What is Cooled IR Imaging?
An Infrared imager is a device which captures images using infrared light rather than visible light. Cooled IR imaging devices uses a vacuum sealed case to endure proper operation of the semiconductor materials used in the product. Compared to normal IR devices, these cooled IR devices are bulky and expensive. Cooled IR systems are more effective both in functionality and cost for long distance detection and tracking.
What are the major applications for Cooled IR Imaging?
Cooled IR Imaging give most of the information when there are significant temperature differences in a scene. Images are generally produced in grayscale where dark areas indicate colder temperatures and light areas warmer ones. Color palettes can be added to enhance different shades in the image. These can detect objects, people, and incidents in low-light environments, complete darkness, or other challenging conditions such as dusty and smoke-filled environments. IR imaging has proved to be a lifesaver in emergency situations.
Indoor uses include building security and emergency management. IR imaging cameras can detect humans inside a building after business hours or in emergency situations, for example, when rooms fill up with smoke. High-security buildings, nuclear power plants, correctional facilities, airports, pipelines, and sensitive sections of railways also benefit from thermal camera surveillance.
Market Research and Market Trends of Cooled IR imaging
Opgal’s new innovative high-resolution technology provides Thermal Vision System with fused multi-spectral capabilities that provides clear images in situations with severely reduced visibility. Its advanced technology allow three times finer visibility than the naked eye. It also have the unique design that combines thermal and short wave images which offers good image quality, facial recognition and target detection.
Thermal imagers are now used in early cancer detection especially in breast cancer where millions of people are getting affected yearly. Thermal imagers help in early detection, risk assessment, prevention using digital infrared imaging.
Handheld thermal cameras are one of the most popular consumer gadgets of the year which is useful for everything from taking gorgeous pictures, to majorly reducing your energy bills, and also in scanning dark parking lots before you walk to your vehicle. The personal thermal camera is one product which is improving lives everywhere.
New vehicle models are being developed with integrated thermal night driving systems. Thermal night driving assistance cameras can see in the, fog, dark, snow, and rain. The new vehicles also have a screen that shows you a clear thermal video feed of the road conditions around you, making night driving safer and easier.
Modern thermal binoculars are used at sea to detect a human target as far away as 2000 meters, with this technology we have access to clear and sharp pictures regardless of time of day or weather conditions.
Who are the Major Players in Cooled IR imaging market?
The companies referred in the market research report includes FLIR systems, Testo AG, fluke, NEC avio, Wuhan guide infrared, Axis communication, Bullard, Bosch security.
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2.2. Key Trends by type of Application
2.3. Key Trends segmented by Geography
3.1.1. Product Benchmarking - Top 10 companies
3.1.2. Top 5 Financials Analysis
3.1.3. Market Value split by Top 10 companies
3.1.4. Patent Analysis - Top 10 companies
3.1.5. Pricing Analysis
4.4. Porters five force model
4.4.1. Bargaining power of suppliers
4.4.2. Bargaining powers of customers
4.4.3. Threat of new entrants
4.4.4. Rivalry among existing players
4.4.5. Threat of substitutes
5.2. Opportunities analysis
5.3. Product life cycle
5.4. Suppliers and distributors Market Share
6.2. Application Revenue and Trend Research
6.3. Product Segment Analysis
6.3.2. Short wave IR, 1.4–3 µm
6.3.3. Medium wave IR , 3–6 µm
6.3.4. Long wave, IR 6–15 µm
6.3.5. FAR IR, 15–1000 µm
7.2. Indium Antimonide (InSb) FPAs
7.3. Lead Sulfide and Lead Selenide (PbS and PbSe) FPAs
7.4. QWIPs (Quantum Well Infrared Photodetectors) FPAs
7.5. nBn Detectors FPAs
7.6. Extrinsic Silicon (Si:X) FPAs
7.7. T2SL (Type II Superlattice) FPAs
9.2. Application Revenue and Trends by type of Application
9.3. Application Segment Analysis by Type
126.96.36.199. On ground
188.8.131.52. In Air
184.108.40.206. Under Water
220.127.116.11. On Water
9.3.8. Shipping industry
9.3.10. ITS & traffic
9.3.11. Security & surveillance
9.3.12. Building security
9.3.13. Emergency management
9.3.14. Nuclear power plants
9.3.18. Threat detection
9.3.19. Personal vision systems
10.2. North America Market Research (Million / $Billion)
10.2.1. Segment type Size and Market Size Analysis
10.2.2. Revenue and Trends
10.2.3. Application Revenue and Trends by type of Application
10.2.4. Company Revenue and Product Analysis
10.2.5. North America Product type and Application Market Size
10.2.5.4. Rest of North America
10.3. Cooled Infrared Imaging - South America Segment Research
10.4. South America Market Research (Market Size -$Million / $Billion)
10.4.1. Segment type Size and Market Size Analysis
10.4.2. Revenue and Trends
10.4.3. Application Revenue and Trends by type of Application
10.4.4. Company Revenue and Product Analysis
10.4.5. South America Product type and Application Market Size
10.4.5.7. Costa Rica
10.4.5.8. Rest of South America
10.5. Cooled Infrared Imaging - Europe Segment Research
10.6. Europe Market Research (Market Size -$Million / $Billion)
10.6.1. Segment type Size and Market Size Analysis
10.6.2. Revenue and Trends
10.6.3. Application Revenue and Trends by type of Application
10.6.4. Company Revenue and Product Analysis
10.6.5. Europe Segment Product type and Application Market Size
10.6.5.9. Rest of Europe
10.7. Cooled Infrared Imaging – APAC Segment Research
10.8. APAC Market Research (Market Size -$Million / $Billion)
10.8.1. Segment type Size and Market Size Analysis
10.8.2. Revenue and Trends
10.8.3. Application Revenue and Trends by type of Application
10.8.4. Company Revenue and Product Analysis
10.8.5. APAC Segment – Product type and Application Market Size
10.8.5.4. South Korea
11.2. M&A's, collaborations, JVs and partnerships
12.2. FLIR systems
12.3. Testo AG
12.5. NEC avio
12.6. Wuhan guide infrared
12.7. Axis communication
12.9. Bosch security