KRI, Inc. Your Innovation Partner


We Solve Technical Problems via Contract Research

- Your Innovation Partner KRI -

KRI, founded over 30 years ago, is a unique private contract research company. KRI proposes and implements research, analytical evaluations, and surveys with respect to various issues with R & D, technical troubles, new business development, etc. from over 2,000 corporate clients, mostly top manufacturers that drive Japanese key industries, and has been contributing to resolve problems based on the trust and years of achievements,

Research Organization

Material Design & Application Research Laboratory

Promotes the development of environmental / energy materials via new function creation using structural design

Ferro & Picosystem Research Laboratory

Engages in advanced research into micro-systems and magnetic applications that will contribute to future society

New Functional Materials Research Laboratory

Develops functional materials based on synthesis, interface control, and molding technology, etc.

Energy Conversion Research Laboratory
(Secondary batteries & Capacitors)

Battery Energy Storage system / Advanced Battery and Capacitor & Material [Development Support, Evaluation Analysis, Prototype, Consultation]

Next-generation Batteries Research Laboratory

Solid Electrolyte Battery / Next-generation Battery & Material [Development, Evaluation, Analysis, Prototype, MI, Consultation]

New Energy Device R&D Laboratory

Contributes to R&D into everything from fuel cell elements to systems using a consistent research system

Electrochemical Device Research Laboratory

Advances R&D into electrochemical devices and components, centered on PEFC

Environment and Chemical Process Research Laboratory

Carries out scaled-up research and business feasibility studies, etc. from an engineering point of view

Biosensing Technology Research Laboratory

Provides one-stop support for microorganism evaluation / function analysis / process improvement

Analysis Research Center

Resolves issues via material chemical analysis, evaluation testing & data analysis, and IOT

Advanced Technology Research Department

Supports R&D and commercialization, such as new theme searches and needs studies, with a focus on technical studies

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About KRI

Features of KRI Contract Research

Since the confidentiality is thoroughly preserved and the outcomes are attributed to customers, you can outsource closed-strategy R&D in secret with no restrictions on the practice of the results.
Experienced researchers, mainly in the field of chemistry, propose appropriate solutions suitable to customer issues and verify them using a full complement of research facilities and equipment.

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