30 Mar 2016 - 06:51
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 - 09:53
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 - 13:42
New research published in the journal genesis, by Kenneth Baughman, Dr. Eiichi Shoguchi, Professor...
Type: News Article
5 Dec 2014 - 12:03
Governments the world over are now focusing their efforts in research towards mapping the brain to understand its secrets. America has The BRAIN Initiative and Europe, The Human Brain Project. Japan’...
Type: News Article
23 May 2014 - 15:06
“We are seriously tackling conservation of coral reefs in Okinawa,” said Dr. Chuya Shinzato of the OIST Marine Genomics Unit. Coral reefs face various extinction risks. To avert coral demise,...
Type: Press release
26 Mar 2014 - 10:48
In recent years, Okinawa has recorded the dubious distinction of having the highest obesity rate in Japan. Preventing obesity-related diseases is an urgent issue.  Professor Hidetoshi Saze of...
Type: News Article
6 Sep 2013 - 08:50
The Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST), working in agreement with the Okinawa General Bureau’s Ocean Expo Park, has installed a marine observatory system in waters...
Type: Press release
5 Sep 2013 - 10:18
In the months to come, OIST will become one of the first sites to implement an innovative sustainable energy system that promises to be considerably more viable and efficient compared to other...
Type: News Article
Professor Hiroaki Kitano
5 Sep 2013 - 09:58
Prof. Hiroaki Kitano (above picture) and a team of researchers from Sony Computer Science Laboratories Inc. designed the Open Energy System, which creates a network of energy that distributes power...
Type: Photo
Solar Panel Installation
5 Sep 2013 - 09:46
Solar panels are being installed on the roof of a Faculty Housing unit.
Type: Photo
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