13 Sep 2019
September 13th 2019: OIST was pleased to host Mr. Denny Tamaki, Governor of Okinawa Prefecture. Arriving in the morning, he was welcomed to the campus by the children of OIST’s Child Development...
Type: News Article
28 May 2019
Dr. Sydney Brenner brought into reality the vision to create a world-class, global research institute situated on an idyllic semitropical island. The Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology...
Type: News Article
24 Apr 2019
It was the summer of 2017 when fire ants made their landfall in mainland Japan. Two years later, reported detections of fire ants are only increasing across the mainland. The question isn’t if, but...
Type: Press release
10 Mar 2019
State Minister of Cabinet Office, Mr. Akira Sato concludes his opening remarks by saying “I expect scientific research at OIST to benefit our future life in many different ways.”
Type: Photo
5 Apr 2018
The Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Ministry of Environment and Energy (MEE) of the Republic of Maldives...
Type: Press release
2 Apr 2018
The Wave Energy project, which is kindly supported by Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives, will test prototype WEC-units on Kandooma island. The red arrow marks the experimental  site location...
Type: Photo
14 Jul 2016
Okinawa, surrounded by the Pacific Ocean on one side and the East China Sea on the other, is an ideal place for marine science research. In an inauguration ceremony held on Wednesday, July 13, 2016,...
Type: News Article
4 Jul 2016
In the year 2020, Japan plans to launch the next generation of supercomputer called post K, which is about 100 times faster than the current...
Type: News Article
13 May 2016
Dr. Jerome Friedman, professor Emeritus at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the 1990 Nobel Laureate in Physics, and member of the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate...
Type: News Article
30 Mar 2016
In a world that is constantly changing and where new technology is continually emerging, universities are re-thinking their role in innovation and societal improvements. On Tues., March 22, experts...
Type: News Article
14 Mar 2016
History has shown that science and technology have brought innovation and economic growth. In the forum on March 10, 2016 organized by the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate...
Type: News Article
15 Dec 2014
New research published in the journal genesis, by Kenneth Baughman, Dr. Eiichi Shoguchi, Professor...
Type: News Article
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