Seminars

Currently showing seminars in 2011

When Location Title Speaker Series
07 Jan 2011
12:00
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building "The Magellanic Clouds in Simulations and Real Life"Mike Busha
(University of Zurich)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
13 Jan 2011
14:30
501 DWB Radiative signatures of Fermi acceleration at relativistic shocksBrian Reville
(Oxford/ALP)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
17 Jan 2011
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Engineered Quantum SystemsProfessor Gerard Milburn
(University of Queensland)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
18 Jan 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Direct measurement of the W boson production charge asymmetry at CDFDr Eva Halkiadakis
(Rutgers University)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
18 Jan 2011
12:30
BIPAC Seminar Room Large Scale Structure Forecast Constraints on Particle Production During InflationDr Christopher Gordon
(University of Oxford)
Brown Bag
18 Jan 2011
11:15
DWB seminar room 501 TBAPasquale Calabrese
(Universit`a di Pisa)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
18 Jan 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Heavy gas dispersion over complex terrainDr Robin Hankin
(Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
18 Jan 2011
16:00
Rowlinson Seminar Room, Phys &Theo Chemistry Modelling interdependence of pore size and specific surface area in electrospun polymer fibre networksDr William Sampson
(University of Manchester)
Softbio
18 Jan 2011
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Element Abundances in Hot Hydrogen-Deficient White Dwarf ProgenitorsProfessor Klaus Werner
(Universität Tübingen)
Astrophysics Colloquia
19 Jan 2011
13:00
BIPAC Seminar Room A New Approach to Modelling Supermassive Black Holes in Galaxy FormationChris Power
(Univ. of Leicester)
Observational Cosmology High-z Seminar
20 Jan 2011
13:00
Dalitz Institute What Can Direct Detection Experiments Tell Us About Low Mass Dark Matter?Felix Kahlhoefer
(MPIK, Heidelberg, Germany)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
20 Jan 2011
11:15
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building TBAJohn Stott
(Durham University)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
20 Jan 2011
11:30
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building A surprising lack of evolution in the most massive galaxies since z=1.5John Stott
(Durham University)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
20 Jan 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Anthropogenic global warming is a hoax: fact. On hypothesis tests and significance tests in scienceMaarten Ambaum
(University of Reading)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
20 Jan 2011
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Unusual Manifestations of  Ferroelectric Order in MultiferroicsProf Manfred Fiebig
(University of Bonn)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
20 Jan 2011
14:00
Conference Room, DWB UV-Protected InflationCristiano Germani
(Arnold Sommerfeld Center Ludwig-Maximilians-University)
Cosmology
20 Jan 2011
14:00
Conference Room, DWB UV-Protected InflationCristiano Germani
(Arnold Sommerfeld Center Ludwig-Maximilians-University)
Cosmology
20 Jan 2011
14:30
501 DWB Transitions to reduced transport regimes in rotating tokamak plasmasMichael Barnes
(Oxford/TP)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
20 Jan 2011
16:15
Fisher Room Dark matter and starsMalcolm Fairbairn
(King's College London)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
21 Jan 2011
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory The Hintze Lecture SeriesProfessor Alexander Szalay
(Henry A. Rowland Department of Physics & Astronomy, John Hopkins University)
Colloquia seminar
21 Jan 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Testing Alternatives to Dark EnergyPedro G Ferreira
(Astrophysics, Oxford)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
21 Jan 2011
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Developing and using AFM to unravel the structure of biological systems from bugs to bloodJamie Hobbs
(Sheffield)
Biological Physics
24 Jan 2011
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Cosmic Ray Acceleration in Supernova RemnantsDr Klara Schure
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
25 Jan 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Jet Substructure Techniques and their applications at ATLASDr Adam Davison
(University College London)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
25 Jan 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room On the emergence of PV staircases and jets in planetary atmospheresProf. David Dritschel
(Mathematical Institute, University of St Andrews)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
25 Jan 2011
15:45
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Low gravity Brown Dwarfs - The Problem of Spectral TypeDr Sarah Casewell
(Leicester University)
Astrophysics Colloquia
25 Jan 2011
16:00
Rowlinson Seminar Room, Phys &Theo Chemistry Integrative assembly of nanoscale constructs: from hybrid nanostructures to solvent-less proteinsProf Stephen Mann
(University of Bristol)
Softbio
26 Jan 2011
14:00
Seminar Room Giant Rings in the CMB SkyEly Kovetz
(Tel Aviv University)
Cosmology
26 Jan 2011
11:15
DWB 501 CANCELLEDTBA
(TBA)
The Forum
27 Jan 2011
11:15
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building TBCTBA
(TBA)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
27 Jan 2011
11:30
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building The stellar populations of boxy bulgesMichael Williams
(Astrophysics Dept. University of Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
27 Jan 2011
13:00
Dalitz Institute DAMA is differentChristopher McCabe
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
27 Jan 2011
14:00
Conference Room, DWB The seed magnetic field generated around recombinationCyril Pitrou
(Institute of Cosmology and Gravitation, Portsmouth)
Cosmology
27 Jan 2011
14:00
Conference Room, DWB The seed magnetic field generated around recombinationCyril Pitrou
(Institute of Cosmology and Gravitation, Portsmouth)
Cosmology
27 Jan 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Towards a community-wide prototype probabilistic earth-system modelTim Palmer
(AOPP)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
27 Jan 2011
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room POSTPONED   (Does AgNiO2 support a magnetic supersolid)Dr Nic Shannon
(University of Bristol)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
27 Jan 2011
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Complementarity between dark matter and LHC SUSY searchesGraham Ross
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
28 Jan 2011
13:00
Fisher Room The interplay between ultracold atoms, semiconductor surfaces and quantum electronic systemsMark Fromhold
(University of Nottingham)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
28 Jan 2011
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Coarse-grained simulations of self-assembly: DNA, proteins and patchy particlesJonathan Doye
(Oxford  Chemistry)
Biological Physics
31 Jan 2011
16:00
Lindemann Lecture Theatre Constructor Theory Beyond  von NeumannProfessor David Deutsch
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
01 Feb 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room The fluid dynamics of green buildingsProf. Paul Linden
(G I Taylor Professor of Fluid Mechanics, University of Cambridge)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
01 Feb 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre X ray microcalorimeter using Iridium based transition edge sensorDr Masashi Ono
(University of Tokyo)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
01 Feb 2011
12:30
BIPAC Seminar Room Are cold flows detectable with low-ionisation metal linesTaysun Kimm
(University of Oxford)
Brown Bag
01 Feb 2011
15:45
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Tracing the First Populations of Massive GalaxiesDr Karina Caputi
(ROE, Edinburgh)
Astrophysics Colloquia
01 Feb 2011
16:00
Rowlinson Seminar Room, Phys &Theo Chemistry Locomotion of a green flagellateDr Marco Polin
(University of Cambridge)
Softbio
02 Feb 2011
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Gauge-gravity duality and quantum field theories at strong couplingAndrei Starinets
(Oxford University)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
03 Feb 2011
11:15
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building TBCSadegh Khochfar
(MPE)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
03 Feb 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The Southern Ocean FINE structure project: turbulent mixing rates and mechanisms in a mixing hotspotStephanie Waterman
(University of Southampton/Imperial College)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
03 Feb 2011
13:00
