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Biosensors Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Over the past few years, there has been increase in the usage of biosensors in various sectors such as hospitals and clinics, defense and space research, environmental monitoring, chemicals and pharmaceutical industries. These products can also be used in identifying pathogens, monitoring and controlling glucose in various diseases and diabetes as well also in detecting pesticides and other contamination in the environment. Increase in usage of biosensors has led to regulating of device in test processes, narcotics detection, bio defense, etc. The key factors driving the market are growing biosensor demand in medical usage in hospitals and clinics. Biosensors adoption has been increasing in hospitals and clinics, which is fueled by increasing awareness...

Temperature Sensors Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Temperature sensors measure temperature by some change in physical characteristics; they are available in a wide range of product types. Recent development in temperature sensor technology has resulted in tremendous growth in the field. Temperature sensors mainly utilize digital technology, which results in enhanced sensing performance and efficiency. Basic types of temperature sensors include resistive temperature devices, thermocouples, liquid expansion devices, infrared sensors, silicon diodes, change of state sensors and bimetallic devices. The temperature sensors market is dominated by contact type sensors such as RTDs (resistive temperature detectors) and thermocouples. Thermocouples indicate temperature by measuring the change in voltage. They are...

Level Sensors Market Analysis By Technology (Contact, Non-Contact), By Application (ICT & Computing, Consumer, Automotive, Industrial, Healthcare) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

July 2014

Wide spectrum of sensors is available in the market that is classified based on specific applications. Sensors used for measurement of pressure are called pressure sensors; those used for measuring humidity are termed as humidity sensors. Likewise, sensors used for measurement of fluid level are called level sensors. They are capable of measuring the levels of various substances, which include liquids such as oil, water, slurries, and solids in powder form etc. Level sensors measure the level against a preset value. Similar to other electronic devices, level sensors are increasingly becoming micro-sized and compact. Key market drivers...

Industrial Valves and Actuators Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Industrial valves are devices that regulate, control or direct the flow of any medium passing through it. Actuators are used for the automation of valves to ensure that the pressure and flow control are in line with the set parameters. Their functions include automatic control of valve position, safety, diagnosis and process control. The industrial valves and actuators market is set to grow in the ensuing years with increase in industrialization activity across the globe. Key drivers for the market’s growth are automation in the modernization and expansion of existing facilities, increasing demand for flow control equipment and surging requirement for resources such as water and energy. However, the increasing competition among vendors could impose a...

Crystal Oscillator Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Crystal Oscillator is the main component of modern electronic devices. Basically they are electrical oscillator circuits that make use of vibrating crystal’s mechanical resonance to create an electrical signal. Its basic application is to provide a stable clock signal for digital integrated circuits. With the help of property known as piezoelectricity and exhibition of its certain crystals, accurate frequency and waveform is created, which further create mechanical waveform and is finally used by crystal oscillator. The growth of tablets and smartphone market, increase in demand for automotive, deployment of 3G and 4G networks and upcoming continuous advancement in equipment industry of health care are some of the...

Semiconductor Wireless Sensor Internet of Things (IoT) Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Internet of Things (IoT) refers to the virtual representation of uniquely identifiable objects on a network. Objects, animals or people are provided or embedded with unique identifiers or sensors, helping them to gain the ability of communication and automatically transferring data over a network without requiring human interaction. These things or objects have the ability to harness each other’s data by sharing resources and enhancing dependability and scope of the resulting services. The Internet is expected to get bigger due to the incorporation of sensors and intelligence into consumer devices and physical assets and the connection of these to the Internet. A dynamic heterogeneous network can be deployed in remote and unreachable places such as...

CMOS Image Sensors Market Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020

April 2014

Image sensors consist of picture elements or pixels; they register the amount of light falling on them and convert it into a corresponding number of electrons. These are then converted into voltage and transformed using an analog to digital (A/D) converter. The global market was valued at USD 6,854 million in 2012, with estimated shipments of 1,469.5 million units in the same year. Since image sensors find application in digital cameras, they are expected to witness high demand over the next few years. Growing demand for personal electronics such as smartphones which are equipped with image sensors is expected to fuel market growth on a...

Magnetic Sensors Market Analysis By Application (Automotive, Consumer Electronics, Industrial, Medical) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

April 2014

Magnetic sensors, electronic non-contact sensors, detect magnetic fields and their alterations by ferromagnetic objects. It identifies the position of an object on the basis of magnetic field. The magnetic field is built up either by the magnet integrated in the sensors or by a permanent magnet. Movements or approximation of objects alter the magnetic field. Sensor detects these changes and integrated electronics evaluate these changes. Magnetic sensors are made up of two pieces which form a circuit; when these pieces are separated, they signal the control panel that alarm event has occurred. The output of magnetic sensor can be either...

Sensor Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Sensor systems and electronic instrumentations are highest growing and upcoming segments in the semiconductor market. Sensors have a vast array of applications in electronics, industrial automation, avionics and military, mobile devices, consumer electronics, building and infrastructure, medical equipments, security, transportation, IT infrastructure and communication among others. Sensor technology is evolving consistently and is highly pervasive and complex in nature. Sensor technology relies on numerous leading edge technologies to deliver improved functionality required by industries worldwide. Intelligent sensor system, sense and diagnose situations, make decisions and interact with the environment. Sensors are used in standalone configurations as well...

Gas Sensors Market Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020

March 2014

Gas sensors measure the concentration of gas in their vicinity, and are used across various end-use industries. There have been numerous developments in gas sensing technology, primarily on account of the advent of embedded electronics, and enhanced manufacturing techniques. Gas sensors prove to be highly effective in measuring gas concentrations in the event of a leak. The global gas sensors market was estimated at USD 1,700.5 million in 2012, and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.1% from 2014 to 2020. Notable industry trends include the use of wireless gas sensors, which help in detecting toxic or flammable gases at safe distances. In...

Consumer Electronic Sensors Market Analysis By Product (Touch, Image, Motion, Temperature, Position, Pressure), By Application (Communication, Entertainment, Home Appliances, IT) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

February 2014

Technological advancements in consumer electronics as well as sensor systems industry coupled with innovations are expected to be a key market driver to the sensor market in consumer electronics. Further, increased growth opportunities in consumer electronics are expected to spur market demand. Increased investment in research and development so as to withstand competition is also expected to drive market growth. Sensor systems and electronic instrumentations are expected to be the fastest growing and upcoming segments in the semiconductor market. Sensor technology is evolving consistently and is highly pervasive and complex in nature....

Parking Sensors Market Analysis By Technology (Ultrasonic, Electromagnetic) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

February 2014

This report analyzes the global parking sensors industry. Parking sensors can be defined as proximity sensors which are used in automotives in order to enable the driver of the vehicle to park safely. They are Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) that alert the driver to any obstacles, and are proving to be particularly useful on account of reducing parking spaces and growing number of vehicles. The average car has been witnessing changing dimensions, making it increasingly difficult to park without causing physical damage to the vehicle. Additionally, parking sensors boost safety, and can prevent potential injury to pedestrians....

Pressure Sensors Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Pressure sensors are used in many industries, and the use of microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) technology in pressure sensors is expected to further widen the application scope. This can be attributed to the benefits offered by MEMS, including reduced cost and power consumption, as well as high performance and miniaturization. Pressure sensors have to be used in Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems (TPMS) which was made mandatory by the U.S. government, which has contributed significantly to product demand. Additionally, growing number of vehicles on a global level is also expected to be a key driving force for the market.  Automotive was the largest market segment in 2012, wherein applications include brake sensors...