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Seminar

[Seminar] MLDS Unit Seminar 2024-8 by Ms. Weiqiu You (University of Pennsylvania) , Mr. Xiaoyuan Zhang (City University of Hong Kong), at D23, Lab5

Thursday, July 18, 2024 - 13:30 to 14:30
Seminar Room D23, Lab5

Speaker 1: Ms. Weiqiu You (University of Pennsylvania)

Title: Sum-of-Parts: Faithful Attributions for Groups of Features

Speaker 2: Mr. Xiaoyuan Zhang (City University of Hong Kong)

Title : Multiobjective meets machine learning, from a single solution, a finite set of solutions to infinite solutions.

Lecture

TSVP Talk "Understanding the Power of Quantum Computation" by Sergii Strelchuk

Friday, July 19, 2024 - 15:00
L5D23 and zoom

TSVP Talk Language: English (no interpretation). Target audience: General audience / everyone at OIST and beyond. Freely accessible to all OIST members and guests without registration (also via Zoom).

Seminar

[Seminar] "Changing Approaches to Monitoring Marine Biodiversity Change: An Overview of the WPI-AIMEC Marine Biology Integrative Analysis Unit" by Prof. Cheryl Ames

Monday, July 22, 2024 - 10:30 to 11:30
L4F01, Lab4

Dr. Cheryl Lynn AMES, Professor, Tohoku University

Seminar

Ecology and evolution of ants on both sides of the Pacific

Monday, July 22, 2024 - 11:00 to 12:00
Seminar Room L4E01, Lab 4

Speaker: Dr. Milan Janda, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico, & Biology Centre, Czech Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic

Seminar

Seminar "On Symmetry breaking in Taylor-Couette System" by Prof. Yasushi Takeda

Monday, July 22, 2024 - 15:00 to 16:00
B712, Lab 3

[Speaker] Prof. Yasushi Takeda, Prof. em. Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan, ex Scientist HEST, ETH Zurich, Switzerland

Lecture

TSVP Talk: "A Geometric Adventure in Machine Learning: Learning with Invariances, Structures, and Prior Knowledge" by Florian Yger

Tuesday, July 23, 2024 - 15:00
L5D23 and zoom

TSVP Talk Language: English (no interpretation). Target audience: General audience / everyone at OIST and beyond. Freely accessible to all OIST members and guests without registration (also via Zoom).

Workshop

OIST-KEIO International Research Summer Camp 2024

Monday, July 29, 2024 (All day) to Wednesday, August 7, 2024 (All day)
OIST Campus

OIST-KEIO International Research Summer Camp 2024 will be held July 29th-August 7th. Please welcome 20 KEIO undergraduate medical school students to OIST! If you would like to get involved, check out events that OISTers are welcome to join!

OIST Workshops

1st OIST-Oxford-SLMath Summer Graduate School on Analysis of Partial Differential Equations

Monday, July 29, 2024 (All day) to Friday, August 9, 2024 (All day)
OIST Seaside House

OIST-Oxford-SLMath Workshop | OIST organizer: Ugur Abdulla (Analysis and Partial Differential Equations) | Website | OIST members are welcome to attend all scientific sessions. Meals are closed sessions for registered participants only.

Seminar

Seminar: "Understanding the regenerative powers of ocular pigment epithelium" by Prof. Del Rio-Tsonis

Monday, July 29, 2024 - 14:00 to 15:00
Lab1, C016

[Speaker] Dr. Katia Del Rio-Tsonis, Professor, Dept. Biology, Miami University (MU)

[Title] Understanding the regenerative powers of ocular pigment epithelium

Seminar

Seminar "Modulation of turbulent fluctuations by small particles" by Prof. Izumi Saito

Monday, July 29, 2024 - 15:00 to 16:00
Lab3 C700

[Speaker] Prof. Izumi Saito, Associate Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Nagoya Institute of Technology

Seminar

Expanding Your Startup in Southeast Asia --Insights from Singapore’s Leaders--

Wednesday, July 31, 2024 - 14:00 to 17:00
L5D23, Lab 5, OIST

Join us for an insightful seminar on expanding your startup business in Southeast Asia. OIST Innovation is proud to invite distinguished speakers from Singapore (NUS and JSIP) to share their expertise and experiences. Targeted at startups, entrepreneurs, and startup supporters interested in exploring the dynamic markets of Southeast Asia, this event promises valuable insights and networking opportunities.

Lecture

TSVP Talk: "Proteins: Where do they come from? What are they? Where are they going?" by Erich Bornberg-Bauer

Thursday, August 1, 2024 - 15:00
B250 and zoom

TSVP Talk Language: English (no interpretation). Target audience: General audience / everyone at OIST and beyond. Freely accessible to all OIST members and guests without registration (also via Zoom).

Seminar

Seminar "Travelling waves in the pipe flow: a short ride on open questions" by Dr. Emanuele Gallorini

Friday, August 2, 2024 - 10:00 to 11:00
Center Bldg. B503

Speaker: Dr. Emanuele Gallorini, Post Doctoral Researcher , Department of Aerospace Science and Technology, Politecnico di Milano

Presidential Lecture

Presidential Lecture by Professor Michael Stryker

Friday, August 2, 2024 - 10:30 to 12:00
B250 Sydney Brenner Lecture Theater
Presidential Lecture by Professor Michael Stryker on the topic "Why our brains are more flexible when we are younger".
Workshop

Flash Talk Contest for OIST-KEIO International Research Summer Camp 2024

Wednesday, August 7, 2024 - 09:30 to 11:30
Sydney Brenner Lecture Theater (Seminar Room B250)

Since 2019, OIST and Keio University have been collaborating in various ways: initially with the School of Medicine, accepting research interns, and hosting a series of showcase talks to learn about each other's research.​ The International Research Summer Camp is planned to be held at OIST for Keio undergraduate medical school students as a part of our efforts to strengthen our educational collaboration. The summer camp is a valuable opportunity for undergraduate medical students to experience hands-on basic research, under the guidance of outstanding researchers from around the world in a global and interdisciplinary environment.

Seminar

The Key to Business Success: Points for Making a Business Plan

Thursday, August 8, 2024 - 13:30
OIST Conference Center Meeting Room1
Seminar for Entrepreneurs

We will invite a small and medium enterprise management consultant to hold a seminar on creating business plans necessary for starting a business and raising funds.

Lecture

TSVP Talk: "Revisiting Scalarization in Multi-Task Learning" by Han Zhao

Thursday, August 8, 2024 - 15:00

TSVP Talk Language: English (no interpretation). Target audience: General audience / everyone at OIST and beyond. Freely accessible to all OIST members and guests without registration (also via Zoom).

Seminar

Seminar: “The honey bee sting: From high-speed filming to 3D printing” by Dr Fiorella Ramirez Esquivel

Tuesday, August 13, 2024 - 11:00 to 12:00
Seminar Room L4F01, Lab 4

Speaker: Dr. Fiorella Ramirez Esquivel, UNSW Canberra, Australia

Research

[PhD Thesis Public Presentation_L5D23_ zoom is also available] ‐ Sachie Yukawa - “Seasonal Variation in Glycemic Control and Lifestyle in Middle-aged Non-diabetic Individuals”

Friday, August 23, 2024 - 16:00 to 17:00
L5D23, Level D, Lab 5 or Zoom

PhD Thesis Public Presentation

Sachie Yukawa

Research

[Seminar] Making eDNA data FAIR (Findable, Accessible, Interoperable, Reusable)

Friday, August 30, 2024 - 13:00 to 14:00
OIST Lab1 B503 Seminar Room

Speaker: Dr. Miwa Takahashi, CERC Postdoctoral Fellow, Environomics Future Science Platform, NCMI | CSIRO

Hosted by: Professor Timothy Ravasi, OIST Marine Climate Change Unit

Abstract: Environmental DNA (eDNA) has emerged as a powerful monitoring tool for species detection and distribution mapping, with a remarkable surge in activity over the past decade. Metabarcoding studies have generated millions of DNA sequences with taxonomic assignments, while species-specific eDNA assays have produced comprehensive distribution maps for hundreds of taxa . (...)

Conference

Conference - Theory of Quantum Computation, Communication and Cryptography (TQC2024)

Monday, September 9, 2024 (All day) to Friday, September 13, 2024 (All day)
OIST Conference Center

OIST Center for Quantum Technologies (OCQT) would like to invite you to the TQC2024 conference scheduled for 9-13 September 2024 at OIST Conference Center, Okinawa, Japan.

Seminar

[Seminar] High-dimensional entanglement witnessed by correlations in arbitrary bases

Wednesday, September 18, 2024 - 10:15 to 11:15
Lab 5, D23 Seminar Room

Talk by Nicky Kai Hong Li, Technical University of Vienna (Austria)

Seminar Summary: Certifying entanglement is an important step in the development of many quantum technologies, especially for higher-dimensional systems, where entanglement promises increased capabilities for quantum communication and computation. A key feature distinguishing entanglement from classical correlations is the occurrence of correlations for complementary measurement bases.

OIST Workshops

Okinawa School in Physics: Coherent Quantum Dynamics (2024)

Wednesday, September 25, 2024 (All day) to Thursday, October 3, 2024 (All day)
OIST Seaside House (Seminar Room B250 (1 day))

OIST Workshop | Website | Main organizer: Síle Nic Chormaic (Light-Matter Interactions for Quantum Technologies Unit) | OIST members are welcome to attend all scientific sessions. Meals are closed sessions for registered participants only.

Seminar

[Open Seminar] 'From Quantum Optics to Bits and Pieces'

Monday, September 30, 2024 - 14:00 to 15:30
B250, Level B, Centre Building

[CQD2024 Open Seminar]

Title: From Quantum Optics to Bits and Pieces

Speaker: Prof Klaus Mølmer, Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

OIST Workshops

EMBO Workshop "Axonal Degeneration and Regeneration"

Sunday, October 6, 2024 (All day) to Thursday, October 10, 2024 (All day)
OIST Seaside House and Main Campus

EMBO Workshop | Co-funded by OIST | Main organizer: Marco Terenzio ( Molecular Neuroscience Unit ) | Website |

OIST Workshops

Quantum Extreme Universe: Matter, Information and Gravity 2024

Monday, October 21, 2024 (All day) to Friday, October 25, 2024 (All day)
Main Campus, Seminar Room B250 (Center Building)

Website | OIST organizer: Philip Höhn (Qubits and Spacetime Unit) | ExU Organizer: Tadashi Takayanagi ( Yukawa Institute for Theoretical Physics, Kyoto) | OIST members are welcome to attend all scientific sessions. Please show your OIST badge when entering the venue.

OIST Workshops

OIST Workshop "Principles of Synapse Organization and Neural Network Regulation Gained Through Evolution"

Tuesday, November 5, 2024 (All day) to Thursday, November 7, 2024 (All day)
OIST Seaside House

OIST Workshop | Main organizer: Yukiko Goda (Synapse Biology Unit) | OIST members are welcome to attend all scientific sessions. Meals are closed sessions for registered participants only.

OIST Workshops

From Quantum Materials to Quantum Information: Symposium on Trans-Scale Quantum Science and Quantum Materials Synthesis (QMQI2024)

Monday, November 11, 2024 (All day) to Friday, November 15, 2024 (All day)
Primary venue: OIST Seaside House, Secoundary venue: OIST Main Campus

OIST Workshop | Main organizer: Nic Shannon (Theory of Quantum Matter Unit) | OIST members are welcome to attend all scientific sessions. Meals are closed sessions for registered participants only.

Symposium

OIST - NanoLSI Joint Symposium

Wednesday, November 27, 2024 (All day)
Sydney Brenner Lecture Theater

OIST - NanoLSI Joint Symposium

Symposium

OIST-JAIST Joint Symposium

Wednesday, November 27, 2024 - 13:30
C209

OIST and JAIST entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) last year. As part of our collaborative efforts in research, both universities have agreed to leverage each other's strengths through cooperation. To commemorate the first anniversary of the MOU signing, a celebratory event will be held at OIST on November 27th.

OIST Workshops

LeviNet-OIST Workshop "Schrödinger Cats - The Quest to Find the Edge of the Quantum World"

Monday, December 9, 2024 (All day) to Friday, December 13, 2024 (All day)
Main Campus, Seminar Room B250 (Center Building)

OIST organizer: Jason Twamley (Quantum Machines Unit) | OIST members are welcome to attend all scientific sessions. Please show your OIST badge when entering the venue.

OIST Workshops

OIST Machine Learning Workshop

Monday, March 3, 2025 (All day) to Wednesday, March 5, 2025 (All day)
OIST Conference Center (Auditorium+Meeting Rooms)

OIST Workshop | Main organizer: Makoto Yamada (Machine Learning and Data Science Unit) | OIST members are welcome to attend all scientific sessions. Meals are closed sessions for registered participants.