement With ProTransit for its Proprietary Cosmetics Nanotechnology
  • EcoSynthetix Partners With Waterloo Institute to Explore Prospective Applications for EcoSphere Technology
  • Cummins Filtration Launches NanoNet(tm) Filtration Media
  • Hy-Power Nano Introduces Hy-Power Clear Liquid Solar Blocker
  • Applied Nanotech Introduces CNTstix Structural Adhesive
  • Ultratech Acquires Cambridge Nanotech

9. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS

  • Advanced Diamond Technologies, Inc. (US)
  • Advanced Nano Products Co., Limited (South Korea)
  • Altair Nanotechnologies Inc. (US)
  • Arrowhead Research Corporation (US)
  • Bruker Corporation (US)
  • Catalytic Materials, LLC (US)
  • Chemat Technology Inc. (US)
  • eSpin Technologies, Inc. (US)
  • ELITech Group (France)
  • Genefluidics, Inc., (US)
  • Hanwha Nanotech Corporation (South Korea)
  • Hybrid Plastics (US)
  • Hyperion Catalysis International, Inc. (US)
  • Integran Technologies, Inc. (Canada)
  • Intrinsiq Materials Limited (IML) (UK)
  • Life Technologies Corporation (US)
  • Luxtera, Inc. (US)
  • Nanocyl S.A. (Belgium)
  • NanoMaterials Ltd, (Israel)
  • Nanosys, Inc. (US)
  • QuantumSphere, Inc. (US)
  • Raymor Industries, Inc. (Canada)
  • Rogue Valley Microdevices, Inc. (US)
  • Shenzhen Nanotech Port Co., Ltd. (China)
  • SouthWest NanoTechnologies, Inc. (US)
  • Starpharma Holdings (Australia)
  • Teledyne Scientific & Imaging, LLC (US)
  • Unidym, Inc. (US)

10. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

    • Table 5: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Nanotechnology Based Products by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 6: World Historic Analysis for Nanotechnology Based Products: Breakdown by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 7: World 15-Year Perspective for Nanotechnology Based Products by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World Markets for the Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 8: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Nanotechnology Based Products by End-Use Sector - Chemicals, Automotive, Aerospace & Defense, Semiconductors & Electronics, Pharma & Healthcare, Food, and Others End-Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 9: World Historic Analysis for Nanotechnology Based Products: Breakdown by End-Use Sector - Chemicals, Automotive, Aerospace & Defense, Semiconductors & Electronics, Pharma & Healthcare, Food, and Others End-Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 10: World 15-Year Perspective for Nanotechnology Based Products by End-Use Sector - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Chemicals, Automotive, Aerospace & Defense, Semiconductors & Electronics, Pharma & Healthcare, Food, and Others End-Use Markets for the Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Overview
    • US Nanotechnology Industry - Characterized by Diverse Value Chain Participants
    • A Review of Select End-Use Industries Promising Revenue Opportunities
      • Electronics and Communications
      • CNTs to Enable Better Storage Memory for Mobile Devices
      • CNTS to Help CMOS in Size Reduction
      • Health and Life Sciences
      • Chemicals and Advanced Materials
      • Transportation
    • Trends and Issues
      • Collaborated Efforts - The In-Thing
      • Time- to-Market remains a Central Concern
      • National Nanotechnology Alliance - Driving the R&D
      • Leading Universities and Their Contribution to Nano Research
      • Tools Act as Foundation for Higher Commercial Applications
      • First-Mover Status Doesn't Guarantee an Edge...
      • Patent Profile
      • Challenges
      • Application Specific Nanomaterials Development Still Years Away
      • Less Demand from Semiconductor Segment
      • Challenges Galore for Start Up Companies in Nano Markets
    • Carbon Nanotubes Market
      • Research Institutes and their Involvement in Developing Carbon Nanotubes
      • Early Entrants - A Profile of Company Size and Life Cycle
    • Research Institutions
      • Ames Research Center
      • California Institute of Technology
      • GE Global Research
      • IBM Research
      • Johnson Space Center
      • Motorola Labs
      • University of California
      • University of Texas
    • Recent Industry Activity
    • Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 11: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Nanotechnology: Breakdown by End-Use Sectors - Chemicals, Automotive, Aerospace, Semiconductor, Pharma & Healthcare, Food and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2013 Through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 12: US Historic Analysis for Nanotechnology: Breakdown by End-Use Sectors - Chemicals, Automotive, Aerospace, Semiconductor, Pharma & Healthcare, Food and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. CANADA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Issues and Trends
    • Brain Drain - Losing the Best and Brightest
    • Universities and Government Agencies Involved in Nanoscale Research
    • Recent Industry Activity
    • Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 13: Canada Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Nanotechnology: Breakdown by End-Use Sectors - Chemicals, Automotive, Aerospace, Semiconductor, Pharma & Healthcare, Food and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2013 Through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 14: Canada Historic Analysis for Nanotechnology: Breakdown by End-Use Sectors - Chemicals, Automotive, Aerospace, Semiconductor, Pharma & Healthcare, Food and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3. JAPAN

