Quantum Wave Microscopy Unit (Tsumoru Shintake)
5 Apr 2018 - 18:07
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 - 17:11
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....
2 Apr 2018 - 17:10
Due to the possible influence of rising sea levels, the Maldives has become symbol of global climate change.
2 Apr 2018 - 17:09
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...
2 Apr 2018 - 17:06
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.
2 Apr 2018 - 17:05
Prof. Shintake holds a model of a wave energy converter turbine.
2 Apr 2018 - 17:04
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...
11 Dec 2017 - 15:09
The sample is suspended in water vapor, which is pumped into the portion of the tube surrounding the sample and rapidly pumped out again.
11 Dec 2017 - 14:56
Even in dense water vapor, the presence of “rings” and “spots” shows detail in the gold on an atomic scale.
11 Dec 2017 - 14:22
Scientists imaged gold nanocrystals (shown here in false-color) using a 300kV electron beam, through 1.3kPa of water vapor.
11 Dec 2017 - 13:50
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 - 11:46
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