Seminars

Currently showing seminars in Feb 2016

When Location Title Speaker Series
01 Feb 2016
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Physics of Common-Envelope Evolution and Stellar TransientsDr. N. Ivanova
(University of Alberta)
Astrophysics Colloquia
01 Feb 2016
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Coherent Diffractive Imaging using laser-based XUV sourcesDr Bill Brocklesby
(Associate Professor of Photonics Optoelectronics Research Centre University of Southampton, UK)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
02 Feb 2016
14:00
DWB 501 (Seminar Room) From Holographic Transport at Finite Coupling to Bounds on Conductivities at Strong DisorderSaso Grozdanov
(Leiden U.)
Holography Seminar
02 Feb 2016
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Plankton-climate InteractionsRoger Cropp
(Griffith University)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
02 Feb 2016
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Higgs Boson at CMS: Results of Run 1 and Run 2 ProspectsDr Seth Zenz
(Imperial College London)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
02 Feb 2016
15:30
Dennis Sciama LT DWB Protein Manipulation and Characterisation in Supported Lipid Bilayer MembranesSteve Evans
(Leeds Physics)
Softbio
03 Feb 2016
11:15
DWB seminar room 501 Quantum quenches and thermalization in the thermodynamic limitMarcos Rigol
(Pennsylvania State University)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
04 Feb 2016
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB The Coannihilation CodexFelix Yu
(JGU Mainz)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
04 Feb 2016
11:30
501 DWB Experimental laboratory astrophysicsThomas White
(Oxford ALP)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
04 Feb 2016
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB Supermassive black hole astrophysics with pulsar timing arraysAlberto Sesana
(Birmingham)
Cosmology
04 Feb 2016
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Detection, dynamics, and consequences of deep ocean variabilityBaylor Fox-Kemper
(Brown University)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
04 Feb 2016
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre The hunt for ALPsAndreas Ringwald
(DESY Hamburg)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
05 Feb 2016
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre How hot glue becomes a nearly perfect fluid: the problem of thermalization in�ultra-relativistic heavy ion collisionsRaju Venugopalan
(BNL/Heidelberg)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
05 Feb 2016
15:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Quantum Computer Simulation of Chemistry and Materials: Advances and PerspectivesProfessor Alan Aspuru-Guzik
(Harvard University)
Colloquia seminar
08 Feb 2016
16:30
DWB 501 (Seminar Room) Lifshitz HydrodynamicsAdiel Meyer
(Tel Aviv U.)
Holography Seminar
08 Feb 2016
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Plasma wakefield acceleration - towards the next high-energy colliderDr James Holloway
(Department of Physics)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
09 Feb 2016
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Outreach: School Students as research scientists - experience from space science, particle physics and astrophysics and hopes to extend this furtherBecky Parker
(Langton School)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
09 Feb 2016
14:00
DWB 501 (Seminar Room) Conformal Anomaly, Entanglement Entropy, and BoundariesSergey Solodukhin
(U. Tours)
Holography Seminar
10 Feb 2016
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Radio counterparts of gravitational-wave sourcesDr Kunal Mooley
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
11 Feb 2016
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB QCD Corrections to Pair Production of Type III Seesaw Leptons at Hadron CollidersRichard Ruiz
(University of Durham)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
11 Feb 2016
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB The EAGLE simulationRob Crain
(LJMU)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
11 Feb 2016
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The impact of ENSO on South America and the Tropical Atlantic in a Changing ClimateRegina Rodrigues
(Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
11 Feb 2016
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre The scientific legacy of Dick DalitzFrank Close and Chris Llewellyn-Smith
(Oxford)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
11 Feb 2016
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room NO SEMINAR--
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Condensed Matter Physics seminar
12 Feb 2016
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Anomalous diffusion in lipid bilayers then Understanding the folding and assembly of beta-barrel membrane proteinsMatthew Cheetham (Wallace Group) & Mark Wallace (Chemistry)
(TBC)
Biological Physics
12 Feb 2016
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Many-body localization in an optical latticeUlrich Schneider
(Cambridge)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
12 Feb 2016
15:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Epidemics, Erdos Numbers, and the Internet: the Physics of NetworksProfessor Mark Newman
(University of Michigan)
Colloquia seminar
15 Feb 2016
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Novel Measurements of Starlight from Cosmic Dawn to the PresentProfessor R. Barkana
(Tel Aviv University)
Astrophysics Colloquia
15 Feb 2016
11:30
Lindemann Lecture Theatre Rydberg Physics Meets Ultracold Quantum GasesProf Dr Herwig Ott
(Department of Physics, University of Kaiserslautern, Germany)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
16 Feb 2016
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Recent results and prospects from the CERN experiments NA48 and NA62Professor Cristina Lazzeroni
(University of Birmingham)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
16 Feb 2016
15:30
Dennis Sciama LT DWB Structural and Biophysical Mechanisms of K2P Channel Gating by Polymodal StimuliStephen Tucker
(Oxford Physics)
Softbio
16 Feb 2016
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room The Local and Remote Influence of Southern Ocean Winds on the Carbon CycleBen Bronselaer
(AOPP, University of Oxford)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
17 Feb 2016
11:15
DWB seminar room 501 TBABeatriz Olmos Sanchez
(University of Nottingham)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
17 Feb 2016
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Gravitational Wave DetectorsDr Giuseppe Congedo
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
18 Feb 2016
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Indirect probes of Higgs effective theoryUlrich Haisch
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
18 Feb 2016
11:45
Dobson Lecture Room Tropical rainfall, Rossby waves and initialised climate predictions (note late start)Adam Scaife
(Met Office/ U. of Exeter)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
18 Feb 2016
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Displacive relaxor ferroelectrics as soft pseudo-spin glasses - some speculations (Host: Prof Paolo Radaelli)Prof David Sherrington
(Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford and Santa Fe Institute, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
18 Feb 2016
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Stability of the Standard Model ground stateGiovanni Ridolfi
(Universita' di Genova)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
18 Feb 2016
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB Cosmological consistency relationsFillipo Vernizzi
(CEA Saclay)
Cosmology
19 Feb 2016
15:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Optical Microscopy and Spectroscopy of Single Molecules and Single Plasmonic Gold NanoparticlesProfessor Michel Orrit
(Huygens-Kamerlingh Onnes Laboratory, Leiden University)
Colloquia seminar
19 Feb 2016
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Does simplicity naturally arise from the algorithmic nature of the world?Ard Louis
(Oxford)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
22 Feb 2016
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Using X-ray Free Electron Lasers to investigate the Physics of Hot Dense PlasmasDr Orlando Ciricosta
(Atomic & Laser Physics, University of Oxford)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
22 Feb 2016
14:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre How to Build a Big GalaxyDr. A. Muzzin
(University of Cambridge)
Astrophysics Colloquia
23 Feb 2016
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Electroweak and Top Physics at LHCbDr Stephen Farry
(University of Liverpool)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
23 Feb 2016
14:00
DWB 501 (Seminar Room) Black Holes with a Single Killing Vector Field: Black ResonatorsJorge Santos
(DAMTP, Cambridge)
Holography Seminar
24 Feb 2016
11:00
BIPAC Seminar Room New challenges in stellar physics: the internal rotation of the Sun and other starsAndrea Caleo
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
24 Feb 2016
11:15
DWB seminar room 501 TBAArijeet Pal
(Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
25 Feb 2016
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Escape of ionising radiation from high-z galaxiesMaxime Trebitsch
(Lyon)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
25 Feb 2016
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB Horava gravity: suppressing Lorentz violations in the matter sectorEmir Gumrukcouglu
(Imperial College)
Cosmology
25 Feb 2016
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre High energy collisions and Higgs boson propertiesJeppe Andersen
(IPPP Durham)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
25 Feb 2016
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room A new perspective on nanoscale structure and dynamics with ultrasensitive optical microscopy (Host: Dr Moritz Riede)Prof Philipp Kukura
(University of Oxford)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
25 Feb 2016
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Transmission spectroscopy of hot Jupiter exoplanets: trends from the first decade of observationsDavid Sing
(U. of Exeter)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
25 Feb 2016
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Theory of Double Parton ScatteringJonathan Gaunt
(NIKHEF)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
26 Feb 2016
15:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory Defect Engineering in DiamondProfessor Mark Newton
(University of Warwick)
Colloquia seminar
26 Feb 2016
10:00
DWB Beecroft Room A Monotonicity Theorem for Two-Dimensional Boundaries and DefectsAndy O'Bannon
(U. Southampton)
Holography Seminar
26 Feb 2016
13:00
Dennis Schiama Lecture Theatre Hydrodynamic cooperativity in active suspensions: Self organization and cluster phases. N.B. unusual timeIgnacio Pagonabarraga Mora
(University of Barcelona)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
26 Feb 2016
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory TBCNatalie Haley, Joel Spratt and Ferdinando Randisi
(TBC)
Biological Physics
29 Feb 2016
14:00
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre Gravitational Waves: A New Tool for Observing the CosmosProfessor A. Buonanno
(Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics)
Astrophysics Colloquia
29 Feb 2016
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Parametric resonances: from single atoms to many-body systems.Dr Emanuele Dalla Torre
(Department of Physics, Bar Ilan University, Israel)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar