Thursday, December 22, 2011
Mimos Ranked 11th among Government Research Institutions
The World IP Report provides a list of PCT top applicants among business, universities and government research institutions. Mimos made a surprise entry in government research institution category. According to the report, Mimos, ranked 256th among PCT applicants, manage to rank 11th among government research institutions.
The Commissariat à l’Énergie Atomique et aux Énergies Alternatives (France) filed the largest number of PCT applications in the government and research institutions category. It is the only applicant with more than 300 applications. The Fraunhofer- Gesellschaft zur Förderung der angewandten Forschung e.V. (Germany) ranks in second position and the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) (France) third.
Mimos Berhad is a government research institution set up by the Malaysian government to spear head the country's research in information and communications technology.