Cambridge Research Laboratory

Toshiba’s Cambridge Research Laboratory is a world-leading industrial research centre dedicated to fostering innovation through basic and applied research in physics, engineering and computer science. Our mission is to create core technology that can be translated into future products.

Our staff are our greatest asset. We recruit the most talented researchers and allow them to work in a well-resourced, multicultural and academic environment to promote independent thought and creativity.

The laboratory collaborates openly with leading universities and small companies across Europe. We have forged a very close relationship with leading academic and young researchers at the University of Cambridge and have funded many research students and projects.

Toshiba is a world leader in the design and manufacture of advanced electronics and information and communications systems. Its origins go back to 1875 and it has a rich and long history of innovation. The Cambridge Research Laboratory is a vital part of Toshiba’s worldwide research and development network it is responsible for a number of significant world-first developments and the results of its research are already finding their way into new Toshiba products.

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Quantum Information

Quantum Information

Exploring the ultimate limit of Information Technology

The Quantum Information Group (QIG) is developing a new approach to information technology that applies the fundamental laws of Quantum Physics to network communications and computing.

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Speech Technology

Speech Technology

Enabling deep human-machine communication via speech

The Speech Technology Group (STG) is at the heart of modern artificial intelligence by designing novel algorithms for automatic speech recognition and data-based dialogue systems enabling the creation of advanced and natural, speech enabled, human-machine interfaces.

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Computer Vision

Computer Vision

Understanding & Interpreting visual data

CRL’s Computer Vision Group (CVG) conducts cutting-edge research in 3D computer vision and machine learning with the aim to improve the ability of software to understand and interpret visual data. In our work we support Toshiba’s overall mission to create modern technology with a positive impact on society. Our main focus is on fundamental and academically oriented research, and consequently we also have ongoing collaborations with top UK universities.

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