21 May 2020
A researcher explores the mind and its implications for human society.
8 May 2020
Recent study describes new states that can be found in super-cold atom experiments, which could have applications for quantum technology.
24 Apr 2020
A study in mice and rat brains reveals how general anesthesia dampens high frequency brain activity by weakening synapses.
22 Apr 2020
Professor Simone Pigolotti and his team from the Biological Complexity Unit have modeled the spread of COVID-19 within Okinawa to predict its impact.
20 Apr 2020
With the number of COVID-19 cases in Okinawa on the rise, OIST researchers are looking at how they can help the local community.
9 Apr 2020
Lab 4 will provide additional world-class research facilities to the University and continue to encourage interdisciplinary research.
27 Mar 2020
Scientists create model to measure how cells sense their surroundings.
23 Mar 2020
Scientists probe how excited states of matter behave in phosphorene – a two-dimensional material with unusual properties.
18 Mar 2020

There have been no cases of COVID-19 in our community and Okinawa remains one of the least affected parts of Asia with only three confirmed infections and effective containment measures.

11 Mar 2020
Researchers develop a low-cost and simple device that can rapidly and efficiently deliver nanomaterials into cells.
4 Mar 2020
New Board of Governors member, Mr. James Higa, brings two unique perspectives with him, having both worked through an exciting period of creativity and innovation in Silicon Valley, and grown up in Okinawa.
2 Mar 2020
Researchers study unusual particles involved in quantum information processing.
27 Feb 2020
In response to national guidelines on the COVID-19 coronavirus, OIST is adopting preventive measures, including the cancellation of events and programs.
27 Feb 2020

In response to national guidelines on the COVID-19 coronavirus, OIST is now adopting the following measures:

26 Feb 2020

We have decided reluctantly to cancel the Piano Recital by Yukine Uehara, which was scheduled on Saturday, March 7th, 2020 in order to follow guidelines on public gatherings during the current COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak.

22 Feb 2020

Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University looks forward to welcoming you to our campus and conference facilities.