Seminars

Currently showing seminars in Nov 2015

When Location Title Speaker Series
02 Nov 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room "Quantum science and technology with cavity optomechanical systems"Dr Andreas Nunnenkamp
(University of Cambridge)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
02 Nov 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre A Constellation of Results from the "Continuum Halos in Nearby Galaxies - an EVLA Survey"Professor J. English
(University of Manitoba)
Astrophysics Colloquia
03 Nov 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre First results from the ATLAS detector at the 13 TeV LHCDr Caterina Doglioni
(Lund University)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
03 Nov 2015
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Plastic Crystal Phases Formed by Colloidal Silica RodsArnout Imhof
(Utrecht)
Softbio
03 Nov 2015
14:00
501 DWB TBATBA
(TBA)
Holography Seminar
05 Nov 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Material physics from first principles: from Feynman diagrams to solar cells (Host: Dr Moritz Riede)Professor Feliciano Giustino
(University of Oxford - Department of Materials)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
05 Nov 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB QCD at high temperatures: how the strong becomes weakChris Allton
(Swansea University -- All Souls visiting fellow)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
05 Nov 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Maintenance of Baroclinicity and Storm Tracks: The Slope Tendency of isentropic SurfacesThomas Spengler
(U. of Bergen)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
05 Nov 2015
14:15
BIPAC Innovative Techniques To Test the Fundaments of CosmologyStefano Camera
(Manchester)
Cosmology
05 Nov 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Cosmic Dawn and 21-cm Cosmology: From Theoretical Concepts to Monumental ObservationsRennan Barkana
(Tel Aviv / AIP)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
06 Nov 2015
15:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory POSTPONED: 60 Years of Imaging TechnologyDr Trevor Cross FInstP
(Group Chief Technology Officer, e2v)
Colloquia seminar
06 Nov 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Quantum Gas in a BoxZoran Hadzibabic
(Cambridge)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
06 Nov 2015
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory An autonomous molecular assembler for programmable chemical synthesis THEN From Hamiltonian to Homo sapiens: Imaging the Thermodynamics of Life with Dynamic Nuclear PolarisationWenjing Meng followed by Jack Miller
(TBC)
Biological Physics
09 Nov 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Non-equilibrium many-dynamics in AMO systems with short and long-range interactionsProfessor Andrew Daley
(University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, United Kingdom)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
09 Nov 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Complex Evolutionary Paths of Local Infrared Luminous Galaxies: A High Angular Resolution Mid-Infrared ViewDr. A. Alonso
(Instituto de Fisica de Cantabria)
Astrophysics Colloquia
10 Nov 2015
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room The impact of coupled barotropic-baroclinic variability for annular mode persistence in the two-layer modelPablo Zurita Gotor
(Universidad Complutense de Madrid)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
10 Nov 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Challenges for Particle Detectors at Future Circular CollidersProfessor Werner Riegler
(CERN)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
10 Nov 2015
14:00
501 DWB TBATBA
(TBA)
Holography Seminar
10 Nov 2015
15:30
Dennis Sciama LT DWB Physics Helping to Provide Biological Insight: Combining Optics, Image Processing, Computational Simulation to Aid Biological UnderstandingJohn Girkin
(Durham University)
Softbio
11 Nov 2015
11:15
DWB seminar room 501 Chiral Projected Entangled Pair StatesThorsten Wahl
(Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
12 Nov 2015
11:30
501 DWB Pressure-anisotropy-driven microturbulence and magnetic-field evolution in shearing, collisionless plasmaAlex Schekochihin
(Oxford)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
12 Nov 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB From charm production at LHCb to the prompt neutrino flux at IceCubeJuan Rojo and Jim Talbert
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
12 Nov 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Thermal imaging and magnetotransport on the nanoscale (Host: Dr Alexy Karenowska)Professor Sarah Thompson
(University of York)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
12 Nov 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre When will dark matter detectors become neutrino detectors?Malcolm Fairbairn
(King's College London)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
12 Nov 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Chemistry - climate interactions (Barnett Room Opening)John Pyle
(U. of Cambridge)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
12 Nov 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Low-frequency views on the cold neutral medium and high redshift radio galaxiesLeah Morabito
(Leiden)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
12 Nov 2015
12:00
Dobson Lecture Room Going beyond the textbook description of troposphere-stratosphere interactions (Barnett Room Opening)Alan O'Neill
(U. of Reading)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
13 Nov 2015
14:00
BIPAC Simulating relativistic effects in cosmologyShaun Hotchkiss
(Sussex)
Cosmology
13 Nov 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Unification of Fundamental InteractionsHans Peter Nilles
(Bonn)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
16 Nov 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quantum criticality in an open system: laser driven ultracold atoms in a cavityProfessor Peter Domokos
(Wigner Research Centre)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
16 Nov 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Exploring Gamma-Ray Bursts and Other Transients with Next Generation Radio TelescopesDr. T Murphy
