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Bioinspired and Nanoengineered Surfaces: Technologies, Applications and Global Markets

Bioinspired and Nanoengineered Surfaces: Technologies, Applications and Global Markets

Report Scope:

The scope of this report is the global market for all products based on bioinspired and nanoengineered surfaces.

An overview of current technology explores pioneering R&D including unique capillary and optical interaction properties, various fabrication methods as well as first-generation commercial application five-year revenue projections for biomimetically inspired NES. In addition, an analysis of superhydrophobic and superhydrophilic patents identifies the most active global players.

Chapter 4—Market applications for the biological/biomedical, automotive, aerospace/marine/military sectors. In particular, it identifies five-year commercial revenue projections and potential market developments in these segments. The biological/biomedical market includes oil/water repellency, antibacterial surface treatments, antibiofouling, dry adhesion and synthetic gradient refractive index optics. The automotive market includes glass, exterior paint and plastics with an emphasis on water/dirt/insect repellency, and antifrost, antifog and antireflective surface treatments. The aerospace market focuses on protection coatings; water, ice, dirt and corrosion repellency and optical pilot laser protection. The marine and military markets focus on antibiofouling and drag reduction, and anti-fog windshields and anti-ice visors, respectively.

Chapter 5—Market applications for the electronics, energy/environmental and materials sectors. In particular, it identifies five-year commercial revenue projections and potential market developments in these segments. The focus of the electronics market is superhydrophobic waterproofing and oleophobicity for mobile communication devices such as cell phones and tablets as well as hearing aids. The energy/environmental market includes long shelf life batteries, fuel cell components, HVAC heat exchanger coils, oil and gas flow equipment lubricants, oil/water separation and remediation, rigid and flexible solar panels, water harvesting, and wind and steam turbines. The materials market segment includes self-cleaning aluminum and cement/concrete, as well as glass, plastic architectural building materials and sanitary ceramics/tileware.

Chapter 6—Market applications for the optics, textiles and other segments. In particular, it identifies five-year commercial revenue projections and potential market developments in these segments. The optics segment includes antireflective and 3D mobile device displays while textiles includes indoor and outdoor waterproofing such as high-performance sports apparel, consumer packaging, sensors, and liquid processing/manufacturing.

Chapter 7—Geographic segmentation of market applications. This chapter focuses on the geographic segmentation of companies involved in the nine segments detailed in chapters 4, 6 and 6. Although U.S. companies predominate in NES developments in all commercial market sectors, there is wide global interest.

Chapter 8—Industry structure. More than 60 companies have been identified as having significant development operations involving the commercial exploitation of nanoengineered surfaces. These companies are targeting a variety of market sectors and a broad range of applications. Detailed profiles of their specific market interests and current status are outlined.

Report includes:

- 63 tables
- An overview of the global market for nanoengineered surfaces, with coverage of the evolution and inspiration through biomimetics and bioinspired designs
- Analyses of global market trends, with data from 2016, 2017, and projections of compound annual growth rates (CAGRs) through 2022
- Discussion of fabrication techniques, and properties such as solid-liquid interfaces, solid-solid interfaces, solid-vapor interfaces, biological interfaces, and optical interfaces
- Examination of applications in terms of end uses and commercial prospects in the areas of biomedical, solar energy, electronics and displays, industrial process management, metal corrosion and wear, personal care such as cosmetics and hearing aids, photonics, protective coatings, and sensors
- Patent analyses
- Company profiles of major players in the market, including Agency For Science, Technology And Research (A*Star), General Electric Global Research, Italcementi S.P.A, Liquipel Llc , Slips Technologies Inc., and Ultratech International Inc.


Chapter 1 Introduction
Motivation
Study Goal and Objectives
Scope of Report
Intended Audience
Sources of Information
Methodology
Geographic Breakdown
Analyst's Credentials
Related BCC Research Reports
Chapter 2 Summary and Highlights
Chapter 3 Technology Overview
Summary
Biomimetic and Nanoengineered Surfaces
Definition
Fabrication Techniques
Properties
Solid Liquid Interactions
Solid-Vapor Interactions
Solid-Solid Interactions
Adhesion
Biological Interactions
Optical Interactions
Other Interactions
Research and Development of Biomimetic NES Systems
Wetting and Adhesion Management
Optical Applications
Other Applications of Bioinspired Surfaces
Research and Development of Synthetic NES Systems
Commercial Developments and Applications of NES Systems
Biological and Biomedical
Automotive
Aviation, Marine and Military
Electronics
Energy and Environmental
Materials: Architectural and Industrial
Optics
Textiles
Other
Market Sectors, Size and Growth Trends
Patent Analysis
Importance of Patents
Search Strategy
USPTO Ten-year Search Trend
U.S. vs. Foreign Patent Activity
Patent Portfolios and Applications of Leading Organizations
Chapter 4 Nanoengineered Surfaces Market Applications: Biological and Biomedical; Aerospace, Marine and Military; and Automotive
Summary
Commercial Initiatives in Biological and Biomedical Markets
Near Term
Potential Longer-term Commercial Initiatives
Entry and Growth in Biological and Biomedical Markets
Antibacterial Sterilization
Commercial Initiatives and Status in Automotive Markets
Near Term
Potential Longer-term Commercial Initiatives
Markets, Entry and Growth in Automotive Sector
Glass
Paint Protective Coatings
Plastics
Five-year Global Market Projection
Commercial Initiatives in Aerospace, Marine and Military Markets
Near Term
Potential Longer-term Commercial Initiatives
Markets, Entry and Growth
Aviation
Marine
Military
Five-year Global Market Projection for Aviation, Marine and Military NES Applications
Chapter 5 Nanoengineered Surfaces Market Applications: Electronics; Energy and Environmental; and Materials
Summary
Commercial Initiatives in Electronics Applications
Near Term
Potential Longer-term Commercial Initiatives
Markets, Entry and Growth in Electronics Applications
Audio/Hearing Aids
Mobile Communication Devices: Smartphones/Headsets, E-Readers, Laptops, Sensors, Tablets and Wearables
Five-year Global Market Projection in Electronics
Commercial Initiatives in Energy and Environmental Markets
Near Term
Potential Longer-term Commercial Initiatives
Markets, Entry and Growth in Energy and Environmental Uses
Battery Technology
Fuel Cells
Heat Exchangers
Oil and Gas Flow Equipment and Lubrication
Solar Panels
Water Harvesting
Five-year Global Market Projection
Commercial Initiatives in Materials Market Applications
Near Term
Potential Longer-term Commercial Initiatives
Markets, Entry and Growth in Materials
Aluminum for Commercial and Residential Buildings
Architectural Concrete
Glass for Commercial and Residential Windows
Other Miscellaneous Materials and Market Applications
Five-year Global Market Projection for Building Materials
Chapter 6 Market Applications for Nanoengineered Surfaces: Optics; Textiles; and Other Markets
Summary
Commercial Initiatives in Optical Market Applications
Near Term
Potential Longer-term Commercial Initiatives
Markets, Entry and Growth in Optics
Mobile Device Accessories Market
Mobile Security Market
Nanophotonic Materials
Optical Components
Vision/Surveillance
Five-year Global Market Projection for Optics Applications
Commercial Initiatives in Textile Applications
Near Term
Incumbent Market Products and Challenges
Potential Longer-term Commercial Initiatives
Markets, Entry and Growth in Textile Applications
Indoor Fabrics
Outdoor Apparel
Five-year Global Market Projection in Textile Applications
Commercial Initiatives in Other Applications
Near Term
Potential Longer-term Commercial Initiatives
Markets, Entry and Growth in Other Market Applications
Consumer Packaging
Liquid Processing Equipment
Sensors
Five-year Global Market Projection in Other Markets
Chapter 7 Geographic Segmentation of Market Applications
Summary
NES Developments in Biological/Biomedical Markets
NES Developments in Automotive Markets
NES Developments in Aerospace, Marine and Military Markets
NES Developments in Electronic Markets
NES Developments in Energy and Environmental Markets
NES Developments in Materials Markets
NES Developments in Optical Markets
NES Developments in Textile Markets
NES Developments in Other Markets
Number of Companies and Geographic Distribution
Chapter 8 Industry Structure
Summary
Industry Structure
Major Players
North American Companies
Foreign Companies
Company Profiles
ACULON INC.
Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)
ALCHEMY
AMERICAN ENVIRONMENTAL SYSTEMS INC.
ARCONIC ARCHITECTURAL PRODUCTS
ARTEKYA LTD. CO.
BIGSKY TECHNOLOGIES LLC
BIOTOMO PTY LTD.
CLEAR-TONE HEARING AID LABS INC.
DELMIC BV
DEVAN CHEMICALS NV
DIAMON-FUSION INTERNATIONAL INC.
DRYWIRED
ENTEGRIS INC.
EUROPLASMA NV
FABRICOR WORKWEAR PTY LTD.
FURUKAWAKIKOU CORP. LTD.
General Electric Global Research
HZO INC.
INTEGRICOTE INC.
INTEGRAN TECHNOLOGIES INC.
ITALCEMENTI S.P.A
LIGHTMOTIF B.V.
LIQUIGLIDE INC.
LIQUIPEL LLC
L OREAL INTERNATIONAL
LOTUS LEAF COATINGS
MAGNOLIA SOLAR INC.
METAMATERIAL TECHNOLOGIES INC.
MMT TEXTILES LTD.
MPHASE TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
NANEX Company
NANOFILM LTD.
NANOMECH INC.
NANONEX CORP.
NANOPHOS A.E.
NANOPOOL GMBH
NANOSHELL LTD.
NANOTEC-USA
NANOTEX INC.
NANOTOUCH MATERIALS LLC
NANOVEU PTE. LTD.
NANOWAVES
NBD NANOTECHNOLOGIES INC.
NEI CORP.
NGIMAT CO.
P2i LTD.
POLYMERPLUS LLC
PURETI GROUP LLC
ROLITH INC.
SCHOELLER TEXTIL AG
SCHOTT AG
SLIPS TECHNOLOGIES INC.
TELAZTEC LLC
TERA-BARRIER FILMS PTE. LTD.
TOTO USA INC.
TRIPLEO PERFORMANCE SOLUTION
ULTRATECH INTERNATIONAL INC.
Chapter 9 Appendix: Abbreviations, Acronyms, Symbols and Units
Abbreviations and Acronyms
Symbols and Units
List of Tables
Summary Table : Global Market for Nanoengineered Surfaces, by Main Application Sector, Through 2022
Table 1 : Techniques Used to Fabricate Nanoengineered Surfaces
Table 2 : Properties Exploited by Bioinspired Nanoengineered Surfaces (NES)
Table 3 : Wetting and Adhesion Applications of Biomimetic Analogs: Bioinspired from Plant Species
Table 4 : Wetting and Adhesion Applications of Biomimetic Analogs: Bioinspired from Insects, Reptiles and Marine Species
Table 5 : Optical Applications of Biomimetic Analogs: Bioinspired from Insects, Reptiles and Marine Species
Table 6 : Other Applications of Biomimetic Analogs: Bioinspired from Various Species
Table 7 : Applications of Synthetic Nanoengineered Surfaces
Table 8 : Main Industrial Application Sectors and End Uses Identified for Nanoengineered Surface Technologies
Table 9 : Global Market for Nanoengineered Surfaces, by Main Application Sector, Through 2022
Table 10 : Application Interests of Leading IP Portfolio Holders: Superhydrophobics
Table 11 : Application Interests of Leading IP Portfolio Holders: Superhydrophilics
Table 12 : Main Commercial Biological/Biomedical Developments and Market End Uses for Nanoengineered Surface Technologies
Table 13 : Potential Longer-term Commercial Biological/Biomedical Developments for Nanoengineered Surface Technologies
Table 14 : Global Market for Biological and Biomedical Applications, Through 2022
Table 15 : Main Commercial Automotive Developments and End-use Applications for Nanoengineered Surface Technologies
Table 16 : Potential Longer-term Commercial Automotive End Uses for Nanoengineered Surfaces
Table 17 : Global Market for Automotive Applications, Through 2022
Table 18 : Main Commercial Aerospace, Marine and Military End-use Applications for Nanoengineered Surfaces Technologies
Table 19 : Potential Longer-term Commercial Aerospace, Marine and Military End Uses for Nanoengineered Surfaces
Table 20 : Global Market for Aviation, Marine and Military Applications, Through 2022
Table 21 : Main Commercial Electronics End Use Applications for Nanoengineered Surfaces Technologies
Table 22 : Potential Longer-term Commercial Electronics End Uses for Nanoengineered Surfaces
Table 23 : Global Market for Electronic Nanoengineered Surfaces, Superhydrophobic Coating Applications, Through 2022
Table 24 : Main Commercial Energy and Environmental End-use Applications for Nanoengineered Surfaces Technologies
Table 25 : Potential Longer-term Commercial Energy Market End Uses for Nanoengineered Surfaces
Table 26 : Potential Longer-Term Commercial Environmental Market End Uses for Nanoengineered Surfaces
Table 27 : Global Market for Energy and Environmental Nanoengineered Surfaces Applications, Through 2022
Table 28 : Main Commercial Materials Market End Use Applications for Nanoengineered Surfaces Technologies
Table 29 : Potential Longer-term Materials Market End Use Applications for Nanoengineered Surfaces Technologies
Table 30 : Global Market for Nanoengineered Surfaces Applications in Building Materials, Through 2022
Table 31 : Main Commercial Optical Market End-use Applications for Nanoengineered Surfaces Technologies
Table 32 : Potential Longer-term Commercial Optical Market End Uses for Nanoengineered Surfaces
Table 33 : Global Market for Nanoengineered Surfaces Applications in Optics, Through 2022
Table 34 : Main Commercial Textile Market End-use Applications for Biomimetic and Nanoengineered Surface Technologies
Table 35 : Commercial Fluorine and Fluorine-free Textile Waterproofing Finishes
Table 36 : Leading Producers of Water-resistant Outdoor Apparel
Table 37 : Potential Longer-term Commercial Textile Market End Uses for Nanoengineered Surfaces
Table 38 : Global Market for Nanoengineered Surfaces Applications in Textiles, Through 2022
Table 39 : Main Commercial Other Market End Use Applications for Nanoengineered Surfaces Technologies
Table 40 : Potential Longer-term Commercial Other Market End Uses for Nanoengineered Surfaces
Table 41 : Global Market for Nanoengineered Surfaces Applications in Others, Through 2022
Table 42 : Nanoengineered Surfaces Developments in Commercial Biological/Biomedical Market, by Company and Country
Table 43 : Global Market for Nanoengineered Surfaces in Biomedical Applications, by Region, Through 2022
Table 44 : Nanoengineered Surfaces Developments in Commercial Automotive Market, by Company and Country
Table 45 : Global Market for Nanoengineered Surfaces in Automotive Applications, by Region, Through 2022
Table 46 : Nanoengineered Surfaces Developments in Commercial Aerospace, Marine and Military Markets, by Company and Country
Table 47 : Global Market for Nanoengineered Surfaces in Aviation, Marine and Military Applications by Region, Through 2022
Table 48 : Nanoengineered Surfaces Developments in Electronics Markets, by Company and Country
Table 49 : Global Market for Nanoengineered Surfaces in Electronic Applications, by Region, Through 2022
Table 50 : Nanoengineered Surfaces Developments in Energy and Environmental Markets, by Company and Country
Table 51 : Global Market for Nanoengineered Surfaces in Energy and Environmental Applications, by Region, Through 2022
Table 52 : Nanoengineered Surfaces Developments in Commercial Materials Markets, by Company and Country
Table 53 : Global Market for Nanoengineered Surfaces in Building Materials, by Region, Through 2022
Table 54 : Nanoengineered Surfaces Developments in Optical Markets, by Company and Country
Table 55 : Global Market for Nanoengineered Surfaces in Optics, by Region, Through 2022
Table 56 : Nanoengineered Surfaces Developments in Textile Markets, by Company and Country
Table 57 : Global Market for Nanoengineered Surfaces in Textile Applications, by Region, Through 2022
Table 58 : Nanoengineered Surfaces Developments in Other Markets, by Company and Country
Table 59 : Global Market for Nanoengineered Surfaces in Other Applications, Through 2022
Table 60 : Global Distribution of Companies with Active NES Commercial Interests, by Country, October 2017
Table 61 : North American Companies Commercially Developing NES Applications
Table 62 : Foreign Organizations Developing NES Applications
List of Figures
Summary Figure : Global Market for Nanoengineered Surfaces, by Main Application Sector, 2016-2022
Figure 1 : Global Market for Nanoengineered Surfaces, by Main Application Sector, 2017-2022
Figure 2 : Global Commercial Growth Market for Nanoengineered Surfaces, 2017-2022
Figure 3 : Superhydrophobic Patents Issued: 2007-2017
Figure 4 : Superhydrophilic Patents Issued: 2007-2017
Figure 5 : U.S. vs. Foreign Superhydrophobic Patents Issued: 2007-Sept. 19, 2017
Figure 6 : U.S. vs. Foreign Superhydrophilics Patents Issued: 2007-Sept. 19, 2017
Figure 7 : Major Superhydrophobic IP Portfolios: 2007-Sept. 19, 2017
Figure 8 : Major Superhydrophilic IP Portfolios: 2007-Sept. 19, 2017
Figure 9 : Geographical Distribution of Companies with Active NES Commercial Interests by Country, October 2017

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