25. January 2021 - 10:58
On January 15th, OIST’s ninth class was officially welcomed to the start of their PhD program, and encouraged to embrace the opportunities that were offered and rise to the challenges that lie ahead.
6. January 2021 - 11:00
Dr. Akira Yoshino, Nobel Laureate in Chemistry and creator of the lithium-ion battery, was appointed as a member of the Board of Governors.
14. December 2020 - 0:00
Professor Hiroki Takahashi has become a project manager in a research program funded by a prestigious Moonshot award to work on the next generation of ion traps.
10. December 2020 - 10:29
The award, granted by Times Higher Education, recognizes the success of OIST Graduate School
7. December 2020 - 0:00
Carnivorous and aquatic plants provide great models for answering questions about the natural world, says new OIST ecologist Prof. David Armitage.
27. November 2020 - 10:33
A ceremony for the installation of the Dr. Brenner statue was presented by the Okinawa Prefecture at OIST
22. October 2020 - 0:00
A new outreach program will allow students in Okinawa and Hawai’i to explore the natural sciences through a cultural lens.
15. October 2020 - 0:00
Scientists and staff across OIST have worked hard over the last few months to test the OIST community for antibodies against SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19.
12. October 2020 - 0:00
Professor Daniel Spector uses his aptitude for numbers and equations to answer questions that aren’t necessarily anchored in what we can observe.
8. October 2020 - 0:00
Whilst in lockdown at OIST, Professor Andrew Lobb, in collaboration with a mathematician at Boston College, solved a version of a century-old question: Can square pegs fit inside round holes?
29. September 2020 - 0:00
One of OIST’s distinguished marine scientists, Professor Timothy Ravasi, has been invited to work alongside researchers from the world’s pre-eminent center in coral reef research.
16. August 2020 - 19:36
Mr. Jesper Koll, a front runner in Japan's financial world, joins the OIST Board of Governors
11. August 2020 - 10:00
Memories form a central part of our identity but how they are created and stored is still unclear. One researcher is aiming to change that.
29. July 2020 - 10:45
Scientists combine new scientific techniques to test old theories on how evolution occurs on remote islands.
27. July 2020 - 10:00
Researchers have developed a novel device for single nanoparticle trapping which has potential applications for drug discovery, disease monitoring, biomedical imaging, and more.
22. July 2020 - 9:00
In the time of a pandemic, scientists grapple with the hidden cost of social isolation
10. July 2020 - 0:00
Ecology, evolution, and developmental biology all come together in the research conducted by clownfish scientist - Professor Vincent Laudet.
8. July 2020 - 8:42
Scientists decipher the evolutionary history of a coral reef predator