Seminars

Currently showing seminars in 2012

When Location Title Speaker Series
10 Jan 2012
12:30
BIPAC Seminar Room TBATony Bell
(ALP, Oxford)
Brown Bag
16 Jan 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre How much Mass is in Spiral Disks?Professor M.A. Bershady
(University of Wisconsin)
Astrophysics Colloquia
16 Jan 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quantum Correlations Obtained by Four-Wave Mixing in an Atomic VapourDr Luca Guidoni
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
17 Jan 2012
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Direct Statistical Simulation of Jets and instabilitiesProf. Steve Tobias
(Department of Applied Mathematics, University of Leeds)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
17 Jan 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Meet our RAsDr Mark Pipe and Dr Laurence Nevay
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
17 Jan 2012
12:30
BIPAC Seminar Room TBAJames Binney & John Magorrian
(TP, Oxford)
Brown Bag
17 Jan 2012
16:00
Rowlinson Room, Phys Theo Chem Lab DewDaniel Beysens
(CEA & ESPCI, Paris)
Softbio
18 Jan 2012
11:15
Fisher room Continuation of an Introduction to BosonizationNeil Robinson
(Oxford University)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
19 Jan 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute How fast do Neutrinos travel?Alfons Weber (Oxford Particle Physics)
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
19 Jan 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Monitoring chlorophyll fluorescence from space: a new approach to the global assessment of vegetation photosynthesisLuis Guanter
(AOPP, University of Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
19 Jan 2012
14:00
BIPAC Seminar Room Testing General Relativity using the Environmental Dependence of Dark Matter HalosGongbo Zhao
((Portsmouth)  )
Cosmology
19 Jan 2012
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room New Functionalities of Femtosecond Laser Light: Quantum Interference Control of Electrical Currents in Semiconductors and Ultrafast Magneto-Optics in GermaniumProf Markus Betz
(Technical University Dortmund, Germany)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
19 Jan 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Signal-background interference in gg to H to VVNikolas Kauer
(RHUL)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
19 Jan 2012
14:00
K1/0/85 Culham Accurate representation of velocity space using truncated Hermite expansionsJoseph Parker
(OCCAM, Oxford Maths)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
20 Jan 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Renormalisation Group Flows in 4 Dimensions and the `a-theorem'John Cardy
(Oxford)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
23 Jan 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Mirror-mediated cooling of atoms and nanostructuresDr Tim Freegarde
(University of Southampton)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
23 Jan 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Dispersal of Protoplanetary Disks Around Young Stars: The Role of X-RaysProfessor C.J. Clarke
(Institute for Astronomy, Cambridge)
Astrophysics Colloquia
23 Jan 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Understanding organic aerosol composition and aging using aerosol mass spectrometrySally Ng
(Georgia Institute of Technology)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
24 Jan 2012
12:30
BIPAC Seminar Room TBAJulien Devriendt & Adrianne Slyz
(AP, Oxford)
Brown Bag
24 Jan 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Tevatron Perspectives and LegacyProfessor Stefan Soldner-Rembold
(University of Manchester)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
24 Jan 2012
16:00
Rowlinson Room, Phys Theo Chem Lab Colloidal structures of low dimensionalityDusan Babic
(Univ Ljubljana)
Softbio
25 Jan 2012
11:15
DWB seminar room 501 From Fractional Quantum Hall effect to Fractional Chern InsulatorNicholas Regnault
(ENS Paris)
The Forum
26 Jan 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute Scattering Amplitudes, Symmetries, and AdS/CFTMathew Bullimore
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
26 Jan 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room A new framework to study energy in the oceanFabien Roquet
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
26 Jan 2012
14:00
BIPAC Seminar Room TBAAurelie Penin
((OAMP))
Cosmology
26 Jan 2012
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room The Slow, Cold Death of Pinch Points in a Quantum Spin IceNic Shannon
(University of Oxford and Okinawa Institute of Technology, Japan)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
26 Jan 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre The duality between gauge fields and stringsCarlos Nunez
(Swansea)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
27 Jan 2012
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Direct detection of particle dark matter - where do we stand, and where are we going?Professor Dr Laura Baudis
(Department of Physics, University of Zurich)
Colloquia seminar
27 Jan 2012
13:00
Fisher Room Effective temperatures in out of equilibrium systemsLeticia Cugliandolo
(LPTHE, Université Pierre et Marie Curie - Paris VI)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
30 Jan 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre TBADr. J. Gutierez
(Instituto de Astrofisica de Adulacia)
Astrophysics Colloquia
30 Jan 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Protogalactic magnetic field generation in laser  produced shock wavesDr Christopher Murphy
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
31 Jan 2012
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Inertia-gravity waves beyond the inertial latitude and their role in ocean mixingProf. Victor Shrira
(Department of Mathematics, Keele University)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
31 Jan 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Double Chooz first word on Theta 13Dr Anatael Cabrera
(National Institute of nuclear and particle physics (in2p3))
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
31 Jan 2012
12:30
BIPAC Seminar Room TBATim Clifton
(AP, Oxford)
Brown Bag
31 Jan 2012
16:00
Rowlinson Room, Phys Theo Chem Lab The importance of hydrodynamic interactions in the colonial dynamics of micro-organismsEnkeleida Lushi
(Imperial)
Softbio
01 Feb 2012
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Entanglement entropy: insights from the two interval caseErik Tonni
(SISSA)
The Forum
02 Feb 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute Heterotic Standard Models from Line Bundles over Smooth Calabi-Yau Three-foldsAndrei Constantin
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
02 Feb 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room A global perspective on mixing in the ocean surface boundary layerStephen Belcher
(Hadley Centre, Met. Office)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
02 Feb 2012
14:00
BIPAC Seminar Room Maximum Entropy Reasoning for Cosmological Likelihood Functions and MoreSteven Gratton
((Cambridge))
Cosmology
02 Feb 2012
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Topological Insulators Explored via ARPESDr Yulin Chen
(University of Oxford)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
02 Feb 2012
14:30
501 DWB Tutorial on the transition to turbulence in shear flowsRichard Kerswell
(Bristol)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
02 Feb 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Whither SUSY?Graham Ross
(Oxford)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
03 Feb 2012
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Science in the Energy IndustryProfessor Ellen Williams
(Chief Scientist at BP)
Colloquia seminar
06 Feb 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Gas Density Fluctuations in Galaxy ClustersDr. E. Churazov
(MPA Garching)
Astrophysics Colloquia
06 Feb 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room To be announcedDr Tim Goldsack
(AWE, Aldermaston)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
07 Feb 2012
12:30
BIPAC Seminar Room The Flying Spaghetti Monster: the impact of magnetic fields on ram pressure stripping in galaxiesMateusz Ruszkowski
(U of Michigan, Ann Arbor)
