Seminars

Currently showing seminars in Feb 2013

When Location Title Speaker Series
01 Feb 2013
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Enhanced Detection of Radiological and Nuclear MaterialsJohn O'Malley
(AWE)
Colloquia seminar
01 Feb 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Extracting science from surveys of our galaxyJames Binney
(Oxford)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
04 Feb 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Critical Tests of the Theory of the Early Universe using the Cosmic Microwave BackgroundProfessor E Komatsu
(MPA Garching)
Astrophysics Colloquia
04 Feb 2013
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Towards Cavity QED on a ChipProfessor Ed Hinds
(Imperial College)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
05 Feb 2013
16:00
JSR Seminar Room, PTCL Defining the pressure and interfacial tension in inhomogeneous systems: The Devil is in the VirialGeorge Jackson
(Imperial)
Softbio
05 Feb 2013
13:30
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Supersymmetry Searches at ATLASDr Sky French
(University of Cambridge)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
06 Feb 2013
11:00
BIPAC seminar room The (no longer) Double Pulsar system: a precision probe of general relativity and pulsar magnetospheresMaura McLaughlin
(West Virginia University)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
06 Feb 2013
11:15
DWB 501 TBAZohar Ringel
(Weizmann Institute)
The Forum
07 Feb 2013
10:00
Dobson Lecture Room The role of volcanic emissions in Earths climateMike Burton
(Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia, Pisa, Italy)
UL in Climate Physics
07 Feb 2013
10:30
Dobson Lecture Room Climate and Clean Air in the 21st Century: Methane and its UncertaintiesChris Holmes
(Department of Earth System Science, University of California, Irvine)
UL in Climate Physics
07 Feb 2013
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The sensitivity of global tropical cyclone frequency to climate changesTim Merlis
(Center for Theoretical Science, Princeton)
UL in Climate Physics
07 Feb 2013
12:00
Dobson Lecture Room Atmospheric turbulence in a changing climatePaul Williams
(Department of Meteorology and NCAS, University of Reading)
UL in Climate Physics
07 Feb 2013
12:30
Dobson Lecture Room Dynamical influences on European climate: An uncertain futureTim Woollings
(Department of Meteorology, University of Reading)
UL in Climate Physics
07 Feb 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre tbaGareth Alexander
(Warwick)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
07 Feb 2013
13:00
Dalitz Institute Born on the Fourth of JulyMads Frandsen
(CP3-Origins)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
07 Feb 2013
09:30
Dobson Lecture Room Mechanics and physical processes underpinning regional hydroclimate variability and change: the paradigm of the South Asian monsoon (and beyond)Massimo Bollasina
(NOAA/GFDL)
UL in Climate Physics
07 Feb 2013
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Functional Nanostructured MaterialsProf Judith Driscoll
(University of Cambridge)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
07 Feb 2013
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Gauge dynamics and topological insulatorsDavid Tong
(DAMTP, Cambridge)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
08 Feb 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Superfluid transport of information in turning flocks of starlingsAndrea Cavagna
(La Sapienza, Rome)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
08 Feb 2013
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory The Physics of Numerical Weather PredictionProfessor Alan Thorpe
(The European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts, Reading)
Colloquia seminar
08 Feb 2013
10:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Programming Motor Proteins with DNAMr Adam Wollman
(University of Oxford)
Biological Physics
11 Feb 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre WIMP Hunting: The Search for Dark MatterDr A Green
(University of Nottingham)
Astrophysics Colloquia
11 Feb 2013
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quantifying the relationship between work and information-recent advancesDr Oscar Dahlsten
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
12 Feb 2013
13:30
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Exotics search with CMSDr Jim Brooke
(University of Bristol)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
12 Feb 2013
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Gravity waves generated by potential-vorticity anomalies in shear flowsProf. Jacques Vanneste
(School of Mathematics, University of Edinburgh)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
12 Feb 2013
16:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre Colloidal forces and friction across films of electrolytes and ionic liquidsSusan Perkin
(Physical and Theoretical Chemistry, Oxford University)
Softbio
12 Feb 2013
16:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Colloidal Forces and Friction across Films of Electrolytes and Ionic LiquidsDr Susan Perkin
(University of Oxford, Chemistry)
Biological Physics
13 Feb 2013
13:00
BIPAC Hunting the First Galaxies with Gravitational LensingDan Coe
(STScI)
Observational Cosmology High-z Seminar
13 Feb 2013
13:00
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB TBCDan Coe
(STSci, Baltimore)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
13 Feb 2013
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room SPECIAL SEMINAR: Quantum simulation via 3-dimensional quantum photonicsPaolo Mataloni
(Sapienza Universita di Roma)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
14 Feb 2013
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Is the (spectral) dimension of the universe scale dependent?Georgios Giasemidis
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
14 Feb 2013
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Double-logarithmic endpoint resummations for (semi-) inclusive lepton-hadron processesAndreas Vogt
(University of Liverpool)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
14 Feb 2013
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Clouds and Hazes in Saturn's TroposphereCecile Merlet
(Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
14 Feb 2013
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Scaling relations and galaxy formationMichele Cappellari
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
14 Feb 2013
11:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room SEMINRA START 11:00 AM: Imaging Physical Phenomena in 2D Materials with Nanoscale Resolution via Scanning Probe MicroscopyProf Oleg Kolosov
(Lancaster University)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
15 Feb 2013
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory The Future of Particle Physics - New Machines and IdeasProfessor Brian Foster
(University of Oxford)
Colloquia seminar
15 Feb 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Nanoscale superconductvity: Smaller is different and moreAntonio M Garcia-Garcia
(Cambridge)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
18 Feb 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre APOGEE: The Apache Point Observatory Galactic Evolution ExperimentDr R.P. Schiavon
(Liverpool John Moore's University)
Astrophysics Colloquia
18 Feb 2013
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Precise measurements with non-linear opticsDr Ben Williams
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
19 Feb 2013
11:30
CONFERENCE ROOM, DWB The chemical composition of M31 clustersRicardo Schiavon
(Liverpool John Moores)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
19 Feb 2013
16:00
JSR Seminar Room, PTCL Colloidal suspensions in external fieldsStefan Egelhaaf
(Heinrich Heine)
Softbio
19 Feb 2013
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Long baseline neutrino experiments status & futureDr Justin Evans
(University of Manchester)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
20 Feb 2013
11:15
DWB Seminar room 501 Quantum Diffusion in Labyrinth TilingsStefanie Thiem
(Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
21 Feb 2013
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB Efficient Bayesian Inference for the Sciences with a Little Help from Dr RiemannProfessor Mark Girolami
(Department of Statistical Science, UCL)
Cosmology
21 Feb 2013
15:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room SPECIAL SEMINAR: A Quantum Optical Diod: Non-Linear JunctionEduardo Mascarenhas
(University of Minas Gerais)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
21 Feb 2013
14:30
501 DWB Grid-induced turbulence in laser driven shock wave experiments and magnetic field generationHugo Doyle
(Oxford ALP)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
21 Feb 2013
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The Moon as a Witnessplate of Solar System ProcessesKatie Joy
(Manchester)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
21 Feb 2013
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Strong electroweak symmetry breakingAnna Kaminska
(University of Oxford & DESY Hamburg)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
21 Feb 2013
13:00
Dalitz Institute Consistent nonlinear interactions for spin-2 fieldsAngnis Schmidt-May
(Stockholm University)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
22 Feb 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Repeated non-demolition measurements and a detour into quantum noisesDenis Bernard
(Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
22 Feb 2013
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory A New View of Earth's Sister: Insights following Seven Years of Observation with Venus ExpressDr Dmitri Titov
(European Space Agency)
Colloquia seminar
22 Feb 2013
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Investigating Stator Stability in the Bacterial Flagellar MotorMr Murray Tipping
(University of Oxford)
Biological Physics
25 Feb 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Transforming Spirals - From COMBO-17 to SkyMapperDr C Wolf
(Mount Stromlo Observatory)
Astrophysics Colloquia
25 Feb 2013
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Observing exoplanet atmospheres with the Hubble Space TelescopeFrederic Pont
(Exeter)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
25 Feb 2013
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room X-ray diffraction at the National Ignition FacilityMatt Suggit
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
26 Feb 2013
16:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre Rheology and transfer of bacteria suspensions in microfluidic channelsEric Clement
(University Pierre et Marie Curie)
Softbio
26 Feb 2013
13:30
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre LAr for dark matter search (DEAP)Dr Simon Peters
(University of Sussex)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
26 Feb 2013
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room SPECIAL SEMINAR: Intense Shock Waves and Extreme States of MatterProfessor Vladimir Fortov
(Joint Institute for High Temperature, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
26 Feb 2013
16:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Rheology and Transfer of Bacteria Suspensions in Microfluidic ChannelsProf Eric Clement
(PMMH-ESPCI-University Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France)
Biological Physics
26 Feb 2013
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Ensemble-based occurrence probability of extreme events from TIGGE [NB CANCELLED - see next term]Mio Matsueda
(AOPP and Meteorological Research Institute, Japanese Meteorological Agency)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
27 Feb 2013
11:15
DWB Fisher room TBAJoe Bhaseen
(King's college London)
The Forum
27 Feb 2013
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Are we seeing evidence of an asteroid encounter with a pulsar?Paul Brook
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
28 Feb 2013
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Transition Metal Pnictides: Epitaxy and PolymorphismProf Gavin Bell
(University of Warwick)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
28 Feb 2013
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB The Redshift and Mass Dependence on the Formation of The Hubble Sequence at z>1 from CANDELS/UDSAlice Mortlock
(Nottingham)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
28 Feb 2013
13:00
Dalitz Institute Decay of metastable vacuaRhys Davies
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
28 Feb 2013
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Why are climate models are getting global temperature trends wrong?Piers Forster
(Leeds)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
28 Feb 2013
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Computations, simplifications and relations between amplitudes in gauge theory and gravityEmil J. Bjerrum-Bohr
(Niels Bohr Institute, Copenhagen)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar