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2015 Top Technologies in Advanced Manufacturing and Automation (Technical Insights)

2015 Top Technologies in Advanced Manufacturing and Automation (Technical Insights)

Historic, Current, and Future Trends

Past

Conventional manfuacturing technologies, such as molding and welding were used on a large scale.

There was not much of importance for lightweighting of parts.

No stringent government policies for innovative technolgies to be adopted on a large scale by a wide range of industry sectors.

Manufacturing or production used to have long lead time

Present

At present, there is a need for lighweighting of parts in order to reduce the carbon footprint.

Rapid prototyping is being used on a large scale not only for prototypes but also for manufacturing of actual products.

With the convergence of IoT, digitial manufacturing is closer to commercialization.

Future

Digital manufacturing will be the future of the manufacturing industry.

The use of robots is expected to be on a large scale.

Productivity and efficiency would be drastically improved with the commercialization of digital manufacturing.

3D printing is expected to be adopted on a large scale by more industry sectors for a wide range of application sectors.

About this report

The research service delves deeper into advanced manufacturing and automation technologies from various technology and market attractiveness metrics such as patent, funding, market potential, applications impact, regional adoption, innovation landscape, roadmap and disruptiveness potential. Technologies covered in this report include: 3D printing, multi material joining technologies, composites manufacturing, micro- and nano- manufacturing, atomic layer deposition, digital manufacturing, agile robots, advanced lithography and magnetic levitation.


  • Executive Summary
    • Key Findings
    • 2015 Technologies in Advanced Manufacturing and Automation
    • Top 50 Technologies for 2015-Selection Methodology
    • Top 10 Technologies in Advanced Manufacturing and Automation Cluster
  • Trend Assessment
    • 2013 & 2014 Top Technologies in Advanced Manufacturing and Automation Cluster
    • Historic, Current, and Future Trends
    • Key Challenges in Advanced Manufacturing and Automation Cluster
  • Top 10 Advanced Manufacturing and Automation Technologies-Deep Dive Analysis
    • 3D Printing - Redefining manufacturing - Build your dream models
      • 3D Printing - Technology Attractiveness Dashboard
      • Technology Significance
      • Global Patent Publishing Trends, 2012-2014
      • Competitive Benchmarking of Top Patent Holders
      • Global Patents per Source Jurisdiction (Top 20 Patent Offices), 2012-2014
      • Funding Trends
      • Applications/Industry Impact
      • Global Adoption Footprint
      • Innovation Ecosystem
      • Innovators Profiles & Key Initiatives
      • Key Collaborative Initiatives
      • Factors Influencing Adoption-Drivers & Challenges
      • Global Market Potential-Revenue Forecast
      • Roadmap-Future Outlook & Growth Opportunities
    • Multimaterial Joining Technologies - Transforming automotive parts manufacturing
      • Multimaterial Joining Technologies-Technology Attractiveness Dashboard
      • Technology Significance
      • Global Patent Publishing Trends, 2012-2014
      • Competitive Benchmarking of Top Patent Holders
      • Global Patents per Source Jurisdiction (Top 20 Patent Offices) 2012-2014
      • Funding Trends
      • Applications/Industry Impact
      • Global Adoption Footprint
      • Innovators Profile & Key Initiatives
      • Key Collaborative Initiatives
      • Factors Influencing Adoption-Drivers & Challenges
      • Global Market Potential-Revenue Forecast
      • Roadmap-Future Outlook & Growth Opportunities
    • Composites Manufacturing - Creating environmental friendly products
      • Composites Manufacturing-Technology Attractiveness Dashboard
      • Technology Significance
      • Global Patent Publishing Trends, 2012-2014
      • Competitive Benchmarking of Top Patent Holders
      • Global Patents per Source Jurisdiction (Top 20 Patent Offices), 2012-2014
      • Funding Trends
      • Applications/Industry Impact
      • Global Adoption Footprint
      • Innovation Ecosystem
      • Innovators Profile & Key Initiatives
      • Key Collaborative Initiatives
      • Factors Influencing Adoption-Drivers & Challenges
      • Global Market Potential-Revenue Forecast
      • Roadmap-Future Outlook & Growth Opportunities
    • Atomic Layer Deposition - Thin film deposition enabling creation of competitive products
      • Atomic Layer Deposition-Technology Attractiveness Dashboard
      • Technology Snapshot
      • Global Patent Publishing Trends, 2012-2014
      • Competitive Benchmarking of Top Patent Holders
      • Global Patents per Source Jurisdiction (Top 20 Patent Offices), 2012-2014
      • Funding Trends
      • Applications/Industry Impact
      • Global Adoption Footprint
      • Innovation Ecosystem
      • Innovators Profile & Key Initiatives
      • Key Collaborative Initiatives
      • Factors Influencing Adoption-Drivers & Challenges
      • Global Market Potential-Revenue Forecast
      • Roadmap-Future Outlook & Growth Opportunities
    • Nanomanufacturing - Size is not the constrain!
      • Nanomanufacturing-Technology Attractiveness Dashboard
      • Technology Significance
      • Global Patent Publishing Trends, 2012-2014
      • Competitive Benchmarking of Top Patent Holders
      • Global Patents per Source Jurisdiction (Top 20 Patent Offices), 2012-2014
      • Funding Trends
      • Applications/Industry Impact
      • Global Adoption Footprint
      • Innovation Ecosystem
      • Innovators Profile & Key Initiatives
      • Key Collaborative Initiatives
      • Factors Influencing Adoption-Drivers & Challenges
      • Global Market Potential-Revenue Forecast
      • Roadmap-Future Outlook & Growth Opportunities
    • Digital Manufacturing - Smart Factories of the Future
      • Digital Manufacturing-Technology Attractiveness Dashboard
      • Technology Snapshot
      • Global Patent Publishing Trends, 2012-2014
      • Competitive Benchmarking of Top Patent Holders
      • Global Patents per Source Jurisdiction (Top 20 Patent Offices), 2012-2014
      • Funding Trends
      • Applications/Industry Impact
      • Global Adoption Footprint
      • Innovation Ecosystem
      • Innovators Profile & Key Initiatives
      • Key Collaborative Initiatives
      • Factors Influencing Adoption-Drivers & Challenges
      • Global Market Potential-Revenue Forecast
      • Roadmap-Future Outlook & Growth Opportunities
    • Micromanufacturing - Manufacturing semiconductor devices at micro-scale
      • Micro manufacturing-Technology Attractiveness Dashboard
      • Technology Significance
      • Global Patent Publishing Trends, 2012-2014
      • Competitive Benchmarking of Top Patent Holders
      • Global Patents per Source Jurisdiction (Top 20 Patent Offices), 2012-2014
      • Funding Trends
      • Applications/Industry Impact
      • Global Adoption Footprint
      • Innovation Ecosystem
      • Innovators Profile & Key Initiatives
      • Key Collaborative Initiatives
      • Factors Influencing Adoption-Drivers & Challenges
      • Global Market Potential-Revenue Forecast
      • Roadmap-Future Outlook & Growth Opportunities
    • Agile Robots - Creating a paradigm shift in collaborative work force of the future
      • Agile Robots-Technology Attractiveness Dashboard
      • Technology Significance
      • Global Patent Publishing Trends, 2012-2014
      • Competitive Benchmarking of Top Patent Holders
      • Global Patents per Source Jurisdiction (Top 20 Patent Offices), 2012-2014
      • Funding Trends
      • Industry Impact
      • Global Adoption Footprint
      • Innovation Ecosystem
      • Innovators Profile & Key Initiatives
      • Key Collaborative Initiatives
      • Factors Influencing Adoption-Drivers & Challenges
      • Global Market Potential-Revenue Forecast
      • Roadmap-Future Outlook and Growth Opportunities
    • Advanced Lithography - Manufacturing next-gen electronics
      • Advanced Lithography-Technology Attractiveness Dashboard
      • Technology Significance
      • Global Patent Publishing Trends, 2012-2014
      • Competitive Benchmarking of Top Patent Holders
      • Global Patents per Source Jurisdiction (Top 20 Patent Offices), 2012-2014
      • Funding Trends
      • Applications/Industry Impact
      • Global Adoption Footprint
      • Innovation Ecosystem
      • Innovators Profile & Key Initiatives
      • Key Collaborative Initiatives
      • Factors Influencing Adoption-Drivers & Challenges
      • Global Market Potential-Revenue Forecast
      • Roadmap-Future Outlook & Growth Opportunities
    • Magnetic Levitation - High-speed transportation
      • Magnetic Levitation-Technology Attractiveness Dashboard
      • Technology Significance
      • Global Patent Publishing Trends, 2012-2014
      • Competitive Benchmarking of Top Patent Holders
      • Global Patents per Source Jurisdiction (Top 20 Patent Offices), 2012-2014
      • Funding Trends
      • Applications/Industry Impact
      • Global Adoption Footprint
      • Innovators Profile & Key Initiatives
      • Key Collaborative Initiatives
      • Factors Influencing Adoption-Drivers & Challenges
      • Global Market Potential-Revenue Forecast
      • Roadmap-Future Outlook & Growth Opportunities

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