Global Scanning Probe Microscopy Market 2015-2019

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Published : Oct-2015
No. of Pages : 78

Scanning probe microscope (SPM) is an advanced microscope that uses a physical probe to scan the specimen. These microscopes provide high magnification and are specifically used for observation of three-dimensional specimens. In 1981, it was introduced as a pioneer in providing high atomic resolution. Initially, SPMs were mainly used for measuring 3D surface topography. Although they are now being used for measuring many other surface properties, they are still used primarily for 3D topography. SPMs were the first to produce real-space images of atomic arrangements on flat surfaces. This is done by moving a sharp probe over the sample. The interaction of the probe and sample, and the pressure created, are monitored, and that decides image resolution.

The analysts forecast global SPM market to grow at a CAGR of 9.76% during the period 2014-2019.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and growth prospects of the global SPM market for the period 2015-2019. To calculate the market size, the report considers revenue generated through sales of SPMs in the market.

The market is divided into the following segments based on the type of product:

  • Atomic force microscopes (AFM)
  • Scanning tunneling microscopes

Other SPM technologies

The report, Global SPM Market 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the Americas, APAC, and EMEA; it also covers the global SPM market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion on the key vendors operating in this market.

Key geographies

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA

Key vendors

  • Asylum Research
  • Hitachi High-tech Instruments

Key Sight Technologies

  • NT-MDT
  • Park Systems

Other prominent vendors

  • AXT
  • Budget Sensors
  • Danish Micro Engineering
  • Infinitesemia
  • JPK Instruments
  • Nanonis
  • Nanosurf
  • Novascan Technologies
  • WITec

Market driver

  • Growing opportunities in the field of Life Sciences
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Market challenge

  • Limited science and technology budget
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Market trend

  • New image optimizing techniques
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Key questions answered in this report

  • What will the market size be in 2019 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?
Filed in: Medical Device
Publisher : Infiniti Research Limited