Collaboration in Japan
CSIRO and Japanese scientists have been working together for more than 35 years, and have a number of important research relationships in Japan.
CSIRO is keen to increase cooperation in several areas including clean coal, remote sensing, and marine and atmospheric research.
CSIRO has been involved in collaboration with Japanese research organisations across a wide range of disciplines including:
- marine science
- energy research and technology
- space sciences
- livestock industries
- light metals
- flexible electronics.
CSIRO is taking an active role to further develop and strengthen its ties with Japanese institutions.
CSIRO has established links with key Japanese organisations including:
- Kobe University
- Keio University
- Japan Coal Energy Centre
- National Institute of Livestock and Grassland Science
- Earth Remote Sensing Data Analysis Centre
- National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
- New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organisation
- Furukawa Battery Company
- Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology.
A number of CSIRO-Japan activities are funded with the assistance of fellowships and grants provided jointly by the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science [external link] and the Australian Government Department of Innovation, Industry, Science, Research and Tertiary Education [external link], as well as through the Prime Minister’s Australia Asia Awards [external link].
CSIRO welcomes enquiries about potential new collaborations. Please use the contact details at right.