Research Institute of Electrical Communication Tohoku University


Noriharu Suematsu,Research Center for 21st Century Information Technology (IT-21 Center) Director, Professor

Noriharu Suematsu,Industry-Academia-Government-Collaboration Research and Development Division Project Leader, Professor*

Satoshi Shioiri ,Interdisciplinary Collaboration Research Division Project Leader, Professor*

Yoshifumi Kitamura ,Challenging Exploratory Research Division Project Leader, Professor*

Suguru Kameda,Project Leader, Associate Professor*

Noriharu Suematsu

The purpose of the IT-21 center is development of practical technologies for IT, based on the advanced technologies of RIEC with the partnership among Industry, Government and Universities. The term of development is limited less than 5 years. The projects are planed on matching with both basic technologies in the University and application in the Industry. Combination of the technologies of the University and Industry makes practical technologies with availability for the commercial products. The center actively accelerates to obtain the intellectual properties generated from the development of practical technology to the Industry.