Commissioned Research

JAIST’s teaching staff conducts research under contracts with external organizations, and reports the results back to them. The external organizations do not need to have researchers.

Expenses owed by external organizations

□Direct Expenses
Expenses directly required for the commissioned research, such as equipment, consumables, utilities, and travels.
□Indirect Expenses
Expenses required for the commissioned research but other than direct expenses. (30% of the direct expenses)

How to deal with Patents

Patents usually belong to JAIST. It is possible to give a priority to implement the patents to the contracted external organization or a third party nominated by the external organization. If the external organization desires, JAIST transfers the patents to it.