Fraunhofer Representative Office Japan

Fraunhofer Representative Office Japan

The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft is with 29,000 employees and 75 institutes and independent research units in Germany the largest organization for applied research in Europe. Research of practical utility lies at the heart of all activities pursued by the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft. The Fraunhofer Representative Office in Tokyo represents the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft in Japan and bridges between Japanese customers and Fraunhofer scientists.

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Latest Research Topics


Fraunhofer vs. Corona

Working at the forefront of the fight against the pandemic, Fraunhofer experts are supporting the efforts of industry and society to cope with the immediate effects and the consequences to come.


Hydrogen technologies

Fraunhofer’s expertise includes materials and systems and their production and use in the energy sector, in industry and in mobility as well as in interdisciplinary topics such as security and service life.


Leaps and bounds in quantum technologies

The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft and IBM are bringing the first quantum computer to Germany - with other quantum technologies in the pipeline.


5G – The future in the network

The extremely powerful mobile communications technology is what makes Industrie 4.0, autonomous driving and so much more possible.


Green gains

Sustainability: the tie that binds ecology and the economy closer together


Biological Transformation

Materials, structures and principles of nature enable mankind to operate sustainably.


Production 4.0

Industry 4.0 stands for an intelligent networking of product development, production, logistics and customers. The fourth industrial revolution will alter Germany as a top industrial location.


Research Fab Battery Cells

News & Events


IAO International Open Lab Day

Fraunhofer IAO | online

Research News

The latest research news from Germany has arrived.

Fraunhofer magazine

The latest Fraunhofer magazine is now available online. 

Lecture Materials: 4th Fraunhofer Symposium

Lecture Materials for the Presentations at the 4th Fraunhofer Symposium on 9th of October 2019 are now available on the event page.

Press Releases


Fraunhofer IFAM

Hydrogen-powered drives for e-scooters


Fraunhofer IWS

A fast, ecofriendly way of de-icing aircrafts


Fraunhofer ILT

Laser-drilled filters to separate microplastics from water nominated for Green Award



Fraunhofer magazine 4/2020

What lies ahead in 2021?

Quantum computers | Neuromorphic chips | Trusted computing


Fraunhofer Annual Report 2019


Trends in Artificial Intelligence


Fraunhofer Representative Office Japan

German Cultural Center 1F

7-5-56 Akasaka, Minato-ku

Tokyo, 107-0052

Phone +81-(0)3-3586-7104

Fax +81-(0)3-3586-7187