Seminars

Currently showing seminars in Oct 2010

When Location Title Speaker Series
05 Oct 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre LOFAR, pulsars and radio transientsDr. Aris Karastergiou
(Oxford)
Astrophysics Colloquia
06 Oct 2010
10:30
BIPAC Seminar Room White dwarf merger calculations with SPHStephan Rosswog
(Jacobs University Bremen)
Stellar Coffee
07 Oct 2010
14:00
Conference Room, DWB Exploring the Ultraviolet Properties of Early-Type Galaxies with HST: New Science with the Wide Field Camera 3 and archivesMike Rutkowski
(Arizona State University)
Cosmology
07 Oct 2010
14:30
Beecroft Seminar Room Laboratory experiments on magnetic field generation in collisionless shocks (TBC)Gianluca Gregori
(Oxford (ALP))
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
07 Oct 2010
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Understanding and interpreting climate model ensemblesJulia Hargreaves and James Annan
(JAMSTEC, Yokohama Institute for Earth Sciences)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
11 Oct 2010
12:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Advances in Vlasov-Fokker-Planck Simulation of Laser-Fusion PlasmasDr Christopher Ridgers
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
11 Oct 2010
13:00
Dobson Lecture Room Ensemble GCM runs of the last millennium - is it worth the energy?Hiro Yamazaki
(AOPP)
AOPP Lunchtime Seminars
12 Oct 2010
11:15
DWB Fisher room Mean-field and numerical studies on quantum effects in spin iceShigeki Onoda
(RIKEN)
Special seminar
12 Oct 2010
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Magnetized compact vortices in stably stratified atmospheresDr O. Umurhan
(Astronomy Unit, Queen Mary University of London)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
12 Oct 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre LHCb First PhysicsDr Andrew Powell
(Oxford University)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
12 Oct 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Probing the Dark Hearts of Luminous Infra Red GalaxiesProf. Paul van der Werf
(Leiden)
Astrophysics Colloquia
13 Oct 2010
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Ultrafast optics and the emergent properties of solidsDr Jake Koralek
(Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
13 Oct 2010
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Many-body physics with highly excited atomsIgor Lesanovsky
(University of Nottingham)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
14 Oct 2010
14:00
Conference Room, DWB Minor mergers in the low-redshift UniverseStas Shabala
(Oxford)
Cosmology
14 Oct 2010
11:30
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building The effect of the environment on the Tully-Fisher relationYara Jaffé
(Yara Jaffé)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
14 Oct 2010
14:30
501 DWB CANCELLEDAlex Lazarian
(UW Madison)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
14 Oct 2010
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Observational guidance for the short-term forecast of Mediterranean high-impact weatherLorena Garcies Artigues       
(University of the Balearic Islands)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
14 Oct 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Staff & postdocs: 3 minute introductionsParticle Theory Group
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
15 Oct 2010
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Preparing a platform for single-molecule rotation studies of F1Fo ATP synthase.Wei-Meng Ho
(Oxford Physics)
Biological Physics
15 Oct 2010
12:30
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building The outer haloes of massive elliptical galaxiesPayel Das
(MPI Garching)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
15 Oct 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre From microswimmers to nanoswimmers: the role of fluctuationsRamin Golestanian
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
18 Oct 2010
12:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quantum MemoriesDr Joshua Nunn
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
18 Oct 2010
13:00
Dobson Lecture Room Storms and variability on close-in extrasolar planetsJames Cho
(Queen Mary College (AOPP visitor))
AOPP Lunchtime Seminars
18 Oct 2010
11:30
Seminar Room, DWB Polarization as an indicator of intrinsic alignment in radio  weak lensingMichael Brown
(IoA)
Observational Cosmology High-z Seminar
19 Oct 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Supersymmetric monojets at the LHCProfessor Ben Allanach
(University of Cambridge)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
19 Oct 2010
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Origin of our Solar system: new ideas gleaned from the Cassini-Huygens mission to Saturn and Titan and the MESSENGER mission to MercuryDr Andrew Prentice
