Seminars

Currently showing seminars in May 2016

When Location Title Speaker Series
02 May 2016
09:00
UK Bank HolidayMay Bank Holiday
(Bank Holiday)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
03 May 2016
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Updated Dark Matter results from the 2013 LUX dataDr Alastair Curie
(Imperial College London)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
03 May 2016
14:00
DWB Fisher Room Cold Holographic Matter and a Color Group-Breaking InstabilityJavoer Tarrio
(U. libre Brussels)
Holography Seminar
03 May 2016
14:15
Dobson Room Modelling the spectra of Brown DwarfsRyan Garland
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
03 May 2016
14:45
Dobson Room Atmospheric drivers of European drought eventsRonald Li
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
04 May 2016
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Searching for Fast Radio BurstsDr Jayanth Chennamangalam
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
04 May 2016
11:15
DWB Fisher Room Four-Dimensional Quantum Hall Effect with Ultracold AtomsHannah Price
(Trento University)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
05 May 2016
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Morphologically dependent galaxy quenching and the role of AGN feedbackRebecca Smethurst
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
05 May 2016
11:30
501 DWB Collisionality scaling of electron heat flux caused by ETG turbulenceGreg Colyer
(Oxford)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
05 May 2016
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room No Seminar--
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Condensed Matter Physics seminar
05 May 2016
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Ocean forcing and ice sheet response on decadal timescales: lessons learnt from the Amundsen Sea Sector of AntarcticaAndrian Jenkins
(British Antarctic Survey)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
05 May 2016
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB Bridging cosmology and astrophysics with gravitational wavesIppocratis Saltas
(Lisbon)
Cosmology
05 May 2016
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB On the charm content of the protonLuca Rottoli
(University of Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
05 May 2016
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Dark plasma and dark matter self-interactionsMarti Raidal
(NICPB Tallinn)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
06 May 2016
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory TBCTBC
(TBC)
Biological Physics
06 May 2016
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Classical mechanics of magnetic solitonsOleg Tchernyshyov
(Johns Hopkins University)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
06 May 2016
15:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre ECHO, ECHo, Echo, echo, ... When echoes overwhelm Landau dampingProf William (Bill) Dorland
(University of Maryland)
Colloquia Series Seminars
09 May 2016
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Formation and Destruction of Jets in Black-Hole X-Ray TransientsDr. N.D. Kylafis
(Foundation for Research and Technology-Hellas, Heraklion)
Astrophysics Colloquia
09 May 2016
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Exploring dense plasmas at x-ray free electron lasersDr Ulf Zastrau
(European XFEL, Hamburg, Germany)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
10 May 2016
15:30
Dennis Sciama LT DWB tbaPietro Cicuta
(Cavendish Lab, Cambridge)
Softbio
10 May 2016
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Stochastic parameterisation models for GFDDarryl Holm
(Imperial College London)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
10 May 2016
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre MEG I final result and MEG IIProfessor Sawada Ryu
(Paul Scherrer Institut)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
11 May 2016
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Are Magnetars really Magnetars?Prof. Nick Kylafis
(University of Crete, Greece)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
12 May 2016
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Evaluation of near-surface variables and the vertical structure of the boundary layer in CMIP5 models with some implications for the large-scale flowGunilla Svensson
(Stockholm university)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
12 May 2016
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Leptonic observables from A5 with Generalised CP and prospects for their discoveryJessica Turner
(IPPP Durham)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
12 May 2016
11:30
BIPAC seminar room, DWB Primordial Black Holes, Critical Collapse, and Corpuscular PhysicsFlorian Kuhnel
(Stockholm)
Cosmology
12 May 2016
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB (COSMOLOGY) Primordial Black Holes, Critical Collapse, and Corpuscular PhysicsFlorian Kuhnel
(Stockholm)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
12 May 2016
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre On the origin of adiabatic perturbationsEnrico Pajer
(ITP Utrecht)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
12 May 2016
11:30
501 DWB Probing flows and nonlinearities in tokamak turbulenceIstvan Cziegler
(U of York)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
13 May 2016
16:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre ANNUAL CHERWELL SIMON MEMORIAL LECTUREProf Lisa Randall
(Harvard)
Colloquia Series Seminars
13 May 2016
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The self-induced secular evolution of gravitating systems: applications to ridge formation, disc thickening and stellar clusters around black holesChristophe Pichon
(Paris)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
16 May 2016
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Simulating the QED-driven absorption of high-intensity lasersDr Tom Blackburn
(Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
16 May 2016
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room (NOTE UNUSUAL DAY/TIME) Do deep-convective aerosol effects resolve climate enigmas?Steve Sherwood
(Climate Change Research Centre, University of New South Wales)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
16 May 2016
12:00
Dalitz Institute New models of dark matterLisa Randall
(Harvard University)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
16 May 2016
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Effect of Gravitational Lensing on Cosmological Parameter EstimationDr. N. Kaiser
(University of Hawaii)
Astrophysics Colloquia
17 May 2016
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Probing for tensions in the Unitarity TriangleDr Malcolm John
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
17 May 2016
14:00
DWB, Fisher Room Semi-Holography for Heavy-Ion CollisionsAnton Rebhan
(Vienna University of Technology)
Holography Seminar
18 May 2016
11:00
BIPAC seminar room The super-Earth 55 Cancri e: where exoplanets meet atmospheric dynamics and geochemistryDr. Brice-Olivier Demory
(Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
19 May 2016
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The latitudinal dependence of atmospheric jet scales and macroturbulent energy cascadesYohai Kaspi
(Weizmann Institute of Science)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
19 May 2016
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Wireless Magnetic Micro- and NanorobotsDr. Salvador Pane i Vidal
(Multi-Scale Robotics Lab (MSRL), Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ETH Zurich)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
19 May 2016
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Galileons as the scalar analogue of general relativityDiederik Roest
(University of Groningen)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
19 May 2016
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB New insights on galaxy evolution at high redshift from the joint analysis of observed and simulated lightconesClotilde Laigle
(Paris)
Cosmology
19 May 2016
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB High-scale validity of two and three higgs doublet scenariosNabarun Chakrabarty
(Harish-Chandra Research Institute)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
19 May 2016
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Radial gradients in initial mass sensitive absorption features in Coma brightest cluster galaxiesSimon Zieleniewski
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
20 May 2016
10:35
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Hydrodynamic Simulations of Bacterial Dynamics in Heterogeneous Complex FluidsAndreas Zottl
(Yeomans Group Physics)
Biological Physics
20 May 2016
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre SmecticsRandall Kamien
(University of Pennsylvania)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
20 May 2016
15:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre Bionic Hearing: the Science and the ExperienceProfessor Ian Shipsey
(Physics Department, University of Oxford)
Colloquia Series Seminars
20 May 2016
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre tbaRandall Kamien
(Pennsylvania)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
20 May 2016
10:10
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory Topology of Growing Cell ColoniesAmin Doostmohammadi
(Yeomans Group Physics)
Biological Physics
23 May 2016
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Galaxies, Dark Matter Haloes and How Efficient Galaxy Formation Really Is: New Results from the UltraVISTA SurveyDr. H.J. McCracken
(Institut d'Astrophysique, Paris)
Astrophysics Colloquia
23 May 2016
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Deterministic quantum simulators with cold atoms.Prof Selim Jochim
(Physikalisches Institut, Heidelberg)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
24 May 2016
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Sterile neutrinos with IceCubeDr Ben Jones
(University of Texas, Arlington)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
24 May 2016
15:30
Dennis Sciama LT DWB Directed actin cytoskeleton self organizationLaurent Blanchoin
(CNRS & CEA Grenoble)
Softbio
24 May 2016
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Tools for identifying resolved-scale turbulence in convection simulations.Bob Kerr
(University of Warwick)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
25 May 2016
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Transmission spectroscopy of hot exoplanet atmospheresDr Tom Evans
(University of Exeter)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
25 May 2016
11:15
DWB Seminar Room 501 Fibonacci anyons and charge density order in the 12/5 and 13/5 quantum Hall plateausRoger Mong
(Pittsburgh)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
26 May 2016
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB The role of the Gaia benchmark stars and their twins in our understanding of the structure and evolution of our GalaxyPaula Jofre
(IoA, Cambridge)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
26 May 2016
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Probing causality in Arctic-midlatitude linkagesCamille Li
(U. of Bergen)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
26 May 2016
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Orbital frustration and entanglement in d4 systemsProf. Nandini Triveni
(Department of Physics, The Ohio State University)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
26 May 2016
16:15
Sciama Lecture Theatre Flavour physics 2016: Quo vadis?Alexander Lenz
(IPPP Durham)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
26 May 2016
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB A relativistic approach to large-scale structureDavid Wands
(Portsmouth)
Cosmology
26 May 2016
13:00
Dalitz Institute, DWB Searching for ultra-light bosons with black holesRobert Lasenby
(Perimeter Institute)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
27 May 2016
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre An Apology for AdS3Massimo Porrati
(New York)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
27 May 2016
15:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre Lobanov-Rostovsky lectureProf Ray Pierrehumbert
(Physics Dept., Oxford University)
Colloquia Series Seminars
30 May 2016
09:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Bank HolidaySpring Bank Holiday
(Bank Holiday)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
31 May 2016
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Gravitational Waves: Nature's Biggest ExplosionsDr Patrick Sutton
(University of Cardiff)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
31 May 2016
14:00
Fisher Room DWB On a Canonical Quantization of Pure AdS3 GravityMassimo Porrati
(New York)
Holography Seminar
31 May 2016
14:15
Dobson Room The Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation: interaction of the deep and abyssal cells and the role of mesoscale eddiesLaura Cimoli
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars