Béatrice Lecroq
3 Oct 2014 - 15:37
Béatrice Lecroq examines a large foraminiferan at the top of sediment sample from Nereus. Photo by Kate Stamler.
Type: Photo
2 Oct 2014 - 11:22
Nanoparticles have the potential to revolutionize the medical industry, but they must possess a few critical properties. First, they need to target a specific region, so that they do not scatter...
Type: News Article
Nanosheets Respond to pH
2 Oct 2014 - 11:12
In more acidic, low pH environments, nanosheets flatten. In more basic, high-pH environments, nanosheets roll into tight scrolls. Depending on the shape morphing of the nanosheet, near-infrared light...
Type: Photo
2 Oct 2014 - 11:06
Researcher Jeong-Hwan Kim plays football on OIST campus.
Type: Photo
24 Sep 2014 - 16:25
One of the most common complaints about solar power is solar panels are still too expensive to be worth the investment. Many researchers have responded by making solar cells, the tile-like components...
Type: News Article
Perovskite Solar Cell
24 Sep 2014 - 16:19
Professor Qi suggests that his new, semi-transparent design for solar cells could allow windows to generate energy from the sun. 
Type: Photo
Qi Unit
24 Sep 2014 - 16:17
Professor Qi and members of his research unit developed a hybrid deposition method to produce perovskite solar cells.  From left: Yabing Qi, Sonia R. Raga, Shenghao Wang, Luis K. Ono, and Yuichi...
Type: Photo
19 Sep 2014 - 09:24
Transforming substances from liquids into gels plays an important role across many industries, including cosmetics, medicine, and energy. But the transformation process, called gelation, where...
Type: News Article
18 Sep 2014 - 10:43
This video shows a soapy mixture passing through the posts in the microfluidic platform and emerging on the right as a gel.
Type: Video
Professor Amy Shen
18 Sep 2014 - 09:47
Professor Amy Shen holds a microfluidic platform, a tool she uses to transform soapy mixtures into gels.
Type: Photo
1 Sep 2014 - 15:19
The brain is a complicated network of small units called neurons, all working to carry information from the outside world, create an internal model, and generate a response. Neurons sense a signal...
Type: News Article
Dr. Bernd Kuhn & Dr. Sigita Augustinaite
1 Sep 2014 - 15:06
Dr. Bernd Kuhn, left, and Dr. Sigita Augustinaite, right, stand in Dr. Kuhn’s office in the Optical Neuroimaging Unit at OIST.
Type: Photo
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