Welcome!

News Feed Item

Smart Glass Opportunities in the Automotive Industry--2014

NEW YORK, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:

Smart Glass Opportunities in the Automotive Industry—2014
http://www.reportlinker.com/p02043257/Smart-Glass-Opportunities-in-the-Automotive-Industry—2014.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Glass_Manufacturing

SUMMARY

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the worldwide market for smart glass used in cars and trucks identifying the main opportunities that smart glass presents for glass and coatings makers as well as for the car firms themselves. In addition, the report includes an eight-year (volume and value) forecast of smart auto glass with breakouts by materials technology and functionality.

The report incorporates a technology assessment of the latest smart glass technologies for the automotive sector including self-tinting glass, self-cleaning glass, self-healing glass, and automotive display glass. Applications covered are windshields, mirrors, sunroofs, other automotive windows and dashboards. The report also discusses the glass-related opportunities that NanoMarkets sees emerging as the result of the latest trends in automotive infotainment systems.
This report pinpoints the main trends that will shape the revenue potential of smart auto glass in the next decade. Noting that many of the smart glass technologies used in cars and trucks have low performance and short lifetimes, this report analyzes how performance will be improved and how this can lead to enhanced revenue streams for the firms involved with smart auto glass, both as technology providers and as OEMs.

Finally, the report also discusses smart glass adoption strategies by the major automobile and light truck companies, along with the product, market and supply chain strategies of key firms that are shaping the market for smart auto.

Executive Summary
E.1 The Meanings and Locations of Smart Auto Glass
E.2 Four Key Drivers for the Use of Smart Glass in the Automotive Sector
E.2.1 Self-Tinting Glass in the Automotive Sector
E.2.2 PDLC Privacy Glass in the Automotive Sector
E.2.3 Smart Mirrors
E.2.4 Self-Cleaning Glass
E.2.5 Self-Healing Glass
E.2.6 Embedded Intelligence in Smart Auto Glass.
E.3 Six Companies that will Shape the Smart Auto Glass Business
E.4 Opportunities for Glass Makers
E.5 Opportunities for Specialty Chemical Companies
E.6 Summary of Eight-Year Forecasts for Smart Windows Materials

Chapter One: Introduction
1.1 Background to this Report
1.1.1 Automobiles, Glass and the Internet-of-Things
1.1.2 Environment, Fuel Efficiency and Smart Glass
1.1.3 Smart Glass, Comfort and Design Trends
1.2 Objectives and Scope of This Report
1.3 Methodology of this Report
1.4 Plan of this Report

Chapter Two: Assessment of Smart Glass Technologies for the Automotive Market
2.1 Forecasts and Forecasting Methodology
2.1.1 Scope of Forecasts
2.1.2 Data Sources
2.1.3 Alternative Scenarios and Market Risks
2.2 Strategic Role of Glass in the Automobile Industry
2.2.1 Growing Emphasis on Complex Glazing
2.3 Self-Tinting Windows and Window Film
2.3.1 Relationship to Retrofit Window Film Market
2.4 The Market for Electrochromic Glass in the Automotive Sector
2.4.1 Why Electrochromic Glass May Become More Common in the Automotive Sector
2.4.2 Suppliers of Electrochromic Windows for the Automotive Sector
2.4.3 Eight-Year Forecasts for Electrochromic Smart Windows in the Automotive Sector
2.4.4 Market Forecast and Supply Structure Analysis for Electrochromic Self-Dimming Auto Mirrors

2.5 Could SPD Dominate Auto Glass?
2.5.1 SPD Technology
2.5.2 SPD Customers in the Automotive Sector
2.5.3 Role of Research Frontiers
2.5.4 Eight-Year Forecasts of SPD Technology in the Automotive Sector
2.6 Thermochromic Glass in the Auto Industry
2.6.1 Eight-Year Forecasts of Thermochromic Technology in the Automotive Sector
2.7 Photochromic Glass in the Auto Industry
2.7.1 SWITCH Materials
2.7.2 Eight-Year Forecasts of Photochromic Technology in the Automotive Sector
2.8 PDLC and Privacy Glass in Autos
2.8.1 Eight-Year Forecasts of PDLC Technology in the Automotive Sector
2.9 Self-Cleaning Glass in the Automotive Sector
2.9.1 Self-Cleaning Glass Technology: Current State of the Art and Future Technology Directions
2.9.2 Actual and Potential Suppliers of Self-Cleaning Glass Technology
2.9.3 Eight-Year Forecasts of Self-Cleaning Automotive Glass
2.10 A Future for Self-Healing Glass in the Auto Industry?
2.10.1 Evolution of Self-Repairing Coatings
2.10.2 Firms Active in the Self-Healing/Self-Repairing Coating Sector
2.10.3 Eight-Year Forecasts of Self-Healing Automotive Glass
2.11 Markets for Auto Glass-Embedded Electronics
2.11.1 Heads-Up Displays in Windshields
2.11.2 Glass for Dashboards, Information Displays and Entertainment Features
2.11.3 Adding Photovoltaic Capability to Auto Windows
2.11.4 Eight-Year Forecasts of Device-Enabled Automotive Glass
2.12 Potential for Multi-Functional Glass
2.13 Summary of Eight-Year Forecasts of Smart Glass in Automotive Sector by Technology
2.14 Key Points from this Chapter

Chapter Three: Smart Glass in the Context of Auto motive Industry Structure and Developments
3.1 Current Industry Structure and Behavior: Implications for the Auto Glass Sector
3.1.1 Smart Glass and Existing Supply Structure for Auto Glass
3.1.2 Smart Glass and Auto Companies
3.1.3 Smart Glass and Vehicle Types
3.2 Smart Auto Glass and Current Design Trends
3.2.1 Smart Auto Glass May Have its Own Path for Environmental Considerations
3.2.2 Smart Auto Glass and Fuel Economy
3.2.3 High-SPF Glass as an Alternative to Self-Tinting Glass
3.2.4 Windshield and Sunroof Design
3.2.5 Trend Towards More Automotive Telematics May Mean New Kinds of Display Glass
3.3 Smart Auto Glass and Current Production Trends
3.4 Key Points from this Chapter

Acronyms and Abbreviations Used In this Report
About the Author

To order this report: Smart Glass Opportunities in the Automotive Industry—2014
http://www.reportlinker.com/p02043257/Smart-Glass-Opportunities-in-the-Automotive-Industry—2014.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Glass_Manufacturing

__________________________
Contact Clare: [email protected]
US: (339)-368-6001
Intl: +1 339-368-6001

SOURCE Reportlinker

More Stories By PR Newswire

Copyright © 2007 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of PRNewswire content is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of PRNewswire. PRNewswire shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

