R&D / technology

R&D Centers

Japan

Advanced Technology R&D Center

The base for all of Mitsubishi Electric's R&D activities, focusing on a broad range of research for the future.

Information Technology R&D Center

The main center for the development of information and communications technology, actively developing new business in the field of IT.

Industrial Design Center

The core research facility for creating new business and products; we design ways for people to live in harmony with technology, society and the environment.

Outside Japan

Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories (MERL)

The North American arm of the Corporate R&D organization, which conducts application-motivated basic research and advanced development in communication, video/image processing, data analysis and mechatronics technologies.

Mitsubishi Electric R&D Centre Europe B.V. (MERCE)

The European arm of Mitsubishi Electric's R&D is situated in the heart of Europe's top R&D community, with locations in France and the UK; our R&D focuses on environment and energy technology, and communications technology.