1 INTRODUCTION 35
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 35
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 35
1.2.1 MARKET SEGMENTATION 36
1.2.2 REGIONAL SCOPE 36
1.2.3 YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY 37
1.3 CURRENCY & PRICING 37
1.4 USD EXCHANGE RATES 37
1.5 LIMITATIONS 38
1.6 INCLUSIONS & EXCLUSIONS 38
1.7 MARKET STAKEHOLDERS 38
1.8 SUMMARY OF CHANGES 39

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 40
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 40
FIGURE 1 RESEARCH PROCESS FLOW 40
FIGURE 2 RESEARCH DESIGN 41
2.1.1 SECONDARY DATA 41
2.1.1.1 Key data from secondary sources 42
2.1.2 PRIMARY DATA 42
2.1.2.1 Key data from primary sources 42
2.1.2.2 Breakdown of primaries 43
FIGURE 3 BREAK DOWN OF PRIMARY INTERVIEWS: BY COMPANY TYPE, DESIGNATION, & REGION 43
2.1.2.3 Primary details 44
2.2 FACTOR ANALYSIS 44
2.2.1 INTRODUCTION 44
2.2.2 DEMAND-SIDE INDICATORS 44
2.2.2.1 Increase in military spending of emerging countries 44
2.2.2.2 Growth of military expenditure on the directed energy weapons market 45
FIGURE 4 MILITARY EXPENDITURE, 2019-2020 45
2.2.2.3 Rising incidences of regional disputes, terrorism, and political conflicts 45
FIGURE 5 NUMBER OF TERRORIST ATTACKS IN 2019, BY COUNTRY 46
2.2.3 SUPPLY-SIDE INDICATORS 46
2.2.3.1 Major US defense contractors financial trend 46
2.3 RESEARCH APPROACH & METHODOLOGY 47
2.3.1 BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 47
2.3.1.1 Market Size estimation 47
2.3.1.2 Directed energy weapons market research methodology 48
FIGURE 6 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 48
FIGURE 7 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION METHODOLOGY: BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 48
2.3.1.3 COVID-19 impact on directed energy weapons market 48
2.3.2 TOP-DOWN APPROACH 49
FIGURE 8 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION METHODOLOGY: TOP-DOWN APPROACH 49
2.4 MARKET TRIANGULATION 50
2.4.1 TRIANGULATION THROUGH SECONDARY 50
FIGURE 9 DATA TRIANGULATION 50
2.5 RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS 51
FIGURE 10 ASSUMPTIONS FOR THE RESEARCH STUDY ON THE DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET 51
2.6 RISK ANALYSIS 51

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 52
FIGURE 11 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2021 & 2026 (USD MILLION) 53
FIGURE 12 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2021 & 2026 (USD MILLION) 53
FIGURE 13 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY REGION 54

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 55
4.1 ATTRACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES IN THE DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET 55
FIGURE 14 INCREASING TERRORIST THREATS AND HIGHLY DISPUTED BORDERS ARE EXPECTED TO DRIVE THE MARKET 55
4.2 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT 55
FIGURE 15 LETHAL WEAPONS SEGMENT PROJECTED TO LEAD DURING FORECAST PERIOD 55
4.3 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY RANGE 56
FIGURE 16 MORE THAN 1 KM SEGMENT PROJECTED TO LEAD DURING FORECAST PERIOD 56
4.4 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY 56
FIGURE 17 ELECTROMAGNETIC WEAPON SEGMENT TO GROW AT HIGHEST CAGR DURING FORECAST PERIOD 56

5 MARKET OVERVIEW 57
5.1 INTRODUCTION 57
5.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 58
FIGURE 18 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET: DRIVERS, RESTRAINTS, OPPORTUNITIES, AND CHALLENGES 58
5.2.1 DRIVERS 58
5.2.1.1 Increased demand in combat operations 58
5.2.1.2 Rising modernization and investments in military platforms 59
5.2.1.3 Rapid advancements in AI, big data analytics, and robotics technologies 59
5.2.1.4 Increasing focus on development of small, compact DEW for UAV platforms 60
5.2.2 RESTRAINTS 60
5.2.2.1 Restrictions on anti-personnel lasers 60
5.2.2.2 Utilization of DEW for law enforcement missions 60
5.2.2.3 Possibility of high collateral damage 60
5.2.3 OPPORTUNITIES 61
5.2.3.1 Increase in R&D in advanced technologies 61
5.2.3.2 Complexities in directed energy product development 61
5.2.4 CHALLENGES 61
5.2.4.1 Increased barriers in designing military DEW systems 61
5.2.4.2 Integrating existing systems with new technologies 61
5.3 IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET 62
FIGURE 19 IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET 62
5.4 OPERATIONAL DATA 63
5.4.1 EXPENDITURE ON DEW TECHNOLOGY BY THE US GOVERNMENT (2017 - 2020) 63
FIGURE 20 EXPENDITURE ON DEW TECHNOLOGY BY US GOVERNMENT, 2017-2020 (USD MILLION) 63
5.4.2 ONGOING PROGRAMS ON DEW TECHNOLOGY INITIATED BY THE US GOVERNMENT (2020) 63
TABLE 1 ONGOING PROGRAMS ON DEW TECHNOLOGY INITIATED BY THE US GOVERNMENT (2020) 63
5.5 RANGES AND SCENARIOS 64
FIGURE 21 IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET: 3 GLOBAL SCENARIOS 64
5.6 AVERAGE SELLING PRICE TREND 64
TABLE 2 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, AVERAGE SELLING PRICE TREND 64
5.7 VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS OF DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET 65
FIGURE 22 VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS 65
5.8 TRENDS/DISRUPTION IMPACTING CUSTOMER BUSINESS 66
5.8.1 REVENUE SHIFT AND NEW REVENUE POCKETS FOR DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPON MANUFACTURERS 66
5.9 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET ECOSYSTEM 67
5.9.1 PROMINENT COMPANIES 67
5.9.2 PRIVATE AND SMALL ENTERPRISES 67
5.9.3 APPLICATION 67
FIGURE 23 MARKET ECOSYSTEM MAP: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET 67
FIGURE 24 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET: MARKET ECOSYSTEM 68
TABLE 3 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET ECOSYSTEM 68
5.9.4 DEMAND-SIDE IMPACTS 69
5.9.4.1 Key developments from January 2020 to November 2020 69
TABLE 4 KEY DEVELOPMENTS IN DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, FEBRUARY 2021 TO JANUARY 2020 69
5.9.5 SUPPLY-SIDE IMPACT 70
5.9.5.1 Key developments from January 2020 to December 2020 70
TABLE 5 KEY DEVELOPMENTS IN DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, JANUARY 2020 TO DECEMBER 2020 70
5.10 PORTER'S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS 70
TABLE 6 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS: PORTER'S FIVE FORCE ANALYSIS 70
5.10.1 THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS 71
5.10.2 THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES 71
5.10.3 BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS 71
5.10.4 BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS 72
5.10.5 DEGREE OF COMPETITION 72
5.11 REGULATORY LANDSCAPE 72
5.11.1 NORTH AMERICA 72
5.11.2 EUROPE 73
5.11.3 ASIA PACIFIC 73
5.12 TRADE ANALYSIS 73
TABLE 7 ELECTRICAL MACHINES AND APPARATUS: COUNTRY-WISE IMPORTS, 2019-2020 (USD THOUSAND) 73
TABLE 8 ELECTRICAL MACHINES AND APPARATUS: COUNTRY-WISE EXPORTS, 2019-2020 (USD THOUSAND) 74

6 INDUSTRY TRENDS 76
6.1 INTRODUCTION 76
6.2 TECHNOLOGICAL TRENDS IN THE DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET 76
6.2.1 HIGH ENERGY MICROWAVES 76
6.2.2 LASER BEAM ENERGY 77
6.2.3 PARTICLE BEAM ENERGY 77
6.2.4 ACTIVE DENIAL SYSTEM 77
6.3 USE CASE ANALYSIS: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET 78
6.3.1 NORTHROP GRUMMAN'S TACTICAL HIGH ENERGY LASER OFFERS VIABLE DEFENSE AGAINST TODAY'S THREATS 78
6.3.2 TURKEY BECOMES FIRST NATION TO USE A DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPON IN COMBAT 78
6.4 TECHNOLOGY ANALYSIS 79
6.5 IMPACT OF MEGATRENDS 79
6.5.1 ARMY DIRECTED-ENERGY WEAPONS 79
6.5.2 SOLID-STATE LASERS TO COUNTER UNMANNED AERIAL VEHICLES 80
6.5.3 HIGH POWER MICROWAVES TO BE USED IN CROWD AND RIOT CONTROL 80
6.5.4 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS FOR SPACE AND SATELLITE SECURITY 80
6.6 INNOVATION & PATENT REGISTRATIONS 81
TABLE 9 IMPORTANT INNOVATION & PATENT REGISTRATIONS, 2001-2021 81

7 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY 82
7.1 INTRODUCTION 83
FIGURE 25 HIGH ENERGY LASER SEGMENT PROJECTED TO LEAD DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET DURING FORECAST PERIOD 83
TABLE 10 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 83
TABLE 11 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 84
TABLE 12 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET FOR HIGH ENERGY LASER, BY REGION, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 84
TABLE 13 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET FOR HIGH ENERGY LASER, BY REGION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 84
TABLE 14 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET FOR HIGH-POWER RADIO FREQUENCY (MICROWAVE WEAPON), BY REGION, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 85
TABLE 15 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET FOR HIGH-POWER RADIO FREQUENCY (MICROWAVE WEAPON), BY REGION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 85
TABLE 16 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET FOR ELECTROMAGNETIC WEAPONS, BY REGION, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 85
TABLE 17 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET FOR ELECTROMAGNETIC WEAPONS, BY REGION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 86
TABLE 18 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET FOR SONIC WEAPONS, BY REGION, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 86
TABLE 19 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET FOR SONIC WEAPONS, BY REGION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 86
7.2 HIGH ENERGY LASER 87
7.2.1 SOLID-STATE LASER 87
7.2.1.1 Solid-state lasers are used in numerous major military applications 87
7.2.2 FIBRE LASER 88
7.2.2.1 High power Fiber lasers with high efficiency are the future of directed energy lasers 88
7.2.3 FREE ELECTRON LASER 88
7.2.3.1 Free electron lasers with megawatt level output are to be used for strategic missile defense purposes 88
7.2.4 CHEMICAL LASER 88
7.2.4.1 Chemical lasers provide precision with destructive capability at the speed of light. 88
7.2.5 LIQUID LASER 89
7.2.5.1 Liquid lasers provide better performance due to continuous cooling by liquid circulation 89
7.3 HIGH POWER RADIO FREQUENCY (MICROWAVE WEAPONS) 89
7.3.1 NARROW BAND HIGH POWER MICROWAVES 89
7.3.1.1 Narrow band high-power microwaves can cause temporary as well as permanent damage to target 89
7.3.2 ULTRAWIDE BAND HIGH POWER MICROWAVES 90
7.3.2.1 Ultra-wideband high-power microwaves offer increased immunity to interference due to lower spectral power density 90
7.4 ELECTROMAGNETIC WEAPONS 90
7.4.1 PARTICLE BEAM WEAPONS 90
7.4.1.1 Charged particle beam weapons 90
7.4.1.1.1 Charged particle beam weapon causes near-instantaneous and catastrophic superheating at the surface 90
7.4.1.2 Neutral particle beam weapons 90
7.4.1.2.1 Neutral particle beam weapon smashes an electrically neutral beam of high energy hydrogen atoms into its target to damage it 90
7.4.2 LASER-INDUCED PLASMA CHANNEL (LIPC) 91
7.4.2.1 An intense laser-induced plasma can be equally powerful as lightning during storm 91
7.5 SONIC WEAPONS 91
7.5.1 SONIC WEAPONS USE A FOCUSED BEAM OF SOUND TO DAMAGE THEIR TARGET 91

8 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION 92
8.1 INTRODUCTION 93
FIGURE 26 MILITARY SEGMENT PROJECTED TO LEAD DURING FORECAST PERIOD 93
TABLE 20 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 93
TABLE 21 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 93
TABLE 22 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET FOR HOMELAND SECURITY, BY REGION, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 94
TABLE 23 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET FOR HOMELAND SECURITY, BY REGION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 94
TABLE 24 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET FOR MILITARY, BY REGION, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 94
TABLE 25 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET FOR MILITARY, BY REGION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 95
8.2 HOMELAND SECURITY 95
8.2.1 RIOT CONTROL 96
8.2.1.1 Authorities are developing advanced, non-lethal weapons to be used in riot control tactics 96
8.2.2 AIRPORT PROTECTION 96
8.2.2.1 Directed energy weapons to safeguard airports from incoming missiles, mortars, anti-aircraft missiles, drones, and other threats 96
8.2.3 ANTI-DRUG SMUGGLING 96
8.2.3.1 Increase in creative and new technologies to smuggle drugs across country borders to fuel the directed energy weapons market 96
8.2.4 CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE PROTECTION 97
8.2.4.1 Ground-based laser weapons to protect critical infrastructure from terrorist attacks 97
8.2.5 CHEMICAL, BIOLOGICAL, RADIOLOGICAL, NUCLEAR, AND EXPLOSIVES (CBRNE) DEFENSE 97
8.2.5.1 High-energy lasers can be placed on to strategic locations to intercept ballistic, nuclear missiles and destroy them on course 97
8.3 MILITARY 97
8.3.1 BORDER PROTECTION 98
8.3.1.1 Demand for better intelligence, force modernization, and meeting equipment needs to fuel the directed energy weapons market 98
8.3.2 TACTICAL AIR AND MISSILE DEFENSE 98
8.3.2.1 Directed energy weapons to defend against nuclear-armed intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) and shorter-ranged non-nuclear tactical and theater missiles 98
8.3.3 MARITIME PROTECTION 98
8.3.3.1 Directed energy weapons to against sea-skimming cruise missiles 98
8.3.4 MILITARY BASE PROTECTION 99
8.3.4.1 Directed energy weapons on strategic positions to defend military bases against incoming threats like missiles and drones 99
8.3.5 ANTI-BALLISTIC MISSILE DEFENSE 99
8.3.5.1 High-performance tactical missile defense systems could now influence military force deployment strategies 99
8.3.6 ANTI-SATELLITE MISSILE DEFENSE 100
8.3.6.1 Directed energy anti-satellite weapon system uses a high-energy beam to kill or destroy a killer satellite 100
8.3.7 COMMAND, CONTROL, AND INFORMATION WARFARE 100
8.3.7.1 High-power electromagnetic weapons can disable destroy the electronics of command and communication systems 100
8.3.8 BATTLEFIELD AIR INTERDICTION 100
8.3.8.1 Solid-state and fiber lasers are as pervasive in combat as unmanned aerial vehicles 100
8.3.9 CLOSE AIR SUPPORT (CAS) 101
8.3.9.1 Directed energy vehicles offer incredible speed and range, accuracy, and limited collateral damage in close air support 101

9 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM 102
9.1 INTRODUCTION 103
FIGURE 27 NAVAL SEGMENT PROJECTED TO LEAD DURING FORECAST PERIOD 103
TABLE 26 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 103
TABLE 27 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 104
TABLE 28 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET FOR LAND, BY REGION, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 104
TABLE 29 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET FOR LAND, BY REGION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 104
TABLE 30 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET FOR AIRBORNE, BY REGION, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 105
TABLE 31 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET FOR AIRBORNE, BY REGION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 105
TABLE 32 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET FOR NAVAL, BY REGION, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 105
TABLE 33 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET FOR NAVAL, BY REGION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 106
TABLE 34 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET FOR SPACE, BY REGION, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 106
TABLE 35 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET FOR SPACE, BY REGION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 106
9.2 LAND 107
9.2.1 ARMORED VEHICLES 107
9.2.1.1 Combat Vehicles 107
9.2.1.1.1 Easy installation of directed energy weapons on combat vehicles to fuel the demand for directed energy weapon systems 107
9.2.1.2 Combat Support Vehicles 107
9.2.1.2.1 Energy-efficient and accurate directed energy weapons to fuel the demand for directed energy weapon systems 107
9.2.1.3 Unmanned Armored Ground Vehicles 108
9.2.1.3.1 High demand for combat unmanned armored ground vehicles to fuel the demand for directed energy weapon systems 108
9.2.2 HANDHELD DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS 108
9.2.2.1 Compact, light and energy-efficient directed energy weapons to fuel the demand for directed energy weapon systems 108
9.2.3 WEAPON SYSTEMS 108
9.2.3.1 Launch Systems 108
9.2.3.1.1 Demand for precision targeting and attack, to fuel the demand for directed energy weapon systems 108
9.2.3.2 Defense Systems 109
9.2.3.2.1 Demand for low-cost alternative of interceptor rockets to fuel the demand for directed energy weapon systems 109
9.3 AIRBORNE 109
9.3.1 HELICOPTERS 109
9.3.1.1 Low cost of engagement and easy installation to fuel the demand for directed energy weapon systems 109
9.3.2 FIGHTER JETS 109
9.3.2.1 Demand for military fighter aircraft to attract OEMs, which will drive the market for directed energy weapons 109
9.3.3 SPECIAL MISSION AIRCRAFTS 110
9.3.3.1 Demand for precision strike ability using special mission aircraft to drive the market for directed energy weapons 110
9.3.4 TACTICAL UAVS 110
9.3.4.1 Demand for low equipment size, weight, and power consumption weapons in UAVs to drive the market for directed energy weapons 110
9.4 NAVAL 110
9.4.1 COMBAT SHIPS 110
9.4.1.1 Demand for precise and accurate attack naval weapons to drive the market for directed energy weapons 110
9.4.2 SUBMARINES 111
9.4.2.1 Demand for ability to penetrate below the water surface without attenuation, to drive the market for directed energy weapons 111
9.4.3 UNMANNED SURFACE VEHICLES 111
9.4.3.1 Demand unmanned surface vehicles with combat capabilities to drive the market for directed energy weapons 111
9.5 SPACE 111
9.5.1 SATELLITE 112
9.5.1.1 Demand technical superiority and dominance in the space arena to drive the market for directed energy weapons 112
9.5.2 SPACE-BASED INTERCEPTORS 112
9.5.2.1 Demand for low reaction time and high attack speed to drive the market for directed energy weapons 112
9.5.3 EARTH TO SPACE WEAPONS 112
9.5.3.1 Anti- Satellite weapons 112
9.5.3.1.1 Demand for space security and preparedness to drive the market for directed energy weapons 112

10 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT 113
10.1 INTRODUCTION 114
FIGURE 28 LETHAL WEAPONS SEGMENT PROJECTED TO LEAD DURING FORECAST PERIOD 115
TABLE 36 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 115
TABLE 37 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 115
TABLE 38 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET FOR LETHAL WEAPONS, BY REGION, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 115
TABLE 39 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET FOR LETHAL WEAPONS, BY REGION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 116
TABLE 40 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET FOR NON-LETHAL WEAPONS, BY REGION, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 116
TABLE 41 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET FOR NON- LETHAL WEAPONS, BY REGION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 116
10.2 LETHAL WEAPONS 117
10.2.1 RAIL GUN 117
10.2.1.1 Rail Gun causes damage to the target by firing a projectile with high speed, mass, and kinetic energy 117
10.2.2 ELECTROMAGNETIC BOMBS 117
10.2.2.1 High level Electromagnetic bombs can destroy electronics systems, mid-range levels can corrupt computer data 117
10.2.3 PLASMA CANNON 117
10.2.3.1 Plasma cannon uses a plasma discharge instead of a chemical propellant 117
10.2.4 MICROWAVE GUN 118
10.2.4.1 Power efficient generate very high-power levels of repeated short pulses and very little heat 118
10.2.5 NAVY LASER CANNON 118
10.2.5.1 Navy laser cannons counter surface craft and UAVs and can installed on combat ships and destroyers 118
10.2.6 GUN LAUNCHED GUIDED PROJECTILE 118
10.2.6.1 A gun-launched guided projectile is a low drag, guided projectile and can execute multiple missions from several gun systems 118
10.3 NON-LETHAL WEAPONS 119
10.3.1 PULSED ENERGY PROJECTILE 119
10.3.1.1 Pulsed energy projectile ablates the target's surface and creates a kind of small amount of exploding plasma 119
10.3.2 ACTIVE DENIAL SYSTEM (ADS) 120
10.3.2.1 Active denial system fires a high-powered beam of 95 GHz waves at a target to energize water and fat molecules in the skin and instantly heating them 120
10.3.3 DAZZLER 120
10.3.3.1 A dazzler uses intense directed radiation to temporarily disable its target with flash blindness 120
10.3.4 SONIC GUN 120
10.3.4.1 Sonic guns fire extremely high-power sound waves to damage or destroy the eardrums of a target 120
10.3.5 TASER GUNS 121
10.3.5.1 Taser guns fire two dart-like electrodes which deliver a modulated electric current to disrupt voluntary control of muscles, causing neuromuscular incapacitation. 121
10.3.6 STUN GUNS 121
10.3.6.1 Stun guns are not preferred over tasers by law enforcement agents 121

11 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY RANGE 122
11.1 INTRODUCTION 123
FIGURE 29 MORE THAN 1 KM SEGMENT PROJECTED TO LEAD DURING FORECAST PERIOD 123
TABLE 42 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY RANGE, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 123
TABLE 43 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY RANGE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 123
11.2 LESS THAN 1 KM 124
11.2.1 SOLID-STATE LASERS OFFER BETTER PERFORMANCE IN LESS THAN 1 KM RANGE 124
11.3 MORE THAN 1 KM 124
11.3.1 LONG RANGE WEAPONS OFFER DEFENSE AGAINST ANTI- UAV OPERATIONS, ROCKETS, ARTILLERY, PROPELLED GRENADES, MISSILES, LASER-GUIDED AMMUNITION 124

12 REGIONAL ANALYSIS 125
12.1 INTRODUCTION 126
FIGURE 30 REGIONAL SNAPSHOT: GROWTH RATE ANALYSIS, 2021-2026 126
TABLE 44 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 126
TABLE 45 DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 127
12.2 NORTH AMERICA 127
12.2.1 COVID-19 IMPACT ON NORTH AMERICA 127
12.2.2 PESTE ANALYSIS: NORTH AMERICA 128
FIGURE 31 NORTH AMERICA DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS: MARKET SNAPSHOT 129
TABLE 46 NORTH AMERICA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 129
TABLE 47 NORTH AMERICA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 130
TABLE 48 NORTH AMERICA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 130
TABLE 49 NORTH AMERICA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 130
TABLE 50 NORTH AMERICA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 130
TABLE 51 NORTH AMERICA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 131
TABLE 52 NORTH AMERICA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 131
TABLE 53 NORTH AMERICA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 131
TABLE 54 NORTH AMERICA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 131
TABLE 55 NORTH AMERICA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 132
