30 Nov 2021 - 01:00
Highlights Glow-in-the-dark materials fuel a US$400 million global industry, thanks to their usefulness in emergency signs, watches, and paint. However, they are currently made from inorganic...
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18 Nov 2021 - 00:00
To commemorate 10 years since the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) was established, the university’s president Dr. Peter Gruss reflects on OIST’s connection to...
Type: News Article
8 Nov 2021 - 00:00
Prof. Amy Shen, who leads the Micro/Bio/Nanofluidics Unit at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST), has...
Type: News Article
4 Nov 2021 - 10:02
Highlights Researchers in Japan and Australia have shown, for the first time, that machine learning can produce accurate control of a particle within a complex quantum system. Controlling quantum...
Type: Press release
20 Oct 2021 - 00:00
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Type: News Article
17 Sep 2021 - 14:16
Highlights Researchers in Japan looked at saliva samples taken from two different age groups to see if the composition of saliva changes as one ages. Despite the difficulties with working with...
Type: Press release
14 Sep 2021 - 01:00
Highlights Kuruma shrimp are an economically important species in Asia and considered a delicacy in Japan, where a large shrimp farming industry has been established. Despite its importance, very...
Type: Press release
6 Sep 2021 - 11:35
Highlights Bennu and Ryugu are two rubble-pile asteroids that were recently photographed by unmanned spacecrafts. Both asteroids have a distinctive diamond shape, the formation of which has...
Type: Press release
19 Aug 2021 - 00:00
The Qiskit Hackathon Europe 2021 brought researchers and developers from across Europe together to collaborate and build quantum computing projects. It ran from April 20 to June 14 and included two...
Type: News Article
6 Aug 2021 - 18:00
Highlights High quality, rechargeable batteries are a necessity to sustainably meet the world’s growing energy demands. Lithium sulfur batteries are promising candidates for the next generation...
Type: Press release
5 Aug 2021 - 00:00
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Type: News Article
26 Jul 2021 - 19:00
Highlights Citrus fruits from the mandarin family have important commercial value but how their diversity arose has been something of a mystery Researchers analyzed the genomes of the East Asian...
Type: Press release
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