The opening ceremony of Ishigaki Blue The opening ceremony of Ishigaki Blue – from the left: OIST President Jonathan Dorfan, Mrs Renee Dorfan, Nobel Laureate Dr Serge Haroche, Master Haruhiko Kaneko, Nobel Laureate and Chair of the OIST Board of Governors Dr Torsten Wiesel, OIST Board Member Dr Hiroko Sho, Nobel Laureate Dr Yuan Tseh Lee. Date: 20 May 2016 Copyright OIST (Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University, 沖縄科学技術大学院大学). Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (CC BY 4.0). Download full-resolution image Tags Arts and Culture Share on: Related Images Decorating the whale Visitors from Onna Village decorate segments of a mural depicting a life-size humpback whale. Completed Whale Mural The artists who painted on Saturday, June 28, stand outside OIST with the completed whale mural. Dani Analyzes Pottery OIST researcher Anya Dani uses a portable X-ray Florescence Spectrometer to analyze the composition of elements in a piece of pottery. Zoological Drawing of Acantharians Zoological drawing showing the diversity of Acantharian planktonic hosts. Families on the skywalk Families with children filled the corridors, including the skywalk.