27. September 2017 - 16:18
Day by day, Neiman attacks one big question: How can quantum mechanics and general relativity function together in a constantly accelerating universe?
20. September 2017 - 11:46
OIST researchers develop turbines to convert the power of ocean waves into clean, renewable energy.
6. September 2017 - 8:47
OIST scientists designed a novel silicon-based anode to provide lithium batteries with increased power and better stability.
4. September 2017 - 9:28
Thirty-seven students joined the university this year, representing 19 different countries and regions.
29. August 2017 - 13:24
Three new ant species named in honor of key figures in conservation—Barack Obama, Ken Saro-Wiwa, and E.O. Wilson—are immortalized as 3D virtual avatars.
25. August 2017 - 17:34
Many children experienced the joy of science at this year’s Onna/OIST Summer School of Science.
4. August 2017 - 10:59
OIST researchers improve perovskite-based technology in the entire energy cycle, from solar cells harnessing power to LED diodes to light the screens of future electronic devices and other lighting applications.
25. July 2017 - 13:05
A collaboration between OIST and Brazilian researchers reported their latest brain research on ADHD in a scientific journal targeting – and peer-reviewed by – children.
18. July 2017 - 16:10
Researchers decisively classify marine parasite Dicyemida, yielding new opportunities for understanding parasites and evolution.
13. July 2017 - 15:35
Researchers find that cold winters contributed to the evolution of beak size in Australasian songbirds.
11. July 2017 - 14:56
It is now nearly eight months since the tragic diving incident when an OIST professional diver disappeared. Since that date OIST has been engaged in a rigorous examination to understand the background to the incident and to understand how OIST must adapt its health and safety procedures to make sure that such an incident does not happen again.
7. July 2017 - 9:54
OIST researchers developed simple catalysts based on Earth-abundant manganese to use carbon dioxide for energy storage or turn it into useful chemicals for the industry.
29. June 2017 - 13:14
Researchers develop a simple printing method to create effective disease detection tools.
27. June 2017 - 9:13
Dr. Peter Gruss was awarded the prestigious Harnack medal by the Max Planck Society.
23. June 2017 - 14:43
Researchers discover potential application of amino acid taurine in photodynamic therapy for brain cancer.
14. June 2017 - 9:53
In brain cells, neurotransmitters are carried inside “cellular vehicles”. OIST scientists elucidate the mechanisms behind the motion of these vehicles in mammalian synapses.
9. June 2017 - 10:13
OIST researchers report using one-atom-thin graphene film to drastically enhance the quality of electron microscopy images.
25. May 2017 - 8:00
Researchers simulate quantum necklace-like structures in superfluids.
23. May 2017 - 14:46
The Japanese Government recognized Dr. Tisato Kajiyama and Dr. Eiki Senaha’s achievements in science and education by granting them prestigious medals.