By Cameron Chai
Research and Markets, the company providing market research solutions, has included the book titled, "Plunkett's Nanotechnology & MEMS Industry Almanac 2012: Nanotechnology & MEMS Industry Market Research, Statistics, Trends & Leading Companies" to their product catalog.
The book is published by Plunkett Research. It includes a market research report on the nanotechnology and MEMS industry and presents market forecasts and estimates. The innovative developments at organizations operating within the industry are included in the report. The report also offers an analysis of the technologies employed in the industry.
The book commences with an introduction to MEMS and nanotechnology with a brief outline of the history of nanotechnology. The scope of the report is the global market for MEMS and nanotechnology. The report examines size of the market and the rising demand in both developed and emerging economies. The report provides eight tables highlighting the statistics pertaining to the MEMS and nanotechnology industry. A total of 279 companies operating in the industry are profiled in the report. The important financial parameters of the top companies in MEMS and nanotechnology are presented in this report. The section on the major trends impacting the field of MEMS and nanotechnology commences with the invention of nanotubes and bucky balls and moves on to the potential of graphene and describes the application of nanotechnology in diverse fields such as alternative energy, healthcare, electronics, coatings, communication and textiles. The report also touches upon the ethics and safety aspects of nanotechnology. An industry glossary listing out the names, addresses, phone numbers and websites of MEMS and nanotechnology companies is featured.