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.


Development of Hydrogen energy system
Considering Japan’s low primary energy self-sufficiency, renewable energy has been focused on the solution of this problem. Unfortunately, however, renewable energies depend on the weather and will be unstable and uncontrollable. We have been researching and developing the New Hydrogen Energy System which aims to overcome these issues.
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Project Leader
Tatsuoki Kono
Specially Appointed Professor
Collaborative Research Center on Energy Materials,
Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University

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