Past Events

Seminar

"Model of Service and Value Co-creation as Constructive Methodology and Its application to Mobility as a Service" Hideyuki Nakashima

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 10:30 to 12:00
Seminar Room C209, Center Bldg.
President Hideyuki Nakashima, Future University Hakodate
Seminar

"Modeling Epstein-Barr-Virus (EBV) pathologies and immune surveillance against virus-driven lymphoma" Tomoharu Yasuda

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 16:00 to 17:00
C016, Lab1
Dr. Tomoharu Yasuda, Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine, Berlin. Dec 16(Tue) at C016. All are welcome.
External Events

SIG-EIN/SIG-DOCMAS

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 14:00 to Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 12:00
OIST Seaside House Seminar Room
Registration required.
Workshop

2014 Entrepreneurial Training Program - Day 3

Saturday, December 13, 2014 - 13:00 to 17:00
OIST, Seminar Room C210

Language: English Reservation is required. Local business people can register at the link below. https://groups.oist.jp/bds/2014-entrepreneurial-training-program-application-form-businesses

Graduate School

OIST Café in 東京

Saturday, December 13, 2014 - 00:00
東京都千代田区神田駿河台4-4 丸中ビル 4F LEN貸し会議室「御茶ノ水ニコライ堂前」 会議室E
今回は今年9月に日本がん学会学術賞を受賞したOIST細胞シグナルユニットの山本教授をお迎えして、研究内容の紹介、そして今後の進路に悩んでいるあなたへのメッセージをお届けします。

3rd Annual SCORE! Science Fair

Saturday, December 13, 2014 - 00:00
OIST Auditorium

Everyone is welcome! Come to see high school student compete for big prizes!

Seminar

Internal Seminar: Arbuthnott Unit and Chakrborty Unit

Friday, December 12, 2014 - 17:00 to 18:00
B250
Join us for December's Internal Seminar Series on Dec. 12, from 17:00 to 18:00 in B503. This month's seminars feature the Brain Mechanism for Behavior Unit (Gordon Arbuthnott) and the Fluid Mechanics Unit (Pinaki Chakraborty).
Workshop

Vires Acquirit Eundo: The University of Tokyo - OIST Graduate University Joint Symposium

Friday, December 12, 2014 (All day) to Saturday, December 13, 2014 (All day)
Seminar Room C209, Center Bldg.
Vires Acquirit Eundo "We gather strength as we move" The University of Tokyo - OIST Graduate University Joint Symposium 12-13 December, @C209, OIST Campus
Seminar

"Topological superconductor - Tomonaga-Luttinger liquid junctions" Ian Affleck

Monday, December 8, 2014 - 14:00 to 15:00
C209, Center Building
Seminar by Prof. Ian Affleck (Uni. British Columbia) at C209, (Mon) Dec 8th 2-3pm. All is welcome !
OIST Workshops

OWECS2014: Evolution of Complex System (Evolutionary Developmental Biology of Animals)

Monday, December 8, 2014 (All day) to Friday, December 12, 2014 (All day)
OIST Seaside House
OIST Workshop organized by Prof. Noriyuki Satoh (Marine Genomics Unit)
External Events

Anera Music Festival (External Event)

Saturday, December 6, 2014 - 15:00 to 18:00
Auditorium
This is an externally organized event. NPO Support Center KENTOMI is a support facility for persons with disabilities. People from the center will be performing music.
External Events

Network with Taipei Tech Students@Seaside House

Friday, December 5, 2014 - 17:00 to 20:00
Seaside House

Open to OIST Students and Researchers Free admission (Light dinner and drinks provided) Contact bd@oist.jp to join the event

Seminar

Seminar by Dr Du, 'Measurement and control of single atoms in a cavity QED system'

Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - 14:30 to 15:30
C209, Level C, Centre Building
Speaker: Mr Jinjin Du State Key Laoratory of Quantum Optics and Quantum Optics Devices, Institute of Opto-Electronics, Shanxi University, China Seminar Title: Measurement and control of single atoms in a cavity QED system
Seminar

'An Impact of GTP-Metabolism on Cancers and Metabolic Diseases'

Monday, December 1, 2014 - 16:00 to 17:00
C016, Lab1
Seminar 'An Impact of GTP-Metabolism on Cancers and Metabolic Diseases'
Seminar

'Dendritic cells for immunity and tolerance', Zwi N. Berneman

Monday, December 1, 2014 - 16:00 to 17:00
C015, Lab1
Prof. Zwi N. Berneman, MD PhD FRCP - Antwerp University Hospital and University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium Language: English
External Events

Expert Consultation on phytosanitary treatments for The Bactrocera Dorsalis complex

Monday, December 1, 2014 - 09:00 to Friday, December 5, 2014 - 17:30
OIST Main Campus, C210
This is an externally organized event. For more information, please visit the official website: https://www.ippc.int/core-activities/standard-settings/expert-consultation-phytosanitary-treatments-bactrocera-dorsalis-complex
OIST Workshops

2014 Entrepreneurial Training Program - Day 2

Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 10:00 to 17:00
OIST, Seminar Room C210

ENTER IMPORTANT DETAILS HERE, SUCH AS SPEAKER INFO, "Language: Japanese. No interpretation will be provided.", "Participation by invitation only.", "Registration required. Go to www.oist.jp/reserve for more information and registration.", ETC.

External Events

JavaOne Briefing Session in Okinawa 2014 (External Event)

Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 10:00 to 18:00
Auditorium
This is an externally organized event. You need to register to participate in the event. contact: info@java-kuche.org
Seminar

Internal Seminar: Jenke-Kodama Unit and Van Vactor Unit

Friday, November 28, 2014 - 17:00 to 18:00
B503
Join us for November's 2nd Internal Seminar Series, from 17:00 to 18:00 in B503. This month's seminars feature the Microbiology and Biochemistry of Secondary Metabolites Unit (Holger Jenke-Kodama) and the Formation and Regulation of Neuronal Connectivity Unit (David Van Vactor).
Seminar

"Gauge theories of the Heisenberg antiferromagnet on kagome" Seminar by Oleg Tchernyshyov (Johns Hopkins Universit

Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 13:30 to 14:30
C015, Lab1
Seminar by Prof. Oleg Tchernyshyov (Johns Hopkins University), Thu 27th Nov @ 1:30pm (C015)
External Events

14th International Conference on Intelligent Systems Design and Applications (ISDA)

Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 09:00 to Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 17:00
OIST Seaside House
This is an external event. For information regarding this event, please visit the conference's website at http://mirlabs.net/isda14/
Seminar

"Detecting topological orders in quantum matter" Seminar by Frank Pollmann (MPI-PKS Dresden)

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 14:00 to 15:00
C016, Lab1
Seminar by Dr. Frank Pollmann (MPI-pks Dresden) : "Spin Liquids on the Kagome Lattice" Tue, 25th Nov @ 2-3pm (C016), All is welcome.
Culture

Winter Concert 2014

Saturday, November 22, 2014 - 14:00 to 16:00
Auditorium
Reservations required. Time and details to be announced.
Workshop

2014 Entrepreneurial Training Program - Day 1

Saturday, November 22, 2014 - 10:00 to 17:00
OIST, Seminar Room C210

Learn to think from a business perspective and also work in teams to create a business plan for a new business rooted in Okinawa. The program will consist of 2 lectures on the design thinking process, 2 workshops to create prototypes for your businesses, and 1 final presentation. There will be participants from the University of Ryukyus and the Okinawa National College of Technology. Participants will also have the chance to get advice on their business plans from local business people as well as from the mentors. So if you want to learn the design thinking process, or want to create a business plan with your fellow teammates, this is your chance to do so!

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Seminar

Correlative Microscopy for in-situ Characterization of Catalyst Nanoparticles under Reactive Environments

Monday, November 17, 2014 - 14:45
D014, Lab 1

Dear all,

Nanoparticles by Design Unit (Sowwan Unit) would like to announce a seminar by Dr. Renu Sharma, National Institute of Standards and Technology.

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Date & Time: Thursday, Nov 20th, 13:00-14:00

Venue: D014, Lab 1

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Speaker: Dr. Renu Sharma, Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD

Title: Correlative microscopy for in-situ characterization of catalyst nanoparticles under reactive environments

Abstract :

In recent years the environmental transmission scanning electron microscope (ESTEM) has been successfully employed to elucidate the structural and chemical changes occurring in catalyst nanoparticles under reactive environments. While...

Culture

Sound of Ryukyu - Ryukyu Traditional Performing Arts at OIST

Sunday, November 16, 2014 - 14:00 to 16:00
OIST Auditorium
Admission free. Registration required (from Nov 4th).
Seminar

Internal Seminar: Sowwan Unit and Skoglund Unit

Friday, November 14, 2014 - 17:00 to 18:00
C210
Join us for November's 1st Internal Seminar Series, from 17:00 to 18:00 in C210. This month's seminars feature the Nanoparticles by Design Unit (Ibrahim Mukhles Sowwan) and the Structural Cellular Biology Unit (Ulf Skoglund).
External Events

28th Symposium of the Japanese Society of Computational Statistics (JSCS)

Friday, November 14, 2014 - 09:00 to Saturday, November 15, 2014 - 17:00
Auditorium, B250, C209, Restaurant Floor
This is an externally organized event. For more information on how to register and the latest program, please visit the official website: http://jscs.jp/sympo/28/ (Japanese only)
Seminar

Lecture 2: Inside story on the structure and function of a living nano-machine. Seminar by Dr. Jonathan Trent, NASA Ames Research Center, UC. Santa Cruz

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 - 13:00 to 14:00
C209, Center Bldg., Level C
【Seminar 】Lecture 2: Inside story on the structure and function of a living nano-machine by Jonathan Trent, Ph.D. NASA Ames Research Center, UC. Santa Cruz.
Seminar

"Lecture 1: Sustainability on a resource-limited planet" Jonathan Trent

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 - 14:00 to 15:00
B250, Center Bldg., Level B
Jonathan Trent, Ph.D, NASA Ames Research Center, UC. Santa Cruz. His second seminar, "Lecture 2: Inside story on the structure and function of a living nano-machine" will be on Wed Nov 12.
Seminar

New Materials and Fabrication Paradigms for Plastic Opto/Electronics

Monday, November 10, 2014 - 15:30 to 16:30
Meeting Room D014, Lab1
Seminar by Prof. Thomas D. Anthopoulos, Department of Physics and Centre for Plastic Electronics, Blackett Laboratory, Imperial College London, UK
OIST Workshops

Advances in Live Cell Thermal Imaging and Manipulation

Monday, November 10, 2014 (All day) to Wednesday, November 12, 2014 (All day)
OIST Seaside House
Application open: June 24, 2014 Application close: July 20, 2014
Seminar

"Population genomics and the nature of domesticated citrus and cassava" Daniel Rokhsar

Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 14:00 to 15:00
Seminar Room C210, Center Building
"Population genomics and the nature of domesticated citrus and cassava" by Professor Daniel Rokhsar; Professor of Genetics, Genomics and Development at University of California, Berkeley
Seminar

"Coral Reef Ecosystems on a Warming Planet: Lessons from Yellowstone Hot Springs" Prof. Bruce Fouke

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 15:00 to 16:00
B503 Seminar room
Speaker: Prof. Bruce W. Fouke (AAPG Distinguished Lecture) (Director, Roy J. Carver Biotechnology Center & Professor of Geology, Microbiology and the Institute for Genomic University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign)
Seminar

