Seminars

Currently showing seminars in May 2017

When Location Title Speaker Series
01 May 2017
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre No Seminar (Bank Holiday)Astrophysics Colloquia
02 May 2017
14:00
DWB Fisher Room Diffusion and Chaos in Holographic Systems at Non-Zero DensityRichard Davison
(Harvard U.)
Holography Seminar
02 May 2017
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Dynamical circulation regimes in planetary atmospheres: Diurnal and seasonal effects to the atmospheric circulation on Mars and in idealised GCMsFachreddin Tabataba-Vakili
(AOPP, Oxford)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
02 May 2017
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Additional Higgs bosons - CANCELLEDDr Trevor Vickey
(University of Sheffield)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
03 May 2017
11:00
BIPAC seminar room The (Radio) Spectral Revolution: Altering our understanding of Radio Galaxy EvolutionJoe Callingham
(University of Sydney)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
04 May 2017
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Hybrid Improper FerroelectricityProf Sang-Wook Cheong
(Rutgers University)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
04 May 2017
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Low energy signals in xenon detectors: from light dark matter to supernova neutrinosChris McCabe
(King's College London)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
04 May 2017
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Ensemble data assimilation using a unified representation of model errorChiara Piccolo
(UKMO)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
04 May 2017
13:00
Dalitz Institute Flavour cosmologyIason Baldes
(DESY)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
05 May 2017
15:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory, Parks Road, Oxford Pulsars & Extreme Physics - a 50th AnniversaryDame Professor Jocelyn Bell Burnell
(University of Oxford)
Colloquia Series Seminars
05 May 2017
10:00
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Magnetic Materials for Tissue Engineering & Drug/Cell Delivery & Investigating Virus Entry: Fluorescence-Force Microscopy and New Tools Based on Graphitic Micro-ParticlesAndrea Bonilla & Isabel Llorente
(University of Oxford)
Biological Physics
05 May 2017
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Towards a physical theory of life: stability and structure formation in communities of living cellsRamin Golestanian
(University of Oxford)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
08 May 2017
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Quantum Communications using Semiconductor DevicesDr Andrew Shields
(Toshiba Research Europe, Cambridge Research Laboratory)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
08 May 2017
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Protoplanetary Disks and Signatures of Planet FormationProf. Kees Dullemond
(Heidelberg University)
Astrophysics Colloquia
09 May 2017
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Crossing the scales, from extreme (local) event to global warming attributionKarsten Haustein
(School of Geography and the Environment, Oxford)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
09 May 2017
15:00
Main Lecture Theatre, PTCL Phase transitions and metastability in human crowdsSumesh Thampi
(Indian Institute of Technology)
Softbio
09 May 2017
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre CP violation in charmless b-hadron decaysDr Tom Latham
(University of Warwick)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
09 May 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Interpreting ALMA observations of high redshift galaxies during the epoch of reionizationHarley Katz
(Cambridge)
Cosmology
09 May 2017
14:15
Dobson Room Crossing the scales, from extreme (local) event to global warming attributionKarsten Haustein
(ECI and SoGE, University of Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
10 May 2017
11:15
Fisher room The importance of being ergodic: localization and thermalization in an open quantum system.Andrea de Luca
(Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
10 May 2017
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Hot Stars and ScintillatorsDr Mark Walker
(Manly Astrophysics)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
11 May 2017
11:30
501 DWB Relativistic-amplitude electromagnetic waves: beating the �magnetic� barrierSwadesh Mahajan
(U of TExas, Austin)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
11 May 2017
13:00
Dalitz Institute PBH dark matter from axion inflation (click for slides)Francesco Muia
(Oxford)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
11 May 2017
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Aerosol-cloud interaction in mixed-phase clouds in the high Arctic: what can we learn from high-resolution modelling?Annica Ekman
(Stockholm)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
11 May 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB High redshift universe in the COSMOS field: VISTA and Spitzer telescopes paving the way for JWSTIary Davidzon
(TBC)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
11 May 2017
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Bose-Einstein condensation of dark matter axionsPierre Sikivie
(University of Florida)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
12 May 2017
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre From string theory to Active Galactic Nuclei: searching for axions with X-raysJoe Conlon
(Oxford)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
15 May 2017
11:30
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Fundamental quantum effects in the laboratory?Prof Ralf Schuetzhold
(University of Duisberg-Essen, Germany)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
15 May 2017
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre SKA perspectives for non-thermal studies of galaxy clustersDr. Chiara Ferrari
(Observatoire de la Cote d'azur)
Astrophysics Colloquia
16 May 2017
11:30
BIPAC seminar room, DWB Models of coupled dark matter to dark energyAlkistis Pourtsidou
(University of Portsmouth)
Cosmology
16 May 2017
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Avant-garde LHC: Inspiring the ATLAS detector to find physics it wasn't designed to findDr James Beacham
(The Ohio State University)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
17 May 2017
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Emission Line Stars in M31Laura Prichard
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
17 May 2017
11:15
DWB 501 room Non-equilibrium transport in the XXZ spin-1/2 chainMario Collura
(Oxford)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
18 May 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Emission Line Mapping of Galaxies at High Resolution: Optical RadioastronomyJohn Beckman
(IAC)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
18 May 2017
11:30
501 DWB Compressible (supersonic) turbulenceJonathan Squire
(Caltech)
Plasma Theory Group Seminars
18 May 2017
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Neutral naturalness and the twin HiggsRoberto Contino
(Scuola Normale, Pisa)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
18 May 2017
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room NO SEMINARTBC
(TBC)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
18 May 2017
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The physical representation of convective storms in numerical weather prediction modelsThorwald Stein
(Reading)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
18 May 2017
13:00
Dalitz Institute Tagging new physics with charmGabriel Lee
(Technion)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
19 May 2017
10:00
Audrey Wood Room, Clarendon Laboratory New Functional Dyes, Molecular Wires & Light-Harvesting NanoringsHarry Anderson
(Oxford Chemistry)
Biological Physics
19 May 2017
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Soft matter ideas in quantum non-equilibriumJuan Garrahan
(Nottingham)
Theoretical Condensed Matter seminar
22 May 2017
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre How to connect observations of accreting black holes with MRI simulationsProf. Chris Done
(Durham University)
Astrophysics Colloquia
22 May 2017
11:30
AOPP Dobson Room Interacting and driven topological states of ultracold lattice gasesProf Walter Hofstetter
(Goethe University, Germany)
Atomic and Laser Physics seminar
23 May 2017
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The TORCH time of flight detectorProfessor Neville Harnew
(University of Oxford)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
23 May 2017
14:00
DWB Fisher Room Critical soliton vortex in 4D YM as a �Little String�Misha Shifman
(U. Minnesota)
Holography Seminar
23 May 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB (Tentatively) Lunar Radio ArrayJoe Silk
(Oxford / IAP / Johns Hopkins)
Cosmology
23 May 2017
15:00
Main Lecture Theatre, PTCL Colloidal crystallization and microradian small-angle x-ray scatteringAndrei Petukhov
(Utrecht)
Softbio
23 May 2017
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room The onset of turbulence in shear flowsMatthew Chantry
(AOPP, Oxford)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
24 May 2017
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Climates and Observations of Tidally Locked Terrestrial ExoplanetsMark Hammond
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
24 May 2017
11:15
DWB 501 room TBAJerome Dubail
(Nancy)
Informal Condensed Matter seminar
24 May 2017
13:00
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Galaxies in a LCDM universe: the vital role of baryon physicsArianna Di Cintio
(AIP)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
25 May 2017
14:15
Audrey Wood Seminar Room Investigating cardiomyocyte rigidity sensing with nanopillar arraysDr Thomas Iskratch
(King's College London)
Condensed Matter Physics seminar
25 May 2017
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The high energy neutrino skyShin'ichiro Ando
(University of Amsterdam)
Theoretical Particle Physics seminar
25 May 2017
13:00
Dalitz Institute Implications of Decoupled New Physics (click for slides)Tevong You
(Cambridge)
Dalitz Seminar in Fundamental Physics
25 May 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Fuelling & Feedback: The Quasar Host Galaxy Connection in the High-redshift UniverseManda Banerji
(IoA, Cambridge)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
25 May 2017
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Magmatic Degassing and the Volatile Budget of the MoonAlberto Saal
(Brown University)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
26 May 2017
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Nonlinear fluctuating hydrodynamics and time-correlations for one-dimensional systemsHerbert Spohn
(MA@TUM)
Theoretical Physics Colloquia
26 May 2017
15:30
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory, Parks Road, Oxford Ghost Imaging with Quantum LightProfessor Myles Padgett, Kelvin Chair of Natural Philosophy and Vice Principal (Research)
(University of Glasgow)
Colloquia Series Seminars
29 May 2017
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre No Seminar (Bank Holiday)Astrophysics Colloquia
30 May 2017
15:00
Main Lecture Theatre, PTCL Microswimmers at complex interfacesIvo Buttinoni
(ETH Zurich)
Softbio
30 May 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Insights into non-linear structure growth from inverted initial conditionsAndrew Pontzen
(UCL)
Cosmology
30 May 2017
14:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre A first measurement of the W boson mass with the ATLAS detectorDr Maarten Boonekamp
(Universite Paris-Saclay)
Experimental Particle Physics Seminar
30 May 2017
14:00
DWB Fisher Room AdS_3, dilaton gravity and SYKMarika Taylor
(U. Southampton)
Holography Seminar