Infrared Sensors Market: By Range; By Types; By Application; By Geography - Forecast 2017-2022

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Infrared sensors are an electronic component that emanates the radiation and detects light signals in the infrared range. These are classified into two categories namely infrared sensors and detectors. Infrared detectors are microchips used for infrared light detection. Infrared sensors offer fast obstacle non-contact detection. These consist of IR light source, medium, optical components such as built-in LED drivers to modulate the signals and match the detector.

The key drivers influencing the market growth include adoption of technologically advanced consumer electronic equipment such as such as smart televisions, Hi-Fi devices owing to rise in purchasing power parity amongst consumers and cost effectiveness; increase in wireless communication; Low power consumption due to advanced packaging technologies such as 3D circuits and Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS).

The global infrared sensors market report is segmented on the basis of various parameters. The global infrared sensors market is classified on the basis of spectrum ranges into Shortwave IR (SWIR), Mid Wave IR (MWIR), Long Wave (LWIR), and Far Wave (FWIR). On the basis of market types infrared sensors are classified into Passive IR Sensor, Thermopile IR Sensor, Photodiode, IR Emitters (LEDs), IR Receivers, Photointerruptor, Photo Reflector, Tilt Sensor, IR Linear Arrays and Communication Modules (IrDA). On the basis of automotive industry the market is segmented into night vision systems, climate control, pedestrian detection, assisted parking, distance measurement, vehicle to vehicle communication and collision avoidance systems. On the basis of market in healthcare industry the sensors are classified into temperature sensors, fall detection, heart rate monitor, pulse oximetry, blood glucose monitor, pressure monitor, imaging systems. In this report the infrared sensors market is further classified by applications in semiconductors industry, military and defense, commercial applications, manufacturing industry and telecommunications industry.

Global Infrared sensors in this report are analyzed into Americas, Europe, APAC and RoW. Americas is the leading infrared sensors market followed by Europe. The global infrared market is growing due to huge demand from consumers by end users. Home and automation industry and military applications are the key drivers for infrared market.

The key players in Infrared Sensors market include:
Fluke Corporation (the U.S)
FLIR Systems (the U.S)
DRS Technologies (the U.S)
Axis communications AB (Sweden)

The estimates and forecasts have been derived based on various inputs from primary and secondary sources. Secondary sources such as articles, whitepapers, journals and other has helped to deliver an extensive analysis in this report. Various qualitative and quantitative data is collected keeping note of the latest developments and trends in the global sensors market.
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1. Global Infrared Sensors Market Overview

2. Executive Summary

3. Global Infrared Sensors Market Landscape
3.1. Market Share Analysis
3.2. Comparative Analysis
3.2.1. Product Benchmarking
3.2.2. End user profiling
3.2.3. Patent Analysis
3.2.4. Top 5 Financials Analysis

4. Global Infrared Sensors Market Forces
4.1. Market Drivers
4.2. Market Constraints
4.3. Market Challenges
4.4. Attractiveness of the Infrared Sensors Industry
4.4.1. Power of Suppliers
4.4.2. Power of Customers
4.4.3. Threat of New entrants
4.4.4. Threat of Substitution
4.4.5. Degree of Competition

5. Global Infrared Sensors Market – Strategic Analysis
5.1. Value Chain Analysis
5.2. Pricing Analysis
5.3. Opportunities Analysis
5.4. Product/Market Life Cycle Analysis
5.5. Suppliers and Distributors

6. Global Infrared Sensors Market by Spectrum Ranges
6.1. Introduction
6.2. Short Wave IR (SWIR)
6.3. Mid Wave IR (MWIR)
6.4. Long Wave (LWIR)
6.5. Far Wave (FWIR)

7. Global Infrared Sensors Market by Types
7.1. Passive IR Sensor
7.2. Thermopile IR Sensor
7.3. Photodiode
7.4. IR Emitters (LEDs)
7.5. IR Receivers
7.6. Photointerruptor
7.7. Photo Reflector
7.8. Tilt Sensor
7.9. IR Linear Arrays
7.10. Communication Modules (IrDA)
7.10.1. IrDA-SIR
7.10.2. IrDA-MIR
7.10.3. IrDA-FIR

8. Global Infrared Sensors Market in Automotive Industry
8.1. Night Vision Systems
8.2. Climate Control
8.3. Pedestrian Detection
8.4. Assisted Parking
8.5. Distance Measurement
8.6. Vehicle to Vehicle Communication
8.7. Collision Avoidance System

9. Global Infrared Sensors Market in Healthcare Industry
9.1. Temperature Sensor
9.2. Fall Detection
9.3. Heart Rate Monitor
9.4. Pulse Oximetry
9.5. Blood Glucose Monitor
9.6. Pressure Monitor
9.7. Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT)
9.8. Imaging Systems

10. Global Infrared Sensors Market in Semiconductors Industry
10.1. Photovoltaics Electroluminescence Inspection
10.2. Active Modification of Integrated Circuitry with Focused Ion Beams
10.3. Wafer Alignment and Failure Analysis

11. Global Infrared Sensors Market in Military and Defense
11.1. Ballistic Missile Defense
11.2. Thermal Imaging
11.3. Illumination
11.4. Precision Guided Munitions
11.5. Missile Tracking
11.6. LADAR

12. Global Infrared Sensors Market in Commercial Applications
12.1. Residential Control Systems
12.2. Home Appliances
12.3. Entertainment Devices
12.4. Printers
12.5. Computers
12.6. Gaming Devices
12.7. Toys
12.8. Security and Surveillance Systems

13. Global Infrared Sensors Market in Manufacturing Industry
13.1. Process Control
13.2. Machine Vision
13.3. Automation
13.4. Preventive and Predictive Maintenance
13.5. Testing Equipment
13.6. Measurement and Monitoring
13.7. Counters and Encoders
13.8. Instrumentation
13.8.1. Laser Beam Profiling
13.8.2. Spectroscopy
13.9. Optical Sensing
13.9.1. Position
13.9.2. Proximity
13.9.3. Ambient Light
13.9.4. Speed
13.9.5. Direction

14. Global Infrared Sensors Market in Telecommunications Industry
14.1. Optical Performance Monitoring (OPM)
14.2. Optical Power Monitors
14.3. Laser beam profiling and wavefront analysis
14.4. Measuring Light Loss

15. Infrared Detectors Market Analysis
15.1. Types
15.1.1. Pyroelectric Sensor
15.1.2. Thermopile Sensor
15.2. Applications
15.2.1. Building Automation
15.2.2. Spectroscopy
15.2.3. Internal Temperature Measurement
15.2.4. Gesture Recognition
15.2.5. Microbolometer (Thermal Camera)
15.2.6. Gas and Fire Detection
15.2.7. Motion Sensor

16. Global Infrared Sensors Geographic Analysis
16.1. Introduction
16.2. Americas
16.2.1. North America
16.2.2. Brazil
16.2.3. Argentina
16.2.4. Mexico
16.3. Europe
16.3.1. UK
16.3.2. France
16.3.3. Germany
16.4. APAC
16.4.1. China
16.4.2. South Korea
16.4.3. Japan
16.4.4. Australia
16.5. ROW

17. Market Entropy
17.1. New Product Launches
17.2. M&As, Collaborations, JVs and Partnerships

18. Investment Opportunities – Analysis by Target companies/customers, Capital Investments, ROI, Payback Period and Source of Funds.

19. Company Profiles (Overview, Financials, SWOT Analysis, Developments, Product Portfolio)
19.1. Axis communications AB
19.2. General dynamics corporation
19.3. Bosch security systems
19.4. E.D. Bullard company
19.5. Current corporation
19.6. Dali technology
19.7. DRS Technologies, Inc.
19.8. FLIR systems, Inc.
19.9. Fluke corporation
19.10. Wuhan guide infrared co., ltd.
19.11. Infrared integrated systems ltd (irisys)
19.12. L-3 communications holdings, Inc.
19.13. Nippon Avionics Co. Ltd
19.14. Pelco
19.15. Qioptiq ltd.
*More than 40 Companies are profiled in this Research Report, Complete List available on Request*
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- The IR imaging market is slated to grow at 7.1% year on year for the next five years. The market is estimated to reach $6.9bn by 2018.

- IR array detectors are expected to challenge the MEMS based thermopiIe market with low to mid-end microbolomete
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