X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy market Outlook - 2027
X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS) also known as Electron Spectroscopy for Chemical Analysis (ESCA) is the most widely used surface analysis technique because it can be applied to a broad range of materials and provides valuable quantitative and chemical state information from the surface of the material being studied. The average depth of analysis for an XPS measurement is approximately 5 nm. XPS is typically accomplished by exciting a samples surface with mono-energetic Al kα x-rays causing photoelectrons to be emitted from the sample surface. An electron energy analyzer is used to measure the energy of the emitted photoelectrons. From the binding energy and intensity of a photoelectron peak, the elemental identity, chemical state, and quantity of a detected element can be determined. XPS is an elemental analysis technique that is unique in providing chemical state information of the detected elements, such as distinguishing between sulphate and sulphide forms of the element sulphur. XPS is prominent in its popularity, versatility, and utility compared with many other techniques.
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Increase in geriatric population:
Growing rate of geriatric population is another significant factor contributing to the growth of the X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy Market. The elderly population is more prone to health problems such as arthritis, cataracts, cancer, dementia and CVDs among others, which requires continuing medical care, thereby driving vast demand for elderly health facilities. According to W.H.O., the world’s geriatric population, aged 60 years and older, is estimated to reach 2 Billion by 2050 from 900 million in 2015. These statistics are predicted to drive significant demand for old age nursing and homecare facilities, which is further estimated to drive notable opportunities in the global X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy Market over the forecast period i.e.. Moreover, various health initiatives to provide efficient prevention and control interventions to bring down growing rate of health problems around the globe is contributing significantly to the growth of the market.
Technological advancement providing surface study:
X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy technique studies the surface sample without destroying the surface. X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy is a useful technique to quantify the compositions of ultrathin layers of sample surfaces. Hence, X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy is vital for studying the interfacial phenomena at the borders of solids and gas. X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy market limitation is that it analyses only the surface chemistry of samples. X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy gauges the electrons ejected by surface of topmost layers of samples. X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy detects elements with atomic number of 3 and above only. X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy is unable to detect hydrogen or helium easily. X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy detection limits are in the range of parts per thousand and detection limit of parts per million range for X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy requires special conditions and arrangements.
Quantitative analysis of solution species
X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy (XPS), which intrinsically requires vacuum, was used to characterize chemical species in a liquid using laboratory XPS apparatus equipped with a conventional Al-Kα source and an environmental cell with an ultra-thin silicon nitride membrane as a quasi-transparent window for the transmission of X-rays and photoelectrons. Aqueous solutions of cesium chloride at different concentrations were encapsulated in the cells, and the membrane in contact with the solution was irradiated with X-rays to collect the photoelectrons emitted from the chemical species in a liquid through the membrane. Cs 4d photoelectron peaks were observed, and the peak intensity increased proportionally with the concentration. Thus, the quantitative analysis of solution species by this method is demonstrated.
Polyaniline (PAN) and polypyrrole (PPY) were analyzed by X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy (XPS) and bulk analytical techniques. A systematic comparison of the results was carried out to determine the effects of anion size, synthesis methods, and the nature of the polymer (powder or film) on the variation between the surface and bulk compositions. Good agreement between the XPS and bulk analytical results is generally obtained for chemically synthesized polyaniline (in powder form). However, these two methods may give substantial discrepancies in the analysis of anion concentration in as-cast polyaniline base films subjected to re-doping by acids. Such discrepancies are also found in the analysis of as-synthesized polypyrrole doped by large anions and polypyrrole base films and powders after re-doping by acids. In these cases the XPS technique tends to give anion concentrations that are significantly higher than the bulk values. In some of these cases the high surface anion concentration supports a high proportion of positively charged nitrogen’s (>50% for polyaniline, >30% for polypyrrole), which must involve the protonation of some amine units in addition to all of the imine units. However, in actuality, the re-doping process can only replenish the anions to less than half of the original bulk concentration in polypyrrole.
The North America market accounts for highest share in the global market in terms of revenue and is expected to maintain its dominance over the forecast period. Increasing adoption for x-ray photoelectron spectroscopy technique for medical research and drug safety, presence of major players, and early adoption of technology are major factors driving growth of the North America X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy market. The Europe Market accounts for considerable share in terms of revenue in the global market. The Europe X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy market is expected to witness significant growth. The Asia Pacific market is expected to witness highest growth in the global market. Opportunities in untapped economies and rapid development in healthcare and automotive sector in countries in this region are major factors driving growth of the Asia Pacific X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy market.
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Key Market Players
ESKO, V G Scienta, JEOL Group, Boston Scientific, Inc, B Braun, Evans Analytical Group, Intertek Group plc, Kratos Analytical, Thermo Fisher Scientific