5 Jan 2015 - 13:50
The Nanoparticles by Design Unit at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University is constantly finding new ways to endow the tiniest of...
Type: News Article
Nanoparticle Deposition System
5 Jan 2015 - 13:37
Professor Sowwan sits in front of a nanoparticle deposition system at OIST.
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2 Oct 2014 - 11:22
Nanoparticles have the potential to revolutionize the medical industry, but they must possess a few critical properties. First, they need to target a specific region, so that they do not scatter...
Type: News Article
Nanosheets Respond to pH
2 Oct 2014 - 11:12
In more acidic, low pH environments, nanosheets flatten. In more basic, high-pH environments, nanosheets roll into tight scrolls. Depending on the shape morphing of the nanosheet, near-infrared light...
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2 Oct 2014 - 11:06
Researcher Jeong-Hwan Kim plays football on OIST campus.
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25 Jul 2014 - 09:46
Panagiotis Grammatikopoulos in the OIST Nanoparticles by Design Unit simulates the interactions of particles that are too...
Type: News Article
25 Jul 2014 - 09:33
Grammatikopoulos created this simulation of palladium nanoparticles colliding at 1000 Kevin, or about 727 degrees Celsius. At this hot temperature, the nanoparticles meet, fuse, and crystallize,...
Type: Video
Palladium Nanoparticles at Different Temperatures
25 Jul 2014 - 09:28
Grammatikopoulos simulated two palladium nanoparticles colliding at different temperatures. The hotter the temperature, the more homogenous the resulting product, and the further the atoms in the...
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Grammatikopoulos and his Supercomputer
25 Jul 2014 - 09:24
Panagiotis Grammatikopoulos stands in the OIST server room with the supercomputer that runs the necessary calculations for his simulations. 
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25 Jul 2014 - 09:17
Grammatikopoulos created this simulation of palladium nanoparticles colliding at 300 Kevin, or about 27 degrees Celsius. The nanoparticles meet, then fuse, then crystallize in orderly planes.
Type: Video
9 May 2014 - 11:29
This video shows Palladium nanoparticles colliding and fusing in a hydrogen gas atmosphere, imaged live in OIST's Environmental Transmission Electron Microscope (TEM). On the left side, you see a...
Type: Video
9 May 2014 - 09:35
Mukhles Sowwan’s Nanoparticles by Design Unit does just what the name suggests; it designs custom nanoparticles.  However, creating nanoparticles is only...
Type: News Article
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