An official Memorandum of Understanding has been signed beween the Graduate School of Engineering (on behalf of Global Center of Excellence program: Center of Excellence for Advanced Structural and Functional Materials Design), Osaka University, Osaka, Japan and the Centre for Advanced Materials Joining (CAMJ), University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, for a joint research agreement on Advanced Materials Joining at Macro, Micro and Nano Levels. The agreement covers:
- Development of joint research projects;
- Exchange of researchers and technical information;
- Development of mechanisms for collaborative access to facilities, including equipments, of the other; and
- Any other forms of cooperative activities such as lectures, symposiums etc. mutually agreed upon.