Junkudo Book store×OIST SCIENCE TALK

Junkudo Book store×OIST SCIENCE TALK


"Science talk" event featuring OIST researchers and students is being held in the event space at the Junkudo Book store Naha branch.

A chance to ask questions directly to the researchers!

Please feel free to join us. (Free of charge)

In order to prevent the spread of the COVID-19, all Science Talks this year will be conducted online only.


Currently SCIENCE TALK ※only Online

February - June 2021 ,4th Friday of each month, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Live streaming on OIST Youtube channel  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCI_NaQbrtQBF24HF_dvWBFg

Students of OIST will talk about their research in an easy to understand!


Date Speaker Title

Friday,26th Feb.

Nucleic Acid Chemistry and Engineering Unit

Takeshi Tabuchi

On the way towards artificial life; RNA switches in artificial cells Details


Friday,26th March

Immune Signal Unit

Gulfiya Kadyrzhanova

Learing Journey; Medical Research and Immunology Details


Friday,23th April

※Only Japanese

English subtitles 

Developmental Neurobiology Unit

Akira Kawano

Prediction ~From Pendulum to Nematode~   Details


Friday, 28th May

※Only Japanese

English subtitles 

Fluid Mechanics Unit

Yuna Hattori

The physics of flow in soap and water       Details


Friday,25th June

※Only Japanese

English subtitles 

 Cognitive Neurorobotics Research Unit

Wataru Ohata

Robotics and AI research to understand humans Details