12.2.3 US 132
TABLE 56 US: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 132
TABLE 57 US: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 133
TABLE 58 US: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 133
TABLE 59 US: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 133
TABLE 60 US: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 133
TABLE 61 US: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 134
TABLE 62 US: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 134
TABLE 63 US: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 134
12.2.4 CANADA 134
TABLE 64 CANADA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 135
TABLE 65 CANADA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 135
TABLE 66 CANADA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 135
TABLE 67 CANADA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 135
12.3 EUROPE 136
12.3.1 COVID-19 IMPACT ON EUROPE 136
12.3.2 PESTLE ANALYSIS: EUROPE 137
FIGURE 32 EUROPE DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS: MARKET SNAPSHOT 138
TABLE 68 EUROPE: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 138
TABLE 69 EUROPE: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 139
TABLE 70 EUROPE: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 139
TABLE 71 EUROPE: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 139
TABLE 72 EUROPE: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 139
TABLE 73 EUROPE: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 140
TABLE 74 EUROPE: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 140
TABLE 75 EUROPE: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 140
TABLE 76 EUROPE: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 141
TABLE 77 EUROPE: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 141
12.3.3 RUSSIA 141
TABLE 78 RUSSIA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 142
TABLE 79 RUSSIA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 142
TABLE 80 RUSSIA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 142
TABLE 81 RUSSIA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 142
TABLE 82 RUSSIA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 143
TABLE 83 RUSSIA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 143
TABLE 84 RUSSIA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 143
TABLE 85 RUSSIA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 143
12.3.4 FRANCE 144
TABLE 86 FRANCE: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 144
TABLE 87 FRANCE: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 144
TABLE 88 FRANCE: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 145
TABLE 89 FRANCE: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 145
TABLE 90 FRANCE: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 145
TABLE 91 FRANCE: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 145
TABLE 92 FRANCE: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 146
TABLE 93 FRANCE: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 146
12.3.5 GERMANY 146
TABLE 94 GERMANY: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 147
TABLE 95 GERMANY: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 147
TABLE 96 GERMANY: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 147
TABLE 97 GERMANY: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 147
TABLE 98 GERMANY: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 148
TABLE 99 GERMANY: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 148
TABLE 100 GERMANY: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 148
TABLE 101 GERMANY: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 148
12.3.6 UK 149
TABLE 102 UK: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 149
TABLE 103 UK: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 149
TABLE 104 UK: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 150
TABLE 105 UK: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 150
TABLE 106 UK: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 150
TABLE 107 UK: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 150
TABLE 108 UK: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 151
TABLE 109 UK: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 151
12.3.7 ITALY 151
TABLE 110 ITALY: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 151
TABLE 111 ITALY: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 152
TABLE 112 ITALY: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 152
TABLE 113 ITALY: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 152
TABLE 114 ITALY: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 152