Latest Stories
The 19th International Cloud Expo has announced that its Call for Papers is open. Cloud Expo, to be held November 1-3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA, brings together Cloud Computing, Big Data, Internet of Things, DevOps, Digital Transformation, Microservices and WebRTC to one location. With cloud computing driving a higher percentage of enterprise IT budgets every year, it becomes increasingly important to plant your flag in this fast-expanding business opportuni...
Using new techniques of information modeling, indexing, and processing, new cloud-based systems can support cloud-based workloads previously not possible for high-throughput insurance, banking, and case-based applications. In his session at 18th Cloud Expo, John Newton, CTO, Founder and Chairman of Alfresco, described how to scale cloud-based content management repositories to store, manage, and retrieve billions of documents and related information with fast and linear scalability. He addres...
For basic one-to-one voice or video calling solutions, WebRTC has proven to be a very powerful technology. Although WebRTC’s core functionality is to provide secure, real-time p2p media streaming, leveraging native platform features and server-side components brings up new communication capabilities for web and native mobile applications, allowing for advanced multi-user use cases such as video broadcasting, conferencing, and media recording.
Data is the fuel that drives the machine learning algorithmic engines and ultimately provides the business value. In his session at Cloud Expo, Ed Featherston, a director and senior enterprise architect at Collaborative Consulting, will discuss the key considerations around quality, volume, timeliness, and pedigree that must be dealt with in order to properly fuel that engine.
Aspose.Total for .NET is the most complete package of all file format APIs for .NET as offered by Aspose. It empowers developers to create, edit, render, print and convert between a wide range of popular document formats within any .NET, C#, ASP.NET and VB.NET applications. Aspose compiles all .NET APIs on a daily basis to ensure that it contains the most up to date versions of each of Aspose .NET APIs. If a new .NET API or a new version of existing APIs is released during the subscription peri...
SYS-CON Events announced today that 910Telecom will exhibit at the 19th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on November 1–3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Housed in the classic Denver Gas & Electric Building, 910 15th St., 910Telecom is a carrier-neutral telecom hotel located in the heart of Denver. Adjacent to CenturyLink, AT&T, and Denver Main, 910Telecom offers connectivity to all major carriers, Internet service providers, Internet backbones and ...
DevOps at Cloud Expo, taking place Nov 1-3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA, is co-located with 19th Cloud Expo and will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world. The widespread success of cloud computing is driving the DevOps revolution in enterprise IT. Now as never before, development teams must communicate and collaborate in a dynamic, 24/7/365 environment. There is no time to wait for long dev...
Amazon has gradually rolled out parts of its IoT offerings in the last year, but these are just the tip of the iceberg. In addition to optimizing their back-end AWS offerings, Amazon is laying the ground work to be a major force in IoT – especially in the connected home and office. Amazon is extending its reach by building on its dominant Cloud IoT platform, its Dash Button strategy, recently announced Replenishment Services, the Echo/Alexa voice recognition control platform, the 6-7 strategic...
19th Cloud Expo, taking place November 1-3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA, will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world. Cloud computing is now being embraced by a majority of enterprises of all sizes. Yesterday's debate about public vs. private has transformed into the reality of hybrid cloud: a recent survey shows that 74% of enterprises have a hybrid cloud strategy. Meanwhile, 94% of enterpri...
Akana has announced the availability of version 8 of its API Management solution. The Akana Platform provides an end-to-end API Management solution for designing, implementing, securing, managing, monitoring, and publishing APIs. It is available as a SaaS platform, on-premises, and as a hybrid deployment. Version 8 introduces a lot of new functionality, all aimed at offering customers the richest API Management capabilities in a way that is easier than ever for API and app developers to use.
Personalization has long been the holy grail of marketing. Simply stated, communicate the most relevant offer to the right person and you will increase sales. To achieve this, you must understand the individual. Consequently, digital marketers developed many ways to gather and leverage customer information to deliver targeted experiences. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Lou Casal, Founder and Principal Consultant at Practicala, discussed how the Internet of Things (IoT) has accelerated our abil...
Kubernetes, Docker and containers are changing the world, and how companies are deploying their software and running their infrastructure. With the shift in how applications are built and deployed, new challenges must be solved. In his session at @DevOpsSummit at19th Cloud Expo, Sebastian Scheele, co-founder of Loodse, will discuss the implications of containerized applications/infrastructures and their impact on the enterprise. In a real world example based on Kubernetes, he will show how to ...
With so much going on in this space you could be forgiven for thinking you were always working with yesterday’s technologies. So much change, so quickly. What do you do if you have to build a solution from the ground up that is expected to live in the field for at least 5-10 years? This is the challenge we faced when we looked to refresh our existing 10-year-old custom hardware stack to measure the fullness of trash cans and compactors.
SYS-CON Events announced today that Isomorphic Software will exhibit at DevOps Summit at 19th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on November 1–3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Isomorphic Software provides the SmartClient HTML5/AJAX platform, the most advanced technology for building rich, cutting-edge enterprise web applications for desktop and mobile. SmartClient combines the productivity and performance of traditional desktop software with the simp...
The emerging Internet of Everything creates tremendous new opportunities for customer engagement and business model innovation. However, enterprises must overcome a number of critical challenges to bring these new solutions to market. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Michael Martin, CTO/CIO at nfrastructure, outlined these key challenges and recommended approaches for overcoming them to achieve speed and agility in the design, development and implementation of Internet of Everything solutions wi...