Seminars

Currently showing seminars in Nov 2014

When Location Title Speaker Series
03 Nov 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Sparse Quantum Codes from Quantum Circuits (Host: Dr Animesh Datta)Prof Aram Harrow
(MIT)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
03 Nov 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre X-Ray Probes of Relativistic Astrophysics in AGNProfessor C. S. Reynolds
(University of Maryland)
Astrophysics Colloquia
04 Nov 2014
14:00
501, DWB (Seminar Room) Holographic Transport and the Hall AngleMike Blake
(DAMTP, Cambridge)
Holography Seminar
04 Nov 2014
14:15
Dobson Room Dust emission mechanisms in the central Sahara: new insights from remote field observationsChris Allen
(Geography)
Informal AOPP seminars
04 Nov 2014
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Rheology of self-assembling colloidal chainsKazem Edmond
(PTCL, Oxford)
Softbio
04 Nov 2014
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Jets in ATLASDr Caterina Doglioni
(University of Geneva)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
05 Nov 2014
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Laughlin-like wavefunctions for symmetry protected topological phasesZohar Ringel
(University of Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
05 Nov 2014
13:00
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Detecting the Dark Ages with LEDADanny Price
(Harvard)
Observational Cosmology High-z Seminar
06 Nov 2014
14:15
BIPAC seminar room Intrinsic alignments : theoretical and numerical insightsSandrine Codis
(IAP)
Cosmology
06 Nov 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Boosting Strong Higgs Pair Production at the LHCJuan Rojo
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
06 Nov 2014
11:30
501 DWB TBAMatt Kunz
(Princeton)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
06 Nov 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Large-scale anomalies in the CMBAssaf Ben-David
(NBI Copenhagen)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
06 Nov 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Properties and Applications of Graphene Based Materials (Host: Prof Robin Nicholas)Dr Rahul Raveendran Nair
(University of Manchester)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
06 Nov 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The water vapour continuum and the Earth's radiation budgetKeith Shine
(University of Reading)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
06 Nov 2014
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB The effect of feedback on galaxy growth, disc formation, and r-process enrichment in cosmological simulationsFreeke van de Voort
(Berkeley/ASIAA)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
07 Nov 2014
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory A Physicist's View of the Emergence of Terrestrial VertebratesProfessor Steven Balbus, Savilian Professor of Astronomy
(University of Oxford)
Colloquia seminar
07 Nov 2014
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Lab overviews (Part 2)Dr Sonia Contera, Prof Stephen Tucker, Dr Richard Berry
(Department of Physics)
Biological Physics
07 Nov 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Artificial Gauge Fields for Cold AtomsNigel Cooper
(University of Cambridge)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
10 Nov 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre What Can Tidal Disruption Events Teach Us About Black Hole Accretion?Professor M. C. Begelman
(University of Colorado)
Astrophysics Colloquia
10 Nov 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Emergent many-body quantum phases in optical lattices with cavity fieldsDr Santiago Caballero
(University of Oxford)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
11 Nov 2014
15:00
Lindemann LT Clarendon Lab Coordination of bacterial motors in motility and biofilm formationBerenike Maier
(Cologne)
Softbio
11 Nov 2014
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Confidence GameProfessor Steve Biller
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
11 Nov 2014
14:00
501, DWB (Seminar Room) Black Holes in the 1/D ExpansionRoberto Emparan
(U. Barcelona)
Holography Seminar
11 Nov 2014
16:00
Dobson Lecture Room (NOTE CHANGE OF TIME) Superrotation in Held & Suarez-like flows with weak surface temperature gradientInna Polichtchouk
(University of Reading)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
12 Nov 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB A Higgs or The Higgs? : A look at anomalous Higgs couplings (*Note unusual day*)Shankha Banerjee
(Harish-Chandra Research Institute)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
12 Nov 2014
11:00
BiPAC seminar room Radio polarimetry of jets from stellar-mass black holes (XRBs)Peter Curran
(International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR), Curtin University)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
12 Nov 2014
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Spin chains with a non compact targetEric Vernier
(Ecole Normale Suprieure, Paris)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
13 Nov 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The influence of solar variability on North Atlantic-European climate, past, present and futureJeff Knight
(Met Office)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
13 Nov 2014
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Radio-loud Quasars: Their impact on star formationEleni Kalfountzou
(Herts)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
13 Nov 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Nematic fluctuations and order in iron based superconductors (Host: Prof Radu Coldea)Prof Joerg Schmalian
(Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
13 Nov 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre *No seminar today*UK HEP Forum
(Cosener's House, Abingdon)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
14 Nov 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre What is topological order, and why is it interesting?Paul Fendley
(Oxford)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
14 Nov 2014
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Ice Cores, Climate and Sea IceProfessor Eric Wolff
(Department of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge)
Colloquia seminar
17 Nov 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Self-generated current structures in relativistic laser-solid interactions (Host: Prof Peter Norreys)Prof Paul McKenna
(University of Strathclyde)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
18 Nov 2014
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Muon (g-2) at Fermilab: Preparing for TakeoffProfessor Lee Roberts
(Boston University)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
18 Nov 2014
14:00
DWB 501 (Seminar Room) A Universal Correction to Higher Spin Entanglement EntropyMichael Ferlaino
(U. Swansea)
Holography Seminar
18 Nov 2014
14:15
Dobson Room Atmospheric sounding using IASILucy Ventress
(AOPP)
Informal AOPP seminars
18 Nov 2014
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Some aspects of soft interfaces with trapped colloidsMartin Oettel
(Eberhard Karls)
Softbio
19 Nov 2014
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Ages of young star clusters, massive blue stragglers and the upper mass limit of starsFabian Schneider
(AIfA, Bonn University)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
19 Nov 2014
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Quantum quenches in 2D via arrays of coupled chainsAndrew James
(University College London)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
20 Nov 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Top Physics at the LHC: Challenges in Experiment and TheoryAlexander Mitov / Katharina Behr
(University of Cambridge / University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
20 Nov 2014
14:15
BIPAC seminar toom Rescaling cosmological simulations from standard to modified gravityAlexander Mead
(IfA, ROE)
Cosmology
20 Nov 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Top production at NNLOAlexander Mitov
(Cavendish Laboratory, Cambridge)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
20 Nov 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quasiparticle spin relaxation and spin resonance in a mesoscopic superconductor (Host: Prof Steve Simon)Dr Charis Quay Huei Li
(Paris-Sud University)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
20 Nov 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Bias correction and downscaling in climate predictions and projectionsJose Manuel Gutierrez
(University of Cantabria)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
20 Nov 2014
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Radio-Quiet Quasars in the VIDEO Survey: Evidence for AGN-powered radio emission below 1 mJySarah White
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
21 Nov 2014
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Inside the Centre: The Life and Work of J Robert OppenheimerProfessor Ray Monk
(Department of Philosophy, University of Southampton)
Colloquia seminar
21 Nov 2014
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory The evolution of cooperation and competition in microbial communitiesProf Kevin Foster
(Department of Zoology)
Biological Physics
21 Nov 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Phase Transitions and Surface Tension in Vibrated Granular MediaMichael Swift
(University of Nottingham)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
24 Nov 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Probing The End Of The Reionisation Epoch With The Most Distant GalaxiesLaura Pentericci
(Rome Observatory)
Astrophysics Colloquia
24 Nov 2014
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quantum correlations beyond entanglement and usefulness of noise (Host: Dr Axel Kuhn)Dr Natalia Korolkova
(University of St Andrews)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
25 Nov 2014
14:00
DWB 501 (Seminar Room) Effective Actions for Fluids from Holography and the Membrane ParadigmNatalia Pinzani-Fokeeva
(U. Amsterdam)
Holography Seminar
25 Nov 2014
15:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre Alignment vs noise: a simple yet non-trivial setting for dry active matterHugues Chate
(CEA-Saclay)
Softbio
25 Nov 2014
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Simple box models of ice ages and climateAndrew Fowler
(University of Oxford, University of Limerick)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
25 Nov 2014
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Detection of the missing Universe with xenonProfessor Auke-Pieter Colijn
(National Institute for Subatomic Physics (NIKHEF))
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
26 Nov 2014
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Non Equilibrium Time Evolution in the Sine-Gordon ModelBruno Bertini
(University of Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
27 Nov 2014
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Jet binning in WW and H->WW measurementsGudrun Heinrich / Chris Hays
(MPP & University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
27 Nov 2014
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Physical views of bacterial cells: chromosome conformation and size regulation in E.Coli (Prof Achillefs Kapanidis)Dr Pietro Cicuta
(University of Cambridge)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
27 Nov 2014
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre High precision calculations for LHC phenomenologyGudrun Heinrich
(Max-Planck-Institut fuer Physik, Munich)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
27 Nov 2014
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room A new look at the Hadley CellBrian Hoskins
(Imperial College London; University of Reading)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
27 Nov 2014
14:15
BIPAC seminar room Interpreting cosmological observations in a clumpy universePierre Fleury
(IAP)
Cosmology
28 Nov 2014
16:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory The Formation of Terrestrial PlanetsDr Alessandro Morbidelli
(Observatoire de la Cte d'Azur, Nice)
Colloquia seminar
28 Nov 2014
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Higgs, the Hierarchy Problem, and the LHCJohn March-Russell
(Oxford)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia