Seminars

Currently showing seminars in May 2010

When Location Title Speaker Series
03 May 2010
00:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Bank HolidayNo Seminar
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Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
04 May 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Nuclear physics and technology of tokamak reactorsDr Raul Pampin
(Culham Centre for Fusion Energy)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
04 May 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Cosmic Flows on Very Large Scales: A Challenge to ΛCDM Cosmology?Prof. Mike Hudson
(Waterloo)
Astrophysics Colloquia
04 May 2010
14:00
Fisher Room, DWB Antimatter in AstrophysicsSimon EllisCosmology
05 May 2010
11:15
DWB 501 Topological symmetry-breaking transitions in lattice modelsFiona Burnell
(University of Oxford)
The Forum
06 May 2010
11:00
fishtank Results from ATLASA Group Effort By Our Experimentalists!
(Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
06 May 2010
14:30
Fisher room Developments in resonant power converters for RF tube modulatorsJon Clare
(Birmingham)
John Adams Institute lecture series
06 May 2010
11:15
Beecroft DWB The Gemini/HST Cluster Project: The Fundamental Plane for a rich cluster at z = 0.55Richard Masters
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
06 May 2010
16:15
Fisher Room Compact F-theory GUT Model BuildingTimo Weigand
(Heidelberg)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
06 May 2010
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Roles of aerosols in Earth's climate:  from radiative forcing to chemistryProf. A.R. Ravishankara
(NOAA Earth System Research Laboratory, Boulder)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
06 May 2010
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Anomalous de Haas-van Alphen oscillations at quantum and classical phase transitionsDr Alix McCollam
(HMFL, Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands)
Condensed Matter Physics 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
07 May 2010
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Superconducting materials for practical applications - the critical importance of defectsProfessor Chris Grovenor
(Professor of Materials, Department of Materials,University of Oxford)
Colloquia seminar
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
10 May 2010
13:00
Dobson Lecture Room Spectral modelling of the extreme atmospheres of hot JupitersJaemin Lee
(AOPP)
AOPP Lunchtime Seminars
10 May 2010
12:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Interionic Interactions in Room-temperature Ionic Liquids: when vibrational spectroscopy meets quantum chemistryDr Johannes Kiefer
(University of Aberdeen)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
10 May 2010
13:30
Dobson Lecture Room Aerosol remote sensing using AATSRHaiyan Huang
(AOPP)
AOPP Lunchtime Seminars
11 May 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre, DWB The HERMES project: reconstructing the ancient Galactic diskProf. Joss Bland-Hawthorn
(Sydney; Leverhulme/Oxford)
Astrophysics Colloquia
11 May 2010
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Mixing, jet sharpening and angular momentum in shallow atmospheresRichard Wood
(DAMTP, University of Cambridge)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
11 May 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Top Physics at Hadron CollidersProf Dr Arnulf Quadt
(University of Goettingen)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
12 May 2010
14:00
BIPAC seminar room TBAAndrew Pontzen
(Cambridge)
Cosmology
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
12 May 2010
11:00
Seminar Room, DWB Unmodified gravityFergus Simpson
((Edinburgh))
Cosmology
13 May 2010
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room The CIRS investigation on Cassini after five years at SaturnDr Don Jennings
(NASA Goddard Space Flight Center)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
13 May 2010
14:00
Conference Room, DWB The CMB Beyond the Power SpectrumDuncan Hanson
((Cambridge))
Cosmology
13 May 2010
11:15
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building Evolution of dust in galaxies - observations of the Local Group Galaxies and implications for high-z galaxiesMikako Matsuura
(UCL)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
13 May 2010
16:15
Fisher Room A Finely-Predicted Higgs Mass from a Finely-Tuned Weak ScaleLawrence Hall
(Berkeley)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
13 May 2010
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room No SeminarSub-department MeetingCondensed Matter Physics seminar
14 May 2010
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Till the LHC does us apart: breaking away from the Standard Model at the  new colliderProfessor Kirill Melnikov
(ASTOR visiting lecturer. Associate Professor, Physics & Astronomy department, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore)
Colloquia seminar
14 May 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Applied String TheoryDavid Tong
(University of Cambridge)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
17 May 2010
12:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room The Faraday Effect in a Slow-Light MediumDr Ifan Hughes
(University of Durham)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
17 May 2010
13:30
Dobson Lecture Room Investigating cloud-aerosol interactions using satellite dataBenjamin Grandey
(AOPP)
AOPP Lunchtime Seminars
17 May 2010
13:00
Dobson Lecture Room Cloud remote sensing using the (A)ATSR instrumentsChris Arnold
(AOPP)
AOPP Lunchtime Seminars
18 May 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre CMB foregrounds:  friend or foe?Dr. Clive Dickinson
(Jodrell Bank)
Astrophysics Colloquia
18 May 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Meet our RAs - The AMULET ProjectDr John Dale
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
18 May 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Meet our RAs - Characterisation of Silicon Photomultipliers for the T2K experimentDr Martin Haigh
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
18 May 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Meet our RA's - MICE: The First Cooling FrontierDr Victoria Blackmore
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
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
12:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Laser Cooling of Atoms Using Multi-Photon TransitionsDr Saijun Wu
(National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST))
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
20 May 2010
14:30
Fisher room Plans for a Superconducting Proton Linac at CERNRoland Garoby
(CERN)
John Adams Institute lecture series
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
11:15
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building Using molecules as probes of extragalactic star forming regionsSerena Viti
(UCL)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
20 May 2010
13:00
Fishtank TBACyril Matti
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
20 May 2010
16:15
Fisher Room Holography and the Viscosity BoundMiguel Paulos
(DAMTP)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
20 May 2010
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Epitaxial magnetic tunnel junctions and exchange spring magnetsDr Roger Ward
(Clarendon Laboratory)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
20 May 2010
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room SEMINAR POSTPONEDDr Javier Martin-Torres
(Caltech)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
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
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory No Colloquium: Sub Faculty MeetingN/A
(N/A)
Colloquia seminar
21 May 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre TBASebastian Jaeger
(University of Sussex)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
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
24 May 2010
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Classical topological order in non-abelian height modelsChris Henley
(Cornell University)
Special seminar
24 May 2010
13:00
Dobson Lecture Room Investigating the Venusian lower cloud with VIRTISJo Barstow
(AOPP)
AOPP Lunchtime Seminars
24 May 2010
13:30
Dobson Lecture Room Studies of Venus using a General Circulation ModelJoao Mendonca
(AOPP)
AOPP Lunchtime Seminars
24 May 2010
12:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quasi-phase-matching of High Harmonic GenerationDr Kevin O'Keeffe
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
25 May 2010
14:00
Conference Room DWB TBATBA
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Cosmology
25 May 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Latest results from HERADr Matthew Wing
(University College London)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
25 May 2010
17:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre The Halley Centenary Lecture 'The Acclerating Universe'Professor Brian Schmidt
(The Australian National University)
Astrophysics Colloquia
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
14:00
Conference Room, DWB TBADouglas O'Rourke (Cambridge)
((Cambridge))
Cosmology
27 May 2010
11:15
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building Galaxies and Structure in the z >= 5 UniverseElizabeth Stanway
(University of Bristol)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
27 May 2010
16:15
Fisher Room (A)symmetric Dark Matter from TechnicolourMads Frandsen
(Oxford/Niels Bohr Institute)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
27 May 2010
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Comparative aeronomyDr Marina Galand
(Imperial College, London)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
27 May 2010
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Electron interactions in one-dimensional transportProf Sir Michael Pepper
(London Centre for Nanotechnology, UCL)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
28 May 2010
16:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Cherwell Simon Lecture 2010Professor Sir Michael Pepper FREng,FRS
(Pender Professor of Nanoelectronics, University College London)
Colloquia 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