25 May 2022 - 10:31
[Joint press release with the University of Cambridge] A team of researchers from the UK and Japan has found that the tiny defects which limit the efficiency of perovskites – cheaper alternative...
Type: Press release
10 Dec 2021 - 02:00
Highlights Hybrid perovskites are promising materials for the next generation of solar cells as they combine the benefits of both organic and inorganic materials. Currently, the efficiency of...
Type: Press release
4 Dec 2020 - 04:00
Heralding the end of a decade-long quest, in a promising new class of extremely thin, two-dimensional semiconductors, scientists have for the first time directly visualized and measured elusive...
Type: Press release
16 Apr 2020 - 00:00
A multi-institutional collaboration, co-led by scientists at the University of Cambridge and Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST), has discovered the source of...
Type: Press release
23 Mar 2020 - 15:44
Since its discovery in 2014, phosphorene – a sheet of phosphorus atoms only a single atom thick – has intrigued scientists, due to its unique optoelectronic anisotropy. In other words, electrons...
Type: News Article
8 Jan 2016 - 12:24
Organic-inorganic perovskite materials are key components of the new generation of solar cells. Understanding properties of these materials is important for improving lifetime and quality of solar...
Type: News Article
25 Jun 2014 - 15:10
Combining physics and neurobiology to tackle Parkinson’s Disease is research “I would never have been able to do outside of OIST,” says Professor Keshav Dani.  The Okinawa Institute of Science...
Type: News Article
26 Aug 2012 - 11:29
Since our ancestors first began using tools to dig for insects or club rivals, we’ve been constrained by what seemed to be fundamental properties of matter. Light will bend in a certain way when it...
Type: News Article
18 Jul 2012 - 18:25
One of the cornerstones of scientific research at OIST is the removal of boundaries between departments and fields: researchers are constantly intermingling, sharing their knowledge and tools with...
Type: News Article
31 Mar 2012 - 00:00
Time-lapse movie of the setting up of the high energy laser installation in the OIST Femtosecond Spectroscopy Unit's lab.
Type: Video
15 Mar 2012 - 19:19
Professor Dani and his unit members...
Type: Event Report
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