21. January 2015 - 15:12
Building 3 is nearly finished, completing the first phase of the university's development.
15. January 2015 - 16:24
Computer simulations at OIST suggest new applications in industry by harnessing active microscopic particles in fluids.
8. January 2015 - 13:15
Mary Grossmann studied microorganisms during three typhoons to figure out what happened to the ocean’s tiny creatures when the waters churn.
5. January 2015 - 13:50
The Nanoparticles by Design Unit has applied for a patent for their nanoparticle crystallization method.
24. December 2014 - 15:14
Professor Evan Economo sequenced more than three hundred ant species to unravel the evolution of one globally dominant ant genus.
18. December 2014 - 17:06
On December 12-13th, OIST hosted a joint symposium with guest professors from the University of Tokyo.
16. December 2014 - 16:06
21 teams of Okinawan high school students, selected from the 31 teams that applied, competed in the 3rd SCORE! – Science in Okinawa: Research for Enterprise - contest on Saturday 13 December.
15. December 2014 - 13:42
Recent collaborations between scientists in Okinawa and Australia are helping to spur genomic research of the Crown of Thorns starfish, a threat to coral reefs across the Indo-Pacific region.
10. December 2014 - 10:19
Professor Hirotaka Sugawara announces his new unit, which will find ways to apply particle and nuclear physics technology to medical research.
10. December 2014 - 10:03
OIST’s Mathematical Soft Matter Unit explores the interaction of energies at the crossroads between physics and mathematics.
5. December 2014 - 12:03
OIST becomes part of Japan’s national effort to map the Brain
26. November 2014 - 10:21
Yuichi Nakajima decodes barnacle genetics to understand how climate change impacts the deep ocean.
19. November 2014 - 9:48
OIST welcomes Ye Zhang to lead the Bioinspired Soft Matter Unit. She hopes to create purely chemical systems that mimic biological structures.
17. November 2014 - 10:17
Marianela Garcia-Munoz and Violeta Lopez-Huerta illuminate a new purpose for a receptor known to trigger cell death.
6. November 2014 - 15:38
Experts from around the world met at OIST to advise and comment on the future of Marine Science.
5. November 2014 - 11:18
Professor Robert Sinclair proposes that simple explanations can be found for complex systems in nature by using rational numbers
24. October 2014 - 10:13
Hinako Takahashi, Parliamentary Vice-Minister of the Environment, visited OIST to open the meeting of the International Coral Reef Initiative.
23. October 2014 - 10:43
C. M. Chandrashekar and Thomas Busch simulate the motion of a particle that can be in two or more places at once.
16. October 2014 - 9:13
A new study of lens morphology through cell proliferation is helping to understand how complex biological structures form.
10. October 2014 - 17:28
In a cooperative effort with the local fishermen, OIST researchers are studying the population dynamics of Crown-of-Thorns Starfish.