Surface analysis is a technique that provides a medium to correlate performance with thin film conformation. The analysis is used in the discovery of new materials and to enhance the performance of materials in use. Furthermore, these techniques back several sectors for acceleration of an innovative product. Surface analysis helps in the optimization of a new product, ensure packaging stability and even assess the quality of an existing manufacturing process.
Technological advancements have contributed to the growth of the surface analysis market. In addition, growing focus on nanotechnology is also driving the market worldwide. However, high cost of these instruments has hampered the growth of the market. Furthermore, implementation of heavy custom duty by the U.S. Government has also obstructed the progress of the surface analysis market. New application areas are expected to create greater growth opportunities. Conjunction of microscopy with spectroscopy would further keep the future of the market robust.
The surface analysis market is segmented based on instrumentation technology, end user, industry and geography. The instrumentation technologies assessed during the study are X-ray diffraction, microscopy, spectroscopy as well as surface analyzers. Key end users covered in the market research report includes Academic Institutes and Industries. Furthermore, industries discussed are Life Sciences Semiconductor and Polymers. Regions such as North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and LAMEA would witness major developments.
The key market players active in the surface analysis market are JEOL, Ltd., Shimadzu Corporation, Danaher Corporation, FEI Company, Olympus Corporation, Olympus Corporation, Nikon Corporation, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc., Bruker Corporation, Carl Zeiss AG and ULVAC-PHI, Inc.
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