Dalitz Institute Probing the Planck Scale with Cosmic NeutrinosJoy Christian
(Department of Physics, University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
03 Feb 2011
14:00
Conference Room, DWB TBADipak Munshi
(Cardiff Univeristy)
Cosmology
03 Feb 2011
14:00
Conference Room, DWB TBADipak Munshi
(Cardiff Univeristy)
Cosmology
03 Feb 2011
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Sub-department Meetingn/a
(NO SEMINAR)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
03 Feb 2011
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Supergravity Higgs inflation & shift symmetry in electroweak theoryIdo Ben-Dayan
(ENS, Paris & Ben-Gurion)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
04 Feb 2011
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Can Physics Help us Understand how Biological Objects Evolve and Self-assemble?Dr Ard Louis
(Theoretical Physics, University of Oxford)
Colloquia seminar
04 Feb 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Mechanics and Growth of TissuesJean-Francois Joanny
(Institut Curie, Paris)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
04 Feb 2011
12:30
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building Super-Massive Black Holes through Cosmic TimeDr Sadegh Khochfar
(MPE)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
04 Feb 2011
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Highjacking eukaryotic cells endocytotic pathways at the nanoscale: mechanisms and applicationsGiuseppe Battaglia
(Sheffield)
Biological Physics
07 Feb 2011
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Efficient Quantum Computing using Coherent Photon Conversion (CPC)Dr Nathan Langford
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
08 Feb 2011
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room SPECIAL SEMINAR - Innovation in High Temperature MeasurementProfessor Graham Machin
(National Physical Laboratory)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
08 Feb 2011
15:45
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Comological Simulations of Galaxy FormationDr Andrea Font
(IoA, Cambridge)
Astrophysics Colloquia
08 Feb 2011
16:00
Rowlinson Seminar Room, Phys &Theo Chemistry Dynamics in charged colloidal suspension in liquid, crystal and glass stateDr Peter Holmqvist
(Forschungzentrum Jülich, Germany)
Softbio
09 Feb 2011
11:15
DWB 501 TBAVadim Cheianov
(Lancaster)
The Forum
10 Feb 2011
11:15
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building TBCOlivier Berne
(Leiden observatory)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
10 Feb 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room A potential vorticity perspective on Southern Ocean jetsChris Wilson
(National Oceanography Centre, Liverpool)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
10 Feb 2011
11:30
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building PAHs and the universeOlivier Berne
(Leiden observatory)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
10 Feb 2011
13:00
Dalitz Institute Inflection point inflation from supersymmetrySeshadri Nadathur
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
10 Feb 2011
14:00
Conference Room, DWB High resolution N-body simulation for f(R) gravityGongbo Zhao
(Institute of Cosmology and Gravitation, Portsmouth)
Cosmology
10 Feb 2011
14:00
Conference Room, DWB High resolution N-body simulation for f(R) gravityGongbo Zhao
(Portsmouth)
Cosmology
10 Feb 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre A unique Z_4^R symmetry for the MSSMKai Schmidt-Hoberg
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
10 Feb 2011
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Spin-Fermion Coupling in Iron Pnictide SuperconductorsDr Matthias Eschrig
(Royal Holloway London)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
10 Feb 2011
14:30
501 DWB Alfvenic turbulence in the solar wind: anisotropy, imbalance, dynamic alignmentRobert Wicks
(Imperial College)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
11 Feb 2011
13:00
Fisher Room Fingering instability of debonding  soft elastic adhesivesElie Raphael
(ESPCI, Paris)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
11 Feb 2011
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Developing a Molecular Tool Box for the Design of Soft MaterialsAline Miller
(Manchester)
Biological Physics
11 Feb 2011
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory No Colloquium: Sub faculty staff meetingN/A
(N/A)
Colloquia seminar
14 Feb 2011
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quantum Metrology Without EntanglementDr Animesh Datta
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
15 Feb 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room The Quasi-biennial and Tropospheric Biennial oscillations as synchronized chaos? - insights from observations and the laboratoryDr Alfonso Castrejon-Pita and Prof. Peter Read
(Atmospheric, Oceanic & Planetary Physics, University of Oxford)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
15 Feb 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The AEGIS experimentDr Michael Doser
(CERN)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
15 Feb 2011
15:45
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Cosmic Reinisation by Stars or Quasars?Benoit Semelin
(Observatoire de Paris)
Astrophysics Colloquia
15 Feb 2011
16:00
Rowlinson Seminar Room, Phys &Theo Chemistry The physics of receding contact linesProf Jens Eggers
(University of Bristol)
Softbio
16 Feb 2011
10:30
BIPAC Seminar Room, DWB Circumbinary disc: From post-AGB to Barium starsTyl Dermine
((Université Libre de Bruxelles))
(SPI-MAX) coffee
16 Feb 2011
11:15
DWB 501 Topological properties of three-dimensional superconductorsAndreas Schnyder
(Max Plank Stuttgart)
The Forum
17 Feb 2011
11:15
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building TBCMichelle Collins
(IoA, Cambridge)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
17 Feb 2011
11:30
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building Galaxy evolution within the Local Group - A spectroscopic survey of Andromeda!Michelle Collins
(IoA, Cambridge)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
17 Feb 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Is climate change hurting anyone yet?Myles Allen
(AOPP/ School of Geography and the Environment)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
17 Feb 2011
13:00
Dalitz Institute Continuum random graphs and scale dependent spectral dimensionGeorgios Giasemidis
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
17 Feb 2011
10:00
DWB seminar room 501 Field theories of 3D topological phases and 2D critical entanglementJoel Moore
(UC Berkeley)
Special seminar
17 Feb 2011
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Fluctuation Spectroscopy : A new Approach for Studying Low-Dimensional Molecular MetalsProf Jens Mueller
(Frankfurt)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
17 Feb 2011
14:00
Conference Room, DWB New Phenomena at Second Order in Cosmological Perturbation TheoryAdam Christopherson
(Queen Mary College London)
Cosmology
17 Feb 2011
14:30
501 DWB Creation and diagnosis of solid density plasmasJustin Wark
(Oxford/ALP)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
17 Feb 2011
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Low energy signals from kinetic mixing with a warped Abelian hidden sector.Kristian McDonald
(MPI-K, Heidelberg)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
18 Feb 2011
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Accelerators Giant and Compact for Science, Industry and Society Future DirectionsProfessor Andrei Seryi
(Director of the John Adams Institute, University of Oxford)
Colloquia seminar
18 Feb 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Correlated electrons on the nanoscaleDavid Logan
(Physical and Theoretical Chemistry Laboratory, Oxford)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
18 Feb 2011
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Active RNA polymerases are immobile molecular machinesPeter Cook
(Oxford Pathology)
Biological Physics
21 Feb 2011
11:00
DWB Fisher room Proposed experimental probes of non-abelian anyonsAdy Stern
(Weizmann Institute)
Special seminar
21 Feb 2011
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quantum Optics with Cold Quantum GasesProfessor Helmut Ritsch
(University of Innsbruck)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
22 Feb 2011
12:30
BIPAC Seminar Room Magnetic field generation in the early universeProfessor Tony Bell
(Department of Physics, University of Oxford)
Brown Bag
22 Feb 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Searches for Higgs Bosons with ATLAS at LHC - Prospects and First ResultsProfessor Dr. Markus Schumacher
(Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
22 Feb 2011
15:45
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre STARFORMAT:  A Platform of Numerical Simulations for Star FormationDr Francois Levrier
(Ecole Normale Suprieure)
Astrophysics Colloquia
22 Feb 2011
