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Optical Position Sensors (One-dimensional, Two-dimensional, and Multi-axial) in Semiconductor Modules and Chips Market for Aerospace & Defense, Automotive, Consumer Electronics, Healthcare - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2012 - 2023

Optical position sensors are used to detect the position of a light or an object as per the requirement of the users. These sensors are highly efficient as they do not involve any physical contact. The market is expected to grow due to the ongoing demand for smarter gadgets in consumer electronics segment. The market is expected to reach USD 2254.1 million growing at a CAGR of 6.6%.

The optical position sensors in semiconductor modules and chips market has been segmented by types into one dimensional, two dimensional and multi-axial optical position sensors. The multi axial optical position holds the largest market share during the forecast period. The rising demand for safety in automobiles and the increasing need for smart homes with smart electronics are the major factors driving the demand for multi axial optical position sensors. In addition, there is a shift towards the need for three dimensional sensing from two-dimensional concepts. The one dimensional optical position sensors have been analyzed to be the fastest growing segment.

By geography, Asia Pacific was analyzed to be the fastest growing region during the forecast period. The growth of this region is attributed to the presence of the major players in optical position sensors market such as Panasonic Corporation, Hamamatsu Photonics K.K. and Sharp Corporation. In addition, the presence of emerging economies such as China and India is creating a demand for smart sensing devices. North America is second largest market after Asia Pacific, together both the region held more than 60% of the global market share in optical position sensors in semiconductor modules and chips market.

The major companies profiled in the optical position sensors in semiconductor modules and chips market include, Sharp Corporation (Japan), First Sensor AG. (Germany), Micro-Epsilon (Germany), Hamamatsu Photonics K.K. (Japan), Opto Diode Corporation (U.S.), Sensata Technologies (U.S.), Panasonic Corporation (Japan), Melexis N.V. (Belgium), Siemens AG (Germany), Balluff GmbH (Germany).

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Chapter 1 Preface
1.1 Research description
1.2 Research scope
1.3 Research methodology

Chapter 2 Executive Summary

Chapter 3 Market overview
3.1 Introduction
3.2 Key trend analysis
3.3 Market Dynamics : Market Drivers & Restraints
     3.3.1 Market Drivers
            3.3.1.1 Increasing application in automotive systems
            3.3.1.2 Increasing demand for smart devices globally
     3.3.2 Market Restraints
            3.3.2.1 Lack of international standards to determine the performance of sensors
     3.3.3 Market Opportunities
            3.3.3.1 Optical position sensors to be implemented in virtual reality tools
3.4 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
3.5 Market attractiveness, by application, 2015
3.6 Market share of key players
3.7 Shipment volume and revenue of key players

Chapter 4 Global Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips Market Analysis, by Technology 2012-2023 (USD Million and Thousand Units)
4.1 Overview
4.2 One Dimensional Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Module and Chips
     4.2.1 One Dimensional Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips  market size and forecast, 2012-2023 (USD Million and Thousand units)
4.3 Two Dimensional Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips
     4.3.1 Two Dimensional Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, 2012-2023 (USD Million and Thousand Units)
4.4 Multi-axial Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips
     4.4.1 Multi-axial Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, 2012 – 2023 (USD Million and Thousand units)

Chapter 5 Global Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips Market Analysis, by Applications 2012-2023 (USD Million)
5.1 Overview
5.2 Aerospace & Defense applications
     5.2.1 Aerospace & Defense applications market size and forecast, 2012 – 2023 (USD Million and Thousand units)
5.3 Automotive applications
     5.3.1 Automotive applications market size and forecast, 2012 – 2023 (USD Million)
5.4 Consumer electronics applications
     5.4.1 Consumer electronics applications  market size and forecast, 2012 – 2023 (USD Million and Thousand units)
5.5 Healthcare applications
     5.4.1 Healthcare applications  market size and forecast, 2012– 2023 (USD Million and Thousand units)
5.5 Other applications
     5.4.1 Electronic applications  market size and forecast, 2012 – 2023 (USD Million and Thousand units)

Chapter 6 Global Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips Market Analysis by Geography 2012-2023 (USD Million) Overview
7.2 North America Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips Market
     7.2.1 North America Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, by types 2012–2023 (USD million)
     7.2.2 North America Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, by types 2012-2023 (Thousand units)
     7.2.3 North America Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, by application 2012-2023 (USD million)
     7.2.4 North America Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, by application 2012-2023 (thousand units)
     7.2.5 North America Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, by country, 2012-2023 (USD million)
            7.2.5.1 U.S. Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand units)
            7.2.5.2 Canada Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand units)
            7.2.5.3 Mexico Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand units)
7.3 Europe Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips Market
     7.3.1 Europe Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, by types, 2012-2023 (USD million)
     7.3.2 Europe Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, by types, 2012-2023 (Thousand units)
     7.3.3 Europe Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, by application, 2012-2023 (USD million)
     7.3.4 Europe Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, by application, 2012-2023 (Thousand units)
     7.3.5 Europe Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, by country, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand units)
            7.3.5.1 U.K. Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand units)
            7.3.5.2 Germany Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand units)
            7.3.5.3 France Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand units)
            7.3.5.4 Italy Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand units)
            7.3.5.5 Rest of Europe Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand units)
7.4 Asia Pacific Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips Market
     7.4.1 Asia Pacific Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, by types, 2012-2023 (USD million)
     7.4.2 Asia Pacific Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast in Asia Pacific, by types, 2012-2023 (Thousand units)
     7.4.3 Asia Pacific Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, by application 2012-2023 (USD million)
     7.4.4 Asia Pacific Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, by application, 2012-2023 (Thousand units)
     7.4.5 Asia Pacific Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, by Countries 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand units)
            7.4.5.1 China Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand units)
            7.4.5.2 India Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand units)
            7.4.5.3 Japan Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand units)
            7.4.5.4 South Korea Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand units)
            7.4.5.5 Rest of Asia Pacific Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand units)
7.5 Rest of the World (RoW) Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips Market
     7.5.1 RoW Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips Market Size and Forecast, by types 2012-2023 (USD million)
     7.5.2 RoW Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, by types 2012-2023 (Thousand units)
     7.5.3 RoW Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips Market Size and Forecast, by application 2012-2023 (USD million)
     7.5.4 RoW Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips Market Size and Forecast, by application 2012-2023 (Thousand units)
     7.5.5 Rest of the world Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, by regions 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand units)
            7.5.5.1 South America Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, 2012-2023 (USD million)
            7.5.5.2 Africa Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, 2012-2023 (USD million)
            7.5.5.3 Middle East Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, 2012-2023 (USD million)

Chapter 8 Company Profiles
8.1 Sharp Corporation
8.2 First Sensors AG 
8.3 Micro-Epsilon
8.4 Hamamatsu Photonics K.K. 
8.5 Opto Diode Corporation 
8.6 Sensata Technologies 
8.7 Panasonic Corporation
8.8 Melexis N.V.
8.9 Siemens AG
8.10 Balluff GmbH

List of Figures 

FIG. 1 Market segmentation of Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips Market
FIG. 2 Market share of key players, 2014 (%)
FIG. 3 Market attractiveness analysis, by application, 2014
FIG. 4 Global Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market, by types, 2012 vs. 2023 (Value %)
FIG. 5 Global One Dimensional Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units)
FIG. 6 Global Two Dimensional Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units)
FIG. 7 Global Multi-axial Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units)
FIG. 8 Global Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market, by application, 2012 vs. 2023 (Value %)
FIG. 9 Global aerospace & defense applications market, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units)
FIG. 10 Global automotive applications market, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units)
FIG. 11 Global consumer electronics applications market size and forecast, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units)
FIG. 12 Global healthcare applications market size and forecast, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units)
FIG. 13 Global others applications market size and forecast, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units)
FIG. 14 Global Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips revenue share, by region, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units)
FIG. 15 North America Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units)
FIG. 16 U.S. Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units
FIG. 17 Canada Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units)
FIG. 18 Mexico Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units)
FIG. 19 Europe Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units)
FIG. 20 U.K. Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units)
FIG. 21 Germany Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units)
FIG. 22 France Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units)
FIG. 23 Italy Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units)
FIG. 24 Rest of Europe Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units)
FIG. 25 Asia Pacific Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units)
FIG. 26 China Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units)
FIG. 27 India Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units)
FIG. 28 Japan Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units)
FIG. 29 South Korea Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units)
FIG. 30 Rest of Asia Pacific Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units)
FIG. 31 RoW Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units)
FIG. 32 South America Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units)
FIG. 33 Africa Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units)
FIG. 34 Middle East Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market, 2012-2023 (USD million and Thousand Units)

List of Tables

TABLE 1 Global Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips Market Snapshot
TABLE 2 North America Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, by type, 2012-2023 (USD million)
TABLE 3 North America Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, by type, 2012-2023 (Thousand units)
TABLE 3 North America Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market and forecast, by application, 2012-2023 (USD million)
TABLE 4 North America Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market and forecast, by application, 2012-2023 (Thousand units)
TABLE 5 Europe Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, by type, 2012-2023 (USD million)
TABLE 6 Europe Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, by type, 2012-2023 (Thousand units)
TABLE 7 Europe Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market and forecast, by application, 2012-2023 (USD million)
TABLE 8 Europe Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market and forecast, by application, 2012-2023 (Thousand units)
TABLE 9 Asia Pacific Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, by types, 2012-2023 (USD million)
TABLE 10 Asia Pacific Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, by types, 2012-2023 (Thousand units)
TABLE 11 Asia PacificOptical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market and forecast, by application, 2012-2023 (USD million)
TABLE 12 Asia Pacific Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market and forecast, by application, 2012-2023 (Thousand units)
TABLE 13 Rest of the world Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, by types, 2012-2023 (USD million)
TABLE 14 Rest of the world Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market size and forecast, by types, 2012-2023 (Thousand units)
TABLE 15 Rest of the world Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market and forecast, by application, 2012-2023 (USD million)
TABLE 16 Rest of the world Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market and forecast, by application, 2012-2023 (Thousand units)

