29 Oct 2015 - 10:56
“This ‘rotation model’, which made the cover of BioEssays, represents a true paradigm shift in the...
Type: News Article
16 Sep 2015 - 15:20
From almost instantaneous wireless transfer of huge amounts of data and easy detection of explosives, weapons, or harmful gases, to safe 3-D medical imaging and new advances in spectroscopy —...
Type: News Article
26 Aug 2015 - 14:47
It was a busy week for participants and organisers of the sixth annual Onna/OIST Children’s School of Science. However, if children’s happy smiles are an indicator of success it has been...
Type: News Article
6 Aug 2015 - 16:17
There are no magic bullets for global energy needs. But fuel cells in which electrical energy is harnessed directly from live, self-sustaining chemical reactions promise cheaper alternatives to...
Type: News Article
24 Jun 2015 - 09:38
Behavioral flexibility – the ability to change strategy when the rules change – is controlled by specific neurons in the brain, Researchers at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate...
Type: Press release
27 May 2015 - 11:36
Right before a cell starts to divide to give birth to a daughter cell, its biochemical machinery unwinds the chromosomes and copies the millions of protein sequences comprising the cell’s DNA, which...
Type: News Article
26 May 2015 - 15:05
Co-representative Hiroyuki Hosoda and other members of the Science and Technology Committee, the bipartisan National Diet Member Union met with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at the prime minister’s...
Type: Media Links
30 Apr 2015 - 13:09
The Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) recently inaugurated a new building with state-of-the art facilities called Lab 3. The construction was supported by the...
Type: News Article
2 Apr 2015 - 09:30
Imagine pushing the existing frontiers of knowledge without the traditional constraints of a Ph.D. program in the sciences. Imagine working with a world class faculty, being fully funded, and having...
Type: News Article
30 Mar 2015 - 13:29
As part of its commitment to gender equality in the workplace, lab and classroom, the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) has hired Dr. Machi Dilworth as the new...
Type: News Article
27 Mar 2015 - 10:36
On April 1st Dr. Keiji Takanashi starts his first day at OIST as the Vice President for Financial Management. He will be responsible for operating the university budgets and will oversee the relevant...
Type: News Article
18 Mar 2015 - 16:29
From March 9th-13th, the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology hosted its first OIST Science Challenge workshop, organized...
Type: News Article
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