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20 May 2016
The Sea in a Ceramic Plate
The exhibition Ishigaki Blue welcomes everyone at OIST with its beautiful shades of blue.
about The Sea in a Ceramic Plate
20 May 2016
Tampering with the Current in a Petri Dish
OIST team creates a simple and inexpensive insert that generates uniform electric field for tissue engineering and other cell studies.
about Tampering with the Current in a Petri Dish
18 May 2016
The Proof is in the Pudding
Confirming the link between disorder and metastability in granular physics.
about The Proof is in the Pudding
17 May 2016
Unravelling the Costs of Rubber Agriculture on Biodiversity
A striking decline in ant biodiversity found on land converted to a rubber plantation in China.
about Unravelling the Costs of Rubber Agriculture on Biodiversity
13 May 2016
Dr. Jerome Friedman receives the Grand Cordon of the Order of the Rising Sun Award
Nobel Laureate, professor, and member of the OIST Board of Governors, Dr. Jerome Friedman, receives the Grand Cordon of the Order of the Rising Sun Award.
about Dr. Jerome Friedman receives the Grand Cordon of the Order of the Rising Sun Award
12 May 2016
OIST Welcomes Professor Akihiro Kusumi
Prof Kusumi leads the Membrane Cooperative Unit.
about OIST Welcomes Professor Akihiro Kusumi
29 Apr 2016
New Fabrication and Thermo-Optical Tuning of Whispering Gallery Microlasers
OIST scientists have developed a new, simple and quick way to make any number microlasers on a single structure.
about New Fabrication and Thermo-Optical Tuning of Whispering Gallery Microlasers
27 Apr 2016
OIST Contributes to Kumamoto Earthquake Relief Efforts
Two staff from the OIST clinic went into the earthquake-hit region of Kumamoto Prefecture to provide medical support for evacuees.
about OIST Contributes to Kumamoto Earthquake Relief Efforts
20 Apr 2016
OIST Welcomes Professor Hiroshi Watanabe
New Evolutionary Neurobiology Unit lead by Prof. Watanabe.
about OIST Welcomes Professor Hiroshi Watanabe
19 Apr 2016
Liquid Spiral Vortex Discovered
Unexpected spiral vortex phenomenon found when liquid is pushed through cross-shaped pathways.
about Liquid Spiral Vortex Discovered
15 Apr 2016
The Glass Revolution
Dream tools come true thanks to digital 3D printing of glass components.
about The Glass Revolution
12 Apr 2016
How the Ant Queen Gets Her Crown: Uncovering the Evolution of Queen-Worker Differences
Networks of co-expressed genes are found to be different between queen and worker ants.
about How the Ant Queen Gets Her Crown: Uncovering the Evolution of Queen-Worker Differences
8 Apr 2016
Exploring Synapses with a Gigantic Advantage
Scientists create giant neural connections in culture for the first time.
about Exploring Synapses with a Gigantic Advantage
4 Apr 2016
Science Project for Ryukyu Girls
Female high school students from Okinawa participated in a workshop aimed at fostering their interest in science, providing support for their career choices and building a network of like-minded peers.
about Science Project for Ryukyu Girls
31 Mar 2016
Dancing on Ice
A new theory by an OIST team may unlock the secrets of protons in water ice.
about Dancing on Ice
30 Mar 2016
Igniting Innovation to Improve Society
International experts discussed accelerating innovation at universities in an interactive symposium at OIST.
about Igniting Innovation to Improve Society
28 Mar 2016
OIST Professors Awarded HFSP Grant
A team including two OIST professors has won a prestigious and highly competitive Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP) grant.
about OIST Professors Awarded HFSP Grant
21 Mar 2016
Hot Larvae: Calculating Dispersal from Unique Submarine Hot Spring Ecosystems
Larval dispersal from hydrothermal vent fields quantified in order to understand and protect the creatures found there.
about Hot Larvae: Calculating Dispersal from Unique Submarine Hot Spring Ecosystems
15 Mar 2016
Science Challenge 2016
Students from universities throughout Japan attended a one-week workshop to explore the question: What would you do in graduate school?
about Science Challenge 2016
14 Mar 2016
The Quest for Spin Liquids
OIST researchers show new connections between exotic states of matter.
about The Quest for Spin Liquids