Complete Guide to the Nanotechnology & MEMS From Plunkett Research 2017

HOUSTON, Texas – Plunkett Research, Ltd. recently announced an important market research and competitive analysis report, Plunkett’s Nanotechnology & MEMS Almanac, 2017 edition. A complete market research report, including forecasts and market estimates, technologies analysis and developments at innovative firms.

Nanotechnology is a relatively new materials science that is slowly beginning to revolutionize many sectors of manufacturing. The long term outlook is exceptionally promising.  As of 2016, so much progress has been made in nanotech research and development that commercialization is accelerating broadly.

Key findings:

  • Plunkett Research lists top 250 companies in Nanotechnology & MEMS and names top trends changing the industry for the mid term.

Available Formats:

  • Printed Almanac: ISBN 978-1-62831-439-7 (Available Now)

  • E-book: 978-1-62831-764-0 (Available Now)

  • Online Subscription

Key Features Include:

  • Industry trends analysis, market data and competitive intelligence

  • Market forecasts and Industry Statistics

  • Industry Associations and Professional Societies List

  • In-Depth Profiles of hundreds of leading companies

  • Industry Glossary

  • Buyer may register for free access to search and export data at Plunkett Research Online

  • Link to our 5-minute video overview of this industr

Pages: 356             

Statistical Tables Provided: 9

Companies Profiled: 233

Geographic Focus: Global

Price: $349.99

Key Questions Answered Include:

  • How is the industry evolving? 

  • How is the industry being shaped by new technologies? 

  • How is demand growing in emerging markets and mature economies?

  • What is the size of the market now and in the future?

  • What are the financial results of the leading companies?

  • What are the names and titles of top executives?

  • What are the top companies and what are their revenues?

This feature-rich book covers competitive intelligence, market research and business analysis—everything you need to know about the nanotechnology & MEMS business including:

  1. Introduction to Nanotechnology & MEMS   

  2. Advances in Microscopes Enable Nanotechnology Research           

  3. Self-Assembly and Fabrication on the Atomic Level Enable Nanomanipulation      

  4. Innovations in Bucky Balls, Nanotubes, Single Wall Nanotubes (SWNTs) and Nanopores

Make Commercial Production a Reality

  1. Nanotechnology & MEMS Applications in Optics and Displays Lead to a Breakthrough in Wireless Device Screens

  2. Computer Chips with 7-Nanometer Density/Nanotechnology to Create Powerful Semiconductors with Advantages Over Silicon

  3. Nanotechnology and Memristors Hold the Keys to Ultradense Computer Memory           

  4. Nanotechnology Sees Applications in Fuel Cells and Solar Power/Micro Fuel Cells to

Power Mobile Devices

  1. Graphene Ushers in a New Era in Nanotechnology/Delivers Flexibility and Conductivity   

  2. Advances in Applications Are Made in MEMS

  3. Government and Private Nanotechnology Research Funding Is Substantial

  4. Nanotechnology Safety and Ethics Are a Major Concern

  5. 3-D Printing and Robotics Revolutionize Manufacture of Shoes and Fabrics

  6. Nanotechnology Has a Growing Role in Sports Equipment

  7. Nanotechnology Converges with Biotech

  8. Nanotechnology Makes Breakthroughs in Health Care

  9. The “Internet of Things” and M2M: Wireless Sensors to Boom, Aided by Nanotechnology

  10. Nanochemicals Deliver Advanced Coatings and Specialty Chemicals          

  11. HPTP Thermoplastics, Thermoset and Engineered Plastics Enable Advanced Products/Nanocomposites Offer the Ultimate in Advanced Materials        

  12. Nano Spacecraft Under Development           

Nanotechnology & MEMS Industry Statistics

  1. Nanotechnology & MEMS Industry Statistics and Market Size Overview    

  2. U.S. National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI) Budget: Fiscal Years 2015-2017      

  3. U.S. National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI) Budget History: Fiscal Years 2007-2015      

  4. U.S. National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI) Actual Agency Investments by Program

Component Area: 2015         

  1. U.S. National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI) Estimated Agency Investments by Program

Component Area: 2016         

  1. U.S. National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI) Proposed Agency Investments by Program

Component Area: 2017         

  1. U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF) Funding for National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI), by Field of Science & Program Component Area: Fiscal Years 2016-2018     

  2. U.S. National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI) Centers, Networks & User Facilities

  3. Total U.S. Nanotechnology Patents Granted per Year: 1994-2015   

Companies Mentioned Include:


  • Abbott Laboratories

  • Advanced Micro Devices Inc (AMD)

  • Affymetrix Inc

  • Agilent Technologies Inc

  • Air Products & Chemicals Inc


  • Albany Molecular Research Inc