Projects|Material Solutions Center, Tohoku University(MaSC)

Tohoku University Material Solutions Center (MaSC) is a cooperative base between industry, academics and government that has been set up in a joint effort by Tohoku University and its Institute for Materials Research, Institute of Multidisciplinary Research for Advance Metals, and Institute of Fluid Science and uses grants for facilities expenses from the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry.


Fusion Research Laboratory of Tribology
Tribology forms the basis of developing the technology for the society of energy conservation, security and safety. We develop the advanced tribology for innovation based on the fusion of materials science, mechanical engineering, measurement and simulation, and cooperate with engineers from industry and government laboratories. The laboratory equipped with advanced instruments for measurement and analysisis is open to outside colleagues in order to enhance the cooperation.
  • Energy
  • Social Infrastructure
Project Leader
Kazue Kurihara
New Industry Creation Hatchery Center(NICHe)

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Mail:kurihara* ; tribonet*
Kazue Kurihara
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