Seminars

When Location Title Speaker Series
26 Jan 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Equivalence of different heat engine types in the quantum regime and quantum-thermodynamic signatures (Host: Felix Binder)Dr Raam Uzdin
(The Hebrew University)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
26 Jan 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Cosmic Rays, Galactic Outflow, Non-Thermal EmissionDr. A.M. Taylor
(Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies)
Astrophysics Colloquia
27 Jan 2015
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Viscoelastic response of actin networks at intermediate distancesDr Adar Sonn
(Tel-Aviv University, Israel)
Softbio
27 Jan 2015
14:00
DWB, Fisher Room Non-Equilibrium 2-Point Functions in AdS/CFT: Formalism and an ExampleVille Kernen
(U. Oxford)
Holography Seminar
28 Jan 2015
11:15
DWB Seminar Room 501 Two-dimensional Valence Bond Solid (AKLT) states from t_{2g} electronsMaciej Koch-Janusz
(Weizmann Institute)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
28 Jan 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Black hole spin: why should we Kerr?Matt Middleton
(University of Cambridge)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
29 Jan 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Spin sensing and magnetic design at the single atom level (Host: Dr Arzhang Ardavan)Prof Alexander Khajetoorians
(Radboud University, The Netherlands)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
29 Jan 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Satellite dust retrievals over the Sahara during the Fennec campaign in June 2011: does dust heat or cool the atmosphere?Jamie Banks
(Imperial College London)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
29 Jan 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Beyond the Standard Model: The complete set of predictions from the dim-6 BSM LagrangianSandeepan Gupta
(Weizmann Institute)
Particles and fields seminar
29 Jan 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Energy injection constraints in cosmologyRobert Lasenby
(University of Oxford)
Particle Phenomenology Forum
30 Jan 2015
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Science with a Crowd: The Zooniverse from Galaxy Zoo to LSSTProfessor Chris Lintott
(Department of Physics, University of Oxford)
Colloquia seminar
30 Jan 2015
14:00
Dennis Schiama Lecture Theatre Twist and Texture in Bilayer GrapheneProf Gene Mele
(University of Pennsylvania)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
02 Feb 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Exoplanets and the Nature of Other WorldsProfessor D. Queloz
(IOA)
Astrophysics Colloquia
02 Feb 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Strong correlations in light propagation in cold atomic ensembles beyond the mean-field theory of standard optics (Host: Dr Igor Mekhov)Prof Janne Ruostekoski
(University of Southampton)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
03 Feb 2015
15:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Anomalous dynamics of DNA hairpin foldingEnrico Carlon
(KULeuven)
Softbio
03 Feb 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Antares/OrcaProfessor Antoine Kouchner
(Universite Paris 7 - Denis Diderot)
Particle Physics seminar
05 Feb 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Family and CP symmetriesIvo de Medeiros Varzielas
(University of Southampton)
Particle Phenomenology Forum
05 Feb 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room How not to falsify climate-model simulationsDirk Notz
(Max Planck Institut, Hamburg)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
05 Feb 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB A closer look at stellar feedbackSam Geen
(Lyon)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
05 Feb 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Uses of conformal symmetry in QCDVolodya Braun
(Universitaet Regensburg)
Particles and fields seminar
05 Feb 2015
14:15
BIPAC seminar room Dimensional reduction in the sky?Joao Magueijo
(ICL)
Cosmology
06 Feb 2015
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Controlling and Exploring Quantum Matter at the Single Atom LevelProfessor Immanuel Bloch
(Max-Planck Institute for Quantum Optics)
Colloquia seminar
06 Feb 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Challenges and future scenarios for High Energy PhysicsMichelangelo Mangano
(CERN)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
09 Feb 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Asteroseismology Measuring Stellar Masses, Ages and RotationDr. G.R. Davies
(University of Birmingham)
Astrophysics Colloquia
09 Feb 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Nonlinear optics at the single-photon levelDr Amir Feizpour
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
10 Feb 2015
14:00
Fisher Room, DWB Analytic results on AdS (in)stability: conservation laws and missing secular termsBen Craps
(Vrije U. Brussels)
Holography Seminar
10 Feb 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre CMSProfessor Fabrizio Margaroli
(Sapienza and INFN)
Particle Physics seminar
10 Feb 2015
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Walking grains, rolling colloids, swimming droplets ... How universal are transitions to collective motion in active matterProf Olivier Dauchot
(ESPCI, France)
Softbio
11 Feb 2015
11:15
DWB Fisher Room TBAGabor Halasz
(University of Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
12 Feb 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room TBC (Host: Alexy Karenowska)Dr Mark Oxborrow
(Imperial College London)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
12 Feb 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room How to afford future global numerical weather prediction?Nils Wedi
(ECMWF)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
12 Feb 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Nuclear star formation, molecular gas and the dusty torus of AGNAlmudena Alonso Herrero
(IFCA)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
12 Feb 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Open EFTsCliff Burgess
(PI Waterloo)
Particles and fields seminar
12 Feb 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB TBCTBC
(TBC)
Particle Phenomenology Forum
13 Feb 2015
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory The Higgs Boson and Particle Physics at the LHC: a Progress Report and Future PlansProfessor Daniela Bortoletto
(Department of Physics, University of Oxford)
Colloquia seminar
13 Feb 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Many-body Localisation and EntanglementDr Jens Bardarson
(Max-Planck Institute PKS Dresden)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
16 Feb 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Value of Newton's Constant of GravitationProfessor C.C. Speake
(University of Birmingham)
Astrophysics Colloquia
16 Feb 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room No SeminarNo Seminar
(N/A)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
17 Feb 2015
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room TBCRichard Greatbatch
(GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research, Kiel)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
17 Feb 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Bs-> mu mu decays: from searches to observationDr Francesco Dettori
(CERN)
Particle Physics seminar
18 Feb 2015
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Magnetism in rare-earth quasicrystals: RKKY interactions and orderingStefanie Thiem
(University of Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
19 Feb 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Emergent magnetism and superconductivity in strongly spin-orbit coupled oxides (Host: Dr Radu Coldea)Dr Bum Joon Kim
(Max Planck Institute Stuttgart)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
19 Feb 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Modeling the climates of (exo)planetsNathan Mayne
(Exeter)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
19 Feb 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Evolution in the bias of radio sources (TBC)Sam Lindsay
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
19 Feb 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre NLO EW and QCD corrections with OpenLoopJonas Lindert
(University of Zurich)
Particles and fields seminar
19 Feb 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Massive Gravity (TBC)James Bonifacio
(University of Oxford)
Particle Phenomenology Forum
20 Feb 2015
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Cosmology from the Microwave BackgroundProfessor Jo Dunkley
(Department of PHysics, University of Oxforh)
Colloquia seminar
20 Feb 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Urban systems: a physicist's perspectiveMarc Barthelemy
(CEA-IPhT)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
23 Feb 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room In silico extreme plasma physics (Host: Prof Gianluca Gregori)Prof Luis O.Silva
(Istituto Superior Tecnico, Lisbon)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
23 Feb 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre LSSTDr. L.M. Walkowicz
(University of Princeton)
Astrophysics Colloquia
24 Feb 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre CMS dark matter searchesDr Bjorn Penning
(Imperial College London)
Particle Physics seminar
24 Feb 2015
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Some aspects of soft interfaces with trapped colloidsProf Gijsje Koenderink
(AMOLF, The Netherlands)
Softbio
25 Feb 2015
11:15
DWB Fisher Room TBAMarkus Mueller
(ICTP Trieste)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
26 Feb 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Charge order in cuprate superconductors (Host: Radu Coldea)Dr Marc-Henri Julien
(Laboratoire National des Champs Magntiques Intenses, Grenoble)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
26 Feb 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room TBATiffany Shaw
(Columbia University)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
26 Feb 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB TBCJohn Stott
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
26 Feb 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre g-2 of the muonDominik Stoeckinger
(TU Dresden)
Particles and fields seminar
26 Feb 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB SUSY breaking in string theorySven Krippendorf
(University of Oxford)
Particle Phenomenology Forum
27 Feb 2015
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory High-temperature Superconductivity: New Insights and PerspectivesProfessor Bernhard Keimer
(Max-Planck Institute for Solid State Research)
Colloquia seminar
27 Feb 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Ring polymers - a topological glass?Prof Matthew Turner
(University of Warwick)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
02 Mar 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre IFU Spectroscopic ObservationsDr. F. D'Eugenio
(Australian National University)
Astrophysics Colloquia
03 Mar 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre CMOS sensorsProfessor Craig Buttar
(University of Glasgow)
Particle Physics seminar
03 Mar 2015
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Parameter estimation for climate modellingCoralia Cartis
(Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
03 Mar 2015
15:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Mechanical approach to DNA sequencingJean-Francois Allemand
(ENS-Paris)
Softbio
05 Mar 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Negative ions and photoelectrons: results from Cassini and Venus ExpressAndrew Coates
(UCL)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
05 Mar 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB TBCAlfie Tiley
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
05 Mar 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Scale of new physics from multi-H,WValya Khoze
(IPPP Durham)
Particles and fields seminar
05 Mar 2015
14:15
BIPAC seminar room Studying High-Redshift Large-Scale Structure with Ly-a Forest TomographyKhee-Gan Lee
(MPIA)
Cosmology
05 Mar 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB TBCDavid Marsh
(University of Oxford)
Particle Phenomenology Forum
06 Mar 2015
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Colours from Earth: preparing for exo-earth characterisationProfessor Robert Fosbury
(European Southern Observatory)
Colloquia seminar
06 Mar 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre tbaCharles Marcus
(Niels Bohr Inst)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
10 Mar 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre H->WW and H->ZZ->212nuDr Nikolas Kauer
(Royal Holloway, University of London)
Particle Physics seminar
10 Mar 2015
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Colloidal microfluidicsProf Patrick Tabeling
(ESPCI, France)
Softbio
11 Mar 2015
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Localization of large polarons in the disordered Holstein modelWilliam Barford
(University of Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
12 Mar 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Magnonics: Trends and Challenges (Host: Dr John Gregg)Prof Burkard Hillebrands
(Technische Universitat Kaiserslautern)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
12 Mar 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room TBATBA
(AOPP, University of Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
12 Mar 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Dark matter from Higgs decayErnest Ma
(University of California, Riverside)
Particles and fields seminar
12 Mar 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Soft collinear effective theoryJim Talbert
(University of Oxford)
Particle Phenomenology Forum
13 Mar 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Self-similar structure of singularities of PDEsProf Jens Eggers
(Department of Mathematics, University of Bristol)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
19 Mar 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room TBCSonya Legg
(Princeton/GFDL)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
21 Apr 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Aerosols in the Earth climate system: capabilities and limitations of NASA satellite and suborbital observationsJens Redemann
(NASA)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
28 Apr 2015
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room TBCFinn Lindgren
(University of Bath)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
30 Apr 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Toward a seamless reanalysis of the instrumental climate recordDick Dee
(ECMWF)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
07 May 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Sounding ozone and methane from space for climate and other applicationsBrian Kerridge
(RAL)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
12 May 2015
15:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre tbaJohan Elf
(Uppsala University)
Softbio
15 May 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre tbaPasquale Blasi
(Acietri)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
26 May 2015
15:15
Fisher Room DWB tbaSriram Ramaswamy
(TIFR Hyderabad)
Softbio
29 May 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre tbaMarc Mezard
(ENS, Paris)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
18 Jun 2015
16:00
TBA TBA (Halley Lecture)Peter Webster
(Georgia Tech)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars