Research & Development

① Development of Joining Technology

Development of Joining Technology
- Multi-materials for Lightweight Body-in-White -

② Development of Innovative Non-ferrous Metals

Development of Innovative Non-ferrous Metals
- Achievement of High Performance and Low Cost by Combining Material Design and Process Technology -

③ Development of Innovative Steel Sheets

Development of Innovative Steel Sheets
- Improvement of Balance between Strength and Ductility of Steel Sheets for Automobile -

④ Development of Thermoplastic CFRP

Development of Thermoplastic CFRP
- Innovation in Process, Design and Evaluation Technology for Ultra-lightweight Mass Production Automobile -

⑤ Basic R&D for Carbon Fiber Innovation

Basic R&D for Carbon Fiber Innovation
- Developing Manufacturing Processes to Respond to Large Demand for CF -

⑥ Strategic and Basic Research

Strategic and Basic Research
- Investigation of Common Platform technology and Decision of Research Strategy -