8 Nov 2010

Open Campus on 28 November 2010

Date & Time Sunday, November 28, 2010 10:00-16:00
Venue OIST Campus (1919-1 Tancha, Onna Village)

Program

Lectures

Time No. Lecture Title and Presenter
11:30
-12:30
1

"The Palytoxin Mystery - Detective Work in Marine Biology"

Dr. Holger Jenke-Kodama,
Independent New Investigator
Evolutionary Systems Biology Unit

Dr. Jenke-Kodama

2

"Recording Synaptic Transmission"

Dr. Mayumi Shindou
Researcher
Neurobiology Research Unit

Dr_Shindou_Small

14:00
-15:30
3

"Mathematical Mysteries of Life"

Dr. Robert Sinclair
Principal Investigator
Mathematical Biology Unit

Dr_Sinclair_Small

4

 "Little things that rule the world... and other things you did not know about ants"

Dr. Alexander Mikheyev
Independent New Investigator
Ecology and Evolution Unit

Dr_Mikeyev_Small

5

"Brain and Behavior"

Dr. Masaki Isoda
Principal Investigator
Unit on Neural Systems and Behavior

Dr_Isoda_Small

 

Lab Tours

Dr_Maruyama_Small

Dr_Masai_Small

Dr__Yanagida_Small

Microscopy_Room_Small

Dr. Ichiro Maruyama
Information Processing Biology Unit

Dr. Ichiro Masai
Developmental Neurobiology Unit

Dr. Mitsuhiro Yanagida
G0 Cell Unit

Electron Microscopy Room

Registration Tour Time Number of Participants
10:00
11:00~11:45
20 persons
11:30
12:30~13:15
20 persons
12:30
13:30~14:15
20 persons
14:00
15:00~15:45
20 persons

 

Scientific Demonstrations

Title Presenter
1
Creating the "brain" of robots

Dr. Eiji Uchibe

Researcher
Neural Computation Unit

Dr_Uchibe_Small
2
Decoding the programs in the brain

Dr. Makoto Ito

Researcher
Neural Computation Unit

Dr.Ito_Small
3
OIST Children's Research Center

Dr. Gail Tripp

Principal Investigator
Human Developmental Neurobiology Unit

Dr_Tripp_Small
4
Experiencing exciting science

Dr. Mary Ann Price

Principal Investigator
Developmental Signalling Unit

DrPriceSmall
5
Let's talk about speedy bacteria

Dr. Fadel Samatey

Principal Investigator
Trans-Membrane Trafficking Unit

Dr_Samatey_Small
6
Observing what you cannot see in everyday life

(From left)

Dr. Kohgaku Eguchi
Dr. Setsuko Nakanishi
Dr. Hiroshi Takagi

Cellular and Molecular Synaptic Function Unit

Doctors Eguchi, Nakanishi, and Takagi


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