Past Events

Quantum and Gravity in Okinawa

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 (All day) to Saturday, July 27, 2019 (All day)
OIST Seaside House and Main Campus

OIST Workshop -  OIST members are welcome to attend all scientific sessions - Website: https://groups.oist.jp/quantumandgravity

"Decoherence and preparation of macroscopic quantum superposition in cavity QED" Li Zheng, Dalian Polytechnic University, China

Monday, July 22, 2019 - 11:00 to 12:00
Meeting Room C015, Level C, Lab 1

Speaker: Prof. Li Zheng, Dalian Polytechnic University, China

Language: Englisch

Theoretical Physics Seminar: Leilee Chojnacki

Friday, July 19, 2019 - 16:00
Lab 1, B503

Theoretical Physics Seminar.
Speaker: Leilee Chojnacki (Quantum Systems).
Title: "Topological states in a Finite Kronig-Penney model".

IAS Users Meeting and Seminar: NMR

Friday, July 19, 2019 - 14:00 to 16:00
D015, Lab 1

For OIST members:

Users meeting and Seminar are registration free. We look forward to seeing you at the venue. 

 

For Non-OIST members:

Please contact ias@oist.jp for Seminar sign up. (Users meeting is an internal event.)

 

 

Sharepoint Open Hours

Friday, July 19, 2019 - 14:00
B646

Sharepoint Open Hours

Time: 14:00-15:00

Location B646

 

Workshop: "Nature Research Academies: Grant Writing"

Friday, July 19, 2019 - 09:00 to 13:00
For RSVP only

This half-day workshop aims to give attendees the necessary skills to successfully compete for grant funding. After the workshop, attendees will be able to identify relevant research questions, find the appropriate grants, and write impressive grant applications to help secure funding for their research.

TO REGISTER CLICK HERE.

Mathematical Physics seminar: Chern-Simons theory 8

Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 16:00 to 17:00
B 712, Lab 3

Joint Math and Theoretical physics seminar on Chern-Simons theory, Knot invariants and Volume conjecture. Vyacheslav Lysov will be leading the discussion.

沖縄科学技術大学院大学発展促進県民会議総会 (General Meeting of the Council for Promotion of OIST)

Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 14:00
Sydney Brenner Lecture Theater (B250), OIST Center Bldg

参加者は沖縄科学技術大学院大学発展促進県民会議 会員に限ります。

Participants: the member of The Council for Promotion of OIST

Inter-unit Neuroscience Journal Club

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 - 16:00
B700, Lab 3

Open to all staff and students.

Paper: Tanaka et al. 2018 "Thalamocortical Axonal Activity in Motor Cortex Exhibits Layer-Specific Dynamics during Motor Learning" Neuron 100: 244-258.

Presenter: Mohamed Tabbal

Sharepoint Open Hours

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 - 14:00
B646

Sharepoint Open Hours

Time: 14:00-15:00

Location B646

 

[Workshop] Efficient Scientific Computing with Julia

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 (All day) to Friday, July 19, 2019 (All day)
C700, Lab 3

This course uses Julia to teach the fundamentals of best practices for reproducible code, performance analysis, and contributing to open-source. It furthermore focuses on aspects of HPC computing necessary to analysis and study large problems — in particular GPU computing.

More information and signup here.

English for Interns - Presenting a Poster

Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 16:00
Lab 2, LevelC, C600B - English Language Classroom

English for Interns -  Presenting a Poster.

Justin Foster-Sutherland

Language Education Section

 

Seminar: “Blue solutions to global challenges: experimental tests of environmental change on species interactions ” by Dr. Nessa E. O'Connor

Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 11:00 to 12:00
Seminar Room C700, Lab3

Speaker: Dr. Nessa E. O'Connor, School of Natural Sciences, Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin, Ireland

OIST Concert Series No.39 LECTURE AND CONCERT WITH PERIOD INSTRUMENTS

Monday, July 15, 2019 - 16:00 to 18:00
OIST Auditorium

Lecture about Instruments and Concert, Admission Free, Reservation Required

Marine Day 2019

Monday, July 15, 2019 (All day)

National holiday

Satoshi Takebayashi, Isolation of Stable Metalloradicals. Development of Manganese Catalyzed Olefin Metathesis Reaction

Friday, July 12, 2019 - 16:30
Lab3 C700

In this talk, I will explain my research area, organometallic chemistry and homogeneous catalysis, using recent discovery from my lab as examples.

Shukla Sarkar, Role of JunB in CD8+ T cell Differentiation and Function

Friday, July 12, 2019 - 16:00
Lab3 C700

Internal Seminar Series

[Seminar] "Phylogeny and evolution of social behavior in Blattodea (cockroaches and termites)" by Prof. Frederic Legendre

Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 14:00 to 15:00
C700, Level C, Lab3

Seminar by the external exmainer

[Seminar] "A dynamical Lambda proposal to alleviate the H0 tension" by Prof. Maurice van Putten

Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 10:00 to 11:00
C016, Lab 1

Speaker: Prof. Maurice van Putten, Sejong University

"Modeling of surface reactions mediated by bulk diffusion"

Wednesday, July 10, 2019 - 16:00 to 17:00
C016, Level C, Lab1

Prof. Fernando P. Duda, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro. Language: English, no interpretation.

[Seminar] "Multi-messenger Extended Emission from the compact remnant in GW170817" by Prof. Maurice van Putten

Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - 15:00 to 16:00
C016, Lab 1

Speaker: Prof. Maurice van Putten,

"Quantum integrated technologies"Jason Twamley, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia

Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - 15:00 to 16:00
Seminar Room C210, Level C, Center Building

Speaker: Jason Twamley (Professor, Macquarie University, Australia)
Language: English

Personal Protective Equipment Seminar

Tuesday, July 9, 2019 (All day) to Wednesday, July 10, 2019 (All day)
B250

Personal Protective Equipment Seminar

Sound mechanism of Sanshin ~ Influence of Sao ~ by Dr. Kojiro Nishimiya

Monday, July 8, 2019 - 14:00 to 15:00
C209, Center Building
 
Speaker: Dr. Kojiro Nishimiya from Aoyama Gakuin University

[Seminar] "Connecting biology and electronics with artificial protein switches" by Prof. Kirill Alexandrov

Monday, July 8, 2019 - 10:30 to 11:30
C209, Centre Bldg.

Speaker: Prof. Kirill Alexandrov, Queensland University of Technology

[Seminar] "HIF1a expression in Immune Cells regulates Autoimmune and Infection Diseases" by Prof. Bozec

Friday, July 5, 2019 - 15:00 to 16:00
C209, Level C, Center Bldg.

Title: HIF1a expression in Immune Cells regulates Autoimmune and Infection Diseases

Speaker: Prof. Aline Bozec

Affiliation: Department of Internal Medicine 3, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany

RIKEN-OIST mini Workshop 2019: Mathematical Condensed Matter Physics

Friday, July 5, 2019 - 09:00 to Saturday, July 6, 2019 - 12:50
B250, Center Building, OIST Campus

This is a mini workshop on mathematical approach to condensed matter physics organized by OIST and RIKEN iTHEMS. The main purpose of this workshop is to promote interactions among researchers from condensed matter physics and high-energy physics and to afford a good opportunity for them to start new collaborations. Eveyone is welcome to join.

[Seminar] "Entanglement Branes, Modular Flow, and Extended TQFT" by Dr. Gabriel Wong

Thursday, July 4, 2019 - 15:00 to 16:00
D014, Lab 1

Speaker: Dr. Gabriel Wong, Fudan University

OIST Workshop "A World of Microbiota"

Thursday, July 4, 2019 (All day)
Room# C209, Center Buiding, OIST

OIST workshop "A World of Microbiota" will be held on July 4, at OIST

DeepX Tech Talk in OIST - Machine automation using deep learning

Wednesday, July 3, 2019 - 15:00 to 19:00
Seminar Room C209

DeepX is an AI startup company originating from Matsuo Lab. of the University of Tokyo.

[Seminar] "Generation of de novo designed protein structure library" by Prof. Nobuyasu Koga

Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - 16:00 to 17:00
C016, Lab1

Dr. Nobuyasu Koga, Professor, Institute for Molecular Science (IMS)

Deep and High-Resolution 3D Molecular Tracking Microscopes and Silver Cluster-Based Biosensors

Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - 14:00 to 15:00
C209, Center Building

Speaker: Prof. Tim Yeh from Biomedical Engineering Department, University of Texas at Austin, USA

CEC Meeting

Monday, July 1, 2019 - 15:00
C209, Ctr Bldg

July 2019 CEC Meeting Information

[Seminar] "The Frame Guided Assembly" by Prof. Dongsheng Liu

Monday, July 1, 2019 - 11:00 to 12:00
C016, Level C, Lab 1

Speaker: Prof. Dongsheng Liu

Affiliation: Department of Chemistry, Tsinghua University

Seminar by Prof. Shum "Towards induced pluripotent cell-derived sensory neurons for fate commitment of bone marrow stromal cell-derived Schwann cells and beyond."

Monday, July 1, 2019 - 10:00 to 11:00
Sminar Room D015, Level D, Lab 1

Speaker: Prof. DK Shum
Affiliation: School of Biomedical Sciences, LKS Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong

Seminar "Organic chemistry for epigenetic studies"

Monday, July 1, 2019 - 09:30 to 10:30
C015, Lab1

Prof. Akimitsu Okamoto, Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, The University of Tokyo

[Seminar] Andreas Thomasen - Topological Excitations in Magnets

Friday, June 28, 2019 - 16:00 to 16:30
Lab3 C700
[Internal Seminar Series]
Many novel magnetic materials have exciting new properties that originate in their topology. In some of these materials ...

Theoretical Physics Seminar: Juan David Vasquez Jaramillo

Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 15:30
Lab 1, B503

Theoretical Physics Seminar.
Speaker: Juan David Vasquez Jaramillo (Quantum Transport and Electronic Structure Theory).
Title: "Separation of Charge and Spin Nonequilibrium Green's Functions: Density and Magnetization in Spin Polarized Scanning Tunneling Microscopy (SP-STM)".

[Seminar] "Diversity in Hot Vent Communities in the Context of Seabed Mining" by Prof. Tunnicliffe

Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 10:00 to 11:00
C210, Level C, Center Bldg.

Title: Diversity in Hot Vent Communities in the Context of Seabed Mining

Speaker: Prof. Verena Tunnicliffe

Affiliation: University of Victoria Canada

Molecular control of synapse identity and plasticity in cerebellar Purkinje cells

Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 16:00 to 17:00
D015, Lab 1

 

Seminar By Dr. Fekrije Selimi, CIRB, Collège de France, Paris

Directrice de Recherche 2è classe CNRS, team leader

Centre Interdisciplinaire de Recherche en Biologie, 

Collège de France, CNRS UMR7241, INSERM U1050

Email: fekrije.selimi@college-de-france.fr

Tel: +33 0144271654

OCNC2019: OIST Computational Neuroscience Course

Monday, June 24, 2019 - 09:00 to Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 18:00
OIST Seaside House

OIST Workshop - Application Deadline: February 2, 2019 - OIST members are welcome to attend all scientific sessions - Website: https://groups.oist.jp/ocnc

Indian Chicken Biryani & Tandoori Chicken

Saturday, June 22, 2019 - 18:00
Community Kitchen Village Center

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Songs with Flute and Japanese Koto

Saturday, June 22, 2019 - 15:00 to 17:00
OIST Auditorium

Admission Free, Reservation Needed

"Design proposals for hyper-redundant robotic arms and human-friendly robotic articulations"

Friday, June 21, 2019 - 15:00 to 16:00

Mr. Rafael Ferrin, Iwate University. Languag: English, no interpretation

Mathematical Physics seminar: Chern-Simons theory 7

Friday, June 21, 2019 - 15:00 to 16:00
B 712, Lab 3

Joint Math and Theoretical physics seminar on Chern-Simons theory, Knot invariants and Volume conjecture. Vyacheslav Lysov will be leading the discussion.

Special Lecture - "Exploring Terra Incognita with the World’s Largest Penning Trap" by Dr. Lee Roberts

Friday, June 21, 2019 - 11:00 to 12:00
C700, Lab 3

Speaker: Dr. Bradely Lee Roberts, Professor in Physics, Boston University, USA

ORC Assembly

Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 12:00 to 13:00
Seminar Room C700

Guest Speaker: Mary Collins, Provost.

The Elevator Pitch: How to quickly introduce yourself and your research in English

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 15:00 to 16:00
c600B (English Classroom)

Time: Wednesday, June 19th 15:00-16:00

Venue: c600B (English classroom)

This seminar is primarily aimed at students and post docs who are not native speakers of English, but all are welcome to attend.

[Seminar] "Intention sharing based on shared goals and word learning: Social-Pragmatic Perspective to language development"

Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 14:30 to 15:30
C016, Lab1

"Intention sharing based on shared goals and word learning: Social-Pragmatic Perspective to language development" by Prof. Harumi Kobayashi, Tokyo Denki University

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