9 Dec 2021 - 14:36
To commemorate 10 years since the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) was established, the university’s president Dr. Peter Gruss reflects on OIST’s connection to...
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26 Nov 2021 - 13:05
To commemorate 10 years since the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) was established, the university’s president Dr. Peter Gruss reflects on OIST’s connection to...
Type: News Article
27 Aug 2021 - 18:06
The students observed different kinds of seaweed by eye and under the microscope and learned how seaweed can be used in daily life.  Image appeared in the article ‘...
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27 Aug 2021 - 17:35
The students visited seaweed farm in local fishing harbour to learn about sustainable methods of seaweed farming. Image appeared in the article ‘...
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27 Aug 2021 - 17:27
The students planted vetiver grass on local farmland in order to prevent red soil run-off, which can be damaging for coral reefs.  Image appeared in the article ‘...
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27 Aug 2021 - 17:20
The students experimented with a 3D model to demonstrate the impacts of red soil runoff. Image appeared in the article ‘SHIMA: Okinawa...
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27 Aug 2021 - 17:08
The Okinawan high school students with OIST staff from the Graduate School and the Science Education Outreach Team. Image appeared in the article ‘...
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11 May 2021 - 00:00
RIKEN Executive Director, Dr. Hidetoshi Kotera attended the joint symposium.
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7 May 2021 - 14:49
Four steps are repeated in a cycle to remove nitrogen from the air. The blue and red arrows show the changes in the flow of pressurized air through the device in each step. This process is used in...
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7 May 2021 - 14:46
Zeolite 5A acts as a molecular sieve, allowing molecules of oxygen to pass through the pores, while nitrogen molecules stick to the structure. Zeolite 5A and a similar molecule, Zeolite 13X were used...
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7 May 2021 - 14:37
Professor Mahesh Bandi of the Nonlinear and Non-equilibrium Physics Unit has built two devices that can produce concentrated oxygen. A large device is shown on the left, while a smaller, portable...
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7 May 2021 - 14:06
As cases of COVID-19 in India surge to unprecedented highs, there have been fatal shortages in medical-grade oxygen. Professor Mahesh Bandi, down on the ground in Hyderabad, India, has now engineered...
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