(School of Mathematical Sciences, Monash University, Australia)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
19 Oct 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Charting the Dark Universe with CFHTLenSDr. Catherine Heymanns
(Edinburgh)
Astrophysics Colloquia
20 Oct 2010
11:15
DWB 501 A Theoretical Realization of a Quantum Hall NematicMichael Mulligan
(MIT)
The Forum
21 Oct 2010
13:00
Fisher Room TBALev Ioffe
(Rutgers)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
21 Oct 2010
11:30
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building The redshift evolution of the Tully-Fisher relationSarah Miller
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
21 Oct 2010
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Submesoscale generation by topographyBill Dewar
(Florida State University)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
21 Oct 2010
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Superconductivity in ferromagnetsProf Andrew Huxley
(University of Edinburgh)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
21 Oct 2010
14:00
BIPAC Seminar Room, DWB The Persistent SkeletonChristophe Pichon
(IAP)
Cosmology
21 Oct 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Equivalence theorems and study of ambiguities in non-Abelian gauge theoriesAndrei Slavnov
(Steklov Mathematical Institute, Moscow)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
22 Oct 2010
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory How a combination of biophysical methods can help us understand biological processes in the roundRob Gilbert
(Structural Biology Division, Oxford)
Biological Physics
22 Oct 2010
13:00
Fisher Room The Kondo exciton: a quantum quench towards strong spin-reservoir correlationsJan von Delft
(Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
25 Oct 2010
13:00
Dobson Lecture Room Why Copenhagen got it wrong! Cumulative emissions targets, emissions floors, and rates of warming: implication for policyNiel Bowerman
(AOPP)
AOPP Lunchtime Seminars
25 Oct 2010
11:30
Fisher Seminar Room Spectral population synthesis including massive binariesJohn Eldridge
(Cambridge)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
25 Oct 2010
12:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Cavity QED Implementations of Quantum NetworksDr Matt Himsworth
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
25 Oct 2010
17:15
St Catherine's College Black Holes, inside and outProf. Andrew Hamilton
(University of Colorado)
Astrophysics Colloquia
26 Oct 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Physics of Black Hole InteriorsProf. Andrew Hamilton
(Colorado)
Astrophysics Colloquia
26 Oct 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Top Mass Measurements at the Tevatron - CANCELLEDDr Oleg Brandt
(University of Goettingen)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
26 Oct 2010
16:00
John Rowlinson Seminar Room (20.12), DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICAL & THEORETICAL CHEMISTRY Phase behaviour of mixtures of colloidal spheres and polymersDr Juan Zhou
(University of Bristol)
Softbio
27 Oct 2010
11:15
DWB Fisher Room cancelled due to Special Seminar on ThursdayTBA
(TBA)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
28 Oct 2010
13:00
Dalitz Institute Stimulated Supersymmetry BreakingMatthew McCullough
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
28 Oct 2010
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Sub-department Meeting  
(n/a)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
28 Oct 2010
11:15
DWB seminar room 501 Inverted Tricriticality and Apollonian Tulips in A Plenitude of Exactly Soluble Statistical Mechanics with Quenched RandomnessNihat Berker
(Sabancı University, Orhanlı-Tuzla Istanbul)
Special seminar
28 Oct 2010
14:00
Conference Room, DWB TBASugata Kaviraj
(Imperial/Oxford)
Cosmology
28 Oct 2010
14:30
501 DWB Spectra and energies of cosmic rays in young supernova remnantsKlara Schure
(Oxford ALP)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
28 Oct 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre A new perspective on quantum field theoryOliver Rosten
(Sussex University)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
29 Oct 2010
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Measuring the Spin of Black HolesProfessor Andrew Fabian OBS FRS
(Research Professor at the Institute of Astronomy, Cambridge University)
Colloquia seminar
29 Oct 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre How Long is a Piece of String? String Theory and Particle PhysicsJoseph Conlon
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
29 Oct 2010
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Structure of the torque ring of the flagellar motor and the molecular basis for rotational switching.Lawrence Lee
(Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute, Darlinghurst, Australia)
Biological Physics