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Cooperation based on signing an international Memorandum of Understanding

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When any NIMS-based research unit agrees to collaborate on research for a specific subject with an international research organization, both parties enter into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). The team leader of the concerned research unit executes the MOU.

Asia, Oceania

China

Institution Name Center Inaugural Year
Northeastern University
  • Materials Processing Unit
2016-
South China University of Technology
  • Materials Processing Unit
2016-
Chongqing University of Science & Technology
  • Nano-Scale Materials Division
2015-
Tianjin University
  • Environmental Remediation Materials Unit
2015-
Southeast University
  • Battery Materials Unit
2014-
Lanzhou Institute of Chemical Physics
  • Remediation Materials Unit
2014-
China Institute of Atomic Energy
  • Quantum Beam Unit
2013-
National Center for Nanoscience and Technology2013-
Huazhong University of Science and Technology
  • MANA, Nano-Materials Fld
2013-
Tsinghua University2012
Zhejiang University
  • Nano Characterization Unit
2012-
Shanghai Institute of Ceramics Chinese Academy of Sciences
  • MANA, Nano-Bio Field
2011-
Qingdao University
  • Advanced Materials Processing Unit
2011-
Peking University
  • Optical and Electronic Materials Unit
2011-

Korea

Institution Name Center Inaugural Year
Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology
  • Optical and Electronic Materials Unit
2014-
Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology (KRICT)
  • Research Network and Facility Services
2014-
Kyungpook National University
  • Tissue Regeneration Materials Unit
2014-
Korea Institute of Materials Science (KIMS)
  • Materials Information Station
2013-
Hanyang University
  • Magnetic Materials Unit
2012-
Yeungnam University
  • Advanced Materials Processing Unit
2011-
Sogang University
  • Battery Materials Unit
2011-
Kongju National University
  • Battery Materials Unit
2011-
Kongju National University
  • Battery Materials Unit
2011-
Gyeongsang National University
  • Advanced Materials Processing Unit
2011-

India

Institution Name Center Inaugural Year
Dayalbagh Educational Institute2016-
Indian Institute of Science
  • Nano-System Organization Unit
2015-

Australia

Institution Name Center Inaugural Year
Australian Institute for Nanoscale Science and Technology (AINST)
  • Nano Functionality Integration Unit
2016-
University of Wollongong
  • Nano-Scale Materials Division
  • Environment and Energy Materials Division
2014-
University of Queensland
  • Battery Materials Unit
2014-
Griffith University
  • Battery Materials Unit
2011-
The University of Melbourne
  • Nano-Materials Field
2011-
Flinders University
  • Nano Interface Unit
2011-

Taiwan

Institution Name Center Inaugural Year
National Cheng Kung University (NCKU)
  • Nano-Scale Materials Division
2015-
Metal Industries Research & Development Centre
  • Magnetic Materials Unit
2014-
National Tsing Hua University
  • High Temperature Materials Unit
2012-
National Taipei University of Technology (NTUT)
  • Hydrogen Materials Unit
  • Battery Materials Unit
2009-

Vietnam

Institution Name Center Inaugural Year
University of Science and Technology of Hanoi (USTH)
  • Supermolecules Unit
2015-
Hanoi University of Science and Technology (HUST)
  • Nano-System Organization Unit
2012-




Malaysia

Institution Name Center Inaugural Year
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)
  • High Temperature Materials Unit
  • Environmental Remediation Materials Unit
2013-




Europe

Germany

Institution Name Center Inaugural Year
Albert Ludwig University Freiburg
  • E&EM Div. Hybrid Materials Unit
2015-
Paul Drude Institute for Solid State Electronics
  • Nanoelectronics Materials Unit
2015-
Helmholtz Zentrum Geesthacht
  • E&EM Div. Magnetic Materials Unit
2015-
Dechema Forschungsinstitut Frankfurt
  • High Temperature Materials Unit
2012-
Max Planck Society for the Advancement of Science e.V. (MPDL)
  • Scientific Information Office
2011-
Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research
  • Surface Physics and Structure Unit
2011-
Max-Planck-Institut für Eisenforschung GmbH
  • Structural Materials Unit
2011-
Helmut-Schmidt University
  • High Temperature Materials Unit
  • Nano-Electronics Materials Unit
2011-

England

Institution Name Center Inaugural Year
Imperial College
  • Advanced Key Technologies Division
2015-
University of Bristol
  • Nano-Systems
2014-
University College London
  • Nano-Materials Field
2012-

France

Institution Name Center Inaugural Year
University of Bourgogne
  • High Temperature Materials Unit
2015-
Ecole Nationale Superieure d'Ingenieurs de Caen
  • Optical and Electronic Materials Unit
2014-
Centre Interdisciplinaire de Nanoscience de Marseille, Physique des Interactions Ioniques et Moleculaires (CINaM-CNRS, PIIM-CNRS)
  • Nano-Electronics Materials Unit
2013-
Lab Alliances on Nanosciences - Energies for the Future
  • Optical and Electronic Materials Unit, Quantum Beam Unit, Nanofabrication Platform
2013-
Laboratoire National des Champs Magnétiques Intenses, CNRS (LNCMI)2012-
CNRS, GRENOBLE-IPG
  • Photonic Materials Unit
2011-

Italy

Institution Name Center Inaugural Year
University of Rome Tor Vergata
  • Battery Materials Unit
2012-

Russia

Institution Name Center Inaugural Year
St. Petersburg State Electrotechnical University
  • Nano-Materials Field
2014-
Ural Federal University, Ekaterinburg (Russian Federation)
  • Computational Materials Science Unit
2013-
Ioffe Physical-Technical Institute of the Russian Academy of Science
  • Photonic Materials Unit
2012-

Spain

Institution Name Center Inaugural Year
Donostia International Physics Center
  • Nano Electronics Materials Unit
2014-



Ukraine

Institution Name Center Inaugural Year
Frantsevich Institute for Problems in Materials Science NASU
  • Advanced Materials Processing Unit
2012-
University of Ukraine Kiev Polytechnic Institute
  • Materials Processing Unit
2011-
National Technical University of Ukraine 'Kyiv Polytechnic Institute'
  • Materials Processing Unit
2011-

Czech

Institution Name Center Inaugural Year
University of Chemistry and Technology2016-
University of Pardubice
  • Advanced Photonics Unit
2012-







Finland

Institution Name Center Inaugural Year
University of Eastern Finland
  • Nano-System Organization Unit
2014-


America

U.S.A.

Institution Name Center Inaugural Year
University of Washington
  • Tissue Regeneration Materials Unit
2015-
Fermi National Accelarator Laboratory
  • Superconducting Wires Unit
2015-
University of California, Los Angeles
  • Nano-Systems
2014-
Alfred University
  • Battery Materials Unit
2014-
Brown University
  • Materials Processing Unit
2013-
Georgia Institute of Technology (GIT)
  • Nano-Scale Materials Division
2013-

Canada

Institution Name Center Inaugural Year
University of Toronto
  • Nano-Systems
2015-
The University of British Columbia
  • Advanced Key Technologies Division
2013-
Atomic Energy of Canada Limited (AECL)
  • Advanced Key Technologies Division
2013-
Université de Montréal
  • Biomaterials Unit
2011-

Brazil

Institution Name Center Inaugural Year
Universidade de São Paulo
  • Supermolecules Unit
2012-
Federal University of ABC
  • Advanced Materials Processing Unit
2011-



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