Seminar Series

E.g., 14/12/2017
E.g., 14/12/2017
Series: Astronomy Unit Seminars
Datesort descending Room Speaker Title Host
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
Series: Discussion Group Meetings
Datesort descending Room Speaker Title
March 22nd, 2012 at 09:30 Maths 203 Several Postgrads RAS Meeting Talk Practice
Series: The London Relativity and Cosmology Seminar
Datesort descending Room Speaker Title
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