Upcoming Events

Implementation of the Stress Check

Tuesday, October 1, 2019 (All day) to Thursday, October 31, 2019 (All day)
Community Relations

OIST offers the Stress Check Program for all employees and students. It is an oppurtunity to assess your stress level and access professional support as needed. 

OIST Gratitude Month

Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 09:00 to Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 12:00
OIST Entrance of the Tunnel
Community Relations

Dear OISTers,

The purpose of “Gratitude Month” is to remind you what you have great in your life but just forgot because of having stress and other life problems.

From 1st to 30th Oct, you will find a Gratitude Glass jar with paper cards and markers at the Entrance of the Tunnel.

Everyone is welcome to write down for what they are grateful in their lives. At the end of the month, all gratitude would be collected and published.

Seminar "The Free Energy Principle: Challenges and Implications for Thinking about Life-Mind Continuity" by Dr. Michael D. Kirchhoff

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 10:00 to 11:00
C016, Lab1

Title: The Free Energy Principle: Challenges and Implications for Thinking about Life-Mind Continuity

Speaker: Dr. Michael D. Kirchhoff, University of Wollongong

Science Digest Chalk Talk: The Solar Orbiter Project

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 12:00 to 13:00
C016 (Lab 1, Level C)

Prof. David Williams, European Space Agency (ESA)

mini ECO-doc

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 12:15 to 14:00
C210, Centre Building, C floor, OIST
Public Lecture

Miklós Gyalai-Korpos a 'Plastic Pirate' is coming to OIST to present a short documentary on reducing plastic pollution and give a seminar to OIST and members of the public. 

Bring your friends (and your lunch) along and enjoy this rare oppertunity

[Seminar] "THz Spectroscopy: Studying Carrier Dynamics in Nanostructured Materials for Solar Energy Conversion " by Prof. Charles Schmuttenmaer

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 14:00 to 15:00
C700, Level C, Lab3

Title: THz Spectroscopy:  Studying Carrier Dynamics in Nanostructured Materials for Solar Energy Conversion

Speaker: Charles Schmuttenmaer

Affiliation: Yale University, Department of Chemistry

Workshop: "Project management".

Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 13:00 to 16:00
For RSVP only

During this workshop  participants will learn the foundation of a project management and how to achieve all of the project goals within the given constraints.


Seminar "Epigenetic Variation Plays a Role in Plant Adaptation"

Friday, October 18, 2019 - 10:00 to 11:00
C700, Lab 3

Prof. Ueli Grossniklaus, Department of Plant and Microbial Biology & Zurich-Basel Plant Science Center, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

Presidential Lecture - “New perspectives onto the Universe in the multi-messenger astronomy era” by Dr. Samaya Nissanke

Friday, October 18, 2019 - 11:00 to 12:30
Sydney Brenner Lecture Theater (B250)
OIST Presidential Lecture

Samaya Nissanke is an astrophysicist and the spokesperson of GRAPPA, the center of excellence in gravitation and astroparticle physics, at the University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

OIST Information Session - Imperial College London

Friday, October 18, 2019 - 12:00
Imperial College London, the Careers Service, Seminar Room, Level 5, Sherfield Building
Graduate School

OIST Professor Nick Luscombe, OIST Alumni Dr. Mark Daly and OIST admission staff are coming to Imperial College London to introduce the fully-funded opportunities with OIST.