31 Mar 2017 - 09:26
Often used for children’s enjoyment and artistic performances, soap bubbles are delicate, light-reflecting films that typically last just a few seconds before bursting. But beyond their value to...
Type: News Article
24 Mar 2017 - 10:10
Unlike experimental neuroscientists who deal with real-life neurons, computational neuroscientists use model simulations to investigate how the brain functions. While many computational...
Type: News Article
10 Mar 2017 - 08:56
Researchers in the Mathematical Soft Matter Unit analyze the stability of chains of magnetic balls under the influence of gravity, giving...
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9 Mar 2017 - 16:51
Magnetic balls provide exciting avenues for exploring many fundamental phenomena in physics. They can be assembled by hand into chains and more complex structures and used to model the properties of...
Type: News Article
9 Mar 2017 - 13:19
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9 Mar 2017 - 09:44
Prof. Pinaki Chakraborty, head of the Fluid Mechanics Unit and Dr. Tapan Sabuwala of the ...
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7 Mar 2017 - 11:09
In 2005, the Hayabusa spacecraft developed by the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) landed on Itokawa, a small near-Earth asteroid named after the famous Japanese rocket scientist Hideo...
Type: Press release
7 Mar 2017 - 10:46
(From left) Dr. Tapan Sabuwala of OIST’s Continuum Physics Unit and Professor Pinaki Chakraborty of OIST’s Fluid Mechanics Unit
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1 Mar 2017 - 14:51
OIST is proud to announce that four new faculty members have joined the university. From left to right, Adjunct Professor Simone Pigolotti will join the university as a full-time Associate Professor...
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27 Feb 2017 - 11:45
New research from Professor Robert Sinclair, head of OIST's Mathematical Biology Unit, and collaborators at the University of Helsinki...
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