Chapter One: Introduction
1.1 Background to this Report
1.2 Objectives and Scope of this Report
1.3 Methodology of this Report
1.4 Plan of this Report

Chapter Two: Metal Mesh Transparent Conductors—Technologies and Capabilities
2.1 How Does Metal Mesh Fit into the Transparent Conductor Market?
2.1.1 Growing Interest in Meshes
2.2 Comparison with Other Transparent Conductors
2.3 Key Advantages of Metal Meshes
2.4 Limitations of Metal Meshes
2.5 Silver or Copper?
2.6 The Future of Metal Meshes: Recent Developments
2.7 Key Points from This Chapter

Chapter Three: Applications and Markets for Metal Mesh Transparent Conductors
3.1 Touch: The Killer App
3.1.1 Transparent Conductor Makers May be Overestimating the Potential in the Touch Segment
3.1.2 Capacitive Touch Screens – Opportunities for Metal Mesh
3.1.3 Resistive Touch Screens – Opportunities for Metal Mesh
3.1.4 The Path Forward
3.2 Large Displays and OLED Lighting
3.2.1 Moving Toward Larger Panels
3.2.2 OLED Lighting
3.3.3 Why Metal Meshes?
3.3 Solar Panels
3.3.1 Thin Film PV – Opportunities for Metal Mesh
3.3.2 Organic and DSC PV – Opportunities for Metal Mesh
3.4 Combining Metal Meshes with ITO
3.5 Other Applications
3.5.1 EMI Shielding
3.5.2 Transparent Heating Films
3.6 Key Points from this Chapter


Chapter Four: Firms to Watch
4.1 3M (U.S.)
4.2 Atmel (U.S.)
4.3 Dai Nippon Printing (Japan)
4.4 Epigem (U.K.)
4.5 Fujifilm (Japan)
4.6 Gunze (Japan)
4.7 Hitachi Chemical (Japan)
4.8 JTOUCH Corporation (Taiwan)
4.9 Mirae Nanotech (Korea)
4.10 O-film Tech Co. (China)
4.11 PolyIC (Germany)
4.12 Rolith (U.S.)
4.13 Toppan (Japan)
4.14 UniPixel (U.S.)
4.15 Visual Planet (U.K.)
4.16 Young Fast (Taiwan)
4.17 Zytronic (U.S.)
4.18 Key Points from this Chapter

Chapter Five: Seven-Year Forecasts for Metal Meshes as Transparent Conductors
5.1 Forecasting Methodology
5.1.1 Assumptions About Materials Utilization, Wastage and Yields
5.1.2 Cost Assumptions
5.1.3 General Economic Assumptions
5.1.4 Sources of Data
5.2 Forecasts for Overall Transparent Conductor Market by Material Type and Application
5.3 Forecasts for Metal Meshes by Application
5.4 Key Points from this Chapter
Acronyms and Abbreviations Used In this Report
About the Authors

List of Exhibits

Exhibit 2-1: Comparison of Transparent Conductive Materials.
Exhibit 4-1: Materials and Properties of Metal Mesh Films by Supplier
Exhibit 5-1: Summary of Eight-Year Forecasts of Transparent Conductive Materials by Material Type ($ Millions)
Exhibit 5-2: Summary of Seven-Year Forecasts of Transparent Conductive Materials by Application ($ Millions)
Exhibit 5-3: Summary of Forecast of Metal Meshes by Application ($ Millions)
Exhibit 5-4: Forecast of Metal Meshes by Application – Volume and Value