Seminars

Currently showing seminars in Nov 2012

When Location Title Speaker Series
01 Nov 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The role of stratospheric water vapour in climate: radiative and dynamical perspectivesAmanda Maycock
(University of Cambridge)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
01 Nov 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Parton distributions with LHC dataJuan Rojo
(CERN, Geneva)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
01 Nov 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Black Holes: Complementarity or Firewalls?Lukas Witkowski
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
01 Nov 2012
11:00
501 DWB On the dynamical stability of weakly collisional plasmas with thermal and composition gradientsMartin Pessah
(Niels Bohr Institute)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
01 Nov 2012
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quantum Phonon OscillationsDr Bill Buyers
(The Canadian Institute for Neuron Scattering, Ontario, Canada)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
01 Nov 2012
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Freezing and melting: the origin and destruction of universal dark matter cusps through the maximum entropy principleAndrew Pontzen
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
02 Nov 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Spontaneous symmetry breaking as a route to cellular locomotionMichael Cates
(University of Edinburgh)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
05 Nov 2012
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre TBADr. C. Maraston
(ICG Portsmouth)
Astrophysics Colloquia
05 Nov 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Microwave Driven Quantum Logic Gates in 43Ca+Dr David Allcock
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
06 Nov 2012
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Nonlinear sensitivity analysis: triggering turbulence as an exemplarProf. Richard Kerswell FRS
(Dept. of Mathematics, University of Bristol)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
06 Nov 2012
13:30
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre A review of Dark Matter From a Particle Physics PerspectiveDr Malcolm Fairbairn
(Kings College London)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
06 Nov 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room SPECIAL SEMINAR: Combining High Resolution and Ultrafast MeasurementsDr Thomas Schultz
(Max-Born Institute, Berlin)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
06 Nov 2012
16:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Are Bacteria Playing Tit-for-Tat?Prof David Bensimon
(Ecole Normale Superieure Physics)
Biological Physics
06 Nov 2012
16:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre Are bacteria playing tit-for-tat?David Bensimon
(LPS-ENS)
Softbio
07 Nov 2012
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Symmetry breaking in a topological phase: the S-matrix as a non-local order parameterJesper Romers
(Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
08 Nov 2012
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Soaring through the Galaxy at 1/3000 the Speed of LightRobin Shelton
(University of Georgia)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
08 Nov 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Forward top quark physicsRhorry Gauld
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
08 Nov 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Changes in the atmospheric hydrological cycle in response to global warmingBrian Soden
(University of Miami)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
08 Nov 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Tensor modes on the string theory landscapeAlexander Westphal
(DESY, Hamburg)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
09 Nov 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Lessons from the LHCGraham Ross
(Oxford)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
09 Nov 2012
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory The Search for Majorana Fermions in SuperconductorsProfessor Carlo Beenakker
(University of Leiden)
Colloquia seminar
12 Nov 2012
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Quantifying Dark Energy using Cosmic LensingDr. S. Bridle
(University College London)
Astrophysics Colloquia
12 Nov 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quantum state engineering of naturally trapped ions for quantum information and quantum opticsProfessor Stefan Kroll
(Fysiska Institutionen, Lunds Universitet)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
13 Nov 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Meet our RA'sDr Laria Malysheva, Dr Chris Boddy, Dr Paul Scovell
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
13 Nov 2012
12:30
BIPAC Seminar Room Environmental effects in the evolution of elliptical galaxiesMin-Su Shin
(University of Oxford)
Brown Bag
13 Nov 2012
16:00
JSR Seminar Room, PTCL Design Challenges in DNA Origami for BiomedicineBjrn Hgberg
(Karolinska)
Softbio
14 Nov 2012
11:15
DWB 501 Electromagnetic and thermal responses of Z topological insulators and superconductors in odd spatial dimensionsSatoshi Fujimoto
(Kyoto University)
The Forum
15 Nov 2012
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Super Spin Glass Behaviour in Diluted Fe-Au, Ag and Cu Nanogranular Thin FilmsDr Diego Alba Venero
(ISIS)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
15 Nov 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB What the fit is that boson?Michael Trott
(CERN)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
15 Nov 2012
14:30
501 DWB Proton temperature anisotropy and magnetic reconnection: coupling kinetic instabilities and current sheet evolutionLorenzo Matteini
(Imperial College)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
15 Nov 2012
14:15
BIPAC Seminar Room, DWB Primordial magnetic fields: initial conditions and CMB anisotropy at large scalesChiara Caprini
(Institut de Physique Thorique CNRS URA 2306 & IPhT, CEA Saclay)
Cosmology
15 Nov 2012
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Dynamical black-hole mass measurements with molecular gasTim Davis
(ESO)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
15 Nov 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre NSUSY vs (almost) current dataMichael Trott
(CERN, Geneva)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
15 Nov 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room A close-up on two aspects of Labrador Sea Water formationRenske Gelderloos
(Department of Earth Sciences, University of Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
16 Nov 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Non-equilibrium Relaxation and Aging KineticsUwe Tauber
(Virginia Tech)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
16 Nov 2012
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Long-Lived in Vivo Single-Molecule Fluorescence Using Electroporated BiomoleculesMiss Anne Plochowietz
(University of Oxford)
Biological Physics
19 Nov 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Attoscience: Measurement and control of electron dynamicsDr Adam Wyatt
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
19 Nov 2012
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Entertaining Life of Massive GalaxiesDr. I. Trujillo
(Instituto de Astrofsica de Canarias)
Astrophysics Colloquia
20 Nov 2012
13:30
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Recent results and trends in charm physicsProfessor Brian Meadows
(Leverhulme Visiting Professor, University of Cincinnati)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
20 Nov 2012
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room The use of finite element methods and grid refinement in geophysical modelling can be less painful than expectedDr Peter Dueben
(AOPP, Oxford)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
20 Nov 2012
16:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory tbcProf Judy Armitage
(University of Oxford, Biochemistry)
Biological Physics
20 Nov 2012
16:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre tbaJudy Armitage
(Oxford)
Softbio
21 Nov 2012
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Finite-wavevector pairing in doped two-leg ladders.Neil Robinson
(Oxford University)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
22 Nov 2012
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB The mass distribution of the Fornax dSph: constraints from its globular cluster distributionDavid Cole
(Jeremiah Horrocks Inst., Univ. Central Lancashire)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
22 Nov 2012
14:15
BIPAC Seminar Room, DWB "Falsifying" LCDM with galaxy clusters and other rare cosmological eventsShaun Hotchkiss
(University Of Helsinki)
Cosmology
22 Nov 2012
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Room Temperature Spin Transport in GermaniumDr Rhodri Mansell
(University of Cambridge)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
22 Nov 2012
14:30
501 DWB Thermal limit cycles in MRI-turbulent accretion disksHenrik Latter
(DAMTP, Cambridge)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
22 Nov 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Seiberg duality, dynamical SUSY breaking and unusual spectraEdward Hardy
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
22 Nov 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Signatures of Naturalness at the LHCFrancesco Riva
(EPF, Lausanne)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
22 Nov 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The albedo of the EarthGraeme Stephens
(Jet Propulsion Laboratory)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
23 Nov 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Systemic risk in finance and elsewhereDoyne Farmer
(Sante Fe)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
23 Nov 2012
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Are we seeing signals from before the Big Bang?Professor Sir Roger Penrose
(University of Oxford)
Colloquia seminar
26 Nov 2012
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Challenges and Science from Upcoming Weak Lensing SurveysDr. J. Zuntz
(University of Oxford)
Astrophysics Colloquia
26 Nov 2012
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Exploring New Concepts in Ultra-High Intensity Laser-Plasma InteractionsProfessor Peter Norreys
(Central Laser Facility, STFC Rutherford Appleton Laboratory and Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
27 Nov 2012
13:30
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Higgsy self-coupling/double higgsDr Matthew Dolan
(University of Durham)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
27 Nov 2012
16:00
JSR Seminar Room, PTCL The origin of the charge on the surface of water: impurities, OH- or charge transfer?Sylvie Roke
(EPFL)
Softbio
28 Nov 2012
11:15
DWB 501 Ferromagnetic spin correlations in a few-fermion systemDr. Gareth Conduit
(Cambridge University)
The Forum
29 Nov 2012
14:15
BIPAC Seminar Room, DWB Sparse Sampling of SkyPaniez Paykari
(CEA-Saclay)
Cosmology
29 Nov 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The puzzle of low-density Super-EarthsRay Pierrehumbert
(University of Chicago)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
29 Nov 2012
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Coupled Photonic CavitiesDr Frederic Brossard
(Hitachi Cambridge Laboratory, Cambridge)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
29 Nov 2012
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre A tentative gamma-ray line from dark matter annihilationChristoph Weniger
(GRAPPA, Amsterdam)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
29 Nov 2012
12:00
501 DWB Observation of critical gradient threshold for electron temperature fluctuations in DIIIDJon Hillesheim
(Culham Laboratory)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
29 Nov 2012
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Atlas search for Supersymmetry in the missing transverse momentum and high jet multiplicity final stateChristopher Young
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
30 Nov 2012
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Working Title: The Infinity Puzzle - from QED and Higg's boson to the LHCProfessor Frank Close
(University of Oxford)
Colloquia seminar
30 Nov 2012
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Yang-Baxter equation and diffractionAusten Lamacraft
(University of Cambridge)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
30 Nov 2012
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Getting a Grip on Proteins: Flesh-Eating Bacteria and Circulating Tumour CellsDr. Mark Howarth
(University of Oxford, Biochemistry)
Biological Physics