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Superconductors: Global Markets to 2022

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Superconductors: Global Markets to 2022
Published: November 17, 2017 Content info: 176 Pages
Description

The global market for superconductivity applications should reach $8.8 billion by 2022 from $6.1 billion in 2017 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7.5%, from 2017 to 2022.

Report Includes

  • 78 data tables and 29 additional tables
  • An overview of the global market for superconductors
  • Analyses of global market trends, with data from 2016, estimates for 2017, and projections of compound annual growth rates (CAGRs) through 2022
  • Analysis of the developing market for superconducting applications, materials, and other enabling technologies
  • Assessments of expected technological and market trends in the longer term
  • Evaluations of superconducting technologies that are expected to influence the market through 2022
  • Profiles of key players in the emerging superconductivity industry

Report Scope

This report addresses trends in superconductivity technology and the global market for superconductivity applications during the period from 2016 through 2022, including:

  • Science, research, and technology development.
  • Healthcare.
  • Electric utilities.
  • Computing.
  • Transportation.
  • Communications.
  • Military/defense.
  • Other applications.

Analyst Credentials

Andrew McWilliams spent more than 25 years as a consultant with Ernst & Young, McKinsey & Company and A.T. Kearny focused on manufacturing before segueing into research analysis. He has been covering myriad technology categories for BCC Research for more than 15 years. McWilliams has a BA from Princeton University and an MA from Harvard University. He has worked in more than 40 countries and he resides in the greater Boston area.

Table of Contents
Product Code: AVM066F

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction

  • Study Goals and Objectives
  • Reasons for Doing This Study
  • Scope of Report
  • Information Sources
  • Methodology
  • Geographic Breakdown
  • Analyst's Credentials
  • Related BCC Research Reports

Chapter 2: Summary and Highlights

Chapter 3: Market and Technology Background

  • General Description of Superconductivity
    • Properties of Superconductors
    • Mechanisms of Superconductivity
    • Brief History of Superconductivity
    • Advantages and Limitations of Superconductors
  • Superconducting Materials
    • Type I Superconductors
    • Type II Superconductors
    • Atypical Superconductors
    • Metamaterials
  • Applications and End Uses
    • Applications
    • End Uses
  • Market Size and Segmentation
    • Market Size
    • Application Segments
    • End-use Segments
    • Types of Superconducting Materials

Chapter 4: Superconducting Materials and Technologies

  • Superconducting Materials
    • Type I Superconductors
    • Type II Superconductors
  • Current Research in Superconductivity
    • Major Players and Areas of Concentration
    • Recent Technological Advances

Chapter 5: Superconducting Magnet Technologies and Markets

  • Technology
    • Characteristics of Superconducting Magnets
    • Construction, Materials and Performance
    • Types of Systems
  • End Uses
    • Science, Research, and Technology Development
    • Healthcare
    • Transportation
    • Other End Uses
  • Suppliers
  • Market for Superconducting Magnets
    • Summary
    • Science, Research, and Technology Development
    • Healthcare
    • Transportation
    • Other End Uses

Chapter 6: Superconducting Transformer Technologies and Markets

  • Technology
    • Characteristics of Superconducting Transformers
    • Construction, Materials and Performance
    • Types of Systems
  • End Uses
    • Electric Power Generation and Transmission
    • Transportation
  • Suppliers
  • Market for Superconducting Transformers
    • Summary
    • Electric Power Generation and Transmission
    • Transportation

Chapter 7: Superconducting Electric Generator Technologies and Markets . 100

  • Technology
    • Characteristics of Superconducting Generators
    • Construction, Materials and Performance
  • End Uses
    • Electric Power Generation and Transmission
    • Transportation
    • Military/Defense
  • Suppliers
  • Market for Superconducting Generators
    • Summary
    • Electric Power Generation and Transmission
    • Transportation
    • Military/Defense

Chapter 8: Superconducting Electric Motor Technologies and Applications .

  • Technology
    • Characteristics of Superconducting Motors
    • Construction, Materials and Performance
    • Types of Systems
  • End Uses
    • Transportation
    • Military/Defense
    • Process Industries
  • Suppliers
  • Market for Superconducting Electric Motors
    • Summary
    • Transportation
    • Military/Defense
    • Process Industries

Chapter 9: Fault Current Limiter (FCL) Technologies and Markets

  • Technology
    • Characteristics
    • Construction, Materials and Performance
    • Types of Systems
  • End Uses
    • Electric Power Generation and Transmission
    • Transportation
  • Suppliers
  • Market for Fault Current Limiters (FCLs)
    • Summary
    • Electric Power Generation and Transmission
    • Transportation

Chapter 10: Superconducting Power Storage Technologies and Markets ..

  • Technology
    • Characteristics
    • Types of Systems
    • Construction, Materials and Performance
  • End Uses
    • Electric Power Generation and Transmission
    • Manufacturing
  • Suppliers
  • Market for Superconducting Power Storage Systems
    • Summary
    • Electricity Generation and Transmission
    • Other Industrial Applications

Chapter 11: Superconducting Current Lead Technologies and Markets

  • Technology
    • Characteristics of Superconducting Current Leads
    • Construction, Materials and Performance
  • End Uses
    • Science, Research, and Technology Development
    • Healthcare and Other Applications
  • Suppliers
  • Market for Superconducting Current Leads
    • Science, Research, and Technology Development
    • Healthcare

Chapter 12: Superconducting Cable Technologies and Markets

  • Technology
    • Characteristics of Superconducting Wires
    • Construction, Materials and Performance
  • End Uses
  • Suppliers
  • Market for Superconducting Cable

Chapter 13: Superconducting Integrated Circuit (IC) Technologies and Markets 151

  • Technology
    • Characteristics
    • Construction, Materials and Performance
  • End Uses
    • Science, Research, and Technology Development Applications
    • Communications
    • Computing
  • Suppliers
  • Markets for Superconducting ICs
    • Summary
    • Science, Research, and Technology Development Applications
    • Communications
    • Computing

Chapter 14: Superconducting Radio Frequency (RF) and Microwave Filter

  • Technologies and Applications
    • Technology
    • Characteristics
    • Construction, Materials and Performance
  • End Uses
  • Suppliers
  • Markets

Chapter 15: Superconducting Quantum Interference Device (SQUID) Technologies and Markets

  • Technology
    • Characteristics
    • Construction, Materials and Performance
  • End Uses
    • Science, Research, and Technology Development
    • Healthcare
    • Other
  • Suppliers
  • Markets
    • Science, Research, and Technology Development
    • Healthcare
    • Other Applications

