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# Seminar Series

Date | Room | Speaker | Title | Host |
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January 20th, 2012 at 14:30 | Maths 103 | Dr. Estelle Bayet (University of Oxford) | Star formation activity in nearby galaxies as traced by molecular gas properties | |

January 27th, 2012 at 14:30 | Maths 103 | Dr. Leigh Fletcher (University of Oxford) | Strange weather: observing the atmospheres of the giant planets | |

February 3rd, 2012 at 14:30 | Maths 103 | Dr. Eamonn Kerins (University of Manchester) | The hunt for Earth-II | |

February 17th, 2012 at 14:15 | Maths 103 | Dr. Carlo Contaldi (Imperial College) | The search for gravitational waves in the cosmic microwave background | |

February 24th, 2012 at 20:30 | Maths 103 | Dr. Andrea Miglio (University of Birmingham) | Sounding the stars with asteroseismology: new results and challenges in the era of CoRoT and Kepler | |

March 2nd, 2012 at 20:30 | Maths 103 | Dr. Matt Burleigh (University of Leicester) | The death of solar systems: searching for old planets around white dwarfs | |

March 16th, 2012 at 14:30 | Maths 103 | Dr. Jonathan Eastwood (Imperial College) | Collisionless magnetic reconnection: what we have learned from recent space observations | |

March 23rd, 2012 at 14:30 | Maths 103 | Dr. Timothy Clifton (University of Oxford) | Testing the foundations of the concordance model of cosmology | |

March 30th, 2012 at 14:30 | Maths 103 | Dr. Stefan Renner (University of Lille) | The dynamics of Saturn’s small satellites | |

May 4th, 2012 at 14:30 | Maths 203 | Prof. Jim Emerson (Queen Mary University of London) | VISTA: recent results | |

May 18th, 2012 at 14:30 | Maths 103 | Prof. Maurizio Salaris (Liverpool John Moores University) | The abundance of lithium in old halo stars: a challenge for big bang nucleosynthesis | |

May 25th, 2012 at 14:30 | See Talk Details | Dr. Bruno Ribstein (LMD, ENS, France) | Inertial, barotropic and baroclinic instabilities of the Bickley jet | |

June 1st, 2012 at 14:30 | Maths 103 | Dr. Katherine Mack (University of Cambridge) | Constraining intermediate mass black holes with cosmological microlensing | |

June 8th, 2012 at 14:30 | Maths 103 | Dr. Mikako Matsura (University College London) | Spitzer and Herschel studies of the life cycle of gas and dust in the Magellanic Clouds | |

September 21st, 2012 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 410 | Dr. Ken G. McClements (Culham Centre for Fusion Energy) | Inertial Alfvén wave acceleration of electrons in solar & astrophysical plasmas | |

September 28th, 2012 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 410 | Dr. Carlos Hidalgo (University of Portsmouth) | Modified gravity from astrophysical observations | |

October 5th, 2012 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 410 | Dr Roland Young (University of Oxford) | Investigating giant planet atmospheres from space and in the lab | |

October 19th, 2012 at 14:30 | GO Jones LG1 | Dr Ian Huston (QMUL) | Non-adiabatic pressure in multi-field inflation | |

October 26th, 2012 at 14:30 | GO Jones LG1 | Dr Ingo Waldmann (UCL) | Of Cocktail Parties and Exoplanets: Data analysis in Exoplanetary Spectroscopy | |

November 2nd, 2012 at 14:30 | GO Jones LG1 | Dr Holger Schmitz (QMUL) | Investigation of collisionless reconnection using a Vlasov code | |

November 16th, 2012 at 14:30 | GO Jones LG1 | Dr Nicholas Achilleos (UCL) | Modelling Planetary Magnetodiscs | |

November 23rd, 2012 at 14:30 | GO Jones LG1 | Dr Ingo Mueller-Wodarg (Imperial College) | Magnetosphere-atmosphere coupling at Saturn | |

November 30th, 2012 at 14:30 | GO Jones LG1 | Dr. Hugh McNamara (University of Oxford) | Stochastic and Approximate Hardware for Numerical Simulation | |

December 7th, 2012 at 14:30 | GO Jones LG1 | Ian Crawford (Birkbeck College London) | Astrobiological and Planetary Science Benefits of Human Space Exploration | |

January 18th, 2013 at 14:30 | GO Jones UG1 | Dr Sam Duddy (University of Kent) | Characterisation of Unbound Asteroid Pairs | |

January 25th, 2013 at 14:30 | GO Jones UG1 | Prof David G. Dritschel (University of St Andrews) | Two-dimensional magneto-hydrodynamics at zero Prandtl number | |

February 1st, 2013 at 14:30 | See Talk Details | Prof Freddy Bouchet (Ecole Normale Superieure, Lyon) | Statistical mechanics of Jupiter jets and vortices | |

February 15th, 2013 at 14:30 | GO Jones UG1 | Dr Thomas Kitching (UCL) | Weak Lensing : past, present and future | |

February 22nd, 2013 at 14:30 | GO Jones UG1 | Prof. Steven Tobias (University of Leeds) | Direct Statistical Simulation of Astrophysical Fluids | |

March 1st, 2013 at 14:30 | GO Jones UG1 | Dr Melanie Köhler (Institut d'Astrophysique Spatiale) | Dust and gas in the interstellar medium | |

March 15th, 2013 at 14:30 | GO Jones UG1 | Dr Benjamin Favier (University of Cambridge) | From small-scale to large-scale dynamos driven by rotating convection | |

March 22nd, 2013 at 14:30 | GO Jones UG1 | Prof. Michael McIntyre (University of Cambridge) | Some musings on science in general and atmospheric dynamics in particular, with remarks on differential rotation within the Sun and on Jupiter | |

May 3rd, 2013 at 14:30 | See Talk Details | Dr Jerome Guilet (University of Cambridge) | Evolution and consequences of the magnetic field in protoplanetary discs | |

May 17th, 2013 at 14:30 | GO Jones 208 | Dr Paul Williams (University of Reading) | Atmospheric Turbulence and Bumpy Flights | |

May 24th, 2013 at 14:30 | GO Jones 208 | Guillem Anglada (University of Gottingen) | Doppler detection of low mass multi-planet systems around nearby stars | |

June 7th, 2013 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 410 | Dr. Andrey Afanasyev (Irkutsk) | Nonlinear Effects in the Fast-Mode MHD Wave Propagation in the Solar Coronal Plasma | |

September 27th, 2013 at 14:30 | Queens EB2 | Prof. Thomas Neukirch (U. St Andrews) | Equilibrium and Stability of Collisionless Current Sheets | David Burgess |

October 4th, 2013 at 14:30 | Queens EB2 | Prof. Frederic Pont (U. Exeter) | Probing the atmosphere of hot exoplanets with the Hubble Space Telescope | Richard Nelson |

October 18th, 2013 at 14:30 | Queens EB2 | Prof. Serena Viti (UCL) | The origin and nature of molecular emission in galaxies | Richard Nelson |

October 25th, 2013 at 14:30 | Queens EB2 | Prof. Steven Schwartz (Imperial College) | Microphysics in Astrophysical Plasmas: So what? | David Tsiklauri |

November 1st, 2013 at 14:30 | Queens EB2 | Prof. William Chaplin (U. Birmingham) | Sounding stars and the search for new worlds---results from the NASA Kepler Mission | Richard Nelson |

November 15th, 2013 at 14:30 | Queens EB2 | Prof. Boris Gaensicke (U. Warwick) | The chemistry of exo-terrestrial material in evolved planetary systems | Richard Nelson |

November 22nd, 2013 at 14:30 | Queens EB2 | Dr Sijme-Jan Paardekooper (QMUL) | Local models of warped astrophysical discs | David Tsiklauri |

November 29th, 2013 at 14:30 | Queens EB2 | Dr. Hiranya Peiris (UCL) | Planck's view of the origin of cosmic structure | Reza Tavakol |

December 6th, 2013 at 14:30 | Queens EB2 | Prof. Maurizio Salaris (U. Liverpool John Moores) | The complex stellar populations of Galactic (and extragalactic?) globular clusters | Yiannis Tsapras |

January 17th, 2014 at 14:30 | Queens EB2 | Prof. Iwan Williams (QMUL) | Impacts on Earth and what can we learn about asteroids and comets in the Near-Earth population | Richard Nelson |

January 24th, 2014 at 14:30 | Queens EB2 | Dr Giulio Del Zanna (U. Cambridge) | Spectroscopy and solar coronal heating | David Tsiklauri |

January 31st, 2014 at 14:30 | Queens EB2 | Prof. Bernard Wood (U. Oxford) | Martian volcanism and the oxidation of the martian interior | Richard Nelson |

February 7th, 2014 at 14:30 | Queens EB2 | Dr Kareem Osman (U. Warwick) | Turbulent Dissipation in the Solar Wind | David Burgess |

February 21st, 2014 at 14:30 | Queens EB2 | Dr. Subhanjoy Mohanty (Imperial College) | Angular Momentum Evolution in Low-Mass Stars: A Fresh Look | Richard Nelson |

February 28th, 2014 at 14:30 | Queens EB2 | Dr. Anne-Marie Broomhall (U. Warwick) | Global helioseismology and the solar cycle | David Tsiklauri |

March 7th, 2014 at 14:30 | Queens EB2 | Dr Keri Nicoll (U. Reading) | Space weather influences on atmospheric electricity | David Burgess |

March 21st, 2014 at 14:30 | Queens EB2 | Prof. Michael Brown (U. Manchester) | New telescopes and new techniques for weak gravitational lensing | Will Sutherland |

March 28th, 2014 at 14:30 | Queens EB2 | Dr Edward Gomez (LCOGT, UK) | Astronomy outreach and education with robotic telescopes | Yiannis Tsapras |

June 13th, 2014 at 10:00 | See Talk Details | Prof. Brian G. Keating (U. California, San Diego) | The discovery of primordial B-mode polarization | Alexandre Polnarev |

June 13th, 2014 at 10:00 | Engineering 325 | Prof. Brian G. Keating (University of California, San Diego ) | The discovery of primordial B-mode polarization | Alexandre Polnarev |

September 24th, 2014 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Dr Carole Haswell (Open U.) | Planetary compositions from disrupting exoplanets | Guillem Anglada |

October 3rd, 2014 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 410 | Dr Robert Fear (U. Southampton) | Transpolar arcs - Earth's high latitude auroras | David Burgess |

October 17th, 2014 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Dr Richard Alexander (U. Leicester) | Building planetary systems | Sijme-Jan Paardekooper |

October 24th, 2014 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Dr Mykola Gordovskyy (U. Manchester) | Particle acceleration in helical magnetic fields in solar corona | David Tsiklauri |

October 31st, 2014 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Dr Adrian Barker (DAMTP, Cambridge) | Hydrodynamic instability in eccentric Keplerian discs | Sijme-Jan Paardekooper |

November 7th, 2014 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Dr Mark Sullivan (U. Southampton) | The Transient Universe: Cosmic Explosions and Dark Energy | Will Sutherland |

November 21st, 2014 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Dr Danny Steeghs (U. Warwick) | The galactic population of ultra-compact white dwarf binaries | David Tsiklauri |

November 28th, 2014 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Dr Beth Biller (U. Edinburgh) | Detecting and Characterising Exoplanets with Direct Imaging | Richard Nelson |

December 5th, 2014 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Dr Simon Green (Open U.) | In-situ detection of cometary dust | Iwan Williams |

January 16th, 2015 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Prof. Anvar Shukurov (U. Newcastle) | Stereology: recovering 3D morphology of a random field from a single 2D cross-section | David Tsiklauri |

January 23rd, 2015 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Dr. Anne Green (U. Nottingham) | Handling astrophysical uncertainties on WIMP direct detection | Karim Malik |

January 30th, 2015 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | CANCELLED: Dr Olja Panic (IoA, U. Cambridge) | CANCELLED: CO snowline migration through planet-forming regions | Sijme-Jan Paardekooper |

February 6th, 2015 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Dr. Adam Masters (Imperial College) | Cassini at Saturn's bow shock: Shedding light on cosmic particle accelerators | David Burgess |

February 20th, 2015 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Dr. Itan Gris Sanchez (U. Bath) | Photonic technologies in astronomical instruments | Guillem Anglada |

February 27th, 2015 at 14:30 | GO Jones Lecture Theatre | Dr. Antony Lewis (U. Sussex) | Cosmological parameters from Planck | Will Sutherland |

March 6th, 2015 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Prof. Alan Heavens (Imperial College) | The Baryon Acoustic Oscillation scale in Cosmology, model-independently | Richard Nelson |

March 20th, 2015 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Dr Francesco Shankar (U. Southampton) | Probing the mass, structural, statistical, and environmental evolution of massive galaxies | Richard Nelson |

March 27th, 2015 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Dr. Hendrik Hildebrandt (Argelander-Institut für Astronomie, Bonn, Germany) | Weak Gravitational Lensing Magnification | Karim Malik |

June 5th, 2015 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Dr Martin Stringer (Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias, Tenerife, Spain) | Seeking the signatures of fundamental physics and the cosmic expansion in galaxy properties | Richard Nelson |

September 25th, 2015 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Valery Nakariakov | CANCELLED | David Tsiklauri |

October 2nd, 2015 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Olja Panic | CO snowline migration through planet-forming regions | Sijme-Jan Paardekooper |

October 16th, 2015 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Robert Levine | Topological Analysis of Astrophysical-Geophysical Flows | James Cho |

October 23rd, 2015 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Daniel Mortlock | Bayesian Model Comparison in Astronomy and Cosmology | Karim Malik |

October 30th, 2015 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Roberto Sussman | Modelling realistic large scale cosmic structures with exact solutions of General Relativity | Richard Nelson |

November 6th, 2015 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Steve Balbus | An Astrophysical View of the Emergence of Terrestrial Vertebrates | Richard Nelson |

November 20th, 2015 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Pat Scott | Ultracompact minihalos as probes of small-scale cosmology | Karim Malik |

November 27th, 2015 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Chamkaur Ghag | Direct Dark Matter searches with the LUX and LZ experiments | Karim Malik |

December 4th, 2015 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Charles Gammie | Extended MHD models for black hole accretion | Sijme-Jan Paardekooper |

December 10th, 2015 at 15:30 | GO Jones Room 410 | Luca Sorriso-Valvo | Self-consistent Castaing distributions for solar wind turbulent fluctuations | David Burgess |

January 15th, 2016 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Valery Nakariakov | Fast magnetoacoustic wave trains in the solar corona | David Tsiklauri |

January 22nd, 2016 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Benoît Noyelles | On Mercury's entrapment into its 3:2 spin-orbit resonance | Carl Murray |

January 29th, 2016 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Lorenzo Matteini | Kinetic instabilities and plasma turbulence in the expanding solar wind: observations and simulations | David Tsiklauri |

February 5th, 2016 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Tamara Rogers | Internal Gravity Waves in Massive Stars | Sijme-Jan Paardekooper |

February 19th, 2016 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Ben McMillan | Low-noise particle simulations of plasma physics using particle methods | Sijme-Jan Paardekooper |

February 26th, 2016 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Pavel Ivanov | Supermassive Binary Black Holes | Alexander Polnarev |

March 4th, 2016 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Izaskun Jiménez-Serra | Astrochemistry as a tool: From massive star formation to pre-biotic chemistry | Richard Nelson |

March 18th, 2016 at 14:30 | GO Jones Room 610 | Anže Slosar | Cosmology with the Lyman-alpha forest | Timothy Clifton |

Date | Room | Speaker | Title |
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March 22nd, 2012 at 09:30 | Maths 203 | Several Postgrads | RAS Meeting Talk Practice |

Date | Room | Speaker | Title |
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May 2nd, 2012 at 15:30 | Maths 103 | Tomohiro Harada | High-velocity collision of particles around a Kerr black hole |

May 9th, 2012 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Martin Reiris | Axisymmetric Black Holes |

May 23rd, 2012 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Tomohiro Nakama | Self-consistent initial conditions for primordial black hole formation |

June 6th, 2012 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Hideki Maeda | Gauss-Bonnet braneworld redux: A novel scenario for the bouncing universe |

June 27th, 2012 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Kei-ichi Maeda | Black Holes in a Universe from higher dimensions |

July 11th, 2012 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Nima Khosravi | Effective Field Theory of Multi-Field Inflation à la Weinberg |

September 26th, 2012 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Adam J. Christopherson | Cosmological Perturbations: Isocurvature, Vorticity and Magnetic Fields |

October 10th, 2012 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Joseph Elliston | Inflation with curved field-space |

October 17th, 2012 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Pau Figueras | Penrose inequalities and the stability of non-uniform black strings |

October 31st, 2012 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Bernard Carr (QMUL) | Black Holes, the Generalized Uncertainty Principle and Higher Dimensions |

October 31st, 2012 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Bernard Carr (QMUL) | TBC |

November 7th, 2012 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Adam Pound (Southampton) | The motion of small bodies in curved spacetime: An introduction to gravitational self-force |

November 14th, 2012 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Matthew Hewitt (Sheffield) | Quantum Field Theory on a Black Hole Space-time in Higher Dimensions |

November 21st, 2012 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Eleftheria Tzavara (Paris) | there and back again... a tale about two-field inflation and non-Gaussianity |

November 28th, 2012 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Phil Bull (Oxford) | Measures of acceleration in cosmology |

December 5th, 2012 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Neil Barnaby (Cambridge) | Probing the Physics of Inflation |

December 12th, 2012 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Juliane Behrend (Utrect) | Einstein-Cartan Theory as an Averaged Theory of Gravity |

January 16th, 2013 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Stefano Orani (Imperial) | Non-Gaussianity and Hybrid potentials |

January 23rd, 2013 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Caroline Clark (Imperial) | SPIDER, CMB Polarisation And Galactic Microwave Foreground Emission |

January 29th, 2013 at 16:00 | Maths 103 | Ivette Fuentes (Nottingham) | Special seminar (joint with DSSP): Relativistic quantum information processing |

January 30th, 2013 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Juan Valiente Kroon (QMUL) | Conformal methods and the global analysis of spacetimes |

February 6th, 2013 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Tessa Baker (Oxford) | Parameterized Approaches to Modified Gravity |

February 13th, 2013 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Chris Byrnes (Sussex) | Constraining the small scale perturbations in a big universe |

February 20th, 2013 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Yuichi Takamizu (Kyoto) | Superhorizon Perturbations: Beyond deltaN formalism |

February 27th, 2013 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Gustav Holzegel (Imperial) | Stability and Instability for Asymptotically Anti de Sitter black holes |

March 6th, 2013 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Ali Mozaffari (Imperial) | The Case for Testing Modified Gravity in the Solar System |

March 20th, 2013 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Christian Boehmer (UCL) | New theories of gravity (Continuum mechanics and general relativity) |

May 8th, 2013 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Debbie Konkowski (Naval Academy, Annapolis) | Quantum resolution of timelike singularities in static and conformally static spacetimes |

May 15th, 2013 at 16:00 | Maths 103 | Edward Anderson (Paris) | The problem of time in quantum gravity |

May 22nd, 2013 at 16:00 | Maths 103 | Gianmassimo Tasinato (Portsmouth) | Accelerating the universe with massive gravity |

June 19th, 2013 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | George Ellis (Cape Town) | The evolving block universe |

June 25th, 2013 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Shinji Mukohyama (Tokyo) | Nonlinear massive gravity and cosmology |

October 9th, 2013 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Peter Hogan (UCD) | Equations of Motion of Schwarzschild, Reissner-Nordstrom and Kerr Particles |

October 16th, 2013 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Daniel Thomas (Portsmouth) | Newtonian and Post-Newtonian Cosmology: c → ∞ and Beyond |

October 23rd, 2013 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Laura Bethke (Imperial) | Anisotropic Gravitational Wave Background from Preheating |

October 30th, 2013 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Claude Warnick (Warwick) | Dynamics in anti-de Sitter spacetimes |

November 6th, 2013 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Clare Burrage (Nottingham) | Can you detect dark energy in the laboratory? |

November 13th, 2013 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Timothy Clifton (QMUL) | An exact treatment of back-reaction in relativistic cosmology |

November 20th, 2013 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | David Weir (Helsinki) | Gravitational waves from the sound of a first order phase transition |

November 27th, 2013 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Artur Alho (Lisbon) | Density inhomogeneities in scalar field cosmologies: a dynamical system approach |

December 4th, 2013 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Alan Barnes (Aston) | Spacetimes of Embedding Class Two & Spacetimes with Constant Weyl Eigenvalues |

December 11th, 2013 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Shabnam Behesti (Rutgers) | Applications of Vesture of Harmonic Maps to General Relativity and Cosmology |

January 22nd, 2014 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Amjad Ashoorioon (Lancaster) | M-flation, Signatures and Advantages |

January 29th, 2014 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Marc Manera (Portsmouth) | Cosmic distance scale measurements with BOSS galaxies |

February 5th, 2014 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Julian Barbour (Oxford) | A Gravitational Origin of the Arrows of Time |

February 12th, 2014 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Johannes Noller (Oxford) | Multi-gravity |

February 19th, 2014 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Nicola Tamanini (UCL) | Cosmological dynamics for scalar fields with kinetic corrections |

February 26th, 2014 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Ellie Nalson (QMUL) | Non-linear effects on primoridal magnetic field generation |

March 5th, 2014 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Eugene Lim (KCL) | Ultrarelativistic Soliton Collisions, Numerical Experiments and all that |

March 12th, 2014 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Helvi Witek (Cambridge) | Black holes as observatories for beyond-standard model physics |

March 19th, 2014 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Camille Bonvin (Cambridge) | Relativistic effects in large-scale structure |

March 26th, 2014 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Thanu Padmanabhan (IUCA , India) | Gravity: the emergent perspective |

May 14th, 2014 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Jonas Mureika and Piero Nicolini | Black Holes and the Generalized Uncertainty Principle |

May 21st, 2014 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Christian Lübbe (UCL) | Asymptotics and big bang singularities - two sides of the same coin |

May 28th, 2014 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | David Marsh (Perimeter) | Axion Dark Matter from Inflation to Galaxy Formation |

June 4th, 2014 at 16:30 | Maths 103 | Renee Hlozek (Princeton) | Small-scale CMB cosmology: ACT, Planck and beyond |

October 1st, 2014 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Robert Hogan (KCL) | The Higgs and Inflation |

October 8th, 2014 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Alexander Leithes (QMUL) | Perturbations and Conservation in Lemaitre-Tolman-Bondi Cosmology |

October 15th, 2014 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Efrain Torres (University of Guanajuato, Mexico) | Primordial Black Hole Production During Preheating |

October 22nd, 2014 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Peter Hogan (UCD) | Gravitational Waves and the Cosmological Constant |

October 29th, 2014 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Malcolm Fairbairn (KCL) | Future Dark Matter searches and the Neutrino Background |

November 5th, 2014 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Priscilla Canizares (IOA) | Challenges in Gravitational-Wave Modelling and Parameter Estimation of Compact Binary systems |

November 19th, 2014 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Michael Puerrer | Models for gravitational waves from compact binaries |

November 26th, 2014 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Jan Sbierski (DAMTP) | A dezornification of the proof of the existence of a maximal Cauchy development for the Einstein equations |

December 3rd, 2014 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Jose Luis Jaramillo | A perspective on black hole horizons from the quantum charged particle |

January 14th, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Mafalda Dias (Sussex) | Complexity in inflation |

January 21st, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Tim McManus (QMUL) | Non-Euclidean Geometries in Transformation Optics |

January 28th, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Fay Dowker (Imperial) | Discrete Spacetime and Fluctuating Lambda |

February 4th, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Adam Solomon (DAMTP) | Are Two Metrics Better Than One?: The Cosmology of Massive (Bi)gravity |

February 11th, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | David Stefanyszyn (Nottingham) | Infrared modifications of gravity, the Vainshtein mechanism and strong coupling - David Stefanyszyn |

February 18th, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Paul McFadden (Imperial) | Soft limits in holographic cosmology (based on arXiv:1412.1874) |

February 25th, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | David Wands (Portsmouth) | Einstein's signature in large-scale structure: non-Gaussianity, scale-dependent bias and GR |

March 4th, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Cornelius Rampf (Portsmouth) | Lagrangian coordinate approaches for cosmological large-scale flows |

March 11th, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Joe Zuntz (Manchester) | Weak lensing: promise and problems |

March 18th, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Marco Bruni (Portsmouth) | Bridging the gap between small and large scales: a nonlinear post-Friedmann framework for relativistic structure formation |

March 25th, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Dmitry Novikov (Astro Space Centre of Lebedev Physical Institute, Moscow) | E-B component separation in CMB polarization and fast simulations of CMB maps. |

April 1st, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Daniel Baumann (DAMTP) | Probing the Nature of Inflation |

April 22nd, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Kostya Trachenko (QMUL) | Varying vacuum energy of a self-interacting scalar field (TBC) |

April 29th, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Angela Burden (Portsmouth) | Reconstructing Linear Baryon Acoustic Oscillations |

May 6th, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Shaun Hotchkiss (Sussex) | (Super)voids, CMB coldspots and the integrated Sachs-Wolfe (ISW) effect |

May 13th, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Sam Young (Sussex) | Constraining the early universe with primordial black holes |

May 20th, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Chris Byrnes (Sussex) | Single versus multifield inflation after Planck |

May 27th, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Mateja Gosenca (Sussex) | Constructing N-body Simulations with General Relativistic Dynamics |

June 10th, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Antonio Enea Romano (Kyoto) | Directional dependence of the local estimation of H0 and the nonperturbative effects of primordial curvature perturbations |

September 30th, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Bernard Carr (QMUL) | Black holes and the separate universe problem: 40 years on |

October 7th, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Zac Kenton (QMUL) | Non-Gaussianity: Asymmetry and Squeezed Limits |

October 14th, 2015 at 15:00 | See Talk Details | Pierre Fleury (Paris) | How to model lensing due to the small-scale structure of the Universe? |

October 14th, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Seshadri Nadathur (Portsmouth) | The nature of voids: theory, simulation and cosmology |

October 21st, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Geraint Pratten (Sussex) | Screened Theories of Gravity in 3D - Galaxy Clustering and Weak Lensing |

October 28th, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Anthony Challinor (IoA & DAMTP, Cambridge) | Weak gravitational lensing of the cosmic microwave background |

November 4th, 2015 at 15:15 | See Talk Details | Tommi Tenkanen (Helsinki) **Special Time** | Cosmological constraints on Dark Matter properties |

November 4th, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Sander Mooij (Chile) **Special Time** | Symmetries in non-attractor inflation |

November 16th, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Daniel Figueroa (CERN) **Special Date 16th Nov** | A stiff Higgstory of the Universe |

November 18th, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Donough Regan (Sussex) | Hemispherical power asymmetry from a scale dependent bispectrum - Donough Regan |

November 25th, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Pau Figueras (QMUL) **Room 610 | The endpoint of black ring instabilities and the weak cosmic censorship conjecture |

December 2nd, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Ivonne Zavala (Swansea) | Quantum Gravity Constraints on Cosmic Inflation |

December 9th, 2015 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Julien Larena (Rhodes, SA) | Stochastic cosmological lensing Room 516 |

January 13th, 2016 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Edgar Gasperin (QMUL) | Conformal properties of the Schwarzschild-de Sitter spacetime, Room 516 |

January 20th, 2016 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Manda Banerji (IoA, Cambridge) | Understanding the formation of galaxies and supermassive black holes: perspectives from wide-field galaxy surveys, Room 516 |

January 27th, 2016 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Matteo Tellarini (ICG, Portsmouth) | Primordial non-Gaussianity in the large-scale structure of the Universe, Room 516 |

February 3rd, 2016 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Silke Weinfurtner (Nottingham) | Hydrodynamic simulations of rotating and non-rotating black holes, Room 516 |

February 10th, 2016 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Benjamin Withers (QMUL) **Room 610 | Black branes without translational symmetry |

February 17th, 2016 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Francesca Day (Oxford) | Astrophysical signatures of axions, Room 516 |

February 24th, 2016 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Paul McFadden (Imperial) | Conformal invariance in momentum space, Room 610 |

March 9th, 2016 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Joan Camps (DAMTP, Cambridge) **Room 610 | Entanglement Entropy and Conical Singularities |

March 16th, 2016 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Carsten van de Bruck (Sheffield) | Disformal couplings in cosmology and astrophysics, Room 516 |

March 23rd, 2016 at 16:30 | See Talk Details | Florian Beutler (Portsmouth) | Cosmology with the Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey (BOSS), Room 516 |