Chapter 1: Introduction 1
Study Goals and Objectives 1
Reasons for Doing This Study 1
Scope of Report 2
Information Sources 2
Methodology 2
Geographic Breakdown 3
Analyst's Credentials 8
Related BCC Research Reports 8

Chapter 2: Summary and Highlights 10

Chapter 3: Market and Technology Background 14
Market Definition 14
Roadmap of Laser 14
Current Trends and Future Outlook 15
Demand for Accuracy and Precision 15
Lucrative opportunities in the untapped markets of Africa and South America 15
Military Modernization Programs 16
Missile Defense Initiatives Undertaken by Various Countries 16
Future Outlook and Expectations 17

Chapter 4: Market Breakdown by Type 20
Gas Lasers 21
Chemical Lasers 24
Excimer Lasers 27
Fiber Lasers 31
Solid State Lasers 34
Others 36

Chapter 5: Market Breakdown by Technology 41
Laser Altimeter 42
Laser Range Finder 45
LIDAR 48
Laser Weapon Technology (Directed-energy) 51
Others 55

Chapter 6: Market Breakdown by Application 60
Industrial 62
Defense 65
Research 70
Medical 72
Others 75

Chapter 7: Market Breakdown by Region 80
North America 81
Europe 86
Asia-Pacific 91
Rest of the World 96

Chapter 8: Patent Review 102
Major Patents 102
Military laser target board apparatus 102
Directed Fragmentation Weapon 102
Weapon and Weapon System Employing the Same 103
Airborne laser Weapon System 103
Dispersed Space Based Laser Weapon 104
Dispersed Space Based Laser Weapon and Power Generator 104
Directed-energy System and Weapon System 105
Energiewirksystem und Waffensystem 105
Laserbasierter Waffensimulator und Verfahren zum energiesparenden Betreiben eines laserbasierten Waffensimulators 106
Laser-Based Weapon Simulator Comprising a Laser Assembly 106
Patent Review by Year 107
Patent Review by Region 108

Chapter 9: Market Share Analysis 110
Company Market Share Analysis 110

Chapter 10: Company Profiles 113
Appendix 126
Competition 126
Substitutes 126
Supplier Influence 126
Buyer Influence 127

About BCC Research 128
About BCC Research 129
BCC Membership 129
BCC Custom Research 129

List of Tables
Summary Table: Global Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by Application, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 11
Table 1 Key Trends in Directed-energy and Military Laser Market 17
Table 2 Global Market Share for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by Type, 2016 (%) 20
Table 3 Global Market for Gas Lasers, by Application, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 22
Table 4 Global Market for Gas Lasers, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 23
Table 5 Global Market for Chemical Lasers, by Application, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 25
Table 6 Global Market for Chemical Lasers, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 26
Table 7 Global Market for Excimer Lasers, by Application, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 28
Table 8 Global Market for Excimer Lasers, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 30
Table 9 Global Market for Fiber Lasers, by Application, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 31
Table 10 Global Market for Fiber Lasers, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 33
Table 11 Global Market for Solid State Lasers, by Application, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 34
Table 12 Global Market for Solid-State Lasers, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 35
Table 13 Global Market for Other Lasers, by Application, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 37
Table 14 Global Market for Other Lasers, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 38
Table 15 Global Market Share for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by Technology, 2016 (%) 41
Table 16 Global Market for Laser Altimeters, by Application, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 43
Table 17 Global Market for Laser Altimeters, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 44
Table 18 Global Market for Laser Range Finders, by Application, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 46
Table 19 Global Market for Laser Range Finders, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 47
Table 20 Global Market for LIDAR, by Application, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 49
Table 21 Global Market for LIDAR, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 50
Table 22 Global Market for Laser Weapons (Directed-energy), by Technology, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 52
Table 23 Global Market for Laser Weapon Technology (Directed-energy), by Application, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 53
Table 24 Global Market for Laser Weapon Technology (Directed-energy), by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 54
Table 25 Global Market for Others, by Application, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 56
Table 26 Global Market for Others, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 57
Table 27 Global Market Share for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by Application, 2016 (%) 61
Table 28 Global Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers in Industrial Applications, by Type, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 63
Table 29 Global Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers in Industrial Applications, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 64
Table 30 Global Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers in Defense Applications, by Platform, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 66
Table 31 Global Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers in Defense Applications, by Weapon Type, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 67
Table 32 Global Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers in Defense Applications, by Type, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 67
Table 33 Global Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers in Industrial Applications, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 69
Table 34 Global Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers in Research Applications, by Type, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 70
Table 35 Global Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers in Research Applications, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 71
Table 36 Global Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers in Medical Applications, by Type, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 73
Table 37 Global Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers in Medical Applications, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 74
Table 38 Global Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers in Other Applications, by Type, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 76
Table 39 Global Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers in Other Applications, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 77
Table 40 Global Market Share for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by Region, 2017 (%) 80
Table 41 North American Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by Type, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 81
Table 42 North American Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by Application, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 82
Table 43 North American Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers in Defense, by Platform Type, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 82
Table 44 North American Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers in Defense, by Lethality, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 83
Table 45 North American Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by Technology, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 83
Table 46 North American Market for Directed-energy and Military Laser Weapons, by Technology, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 84
Table 47 North American Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by End-use, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 84
Table 48 North American Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by Country, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 85
Table 49 European Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by Type, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 86
Table 50 European Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by Application, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 87
Table 51 European Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers in Defense, by Platform Type, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 87
Table 52 European Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers in Defense, by Lethality, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 88
Table 53 European Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by Technology, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 88
Table 54 European Market for Directed-energy and Military Laser Weapons, by Technology, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 89
Table 55 European Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by End Use, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 89
Table 56 European Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by Country, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 90
Table 57 Asia-Pacific Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by Type, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 91
Table 58 Asia-Pacific Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by Application, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 92
Table 59 Asia-Pacific Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers in Defense, by Platform Type, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 92
Table 60 Asia-Pacific Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers in Defense, by Lethality, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 93
Table 61 Asia-Pacific Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by Technology, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 93
Table 62 Asia-Pacific Market for Directed-energy and Military Laser Weapons, by Technology, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 94
Table 63 Asia-Pacific Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by End Use, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 94
Table 64 Asia-Pacific Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by Country, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 95
Table 65 Rest of the World Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by Type, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 96
Table 66 Rest of the World Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by Application, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 97
Table 67 Rest of the World Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers in Defense, by Platform Type, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 97
Table 68 Rest of the World Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers in Defense, by Lethality, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 98
Table 69 Rest of the World Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by Technology, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 98
Table 70 Rest of the World Market for Directed-energy and Military Laser Weapons, by Technology, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 99
Table 71 Rest of the World Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by End Use, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 99
Table 72 Rest of the World Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by Sub-Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 100
Table 73 Patents Filed in Directed-energy and Military Weapons Market, by Region, 2012-2016 108
Table 74 Global Market share for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, 2017 (%) 110

