2016 Top Technologies in Microelectronics 

2016 Top Technologies in Microelectronics 

  • May 2016 •
  • 93 pages •
  • Report ID: 3832465 •
  • Format: PDF
2016 Top Technologies in Microelectronics : Microelectronics technologies that have the highest impact in 2016

Microelectronics sector is constantly driven by the need for efficient, low power, small footprint, and low cost devices. Emergence of innovative technologies from start-ups and strong competition are forcing manufacturers to constantly innovate and assess business opportunities. Advanced electronic technologies support concepts such as Internet of Things, smart homes, smart cities, and convergence, thereby opening up opportunities for new product development, new markets, business models, and services.

The technology and innovation report covers the top 10 microelectronics technologies that will have highest impact in the near- and medium-term. Key technologies in the cluster were evaluated to arrive at the top 10 technologies for 2016. The technologies were selected after critical evaluation of an exhaustive list of technologies using TechVision's proprietary selection methodology. The report assesses technologies from various aspects such as patents, funding, applications, megatrend impact, disruptiveness and market potential. The top 10 technologies covered in this report are wearables, OLED Lighting, silicon carbide electronics, transparent electronics, rapid charging, smart antenna, wireless charging, visible light communication, smart lighting and millimeter wave.