Seminars

Currently showing seminars in Feb 2010

When Location Title Speaker Series
01 Feb 2010
12:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Can We Observe a Single Trapped Atom Interferring with Itself?Professor Dr Dieter Meschede
(Universitat Bonn)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
01 Feb 2010
13:00
Dobson Lecture Room Time-variable phenomena on the gas giants: impacts and seasonal changeLeigh Fletcher
(AOPP)
AOPP Lunchtime Seminars
02 Feb 2010
12:30
BIPAC seminar room TBCOrganiser: A Slyz
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Brown Bag
02 Feb 2010
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room The southern hemisphere westerlies during the last glacial maximumProf. Maisa Rojas
(Departamendo de Geofisica, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
02 Feb 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre CDF in its prime: searches for b',v',Z' and friendsProfessor Daniel Whiteson
(University of California, Irvine)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
02 Feb 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Cm-wave Continuum Radiation from Dark Clouds: The Radio/H2 CorrelationDr. S. Casassus
(Universidade de Chile)
Astrophysics Colloquia
03 Feb 2010
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Disorder in a quantum spin liquid: Flux binding and local moment formationAdam Willans
(University of Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
04 Feb 2010
11:15
Fisher room, Denys Wilkinson Building Stellar population of nearby galaxies with WF3Mark Crockett
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
04 Feb 2010
14:00
Conference Room, DWB TBCCharmaine Armitage-Caplan
(Oxford)
Cosmology
04 Feb 2010
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Faster and more accurate representation of clouds and gases in GCM radiation schemesDr Robin Hogan
(University of Reading)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
04 Feb 2010
13:00
Fisher Room DWB Particle resolved instabilities in colloidal suspensionsProf. Hartmut Loewen
(University of Dusseldorf)
Softbio
04 Feb 2010
13:00
Fishtank The extremal black hole bombJoao Rosa
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
04 Feb 2010
16:15
Fisher Room No seminarNo seminar
(n/a)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
04 Feb 2010
14:30
501 DWB Relativistic electron conduction in cosmic plasmas (an introductory tutorial)Olaf Davis
(Oxford)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
04 Feb 2010
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room No SeminarCondensed Matter Physics seminar
05 Feb 2010
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Fundamental Physics with Radio AstronomyProf. Dr. Michael Kramer
(Professor for Astrophysics, University of Manchester)
Colloquia seminar
08 Feb 2010
13:00
Dobson Lecture Room Observations of aerosol and cloud properties from the ATSR instrumentsAndy Sayer
(AOPP)
AOPP Lunchtime Seminars
08 Feb 2010
12:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Shock Induced Structural Phase Transitions in Iron: Studies via EXAPS and X-ray DiffractionDr Andrew Higginbotham
(Department of Physics, University of Oxford)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
09 Feb 2010
12:30
BIPAC Seminar Room A new, thermally stable, heating mechanism for galaxy cluster cores.Matt Kunz
(Oxford)
Brown Bag
09 Feb 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Resolving the Dynamics, Star Formation and Physical Properties of z ∼ 2 GalaxiesDr. N. Foerster-Schreiber
(MPE Garching)
Astrophysics Colloquia
09 Feb 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre 1) Beam-based intra-train feedbacks for future linear colliders 2) Introduction to the PTCRi and Malignant Induction Probability (MIP) Maps for X-ray and Particle Beams 3) Phenomenology of bright and dark mass from Technicolur1) Dr Glenn Christian 2) Dr Claire Timlin 3) Dr Mads Fransen
(Meet our RAs, University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
10 Feb 2010
11:15
DWB 501 Coherence in Quantum Hall bilayersDerek Lee
(Imperial College London)
The Forum
11 Feb 2010
13:00
Fisher Room DWB Capillary filling and drop dynamics on structured surfacesBortolo M. Mognetti
(University of Oxford)
Softbio
11 Feb 2010
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Rock/ice exoplanets: from discovery to characterisationDr Suzanne Aigrain
(University of Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
11 Feb 2010
14:00
Conference Room, DWB TBCTBC
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Cosmology
11 Feb 2010
11:15
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building The hosts of X-ray selected AGN at z~1Elise Laird
(Imperial)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
11 Feb 2010
14:30
501 DWB Gyrokinetic analysis of MAST transport scaling with collisionalityWalter Guttenfelder
(CFSA, Warwick)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
11 Feb 2010
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Optical-control of complex solidsProf Andrea Cavalleri
(Max Planck Research Department for Structural Dynamics Hamburg  and Clarendon Laboratory, Oxford)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
11 Feb 2010
16:15
Fisher Room TBADr Tony Padilla
(University of Nottingham)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
12 Feb 2010
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory No Colloquium: Sub Faculty MeetingN/A
(N/A)
Colloquia seminar
12 Feb 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Higgs production in gluon fusion for finite top quark massProf. Robert Harlander
(University of Wuppertal)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
12 Feb 2010
13:00
Fisher Room Life on the Edge: Gene Surfing in Micro-organismsOskar Hallatschek
(MPI Goettingen)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
15 Feb 2010
13:00
Dobson Lecture Room Some thoughts on climate science and policyDave Frame
(Smith School of Enterprise & the Environment / AOPP)
AOPP Lunchtime Seminars
15 Feb 2010
12:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Time-varying magnetic traps for ultra-cold atomsDr Marcin Kubasik
(Department of Physics, University of Oxford)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
16 Feb 2010
12:30
BIPAC Seminar Room On the Galactic cosmic ray electron and positron "excesses"Dr Julien Lavalle
(Università degli Studi di Torino & LAPTH Annecy)
Brown Bag
16 Feb 2010
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Complete solutions of the  fundamental fluid mechanics equations sets: generalization of the famous Stokes problem on oscillating plane on 2D and 3D cases (analytic, numeric visualization and experiment)Prof. Yuli D. Chaschechkin
(Laboratory of Fluid Mechanics of the Institute for Problems in Mechanics of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow.)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
16 Feb 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Nuclear physics and technology of tokamak reactorsDr Raul Pampin
(Culham Centre for Fusion Energy)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
16 Feb 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Ground-Based Gamma-Ray Astronomy and the CTA ProjectDr. J. Hinton
(University of Leicester)
Astrophysics Colloquia
17 Feb 2010
11:15
DWB Fisher Room A study of spectral function in strongly fluctuating 2D superconductors and SDWAlexei Tsvelik
(Brookhaven National Laboratory)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
18 Feb 2010
11:15
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building Stellar population synthesis models at high resolutionGustav Stromback
(Portsmouth)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
18 Feb 2010
14:00
Conference Room, DWB TBCTim Clifton
(Oxford)
Cosmology
18 Feb 2010
13:00
Fisher Room DWB To be confirmedProf. Ralf Metzler
(Munich)
Softbio
18 Feb 2010
13:00
Fishtank Cosmic topology and fundamental forcesJochum van der Bij
(Freiburg)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
18 Feb 2010
16:15
Fisher Room Near-conformal dynamics from the latticeDr Biagio Lucini
(University of Swansea)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
18 Feb 2010
14:30
501 DWB Internal transport barriers and rotational shearPeter de Vries
(JET)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
18 Feb 2010
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Origin of the earth and moonProf. Alex Halliday
(Department of Earth Sciences, University of Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
18 Feb 2010
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room The iron pnictides under pressure: Structure, magnetism and superconductivity in MFe2As2 (M=Ca,Ba)Dr Dimitri Argyriou
(Berlin Helmholz Centre of Materials and Energy)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
19 Feb 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre How to build supersymmetric string backgrounds : fluxes, geometry and exceptional groupsDan Waldram
(Imperial College, London)
Theoretical Physics seminar
19 Feb 2010
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Going Organic: the Challenges of Molecular MagnetismProfessor Stephen Blundell
(Head of Condensed Matter Physics, University of Oxford)
Colloquia seminar
22 Feb 2010
13:00
Dobson Lecture Room The trouble with Venus cloudsColin Wilson
(AOPP)
AOPP Lunchtime Seminars
22 Feb 2010
12:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room High Power Lasers for High Energy Density ScienceProfessor Henry Hutchinson
(Rutherford Appleton Laboratory)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
23 Feb 2010
12:30
BIPAC Seminar Room TBCOrganiser: P Ferreira
(  )
Brown Bag
23 Feb 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Latest measurements on the Highest Energy Cosmic Rays from the Pierre Auger ObservatoryProfessor Alan Watson
(University of Leeds)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
23 Feb 2010
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Modified Gravity as an Alternative to Dark EnergyDr Kazuya Koyama
(University of Portsmouth)
Astrophysics Colloquia
24 Feb 2010
11:15
DWB 501 Thermally Induced Local Failures in Quasi-One-Dimensional Systems: Collapse in Carbon Nanotubes, Necking in Nanowires, and Opening of Bubbles in DNACristiano Nisoli
(Center for Nonlinear Studies LANL)
The Forum
25 Feb 2010
13:00
Dalitz Insitute AdS/CFT and Cool Quantum Field Theories at Finite DensityRichard Davison
(Oxford University)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
25 Feb 2010
13:00
Fisher Room DWB To be confirmedMarcin Kostur
(University of Silesia)
Softbio
25 Feb 2010
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room On the predictability of the extreme summer 2003 over EuropeDr Antje Weishelmer
(ECMWF)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
25 Feb 2010
14:00
Conference Room, DWB TBCSugata Kaviraj
(Oxford)
Cosmology
25 Feb 2010
11:15
Beecroft Room, Denys Wilkinson Building Impact of dark matter cusps and cores on the satellite population of spiral galaxiesJorge Penarrubia
(Cambridge)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
25 Feb 2010
16:15
Fisher Room Brane Tilings, M2-Branes and Chern-Simons TheoriesNoppadol Mekareeya
(Imperial College)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
25 Feb 2010
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Probing spin-charge separation in 1d systemsProf Andy Schofield
(University of Birmingham)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
26 Feb 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Room Chern-Simons theories and the AdS_4/CFT_3 correspondenceProf. Alberto Zaffaroni
(Milan)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
26 Feb 2010
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Chern-Simons theories and the AdS_4/CFT_3 correspondenceAlberto Zaffaroni
(Milan University)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
26 Feb 2010
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Mid-latitude Storm-tracks and BlockingProfessor Sir Brian Hoskins FRS
(The Grantham Institute for Climate Change, Imperial College London)
Colloquia seminar
26 Feb 2010
13:00
Fisher Room A direct measurement of the renormalized disorder correlator, and  avalanche size distributionsKay Wiese
(Ecole Normale, Paris)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar