Seminars

Currently showing seminars in May 2015

When Location Title Speaker Series
04 May 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room No Seminar - Bank Holidayn/a
(n/a)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
05 May 2015
14:00
Fisher Room, DWB Entanglement Entropy in a Holographic Model of the Kondo EffectMario Flory
(Max Planck Institute Munich)
Holography Seminar
05 May 2015
14:15
Dobson Room Sea ice and convective instabilityJoe Hitchen
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
05 May 2015
14:45
Dobson Room The QBO and its teleconnectionsVerena Schenzinger
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
05 May 2015
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Liquid crystals for conditioning actuated or active soft matterProf Francesc Sagues
(University of Barcelona)
Softbio
05 May 2015
11:00
Fisher Room SuMIRe: Subaru Measurements of Images and Redshifts Imaging and Spectroscopic Surveys on Cosmology, Galactic Archaeology, and Galaxy EvolutionProfessor H. Murayama
(University of California at Berkeley)
Astrophysics Colloquia
06 May 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Use of binary radio pulsars with ultra-compact companions to understand basic physicsManjari Bagchi
(Institute of Space Sciences (IEEC-CSIC))
(SPI-MAX) coffee
06 May 2015
10:00
Dalitz Institute Dark Matter as Strongly Interactive Massive ParticlesHitoshi Murayama
(Berkeley)
Special seminar
07 May 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Double copies for amplitudes and black holesRicardo Monteiro
(Maths Inst, Oxford)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
07 May 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB A spatially resolved view of galaxy evolutionJames Allen
(Univ of Sydney)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
07 May 2015
11:30
Dobson Room How to turn your orange into an apple: models, observations and representativenessNick Schutgens
(AOPP, University of Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
07 May 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB The Destruction of Black HolesAdam Brown
(Stanford University)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
07 May 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Surfactant-Templated Zeolites: The bridge Between Zeolites and MCM-41 that Made it to the Refinery (Host: Dr Sonia Antoranz Contera)Prof Dr Javier Garcia Martinez
(University of Alicante)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
07 May 2015
11:30
501 DWB Prospects for observing the magnetorotational instability in the Plasma Couette ExperimentCary Forest
(Wisconsin/Madison)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
08 May 2015
11:30
BIPAC seminar room The Galactic Center PulsarGeoff Bower
(ASIAA)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
08 May 2015
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Documentary: 'That's the Story' Prof Roy J Glauber remembers the making of the atomic bombPresented by Professor Jose Latorre
(Benasque Centre for Science, Spain)
Colloquia seminar
11 May 2015
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Magnetised transport phenomena in high energy-density laser-plasmas (Host: Prof Peter Norreys)Dr Robert Kingham
(Imperial College London)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
12 May 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre ANNIEDr Matthew Malek
(University of Sheffield)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
12 May 2015
14:15
Dobson Room Large-scale vortices in rotating convectionChris Jones
(University of Leeds)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
12 May 2015
15:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre tbaJohan Elf
(Uppsala University)
Softbio
12 May 2015
14:00
Fisher Room, DWB Turbulent Strings in AdS/CFTTakaaki Ishii
(U. Crete)
Holography Seminar
13 May 2015
11:15
DWB Seminar room 501 The Time Reversal Invariant Fractional Josephson EffectCharles Kane
(University of Pennsylvania)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
14 May 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB What is the evidence for cosmic acceleration from supernovae?Jeppe Nielsen
(Niels Bohr Institute)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
14 May 2015
11:30
Dobson Room Arctic influence on mid-latitude weather and climateThomas Jung
(AWI)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
14 May 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB External forcing in low and high redshift galaxiesAnna Cibinel
(Sussex)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
14 May 2015
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB How to Run through Walls : An analytic approach to ultra-relativistic collisions of solitonsEugene Lim
(KCL)
Cosmology
14 May 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Automating QCD amplitudes for the LHCSimon Badger
(University of Edinburgh)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
15 May 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Cosmic Rays, a journey from sources to EarthPasquale Blasi
(Arcetri Astrophysical Observatory)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
15 May 2015
16:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory The Cherwell Simon Memorial Lecture: Topological Boundary Modes from Quantum Electronics to Classical MechanicsProfessor Charles Kane
(University of Pennsylvania)
Colloquia seminar
18 May 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Protoplanetary Disk Structure and Planet Formation Signatures Resolved with InterferometryDr. S. Kraus
(University of Exeter)
Astrophysics Colloquia
19 May 2015
15:00
JSR seminar room, PTCL Micro-swimmers in confinement and in flowAndreas Zoettl
(TU Berlin)
Softbio
19 May 2015
14:45
Dobson Room North Atlantic sea level dynamicsRob Fraser
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
19 May 2015
14:00
Fisher Room, DWB Fermion Dipole Moments and HolographyRakibur Rahman
(Albert Einstein Max Planck Institute)
Holography Seminar
19 May 2015
14:15
Dobson Room Predicting potential vorticity fluctuations from equilibrium statistical mechanicsTomos David
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
20 May 2015
11:15
DWB Seminar room 501 Wavefunctions of Symmetry Protected Topological Phases from Conformal Field TheoriesThomas Scaffidi
(University of Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
21 May 2015
11:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Chiral liquid crystals for lasers, templates, and elastomersProf Stephen Morris
(Department of Engineering Science)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
21 May 2015
11:30
501 DWB Electron heat flux in the solar wind: transition from classical to collisionlessStuart Bale
(UC Berkeley)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
21 May 2015
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB Planck stars: from cosmology to black holes and backFrancesca Vidotto
(Nijmegen)
Cosmology
21 May 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Collinear Factorisation with Heavy QuarksMarco Bonvini
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
21 May 2015
11:30
Dobson Room Deep convection over West AfricaDoug Parker
(Leeds)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
21 May 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Symmetries and instantons in F-theoryTimo Weigand
(University of Heidelberg)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
22 May 2015
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Cosmology from the Microwave BackgroundProfessor Jo Dunkley
(University of Oxford)
Colloquia seminar
22 May 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre From active gel models of cell mechanics to cell trajectoriesRaphael Voituriez
(Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
26 May 2015
14:00
Fisher Room, DWB Collapse in AdS and Relaxation in Closed Quantum SystemsJavier Mas
(U. Santiago de Compostela)
Holography Seminar
26 May 2015
14:15
Dobson Room Spectroscopy of lunar analogue materials in a simulated space environment - 'pink spinel anorthosites'Charlotte Marriner
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
26 May 2015
14:45
Dobson Room The gas composition and cloud structure of Jupiter's troposphereRohini Giles
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
26 May 2015
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Accelerator Research and Development at Fermilab towards precision Neutrino and Muon ExperimentsProfessor Swapan Chattopadhyay
(Fermilab and Northern Illinois University)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
26 May 2015
15:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Flocking hydrodynamics: mesoscale mechanismsSriram Ramaswamy
(TIFR Hyderabad)
Softbio
27 May 2015
11:15
Audrey Wood seminar room Topological phases and phase transitions with Projected Entangled Pair StatesNorbert Schuch
(RWTH Aachen)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
27 May 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room The Hunt for Radio Transients With the Jansky VLAKunal Mooley
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
28 May 2015
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Anomalous B decays (TBC)Thomas Blake & Ulrich Haisch
(University of Warwick & University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
28 May 2015
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Nemacity without magnetism in FeSe - evidence for orbital ordering (Host: Dr Amalia Coldea)Dr Christoph Meingast
(The Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT))
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
28 May 2015
11:30
Dobson Room Constraining ocean ventilation pathways and time scales with observations and modelsSamar Khatiwala
(ES, University of Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
28 May 2015
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Asymmetric dark matter in the SunPat Scott
(Imperial College)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
28 May 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Piecing together the Milky Way using Large Spectroscopic SurveysKeith Hawkins
(Cambridge (IOA))
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
29 May 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Statistical Physics and Information Theory: New FrontiersMarc Mezard
(ENS, Paris)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
29 May 2015
16:15
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Chasing Fast Dynamos in the Plasma LabProfessor Cary Forest
(Madison Physics Department, University of Wisconsin)
Colloquia seminar
29 May 2015
12:30
Dobson Room Causal inference methods for climate time series (Note unusual day and time)Jakob Runge
(PIK)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars