on the one hand: science good, knowledge advancement good, several people (that I know of) doing interesting research are working here
on the other: if this is fully funded by Toyota, what relationship does the corporation have with the institute? Does it set research agendas? Does it retain exclusive IP rights over anything created by the academics working here?
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