Seminars

When Location Title Speaker Series
06 May 2016
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory TBCTBC
(TBC)
Biological Physics
06 May 2016
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Classical mechanics of magnetic solitonsOleg Tchernyshyov
(Johns Hopkins University)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
06 May 2016
15:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre ECHO, ECHo, Echo, echo, ... When echoes overwhelm Landau dampingProf William (Bill) Dorland
(University of Maryland)
Colloquia Series Seminars
09 May 2016
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Exploring dense plasmas at x-ray free electron lasersDr Ulf Zastrau
(European XFEL, Hamburg, Germany)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
09 May 2016
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Formation and Destruction of Jets in Black-Hole X-Ray TransientsDr. N.D. Kylafis
(Foundation for Research and Technology-Hellas, Heraklion)
Astrophysics Colloquia
10 May 2016
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre MEGProfessor Sawada Ryu
(Paul Scherrer Institut)
Particle Physics seminar
10 May 2016
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room TBCDarryl Holm
(Imperial College London)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
10 May 2016
15:30
Dennis Sciama LT DWB tbaPietro Cicuta
(Cavendish Lab, Cambridge)
Softbio
11 May 2016
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Are Magnetars really Magnetars?Prof. Nick Kylafis
(University of Crete, Greece)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
12 May 2016
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB TBDJessica Turner
(IPPP Durham)
Particle Phenomenology Forum
12 May 2016
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre On the origin of adiabatic perturbationsEnrico Pajer
(ITP Utrecht)
Particles and fields seminar
12 May 2016
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Evaluation of near-surface variables and the vertical structure of the boundary layer in CMIP5 models with some implications for the large-scale flowGunilla Svensson
(Stockholm university)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
12 May 2016
11:30
BIPAC seminar room, DWB Primordial Black Holes, Critical Collapse, and Corpuscular PhysicsFlorian Kuhnel
(Stockholm)
Cosmology
12 May 2016
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB (COSMOLOGY) Primordial Black Holes, Critical Collapse, and Corpuscular PhysicsFlorian Kuhnel
(Stockholm)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
12 May 2016
11:30
501 DWB Probing flows and nonlinearities in tokamak turbulenceIstvan Cziegler
(U of York)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
13 May 2016
16:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre ANNUAL CHERWELL SIMON MEMORIAL LECTUREProf Lisa Randall
(Harvard)
Colloquia Series Seminars
13 May 2016
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre tbaChristophe Pichon
(Paris)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
16 May 2016
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Simulating the QED-driven absorption of high-intensity lasersDr Tom Blackburn
(Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
16 May 2016
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Effect of Gravitational Lensing on Cosmological Parameter EstimationDr. N. Kaiser
(University of Hawaii)
Astrophysics Colloquia
17 May 2016
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre LHCbDr Malcolm John
(University of Oxford)
Particle Physics seminar
18 May 2016
11:00
BIPAC seminar room TBCDr. Brice-Olivier Demory
(Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
19 May 2016
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Galileons as the scalar analogue of general relativityDiederik Roest
(University of Groningen)
Particles and fields seminar
19 May 2016
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The latitudinal dependence of atmospheric jet scales and macroturbulent energy cascadesYohai Kaspi
(Weizmann Institute of Science)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
19 May 2016
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Wireless Magnetic Micro- and NanorobotsDr. Salvador Pane i Vidal
(Multi-Scale Robotics Lab (MSRL), Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ETH Zurich)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
19 May 2016
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB High-scale validity of two and three higgs doublet scenariosNabarun Chakrabarty
(Harish-Chandra Research Institute)
Particle Phenomenology Forum
19 May 2016
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB TBCSimon Zieleniewski
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
19 May 2016
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB New insights on galaxy evolution at high redshift from the joint analysis of observed and simulated lightconesClotilde Laigle
(Paris)
Cosmology
20 May 2016
10:10
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Topology of Growing Cell ColoniesAmin Doostmohammadi
(Yeomans Group Physics)
Biological Physics
20 May 2016
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre tbaRandall Kamien
(Pennsylvania)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
20 May 2016
13:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre Quantum SensorsProfessor Ian Shipsey
(University of Oxford)
Colloquia Series Seminars
20 May 2016
10:35
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Hydrodynamic Simulations of Bacterial Dynamics in Heterogeneous Complex FluidsAndreas Zottl
(Yeomans Group Physics)
Biological Physics
20 May 2016
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre SmecticsRandall Kamien
(University of Pennsylvania)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
23 May 2016
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Deterministic quantum simulators with cold atoms.Prof Selim Jochim
(Physikalisches Institut, Heidelberg)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
23 May 2016
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Galaxies, Dark Matter Haloes and How Efficient Galaxy Formation Really Is: New Results from the UltraVISTA SurveyDr. H.J. McCracken
(Institut d'Astrophysique, Paris)
Astrophysics Colloquia
24 May 2016
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Sterile neutrinos with IceCubeDr Ben Jones
(University of Texas, Arlington)
Particle Physics seminar
24 May 2016
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Tools for identifying resolved-scale turbulence in convection simulations.Bob Kerr
(University of Warwick)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
24 May 2016
15:30
Dennis Sciama LT DWB Directed actin cytoskeleton self organizationLaurent Blanchoin
(CNRS & CEA Grenoble)
Softbio
25 May 2016
11:00
BIPAC seminar room TBCDr Tom Evans
(University of Exeter)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
25 May 2016
11:15
DWB Seminar Room 501 tbaRoger Mong
(Pittsburgh)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
26 May 2016
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Flavour physics 2016: Quo vadis?Alexander Lenz
(IPPP Durham)
Particles and fields seminar
26 May 2016
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Probing causality in Arctic-midlatitude linkagesCamille Li
(U. of Bergen)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
26 May 2016
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room TBCTBC
(TBC)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
26 May 2016
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB A relativistic approach to large-scale structureDavid Wands
(Portsmouth)
Cosmology
26 May 2016
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Searching for ultra-light bosons with black holesRobert Lasenby
(Perimeter Institute)
Particle Phenomenology Forum
27 May 2016
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre tbaMassimo Porrati
(New York)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
27 May 2016
15:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre Lobanov-Rostovsky lectureProf Ray Pierrehumbert
(Physics Dept., Oxford University)
Colloquia Series Seminars
30 May 2016
09:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Bank HolidaySpring Bank Holiday
(Bank Holiday)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
31 May 2016
14:15
Dobson Room The Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation: interaction of the deep and abyssal cells and the role of mesoscale eddiesLaura Cimoli
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
31 May 2016
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Gravitational WavesDr Patrick Sutton
(University of Cardiff)
Particle Physics seminar
01 Jun 2016
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Solar abundancesDr Tony Lynas-Gray
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
02 Jun 2016
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB TBCFrederic Dreyer
(LPTHE/CERN)
Particle Phenomenology Forum
02 Jun 2016
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB Topics in weak lensingPatricia Larsen
(Cambridge)
Cosmology
02 Jun 2016
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Galaxy ClustersSean McGee
(Birmingham)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
02 Jun 2016
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Half Life: the divided life of Bruno Maximovich PontecorvoFrank Close
(Oxford)
Particles and fields seminar
02 Jun 2016
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room TBCProf. Neil D Mathur
(University of Cambridge)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
02 Jun 2016
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room TBAPierre Friedlingstein
(U. of Exeter)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
02 Jun 2016
14:30
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Accelerator Science Program at the FAST/IOTA Complex at FermilabSwapan Chattopadhyay
(Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory & Professor and Director of Accelerator Research)
Colloquia Series Seminars
03 Jun 2016
10:45
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory TBCChristian Eggeling
(WIMM)
Biological Physics
03 Jun 2016
10:10
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory TBCMarco Fritzsche
(Eggeling Group WIMM)
Biological Physics
03 Jun 2016
14:00
Dennis Schiama Lecture Theatre TBAPaul Fendley
(Oxford)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
06 Jun 2016
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Laser Plasma Interactions at the Intensity Frontier: the Transition to the QED-Plasma RegimeDr Christopher Ridgers
(University of York)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
07 Jun 2016
14:00
DWB 501 Fisher Room Black Hole Formation and Critical Collapse in the Axion- Dilaton System in Diverse DimensionsEhsan Hatefi
(Queen Mary)
Holography Seminar
07 Jun 2016
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre ATLAS ExoticsProfessor David Miller
(University of Chicago)
Particle Physics seminar
08 Jun 2016
11:15
DWB Fisher Room tbaSebastian Huber
(ETH)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
08 Jun 2016
11:00
BIPAC seminar room TBCDr. Veronica Firpo
(Universidad de La Plata, Argentina)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
09 Jun 2016
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Sense and sensitivity: from in-medium parton dynamics to QGP and jetsGuilherme Milhano
(IST Lisbon)
Particles and fields seminar
09 Jun 2016
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Megahertz Organic Thin-Film Transistors for Flexible DisplaysProf. Hagen Klauk
(Head of Organic Electronics Group at the Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research, Stuttgart, Germany)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
09 Jun 2016
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Ocean-basin geometry, gyres and the localization of deep water formationJohan Nilsson
(Stockholm University)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
09 Jun 2016
11:30
501 DWB Bringing coal to Newcastle and the MRI to OxfordPeter Catto
(MIT)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
09 Jun 2016
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB Here Be Dragons: exploring the redshift 2 to 6 universeAnze Slozar
(Brookhaven)
Cosmology
09 Jun 2016
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB TBDMarco Nardecchia
(Cambridge)
Particle Phenomenology Forum
10 Jun 2016
15:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre Quantum Sensors sans FrontierSwapan Chattopadhyay
(Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory & Professor and Director of Accelerator Research)
Colloquia Series Seminars
10 Jun 2016
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre tbaM J Perry
(Cambridge)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
13 Jun 2016
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Exoplanetary Atmospheres: Cloud Formation and Atmospheric ElectrificationDr. C. Helling
(University of St. Andrews)
Astrophysics Colloquia
14 Jun 2016
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre ATLAS HiggsDr Magda Chelstowska
(University of Michigan)
Particle Physics seminar
14 Jun 2016
14:15
Dobson Room The use of scale-dependent precision to increase forecast accuracy in Earth system modellingTobias Thornes
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
14 Jun 2016
14:45
Dobson Room Aerosol effects on ice-phase microphysics and convectionMax Heikenfeld
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
15 Jun 2016
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Planet NineProf. Caroline Terquem
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
15 Jun 2016
11:15
DWB Seminar Room 501 tbaAndrew Green
(UCL)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
16 Jun 2016
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Top-Flavoured Dark Matter in Dark Minimal Flavour ViolationSimon Kast
(KIT)
Particle Phenomenology Forum
16 Jun 2016
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB The holiest grailDaan Meerburg
(CITA)
Cosmology
16 Jun 2016
11:30
501 DWB Simulations and theory of the Electron Heat Flux Instability in high-beta plasmasGareth Roberg-Clark
(U of Maryland)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
16 Jun 2016
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB MaNGADavid Wake
(Open University)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
16 Jun 2016
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Theory perspective on the LHC di-photon excessJernej Kamenik
(Jozef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana)
Particles and fields seminar
16 Jun 2016
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Hot! The role of clouds in past (~50 Myr) and future warm climatesEli Tziperman
(Harvard University)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
16 Jun 2016
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room TBCDr. Alessandro Bombardi
(Diamond Light Source, Didcot)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
17 Jun 2016
10:10
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory The Bacterial RNA Polymerase Pauses During Initial TranscriptionDavid LV Bauer
(Kapanidis Group, Physics)
Biological Physics
17 Jun 2016
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Accelerated thermalization and adiabaticity shortcutsEmmanuel Trizac
(Paris Sud)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
17 Jun 2016
10:30
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory TBCAntonio Garcia Guerra
(Turberfield Group, Physics)
Biological Physics
22 Jun 2016
11:00
BIPAC Seminar Room Epoch of Reionisation [TBD]Nithyanandan Thyagarajan
(Arizona State University)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
23 Jun 2016
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room TBCProf. Daniel Jaque
(Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
27 Jun 2016
11:30
501 DWB TBAGreg Howes
(U of Iowa)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
30 Jun 2016
11:30
501 DWB Nonlinear forced magnetic reconnection and onset of plasmoid instabilityGrigory Vekstein
(U of Manchester)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
14 Jul 2016
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB TBDCarsten Rott
(Sungkyunkwan University)
Particle Phenomenology Forum
11 Aug 2016
11:30
501 DWB TBAJonathan Squire
(Caltech)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
08 Sep 2016
11:30
501 DWB TBAEugene Churazov
(MPA Garching)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars