According to Kioxia news, Kioxia has recently officially opened two new R&D center buildings located in Yokohama City, Kanagawa Prefecture Center building.
The official stated that the addition of the new R&D center will further strengthen Kioxia’s R&D capabilities in flash memory and solid-state drives. Not only that but other R&D positions in Kanagawa Prefecture will also be transferred to these two new R&D centers in the future to improve research efficiency and promote the birth of new storage technologies.
Introduction to the two new R&D centers of Kioxia attached as follows:
The official opening of the flagship building of the Yokohama Technology Park has helped Kioxia nearly double the size of the Yokohama Technology Park. It is mainly responsible for evaluating the performance of flash memory and solid-state hard drive products to improve the overall product development progress and product progress. The flagship building is equipped with corresponding environmental protection facilities and has obtained ZEB-Ready certification.
Kioxia Xinzi’an Frontier Technology R&D Center mainly focuses on the research and development of pan-semiconductor fields including new materials, new processes and new equipment. The research and development center has a state-of-the-art clean room and also uses an environmentally friendly design.