16:00
Rowlinson Seminar Room, Phys &Theo Chemistry Dynamics of colloidal particles in iceDr Stephen Peppin
(OCCAM, University of Oxford)
Softbio
23 Feb 2011
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Loops and random curves in 3DAdam Nahum
(Oxford University)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
24 Feb 2011
11:15
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building TBCMarc Zarzi
(Herts)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
24 Feb 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room A five Mars year climatology from data assimilationLuca Montabone
(AOPP)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
24 Feb 2011
11:00
BIPAC Seminar Room, DWB Anew classification method for variable X-ray sourcesDr Andrew Gosling
(Astrophysics Dept. University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
24 Feb 2011
13:00
Dalitz Institute Fun with flux loops in hot QCDChris Korthals Altes
(CNRS, Marseille)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
24 Feb 2011
11:30
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building The PNe Population in the Central Regions of M32: the SAURON viewMarc Zarzi
(Herts)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
24 Feb 2011
14:00
Conference Room, DWB Estimating fNL and gNL from massive high-redshift clustersShaun Hotchkiss
(Helsinki)
Cosmology
24 Feb 2011
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Interplay between Fluctuating Stripes, Pseudogap and Paring in High-Temperature SuperconductorsProf Ali Yazdani
(Princeton University)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
24 Feb 2011
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Primordial non-Gaussianities from inflationXingang Chen
(DAMTP, Cambridge)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
25 Feb 2011
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Helical Metals on the Surfaces of Topological InsulatorsProfessor Ali Yazdani
(Department of Physics, Princeton University)
Colloquia seminar
25 Feb 2011
17:30
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre, DWB Chandra, Journey of a Star: a film about Subrahmanyan ChandrasekharGiuseppe Mussardo
(SISSA, Trieste)
Special seminar
25 Feb 2011
13:00
Fisher Room Expectation Values in the Lieb-Liniger Bose GasGiuseppe Mussardo
(SISSA, Trieste)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
25 Feb 2011
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Old Plugs for New Holes; Pore Structure and Gating in K2P-channels Probed by High Affinity Pore BlockersStephen Tucker
(Oxford Physics)
Biological Physics
28 Feb 2011
11:30
Lindemann Lecture Theatre Less Reality, More SecurityProfessor Artur Ekert
(National University of Singapore)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
01 Mar 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Nonlinear stochastic low-order models of atmospheric low-frequency variability using an empirical regime-weighted closure schemeDr Frank Kwasniok
(College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences, University of Exeter)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
01 Mar 2011
16:00
Rowlinson Seminar Room, Phys &Theo Chemistry Active emulsionsProf Seth Fraden
(Brandeis University, United States)
Softbio
01 Mar 2011
17:30
Martin Wood  Lecture Theatre Halley Lecture<br/><font color=red>Tea served from 5.00pm, Drinks reception from 6.45pm</font>Professor M Mayor
(Geneva)
Astrophysics Colloquia
02 Mar 2011
14:00
BIPAC Seminar Room, DWB CMB Probes of Dark EnergyEric Linder
(University of California, Berkeley)
Cosmology
02 Mar 2011
11:15
DWB 501 Supersolidity in electron-hole bilayers with a large density imbalanceMeera Parish
(Cambridge University)
The Forum
02 Mar 2011
11:00
BIPAC Seminar Room, DWB TBAProfessor Michel Mayor
(University of Geneva)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
03 Mar 2011
11:30
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building The Universe's largest telescopes: harnessing gravitational lensing to see into the pastRachael Livermore
(Durham University)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
03 Mar 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Development of the Oxford Cryocooler: from ISAMS to MTGAdam Camilletti
(Astrium, EADS)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
03 Mar 2011
13:00
Dalitz Institute TBAFrancisco Pedro
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
03 Mar 2011
14:00
Conference Room, DWB The tSZ and kSZ tomographyPengie Zhang
(Shanghai)
Cosmology
03 Mar 2011
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room NMR studies of magnon BEC in high magnetic fieldsProf Claude Berthier
(Laboratoire National des Champs Magnetiques Intenses, Grenoble)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
03 Mar 2011
14:30
501 DWB The PAMELA anomaly: Evidence for a nearby cosmic particle accelerator?Philipp Mertsch
(Oxford/TP)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
03 Mar 2011
16:15
Fisher Room Sequestering in string compactificationsDavid Marsh
(Cornell)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
04 Mar 2011
16:30
L2, Mathematics Institute New Mathematical Structures in Scattering AmplitudesNima Arkani-Hamed
(IAS, Princeton)
Special seminar
04 Mar 2011
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Geoengineering the Climate:  Science, Governance & UncertaintyProfessor John Shepherd FRS
(Oceanography Centre, University of Southampton)
Colloquia seminar
04 Mar 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The butterfly and the photon: new perspectives on unpredictability in classical and quantum physicsTim Palmer
(Atmospheric Oceanic and Planetary Physics, Oxford)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
04 Mar 2011
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Close to the edge: single molecule FRET and imaging at the limits of resolutionSeamus Holden
(Oxford Physics)
Biological Physics
07 Mar 2011
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Correlated Phases of Bosons in Tilted, Frustrated LatticesSusanne Pielawa
(Harvard)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
08 Mar 2011
15:45
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Super-Earths and LifeDr D Latham
(Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics)
Astrophysics Colloquia
08 Mar 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Top Properties at D0Dr Doug Orbacher
(University of Rochester)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
08 Mar 2011
16:00
Rowlinson Seminar Room, Phys &Theo Chemistry CANCELLEDProf Helmut Schiessel
(Leiden University, The Netherlands)
Softbio
09 Mar 2011
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Continuous Unitary Transformations for Low-Dimensional Strongly  Correlated SystemsGötz S. Uhrig
(Dortmund)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
09 Mar 2011
11:15
BIPAC Seminar Room CASSIS: The Cornell Atlas of Spitzer/IRS SpectraVianney Lebouteiller
((CEA-Saclay))
Observational Cosmology High-z Seminar
10 Mar 2011
11:15
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building TBCVivienne Wild
(ROE, Edinburgh)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
10 Mar 2011
11:30
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building TBCVivienne Wild
(ROE, Edinburgh)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
10 Mar 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Solar influence on  European winter climateMike Lockwood
(University of Reading)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
10 Mar 2011
13:00
Dalitz Institute TBAAlex Pinder
(Particle Physics Group, University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
10 Mar 2011
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Asymptotically safe gravity: results and prospectDario Benedetti
(AEI)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
11 Mar 2011
13:00
Fisher Room Slave fermions in the Kitaev Honeycomb modelFiona Burnell
(University of Oxford)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
11 Mar 2011
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory tbcFritz Vollrath
(Oxford Zoology)
Biological Physics
11 Mar 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre SUSY searches at ATLASDr Sascha Caron
(University of Freiburg)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
16 Mar 2011
11:00
BIPAC Seminar Room, DWB Solid Hydrogen: Interstellar DustMark Walker
(Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
17 Mar 2011
00:00
Dobson Lecture Room A global view of aerosol indirect radiative effects on clouds and climateUlrike Lohmann
(ETH, Zurich)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
23 Mar 2011
11:00
BIPAC Seminar Room, DWB TBADr Tony Lynas-Gray
(Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
30 Mar 2011
11:00
BIPAC Seminar Room, DWB TBATBA
(TBA)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
30 Mar 2011
11:15
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building TBCTBA
(TBA)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
06 Apr 2011
11:00
BIPAC Seminar Room, DWB TBATBA
(TBA)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
12 Apr 2011
11:30
DWB Fisher Room Topological phases in 1D: An entanglement point of viewFrank Pollman
(MPI-PKS)
Special seminar
13 Apr 2011
11:00
BIPAC Seminar Room, DWB TBAAlan Jackson
(TBA)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
14 Apr 2011
11:30
Dobson room On the role of unforced multidecadal variability in twentieth century global warmingJagadish Shukla
(George Mason University / Institute of Global Environment and Society)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
21 Apr 2011
14:30
501 DWB Intrinsic rotation in JETFilomena Nave
(IST, Lisbon)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
23 Apr 2011
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Detecting non-Markovian processes and measuring correlations"Dr Kavan Modi
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
26 Apr 2011
11:30
Fisher Room The 0.7 anomaly in quantum point contacts: the puzzle and its resolutionProf Yigal Meir
(Physics Department, Ben-Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel)
Special seminar
28 Apr 2011
13:00
Dalitz Institute Multiple problems with multi-sectors in supergravityJohannes Oberreuter
(Universiteit van Amsterdam)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
28 Apr 2011
14:30
501 DWB MHD turbulence and dynamo action in accretion disksFrancois Rincon
(Universite de Toulouse)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
02 May 2011
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Bank HolidayNo Seminar
(No Seminar)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
03 May 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Jet-topography interactions in the oceanDr Andrew Thompson
(Dept. of Applied Mathematics & Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
03 May 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The ATLAS sLHC UpgradeDr Georg Viehhauser
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
03 May 2011
16:00
Rowlinson Seminar Room, Phys &Theo Chemistry Active Biomaterials: from Model Systems to CellsChristoph Schmidt
(Goettingen)
Softbio
04 May 2011
11:15
DWB Fisher Room TBAAndrei Starinets
(Oxford University)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
05 May 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Using large-eddy simulation to unravel the mysteries of ocean wind-driven mixingAlan Grant
(University of Reading)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
05 May 2011
13:00
Dalitz Institute A Supersymmetric One Higgs Doublet ModelRhys Davies
(Mathematical Institute and Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
05 May 2011
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Iron based superconductorsDr Igor Mazin
(Naval Research Laboratory)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
05 May 2011
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre An operator product expansion for polygonal null Wilson loopsLuis Fernando Alday
(Maths Inst, Oxford)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
06 May 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Physics of MulticellularityRay Goldstein
(Cambridge)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
06 May 2011
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Do cells care about physics?Jochen Gluck
((Cambridge, Physics))
Biological Physics
09 May 2011
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Amplification of magnetic fields at efficient cosmic-ray accelerating shocks frontsDr Brian Reville
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
10 May 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Silicon Pixel Tracker - beginning of a revolution?Professor Chris Damerell
(Rutherford Appleton Laboratory)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
10 May 2011
15:45
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Characterising Exoplanets: Transits and ImagingDr. R. Jayawardhana
(University of Toronto)
Astrophysics Colloquia
11 May 2011
11:15
DWB 501 Bulk-boundary correspondence of topological insulatorsVictor Gurarie
(University of Colorado, Boulder)
The Forum
12 May 2011
13:00
Dalitz Institute AdS/CFT and applicationsNikolaos Kaplis
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
12 May 2011
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room NO SEMINAR (Sub-department Meeting)n/a
(Sub-deptartment Meeting)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
12 May 2011
11:15
DWB Seminar room 501 TBADr. Layla Hormozoi
(NIST)
Special seminar
12 May 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Iron-bearing atmospheric dust: Geophysical, climatological and chemical properties from sources to sinksRichard Reynolds
(US Geological Survey and Astor Visiting Professor (Department of Geography))
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
12 May 2011
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Right unitarity triangles and tri-bimaximal mixingChristoph Luhn
(Southampton University)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
13 May 2011
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Macromolecular crystallography at RALJose Brandao-Neto
((Diamond, RAL))
Biological Physics
13 May 2011
13:00
Fisher Room RNA folding and matrix field theoryHenri Orland
(CEA Saclay)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
16 May 2011
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Laboratory Astrophysics with High Power Lasers and 4th Generation Light SourcesDr Gianluca Gregori
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
17 May 2011
15:45
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Surveying the M31 SystemDr. M. Irwin
(University of Cambridge)
Astrophysics Colloquia
17 May 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Flavour and CP violation beyond the Standard ModelDr Uli Haisch
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
17 May 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Eliassen-Palm, Charney-Drazin, and the development of wave, mean-flow interaction theories in atmospheric dynamicsProf. David Andrews
(AOPP, University of Oxford)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
17 May 2011
16:00
Rowlinson Seminar Room, Phys &Theo Chemistry How a bacterial cell organizes its interior - a theoretical physics approachPeter Lenz
(Marburg)
Softbio
18 May 2011
11:15
DWB seminar room 501 Local tensor network for strongly correlated projective statesBenjamin Beri
(Cambridge University)
The Forum
19 May 2011
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Photovoltaic devices and photonic crystalsDr Martyn McLachlan
(Imperial College London)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
19 May 2011
14:30
501 DWB Future prospects for plasma astrophysics in the   solar systemTim Horbury
(Imperial College)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
19 May 2011
13:00
Dalitz Institute The Axiverse Extended: Vacuum Destabilisation, Early Dark Energy and Cosmological CollapseDavid Marsh
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
19 May 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The Aura Tropospheric Emission Spectrometer: Forward modeling and retrievalsVivienne Payne
(Atmospheric and Environmental Research (AER))
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
19 May 2011
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre AxigluonsUlrich Haisch
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
20 May 2011
16:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory The Frontiers of Fundamental PhysicsProfessor David Gross
(Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of California)
Colloquia seminar
20 May 2011
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Physical constraints on the bacterial DNA regulate gene expressionPietro Cicuta
((Cambridge, Physics))
Biological Physics
20 May 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Models of Dark EnergyEd Copeland
(Nottingham)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
23 May 2011
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quantum Simulation with Cold AtomsProfessor Kai Bongs
(University of Birmingham)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
24 May 2011
15:45
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Preliminary CFHTLenS ResultsDr. L. van Waerbeke,
(University of British Columbia)
Astrophysics Colloquia
24 May 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Asymmetries and broken symmetriesProfessor Regina Demina
(University of Rochester)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
24 May 2011
16:00
Rowlinson Seminar Room, Phys &Theo Chemistry Cubic Crystals from Cubic ColloidsAlbert Philipse
(Utrecht)
Softbio
25 May 2011
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Topological adiabatic cycles and pumpsRahul Roy
(Oxford University)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
26 May 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Uncertainties in future temperature projections and climate stabilizationReto Knutti