Optical position sensors are used to measure the position of a light or an object in one dimension, two dimensions or multiple axes as per the user’s requirement. Furthermore, the market is expected to grow due to ongoing technological innovation which is leading to the development of smaller and efficient chipsets and modules with added functions. 

The market for optical position sensors in semiconductor modules and chips is growing rapidly during the forecast period. The changing government laws in Europe and North America is ensuring the need for enhanced safety in automobiles. The optical position sensors are being actively used to detect the vehicle position and act as a parking assistance. In addition, these sensors are also being used to detect the position of the driver in case of an accident and release the air bags accordingly. Hence the rise in vehicle safety is driving the market for optical position sensors in semiconductor chips and modules market. Furthermore, the global demand for smart mobile devices such as smart phones and tablet is increasing rapidly. The highly competitive environment in the smart mobile devices market is ensuring the launch of technological advanced devices at affordable prices. The optical position sensors are being used to improve the power management of these devices by detecting the external brightness and adjusting the backlight of the devices accordingly. In addition, the optical position sensors are also used for gesture detection of the smart phone by integrating features such as pinch to zoom and also other features which enables the users to control the smart devices without touching the screen physically. 

However, there are no standard sets of rules to determine the performance of position sensors at present. The sensors need to be compact, high-speed and immune to environmental variation. In addition, the optical position sensors need to detect position down to atomic scales for its accuracy. Moreover, the optical position sensors are built to detect positions in a specific bandwidth. 

In future, the emerging concept of virtual reality is expected to be applied for training. Experiments are being conducted to for creating a virtual reality tool for training humans. In order to create the tool, optical position sensors will be used for sensing and actuating touch. Perception and manipulation of synthetic materials are important in order to be used for medical training and molecular modeling among others. 

The optical position sensors market in semiconductor modules and chips has been analyzed in terms of revenue in USD million and volume in thousand units. In addition, the drivers and the restraints have also been provided in order to understand the factors that are affecting the market over the forecast period. Moreover, the opportunities that will push the market in future have also been included in the report. Furthermore, the shipment volume and revenue of the optical position sensors in semiconductor modules and chips have been provided for the key players in the industry. 

The optical position sensors in semiconductor modules and chips industry has been divided into three categories: by types, by application and by geography. By types, the optical position sensors have been divided in to one dimensional, two dimensional and multi-axial optical position sensors. Furthermore, the application segment has been segregated in aerospace & defense, automotive, consumer electronic, healthcare and other application segments. Regionally, the market has been segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and rest of the world. All the segments have been analyzed in terms of revenue and volume. 

In order to get a better understanding of the Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips market, a key trends analysis has been included for all the segments. In addition, for a better understanding the market, the market attractiveness for the application segment has been provided. Furthermore, the market share of the major players in the optical position sensors in semiconductor modules and chips market has also been discussed in terms of market share revenue held globally. 

Towards the end of the company profiles of the key players have also been included. The company profiles cover, the overview, recent developments, financial overview and business strategy of the players focusing on the optical position sensors in semiconductor modules and chips market. In addition, the historical roadmap and the business segments have also been provided. The key players profiled in the optical position sensors in semiconductor modules and chips market include, Sharp Corporation (Japan), First Sensor AG. (Germany), Micro-Epsilon (Germany), Hamamatsu Photonics K.K. (Japan), Opto Diode Corporation (U.S.), Sensata Technologies (U.S.), Panasonic Corporation (Japan), Melexis N.V. (Belgium), Siemens AG (Germany), Balluff GmbH (Germany). 

Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips Market: By Types

  • One dimensional optical position sensors
  • Two dimensional optical position sensors
  • Multi-axial optical position sensors

Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips Market: By Application

  • Aerospace & Defense
  • Automotives
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Healthcare
  • Others

Optical Position Sensors in Semiconductor Modules and Chips Market: By geography

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
    • Mexico
  • Europe
    • U.K.
    • Germany
    • France
    • Italy
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • India
    • Japan
    • South Korea
    • Rest of Asia Pacific
  • Rest of the World
    • South America
    • Middle East
    • Africa

The report provides a cross-sectional analysis of all the above segments with respect to the following regions:

  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia Pacific (APAC)
  • Rest of the World (RoW)