Tackling the theme of "future value creation" with an open and unique research system
As Japan's only multidisciplinary academic laboratory, NII requires abundant outstanding human resources to carve out a future in the field of information science. To carry out this mission, researchers at NII are working on their activities under a more powerful and open research system.
Principles of Informatics Research Division
In the Principles of Informatics Research Division we seek to discover new principles, theories and methods in Informatics, and extend our goal to pioneering the frontiers to try and achieve a paradigm shift in informatics.
Digital Content and Media Sciences Research Division
The Division conducts research on various types of contents and media such as text and video in terms of analysis, creation, compilation and application, and their processing methods from the theories to the systems.
Information and Society Research Division
We remain dedicated to aiding in the creation of a society in which information is integrated into the real world, based on interdisciplinary research on information and systems technologies and on issues in the human and social sciences.