Brown Bag
07 Feb 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre TBCProfessor Dave Wark
(Imperial College London)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
07 Feb 2012
16:00
Rowlinson Room, Phys Theo Chem Lab Biological networks: from function to structureOlivier Martin
(Univ Paris Sud)
Softbio
08 Feb 2012
11:15
DWB 501 Loop statistics in the Coulomb phaseLudovic Jaubert
(Max Plank Dresden)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
09 Feb 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute Moduli stabilisation of homogeneous spacesErik Svanes
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
09 Feb 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The influence of the variability of the meridional overturning circulation on the atmospheric circulationClaude Frankignoul
(Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
09 Feb 2012
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Condensed Matter Physics Sub-Department Meetingn/a
(Condensed Matter Physics)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
09 Feb 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Simple random graph models for scale dependent spectral dimensionJohn Wheater
(Oxford)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
10 Feb 2012
13:00
Fisher Room Collective Phenomena in Active SystemsErwin Frey
(LMU, Munich)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
13 Feb 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Antimatter plasmas in a Penning-Ioffe trap: towards the spectroscopy of trapped antihydrogenDr Steve Kolthammer
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
13 Feb 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre TBAProfessor Y. Ellsworth
(University of Birmingham)
Astrophysics Colloquia
14 Feb 2012
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room "An 80% chance of confusion" - or - Can people make use of probabilistic weather forecasts?Liz Stephens
(School of Geographical Sciences, University of Bristol)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
14 Feb 2012
12:30
BIPAC Seminar Room TBAJo Dunkley
(AP, Oxford)
Brown Bag
14 Feb 2012
16:00
Rowlinson Room, Phys Theo Chem Lab Force generation in the lamellipodia of crawling cellsTom Duke
(UCL)
Softbio
14 Feb 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Latest Results from the CMS Experiment at the LHC and their contextProfessor Ian Shipsey
(Purdue University)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
15 Feb 2012
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Statistics of current activity fluctuations in asymmetric flow with exclusionSergio de Queiroz
(Instituto de Fisica, UFRJ, Rio de Janeiro)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
16 Feb 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute Wilsonian renormalisation group and the cut-off scale from AdS/CFTSaso Grozdanov
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
16 Feb 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Global cloud properties on Venus from orbital infrared spectroscopyJo Barstow
(AOPP, University of Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
16 Feb 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre An overview of Horava gravityThomas Sotiriou
(SISSA)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
16 Feb 2012
15:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quantum Criticality and Novel Phases -SEMINAR START AT 3.00PM!!-Prof Dr Philipp Gegenwart
(University of Goettingen)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
17 Feb 2012
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Society's Growing Vulnerability to Natural Hazards and Implications for Weather and Climate ResearchProfessor Julia Slingo
(Met Office Chief Scientist)
Colloquia seminar
17 Feb 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Entanglement and real-space renormalization group methods for strongly correlated quantum many-body systemsFrank Verstraete
(Wien)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
20 Feb 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Towards trapped-ion quantum information experiments at ETH ZurichProfessor Dr Jonathan Home
(ETH Zurich)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
20 Feb 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Starburst Feedback from Super Star Cluster to Galaxy ScalesDr. M. Westmoquette
(European Southern Observatory)
Astrophysics Colloquia
21 Feb 2012
12:30
BIPAC Seminar Room TBAPhilipp Podsiadlowski
(AP, Oxford)
Brown Bag
21 Feb 2012
16:00
Rowlinson Room, Phys Theo Chem Lab What is buoyancy? Surprises and puzzles in sedimentationRoberto Piazza
(Univ Milano)
Softbio
21 Feb 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Symmetry and truthProfessor Regina Demina
(University of Rochester)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
22 Feb 2012
11:15
DWB Fisher Room On the initial states after a quantum quench in an integrable  field theorySpyros Sotiriadis
(SISSA)
The Forum
23 Feb 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room European winters and stratosphere-troposphere interactionAdam Scaife
(Hadley Centre, Met Office)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
23 Feb 2012
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Are We Thinking about Our Data the Right Way?Dr Nick Jones
(Imperial College London)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
23 Feb 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Cosmology and the noncommutative approach to the Standard ModelMairi Sakellariadou
(KCL)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
23 Feb 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute The νMSM and astrophysicsKyle Allison
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
23 Feb 2012
14:00
K1/0/85 Culham Pushing gyrokinetics to the limitColin Roach
(CCFE)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
23 Feb 2012
14:00
K1/0/85 Culham Gyrokinetic quasi-linear modelling of turbulent transport in tokamaksClarisse Bourdelle
(CEA Cadarache)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
24 Feb 2012
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Fast imaging: from speed trains to mass spectrometry to collidersDr Andrei Nomerotski
(Particle Physics Department, University of Oxford)
Colloquia seminar
24 Feb 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Viscosity, quark gluon plasma, and string theoryDam Thanh Son
(Washington)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
24 Feb 2012
13:00
Fisher Room Quantum Spin Nematics : What they are, where to look for them, and how to check you've found one.Nic Shannon
(University of Oxford and Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
27 Feb 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Engineering pure single photons for optical quantum technologiesDr Christoph Soeller
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
27 Feb 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Massive Stars Near the Eddington LimitDr. G. Grafner
(Potsdam)
Astrophysics Colloquia
28 Feb 2012
12:30
BIPAC Seminar Room TBALance Miller
(AP, Oxford)
Brown Bag
01 Mar 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Giant sea-salt aerosols and warm rain formation: observations, process models and towards use in climate modelsJorgen Jensen
(National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
01 Mar 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Electrical conductivity and photoemission from SYM plasmas at finite couplingMartin Schvellinger
(La Plata, Buenos Aires)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
01 Mar 2012
14:30
501 DWB 2D/3D Visualization of MHD instabilites and turbulence in KSTARHyeon Park
(POSTECH)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
02 Mar 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Secret Life of Scattering AmplitudesDavid Skinner
(PI)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
02 Mar 2012
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory The Ocean Circulation and Climate ChangeProfessor Carl Wunsch
(Department of Earth, Atmospheric & Planetary Sciences Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA)
Colloquia seminar
05 Mar 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Laboratory Astrophysics and High Energy Laser Development at Imperial CollegeProfessor Roland Smith
(Imperial College)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
05 Mar 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre TBAProf. P. Bonifacio
(lObservatoire de Meudon)
Astrophysics Colloquia
06 Mar 2012
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Lagrangian representation of microphysics in numerical models. Formulation and application to cloud geo-engineering problemsDr Miroslaw Andrejczuk
(AOPP, Oxford)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
06 Mar 2012
12:30
BIPAC Seminar Room Direct Detection of Dark MatterFelix Kahlhoefer
(TP, Oxford)
Brown Bag
06 Mar 2012
16:00
Rowlinson Room, Phys Theo Chem Lab KTHNY in two-dimensional colloidal crystalsGeorg Maret
(Univ Konstanz)
Softbio
06 Mar 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Artificial periodic surface structures for particle acceleration and compact sources of coherent radiationDr Ivan Konoplev
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
07 Mar 2012
11:15
DWB 501 Lessons on  entanglement entropy from exactly solvable lattice modelsFabio Franchini
(SISSA)
The Forum
08 Mar 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Medium-range ensemble forecasting at ECMWFMartin Leutbecher
(ECMWF)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
08 Mar 2012
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Synthesis and Crystal Growth of Novel Materials at High Pressure and TemperatureDr Amir Abbas Haghighirad
(Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt/Main, Germany)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
08 Mar 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute Deep Inelastic Scattering from Holographic Spin-One HadronsSebastian Macaluso
(Universidad Nacional de La Plata)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
08 Mar 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Chern-Simons Theories with Vector FermionsShiroman Prakash
(Tata Institute, Bombay)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
09 Mar 2012
13:00
Fisher Room Dynamics of thermalisation and decoherenceDerek Lee
(Imperial College, London)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
12 Mar 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room SPECIAL SEMINAR:  Exploring the Physics of Disorder with Bose-Einstein CondensatesProfessor Giovanni Modugno
(LENS, Universita di Firenze)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
13 Mar 2012
12:30
BIPAC Seminar Room TBAJoe Silk
(AP, Oxford)
Brown Bag
13 Mar 2012
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Turbulence, mixing and phytoplankton blooms at ocean frontsDr John Taylor
(Dept. of Applied Mathematics & Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
13 Mar 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Standard Model Higgs boson searches at the Large Hadron ColliderDr Aleandro Nisati
(Universit degli Studi di Roma)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
15 Mar 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Regional climate sensitivity and response to volcanic forcing in Middle East and North AfricaGera Stenchikov
(King Abdullah University of Science and Technology)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
19 Mar 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre TBAProf. J.I. Read
(ETH Zürich)
Astrophysics Colloquia
20 Mar 2012
12:30
BIPAC Seminar Room TBAChris Lintott
(AP, Oxford)
Brown Bag
20 Mar 2012
11:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Magnetic Properties of The PyroxenesDr Sergey Streltsov
(Institute of Metal Physics, Ekaterinburg, Russia)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
22 Mar 2012
11:30
Dobson Room Seasonal variations of hydrocarbons in Saturn's stratosphere from Cassini-CIRSJames Sinclair
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
22 Mar 2012
12:00
Dobson Room A semi-annual oscillation of Martian climate using data assimilationTao (LJ) Ruan
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
29 Mar 2012
11:30
Dobson Room Capacitive transducer development for ultrasonic anemometry on MarsEurion Leonard-Pugh
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
29 Mar 2012
12:00
Dobson Room Scales of variability of black carbon aerosol plumesNatalie Weigum
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
11 Apr 2012
14:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room SPECIAL SEMINAR: Jets, Clumps and Towers: Astrophysical Outflows in the Sky and the LabDr Adam Frank
(University of Rochester)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
12 Apr 2012
11:30
Dobson Room Stochastic or deterministic? That is the questionHannah Arnold
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
12 Apr 2012
14:00
K1/0/85 Culham Subcritical GK turbulence and how to kill itAlex Schekochihin
(TP, Oxford)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
16 Apr 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Dwarf Galaxies as Keystones to Galaxy Evolution: Effects of Metallicity on the Gas and Dust PropertiesDr. S. Madden
(Saclay)
Astrophysics Colloquia
18 Apr 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The response of mean and extreme precipitation to climate change: theory, simulations, and observationsPaul O'Gorman
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
24 Apr 2012
16:00
Rowlinson Room, Phys Theo Chem Lab The Orchestral Brain: Coding with Correlated NeuronsRava da Silveira
(Laboratoire de Physique Statistique de lENS, Paris)
Softbio
24 Apr 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Observation of Mixing Angle theta13 in the Daya Bay Reactor Antineutrino ExperimentProfessor Kirk T McDonald
(Princeton University)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
25 Apr 2012
11:15
TBA Topological phase transition in a network model with preferential attachment and node removalDavid Sherrington
(Oxford University)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
26 Apr 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre On the effective string theory of confining flux tubesMike Teper
(Oxford)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
26 Apr 2012
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Cavity Quantum Electrodynamics in Superconducting CircuitsDr Peter Leek
(University of Oxford)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
26 Apr 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute Closing in on Asymmetric Dark MatterJames Unwin
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
27 Apr 2012
10:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Graphite Particles as Scaffolds for Enzyme Catalysis: from Spectroscopic Study to Applications in Bio-SynthesisDr Kylie Vincent
(University of Oxford, Chemistry)
Biological Physics
27 Apr 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The diversity of extrasolar planetary systems: Clues to planet formation and migrationJohn C B Papaloizou
(DAMTP, Cambridge)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
30 Apr 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room A Quantum Network with Individual Qubits of Light and MatterProfessor Gerhard Rempe
(Max-Planck-Institut fur Quantenoptik, Garching)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
30 Apr 2012
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Condensates and Caustics for the Curious: a Magnon ExtravaganzaProf Burkard Hillebrands // Prof Andrei Slavin
(Technical University Kaiserslautern, Germany // Oakland University, USA)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
30 Apr 2012
18:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre Cooking, Fishing and Jogging through Phase Space: A Practical Guide to Discovering (and Understanding) New MaterialsProf Paul C Canfield
(Iowa State University, USA)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
30 Apr 2012
14:00
Dobson Lecture Room The aerosol-cloud-precipitation system: in search of simplicityGraham Feingold
(NOAA)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
30 Apr 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Astrometry Lost and RegainedDr. E. Hoeg
(Niels Bohr Institute)
Astrophysics Colloquia
01 May 2012
16:00
Rowlinson Room, Phys Theo Chem Lab The impact of flow on microbial ecology: phytoplankton patchiness and bacterial biofilm development in porous mediaWilliam Durham
(Department of Zoology, Oxford University)
Softbio
01 May 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Search for New Physics with LHCbDr Christopher Thomas
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
02 May 2012
11:15
Fisher Room The hard hexagon model in statistical mechanics, the golden number and Rogers-Ramanujan identitiesRodney J Baxter
(Australian National University)
The Forum
03 May 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute A Tentative Gamma-Ray Line from Dark Matter Annihilation at the Fermi Large Area TelescopeKai Schmidt-Hoberg
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
03 May 2012
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room STM Studies of Correlated Electron States in DichalcogenidesDr Isabel Guillamon
(University of Bristol)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
03 May 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre 3D Ising Model as a Conformal Field TheorySlava Rychkov
(ENS/Univ Paris 6)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
03 May 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Perchlorate and organics in mid-latitudes on Mars and implications for the search for lifeChris McKay
(NASA Ames)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
04 May 2012
13:00
Fisher Room Multiplets in the Entanglement SpectrumAri Turner
(University of Amsterdam)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
04 May 2012
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory In Vivo Single-Molecule Biochemistry of Bacterial Chromosome ProcessingProf Dave Sherratt
(University of Oxford, Biochemistry)
Biological Physics
08 May 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre From Muon Decays to Grand Unified Theories - The MEG ExperimentProfessor Toshinori Mori
(International Centre for Elementary Particle Physics, The University of Tokyo)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
09 May 2012
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Quantum Braiding Statistics and Quantum Hall InterferometrySteve Simon
(Oxford university)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
09 May 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre A Molecular Deep FieldDr. C. Carilli
(NRAO)
Astrophysics Colloquia
10 May 2012
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room CMP Sub-Departmental Meetingn/a
(University of Oxford)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
10 May 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute Moduli stabilisation and inflation in type IIB compactificationsFrancisco Pedro
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
10 May 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Towards understanding spectrum of string theory dual to maximally supersymmetric Yang-Mills theoryArkady Tseytlin
(Imperial College)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
10 May 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room A particular problem: a discussion of key issues, uncertainties and impacts of atmospheric organic aerosolCollete Heald
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
11 May 2012
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Academic Intellectual Property and Consulting - Increasing Impact and Income (an Introduction to ISIS Innovation and Consulting)Dr Mark Gostock and Mr Gurinder Punn
(ISIS Innovation)
Biological Physics
11 May 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Information Flow: tracing a path through Logic, Computation, Topology and PhysicsSamson Abramsky
(Oxford)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
14 May 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Exoplanets and how different they are from Our Own Solar SystemProfessor T. Mazeh
(Tel Aviv University)
Astrophysics Colloquia
14 May 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Magnetic Fields in Cosmic StructureProfessor Francesco Miniati
(ETH Zurich)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
15 May 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The MoEDAL-LHC Experiment - Searching for Magnetic Charge and Massive Stable Particles at the LHCProfessor James Pinfold
(University of Alberta)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
15 May 2012
16:00
Rowlinson Room, Phys Theo Chem Lab Unraveling free energy landscapes of nucleic acids by mechanically unzipping single moleculesFelix Ritort
(University of Barcelona)
Softbio
15 May 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The Revival of Jupiter's South Equatorial Belt.Dr John H Rogers
(University of Cambridge and Director, Jupiter Section of BAAS)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
15 May 2012
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Entropy production, dissipation and irreversibility: ideas and applications for studying climate systemsDr Pascale Salvatore
(Meteorologisches Institut, University of Hamburg)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
16 May 2012
11:15
Seminar room 501 Scattering theory of topological insulatorsAnton Akhmerov
(University of Leiden)
The Forum
17 May 2012
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room A Kohn Luttinger Perspective on Topological SuperconductivityDr Ronny Thomale
(Stanford University)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
17 May 2012
14:30
501 DWB Plasma turbulence experiments at UCLA and UW Madison: nonlinear instabilities, turbulent transport with flow shear, stirring unmagnetised plasma, measuring Braginskii viscosityTroy Carter & Cary Forest
(UCLA & UW Madison)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
17 May 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute Anomalies and transport in QFTs at finite temperturePiotr Surowka
(Vrije Universiteit Brussel)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
17 May 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Does surface buoyancy forcing drive the large-scale ocean circulation?Andy Hogg
(Australian National University, Canberra)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
17 May 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Counting dark matter particles in LHC eventsBen Gripaios
(Cavendish Lab, Cambridge)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
18 May 2012
13:00
Fisher Room Collective behaviour in suspensions of swimming micro-organismsTim Pedley
(DAMTP, University of Cambridge)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
18 May 2012
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Musculoskeletal MechanobiologyDr Mark Thompson
(University of Oxford, Engineering)
Biological Physics
18 May 2012
16:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre Cherwell-Simon Lecture -Quantum Games and Quantum Information-Prof Anton Zeilinger
(University of Vienna and Scientific Director of the Institute of Quantum Optics and Quantum Information of the Austrian Academy of Sciences)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
18 May 2012
16:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre Quantum Games and Quantum InformationProfessor Anton Zeilinger
(University of Vienna and Scientific Director of the Institute of Quantum Optics and Quantum Information of the Austrian Academy of Sciences)
Colloquia seminar
21 May 2012
11:00
DWB 501 Quantum flutter of supersonic particles in one-dimensional quantum liquidsCharles Mathy
(Harvard University)
The Forum
21 May 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Supermassive Black Holes in Cosmic Structure FormationProfessor Tiziana Di Matteo
(Carnegie Mellon University)
Astrophysics Colloquia
21 May 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Nonlinear spectroscopy with tailored pulsesProfessor Dr Marcus Motzkus
(Physikalish-Chemisches Institut, Heidelberg)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
22 May 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Searches for new physics at ATLASDr Alan Barr
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
24 May 2012
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Musr Studies of Spin-Ice MaterialsDr Sarah Dunsiger
(TU Munich, Germany)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
24 May 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Seiberg duality versus hidden local symmetrySteve Abel
(IPPP Durham)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
24 May 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Understanding climate model biases in southern hemisphere midlatitude variabilityIsla Simpson
(University of Toronto)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
25 May 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Flexibility and Mobility of FrameworksMike Thorpe
(Arizona State)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
25 May 2012
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory DNA Polymerase I: Energy Landscapes for Fingers Closing and DNA BendingDr Johannes Hohlbein
(University of Oxford, Physics)
Biological Physics
28 May 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Cosmology with a Billion 3D Pixels: The Structure of the Intergalactic Medium from SDSS3 BOSS Quasar Absorption SpectraDr. R. Croft
(Carnegie Mellon University)
Astrophysics Colloquia
28 May 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Extreme Nonlienar OpticsProfessor Dr Jens Biegert
(ICFO, Spain)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
29 May 2012
16:00
Rowlinson Room, Phys Theo Chem Lab Shaping Colloids for Self-AssemblyStefano Sacanna
(New York University)
Softbio
29 May 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Search for Bs -> mu+mu- decays at CMSProfessor Urs Langenegger
(CERN)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
30 May 2012
11:15
DWB Seminar room 501 Non-equilibrium phases of coupled matter-light systemsJonathan Keeling
(Saint Andrews University)
The Forum
31 May 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room pi Electron Systems --- Graphene and Aromatic Superconductors -SEMINAR STARTS AT 11.30 AM!!!Prof Hideo Aoki
(University of Tokyo, Japan)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
31 May 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute Soft SUSY breaking terms from anisotropic compactificationsStephen Angus
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
31 May 2012
14:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre Sir Martin Wood Prize Lecture - Terahertz Wave Detection Based on Low-Dimensional Electron SystemsDr Yukio Kawano
(Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
31 May 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Stochastic physics in operational weather forecast and climate modelsGlenn Shutts
(ECMWF/Met Office)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
31 May 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre MFV SUSY: A natural theory for R-Parity violationBen Heidenreich
(Cornell)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
31 May 2012
14:00
Culham, Pease Room Locality of nonlinear couplings in gyrokinetic turbulence, implications for the universality of interactionsBogdan Teaca
(EPFL (Lausanne))
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
01 Jun 2012
13:00
Fisher Room Non-locality and Non-universality for wetting transitions in the 3D Ising modelAndrew Parry
(Imperial College, London)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
01 Jun 2012
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory F1-ATPase: Structure and FunctionMr Bastiaan Leerkotte
(University of Oxford, Physics)
Biological Physics
05 Jun 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Joseph Rotblat: The Neutron, The Bomb and its ConsequencesDr Martin Underwood
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
07 Jun 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute High temperature pure gauge theory and a simple effective actionChris Korthals Altes
(CNRS Marseille, France)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
07 Jun 2012
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Cyclometallated Iridium(III) Complexes: Shape up The Spectra!Dr Etienne Baranoff
(University of Birmingham)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
07 Jun 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre An alternative subtraction scheme for NLO QCDTania Robens
(Dresden)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
07 Jun 2012
11:30
Hooke Meeting Room (continues Friday, Monday, 1130-1245, 1400-1515) Inverse methods, data assimilation and state estimation - a heuristic approach (graduate lectures, 1 of 6)Carl Wunsch
(George Eastman Visiting Professor)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
08 Jun 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Spinors, Strings and Superconductors: The challenges of a new era in Theoretical PhysicsPiers Coleman
(Rutgers & RHUL)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
08 Jun 2012
14:00
Adurey Wood Seminar Room SPECIAL SEMINAR: Occam's Quantum Razor: How Quantum Mechanics can reduce the complexity of Classical ModelsDr Mile GU
(National University of Singapore)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
08 Jun 2012
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Single-Molecule Insights into Lagging-Strand DNA SynthsesisDr Tim Craggs
(University of Oxford, Physics)
Biological Physics
11 Jun 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Exploring the Local Universe with Massive StarsDr. B. Davies
(Institute of Astronomy, Cambridge)
Astrophysics Colloquia
11 Jun 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Towards integrated optics at the nanoscale: examples off quantum devicesDr Christophe Couteau
(Laboratoire de Nanotechnologie et d'Instrumentation Optique (LNIO) Université de Technologie de Troyes)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
12 Jun 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Results from the latest run of the CRESST-II Dark Matter SearchDr Franz Probst
(Max-Planck Institut fur Physik)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
12 Jun 2012
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room The role of atmospheric dynamics in ozone-climate couplingProf Ted Shepherd
(Grantham Professor in Climate Science, University of Reading)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
13 Jun 2012
11:15
DWB 501 Bulk Probes of Topological Insulators and SuperconductorsNoah Bray-Ali
(Joint Quantum Institute, National Institute of Standards and Technology)
The Forum
14 Jun 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute TBARaoul Rontsch
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
14 Jun 2012
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Magnetism and Superconductivity: New Era of Convergence in Condensed Matter PhysicsProf Piers Coleman
(Rutgers University, New Jersey, USA)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
14 Jun 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The climate and habitability of planets orbiting red dwarf starsManoj Joshi
(University of East Anglia)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
14 Jun 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Warped extra dimensional investigations *CANCELLED*K Sridhar *has cancelled visit*
(Tata Institute, Bombay)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
15 Jun 2012
13:00
Fisher Room Effects of interactions and topology on electron localizationJoel Moore
(University of California Berkeley)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
15 Jun 2012
14:00
501 DWB Gamma-ray bursts, cosmic-ray origins, and plasma physicsKunihito Ioka
(KEK Tsukuba)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
15 Jun 2012
16:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Muon (g-2); Beyond or within the Standard Model? The new Fermilab experiment E989Professor B. Lee Roberts
(Boston University)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
15 Jun 2012
10:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Understanding Body Axis Patterning Through Advanced Live Cell ImagingDr Timothy Weil
(University of Oxford, Biochemistry)
Biological Physics
15 Jun 2012
11:30
Dobson Room Surprises in radiative forcing: what chemicals are changing our climateSusan Solomon
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
18 Jun 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre TBADr. P. Marshall
(University of Oxford)
Astrophysics Colloquia
20 Jun 2012
11:15
Fisher room TBARomain Vasseur
(Ecole Nationale Superieure)
The Forum
21 Jun 2012
12:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre SPECIAL COLLOQUIUM: Spinning atoms with light: a new twist on atom opticsProfessor William D Phillips
(Winner of the Nobel Prize in Physics, 1997 (N.I.S.T.))
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
21 Jun 2012
16:15
Fisher Room Classical dynamics in matrix models and holographyDavid Berenstein
(UCSB)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
21 Jun 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute Unravelling Z' bosonsLorenzo Basso
(Universitaet Freiburg)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
21 Jun 2012
11:30
Dobson Room The volcanic effect on climate and sulphate aerosol geoengineeringSimon Driscoll
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
21 Jun 2012
12:00
Dobson Room Tropical regime changesEd Gryspeerdt
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
28 Jun 2012
11:30
Dobson Room How does the QBO affect the stratospheric polar vortex?Peter Watson
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
28 Jun 2012
12:00
Dobson Room Characterization of the habitability of sub-surface Mars: rationale, methods and technologyLauren Fletcher
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
29 Jun 2012
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room The complex physics of climate change and climate sensitivity: a grand unification?Michael Ghil
(Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
02 Jul 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room SPECIAL SEMINAR: High-Performance Infrared Diode Lasers No Longer an OxymoronProfessor Jerry Meyer
(Naval Research Laboratory, USA)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
04 Jul 2012
11:15
Fisher room From the topological invariants to the edge states of the topological insulators.Victor Gurarie
(University of Colorado, Boulder)
The Forum
05 Jul 2012
11:30
Hooke Meeting Room The final nail in the coffin of potential temperature in the oceanTrevor McDougall
(University of New South Wales)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
05 Jul 2012
15:30
BIPAC Conference Room Microtearing turbulence: magnetic stochasticity and transport in tokamaksFrank Jenko
(IPP Garching)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
10 Jul 2012
11:00
501 DWB Alignment, cross helicity and residual energy: quantifying the effect of correlation in MHD turbulenceRobert Wicks
(NASA Goddard)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
11 Jul 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room SPECIAL SEMINAR: Discord and Quantum Computational ResourcesAharon Brodutch
(University of Waterloo and Macquarie University)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
12 Jul 2012
11:00
501 DWB Magnetic phase transitions in plasmas and transport barrier formationEmilia Solano
(CIEMAT/JET)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
17 Jul 2012
13:00
501 DWB Comparison between ion temperature profile stiffness observations and nonlinear gyrokinetic simulationsJonathan Citrin
(DIFFER)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
19 Jul 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Reactive contact discontinuities: the devil is in the detailsJon Reisner
(Los Alamos National Laboratory)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
19 Jul 2012
15:00
K1/0/85, Culham Intrinsic rotation model and initial comparisons with experimentFelic Parra
(MIT)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
19 Jul 2012
14:00
Culham, K1/0/85 Turbulent transport and heating of impuritiesMichael Barnes
(MIT)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
14 Aug 2012
11:00
501 DWB Subcritical excitation of MRI turbulence in accretion discsFrancois Rincon
(U de Toulouse)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
16 Aug 2012
14:00
K1/0/85, Culham Nonlinear error-field penetration in low density Ohmically heated tokamak plasmasRichard Fitzpatrick
(UT Austin)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
21 Aug 2012
11:00
501 DWB Intrinsic 3D behaviour of magnetic reconnection and Kelvin-Helmholtz instabilities at the Earths magnetopauseFrancesco Califano
(U of Pisa)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
10 Sep 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The myth of the 1970s global cooling scientific consensus: the evolution of integrated climate change scienceTom Peterson
(NOAA National Climatic Data Centre)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
20 Sep 2012
11:00
501 DWB Confinement in JET with the ITER like Be/W wall: why do we need to study the core turbulent transportMarc Beurskens
(JET/CCFE)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
21 Sep 2012
16:00
tbc Dirac Fermions in HgTe Quantum WellsProf Dr Laurens Molenkamp
(University of Wuerzburg, Germany)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
27 Sep 2012
14:00
Culham K1/0/85 Plasma turbulence in the solar windChristopher Chen
(SSL, UC Berkeley)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
01 Oct 2012
12:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre LUX and LZ (LUX-ZEPLIN): Large Liquid Xe Detectors Searching for Particle Dark MatterProfessor Richard Gaitskell
(Brown University)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
04 Oct 2012
11:00
501 DWB Stellarator and tokamak plasmas: a brief comparisonPer Helander
(IPP Greifswald)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
04 Oct 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Three-minute introductionsParticle Theory Group
(Oxford)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
05 Oct 2012
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Terahertz Spectroscopy: A Useful Tool in the Biological SciencesDr Enrique Castro Camus
(Centro de Investigaciones en Optica A.C., Mexico)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
08 Oct 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Propagation of Cosmic Rays in the Milky WayDr Gwenael Giacinti
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
09 Oct 2012
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room From sea ice to turbine blades: stability and optimal fluxes in mushy-layer convectionDr Andrew Wells
(AOPP, Oxford)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
09 Oct 2012
16:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre Single molecules meet systems biology: nucleic acid polymerases at work in single E.coli cellsAchilles Kapanidis
(Oxford)
Softbio
09 Oct 2012
13:30
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre 2012: The year of the bosonDr Chris Hays
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
09 Oct 2012
16:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Single Molecules Meet Systems Biology: Nucleic Acid Polymerases at Work in Single E.coli CellsDr Achillefs Kapanidis
(University of Oxford)
Biological Physics
10 Oct 2012
11:15
Fisher room Critical manifolds, graph polynomials, and exact solvabilityProf. Jesper Jacobsen
(Ecole Nationale Superieure)
The Forum
11 Oct 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Very light neutralinosHerbi Dreiner
(University of Bonn)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
11 Oct 2012
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Going Ballistic! How the fundamental physics of supernova winds maps onto galaxy propertiesMartin Stringer
(Observatoire de Paris-Meudon)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
11 Oct 2012
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Probing the High Energy Spin Dynamics in the High-Tc CupratesDr Mark P M Dean
(Brookhaven National Laboratory, Long Island, USA)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
11 Oct 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB On 'Dynamical breaking of Supersymmetry'Joe Conlon
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
11 Oct 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Impure snow - photochemistry over snow-pack: a reviewChris Hepplewhite
(AOPP, University of Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
12 Oct 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Rotation and convection in the SunSteve Balbus
(Oxford)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
15 Oct 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Inertial Confinement Fusion experiments on the National Ignition Facility - on the road to produce a microscopic star in the laboratoryDr Siegfried Glenzer
(Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
15 Oct 2012
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Dynamics of Extrasolar Planetary SystemsDr. C. Terquem
(University of Oxford)
Astrophysics Colloquia
16 Oct 2012
16:00
JSR Seminar Room, PTCL Tuning into noise using holographic optical tweezersArran Curran
(Oxford)
Softbio
16 Oct 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Joseph Rotblat: The Neutron, The Bomb and its ConsequencesDr Martin Underwood
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
17 Oct 2012
11:15
DWB seminar room 501 TBAEliot Kapit
(Oxford University)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
18 Oct 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Bridging scales in global climate system modelingTodd Ringler
(Los Alamos National Laboratory)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
18 Oct 2012
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Electron-Phonon Coupling in the Presence of Charge-Orbital Ordering in Magnetite FE3O4Dr Moritz Hoesch
(Diamond Light Source Ltd, Didcot)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
18 Oct 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre, Denys Wilkinson Building Supersymmetry in the shadow of photiniMasha Baryakhtar
(Stanford University)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
18 Oct 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Return of the Analytic S-MatrixMathew Bullimore
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
19 Oct 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Information transmission in small gene regulatory networksAleksandra Walczak
(Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
19 Oct 2012
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Colicins: Antibacterial Proteins that Signal Their Intention to Kill E.coli CellsDr Colin Kleanthous
(University of Oxford, Biochemistry)
Biological Physics
22 Oct 2012
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Massive Galaxy Evolution in Dense EnvironmentsProfessor S. Yi,
(Yonsei University)
Astrophysics Colloquia
22 Oct 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Equilibrium and non-equilibrium dynamics in the quantum regimeDr Janet Anders
(University College London)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
23 Oct 2012
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Mesoscale diabatic processes in extratropical cyclonesDr Oscar Martinez-Alvarado
(Dept. of Meteorology, University of Reading)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
23 Oct 2012
16:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory The Physics of HearingProf Robijn Briunsma
(UCLA Physics and Astronomy)
Biological Physics
23 Oct 2012
16:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre Physics of HearingRobijn Bruinsma
(UCLA)
Softbio
23 Oct 2012
13:30
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Observation of a new boson at a mas of 125 GeV at CMSDr Serguei Ganjour
(CEA/Saclay)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
24 Oct 2012
11:15
Fisher room TBAProf. Shahin Rouhani
(Sharif university/ Newton Institute)
The Forum
25 Oct 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Investigating Jupiter and beyond from space and in the labRoland Young
(AOPP, University of Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
25 Oct 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute SESAME: The door opens?Eliezer Rabinovici
(Racah Institute of Physics, The Hebrew University, Jerusalem)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
25 Oct 2012
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Condensed Matter Physics Sub-Department Meetingn/a
(n/a)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
25 Oct 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre, Denys Wilkinson Building (In) Stabilities and complementarity in AdS/CFTEliezer Rabinovici
(Hebrew University, Jerusalem)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
26 Oct 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Search space topology, algorithmic information theory and biological evolutionArd Louis
(Oxford)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
26 Oct 2012
17:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory, Parks Road, Oxford LSST (Large Synoptic Survey Telescope): New Science FrontiersProfessor J Anthony Tyson
(Director LSST, University of California)
Colloquia seminar
29 Oct 2012
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre AGN and Star Formation Feedback throughout the Cosmic EpochsProfessor R. Maiolino
(MRAO Cambridge)
Astrophysics Colloquia
29 Oct 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Molecular spectroscopy and gas probling using laser-induced gratingsDr Dimitrii Kozlov
(General Physics Institute, Russian Academy of Science)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
30 Oct 2012
16:00
JSR Seminar Room, PTCL Fluctuations, phase transitions, and capillary phenomena in confined granular matterRodrigo Soto
(Chile)
Softbio
30 Oct 2012
13:30
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre muon cooling/MICE/Neutrino FactoriesDr Victoria Blackmore
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
31 Oct 2012
11:15
DWB seminar room Three-dimensional topological lattice models with surface anyonsCurt Von Keyserlingk
(Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
01 Nov 2012
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quantum Phonon OscillationsDr Bill Buyers
(The Canadian Institute for Neuron Scattering, Ontario, Canada)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
01 Nov 2012
11:00
501 DWB On the dynamical stability of weakly collisional plasmas with thermal and composition gradientsMartin Pessah
(Niels Bohr Institute)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
01 Nov 2012
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Freezing and melting: the origin and destruction of universal dark matter cusps through the maximum entropy principleAndrew Pontzen
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
01 Nov 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Black Holes: Complementarity or Firewalls?Lukas Witkowski
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
01 Nov 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The role of stratospheric water vapour in climate: radiative and dynamical perspectivesAmanda Maycock
(University of Cambridge)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
01 Nov 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Parton distributions with LHC dataJuan Rojo
(CERN, Geneva)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
02 Nov 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Spontaneous symmetry breaking as a route to cellular locomotionMichael Cates
(University of Edinburgh)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
05 Nov 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Microwave Driven Quantum Logic Gates in 43Ca+Dr David Allcock
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
05 Nov 2012
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre TBADr. C. Maraston
(ICG Portsmouth)
Astrophysics Colloquia
06 Nov 2012
13:30
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre A review of Dark Matter From a Particle Physics PerspectiveDr Malcolm Fairbairn
(Kings College London)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
06 Nov 2012
16:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Are Bacteria Playing Tit-for-Tat?Prof David Bensimon
(Ecole Normale Superieure Physics)
Biological Physics
06 Nov 2012
16:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre Are bacteria playing tit-for-tat?David Bensimon
(LPS-ENS)
Softbio
06 Nov 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room SPECIAL SEMINAR: Combining High Resolution and Ultrafast MeasurementsDr Thomas Schultz
(Max-Born Institute, Berlin)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
06 Nov 2012
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Nonlinear sensitivity analysis: triggering turbulence as an exemplarProf. Richard Kerswell FRS
(Dept. of Mathematics, University of Bristol)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
07 Nov 2012
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Symmetry breaking in a topological phase: the S-matrix as a non-local order parameterJesper Romers
(Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
08 Nov 2012
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Soaring through the Galaxy at 1/3000 the Speed of LightRobin Shelton
(University of Georgia)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
08 Nov 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Changes in the atmospheric hydrological cycle in response to global warmingBrian Soden
(University of Miami)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
08 Nov 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Tensor modes on the string theory landscapeAlexander Westphal
(DESY, Hamburg)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
08 Nov 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Forward top quark physicsRhorry Gauld
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
09 Nov 2012
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory The Search for Majorana Fermions in SuperconductorsProfessor Carlo Beenakker
(University of Leiden)
Colloquia seminar
09 Nov 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Lessons from the LHCGraham Ross
(Oxford)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
12 Nov 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quantum state engineering of naturally trapped ions for quantum information and quantum opticsProfessor Stefan Kroll
(Fysiska Institutionen, Lunds Universitet)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
12 Nov 2012
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Quantifying Dark Energy using Cosmic LensingDr. S. Bridle
(University College London)
Astrophysics Colloquia
13 Nov 2012
16:00
JSR Seminar Room, PTCL Design Challenges in DNA Origami for BiomedicineBjrn Hgberg
(Karolinska)
Softbio
13 Nov 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Meet our RA'sDr Laria Malysheva, Dr Chris Boddy, Dr Paul Scovell
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
13 Nov 2012
12:30
BIPAC Seminar Room Environmental effects in the evolution of elliptical galaxiesMin-Su Shin
(University of Oxford)
Brown Bag
14 Nov 2012
11:15
DWB 501 Electromagnetic and thermal responses of Z topological insulators and superconductors in odd spatial dimensionsSatoshi Fujimoto
(Kyoto University)
The Forum
15 Nov 2012
14:15
BIPAC Seminar Room, DWB Primordial magnetic fields: initial conditions and CMB anisotropy at large scalesChiara Caprini
(Institut de Physique Thorique CNRS URA 2306 & IPhT, CEA Saclay)
Cosmology
15 Nov 2012
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Dynamical black-hole mass measurements with molecular gasTim Davis
(ESO)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
15 Nov 2012
14:30
501 DWB Proton temperature anisotropy and magnetic reconnection: coupling kinetic instabilities and current sheet evolutionLorenzo Matteini
(Imperial College)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
15 Nov 2012
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Super Spin Glass Behaviour in Diluted Fe-Au, Ag and Cu Nanogranular Thin FilmsDr Diego Alba Venero
(ISIS)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
15 Nov 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB What the fit is that boson?Michael Trott
(CERN)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
15 Nov 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre NSUSY vs (almost) current dataMichael Trott
(CERN, Geneva)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
15 Nov 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room A close-up on two aspects of Labrador Sea Water formationRenske Gelderloos
(Department of Earth Sciences, University of Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
16 Nov 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Non-equilibrium Relaxation and Aging KineticsUwe Tauber
(Virginia Tech)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
16 Nov 2012
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Long-Lived in Vivo Single-Molecule Fluorescence Using Electroporated BiomoleculesMiss Anne Plochowietz
(University of Oxford)
Biological Physics
19 Nov 2012
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Entertaining Life of Massive GalaxiesDr. I. Trujillo
(Instituto de Astrofsica de Canarias)
Astrophysics Colloquia
19 Nov 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Attoscience: Measurement and control of electron dynamicsDr Adam Wyatt
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
20 Nov 2012
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room The use of finite element methods and grid refinement in geophysical modelling can be less painful than expectedDr Peter Dueben
(AOPP, Oxford)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
20 Nov 2012
16:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory tbcProf Judy Armitage
(University of Oxford, Biochemistry)
Biological Physics
20 Nov 2012
16:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre tbaJudy Armitage
(Oxford)
Softbio
20 Nov 2012
13:30
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Recent results and trends in charm physicsProfessor Brian Meadows
(Leverhulme Visiting Professor, University of Cincinnati)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
21 Nov 2012
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Finite-wavevector pairing in doped two-leg ladders.Neil Robinson
(Oxford University)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
22 Nov 2012
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Room Temperature Spin Transport in GermaniumDr Rhodri Mansell
(University of Cambridge)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
22 Nov 2012
14:30
501 DWB Thermal limit cycles in MRI-turbulent accretion disksHenrik Latter
(DAMTP, Cambridge)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
22 Nov 2012
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB The mass distribution of the Fornax dSph: constraints from its globular cluster distributionDavid Cole
(Jeremiah Horrocks Inst., Univ. Central Lancashire)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
22 Nov 2012
14:15
BIPAC Seminar Room, DWB "Falsifying" LCDM with galaxy clusters and other rare cosmological eventsShaun Hotchkiss
(University Of Helsinki)
Cosmology
22 Nov 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Seiberg duality, dynamical SUSY breaking and unusual spectraEdward Hardy
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
22 Nov 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Signatures of Naturalness at the LHCFrancesco Riva
(EPF, Lausanne)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
22 Nov 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The albedo of the EarthGraeme Stephens
(Jet Propulsion Laboratory)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
23 Nov 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Systemic risk in finance and elsewhereDoyne Farmer
(Sante Fe)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
23 Nov 2012
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Are we seeing signals from before the Big Bang?Professor Sir Roger Penrose
(University of Oxford)
Colloquia seminar
26 Nov 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Exploring New Concepts in Ultra-High Intensity Laser-Plasma InteractionsProfessor Peter Norreys
(Central Laser Facility, STFC Rutherford Appleton Laboratory and Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
26 Nov 2012
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Challenges and Science from Upcoming Weak Lensing SurveysDr. J. Zuntz
(University of Oxford)
Astrophysics Colloquia
27 Nov 2012
16:00
JSR Seminar Room, PTCL The origin of the charge on the surface of water: impurities, OH- or charge transfer?Sylvie Roke
(EPFL)
Softbio
27 Nov 2012
13:30
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Higgsy self-coupling/double higgsDr Matthew Dolan
(University of Durham)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
28 Nov 2012
11:15
DWB 501 Ferromagnetic spin correlations in a few-fermion systemDr. Gareth Conduit
(Cambridge University)
The Forum
29 Nov 2012
14:15
BIPAC Seminar Room, DWB Sparse Sampling of SkyPaniez Paykari
(CEA-Saclay)
Cosmology
29 Nov 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The puzzle of low-density Super-EarthsRay Pierrehumbert
(University of Chicago)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
29 Nov 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Atlas search for Supersymmetry in the missing transverse momentum and high jet multiplicity final stateChristopher Young
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
29 Nov 2012
12:00
501 DWB Observation of critical gradient threshold for electron temperature fluctuations in DIIIDJon Hillesheim
(Culham Laboratory)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
29 Nov 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre A tentative gamma-ray line from dark matter annihilationChristoph Weniger
(GRAPPA, Amsterdam)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
29 Nov 2012
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Coupled Photonic CavitiesDr Frederic Brossard
(Hitachi Cambridge Laboratory, Cambridge)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
30 Nov 2012
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Working Title: The Infinity Puzzle - from QED and Higg's boson to the LHCProfessor Frank Close
(University of Oxford)
Colloquia seminar
30 Nov 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Yang-Baxter equation and diffractionAusten Lamacraft
(University of Cambridge)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
30 Nov 2012
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Getting a Grip on Proteins: Flesh-Eating Bacteria and Circulating Tumour CellsDr. Mark Howarth
(University of Oxford, Biochemistry)
Biological Physics
06 Dec 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute Composite Higgs Christmas SpecialAnna Kaminska
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
06 Dec 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Climate sensitivity, ocean heat uptake and deep ocean circulationGeoff Vallis
(GFDL/Princeton University)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
10 Dec 2012
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Theory and Observations of Galactic Magnetic FieldsDr. A. Fletcher
(University of Newcastle)
Astrophysics Colloquia
11 Dec 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Precipitation change challenges and parameter dependence in climate modelsDavid Neelin
(UCLA)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
18 Dec 2012
09:30
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Importance of Silicon Sensors in Higgs StudiesProfessor Daniela Bortoletto
(Purdue University)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar