Dr.Toshihiko TANI, Fellow and Manager, Strategic Planning, Toyota Central R&D  Labs, Nagakute Japan visited  TNI on 20 February 2012 and discussed with Dr. Lerkiat Vongsarnpigoon, Dean of Engineering Faculty and his team.  The discussion focused on research projects that carried out by each side and the possibilities for joint collaboration and staff exchange.  Dr.Tani’s research interest is related to Synthesis and processing of electronic ceramics and composites, energy conversion-related materials and devices and their processing.