Market Overview

Global Market for Smart Glass and Windows to 2030 -


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The Global Market for Smart Glass and Windows to 2030 provides
comprehensive analysis the latest innovations and products in Smart
Glass and Windows, developed by large companies and start-ups.

The smart glass and windows market is growing fast, and has been
installed in the commercial aircraft, automobiles and corporate
buildings of companies such as Google, Disney, Merck, eBay, Microsoft,
Progressive, IBM, Fox News etc.

Producers have raised over $1 billion in funding over the last few years
and the technology is gaining wider commercial traction, driven by
demands for privacy, adaptability, information, improved safety, energy
savings and living comfort. Despite a rise in market adoption, cost and
scalibility still remain general challenges for the smart glass industry

Commercial buildings are the main current market for smart glass, but is
also being increasingly adopted in residential.

There are three main types of technologies used in commercially
available smart glasses:

  • Chromic materials
  • Liquid crystals
  • Electrophoretic or suspended particle devices.

Main markets covered include:

  • Construction glass.
  • Residential and retail.
  • Aerospace/aircraft windows.
  • Automotive (mirrors, sunroods, glazing).

Other markets include:

  • Sunglasses and visors.
  • Displays.

Technologies covered in this report include:

Passive smart glass

  • Thermochromic
  • Photochromic.

Active smart glass

  • Electrochromic
  • Suspended particle device (SPD)
  • Polymer dispersed liquid crystal (PDLC).

Key Topics Covered:

1 Executive Summary

2 Research Methodology

3 Introduction

4 Electrochromic Smart Glass

5 Thermochromic Smart Glass

6 Suspended Particle Device (SPD) Smart Glass

7 Polymer Dispersed Liquid Crystal Smart Glass

8 Other Technologies

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