OSAKA NATIONAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE, AGENCY OF INDUSTRIAL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY (AIST)

Summary

The Osaka National Research Institute receives its budget from MITI and accepts no funds from industry. The institute's 1993 operating budget was $29.2 million. There are 207 permanent staff, of whom 159 are researchers. Fifty-nine percent of the budget is allocated to salaries and 41% to research expenses. The institute has received 1,000 patents, of which 70 have been used in commercial applications. Approximately 70 students are sent from universities to receive training at the institute.

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Published: March 1995; WTEC Hyper-Librarian