NEC Labs America:
Delivering high-impact technology research

NEC Laboratories America, Inc. (NEC Labs), with locations in Princeton, New Jersey and Cupertino, California is the US-based part of NEC Corporation’s global network of corporate R&D laboratories. Our mission is to create technology innovations that contribute to society. We collaborate with customers to understand their needs and to validate our ideas for solutions. We partner with NEC business units to bring our innovations to the market.

Our driving force is a shared passion for innovations. We strive to cultivate an open, friendly, and fun work environment with minimal overhead.

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Current research

Parallel Computation in Learning

We explore algorithms for implementing large scale learning algorithms as parallel computation. We are currently developing parallelization approaches for...

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Multiple Target Tracking

Object tracking is crucial to integrate semantic object information over time and predict future locations. We work in a tracking-by-detection paradigm,...

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Object Detection in Videos

In contrast to object detection in an image, detecting objects in videos is more challenging due to motion blur, color distortion and real-time rates. We...

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