NEC Labs America:
Delivering high-impact technology research

NEC Laboratories America, Inc. (NEC Labs), with locations in Princeton, New Jersey and San Jose, California is the US-based center for NEC Corporation’s global network of corporate research laboratories. Our mission is to generate significant new knowledge and create innovative solutions for society in collaboration with industry, academia and governments.  Our research groups reflect different perspectives and collaborate to provide disruptive solutions to solve complex problems. 

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 http://www.nec.com.

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Current research

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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Agile DSP-based Optical Transmission Systems

With exponential traffic growth projected from mobile and cloud applications, optical networks powering the Internet backbone will require...

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Unsupervised Feature Learning

While supervised feature learning methods (such as deep neural networks) have recently set new benchmarks in image classification, unsupervised feature...

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