TABLE 115 ITALY: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 153
TABLE 116 ITALY: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 153
TABLE 117 ITALY: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 153
12.3.8 REST OF EUROPE 154
TABLE 118 REST OF EUROPE: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 154
TABLE 119 REST OF EUROPE: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 154
TABLE 120 REST OF EUROPE: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 154
TABLE 121 REST OF EUROPE: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 155
TABLE 122 REST OF EUROPE: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 155
TABLE 123 REST OF EUROPE: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 155
TABLE 124 REST OF EUROPE: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 155
TABLE 125 REST OF EUROPE: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 156
12.4 ASIA PACIFIC 156
12.4.1 COVID-19 IMPACT ON ASIA PACIFIC 156
12.4.2 ASIA PACIFIC: PESTLE ANALYSIS 157
FIGURE 33 ASIA PACIFIC DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS: MARKET SNAPSHOT 158
TABLE 126 ASIA PACIFIC: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 158
TABLE 127 ASIA PACIFIC: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 159
TABLE 128 ASIA PACIFIC: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 159
TABLE 129 ASIA PACIFIC: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 159
TABLE 130 ASIA PACIFIC: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 159
TABLE 131 ASIA PACIFIC: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 160
TABLE 132 ASIA PACIFIC: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 160
TABLE 133 ASIA PACIFIC: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 160
TABLE 134 ASIA PACIFIC: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 161
TABLE 135 ASIA PACIFIC: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 161
12.4.2.1 CHINA 161
TABLE 136 CHINA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 162
TABLE 137 CHINA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 162
TABLE 138 CHINA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 162
TABLE 139 CHINA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 162
TABLE 140 CHINA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 163
TABLE 141 CHINA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 163
TABLE 142 CHINA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 163
TABLE 143 CHINA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 163
12.4.2.2 INDIA 164
TABLE 144 INDIA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 164
TABLE 145 INDIA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 164
TABLE 146 INDIA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 165
TABLE 147 INDIA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 165
TABLE 148 INDIA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 165
TABLE 149 INDIA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 165
TABLE 150 INDIA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2018-2020 (USD MILLION) 166
TABLE 151 INDIA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 166
12.4.2.3 JAPAN 166
TABLE 152 JAPAN: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 167
TABLE 153 JAPAN: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 167
TABLE 154 JAPAN: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 167
TABLE 155 JAPAN: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 167
12.4.2.4 SOUTH KOREA 168
TABLE 156 SOUTH KOREA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 168
TABLE 157 SOUTH KOREA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 168
TABLE 158 SOUTH KOREA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 168
TABLE 159 SOUTH KOREA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 169
12.4.2.5 AUSTRALIA 169
TABLE 160 AUSTRALIA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 169
TABLE 161 AUSTRALIA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 169
TABLE 162 AUSTRALIA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 170
TABLE 163 AUSTRALIA: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 170
12.4.2.6 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC 170
TABLE 164 . REST OF ASIA PACIFIC: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PLATFORM, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 170
TABLE 165 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 171
TABLE 166 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 171
TABLE 167 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC: DIRECTED ENERGY WEAPONS MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 171