Matching Patterns
6 Apr 2015
The distribution of Namibian fairy circles (red, yellow and blue bars) with four, five, six, seven, eight and nine neighbors (indicated by polygon class) is essentially the same as skin cells (black...
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Haozhe Zhang and Robert Sinclair
6 Apr 2015
Haozhe Zhang, a PhD student now at Iowa State University, and OIST Professor Robert Sinclair investigated the spatial patterns of Namibian fairy circles and skin cells when Zhang was a research...
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30 Mar 2015
As part of its commitment to gender equality in the workplace, lab and classroom, the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) has hired Dr. Machi Dilworth as the new...
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Machi Dilworth
27 Mar 2015
Dr. Machi Dilworth starts as OIST's Vice President of Gender Equality on April 1.
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24 Mar 2015
More than 95 science communicators gathered at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) on March 19 - 20 to chart a new course for boosting international media...
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Science Communication Workshop “Why Do We Care?” Panel
24 Mar 2015
Press officers shared their experiences and challenges publishing press releases about Japanese science in English during a presentation titled “Why Do We Care?” at the International Science...
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Science Communication Workshop Panel
24 Mar 2015
Panelists discussed science communication tools with the audience. From left: David Hajime Kornhauser, senior research administrator for Kyoto University, Masaaki Hiramatsu, interim chief public...
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Science Communication Workshop Lab Tour
24 Mar 2015
OIST researcher Luis Ono showed attendees of the International Science Communication Workshop around the Energy Materials and Surface Sciences lab during a campus tour.
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David Hajime Kornhauser
24 Mar 2015
David Hajime Kornhauser, senior research administrator for Kyoto University, shared how he and his team produce science news releases in English.
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Robert Irion
24 Mar 2015
Robert Irion, director of the science communication program at University of California, Santa Cruz, explained how he trains scientists to write about science with style and grace.
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Valerie Jamieson
24 Mar 2015
Valerie Jamieson, editorial content director of the New Scientist, shared what journalists really need to produce a captivating science story.
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Science Communication Workshop Poster Session
24 Mar 2015
Attendees of the International Science Communication Workshop shared their strategies for communicating Japanese science to the world during the poster session.
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