"Science and the Art of Inventiveness" Andrei A. Seryi

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - 16:30 to 17:30
C209, Center Building
Professor in Oxford and Director of John Adams Institute
Holiday

Culture Day 2014

Monday, November 3, 2014 - 00:00

Culture Day 2014

External Events

Japan Health and Psychology Association Meeting

Saturday, November 1, 2014 (All day) to Sunday, November 2, 2014 (All day)
Auditorium, B250, C209, C210, Restaurant Floor
This is an externally organized event.
Seminar

Internal Seminar: Bandi Unit and Satoh Unit

Friday, October 31, 2014 - 17:00 to 18:00
B503
Join us for October's 2nd Internal Seminar Series, from 17:00 to 18:00 in B503. This month's seminars feature the Collective Interactions Unit (Mahesh Bandi) and the Marine Genomics Unit (Nori Satoh).
Seminar

"Spin Liquids on the Kagome Lattice" Seminar by Prof. Andreas Laeuchli (University of Innsbruck)

Friday, October 31, 2014 - 13:00 to 14:00
D015, Lab1
Seminar by Prof. Andreas Laeuchli (Unv.Innsbruck), 2-3pm, Oct 31 (Fri) @ C016. All is welcome!
Seminar

Bayesian co-clustering and its application

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 10:30 to 11:30
C016
Language : English
Seminar

"Effects of disorder and dimerization on the surface states of weak 3D topological insulators" Hideaki Obuse

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 14:00 to 15:00
Meeting Room C015, Lab1
Assistant Professor, Hokkaido University, Japan
Campus

Opportunities for Marine Science

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 10:00 to 16:00
C209
Public series of talks by six eminent marine scientists from around the world
Colloquium

"Ask for Evidence: Why So Much of What We're Told is Wrong" Nick Ross

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 17:00 to 18:00
B250
Nick Ross is a well-known UK TV and radio presenter. This colloquium is open to public. The talk will be in English, but Japanese interpretation will NOT be provided.
Public Lecture

"Simple Stories and Compelling Cases" Sarah Caplin

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 12:00 to 13:00
B250
Sarah Caplin is a TV executive with more than 30 years of broadcasting experience in factual programme production at BBC TV and at ITV, the UK’s main commercial broadcaster. English with no Japanese interpretation.
Seminar

”Low-dimensional frustrated magnets with competing ferromagnetic and antiferromagnetic interactions” Kazuhiro Nawa (ISSP)

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 14:00 to 15:00
C016, Lab1
Seminar by Dr. Kazuhiro Nawa, ISSP, University of Tokyo. Oct 21 (Tue) at C016. All is welcome.
Seminar

Seminar: Real Time Vision Applications, Prof Donald Bailey, Massey University

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 15:00 to 16:30
C209
The use of field programmable gate arrays for implementing embedded vision algorithms.
External Events

29th International Coral Reef Initiative (ICRI) General Meeting

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 09:00 to Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 17:00
OIST Seaside House
29th International Coral Reef Initiative (ICRI) General Meeting
Seminar

Internal Seminar: Price Unit and Brenner Unit

Friday, October 17, 2014 - 17:00 to 18:00
OIST Auditorium
Join us for October's Internal Seminar Series, from 17:00 to 18:00 in the Auditorium. This month's seminars feature the Developmental Signalling Unit (Mary Ann Price) and the Molecular Genetics Unit (Sydney Brenner).
Campus

How can physiology help to understand the ecology and climate change resilience of marine fishes?

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 13:30 to 14:30
Seminar Room C209
How can physiology help to understand the ecology and climate change resilience of marine fishes?
OIST Workshops

GSPE: Genomics of Social Parasite Evolution

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 (All day) to Saturday, October 18, 2014 (All day)
C210
OIST Workshop organized by Prof. Alexander Mikheyev (Ecology and Evolution Unit)

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