7 May 2021 - 14:49
Four steps are repeated in a cycle to remove nitrogen from the air. The blue and red arrows show the changes in the flow of pressurized air through the device in each step. This process is used in...
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7 May 2021 - 14:46
Zeolite 5A acts as a molecular sieve, allowing molecules of oxygen to pass through the pores, while nitrogen molecules stick to the structure. Zeolite 5A and a similar molecule, Zeolite 13X were used...
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7 May 2021 - 14:37
Professor Mahesh Bandi of the Nonlinear and Non-equilibrium Physics Unit has built two devices that can produce concentrated oxygen. A large device is shown on the left, while a smaller, portable...
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7 May 2021 - 14:06
As cases of COVID-19 in India surge to unprecedented highs, there have been fatal shortages in medical-grade oxygen. Professor Mahesh Bandi, down on the ground in Hyderabad, India, has now engineered...
Type: News Article
20 Apr 2020 - 15:26
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27 Feb 2020 - 01:00
Many of us take our feet for granted, but they have a challenging job in the biomechanics department.  When we push off with the ball of the foot, the force we apply exceeds our body weight,...
Type: Press release
26 Feb 2020 - 13:07
The longitudinal arch has been well studied when it comes to foot stiffness, but this research found that the transverse arch may be more important.
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18 Sep 2019 - 11:22
Solar power offers a promising, renewable alternative to fossil fuels. But solar power production is complicated and influenced by ever-changing factors like cloud coverage, the time of day, and even...
Type: News Article
18 Sep 2019 - 11:04
Professor Mahesh Bandi, of OIST’s Nonlinear and Non-equilibrium Physics Unit, poses in front of bookcases in his office. 
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23 Jan 2018 - 09:38
A bowl of water sprinkled with pepper flakes sits ready on Mahesh Bandi’s kitchen countertop. Bandi, a professor of physics at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (...
Type: News Article
17 Jan 2018 - 16:51
This video, taken at 500 frames per second, shows the Marangoni effect in action. The researchers introduced a surfactant—a liquid with lower surface tension—to the surface of water. They used hollow...
Type: Video
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