National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (Japan)
National Institute of Information and Communications
National Institute of Information and Communications Technology
Radio Research Institute Radio Propagation Research Center Space Environment Laboratory Space Weather Forecast Service Group (Regional Warning Center Japan)
|Person in charge||Dr. Mamoru Ishii, Director General (ISES delegate)|
|Location||Koganei, Tokyo, Japan
|Address||4-2-1 Nukuikita-machi, Koganei, Tokyo 184-8795, Japan|
|Contact||Dr. Yuki Kubo, Group Leader|
Space weather forecast service has been operated in 24/7. NICT is a
member of ACFJ consortium of ICAO space weather center. NICT operates
five ionosondes, four in Japan and one in Antarctica. NICT also operates
a solar radio telescope and a magnetometer in Japan.
NICT has own numerical simulation models of the Sun and solar wind, magnetosphere, and ionosphere. NICT also has AI-based solar flare and radiation belt electron forecast models.