Reo Katayama, Faculty of Science and Technology, Department of Materials and Life Sciences Granted Patent
Reo Katayama, Faculty of Science and Technology, Department of Materials and Life Sciences granted patent for invention of the multi-purpose cutter knife specialized for cardboard box. (Patent No.6006450)
On the course of writing his report for the course, "Intellectual Property Right" taught by Professor Kijyuri Kawakita, his invention was created. By wnning the Patent/Design Contest organized by National Center for Industrial Property Information and Training he received funding from Japan Patent Office and also with the support of his instructor he was able to apply for patent. He will now produce the test product in order to advance to patent license.