The reliability of the Nikon brand is based on high-level technological power resulting from R&D activities that have been ongoing since the company's establishment in 1917. In this section, we introduce the basic technologies and R&D organizations that support Nikon today and into the future.
We are advancing core research and technologies with a long-term perspective, based on opto-electronics and precision technologies accumulated during the long years since the founding of our company. These are the basic technologies that support Nikon at the fundamental level.
The Core Technology Division, responsible for basic technology development at Nikon, and each department are advancing research and development in collaborative partnership. Our R&D efforts aim to contribute to the society of today and tomorrow in many diverse ways.