Inquiries

This page provides information on how to contact NIMS, both for general inquiries and for particular services. Each service may have both opinion and inquiry options. Please use the appropriate one to contact us.

Please note that we may not be able to respond to all inquiries.

Contact information for each division and office

The main contact for each NIMS site/office is as follows

Site name Address Phone number Access & inquiries
Sengen Site Sengen 1-2-1, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 305-0047, Japan 029-859-2000 Contact
Namiki Site Namiki 1-1, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 305-0044, Japan 029-860-4610 Contact
Sakura Site Sakura 3-13, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 305-0003, Japan 029-863-5570 Contact
Site name Address, Phone number,
Access & inquiries
Sengen Site
Address

Sengen 1-2-1, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 305-0047, Japan

Phone number

+81-29-859-2000

Inquiries

Contact

Namiki Site
Address

Namiki 1-1, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 305-0044, Japan

Phone number

+81-29-860-4610

Inquiries

Contact

Sakura Site
Address

Sakura 3-13, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 305-0003, Japan

Phone number

+81-29-863-5570

Inquiries

Contact

Contact information by service

Public relations

Service Division Phone number Inquiries
Media & press Public Relations Office, Division of International Collaborations and Public Relations +81-29-859-2026 (direct) Contact form
Visits (General, middle/high school) Public Relations Office, Division of International Collaborations and Public Relations +81-29-859-2026 (direct) Contact form
Publications & leaflets Public Relations Office, Division of International Collaborations and Public Relations +81-29-859-2026 (direct) Contact form
Service Division, Phone number, Inquiries
Media & press
Division

Public Relations Office, Division of International Collaborations and Public Relations

Phone number

+81-29-859-2000

Inquiries

Contact form

Visits (General, middle/high school)
Division

Public Relations Office, Division of International Collaborations and Public Relations

Phone number

+81-29-859-2000

Inquiries

Contact form

Publications & leaflets
Division

Public Relations Office, Division of International Collaborations and Public Relations

Phone number

+81-29-859-2000

Inquiries

Contact form

Use of shared facilities

Service Division Phone number Inquiries
About NIMS Open Facility Administrative Office, Research Network and Facility Services Division 029-860-4939 chukaku=nims.go.jp
User School Administrative Office, Research Network and Facility Services Division 029-860-4939 user-school=ml.nims.go.jp
Service Division, Phone number, Inquiries
About NIMS Open Facility
Division

Administrative Office, Research Network and Facility Services Division

Phone number

+81-29-860-4939

Inquiries

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User School
Division

Administrative Office, Research Network and Facility Services Division

Phone number

+81-29-860-4939

Inquiries

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About academic collaboration

Service Division Phone number Inquiries
Academic collaboration Institutional Alliance Group, Academic Collaboration Office, Division of International Collaborations and Public Relations +81-29-859-2600 academic-collaboration=nims.go.jp
Service Division, Phone number, Inquiries
About academic collaboration
Division

Institutional Alliance Group, Academic Collaboration Office, Division of International Collaborations and Public Relations

Phone number

+81-29-859-2600

Inquiries

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Industrial collaboration

Service Division Phone number Inquiries
About industrial collaboration Industrial Collaboration Office, External Collaboration Division 029-859-2600 Contact form
Service Division, Phone number, Inquiries
About industrial collaboration
Division

Industrial Collaboration Office, External Collaboration Division

Phone number

+81-29-859-2600

Inquiries

Contact form

Donations

Service Division Phone number Inquiries
About donations Industrial Collaboration Office, External Collaboration Division +81-29-859-2600 Contact form
Service Division, Phone number, Inquiries
About donations
Division

Industrial Collaboration Office, External Collaboration Division

Phone number

+81-29-859-2600

Inquiries

Contact form

Intellectual property rights

Service Division Phone number Inquiries
About intellectual property rights (Intellectual Property Office) External Collaboration Division +81-29-859-2600 pat01=nims.go.jp
About licensing patents etc. (Industrial Collaboration Office) External Collaboration Division +81-29-859-2600 Contact form
Service Division, Phone number, Inquiries
About intellectual property rights (Intellectual Property Office)
Division

External Collaboration Division

Phone number

+81-29-859-2600

Inquiries

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About licensing patents etc. (Industrial Collaboration Office)
Division

External Collaboration Division

Phone number

+81-29-859-2600

Inquiries

Contact form

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Competitive funds

Service Division Phone number Inquiries
About competitive funds Competitive Funds Administration Office, Finance Division +81-29-851-3354 (extension 2901) Contact form
Service Division, Phone number, Inquiries
About competitive funds
Division

Competitive Funds Administration Office, Finance Division

Phone number

+81-29-851-3354 (extension 2901)

Inquiries

Contact form

Education & human resources development

Service Division Phone number Inquiries
Graduate school & internship programs Graduate Program Group, Academic Collaboration Office, Division of International Collaborations and Public Relations +81-29-859-2204 nims-graduate=nims.go.jp
Service Division, Phone number, Inquiries
Graduate school & internship programs
Division

Graduate Program Group, Academic Collaboration Office, Division of International Collaborations and Public Relations

Phone number

+81-29-859-2204

Inquiries

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NIMS evaluations and research presentations

Service Division Inquiries
About external evaluations by independent evaluators, research presentations, and outcome evaluations Corporate Planning Office nims_evaluation=ml.nims.go.jp
Service Division, Inquiries
About external evaluations by independent evaluators, research presentations, and outcome evaluations
Division

Corporate Planning Office

Inquiries

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Recruitment & personnel

Service Division Phone number Inquiries
About recruitment and human resource development for permanent research and engineering positions Human Resources Development Office & Personnel Office, Human Resources Division​ +81-29-859-2555 (direct) Contact form
About recruitment for permanent administrative positions and fixed-term positions, the mutual aid association, welfare, and other personnel matters Human Resources Development Office & Personnel Office, Human Resources Division​ +81-29-859-2472 (direct) (Permanent administrative positions and other positions)​

+81-29-860-4408 (direct) (Fixed-term positions)

+81-29-859-2187 (direct) (Mutual aid association, welfare)
Contact form
Service Division, Phone number, Inquiries
About recruitment and human resource development for permanent research and engineering positions
Division

Human Resources Development Office & Personnel Office, Human Resources Division​

Phone number

+81-29-859-2555 (direct)

Inquiries

Contact form

About recruitment for permanent administrative positions and fixed-term positions, the mutual aid association, welfare, and other personnel matters
Division

Human Resources Development Office & Personnel Office, Human Resources Division​

Phone number

+81-29-859-2472 (direct) (Permanent administrative positions and other positions)​

+81-29-860-4408 (direct) (Fixed-term positions)

+81-29-859-2187 (direct) (Mutual aid association, welfare)

Inquiries

Contact form

Procurement information

Service Division Phone number Inquiries
General competitive bidding, green procurement, inquiries about delivery performance, and other general procurement information Procurement Office, Finance Division +81-29-859-2084 (direct) Contact form
Service Division, Phone number, Inquiries
General competitive bidding, green procurement, inquiries about delivery performance, and other general procurement information
Division

Procurement Office, Finance Division

Phone number

+81-29-859-2084 (direct)

Inquiries

Contact form

Compliance

Service Division Inquiries
In-house contact Compliance Office Contact form
External contact Tsukuba Park Law Office
(Please specify that your inquiry relates to the National Institute for Materials Science.)
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Service Division, Inquiries
In-house contact
Division

Compliance Office

Inquiries

Contact form

External contact
Division

Tsukuba Park Law Office
(Please specify that your inquiry relates to the National Institute for Materials Science.)

Inquiries

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Information security incidents

Service Division Phone number Inquiries
Regarding Information security incidents related to NIMS NIMS CSIRT +81-29-859-2222
(On holidays or or night +81-29-859-2000)
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Service Division, Phone number, Inquiries
Regarding Information security incidents related to NIMS
Division

NIMS CSIRT

Phone number

+81-29-859-2222
(On holidays or or night +81-29-859-2000)

Inquiries

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General reception desk

Service Inquiries
General reception desk Contact form
Service Inquiries
General reception desk
Inquiries

Contact form