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Overview
    • Analysis by End-Use Industry Segments
      • Electronics and Communications
      • Chemicals and Advanced Materials
      • Transportation
      • Health and Life Sciences
    • Nanotechnology - A Strategic Pillar in Nation's S&T Plan
    • Leading Japanese Institutions Involved in Nanotechnology Programs Over the Years
    • Japanese Government - Leading the R&D Initiatives
      • New National Programs Drive R&D Effort
    • Japanese Programs in Nanotechnology Over the Years
    • IT/Electronics and Nanostructured Materials - Favored Research Arenas
    • Alloys - A New Dimension
    • Nanotechnology Consortium - An Interface for Technology Transfer
    • Hindrances to Development of Nanotechnology
      • Reliability
      • Cost
      • Productivity
      • Interface between nanotechnology and conventional technology
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 15: Japan Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Nanotechnology: Breakdown by End-Use Sectors - Chemicals, Automotive, Aerospace, Semiconductor, Pharma & Healthcare, Food and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2013 Through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 16: Japan Historic Analysis for Nanotechnology: Breakdown by End-Use Sectors - Chemicals, Automotive, Aerospace, Semiconductor, Pharma & Healthcare, Food and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4. EUROPE

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Overview
    • European Programs in Nanotechnology
    • Healthcare and Life Sciences Dominate Europe in Terms of Number of Players
    • Establishing a Regulatory Framework for Nanotechnology
    • Nanoelectronics in Europe - An Overview
      • Position of European Nanoelectronics Industry
      • Transformation of Business Models
      • Transformation of Research Models
      • Migration of Nanoelectronics Producers
      • Technological Impediments
      • Mediocre Functioning of European Research Organizations
      • Large-Scale Nanoelectronics Research Activities
      • Split in Research Investments
      • Inadequacy of Existing Funding Instruments
    • Trends and Issues
      • European NanoBusiness Association - Powering R&D Effort
      • Commercialization of Products - Separating Hype from Reality
    • R&D Institutions
      • Philips Research (The Netherlands)
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 17: Europe Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Nanotechnology Based Products: Breakdown by Geographic Region - France, Germany, UK and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2013 Through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 18: Europe Historic Analysis for Nanotechnology Based Products: Breakdown by Geographic Region - France, Germany, UK and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 19: Europe 15-Year Perspective for Nanotechnology Based Products: by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for France, Germany, UK and Rest of Europe Markets for the Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4a. FRANCE

  • A. Market Analysis
    • ELITech Group: A Key French Player
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 20: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Nanotechnology: Breakdown by End-Use Sectors - Chemicals, Automotive, Aerospace, Semiconductor, Pharma & Healthcare, Food and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2013 Through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 21: French Historic Analysis for Nanotechnology: Breakdown by End-Use Sectors - Chemicals, Automotive, Aerospace, Semiconductor, Pharma & Healthcare, Food and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4b. GERMANY

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Germany Leads the Way in Europe
    • Recent Industry Activity
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 22: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Nanotechnology: Breakdown by End-Use Sectors - Chemicals, Automotive, Aerospace, Semiconductor, Pharma & Healthcare, Food and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2013 Through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 23: German Historic Analysis for Nanotechnology: Breakdown by End-Use Sectors - Chemicals, Automotive, Aerospace, Semiconductor, Pharma & Healthcare, Food and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4c. UNITED KINGDOM

