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Infrared Detector Market by Type (MCT, INGAAS, Pyroelectric, Thermopile Microbolometer and Others), Technology (Cooled Infrared, and Uncooled Infrared), Wavelength (Short, Medium, and Long Infrared), Application, and Geography - Global Forecast to 20

  • ID: 2775719
  • March 2014
  • Region: Global
  • 234 Pages
  • Markets and Markets
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Flir Systems Inc.
  • Hamamatsu Photonics KK
  • Heimann Sensor GMBH
  • Melexis NV
  • Omron Corporation
  • Raytheon Co.
  • MORE

“Infrared detector market expected to be driven by people and motion sensing application”
The infrared detector market is expected to reach USD 405.2 million by 2020, growing at a CAGR of 9.83% between 2015 and 2020. The increasing use of IR detectors in places such as airports, museums, retail shops, and libraries for counting people and for motion detection would drive the infrared detector market. Similarly, the growing awareness of IR detectors in the manufacturing and industrial application, increasing demand for uncooled infrared technology, and wide acceptance of IR detectors in different applications would drive the market.

“Thermophile infrared detectors expected to grow at the highest CAGR between 2015 and 2020”
The market for thermophile infrared detectors is expected to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecast period. Thermophile detectors are widely used for the people and motion sensing application which would drive the market.

“Long-wave infrared radar expected to hold the largest market share and witness rapid growth during the forecast period”

Long-wave infrared radar accounted for the largest share READ MORE >

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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Flir Systems Inc.
  • Hamamatsu Photonics KK
  • Heimann Sensor GMBH
  • Melexis NV
  • Omron Corporation
  • Raytheon Co.
  • MORE

1 Introduction
1.1 Key Take-Aways
1.2 Report Description
1.3 Markets Covered
1.4 Stakeholders
1.5 Research Methodology
1.5.1 Forecasting Approach For IR Detector Market
1.5.2 Key Data Points Taken from Secondary Sources
1.5.3 Key Data Points Taken from Primary Sources
1.5.4 Report Assumptions Notes
1.6 List of Companies Covered Under the Study

2 Executive Summary

3 Market Overview
3.1 Introduction
3.2 Evolution
3.3 Life Cycle of IR Detector ,2013
3.4 Market Definition
3.5 Market Dynamics
3.5.1 Drivers
3.5.1.1 Lower Price of IR Detectors in the Coming Years
3.5.1.2 Development of IR Detectors in Terms of Size, Weight, and Power(SWAP)
3.5.1.3 Night Sighting Capability in Military Applications
3.5.1.4 Opening of Large Consumer Electronics Applications
3.5.2 Restraints
3.5.2.1 Legislative Barriers in Military Applications
3.5.2.2 Accessibility of Competing Technology
3.5.3 Opportunities
3.5.3.1 Application of Uncooled IR Camera For Remote Sensing and Hyperspectral Imaging
3.5.4 Winning Imperative
3.5.4.1 Focus on Automotive and Security Application
3.5.5 Burning Issues
3.5.5.1 Unaffordable Price of Multiple Wavelength IR Detectors
3.6 Porter’s Five Force Model
3.6.1 Threat from New Entrants
3.6.2 Threat from Substitutes
3.6.3 Buyer’s Bargaining Power
3.6.4 Supplier’s Bargaining Power
3.6.5 Competitive Rivalry

4 IR Detector Market, By Technology
4.1 Introduction
4.2 Mercury Cadmium Telluride (MCT)
4.2.1 Market from MCT Technology
4.3 Ingaas
4.3.1 Market from Ingaas Technology
4.4 Pyroelectric
4.4.1 Market from Pyroelectric Technology
4.5 Thermopyle
4.5.1 Market from Thermopyle Technology
4.6 Microbolometers
4.6.1 Market from Microbolometer Technology

5 IR Detector Market, By Spectral Range
5.1 Introduction
5.2 SWIR (Short Wave Infrared)
5.2.1 Market from SWIR
5.3 MWIR(Mid Wave Infrared)
5.3.1 Market from MWIR
5.4 LWIR(Long Wave Infrared)
5.4.1 Market from LWIR

6 IR Detector Market, By Applications
6.1 Introduction
6.1.1 People and Motion Sensing
6.1.2 Temperature Measurement
6.1.2.1 Non Contact Temperature Measurement
6.1.2.2 Contact Temperature Measurement
6.1.3 Fire and Gas Detection
6.1.3.1 Non Dispersive Infrared (NDIR) Gas Detection
6.1.3.2 Key Applications of Co2 Sensors
6.1.3.3 Key Concerns on NDIR Gas Detection
6.1.3.4 Key Developments on NDIR Gas Detection
6.1.4 Spectroscopy
6.1.5 Biomedical Imaging
6.1.6 Smart Homes
6.1.7 Others

7 IR Detector Market, By Geography
7.1 Introduction
7.2 The Americas
7.2.1 Market Forecast from the Americas
7.2.1.1 Market Forecast from North America
7.2.1.2 Market Forecast from South America
7.3 Europe
7.3.1 Market Forecast from Europe
7.4 APAC
7.4.1 Market Forecast from APAC
7.5 ROW (Rest of the World)
7.5.1Market Forecast from ROW

8 Competitive Landscaping
8.1 Key Growth Strategies
8.2 Market Share Analysis For IR Detectors
8.3 New Product Development and Announcements
8.4 Acquisitions, Mergers, and Contracts

9 Company Profile (Overview, Products and Services, Financials, Strategy & Development)*
9.1 Dexter Research Center, Inc.
9.2 Excelitas Technologies Corp.
9.3 Flir Systems Inc.
9.4 Hamamatsu Photonics KK
9.5 Heimann Sensor GMBH
9.6 Melexis NV
9.7 Murata Manufacturing Co. Ltd.
9.8 Omron Corporation
9.9 Raytheon Co.
9.10 Texas Instruments Inc.
9.11 Ulis
9.12 Vigo System S.A.

*Details on Overview, Products and Services, Financials, Strategy & Development Might Not Be Captured in Case of Unlisted Companies.

List of Tables (103 Tables)

Table 1 Spectral Range Considered
Table 2 Geography Wise Countries Covered
Table 3 General Assumptions, Terminology and Application Key Notes
Table 4 List of Companies Covered During Study
Table 5 IR Detector Market Value, By Application, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 6 Market Value, By Technology, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 7 Global IR Detector Shipment, By Technology, 2013-2020 (Million Numbers)
Table 8 Market Value from MCT, By Applications, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 9 Market Value from MCT, By Spectral Range, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 10 Market Value from MCT, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 11 Market Value from Ingaas, By Applications, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 12 Market Value from Ingaas, By Spectral Range, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 13 Market Value from Ingaas, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 14 Market Value from Pyroelectric, By Applications, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 15 Market Value from Pyroelectric, By Spectral Range, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 16 Market Value from Pyroelectric, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 17 Market Value from Thermopyles, By Applications, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 18 Market Value from Thermopyles, By Spectral Range, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 19 Market Value from Thermopyles, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 20 Market Value from Microbolometers, By Applications, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 21 Market Value from Microbolometers, By Spectral Range, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 22 Market Value from Microbolometers, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 23 Spectral Range Considered
Table 24 Market Value, By Spectral Range, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 25 Global IR Detector Shipment, By Spectral Range, 2013-2020 (Million Numbers)
Table 26 Market Value from SWIR, By Technology, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 27 Market Value from SWIR, By Application, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 28 Market Value from SWIR, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 29 Market Value from MWIR, By Technology, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 30 Global IR Detector Market Value from MWIR, By Application, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 31 Market Value from MWIR, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 32 Market Value from LWIR, By Technology, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 33 Market Value from LWIR, By Application, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 34 Market Value from LWIR, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 35 Global IR Detector Shipment, By Applications, 2013-2020 (Million Numbers)
Table 36 Global IR Detector Market Value from People and Motion Sensing Application, By Technology, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 37 Global IR Detector Market Value from People and Motion Sensing Application, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 38 Global IR Detector Market Value from Temperature Measurement Application, By Technology, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 39 Global IR Detector Market Value from Temperature Measurement Application, By Spectral Range, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 40 Global IR Detector Market Value from Temperature Measurement Application, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 41 Global IR Detector Market Value from Temperature Measurement Application, By Contact Type, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 42 Global IR Detector Market Value from Fire and Gas Detection Application, By Technology, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 43 Global IR Detector Market Value from Fire & Gas Detection Application, By Spectral Range, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 44 Global IR Detector Market Value from Fire & Gas Detection Application, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 45 Global IR Detector Market Revenue from Fire & Gas Detection Application, By NDIR Sensing Gases ($Million)
Table 46 Global IR Detector Market Value from Spectroscopy Application, By Technology, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 47 Global Market Value from Spectroscopy Application, By Spectral Range, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 48 Global Market Value from Spectroscopy Application, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 49 Global Market Value from Bio Medical Imaging Application, By Technology, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 50 Global Market Value from Bio Medical Imaging Application, By Spectral Range, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 51 Global Market Value from Bio Medical Imaging Application, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 52 Global IR Detector Market Value from Smart Homes Application, By Technology, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 53 Global Market Value from Smart Homes Application, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 54 Global Market Value from Others Application, By Technology, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 55 Global Market Value from Others Application, By Spectral Range, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 56 Global Market Value from Others Application, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 57 IR Detector Market Value, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 58 Global IR Detector Shipment, By Geography, 2013-2020 (Million Numbers)
Table 59 Market Value from the Americas, By Technology, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 60 Market Value from the Americas, By Application, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 61 Market Value from the Americas, By Spectral Range, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 62 Market Value from the Americas, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 63 Market Value from North America, By Technology, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 64 Market Value from North America, By Applications, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 65 Market Value from North America, By Spectral Range, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 66 Market Value from South America, By Technology, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 67 Market Value from South America, By Application, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 68 Market Value from South America, By Spectral Range, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 69 Market Value from Europe, By Technology, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 70 Market Value from Europe, By Applications, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 71 Market Value from Europe, By Spectral Range, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 72 Market Value from Europe, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million) 136
Table 73 Europe: IR Detector Market Value from SWIR, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 74 Europe: Market Value from MWIR, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 75 Europe: Market Value from LWIR, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 76 Europe: Market Value from MCT, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 77 Europe: Market Value from Ingaas, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 78 Europe: Market Value from Pyroelectric, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 79 Europe: Market Value from Thermopyles, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 80 Europe: Market Value from Microbolometers, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 81 IR Detector Market Value from APAC, By Technology, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 82 Market Value from APAC, By Applications, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 83 Market Value from APAC, By Spectral Range, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 84 Market Value from APAC, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 85 APAC: IR Detector Market Value from SWIR, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 86 APAC: Market Value from MWIR, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 87 APAC: Market Value from LWIR, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 88 APAC: Market Value from MCT, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 89 APAC: Market Value from Ingaas, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 90 APAC: Market Value from Pyroelectric, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 91 APAC: Market Value from Thermopyles, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 92 APAC: Market Value from Microbolometers, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 93 IR Detector Market Value from ROW, By Technology, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 94 Market Value from ROW, By Applications, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 95 Market Value from ROW, By Spectral Range, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 96 Market Value from ROW, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 97 New Product Launch/Development 2011-2014
Table 98 Acquisitions, Mergers, and Contracts 2011-2014
Table 99 Dexter Research Center, Inc.: Company Snapshot
Table 100 Excelitas Technologies Corp: Company Snap Shot
Table 101 Heimann Sensor GMBH: Company Snapshot
Table 102 Ulis Technology: Company Snapshot
Table 103 Vigo System S.A.: Company Snapshot

List of Figures (49 Figures)

Figure 1 Overview of IR Detector Market
Figure 2 Global IR Detector Market- Research Methodology
Figure 3 Market Size Estimation
Figure 4 Data Triangulation
Figure 5 IR Detector Market Value ($Million) and Y-O-Y Growth (%), 2013-2020
Figure 6 Technology Life Cycle of IR Detector,2013
Figure 7 Application Life Cycle of IR Detectors,2013
Figure 8 Market Segmentation of IR Detectors
Figure 9 Impact Analysis of Drivers and Restraints, 2013-2020
Figure 10 Projected ASP, By Technology, 2013-2020 ($)
Figure 11 Porter Five Force Analysis, 2013
Figure 12 Threat from New Entrants
Figure 13 Threat from Substitutes
Figure 14 Buyer’s Bargaining Power
Figure 15 Supplier’s Bargaining Power
Figure 16 Competitive Rivalry
Figure 17 IR Detector Market Share, By Technology 2013-2020 (%)
Figure 18 Market Share By Spectral Range, 2013-2020 (%)
Figure 19 Global IR Detector Market Value from People and Motion Sensing Application, By LWIR Spectral Range, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Figure 20 Global IR Detector Market Value from Smart Homes Application, from LWIR Spectral Range, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Figure 21 IR Detector Market Share By Geography, 2013-2020 (%)
Figure 22 Key Growth Strategies, 2011-2014
Figure 23 Market Share Analysis For IR Detectors, 2013 (%)
Figure 24 Dexter Research Center, Inc.: Products and Services
Figure 25 Excelitas Technologies Corp: Product Portfolio
Figure 26 Excelitas Technologies Corp: SWOT Analysis
Figure 27 Flir Systems: Company Snapshot
Figure 28 Flir Systems Inc.: Product Portfolio
Figure 29 Flir Systems Inc.: SWOT Analysis
Figure 30 Hamamatsu Photonics KK: Company Snapshot
Figure 31 Hamamatsu Photonics KK: Product Portfolio
Figure 32 Hamamatsu Photonics KK: SWOT Analysis
Figure 33 Heimann Sensor GMBH: Products & Services
Figure 34 Melexis NV: Company Snapshot
Figure 35 Melexis NV: Product Portfolio
Figure 36 Melexis NV: SWOT Analysis
Figure 37 Murata Manufacturing Co. Ltd.: Company Snapshot
Figure 38 Murata Manufacturing Co. Ltd.: Product Portfolio
Figure 39 Murata Manufacturing Co. Ltd.: SWOT Analysis
Figure 40 Omron Corporation: Company Snapshot
Figure 41 Omron Corporation: SWOT Analysis
Figure 42 Raytheon Co.: Company Snapshot
Figure 43 Raytheon Co.: SWOT Analysis
Figure 44 Texas Instruments Inc.: Company Snapshot
Figure 45 Texas Instruments Inc.: Product Portfolio
Figure 46 Texas Instrument: SWOT Analysis
Figure 47 Ulis Technology: SWOT Analysis
Figure 48 Vigo System S.A.: Product Portfolio
Figure 49 Vigo System S.A.: SWOT Analysis

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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Flir Systems Inc.
  • Hamamatsu Photonics KK
  • Heimann Sensor GMBH
  • Melexis NV
  • Omron Corporation
  • Raytheon Co.
  • MORE

IR detector market application is gaining market penetration by leaps and bounds; and new technologies with respect to this market are evolving daily. These detectors are becoming the core of consumer electronics devices like smart phones, smart TVs, and tablets; which are making our daily life easier and productive. Thanks to the advancement in the technologies, it is now possible to leverage higher technologies for processing a heap of data, and making systems around us smarter and responsive for our daily needs.

The single largest driver for the market is the lowering of the price in the coming years. Development of IR detectors in terms of size, weight, and power is also expected to drive the market. This report focuses on giving a bird’s eye-view on the complete market; from the short wave infrared to long wave infrared, with regards to the products market, with detailed market segmentations; combined with the qualitative analysis of each and every aspect of the market on the basis of application and geography. All the numbers, in terms of the revenue, at every level of detail, are forecasted till 2020, to give a glimpse of the potential revenue in this market.

The key players in the IR detector market are Excelitas (U.S.), Nicera (Japan),Murata Manufacturing (Japan), Hamamatsu (Japan), Flir (U.S.), Ulis (France), Raython (U.S.), Melexis (Belgium), Texas Instruments (U.S.), and Omron (Japan).

Thermopyle technology market is estimated to have the largest market share and will be mainly driven by the people and motion detection, and temperature measurement applications in the coming years.

