8 Aug 2011
The powerful Typhoon, Muifa, brought very heavy rainfall and strong winds to Okinawa over a period of more than 40 hours. On Saturday, August 6, 609 mm of rain fell in 24 hours, the heaviest rainfall...
Type: News Article
20 Jul 2011
Watch the movie. There are two buildings under construction right now at OIST, and it is amazing to watch how...
Type: News Article
5 Jul 2011
By Hisashi Gakiya OIST has received a Good Lighting Award 2010 from the Illuminating Engineering Institute of Japan (IEIJ) for the excellent illumination facilities in Laboratory 1. Good Lighting...
Type: News Article
1 Jul 2011
One of the advantages of being at OIST is the location – sunny Okinawa, a subtropical island surrounded by coral reefs and translucent blue water. However, “sunny” and “subtropical” usually mean “hot...
Type: News Article
23 Jun 2011
High performance computing (HPC) is the foundation of OIST’s capability to carry out cutting-edge research in science and technology. On June 21, Dr. Alf Wachsmann, HPC Manager of OIST, held a...
Type: News Article
26 May 2011
By Micheal E. Cooper The construction of Lab 2 began in November 2010, and now that the ground floor slab is finished, work has begun on the steel superstructure that will serve as the skeleton of...
Type: News Article
6 May 2011
Anyone who has raised pet fish knows the delicate and...
Type: News Article
30 Apr 2010
The construction of the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology is progressing steadily towards its opening in FY2012. In March 2010, the use of Laboratory 1 and the Center Building commenced....
Type: Event Report
9 Oct 2009
Construction Update Progress of Campus Construction
Type: News Article
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