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Nanosensors Market by Product Type (Optical, Electrochemical, Electromagnetic), by Application (Automotive & Aerospace, Homeland Defense & Military, Biomedical & Healthcare) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2015 - 2021

Nanosensors are defined as any surgical, biological or chemical points that are used to convey information about nanoparticles to macroscopic world. These are mainly used in biomedical and healthcare sector and also help in manufacturing other nanoproducts such as nanorobots and nanoscale. Nanosensors have revolutionized the semiconductor industry and are meant to evaluate and understand nanosystems.

By product type, the global market for nanosensors has been segmented into: optical nanosensors, electrochemical nanosensors and electromagnetic nanosensors. By application, the global market for nanosensors has been segmented into: automotive and aerospace, homeland defense and military, biomedical and healthcare among others. The others segment includes energy monitoring, industrial control and robotics among others.

In 2014, by product type, electrochemical nanosensors accounted for the largest market share globally. Increase in investments in research and development of carbon nanotube (CNT) used in nanosensors are the opportunities in the growth of CNT based electrochemical nanosensors. The application of nanosensors in biomedical and healthcare sector held the largest market share in 2014 and is expected to remain the market leader throughout the forecast period. Early detection and diagnosis of diseases followed by rapid response rate is one of the important factors driving the global biomedical and healthcare nanosensors market.

Growing demand of nanosensors in homeland security and military is one of the important factors driving the global nanosensors market. With huge amount of investments being made in research and development activities and the advent of advanced new generation nanosensors equipments which helps in detection of toxic gases such as anthrax is also expected to have a positive impact on the nano sensors market. In military and homeland security, nano sensors are also used for detection of biotoxins and radiations. Thus, nanotechnology has enabled the manufacturers to develop advanced warfield gear such as self repairing tents and lighter vehicles which in turn is driving the global nanosensors market. In addition,cost effective manufacturing due to compactness of nanosensors is also having a positive impact on nanosensors market globally.

Nanofabricated sensors aims at reducing plant production costs as these are mounted on wireless packages that eliminate cabling and wiring costs. This in turn is driving the global nanosensors market. Difficulty in mass production of nanosensors is restraining the growth of global nanosensors market. However, growth in emerging markets of Asia Pacific region, focus on food management industry and nanosensors applications in robotics and in the Internet of Things (IoT) are some of the major opportunities for the global nanosensors market. Introduction of Wireless sensor networks (WSN) in terms of sensing capabilities are the opportunities for the market to grow during the forecast period.

North America held the largest market for the nanosensors market in terms revenue in 2014 and is projected to stay as the market leader over the forecast period. Technological innovations followed by continuous investments in research and development by key nanosensor manufacturers such as Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., Honeywell International Inc. and Texas Instruments Inc among others to meet the changing consumer preferences are the main factors driving the North America nanosensors market. Europe is the second largest market for nanosensors in terms of revenue. France is the largest market for nanosensors in Europe. Technological innovations in signal processing and microelectronic technologies are the main factors driving the Europe nanosensors market.

This report also provides an understanding of revenue (USD million) of nanosensors market. The study also provides forecast from 2015-2021 and highlights current and future market trends.

By geography, the market has been segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, the Middle East and Africa and Latin America. This report helps distributors, suppliers and manufacturers to formulate strategies based on understanding of the trends in this market.

The leading players in the Nanosensors market include OMRON Corporation, Texas Instruments Inc, Oxonica, Lockheed Martin Corporation, Analog devices Inc, Honeywell International, Inc. and Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

Global Nanosensors Market by Product Type

Product types covered under this research study are:

  • Optical Nanosensors
  • Electrochemical Nanosensors
  • Electromagnetic Nanosensors

Global Nanosensors Market by Application

  • Automotive and Aerospace
  • Homeland Defense and Military
  • Biomedical and Healthcare
  • Others

Global Nanosensors Market by Geography

  • North America
    • U.S
    • Others
  • Europe
    • U.K
    • Germany
    • France
    • Others
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • India
    • Others
  • Middle East and Africa
  • Latin America


Chapter 1 Preface
1.1 Report Description
1.2 Research Scope
1.3 Key Take Away
1.4 Research Methodology  

Chapter 2 Executive Summary

Chapter 3 Global Nanosensors Market Overview
3.1 Introduction
3.2 Value chain analysis
3.3 Market Overview
     3.3.1 Market Drivers
     3.3.2 Market Restraints
     3.3.3 Market Opportunities
3.4 Patent Analysis
     3.4.1 Number of patents                                                                      
     3.4.2 Key Patent Analysis  
3.5  Competitive strategies adopted by major players
3.6 Nanosensors: Market attractiveness analysis

Chapter 4 Global Nanosensors Market: By Type
4.1 Nanosensors market: By Type, Overview
4.2 Global Optical nanosensors market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million) 
4.3 Global Electrochemical nanosensors market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)
4.4 Global Electromagnetic nanosensors market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)

Chapter 5 Global Nanosensors Market Analysis, by Application
5.1 Overview
     5.1.1 By application: Revenue share, 2014 – 2021
5.2 Automotive and Aerospace, Market size and forecast (USD million), 2014 – 2021
5.3 Homeland Defense and Military, Market size and forecast (USD million), 2014 – 2021
5.4 Biomedical and Healthcare, Market size and forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)
5.5 Others, Market size and forecast, 2014 – 2021 (USD million)

Chapter 6 Global Nanosensors Market –By Region
6.1 Global nanosensors market: Regional overview
     6.1.1 By region: Revenue share, 2014 – 2021
6.2 North America nanosensors market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)
     6.2.1 North America nanosensors market, By Application, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)
     6.2.2 North America nanosensors market, by Type 2014 – 2021, (USD million)
     6.2.3 U.S nanosensors market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)
     6.2.4 Others nanosensors market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)
6.3 Europe Nanosensors Market
     6.3.1 Europe Nanosensors Market, By Application, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)
     6.3.2 Europe Nanosensors Market, by Type, 2014 – 2021, (USD million) 
     6.3.3 U.K Nanosensors Market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)
     6.3.4 Germany Nanosensors Market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)
     6.3.5 France Nanosensors Market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million) 
     6.3.6 Others Nanosensors Market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)                    
6.4 Asia Pacific (APAC) nanosensors market
     6.4.1 Asia Pacific Nanosensors Market, By Application, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)
     6.4.2 Asia Pacific Nanosensors Market, by Type, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)
     6.4.3 China Nanosensors Market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)
     6.4.4 India Nanosensors Market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)
     6.4.5 Others Nanosensors Market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)                               
6.5 Middle East and Africa(MEA) nanosensors market
     6.5.1 Middle East and Africa(MEA) Nanosensors Market, By Application, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)
     6.5.2 Middle East and Africa(MEA) Nanosensors Market, by Type, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)
6.6 Latin America nanosensors market
     6.6.1 Latin America ) Nanosensors Market, By Application, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)
     6.6.2 Latin America Nanosensors Market, by Type, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)


Chapter 7 Company Profiles
7.1 OMRON Corporation 
7.2 Texas Instruments Inc
7.3 Oxonica
7.4 Lockheed Martin Corporation
7.5 Analog devices Inc
7.6 Honeywell International, Inc.
7.7 Samsung Electronics Co.

