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New Report Analyzes Market Opportunities for Quantum Dots in Lighting and Displays

Published on October 24, 2013 at 6:24 AM

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Market Opportunities for Quantum Dots in Lighting and Displays 2013" report to their offering.

This new report provides an in depth market analysis of the opportunities emerging within the field of quantum dots (QDs), examining the latest products, strategies and technical developments in electronics applications for these emerging materials. Within the report we assess how QDs are likely to penetrate addressable markets in lighting and display applications and along what time horizon. We also examine the technology hurdles facing QDs broader adoption and how the industry will resolve them. The report also evaluates the potential of QDs vs competing technologies and provides NanoMarkets opinions on how well QDs will fare.

The report also includes Nanomarkets' assessments of the strategies of leading firms active in the QD space with attention paid as to which are the companies to watch in the market. In addition, detailed and granular forecasts of QD shipments in volume and value terms and by application will be provided.

Key Topics Covered:

Executive Summary

E.1 Key Opportunities for Quantum Dots

E.1.1 Display Backlighting

E.1.2 Direct-Emission QD Displays

E.1.3 QD Lighting

E.2 Key QD Material Suppliers to Watch

E.3 QD Display and Lighting Roadmaps

E.4 Summary of Eight-Year Forecasts of QDs in Lighting and Displays

Chapter One: Introduction

1.1 Quantum Dots: The Key Markets

1.1.1 QD TVs Emerge, While QD-Based Smartphones and Laptops Have Yet to Gain Commercial Acceptance

1.1.2 QD-Based Solid-State Lighting on the Verge of Commercialization, but Little Impact in Other Lighting Categories

1.1.3 QD Material Suppliers Likely to Benefit in the Mid-Term

1.1.4 Technology Gaps in Current-Generation QD Materials

Chapter Two: Quantum Dot Technology Trends Impacting the Lighting and Display Markets

2.1 Important Performance Trends

2.1.1 Color Range

2.1.2 Power Consumption

2.1.3 Lifetime

2.2 Materials Options and Long-Term Materials Trends for Commercial QD Products

2.2.1 Alleviating the Shortage of QD Materials

2.2.2 Lower-Cost Fabrication Approaches for QDs

2.3 Regulations and the Environment

2.3.1 Environmental Issues and the Potential Toxicity of QDs

2.3.2 Regulatory Hurdles

Chapter Three: Applications for Quantum Dots in Displays and Lighting

3.1 Display Applications for QDs

3.1.1 Key Factors Promoting and Retarding the Use of QDs in Displays

3.1.2 QD-Enhanced LED Display Backlighting

3.1.3 Complete Replacement of LEDs in TV/Monitor Backlighting

3.1.4 How will QDs Compete with OLEDs in the Display Space

3.1.5 QD Displays in the Mobile Display Space?

3.1.6 Potential Uses for QDs in Flexible Displays

3.2 Lighting Applications for QDs

3.2.1 Can QDs Make Lighting More Energy Efficient?

3.2.2 Will QDs be Used in Smart Lighting to Enhance Mood, Health, and Job Performance?

3.2.3 QDs in the LED Phosphor Sector

3.2.4 How will QDs Compete with OLED Lighting?

Chapter Four: Eight-Year Forecasts of Quantum Dots in Displays and Lighting

4.1 Forecasting Methodology and Objectives

4.1.1 Scope of the Forecast

4.1.2 Pricing Assumptions

4.1.3 Other Assumptions

4.1.4 Alternative Scenarios

4.2 Forecasts for QDs in Displays by Display Type

4.2.1 QD-Backlit LCD Televisions

4.2.2 Other QD-Backlit Displays

4.2.3 Direct-Emission QD Displays

4.2.4 Other Types of QD Displays

4.3 Forecasts for QDs in Lighting by Lighting Type

4.3.1 Energy-Efficient Lighting

4.3.2 Mood-, Health- and Performance-Enhancing Lighting

4.4 Summary Forecasts for QDs in Display and Lighting Applications

4.5 Eight Year Forecast of QD-Enhanced Products

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