Seminars

Currently showing seminars in 2015

When Location Title Speaker Series
07 Jan 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Controlled Crystallization of Semiconducting Polymers and its Impact on Optical and Electrical PropertiesProf Sabine Ludwigs
(Institute of Polymer Chemistry, University of Stuttgart)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
14 Jan 2015
10:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Special Seminar: Multidimensional spectroscopy of trapped ion chains (Host: Prof Dieter Jaksch)Frank Schlawin
(Albert Ludwigs University of Freiburg)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
15 Jan 2015
11:30
Lindemann Lecture Theatre Special Seminar: Quantum algorithms for machine learning and big data analysis (Host: Prof Vlatko Vedral)Prof Seth Lloyd
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT))
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
15 Jan 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Jet substructure: a QCD viewpointSimone Marzani
(MIT)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
16 Jan 2015
15:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Special Seminar: Influence of the ligand field environment on the magnetic properties of different single transition metal atoms (Host: Dr Arzhang Ardavan)Susanne Baumann
(University of Basel, Switzerland)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
19 Jan 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Accretion White Dwarfs as Universal Accretion LaboratoriesProfessor C. Knigge
(University of Southampton)
Astrophysics Colloquia
19 Jan 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Breaking the mirror symmetry of spontaneous emission via spin-orbit interaction of light (Host: Dr Axel Kuhn)Prof Dr Arno Rauschenbeutel
(Vienna University of Technology)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
20 Jan 2015
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Critically balanced rotating and stratified turbulenceAlex Schekochihin
(Dept. Physics, University of Oxford)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
20 Jan 2015
15:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Neurons feel the force: mechanics in nervous system development and disorderKristian Franze
(Cambridge)
Softbio
20 Jan 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Simulating and searching for Black Holes in ATLASDr James Frost (ATLAS), Dr Xianguo Lu (ALICE) and Dr Nick Ryder (Solid)
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
20 Jan 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Solid ExperimentDr Nick Ryder
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
20 Jan 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Measurement of hadron composition in charged jets from pp collisions with the ALICE experimentDr Xianguo Lu
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
21 Jan 2015
11:00
BiPAC seminar room How to build a TraP: An image-plane transient-discovery pipelineTim Staley
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
21 Jan 2015
11:15
DWB Seminar Room 501 Deconfined Criticality in 3D loop modelsPablo Serna Martinez
(University of Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
22 Jan 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Surface-atmosphere interaction and the history of water on MarsPeter Grindrod
(UCL)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
22 Jan 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Delta-function interactions for the bosonic and spinning strings: the generation of Abelian gauge theoryJames Edwards
(CPT Durham)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
22 Jan 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Event generators for LHC PhenomenologyEmanuele Re
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
23 Jan 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Neutron stars as extreme physics laboratoriesNils Andersson
(Southampton)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
23 Jan 2015
11:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Weak and strong electronic correlations in Iron-based superconductors (Host: Amalia Coldea)Dr Luca de' Medici
(ESPCI Paris Tech)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
26 Jan 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Equivalence of different heat engine types in the quantum regime and quantum-thermodynamic signatures (Host: Felix Binder)Dr Raam Uzdin
(The Hebrew University)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
26 Jan 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Cosmic Rays, Galactic Outflow, Non-Thermal EmissionDr. A.M. Taylor
(Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies)
Astrophysics Colloquia
27 Jan 2015
14:00
DWB, Fisher Room Non-Equilibrium 2-Point Functions in AdS/CFT: Formalism and an ExampleVille Kernen
(U. Oxford)
Holography Seminar
27 Jan 2015
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Viscoelastic response of actin networks at intermediate distancesDr Adar Sonn
(Tel-Aviv University, Israel)
Softbio
28 Jan 2015
11:15
DWB Seminar Room 501 Two-dimensional Valence Bond Solid (AKLT) states from t_{2g} electronsMaciej Koch-Janusz
(Weizmann Institute)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
28 Jan 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Black hole spin: why should we Kerr?Matt Middleton
(University of Cambridge)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
29 Jan 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Spin sensing and magnetic design at the single atom level (Host: Dr Arzhang Ardavan)Prof Alexander Khajetoorians
(Radboud University, The Netherlands)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
29 Jan 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Beyond the Standard Model: The complete set of predictions from the dim-6 BSM LagrangianSandeepan Gupta
(Weizmann Institute)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
29 Jan 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Satellite dust retrievals over the Sahara during the Fennec campaign in June 2011: does dust heat or cool the atmosphere?Jamie Banks
(Imperial College London)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
30 Jan 2015
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Science with a Crowd: The Zooniverse from Galaxy Zoo to LSSTProfessor Chris Lintott
(Department of Physics, University of Oxford)
Colloquia seminar
30 Jan 2015
14:00
Dennis Schiama Lecture Theatre Twist and Texture in Bilayer GrapheneProf Gene Mele
(University of Pennsylvania)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
30 Jan 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB BSM Primary effectsRick Gupta
(Weizmann Institute of Sciences)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
02 Feb 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Exoplanets and the Nature of Other WorldsProfessor D. Queloz
(IOA)
Astrophysics Colloquia
02 Feb 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Strong correlations in light propagation in cold atomic ensembles beyond the mean-field theory of standard optics (Host: Dr Igor Mekhov)Prof Janne Ruostekoski
(University of Southampton)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
03 Feb 2015
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Convection and the growth of sea iceDavid Rees Jones
(AOPP, Oxford)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
03 Feb 2015
15:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Anomalous dynamics of DNA hairpin foldingEnrico Carlon
(KULeuven)
Softbio
03 Feb 2015
14:00
Fisher Room, DWB Non-Equilibrium Quantum Matter: From Quantum Hall Edge States to Quantum Spin-LiquidsDmitry Kovrizhin
(U. Cambridge)
Holography Seminar
04 Feb 2015
11:00
Bipac seminar room Links between emission and rotational variability in pulsarsPaul Brook
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
05 Feb 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Family and CP symmetriesIvo de Medeiros Varzielas
(University of Southampton)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
05 Feb 2015
14:15
BIPAC seminar room Dimensional reduction in the sky?Joao Magueijo
(ICL)
Cosmology
05 Feb 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Uses of conformal symmetry in QCDVolodya Braun
(Universitaet Regensburg)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
05 Feb 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room How not to falsify climate-model simulationsDirk Notz
(Max Planck Institut, Hamburg)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
05 Feb 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB A closer look at stellar feedbackSam Geen
(Lyon)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
06 Feb 2015
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Controlling and Exploring Quantum Matter at the Single Atom LevelProfessor Immanuel Bloch
(Max-Planck Institute for Quantum Optics)
Colloquia seminar
06 Feb 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Challenges and future scenarios for High Energy PhysicsMichelangelo Mangano
(CERN)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
09 Feb 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Asteroseismology Measuring Stellar Masses, Ages and RotationDr. G.R. Davies
(University of Birmingham)
Astrophysics Colloquia
09 Feb 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Nonlinear optics at the single-photon levelDr Amir Feizpour
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
10 Feb 2015
14:00
Fisher Room, DWB Analytic results on AdS (in)stability: conservation laws and missing secular termsBen Craps
(Vrije U. Brussels)
Holography Seminar
10 Feb 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre From the top to the Higgs and beyondProfessor Fabrizio Margaroli
(Sapienza and INFN)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
10 Feb 2015
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Walking grains, rolling colloids, swimming droplets ... How universal are transitions to collective motion in active matterProf Olivier Dauchot
(ESPCI, France)
Softbio
11 Feb 2015
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Doping a topological quantum spin liquid: slow holes in the Kitaev honeycomb modelGabor Halasz
(University of Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
11 Feb 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre nuPRISM: A Novel Experiment for Studying Neutrino InteractionsProfessor Mark Hartz
(Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
11 Feb 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Blazar jet emission: a statistical approachBarbara Biasuzzi
(INFN Trieste)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
12 Feb 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Massive spin-2 and Kaluza-Klein / Cycles of Interactions in Multi-gravity TheoriesJames Bonifacio / James Scargill
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
12 Feb 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Nuclear star formation, molecular gas and the dusty torus of AGNAlmudena Alonso Herrero
(IFCA)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
12 Feb 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Cryogenic amplification at room temperature the pentacene:p-terphenyl MASER (Host: Dr Alexy Karenowska)Dr Mark Oxborrow
(Imperial College London)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
12 Feb 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Open EFTsCliff Burgess
(PI Waterloo)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
12 Feb 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room How to afford future global numerical weather prediction?Nils Wedi
(ECMWF)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
13 Feb 2015
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory The Higgs Boson and Particle Physics at the LHC: a Progress Report and Future PlansProfessor Daniela Bortoletto
(Department of Physics, University of Oxford)
Colloquia seminar
13 Feb 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Many-body Localisation and EntanglementDr Jens Bardarson
(Max-Planck Institute PKS Dresden)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
16 Feb 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Value of Newton's Constant of GravitationProfessor C.C. Speake
(University of Birmingham)
Astrophysics Colloquia
16 Feb 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room No SeminarNo Seminar
(N/A)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
17 Feb 2015
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room The severe European winter of 1962/63Richard Greatbatch
(GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research, Kiel)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
17 Feb 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Bs-> mu mu decays: from searches to observationDr Francesco Dettori
(CERN)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
17 Feb 2015
15:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Droplet Interface Bilayers: From high-throughput DNA sequencing to lipid raftsMark Wallace
(Oxford Chemistry)
Softbio
18 Feb 2015
11:00
Bipac Seminar Room Feedback processes in NGC 5548Katrien Steenbrugge
(Instituto Astronomia UCN, Chile)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
18 Feb 2015
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Magnetism in rare-earth quasicrystals: RKKY interactions and orderingStefanie Thiem
(University of Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
19 Feb 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Turbulent Heating in the X-Ray Brightest Galaxy ClustersDr I. Zhuravleva
(Stanford University)
Astrophysics Colloquia
19 Feb 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Planck results discussionErminia Calabrese
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
19 Feb 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Modeling the climates of (exo)planetsNathan Mayne
(Exeter)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
19 Feb 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre NLO EW and QCD corrections with OpenLoopJonas Lindert
(University of Zurich)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
19 Feb 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Evolution in the bias of radio sources (TBC)Sam Lindsay
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
20 Feb 2015
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory CANCELLED: Cosmology from the Microwave BackgroundProfessor Jo Dunkley
(Department of PHysics, University of Oxforh)
Colloquia seminar
20 Feb 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Urban systems: a physicist's perspectiveMarc Barthelemy
(CEA-IPhT)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
23 Feb 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room In silico extreme plasma physics (Host: Prof Gianluca Gregori)Prof Luis O.Silva
(Istituto Superior Tecnico, Lisbon)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
23 Feb 2015
17:00
Room 501, DWB Constraining neutron star matter with QCDAleksi Vuorinen
(Uni. Helsinki)
Holography Seminar
23 Feb 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Astrobiology and Anomalies: Applications of Machine Learning in Astronomical SurveysDr. L.M. Walkowicz
(The Adler Planetarium)
Astrophysics Colloquia
24 Feb 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Discovering dark matter at the LHCDr Bjorn Penning
(Imperial College London)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
24 Feb 2015
14:00
Fisher Room, DWB Dynamics of holographic thermalization at strong and intermediate couplingAleksi Vuorinen
(Uni. Helsinki)
Holography Seminar
24 Feb 2015
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Some aspects of soft interfaces with trapped colloidsProf Gijsje Koenderink
(AMOLF, The Netherlands)
Softbio
25 Feb 2015
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Many body localization without quenched disorder?Markus Mueller
(ICTP Trieste)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
25 Feb 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Mapping the inner accretion flow of supermassive black holesErin Kara
(University of Cambridge)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
26 Feb 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB SUSY breaking in string theorySven Krippendorf
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
26 Feb 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Charge order in cuprate superconductors (Host: Radu Coldea)Dr Marc-Henri Julien
(Laboratoire National des Champs Magntiques Intenses, Grenoble)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
26 Feb 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Black Hole - bulge scaling relationsRonald Laesker
(MPIA)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
26 Feb 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Tug of war on the summertime circulation response to global warmingTiffany Shaw
(University of Chicago)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
26 Feb 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre g-2 of the muonDominik Stoeckinger
(TU Dresden)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
27 Feb 2015
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory High-temperature Superconductivity: New Insights and PerspectivesProfessor Bernhard Keimer
(Max-Planck Institute for Solid State Research)
Colloquia seminar
27 Feb 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Ring polymers - a topological glass?Prof Matthew Turner
(University of Warwick)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
02 Mar 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Early-Type Galaxies and their Environment: an IFS PerspectiveDr. F. D'Eugenio
(Australian National University)
Astrophysics Colloquia
02 Mar 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room New ways to the Dark Side: the CASPEr and GNOME experiments (Host: Dr David Lucas)Prof Dr Dmitry Budker
(Helmholtz Institute Mainz)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
03 Mar 2015
14:00
DWB, Fisher Room Conformal Field Theory in Momentum SpaceKostas Skenderis
(U. Southampton)
Holography Seminar
03 Mar 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Astroparticle & Oscillations Research with Cosmics in the Abyss (ANTARES & KM3NeT)Professor Antoine Kouchner
(Universite Paris Diderot)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
03 Mar 2015
15:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Mechanical approach to DNA sequencingJean-Francois Allemand
(ENS-Paris)
Softbio
03 Mar 2015
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Parameter estimation for climate modellingCoralia Cartis
(Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
04 Mar 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Black Holes and Neutron Stars in our Galaxy as Laboratories for Strong GravityTomaso Belloni
(INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
04 Mar 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre tbaMike Cates
(Edinburgh)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
05 Mar 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Perovskite solar cells: active layer control for high efficiency solar cellsGiles Eperon
(Department of Physics)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
05 Mar 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Plausible and implausible models of inflationDavid Marsh
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
05 Mar 2015
14:15
BIPAC seminar room Mapping the z>2 Cosmic Web Using 3D Ly-a Forest TomographyKhee-Gan Lee
(MPIA)
Cosmology
05 Mar 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Negative ions and photoelectrons: results from Cassini and Venus ExpressAndrew Coates
(UCL)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
05 Mar 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Scale of new physics from multi-H,WValya Khoze
(IPPP Durham)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
05 Mar 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB TBCAlfie Tiley
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
06 Mar 2015
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Colours from Earth: preparing for exo-earth characterisationProfessor Robert Fosbury
(European Southern Observatory)
Colloquia seminar
06 Mar 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Control and Lifetime of Majorana Modes (Experiment)Charles Marcus
(Niels Bohr Inst)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
09 Mar 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quantum Systems Engineering: How to enable a quantum technology revolution (Host: Dr Joshua Nunn)Dr Mark Everitt
(Loughborough University)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
10 Mar 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre High-mass H -> VV signal and Higgs width determination at the LHCDr Nikolas Kauer
(Royal Holloway, University of London)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
10 Mar 2015
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Colloidal microfluidicsProf Patrick Tabeling
(ESPCI, France)
Softbio
10 Mar 2015
14:00
Fisher Room, DWB Holographic LatticesJerome Gauntlett
(Imperial College)
Holography Seminar
11 Mar 2015
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Localization of Large Polarons in the One-Dimensional Disordered Holstein ModelWilliam Barford
(University of Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
11 Mar 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Constraining the structure and dynamics of black hole jetsWill Potter
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
12 Mar 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Soft collinear effective theoryJim Talbert
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
12 Mar 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Lensed Supernovae (TBC)Julian Merten
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
12 Mar 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Magnonics: Trends and Challenges (Host: Dr John Gregg)Prof Burkard Hillebrands
(Technische Universitat Kaiserslautern)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
12 Mar 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Weighing the evidence for and against more frequent extreme mid-latitude weather in response to Arctic warmingJames Screen
(Exeter)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
12 Mar 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Radiative type II seesaw mechanism for neutrino mass with dark matterErnest Ma
(University of California, Riverside)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
13 Mar 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Self-similar structure of singularities of PDEsProf Jens Eggers
(Department of Mathematics, University of Bristol)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
13 Mar 2015
13:00
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB (FRIDAY at 1pm) Galaxies That Shine: RHD Simulations of Radiation Feedback in Galactic DisksJoakim Rosdahl
(Leiden)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
16 Mar 2015
12:00
Fisher Room, Denys Wilkinson Building Topological superconductivity and spin interferometry in topological insulator nanowiresFernando de Juan
(Berkeley)
Special seminar
18 Mar 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room The jets of the radiogalaxy 4C74.26: an indication that relativistic shocks do not accelerate ultra-high energy cosmic raysAnabella Araudo
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
24 Mar 2015
14:15
Lindemann Lecture Theatre Special Seminar: Experimental techniques for use in pulsed magnetic fields of up to 100 T (Host: Prof Stephen Blundell)Dr John Singleton
(National High Magnetic Field Laboratory, Los Alamos National Laboratory, USA)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
25 Mar 2015
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Modeling the extratropical jets: Connections between the mean climate, variability, and response to anthropogenic forcing (note unsual day and time)Ed Gerber
(New York University)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
08 Apr 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room The Era of Time Domain Radio AstronomyAssaf Horesh
(Caltech)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
09 Apr 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB BETA / ASKAPIan Heywood
(CSIRO Astronomy & Space Science (Australia), Rhodes University (South Africa))
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
20 Apr 2015
11:30
Hooke Room Aerosols in the Earth climate system: capabilities and limitations of NASA satellite and suborbital observations (note unsual day/room)Jens Redemann
(NASA)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
22 Apr 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Real-time identification and follow-up of fast radio burstsEmily Petroff
(Swinburne University of Technology)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
23 Apr 2015
11:30
Dobson Room An effort for developing a seamless transport modeling and remote sensing system for air pollutantsTerry Nakajima
(Earth Observation Research Centre, JAXA)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
27 Apr 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Co-Evolution of Galaxies and Black Holes: Clues in the Contemporary UniverseProfessor T.M. Heckman
(Johns Hopkins University)
Astrophysics Colloquia
27 Apr 2015
16:00
Conference Room, DWB Understanding cosmic acceleration with the Dark Energy Survey and beyondMarcelle Soares-Santos
(FNAL)
Cosmology
27 Apr 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room High intensity lasers and strong-field QED (Host: Prof Peter Norreys)Dr Ben King
(Plymouth University)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
28 Apr 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre LHCb - past, present, future: my contribution to a wide Physics programDr Paolo Gandini
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
28 Apr 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre From discovery to precision physics: Single top quark production at the LHCDr Kathrin Becker
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
28 Apr 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre 3He magnetometer for Muon g-2 experimentDr Babak Abi
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
28 Apr 2015
14:15
Dobson Room Large scale spatial statisticsFinn Lindgren
(University of Bath)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
28 Apr 2015
15:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Transcription in high resolution: spatial distribution of RNA polymerases in single bacterial cellsAchillefs Kapanidis
(Oxford Physics)
Softbio
29 Apr 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Observational evidence for Eddington accretion onto compact objectsDiego Altamirano
(University of Southampton)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
29 Apr 2015
17:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory The Dennis Sciama Memorial Lecture: Simple Calabi-Yau Manifolds and the Landscape of String VacuaProfessor Philip Candelas
(Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford)
Colloquia seminar
29 Apr 2015
11:15
DWB Seminar room 501 Anyonics: Designing exotic circuitry with non-Abelian anyonsKirill Shtengel
(University of California Riverside)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
30 Apr 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB The search for new physics at a hadron collider: how hard can it be?James Scoville
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
30 Apr 2015
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB THE DARK ENERGY SURVEY, status, first results, and mocksMarc Manera
(UCL)
Cosmology
30 Apr 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Interfaces in hybrid optoelectronics (Host: Prof Laura Herz)Dr Yana Vaynzof
(University of Heidelberg)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
30 Apr 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre LHC Run II anomalies with leptons and jets ... and new physicsBen Allanach
(DAMTP Cambridge)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
30 Apr 2015
11:30
Dobson Room Toward a seamless reanalysis of the instrumental climate recordDick Dee
(ECMWF)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
04 May 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room No Seminar - Bank Holidayn/a
(n/a)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
05 May 2015
14:15
Dobson Room Sea ice and convective instabilityJoe Hitchen
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
05 May 2015
14:45
Dobson Room The QBO and its teleconnectionsVerena Schenzinger
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
05 May 2015
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Liquid crystals for conditioning actuated or active soft matterProf Francesc Sagues
(University of Barcelona)
Softbio
05 May 2015
11:00
Fisher Room SuMIRe: Subaru Measurements of Images and Redshifts Imaging and Spectroscopic Surveys on Cosmology, Galactic Archaeology, and Galaxy EvolutionProfessor H. Murayama
