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.

NEC Corporation is a leader in the integration of IT and network technologies that benefit businesses and people around the world. By providing a combination of products and solutions that cross utilize the company's experience and global resources, NEC's advanced technologies meet the complex and ever-changing needs of its customers. NEC brings more than 100 years of expertise in technological innovation to empower people, businesses and society.  For more information, visit NEC at

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Current research

Battery Characterization Test Bed

Battery characterization and testing is an important research area at Energy Management department. The test bed is set up to validate the battery life...

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SDN Monitoring with Zero Measurement Cost

Software-defined networking (SDN) enables abstractions that separate the control and forwarding functions in network devices. We study the implications and...

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Heterogeneous Cluster Computing

Traditional enterprise applications currently run on platforms that are complicated and expensive to build or maintain. They often require a team of experts...

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