List of Figures
Summary Figure: Global Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by Application, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 11
Figure 1 Global Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by Type, 2016 (%) 21
Figure 2 Global Market for Gas Lasers, by Application, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 22
Figure 3 Global Market for Gas Lasers, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 24
Figure 4 Global Market for Chemical Lasers, by Application, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 25
Figure 5 Global Market for Chemical Lasers, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 27
Figure 6 Global Market for Excimer Lasers, by Application, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 29
Figure 7 Global Market for Excimer Lasers, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 30
Figure 8 Global Market for Fiber Lasers, by Application, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 32
Figure 9 Global Market for Fiber Lasers, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 33
Figure 10 Global Market for Solid State Lasers, by Application, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 35
Figure 11 Global Market for Solid-State Lasers, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 36
Figure 12 Global Market for Other Lasers, by Application, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 37
Figure 13 Global Market for Other Lasers, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 39
Figure 14 Global Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by Technology, 2016 (%) 42
Figure 15 Global Market for Laser Altimeters, by Application, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 43
Figure 16 Global Market for Laser Altimeters, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 45
Figure 17 Global Market for Laser Range Finders, by Application, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 47
Figure 18 Global Market for Laser Range Finders, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 48
Figure 19 Global Market for LIDAR, by Application, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 50
Figure 20 Global Market for LIDAR, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 51
Figure 21 Global Market for Laser Weapon Technology (Directed-energy), by Application, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 54
Figure 22 Global Market for Laser Weapon Technology (Directed-energy), by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 55
Figure 23 Global Market for Others, by Application, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 56
Figure 24 Global Market for Others, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 57
Figure 25 Global Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by Application, 2016 (%) 61
Figure 26 Global Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers in Industrial Applications, by Type, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 63
Figure 27 Global Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers for Industrial Applications, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 65
Figure 28 Global Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers in Defense Applications, by Type, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 68
Figure 29 Global Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers for Defense Applications, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 69
Figure 30 Global Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers in Research Applications, by Type, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 71
Figure 31 Global Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers for Research Applications, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 72
Figure 32 Global Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers in Medical Applications, by Type, 2016- 2022 ($ Millions) 73
Figure 33 Global Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers for Medical Applications, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 75
Figure 34 Global Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers in Other Applications, by Type, 2016- 2022 ($ Millions) 76
Figure 35 Global Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers for Other Applications, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 78
Figure 36 Global Market for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, by Region, 2017 (%) 80
Figure 37 Patents Filed in Directed-energy and Military Lasers Market, 2012-2016 107
Figure 38 Patents Filed in Global Market for Directed-Energy and Military Lasers Market, by Region, 2012-2016 108
Figure 39 Global Market Share for Directed-energy and Military Lasers, 2017 (%*) 111