Industry-Academia Collaborative Chair
- AIST-NU GaN Advanced Device Open Innovation Laboratory
- NIMS-NU GaN Evaluation Basic Research Laboratory - Amano-Koide Collaborative Research Lab -
- Toyota Advanced Power Electronics Industry-Academia Collaborative Chair
- DENSO Automotive Power Electronics Industry-Academia Collaborative Chair
- TOYODA-GOSEI GaN Leading Innovative R&D Industry-Academia Collaborative Chair
AIST-NU GaN Advanced Device Open Innovation Laboratory
Our laboratory covers the research area from materials science to application of nitride semiconductors.
To function as a bridge between research and industry, we purposely examine basic research, and expedite connecting research results to practical use.
Project : GaN power electronics
Project : Optical devices
NIMS-NU GaN Evaluation Basic Research Laboratory
- Amano-Koide Collaborative Research Lab -
This collaborative research laboratory was established in Nagoya Univ. and NIMS and managed by Prof. Hiroshi Amano and Dr. Yasuo Koide, NIMS executive director, as a mutual cross-appointment, which facilitates crystallographic, electrical, and optical properties characterization and development of new measurement techniques for developing GaN-based power devices. The research will be effectively promoted by using advanced measurement and analysis equipment and techniques in NIMS.
Project : Generation of noble nitride-based devices and their contribution to the development of new infrastructure
Project : Atomistic and Mapping Characterization and Analysis for GaN Crystal, Wafer, and Devices
Designated Associate Professor
Project : Initiation of the next-generation power devices using GaN
Toyota Advanced Power Electronics Industry-Academia Collaborative Chair
For realizing Gallium Nitride power semiconductor devices, this division researches and develops process techniques that enable controllability of defects and impurities with high accuracy, device techniques for low loss devices, and its system applications in perspective of these new high performance devices.
Project : Research of Fabrication Process and Device Structure of GaN Power Devices
Project : Study on physics and applications of GaN
DENSO Automotive Power Electronics Industry-Academia Collaborative Chair
DENSO automotive power electronics Industry-Academia Collaborative Chair looking into the future of high power, high frequency and high efficiency electric drive system for hybrid car, EV and FCV, promotes exploratory research into next-generation power semiconductor material, device and application system.
Project : Development of Crystal growth of the next-generation power-semiconductor materials
TOYODA-GOSEI GaN Leading Innovative R&D Industry-Academia Collaborative Chair
In 1986, Toyoda Gosei Co., Ltd. was blessed with the joint research opportunity with Professor Akasaki, Professor Amano, and Toyota Central R&D Labs., Inc., and began fundamental research on GaN materials.The launch of LED business and subsequent widespread adoption of LED were based on this research.The core competencies cultivated from research, commercialization, expansion and continuation will be utilized to create new business.
Designated Associate Professor
Project : Research of GaN to new product development