(University of Sydney)
Astrophysics Colloquia
16 Nov 2015
14:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Transport on network-like structures - from light-harvesting to boson samplingProfessor Andreas Buchleitner
(Freiburg Institute For Advance Studies)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
17 Nov 2015
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Drops on Superhydrophobic and Slippery Surfaces: Space and Time Resolved Imaging by Laser Scanning Confocal MicroscopyDoris Vollmer
(Johannes Gutenberg)
Softbio
17 Nov 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre First oscillation results for the NOvA experimentDr Bruno Zamorano
(University of Sussex)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
17 Nov 2015
14:00
DWB 501 (Seminar Room) Geometry and Entanglement in Type IIB HolographyFrancesco Aprile
(U. Southampton)
Holography Seminar
18 Nov 2015
11:00
Bipac Seminar Room Models for low accretion rate black holesCharles Gammie
(University of Illinois)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
18 Nov 2015
11:15
DWB seminar room 501 Loop braiding and discrete gauge theoryJoost Slingerland
(National University of Ireland)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
19 Nov 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Metamaterials with interacting 'meta-atoms' (Host: Prof Paolo Radaelli)Professor Ekaterina Shamonina
(University of Oxford - Department of Engineering)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
19 Nov 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Higgs couplings to quarks and leptons: opportunities at the LHCEmmanuel Stamou
(Weizmann Institute of Science)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
19 Nov 2015
14:15
BIPAC Black Holes, Superluminality and EFTGarrett Goon
(Cambridge)
Cosmology
19 Nov 2015
11:30
FISHER ROOM, DWB Life and adventures of binary supermassive black holes (***FISHER ROOM***)Eugene Vasiliev
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
19 Nov 2015
12:00
Dobson Lecture Room Unraveling the redox history of the early martian surface (note late start)Nick Tosca
(Earth Sciences, Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
19 Nov 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Augmenting the diboson excess for Run 2Michael Spannowsky
(IPPP Durham)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
20 Nov 2015
15:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory The Einstein Lens and a Tale of Two EclipsesProfessor Tom Ray
(Trinity College Dublin)
Colloquia seminar
20 Nov 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Emergent Coulombic Criticality and Kibble-Zurek Scaling in a Topological MagnetClaudio Castelnovo
(Cambridge)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
20 Nov 2015
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Mechanics in Biology THEN Mechanics of plants with Atomic Force MicroscopySonia Contera followed by Jacob Seifert (Plant Sciences)
(University of Oxford)
Biological Physics
23 Nov 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room A quantum-gas microscope for fermionsProfessor Stefan Kuhr
(University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, United Kingdom)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
23 Nov 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Journey of High-Energy Photons in Blazar JetsDr. L. Sironi
(Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics)
Astrophysics Colloquia
24 Nov 2015
15:30
Dennis Sciama LT DWB Droplet formation in living cellsFrank Julicher
(MPI-PKS, Dresden)
Softbio
24 Nov 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Measurements of differential and fiducial cross sections of the Higgs boson at the LHCDr Sarah Heim
(University of Pennsylvania)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
24 Nov 2015
14:00
DWB, Conference Room Anomalies of the Entanglement Entropy in Chiral TheoriesNabil Iqbal
(U. Amsterdam)
Holography Seminar
25 Nov 2015
11:15
DWB seminar room 501 TBCZohar Ringel
(Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
25 Nov 2015
11:00
Bipac Seminar Room Ultra-High Energy Cosmic Rays: Present and FutureRafael Alves Batista
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
26 Nov 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB WIMP inflation from scalar singletsFelix Kahlhoefer
(DESY)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
26 Nov 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Organic electronics for interfacing with the brain (Host: Dr Moritz Riede)Professor George Malliaras
(Ecole Nationale Superieure des Mines, CMP-EMSE (France))
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
26 Nov 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre The return of Newton-Cartan space-timeNiels Obers
(NBI Copenhagen)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
26 Nov 2015
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Mass Extinctions, Climate and the Earth SystemManoj Joshi
(UEA)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
26 Nov 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB The evolution of star-forming galaxies in the first billion yearsRebecca Bowler
(University of Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
26 Nov 2015
14:15
BIPAC The squeezed limit of the bispectrum for multi-field inflationZac Kenton
(Queen Mary)
Cosmology
27 Nov 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Statistical Physics of Active MatterJulien Tailleur
(Paris Diderot)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
27 Nov 2015
15:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Follow the Chirp: Searching and Characterizing Electromagnetic Counterparts of Gravitational Wave SourcesDr Samaya Nissanke
(Radboud University Nijmegen, the Netherlands)
Colloquia seminar
30 Nov 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Giant Exoring System Seen in Eclipse Around J1407b - Hints of Exomoons?Dr. M. Kenworthy
(Leiden Observatory)
Astrophysics Colloquia
30 Nov 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room The ultrafast talk of two excited electrons: Listening, and then asking them physics questionsProfessor Thomas Pfeifer
(Max-Planck-Institut for Nuclear Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar