For Researchers

Are you considering a research position at NIMS? Here’s a glimpse of our research environment.

As a public institution specializing in materials science research, NIMS is committed to achieving the five-year mid-term plans set by the Japanese government on the basis of the national basic policy for science and technology. The needs of society mean that recent plans have emphasized the need for materials research to focus on addressing global issues such as the environment, energy, and resources. We engage in a wide range of materials research initiatives aimed at addressing these issues.