List of Figures 

FIG. 1 Market Segmentation: Global Nanosensors Market
FIG. 2 Global Nanosensors Market, Valuechain Analysis 
FIG. 3 Global Nanosensors Market attractiveness analysis, by application, 2014
FIG. 4 Global Optical nanosensors market, 2014-2021: Revenue forecast(USD million)
FIG. 5 Global Electrochemical nanosensors market, 2014-2021: Revenue forecast(USD million)
FIG. 6 Global Electromagnetic nanosensors market, 2014-2021: Revenue forecast(USD million)
FIG. 7 Global Nanosensors Market By Application:Overview
FIG. 8 Global nanosensors revenue share, by type, 2014 – 2021
FIG. 9 Global Automotive and Aerospace Nanosensors Market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)
FIG. 10 Global Homeland Defense and Military Nanosensors Market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)
FIG. 11 Global Biomedical and Healthcare Nanosensors Market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)
FIG. 12 Global Other Nanosensors Market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)
FIG. 13 Global Nanosensors Market By Region: Overview
FIG. 14 North America Nanosensors Market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million) 
FIG. 15 The U.S Nanosensors Market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million) 
FIG. 16 Others Nanosensors Market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million) 
FIG. 17 Europe Nanosensors Market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)
FIG. 18 U.K Nanosensors Market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)
FIG. 19 Germany Nanosensors Market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)
FIG. 20 France Nanosensors Market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)
FIG. 21 Others Nanosensors Market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)
FIG. 22 Asia Pacific(APAC) Nanosensors Market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million)
FIG. 23 China Nanosensors Market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million) 
FIG.24 India Nanosensors Market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million) 
FIG. 25 Others Nanosensors Market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million) 
FIG.26 Middle East and Africa(MEA) Nanosensors Market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million) 
FIG.27 Latin America Nanosensors Market, 2014 – 2021, (USD million) 
FIG 28 Number of Patents Filed Globally, 2013–2014

List of Tables

TABLE 1 Global nanosensors market snapshot
TABLE 2 North America Nanosensors Market, 2014-2021: Revenue forecast, By Application(USD Million)
TABLE 3 North America Nanosensors Market, 2014-2021: Revenue forecast, By Type(USD Million)
TABLE 4 Europe Nanosensors Market, 2014-2021: Revenue Forecast, By Application(USD Million)
TABLE 5 Europe Nanosensors Market, 2014-2021: Revenue Forecast, By Type(USD Million)
TABLE 6 Asia Pacific(APAC) Nanosensors Market, 2014-2021: Revenue Forecast, By Application(USD Million)
TABLE 7 Asia Pacific(APAC )Nanosensors Market, 2014-2021: Revenue Forecast, By Type(USD Million)
TABLE 8 Middle East and Africa(MEA) Nanosensors Market, 2014-2021: Revenue Forecast, By Application(USD Million)
TABLE 9 Middle East and Africa(MEA) Nanosensors Market, 2014-2021: Revenue Forecast, By Type(USD Million)
TABLE 10 Latin America Nanosensors Market, 2014-2021: Revenue Forecast, By Application(USD Million)
TABLE 11 Latin America Nanosensors Market, 2014-2021: Revenue Forecast, By Type(USD Million)
TABLE 12 Number of Patents, by Region, 2013–2014 

Nanosensors are extremely small devices that help to detect and respond to physical stimuli such as acoustics, chemical or biological substances and electromagnetic or thermal signals. Factors such as growing demand of nanosensors in homeland security and military and cost effective manufacturing due to compactness of nanosensors are the key drivers of the global nanosensors market. However, factors such as difficulty in mass production of nanosensors are restraining the growth of this market.

In 2014, North America held the largest market share of 39% in terms of revenue followed by Europe and Asia Pacific. In 2014 Europe held a market share of 26%. This trend is expected to be the same during the forecast period from 2015 to 2021. It is estimated that North America would be the largest market for nanosensors by 2021, followed by Europe. 

The global nanosensors market was valued at USD 26.9 million in 2014 and is estimated to reach USD 1,500.9 million by 2021 in terms of revenue. The market in terms of revenue is projected to grow at a CAGR of 80.7 % from 2015 to 2021.

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By product type, the global nanosensors market has been segmented into optical, electrochemical and electromagnetic nanosensors. Electrochemical nanosensors held the largest revenue market share in 2014. Technological innovation followed by increase in investments in research and development is acting as a driving factor in the growth of the electrochemical nanosensors market. The application of nanosensors in biomedical and healthcare sector held the largest market share in 2014. Growing demand for smaller and faster portable diagnostic sensing systems are the main drivers responsible for the growth of biomedical and healthcare segment.


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