NEC Labs America:
Delivering high-impact technology research

At NEC Labs America, we focus on innovating new ideas for technology, and the science that powers it. Our environment consists of small departments that deliver big-picture solutions to a targeted area of research. This collaborative effort allows us to be creative problem solvers, while working as a team towards a common goal. For over 100 years, NEC Labs has guided its efforts towards this approach to specialized research, and continues to this day.

At NEC Labs, our research is driven by our passion for innovation.

Join our team in pursuit of excellence.

NEC Labs offers the opportunity to focus on technology research through a small, dedicated team environment. We’re looking for highly qualified PhD candidates and researchers who are truly passionate about today’s technology.


Current research

Biological Network Learning to Promote Lipid Production

Sustainable production of renewable energy is hotly debated, and biofuels are an attempt at diminishing our dependence on fossil fuel. High lipid...

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Power System Optimization Platform

Optimized design, operation, and control of energy systems plays a crucial role in the success of Smart Grid initiatives. Technical, economic, and...

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Radio Access Network (RAN) technologies (PHY/MAC)

The research projects in this domain focus on the following topics aimed towards improving wireless spectral efficiency and cell-average/cell-edge throughput...

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