Seminars

Currently showing seminars in Oct 2014

When Location Title Speaker Series
02 Oct 2014
11:30
501 DWB Nonlinear effective quantum mechanics: A theory of fluidonsSwadesh Mahajan
(UT Austin)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
02 Oct 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Planck results on polarised dustJoanna Dunkley
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
13 Oct 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Multimode absorption spectroscopy for multispecies detection using novel mid-infrared quantum well lasersDr Henry Northern
(University of Oxford)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
13 Oct 2014
10:00
BiPAC seminar room Binary interactions on the post-main sequenceJason Nordhaus
(Rochester Institute of Technology)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
13 Oct 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Measuring Ultra-Large Scales with the SKADr P.J. Bull
(University of Oslo)
Astrophysics Colloquia
14 Oct 2014
15:00
Lindemann LT Clarendon Lab Bouncing droplets on superhydrophobic and asymmetric surfacesJulia Yeomans
(Oxford)
Softbio
14 Oct 2014
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Overturning ideas: Disentangling the climate system using thermodynamic coordinatesJan Zika
(National Oceanography Centre, Southampton)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
14 Oct 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Uncertainty in climate change projections: the role of internal atmospheric circulation variability (note unsual day)Clara Deser
(NCAR)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
15 Oct 2014
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Unusual conservation laws in quantum spin chainsMaurizio Fagotti
(Oxford University)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
15 Oct 2014
13:00
BIPAC Seminar Room TBCDavid Rosario
(MPE)
Observational Cosmology High-z Seminar
15 Oct 2014
13:00
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Star-formation and nuclear activity in galaxies: A perspective in the era of the Herschel Space TelescopeDavid Rosario
(MPE)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
16 Oct 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Higgs Vacuum Stability in a Mass-Dependent Renormalisation Scheme and Implications for Inflation and New PhysicsAlex Spencer-Smith
(University of Sydney)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
16 Oct 2014
11:30
BIPAC Wide Field Substructure in the Local GroupBrendan McMonigal
(University of Sydney)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
16 Oct 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Aerosol Impacts on the Microphysical and Dynamical Characteristics of Convective StormsSusan van den Heever
(Colorado State University)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
16 Oct 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Introduction to the GroupParticle Theory Group
(Theoretical Physics, Oxford)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
16 Oct 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Topological insulators and quantum anomalous Hall states (Hosts: Prof Paolo Radaelli and Prof Jonathan Yates)Prof David Vanderbilt
(Rutgers University, USA)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
17 Oct 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Quantum gravity: the view from particle physicsHermann Nicolai
(Max Planck)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
20 Oct 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Area Laws for Entanglement Entropy and Negativity in Nonequilibrium Steady States (Host: Prof Dieter Jaksch)Dr Zoltan Zimboras
(UCL)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
20 Oct 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Nuclear Physics at Two Kiloparsecs: Measuring the Masses of Millisecond PulsarsProfessor S. M. Ransom
(NRAO)
Astrophysics Colloquia
21 Oct 2014
14:00
501, DWB (Seminar Room) Dynamic AdS/QCD & the Spectra of Asymptotically Free Gauge TheoryNick Evans
(U. Southampton)
Holography Seminar
21 Oct 2014
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Neutrinoless Double Beta DecayDr Vladimir Tretyak
(Institute for Nuclear Research of the Nat. Ac. Sci. of Ukraine, Kyiv)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
21 Oct 2014
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Why surface tension gives soft solids some unexpected, but useful physical propertiesRob Style
(OCCAM, Oxford)
Softbio
22 Oct 2014
11:15
Robert Hook room (NOTE: this is not the usual room) Majorana metals and quantum spin liquidsMaria Hermanns
(University of Cologne)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
23 Oct 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Graduate student presentationsPT probationary students
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
23 Oct 2014
15:00
Dobson Lecture Room Recent decadal trends in the tropical Pacific and their impact on Antarctic and the Arctic (note unsual time)David Battisti
(University of Washington)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
23 Oct 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Sterile neutrino dark matterOleg Ruchayskiy
(Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
23 Oct 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room GaAsP Nanowires and Nanowire Devices grown on Silicon Substrates (Host: Prof Michael Johnston)Prof Huiyun Liu
(University College London)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
23 Oct 2014
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Feeding the Monsters: the accretion modes of Radio-Loud AGN across cosmic timeWendy Williams
(Leiden)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
23 Oct 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Jets: a roller-coaster ride from Earth to Jupiter and backMichael McIntyre
(University of Cambridge)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
24 Oct 2014
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Lab overviews (Part 1)Prof Andrew Turberfield, Dr Sonia Trigueros, Prof Achillefs Kapanidis
(Department of Physics)
Biological Physics
24 Oct 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The ecology of transitional turbulenceNigel Goldenfeld
(University of Illinois Urbana-Campaign)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
24 Oct 2014
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Science and the Art of InventivenessProfessor Andrei Seryi
(Director John Adams Institute, University of Oxford)
Colloquia seminar
27 Oct 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Formation of Galaxy ClustersDr N. Hatch
(University of Nottingham)
Astrophysics Colloquia
27 Oct 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Adaptive Quantum Optics and its application: the quantum credit card (Host: Dr Axel Kuhn)Prof Dr Pepijn Pinkse
(University of Twente, The Netherlands)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
28 Oct 2014
14:00
DWB 501 (Seminar Room) Adiabatic FluidsMukund Rangamani
(U. Durham)
Holography Seminar
28 Oct 2014
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Arctic Sea Ice: Trends, Stability and Stochastic VariabilityWoosok Moon
(University of Cambridge)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
28 Oct 2014
15:00
Lindemann LT Clarendon Lab Repairabitility as an alternative to robustnessThomas Fink
(LIMS)
Softbio
28 Oct 2014
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre LHCb exotic q statesDr Michal Kreps
(University of Warwick)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
29 Oct 2014
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Non-equilibrium steady states in many-body quantum systemsBenjamin Doyon
(King's College London)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
29 Oct 2014
11:00
BiPAC seminar room Semi-synthetic secondary eclipse lightcurves of hot Jupiter exoplanetsDeepak Mahtani
(Keele University)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
30 Oct 2014
15:00
Lindemann Lecture Theatre Special Seminar: Hilbert Space Theory of Classical Electrodynamics (Host: Dr Animesh Datta)Prof Partha Ghose
(Bose Institute, Kolkata)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
30 Oct 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Towards creating a universe in the laboratoryValery Rubakov
(Institute for Nuclear Research)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
30 Oct 2014
11:30
501 DWB (1) Fast magnetic reconnection in weakly magnetic astrophysical environments; (2) Brief comments on collisionless plasma effects in the amplification of cosmological seed magnetic fieldsDiego Falceta-Goncalves & Grzegorz Kowal
(U of Sao Paulo)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
30 Oct 2014
11:30
BIPAC seminar room Probing the Cosmic Infrared Background with the South Pole Telescope: high redshift dusty starburst galaxies and their foreground dark matter lensing halosNiraj Welikala
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
30 Oct 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Extratropical Cyclones in a High-Resolution Climate Model, Reanalysis and Remote Sensing DataMatt Hawcroft
(U. of Reading)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
30 Oct 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre De Sitter flux vacua with moduli stabilisation and chiral matterRoberto Valandro
(ICTP Trieste)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
31 Oct 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Universe before the hot Big BangValery Rubakov
(Russian Academy of Sciences)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
31 Oct 2014
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Science in WhitehallProfessor Bernard Silverman
(Chief Scientist, The Home Office)
Colloquia seminar
31 Oct 2014
12:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Inside Physical Review Letters: An introduction to scientific publishingKatherine R Thomas
(PRL)
Special seminar