Seminars

When Location Title Speaker Series
02 Oct 2014
11:30
BIPAC seminar room Probing the Cosmic Infrared Background with the South Pole Telescope: high redshift dusty starburst galaxies and their foreground dark matter lensing halosNiraj Welikala
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
14 Oct 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Uncertainty in climate change projections: the role of internal atmospheric circulation variabilityClara Deser
(NCAR)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
14 Oct 2014
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Overturning ideas: Disentangling the climate system using thermodynamic coordinatesJan Zika
(National Oceanography Centre, Southampton)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
16 Oct 2014
11:30
BIPAC Wide Field Substructure in the Local GroupBrendan McMonigal
(University of Sydney)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
16 Oct 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Aerosol Impacts on the Microphysical and Dynamical Characteristics of Convective StormsSusan van den Heever
(Colorado State University)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
16 Oct 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Introduction to the GroupParticle Theory Group
(Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Particles and fields seminar
16 Oct 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Topological insulators and quantum anomalous Hall states (Hosts: Prof Paolo Radaelli & Prof Jonathan Yates)Prof David Vanderbilt
(Rutgers University, USA)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
16 Oct 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB TBAAlex Spencer-Smith
(University of Sydney)
Particle Phenomenology Forum
17 Oct 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Conformal Standard ModelHermann Nicolai
(Max Planck)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
21 Oct 2014
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Why surface tension gives soft solids some unexpected, but useful physical propertiesRob Style
(OCCAM, Oxford)
Softbio
23 Oct 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre TBDTBD
(TBD)
Particles and fields seminar
23 Oct 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room GaAsP Nanowires and Nanowire Devices grown on Silicon Substrates (Host: Dr Michael Johnston)Prof Huiyun Liu
(University College London)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
23 Oct 2014
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Feeding the Monsters: the accretion modes of Radio-Loud AGN across cosmic timeWendy Williams
(Leiden)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
23 Oct 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Jets: a roller-coaster ride from Earth to Jupiter and backMichael McIntyre
(University of Cambridge)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
27 Oct 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Adaptive Quantum Optics and its application: the Quantum Creditcard (Host: Dr Axel Kuhn)Prof. Dr. Pepijn Pinkse
(University of Twente, The Netherlands)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
28 Oct 2014
14:00
DWB 501 (Seminar Room) Adiabatic FluidsMukund Rangamani
(U. Durham)
Holography Seminar
28 Oct 2014
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room TBCWoosok Moon
(University of Cambridge)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
30 Oct 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre DeSitter vacuua in string theoryRoberto Valandro
(ICTP Trieste)
Particles and fields seminar
30 Oct 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB TBAValery Rubakov
(Institute for Nuclear Research)
Particle Phenomenology Forum
30 Oct 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room TBAMatt Hawcroft
(U. of Reading)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
31 Oct 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre tbaValery Rubakov
(Russian Academy of Sciences)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
31 Oct 2014
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Science in WhitehallProfessor Bernard Silverman
(Chief Scientist, The Home Office)
Colloquia seminar
04 Nov 2014
14:15
Dobson Room Dust emission mechanisms in the central Sahara: new insights from remote field observationsChris Allen
(AOPP)
Informal AOPP seminars
04 Nov 2014
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Rheology of self-assembling colloidal chainsKazem Edmond
(PTCL, Oxford)
Softbio
06 Nov 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Boosting Strong Higgs Pair Production at the LHCJuan Rojo
(University of Oxford)
Particle Phenomenology Forum
06 Nov 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre TBDTBD
(TBD)
Particles and fields seminar
06 Nov 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room TBC (Host: Prof Robin Nicholas)Dr Rahul Raveendran Nair
(University of Manchester)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
06 Nov 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The water vapour continuum and the Earth's radiation budgetKeith Shine
(University of Reading)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
07 Nov 2014
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory A Physicist's View of the Emergence of Terrestrial VertebratesProfessor Steven Balbus, Savilian Professor of Astronomy
(University of Oxford)
Colloquia seminar
11 Nov 2014
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room TBCInna Polichtchouk
(University of Reading)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
13 Nov 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The influence of solar variability on North Atlantic-European climate, past, present and futureJeff Knight
(Met Office)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
13 Nov 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB A Higgs or The Higgs ? : A look at anomalous Higgs couplingsShankha Banerjee
(Harish-Chandra Research Institute)
Particle Phenomenology Forum
13 Nov 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room TBC (Host: Radu Coldea)Prof Joerg Schmalian
(Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
13 Nov 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre TBDTBD
(TBD)
Particles and fields seminar
14 Nov 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre tbaPaul Fendley
(Oxford)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
14 Nov 2014
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Title tbcProfessor Eric Wolff
(Department of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge)
Colloquia seminar
18 Nov 2014
14:15
Dobson Room TBCLucy Ventress
(AOPP)
Informal AOPP seminars
18 Nov 2014
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Some aspects of soft interfaces with trapped colloidsMartin Oettel
(Eberhard Karls)
Softbio
20 Nov 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Spin Imbalance and Spin-Charge Separation in a Mesoscopic Superconductor (Host: Prof Steve Simon)Dr Charis Quay Huei Li
(Paris-Sud University)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
20 Nov 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre TBDTBD
(TBD)
Particles and fields seminar
20 Nov 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Bias correction and downscaling in climate predictions and projectionsJose Manuel Gutierrez
(University of Cantabria)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
21 Nov 2014
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Oppenheimer. Title tbcProfessor Ray Monk
(Department of Philosophy, University of Southampton)
Colloquia seminar
25 Nov 2014
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Simple box models of ice ages and climateAndrew Fowler
(University of Oxford, University of Limerick)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
25 Nov 2014
14:00
DWB 501 (Seminar Room) Effective Actions for Fluids from Holography and the Membrane ParadigmNatalia Pinzani-Fokeeva
(U. Amsterdam)
Holography Seminar
27 Nov 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Physical views of bacterial cells: chromosome conformation and size regulation in E.Coli (Prof Achillefs Kapanidis)Dr Pietro Cicuta
(University of Cambridge)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
27 Nov 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre High precision calculations: status and prospects for LHC phenomenologyGudrun Heinrich
(Max-Planck-Institut fuer Physik, Munich)
Particles and fields seminar
27 Nov 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room A new look at the Hadley CellBrian Hoskins
(Imperial College London; University of Reading)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
27 Nov 2014
14:15
BIPAC seminar room TBAPierre Fleury
(Institut dAstrophysique de Paris)
Cosmology
28 Nov 2014
16:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory The 2nd Lobanov-Rostovsky Lecture: joint with Earth SciencesProfessor Alessandro Morbidelli
(Observatoire de la Cte d'Azur, Nice)
Colloquia seminar
28 Nov 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre tbaAsimina Arvanitaki
(Perimeter Institute)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
02 Dec 2014
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Self-assembly of anisotropic colloidal particlesDaniela Kraft
(Leiden)
Softbio
04 Dec 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre TBDTBD
(TBD)
Particles and fields seminar
04 Dec 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room TBC (Host: Dr Peter Leek)Prof Patrick Maletinsky
(University of Basel)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
05 Dec 2014
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Discovering New Forces and Matter with Atoms and ClocksDr Asimina Arvanitaki
(The Perimeter Institute of Theoretical Physics, Ontario)
Colloquia seminar
22 Jan 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Surface-atmosphere interaction and the history of water on MarsPeter Grindrod
(UCL)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
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
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
06 Feb 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre tbaMichelangelo Mangano
(CERN)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
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
17 Feb 2015
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room TBCRichard Greatbatch
(GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research, Kiel)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
19 Feb 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Modeling the climates of (exo)planetsNathan Mayne
(Exeter)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
20 Feb 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre tbaMarc Bathelemy
(CEA-IPhT)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
26 Feb 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room TBATiffany Shaw
(Columbia University)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
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
06 Mar 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre tbaCharlie Marcus
(Copenhagen)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
19 Mar 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room TBCSonya Legg
(Princeton/GFDL)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
15 May 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre tbaPasquale Blasi
(INAF)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia