Seminars for Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics

Currently showing seminars filtered by seminar category 'Theoretical Physics' and in 2010

When Location Title Speaker Series
20 Jan 2010
11:15
DWB Fisher Room SEMINAR CANCELLEDLibby Heaney
(University of Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
21 Jan 2010
13:00
Fish tank The Grassmannian: A Duality for the S-Matrix?Matthew Bullimore
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
21 Jan 2010
14:30
501 DWB The nature of the intracluster medium: what we can learn from X-ray observationsJeremy Sanders
(IoA, Cambridge)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
21 Jan 2010
16:15
Fisher Room Black brane entropy and hydrodynamics: the boost-invariant caseMichal Heller
(Jagiellonian University)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
22 Jan 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre "What is Complexity Science?"Robert MacKay
(University of Warwick)
Theoretical Physics seminar
27 Jan 2010
11:15
DWB 501 Quantum perspective on dynamical glass transitionsClaudio Castelnovo
(University of Oxford)
The Forum
28 Jan 2010
13:00
Fish tank Axions and string theoryRhys Davies
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
28 Jan 2010
16:15
Fisher Room Spectral geometry as a probe of quantum spacetimeDr Joe Henson
(Perimeter Institute)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
29 Jan 2010
13:00
Fisher Room Decoherence and Relaxation in a Charge QubitIgor Lerner
(University of Birmingham)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
29 Jan 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Threshold resummation at hadron colliders: general features and results for squark-antisquark production at the LHCPietro Falgari
(University of Durham)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
03 Feb 2010
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Disorder in a quantum spin liquid: Flux binding and local moment formationAdam Willans
(University of Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
04 Feb 2010
13:00
Fisher Room DWB Particle resolved instabilities in colloidal suspensionsProf. Hartmut Loewen
(University of Dusseldorf)
Softbio
04 Feb 2010
13:00
Fishtank The extremal black hole bombJoao Rosa
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
04 Feb 2010
16:15
Fisher Room No seminarNo seminar
(n/a)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
04 Feb 2010
14:30
501 DWB Relativistic electron conduction in cosmic plasmas (an introductory tutorial)Olaf Davis
(Oxford)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
10 Feb 2010
11:15
DWB 501 Coherence in Quantum Hall bilayersDerek Lee
(Imperial College London)
The Forum
11 Feb 2010
13:00
Fisher Room DWB Capillary filling and drop dynamics on structured surfacesBortolo M. Mognetti
(University of Oxford)
Softbio
11 Feb 2010
16:15
Fisher Room TBADr Tony Padilla
(University of Nottingham)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
11 Feb 2010
14:30
501 DWB Gyrokinetic analysis of MAST transport scaling with collisionalityWalter Guttenfelder
(CFSA, Warwick)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
12 Feb 2010
13:00
Fisher Room Life on the Edge: Gene Surfing in Micro-organismsOskar Hallatschek
(MPI Goettingen)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
17 Feb 2010
11:15
DWB Fisher Room A study of spectral function in strongly fluctuating 2D superconductors and SDWAlexei Tsvelik
(Brookhaven National Laboratory)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
18 Feb 2010
13:00
Fisher Room DWB To be confirmedProf. Ralf Metzler
(Munich)
Softbio
18 Feb 2010
13:00
Fishtank Cosmic topology and fundamental forcesJochum van der Bij
(Freiburg)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
18 Feb 2010
16:15
Fisher Room Near-conformal dynamics from the latticeDr Biagio Lucini
(University of Swansea)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
18 Feb 2010
14:30
501 DWB Internal transport barriers and rotational shearPeter de Vries
(JET)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
19 Feb 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre How to build supersymmetric string backgrounds : fluxes, geometry and exceptional groupsDan Waldram
(Imperial College, London)
Theoretical Physics seminar
24 Feb 2010
11:15
DWB 501 Thermally Induced Local Failures in Quasi-One-Dimensional Systems: Collapse in Carbon Nanotubes, Necking in Nanowires, and Opening of Bubbles in DNACristiano Nisoli
(Center for Nonlinear Studies LANL)
The Forum
25 Feb 2010
13:00
Dalitz Insitute AdS/CFT and Cool Quantum Field Theories at Finite DensityRichard Davison
(Oxford University)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
25 Feb 2010
13:00
Fisher Room DWB To be confirmedMarcin Kostur
(University of Silesia)
Softbio
25 Feb 2010
16:15
Fisher Room Brane Tilings, M2-Branes and Chern-Simons TheoriesNoppadol Mekareeya
(Imperial College)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
26 Feb 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Room Chern-Simons theories and the AdS_4/CFT_3 correspondenceProf. Alberto Zaffaroni
(Milan)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
26 Feb 2010
13:00
Fisher Room A direct measurement of the renormalized disorder correlator, and  avalanche size distributionsKay Wiese
(Ecole Normale, Paris)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
03 Mar 2010
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Nonuniversality in nonequilibrium dynamicsRobin Stinchcombe
(University of Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
04 Mar 2010
13:00
Fisher Room DWB Modelling DNA nanostructures and nanodevicesThomas Ouldridge
(University of Oxford)
Softbio
04 Mar 2010
13:00
Fishtank TBATBA
(Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
04 Mar 2010
16:15
Fisher Room Parton Distributions at Hadron CollidersDr Robert Thorne
(University College London)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
05 Mar 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Aspects of Gauge-Strings DualityCarlos Nunez
(University of Swansea)
Theoretical Physics seminar
10 Mar 2010
11:15
DWB 501 Hierarchy of edge-locking effects in quantum one-dimensional lattice modelsMasud Haque
(MPI PKS Dresden)
The Forum
11 Mar 2010
13:00
Fisher Room DWB Something more like "Evolutionary dynamics of self-assembling structures"Iain Johnston
(University of Oxford)
Softbio
11 Mar 2010
16:15
Fisher Room TBADr Sam Dolan
(TBA)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
12 Mar 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Relativistic Conformal Magneto-Hydrodynamics from HolographyEvgeny Buchbinder
(Imperial, London)
Brown Bag
12 Mar 2010
13:00
Fisher Room Intrinsic noise in game dynamical learningTobias Galla
(University of Manchester)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
01 Apr 2010
14:30
501 DWB SEMINAR CANCELLED---
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Plasma Theory Group Seminars
08 Apr 2010
14:30
501 DWB Balanced and imbalanced MHD turbulenceAlfred Mallet
(Oxford)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
15 Apr 2010
14:30
501 DWB Tutorial on galactic kineticsJohn Magorrian
(Oxford)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
28 Apr 2010
11:15
DWB Fisher Room A pseudo-spin glass perspective on martensitic shape-memory alloysDavid Sherrington
(University of Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
29 Apr 2010
13:00
Fishtank TBAMaxime Gabella
(Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
29 Apr 2010
14:30
501 DWB Boundary layers in Braginskii MHD, an asymptotic analysisPaul Dellar
(Oxford (OCCAM))
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
29 Apr 2010
16:15
Fisher Room Algebraic Geometry and Lattice Landau Gauge FixingDhagash Mehta
(Dublin)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
30 Apr 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Technology Transfer and ConsultingGurinder Punn and Rakesh Roshan
(ISIS Innovation)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
05 May 2010
11:15
DWB 501 Topological symmetry-breaking transitions in lattice modelsFiona Burnell
(University of Oxford)
The Forum
06 May 2010
16:15
Fisher Room Compact F-theory GUT Model BuildingTimo Weigand
(Heidelberg)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
06 May 2010
11:00
fishtank Results from ATLASA Group Effort By Our Experimentalists!
(Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
07 May 2010
13:00
Fisher Room Statistical mechanics of Monte Carlo sampling and the sign problemJorge Kurchan
(Ecole Superieure de Physique et de Chimie Industrielles)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
07 May 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Precise calculations for Higgs searches at the LHCRoberto Pittau
(Universidad de Granada)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
12 May 2010
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Interacting Hofstadter spectrum for bosons in an artificial gauge fieldStephen Powell
(University of Maryland)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
13 May 2010
16:15
Fisher Room A Finely-Predicted Higgs Mass from a Finely-Tuned Weak ScaleLawrence Hall
(Berkeley)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
14 May 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Applied String TheoryDavid Tong
(University of Cambridge)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
19 May 2010
11:15
DWB 501 Statistics of high and extreme values of 1/f noises: Statistical Mechanics ApproachYan Fyodorov
(University of Nottingham)
The Forum
20 May 2010
13:00
Fishtank TBACyril Matti
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
20 May 2010
11:30
DWB Fisher room Quasiholes at nu=5/2: numerical evidence for the Majorana Fermion.Rudolf Morf
(Paul Scherrer Institut)
Special seminar
20 May 2010
16:15
Fisher Room Holography and the Viscosity BoundMiguel Paulos
(DAMTP)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
20 May 2010
14:30
501 DWB Rotation, transport, ITBs in tokamaks: report on the latest numerical, experimental, and theoretical resultsMichael Barnes, Edmund Highcock, Felix Parra
(Oxford)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
21 May 2010
13:00
Fisher Room Possible mechanisms for initiating macroscopic left-right asymmetry in animals and plantsChris Henley
(Cornell University)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
21 May 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre TBASebastian Jaeger
(University of Sussex)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
24 May 2010
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Classical topological order in non-abelian height modelsChris Henley
(Cornell University)
Special seminar
26 May 2010
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Rigidity PercolationPaul Leath
(Rutgers University)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
27 May 2010
13:00
Fishtank Cosmology and the String AxiverseDavid Marsh
(Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
27 May 2010
16:15
Fisher Room (A)symmetric Dark Matter from TechnicolourMads Frandsen
(Oxford/Niels Bohr Institute)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
28 May 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The large scale inhomogeneity of the galaxy distributionFrancesco Sylos Labini
(CNR Rome)
Theoretical Physics seminar
28 May 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The large scale inhomogeneity of the galaxy distributionFrancesco Sylos Labini
(CNR, Rome)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
01 Jun 2010
11:30
DWB Fisher Room Topological Insulators and FractionalizationMichael Levin
(Harvard University)
Special seminar
02 Jun 2010
11:15
DWB 501 Condensation transitions between topological phasesJoost K. Slingerland
(National University of Ireland at Maynooth)
The Forum
03 Jun 2010
13:00
Fishtank What the CMB really tells us: confronting alternative cosmologies with dataSeshadri Nadathur
(Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
03 Jun 2010
16:15
Fisher Room Theory and Phenomenology of Gaps between Jets at the LHCSimone Marzani
(Manchester)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
03 Jun 2010
14:30
501 DWB The magnetorotational instability and the structure of protoplanetary disksHenrik Latter
(ENS, Paris)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
04 Jun 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Asymptotics of Instantons Moduli Spaces and Gauge Theories with ImpuritiesSergey Cherkis
(Trinity College, Dublin)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
04 Jun 2010
13:00
Fisher Room The Strange World of Low Reynolds Numbers: How to Move at the Micron ScaleHolger Stark
(TU Berlin)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
10 Jun 2010
13:00
fishtank Goldstini signatures and cosmologyJeremy Mardon
(Berkeley)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
10 Jun 2010
14:30
501 DWB Intergalactic cosmic rays and magnetic field in the early universeTony Bell
(Oxford (ALP))
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
10 Jun 2010
16:15
Fisher Room WIMP direct detection: in search of a smoking gunAnne Green
(Nottingham)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
16 Jun 2010
11:15
DWB 501 Perturbative Corrections to the Conformal AnomalyJohn Cardy
(Uniersity of Oxford)
The Forum
17 Jun 2010
13:00
Fishtank A Warped Model of Dark MatterBenedict Von Harling
(Melbourne)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
17 Jun 2010
16:15
Fisher Room F-enomenology and Non-GUT MessengersMatthew Dolan
(DAMTP)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
18 Jun 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre TBABogdan Stefanski
(City University, London)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
18 Jun 2010
13:00
Fisher Room Top Eigenvalue of a Random MatrixSatya Majumdar
(LPTMS, Universite de Paris-Sud, Orsay)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
24 Jun 2010
14:30
Beecroft Seminar Room What we do not know about galactic magnetic fields, and whyAnvar Shukurov
(Newcastle)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
01 Jul 2010
14:30
501 DWB Laser-driven plasma acceleratorsSimon Hooker
(Oxford (ALP))
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
08 Jul 2010
14:30
502 DWB TBATroy Carter
(UCLA)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
15 Jul 2010
14:30
501 DWB TBAGeorge McKee
(University of Wisconsin, Madison & General Atomics, San Diego)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
19 Aug 2010
14:30
501 DWB TBATobias Heinemann
(Institute for Advanced Studies, Princeton)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
07 Oct 2010
14:30
Beecroft Seminar Room Laboratory experiments on magnetic field generation in collisionless shocks (TBC)Gianluca Gregori
(Oxford (ALP))
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
12 Oct 2010
11:15
DWB Fisher room Mean-field and numerical studies on quantum effects in spin iceShigeki Onoda
(RIKEN)
Special seminar
13 Oct 2010
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Many-body physics with highly excited atomsIgor Lesanovsky
(University of Nottingham)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
14 Oct 2010
14:30
501 DWB CANCELLEDAlex Lazarian
(UW Madison)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
14 Oct 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Staff & postdocs: 3 minute introductionsParticle Theory Group
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
15 Oct 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre From microswimmers to nanoswimmers: the role of fluctuationsRamin Golestanian
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
20 Oct 2010
11:15
DWB 501 A Theoretical Realization of a Quantum Hall NematicMichael Mulligan
(MIT)
The Forum
21 Oct 2010
13:00
Fisher Room TBALev Ioffe
(Rutgers)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
21 Oct 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Equivalence theorems and study of ambiguities in non-Abelian gauge theoriesAndrei Slavnov
(Steklov Mathematical Institute, Moscow)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
22 Oct 2010
13:00
Fisher Room The Kondo exciton: a quantum quench towards strong spin-reservoir correlationsJan von Delft
(Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
26 Oct 2010
16:00
John Rowlinson Seminar Room (20.12), DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICAL & THEORETICAL CHEMISTRY Phase behaviour of mixtures of colloidal spheres and polymersDr Juan Zhou
(University of Bristol)
Softbio
27 Oct 2010
11:15
DWB Fisher Room cancelled due to Special Seminar on ThursdayTBA
(TBA)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
28 Oct 2010
11:15
DWB seminar room 501 Inverted Tricriticality and Apollonian Tulips in A Plenitude of Exactly Soluble Statistical Mechanics with Quenched RandomnessNihat Berker
(Sabancı University, Orhanlı-Tuzla Istanbul)
Special seminar
28 Oct 2010
13:00
Dalitz Institute Stimulated Supersymmetry BreakingMatthew McCullough
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
28 Oct 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre A new perspective on quantum field theoryOliver Rosten
(Sussex University)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
28 Oct 2010
14:30
501 DWB Spectra and energies of cosmic rays in young supernova remnantsKlara Schure
(Oxford ALP)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
29 Oct 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre How Long is a Piece of String? String Theory and Particle PhysicsJoseph Conlon
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
02 Nov 2010
16:00
John Rowlinson Seminar Room (20.12), DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICAL & THEORETICAL CHEMISTRY Multi-scale simulation and experimental studies of asphaltene aggregation and deposition in capillary flowDr Edo Boek
(Imperial College)
Softbio
03 Nov 2010
11:15
DWB 501 Universal conductance in quantum multi-wire junctionsArmin Rahmani
(Boston University)
The Forum
04 Nov 2010
13:00
Dalitz Institute Kinetic mixing from local string modelsLukas Witkowski
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
04 Nov 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The causal dynamical triangulations approach to quantum gravityStefan Zohren
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
05 Nov 2010
13:00
Fisher Room Charged Spin Textures over the Moore-Read quantum Hall stateKareljan Schoutens
(University of Amsterdam)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
09 Nov 2010
16:00
John Rowlinson Seminar Room (20.12), DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICAL & THEORETICAL CHEMISTRY Do cells care about physics?Dr Jochen Guck
(University of Cambridge)
Softbio
10 Nov 2010
11:15
DWB Fisher Room The Peierls transition -- The effect of quantized lattice dynamics on   one-dimensional quantum criticalityChris Pearson
(University of Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
11 Nov 2010
13:00
Dalitz Institute A4 symmetry in holographic composite Higgs modelAdrian Carmona
(University of Granada and Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
11 Nov 2010
14:30
501 DWB Laboratory experiments on magnetic field generation in collisionless shocksGianluca Gregori
(Oxford ALP)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
11 Nov 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Moduli stabilisation and dS vacua in MSSM heterotic orbifoldsSusha Parameswaran
(Uppsala University)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
12 Nov 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Black holes and qubitsMike Duff
(Imperial College, London)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
17 Nov 2010
11:15
DWB 501 Atomic collapse and supercritical impurities in grapheneAndrei Shytov
(University of Exeter)
The Forum
18 Nov 2010
13:00
Dalitz Institute Searching for the Conformal Window in SU(N) Gauge TheoriesThomas Pickup
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
18 Nov 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Light dark matter in the NMSSMMartin Winkler
(Technical University, Munich)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
19 Nov 2010
13:00
Fisher Room DNA dynamics and the measurement problem in protein force spectroscopyRoland Netz
(TU Munich)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
23 Nov 2010
16:00
John Rowlinson Seminar Room (20.12), DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICAL & THEORETICAL CHEMISTRY Dynamics of colloidal particles in iceDr Stephen Peppin
(OCCAM, University of Oxford)
Softbio
24 Nov 2010
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Integer quantum Hall edge states far from equilibriumJohn Chalker
(Oxford University)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
25 Nov 2010
13:00
Dalitz Institute Light neutralinos in the MSSM & NMSSMDaniel Albornoz Vasquez
(LAPTH - Universite de Savoie)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
25 Nov 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Metastable supersymmetry breakingJames Barnard
(Centre for Particle Theory, Durham)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
26 Nov 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Rotation in nuclear fusion devicesFelix Parra Diaz
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
30 Nov 2010
16:00
John Rowlinson Seminar Room (20.12), DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICAL & THEORETICAL CHEMISTRY tbaProf Andrew deMello
(Imperial College)
Softbio
02 Dec 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Distinguishing Z' Physics with early LHC dataAlexander Belyaev
(RAL & Southampton University)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
02 Dec 2010
13:00
Dalitz Institute From exceptional holonomy to cosmic stringsMichael Klaput
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
03 Dec 2010
13:00
Fisher Room Hot Brownian MotionKlaus Kroy
(University of Leipzig)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
15 Dec 2010
14:00
Fisher Room, DWB Topological Bose InsulatorsEhud Altman
(Weizmann Institute)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar