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February 14, 2017


Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS and Hitachi launch a research hub to promote global collaboration in Applied Brain Science for Optical Topography

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Agreement at PETRONAS Twin Towers in Malaysia

Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP), Hitachi, Ltd. (Hitachi) and Hitachi Asia Ltd. (HAS) today announced that they have entered an agreement for UTP Centre for Intelligent Signal and Imaging Research (CISIR) to establish the first Optical Topography-Hub (OT-Hub) located of Japan to drive international joint research related to Optical Topography (OT) with technical support from Hitachi.

The CISIR OT-Hub will serve as the hub for an open innovation network - promoting joint research among universities, hospitals and companies to accelerate research in Applied Brain Science. UTP, Hitachi and HAS will collaborate with partners of the OT-Hub to solve a range of societal challenges related to medicine, education and other areas.

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