Joint laboratory for research on neuroinflammatory diseases
A BMBF funded German-Japanese project of the Charité Berlin and Chiba University is establishing a research database and biorepository for patients with autoimmune diseases of the central nervous system and is setting up a neuroimaging laboratory.
Improved Energy Efficiency of Electroplating Processes
Electroplating technology is a key application for almost all relevant industries. The BMBF funded cooperation project ECOPLATE joining German, Thai and other Asian partners are implementing a research station to enhance energy efficiency within electroplating> more
High-performance catalyst layers to improve PEM water electrolysis
Two institutes and a start-up from South Africa and Germany are jointly developing high-performance membrane electrode units for PEM water electrolysis in a project funded by the BMBF.> more
German-Japanese Research Alliance for Biophotonics
The Fraunhofer-Institute for Production Technology (IPT) and the Tokyo Women’s Medical University are jointly establishing an Innovation Lab and a Competence Centre. Activities of the BMBF funded research alliance revolve around OCT, an imaging technology used to visualise the structures of optical scattering media.> more