This report provides:
- An overview of the global market for microscopes and accessories, with coverage of optical (light) microscopes, electron microscopes, scanning probe microscopes, and other types (e.g., focused ion beam, confocal).
- Analyses of global market trends, with data from 2014, estimates for 2015, and projections of CAGRs through 2020.
- Definitions and a brief history of microscopy.
- Examination of microscope technologies.
- Patent analysis.
- Discussion of trends by type of instrument, end-user segment, and geographical region.
- A look at the industry structure, including company size and financial performance, ownership, and market shares.