Seminars

Currently showing seminars in Nov 2010

When Location Title Speaker Series
01 Nov 2010
13:00
Dobson Lecture Room no seminarAOPP Lunchtime Seminars
01 Nov 2010
12:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Relativistic Changes in Absorption Physics, in Ultra-Intense Laser-Matter InteractionProfessor Robin Marjoribanks
(University of Toronto)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
02 Nov 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre ATLASDr Alan Barr
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
02 Nov 2010
16:00
John Rowlinson Seminar Room (20.12), DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICAL & THEORETICAL CHEMISTRY Multi-scale simulation and experimental studies of asphaltene aggregation and deposition in capillary flowDr Edo Boek
(Imperial College)
Softbio
02 Nov 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Portraits of exoplanets on a red backgroundDr. Suzanne Aigrain
(Oxford)
Astrophysics Colloquia
03 Nov 2010
11:15
DWB 501 Universal conductance in quantum multi-wire junctionsArmin Rahmani
(Boston University)
The Forum
04 Nov 2010
11:30
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building No Seminar this weekTBD
(No Seminar this week)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
04 Nov 2010
13:00
Dalitz Institute Kinetic mixing from local string modelsLukas Witkowski
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
04 Nov 2010
14:00
Conference Room, DWB Constraining particle production features in the primordial power spectrum with galaxy surveysTeeraparb Chantavat
(University of Oxford)
Cosmology
04 Nov 2010
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Spin-orbit entanglement in Mott insulators: a new route to unusual phasesDr George Jackeli
(Max Planck Intsitute for Solid State Research, Stuttgart)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
04 Nov 2010
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room A stochastic model of tropical sea surface temperaturesCécile Penland
(NOAA Earth System Research Laboratory, Boulder)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
04 Nov 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The causal dynamical triangulations approach to quantum gravityStefan Zohren
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
05 Nov 2010
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory No Colloquium: Sub Faculty MeetingN/A
(N/A)
Colloquia seminar
05 Nov 2010
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory How one cell eats another - physical principles in phagocytic uptakeRobert Endres
(Systems Biology, Imperial College)
Biological Physics
05 Nov 2010
13:00
Fisher Room Charged Spin Textures over the Moore-Read quantum Hall stateKareljan Schoutens
(University of Amsterdam)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
08 Nov 2010
13:00
Dobson Lecture Room Why are models performing so poorly in simulating indirect aerosol radiative effects - and satellites do not do much better?Philip Stier
(AOPP)
AOPP Lunchtime Seminars
08 Nov 2010
12:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Are There Non-Trivial Quantum Effects in Biology?Professor Sandu Popescu
(HH Wills Physics Laboratory)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
09 Nov 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre HerMES: The Herschel Multi-Tiered Extra-galactic Survey, obscured star formation in the distant Universe.Prof. Seb Oliver
(Sussex)
Astrophysics Colloquia
09 Nov 2010
16:00
John Rowlinson Seminar Room (20.12), DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICAL & THEORETICAL CHEMISTRY Do cells care about physics?Dr Jochen Guck
(University of Cambridge)
Softbio
09 Nov 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Modern methods of acceleration and compact light sourcesProfessor Andrei Seryi
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
09 Nov 2010
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Impact of flux adjustments on the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation in a GCMDr Kuniko Yamazaki
(AOPP, University of Oxford)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
10 Nov 2010
11:15
DWB Fisher Room The Peierls transition -- The effect of quantized lattice dynamics on   one-dimensional quantum criticalityChris Pearson
(University of Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
11 Nov 2010
11:30
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building The Universe's largest telescopes: using cluster lenses to spatially resolve galaxies out to z~5Rachael Livermore
(Durham University)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
11 Nov 2010
14:00
Conference Room, DWB AGN feedback in clusters of galaxiesJulie Hlavavek-Larrondo
(Cambridge University)
Cosmology
11 Nov 2010
13:00
Dalitz Institute A4 symmetry in holographic composite Higgs modelAdrian Carmona
(University of Granada and Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
11 Nov 2010
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Diagnosis of initial tendency error in weather forecasts and its application to climate uncertaintyMark Rodwell
(ECMWF)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
11 Nov 2010
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room POSTPONED - NMR studies of magnon BEC in high magnetic fieldsSEMINAR POSTPONED  Prof Claude Berthier
(Laboratoire National des Champs Magnetiques Intenses, Grenoble)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
11 Nov 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Moduli stabilisation and dS vacua in MSSM heterotic orbifoldsSusha Parameswaran
(Uppsala University)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
11 Nov 2010
14:30
501 DWB Laboratory experiments on magnetic field generation in collisionless shocksGianluca Gregori
(Oxford ALP)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
12 Nov 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Black holes and qubitsMike Duff
(Imperial College, London)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
12 Nov 2010
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory DNA-templated chemical reactions.Mireya McKee
(Oxford Physics)
Biological Physics
12 Nov 2010
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory The unusual physics of Dirac fermions in grapheneProfessor Alessandra Lanzara
(Head of Physics, University of California, Berkeley)
Colloquia seminar
15 Nov 2010
13:00
Dobson Lecture Room The eddy graveyard and heat content change in the oceanXiaoming Zhai
(AOPP)
AOPP Lunchtime Seminars
15 Nov 2010
12:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Photonic Quantum Networks Based on Pulsed Light and Integrated NetworksProfessor Dr Christine Silberhorn
(Universitat Paderborn)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
16 Nov 2010
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Bayesian 4DVAR: An extension to weak constraint 4DVAR data assimilationDr Dan Cornford
(Computer Science and NCRG, Aston University)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
16 Nov 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Gamma Ray Bursts in the Era of Rapid Follow-upDr Carole Mundell
(Liverpool)
Astrophysics Colloquia
16 Nov 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre B factories - Past and FutureDr Fergus Wilson
(Rutherford Appleton Laboratory)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
17 Nov 2010
11:15
DWB 501 Atomic collapse and supercritical impurities in grapheneAndrei Shytov
(University of Exeter)
The Forum
18 Nov 2010
11:30
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building Dark Matter in the Smallest GalaxiesMatthew Walker
(Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
18 Nov 2010
13:00
Dalitz Institute Searching for the Conformal Window in SU(N) Gauge TheoriesThomas Pickup
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
18 Nov 2010
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Microscopy of Mars - a world in a grain of sand?Tom Pike
(Imperial College, London)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
18 Nov 2010
14:00
BIPAC Seminar Room, DWB CBI2: Large Angular Scale Observations of the SZ EffectJames Allison
(Astrophysics Dept. University of Oxford)
Cosmology
18 Nov 2010
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Phase transitions in nanostructures  Prof David Cobden
(University of  Washington, Seattle)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
18 Nov 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Light dark matter in the NMSSMMartin Winkler
(Technical University, Munich)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
19 Nov 2010
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Astrophysical black holes and E = Mc2Professor Marek Abramowicz
(Department of Physics & All Souls visiting lecturer. University of Göteborg & Copernicus Center, Warsaw)
Colloquia seminar
19 Nov 2010
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Dissecting a Noisy Subcellular Concentration Gradient in Fission YeastMartin Howard
(John Innes Centre, Norwich)
Biological Physics
19 Nov 2010
13:00
Fisher Room DNA dynamics and the measurement problem in protein force spectroscopyRoland Netz
(TU Munich)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
19 Nov 2010
11:00
Seminar Room, DWB LOFAR-EoR experiments: Searching for a needle in a haystackVibor Jelic
(Groningen University))
Cosmology
22 Nov 2010
12:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Optical Atomic ClocksProfessor Patrick Gill
(National Physical Laboratory)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
22 Nov 2010
13:00
Dobson Lecture Room Solar influence on climateLesley Gray
(AOPP)
AOPP Lunchtime Seminars
23 Nov 2010
10:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre SPECIAL SEMINAR: Synthetic Electric and Magnetic Fields for Ultracold Neutral AtomsProfessor W D Phillips
(N.I.S.T.)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
23 Nov 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The different star formation modes of distant massive galaxiesDr. Emanuele Daddi
(Saclay)
Astrophysics Colloquia
23 Nov 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Latest neutrino disappearance results from MINOSMr Christopher Backhouse
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
23 Nov 2010
16:00
John Rowlinson Seminar Room (20.12), DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICAL & THEORETICAL CHEMISTRY Dynamics of colloidal particles in iceDr Stephen Peppin
(OCCAM, University of Oxford)
Softbio
23 Nov 2010
14:15
Dobson Room, AOPP On the dynamics of the Gulf Stream Extension regionProf. Richard Greatbatch
(IFM-GEOMAR, Kiel, Germany)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
24 Nov 2010
14:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Attosecond electron Dynamics in SolidsProfessor Ralph Enrstorfer
(Fritz Haber Institute, Berlin)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
24 Nov 2010
11:00
Conference Room DWB TBAEva Sagi
(TBA)
Cosmology
24 Nov 2010
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Integer quantum Hall edge states far from equilibriumJohn Chalker
(Oxford University)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
25 Nov 2010
11:30
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building TBDChris Conselice
(Nottingham)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
25 Nov 2010
13:00
Dalitz Institute Light neutralinos in the MSSM & NMSSMDaniel Albornoz Vasquez
(LAPTH - Universite de Savoie)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
25 Nov 2010
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Applications of Coherent X-ray Diffraction in Complex OxidesProf Ian Robinson
(London Centre for Nanotechnology, UCL)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
25 Nov 2010
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Using large-eddy simulation to unravel the mysteries of ocean wind-driven mixingAlan Grant
(University of Reading)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
25 Nov 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Metastable supersymmetry breakingJames Barnard
(Centre for Particle Theory, Durham)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
26 Nov 2010
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Femtosecond Nanocrystallography with X-ray Free-Electron LasersProfessor Dr Henry Chapman
(Center for Free-Electron Laser Science, DESY)
Colloquia seminar
26 Nov 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Rotation in nuclear fusion devicesFelix Parra Diaz
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
26 Nov 2010
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Development of software tools for building macromolecular models and ligands using X-ray and EM data.Paul Emsley
(Biochemistry, Oxford)
Biological Physics
29 Nov 2010
13:00
Dobson Lecture Room How to resoundingly fail to disentangle Rosetta/VIRTIS spectra of Earth:  a roadmapJane Hurley
(AOPP)
AOPP Lunchtime Seminars
29 Nov 2010
12:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quasi Phase Matching of High Harmonic GenerationDr Kevin O'Keeffe
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
30 Nov 2010
12:30
BIPAC Seminar Room AGN feedback in cosmological simulationsYohan Dubois
(University of Oxford)
Brown Bag
30 Nov 2010
11:00
BIPAC Seminar Room, DWB TBATBA
(TBA)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
30 Nov 2010
16:00
John Rowlinson Seminar Room (20.12), DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICAL & THEORETICAL CHEMISTRY tbaProf Andrew deMello
(Imperial College)
Softbio
30 Nov 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Treating Cancer with Charged ParticlesDr Claire Timlin
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
30 Nov 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Cosmic AnomaliesProf. Peter Coles
(Cardiff)
Astrophysics Colloquia