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Intrinsiq Materials Limited (IML): A Key UK Based Nanotechnology Company
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 24: UK Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Nanotechnology: Breakdown by End-Use Sectors - Chemicals, Automotive, Aerospace, Semiconductor, Pharma & Healthcare, Food and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2013 Through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 25: UK Historic Analysis for Nanotechnology: Breakdown by End-Use Sectors - Chemicals, Automotive, Aerospace, Semiconductor, Pharma & Healthcare, Food and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4d. REST OF EUROPE

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Recent Industry Activity
    • Key Player
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 26: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Nanotechnology: Breakdown by End-Use Sectors - Chemicals, Automotive, Aerospace, Semiconductor, Pharma & Healthcare, Food and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2013 Through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 27: Rest of Europe Historic Analysis for Nanotechnology: Breakdown by End-Use Sectors - Chemicals, Automotive, Aerospace, Semiconductor, Pharma & Healthcare, Food and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5. ASIA-PACIFIC

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Overview and Structure
    • Nanotech Companies in Asia-Pacific: China Tops the List
    • Nanotech Players in Asia-Pacific by Area of Operation
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 28: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Nanotechnology Based Products: Breakdown by Geographic Region - China and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2013 Through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 29: Asia-Pacific Historic Analysis for Nanotechnology Based Products: Breakdown by Geographic Region - China and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 30: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Nanotechnology Based Products: by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for China and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for the Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5a. CHINA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Overview
      • Government Takes the R&D Initiative
      • Chinese Agencies involved in Nanotech
      • Nation's First Nanometer Technology Industrial Base Set up in Tianjin
      • Carbon Nanotubes Market
    • Shenzhen Nanotech Port Co., Ltd. : A Key Chinese Nanotechnology Company
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 31: China Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Nanotechnology: Breakdown by End-Use Sectors - Chemicals, Automotive, Aerospace, Semiconductor, Pharma & Healthcare, Food and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2013 Through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 32: China Historic Analysis for Nanotechnology: Breakdown by End-Use Sectors - Chemicals, Automotive, Aerospace, Semiconductor, Pharma & Healthcare, Food and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5b. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC

  • A. Market Analysis
    • A Geographic Break-up
      • Australia - Part of the Tiny Revolution
      • R&D Initiatives
      • Nanostructural Analysis Network Organization Leads Research Initiative
      • Prominent Australian Groups with their Principal Field of Research
      • Australian Projects in Nanotechnology
      • The World's First Undergraduate Degree in Nanotechnology...
      • Sydney-based Company Creates World's First Nanometer-Sized Working Device
      • Challenges for Nanotechnology Development in Australia
      • Strategies for Overcoming the Challenges
      • The National Nanofabrication Facility (NNF) and Network
      • Opportunities
      • India
      • Nanomedicine Market Gains Pace in India
      • Thailand
      • Singapore
      • South Korea
      • Ministry of Science & Technology Takes Initiative for Nanotech Funding
      • Information Technology Industry Leads Nanotech R&D Efforts
      • Carbon Nanotubes Market
      • Key Areas of Research - Energy, Optics, Textiles and Medical Equipment
      • Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology - A Key South Korean R&D Participant
      • Taiwan
      • Overview
    • Recent Industry Activity
    • Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 33: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Nanotechnology: Breakdown by End-Use Sectors - Chemicals, Automotive, Aerospace, Semiconductor, Pharma & Healthcare, Food and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2013 Through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 34: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Analysis for Nanotechnology: Breakdown by End-Use Sectors - Chemicals, Automotive, Aerospace, Semiconductor, Pharma & Healthcare, Food and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6. REST OF WORLD

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Israel
      • Areas of Importance
    • Iran
    • Recent Industry Activity
    • Key Player
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 35: Rest of World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Nanotechnology: Breakdown by End-Use Sectors - Chemicals, Automotive, Aerospace, Semiconductor, Pharma & Healthcare, Food and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2013 Through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 36: Rest of World Historic Analysis for Nanotechnology: Breakdown by End-Use Sectors - Chemicals, Automotive, Aerospace, Semiconductor, Pharma & Healthcare, Food and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
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