(ETH Zürich)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
26 May 2011
13:00
Dalitz Institute no journal club this weekN/A
(N/A)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
26 May 2011
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Does AgNiO2 support a magnetic supersolid?Dr Nic Shannon
(University of Bristol)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
26 May 2011
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre SUSY signals in the LHC 7 TeV runsNabanita Bhattacharyya
(IISER, Kolkata)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
27 May 2011
17:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Black-Hole Research: A New Golden AgeProfessor Kip S. Thorne
(California Institute of Technology)
Colloquia seminar
27 May 2011
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory The Hierarchy of Structure-Property-Function Relations in Natural SilksDavid Porter
((Oxford Zoology))
Biological Physics
27 May 2011
13:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre, DWB - NOTE CHANGE OF ROOM Glassy phase transitions in hard computer science problemsMarc Mezard
(LPTMS, CNRS et Université Paris Sud)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
30 May 2011
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Bank HolidayNo Seminar
(No Seminar)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
31 May 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Recent Results from the ATLAS Experiment in tau lepton final statesDr Trevor Vickey
(University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
31 May 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room A surprise in hydrodynamics: ordering of inertial particles by time-periodic flowsDr Dmitri Pushkin
(Microgravity Research Center, Universit&eacute; Libre de Bruxelles)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
31 May 2011
15:45
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Evolution of Starburst GalaxiesDr. V. Wild
(Royal Observatory Edinburgh)
Astrophysics Colloquia
31 May 2011
16:00
Rowlinson Seminar Room, Phys &Theo Chemistry Are biomechanical changes necessary for tumor progression?Josef Kaes
(Leipzig)
Softbio
01 Jun 2011
11:15
DWB 501 Phase transitions in the distribution of bipartite entanglement for a random pure stateCeline Nadal
(Laboratoire de Physique Théorique et Modèles Statistiques (Orsay))
The Forum
02 Jun 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Early Mars: Warm haven for microbial life or cold, dismal wasteland?Robin Wordsworth
(Universite Paris)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
02 Jun 2011
13:00
Dalitz Institute Nearly-Kahler Homogeneous Spaces and Heterotic StringCyril Matti
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
02 Jun 2011
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Magnetic field induced order in a quantum spin liquidDr Francis Pratt
(ISIS, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
02 Jun 2011
14:00
Conference Room, DWB The predicted clustering of massive and red galaxies at z=1Violeta Gonzalez
(University of Durham)
Cosmology
02 Jun 2011
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Infinities in supergravityKelly Stelle
(Imperial College, London)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
03 Jun 2011
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Dark Matter at the Large Hadron ColliderProfessor Lawrence Hall
(Berkeley, University of California)
Colloquia seminar
03 Jun 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre An Introduction to the Mathematics of Financial Derivatives and the problem of Counterparty RiskDavid Shelton
(BAML)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
03 Jun 2011
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Spectroscopic methods for measuring the kinetics of macromolecular interactions: amyloid, DNA structure and membrane peptidesMatthew Hicks
((Warwick, Chemistry))
Biological Physics
06 Jun 2011
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quantum Optics of Quantum Many-Body SystemsDr Igor Mekhov
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
07 Jun 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room The slowly evolving background state extracted from atmospheric analysesDr John Methven
(Dept. of Meteorology, University of Reading)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
07 Jun 2011
15:45
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre TBADr. N. Aghanim,
(Universite Paris-Sud XI and CNRS)
Astrophysics Colloquia
07 Jun 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Search for New Physics in Heavy FlavoursProfessor Audrey Golutvin
(Imperial College London and CERN)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
07 Jun 2011
16:00
Rowlinson Seminar Room, Phys &Theo Chemistry Molecular Mayhem! Dynamics, Defects and Disorder: Modelling Biomacromolecules with SupercomputersSarah A Harris
(Leeds)
Softbio
08 Jun 2011
11:15
DWB Fisher Room TBAFabian Essler
(Oxford University)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
09 Jun 2011
13:00
Dalitz Institute TBAMads Frandsen
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
09 Jun 2011
14:00
Conference Room, DWB HI absorption systems in Cosmological SimulationsGabriel Altay
(University of Durham)
Cosmology
09 Jun 2011
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Measuring the near-field at THz frequenciesProf Paul Planken
(TU Delft)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
09 Jun 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The Eyjafjallajokull eruption: How well were the volcanic ash clouds predicted?Helen Dacre
(University of Reading)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
09 Jun 2011
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Entanglement entropy in 2d field theoryJohn Cardy
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
10 Jun 2011
14:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room (SPECIAL SEMINAR) Programmable Self-Assembled DNA-Based Autonomous Molecular DevicesProf John Reif
(Dept of Computer Science, Duke University, Durham, NC USA)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
10 Jun 2011
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Colloidal Nanoparticles: From Synthesis to Biomedical ApplicationsAntonios Kanaras (
((Southamption, Nanomedicine))
Biological Physics
10 Jun 2011
13:00
Fisher Room From neurons to networks via noiseMagnus Richardson
(University of Warwick)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
13 Jun 2011
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Extreme timescale photoelectron spectroscopyProfessor Adrian Cavalieri
(Max Planck, Hamburg)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
13 Jun 2011
00:00
Seminar Room, DWB TBCCliff Will
(Department of Physics, University of Washington)
Cosmology
14 Jun 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre High Energy DIS after Hera?...The LHeC ProjectProfessor Paul Newman
(University of Birmingham)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
14 Jun 2011
15:45
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre LoCuSS - A "Rosetta Stone" Study of Galaxy Clusters at z=0.2Dr. G.P. Smith,
(University of Birmingham)
Astrophysics Colloquia
15 Jun 2011
11:15
DWB 501 TBACorinna Kollath
(CNRS Palaiseau)
The Forum
16 Jun 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Probing the clouds of Uranus and Neptune with Gemini-NorthPat Irwin
(AOPP)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
16 Jun 2011
13:00
Dalitz Institute Bosonic Excitations in Strongly-Coupled Theories of FermionsRichard Davison
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
16 Jun 2011
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room NO SEMINARn/a
(n/a)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
16 Jun 2011
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Phenomenology on the latticeChris Sachrajda
(Southampton University)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
17 Jun 2011
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Giant Gamma-ray Bubbles in the Inner Galaxy: AGN Activity or Bipolar Galactic Wind?Professor Douglas Finkbeiner
(Associate Professor of Astronomy and of Physics, Department of Astronomy, Harvard University)
Colloquia seminar
17 Jun 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Stochastic thermodynamicsUdo Seifert
(Stuttgart)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
17 Jun 2011
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Fluctuations in Natural SystemsIain Johnston and Ben Fulcher
((Oxford Physics))
Biological Physics
20 Jun 2011
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Prospects of the study of burning thermonuclear plasmasProfessor Steven Rose
(Imperial College)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
21 Jun 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre DREAM dual readout calorimeterProfessor Richard Wigmans
(Texas Tech University)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
21 Jun 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Eddy diffusion in the atmosphere and at the ocean surfaceProf. Georgy Golitsyn
(A. M. Obukhov Institute of Atmospheric Physics, RAS, Moscow)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
22 Jun 2011
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Scattering Amplitudes and Holomorphic Chern-Simons TheoryMatthew Bullimore
(Oxford University)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
22 Jun 2011
16:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre Sir Martin Wood Prize Lecture : Theory of the spin Hall effect *Dr Shuichi Murakami
(Department of Physics, Tokyo Institute of Technology PRESTO, Japan Science  and Technology Agency)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
23 Jun 2011
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Light neutrinos from massless textures and a sub-TeV seesaw scale (*CANCELLED*)Amitava Raychaudhuri
(Harishchandra Research Institute & University of Calcutta)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
23 Jun 2011
15:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Geometry of the Fractional Quantum Hall effectProf. F. Duncan Haldane
(Princeton University)
Special seminar
23 Jun 2011
13:00
Dalitz Institute TBATom Melia
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
23 Jun 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The solar radiation management approach to geoengineeringJohann Feichter
(MPI)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
23 Jun 2011
14:00
Conference Room, DWB TBAKrzysztof Bolejko
(University of Oxford)
Cosmology
24 Jun 2011
13:00
Fisher Room Fractional quantum Hall states at zero magnetic fieldClaudio Chamon
(Boston University)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
24 Jun 2011
10:00
Lindemann Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory AFM nanotools for investigation of nanoscale internal structure in biological cellsSergey Gordeev
((Bath, Physics))
Biological Physics
28 Jun 2011
15:45
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Surveys and Asteroseismology of stars at late stages of evolutionDr. R. Oriero
(Instituto de Astrofisica de Andulacia)
Astrophysics Colloquia
29 Jun 2011
15:30
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Centenary year of Rutherford's discovery on atomic nucleusProfessor Robin Marshall FRS FInstP
(University of Manchester)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
30 Jun 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre First nu_e appearance results from the T2K ExperimentDr Martin Haig
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
30 Jun 2011
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Chiral magnetic order and fluctuations in Ba3NbFe3Si2O14Dr Chris Stock
(National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
05 Jul 2011
15:45
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre LoCuSS - A "Rosetta Stone" Study of Galaxy Clusters at z=0.2Dr G P Smith
(University of Birmingham)
Astrophysics Colloquia
07 Jul 2011
14:30
Video Conference Room Signatures of instabilities associated with solar wind heat fluxStuart Bale
(UC Berkeley)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
07 Jul 2011
11:30
Dobson Room Saturn:  clouds and haze from the analysis of infrared Cassini/VIMS spectra at multiple viewing geometriesCecile Merlet
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
07 Jul 2011
12:00
Dobson Room Uranus' cloud structure and scattering particle properties from IRTF SpeX observationsDane Tice
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
08 Jul 2011
13:00
DWB Fisher room Ultracold atoms and fermionic simulationsProf. Matthias Troyer
(ETHZ)
Special seminar
13 Jul 2011
11:30
Dobson room New types of science and exploration missions with small satellitesRene Laufer
(Universitat Stuttgart and Baylor University at the Center for Astrophysics, Space Physics and Engineering Research (CASPER))
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
14 Jul 2011
12:00
Dobson Room Terrestrial planetary circulation regimes in a simplified GCMYixiong Wang
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
14 Jul 2011
11:30
Dobson Room Sloped convection:  an experimental investigation in a baroclinic annulusSam Marshall
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
15 Jul 2011
14:30
501 DWB Parasitic instabilities feeding off the magnetorotational instabilityMartin Pessah
(Nils Bohr Institute, Copenhagen)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
21 Jul 2011
11:30
Dobson Room Improving the distribution of black carbon in a climate model:  scavenging, wildfires and comparison with aircraft observationsZak Kipling
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
21 Jul 2011
12:00
Dobson Room Atmospheric sounding with IASILucy Ventress
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
27 Jul 2011
11:30
Dobson Room Composition and structure of Titan's upper atmosphereRoger Yelle
(University of Arizona)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
28 Jul 2011
11:30
Dobson Room Observations of cloud and aerosol by Raman lidarAdam Povey
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
04 Aug 2011
14:30
501 DWB Lagrangian frequency spectrum of MHD turbulenceGrigol Gogoberidze
(Warwick)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
11 Aug 2011
14:30
501 DWB Basic MHD turbulenceAndrey Beresnyak
(LANL)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
12 Aug 2011
11:00
501 DWB Magnetic field amplification in the supernova shock precursorAndrey Beresnyak
(LANL)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
25 Aug 2011
14:30
501 DWB Large-scale magnetic field generation by randomly rorced shearing wavesTobias Heinemann
(Institute for Advanced Studies, Princeton)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
31 Aug 2011
11:30
Fisher Room Magnetic impurities in the honeycomb Kitaev model -CANCELLEDKusum Dhochak
(Tata Institute, Mumbai)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
08 Sep 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Storms, rain and lakes on Titan: comparisons between Earth's hydrological cycle and Titan's methane cycleCaitlin Griffith
(University of Arizona)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
22 Sep 2011
16:00
501 DWB Kinetic turbulence in space and astrophysical plasmas: theoretical, numerical, and experimental investigationsGregory Howes
(U of Iowa)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
29 Sep 2011
14:00
Culham Laboratory On optimised stellaratorsPer Helander
(IPP Greifswald)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
30 Sep 2011
09:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre GrahamFestJohn Ellis, Mike Pennington, Keith Ellis, Alan Barr, Bob Jaffe, Brian Pendleton, Luis Ibanez, Dick Roberts, Alberto Casas
(Zygmunt Lalak, Steve King, George Leontaris, Andy Lutken, Herbi Dreiner, Dumitru Ghilencea, Alan Martin)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
03 Oct 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Most Metal-Poor Stars in the Milky Way and its Dwarf Galaxy SatellitesProf. John Norris
(Mt. Stromlo)
Astrophysics Colloquia
04 Oct 2011
10:00
Fisher Room, DWB QCD for the LHCKeith Ellis
(Fermilab)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
10 Oct 2011
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room The Flash Center High Energy Density Physics InitiativeProfessor Don Lamb
(University of Chicago)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
10 Oct 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Do we understand how galaxies formed?Prof. Joe Silk
((Oxford))
Astrophysics Colloquia
11 Oct 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Properties of the top quark at the Tevatron -- recent results and legacy measurementsDr Oleg Brandt
(University of Goettingen)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
11 Oct 2011
11:15
Rowlinson Seminar Room, Phys &Theo Chemistry Hydrodynamics of writing with inkHo-Young Kim
(Seoul National University)
Softbio
12 Oct 2011
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Quantum IceOlga Sikora
(University of Bristol)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
13 Oct 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Climate determinism revisited: multiple equilibria in a complex climate modelJohn Marshall
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
13 Oct 2011
13:00
Dalitz Institute Spin before mass at the LHCTom Melia
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
13 Oct 2011
14:30
501 DWB Ion heat transport studies in JETPaola Mantica
(IFP-CNR, Milan)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
13 Oct 2011
14:15
Lindemann Lecture Theatre A Typology for Quantum Hall LiquidsProf  Shivaji Sondhi
(Princeton University)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
13 Oct 2011
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Introduction to the Particle Theory groupAll research staff
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
14 Oct 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Statistical mechanics of complex networks and the community structure problemMark Newman
(Michigan)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
17 Oct 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre New ideas on planet and star formationDr. Sergei Nayakshin
((Leicester))
Astrophysics Colloquia
17 Oct 2011
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Physics of Warm Desnse Matter for Astrophysics, Laserfusion and Material ProcessingDr Dirk O Gericke
(Centre for Fusion, Space and Astrophysics, University of Warwick)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
18 Oct 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre DEAP/CLEAN-ing Dark Matter: the Search for Direct Detection with Liquid ArgonDr Jocelyn Monroe
(Royal Holloway, University of London)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
18 Oct 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Highly comparative time-series analysis: the empirical structure of time series and their methodsBen Fulcher
(Department of Physics, University of Oxford)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
18 Oct 2011
16:00
Rowlinson Seminar Room, Phys &Theo Chemistry Spontaneous actin wavesKarsten Kruse
(Univ of Saarland)
Softbio
19 Oct 2011
11:15
DWB 501 Statistics of the Work done in a quantum quench, universality, and boundary critical phenomenaAlessandro de Silva
(ICTP Trieste)
The Forum
20 Oct 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Rossby wave dynamics of the extra-tropical response to El Nino: the importance of the basic state in coupled GCMsAndrew Dawson
(AOPP, University of Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
20 Oct 2011
13:00
Dalitz Institute The LHCb detector and physics resultsNeville Harnew
(Particle Physics, Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
20 Oct 2011
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Partition Function Zeroes at Quantum Critical Points - A New Theoretical Tool?Dr Chris Hooley
(St Andrews University)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
20 Oct 2011
14:30
501 DWB QED effects in laser-solid interactionsChristopher Ridgers
(Oxford/ALP)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
20 Oct 2011
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Trees with local actionThordur Jonsson
(University of Reykjavik/Oxford University)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
21 Oct 2011
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Crystallography on Curved SurfacesProfessor David R. Nelson
(Lyman Laboratory of Physics, Harvard University)
Colloquia seminar
21 Oct 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Problem of decay in closed quantum systems and its application to a family of strongly disordered superconductors.Lev Ioffe
(Rutgers)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
24 Oct 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The origin and nature of molecular emission in galactic and extragalactic star forming regionsDr. Serena Viti
((UCL))
Astrophysics Colloquia
24 Oct 2011
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Experiments with Atoms in Optical LatticesProfessor David Weiss
(Penn State)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
25 Oct 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Testing Basic Ocean Circulation DynamicsProf. Carl Wunsch
(Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences, MIT)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
25 Oct 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The OPERA Neutrino Velocity MeasurementDr Bjoern Soenke Wonsak
(DESY)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
25 Oct 2011
16:00
Rowlinson Seminar Room, Phys &Theo Chemistry Mesoscale hydrodynamic simulation of polymers in flow fieldsRoland Winkler
(Research Centre Julich)
Softbio
27 Oct 2011
16:30
501 DWB Measurements of toroidal and poloidal plasma flow velocity with 2D BES on MASTYoung-chul Ghim
(Oxford/TP)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
27 Oct 2011
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Are there sterile neutrinos at the eV scale?Thomas Schwetz-Mangold
(MPI-K, Heidelberg)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
27 Oct 2011
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Condensed Matter Physics Sub-Department Meetingn/a
(Condensed Matter Physics)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
27 Oct 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Data assimilation of global aerosol with an ensemble Kalman filterNick Schutgens
(AOPP, University of Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
27 Oct 2011
13:00
Dalitz Institute The Higgs search at LHCBill Murray
(Particle Physics, Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
28 Oct 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The  chaotic motion of the Solar SystemJacques Laskar
(Paris)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
28 Oct 2011
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Solar Variability and ClimateProfessor Joanna Haigh
(Professor of Atmospheric Physics & Head of the Physics Department, Imperial College)
Colloquia seminar
31 Oct 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Core-collapse supernovae: progenitors and dust productionDr. Rubina Kotak
((Belfast))
Astrophysics Colloquia
31 Oct 2011
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Single-Photon Shaping and Phase ControlPeter Nisbet and Jerome Dilley
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
01 Nov 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Luminosity Measurement at CMSProfessor Dan Marlow
(Princeton University)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
01 Nov 2011
16:00
Rowlinson Seminar Room, Phys &Theo Chemistry From localization transitions to micro-rheology: the one-particle dynamics in glassforming soft-sphere mixturesJuergen Horbach
(Univ of Dusseldorf)
Softbio
02 Nov 2011
11:15
DWB 501 Introduction to the Toric CodeCurt Von Keyserlingk
(Oxford University)
The Forum
03 Nov 2011
13:00
Dalitz Institute Fluid/gravity at finite "r"Danny Brattan
(University of Durham)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
03 Nov 2011
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Frustration in Antiferromagnets and Spin LiquidsProf Roser Valenti
(Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
03 Nov 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room On constraining estimates of climate sensitivity through model weightingDaniel Klocke
(ECMWF)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
03 Nov 2011
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Roaming the moduli space of non-critical string theoryJan Ambjorn
(NBI Copenhagen)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
04 Nov 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Topology and Geometry in Quantum States of Condensed MatterDuncan Haldane
(Princeton)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
07 Nov 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Public Astronomy, Public EngagementDr. Marek Kukula
((Royal Observatory, Greenwich))
Astrophysics Colloquia
07 Nov 2011
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Tight-binding in a new light: Quantum Random Walks in Photonic LatticesProfessor Yaron Silberberg
(Weizmann Institute of Science)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
08 Nov 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Bayesian parameter estimation in high dimensional systemsDr Chris Farmer
(Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
08 Nov 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Monte Carlo Event Generators in Neutrino Oscillation ExperimentsProfessor Steve Dytman
(University of Pittsburgh)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
08 Nov 2011
16:00
Rowlinson Seminar Room, Phys &Theo Chemistry Phase Transitions in a Multispecies Model with Aggregation and Boundary InjectionMustansir Barma
(TIFR)
Softbio
09 Nov 2011
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Introducton to Spin IceClaudio Castelnovo
(Royal Holloway University of London)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
10 Nov 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room A Walker-like circulation on Mars and landing Mars Science LaboratoryStephen Lewis
(Open University)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
10 Nov 2011
13:00
Dalitz Institute A sharp 141 GeV  Higgs prediction from environmental selectionJames Unwin
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
10 Nov 2011
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Electric Dipoles in Spin IceProf  Daniel Khomskii
(University of Cologne, Germany)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
10 Nov 2011
14:30
501 DWB A filamentation instability for streaming cosmic raysBrian Reville
(Oxford/ALP)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
10 Nov 2011
16:15
Fisher Room TBATBA
(TBA)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
10 Nov 2011
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Can we solve the dark matter problem if no new physics is discovered at LHC?Celine Boehm
(Durham University)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
11 Nov 2011
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Real and Counterfactual UniversesProfessor Sir Martin Rees
(Institute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge)
Colloquia seminar
11 Nov 2011
13:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Strongly driven quantum systemsDieter Jaksch
(Oxford)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
14 Nov 2011
12:00
Dobson Lecture Room Tropopause height and stratospheric-tropospheric couplingMark Baldwin
(Northwest Research Associates)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
14 Nov 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Observations of AGN driven feedback at low and high redshiftsDr. Duncan Farrah
((Sussex))
Astrophysics Colloquia
14 Nov 2011
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Coherent Atom Imaging for Matter-Wave Optics.  What are the limits?Professor Wolf von Klitzing
(IESL-FORTH, Crete)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
15 Nov 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre First Evidence for CP violation in charm decays at LHCbDr Matthew Charles
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
15 Nov 2011
16:00
Rowlinson Seminar Room, Phys &Theo Chemistry Development of optical control techniques for aerosols, emulsion droplets and microbubblesDavid McGloin
(Univ of Dundee)
Softbio
16 Nov 2011
11:15
DWB 501 TBANeil Robinson
(Oxford University)
The Forum
17 Nov 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Stratospheric aerosols for geoengineering: research to reduce risks for an insurance policyPeter Davidson
(Davidson Technology Limited)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
17 Nov 2011
13:00
Dalitz Institute Resolving astrophysical uncertainties in dark matter direct detectionFelix Kahlhoefer
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
17 Nov 2011
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Research Opportunities with the e-BEAM FacilityDr Jamie Warner
(Oxford Materials)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
17 Nov 2011
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Lattice constraints for dynamical EW symmetry breaking phenomenologyLuigi del Debbio
(University of Edinburgh)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
18 Nov 2011
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Planets in perspective: in search of a 'big picture' for planetary climate and atmospheric circulationProfessor Peter Read
(Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Department, University of Oxford)
Colloquia seminar
18 Nov 2011
13:00
Fisher Room Statistical Mechanics with Maxwell's equationsTony Maggs
(PCT Paris)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
21 Nov 2011
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Rydberg Atom Spectroscopy: From Non-linear Optics to Deterministic Ion SourcesDr Kevin Weatherill
(Univeristy of Durham)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
21 Nov 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Formation of realistic galaxies in the LCDM Universe; new successes and future challengesProf. Lucio Mayer
((Zurich))
Astrophysics Colloquia
22 Nov 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Climate Change and Geoengineering - Marine Cloud Brightening (MCB)Dr Alan Gadian
(School of Earth and Environment, University of Leeds)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
22 Nov 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Meet our RA'sDr Helen O'Keeffe, Dr Markus Horn, Dr Antonin Vacheret
(University Of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
22 Nov 2011
16:00
Main Lecture Theatre, Phys &Theo Chemistry Dynamic arrest in an amorphous 2D colloidal systemPeter Keim
(Univ of Konstanz)
Softbio
23 Nov 2011
11:15
DWB Fisher Room TBAMaurizio Fagotti
(Oxford University)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
24 Nov 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Use of satellite simulators in model evaluation: application to the study of the short-wave bias in the Southern OceanAlejandro Bodas-Salcedo
(Met. Office)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
24 Nov 2011
13:00
Dalitz Institute On matrix models and Chern-Simons theoryMiguel Tierz
(Institute of Mathematics, Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
24 Nov 2011
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Spin Waves, Magnons and Improbable Adventures in Wave DynamicsMiss Alexy Karenowska
(University of Oxford)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
24 Nov 2011
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Curvatons and other spectatorsKari Enqvist
(University of Helsinki)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
25 Nov 2011
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Quantum Criticality, High Tc Superconductivity & the AdS/CFT Correspondence of String TheoryProfessor Jan Zaanen
(Institute Lorentz for Theoretical Physics, Leiden University, Leiden, The Netherlands)
Colloquia seminar
25 Nov 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Rossby waves and zonons in zonostrophic turbulenceProf. Boris Galperin
(College of Marine Science, University of South Florida)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
25 Nov 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Flavour puzzleGino Isidori
(INFN)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
28 Nov 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Massively Multiplexed IFU surveys: dissecting galaxy evolutionScott Croom
(Sydney)
Astrophysics Colloquia
28 Nov 2011
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quantum Correlations Versus Entanglement in Multipartite SystemsDr Gerardo Adesso
(School of Mathematics, University of Nottingham)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
29 Nov 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Search for New Physics at CMS with Multileptons using 2.1 fb-1Dr Ricahrd Gray
(Rutgers University)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
29 Nov 2011
16:00
Rowlinson Seminar Room, Phys &Theo Chemistry Structure determination of disordered materialsAndrew Goodwin
(Oxford Chemistry)
Softbio
30 Nov 2011
00:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre TBADr. John Grunsfeld
(         )
Astrophysics Colloquia
30 Nov 2011
11:15
DWB 501 The Role of Spin in Some Fractional Quantum Hall Ground StatesSimon Davenport
(Oxford University)
The Forum
01 Dec 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The long-term effect of volcanic forcing on ocean heat content and the 20th-century budget of sea-level changeJonathan Gregory
(University of Reading/Met. Office)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
01 Dec 2011
13:00
Dalitz Institute Solving the Flavor Problem in Warped Extra DimensionsMartin Bauer
(Universität Mainz)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
01 Dec 2011
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Multiferroicity in Helical MagnetsDr Roger Johnson
(University of Oxford)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
01 Dec 2011
14:00
Culham Laboratory Gyrokinetic PIC simulations of global MHD instabilitiesAlexey Mishchenko
(IPP Greifswald)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
01 Dec 2011
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Theory and applications  of QCD jets at the LHCMrinal Dasgupta
(University of Manchester)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
02 Dec 2011
13:00
Fisher Room Ergodicity breaking and ageing in the single particle recordsRalf Metzler
(TU Muenchen)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
07 Dec 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The evolving state of Antarctica and Southern Ocean over the last three decadesNathan Bindoff
(University of Tasmania)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
09 Dec 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Classification of Topological Insulators and Superconductors: the `Ten-Fold Way'Andreas Ludwig
(UCSB)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
09 Dec 2011
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Time-of-Flight Neutron Scattering and the Quantum Spin Ice Ground State of Yb2Ti2O7Prof Bruce D Gaulin
(McMaster University, Ontario, Canada)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
09 Dec 2011
14:30
501 DWB Energy decay laws in rotating, stratified and MHD turbulencePeter Davidson
(Cambridge)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
13 Dec 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Y dwarfs with WISE; the coolest stars in the skyDr Mike Cushing
((Toledo))
Astrophysics Colloquia
16 Dec 2011
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Quantum effects in biologyMartin Plenio
(Ulm)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia