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25. December 2015 - 15:37
Seaweed Capsules May Lead to an Injection-Free Life for Diabetic Patients
A microencapsulation method, developed by OIST researchers, can help to overcome major challenges in pancreatic islet transplantation.
about Seaweed Capsules May Lead to an Injection-Free Life for Diabetic Patients
18. December 2015 - 18:26
Professor Mary Collins Joins OIST
The Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) welcomes Prof. Mary Collins as Dean of Research.
about Professor Mary Collins Joins OIST
14. December 2015 - 17:08
On 13 December, 14 teams from 10 Okinawan High Schools came to OIST to decide which team would be the 2015 SCORE champion.
about They SCORED!
8. December 2015 - 12:03
Using Atoms to Turn Optical Nanofiber Guided Light On and Off
OIST team has created a light-mediated on/off switch in optical nanofibers that could be used for transferring quantum information in the future.
about Using Atoms to Turn Optical Nanofiber Guided Light On and Off
4. December 2015 - 16:24
Cell Suicide Prevention Squad
OIST researchers discover mechanisms aiding cell viability and survival.
about Cell Suicide Prevention Squad
27. November 2015 - 12:29
Takamine Ants Collection Finds Home at OIST
Okinawan ant expert Mr. Hidetsune Takamine donates his valuable ant collection to OIST.
about Takamine Ants Collection Finds Home at OIST
26. November 2015 - 8:30
Sex Determination in Ants
OIST researchers discover what makes ants male or female.
about Sex Determination in Ants
20. November 2015 - 18:01
Resistant-Starch Okinawan Rice Project Receives an Award
OIST Prof. Hidetoshi Saze develops a new strain of rice that helps to prevent lifestyle and diet-related diseases.
about Resistant-Starch Okinawan Rice Project Receives an Award
11. November 2015 - 18:03
Magnetic Monopoles: Crystal Clear
OIST’s physicist studies magnetic monopoles in spin ice crystals and explains why double layers of magnetic charges can be found
about Magnetic Monopoles: Crystal Clear
10. November 2015 - 17:15
More than 5000 people at OIST Open Campus
More than 5000 people, 350 volunteers, 36 science activities, 18 food stalls and 5 buildings adds up to OIST Open Campus.
about More than 5000 people at OIST Open Campus
2. November 2015 - 16:14
OIST scientist and collaborators have discovered that electrons become incompressible when trapped on the surface of liquid helium under certain conditions.
about Incompressible Electrons
30. October 2015 - 14:06
OIST Housing Project Reaches the Finish Line
The OIST housing project is completed, but there are already plans for more dwellings for OIST members.
about OIST Housing Project Reaches the Finish Line
29. October 2015 - 10:56
Receptors: It Takes a Dimer to Bind
OIST’s Prof. Ichiro Maruyama proposes a revolutionary new receptor model
about Receptors: It Takes a Dimer to Bind
28. October 2015 - 12:42
Ideas Start Here
The new OIST Conference Center welcomed event organisers on October 26th.
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16. October 2015 - 15:31
OIST President Wins Particle Physics Prize
The American Physical Society has announced the recipients of the 2016 W.K.H. Panofsky Prize in Experimental Particle Physics.
about OIST President Wins Particle Physics Prize
14. October 2015 - 18:55
Silver: The Promising Electrode Winner for Low-Cost Perovskite Solar Cells
OIST researchers have identified a contributing factor to short lifetime in perovskite solar cells with silver electrodes
about Silver: The Promising Electrode Winner for Low-Cost Perovskite Solar Cells
8. October 2015 - 10:21
Tropical Ants in Europe
Comparisons of fossil and modern ant databases show where biodiversity changed and where it stayed the same.
about Tropical Ants in Europe
2. October 2015 - 12:38
Distinguished Scientists Join the OIST Board of Governors
Nobel Laureates Serge Haroche and Yuan Tse Lee and Professor Albrecht Wagner join the OIST Board of Governors.
about Distinguished Scientists Join the OIST Board of Governors
16. September 2015 - 15:20
Laser Ablation Boosts Terahertz Emission
OIST researchers are getting closer to the conquest of the “terahertz gap”.
about Laser Ablation Boosts Terahertz Emission
4. September 2015 - 13:46
OIST Welcomes New Vice President, Ali Ganjehlou
Architect with wide experience in construction internationally and in Japan joins OIST.
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