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Vertical-Cavity Surface-Emitting Lasers (VCSEL): Technologies and Global Markets

Vertical-Cavity Surface-Emitting Lasers (VCSEL): Technologies and Global Markets

BCC Research estimates that the vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers (VCSELs) market is expected to grow from $781.6 million in 2015 to $2.1 billion in 2020, a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 21.9% from 2015 through 2020.

This report covers:
An overview of the global markets for vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers (VCSEL) and related technologies
Analyses of global market trends, with data from 2014, 2015, and projections of compound annual growth rates (CAGRs) through 2020
Applications: Optical fiber data transmission, analog broadband signal transmission absorption spectroscopy (TDLAS), laser printers, computer mice, biological tissue analysis, chip scale atomic clock and others
Materials: gallium nitride (GaN), gallium arsenide (GaAs), indium phosphide (InP) and others (AlGaAs, InGaAsN, etc.)
Colors: Red, green, blue-violet, infrared and other colors
Geography: North America is segmented into the U.S., Canada and Mexico; Europe is segmented into France, Italy, Germany, the U.K., Russia, and CIS; Asia-Pacific is segmented into China, Japan, Taiwan, South Korea and others, while, the rest of the world (RoW) covers the Middle East and South America.
A relevant patent analysis
Profiles of major players in the industry


SCOPE OF REPORT

The VCSEL market is segmented into the following categories:
Applications: Optical fiber data transmission, analog broadband signal transmission absorption spectroscopy (TDLAS), laser printers, computer mice, biological tissue analysis, chip scale atomic clock and others.
Materials: gallium nitride (GaN), gallium arsenide (GaAs), indium phosphide (InP) and others (AlGaAs, InGaAsN, etc.).
Colors: Red, green, blue-violet, infrared and other colors.
Geography: North America is segmented into the U.S., Canada and Mexico; Europe is segmented into France, Italy, Germany, the U.K., Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS); the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region is segmented into China, Japan, Taiwan, South Korea and others; the rest of the world (RoW) covers the Middle East and South America.
Industry and competitive analysis.
Patent analysis.
Company profiles.

CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION
STUDY GOALS AND OBJECTIVES
REASONS FOR DOING THE STUDY
SCOPE OF REPORT
INTENDED AUDIENCE
INFORMATION SOURCES
ANALYST'S CREDENTIALS
RELATED BCC RESEARCH REPORTS
BCC RESEARCH WEBSITE
DISCLAIMER
CHAPTER 2 SUMMARY
SUMMARY TABLE GLOBAL MARKET FOR VCSELS BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
SUMMARY FIGURE GLOBAL MARKET FOR VCSELS BY APPLICATION, 2014-2020 ($ MILLIONS)
CHAPTER 3 OVERVIEW
DEFINITION OF VCSELS
ROADMAP FOR VCSELS
TABLE 1 ROADMAP FOR VCSELS, 1993-2014
OUTLOOK AND EXPECTATIONS
VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS
FIGURE 1 VALUE CHAIN OF THE VCSEL INDUSTRY
SUPPLY CHAIN ANALYSIS
FIGURE 2 SUPPLY CHAIN OF VCSEL INDUSTRY
COMPARISON OF VCSELS AND EDGE-EMITTING LASER DIODES
TABLE 2 COMPARISON OF VCSELS AND EDGE EMITTERS
CHAPTER 4 VCSEL MARKET BY COLOR SPECTRUM
INTRODUCTION
FIGURE 3 VCSEL MARKET, BY COLOR SPECTRUM
MARKET DYNAMICS
MARKET DRIVERS
Growing Applications of VCSELs in Infrared Illumination
Benefits Compared to Alternatives
MARKET RESTRAINTS
Low Quality of Packaging
MARKET OPPORTUNITIES
Development of Blue and Green VCSELs
RED
TABLE 3 GLOBAL MARKET FOR RED VCSELS BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 4 GLOBAL MARKET FOR INFRARED VCSELS BY APPLICATION, 2014-2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 4 GLOBAL MARKET FOR RED VCSELS BY RAW MATERIAL, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
GREEN
TABLE 5 GLOBAL MARKET FOR GREEN VCSELS BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 5 GLOBAL MARKET FOR GREEN VCSELS BY APPLICATION, 2014-2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 6 GLOBAL MARKET FOR GREEN VCSELS BY RAW MATERIAL, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 6 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE OF GREEN VCSELS BY RAW MATERIAL, 2014-2020 (%)
BLUE-VIOLET
TABLE 7 GLOBAL MARKET FOR BLUE-VIOLET VCSELS BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 7 GLOBAL MARKET FOR BLUE-VIOLET VCSELS BY APPLICATION, 2014-2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 8 GLOBAL MARKET FOR BLUE-VIOLET VCSELS BY RAW MATERIAL, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 8 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE OF BLUE-VIOLET VCSELS BY RAW MATERIAL, 2014-2020 (%)
INFRARED
TABLE 9 GLOBAL MARKET FOR INFRARED VCSELS BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 9 GLOBAL MARKET FOR INFRARED VCSELS BY APPLICATION, 2014-2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 10 GLOBAL MARKET FOR INFRARED VCSELS BY RAW MATERIAL, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 10 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE OF INFRARED VCSELS BY RAW MATERIAL, 2014-2020 (%)
OTHER COLORS
TABLE 11 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OTHER COLOR VCSELS BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 11 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OTHER COLOR VCSELS BY APPLICATION, 2014-2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 12 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OTHER COLOR VCSELS BY RAW MATERIAL, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 12 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OTHER COLOR VCSELS BY RAW MATERIAL, 2014-2020 (%)
CHAPTER 5 VCSEL MARKET BY APPLICATIONS
INTRODUCTION
FIGURE 13 VCSEL MARKET, BY APPLICATION
MARKET DYNAMICS
MARKET DRIVERS
Growing Use of VCSELs across End-user Markets
Gesture Recognition and 3-D Sensing Technology in Consumer
Electronics Goods
Greater Precision and Efficiency in a Compact Form
Uses in Networks
KEY CHALLENGES
OPPORTUNITIES
Untapped Applications
OPTICAL FIBER DATA TRANSMISSION
TABLE 13 GLOBAL MARKET FOR VCSELS USED IN OPTICAL FIBER TRANSMISSION BY REGION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 14 GLOBAL MARKET FOR VCSELS USED IN OPTICAL FIBER TRANSMISSION BY REGION, 2014-2020 ($ MILLIONS)
ANALOG BROADBAND SIGNAL TRANSMISSION
TABLE 14 GLOBAL MARKET FOR VCSELS USED IN ANALOG BROADBAND SIGNAL TRANSMISSION BY REGION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 15 GLOBAL MARKET FOR VCSELS USED IN ANALOG BROADBAND SIGNAL TRANSMISSION BY REGION, 2014-2020 ($ MILLIONS)
ABSORPTION SPECTROSCOPY
TABLE 15 GLOBAL MARKET FOR VCSELS USED IN ABSORPTION SPECTROSCOPY (TDLAS) BY REGION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 16 GLOBAL MARKET FOR VCSELS USED IN ABSORPTION SPECTROSCOPY (TDLAS) BY REGION, 2014-2020 ($ MILLIONS)
LASER PRINTERS
TABLE 16 GLOBAL MARKET FOR VCSELS USED IN LASER PRINTERS BY REGION,
THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 17 GLOBAL MARKET FOR VCSELS USED IN LASER PRINTERS BY REGION, 2014-2020 ($ MILLIONS)
COMPUTER MICE
TABLE 17 GLOBAL MARKET FOR VCSELS USED IN COMPUTER MICE BY REGION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 18 GLOBAL MARKET FOR VCSELS USED IN COMPUTER MICE BY REGION, 2014-2020 ($ MILLIONS)
BIOLOGICAL TISSUE ANALYSIS
TABLE 18 GLOBAL MARKET FOR VCSELS USED IN BIOLOGICAL TISSUE ANALYSIS BY REGION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 19 GLOBAL MARKET FOR VCSELS USED IN BIOLOGICAL TISSUE ANALYSIS BY REGION, 2014-2020 ($ MILLIONS)
CHIP SCALE ATOMIC CLOCKS
TABLE 19 GLOBAL MARKET FOR VCSELS USED IN CHIP SCALE ATOMIC CLOCKS BY REGION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 20 GLOBAL MARKET FOR VCSELS USED IN CHIP SCALE ATOMIC CLOCKS BY REGION, 2014-2020 ($ MILLIONS)
OTHER APPLICATIONS
TABLE 20 GLOBAL MARKET FOR VCSELS USED IN OTHER APPLICATIONS BY REGION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 21 GLOBAL MARKET FOR VCSELS USED IN OTHER APPLICATIONS BY REGION, 2014-2020 ($ MILLIONS)
CHAPTER 6 VCSEL MARKET BY RAW MATERIALS
INTRODUCTION
FIGURE 22 VCSEL MARKET BY RAW MATERIALS
MARKET DYNAMICS
MARKET DRIVERS
Increasing Demand for VCSELs in High-Volume Applications
Low-Cost Gallium Arsenide (GaAs) VCSELs
MARKET RESTRAINTS
High-Cost InP-based VCSELs
OPPORTUNITIES
R&D Activities
Blue and Green InGaN-based VCSELs
GALLIUM NITRIDE
TABLE 21 GLOBAL MARKET FOR GAN-BASED VCSELS BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 23 GLOBAL MARKET FOR GAN-BASED VCSELS BY APPLICATION, 2014-2020 ($ MILLIONS)
GALLIUM ARSENIDE
TABLE 22 GLOBAL MARKET FOR GAAS-BASED VCSELS BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 24 GLOBAL MARKET FOR GAAS-BASED VCSELS BY APPLICATION, 2014-2020 ($ MILLIONS)
INDIUM PHOSPHIDE
TABLE 23 GLOBAL MARKET FOR INP-BASED VCSELS BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 25 GLOBAL MARKET FOR INP-BASED VCSELS BY APPLICATION, 2014-2020 ($ MILLIONS)
OTHER MATERIALS
TABLE 24 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OTHER MATERIALS OF VCSELS BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 26 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OTHER MATERIALS OF VCSELS BY APPLICATION, 2014-2020 ($ MILLIONS)
CHAPTER 7 VCSEL MARKET BY REGION
INTRODUCTION
FIGURE 27 VCSEL MARKET BY REGION
NORTH AMERICA
MARKET SNAPSHOT
TABLE 25 NORTH AMERICAN VCSEL MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 26 NORTH AMERICAN VCSEL MARKET BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 27 NORTH AMERICAN VCSEL MARKET BY COLOR SPECTRUM, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 28 NORTH AMERICAN VCSEL MARKET BY RAW MATERIAL, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
EUROPE
MARKET SNAPSHOT
TABLE 29 EUROPEAN VCSEL MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 30 EUROPEAN VCSEL MARKET BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 31 EUROPEAN VCSEL MARKET BY COLOR SPECTRUM, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 32 EUROPEAN VCSEL MARKET BY RAW MATERIAL, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
ASIA-PACIFIC (APAC)
MARKET SNAPSHOT
TABLE 33 APAC VCSEL MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 34 APAC VCSEL MARKET BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 35 APAC VCSEL MARKET BY COLOR SPECTRUM, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 36 APAC VCSEL MARKET BY RAW MATERIAL, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
REST OF THE WORLD
MARKET SNAPSHOT
TABLE 37 ROW VCSEL MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 38 ROW VCSEL MARKET BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 39 ROW VCSEL MARKET BY COLOR SPECTRUM, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 40 ROW VCSEL MARKET BY RAW MATERIAL, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
CHAPTER 8 ANALYSIS OF MARKET SHARES AND PATENTS
MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS
TABLE 41 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE FOR MANUFACTURERS OF VCSELS, 2014 (%)
PATENT ANALYSIS
PATENTS BY YEAR
FIGURE 28 VCSEL PATENTS FILED BY YEAR, 2012-2015 (NUMBER OF PATENTS)
PATENTS BY REGION
TABLE 42 VCSEL PATENTS BY REGION, 2012-2015 (NUMBER)
IMPORTANT VCSEL PATENTS
VCSEL Packaging
Vertical Cavity Surface Emitting Laser
Testing Bottom-emitting VCSELs
Vertical-Cavity Surface Emitting Laser
Vertical-Cavity Surface Emitting Laser
Vertical-Cavity Surface-Emitting Laser
Vertical-Cavity Surface-Emitting Laser
Tunable VCSEL
A Submount Arrangement for VCSELs
Vertical-Cavity Surface-Emitting Laser
Method and Device for Controlling Optical Communication Link Based
ONVCSEL
Vertical Cavity Surface Emitting Semiconductor Laser
Vertical Cavity Surface Emitting Laser
Vertical Cavity Surface Emitting Laser
VCSEL Structure
VCSEL with Submount Arrangement
VCSEL Module and Manufacture Thereof
VCSEL Device with Improved Far-Field Homogeneity
VCSEL Array with Increased Efficiency
Operating Vertical-Cavity Surface-Emitting Lasers
Operating Vertical-Cavity Surface-Emitting Lasers
CHAPTER 9 COMPANY PROFILES
II-VI LASER ENTERPRISE GMBH
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
STRATEGY
Participating in Exhibitions to Increase Visibility and Sales
DEVELOPMENTS
TABLE 43 RECENT DEVELOPMENTS OF II-VI LASER ENTERPRISE GMBH, 2013-2014
ALIGHT TECHNOLOGIES A/S
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
BUSINESS STRATEGY
Business Expansion through Acquisition
AVAGO TECHNOLOGIES LTD.
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
BUSINESS STRATEGY
Introducing New Products to Meet the Growing Demand
DEVELOPMENTS
TABLE 44 RECENT DEVELOPMENTS OF AVAGO TECHNOLOGIES, 2013-2015
FINISAR CORP.
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
BUSINESS STRATEGY
Increasing Initiatives in R&D
DEVELOPMENTS
TABLE 45 RECENT DEVELOPMENTS OF FINISAR CORP., 2013-2015
LUMENTUM
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
STRATEGY
JDSU Bifurcated Into Two Separate Companies in Order to Increase its
Bandwidth
DEVELOPMENTS
TABLE 46 RECENT DEVELOPMENTS OF JDS UNIPHASE CORP., DECEMBER
2015-JANUARY 2016
LITRAX TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
BUSINESS STRATEGY
Expansion through Strategic Partnership
LOGITECH INTERNATIONAL SA
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
STRATEGY
Introducing New Innovations through Technological Advances
DEVELOPMENTS
TABLE 47 RECENT DEVELOPMENTS OF LOGITECH INTERNATIONAL, 2013-2015
OPTOELECTRONICS COMPONENT AND APPLICATIONS GMBH
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
BUSINESS STRATEGY
Focuses on Maintaining and Delivering Quality Products
PANASONIC CORP.
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
STRATEGY
Technological Evolution through Research and Development
Activities
DEVELOPMENTS
TABLE 48 RECENT DEVELOPMENTS OF PANASONIC CORPORATION, 2014
PD-LD INC.
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
BUSINESS STRATEGY
Focus on Maintaining Quality of its Products
PHILIPS PHOTONICS
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
BUSINESS STRATEGY
Focus on R&D initiatives
RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
TABLE 49 RECENT DEVELOPMENTS OF PHILIPS PHOTONICS, 2014-2015
PHOTODIGM INC.
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
STRATEGY
Increasing R&D Activities across Different Markets
Establishing Strategic Partnerships
DEVELOPMENTS
TABLE 50 RECENT DEVELOPMENTS OF PHOTODIGM INC., 2014-2015
PRINCETON OPTRONICS INC.
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
STRATEGY
Introducing New Innovation through Technological Advances
DEVELOPMENTS
TABLE 51 RECENT DEVELOPMENTS OF PRINCETON OPTRONICS INC., 2015-JANUARY 2016
SACHER LASERTECHNIK GMBH
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
BUSINESS STRATEGY
Focusing on After-sales Service
SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC SA
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
STRATEGY
R&D Activities
Expansion through Strategic Acquisitions
Focus on Niche Markets
DEVELOPMENTS
TABLE 52 RECENT DEVELOPMENTS OF SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC, 2013-2014
SUMITOMO ELECTRIC INDUSTRIES LTD.
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
BUSINESS STRATEGY
Increasing Focus on R&D Initiatives
DEVELOPMENTS
TABLE 53 RECENT DEVELOPMENTS OF SUMITOMO ELECTRIC INDUSTRIES LTD., 2012-MARCH 2015
THORLABS INC.
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
STRATEGY
Expansion through Strategic Acquisition
DEVELOPMENTS
TABLE 54 RECENT DEVELOPMENTS OF THORLABS INC., 2012-2014
VIXAR INC.
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
STRATEGY
Leveraging R&D Activities across Different Products
Raising Funds Through Venture Capital Investment
DEVELOPMENTS
TABLE 55 RECENT DEVELOPMENTS OF VIXAR INC., 2012-2014

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