Start of NIMS Authorized Venture in Seattle in the United States
Established NIMBUS Technologies LLC
NIMS has certified NIMBUS Technologies LLC, which was launched in Seattle, Washington in the United States, as a NIMS authorized venture.
NIMBUS will be responsible for commercializing medical infrared light sources and terahertz light sources which are being developed jointly by NIMS, the University of Washington, and the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL), and development in the United States of businesses related to the NIMS venture companies Oxide Corporation and SWING, Ltd. It will also be responsible for various activities that can only be carried out by a company, such as applying to the United States government for funding, providing liaison to companies in the United States for the transfer of NIMS technologies, and the like, based on research and development by NIMS and the University of Washington.