21 Nov 2013 - 14:23
A multinational project in the Biodiversity and Biodiversity Unit has led to the finding of not only one of the world’s rarest ant genus, but also the discovery of a new ant species.  In the...
Type: News Article
29 Oct 2013 - 17:50
Neurons in the brain communicate with each other both chemically and electrically: chemical communication can lead to strengthening or weakening of connections between neurons, and electrical...
Type: News Article
15 Oct 2013 - 15:06
Pearls are the only gems produced by living organisms. The academic journal, Zoological Science, published a special issue devoted to pearl...
Type: News Article
17 Sep 2013 - 14:02
Professor Tsumoru Shintake’s Quantum Wave Microscopy Unit is developing a brand-new, world-class electron...
Type: News Article
17 Sep 2013 - 13:53
Before coming to OIST, Dr. Yamashiro (above picture) pursued research in mainland Japan. At OIST he designs the vacuum chambers of the microscope.  
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Dr. Adaniya
17 Sep 2013 - 13:34
Dr. Adaniya (in picture above) came back to Okinawa after working at a research institution in the USA. At OIST, he simulates the trajectory of electron beams that run inside this microscope.
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Drs. Adaniya and Yamashiro
17 Sep 2013 - 13:18
Drs. Adaniya (left) and Yamashiro (right) examine the microscope.
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29 Aug 2013 - 18:46
From left to right: Dr. Kohgaku Eguchi, Dr. Zacharie Taoufiq and Prof. Tomoyuki Takahashi in front of the microscope that Eguchi uses.
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8 Aug 2013 - 11:55
Dr Jun Igarashi (left) and Prof. Kenji Doya
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7 Aug 2013 - 09:22
Research Scientist Dr. Garth Ilsley
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30 Jul 2013 - 12:08
Several weeks ago, Prof. Economo of OIST’s Biodiversity and Biocomplexity Unit won an...
Type: News Article
Man Hai Village
30 Jul 2013 - 11:54
Man Hai Village, near the Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Gardens. Much of the vegetation on this photo is rubber trees.
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