Railway Technical Research Institute
Mission: We will accomplish the following three missions: To intensify research and development activities so as to improve railway safety, technology and operation, responding to customers' needs and social change. To develop professional expertise in all aspects of railways and, as an independent and impartial research body, to fulfill our tasks using the best science available in an ethical way. To pioneer cutting-edge technologies for Japanese railways and become a world leader.
Vision: We will develop innovative technologies to enhance the rail mode so that railways can contribute to the creation of a happier society.
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Evolution of the institution
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These are the journals used by the institution's researchers to publish their work in the last year. The size of each circle represents the value of the SJR of the publication, and its spatial position represents its subject matter.
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