Past Events

The paradox of the third tier: From the Red Sea to the Mediterranean- Climate change and the third tier paradox by Prof. Dan Tchernov

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 14:00
Seminar room C700

Prof. Dr. Dan Tchernov, Director, Department of Marine Biology, Leon Charney School of Marine Sciences, University of Haifa

[Topology and Geometry Seminar] "Manifolds: topology and geometry in dimension 3 and higher" by Dr Tirasan Khandhawit

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 11:00 to 12:00
Lab 3, B700

The Topology and Geometry Seminar aims to introduce current mathematical research topics starting from the very basics. Anyone interested in mathematics is welcome to attend.

This week, Dr Tirasan Khandhawit (postdoc in the Tsvietkova Unit) will speak on "Manifolds: topology and geometry in dimension 3 and higher".

"The highest luminosity particle accelerator in the world and some physics being done at KEK" Dr. Milind V Purohit "

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:00

Dr. Milind V Purohit is Professor and Chair, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA. 

[PhD Thesis Presentation] - Zafer Hawash - Surface Science Study of Perovskite Solar Cells: Spiro-MeOTAD Hole Transport Material and Perovskite Absorber

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 09:00 to 10:00
C700, Lab 3

Titile: Surface Science Study of Perovskite Solar Cells: Spiro-MeOTAD Hole Transport Material and Perovskite Absorber

Speaker: Zafer Hawash

Affiliation: PhD Student -  Energy Materials and Surface Sciences Unit (Qi Unit)

QG group meeting - Unruh effect and thermal field theory

Monday, November 20, 2017 - 15:00 to 16:30
A613, Lab 2

QG group meeting
Speaker: Shailesh Dhasmana
Title: "Unruh effect and finite temperature field theory"

OIST Science Festival 2017

Sunday, November 19, 2017 (All day)
OIST Campus

OIST Science Festival 2017
Contents: Science demonstrations, lectures
* More detail will be announced later.


Skill Pill: Electronics for Computational Neuroscience - day 1 of 2

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 10:00 to 18:00
B702a, physics teaching lab, Lab3

Skill Pill: Electronics for Computational Neuroscience will give your biophysics skills a quick boost!

Anyone welcome.

More info and signup here.

OISTうちなーんちゅ科学者たちによるサイエンストーク vol.3

Friday, November 17, 2017 - 18:30 to 19:30
ジュンク堂書店那覇店(那覇市牧志1-19-29)D-NAHA 地下1階

On Friday November 17th, the third talk of the series of monthly talks featuring OIST scientists from Okinawa will be held. The speaker this time is Dr. Yuimaru Kubo. 
The series will be continued until February 2018, every third Friday night from 18:30-19:30 at the Junku-do Book Store in Naha (1-19-29 Makishi, Naha-city). 
*The talks are in Japanese only.

"New Japanese School Curriculum" Mr. Shun Shirai

Friday, November 17, 2017 - 16:00
OIST Auditorium

Registration required. Language: Japanese with English interpretation. Audience: People interested in Japanese school education system, parents, and teachers.

Lecturer: Shun Shirai is a Director in charge of Curriculum Planning Office, School curriculum Division, Elementary and Secondary Education Bureau, MEXT

"Quantum metrology gets real" Konrad Banaszek, University of Warsaw

Friday, November 17, 2017 - 11:00 to 12:00
C016, Level C, Lab 1

Prof. Konrad Banaszek, Centre of New Technologies, University of Warsaw