Chapter 16: Patent Review/ New Developments

  • Patent Analysis

Chapter 17: Company Profiles

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List of Tables

  • Summary Table: Global Market for Superconductivity Technologies, by Application, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 1 Major End Uses and Applications of Superconductivity
  • Table 2 Potential Applications of Superconductor Integrated Circuits (ICs)
  • Table 3 Global Market for Superconductivity Applications, by Segment, Through 2022 ($ Millions) ..
  • Table 4 Global Market Share of Superconductivity Applications, by Segment, 2016-2022 (%)
  • Table 5 Global Market for Superconductivity Applications, by End Use, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 6 Global Market Share of Superconductivity Applications, by End Use, 2016-2022 (%)
  • Table 7 Global Market for Superconducting Materials, by Type of Material, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 8 List of Type I Superconductors and Their Tcs (K)
  • Table 9 List of Type II Superconductors and Their Tcs
  • Table 10 List of Major Organizations Conducting Superconductivity Research
  • Table 11 End Uses for Superconducting Magnets
  • Table 12 Suppliers of Superconducting Magnets and Components
  • Table 13 Global Market for Superconducting Magnets, by End Use, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 14 Global Market Share of Superconducting Magnets, by End Use, 2016-2022 (%)
  • Table 15 Global Market for Superconducting Materials Used in Magnetic Applications, by Type of Material, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 16 Global Market Share for Superconducting Materials Used in Magnetic Applications, by Type of Material, 2016-2022 (%)
  • Table 17 Global Market for Superconducting Magnets Used in Science, Research, and Technology Development Applications, by Application, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 18 Global Market for Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) Spectrometers, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 19 Global Market for Superconducting Magnets Used in Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) Spectrometers, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 20 Global Market for Superconducting Wire Used in Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) Spectrometer Magnets, by Type of Material, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 21 Global Market for Superconducting Magnets Used in Particle Accelerators, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 22 Global Market for Proton Therapy Machines, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 23 Global Market for Superconducting Magnets and Wire Used in Proton Therapy Machines, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 24 Global Market for Superconducting Tips and Related Materials Used in Scanning Tunneling Microscopes (STMs), Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 25 Global Market for Superconducting Magnets and Related Materials Used in Fusion Research, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 26 Global Market for Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Scanners, Through 2022 ($ Billions)
  • Table 27 Global Market for Superconducting Magnets Used in Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Scanners, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 28 Global Market for Superconducting Wire Used in Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Scanner Magnets, by Type of Material, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 29 Global Market for Superconducting Magnets used in Maglev Railcars, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 30 Global Market for Superconducting Magnets Used in Other Industrial Applications, by Application, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 31 Global Market for Superconducting Magnetic Separators, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 32 Global Market for Superconducting Magnets Used in High-gradient Separation Systems, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 33 Global Market for Superconducting Magnet-driven Disposable Mixing Systems, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 34 Global Market for Superconducting Materials Used in Disposable Mixing Systems, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 35 Major End Uses for Superconducting Transformers
  • Table 36 Suppliers of Superconducting Transformers and Components
  • Table 37 Global Market for Superconducting Transformers, by End Use, Through 2022 ($ Millions) ..
  • Table 38 Global Market Share of Superconducting Transformers, by End Use, 2016-2022 (%)
  • Table 39 Global Market for Superconducting Materials Used in Transformer Applications, by Type of Material, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 40 Global Market for Power Transformers Rated 10 Megavolt Ampere (MVA) and Above, Through 2022 ($ Billions)
  • Table 41 Global Market for Superconducting Utility Power Transformers and Related Consumption of Superconducting Materials, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 42 Estimated Shinkansen-type Train Set Deliveries, Through 2022 (No of Shipments)
  • Table 43 Global Market for Superconducting Traction Transformers and Related Consumption of Superconducting Materials, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 44 Major End Uses for Superconducting Generators
  • Table 45 Suppliers of Superconducting Generators and Components
  • Table 46 Global Market for Superconducting Generators, by End Use, Through 2022 ($ Millions) .
  • Table 47 Global Market Share for Superconducting Generators, by End Use, 2016-2022 (%)
  • Table 48 Global Market for Superconducting Materials Used in Generator Applications, by Type of Material, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 49 Global Market for Superconducting Wind Turbine Generators and Related Consumption of Superconducting Wire, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 50 Global Market for Marine Propulsion Generators, Though 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 51 Global Market for Superconducting Marine Propulsion Generators and Related Consumption of Superconducting Wire, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 52 Major End Uses for Superconducting Motors
  • Table 53 Suppliers of Superconducting Electric Motors and Components
  • Table 54 Global Market for Superconducting Electric Motors, by End Use, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 55 Global Market Share of Superconducting Electric Motors, by End Use, 2016-2022 (%)
  • Table 56 Global Market for Superconducting Materials used in Electric Motor Applications, by Type of Material, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 57 Global Market for Marine Electric Motors, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 58 Global Market for Superconducting Marine Electric Motors and Related Consumption of Superconducting Wire, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 59 Global Market for Superconducting Process Electric Motors and Related Consumption of Superconducting Wire, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 60 End Uses for Fault Current Limiters (FCLs)
  • Table 61 Suppliers of Fault Current Limiters (FCLs)
  • Table 62 Global Market for Fault Current Limiters (FCLs), by End Use, Through 2022 ($ Millions) .
  • Table 63 Global Market Share of Fault Current Limiters (FCLs), by End Use, 2016-2022 (%)
  • Table 64 Global Market for Superconducting Materials Used in Fault Current Limiters (FCLs), by Type of Material, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 65 Global Electric Utility Market for Superconducting Fault Current Limiters (SFCLs), Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 66 Global Marine Market for Fault Current Limiters (FCLs), Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 67 End Uses for Superconducting Energy Storage
  • Table 68 Suppliers of Superconducting Power Storage Systems
  • Table 69 Global Market for Superconducting Power Storage Systems, by End Use, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 70 Global Market Share of Superconducting Power Storage Systems, by End Use, 2016-2022 (%)
  • Table 71 Global Market for Superconducting Materials Used in Power Storage Applications, by Type of Material, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 72 Global Electric Utility Market for Superconducting Energy Storage, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 73 Global Industrial Market for Superconducting Energy Storage and Superconducting Wire Consumption, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 74 Major End Uses for Superconducting Current Lead
  • Table 75 Suppliers of Superconducting Current Leads
  • Table 76 Global Market for Superconducting Current Leads, by End Use, Through 2022 ($ Millions) ..
  • Table 77 Global Market Share of Superconducting Current Leads, by End Use, 2016-2022 (%) ..
  • Table 78 Global Market for Superconducting Materials Used in Superconducting Current Lead Applications, by Type of Material, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 79 Global Market for Superconducting Current Leads Used in Science, Research, and Technology Development Applications, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 80 Global Market for Superconducting Current Leads Used in Healthcare Applications, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 81 Developers and Suppliers of Superconducting Electric Transmission Wire and Cable ..
  • Table 82 Global Market for Superconducting Electric Transmission Cable, Through 2022 (No of Miles/$ Millions)
  • Table 83 Major End Uses for Superconducting Integrated Circuit (ICs)
  • Table 84 Suppliers of Superconducting Integrated Circuits (ICs)
  • Table 85 Global Market for Superconducting Integrated Circuits (ICs), by End Use, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 86 Global Market Share of Superconducting Integrated Circuits (ICs), by End Use, 2016-2022 (%)
  • Table 87 Global Market for Superconducting Thin-film Materials in Fabrication of Superconducting Integrated Circuits (ICs), by Type of Material, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 88 Global Market for Superconducting Integrated Circuits (ICs) Used in Voltage Metrology Applications, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 89 Global Market for Superconducting Integrated Circuits (ICs) Used in Digital Signal Processing Applications, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 90 Global Market for Superconducting Integrated Circuits (ICs) Used in Computing Applications, by Application, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 91 Global Market for Superconducting High-performance Processors, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 92 Global Market for Superconducting Quantum Processors, Through 2022 ($ Millions) ..
  • Table 93 Manufacturers and Developers of Superconducting Radio Frequency (RF) Filters
  • Table 94 Global Market for Superconducting Radio Frequency (RF) Filters, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 162
  • Table 95 Major End Uses for Superconducting Quantum Interference Devices (SQUIDs)
  • Table 96 Suppliers of Superconducting Quantum Interference Devices (SQUIDs)
  • Table 97 Global Market for Superconducting Quantum Interference Devices (SQUIDs), by End Use, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 98 Global Market Share of Superconducting Quantum Interference Devices (SQUIDs), by End Use, 2016-2022 (%)
  • Table 99 Global Market for Superconducting Materials in the Fabrication of Superconducting Quantum Interference Device (SQUID) Sensors, by Type of Material, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 100 Global Market for Superconducting Quantum Interference Devices (SQUIDs) Used in Science, Research, and Technology Development, by Application, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 101 Global Market for Superconducting Quantum Interference Devices (SQUIDs) Used in Healthcare Applications, by Application, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 102 Global Market for Superconducting Quantum Interference Devices (SQUIDs) Used in 0ther Applications, by Application, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
  • Table 103 U.S Patents Relating to Low-temperature Superconducting (LTS) Versus High-temperature Superconducting (HTS) (% of Total Superconductivity-related Patents Issued to September 25, 2017) 172
  • Table 104 Number of U.S Superconductivity-related Patents, by Type of Application, Through September, 2017 (No of Patents)
  • Table 105 U.S Superconductivity-related Patents, by Assignee Type (Percentage of 200 Patent Sample)
  • Table 106 U.S Superconductivity-related Patents, by Assignee's Country of Origin (Percentage of 200 Patent Sample)

List of Figures

  • Summary Figure: Global Market for Superconductivity Technologies, by Application, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
  • Figure 1 Trends in Global Market for Superconductivity Applications, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
  • Figure 2 Global Market Share of Superconductivity Applications, by Segment, 2016-2022 (%)
  • Figure 3 Global Market Share of Superconductivity Applications, by End Use, 2016-2022 (%)
  • Figure 4 Global Market Share of Superconducting Magnets, by End Use, 2016-2022 (%)
  • Figure 5 Global Market Share for Superconducting Materials Used in Magnetic Applications, by Type of Material, 2016-2022 (%)
  • Figure 6 Global Market for Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) Spectrometers, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
  • Figure 7 Global Market for Proton Therapy Machines, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
  • Figure 8 Global Market for Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Scanners, 2016-2022 ($ Billions)
  • Figure 9 Global Market for Superconducting Magnetic Separators, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
  • Figure 10 Global Market for Superconducting Magnet-driven Disposable Mixing Systems, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
  • Figure 11 Global Market Share for Superconducting Transformers, by End Use, 2016-2022 (%) .
  • Figure 12 Global Market for Power Transformers Rated 10 Megavolt Ampere (MVA) and Above, 2016- 2022 ($ Billions)
  • Figure 13 Global Market Share for Superconducting Generators, by End Use, 2016-2022 (%)
  • Figure 14 Global Market for Marine Propulsion Generators, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
  • Figure 15 Global Market Share of Superconducting Electric Motors, by End Use, 2016-2022 (%) ..
  • Figure 16 Global Market for Marine Electric Motors, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
  • Figure 17 Global Market Share of Fault Current Limiters (FCLs), by End Use, 2016-2022 (%)
  • Figure 18 Global Market Share of Superconducting Power Storage Systems, by End Use, 2016-2022 (%)
  • Figure 19 Global Market Share of Superconducting Current Leads, by End Use, 2016-2022 (%)
  • Figure 20 Global Market Share of Superconducting Integrated Circuits (ICs), by End Use, 2016-2022 (%)
  • Figure 21 Global Market Share of Superconducting Quantum Interference Devices (SQUIDs), by End Use, 2016-2022 (%)
  • Figure 22 U.S Patents Relating to Low-temperature Superconducting (LTS) Versus High-temperature Superconducting (HTS) (% of Total Superconductivity-related Patents Issued Through September 25, 2017)
  • Figure 23 Number of U.S Superconductivity-related Patents, by Type of Application, Through September, 2017 (No of Patents)
  • Figure 24 U.S Superconductivity-related Patents, by Assignee Type (Percentage of 200 Patent Sample)
  • Figure 25 U.S Superconductivity-related Patents, by Assignee's Country of Origin (Percentage of 200 Patent Sample)
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