January 2017

Season's Greetings and Best Wishes for the New Year

Thank you for your enthusiasm and support for the OIST Graduate University in 2016. All of us here at OIST are determined to make 2017 a year of prosperity and success.

Dr. Peter Gruss Appointed Next President of OIST Graduate University

Dr. Peter Gruss Appointed Next President of OIST Graduate University

The Board of Governors of the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology has selected Dr. Peter Gruss as the next CEO of the OIST School Corporation and President of the Graduate University.

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The Song of Silence

Neurons in zebra finch brains operate as a barcode reader to detect songs of the same species during learning

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OIST Welcomes His Imperial Highness Prince Akishino

His Imperial Highness visited OIST to explore the campus and delivered a speech at an opening ceremony of a prestigious international zoology conference

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Diving Incident Update of 6 December 2016

An update giving the current situation concerning the diving incident that took place on November 14.

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OIST Turns Five

Five years since OIST officially launched, we reflect on how the university has grown and evolved

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Sensor Sensation

OIST researchers create a novel sensor capable of measuring both charge and mass of biomolecules with potential applications in healthcare diagnostics.

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Stability Challenge in Perovskite Solar Cell Technology

New research reveals intrinsic instability issues of iodine-containing perovskite solar cells

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Diving Incident Update of 29 December 2016

An update on the ongoing procedures following the diving incident on 14 November.

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