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March 25, 2021

Successful International Joint Experiment Between Japan and Germany in the Field of Space Optical Communication Using a Small Satellite
~ NICT's optical ground station successfully received downlink light from DLR's small satellite-mounted optical terminal (OSIRISv1) ~


March 24, 2021

Commencement of Shortwave Propagation Simulator (HF-START) Service
– Demonstrating radio wave propagation paths between any two points based on real-time space weather information –


February 18, 2021

Successful Experiment with Stabilization Technology for Wireless Communications for Manufacturing Systems
– Realizing a "non-stop line" with wireless visualization and coordinated control of different systems -


February 2, 2021

World’s First Demonstration of Radio over Fiber Technology for Mobile Networks with Large Capacity Transmission and Superior Installability
- Effectively covers indoor dead spot and enables transition to Beyond 5G/6G -

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April 5, 2021

Toppan and NICT Enter Agreement for Joint Research on Post-Quantum Public Key Cryptography
Aiming to incorporate quantum-safe cryptography into the quantum secure cloud technology and enable secure communication, storage, and use of data.

January 29, 2021

NICT released "Report Issued by the Study Group on the Integration of Satellite Communications and 5G/Beyond 5G".
- Toward space-terrestrial multilayered connected network in Beyond 5G era -

February 18, 2020

Kayrros and the NICT join forces to extract actionable intelligence from gas emissions data

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