The Research Center undertakes strategic research utilizing NII's characteristics, namely its applicability to many different spheres of study in informatics.
Services and Operations
Set up a network and electronic authentication infrastructure for use in CSI, benefiting from cutting-edge R&D in network development technology.
Research Center for Knowledge Media and Content Science
Promote cutting-edge research on the analysis and use of knowledge content in academic fields.
Develop TOPSE and TOPRE by integrating research, practical application, and education in advanced software engineering.
Research Center for Community Knowledge
Develop next-generation information and communications technology and information sharing platform system by creating "NetCommons" and "ReaD&Researchmap".
Promote research and development of advanced cloud infrastructure technologies to establish the cutting-edge Cyber Science Infrastructure (CSI) taking advantage of clouds.
Promote research of informatics through resource sharing and collaborative research in the research community. The center collects various datasets and provide them to the researchers, and in parallel conduct research and development on dataset building and their utilization platform, then develop those results to collaborative research activities.
Develop human resources, improve operation efficiency, and guarantee the secure research environment of the cyber space in the universities.
Major Research Projects
Promote activities such as cutting-edge research and personnel development to establish NII as a world-class international hub for quantum information.
Global Research Center for Cyber-Physical Systems
Promote activities such as cutting-edge research and cooperation to establish NII as a world-class international hub for Cyber-Physical Systems.
Global Research Center for Big Data Mathematics
Promote activities such as cutting-edge research and personnel development to establish NII as a world-class international hub for Big Data Mathematics with a central focus on developing high-speed algorithm.
Global Research Center for Systems Design and Mathematics
Research Center for Medical Bigdata
The center focuses its research on the transformation of big data into "smart data", statistical analysis of economic/social phenomena to enable accurate future forecasts, and the development of methods to analyze financial and related information, based on natural language processing and machine learning technology.
CRIS is an NII division for joint researches established jointly by NII and LINE Corporation. By promoting basic researches on "Robust Intelligence", CRIS aims to realize innovations on science technologies, which lead to progresses for solving various social problems. By doing so, we plan to create seeds for innovating technologies based on "novel" science knowledge.