National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (Japan)

Name National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT)
URL https://swc.nict.go.jp/contents/index_e.php
Established October, 1896
ISES Member 1996
Organization National Institute of Information and Communications Technology
Applied Electromagnetic Research Institute Space Weather and Environment Informatics Laboratory (Regional Warning Center Japan)
Staff 19 employees
Person in charge Dr. Mamoru Ishii, Director(mishii@nict.go.jp)
Location Koganei, Tokyo, Japan
Address 4-2-1 Nukuikita-machi, Koganei, Tokyo, 184-8795 Japan
Contact Dr. Shinichi Watari: sw-project-office@ml.nict.go.jp
Additional Info NICT is responsible for ionospheric observation in Japan and operates four ionosondes in Japan and one in Antarctica.

We have our own numerical models of sun and solar wind, magnetosphere, and ionosphere.