Exteneded Description

'IR Detector Market by Technology (MCT, InGaAs, Pyroelectric, Thermopyle, Microbolometer), Application (People & Motion Sensing, Temperature Measurement, Fire & Gas Detection, Spectroscopy), Spectral Range (S/M/LWIR) & by Geography - Global Forecast to 2013 – 2020'

IR detector technologies enable the systems that help to interact with the outer world without touching it. It mainly detects radiations from the objects around it. This report gives a detailed analysis of these detection technologies, and their broad existing and emerging markets.

The overall market for the IR detectors has been broadly classified into four major segments; namely by technology, by applications, by spectral range, and by geography. The technologies covered include MCT, InGaAs, Thermopyle, Pyroelectric, and Microbolometers. The spectral ranges covered are ShortWave Infrared (SWIR), Mid Wave Infrared (MWIR), and Long Wave Infrared (LWIR).

LWIR detector market is the largest and the fastest growing market for IR detectors, mainly, due to its low price and wide application range. Thermopyle, Pyroelectric, and Microbolometers technologies are the most popular for this spectral range. MCT and InGaAs are expensive technologies, which are more popular in military applications. With the new product developments and advancement of these technologies, they are finding applications in a wider range of products such as bio medical imaging and spectroscopy.

The IR detectors have key applications in people and motion sensing, temperature measurement, fire and gas detection, spectroscopy, bio medical imaging, smart homes. Out of these, the people and motion sensing is the most popular application. Higher demand for security at commercial places like airports, hotels, hospitals, and offices is expected to drive this application market. The demand from consumer electronics applications like smart TVs, smartphones, and tablets is also expected to push the sales of IR detectors in the coming years.

The major challenges faced by the IR detector market are government regulations and the high cost of technologies like MCT and InGaAs. The geographical areas covered in the report on the IR detector market are the Americas, Europe, APAC, and ROW. APAC region has the largest market share in the overall IR detector market, followed by the Americas. Japan and the U.S. are the leading countries in this market as some of the largest manufacturers of IR detectors are located there.

Major players in the IR detector market are Excelitas (U.S), Nicera (Japan), Murata Manufacturing (Japan), Hamamatsu (Japan), Flir (U.S.), Ulis (France), Raython (U.S.), Melexis (Belgium), Texas Instruments (U.S.), and Omron (Japan).

The report also identifies the drivers, restraints, opportunities, current market trends, winning imperatives, and burning issues across the IR detector market. Apart from the market segmentation, the report also includes the critical market data and qualitative information; along with the qualitative analysis such as Porter's five force analysis, market time-line analysis, industry breakdown analysis, and value chain analysis.

Key Take-Aways

- Analysis of the global market by technology, spectral range, application, and geography; with overall market statistics as well as detailed classification and splits by market revenue.

- Impact analysis of the market dynamics with factors, currently, driving and restraining the growth of the market, along with their impact in the short, medium, and long-term landscapes.

- Strategic analysis of each sub-segmented market with respect to the individual growth trends and their contribution to the overall market.

- Defining the opportunities present in the market, for stakeholders, by identifying the high-growth segments of the market.

- Detailed competitive landscape, along with the identification of the key players in each type of product market, with the help of their company profiles, key strategies, and latest developments - in order to analyze their respective market shares and core competencies.

- Eight year revenue forecast (2013-2020) of the global market and its various sub markets with respect to the four main geographies, namely Americas, Europe, APAC, and Rest of the World (ROW).

- Porter's five force analysis in detail; along with technology & market road maps, evolution & history of IR detector market, and its respective markets.

- Company profiles of the key industry players active in the global IR detector market; and analysis of their market shares, core competencies, and key strategies across different segments.

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- Dexter Research Center, Inc.
- Excelitas Technologies Corp.
- Flir Systems Inc.
- Hamamatsu Photonics KK
- Heimann Sensor GMBH
- Melexis NV
- Murata Manufacturing Co. Ltd.
- Omron Corporation
- Raytheon Co.
- Texas Instruments Inc.
- Ulis
- Vigo System S.A.

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