5 Mar 2021 - 10:00
From designing a new building to figuring out how much time a car drive will take, mathematical formulas are used throughout our world. When equipped with numbers and well-established equations,...
Type: News Article
12 Oct 2020 - 00:00
Mathematics is everywhere. It’s hidden in the patterns we observe across the world – from the stripes of a zebra to the constellations of stars to the web of a spider. It also inhabits actions and...
Type: News Article
8 Oct 2020 - 00:00
Professor Andrew Lobb explains the background of the rectangular peg problem in this video promoting his presidential lecture.
Type: Video
8 Oct 2020 - 00:00
Professor Andrew Lobb arrived at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) in October 2019 to take part in the...
Type: News Article
8 Oct 2020 - 00:00
The presidential lecture ‘The Square Peg Problem’ was delivered by Professor Andrew Lobb on July 30th, 2020.  
Type: Video
16 Jul 2020 - 00:00
Ocean plankton are the drifters of the marine world. They’re algae, animals, bacteria, or protists that are at the mercy of the tide and currents. Many are microscopic and hidden from view, barely...
Type: Press release
5 Jun 2020 - 00:00
When we think of wrinkles, we usually envision the lines etched into our skin, for some an unwelcome reality and for others a proud sign of a life well-lived. In material science, wrinkles can also...
Type: News Article
16 Jan 2020 - 11:47
A topologist can’t tell the difference between a doughnut and a coffee mug – this is a well-worn joke in topology, a field of mathematics concerned with properties of geometric shapes which are...
Type: News Article
17 Dec 2018 - 00:00
Dr. Johannes Schönke and Prof. Eliot Fried of the OIST Mathematics, Mechanics, and Materials Unit have introduced a new class of kaleidocycles into the world. They call them Möbius Kaleidocycles...
Type: Video
10 Dec 2014 - 10:03
New research published in the Proceedings of The Royal Society A by members of the...
Type: News Article
19 Apr 2013 - 13:16
Mathematics has a knack for describing the universe, so accurately that some contemporary...
Type: News Article
27 Apr 2012 - 17:05
The RMT2012 poster session...
Type: Event Report
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