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CORE RESEARCH CLUSTER for MATERIALS SCIENCE

NEWS & FEATURES

CONCEPT

Leading Research Centers

Tohoku University was named a Designated National University by Japan's Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT), an accreditation that recognizes the university’s competence for providing a world-class education and research system.

MESSAGE

MATERIALS SCIENCE

A focal point of Tohoku University’s research excellence

Enhancing Our Capability for Strategically
Tackling New Research Themes Seeking to Create World-Leading Research Results

PROJECT & LEADER

Project and Leader

By encouraging collaboration between the cross-departmental Functional Materials Wing and Structural Materials Wing, and in cross-fields projects, we seek to take advantage of the comprehensive research strengths of Tohoku University and further enhance research and development.

INTERNATIONAL

Global alliances

We are forming global alliances with world-renowned international research centers and institutes, thereby playing a role in international brain circulation as well as opening diverse research frontiers from basic science to social implementation, contributing to the realization of a future sustainable society made possible.

Fusion of advanced
and traditional

Cross-Organization and Fusion
of Materials Research
at Tohoku University

  • Advanced Energy
    Materials Project

  • Advanced Electronic
    Materials Project

  • Biomaterials Project

  • Materials Development
    Based on Microstructure
    Control Project

  • High Strength Materials
    Project

  • Mathematical Science
    and Computation

  • Evaluation and Sensing

  • Processing

  • Education and Human
    Resources Development