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Smart Materials and Their Applications: Technologies and Global Markets

Smart Materials and Their Applications: Technologies and Global Markets

REPORT HIGHLIGHTS

The global market for smart materials totaled about $26.0 billion in 2014 and is expected to reach $42.2 billion in 2019, registering a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 10.2% for the period 2014-2019.

This report provides:

An overview of the global markets for smart materials and their applications.

Analyses of global market trends, with data from 2013 and 2014, and projections of compound annual growth rates (CAGRs) through 2019.

Identification and descriptions of the principal types of smart materials.

Pinpointing of new materials and applications that are likely to be introduced in the next 5 years and their expected market impacts.

Profiles of major players in the smart materials field.


SCOPE OF REPORT

The scope of this includes all major categories of smart materials, i.e.:

Piezoelectric materials.

Electrostrictive materials.

Magnetostrictive materials.

Shape memory materials.

Smart fluids.

Smart hydrogels.

Electrochromic materials.

Phase change materials.

The report analyzes the principal end-user segment for each type of smart material (including commercial, industrial, medical, research and military) and estimates the current and projected worldwide market for each type of smart material and application through 2019.

The report format includes the following major elements:

Executive summary.

Definitions.

Milestones in the development of smart materials.

Types of smart materials, their properties, technologies and markets.

Smart material applications, end users and markets.

Company profiles.

Patent analysis.

CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION
STUDY BACKGROUND
STUDY GOALS AND OBJECTIVES
INTENDED AUDIENCE
SCOPE OF REPORT
METHODOLOGY AND INFORMATION SOURCES
ANALYST'S CREDENTIALS
RELATED BCC RESEARCH REPORTS
BCC RESEARCH WEBSITE
DISCLAIMER
CHAPTER 2 SUMMARY
SUMMARY TABLE GLOBAL MARKET FOR SMART MATERIALS BY TYPE OF APPLICATION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
SUMMARY FIGURE GLOBAL MARKET SHARE FOR SMART MATERIALS BY TYPE OF APPLICATION, 2013-2019 (%)
CHAPTER 3 OVERVIEW
DEFINITION
HISTORY
TABLE 1 HISTORICAL MILESTONES IN SMART MATERIALS DEVELOPMENT
TABLE 2 SIGNIFICANT DISCOVERIES IN THE HISTORY OF PIEZOELECTRICS
TYPES OF SMART MATERIALS
PIEZOELECTRIC MATERIALS
Crystals
Lithium Niobate (LiNbO3)
Lithium Tantalate (LiTaO3)
Ceramic
TABLE 3 PROPERTY CHARACTERISTICS OF PIEZOELECTRIC CERAMICS*
PZT
Barium Titanate
Lead Metaniobate
Lead Titanate
Polymers
Polyvinylidene Fluoride
PVDF-TRFE
PTFE
Composites
ELECTROSTRICTIVE MATERIALS
TABLE 4 PIEZOELECTRIC MATERIALS VS. ELECTROSTRICTIVE MATERIALS
Lead Magnesium Niobate-Lead Titanate
Polymers
MAGNETOSTRICTIVE MATERIALS
TABLE 5 PIEZOELECTRIC MATERIALS VS. MAGNETOSTRICTIVE MATERIALS
Terfenol-D
Metglas
SHAPE MEMORY MATERIALS
Shape Memory Alloys
Copperbased Alloys and Nickel-Titanium Alloys
TABLE 6 COMPARISON BETWEEN NI-TI ALLOYS AND COPPER-BASED
ALLOYS
TABLE 7 NITINOL PROPERTIES
Shape Memory Polymers
TABLE 8 ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF SMPS VS. SMAS
SMART FLUIDS
Electrorheological Fluids
Magnetorheological Fluids
SMART HYDROGELS
OTHERS
Electrochromic Materials
Phase Change Materials
APPLICATIONS
TABLE 9 CLASSES OF SMART MATERIAL APPLICATIONS
MOTORS AND ACTUATORS
SENSORS
TRANSDUCERS
STRUCTURAL MATERIALS
END-USER INDUSTRIES
TABLE 10 MAJOR END-USER INDUSTRIES OF SMART MATERIALS AND DEVICES
CONSUMER/COMMERCIAL
Motor Vehicles
Communications and Other Electronic Equipment
Building Materials
Retail Security
Consumer Products
INDUSTRIAL
MEDICAL
RESEARCH
MILTARY
OTHER END-USER SEGMENTS
GLOBAL MARKETS
TOTAL MARKET SIZE/GROWTH TRENDS
FIGURE 1 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SMART MATERIALS BY TYPE, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
MARKET BY TYPE OF SMART MATERIAL
TABLE 11 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SMART MATERIALS BY TYPE, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 2 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SMART MATERIALS BY TYPE, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 3 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE FOR SMART MATERIALS BY TYPE, 2013-2019 (%)
MARKET BY END-USER SEGMENT
TABLE 12 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SMART MATERIALS BY END-USER SEGMENT, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 4 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SMART MATERIALS BY END-USER SEGMENT, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 5 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE FOR SMART MATERIALS BY END-USER SEGMENTS, 2013-2019 (%)
MAJOR GEOGRAPHICAL MARKETS FOR SMART MATERIALS
TABLE 13 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SMART MATERIALS BY COUNTRY/REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 6 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SMART MATERIALS BY COUNTRY/REGION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 7 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE FOR SMART MATERIALS BY COUNTRY/REGION, 2013-2019 (%)
CHAPTER 4 PIEZOELECTRIC MATERIALS
SUMMARY
FIGURE 8 GLOBAL MARKET FOR PIEZOELECTRIC MATERIALS, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TECHNOLOGIES
MATERIALS
Single Crystals
Quartz
Single-crystal Ceramics
Lithium Niobate (LiNbO3)
Lithium Tantalate (LiTaO3)
Polycrystalline Ceramics
TABLE 14 PROPERTY CHARACTERISTICS OF PIEZOELECTRIC
CERAMICS*
Lead Zirconate Titanate
Barium Titanate
Lead Metaniobate
Lead Titanate
Polymers
Polyvinylidene Fluoride
PVDF-TRFE
PTFE
Composites
MANUFACTURING METHODS
Crystals
Czochralski Method
Floating Zone Method
Ceramics
TABLE 15 TYPICAL MANUFACTURING PROCESS FOR PIEZOELECTRIC
MATERIALS
Ferroelectric Thin-Film Technology
Physical Vapor Deposition
Chemical Vapor Deposition
Sol-gel Processing
Thick-Film Growth Techniques
Tape Casting Method
Screen printing
Aerosol Deposition Method
Polymer Composites
APPLICATIONS
MOTORS AND ACTUATORS
Fuel Injection Systems
Camera Lenses
Inkjet Printer Heads
Cutting Machines
Valves
Deformable Mirrors
Interferometers
Atomic Force Microscopes
Spectroscopes
Aircraft Vertical Tail Buffeting Alleviation
SENSORS
Accelerometers
Gyroscopes
Pyroelectric Detectors
Shock Sensors
Smoke Alarms
Ultrasonic Sensors
Electronic Noses
Bubble Sensors
Knock Sensors
TRANSDUCERS
Audio Transducers
Generators
Self-heated Boots
Speakers
Buzzers
Sports Equipment
Microphone Transducers
Medical Ultrasound
Missile Guidance Systems
Hydrophones
Sonar
Dampers
Sounders
SAW (Surface Acoustic Wave) Devices
Transformers
Gas Igniters
Ultrasonic Cleaning
Modulators
Oscillators
Capacitors
Data Storage
Filters
SUPPLIERS
TABLE 16 SUPPLIERS OF PIEZOELECTRIC MATERIALS AND RELATED
PRODUCTS
MARKETS
TABLE 17 GLOBAL MARKET FOR PIEZOELECTRIC MATERIALS BY TYPE OF APPLICATION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 9 GLOBAL MARKET FOR PIEZOELECTRIC MATERIALS BY TYPE OF APPLICATION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 10 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE FOR PIEZOELECTRIC MATERIALS BY TYPE, 2013-2019 (%)
FIGURE 11 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE FOR PIEZOELECTRIC MATERIALS BY COUNTRY/REGION, 2013-2019 (%)
CHAPTER 5 ELECTROSTRICTIVE MATERIALS
SUMMARY
FIGURE 12 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ELECTROSTRICTIVE MATERIALS, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TECHNOLOGIES
CERAMICS
POLYMERS
APPLICATIONS
ACTUATORS
Actuators for Small Displacements
Micro Air Vehicles
TRANSDUCERS
Sonar Transducers
Haptic Devices
Energy Harvesting
SUPPLIERS
TABLE 18 SUPPLIERS OF ELECTROSTRICTIVE MATERIALS
MARKETS
TABLE 19 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ELECTROSTRICTIVE MATERIALS BY TYPE OF APPLICATION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 13 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ELECTROSTRICTIVE MATERIALS BY TYPE OF APPLICATION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 14 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE FOR ELECTROSTRICTIVE MATERIALS BY TYPE, 2013-2019 (%)
CHAPTER 6 MAGNETOSTRICTIVE MATERIALS
SUMMARY
FIGURE 15 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MAGNETOSTRICTIVE MATERIALS, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TECHNOLOGIES
TERFENOL-D
METGLAS
GALFENOL
APPLICATIONS
ACTUATORS
Active Noise and Vibration Cancellation
Valves
Screen Cleaning
Machine Tool Control
Standard Industrial Actuators
SENSORS
Position Sensors
TRANSDUCERS
Sonar
Self-Cleaning Paper Coating System
Electronic Article Surveillance Tags
Wall/Window Speakers
Electrical and Electronic Equipment
SUPPLIERS
TABLE 20 SUPPLIERS OF MAGNETOSTRICTIVE MATERIALS
MARKETS
TABLE 21 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MAGNETOSTRICTIVE MATERIALS BY TYPE OF APPLICATION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 16 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MAGNETOSTRICTIVE MATERIALS BY TYPE
OF APPLICATION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 17 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE FOR MAGNETOSTRICTIVE MATERIALS BY TYPE, 2013-2019 (%)
FIGURE 18 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE FOR MAGNETOSTRICTIVE MATERIALS BY COUNTRY/REGION, 2013-2019 (%)
CHAPTER 7 SHAPE MEMORY MATERIALS
SUMMARY
FIGURE 19 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SHAPE MEMORY MATERIALS, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TECHNOLOGIES
SHAPE MEMORY ALLOYS
TABLE 22 SHAPE MEMORY ALLOYS
Nitinol
Copper-based SMAs
SHAPE MEMORY POLYMERS
Diaplex
Polyurethane Films
Bi-Material Film Laminates
Encapsulated Bi-Gels
Graphene-enhanced SMPs
APPLICATIONS
ACTUATORS
Stents
Embolic Protection Filters
Dental Braces
Coronary Duct Occluder
Dampers and Valves
Medical Textiles
Robotics
Insulating Fabric
Aircraft Structures
Automotive Actuators
Toys
TRANSDUCERS
Protective Clothing
STRUCTURAL APPLICATIONS
Eyeglass Frames
Surgical Fixation Devices
Couplers
Pseudo-elastic Baskets
Prosthetics/Orthotics
Shape Memory Screws
No-Iron Textile Finish
SUPPLIERS
TABLE 23 SUPPLIERS OF SHAPE MEMORY MATERIALS
MARKETS
TABLE 24 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SHAPE MEMORY MATERIALS BY TYPE OF APPLICATION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 20 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SHAPE MEMORY MATERIALS BY TYPE OF APPLICATION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 21 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE FOR SHAPE MEMORY MATERIALS BY TYPE, 2013-2019 (%)
FIGURE 22 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE FOR SHAPE MEMORY MATERIALS BY COUNTRY/REGION, 2013-2019 (%)
CHAPTER 8 SMART FLUIDS
SUMMARY
FIGURE 23 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SMART FLUIDS, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TECHNOLOGIES
MAGNETORHEOLOGICAL FLUIDS
ELECTORHEOLOGICAL FLUIDS
APPLICATIONS
ACTUATORS
Brake Systems
Clutches
Hydraulic Valves
Optical Finishing
TRANSDUCERS
Shock Absorbers
Vibration Dampers
Prosthetic Devices
Body Armor
SUPPLIERS
TABLE 25 SUPPLIERS OF SMART FLUIDS AND RELATED DEVICES
MARKETS
TABLE 26 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SMART FLUIDS BY TYPE OF APPLICATION,
THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 24 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SMART FLUIDS BY TYPE OF PPLICATION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 25 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE FOR SMART FLUIDS BY TYPE OF MATERIAL, 2013-2019 (%)
FIGURE 26 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE FOR SMART FLUIDS BY COUNTRY/REGION, 2013-2019 (%)
CHAPTER 9 SMART HYDROGELS
SUMMARY
FIGURE 27 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SMART HYDROGELS, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TECHNOLOGIES
POLYMERS
Temperature-Sensitive Polymers
PH Sensitive Polymers
Ion Sensitive Polymers
Shake Gels
Hydroactive Gels
ADDITIVES
Magnetic Particles
Enzymes
NANOTECHNOLOGIES
APPLICATIONS
ACTUATORS
Artificial Muscles
Bone Replacement
SENSORS
Biosensors
STRUCTURAL MATERIALS
Seals
Drug Delivery Systems
Artificial Tissue
SUPPLIERS
TABLE 27 SUPPLIERS OF SMART HYDROGELS
MARKETS
TABLE 28 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SMART HYDROGELS BY TYPE OF APPLICATION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 28 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE FOR SMART HYDROGEL BY COUNTRY/REGION, 2013-2019 (%)
CHAPTER 10 OTHER TYPES OF SMART MATERIALS
SUMMARY
FIGURE 29 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OTHER TYPES OF SMART MATERIALS, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
ELECTROCHROMIC MATERIALS
TECHNOLOGIES
TABLE 29 MAJOR TYPES OF ELECTROCHROMIC MATERIALS
APPLICATIONS
Structural Materials
Rearview Mirrors
Displays
Architectural Windows
Aircraft Windows
SUPPLIERS
TABLE 30 SUPPLIERS OF ELECTROCHROMIC MATERIALS
MARKETS
TABLE 31 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ELECTROCHROMIC MATERIALS, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 30 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE FOR ELECTROCHROMIC MATERIALS BY COUNTRY/REGION, 2013-2019 (%)
PHASE CHANGE MATERIALS
TECHNOLOGIES
Phase-Change Materials
Paraffin
Salt Hydrates
Eutectic Salts
Encapsulation Systems
PCM Fabric Coatings
PCM Coatings
PCM Fibers
APPLICATIONS
Structural Materials
Building Materials
Textiles
Shipping and Packaging
Electronics Cooling
Energy Storage
SUPPLIERS
TABLE 32 SUPPLIERS OF PHASE CHANGE MATERIALS
MARKETS
TABLE 33 GLOBAL MARKET FOR PHASE CHANGE MATERIALS, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
CHAPTER 11 APPENDIX A: COMPANY PROFILES
PIEZOELECTRIC MANUFACTURERS
ADVANCED CERAMETRICS INC.
AOA XINETICS INC.
APC INTERNATIONAL LTD.
AVX CORP.
CEDRAT TECHNOLOGIES SA
CERAMTEC AG
CHANNEL INDUSTRIES INC.
CILAS
CTS CORP.
CTS VALLEY CORP.
DENSO CORP.
EPCOS AG
FERROPERM PIEZOCERAMICS A/S
FUJI CERAMICS CORP.
FUJI TITANIUM INDUSTRY CO. LTD.
KYOCERA
LOCKHEED MARTIN CORP.
LUMEN DYNAMICS GROUP INC.
MEASUREMENT SPECIALTIES INC.
MIDE TECHNOLOGY CORP.
MURATA MANUFACTURING CO. LTD.
NANOMOTION LTD.
NGK INSULATORS LTD.
NOLIAC A/S
NTK TECHNOLOGIES
PCB PIEZOTRONICS INC.
PI CERAMIC
PIEZO KINETICS INC.
PIEZOMECHANIK GMBH
PIEZOTECH
SENSOR TECHNOLOGY LTD.
SINOCERAMICS (USA) LLC.
TDK CORP.
TERA XTAL TECHNOLOGY CORP.
ELECTROSTRICTIVE MANUFACTURERS
ARTIFICIAL MUSCLE INC.
ECERTEC LTD.
OPTOTUNE AG
MAGNETOSTRICTIVE MANUFACTURERS
AMM TECHNOLOGIES
ETREMA PRODUCTS INC.
FEONIC TECHNOLOGY LTD.
GANSU TIANXING RARE EARTH FUNCTIONAL MATERIALS
LIGHT ENGINEERING INC.
MAROTTA SCIENTIFIC CONTROLS INC.
METGLAS INC.
SHAPE MEMORY MATERIAL MANUFACTURERS
ADMEDES SCHUESSLER GMBH
AEROFIT PRODUCTS INC.
DYNALLOY INC.
FINE TUBES LTD.
FORT WAYNE METALS
FURUKAWA ELECTRIC CO. LTD.
MEDSHAPE INC.
MEMRY CORP.
NITINOL DEVICES AND COMPONENTS INC.
SAES GETTERS SPA
SYZYGY MEMORY PLASTICS
TINI ALLOY CO.
SMART FLUID MANUFACTURERS
LORD CORP.
SMART HYDROGEL MANUFACTURERS
M-BIOTECH INC.
MIDE TECHNOLOGY CORP.
ELECTROCHROMIC MANUFACTURERS
AGC FLAT GLASS NORTH AMERICA
FLABEG HOLDING GMBH
GENTEX CORP.
MURAKAMI CORP.
NIKON CORP.
NTERA INC.
SAGE ELECTROCHROMICS INC.
SAINT-GOBAIN, COMPAGNIE DE
PHASE CHANGE MATERIAL MANUFACTURERS
AI TECHNOLOGY INC.
CAPZO INTERNATIONAL BV
COSELLA-DORKEN PRODUCTS INC.
CSAFE GLOBAL
GLACIER TEK INC.
HENKEL CORP.
LAIRD TECHNOLOGIES
MITSUBISHI INDUSTRIES LTD.
OUTLAST TECHNOLOGIES INC.
SCHOELLER TEXTIL AG
TORAY INDUSTRIES INC.
CHAPTER 12 APPENDIX B: PATENT ANALYSIS
PATENTS
PATENTS BY TYPE OF SMART MATERIAL
TABLE 34 U.S. SMART MATERIAL PATENTS BY TYPE OF MATERIAL, THROUGH OCTOBER 1, 2014 (NUMBER/%)
PATENTS BY GEOGRAPHICAL ORIGIN OF INVENTOR OR ASSIGNEE
TABLE 35 U.S. SMART MATERIAL PATENTS BY GEOGRAPHICAL ORIGIN OF INVENTOR OR ASSIGNEE, THROUGH OCTOBER 1, 2014(NUMBER/%)
PATENTS BY TECHNOLOGY TYPE
TABLE 36 U.S. SMART MATERIAL PATENTS BY TYPE OF TECHNOLOGY, THROUGH OCTOBER 1, 2014 (NUMBER/%)
MAJOR IP PORTFOLIOS
TABLE 37 SMART MATERIALS MAJOR IP PORTFOLIOS, THROUGH OCTOBER 9, 2014 (NUMBER)

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