Electronics and Sensors

The Frost & Sullivan Electronics & Sensors group provides global market analysis and forecasts, insights into emerging technologies, current trends and challenges, and new opportunities to grow your business.
The electronics world is becoming smaller, more compact, sleeker, faster and price-competitive. The pervasiveness of electronics will continue to increase rapidly in walks of life whether medical, aerospace and defense, automotive and ever-present consumer electronics

  1. This issue of Microelectronics TOE covers recent developments in cognitive radio technologies. Innovations profiled include cognitive radio network with interference mitigation by xG Technology Inc., wideband RF front-end for cognitive radio systems by Aviacomm, intelligent algorithm for opportunistic spectrum utilization by Cognitive Radio Technol...

  2. 29 Dec 2016  |  Global

    Electronic Skin - Advancements and Emerging Opportunities

    Innovations in E-skin Create Opportunities in Healthcare, Consumer Electronics, and Robotics Sectors

    Electronic skin, otherwise known as e-skin or artificial skin is an ultrathin electronic material developed by integrating electronic devices on flexible and stretchable substrates. E-skin is an emerging and an advanced technology which is primarily intended for health monitoring and medical applications, such as measuring and sensing of internal v...

  3. 27 Dec 2016  |  Global

    Future Opportunites for 3D Integrated Circuits

    3D Stacked Memory and 3D MEMS Driving Opportunities in Consumer Electronics and Communication Markets

    3D Integrated Circuit technology enables the development of high performing microchips with small form factor and low-power consumption capability. With the growing demand for miniaturization in industries like consumer electronics and information and communication technology, 3D ICs are actively being considered as the ideal solution. The key requ...

  4. 22 Dec 2016  |  Global

    Innovations in Implantable Electronics

    Neurostimulation and Continuous Glucose Monitoring Drive Growth Opportunities for Implantable Electronics

    The technology and innovation study on implantable electronics captures active implantable medical devices used for support of debilitating function in the human body or to completely replace the function of the diseased organ. The segments covered include: cochlear implants, retinal implants, implantable continuous glucose monitoring (CGM), implan...

  5. 21 Dec 2016  |  Global

    Funding Analysis of Emerging Microelectronics Technologies

    VC Funding and Consumer Interest Generate Growth Opportunities for Wearables

    The objective of this research service is to cover the funding landscape of key emerging microelectronics technologies, viz., wearables, printed and flexible electronics, and brain-computer interface (BCI). Wearables have experienced a lot of interest from diverse fields and there have been a lot of developments worldwide. Various established compa...

  6. This issue of Microelectronics TOE covers recent developments in transistors. Innovations profiled include an ultralow-power transistor by the University of Cambridge, a gate-all-around nanowire transistor for space craft by Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, a fast silicon-based transistor by IHP GmbH, and transistors with improve...

  7. Semiconductors are the core for many emerging technologies such as electronic, photonic, or photovoltaic devices. Significant growth of these technologies creates a high demand for development of new semiconductors and improvement of existing ones. A major trend is not only in witnessed in developing new efficient semiconducting materials and also ...

  8. This issue of Microelectronics TOE covers recent developments in wireless intrabody communication technology. Innovations profiled include a communication system for wearable devices over body area network by the Seoul National University of Science and Technology, intrabody communication for audio system by Sony Corporation, a human body communica...

  9. This issue of Microelectronics TOE covers recent developments in visible light communication (VLC). Innovations profiled include modified light-emitting diode (LED) bulbs with position finding capability by Disney Research and ETH Zurich, an open-source VLC platform by IMDEA Networks Institute, VLC under low luminance conditions by Dartmouth Colleg...

  10. 29 Nov 2016  |  Global

    Opportunity Analysis of Sensors in Power Generation and Smart Grids

    Industry Requirements and IoT Drive Growth

    Sensors undertake multiple tasks in the power industry. They maintain equipment efficiency in power generation and speed up power flow in the transmission lines. Sensors ensure safety and generate alerts in case of any impending mishaps. Sensors play a vital role in monitoring the health of both the generating machinery and smart grid infrastructur...