- R&D Activities
１ : R&D of performance evaluation methods
Establish performance evaluation methods for each sector and robot type, for various types of robots (including UAVs, land-based robots and underwater robots).
R&D of performance evaluation methods for BVLOS (Beyond Visual Line of Sight) and third parties overflight
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)/The University of Tokyo/EAMS ROBOTICS Ltd.,Co. / Prodrone Co., Ltd./Autonomous Control Systems Laboratory Ltd./ Japan Organization of Occupational Health and Safety
２ : R&D to improve energy-saving performance
Develop technology for efficient energy systems required for increasing the continuous operating time of various robots.
enRoute Co., Ltd.
Prodrone Co., Ltd.
１ : Development of drone flight control systems and collision avoidance technology
Develop various functions and systems to ensure that drones can be operated safely, based on the project's flight control systems comprised of information provision functions, flight control functions and integrated flight control functions.
1 Development of integrated flight control function
2 Development of flight control function (for logistics and disaster response)
NEC Corporation/NTT DATA Corporation/NTT DOCOMO, INC./Rakuten, Inc./
KDDI CORPORATION/Terra Drone Corporation
Hitachi, Ltd / National Institute of Information and Communications Technology(NICT)
SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation
3 Development of flight control function (for remote islands)
Development of autonomous dynamic rerouting technology for unmanned aerial vehicles using Quasi Zenith Satellite system
SUBARU CORPORATION/Japan Radio Co., Ltd./Nippon Avionics Co., Ltd./Autonomous Control Systems Laboratory Ltd./Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
4 Development of information provision function
Japan Weather Association
ZENRIN CO., LTD.
5 R&D of the Concept and Architecture Design of the Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Traffic Management (UTM) System
R&D of the Concept and Architecture Design of the Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Traffic Management (UTM) System
The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)
2 : Development of UAV collision avoidance technology
Develop technology that enables UAVs to detect objects and other items on land and in the midair, so that they can fly by avoiding collisions with those objects in real time.
1 Non-collaborative SAA
Japan Radio Co., Ltd./SUBARU CORPORATION/Nippon Avionics Co., Ltd./Autonomous Control Systems Laboratory Ltd.
2 Collaborative SAA
Magellan Systems Japan, Inc.
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
１ : De jure standards
Conduct research and development while cooperating on an international level to identify trends among international organizations promoting standardization and various groups in other countries, and implement activities for linking the achievements of this project to international standards.
PwC Consulting LLC
２ : De facto standards
Gather worldwide latest trend of technology in Japan and promote methods to speed up the development competition based on rules from Japan, regarding robots whose property is that its technological development is extremely fast and de fact standards are the key.
NIKKAN KOGYO SHIMBUN,LTD./ National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)/KOBE UNIVERSITY/NPO International Rescue System Institute/Tamagawa Academy & University
１ : Implemantion of Special training program on robot performance evaluation methods
Development of human resource aimed at utilizing robot performance evaluation methods and Fukushima Robot Test Field (RTF) for domestic and foreign robot manufacturers.
Manufacturing Science and Technology Center