23 May 2022 - 13:34
Dr. Chris Bowman explains his research to OIST mathematicians for the first event of the Theoretical Sciences Visiting Program.
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23 May 2022 - 13:33
Dr. Danny Bulmash, Theoretical Sciences Visiting program’s visitor (left) discusses ideas on magnetic phases with Dr. Geet Rakala (right), a postdoctoral scholar in the Theory of Quantum Matter Unit.
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23 May 2022 - 13:16
Science thrives on academic discussion, from small debates between colleagues and collaborations between individual research units, to conferences and even visiting programs, where academics travel...
Type: News Article
23 May 2022 - 10:39
Highlights A new study has mapped out the natural history of drywood termites—the second largest family of termites. Drywood termites form small colonies primarily in wood and are generally...
Type: Press release
19 Apr 2022 - 09:09
The Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) has been selected to take part in a Global Scholars Program supported by the...
Type: News Article
8 Apr 2022 - 09:45
Researchers have published the genome of the false clownfish (Amphiprion ocellaris), a species found around Okinawa, Southeast Asia, the Philippines, and northwestern Australia. This image appeared...
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8 Apr 2022 - 09:33
Highlights Made famous through the popular film Finding Nemo, clownfish offer huge potential for scientific research. Now, researchers have pieced together a comprehensive genome of the false...
Type: Press release
4 Apr 2022 - 14:30
Footage captured at OIST’s Marine Science Station shows that squid have an amazing ability to color-match the substrate in order to avoid predation. Credit: Ryuta Nakajima/ OIST. This video appeared...
Type: Video
4 Apr 2022 - 14:30
Highlights While octopus and cuttlefish are famous for their use of camouflage to match the color of the substrate, a third type of cephalopod—the squid—has never been reported displaying this...
Type: Press release
24 Mar 2022 - 14:08
PhD student and first author, Santanu Mondal, sketches out a reaction of pyruvate, using a model of his newly designed organic catalyst system as a reference. The image was published with the press...
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22 Mar 2022 - 16:37
The three co-authors of the study in the facility that houses the zebrafish. From left to right: Yutaka Kojima, Mai Ahmed, Ichiro Masai. The image was published in the press release, "...
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22 Mar 2022 - 09:00
Highlights It’s well understood that the presence of barriers can impact the underlying genetic diversity of a population, but these dynamics have not been thoroughly studied in small systems,...
Type: Press release
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