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

End-to-End Solutions using Wireless Sensing and Communications

In this area of research, the focus is on developing vertical solutions for different industry domains based on multi-modal sensing and communication...

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Mobile application management

Smartphones and tablets have become the new generation of personal information systems. Third-party apps provide great functionalities to these devices, but...

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Multidimensional Optical Processing

After setting the standing 100Tb/s world-record for the transmission capacity of single-mode optical fiber deployed in current networks, we are now leading a...

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