5 Apr 2018
The Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Ministry of Environment and Energy (MEE) of the Republic of Maldives...
Type: Press release
2 Apr 2018
The Wave Energy Project is kindly supported by Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives. From left to right: Mr. Glenn Crandall, Mr. Hussain Hameed, Mr. Hussain Shahid, Mr. Joseph Della Gatta, Prof....
Type: Photo
2 Apr 2018
Due to the possible influence of rising sea levels, the Maldives has become symbol of global climate change.
Type: Photo
2 Apr 2018
The test site location for the Wave Energy Converter prototypes has been carefully chosen to maximize wave energy while minimizing environmental impact. The beach is located within the Holiday Inn...
Type: Photo
2 Apr 2018
Half-scaled Wave Energy Converter unit prototypes in the lab at OIST. For simplicity, the prototype blade is not yet a flexible design but is made from high-tension duralumin.
Type: Photo
2 Apr 2018
Prof. Shintake holds a model of a wave energy converter turbine.
Type: Photo
2 Apr 2018
The Wave Energy project, which is kindly supported by Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives, will test prototype WEC-units on Kandooma island. The red arrow marks the experimental  site location...
Type: Photo
11 Dec 2017
The sample is suspended in water vapor, which is pumped into the portion of the tube surrounding the sample and rapidly pumped out again.
Type: Photo
11 Dec 2017
Even in dense water vapor, the presence of “rings” and “spots” shows detail in the gold on an atomic scale.
Type: Photo
11 Dec 2017
Scientists imaged gold nanocrystals (shown here in false-color) using a 300kV electron beam, through 1.3kPa of water vapor.
Type: Photo
11 Dec 2017
The inside of an electron microscope, which requires vacuum levels similar to those encountered in outer space, can be an extremely inhospitable place for organic materials. Traditionally, life...
Type: News Article
20 Sep 2017
Professor Tsumoru Shintake at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) yearns for a clean future, one that is affordable and powered by sustainable energy....
Type: News Article
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