Nissan: Nissan Joint Research Center for Intelligent Mobility during Tsinghua University opens in Beijing

Posted on 20. May, 2016 by in Nissan Canada

BEIJING, China – This week noted a opening of a Tsinghua University (Department of Automotive Engineering) – Nissan Joint Research Center for Intelligent Mobility (the Joint Research Center), a partnership between Nissan and Tsinghua University in Beijing to work on investigate and growth of electric automobile and unconstrained expostulate technologies for a Chinese market.

At a opening ceremony, Nissan and Tsinghua University supposing a ubiquitous horizon for a researches of EV technologies including battery safety, unconstrained pushing record and trade systems for China in a future. To promote investigate about Chinese roads and internal pushing habits, a dual parties will share resources to minister to China’s destiny mobility. At a same time, they wish that a mild efforts will rise some-more talent to expostulate a Chinese automobile attention toward a some-more modernized and worldly future.

Among a attendees were Prof. Ouyang Minggao, clamp boss of a Academic Committee of Tsinghua University; Prof. Li Keqiang, chair of a Tsinghua University Department of Automotive Engineering; Prof. Zhao Fuquan, executive of a Tsinghua Automotive Strategy Research Institute, and Takao Asami, comparison clamp boss of Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.

“As we continue to enhance a RD capabilities via a world, we aggressively pursue a activities to emanate new values of mobility here in this new investigate core in Beijing,” pronounced Asami.

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Prof. Li saw extensive direct and marketplace potentials for intelligent mobility in China. He believes that a Joint Research Center will play a pivotal purpose in realizing such potentials by ways of record development.

Nissan and Tsinghua University have a prolonged story of cooperation. Over a past 10 years, they have confirmed tighten team-work in a investigate of core automobile technologies and automobile growth strategies. The new agreement will rouse their team-work to a subsequent level. With a new program, Nissan hopes to improved exercise intelligent mobility formed on a clever investigate of Chinese highway networks.

As a tellurian direct for personal mobility continues to grow, a automotive attention contingency accelerate a growth of solutions for countless problems associated to a environment, appetite security, trade accidents and civic trade congestion. To residence these issues, Nissan has committed to a goals of “zero emissions” and “zero fatalities” by automobile foundation and comprehension by unconstrained expostulate technologies, including modernized intuiting technologies, energetic pushing context interpretation and automobile scheme formulation and control. The electric automobile is a pitch of electrification. Nissan believes that EV and unconstrained expostulate technologies are pivotal to realizing intelligent mobility.

As Nissan and Tsinghua University enhance their cooperation, they will work to broach a richer pushing knowledge for Chinese consumers and to be a tolerable engine that drives creation in automotive, amicable and mercantile sectors in China.


The Nissan IDS Concept is a judgment automobile that embodies Nissan’s prophesy of a destiny of unconstrained pushing and 0 glimmer EVs. When presenting during a 2015 Tokyo Motor Show, Nissan boss and CEO Carlos Ghosn said: “Nissan’s stirring technologies will change a attribute between automobile and driver, and destiny mobility.” Read some-more about a IDS here.

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About Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.
Nissan is a tellurian full-line automobile manufacturer that sells some-more than 60 models underneath a Nissan, Infiniti and Datsun brands. In mercantile year 2014, a association sole some-more than 5.3 million vehicles globally, generating income of 11.3 trillion yen. Nissan engineers, manufactures and markets a world’s bestselling, all-electric automobile in history, a Nissan LEAF. Nissan’s tellurian domicile in Yokohama, Japan, manages operations in 6 regions: ASEAN Oceana; Africa, Middle East India; China; Europe; Latin America and North America. Nissan has a tellurian workforce of 247,500, and has been partnered with French manufacturer Renault underneath a Renault-Nissan Alliance given Mar 1999.

About Nissan in China
Nissan came to China in 1973, and a code has grown fast in China given a 1990s. As a unconditionally owned auxiliary of Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. formed in Beijing, Nissan (China) Investment Co., Ltd. (NCIC) manages Nissan’s investment in China together with a primogenitor company. Dongfeng Motor Co., Ltd. (DFL) is a joint-venture between Nissan and Dongfeng Motor Corporation. Under it, Dongfeng Nissan Passenger Vehicle Company (DFL-PV) especially produces newcomer vehicles, while Zhengzhou Nissan Automobile Co., Ltd. (ZNA) specializes in light blurb vehicles.


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Joyce Cheng
Communications Management Division, Public Relations
Nissan (China) Investment Co., Ltd.
Tel: +86 10 5925 1989 / +86 137 0125 3479

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