15 Mar 2013
When Professor Tsumoru Shintake first formed the Quantum Wave Microscopy Unit at OIST in September 2011, he knew his grand scheme to develop a...
Type: News Article
Sketch of Electron Microscope Design
15 Mar 2013
A skilled artist, Shintake’s often works the old-fashioned way, with pen and paper, in the initial stages of a project’s design. This is one of his first drawings of the his eletron microscope design...
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Shintake and co. with Electron Microscope Upon Delivery
15 Mar 2013
Since March 5, members from Shintake’s (in red) group (right side) and Hitachi (left side), the manufacturer, have worked to put together Shintake’s electron microscope. This photo was taken before...
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Sketch of Propeller Design
15 Mar 2013
A skilled artist, Shintake’s often works the old-fashioned way, with pen and paper, in the initial stages of a project’s design. This is one of his first drawings of the test model for the Sea Horse...
Type: Photo
Site of 300 Propellers
15 Mar 2013
Professor Shintake plans to station 300 huge propellers 100 meters underneath the ocean’s surface in the Kuroshio current. The propellers should generate one million kilowatts of energy in total –...
Type: Photo
12 Mar 2013
Physicists have long searched for universal laws that explain the nature and properties of matter and energy on scales as large as the universe and as small as a proton, but until relatively recently...
Type: News Article
Brains in Sync
12 Mar 2013
Professor Greg Stephens and colleagues at Princeton University showed that when two people talk their brain activity synchronizes for more effective communication. Credit: Lauren Silbert
Type: Photo
12 Mar 2013
Professor Greg Stephens searches for patterns in the behavior of Caenorhabditis elegans, a transparent worm about one millimeter in length. He and colleagues at Princeton University directly analyzed...
Type: Video
5 Feb 2013
On February 2, 2013, the Prime Minister of Japan, Mr. Shinzō Abe, paid a visit to the OIST campus in Onna Village to receive an update on...
Type: News Article
30 Jan 2013
If you are the first to discover something, that discovery can sometimes open even more doors. Behind the doors of the Churaumi Plaza at the Ocean Expo Park...
Type: News Article
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