23. September 2016 - 9:16
Behavioral experiment on reward and punishment highlights the cumulative effect of punishment in children with ADHD.
12. September 2016 - 12:52
Dr. Jun Inoue in the OIST Marine Genomics Unit has been awarded Young Scientist Initiative Award by the Japan Society of Evolutionary Studies.
6. September 2016 - 16:23
A newly installed robot will provide researchers much higher quality preparation of biological samples, drastically improving reproducibility of experimental results.
2. September 2016 - 14:35
Thirty-five students joined the university, bringing a total number of the student body to 134.
31. August 2016 - 15:41
Smiling children, filled with curiosity, had a great experience at the end of their summer vacation.
30. August 2016 - 18:12
Researchers discovered how to stop bacteria motility and thus how to disrupt bacterial infections.
17. August 2016 - 15:45
Scientists used DNA analysis to explore genetic correlation among Japanese coral population.
15. August 2016 - 15:34
Interactions between tiny particles trapped in light found to differ, depending on the light’s shape.
10. August 2016 - 15:48
Creating and examining 10,296 mutants of a ribozyme leads to a better understanding of these widespread but understudied RNA molecules.
2. August 2016 - 15:53
Strong coupling in specific light-matter interactions, previously believed to be a quantum phenomenon, is explained with classical models and experiments.
1. August 2016 - 17:16
A new R&D site for sustainable living in hot and humid areas was inaugurated on July 28th, 2016.
27. July 2016 - 16:52
Researchers clarified the relationship between air exposure and enhanced electric proprieties in perovskite solar cells.
26. July 2016 - 21:00
Insight into how neurons in the cerebellum respond to rapid eye movements may provide clues for modern medical technology.
21. July 2016 - 17:02
systemsDock is a new, free on-line resource that makes screening for drugs faster and more accurate.
14. July 2016 - 16:43
OIST held inauguration ceremony for ocean side laboratory as a step in the development of an international marine science research hub in Okinawa.
14. July 2016 - 11:07
OIST scientists predict the existence of a new kind of spin liquid.
6. July 2016 - 15:27
From a single ester, the same chemical process can create either an alcohol or multiple esters by slightly tweaking the reaction conditions.
4. July 2016 - 13:27
OIST Professor, Kenji Doya, and collaborators at four Japanese institutes have received a MEXT Supercomputing Grant to simulate the whole brain network and to develop brain-like artificial intelligence.
29. June 2016 - 10:21
The spreading of mixable liquids into ‘droplet hats’ was observed for the first time, which could lead to insight into improving strategies for cleaning animals affected by oil spills.