(University of California at Berkeley)
Astrophysics Colloquia
05 May 2015
14:00
Fisher Room, DWB Entanglement Entropy in a Holographic Model of the Kondo EffectMario Flory
(Max Planck Institute Munich)
Holography Seminar
06 May 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Use of binary radio pulsars with ultra-compact companions to understand basic physicsManjari Bagchi
(Institute of Space Sciences (IEEC-CSIC))
(SPI-MAX) coffee
06 May 2015
10:00
Dalitz Institute Dark Matter as Strongly Interactive Massive ParticlesHitoshi Murayama
(Berkeley)
Special seminar
07 May 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Double copies for amplitudes and black holesRicardo Monteiro
(Maths Inst, Oxford)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
07 May 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB The Destruction of Black HolesAdam Brown
(Stanford University)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
07 May 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Surfactant-Templated Zeolites: The bridge Between Zeolites and MCM-41 that Made it to the Refinery (Host: Dr Sonia Antoranz Contera)Prof Dr Javier Garcia Martinez
(University of Alicante)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
07 May 2015
11:30
501 DWB Prospects for observing the magnetorotational instability in the Plasma Couette ExperimentCary Forest
(Wisconsin/Madison)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
07 May 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB A spatially resolved view of galaxy evolutionJames Allen
(Univ of Sydney)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
07 May 2015
11:30
Dobson Room How to turn your orange into an apple: models, observations and representativenessNick Schutgens
(AOPP, University of Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
08 May 2015
11:30
BIPAC seminar room The Galactic Center PulsarGeoff Bower
(ASIAA)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
08 May 2015
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Documentary: 'That's the Story' Prof Roy J Glauber remembers the making of the atomic bombPresented by Professor Jose Latorre
(Benasque Centre for Science, Spain)
Colloquia seminar
11 May 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Magnetised transport phenomena in high energy-density laser-plasmas (Host: Prof Peter Norreys)Dr Robert Kingham
(Imperial College London)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
12 May 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre ANNIEDr Matthew Malek
(University of Sheffield)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
12 May 2015
14:00
Fisher Room, DWB Turbulent Strings in AdS/CFTTakaaki Ishii
(U. Crete)
Holography Seminar
12 May 2015
15:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre tbaJohan Elf
(Uppsala University)
Softbio
12 May 2015
14:15
Dobson Room Large-scale vortices in rotating convectionChris Jones
(University of Leeds)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
13 May 2015
11:15
DWB Seminar room 501 The Time Reversal Invariant Fractional Josephson EffectCharles Kane
(University of Pennsylvania)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
14 May 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB What is the evidence for cosmic acceleration from supernovae?Jeppe Nielsen
(Niels Bohr Institute)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
14 May 2015
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB How to Run through Walls : An analytic approach to ultra-relativistic collisions of solitonsEugene Lim
(KCL)
Cosmology
14 May 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Automating QCD amplitudes for the LHCSimon Badger
(University of Edinburgh)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
14 May 2015
11:30
Dobson Room Arctic influence on mid-latitude weather and climateThomas Jung
(AWI)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
14 May 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB External forcing in low and high redshift galaxiesAnna Cibinel
(Sussex)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
15 May 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Cosmic Rays, a journey from sources to EarthPasquale Blasi
(Arcetri Astrophysical Observatory)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
15 May 2015
16:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory The Cherwell Simon Memorial Lecture: Topological Boundary Modes from Quantum Electronics to Classical MechanicsProfessor Charles Kane
(University of Pennsylvania)
Colloquia seminar
18 May 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Protoplanetary Disk Structure and Planet Formation Signatures Resolved with InterferometryDr. S. Kraus
(University of Exeter)
Astrophysics Colloquia
19 May 2015
14:00
Fisher Room, DWB Fermion Dipole Moments and HolographyRakibur Rahman
(Albert Einstein Max Planck Institute)
Holography Seminar
19 May 2015
14:15
Dobson Room Predicting potential vorticity fluctuations from equilibrium statistical mechanicsTomos David
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
19 May 2015
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Micro-swimmers in confinement and in flowAndreas Zoettl
(TU Berlin)
Softbio
19 May 2015
14:45
Dobson Room North Atlantic sea level dynamicsRob Fraser
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
20 May 2015
11:15
DWB Seminar room 501 Wavefunctions of Symmetry Protected Topological Phases from Conformal Field TheoriesThomas Scaffidi
(University of Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
21 May 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Collinear Factorisation with Heavy QuarksMarco Bonvini
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
21 May 2015
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB Planck stars: from cosmology to black holes and backFrancesca Vidotto
(Nijmegen)
Cosmology
21 May 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Symmetries and instantons in F-theoryTimo Weigand
(University of Heidelberg)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
21 May 2015
11:30
501 DWB Electron heat flux in the solar wind: transition from classical to collisionlessStuart Bale
(UC Berkeley)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
21 May 2015
11:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Chiral liquid crystals for lasers, templates, and elastomersProf Stephen Morris
(Department of Engineering Science)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
21 May 2015
11:30
Dobson Room Deep convection over West AfricaDoug Parker
(Leeds)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
22 May 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre From active gel models of cell mechanics to cell trajectoriesRaphael Voituriez
(Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
22 May 2015
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Cosmology from the Microwave BackgroundProfessor Jo Dunkley
(University of Oxford)
Colloquia seminar
26 May 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Accelerator Research and Development at Fermilab towards precision Neutrino and Muon ExperimentsProfessor Swapan Chattopadhyay
(Fermilab and Northern Illinois University)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
26 May 2015
14:45
Dobson Room The gas composition and cloud structure of Jupiter's troposphereRohini Giles
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
26 May 2015
14:15
Dobson Room Spectroscopy of lunar analogue materials in a simulated space environment - 'pink spinel anorthosites'Charlotte Marriner
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
26 May 2015
14:00
Fisher Room, DWB Collapse in AdS and Relaxation in Closed Quantum SystemsJavier Mas
(U. Santiago de Compostela)
Holography Seminar
26 May 2015
15:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Flocking hydrodynamics: mesoscale mechanismsSriram Ramaswamy
(TIFR Hyderabad)
Softbio
27 May 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room The Hunt for Radio Transients With the Jansky VLAKunal Mooley
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
27 May 2015
11:15
Audrey Wood seminar room Topological phases and phase transitions with Projected Entangled Pair StatesNorbert Schuch
(RWTH Aachen)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
28 May 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Asymmetric dark matter in the SunPat Scott
(Imperial College)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
28 May 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Anomalous B decays (TBC)Thomas Blake & Ulrich Haisch
(University of Warwick & University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
28 May 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Nemacity without magnetism in FeSe - evidence for orbital ordering (Host: Dr Amalia Coldea)Dr Christoph Meingast
(The Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT))
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
28 May 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Piecing together the Milky Way using Large Spectroscopic SurveysKeith Hawkins
(Cambridge (IOA))
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
28 May 2015
11:30
Dobson Room Constraining ocean ventilation pathways and time scales with observations and modelsSamar Khatiwala
(ES, University of Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
29 May 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Statistical Physics and Information Theory: New FrontiersMarc Mezard
(ENS, Paris)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
29 May 2015
12:30
Dobson Room Causal inference methods for climate time series (Note unusual day and time)Jakob Runge
(PIK)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
