Nokia Research Center, the corporate R&D unit of Nokia, explores and develops
new technologies and concepts required for paving the way towards the mobile
information society, where the Internet and mobile communications are fully
Nokia Research Center has R&D teams with world-class competencies and outputs
in areas of mobile and fixed communications, Internet technologies and
audio-visual signal processing, as well as in electronics and software. These
teams boost Nokia's R&D by serving the R&D centers of Nokia business units
with activities mainly beyond current product development. Understanding of
market and user requirements is assured by participation in R&D supporting
today's businesses as well.
Nokia has a long tradition in international university cooperation. Nokia is
also an active partner in a variety of multilateral R&D projects and programs
in Europe, Asia, and the Americas. In many cases, this cooperation is realized
with Nokia Research Center as the gateway.