Market Outlook for Nanomaterials for Electronics: Semiconductors, Solar, Displays, Sensors, RFID, Lighting

Market Outlook for Nanomaterials for Electronics: Semiconductors, Solar, Displays, Sensors, RFID, Lighting

Information Network, Date of Publication: Jul 18, 2017, 259 Pages

Market Outlook for Nanomaterials for Electronics: Semiconductors, Solar, Displays, Sensors, RFID, Lighting

There is a myriad of applications using nanoparticles either on the market or under development. Considerable effort is being put into developing advanced defense applications for nanomaterials, which are unlikely to reach deployment for quite a few years to come but which could have a large impact on commercial applications. The scope and number of applications for nanoparticles continues to grow and companies are finding more and more uses for these materials.

The use of nanoparticles is set to escalate and the market has the potential to increase dramatically over the next ten years as more uses for these materials are developed and commercialized.

Nanomaterials are establishing themselves as a way forward for printed electronics in a number of ways. Inks using metallic nanoparticles promise higher conductivities and lower curing temperatures, nanosilicon inks may prove the best route to printed silicon, and carbon nanotube inks open up interesting new possibilities for ITO replacements, lighting and displays.

Nano materials will solve many of the business and technical challenges facing the electronics industry - particularly displays and semiconductors.

Reproducibility and control are major areas of focus in the manufacture of revolutionary nanoelectronic materials

  • Manufacturing and purification processes for CNT and nano wires that offers high purity, control of properties, reliability and low cost
  • Designer molecules for self-assembly
  • Designer molecules and nano composites for packaging materials

Technology from other industries is being leveraged in the development of new or revolutionary materials.

The value of materials will have much higher intellectual property content in the near future and the value of materials will increase in the next 5 years.

Market Outlook for Nanomaterials for Electronics

Chapter 1 Introduction                        

Chapter 2 Nanomaterial Properties and Fabrication      

2.1   Introduction                                        
2.2   Materials Used In Nanotechnology                     
      2.2.1 Fullerenes                                     
   Buckyballs ­ Buckminsterfullerene      
   Buckytubes ­ Nanotubes                 
   Fabrication Of Nanotubes               
      2.2.2 Nanoparticles                                  
   Fabrication Of Nanoparticles          

Chapter 3 Developments In Nanomaterial-Based Solar Cells

3.1   Introduction                                        
3.2   Nanomaterials As Solar Conversion                    
      3.2.1 Inorganic Nanocrystals                         
   Silicon Nanoparticles                  
   Nobel Metals                           
   Multimetal-Dielectric Nanocomposites   
      3.2.2 CdSe And CdTe Nanorods                         
      3.2.3 Quantum Dots                                   
      3.2.4 Nanocomposite ­ Quantum Dot Combination        
      3.2.5 Quantum Wells                                  
      3.2.6 Organic Polymers ­ Fullerenes                  
      3.2.7 Ionic Organic Polymers                         
      3.2.8 CIGS                                           
      3.2.9 Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells                    
3.3   Nanomaterials As Modified Electrodes         
      3.3.1 Nanowires                              
    ZnO Nanowires                 
    InP Nanowires                 
      3.3.2 Carbon Nanotubes                       
    Defected Carbon Nanotubes     
    Silicon Nanotubes             
    Titania Nanotubes            
3.4 Theoretical Work                              

Chapter 4 Nanomaterials for Displays      

4.1   Introduction                                
4.2   LCDs                                        
4.3   Electrophoretic/Electrochromic Displays      
      4.3.1 Electrophoretic Displays               
      4.3.2 Electrochromic Displays               
4.4   OLEDs                                       
4.5   Backplanes                                  

Chapter 5 Nanomaterials for Sensors  

5.1   Introduction                                
5.2   NanoChemical Sensors                        
5.3   NanoBio/NanoMed Sensors                     
5.5   Military and Homeland Defense Applications  
5.5   Quantum Dot Sensors                         
5.6   Others                                      

Chapter 6 Nanomaterials for Lighting       

6.1   Introduction                                
6.2   High-efficiency Organic LEDs (OLEDs)        
6.3   Electroluminescent Devices                                              

Chapter 7 Nanomaterials for RFIDs     

7.1   Introduction                                                      
7.2   RFID Devices                                                      
7.3   Current Uses                                                      
7.4   Uses For Potential Strong Growth                                  

Chapter 8 Nanomaterials for Semiconductors

8.1 Nanotubes For Integrated Circuits                                   
8.2 Slurries                                                            
8.3 Lithography                                                          
       8.3.1 Photoresist                                                 
       8.3.2 DUV Immersion Liquid                                       

Chapter 9 Nanomaterial Deposition Trends                              

9.1   Vapor Phase                                                       
9.2   Electrodeposition                                                 
9.3   Spray Pyrolysis                                                   
9.4   Laser Pyrolysis                                                   
9.5   Screen Printing                                                   
9.6   Small Nanoparticle Deposition                                     
9.7   Slurry Spraying And Meniscus Coating Of Precursors                
9.8   Ink-Jet                                                           
9.9   Dip Pen Nanolithography                                           

Chapter 10 Analysis and Forecast of Nanomaterials for Electronics

10.1 Driving Forces                                                     
10.2 Analysis of Nanomaterial Markets for All Applications ­ 2008-2015  
10.3 Analysis of Nanomaterial Markets for Electronics by Material        
      10.3.1 Analysis of Nanomaterial Markets for Nanocomposites                                            
      10.3.2 Analysis of Nanomaterial Markets for Nanoparticles        
      10.3.3 Analysis of Nanomaterial Markets for Nanowires            
      10.3.4 Analysis of Nanomaterial Markets for Fullerenes           
      10.3.5 Analysis of Nanomaterial Markets for Slurries             
      10.3.6 Analysis of Nanomaterial Markets for Precursors           
      10.3.7 Analysis of Nanomaterial Markets for Catalysts            
      10.3.8 Analysis of Nanomaterial Markets for Coatings             
      10.3.9 Analysis of Nanomaterial Markets for Designer Materials   
      10.3.10 Analysis of Nanomaterial Markets for Engineered Substrates                                               
10.4 Analysis of Nanomaterial Markets for Electronics by Application                                              
      10.4.1 Analysis of Nanomaterial Markets for Lighting             
      10.4.2 Analysis of Nanomaterial Markets for Displays             
      10.4.3 Analysis of Nanomaterial Markets for RFID                 
      10.4.4 Analysis of Nanomaterial Markets for Sensors              
      10.4 5 Analysis of Nanomaterial Markets for Solar Cells          
      10.4.6 Analysis of Nanomaterial Markets for Semiconductors       


2.1   Surface Area Comparison Of Nanomaterials                        
2.2   Typical Structures Of Fullerene                                 
2.3   Arc-Electric Discharge Fabrication Method                       
2.4   CVD Fabrication Method                                          
2.5   Solutions Of Monodisperse CCSE Nanocrystals                     
2.6   Nanoparticles By Sol Gel Technique                              
2.7   Nanoparticles By Physical Vapor Synthesis                       
3.1   Amorphous Silicon Solar Film Diagram                            
3.2   CIGS Solar Film Roll-To-Roll Diagram                            
3.3   CdTe Solar Film Diagram                                         
3.4   Conversion Of Light Via Plasmons                                
3.5   Solar Emission From Nanoparticles                               
3.6   Energy Levels Of CdSe Quantum Dots                                                                     
3.7     Schematic Diagram Of Quantum Well Solar Cell                        
3.8     CIGS Module Cross Section                                           
3.9     How Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells Work                                 
3.10    Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells Components                               
3.11    Electron Transport Across Nanostructured Semiconductor Films        
3.12    Electron Transport In Nanoparticle Solar Cell                       
3.13    Carbon Nanotubes In Organic Solar Cells                             
4.1     Nanoink's Dip Pen Nanolithography Technology                        
4.2     Inkjet Printing Of A Plastic Transistor                             
4.3     Vials Of Fluorescent CdSe QDS Dispersed In Hexane                   
4.4     A QD-LED Device                                                     
5.1     Carbon Nanotube Biosensor                                           
5.2     Sensors In Defense Applications                                     
7.1     EPC RFID Tag                                                        
9.1     Vapor Phase Deposition Of Nanomaterials                             
9.2     Electrodeposition Of Nanomaterials                                  
9.3     Spray Pyrolysis Deposition Of Nanomaterials                         
9.4     Screen Printing Of Nanomaterials                                    
10.1    Worldwide Solar Cell Production                                     
10.2    Nanomaterial Share By Technology ­                


4.1     Proven Inks/Substrates                                              
10.1    A Selection Of Current And Future Applications Using Nanoparticles  
10.2    NNI Budget                                           
10.3    NNI Budget History                                  
10.4    Nanoelectronic Applications By Industry                             
10.5-   Worldwide Nanomaterial Markets For Electronics By Material.         
10.6    Worldwide Nanomaterial Markets For Electronics By Application       
10.7    Worldwide Thin Film Solar Cell Forecast


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