6. January 2021 - 11:00
Dr. Akira Yoshino, Nobel Laureate in Chemistry and creator of the lithium-ion battery, was appointed as a member of the Board of Governors.
14. December 2020 - 0:00
Professor Hiroki Takahashi has become a project manager in a research program funded by a prestigious Moonshot award to work on the next generation of ion traps.
10. December 2020 - 10:29
The award, granted by Times Higher Education, recognizes the success of OIST Graduate School
7. December 2020 - 0:00
Carnivorous and aquatic plants provide great models for answering questions about the natural world, says new OIST ecologist Prof. David Armitage.
27. November 2020 - 10:33
A ceremony for the installation of the Dr. Brenner statue was presented by the Okinawa Prefecture at OIST
22. October 2020 - 0:00
A new outreach program will allow students in Okinawa and Hawai’i to explore the natural sciences through a cultural lens.
15. October 2020 - 0:00
Scientists and staff across OIST have worked hard over the last few months to test the OIST community for antibodies against SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19.
12. October 2020 - 0:00
Professor Daniel Spector uses his aptitude for numbers and equations to answer questions that aren’t necessarily anchored in what we can observe.
8. October 2020 - 0:00
Whilst in lockdown at OIST, Professor Andrew Lobb, in collaboration with a mathematician at Boston College, solved a version of a century-old question: Can square pegs fit inside round holes?
29. September 2020 - 0:00
One of OIST’s distinguished marine scientists, Professor Timothy Ravasi, has been invited to work alongside researchers from the world’s pre-eminent center in coral reef research.
16. August 2020 - 19:36
Mr. Jesper Koll, a front runner in Japan's financial world, joins the OIST Board of Governors
11. August 2020 - 10:00
Memories form a central part of our identity but how they are created and stored is still unclear. One researcher is aiming to change that.
29. July 2020 - 10:45
Scientists combine new scientific techniques to test old theories on how evolution occurs on remote islands.
27. July 2020 - 10:00
Researchers have developed a novel device for single nanoparticle trapping which has potential applications for drug discovery, disease monitoring, biomedical imaging, and more.
22. July 2020 - 9:00
In the time of a pandemic, scientists grapple with the hidden cost of social isolation
10. July 2020 - 0:00
Ecology, evolution, and developmental biology all come together in the research conducted by clownfish scientist - Professor Vincent Laudet.
8. July 2020 - 8:42
Scientists decipher the evolutionary history of a coral reef predator
30. June 2020 - 11:53
Study exposes silenced sites within ‘jumping genes’ that could one day drive development of environmentally-resistant crops.