Seminars

Currently showing seminars in 2014

When Location Title Speaker Series
07 Jan 2014
11:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Special Seminar: Decay Properties of Matrix Functions, with Applications to O(N) Methods (Host: Prof Dieter Jaksch)Professor Michele Benzi
(Emory University, Atlanta)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
15 Jan 2014
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Stellar Structure Tests of Modified GravityJeremy Sakstein
(DAMTP Cambridge)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
16 Jan 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute TBADhagash Mehta
(North Carolina State University)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
20 Jan 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quantum control of ultracold atoms: a serious game (Host: Dr Igor Mekhov)Ass. Prof Jacob F. Sherson
(University of Aarhus, Denmark)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
21 Jan 2014
16:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre Geometric and Mechanical Cues Guide Collective Cell MigrationJoachim Spatz
(MPI-IS, Stuttgart)
Softbio
21 Jan 2014
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room On Defining Climate and Climate ChangeCharlotte Werndl
(London School of Economics and Political Science)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
21 Jan 2014
14:00
501, DWB Universal Thermal Transport from Holography and HydrodynamicsJoe Bhaseen
(King's College)
Holography Seminar
22 Jan 2014
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Spectral statistics of random Bernoulli matrices and random walks on graphs.Uzy Smilansky
(Weizmann Institute)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
22 Jan 2014
11:00
BIPAC seminar room GR resistive MHD: formulation and applicationsKyriaki Dionysopoulou
(Southampton)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
23 Jan 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Competing orders in high temperature superconductors (Host: Dr Radu Coldea)Prof Stephen Hayden
(University of Bristol)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
23 Jan 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre The R-xion: Peccei-Quinn symmetry from a gauged discrete R-symmetryKai Schmitz
(IPMU Tokyo)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
23 Jan 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The seeds of ice in cloudsBenjamin Murray
(Leeds)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
23 Jan 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute Lattice Methods in Pure Gauge TheoriesRichard Lau
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
24 Jan 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Magnetic whirls in chiral magnets: skyrmions and magnetic monopolesAchim Rosch
(Cologne)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
27 Jan 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Plasma accelerators in the laboratory and space (Host: Prof Gianluca Gregori)Prof Bob Bingham
(STFC)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
27 Jan 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Cosmic MagnetismDr. K. Takahashi
(Kumamoto University, Japan)
Astrophysics Colloquia
28 Jan 2014
14:00
501, DWB A Simple Holographic Model of Momentum RelaxationTomas Andrade
(Durham)
Holography Seminar
28 Jan 2014
16:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Electric-field induced phases and dynamical states in colloidal suspensionsProf Jan Dhont
(Forschungzentrum Jlich, Germany)
Softbio
28 Jan 2014
14:15
Dobson Room Stargazing Oxford: inviting the public inJo Barstow
(Astrophysics)
Informal AOPP seminars
29 Jan 2014
11:15
DWB 501 Adiabatic creation of vortex lattices of bosons and Ising nematic order of fermions using artificial gauge fields for neutral atoms in optical latticesStefan Baur
(Cambridge)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
29 Jan 2014
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Star spots and superflares on Solar-type stars from KeplerWing-Huen Ip
(National Central University, Taiwan)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
30 Jan 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB PDF uncertaintiesMandy Cooper-Sarkar
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
30 Jan 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Ejecta from Impacts: New Experiments and Insight from MissionsBrendan Hermalyn
(Hawaii Space Flight Laboratory)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
30 Jan 2014
13:30
Dalitz Institute PDF reweightingRhorry Gauld
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
30 Jan 2014
14:15
BIPAC seminar room Bootstrapping Gravity and Localising EnergyLuke Butcher
(Cambridge)
Cosmology
31 Jan 2014
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory From Nanostructured Materials to Thin-film Perovskite Solar CellsProfessor Henry Snaith
(University of Oxford)
Colloquia seminar
31 Jan 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Entanglement spectra: A novel spectroscopic tool to investigate quantum many body wave functionsProf. Andreas Laeuchli
(Universitaet Innsbruck)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
03 Feb 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre TBCDr. A. Vallenari
(Padova)
Astrophysics Colloquia
03 Feb 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Ion acceleration from ultrathin foils irradiated at high laser intensities (Host: Prof Gianluca Gregori)Prof Marco Borghesi
(The Queen's University of Belfast)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
04 Feb 2014
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Recreating the Primoridal Soup - The ALICE Experiment at the LHCProfessor David Evans
(University of Birmingham)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
04 Feb 2014
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Fingers, Bulges and Wrinkles - some contact line problemsNeil Balmforth
(University of British Columbia)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
04 Feb 2014
16:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre Fundamental limits to cellular sensingPieter Rein ten Wolde
(Amolf, Amsterdam)
Softbio
04 Feb 2014
14:00
DWB, 501 (Seminar Room) Holographic Entanglement Entropy for Interface/Defect CFTsJohn Estes
(Imperial College)
Holography Seminar
05 Feb 2014
13:00
BIPAC seminar room Stellar Rotation in the Era of KeplerAmy McQuillan
(University of Tel Aviv)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
05 Feb 2014
11:15
Audrey Wood Room (note: this is not the usual location) Spin-liquid phase and order-by-disorder of classical Heisenberg spins on the swedenborgite-latticeLars Fritz
(Universitat zu Koln)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
06 Feb 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Lepton Phenomenology in the Randall-Sundrum ModelJuergen Rohrwild
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
06 Feb 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Massive gravityEmir Gumrukcuoglu
(University of Nottingham)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
06 Feb 2014
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Dynamics of the Milky Way: Tidal streams and Extended Distribution FunctionsJason Sanders
(Oxford (Theory))
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
06 Feb 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Towards an atmospheric model dynamical core for massively parallel computers: balance and conservation on exotic gridsJohn Thuburn
(Exeter)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
07 Feb 2014
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory LUX: NOBLE TRAVAILS: First Dark Matter Search Results from the Large Underground Xenon DetectorProfessor Richard Gaitskell
(Brown University, USA)
Colloquia seminar
07 Feb 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Topological Defects in Ordered Media: From Textures to KnotsGareth Alexander
(Warwick)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
07 Feb 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Interannual variations of stratospheric water vapor in MLS observations and climate model simulationsYoshio Kawatani
(JAMSTEC, Japan)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
10 Feb 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre TBCDr. S. Geier
(European Southern Observatory)
Astrophysics Colloquia
10 Feb 2014
17:00
DWB, 501 (Seminar Room) Holographic Thermalization at Intermediate CouplingStefan Stricker
(TU Wien)
Holography Seminar
10 Feb 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Microwave Control of the Interaction Between Two Optical Photons (Host: Dr David Lucas)Dr David Szwer
(Durham University)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
11 Feb 2014
16:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL DNA chains in nano-slits and nano-channelsProf Enzo Orlandini
(University of Padua, Italy)
Softbio
11 Feb 2014
14:15
Dobson Room Modelling weather & climate on broken and imprecise chipsPeter Dueben
(AOPP)
Informal AOPP seminars
11 Feb 2014
14:00
501, DWB Holographic Entanglement Entropy in the Presence of Gravitational AnomaliesAlejandra Castro
(U. Amsterdam)
Holography Seminar
12 Feb 2014
11:15
Audrey Wood Room (note: this is not the usual location) Pairing symmetry and dominant band in Sr2RuO4Thomas Scaffidi
(Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
12 Feb 2014
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Searching the Haystack of Magnetar Bursts: New Methods to Characterise Variability in Astrophysical TransientsDaniela Huppenkothen
(University of Amsterdam)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
12 Feb 2014
10:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Special Seminar: The merits of photon-number resolution in nonorthogonal state discrimination (Host: Dr Axel Kuhn)Professor Alan Migdall
(NIST, USA)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
13 Feb 2014
14:30
501 DWB Departures from a Maxwellian drive and high mode number kink modes in gyrokinetic simulationsIstvan Pusztai
(MIT)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
13 Feb 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Aerosol absorption over clouds viewed from space-borne spectrometersMartin de Graaf
(KNMI)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
13 Feb 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute A supersymmetric model for gravity without gravitiniPedro Alvarez
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
13 Feb 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Cosmic Strings in Multiferroics (Host: Dr Radu Coldea)Prof Nicola Spaldin
(ETH Zurich)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
13 Feb 2014
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Probing Molecular Gas and their Physical Conditions in Nearby Disk GalaxiesSelcuk Topal
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
13 Feb 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Effective fIeld theory of inflationLeonardo Senatore
(Stanford University)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
14 Feb 2014
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Does an Isolated Quantum System Relax?Professor Joerg Schmiedmayer
(Vienna Centre for Quantum Science and Technology)
Colloquia seminar
14 Feb 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Quantum Simulations with Ultracold Atoms: Beyond Standard Optical LatticesProf. Walter Hofstetter
(Universitaet Frankfurt)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
17 Feb 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Exoplanets, Dynamics, and Stellar ClustersProfessor M.B. Davies
(Lund Observatory)
Astrophysics Colloquia
17 Feb 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Driven Dissipative Quantum Many-Body Physics with Strongly Interacting Photons (Dr Igor Mekhov)Dr Michael Hartmann
(Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
18 Feb 2014
13:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Higgs to tau tau at ATLASDr Sinead Farrington
(University of Warwick)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
18 Feb 2014
16:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre Viruses as model system of colloidal rods in soft matterEric Grelet
(CRPP Bordeaux)
Softbio
18 Feb 2014
14:00
501, DWB Non-Relativistic Holography for General z>1Ioannis Papadimitriou
(IFT Madrid)
Holography Seminar
18 Feb 2014
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room The impact of microscale fluid motion on the ecology of marine phytoplankton and soil bacteriaMack Durham
(Department of Zoology, University of Oxford)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
19 Feb 2014
11:00
BIPAC seminar room UTR-2: pulsar astronomy below 40 MHzMaciej Serylak
(Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
19 Feb 2014
11:15
DWB 501 Kondo effect in carbon nanotubesMilena Grifoni
(Universitat Regensburg)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
20 Feb 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Splitting a single Cooper pair with microwave light (Host: Dr Peter Leek)Dr Andrew Ferguson
(University of Cambridge)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
20 Feb 2014
14:15
BIPAC seminar room An exact treatment of back-reaction in relativistic cosmologyTimothy Clifton
(QMUL)
Cosmology
20 Feb 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Loopy Constraints on Leptophilic Dark Matter and Internal BremsstrahlungJuri Smirnov
(MPIK Heidelberg)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
20 Feb 2014
14:30
501 DWB An accretion disc instability induced by a temperature sensitive α parameterWill Potter
(Oxford Astro)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
20 Feb 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room European Windstorms: bridging weather, climate and impact perspectivesJoaquim Pinto
(Reading/ Cologne)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
20 Feb 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Kinematic endpoint symmetries in B to K*ll and beyondRoman Zwicky
(University of Edinburgh)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
21 Feb 2014
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory The Application of Systems Methods to Real World ProblemsDr Neil Lindsay
(Defence Science and Technology Lab, UK)
Colloquia seminar
21 Feb 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Loopy ideas about dark matterUlrich Haisch
(University of Oxford)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
24 Feb 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Simulations of Black Hole Accretion and JetsDr. A. Tchekhovskoy
(Berkeley)
Astrophysics Colloquia
24 Feb 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room A tensor network theory library for simulating strongly correlated quantum systemsDr Sarah Al-Assam
(Oxford)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
25 Feb 2014
16:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Active fluids: from liquid crystals to living systemsDr Luca Giomi
(SISSA, Italy)
Softbio
25 Feb 2014
14:15
Dobson Room Vertically resolved remote sensing: The strengths and weaknesses of lidarAdam Povey
(AOPP)
Informal AOPP seminars
25 Feb 2014
14:00
501, DWB (Seminar Room) A Magnetic Instability of the Sakai-Sugimoto ModelNele Callebaut
(U. Ghent)
Holography Seminar
26 Feb 2014
13:00
BIPAC seminar room GAIA transientsSimon Hodgkin
(Cambridge)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
26 Feb 2014
11:15
DWB 501 Thermalisation and Recurrence after a Quantum Quench in Conformal Field TheoryJohn Cardy
(All Souls College, Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
27 Feb 2014
14:15
BIPAC seminar room Testing general relativity on cosmological scalesAlessandra Silvestri
(SISSA (Trieste))
Cosmology
27 Feb 2014
14:30
501 DWB Playing with pulsarsAlexander Tschekhovskoy
(UC Berkeley)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
27 Feb 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Electrifying atmospheres: Earth and beyondKaren Aplin
(Physics, University of Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
27 Feb 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB From Model to DiscoveryJames Scoville
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
27 Feb 2014
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB The SAMI Galaxy Survey - first observations and early resultsNic Scott
(Sydney)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
27 Feb 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre The Higgs sector questChristoph Englert
(University of Glasgow)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
27 Feb 2014
13:30
Dalitz Institute, DWB The ATLAS multi-jet searchMireia Crispin Ortuzar
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
28 Feb 2014
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Star Formation and the Stellar Initial Mass Function: Confronting Theory with ObservationsProfessor Gilles Chabrier
(Centre de Recherche de l'Astrophysique de Lyon)
Colloquia seminar
28 Feb 2014
14:00
Denis Sciama Lecture Theatre Speed selection in coupled Fisher wavesProf. Martin Evans
(University of Edinburgh)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
03 Mar 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Galaxy Clusters as Massive Cosmic HalosProfessor A.E. Evrard
(University of Michigan)
Astrophysics Colloquia
03 Mar 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Stimulated electronic x-ray Raman scattering at x-ray free-electron laser sources (Host: Prof Justin Wark)Dr Nina Rohringer
(Center for Free-Electron Laser Science (CFEL), Germany)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
04 Mar 2014
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Simulating the Venus atmospheric circulationJoao Mendonca
(University of Bern)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
04 Mar 2014
16:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre TBAChris Miller
(Brandeis University)
Softbio
04 Mar 2014
14:00
501, DWB (Seminar Room) Superfluid Hydrodynamics, Thermal Partition Function and Lifshitz ScalingShira Chapman
(U. Tel-Aviv)
Holography Seminar
04 Mar 2014
13:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Daya BayProfessor Yifang Wang
(Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
05 Mar 2014
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Two years of robotic observations with the PWT in Oxford: results and capabilitiesFraser Clarke
(Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
05 Mar 2014
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Potts model partition function in hierarchical latticesPedro Alvarez
(Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
06 Mar 2014
11:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Special Seminar: Extreme Nonlinear Photonics on Chip (Host: Dr Joshua Nunn)Prof Alexander Gaeta
(Cornell University, USA)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
06 Mar 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Observing the carbon cycle from spaceHartmut Boesch
(Leicester)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
06 Mar 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute A CoGeNT Analysis: Is there evidence for a Dark Matter signal?Jonathan Davis
(IPPP Durham)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
06 Mar 2014
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Probing high redshift galaxies with spatially resolved coloursNiraj Welikala
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
06 Mar 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Cosmic inhomogeneity as a bias and as a probeIdo Ben-Dayan
(DESY Hamburg)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
07 Mar 2014
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Interferometry - from Astronomy to ArchaeologyDr Haida Liang
(Nottingham Trent University)
Colloquia seminar
07 Mar 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre History of electroweak unification and the HiggsTom W B Kibble
(Imperial)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
10 Mar 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Noise tolerant entanglement verification in an untrusted quantum networkDr Dylan Saunders
(University of Oxford)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
11 Mar 2014
14:00
501, DWB (Seminar Room) Quantum Anomalies and Non-Dissipative TransportKarl Landsteiner
(IFT Madrid)
Holography Seminar
11 Mar 2014
16:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Structural and dynamical transition in microfluidic echo experimentDr Raphal Jeanneret
(ESPCI, Paris, France)
Softbio
11 Mar 2014
14:15
Dobson Room What controls the vertical profile of aerosol in the troposphere?Zak Kipling
(AOPP)
Informal AOPP seminars
12 Mar 2014
11:15
DWB 501 TBATetsuo Deguchi
(Ochanomizu University)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
12 Mar 2014
11:00
BiPAC seminar room Following the chirp: seeing and hearing the transient universeSamaya Nissanke
(Colorado)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
13 Mar 2014
14:15
BIPAC seminar room Cosmic Acceleration from Abelian Symmetry BreakingGianmassimo Tasinato
(Portsmouth)
Cosmology
13 Mar 2014
11:30
501 DWB Flows and avalanches in plasmasTunde Fulop
(Chalmers)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
13 Mar 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Representing Model Uncertainty in the ECMWF Convection SchemeHannah Arnold
(AOPP, University of Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
13 Mar 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute The International Linear Collider: physics and project overviewPhilip Burrows
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
13 Mar 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Switching of magneto-superconducting domains reveals triplet admixing in CeCoIn5 (Dr Radu Coldea)Prof Michel Kenzelmann
(Paul Scherrer Institut (PSI), Switzerland)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
13 Mar 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Towards event generators for LHC with NNLO accuracyKeith Hamilton
(University College, London)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
14 Mar 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Optimality and adaptation in biological distribution networksDr Eleni Katifori
(Max-Planck Institute for Dynamics and Self-Organization, Gttingen)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
19 Mar 2014
10:30
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Large Synoptic Survey Telescrope (for particle physicists like me)Professor Ian Shipsey
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
20 Mar 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre The Yang-Mills gradient flowAgostino Patella
(CERN & Plymouth University)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
20 Mar 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The episodic nature of the Arctic Polar-night Jet Oscillation and its relevance for Stratosphere-Troposphere couplingPeter Hitchcock
(University of Cambridge)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
20 Mar 2014
12:00
501 DWB Entropy cascade and the gyrofluid closuresBill Dorland
(Maryland)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
20 Mar 2014
11:30
501 DWB Recent progress and results in fluid modelling of the tokamak edge using BOUT++Ben Dudson
(York)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
26 Mar 2014
14:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Special Seminar: Quantum Enhanced Measurements - beyond entanglement assisted schemes (Host: Dr Oscar Dahlsten)Prof Daniel Braun
(Tuebingen University)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
27 Mar 2014
14:15
BIPAC seminar room TBCCedric Deffayet
(IAP (Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris))
Cosmology
27 Mar 2014
14:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Special Seminar: Quantum Resistor-Capacitor Circuit with Majorana Fermions (Host: Dr Oscar Dahlsten)Prof Mahn-Soo Choi
(Korea University, Seoul, Korea)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
03 Apr 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Special Seminar: Molecules in solids close to Mott transition and orbital-selective Peierls transitions (Host: Amalia Coldea)Professor Daniel Khomskii
(University of Cologne)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
04 Apr 2014
15:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Special Seminar: Integrated spatial multiplexing of heralded single photon sources (Host: Dylan Saunders)Dr Alex Clarke
(Imperial College London)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
10 Apr 2014
11:30
Dobson Room Uncertainties in transient climate response via simple climate modelsRichard Millar
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
10 Apr 2014
12:00
Dobson Room The effect of topography in an eddying ocean, or where did all this energy come from?Mark Forshaw
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
16 Apr 2014
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Detecting Gravitational Waves with Pulsars: Taming the Interstellar MediumDan Stinebring
(Oberlin College; ASTRON)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
24 Apr 2014
14:15
BIPAC seminar room POLARBEAR: CMB polarization first observations and beyondJosquin Errard
(LBNL)
Cosmology
24 Apr 2014
11:30
Dobson Room Observing the temporal variability of cloud from SEVIRISarah Taylor
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
28 Apr 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Black Hole Accretion FlowsProfessor C. Done
(University of Durham)
Astrophysics Colloquia
28 Apr 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Spectral engineering for quantum information processingDr Andreas Eckstein
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
29 Apr 2014
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Belle II resultsDr Matt Barrett
(Brunel University)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
29 Apr 2014
16:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre Integrated imaging of membrane modulations: combining electron cryo microscopy/tomography with complementary approaches.Kay Grunewald
(Oxford Particle Imaging Centre)
Softbio
29 Apr 2014
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Velocity and Intermittency coupling in turbulent flowsChris Keylock
(University of Sheffield)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
30 Apr 2014
14:15
BIPAC seminar room Scale-free primordial cosmologyAnna Ijjas
(Princeton University)
Cosmology
30 Apr 2014
14:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Special Seminar: Entanglement of atomic spins beyond simple spin squeezing (Host: Dr Joshua Nunn)Dr Rob Sewell
(ICFO, Barcelona)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
01 May 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Special Seminar: Alternating minimal energy methods for linear systems in higher dimensions (Host: Dieter Jaksch)Dr Dmitry Savostyanov
(University of Southampton)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
01 May 2014
11:30
501 DWB Models and simulations in plasmas: from fluid to kineticFrancesco Califano
(Universita di Pisa)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
01 May 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB SUSY model building for a 126 GeV HiggsMoritz Mcgarrie
(University of the Witwatersrand)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
01 May 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Non-perturbative results for structure constants in N=4 SYMFernando Alday
(Maths Inst, Oxford)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
01 May 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Snowballs in a Furnace: The Science of Near-Sun CometsGeraint Jones
(UCL Mullard Space Science Laboratory)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
02 May 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Exploding Plasmas: a Challenge for Theory and Fusion PowerSteve Cowley
(Culham Laboratory and Imperial College)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
06 May 2014
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Has BICEP2 proved cosmological inflation?Professor Subir Sarkar
(University of Oxford & Niels Bohr Institute, Copenhagen)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
06 May 2014
14:00
DWB 501 (Seminar Room) Holographic Anyonic SuperfluidityMatthew Lippert
(U. Amsterdam)
Holography Seminar
06 May 2014
16:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Near-wall translation and rotational diffusion of spherical Brownian particlesDr Maciej Lisicki
(University of Warsaw, Poland)
Softbio
06 May 2014
14:15
Dobson Room The Saharan Climate System: Observations from Fennec and progress with climate modelsRichard Washington
(School of Geography)
Informal AOPP seminars
06 May 2014
11:00
BIPAC seminar room TBAManjari Bagchi
(Institute of Space Sciences (IEEC-CSIC))
(SPI-MAX) coffee
07 May 2014
17:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Dennis Sciama Lecture: Accretion of Gas by GalaxiesProfessor James Binney
(Oxford)
Colloquia seminar
07 May 2014
11:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Special Seminar: Quantum Communication with Solid-State Atomic Ensembles (Host: Dr Joshua Nunn)Dr Patrick Ledingham
(ICFO, Barcelona)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
07 May 2014
11:15
DWB 501 Displacive relaxor ferroelectrics: induced-moment soft pseudo-spin glasses and localization?David Sherrington
(Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
07 May 2014
11:00
BIPAC seminar room The nature of faint polarized radio sourcesChristopher Hales
(NRAO Socorro, USA)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
08 May 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quantum criticality in the heavy fermion compound Ce3Pd20Si6 (Host: Radu Coldea)Prof Dr Silke Buehler-Paschen
(Vienna University of Technology)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
08 May 2014
14:15
BIPAC seminar room The use of voids in cosmologySeshadri Nadathur
(Helsinki)
Cosmology
08 May 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Jets as probes of strongly coupled hot QCD matterJorge Casalderrey Solana
(University of Barcelona)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
08 May 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB QCD for LHC PhenomenologyAlexander Karlberg
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
08 May 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Aerosol Forcing: Last Century's ProblemBjorn Stevens
(MPI)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
09 May 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Memory effects in avalanche dynamics: a key to the statistical properties of earthquakesAlberto Rosso
(Universite Paris Sud, Orsay)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
12 May 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Coherent cavity networks with complete connectivity (Host: Dr Axel Kuhn)Dr Almut Beige
(University of Leeds)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
12 May 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre XLENS: The Initial Mass Function of Massive Early-Type GalaxiesDr. C. Spiniello
(Max Planck Garching)
Astrophysics Colloquia
12 May 2014
17:00
DWB 501 (Seminar Room) Linear Resistivity from HydrodynamicsRichard Davison
(U. Leiden)
Holography Seminar
13 May 2014
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room How does the ocean achieve diapycnal upwelling (as opposed to downwelling)?Trevor McDougall
(University of New South Wales)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
13 May 2014
16:30
501, DWB (Seminar Room) Numerical holography and colliding shocksLarry Yaffe
(U. Washington)
Holography Seminar
14 May 2014
11:15
DWB Fisher Room CancelledCancelled
(Cancelled)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
14 May 2014
12:00
BIPAC seminar room Time to weigh black holes - the cases of GRO J1655-40 and XTE J1550-500Sara Motta
(ESAC-Madrid)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
15 May 2014
14:15
BIPAC seminar room Naturalness and frame independence in Higgs inflationTomislav Prokopec
(Utrecht)
Cosmology
15 May 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Hypercharged dark matter and a new approach to halo-independent direct detection analysisBrian Feldstein
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
15 May 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Making monthly-to-seasonal forecasts usefulAlberto Arribas
(Met Office)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
15 May 2014
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Looking at the IMF normalisation and Scaling relations of galaxies at z~1Shravan Shetty
(TBC)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
15 May 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Heterotic line bundle modelsAndre Lukas
(Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
16 May 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Einstein's equations: good for more than just gravity!Laurence Yaffe
(University of Washington)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
16 May 2014
16:30
http://cherwell-simon-lecture2014.eventbrite.co.uk My Life as Boson: please book your place at http://cherwell-simon-lecture2014.eventbrite.co.ukProfessor Peter Higgs
(Emeritus Professor University of Edinburgh)
Colloquia seminar
19 May 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Growth Spurting Baby Galaxies: The Seeds of Present-Day Massive GalaxiesDr. S. Khochfar
(University of Edinburgh)
Astrophysics Colloquia
19 May 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quantum optical memories in diamond defects prospects and challengesDr Eilon Poem Kalogerakis
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
20 May 2014
14:15
Hooke Meeting Room Bespoke climate services: developing products for the wind power industry with decisions in mindDavid Macleod
(AOPP)
Informal AOPP seminars
20 May 2014
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre New Physics searches through suppressed Penguin processes at LHCbDr Kostas Petridis
(Imperial College London)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
20 May 2014
16:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Flight of the Fruit FlyProf Itai Cohen
(Cornell University, United States)
Softbio
21 May 2014
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Black holes in luminous X-ray sources: estimating spin and massOdele Straub
(Observatoire de Paris)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
21 May 2014
11:15
DWB 501 TBDImke Schneider
(Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
22 May 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Colliding clusters and Dark Matter self-interactionsFelix Kahlhoefer
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
22 May 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Universal scaling and Fermi-liquid like properties of strongly correlated electrons (Host: Dr Radu Coldea)Prof Dirk Van Der Marel
(University of Geneva, Switzerland)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
22 May 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Inflation in light of Planck and BICEP2John Ellis
(King's College, London)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
22 May 2014
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Seeding Black Holes in Cosmological SimulationsPhilip Taylor
(Hertfordshire)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
22 May 2014
13:30
Dalitz Institute, DWB Very-long-lived dark matter annihilation/decay productsRobert Lasenby
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
22 May 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Amplification mechanisms for solar-climate connectionsGavin Schmidt
(NASA, GISS)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
23 May 2014
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory PT-symmetric Quantum MechanicsProfessor Carl M Bender
(Washington University in St Louis)
Colloquia seminar
23 May 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Twisted Crystals and Vortices in Superfluid Helium FilmsDavid Nelson
(Harvard University)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
26 May 2014
17:00
DWB 501 (Seminar Room) Finite Endpoint Momentum Strings and Applications to Energy LossAndrej Ficnar
(Columbia U.)
Holography Seminar
27 May 2014
16:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre Modelling DNA: nanotechnology and biophysicsArd Louis
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics)
Softbio
27 May 2014
14:00
DWB 501 (Seminar Room) Generalized Entropy and Higher Derivative GravityJoan Camps
(DAMTP Cambridge)
Holography Seminar
27 May 2014
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Stokes Drift and Non-Local Mean Flows Induced by Two-Dimensional Internal Gravity Wave PacketsTon van den Bremer
(Dept. Engineering Science, Oxford)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
27 May 2014
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The SNOOPY ProposalProfessor Andrey Golutvin
(Imperial College, London)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
28 May 2014
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Creating stable p-wave superfluids in optical latticesGunnar Moller
(Cambridge)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
28 May 2014
13:00
BIPAC seminar room The Nature of the IR Emission in Low-Luminosity AGN at Parsec ScalesJuan A. Fernandez-Ontiveros
(Max Planck Institute for Radioastronomy (MPIfR), Bonn)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
29 May 2014
14:15
BIPAC seminar room Detecting dark energy in the laboratoryClare Burrage
(Nottingham)
Cosmology
29 May 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Single-molecule FRET for dynamic structural biology: Structure and mechanism of DNA Polymerase I with Angstrom PrecisionDr Timothy Craggs
(University of Oxford)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
29 May 2014
14:00
DWB, 501 (Seminar Room) Magnetically Induced Currents in the Quark-Gluon PlasmaUmut Grsoy
(U. Utrecht)
Holography Seminar
29 May 2014
11:30
501 DWB Application of statistical mechanics to geostrophic (Hasegawa-Mima) turbulence?Tomos David
(AOPP, Oxford)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
29 May 2014
13:30
Dalitz Institute, DWB Interacting spin-2 fields in the Stueckelberg pictureJames Scargill
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
29 May 2014
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Searching for protoclustersKate Husband
(Bristol)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
29 May 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Inhomogeneities in cosmologyDavid Kraljic
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
29 May 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Bounding the Higgs width at the LHCCiaran Williams
(NBI Copenhagen)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
29 May 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Titan's atmosphere: 10 years of seasonal changes from CassiniNick Teanby
(Bristol)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
30 May 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Active nematics and topological defectsJulia Yeomans
(University of Oxford)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
30 May 2014
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Churchill, Oxford Physicists and the BombMr Graham Farmelo
(Science Writer, Commentator, Consultant)
Colloquia seminar
02 Jun 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Plasmonic and phononic nanoantennas for controlled field enhancement and surface enhanced spectroscopies (Host: Prof Peter Norreys)Prof Stefan Maier
(Imperial College)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
02 Jun 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Superluminous Supernovae Origins and Cosmic EvolutionDr. S. Smartt
(Queens University, Belfast)
Astrophysics Colloquia
03 Jun 2014
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Searches for Exotic Physics at the LHCDr Steve Worm
(Rutherford Appleton Laboratory)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
03 Jun 2014
14:15
Dobson Room Seasonal and interannual variability in Saturn's stratosphereJames Sinclair
(AOPP)
Informal AOPP seminars
04 Jun 2014
11:15
DWB 501 Long range interactions in Coulomb phasesPaul McClarty
(Oxford/Rutherford Lab)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
04 Jun 2014
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Dead discs and unstable accretion bursts: magnetospheric accretion at low luminositiesCaroline D'Angelo
(Leiden (The Netherlands))
(SPI-MAX) coffee
05 Jun 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Optical and X-ray Measurement of Magnetization Dynamics Induced by Spin Currents (Host: Dr John Gregg)Professor Robert Hicken
(University of Exeter)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
05 Jun 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Maximally Natural SupersymmetryJohn March-Russell
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
05 Jun 2014
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Inflows and outflows in the nuclei of local galaxies - insights from SINFONIWitold Maciejewski
(Liverpool John Moores)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
05 Jun 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre New gauge theories for baryon and lepton numbersMichael Duerr
(Max-Planck Institut fur Kernphysik, Heidelberg)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
05 Jun 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Variability in Titan's upper atmosphereIngo Mueller-Wodarg
(Imperial College London)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
06 Jun 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre New Developments in Critical Phenomena (Hyperscaling) and Complexity (Analysis of Mythological Epics)Ralph Kenna
(University of Coventry)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
09 Jun 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Of walks and graphsDr Pierre-Louis Giscard
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
09 Jun 2014
11:30
501 DWB The plasma physics of galaxy clusters and (or) accretion disksEliot Quataert
(UC Berkeley)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
10 Jun 2014
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Nonlinear fate of internal wave attractorsHelene Scolan
(Atmospheric, Oceanic & Planetary Physics, Oxford)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
10 Jun 2014
17:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory The Halley Lecture: How the Universe Evolved From Smooth to Lumpy -- the Physics of Galaxy FormationProfessor Eliot Quataert
(University of California, Berkeley)
Colloquia seminar
10 Jun 2014
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Highlights from the Neutrino 2014 ConferenceDr Antonin Vacheret
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
10 Jun 2014
16:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Providing valence to colloids: equilibrium gels and ultrastable liquidsFrancesco Sciortino
(Roma)
Softbio
11 Jun 2014
11:15
DWB 501 TBDOded Zilberberg
(ETH Zurich)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
11 Jun 2014
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Modelling mass loss from RS Oph: Can recurrent novae explain the circumstellar material seen in Type Ia supernovae?Richard Booth
(Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
12 Jun 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room X-ray standing wave excited photoelectron spectroscopy of transition metal oxides (Host: Dr Thorsten Hesjedal)Dr Joerg Zegenhagen
(Diamond Light Source)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
12 Jun 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB The Cluster Soft X-ray Excess from a Cosmic Axion BackgroundAndrew Powell
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
12 Jun 2014
13:30
Dalitz Institute, DWB Predictions for a 3.55 keV photon line from dark matter decay to axions in the Milky WayFrancesca Day
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
12 Jun 2014
14:15
BIPAC seminar room The thermal Sunyaev-Zeldovich effect with PlanckGuillaume Hurier
(Institut d'Astrophysique Spatiale)
Cosmology
12 Jun 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room From 6 to 16 GW and back again: a tale of Enceladus' enigmatic heat flowCarly Howett
(Southwest Research Institute)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
12 Jun 2014
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Radial gradients of near-IR absorption features in M31: Evidence for IMF variation?Simon Zieleniewski
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
12 Jun 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Cosmology of a FLRW 3-brane and late-time cosmic accelerationIshwaree Neupane
(CERN & Kathmandu)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
13 Jun 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Twistor Theory: Old Ideas and New DevelopmentsSir Roger Penrose
(University of Oxford)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
16 Jun 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Exoplanetary Atmospheres and InteriorsDr. N. Madhusudhan
(IOA)
Astrophysics Colloquia
17 Jun 2014
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Observation of s-channel single-top-quark production at the TevatronMr Matteo Cremonesi
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
17 Jun 2014
16:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Role of solvent in supramolecular polymerisationProf Paul van der Schoot
(Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands)
Softbio
17 Jun 2014
15:30
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Special Seminar : Detection of B-mode Polarization at Degree Scales using BICEP2, Clem PrykeClem Pryke
(University of Minnesota & Co-lead, BICEP2)
Astrophysics Colloquia
17 Jun 2014
12:30
BIPAC Seminar Room Using spectroscopic data of galaxies within and around galaxy clusters to test structure formationDoron Lemze
(Johns Hopkins University)
Brown Bag
18 Jun 2014
11:15
DWB 501 TBDRoyce Zia
(Virginia Tech)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
19 Jun 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB CheckMATEJong Soo Kim
(IFT Madrid)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
19 Jun 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room From Perovskites to Carbon Nanotubes: Novel Materials for High Performance Solar CellsDr Sam Stranks
(University of Oxford)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
19 Jun 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre TBATBD
(TBD)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
19 Jun 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Deconstructing the climate change response of the Northern Hemisphere storm tracksBen Harvey
(U. of Reading)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
19 Jun 2014
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Making Galaxies in a Cosmological ContextGreg Stinson
(MPIA)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
20 Jun 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Biomimetic emulsions - a new playground for physicists- CANCELLEDJasna Brujic
(NYU and Cambridge)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
25 Jun 2014
11:00
Seminar Room Dust production in Asymptotic Giant Branch starsAmbra Nanni
(Keele and SISSA/Trieste)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
26 Jun 2014
14:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre Sir Martin Wood Prize Lecture: Development of an advanced scanning transmission electron microscope for material science researchDr Naoya Shibata
(The University of Tokyo)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
26 Jun 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The recent warming hiatus served three ways: climate variability, forcing and sensitivityMarkus Huber
(Reading)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
01 Jul 2014
12:30
BIPAC Seminar Room Using IFU data to disentangle the starburst-AGN connectionRebecca Davies
(ANU)
Brown Bag
01 Jul 2014
14:15
Dobson Room Minor trace gases from the stratosphereShaomin Cai
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
02 Jul 2014
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Black hole binaries in the Local UniverseTana Dale Joseph
(University of Cape Town)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
03 Jul 2014
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB Dark energy from cosmic structureDavid Wiltshire
(University of Canterbury)
Cosmology
03 Jul 2014
12:00
Dobson Room Linking sea-ice and deep water formationPatrick Watts
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
03 Jul 2014
11:30
Dobson Room Modelling the propagation of anomalies in the Atlantic meridional overturning circulationEd Doddridge
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
08 Jul 2014
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB Partially Massless GravityKurt Hinterbichler
(Perimeter Institute)
Cosmology
09 Jul 2014
11:00
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Foreground dust extinction re-assessed with QSOsChris Wolf
(RSAA, Australian National University)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
10 Jul 2014
14:15
BIPAC seminar room Measuring Cosmic Acceleration with the Canadian Hydrogen Intensity Mapping ExperimentAdam Hincks
(University of British Columbia)
Cosmology
10 Jul 2014
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB The SkyMapper Southern SurveyChris Wolf
(RSAA, Australian National University)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
16 Jul 2014
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Simulating Tidal Disruption EventsMorgan MacLeod
(Santa Cruz)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
17 Jul 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Attribution of Extreme Weather and Climate Events: Some recent examples from AustraliaDavid Karoly
(University of Melbourne)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
23 Jul 2014
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Discovery of the first Be-BH binaryJorge Casares
(IAC (Tenerife, Spain))
(SPI-MAX) coffee
23 Jul 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Magnetic Soft Modes in the Distorted Triangular Antiferromagnet α-CaCr2O4Prof Dr Bella Lake (host: Dr Radu Coldea)
(Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin fuer Materialien und Energie, Germany and Berlin Technical University)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
24 Jul 2014
11:00
BiPAC seminar room Studies of transients and variables with next generation radio telescopesMartin Bell
(CSIRO Astronomy & Space Science, Australia)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
31 Jul 2014
15:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Special Seminar: Classical Entanglement (Dr Brian Smith)Dr Christoph Marquardt
(Max Planck Institute for the Science of Light)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
06 Aug 2014
11:00
BiPAC seminar room How Rocky Are They? The Composition Distribution of Kepler's Sub-Neptune Planet Candidates within 0.15 AUAngie Wolfgang
(UC, Santa Cruz)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
13 Aug 2014
14:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Special Seminar: Fundamental bounds in quantum measurements for estimating quantum states & Engineering frequency-time quantum correlation of narrowband biphotons from cold atomsHyang-Tag Lim & Kwang-Kyoon Park
(Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH))
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
14 Aug 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Increasing diversity among climate models through unstructured-grid techniques - an application to the predictability of Arctic sea iceHelge Goessling/Jonny Day
(AWI/ U of Reading)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
28 Aug 2014
11:30
501 DWB Nonlinear mirror instabilityFrancois Rincon
(U de Toulouse)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
03 Sep 2014
14:00
Lindemann Lecture Theatre Special Seminar: Experimental non-linear optomechanical measurement of mechanical motion (Host: Dr Joshua Nunn)Dr Michael R. Vanner
(The University of Queensland, Australia)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
04 Sep 2014
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB The triggering mechanisms for luminous active galactic nucleiCristina Ramos Almeida
(Instituto de Astrofsica de Canarias)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
15 Sep 2014
14:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Special Seminar: Precision-guaranteed quantum metrology and tomography (Dr Animesh Datta)Dr Takanori Sugiyama
(ETH Zurich, Switzerland)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
17 Sep 2014
11:00
BiPAC seminar room Nature and evolution of powerful radio galaxies.Sjoert van Velzen
(Nijmegen)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
18 Sep 2014
11:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre Recent Developments at the European Southern ObservatoryTim de Zeeuw
(ESO)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
25 Sep 2014
11:30
501 DWB Stratified turbulence, heating and turbulent diffusion in galaxy clustersAlex Schekochihin
(Oxford TP)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
02 Oct 2014
11:30
501 DWB Nonlinear effective quantum mechanics: A theory of fluidonsSwadesh Mahajan
(UT Austin)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
02 Oct 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Planck results on polarised dustJoanna Dunkley
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
13 Oct 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Multimode absorption spectroscopy for multispecies detection using novel mid-infrared quantum well lasersDr Henry Northern
(University of Oxford)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
13 Oct 2014
10:00
BiPAC seminar room Binary interactions on the post-main sequenceJason Nordhaus
(Rochester Institute of Technology)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
13 Oct 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Measuring Ultra-Large Scales with the SKADr P.J. Bull
(University of Oslo)
Astrophysics Colloquia
14 Oct 2014
15:00
Lindemann LT Clarendon Lab Bouncing droplets on superhydrophobic and asymmetric surfacesJulia Yeomans
(Oxford)
Softbio
14 Oct 2014
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Overturning ideas: Disentangling the climate system using thermodynamic coordinatesJan Zika
(National Oceanography Centre, Southampton)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
14 Oct 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Uncertainty in climate change projections: the role of internal atmospheric circulation variability (note unsual day)Clara Deser
(NCAR)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
15 Oct 2014
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Unusual conservation laws in quantum spin chainsMaurizio Fagotti
(Oxford University)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
15 Oct 2014
13:00
BIPAC Seminar Room TBCDavid Rosario
(MPE)
Observational Cosmology High-z Seminar
15 Oct 2014
13:00
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Star-formation and nuclear activity in galaxies: A perspective in the era of the Herschel Space TelescopeDavid Rosario
(MPE)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
16 Oct 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Higgs Vacuum Stability in a Mass-Dependent Renormalisation Scheme and Implications for Inflation and New PhysicsAlex Spencer-Smith
(University of Sydney)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
16 Oct 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Introduction to the GroupParticle Theory Group
(Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
16 Oct 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Topological insulators and quantum anomalous Hall states (Hosts: Prof Paolo Radaelli and Prof Jonathan Yates)Prof David Vanderbilt
(Rutgers University, USA)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
16 Oct 2014
11:30
BIPAC Wide Field Substructure in the Local GroupBrendan McMonigal
(University of Sydney)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
16 Oct 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Aerosol Impacts on the Microphysical and Dynamical Characteristics of Convective StormsSusan van den Heever
(Colorado State University)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
17 Oct 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Quantum gravity: the view from particle physicsHermann Nicolai
(Max Planck)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
20 Oct 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Area Laws for Entanglement Entropy and Negativity in Nonequilibrium Steady States (Host: Prof Dieter Jaksch)Dr Zoltan Zimboras
(UCL)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
20 Oct 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Nuclear Physics at Two Kiloparsecs: Measuring the Masses of Millisecond PulsarsProfessor S. M. Ransom
(NRAO)
Astrophysics Colloquia
21 Oct 2014
14:00
501, DWB (Seminar Room) Dynamic AdS/QCD & the Spectra of Asymptotically Free Gauge TheoryNick Evans
(U. Southampton)
Holography Seminar
21 Oct 2014
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Why surface tension gives soft solids some unexpected, but useful physical propertiesRob Style
(OCCAM, Oxford)
Softbio
21 Oct 2014
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Neutrinoless Double Beta DecayDr Vladimir Tretyak
(Institute for Nuclear Research of the Nat. Ac. Sci. of Ukraine, Kyiv)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
22 Oct 2014
11:15
Robert Hook room (NOTE: this is not the usual room) Majorana metals and quantum spin liquidsMaria Hermanns
(University of Cologne)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
23 Oct 2014
15:00
Dobson Lecture Room Recent decadal trends in the tropical Pacific and their impact on Antarctic and the Arctic (note unsual time)David Battisti
(University of Washington)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
23 Oct 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Graduate student presentationsPT probationary students
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
23 Oct 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Sterile neutrino dark matterOleg Ruchayskiy
(Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
23 Oct 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room GaAsP Nanowires and Nanowire Devices grown on Silicon Substrates (Host: Prof Michael Johnston)Prof Huiyun Liu
(University College London)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
23 Oct 2014
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Feeding the Monsters: the accretion modes of Radio-Loud AGN across cosmic timeWendy Williams
(Leiden)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
23 Oct 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Jets: a roller-coaster ride from Earth to Jupiter and backMichael McIntyre
(University of Cambridge)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
24 Oct 2014
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Science and the Art of InventivenessProfessor Andrei Seryi
(Director John Adams Institute, University of Oxford)
Colloquia seminar
24 Oct 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The ecology of transitional turbulenceNigel Goldenfeld
(University of Illinois Urbana-Campaign)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
24 Oct 2014
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Lab overviews (Part 1)Prof Andrew Turberfield, Dr Sonia Trigueros, Prof Achillefs Kapanidis
(Department of Physics)
Biological Physics
27 Oct 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Formation of Galaxy ClustersDr N. Hatch
(University of Nottingham)
Astrophysics Colloquia
27 Oct 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Adaptive Quantum Optics and its application: the quantum credit card (Host: Dr Axel Kuhn)Prof Dr Pepijn Pinkse
(University of Twente, The Netherlands)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
28 Oct 2014
14:00
DWB 501 (Seminar Room) Adiabatic FluidsMukund Rangamani
(U. Durham)
Holography Seminar
28 Oct 2014
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Arctic Sea Ice: Trends, Stability and Stochastic VariabilityWoosok Moon
(University of Cambridge)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
28 Oct 2014
15:00
Lindemann LT Clarendon Lab Repairabitility as an alternative to robustnessThomas Fink
(LIMS)
Softbio
28 Oct 2014
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre LHCb exotic q statesDr Michal Kreps
(University of Warwick)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
29 Oct 2014
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Non-equilibrium steady states in many-body quantum systemsBenjamin Doyon
(King's College London)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
29 Oct 2014
11:00
BiPAC seminar room Semi-synthetic secondary eclipse lightcurves of hot Jupiter exoplanetsDeepak Mahtani
(Keele University)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
30 Oct 2014
15:00
Lindemann Lecture Theatre Special Seminar: Hilbert Space Theory of Classical Electrodynamics (Host: Dr Animesh Datta)Prof Partha Ghose
(Bose Institute, Kolkata)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
30 Oct 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Towards creating a universe in the laboratoryValery Rubakov
(Institute for Nuclear Research)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
30 Oct 2014
11:30
501 DWB (1) Fast magnetic reconnection in weakly magnetic astrophysical environments; (2) Brief comments on collisionless plasma effects in the amplification of cosmological seed magnetic fieldsDiego Falceta-Goncalves & Grzegorz Kowal
(U of Sao Paulo)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
30 Oct 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre De Sitter flux vacua with moduli stabilisation and chiral matterRoberto Valandro
(ICTP Trieste)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
30 Oct 2014
11:30
BIPAC seminar room Probing the Cosmic Infrared Background with the South Pole Telescope: high redshift dusty starburst galaxies and their foreground dark matter lensing halosNiraj Welikala
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
30 Oct 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Extratropical Cyclones in a High-Resolution Climate Model, Reanalysis and Remote Sensing DataMatt Hawcroft
(U. of Reading)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
31 Oct 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Universe before the hot Big BangValery Rubakov
(Russian Academy of Sciences)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
31 Oct 2014
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Science in WhitehallProfessor Bernard Silverman
(Chief Scientist, The Home Office)
Colloquia seminar
31 Oct 2014
12:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Inside Physical Review Letters: An introduction to scientific publishingKatherine R Thomas
(PRL)
Special seminar
03 Nov 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Sparse Quantum Codes from Quantum Circuits (Host: Dr Animesh Datta)Prof Aram Harrow
(MIT)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
03 Nov 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre X-Ray Probes of Relativistic Astrophysics in AGNProfessor C. S. Reynolds
(University of Maryland)
Astrophysics Colloquia
04 Nov 2014
14:00
501, DWB (Seminar Room) Holographic Transport and the Hall AngleMike Blake
(DAMTP, Cambridge)
Holography Seminar
04 Nov 2014
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Rheology of self-assembling colloidal chainsKazem Edmond
(PTCL, Oxford)
Softbio
04 Nov 2014
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Jets in ATLASDr Caterina Doglioni
(University of Geneva)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
04 Nov 2014
14:15
Dobson Room Dust emission mechanisms in the central Sahara: new insights from remote field observationsChris Allen
(Geography)
Informal AOPP seminars
05 Nov 2014
13:00
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Detecting the Dark Ages with LEDADanny Price
(Harvard)
Observational Cosmology High-z Seminar
05 Nov 2014
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Laughlin-like wavefunctions for symmetry protected topological phasesZohar Ringel
(University of Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
06 Nov 2014
11:30
501 DWB TBAMatt Kunz
(Princeton)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
06 Nov 2014
14:15
BIPAC seminar room Intrinsic alignments : theoretical and numerical insightsSandrine Codis
(IAP)
Cosmology
06 Nov 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Boosting Strong Higgs Pair Production at the LHCJuan Rojo
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
06 Nov 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Large-scale anomalies in the CMBAssaf Ben-David
(NBI Copenhagen)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
06 Nov 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Properties and Applications of Graphene Based Materials (Host: Prof Robin Nicholas)Dr Rahul Raveendran Nair
(University of Manchester)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
06 Nov 2014
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB The effect of feedback on galaxy growth, disc formation, and r-process enrichment in cosmological simulationsFreeke van de Voort
(Berkeley/ASIAA)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
06 Nov 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The water vapour continuum and the Earth's radiation budgetKeith Shine
(University of Reading)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
07 Nov 2014
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory A Physicist's View of the Emergence of Terrestrial VertebratesProfessor Steven Balbus, Savilian Professor of Astronomy
(University of Oxford)
Colloquia seminar
07 Nov 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Artificial Gauge Fields for Cold AtomsNigel Cooper
(University of Cambridge)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
07 Nov 2014
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Lab overviews (Part 2)Dr Sonia Contera, Prof Stephen Tucker, Dr Richard Berry
(Department of Physics)
Biological Physics
10 Nov 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre What Can Tidal Disruption Events Teach Us About Black Hole Accretion?Professor M. C. Begelman
(University of Colorado)
Astrophysics Colloquia
10 Nov 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Emergent many-body quantum phases in optical lattices with cavity fieldsDr Santiago Caballero
(University of Oxford)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
11 Nov 2014
15:00
Lindemann LT Clarendon Lab Coordination of bacterial motors in motility and biofilm formationBerenike Maier
(Cologne)
Softbio
11 Nov 2014
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Confidence GameProfessor Steve Biller
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
11 Nov 2014
14:00
501, DWB (Seminar Room) Black Holes in the 1/D ExpansionRoberto Emparan
(U. Barcelona)
Holography Seminar
11 Nov 2014
16:00
Dobson Lecture Room (NOTE CHANGE OF TIME) Superrotation in Held & Suarez-like flows with weak surface temperature gradientInna Polichtchouk
(University of Reading)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
12 Nov 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB A Higgs or The Higgs? : A look at anomalous Higgs couplings (*Note unusual day*)Shankha Banerjee
(Harish-Chandra Research Institute)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
12 Nov 2014
11:00
BiPAC seminar room Radio polarimetry of jets from stellar-mass black holes (XRBs)Peter Curran
(International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR), Curtin University)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
12 Nov 2014
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Spin chains with a non compact targetEric Vernier
(Ecole Normale Suprieure, Paris)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
13 Nov 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Nematic fluctuations and order in iron based superconductors (Host: Prof Radu Coldea)Prof Joerg Schmalian
(Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
13 Nov 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre *No seminar today*UK HEP Forum
(Cosener's House, Abingdon)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
13 Nov 2014
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Radio-loud Quasars: Their impact on star formationEleni Kalfountzou
(Herts)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
13 Nov 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The influence of solar variability on North Atlantic-European climate, past, present and futureJeff Knight
(Met Office)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
14 Nov 2014
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Ice Cores, Climate and Sea IceProfessor Eric Wolff
(Department of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge)
Colloquia seminar
14 Nov 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre What is topological order, and why is it interesting?Paul Fendley
(Oxford)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
17 Nov 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Self-generated current structures in relativistic laser-solid interactions (Host: Prof Peter Norreys)Prof Paul McKenna
(University of Strathclyde)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
18 Nov 2014
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Some aspects of soft interfaces with trapped colloidsMartin Oettel
(Eberhard Karls)
Softbio
18 Nov 2014
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Muon (g-2) at Fermilab: Preparing for TakeoffProfessor Lee Roberts
(Boston University)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
18 Nov 2014
14:00
DWB 501 (Seminar Room) A Universal Correction to Higher Spin Entanglement EntropyMichael Ferlaino
(U. Swansea)
Holography Seminar
18 Nov 2014
14:15
Dobson Room Atmospheric sounding using IASILucy Ventress
(AOPP)
Informal AOPP seminars
19 Nov 2014
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Ages of young star clusters, massive blue stragglers and the upper mass limit of starsFabian Schneider
(AIfA, Bonn University)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
19 Nov 2014
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Quantum quenches in 2D via arrays of coupled chainsAndrew James
(University College London)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
20 Nov 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Top Physics at the LHC: Challenges in Experiment and TheoryAlexander Mitov / Katharina Behr
(University of Cambridge / University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
20 Nov 2014
14:15
BIPAC seminar toom Rescaling cosmological simulations from standard to modified gravityAlexander Mead
(IfA, ROE)
Cosmology
20 Nov 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Top production at NNLOAlexander Mitov
(Cavendish Laboratory, Cambridge)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
20 Nov 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quasiparticle spin relaxation and spin resonance in a mesoscopic superconductor (Host: Prof Steve Simon)Dr Charis Quay Huei Li
(Paris-Sud University)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
20 Nov 2014
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Radio-Quiet Quasars in the VIDEO Survey: Evidence for AGN-powered radio emission below 1 mJySarah White
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
20 Nov 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Bias correction and downscaling in climate predictions and projectionsJose Manuel Gutierrez
(University of Cantabria)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
21 Nov 2014
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Inside the Centre: The Life and Work of J Robert OppenheimerProfessor Ray Monk
(Department of Philosophy, University of Southampton)
Colloquia seminar
21 Nov 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Phase Transitions and Surface Tension in Vibrated Granular MediaMichael Swift
(University of Nottingham)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
21 Nov 2014
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory The evolution of cooperation and competition in microbial communitiesProf Kevin Foster
(Department of Zoology)
Biological Physics
24 Nov 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Probing The End Of The Reionisation Epoch With The Most Distant GalaxiesLaura Pentericci
(Rome Observatory)
Astrophysics Colloquia
24 Nov 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quantum correlations beyond entanglement and usefulness of noise (Host: Dr Axel Kuhn)Dr Natalia Korolkova
(University of St Andrews)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
25 Nov 2014
15:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre Alignment vs noise: a simple yet non-trivial setting for dry active matterHugues Chate
(CEA-Saclay)
Softbio
25 Nov 2014
14:00
DWB 501 (Seminar Room) Effective Actions for Fluids from Holography and the Membrane ParadigmNatalia Pinzani-Fokeeva
(U. Amsterdam)
Holography Seminar
25 Nov 2014
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Detection of the missing Universe with xenonProfessor Auke-Pieter Colijn
(National Institute for Subatomic Physics (NIKHEF))
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
25 Nov 2014
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Simple box models of ice ages and climateAndrew Fowler
(University of Oxford, University of Limerick)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
26 Nov 2014
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Non Equilibrium Time Evolution in the Sine-Gordon ModelBruno Bertini
(University of Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
27 Nov 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Jet binning in WW and H->WW measurementsGudrun Heinrich / Chris Hays
(MPP & University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
27 Nov 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Physical views of bacterial cells: chromosome conformation and size regulation in E.Coli (Prof Achillefs Kapanidis)Dr Pietro Cicuta
(University of Cambridge)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
27 Nov 2014
14:15
BIPAC seminar room Interpreting cosmological observations in a clumpy universePierre Fleury
(IAP)
Cosmology
27 Nov 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre High precision calculations for LHC phenomenologyGudrun Heinrich
(Max-Planck-Institut fuer Physik, Munich)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
27 Nov 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room A new look at the Hadley CellBrian Hoskins
(Imperial College London; University of Reading)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
28 Nov 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Higgs, the Hierarchy Problem, and the LHCJohn March-Russell
(Oxford)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
28 Nov 2014
16:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory The Formation of Terrestrial PlanetsDr Alessandro Morbidelli
(Observatoire de la Cte d'Azur, Nice)
Colloquia seminar
01 Dec 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Hydrodynamic simulations of rotating black holes (Host: Prof Gianluca Gregori)Dr Silke Weinfurtner
(University of Nottingham)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
01 Dec 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Detecting and Characterising Exoplanets with Direct ImagingDr E. Biller
(University of Edinburgh)
Astrophysics Colloquia
02 Dec 2014
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Self-assembly of anisotropic colloidal particlesDaniela Kraft
(Leiden)
Softbio
02 Dec 2014
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Quarkonium Production at the LHC: What have we learnt from Run I?Dr Andy Chisholm
(University of Birmingham)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
02 Dec 2014
12:00
Seminar room, DWB SKYrmion is the Limit: Magnetic Excitations for the Information AgeAvadh Saxena
(Los Alamos National Lab)
Special seminar
02 Dec 2014
14:00
DWB 501 (Seminar Room) Holographic Hydrodynamics in Horava-Lifshitz gravityChris Eling
(U. Oxford)
Holography Seminar
03 Dec 2014
11:00
BiPAC seminar room The ARTEMIS Survey for Fast TransientsJayanth Chennamangalam
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
03 Dec 2014
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Non-equilibrium dynamics and many-body entanglement with cold atoms and trapped ionsAndrew Daley
(University of Strathclyde)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
04 Dec 2014
14:30
501 DWB A stochastic model of inward diffusion in magnetospheric plasmasNaoki Sato
(U of Tokyo)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
04 Dec 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Coherent dynamics of single spins coupled to diamond mechanical oscillators (Host: Dr Peter Leek)Prof Patrick Maletinsky
(University of Basel)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
04 Dec 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Heavy dense QCD and nuclear matter on the latticeOwe Philipsen
(Goethe University Frankfurt)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
04 Dec 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Dark matter and flavourFady Bishara
(University of Cincinnati)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
04 Dec 2014
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Minor mergers: fundamental but unexplored drivers of galaxy stellar mass growthSugata Kaviraj
((Herts))
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
04 Dec 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The interaction of light, aerosol, snow and sea iceMartin King
(Royal Holloway)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
05 Dec 2014
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Black Holes, Axions and the Gravitational Atom in the SkyDr Asimina Arvanitaki
(The Perimeter Institute of Theoretical Physics, Ontario)
Colloquia seminar
05 Dec 2014
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory A Lipid Fusion Based Method for the Single Molecule Study of ATP SynthaseAidan Russell
(Department of Physics)
Biological Physics
05 Dec 2014
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Upgrading a Light Microscope: a Simple Design to Combine up to Four Epi-Illumination Techniques in a Miniature DeviceDr Robert Ishmukhametov
(Department of Physics)
Biological Physics
05 Dec 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Chiral electrons in graphene layered materialsEdward McCann
(University of Lancaster)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
09 Dec 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Space Weather Beyond Our Solar SystemGreg Hallinan
(CALTECH)
Astrophysics Colloquia
11 Dec 2014
11:30
501 DWB TBAChris Reynolds
(U of Maryland)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
17 Dec 2014
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Physics of the Intracluster Medium and AGN Feedback in Galaxy ClustersChris Reynolds
(University of Maryland)
(SPI-MAX) coffee