29 May 2015
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Chasing Fast Dynamos in the Plasma LabProfessor Cary Forest
(Madison Physics Department, University of Wisconsin)
Colloquia seminar
01 Jun 2015
16:30
Lindemann Lecture Theatre Physics without probability (Prof Simon Benjamin)Prof David Deutsch
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
01 Jun 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre New Populations of Gamma-Ray BurstProfessor A.J. Levan
(University of Warwick)
Astrophysics Colloquia
02 Jun 2015
14:15
Dobson Room Lorenz energy budgets of different planetary circulation regimesFachreddin Tabataba-Vakili
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
02 Jun 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Searches for Dark Matter production at the LHCDr Oliver Buchmueller
(Imperial College London)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
02 Jun 2015
14:45
Dobson Room Studying the general circulation of the Martian atmosphere from combined use of spacecraft data and GCM simulationsAlex Valeanu
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
02 Jun 2015
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Aggregation-dominated transport: Phase transitions and intermittencyProf Mustansir Barma
(TIFR Mumbai)
Softbio
03 Jun 2015
11:15
DWB Seminar room 501 Correlations in Stacked, Frustrated, Triangular Ising SystemsDillon Liu
(University of Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
03 Jun 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room The high-resolution structure of stellar-mass Black holesAnthony Rushton
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
04 Jun 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre TBAMustafa Amin
(Institute of Astronomy, Cambridge)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
04 Jun 2015
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB Vacuum Energy SequesteringDavid Stefanyszyn
(Nottingham)
Cosmology
04 Jun 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Multifunctional Mesoporous Nanoparticles for Targeted Drug Delivery (Host: Prof Achillefs Kapanidis)Prof Thomas Bein
(LMU Mnchen)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
04 Jun 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Baryogenesis from Pseudo-Dirac Gaugino OscillationsSeyda Ipek
(University of Washington)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
04 Jun 2015
11:30
501 DWB Scaling of up-down asymmetric momentum flux with poloidal effects in tokamaksJustin Ball
(Oxford)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
04 Jun 2015
11:30
Dobson Room Intense nutrient upwelling and PV mixing in ocean anti-cyclones caused by submesoscale instabilitiesLiam Brannigan
(AOPP, University of Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
04 Jun 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB No seminarN/A
(N/A)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
05 Jun 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Reversibility and Irreversibility in Quantum Many-Body SystemsStefan Kehrein
(University of Goettingen)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
05 Jun 2015
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Climate Observations from SpaceProfessor Stephen Briggs
(European Space Agency, Harwell Oxford)
Colloquia seminar
08 Jun 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room TBCDr Brian Reville
(Queen's University Belfast)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
08 Jun 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Asteroseismology - Measuring Stellar Masses, Ages and RotationDr. G.R. Davies
(University of Birmingham)
Astrophysics Colloquia
09 Jun 2015
14:00
DWB, Fisher Room Semi-Holography for QCDAyan Mukhopadhyay
(U. Crete)
Holography Seminar
09 Jun 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Higgs physics: LHC Run 1 results and personal view of Run 2Professor Bill Murray
(University of Warwick/Rutherford Appleton Laboratory)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
09 Jun 2015
15:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Mechanics and dynamics of active biological matterChristoph Schmidt
(Georg-August-Universitaet Goettingen)
Softbio
09 Jun 2015
14:15
Dobson Room Statistical mechanics applied to decaying two-dimensional turbulenceGavin Esler
(University College London)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
10 Jun 2015
11:15
DWB Seminar room 501 Bound and Quasi-bound states in GrapheneAndrey Shytov
(University of Exeter)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
10 Jun 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Subclasses of Type Ia Supernovae as the origin of [alpha/Fe] ratios in dwarf Spheroidal galaxiesChiaki Kobayashi
(University of Hertfordshire)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
11 Jun 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Heavy Particles Production with Effective Field Theory MethodsAndrea Ferroglia
(New York City College of Technology)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
11 Jun 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Soft limits in holographic cosmology *CANCELLED*Paul McFadden
(Imperial College, London)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
11 Jun 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Hierarchical galaxy formation and its manifestations in early-type galaxiesChiara Tonini
(Swinburne)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
11 Jun 2015
11:30
Dobson Room Satellite dust retrievals over the Sahara during the Fennec campaign in June 2011: does dust heat or cool the atmosphere?Jamie Banks
(Imperial College London)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
11 Jun 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Emergent magnetism and superconductivity in strongly spin-orbit coupled oxides (Host: Dr Radu Coldea)Dr Bum Joon Kim
(Max Planck Institute Stuttgart)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
12 Jun 2015
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Parlez-vous Beams? Frontier of Beam Physics and Accelerator Science: from High Energy Particle Colliders to Quantum Degenerate BeamsProfessor Swapan Chattopadhyay
(Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory and Northern Illinois University)
Colloquia seminar
12 Jun 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Spin jams, tiles, and frustrated magnetsIsrael Klich
(Virginia)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
15 Jun 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quantum science and technology with cavity optomechanical systems (Host: Dr Peter Leek)Dr Andreas Nunnenkamp
(University of Cambridge)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
15 Jun 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Oligarchic Growth of planets in Thermally Evolving Protoplanetary Disc ModelsProfessor R.P. Nelson
(Queen Mary University of London)
Astrophysics Colloquia
16 Jun 2015
11:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Analysis and Control of Semiconductor-Dielectric Interfacial Potentials for Organic Electronics (Host: Dr Moritz Riede)Prof Howard E Katz
(John Hopkins University)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
16 Jun 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre LHCb results with semileptonic b decaysDr Mika Vesterinen
(Physikalisches Institut Heidelberg)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
16 Jun 2015
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Optical pendula, optical chains and optical stretchingDr Phil Jones
(University College London)
Softbio
16 Jun 2015
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB TBABaojiu Li
(Durham)
Cosmology
16 Jun 2015
14:15
Dobson Room Evolution of the tropical warm pool: past present and future (Note unusual time/date)Peter Webster
(Georgia Tech)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
17 Jun 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Robotic transient science with AMI: The first unbiased radio catalogue of Swift GRBsGemma Anderson
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
18 Jun 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Twin Dark MatterIsabel Garcia Garcia
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
18 Jun 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quantum coherence in molecular nanomagnets (Host: Dr Arzhang Ardavan)Prof Dr Joris van Slageren
(University of Stuttgart)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
18 Jun 2015
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB Lensing of the cosmic microwave backgroundAnthony Challinor
(DAMTP)
Cosmology
18 Jun 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Non-perturbative determinations of the spectrum and anomalous dimensions in near-conformal gauge theoriesBiagio Lucini
(University of Swansea)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
18 Jun 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB The role of the environment in galaxy evolutionFelicia Ziparo
(TBC)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
19 Jun 2015
16:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Understanding the monsoon (Halley Lecture)Peter Webster
(Georgia Tech)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
19 Jun 2015
16:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory The Halley Lecture: Understanding the MonsoonProfessor Peter Webster
(Georgia Institute of Technology)
Colloquia seminar
23 Jun 2015
14:15
Dobson Room Temperature and trace gas retrievals with IASITony Vincent
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
23 Jun 2015
14:45
Dobson Room Topographic steering of the Antarctic Circumpolar Current via potential vorticity gradientsGeoff Stanley
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
23 Jun 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Probing Uncolored NaturalnessDavid Curtin
(University of Maryland)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
25 Jun 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Spectroscopic bulge-disk decomposition with MaNGA (30 mins)Evelyn Johnston
(ESO)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
25 Jun 2015
11:30
Dobson Room Thermal tides in the Martian atmosphere: new insights from Mars Climate Sounder, Mars Science Lander and MGCM modellingJohn Wilson
(NOAA, Princeton)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
25 Jun 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room No Seminar - Bank Holidayn/a
(n/a)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
29 Jun 2015
10:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Phase-sensitive detection of ac inverse spin-orbit torques via spin pumping (Host: Dr Alexy Karenowska)Prof Tom Silva
(NIST, Colorado)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
29 Jun 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quantum Water Ice (Host: Prof Radu Coldea)Prof Nic Shannon
(Okinawa Institute of Technology)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
01 Jul 2015
14:15
Dobson Room, Atmoshperic, Oceanic & Planetary Physics Building Advanced materials and patterning paradigms for ubiquitous opto/electronics (Host: Prof Laura Herz)Prof Thomas Anthopoulos
(Imperial College, London)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
02 Jul 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Soil moisture and sea surface temperatures equally important for land climateRene Orth
(ETH)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
02 Jul 2015
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB Magnetic fields and cosmologyPhilip Mauskopf
(ASU)
Cosmology
07 Jul 2015
11:00
Fisher room Gamma-ray burst spectral evolution in the internal shock modelZeljka Bosnjak
(Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
08 Jul 2015
11:00
Bipac seminar room The Stability of Roche-Lobe Overflow and Multiple Stellar Populations in Globular ClustersZhanwen Han
(Kunming)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
09 Jul 2015
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB The stellar haloes of Milky Way-Mass galaxiesPatricia Tissera
(Universidad Andres Bello)
Cosmology
14 Jul 2015
14:00
Fisher Room DWB Birds, soap, and sandblasting: surprising connections in the theory of incompressible flocksProf John Toner
(University of Oregon)
Special seminar
15 Jul 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room TBAStephen Justham
(BAO, Tsinghua)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
17 Jul 2015
13:00
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB The dusty side of AGN: torus geometry and host galaxy assemblyDuncan Farrah
(Virginia Tech)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
22 Jul 2015
11:00
Bipac Seminar Room Binary neutron stars, GRBs and FRBs: simulating catastrophic events in general relativityLuciano Rezzolla
(University of Frankfurt)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
23 Jul 2015
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB TBAKatherine Mack
(University of Melbourne)
Cosmology
29 Jul 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room TBAJosiah Schwab
(Berkeley)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
10 Sep 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The atmosphere of Io: the connection from the surface to spaceCon Tsang
(Southwest Research Institute (SwRI), Boulder)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
10 Sep 2015
14:15
BIPAC Detection of Lensing of the CMB by Dark Matter HalosMathew Madhavacheril
(Stony Brook)
Cosmology
18 Sep 2015
11:00
Bipac Seminar room Do all accreting white dwarfs launch jets?Deanne Coppejans
(Radboud University)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
23 Sep 2015
11:00
Bipac Seminar room Origin of hydrogen-free superluminous supernovaeTakashi Moriya
(Bonn)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
23 Sep 2015
13:00
BIPAC Seminar Room DWB "The star formation and AGN contribution to global galaxy SEDs: Applying state-of-the-art fitting codes to hydrodynamical simulations and observations."Dr. Rafael Martinez-Galarza
(CfA/Harvard)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
25 Sep 2015
11:15
Dobson Room The Dynamics of Rotating FluidsVarious
(Various)
Informal AOPP seminars
01 Oct 2015
11:30
501 DWB Intrinsic momentum transport in tokamaks with tilted elliptical flux surfacesJustin Ball
(Oxford)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
05 Oct 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Land-ocean contrasts under climate change: theory and simulations (note unusual day)Michael Byrne
(ETH)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
08 Oct 2015
14:15
BIPAC B-modes science with POLARBEAR and beyondGiulio Fabbian
(SISSA)
Cosmology
12 Oct 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room, Clarendon Laboratory "Testing classical and quantum electrodynamics with intense laser fields"Professor Antonino Di Piazza
(Max-Planck-Institut fur Kernphysik)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
12 Oct 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Black Widows, Redbacks and Transitional Neutron Star BinariesDr. R. Breton
(University of Manchester)
Astrophysics Colloquia
13 Oct 2015
15:30
Dennis Sciama LT DWB Interferometric scattering microscopy: From high-speed nanometry to ultra-sensitive label-free imagingPhilipp Kukura
(Oxford Chemistry)
Softbio
13 Oct 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Measuring Neutrino Properties with Liquid Argon TPCsDr Matthew Bass
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
13 Oct 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Searching for New Physics through precision CKM measurementsDr Sneha Malde
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
13 Oct 2015
14:15
N/A No GNFD seminar this week due to DTP Student ConferenceNone
(None)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
14 Oct 2015
11:15
DWB seminar room 501 Many-body localization: Entanglement and efficient numerical simulationsFrank Pollmann
(Max Planck Institute Dresden)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
15 Oct 2015
14:15
The Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quantum Dot Photovoltaics (Host: Dr Moritz Riede)Professor Andrew Watt
(University of Oxford - Department of Materials)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
15 Oct 2015
11:30
501 DWB Extended MHD models for black hole accretionCharles Gammie
(U of Illinois & All Souls College)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
15 Oct 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Natural Scherk-Schwarz theories of the weak scaleIsabel Garcia Garcia
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
15 Oct 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Warming the Arctic with moist intrusionsRodrigo Caballero
(Stockholm university)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
15 Oct 2015
14:15
BIPAC Science with CMB Spectral Distortions: a New Window to Early-Universe and Particle PhysicsJens Chluba
(Cambridge)
Cosmology
15 Oct 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre IntroductionsParticle Theory Group
(Oxford)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
16 Oct 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Big bang or freeze?Christof Wetterich
(Heidelberg)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
16 Oct 2015
11:00
Dalitz Institute Remaining prospects for supersymmetry at the LHC and beyondJohn Ellis
(King's College, London)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
16 Oct 2015
11:00
Bipac seminar room Star Formation at the ExtremesLuis F. Rodriguez
(UNAM and El Colegio Nacional, M�xico)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
19 Oct 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room The Leggett-Garg Inequalities: Sidestepping the Invasive Effects of Measurement using Quasi-ProbabilitiesProfessor Jonathan Halliwell
(Imperial College, London)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
19 Oct 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Role of Magnetic Fields in Star FormationProfessor C. McKee
(University of California at Berkeley)
Astrophysics Colloquia
20 Oct 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Is CMOS taking over HEP?Dr Craig Buttar
(University of Glasgow)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
20 Oct 2015
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Drops and Liquid JetsAlfonso Castrejon-Pita
(Oxford)
Softbio
20 Oct 2015
14:00
501 DWB Thermalization of Two Point Functions in the AdS/CFT DualityVille Keranen
(Oxford)
Holography Seminar
21 Oct 2015
11:15
DWB seminar room 501 Network and vertex models for the quantum Hall transitionRoberto Bondesan
(Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
22 Oct 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Quenching of star formation through disc-preserving galaxy mergersMiguel Querejeta
(MPIA)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
22 Oct 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Graduate student presentationsPT probationary students
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
22 Oct 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre From asymptotic freedom to asymptotic safetyDaniel Litim
(University of Sussex)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
22 Oct 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Towards convection-resolving climate modellingChristoph Schaer
(ETH)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
23 Oct 2015
15:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory How Warm will it get in a World run by Economists? A Physicist's take on Climate Change PolicyProfessor Myles Allen
(University of Oxford)
Colloquia seminar
23 Oct 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Non-equilibrium dynamics of one-dimensional Bose gasesTim Langen
(Colorado)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
23 Oct 2015
10:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Single-molecule FRET studies in live bacteria using electroporated biomolecules THEN Single-molecule imaging of electroporated chemotaxis proteins in live bacteriaAnne Plochowietz followed by Diana di Paolo
(TBC)
Biological Physics
26 Oct 2015
17:00
Conference Room DWB Causality in Lovelock Theories of GravityHarvey Reall
(Cambridge)
Holography Seminar
26 Oct 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room TBCTBC
(TBC)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
26 Oct 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Formation and Evolution of Globular ClustersProfessor M. Gieles
(University of Surrey)
Astrophysics Colloquia
27 Oct 2015
15:30
Dennis Sciama LT DWB How to Understand Mechanism of Protein Search for Targets on DNAAnatoly B. Kolomeisky
(Rice University)
Softbio
27 Oct 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Exotic Hadron Spectroscopy at LHCbDr Marco Pappagallo
(University of Glasgow)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
27 Oct 2015
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Dynamically consistent parameterization of mesoscale eddiesPavel Berloff
(Imperial College London)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
27 Oct 2015
14:00
DWB 501 (Seminar Room) Phases of Holographic D-Wave SuperconductorAlexander Krikun
(U. Leiden)
Holography Seminar
28 Oct 2015
11:15
DWB seminar room 501 Simulation of fermionic and frustrated systems with 2D tensor networksPhilippe Corboz
(University of Amsterdam)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
29 Oct 2015
14:15
BIPAC Sterile neutrino dark matter: galaxy formation and other storiesMark Lovell
(Amsterdam)
Cosmology
29 Oct 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Superbubble: energetics, feedback to ISM, escape path for ionizing photonsArpita Roy
(TBC)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
29 Oct 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB An introduction to parton distribution functionsValerio Bertone & Emmanuele Nocera
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
29 Oct 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Imaging Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko from RosettaStephen Lowry
(U. of Kent)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
29 Oct 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Soft limits in holographic cosmologyPaul McFadden
(Imperial College, London)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
30 Oct 2015
15:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory At a Physics/InfoSci IntersectionProfessor Paul Ginsparg
(Cornell University)
Colloquia seminar
30 Oct 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Testing Cosmic InflationSubir Sarkar
(Oxford)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
02 Nov 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre A Constellation of Results from the "Continuum Halos in Nearby Galaxies - an EVLA Survey"Professor J. English
(University of Manitoba)
Astrophysics Colloquia
02 Nov 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room "Quantum science and technology with cavity optomechanical systems"Dr Andreas Nunnenkamp
(University of Cambridge)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
03 Nov 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre First results from the ATLAS detector at the 13 TeV LHCDr Caterina Doglioni
(Lund University)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
03 Nov 2015
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Plastic Crystal Phases Formed by Colloidal Silica RodsArnout Imhof
(Utrecht)
Softbio
03 Nov 2015
14:00
501 DWB TBATBA
(TBA)
Holography Seminar
05 Nov 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB QCD at high temperatures: how the strong becomes weakChris Allton
(Swansea University -- All Souls visiting fellow)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
05 Nov 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Material physics from first principles: from Feynman diagrams to solar cells (Host: Dr Moritz Riede)Professor Feliciano Giustino
(University of Oxford - Department of Materials)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
05 Nov 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Cosmic Dawn and 21-cm Cosmology: From Theoretical Concepts to Monumental ObservationsRennan Barkana
(Tel Aviv / AIP)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
05 Nov 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Maintenance of Baroclinicity and Storm Tracks: The Slope Tendency of isentropic SurfacesThomas Spengler
(U. of Bergen)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
05 Nov 2015
14:15
BIPAC Innovative Techniques To Test the Fundaments of CosmologyStefano Camera
(Manchester)
Cosmology
06 Nov 2015
15:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory POSTPONED: 60 Years of Imaging TechnologyDr Trevor Cross FInstP
(Group Chief Technology Officer, e2v)
Colloquia seminar
06 Nov 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Quantum Gas in a BoxZoran Hadzibabic
(Cambridge)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
06 Nov 2015
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory An autonomous molecular assembler for programmable chemical synthesis THEN From Hamiltonian to Homo sapiens: Imaging the Thermodynamics of Life with Dynamic Nuclear PolarisationWenjing Meng followed by Jack Miller
(TBC)
Biological Physics
09 Nov 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Complex Evolutionary Paths of Local Infrared Luminous Galaxies: A High Angular Resolution Mid-Infrared ViewDr. A. Alonso
(Instituto de Fisica de Cantabria)
Astrophysics Colloquia
09 Nov 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Non-equilibrium many-dynamics in AMO systems with short and long-range interactionsProfessor Andrew Daley
(University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, United Kingdom)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
10 Nov 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Challenges for Particle Detectors at Future Circular CollidersProfessor Werner Riegler
(CERN)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
10 Nov 2015
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room The impact of coupled barotropic-baroclinic variability for annular mode persistence in the two-layer modelPablo Zurita Gotor
(Universidad Complutense de Madrid)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
10 Nov 2015
15:30
Dennis Sciama LT DWB Physics Helping to Provide Biological Insight: Combining Optics, Image Processing, Computational Simulation to Aid Biological UnderstandingJohn Girkin
(Durham University)
Softbio
10 Nov 2015
14:00
501 DWB TBATBA
(TBA)
Holography Seminar
11 Nov 2015
11:15
DWB seminar room 501 Chiral Projected Entangled Pair StatesThorsten Wahl
(Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
12 Nov 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB From charm production at LHCb to the prompt neutrino flux at IceCubeJuan Rojo and Jim Talbert
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
12 Nov 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Low-frequency views on the cold neutral medium and high redshift radio galaxiesLeah Morabito
(Leiden)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
12 Nov 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Thermal imaging and magnetotransport on the nanoscale (Host: Dr Alexy Karenowska)Professor Sarah Thompson
(University of York)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
12 Nov 2015
11:30
501 DWB Pressure-anisotropy-driven microturbulence and magnetic-field evolution in shearing, collisionless plasmaAlex Schekochihin
(Oxford)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
12 Nov 2015
12:00
Dobson Lecture Room Going beyond the textbook description of troposphere-stratosphere interactions (Barnett Room Opening)Alan O'Neill
(U. of Reading)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
12 Nov 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre When will dark matter detectors become neutrino detectors?Malcolm Fairbairn
(King's College London)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
12 Nov 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Chemistry - climate interactions (Barnett Room Opening)John Pyle
(U. of Cambridge)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
13 Nov 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Unification of Fundamental InteractionsHans Peter Nilles
(Bonn)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
13 Nov 2015
14:00
BIPAC Simulating relativistic effects in cosmologyShaun Hotchkiss
(Sussex)
Cosmology
16 Nov 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quantum criticality in an open system: laser driven ultracold atoms in a cavityProfessor Peter Domokos
(Wigner Research Centre)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
16 Nov 2015
14:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Transport on network-like structures - from light-harvesting to boson samplingProfessor Andreas Buchleitner
(Freiburg Institute For Advance Studies)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
16 Nov 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Exploring Gamma-Ray Bursts and Other Transients with Next Generation Radio TelescopesDr. T Murphy
(University of Sydney)
Astrophysics Colloquia
17 Nov 2015
14:00
DWB 501 (Seminar Room) Geometry and Entanglement in Type IIB HolographyFrancesco Aprile
(U. Southampton)
Holography Seminar
17 Nov 2015
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Drops on Superhydrophobic and Slippery Surfaces: Space and Time Resolved Imaging by Laser Scanning Confocal MicroscopyDoris Vollmer
(Johannes Gutenberg)
Softbio
17 Nov 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre First oscillation results for the NOvA experimentDr Bruno Zamorano
(University of Sussex)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
18 Nov 2015
11:00
Bipac Seminar Room Models for low accretion rate black holesCharles Gammie
(University of Illinois)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
18 Nov 2015
11:15
DWB seminar room 501 Loop braiding and discrete gauge theoryJoost Slingerland
(National University of Ireland)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
19 Nov 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Higgs couplings to quarks and leptons: opportunities at the LHCEmmanuel Stamou
(Weizmann Institute of Science)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
19 Nov 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Metamaterials with interacting 'meta-atoms' (Host: Prof Paolo Radaelli)Professor Ekaterina Shamonina
(University of Oxford - Department of Engineering)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
19 Nov 2015
11:30
FISHER ROOM, DWB Life and adventures of binary supermassive black holes (***FISHER ROOM***)Eugene Vasiliev
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
19 Nov 2015
12:00
Dobson Lecture Room Unraveling the redox history of the early martian surface (note late start)Nick Tosca
(Earth Sciences, Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
19 Nov 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Augmenting the diboson excess for Run 2Michael Spannowsky
(IPPP Durham)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
19 Nov 2015
14:15
BIPAC Black Holes, Superluminality and EFTGarrett Goon
(Cambridge)
Cosmology
20 Nov 2015
15:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory The Einstein Lens and a Tale of Two EclipsesProfessor Tom Ray
(Trinity College Dublin)
Colloquia seminar
20 Nov 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Emergent Coulombic Criticality and Kibble-Zurek Scaling in a Topological MagnetClaudio Castelnovo
(Cambridge)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
20 Nov 2015
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Mechanics in Biology THEN Mechanics of plants with Atomic Force MicroscopySonia Contera followed by Jacob Seifert (Plant Sciences)
(University of Oxford)
Biological Physics
23 Nov 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room A quantum-gas microscope for fermionsProfessor Stefan Kuhr
(University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, United Kingdom)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
23 Nov 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Journey of High-Energy Photons in Blazar JetsDr. L. Sironi
(Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics)
Astrophysics Colloquia
24 Nov 2015
15:30
Dennis Sciama LT DWB Droplet formation in living cellsFrank Julicher
(MPI-PKS, Dresden)
Softbio
24 Nov 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Measurements of differential and fiducial cross sections of the Higgs boson at the LHCDr Sarah Heim
(University of Pennsylvania)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
24 Nov 2015
14:00
DWB, Conference Room Anomalies of the Entanglement Entropy in Chiral TheoriesNabil Iqbal
(U. Amsterdam)
Holography Seminar
25 Nov 2015
11:00
Bipac Seminar Room Ultra-High Energy Cosmic Rays: Present and FutureRafael Alves Batista
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
25 Nov 2015
11:15
DWB seminar room 501 TBCZohar Ringel
(Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
26 Nov 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB WIMP inflation from scalar singletsFelix Kahlhoefer
(DESY)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
26 Nov 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Organic electronics for interfacing with the brain (Host: Dr Moritz Riede)Professor George Malliaras
(Ecole Nationale Superieure des Mines, CMP-EMSE (France))
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
26 Nov 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB The evolution of star-forming galaxies in the first billion yearsRebecca Bowler
(University of Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
26 Nov 2015
14:15
BIPAC The squeezed limit of the bispectrum for multi-field inflationZac Kenton
(Queen Mary)
Cosmology
26 Nov 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre The return of Newton-Cartan space-timeNiels Obers
(NBI Copenhagen)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
26 Nov 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Mass Extinctions, Climate and the Earth SystemManoj Joshi
(UEA)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
27 Nov 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Statistical Physics of Active MatterJulien Tailleur
(Paris Diderot)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
27 Nov 2015
15:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Follow the Chirp: Searching and Characterizing Electromagnetic Counterparts of Gravitational Wave SourcesDr Samaya Nissanke
(Radboud University Nijmegen, the Netherlands)
Colloquia seminar
30 Nov 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Giant Exoring System Seen in Eclipse Around J1407b - Hints of Exomoons?Dr. M. Kenworthy
(Leiden Observatory)
Astrophysics Colloquia
30 Nov 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room The ultrafast talk of two excited electrons: Listening, and then asking them physics questionsProfessor Thomas Pfeifer
(Max-Planck-Institut for Nuclear Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
01 Dec 2015
15:00
JSR seminar room From Single Particle to Collective Effects in Driven Magnetic Colloids: Theory and ExperimentArthur Straube
(Humboldt)
Softbio
01 Dec 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Dark MatterDr Celine Bohm
(University of Durham)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
01 Dec 2015
14:00
501, DWB (Seminar Room) Self-Similar Equilibration of Strongly Coupled CFTs from HolographyBen Withers
(U. Southampton)
Holography Seminar
02 Dec 2015
11:15
DWB seminar room 501 TBCZlatko Papic
(University of Leeds)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
02 Dec 2015
11:00
Bipac Seminar Room Black hole formation and the appearance of trapping horizonsJohn Miller
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
03 Dec 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Endohedral Fullerenes: Challenges and Opportunities (Host: Dr Moritz Riede)Dr Kyriakos Porfyrakis
(University of Oxford - Department of Materials)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
03 Dec 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB The low energy theories of the Higgs sectorDaniel Egana-Ugrinovic
(Rutgers)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
03 Dec 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Transformation of Star-bursting Galaxies in Galaxy ClustersSteve Crawford
(SAAO)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
03 Dec 2015
14:15
BIPAC New probes of large-scale CMB anomaliesSimone Aiola
(University of Pittsberg)
Cosmology
03 Dec 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Big Bang synthesis of nuclear dark matterStephen West
(Royal Holloway)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
03 Dec 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Possible climates on extra-solar planetsFrancois Forget
(LMD, Jussieu, France)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
04 Dec 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Information and Thermodynamics in Biochemical SystemsThomas Ouldridge
(Imperial)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
04 Dec 2015
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Desing of a DNA origami in interaction with lipid bilayer THEN Channel and Nanopores: Molecular Simulations to aid Understanding and DesignCeline Journot and Mark Sansom (Biochemistry)
(University of Oxford)
Biological Physics
08 Dec 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Can Entanglement Entropy Be a Finite Quantity?Jiunn-Wei Chen
(National Taiwan University)
Holography Seminar
08 Dec 2015
14:00
Audrey Wood Rm Gyrokinetic treatment of a grazing angle magnetic presheathAlessandro Geraldini
(Oxford/Culham)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
09 Dec 2015
11:00
Fisher Room Quasi-periodic oscillations in black-hole binariesSara Motta
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
10 Dec 2015
11:30
501 DWB Plasma dynamoAlex Schekochihin
(Oxford)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
10 Dec 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room, Clarendon Laboratory Ferromagnetic quantum criticality in strongly correlated metals - Host Dr Amalia ColdeaProfessor Dr. Cornelius Krellner
(Physikalisches Institut, Goethe-University Frankfurt/Main, Germany)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
14 Dec 2015
11:30
Dobson Room, AOPP Annular modes and all that [Note unusual day and time]Alan Plumb
(MIT)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
15 Dec 2015
14:00
Sciama Lecture Theatre (DWB) ATLAS and CMS Physics Results from Run 2Jim Olsen (CMS -- Princeton University (US) and Marumi Kado (ATLAS -- Laboratoire de l'Accelerateur Lineaire (FR))
(Princeton & LAL)
Special seminar