Upcoming Events

Seminar

[SEMINAR – RSVP Only] The survival tactics of Plasmodium falciparum in erythrocytic stages

Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 10:00 to 11:00
Seminar Room B503

Dr. Eri Hayakawa/Jichi Medical University

Campus Service

[RC] Insurance Company Visits OIST

Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 11:00 to 15:00
Resource Center Center Bldg next to the ATM

English-speaking insurance agent Wiltec in Chatan visits OIST. [When]11:00-15:00 [Where]Resource Center in the Center Building(right next to the ATM)

Seminar

[Seminar] 30 years of Philip Anderson's RVB theory of high Tc superconductivity in cuprates: is it still relevant today?

Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 16:00 to 17:00
Zoom

TQM unit is pleased to invite you to the seminar.

Industry Relations

Science to Society: Dr. Sebastian Weidt - CEO Universal Quantum

Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 17:00 to 18:00
C209

Dr. Sebastian Weidt will talk about why he chose to do both research on, and start a company developing, quantum computing technology.

Seminar

How the Brain Works for Effective Vocal Learning with Social Interactions in Juvenile Zebra Finches

Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 17:30
Webinar

Dr. Yoko Yazaki-Sugiyama , A ssociate Professor, OIST

Lecture

[PhD Thesis Presentation_Zoom] - Ms. Sandrine Burriel - "Functional analysis of LMTK1 in lung adenocarcinoma"

Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 09:00 to 10:00
Zoom

PhD public presentation

Seminar

FALL 2020 Nonlinear Analysis Seminar Series

Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 16:00 to 17:00
on Zoom
Dr. Adolfo Arroyo-Rabasa , University of Warwick Title: Higher-integrability estimates for systems of PDEs with a non-linear pointwise elliptic constraint
Seminar

Quantum Machines Seminar by Silvia Viola-Kusminskiy on Cavity optomagnonics: Quantum optics with magnons

Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 17:00

Quantum Machines Seminar by Group Leader Silvia Viola-Kusminskiy, Max-Planck Institute for the Science of Light on Cavity optomagnonics: Quantum optics with magnons . Zoom - Please register to attend.

Seminar

Designing modular proteins by Dr. Fabio Parmeggiani

Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 17:30 to 18:30
Webinar

Speaker: Dr. Fabio Parmeggiani, University of Bristol

Professional Development

Language Seminar Series: Building Intercultural Business Relationships (Part 1 of 2)

Friday, December 4, 2020 - 11:00 to 12:00
ZOOM

Aims:

To understand the role of positive thinking when we meet people from other cultures for the first time.

To reconsider the approach we use to build relationships at work.

Particpants should have an upper intermediate level of English fleuncy.

Please visit this page closer to the date to download the attached handout.

Click here to join the meeting.

Campus

Memorial Service for Laboratory Animals

Friday, December 4, 2020 - 13:00 to 15:00
Animal Memorial Monument at east side of Center Court

The Animal Resources Section cordially invites all researchers involved in laboratory animal experiments, as well as other members, to attend the Annual Memorial Service for laboratory animals.

OIST Mini Symposium

Partial Differential Equations Under Various Metrics

Tuesday, December 8, 2020 - 08:50 to Friday, December 11, 2020 - 11:30
Zoom and L4F01 (15 seats available)

This mini-symposium is intended to demonstrate the importance of nonlinear partial differential equations and functional analysis in a general geometric setting. The aim is to bring together a number of top class mathematicians working in this area. We will discuss various advanced topics with emphasis on Hamilton-Jacobi equations, elliptic or parabolic equations as well as functional analysis in various metric spaces.

OIST Mini Symposium

OIST Mini Symposium "Partial Differential Equations under Various Metrics"

Tuesday, December 8, 2020 - 09:00 to Friday, December 11, 2020 - 11:30
Online Zoom Meeting

OIST Mini Symposium | Organizing unit: Analysis on Metric Spaces Unit (Xiaodan Zhou) | Website | Schedule | Open to the scientific community (registration required): Register here . |

Training

New Employee Orientation in Japanese ( By Zoom )

Tuesday, December 8, 2020 - 09:30 to 14:20
Zoom ( https://oist.zoom.us/j/94680090817?pwd=anFsaElHRjNLQkNkeUtTcHVwelA5Zz09 )

新入職員はオリエンテーションへの参加及びOnlineでの受講が求められています。

参加予定者の方々には、事前に教育研修セクションより招待メールが届いております。

今回のオリエンテーションはコロナ感染拡大防止策の一環として、Zoomでの開催となりました。

参加者の皆様には、Zoom環境の設定をお願いいたします。

また、今回のオリエンテーションは午後に予定されております「がんじゅうサービス」と「 大学コミュニティ支援」は職員のみならずそのご家族やパートナーの方もご覧いただけます。

Seminar

OIST Representation Theory Seminar

Tuesday, December 8, 2020 - 16:30 to 17:30
On Zoom
Speaker: Nicolas Jacon, University of Reims Champagne-Ardenne Title: Cores of Ariki-Koike algebras
Training

New Employee Orientation in English ( By Zoom )

Wednesday, December 9, 2020 - 09:30 to 14:20
Zoom (https://oist.zoom.us/j/98387336352?pwd=dFRST1pLOXRRVUMyUEFYK29wRHZiZz09 )

New employees are requested to attend the New Employee Orientation and take the on-line courses.

The Training and Education Section has sent invitation mail to the attendees, but if those who haven't receive one yet see this message, please contact training@oist.jp.

As a prevention of the spread of the COVID-19, we will have an on-line NEO by Zoom.

From this time, Ganju welbeing and University Community Service scheduled in the afternoon are available to everyone.

Campus Service

[RC] Insurance Company Visits OIST

Wednesday, December 9, 2020 - 11:00 to 15:00
Resource Center Center Bldg next to the ATM

English-speaking insurance agent Wiltec in Chatan visits OIST. [When]11:00-15:00 [Where]Resource Center in the Center Building(right next to the ATM)

Seminar

[Seminar] Exactly solvable spin-1/2 models with highly-degenerate, partially ordered, ground states

Wednesday, December 9, 2020 - 16:00 to 17:00
Zoom

TQM unit is pleased to invite you to the seminar.

Professional Development

Survival Japanese:Going to the Doctor

Wednesday, December 9, 2020 - 16:20
Zoom- https://oist.zoom.us/j/98080668912

Learn how to check in and out of doctor's appointments, describe pain and symptoms, and speak in emergency situations, all in Japanese.

No Japanese experience necessary!

Watch the videos at this link , then join us on Zoom for more practice (Meeting link: https://oist.zoom.us/j/98080668912 )

Public Lecture

The Future of Oceans In An Era of Climate Change [Webinar]

Thursday, December 10, 2020 - 09:00 to 10:00
Zoom link will be provided upon registration

This webinar aims to focus on the impact that climate change is having on oceans and marine life and the effects this will have on the U.S., Japan, and the world. Panelists include Dr. Robert Dunbar, Professor, Earth System Science, Stanford University; Dr. Timothy Ravasi, Professor, Marine Climate Change Unit, OIST, and Dr. Alex Wegmann, Director of Science for the Palmyra Program, The Nature Conservancy.

Register here

Seminar

FALL 2020 Nonlinear Analysis Seminar Series

Thursday, December 10, 2020 - 10:00 to 11:00
on Zoom
Professor Brett D. Wick , Washington University Title: Commutators and Bounded Mean Oscillation
Professional Development

QuickFix: "Interview skills".

Thursday, December 10, 2020 - 12:00 to 13:00
For RSVP only

“QuickFix”- improve your application materials in an interactive and a time-efficient manner!

To register CLICK HERE .
Workshop

Kicks workshop_Dyadic interactions in a comparative perspective

Thursday, December 10, 2020 - 14:00 to 18:00
Seaside House

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Campus Service

[RC] Insurance Company Visits OIST

Friday, December 11, 2020 - 13:00 to 15:00
Resource Center Center Bldg next to the ATM

English-speaking insurance agent Meiji-Yasuda life insurance visits OIST. [When] 13:00-15:00 [Where] Resource Center in the Center Building(right next to the ATM)

Training

実務者研修 (Accounting and Document Management Training )

Tuesday, December 15, 2020 - 10:00 to 13:55
Center Building, A151

実務者研修 (Accounting and Document Management Training )

Professional Development

Interactive Webinar: "Responsible Conduct of Research".

Tuesday, December 15, 2020 - 11:00 to 12:30
Zoom meeting.

Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) webinar is an interactive session designed to acquaint researchers with the ethical and regulatory issues that arise in the context of responsible scientific research.

To register CLICK HERE .
Seminar

[Seminar] Convective dissolution in confined porous media: An application to CO2 sequestration

Tuesday, December 15, 2020 - 17:00 to 18:00
Zoom

CFF unit is pleased to invite you to the seminar!

Campus Service

[RC] Insurance Company Visits OIST

Wednesday, December 16, 2020 - 11:00 to 15:00
Resource Center Center Bldg next to the ATM

English-speaking insurance agent Wiltec in Chatan visits OIST. [When]11:00-15:00 [Where]Resource Center in the Center Building(right next to the ATM)

Seminar

Parallel olfactory processing in the mammalian brain

Wednesday, December 16, 2020 - 17:30
Webminar

Dr. Izumi Fukunaga, Assistant Professor, OIST

Seminar

Quantum Machines Seminar by Dalziel Wilson on Optomechanical sensors as probes for new physics

Thursday, December 17, 2020 - 09:00

Quantum Machines Seminar by Prof Dalziel Wilson on Optomechanical sensors as probes for new physics . Zoom - Please register to attend.

Seminar

FALL 2020 Nonlinear Analysis Seminar Series

Thursday, December 17, 2020 - 16:00 to 17:00
on Zoom
Dr. Bogdan Raita , Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences Title: Old and new in Compensated Compactness theory
Prospective Students

OIST NetCafé (Online Information Session)

Friday, December 18, 2020 - 10:00
Online

Join the OIST information session with a cup of coffee! This session is for anybody who is currently seeking for opportunities in PhD in STEM. The sessions will be held in English. The program is consisted of OIST general introduction, PhD & Research Internship admission process, financial support and student life followed by the panel discussion by 2 OIST PhD students currently in Neurobiology Research Unit, Memory Research Unit and Neural Computations Unit.

Campus Service

[RC] Insurance Company Visits OIST

Friday, December 18, 2020 - 13:00 to 15:00
Resource Center Center Bldg next to the ATM

English-speaking insurance agent Meiji-Yasuda life insurance visits OIST. [When] 13:00-15:00 [Where] Resource Center in the Center Building(right next to the ATM)

Seminar

[Seminar] Wall-bounded stratified turbulence

Tuesday, December 22, 2020 - 17:00 to 18:00
Zoom

CFF unit is pleased to invite you to the seminar.

Campus Service

[RC] Insurance Company Visits OIST

Wednesday, December 23, 2020 - 11:00 to 15:00
Resource Center Center Bldg next to the ATM

English-speaking insurance agent Wiltec in Chatan visits OIST. [When]11:00-15:00 [Where]Resource Center in the Center Building(right next to the ATM)

Campus Service

[RC] Insurance Company Visits OIST

Friday, December 25, 2020 - 13:00 to 15:00
Resource Center Center Bldg next to the ATM

English-speaking insurance agent Meiji-Yasuda life insurance visits OIST. [When] 13:00-15:00 [Where] Resource Center in the Center Building(right next to the ATM)

Holiday

New Years Holiday 年末年始 2021

Tuesday, December 29, 2020 (All day) to Sunday, January 3, 2021 (All day)

National holiday

Campus Service

[RC] Insurance Company Visits OIST

Friday, January 8, 2021 - 13:00 to 15:00
Resource Center Center Bldg next to the ATM

English-speaking insurance agent Meiji-Yasuda life insurance visits OIST. [When] 13:00-15:00 [Where] Resource Center in the Center Building(right next to the ATM)

Campus Service

[RC] Insurance Company Visits OIST

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 - 11:00 to 15:00
Resource Center Center Bldg next to the ATM

English-speaking insurance agent Wiltec in Chatan visits OIST. [When]11:00-15:00 [Where]Resource Center in the Center Building(right next to the ATM)

Research

[PhD Thesis Presentation_Zoom] - Ms. Kamila Mustafina - "Engineering Synthetic Riboswitches for Mammalian Cells"

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 - 16:00 to 17:00
C700, Lab3, Level C

PhD public presentation

Seminar

Quantum Machines Seminar by Yuta Michimura on Optical levitation of a mirror for probing macroscopic quantum mechanics

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 11:00

Quantum Machines Seminar by A/Prof Yuta Michimura on Optical levitation of a mirror for probing macroscopic quantum mechanics. Zoom - Please register to attend.

Lecture

*ZOOM* [PhD Thesis Presentation] - Ms. Shoko Ota "Intrinsic Motivation in Creative Activity"

Tuesday, January 19, 2021 - 18:00 to 19:00
TBA

Presenter: Ms. Shoko Ota

Supervisor: Professor Kenji Doya

Unit: Neural Computation Unit

Campus Service

[RC] Insurance Company Visits OIST

Wednesday, January 20, 2021 - 11:00 to 15:00
Resource Center Center Bldg next to the ATM

English-speaking insurance agent Wiltec in Chatan visits OIST. [When]11:00-15:00 [Where]Resource Center in the Center Building(right next to the ATM)

Seminar

Quantum Machines Seminar by James Millen on levitated particles for fundamental physics

Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 17:00

Zoom Seminar: J. Millen, King's College London - Levitated particles for fundamental physics. Language: English, Registration only.

Campus Service

[RC] Insurance Company Visits OIST

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:00 to 15:00
Resource Center Center Bldg next to the ATM

English-speaking insurance agent Wiltec in Chatan visits OIST. [When]11:00-15:00 [Where]Resource Center in the Center Building(right next to the ATM)

Professional Development

Workshop: "Transferable Skills".

Thursday, January 28, 2021 - 11:00 to 15:00
For RSVP only

“QuickFix” - identify your transferable skills through in an interactive card sorting activity!

To register CLICK HERE . Post-event survey SUMMARY.
Seminar

Diamond Superconductivity and its Josephson Junction and SQUID

Thursday, January 28, 2021 - 11:00

Quantum Machines Seminar by Professor Hiroshi Kawarada, Waseda University, on Diamond Superconductivity and SQUID . Zoom - Please register to attend.

Graduate School

1st Admissions Workshop 2021

Monday, February 1, 2021 (All day) to Friday, February 5, 2021 (All day)
Online via Zoom

Selection workshop for students seeking admission to the OIST PhD program in 2021

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