UK Optical Sensors Market Report 2015 - Growth, Trends & Forecasts to 2020

Aug 31, 2015, 08:10 ET from Research and Markets

DUBLIN, Aug. 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "UK Optical Sensors Market - Growth, Trends & Forecasts (2014-2020)" report to their offering.

The UK Optical Sensors market is estimated at $1.02 billion by 2018 with a projected CAGR of 6.95% over the period 2014-2020

With quick paced innovative progression in the optics sensors business, market players have presented exceedingly power efficient optic sensors. The requirement for reliable sensors has obviously realized an adjustment in the materials and manufacturing procedures utilized. These patterns have achieved positive development in the business sector for optic sensors. The major drivers include the demand for power efficient smartphones and tablets, innovation in new generation LED lighting, demand for high end hospital imaging equipment, utilization of sensors in smart control system and factory automation, and an effort to ensure safety, performance in automotive sector.

Other than their utilization in LAN operations and the information transfers industry, the fiber optic sensors are additionally generally being used in the oil and gas industry, wind vitality era, country security operations, and brilliant structures.

A difficulty of all sensors is interference from multiple effects. A sensor intended to measure strain or pressure may be very temperature-sensitive. Intense R&D over the last five years to provide means for distinguishing between various effects has been conducted for optical sensors. Their high organization expenses remain an obstruction to development. Be that as it may, this situation could change as government subsidizing activities are boosting R&D in the fiber optics field.

The UK Optical Sensors Market is segmented on the basis of Type (Fiber Optics, Image, Position, Ambient Light and Proximity, Infrared), Application (Commercial, Consumer Electronics, Medical, Automotive, Industrial, Aerospace and Defense).

Companies Mentioned

  • Mouser Electronics
  • Sick Ag
  • Rockwell Automation
  • Honeywell
  • Eaton
  • Turck
  • Bosch
  • Atmel
  • St Microelectronics
  • Hitachi
  • Omnvision

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