Events archive

Combined archive of previous events in the School of Physics & Astronomy.

Note that individual archives are also available for each of our event or seminar categories:

The special  R   label denotes that additional resources (e.g. slides) are available for this event.

Date Title Speaker(s)
2017
19 May 2017 Coupling between distant biofilms and emergence of nutrient time R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Ryan Morris
19 May 2017 Two-Loop Four-Gluon Amplitudes with the Numerical Unitarity Method R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Samuel Abreu (Freiburg)
17 May 2017 When can you wire up a network?
  • Richard Blythe
17 May 2017 Universality classes for inflation and primordial GW from pseudoscalar inflation
  • Mauro Pieroni (APC, Paris)
17 May 2017 The WATCHMAN Project: Using Anti-Neutrinos for Nuclear Threat Reduction
  • Matthew Malek (University of Sheffield)
17 May 2017 Towards Topological Microfluidics — Harnessing surface, elastic and viscous interactions at micro-scales
  • Anupam Sengupta (ETH Zurich)
15 May 2017 Melting hadrons on the wall: from quantum magnets to QCD
  • Tin Sulejmanpasic (École Normale Supérieure Paris)
10 May 2017 Getting Asymptotic Results from a Generating Function
  • Anthony Wood
03 May 2017 Mathematical and computational models for understanding tumour evolution and improving cancer therapy
  • Rob Noble (Institut des Sciences de l'Evolution de Montpellier)
03 May 2017 Flavor Physics and CP Violation: Outlook for Run 2 Period
  • George Hou (National Taiwan University)
03 May 2017 Flavor Physics and CP Violation: Outlook for Run 2 Period
  • George Wei-Shu Hou (Taiwan)
03 May 2017 The 'daily grind' - cold mechanochemical reactions on Earth and Mars
  • Jon Telling
27 Apr 2017 The Engineering Challenges of Detecting gravitational waves
  • Jim Hough (University of Glasgow)
26 Apr 2017 Lattice QCD and Flavor-Changing Neutral Currents
  • Andreas Kronfeld (Fermilab and IAS TU München)
26 Apr 2017 Extreme statistics of mutation accumulations in stem cell populations: a model for cancer initiation risk
  • Philip Greulich
14 Apr 2017 Scattering amplitudes: a bridge between modern mathematics and precision physics
  • Claude Duhr (CP3, Louvain)
13 Apr 2017 Modeling Beyond Standard Model Physics
  • Tiziano Camporesi (CMS, CERN)
  • Monica D’Onofrio (ATLAS, CERN and Liverpool University)
  • Jon Butterworth (University College London)
  • Alan Barr ( ATLAS, CERN and the University of Oxford)
  • Michela Massimi (University of Edinburgh)
13 Apr 2017 The Hunt for Supersymmetric Particles R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Michela Massimi (University of Edinburgh)
  • David Malone
  • Alan Barr ( ATLAS, CERN and the University of Oxford)
  • Jon Butterworth (University College London)
  • Tiziano Camporesi (CMS, CERN)
  • Monica D’Onofrio (ATLAS, CERN and Liverpool University)
12 Apr 2017 "Burgulence" in random matrix theories
  • Maciej A. Nowak (Mark Kac Complex Systems Research Center, Jagiellonian University, Cracow, Poland)
10 Apr 2017 A universal entrainment dominates the interaction of flagellated microorganisms with micron-sized objects
  • Marco Polin (Department of Physics, University of Warwick)
10 Apr 2017 A universal entrainment dominates the interaction of flagellated microorganisms with micron-sized objects
  • Marco Polin
07 Apr 2017 Evaluation of the Resistance of Chroococcidiopsis spp. to Sparsely and Densely Ionizing Irradiation R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Jennifer Wadsworth
07 Apr 2017 Where high-energy physics and statistical mechanics meet
  • Christian Maes (University of Leuven)
05 Apr 2017 No talk - You are encouraged to attend the MPhys talks
05 Apr 2017 Indirect Searches for NP -- room: JCMB 5215
  • Alexander Lenz (Durham University)
03 Apr 2017 The Role of Polymer-Mediated Cohesion in Bacterial Suspensions
  • Gavin Melaugh
31 Mar 2017 Microstructural tunability of co-continuous bijel-derived electrodes to provide high energy and power densities R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • David French
31 Mar 2017 Star Formation
  • Ralf Klessen (University of Heidelberg)
29 Mar 2017 Conference updates: Bartek on Cancer Evolution, Richard on Perth meeting on nonequilibrium collective dynamics
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw
  • Richard Blythe
29 Mar 2017 The SNO+ experiment
  • Jack Dunger (QMUL)
29 Mar 2017 Monte Carlo Tuning for Hadronic States in e+e- Collisions
  • Jennifer Kile (Lisbon)
27 Mar 2017 Instabilities in Bacterial Biofilms
  • Carine Douarche (Laboratoire de Physique des Solides, Université Paris Sud)
24 Mar 2017 Coarse-Grained Simulations Of Bacterial Cell Wall Growth Reveal That Local Coordination Alone Can Be Sufficient To Maintain Rod Shape R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Rebecca Brouwers
23 Mar 2017 Where do elements come from? Studying stars in the lab
  • Marialuisa Aliotta
22 Mar 2017 Statistical mechanics of spin models on trivalent graph ensembles
  • Mike Peardon (Trinity College Dublin)
22 Mar 2017 Branching random walk - a simple disordered system
  • Peter Mottishaw
21 Mar 2017 Self-Assembly of Prebiotic Organic Materials from Impact Events
  • Nir Goldman
20 Mar 2017 A minimal model for the unsteady flow of shear-thickening suspensions
  • James Richards
17 Mar 2017 Long-wavelength fluctuations and the glass transition in two dimensions and three dimensions R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Xuemao Zhou
16 Mar 2017 Gas Hydrates - From a Laboratory Curiosity to Global Importance
  • Werner Kuhs (University of Göttingen)
16 Mar 2017 Growing Buildings with Bacteria: An Architect's approach to microbiology
  • Martyn Dade-Robertson (University of Newcastle)
15 Mar 2017 Conformal symmetry and a massless monopole in Yang-Mills theory with varying couplings
  • Marc Gillioz (Ecole Polytechnique, Lausanne)
15 Mar 2017 Overview of Renyi Entropy
  • Anthony Wood
14 Mar 2017 The ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter mission to Mars and the search for signs of life
  • Manish Patel (The Open University)
13 Mar 2017 Dynamics of self-propelled particles in viscoelastic fluids
  • Ruben Gomez Solano (University of Stuttgart)
10 Mar 2017 Undecidability of the spectral gap
  • Tony Cubitt (University College, London)
08 Mar 2017 A new look at the pertubative expansion of quantum field theory
  • Piotr Tourkine (DAMTP Cambridge)
08 Mar 2017 Intermediate scattering function of an active Brownian particle
  • Christina Kurzthaler (Universität Innsbruck)
08 Mar 2017 Measurements of B -> D(*) tau nu at Belle
  • Shigeki Hirose (University of Nagoya)
07 Mar 2017 Organic molecules on Mars
  • Inge Loes ten Kate (Utrecht University)
06 Mar 2017 Controlling the Properties of Supramolecular Hydrogels
  • Dave Adams (University of Glasgow)
03 Mar 2017 How do concrete rheology, tribology, flow rate and pipe radius influence pumping pressure? R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Rory O'Neill
02 Mar 2017 Gravitational waves - the new Astronomy? (2017 Ailsa Sparkes Memorial Seminar)
  • Sheila Rowan (University of Glasgow)
01 Mar 2017 Equations of state of active Brownian particles
  • Demian Levis (University of Barcelona)
01 Mar 2017 The Phenomenology of Decoupled New Physics in Effective Field Theory
  • Jeremie Quevillon (Kings College London)
27 Feb 2017 Pattern formation in polymerizing actin flocks
  • Thomas Le Goff
24 Feb 2017 Large-Scale Patterns in a Minimal Cognitive Flocking Model: Incidental Leaders, Nematic Patterns, and Aggregates R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Ana Fialho
24 Feb 2017 Pseudo-observables in Higgs Physics
  • Gino Isidori (University of Zürich)
22 Feb 2017 Physics of neutrino interactions around 1-10 GeV
  • Teppei Katori (QMUL)
20 Feb 2017 The Milos Island Fe-Mn Deposit: Implications for anoxic environments on Earth and Mars
  • Ernest Chi Fru (Cardiff University)
17 Feb 2017 Equation of state for random sphere packings with arbitrary adhesion and friction R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • James Richards
15 Feb 2017 A randomly started population model
  • Michael Nicholson
15 Feb 2017 Flavour-physics signatures of a non-standard Higgs and new physics in b->(u,c) tau nu transitions
  • Martin Jung (Technische Universität München)
13 Feb 2017 Cross-stream migration of spherical active particles
  • William Uspal (Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems, Stuttgart)
10 Feb 2017 Nucleosomal Arrangement Affects Single-Molecule Transcription Dynamics R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Chris Brackley
10 Feb 2017 Majorana fermions in superconductors: in search of the Zen particle
  • Carlo Beenakker (Leiden University)
08 Feb 2017 Percolation Part 2
  • Richard Blythe
06 Feb 2017 Diversity of flagellate swimming gaits
  • Kirsty Wan (University of Cambridge)
03 Feb 2017 Penitentes as the origin of the bladed terrain of Tartarus Dorsa on Pluto R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Adam Stevens
02 Feb 2017 Order without symmetry breaking
  • Christopher Stock
01 Feb 2017 Energizing Higgs Phenomenology for Run-2
  • Michael Spannowsky (Durham)
01 Feb 2017 The Probability Distribution for Run-and-Tumble Swimmers
  • Aidan Brown
30 Jan 2017 The colonisation of land masses – what controls community assembly and habitability?
  • Hanna Landenmark
27 Jan 2017 Emergent Collective Chemotaxis without Single-Cell Gradient Sensing
  • Juraj Szavits Nossan (Edinburgh School of Physics)
27 Jan 2017 Causal Probabilities in Quantum Field Theory
  • Jeff Forshaw (University of Manchester)
25 Jan 2017 Fisher KPP equation and travelling wavefronts
  • Martin Evans
25 Jan 2017 Multiquark Resonances
  • Antonio Polosa (CERN)
23 Jan 2017 A recipe for making glasses at any temperature through topology
  • Davide Michieletto
18 Jan 2017 Pattern formation in microtubule-motor mixtures + plans for future meetings
  • Ivan Maryshev
17 Jan 2017 Biomineralisation in Coccolithophores
  • Fabio Nudelman (School of Chemistry, University of Edinburgh)
16 Jan 2017 Watching self-assembly dynamics at the nanoscale using liquid-phase TEM
  • Qian Chen ( University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign)
13 Jan 2017 Long-Lived Neighbors Determine the Rheological Response of Glasses R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Aidan Brown
09 Jan 2017 Looking inside jets
  • Simone Marzani (University at Buffalo)
2016
16 Dec 2016 Contact Angle Distribution of Particles at Fluid Interfaces
  • Rudi Mears
14 Dec 2016 Self-oscillation
  • Alejandro Jenkins (Universidad de Costa Rica)
14 Dec 2016 Free-Energy Approaches for Pickering Emulsions: Particle Exchange between Colloid-Stabilized Droplets
  • Joost de Graaf
12 Dec 2016 Charges in confined binary fluids : from electroosmosis to emulsion stabilization
  • Julien Lombard (University of Barcelona)
09 Dec 2016 Directed evolution of cytochrome c for carbon-silicon bond formation: Bringing silicon to life
  • Claire Loudon
07 Dec 2016 Brownian ratchets and chromosome loop extrusion
  • Davide Marenduzzo
07 Dec 2016 Multi-Scalar production at hadron colliders
  • Andreas Papaefstathiou (CERN / NIKHEF)
06 Dec 2016 Deep subsurface biospheres
  • Lotta Purkamo (University of St. Andrews)
05 Dec 2016 Title: 'Colloids as a model system for proteins at interfaces'
  • Rudi Mears
05 Dec 2016 Long baseline neutrinos
  • Mark Vagins (UCI, IPMU)
02 Dec 2016 Higgs physics at the LHC
  • Tilman Plehn (University of Heidelberg)
01 Dec 2016 Urban gold mining: using chemistry to recover resources (Academics Unplugged)
  • Jason Love (School of Chemistry, University of Edinburgh)
30 Nov 2016 First passage times and nonequilibrium chromosome looping
  • Davide Marenduzzo
30 Nov 2016 Chiral-scale perturbation theory and the renormalization group
  • Lewis Tunstall (University Bern)
28 Nov 2016 Self-propulsion of swimmers driven by chemical reactions: mesoscopic modelling of a synthetic biological system
  • Tannie Liverpool (University of Bristol)
23 Nov 2016 Maximally supersymmetric Yang--Mills on the lattice
  • David Schaich (University Bern)
23 Nov 2016 Reducing wealth inequality in a simple statistical model of macro-economy
  • Zdzislaw Burda (AGH (Krakow))
21 Nov 2016 Biophysics of Bacterial Biofilms
  • Knut Drescher (Max Planck Institute for Terrestrial Microbiology Marburg Germany)
18 Nov 2016 Antipolar Ordering of Topological Defects in Active Liquid Crystals
  • Matthew Blow
17 Nov 2016 Chemotaxis and auto-chemotaxis of self-propelling artificial droplet swimmers
  • Chenyu Jin (Max Planck Institute for Dynamics and Self Organization Gottingen Germany)
16 Nov 2016 Yang-Mills origin of gravitational symmetries
  • Alexandros Anastasiou (NORDITA)
16 Nov 2016 Stuart Thomson and Alex Slowman - two short talks on current research
  • Stuart Thomson
  • Alexander Slowman
16 Nov 2016 Postgradudate Open Day
15 Nov 2016 Caramel, cement and corn flour: Adventures of a modern natural philosopher
  • Wilson Poon
14 Nov 2016 Active Microtubule Droplets
  • Alys Jepson
11 Nov 2016 Instabilities and Solitons in Minimal Strips
  • Davide Michieletto
11 Nov 2016 The KPZ story
  • Satya Majumdar (Université de Paris-Sud)
09 Nov 2016 Current Algebra at Null-infinity from Soft Gluons
  • Dhritiman Nandan
07 Nov 2016 Directly Investigating Ions and their Dynamics at Biological Interfaces: an AFM Perspective
  • Will Trewby (Durham University)
04 Nov 2016 Exotic combinations of quarks - A journey of fifty years
  • Jonathan L. Rosner (University of Chicago )
03 Nov 2016 Hamiltonian approaches to the physics of strongly correlated many body quantum- systems, focus on gauge theories
  • Luca Tagliacozzo (University of Strathclyde)
02 Nov 2016 Swimming Things: Probability Distributions for Self-propelled Particles
  • Aidan Brown
01 Nov 2016 Destructive and non-destructive measurements of NORM in monazite-rich sands of Brazil
  • Cyrus Larijani (National Physics laboratory )
31 Oct 2016 Lattice Boltzmann simulations of active gels: spontaneously rotating droplets and self-assembled nonequilibrium cholesterics
  • Ana Fialho
28 Oct 2016 Some observations on the degrees of freedom of quantum gravity
  • Jan de Boer (University of Amsterdam)
28 Oct 2016 How Far from Equilibrium Is Active Matter?
  • Martin Evans
26 Oct 2016 Current status of the theory predictions for the Higgs inclusive cross section
  • Elisabetta Furlan (ETH Zurich)
24 Oct 2016 Microfluidic Pumping by Micromolar Salt Concentrations
  • Joost de Graaf
21 Oct 2016 Detecting Dark Energy with Atom Interferometry
  • Clare Burrage (University of Nottingham)
21 Oct 2016 Tunable Shear Thickening in Suspensions
  • Ben Guy
19 Oct 2016 Half life: The divided life of Bruno Maximovich Pontecorvo
  • Frank Close (University of Oxford)
19 Oct 2016 Highlights of top quark physics measurements at ATLAS
  • Mark Owen (University of Glasgow)
19 Oct 2016 Pion-pion scattering amplitudes from $N_{\mathrm{f}}=2+1$ lattice QCD
  • John Bulava (Trinity College, Dublin)
19 Oct 2016 Entropy production in nonequilibrium stationary states
  • Martin Evans
17 Oct 2016 Topological Patterns in Gel Electrophoresis of DNA Knots
  • Davide Michieletto
14 Oct 2016 Spatiotemporal Microbial Evolution on Antibiotic Landscapes
  • Gavin Melaugh
12 Oct 2016 Electron-Ion Collider: A new scientific frontier
  • Rik Yoshida (Jefferson Lab, USA)
12 Oct 2016 Introduction to percolation theory (or, why statistical physicists make life difficult for themselves)
  • Richard Blythe
12 Oct 2016 Geant4 - a simulation toolkit
  • John Allison (University of Manchester)
10 Oct 2016 BslA - how does the bacterial raincoat stick together?
  • Marieke Schor
07 Oct 2016 Biomimetic 4D Printing
  • Paul Clegg
05 Oct 2016 Shining light on neutrino interactions
  • Andrzej Szelc (University of Manchester)
05 Oct 2016 Diagrammatic techniques in statistical physics
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw
04 Oct 2016 White Mars - Surviving Antarctica
  • Beth Healey (European Space Agency)
03 Oct 2016 A simulation perspective on DNA condensation in bacterial and human cells
  • Carolina Pereira
30 Sep 2016 A statistical, non-equilibrium field theory for cosmic structure formation
  • Matthias Bartelmann (University of Heidelberg)
28 Sep 2016 Phenomenology of Enhanced Light Quark Yukawa Couplings
  • Felix Yu (Mainz University)
26 Sep 2016 Soft meets hard: a microscopic view of the freeze-thaw stability of Pickering emulsions
  • Katy Dickinson
21 Sep 2016 Holography inspired stringy hadrons
  • Cobi Sonnenschein (Tel Aviv University)
16 Sep 2016 Supersymmetric Aspects of Hadron Physics and Novel QCD Phenomena
  • Stanley J. Brodsky (Stanford University)
14 Sep 2016 Systematic Scale-Setting for pQCD to All Orders: The Principle of Maximum Conformality
  • Stanley J. Brodsky (Stanford University)
07 Sep 2016 Conformal QED3 and the epsilon expansion
  • Emmanuel Stamou (Weizmann Institute)
06 Sep 2016 Four-gluon scattering at three loops, infrared structure and Regge limit
  • Johannes Henn (Mainz University)
01 Aug 2016 Ninth International Workshop on Numerical Analysis and Lattice QFT (QCDNA) R Additional Resources are available for this event
21 Jul 2016 Hadron Structure from the Feynman-Hellmann Theorem in Lattice QCD
  • Alexander Chambers (University of Adelaide)
06 Jul 2016 Introduction to integrability in stochastic models
  • Matthieu Vanicat (French National Centre for Scientific Research Paris)
30 Jun 2016 Scotland's Impact on Astronomy: From James Gregory to Gravitational Waves
  • Martin Hendry
  • Fred Watson
27 Jun 2016 Holography, conformal field theories, and lattice R Additional Resources are available for this event
29 Jun 2016 Swimming crystals and Simha-Ramaswamy instability
  • Alexander Morozov
24 Jun 2016 A non-equilibrium state diagram for liquid/fluid/particle mixtures
  • Tao Li
13 Jun 2016 Adhesion of E. coli to glass surfaces
  • Teun Vissers
10 Jun 2016 Running and tumbling with <i>E. coli</i> in polymeric solutions
  • Vincent Martinez
08 Jun 2016 Krylov Subspace Methods
  • Oliver Henrich
08 Jun 2016 NLO QCD corrections to off-shell tTj production
  • Heribertus Hartanto (RWTH Aachen University)
06 Jun 2016 Universal asymptotic clone size distribution for general population growth
  • Michael Nicholson
30 May 2016 Dynamic shear jamming in dense suspensions
  • Ivo Peters (University of Southampton)
27 May 2016 Loss of lamin A function increases chromatin dynamics in the nuclear interior
  • Davide Marenduzzo
25 May 2016 Mean-field approach for random close packings of non-spherical particles
  • Adrian Baule (Queen Mary University of London)
23 May 2016 A Single Nucleotide Resolution Model of Double Stranded DNA
  • Yair Augusto Gutierrez Fosado
20 May 2016 Energy landscapes of a mechanical prion and their implications for the molecular mechanism of long-term memory
  • Marieke Schor
20 May 2016 Singularity Theorems in Gravitation: A Golden Anniversary
  • José M M Senovilla (Universidad del Pais Vasco)
18 May 2016 Sloan Digital Sky Survey
  • Rita Tojeiro (University of St Andrews)
16 May 2016 The role of surfactants in chocolate: structural studies at the sucrose/oil interface
  • Iva Manasi
13 May 2016 Cell Nuclei Have Lower Refractive Index And Mass Density Than Cytoplasm
  • Jochen Arlt
13 May 2016 Planting seeds for gravitational wave generators around active galactic nuclei
  • Doug Lin (UC Santa Cruz)
13 May 2016 A New Look At Integrable Spin Systems
  • Edward Witten (Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton)
12 May 2016 Beyond Discipline (documentary on interdisciplinarity) R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Sasha Kangasky
  • Paul Maguire
12 May 2016 Robust Emergence of Diverse Planetary Systems and the Prospects of Life around Other Stars
  • D Lin (University of California in Santa Cruz)
02 May 2016 Christianity and the New Spirit of Capitalism
  • Kathryn Tanner (Marquand Professor of Systematic Theology, Yale Divinity School)
11 May 2016 Precision QCD simulations for the LHC
  • Enrico Bothmann
11 May 2016 Dynamical Density Functional Theory
  • Ben Goddard (School of Mathematics)
09 May 2016 Mechanics in Bacterial Colonies
  • Joshua Williams
06 May 2016 Direct Observation of Dynamic Shear Jamming in Dense Suspensions
  • Michiel Hermes
06 May 2016 Quantum instability of the Universe ground state
  • Giovanni Ridolfi (University of Genvoa)
04 May 2016 Counting processes in cancer biology
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw
04 May 2016 The local renormalization group equation in superspace
  • Roberto Auzzi (University of Brescia and INFN, Perugia)
02 May 2016 Diverse high-torque bacterial flagellar motors assemble wider stator rings using a conserved protein scaffold
  • Morgan Beeby (Imperial College London)
29 Apr 2016 Diffusion of Ellipsoids in Bacterial Suspensions
  • Nick Koumakis
27 Apr 2016 Random Walks, First Returns and Sparre Andersen Theorem
  • Martin Evans
25 Apr 2016 Biological evolution in microbial colonies
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw
22 Apr 2016 A Microfluidic System for Studying Ageing and Dynamic Single-Cell Responses in Budding Yeast
  • Daniel Taylor
22 Apr 2016 Connecting large-scale structures to galaxy morphology
  • Christophe Pichon (Institut Astrophysique de Paris)
20 Apr 2016 Domain Wall Fermions as heavy quark discretisation
  • Marina Marinkovic (CERN)
19 Apr 2016 Inverse Problems
  • Joshua Hellier
19 Apr 2016 Cosmic radiation and the persistence of biosignatures of life on Mars
  • Lewis Dartnell (University of Kent)
18 Apr 2016 What triggers the gravitational collapse of a colloidal gel?
  • Xuemao Zhou
15 Apr 2016 The Effect of Lipopolysaccharide Core Oligosaccharide Size on the Electrostatic Binding of Antimicrobial Proteins to Models of the Gram Negative Bacterial Outer Membrane
  • Laura McKinley
13 Apr 2016 Possible Solution of the Dark Matter Problem
  • Paul H. Frampton
03 Apr 2016 Edinburgh International Science Festival: Symmetries in Light
08 Apr 2016 Rheological behavior of vibrated bimodal granular suspensions: a free volume approach
  • Elena Blanco
08 Apr 2016 A curious story of quantum gravity in the ultraviolet
  • Zvi Bern (UCLA)
05 Apr 2016 Using C. elegans to understand the adaptation to spaceflight
  • Nate Szewczyk (University of Nottingham)
31 Mar 2016 Edinburgh International Science Festival: After the Higgs Boson - what's next?
30 Mar 2016 Edinburgh International Science Festival: Lost in Space 3D
01 Apr 2016 Site-Specific DNA Recombination and Fluid Vortex Reconnection
  • De Witt Sumners (Florida State University)
30 Mar 2016 Integration-by-parts reductions from unitarity cuts and algebraic geometry
  • Kasper Larsen (ETH Zurich)
30 Mar 2016 Cherenkov Telescope Array
  • Bruno Zamorano (University of Sussex)
24 Mar 2016 The Cosmological Context of the Milky Way Galaxy
  • Rosemary Wyse (Johns Hopkins University)
24 Mar 2016 Major transitions in evolution: how did a dinosaur change into a bird? (Academics Unplugged)
  • Steve Brusatte (Chancellor’s Fellow, School of GeoSciences)
24 Mar 2016 Shear-induced Rigidity in Athermal Materials
  • Balbul Chakraborty (Brandeis University)
23 Mar 2016 Effective Field Theories 4
  • Leonardo Vernazza
22 Mar 2016 Effective Field Theories 3
  • Leonardo Vernazza
22 Mar 2016 IPNP colloquium: the first detection of gravitational waves
  • Michele Maggiore (University of Geneva)
21 Mar 2016 Effective Field Theories 2
  • Leonardo Vernazza
18 Mar 2016 Spatio-temporal assembly of functional mineral scaffolds within microbial biofilms
  • Susana Direito
17 Mar 2016 Effective Field Theories 1
  • Leonardo Vernazza
17 Mar 2016 A composite Higgs model built on a conformal fixed point
  • Anna Hasenfratz (University of Colorado)
16 Mar 2016 Feynman integrals: beyond polylogarithms
  • David Broadhurst (Open University)
14 Mar 2016 Kinetic models for intrinsically disordered peptides from molecular dynamics simulations
  • Bettina Keller (Freie Universitat Berlin)
11 Mar 2016 Precision Studies of the Higgs
  • Giuila Zanderighi (Oxford/CERN)
11 Mar 2016 Generating Soap Bubbles by Blowing on Soap Films
  • Laura Sawiak
10 Mar 2016 One-Loop Soft Theorems via Hidden Symmetries
  • Edward Hughes (Queen Mary University, London)
09 Mar 2016 Loop quantum gravity and exploding black holes
  • Simone Speziale (University of Marseille)
07 Mar 2016 The photophysics of charge generation and separation in an organic photovoltaic blend
  • Andrew Matheson
04 Mar 2016 The search for new interactions at the LHC: the top-quark window
  • Fabio Maltoni (University in Louvain-la-Neuve)
04 Mar 2016 Self-Sustained Density Oscillations of Swimming Bacteria Confined in Microchambers
  • Clemence Devailly
03 Mar 2016 Beyond the Standard model matrix elements with the gradient flow: a new method for the calculation of the electric dipole moment
  • Andrea Shindler (Research Centre Jülich)
03 Mar 2016 Gifford Lecture - Cosmopolitan visions: science and reason in a world of difference
  • Sheila Jasanoff
02 Mar 2016 Latest results from LUX and plans for LZ
  • Paolo Beltrame
02 Mar 2016 The cluster bootstrap for amplitudes/Wilson loops
  • James Drummond (University of Southampton)
01 Mar 2016 From atoms to planets: what we know, suspect or guess about life on other worlds
  • William Bains
26 Feb 2016 Two bent-shaped p-organogelators: synthesis, fluorescence, self-assembly and detection of volatile acid vapours in gel films and in gel-gel states
  • Andrew Matheson
25 Feb 2016 Multiphase fluid mechanics = Math + Phy + Eng + Bio + Chem + Big Data: an interdisciplinary melting pot (Academics Unplugged)
  • Prashant Valluri​ (Senior Lecturer, School of Engineering)
25 Feb 2016 Model-independent approaches for the analysis of scenarios with new fermions at the LHC
  • Luca Panizzi (University of Southampton)
24 Feb 2016 Sign-problem in heavy-dense QCD
  • Nicolas Garron
24 Feb 2016 Ageing in Excitable and Oscillatory Systems
  • Hildegard Meyer-Ortmanns (Jacobs University Bremen)
22 Feb 2016 Clustering and Pattern Formation with Chemically Interacting Microswimmers
  • Benno Liebchen
19 Feb 2016 Observation of Gravitational Waves from a Binary Black Hole Merger
  • Richard Blythe
18 Feb 2016 Time and relatedness in microbes and humans
  • Jonathan Birch (London School of Economics)
17 Feb 2016 Information theory and (non)equilibrium statistical mechanics. Part II
  • Richard Blythe
12 Feb 2016 Liquid-Solid Nanofriction and Interfacial Wetting
  • Iva Manasi
11 Feb 2016 Soft Materials for Energy Applications
11 Feb 2016 Astrophysical signatures of axions
  • Francesca Day (University of Oxford)
10 Feb 2016 MicroBoone/LArTPC R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Georgia Karagiorgi (University of Manchester)
10 Feb 2016 Information theory and (non)equilibrium statistical mechanics. Part I
  • Richard Blythe
10 Feb 2016 Fiducial cross sections for Higgs+jet at NNLO QCD
  • Markus Schulze (CERN)
08 Feb 2016 Spatially controlled activity of light-driven E. coli suspensions
  • Jochen Arlt
05 Feb 2016 General Relativity in the limit of very many dimensions
  • Roberto Emparan (University of Barcelona)
05 Feb 2016 A Programmable Dual-RNA-Guided DNA Endonuclease in Adaptive Bacterial Immunity
  • Delma Childers
04 Feb 2016 Geometry of language (School of Mathematics Colloquium)
  • Matilde Marcolli (Caltech)
03 Feb 2016 The future of accelerators R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Graeme Burt (Lancaster University)
02 Feb 2016 Linking and predicting spatial macro-ecological patterns in species-rich ecosystems
  • Sandro Azaele (University of Leeds)
02 Feb 2016 The ESA Rosetta mission and the astrobiological significance of comets
  • Colin Snodgrass (The Open University)
01 Feb 2016 The Higgs Portal to Dark Matter at the LHC
  • Susanne Westhoff (University of Heidelberg)
29 Jan 2016 A top (quark) story
  • Martin Beneke (TU Munich)
29 Jan 2016 How Faceted Liquid Droplets Grow Tails
28 Jan 2016 S&T Developments to meet the Next Generation of United States Air Force Operations to and within Space
  • Michael T. Huggins (United States Air Force)
28 Jan 2016 A NNLO subtraction method for jet cross sections
  • Vittorio Del Duca (INFN, Frascati and Zurich University)
28 Jan 2016 An Effective Theory for Jet Processes
  • Thomas Becher (University of Bern )
28 Jan 2016 Antimicrobial resistance: how can physicists help? (Academics Unplugged semester 2)
  • Rosalind Allen
27 Jan 2016 A simple model of non-self-averaging effects and its relevance to reproducibility of experiments
  • Peter Mottishaw
26 Jan 2016 Quantum Sensors – A Quantum Technology Moving into Applications
  • Kai Bongs (University of Birmingham)
25 Jan 2016 Model of antibiotic action on bacterial population growth
  • Martin Evans
22 Jan 2016 Liquid plasticine: controlled deformation and recovery of droplets with interfacial nanoparticle jamming
  • Katy Dickinson
20 Jan 2016 Flow of gravitational central charges from dilaton effective action
  • Vladimir Prochazka
20 Jan 2016 Periodic Green's Functions of Stokes Flow: Applications to Microswimmers
  • Joost de Graaf
20 Jan 2016 Dibaryons: quarks in a six-pack
  • Mikhail Bashkanov
18 Jan 2016 Dynamic behaviours during biofilm development
  • Munehiro Asally (University of Warwick)
15 Jan 2016 Boundaries Can Steer Active Janus Spheres
  • Joost de Graaf
14 Jan 2016 Inaugural Lecture: A billion billion calculations in a second – a step too far
  • Mark Parsons
12 Jan 2016 Atmosphere-crust coupling on Mars and implications for habitability
  • Martin Lee ( University of Glasgow)
11 Jan 2016 Predicting the three-dimensional folding of cis-regulatory regions in mammalian genomes using polymer models
  • Chris Brackley
2015
17 Dec 2015 "Lighting the Future: Brighter, Smaller, Faster!"
  • Janet Milne (Intelligent Lighting Centre, University of Strathclyde)
16 Dec 2015 Double-soft limits for gauge and gravity amplitudes
  • Tristan McLoughlin (Trinity College, Dublin)
16 Dec 2015 Microscopic models for heat conduction
  • Ricardo Falcao (Federal University of São João del-Rei Brazil)
15 Dec 2015 IOP Lecture at the RSE: Multifunctional Additive Manufacturing
  • Richard Hague (University of Nottingham)
14 Dec 2015 Bridging the gap between drop coalescence and interfacial rheology
  • David Harbottle (University of Leeds)
14 Dec 2015 At the frontier of Particle Physics
  • Nigel Glover (Institute for Particle Physics Phenomenology, University of Durham)
11 Dec 2015 “How predictable is evolution?"
  • Joachim Krug (University of Cologne)
11 Dec 2015 Live-Cell Superresolution Microscopy Reveals The Organization Of RNA Polymerase In The Bacterial Nucleoid
  • Chris Brackley
09 Dec 2015 Coarse-grained DNA models
  • Thomas Ouldridge (Imperial College London)
09 Dec 2015 (Lattice) holographic cosmology
  • Kostas Skenderis (University of Southampton)
07 Dec 2015 Hard discs: Anomalous statics, anomalous dynamics and a new kind of gearbox
  • Paddy Royall (University of Bristol)
04 Dec 2015 Making Living Matter from the bottom up
  • Ramin Golestanian (University of Oxford)
03 Dec 2015 Academics Unplugged: Modelling Chemical Reactions (Is chemistry really just a branch of mathematics?)
  • Carole Morrison (Reader, School of Chemistry, University of Edinburgh)
02 Dec 2015 EFTs, Higgs Couplings and the 2 TeV Excess
  • Christoph Englert (University of Glasgow)
02 Dec 2015 Diffusion on an expanding interval
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw
01 Dec 2015 College Talks: Let me tell you about something interesting…
01 Dec 2015 Bacterial survival strategies during biomineralisation
  • Bryne Ngwenya (School of Geosciences, University of Edinburgh)
30 Nov 2015 Searching for Physics Beyond the Standard Model with the World’s Largest Penning Trap
  • B. Lee Roberts (Boston University)
27 Nov 2015 Stabilization of Pickering Emulsions with Oppositely Charged Latex Particles: Influence of Various Parameters and Particle Arrangement around Droplets
  • David French
25 Nov 2015 Searching for Di-Higgs -> bb tautau at ATLAS
  • Katharine Leney (University College London)
25 Nov 2015 Recent progress in the SMEFT
  • Michael Trott (NBI, Copenhagen)
25 Nov 2015 Molecular finite-size effects in stochastic models of equilibrium chemical systems
  • Ramon Grima (Systems Biology)
24 Nov 2015 College Talks: Let me tell you about something interesting…
23 Nov 2015 Directed self-assembly of complex colloidal particles
  • Daniela Kraft (Leiden University)
20 Nov 2015 Gas flow and the structure of the Galactic bar
  • James Binney (University of Oxford)
18 Nov 2015 Landau Singularities and Hexagon Functions
  • Tristan Dennen (NBI, Copenhagen)
16 Nov 2015 SuperKEKB/Belle II Experiment
  • Toru Iijima (Nagoya)
16 Nov 2015 Liquid crystal lasers
  • Philip Hands (University of Edinburgh (Engineering))
13 Nov 2015 Probing Colloidal Gels at Multiple Length Scales: The Role of Hydrodynamics
  • Xuemao Zhou
11 Nov 2015 Resummation for boosted top pair production and associated ttH production
  • Ben Pecjak (Durham)
11 Nov 2015 Dispersion in a rectangular network
  • Jacques Vanneste (Mathematics)
09 Nov 2015 On the programmed assembly of colloidal matter
  • Dwaipayan Chakrabarti (University of Birmingham)
09 Nov 2015 Inspiring Brilliance: Celebrating Maxwell's Genius and Legacy
  • Peter Higgs
  • Peter Knight
  • Michael Atiyah
  • Jim Al-Khalili
  • Malcolm Longair
06 Nov 2015 Pushing the precision frontier in Collider Physics
  • Gudrun Heinrich (Max-Planck Institute for Physics)
06 Nov 2015 Detecting Nanoscale Vibrations As Signature Of Life
  • Hanna Landenmark
04 Nov 2015 Equilibrium of fluid membranes with tangent-plane order (TPO), elasticity of smectics with TPO, and dispiration asymmetry in smectics-C*
  • Buddhapriya Chakrabarti (Durham University)
04 Nov 2015 Composite Higgses with seesaw EWSB
  • Jack Setford (University of Sussex )
03 Nov 2015 Experimental evolution and the limits of adaptation
  • Nick Colegrave (School of Biological Sciences, University of Edinburgh)
02 Nov 2015 Multiple and composite emulsions stabilised by the interfacial protein BslA
  • Keith Bromley
30 Oct 2015 Galaxy Formation at its Peak
  • Avishai Dekel (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
30 Oct 2015 Cooling particle-coated bubbles: destabilization beyond dissolution arrest
  • Anne Pawsey
29 Oct 2015 How do magmas behave at depth?
  • Chrystèle Sanloup (Institut des Sciences de la Terre de Paris)
28 Oct 2015 Constraining models with an additional large electroweak scalar multiplet
  • Terry Pilkington (Carleton University, Canada)
28 Oct 2015 Arrival times in stochastic assembly
  • Juraj Nossan
28 Oct 2015 Towards NNLO Event Generators for the LHC
  • Emanuele Re (LAPTh Annecy)
26 Oct 2015 Rock-microbe interactions and their contribution to shale weathering and erosion
  • Toby Samuels
23 Oct 2015 Thermal Equilibrium of a Macroscopic Quantum System in a Pure State
  • Alexander Slowman
22 Oct 2015 Is the speed of light in free space always c?
  • Miles Padgett (Kelvin Professor of Natural Philosophy, University of Glasgow)
22 Oct 2015 Two-loop integral reduction and unitarity with dimensional regularization
  • Yang Zhang (ETH Zurich)
21 Oct 2015 Higgs production with Bottom quarks
  • Marco Bonvini (University of Oxford)
19 Oct 2015 Active time scales for passive particles in bacterial baths
  • Nick Koumakis
16 Oct 2015 Fast-Moving Bacteria Self-Organize into Active Two-Dimensional Crystals of Rotating Cells
  • Teun Vissers
15 Oct 2015 Dynamics of all-aqueous emulsion drops
  • Anderson Shum (Hong Kong University)
15 Oct 2015 Phase-engineered Light Patterns for Ultracold Atom Experiments
  • Donatella Cassettari (University of St Andrews)
15 Oct 2015 Integration by parts identities in integer numbers of dimensions
  • Lorenzo Tancredi (KIT Karlsruhe)
14 Oct 2015 QCD corrections to vector boson pair production in gluon fusion at the LHC
  • Lorenzo Tancredi (KIT Karlsruhe)
14 Oct 2015 Phase segregation of passive molecules in an active fluid: Implications for molecular segregation at the cell surface
  • Amit Das (National Centre for Biological Sciences in Bangalore)
12 Oct 2015 Nature of collective motion in dilute suspensions of self-propelled particles
  • Alexander Morozov
09 Oct 2015 The heat released during catalytic turnover enhances the diffusion of an enzyme
  • Aidan Brown
09 Oct 2015 The toplogical glass
  • Matthew Turner (Warwick University)
07 Oct 2015 The Majority Illusion in Social Networks
  • Jérôme Michaud (University of Edinburgh)
07 Oct 2015 Effective Field Theory for Higgs Physics
  • Margherita Ghezzi (INFN and Turin University)
05 Oct 2015 Language change in individuals and populations
  • Richard Blythe
02 Oct 2015 Quantum Black Holes: dissolving confusions and resolving paradoxes
  • Ramy Brustein (Ben-Gurion University)
01 Oct 2015 Emergent 4D Quantum Geometry from Critical Space-Time Graphs
  • Carlo Trugenberger (SwissScientific)
30 Sep 2015 Explaining the statistical physics of growing liquid crystal interfaces with the KPZ equation: Part II
  • Alexander Slowman
29 Sep 2015 UKCA – an update and outlook
  • Charles Cockell
  • Adam Stevens
  • Delma Childers
25 Sep 2015 The Higgs boson as Inflation
  • Fred Jegerlehner (Humboldt University Berlin)
24 Sep 2015 Inaugural Lecture: Prof. Eugene Gregoryanz
  • Eugene Gregoryanz
24 Sep 2015 Inaugural Lecture: The diamond anvil cell: a perfect window into the world of extreme conditions
  • Eugene Gregoryanz
23 Sep 2015 Explaining the statistical physics of growing liquid crystal interfaces with the KPZ equation: Part I
  • Alexander Slowman
16 Sep 2015 An introduction to weak noise large deviations and macroscopic fluctuation theory
  • Cesare Nardini
16 Sep 2015 Spatiotemporal dynamics at the transition to turbulence
  • Bruno Eckhart (Philipps-Universität Marburg)
11 Sep 2015 Entanglement Matters: from Bell states to Quantum Tensor Networks
  • Frank Verstraete (University of Vienna)
09 Sep 2015 Introduction to matrix product stationary states of stochastic systems
  • Martin Evans
04 Sep 2015 Fish gotta swim, birds gotta fly, I gotta do Feynmann graphs 'til I die: A continuum theory of flocking
  • John Toner (University of Oregon)
03 Sep 2015 Mass transfer induced phase separation of ternary mixtures: From onion emulsions to asymmetric bijel structures and the analysis of their mechanical properties
  • Martin Haase (University of Pennsylvania)
24 Aug 2015 High-speed video methods in biophysics
  • Laurence Wilson (University of York)
22 Jul 2015 Long distance aspects of perturbative gravity: Wide angle scattering and the asymptotic S matrix
  • Ratindranath Akhoury (University of Michigan)
14 Jul 2015 Roles of growing structural order in slow glassy dynamics and crystal nucleation
  • Hajime Tanaka (Institute of Industrial Science, University of Tokyo, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-8505, Japan)
14 Jul 2015 Roles of growing structural order in slow glassy dynamics and crystal nucleation
  • Hajime Tanaka (Institute of Industrial Science, University of Tokyo, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-8505, Japan)
26 Jun 2015 Trapping and assembly of living colloids at water-water interfaces
  • Katherine Rumble
26 Jun 2015 Big Bang or Freeze: Higgs Centre for Theoretical Physics Colloquium
  • Christof Wetterich (University of Heidelberg)
17 Jun 2015 Effective Markovian description of systems with coloured noise
  • Juraj Nossan
15 Jun 2015 Defining entropy classically: Lessons from colloidal experiments
  • Mike Cates
13 Jun 2015 James Clerk Maxwell: More Than Meets the Eye
  • Wilson Poon
11 Jun 2015 Energy Storage: Our Future Salvation? Inaugural Lecture of Professor Win Rampen, Chair of Energy Storage
08 Jun 2015 Swarming in the dirt: Flocking in the presence of quenched disorder
  • John Toner (University of Oregon)
05 Jun 2015 Interactions and Stress Relaxation in Monolayers of Soft Nanoparticles at Fluid-Fluid Interfaces
  • Simon Titmuss
05 Jun 2015 Sloppy models, Differential geometry, and How Science Works
  • James Sethna (Cornell)
02 Jun 2015 From its origins to the modern metabolic network
  • Markus Ralser (University of Cambridge)
01 Jun 2015 Propulsion Mechanisms of Catalytic Microswimmers
  • Aidan Brown
29 May 2015 Statistical Mechanics where Newton's Third Law is Broken
  • Benno Liebchen
22 May 2015 From Cell Differentiation to Cell Collectives: <i>Bacillus subtilis</i> Uses Division of Labor to Migrate
  • Dario Dell'Arciprete
20 May 2015 The Cahn-Hilliard equation: phase separation and interfaces
  • Giulio De Magistris
20 May 2015 Hot and dense QCD - from Baryons to the phase diagram of QCD
  • Benjamin Jaeger (Swansea University)
18 May 2015 Understanding the Biophysical Mechanism of Ranaspumin-2 Surface Activity
15 May 2015 Nuclear Physics and R-process Nucleosynthesis
  • Norbert Christlieb (University of Heidelberg)
  • Giuseppe Lorusso (National Physical Laboratory)
  • Tomislav Marketin (University of Zagreb)
  • Nobuya Nishimura (Keele University)
15 May 2015 Quorum sensing triggers the stochastic escape of individual cells from <i>Pseudomonas putida</i> biofilms
  • Diarmuid Lloyd
14 May 2015 Integrability and on-shell methods
  • Gabriele Travaglini (Queen Mary, University of London)
13 May 2015 Non-equilibrium long-range systems and geophysical flows: kinetic theory and large deviations
  • Cesare Nardini
08 May 2015 Dynamics of a <i>Volvox</i> Embryo Turning Itself Inside Out
  • Matthew Blow
06 May 2015 Alternatives to Cosmological Inflation
  • Robert Brandenberger (McGill University)
01 May 2015 Non-aqueous Isorefractive Pickering Emulsions
  • Matthew Reeves
30 Apr 2015 HyperInt - exact integration with polylogarithms
  • Erik Panzer (Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques, Bures-sur-Yvette)
29 Apr 2015 Caloron correction to the effective potential in QCD
  • Alfonso Sastre (Wuppertal University)
29 Apr 2015 Spatial opinion separation in social systems with stochastically moving agents
  • Jérôme Michaud (University of Edinburgh)
27 Apr 2015 Application of the Markov chain tree theorem to a system with timescale separation in its transition rates
  • Alexander Slowman
24 Apr 2015 Ongoing hydrothermal activities within Enceladus
  • Mark Fox-Powell
22 Apr 2015 Spatial opinion separation in social systems: A mean field approach
  • Jérôme Michaud (University of Edinburgh)
20 Apr 2015 Micro-Capsules for Use in Food Products
  • Anne Pawsey
17 Apr 2015 Brownian Dynamics: From Glassy To Trivial
  • Mike Cates
15 Apr 2015 Precise prediction for H+J at the LHC
  • Fabrizio Caola (CERN)
14 Apr 2015 Is there evidence for Fe and CHNOPS (bio)geochemical cycling on Mars?
  • Christian Schröder (University of Stirling)
13 Apr 2015 The Influence of Fluidity on Interactions with Models for the Bacterial Membrane
  • Laura McKinley
12 Apr 2015 Entanglement measures and monotones
  • Peter Jarvis (School of Mathematics and Physics University of Tasmania)
27 Mar 2015 Recent Developments in Non-Equilibrium Statistical Physics
  • Kirone Mallick (CEA Saclay)
27 Mar 2015 Robust self-cleaning surfaces that function when exposed to either air or oil
  • Keith Bromley
25 Mar 2015 The gluon-fusion Higgs cross-section at N3LO in QCD
  • Claude Duhr (CP3, Louvain)
25 Mar 2015 Action-angle coordinates
  • Chay Paterson
25 Mar 2015 Webinar - Introduction to HPC Supercomputers, Data Science and EPCC's MSc Programmes in HPC
  • David Henty
23 Mar 2015 Computer Simulation of Topological Domain Formation in Chromatin
20 Mar 2015 Ancient Sedimentary Structures in the < 3.7 Ga Gillespie Lake Member, Mars, That Resemble Macroscopic Morphology, Spatial Associations, and Temporal Succession in Terrestrial Microbialites
  • Samuel Payler
19 Mar 2015 Making atoms see the light (or not) - Electromagnetically-induced transparency for structured light
18 Mar 2015 Diffusion-driven (or Turing's) instability
  • Juraj Nossan
18 Mar 2015 New Physics and Anomalies in B-meson decays
  • Marco Nardecchia (DAMTP, University of Cambridge)
16 Mar 2015 Centrifugal Compression of the Bijel
  • Katherine Rumble
13 Mar 2015 Topological tools for the real world
  • Jean-Luc Thiffeault (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
13 Mar 2015 Granular impact cratering by liquid drops: Understanding raindrop imprints through an analogy to asteroid strikes
  • Giovanni Brandani
11 Mar 2015 Poland-Sheraga Model of DNA denaturation (cont'd)
  • Justin Whitehouse
11 Mar 2015 Effective field theory approach to soft theorems
  • Duff Neill (MIT, Boston)
09 Mar 2015 The piezoelectric transistor (PET) - a novel paradigm in electronics
  • Ioan Magdau
06 Mar 2015 Multifarious assembly mixtures: Systems allowing retrieval of diverse stored structures
  • Davide Marenduzzo
04 Mar 2015 An introduction to combinatorial physics and stochastic mechanics
  • Nicolas Behr (School of Informatics)
04 Mar 2015 A dynamical study of the chirally rotated Schrödinger functional in lattice QCD
  • Mattia Dalla Brida (Trinity College, Dublin)
02 Mar 2015 Colloidal liquid crystals, plastic crystals and glasses of rod-like silica particles
  • Thijs Besseling (Utrecht University)
27 Feb 2015 Polarisation of the Cosmic Microwave Background: Toward an Observational Proof of Cosmic Inflation
  • Eiichiro Komatsu (Max-Planck-Institute for Astrophysics)
27 Feb 2015 Swim Pressure: Stress Generation in Active Matter
  • Tom Ives
26 Feb 2015 Looking Outward, Inward, Homeward: a talk by Dr Ellen Stofan, NASA Chief Scientist
  • Ellen Stofan (Chief Scientist National Aeronautics and Space Administration)
25 Feb 2015 Quasi-Finite Bases For Virtual Corrections In Quantum Field Theory
  • Robert Schabinger (MITP, Mainz)
25 Feb 2015 Poland-Sheraga Model of DNA denaturation
  • Martin Evans
23 Feb 2015 Microrheology with Optical Tweezers: Principles and Applications
  • Manlio Tassieri (University of Glasgow)
19 Feb 2015 The Big ILW Physics Lecture
17 Feb 2015 Neutrino Astrophysics
  • Ryan Nicol (University College London)
16 Feb 2015 The life of a bicontinuous Pickering emulsion: structure, dynamics and the role of particle size
  • Matthew Reeves
13 Feb 2015 Pattern Formation and Collective Phenomena in Biological Systems
  • Erwin Frey (LMU Munich)
13 Feb 2015 Charging of Poly(methyl methacrylate) (PMMA) Colloids in Cyclohexyl Bromide: Locking, Size Dependence, and Particle Mixtures
  • Andrew Schofield
11 Feb 2015 Diffusion with long-range memory
  • Tunrayo Adeleke-Larodo (University of Oxford)
11 Feb 2015 Heavy quark (pair) physics with LHCb
  • Rhorry Gauld (IPPP, Durham)
09 Feb 2015 The optimization of swimming
  • Tom Ives
06 Feb 2015 The Origin of Membrane Bioenergetics
  • Toby Samuels
04 Feb 2015 Functions associated to Feynman integrals and elliptic curves
  • Stefan Weinzierl (MITP, Mainz)
04 Feb 2015 Mean field theory of a polymer in a random medium and relation to travelling waves
  • Peter Mottishaw
02 Feb 2015 The Habitability of Mars: An Update from Curiosity (and Beagle)
  • John Bridges (Space Research Centre, University of Leicester)
02 Feb 2015 Biphasic Active Nematics
  • Matthew Blow
30 Jan 2015 Personal Thermal Management by Metallic Nanowire-Coated Textile
  • Tao Li
30 Jan 2015 N=8 supergravity and beyond, or: What symmetry can teach us about quantum gravity and unification
  • Hermann Nicolai (Albert-Einstein Institute)
28 Jan 2015 Hidden symmetries of scattering amplitudes and of the Hydrogen atom
  • Simon Caron-Huot (NBI, Copenhagen)
27 Jan 2015 Heart-stopping moments in biomedical imaging – how physics is helping advance cardiac medicine
  • Jonathan Taylor (University of Glasgow)
26 Jan 2015 The Physics of Plasmid Transfer on Microbial Colonies
  • Jakub Pastuszak
23 Jan 2015 A Habitable Fluvio-Lacustrine Environment at Yellowknife Bay, Gale Crater, Mars
  • Petra Schwendner
22 Jan 2015 At the Interface of Physics and Biology, and the Physics and Biology of Interfaces: Inaugural Lecture
  • Cait MacPhee
21 Jan 2015 Theory of Elasticity - applications to the physics of bacteria
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw
21 Jan 2015 The Rosetta mission: What’s going on?
  • Matt Taylor
19 Jan 2015 Role of Solution Conductivity in Self-Electrophoresis
  • Jeffrey Moran (MIT)
16 Jan 2015 Diffusiophoretic Drive for Catalytic Janus Particles
  • Joost de Gaaf (University of Stuttgart)
16 Jan 2015 Real-time monitoring of quorum sensing in 3D-printed bacterial aggregates using scanning electrochemical microscopy
  • Gavin Melaugh
14 Jan 2015 Dark Nuclear Physics
  • Matthew McCullough (CERN)
13 Jan 2015 An Ecology on Mars? Lines of Evidence and Suggested Investigations
  • Dirk Schulze-Makuch (Washington State University)
12 Jan 2015 Thermal fluctuations: a tool to study simple fluids and binary mixtures at the micrometre scale
  • Clemence Devailly
05 Jan 2015 NERC training course: Quantifying The Environment II
07 Jan 2015 Higgs Symposium on Scientific Challenges and Big Computing
2014
19 Dec 2014 Emerging predictable features of replicated biological invasion fronts
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw
16 Dec 2014 Calculating Higgs production at N3LO
  • Falko Dulat (ETH, Zurich)
12 Dec 2014 Complex Networks Workshop: Theory and Applications
12 Dec 2014 New Horizons in Quantum Criticality
  • Andrew Green (UCL)
12 Dec 2014 A latent capacity for evolutionary innovation through exaptation in metabolic systems
  • Steven Court
10 Dec 2014 Yang-Mills-Einstein Theory as a Double Copy
  • Henrik Johansson (University of Uppsala)
08 Dec 2014 Life in Deep Salts
  • Samuel Payler
05 Dec 2014 DNA supercoiling: A regulatory signal for the λ repressor
04 Dec 2014 IoP Scotland Open Meeting
03 Dec 2014 Mathematical rules of reasonable expectation
  • Richard Blythe
03 Dec 2014 New SCFTs From M5-Branes
  • Brian Wecht (Queen Mary, University of London)
02 Dec 2014 Space weather: Institute of Physics Edinburgh lecture
  • Jonathan Eastwood (Imperial)
02 Dec 2014 Ecosystem processes in the dry valleys of Antarctica
  • David W. Hopkins (The Royal Agricultural University)
02 Dec 2014 Dark matter searches at the LHC
  • Bjoern Penning (Imperial College London)
01 Dec 2014 LiFi and Wifi workshop
28 Nov 2014 Scaling laws governing stochastic growth and division of single bacterial cells
  • Juraj Nossan
28 Nov 2014 Rotation and Convection in the Sun
  • Steven Balbus (Oxford)
27 Nov 2014 Loops and Lepton-Flavour in Randall-Sundrum-like Models R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Jurgen Rohrwild (University of Oxford)
26 Nov 2014 Density functional theory in electronic structure calculations
  • Andreas Hermann
25 Nov 2014 Recent thaw on Mars: evidence from Earth analogues and high-resolution elevation data
  • Susan Conway (The Open University)
24 Nov 2014 On Bone, Shells, and More: Understanding Nature?s Strategies for the Formation of Mineralised Tissues
  • Fabio Nudelman (School of Chemistry, University of Edinburgh)
21 Nov 2014 Postgraduate Open Day
21 Nov 2014 Workshop on Women in HPC at SC14: Showcasing Women in High Performance Computing
21 Nov 2014 The Copenhagen Interpretation Born Again
  • Tim Hollowood (Swansea University)
20 Nov 2014 'On narrow roads to the north: a physicist travels to Fukushima': IOP Scotland Public Lecture
  • Bjoern Seitz (University of Glasgow)
19 Nov 2014 Demystifying Big Data
19 Nov 2014 Modelling Interfacial Growth: An Introduction to the KPZ equation
  • Justin Whitehouse
19 Nov 2014 Precision Constraints on Higgs and Z couplings R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Joachim Brod (Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz)
17 Nov 2014 Kinetic and mechanical aspects of metastasis
  • Chay Paterson
15 Nov 2014 Faith and Cosmology Conference
14 Nov 2014 Life cycles, fitness decoupling and the evolution of multicellularity
  • Timothy Bush
14 Nov 2014 The Higgs Enigma & Maximally Natural Supersymmetry"
14 Nov 2014 The Transfer of Science and Philosophy Across Religious Boundaries in the Middle Ages
13 Nov 2014 Electron-phonon coupling, anharmonic phonons, and snowflakes
  • Richard Needs (University of Cambridge)
12 Nov 2014 Multichannel one-to-two transition in a finite volume R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Maxwell T. Hansen (University of Mainz)
12 Nov 2014 Friction, drag, and Rayleigh dissipation functions
  • Chay Paterson
12 Nov 2014 Watch the Rosetta probe land on Comet 67P
11 Nov 2014 Detectors and Physics at CLIC R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Philipp Roloff (CERN)
11 Nov 2014 Isotope and Redox Geochemistry of Sulfur in Earth System Processes: Insights into Organic-Inorganic Sulfur Formation and Cycling in Modern, Ancient and Prebiotic Environments
  • Harry Oduro (Laboratory for Stable Isotopes & Organic Geochemistry, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of St Andrews)
10 Nov 2014 Modelling biological evolution: phenotype switching in a static landscape
  • Andrew Tadrowski
07 Nov 2014 Soft Colloidal Scaffolds Capable of Elastic Recovery after Large Compressive Strains
  • Ben Guy
05 Nov 2014 Pure gravity amplitudes via color-kinematics duality in the fundamental representation
  • Alexander Ochirov
04 Nov 2014 ATLAS Higgs results
  • Ludovica Aperio Bella (Birmingham University)
03 Nov 2014 Purely Elastic Turbulence and Exact Coherent Structures
  • Toby Searle
29 Oct 2014 Beyond threshold corrections for N3LO Higgs boson production
  • Bernhard Mistlberger (ETH, Zurich)
29 Oct 2014 The Theory of Colour
  • Tom Ives
28 Oct 2014 "That's the story": an interview with Roy Glauber
28 Oct 2014 Quarkonium production in the LHC era: From puzzles to understanding R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Valentin Knuenz (Vienna University)
28 Oct 2014 Nuclear Astrophysics at the CIRCE Laboratory
27 Oct 2014 The Soft Face of Graphene
  • Dongyu Cai
24 Oct 2014 Membrane Binding of MinE Allows for a Comprehensive Description of Min-Protein Pattern Formation
  • Chay Paterson
24 Oct 2014 Repurposing the Large Hadron Collider
  • John Jowett (CERN)
23 Oct 2014 EPSRC workshop on Non-equilibrium Processes at Negative Temperature
22 Oct 2014 Towards Higher Spin Interactions from Holography: Four point exchanges<
  • Dmitry Ponomarev (LMU Munich)
22 Oct 2014 "Non-integer Replicas" and the random energy model (REM)
  • Peter Mottishaw
21 Oct 2014 Physics of Life in Extreme Environments
  • Joe Zaccai (Institut Laue Langevin in Grenoble)
20 Oct 2014 Overview of Disordered Systems and some Progress with the Replica Method
  • Peter Mottishaw
17 Oct 2014 Mechanical and Microscopic Properties of the Reversible Plastic Regime in a 2D Jammed Material
  • Simon Weir
15 Oct 2014 Introduction to the Directed Percolation Universality Class and the Contact Process
  • Martin Evans
15 Oct 2014 Comparing high-energy with infrared factorisations in four-parton scattering amplitudes in QCD
  • Leonardo Vernazza
13 Oct 2014 Assembling Ellipsoidal Particles at Fluid Interfaces using Switchable Dipolar Capillary Interactions
  • Gary Davies (University College London)
10 Oct 2014 Tangling of Tethered Swimmers: Interactions between Two Nematodes
  • Aidan Brown
08 Oct 2014 Lattice-Boltzmann Part 2: LB as Solver for Partial Differential Equations and Multiple Relaxation Time Models
  • Oliver Henrich
07 Oct 2014 The Chilean Altiplano: A High Altitude Analogue for Mars and the Early Earth
  • Vernon Phoenix (School of Geographical and Earth Sciences, University of Glasgow)
03 Oct 2014 The knotted strands of life
  • Enzo Orlandini (University of Padova)
03 Oct 2014 Impact-activated solidification of dense suspensions via dynamic jamming fronts
  • Job Thijssen
02 Oct 2014 Finite Automata and the Infinite: 2014 annual Milner Lecture
  • Wolfgang Thomas
01 Oct 2014 Multiple Relaxation Times in the Lattice Boltzmann Method
  • Oliver Henrich
30 Sep 2014 Scottish Universities Life Science Alliance (SULSA)'s 6th Annual Symposium
30 Sep 2014 How Humans (and Machines) Integrate Language and Vision: Inaugural Lecture
  • Frank Keller (Personal Chair in Computational Cognitive Science)
29 Sep 2014 Lattice Measurement of the Delta I=1/2 Contribution to Standard Model Direct CP-Violation in K->pi-pi Decays at Physical Kinematics
  • Christopher Kelly (Columbia University, New York)
29 Sep 2014 Mechanics of the cell interface studied by model membrane systems
  • Margarita Staykova (Durham University)
26 Sep 2014 "Doors Open Late" and "Doors Open Day"
25 Sep 2014 Putting the ‘f’ in Chemistry: Inaugural Lecture
  • Polly L. Arnold (Crum Brown Chair of Chemistry)
25 Sep 2014 Climate Change: The world is warming, what next? Exploring the frontiers of climate science
  • Julia Slingo (DBE Chief Scientist, UK Meteorological Office)
24 Sep 2014 How to build a stochastic bridge
  • Juraj Nossan
22 Sep 2014 Self-assembly of dipeptides at interfaces
  • Tao Li
18 Sep 2014 Cross-order Integral Relations from Maximal Cuts
  • Kasper Larsen (ETH Zurich)
17 Sep 2014 Correlated Extreme Values in Branching Brownian Motion
  • Kabir Ramola (LPTMS France)
09 Sep 2014 State-of-the-Art Tests of Lepton Number Violation and Seesaw Mechanisms
  • Richard Ruiz (University of Pittsburgh)
27 Aug 2014 Materials for Quantum Technologies workshop
26 Aug 2014 igh-energy QCD amplitudes at two loops and beyond
  • Giulo Falcioni (Università di Torino/INFN Torino)
11 Aug 2014 Extracting equilibrium and dynamic properties from molecular dynamics simulations
  • Antonia Mey (FU Berlin)
08 Aug 2014 Gravitational redshifts in cosmology
  • Nick Kaiser (IfA, University of Hawaii)
07 Aug 2014 Determining molecular orientation in organic semi-conductor thin films
  • Eva Herzig (University of Edinburgh)
05 Aug 2014 'We happy few, we band of brothers' : Cooperation and spatial structure in bacterial biofilms
  • Vernita Gordon (University of Edinburgh)
28 Jul 2014 Time resolved infrared spectroscopy for the study of solar energy conversion processes in plants and bacteria
  • Gary Hastings (Georgia State University)
22 Jul 2014 Inerters and Formula 1: ICMS public lecture
  • Malcolm Smith (Cambridge University)
14 Jul 2014 Breaking immiscibility : Dissolving large ratios of natural gas in water under extreme conditions
  • Ciprian Pruteanu
07 Jul 2014 High-pressure Hydrogen Inclusion Compounds
  • Mary-Ellen Donnelly
30 Jun 2014 Bridging the gap between colloidal and granular rheology
  • Ben Guy
30 Jun 2014 Charm resonances gone topsy turvy in B->Kll
  • Roman Zwicky
27 Jun 2014 Ciliary contact interactions dominate surface scattering of swimming eukaryotes
  • Jochen Arlt
25 Jun 2014 Boring (?) First-Order Transitions
  • Des Johnston (Heriot-Watt University)
23 Jun 2014 Development of an advanced scanning transmission electron microscope for material science research: Sir Martin Wood Lecture
  • Naoya Shibata of the University of Tokyo
20 Jun 2014 Statistical mechanics of quantum complex networks
  • Ginestra Bianconi (Queen Mary University London)
20 Jun 2014 Self-assembly of Janus ellipsoids
  • Michael J. Solomon (University of Michigan Ann Arbor)
16 Jun 2014 SINAPSE Annual Scientific Meeting and SPIRIT Showcase
16 Jun 2014 The Princess and the Pea: mechanical transparency in a marginal bead pack
  • Thomas A. Witten (University of Chicago)
13 Jun 2014 Chiral symmetry breaking and surface faceting in chromonic liquid crystal droplets with giant elastic anisotropy
  • Anne Pawsey
12 Jun 2014 A Beginner's Guide to Quantum Information: Glasgow series of IoP Scotland public lectures
  • Sarah Croke (Quantum Theory Group, University of Glasgow)
11 Jun 2014 The Lorentz Reciprocal Theorem
  • Aidan Brown
10 Jun 2014 The Challenge of Galaxy Formation
  • Joseph Silk (Oxford Physics)
09 Jun 2014 Two stage diamond anvil cells for higher pressure
  • Mungo Frost
06 Jun 2014 Studying bacterial hydrophobicity and biofilm formation at liquid-liquid interfaces through interfacial rheology and pendant drop tensiometry
  • Dana Vladescu
04 Jun 2014 Why generating functionology?
  • Alexander Slowman
04 Jun 2014 On next-to-eikonal corrections to threshold resummation for electroweak annihilation cross sections
  • Leonardo Vernazza
03 Jun 2014 The exploration of Antarctic subglacial lakes
  • David Pearce (Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Northumbria University)
02 Jun 2014 Physicochemical constraints on the habitability of extreme, Mars relevant brines
  • Mark Fox-Powell
30 May 2014 Predictive Polymer Modeling Reveals Coupled Fluctuations in Chromosome Conformation and Transcription
  • Chris Brackley
28 May 2014 Recent progress in Higgs analyses
  • Veronica Sanz (University of Sussex)
28 May 2014 See the steady states for the trees
  • Alexander Slowman
26 May 2014 Active Matter at high density
  • Silke Henkes (University of Aberdeen)
25 May 2014 LBL Neutrino-Oscillations
  • Alfons Weber (University of Oxford)
23 May 2014 Transport Powered by Bacterial Turbulence
  • Aidan Brown
22 May 2014 Homogeneous Catalysis - from Molecules to Processes: Inaugural lecture
  • Dieter Vogt (Chair of Industrial Chemistry at Edinburgh University)
21 May 2014 Extreme value statistics with an application to disordered systems
  • Peter Mottishaw
21 May 2014 The search for beyond the standard model physics  through Higgs couplings at two-loop level
  • Christine Hartmann
20 May 2014 Adventures in Numerical SETI
  • Duncan Forgan (Royal Observatory Edinburgh)
19 May 2014 Self-assembling bacterial colonies & the need for the third dimension
  • Alexander McVey
16 May 2014 The Z(4430)- resonance and other exotic results from the LHCb experiment R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Greig Cowan
16 May 2014 Emergent Collective Phenomena in a Mixture of Hard Shapes through Active Rotation
  • Joakim Stenhammar
14 May 2014 How planes stay up: the classical theory of lift on fixed wings
  • Chay Paterson
14 May 2014 Watching a Little Gas Cloud on its Way into the Galactic Supermassive Black Hole
  • Andreas Burkert (LMU Munich)
14 May 2014 Determination of the top quark mass at the LHC with emphasis on the theoretical uncertainties R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Alexander Mitov (University of Cambridge)
13 May 2014 Search for rare and forbidden Kaon decays at NA62
  • Cristina Lazzeroni (Birmingham University)
13 May 2014 Muss Es Sein? - Epigraph to a String Quartet: theory of superstrings public lecture
  • Yang-Hui He (City University London; Nankai University & Merton College, Oxford)
12 May 2014 Functional bionanomaterials from the assembly of protein-polymer surfactant conjugates
  • Adam Perriman (University of Bristol)
09 May 2014 Integrand reduction techniques at one and higher loops R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Tiziano Peraro
09 May 2014 Is the Voter Model a Model for Voters
  • Richard Blythe
07 May 2014 New cosmological concordance with massive sterile neutrinos?
  • Hiranya Peiris (University College London)
06 May 2014 The Meaning of Matter, the Trouble with Time: philosophy of physics conference
05 May 2014 A mean field theory for relaxor piezoelectrics and the piezoelectric transistor
  • Flaviu Cipcigan
02 May 2014 Bending forces plastically deform growing bacterial cell walls
  • Joe Forth
30 Apr 2014 Superradiance and the Dicke model
  • Jonathan Keeling (St. Andrews)
29 Apr 2014 Fast-mode elimination in stochastic metapopulation models: Special MathBio-Higgs Colloquium
  • Alan McKane (School of Physics & Astronomy, The University of Manchester)
29 Apr 2014 Measuring CMB B-Mode Polarisation and Cosmological Inflation
  • Andy Taylor
28 Apr 2014 How do proteins adsorb at water/oil interfaces? The example of a bacterial hydrophobin
  • Giovanni Brandani
28 Apr 2014 3 Minute Thesis: College of Science & Engineering Final
25 Apr 2014 BICEP2 and inflationary gravitational waves
  • Andrew Liddle
25 Apr 2014 WISE 2014 workshop
23 Apr 2014 A Hands-On Introduction to HPC
23 Apr 2014 Understanding more about non-supersymmetric dualities
  • Steve Abel (Durham)
22 Apr 2014 SUSY model building for a 126 GeV Higgs R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Moritz McGarrie (Wits University)
22 Apr 2014 Fabrication and Device Issues for III-N Based Materials and Devices: SUPA Distinguished Visitor Seminar
  • Peter J Parbrook (Tyndall National Institute, University College Cork)
16 Apr 2014 Higgs Compositeness from Direct Searches R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Andrea Wulzer (INFN Padova)
14 Apr 2014 The Role of Contact Angle in High Shear Granulation
  • Daniel Hodgson
10 Apr 2014 Special issues in the analysis of nuclear physics data: SUPA Distinguished Visitor lecture
  • Frank Strieder
11 Apr 2014 Shapes of a Suspended Curly Hair
  • Alexander McVey
09 Apr 2014 An introduction to (multiple) polylogarithms and their symbology
  • Herbert Gangl (Durham)
08 Apr 2014 Detecting life in extrasolar planetary atmospheres
  • Mark Claire (University of St. Andrews)
07 Apr 2014 Don't Forget Your Tail! A Moving Condensate Maintained by its Tail
  • Justin Whitehouse
04 Apr 2014 Janus-Like Pickering Emulsions And Their Controllable Coalescence
  • Dongyu Cai
03 Apr 2014 SU2P Workshop on High-Power Lasers at the Forefront of Science and Technology (HPLSCITECH)
31 Mar 2014 Tuning the electronic properties of Sr3Ir2O7 via electron doping
  • Emily Hunter
28 Mar 2014 Possible Implications For Science And Engineering In Scotland In The Independecne Debate
  • Alexander McVey
26 Mar 2014 The Black-Scholes model of derivative pricing
  • Fred Farrell
24 Mar 2014 Confirmed
  • Ruud van der Sman (Wageningen UR Food & Biobased Research)
20 Mar 2014 How Waves Organise Turbulence
  • Peter Davidson (University of Cambridge)
20 Mar 2014 Dynamics of baroclinic multiple zonal jets and ambient eddies
  • Pavel Berloff (Imperial College London)
19 Mar 2014 Fluctuation theorems part 2
  • Juraj Nossan
19 Mar 2014 A New Class of QFTs: from D-branes to the Geometry of Scattering Amplitudes
  • Sebastian Franco (Durham)
18 Mar 2014 Higgs Particle, Technidilaton and Gauge-gravity Dualities
  • Maurizio Piai (Swansea University)
18 Mar 2014 Can cosmic rays give insights into hadronic physics above LHC energies?
  • Alan Watson (University of Leeds)
17 Mar 2014 The impact of microscale fluid motion on the ecology of marine phytoplankton and soil bacteria
  • William Durham (University of Oxford)
17 Mar 2014 The Large Synoptic Survey Telescope
  • Ian Shipsey (University of Oxford)
14 Mar 2014 Bounding the Higgs width at the LHC R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Richard Keith Ellis (Fermilab)
14 Mar 2014 Old and New Results from the Cosmic Microwave Background
  • Andrew Jaffe (Imperial College London)
14 Mar 2014 The sudden collapse of pollinator communities
  • Catherine Mills
13 Mar 2014 Unconscious bias and gender equality in Physics: IOP Workshop
13 Mar 2014 Making the world’s best clock
  • Jun Ye (JILA, NIST/Colorado)
12 Mar 2014 From multiple unitarity cuts to the coproduct of Feynman integrals R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Samuel Abreu
12 Mar 2014 Fluctuation theorems
  • Juraj Nossan
11 Mar 2014 The Vibration of Exploration
  • Patrick Harkness (University of Glasgow)
10 Mar 2014 Return of the silver bullet or avoiding Groundhog Day? Auto-parallelisation reloaded: Inaugural Lecture
  • Michael O'Boyle (Personal Chair in Computer Science)
07 Mar 2014 Relationship between surface hydrophobicity and water bounces - a dynamic method for accessing surface hydrophobicity
  • Daniel Hodgson
06 Mar 2014 Bionic hearing: the science and the experience R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Ian Shipsey (University of Oxford)
05 Mar 2014 Introduction to Condensation in the Zero Range Process (ZRP) and My Research
  • Justin Whitehouse
03 Mar 2014 How does MRSA grow and divide?
  • Bob Turner (University of Sheffield)
24 Feb 2014 Assessing the Optimum Geometry of Pre-formed Aggregates in Biofilms
  • Gavin Melaugh
21 Feb 2014 Competition-Induced Criticality in a Model of Meme Popularity
  • Justin Whitehouse
21 Feb 2014 Building Habitable Worlds: one-day symposium for early-career researchers
19 Feb 2014 First passage processes and electrostatics
  • Jakub Pastuszak
17 Feb 2014 The Composition of Caramel and its Rheology
  • Simon Weir
14 Feb 2014 Turbulence drives microscale patches of motile phytoplankton
  • Toby Searle
13 Feb 2014 Quantum Technologies Workshop: SUPA colloquium
  • Leo Hollberg (Stanford University)
  • Stefan Hild (University of Glasgow)
  • Stefan Kuhr (University of Strathclyde)
12 Feb 2014 Percolation theory, part 3
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw
11 Feb 2014 Sustainable energy - without the hot air: IOP lecture
  • David J.C. MacKay (Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge)
11 Feb 2014 Entanglement
  • Jose-Ignacio Latorre (Barcelona)
10 Feb 2014 Modelling and simulation of deformable particles in external flow fields at negligible and finite inertia
  • Timm Kruger (School of Engineering)
07 Feb 2014 Understanding the Surface Potential of Water
  • Flaviu Cipcigan
05 Feb 2014 Percolation theory, part 2
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw
05 Feb 2014 High multiplicity QCD at Next-to-leading order R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Simon Badger
04 Feb 2014 Current T2K Status and Hyper-Kamiokande Perspectives R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Francesca di Lodovico (Queen Mary, University of London)
04 Feb 2014 Nitrogen speciation in mantle aqueous fluids and the tectonic implications for the origin of Earth's unique atmosphere
  • Sami Mikhail (University of Edinburgh)
03 Feb 2014 Interactions of Short Antimicrobial Peptides with Bacteria
  • Benjamin Little
31 Jan 2014 Bacterial Natural Transformation By Highly Fragmented And Damaged DNA
  • Casey Bryce
31 Jan 2014 Heavy Flavour Physics at the Large Hadron Collider
  • Ulrik Egede (Imperial College)
30 Jan 2014 When does the gluon reggeize?
  • Simon Caron-Huot (NBI, Copenhagen)
29 Jan 2014 Percolation theory
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw
29 Jan 2014 Non-perturbative propagators and running coupling in the conformal window of QCD
  • Markus Hopfer (Graz)
28 Jan 2014 Physics and Detectors at the International Linear Collider
  • Mark Thomson (University of Cambridge)
27 Jan 2014 Making and breaking bridges in Pickering emulsions
  • David French
24 Jan 2014 Targeted delivery of colloids by swimming bacteria
  • Michiel Hermes
22 Jan 2014 Bayesian methods (with a bit of cosmology)
  • Andrew Liddle
20 Jan 2014 Three faces of condensation
  • Juraj Nossan
17 Jan 2014 Confocal Raman Spectroscopy of Whole Hairs
  • Benjamin Little
15 Jan 2014 Spatial modelling in biogeochemistry
  • Timothy Bush
14 Jan 2014 Wetting and sticking on soft surfaces
  • Rob Styles (University of Yale)
14 Jan 2014 Low-Dimensional Molecular Systems: IOP lecture
  • Graham Leggett (University of Sheffield)
13 Jan 2014 Particle-Based Methods for Simulation of Complex Fluids
  • Ron Larson (University of Michigan)
10 Jan 2014 Fifty Years To Prove Malthus Right
  • Graeme Ackland
08 Jan 2014 Directions in Theoretical Physics
10 Jan 2014 Efficient collective motion of molecular motors
  • Ignacio Pagonabarraga (University of Barcelona)
07 Jan 2014 Reversible and irreversible dynamics in a sheared Wigner crystal
  • Bruno Eckhart (Philipps-Universität Marburg)
2013
19 Dec 2013 International Year of Light 2015: talk by Prof John Dudley
  • John Dudley (President of the European Physical Society)
18 Dec 2013 Solving differential equations with (pseudo-)spectral methods
  • Alexander Morozov
17 Dec 2013 Quantum technologies using electron and nuclear spins: IOP Edinburgh lecture
  • John Morton (UCL)
16 Dec 2013 Bacterial chemotaxis in confining geometries
  • Elliot Marsden
13 Dec 2013 Cooperativity and the Freezing of Molecular Motion at the Glass Transition
  • Martin Evans
12 Dec 2013 GAIA talk: SUPA
  • Ian Bonnell (St Andrews)
11 Dec 2013 Morse Theory and van Hove Singularities - part 2
  • Chay Paterson
11 Dec 2013 From gluons to gravitons in the soft limit
  • Christopher White (University of Glasgow)
10 Dec 2013 Botanica Mathematica - a textile taxonomy of mathematical plants: International Centre for Mathematical Sciences (ICMS) public lecture
  • Julia Collins (University of Edinburgh (School of Mathematics))
  • Madeleine Shepherd (ICMS Communication Officer)
09 Dec 2013 Resonances and scattering states in lattice QCD: the pion-nucleon system
  • Valentina Verduci
09 Dec 2013 How does biodiversity occur?
  • Catherine Mills
06 Dec 2013 Conformal Bootstrap in diverse dimensions
  • Ferdinando Gliozzi (INFN)
06 Dec 2013 Geometric Friction Directs Cell Migration
  • Elliot Marsden
04 Dec 2013 Morse Theory and van Hove Singularities
  • Chay Paterson
03 Dec 2013 Microbiology of hostile environments
  • John Hallsworth (Queen's University Belfast)
29 Nov 2013 Phase separation dynamics in colloid-polymer mixtures: the effect of interaction range
  • Matthew Reeves
29 Nov 2013 Particle Fever
  • David E. Kaplan (Johns Hopkins University)
28 Nov 2013 The Higgs boson and our life
  • Fabiola Gianotti (CERN)
27 Nov 2013 Speed of secondary wave in a coupled Fisher wave system
  • Martin Evans
27 Nov 2013 Studying the Higgs boson with the ATLAS experiment
  • Fabiola Gianotti (CERN)
26 Nov 2013 Physics near the conformal boundary in SU(3) gauge theory
  • Yasuchimi Aoki (Nagoya)
25 Nov 2013 Designing and Understanding Microporosity in Liquids
  • Mario G. del Popolo (Universidad Nacional de Cuyo Argentina)
22 Nov 2013 Periodic Migration in a Physical Model of Cells on Micropatterns
  • Giovanni Brandani
21 Nov 2013 History-Dependence and Tipping Points in Patterns of Whole Ecosystems: International Centre for Mathematical Sciences (ICMS) public lecture
  • Jonathan Sherratt (Heriot Watt University, School of Mathematics and Computer Science)
21 Nov 2013 A tale of two factorizations
  • Lorenzo Magnea (Torino)
21 Nov 2013 Review of the first year (half-Martian year) of measurements of the Rover Environmental Monitoring Station on the Mars Science Lab
  • Javier Martin-Torres (Instituto Andaluz de Ciencias de la Tierra (CSIC-UGR), Granada, Spain)
21 Nov 2013 Hunting the Higgs boson
  • Victoria Martin
21 Nov 2013 Why are we here?
  • Martin Hendry
20 Nov 2013 Introduction to the Fisher equation and travelling waves
  • Martin Evans
20 Nov 2013 Non-perturbative Gauge-Higgs Unification R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Francesco Knechtli (Wuppertal)
19 Nov 2013 Archaeology of Exo-Terrestrial Planetary Systems: 2013-2014 Edinburgh series of IOP Lectures
  • Jay Farihi (University of Cambridge)
19 Nov 2013 Studying neutrinos with the T2K experiment
  • Matthew Malek (Imperial College London)
19 Nov 2013 The Search for Gravitational Waves on ground and in space
  • Jim Hough (University of Glasgow)
18 Nov 2013 Sources of organic electron donors for microbial iron reduction in the subsurface of Earth and Mars
  • Sophie Nixon
15 Nov 2013 Emergence of macroscopic directed motion in populations of motile colloids
  • Alexander Morozov
15 Nov 2013 Applying Tensor Network Techniques to Lattice Gauge Theories
  • Mari Carmen Banuls (MPI, Munich)
13 Nov 2013 Muon g-2 on the lattice: The Challenge R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Santi Peris (IFAE/UAB)
13 Nov 2013 Introduction to the Backward Fokker-Planck equation
  • Richard Blythe
12 Nov 2013 Searching for dark matter in the Black Hills of South Dakota: first results from the LUX experiment
  • Jim Dobson
11 Nov 2013 Rheology of emulsions: is jamming a phase transition?
  • Daniel Bonn (The University of Amsterdam)
11 Nov 2013 The stability of stationary turbulent flows as a problem in non-equilibrium statistical mechanics
  • Roderick Dewar (Australian National University)
08 Nov 2013 Helical Colloidal Sphere Structures through Thermo-Reversible Co-Assembly with Molecular Microtubes
  • Niek Hijnen
06 Nov 2013 Colour-kinematics Duality
  • Donal O'Connell
06 Nov 2013 Applications of Nanomedicine in Diabetes: John Anderson Colloquium
  • John Pickup (Kings College London School of Medicine)
05 Nov 2013 Stable isotope insights into early Earth environments
  • Aubrey Zerkle (University of St Andrews)
04 Nov 2013 Class Medals and Certificates of Merit: presentation ceremony
04 Nov 2013 Micelle-like behaviour in a pure fluid of spherical particles with competing interactions
  • Martin Sweatman (University of Edinburgh)
01 Nov 2013 Stabilizing Liquid Drops in Nonequilibrium Shapes by the Interfacial Jamming of Nanoparticles
30 Oct 2013 Higgs Portal to New Physics R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Valentin Khoze (IPPP, Durham University)
30 Oct 2013 The random energy model
  • Peter Mottishaw
28 Oct 2013 Mixed Lipid- and Particle-Covered Interfaces
  • Joe Forth
25 Oct 2013 Structural and molecular interrogation of intact biological systems
  • Jakub Pastuszak
23 Oct 2013 The gradient flow and the determination of alpha_s R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Alberto Ramos (DESY)
21 Oct 2013 Bioinspired Soft Machines
  • Adam Stokes (University of Edinburgh)
18 Oct 2013 Shape Alloys of Nanorods and Nanospheres from Self-Assembly
  • Tao Li
16 Oct 2013 Effective Lagrangian for the Higgs
  • Adam Falkowski (LPT Orsay)
16 Oct 2013 An introduction to spin glasses
  • Peter Mottishaw
15 Oct 2013 The mathematics of biodiversity: International Centre for Mathematical Sciences (ICMS) public lecture
  • Tom Leinster (University of Edinburgh (School of Mathematics))
15 Oct 2013 Heterogenous microbial habitability on Mars and its implications for the search for life
  • Frances Westall (CNRS-Centre de Biophysique Moléculaire, Orléans, France)
14 Oct 2013 On small bacterial colonies as active 2d nematics
  • Dario Dell'Arciprete
14 Oct 2013 Games, Auctions, Learning, and the Price of Anarchy: The 2013 Milner Lecture
  • Eva Tardos (Cornell University)
11 Oct 2013 Direct Measurement of the Free Energy of Aging Hard Sphere Colloidal Glasses
  • Andrew Schofield
10 Oct 2013 The Solution to a Fifty Year Old Mystery
  • Frank Close (University of Oxford)
10 Oct 2013 Atoms to devices: R&D workshop
09 Oct 2013 Clay particles in suspension and at interfaces
  • Jeroen Van Duijneveldt (University of Bristol)
09 Oct 2013 An Introduction to Large Deviation Functions
  • Justin Whitehouse
08 Oct 2013 Atmospheric biosignatures as tools in search for life on exoplanets
  • Kai Finster (University of Aarhus, Denmark)
07 Oct 2013 Antimicrobial Peptide Induced Electroporation of Lipid Bilayers using Molecular Dynamics
  • Matthew Carr
04 Oct 2013 Microscopic Mechanism for Shear Thickening of Non-Brownian Suspensions
  • Mike Cates
02 Oct 2013 First passage times in random walks and diffusion
  • Martin Evans
01 Oct 2013 Clues from Martian meteorites for the evolution of CO2 and H2O on Mars
  • Tim Tomkinson (University of Glasgow)
30 Sep 2013 On the rocks: nutrient uptake from the planetary crust
  • Casey Bryce
27 Sep 2013 Testing General Relativity with Cosmology
  • Pedro Ferreira (University of Oxford)
25 Sep 2013 UHECR and extensions of the Standard Model R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Denis Dietrich (Goethe University Frankfurt)
23 Sep 2013 Application of Next Generation Accelerators: Annual Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) conference
19 Sep 2013 Scientific and Technical Priorities in Geological Repositories: Science and Space Technologies
20 Sep 2013 Soft Matter in Motion
  • Eric Lauga (DAMTP, Cambridge)
12 Sep 2013 Oscillatory pipe flow of a wormlike micellar solution
  • Jordi Ortin (Universitat de Barcelona)
11 Sep 2013 Workshop for research software engineers
09 Sep 2013 22nd European Workshop on Heterostructure Technology (HETECH)
02 Sep 2013 Conference: Control and applications of light at the nanoscale
02 Sep 2013 Higgs Centre Workshop on Topological Quantum Matter
02 Sep 2013 Complex molecules at interfaces - insights from simulation
  • David Cheung (University of Strathclyde)
30 Aug 2013 Complex extensions of quantum mechanics
  • Carl Bender (Washington University)
22 Aug 2013 Interference Radiative Corrections to the Proton's Weak Charge
  • Nathan Luke Hall (The University of Adelaide)
24 Jul 2013 Can digital organisms teach us anything about biological evolution?
  • Marcin Zagorski (Institute of Physics at Jagiellonian University)
16 Jul 2013 The Alpha experiment and the future for gravity antimatter measurements with Aegis
  • James Storey (University Bern)
03 Jul 2013 SUPA: Lectures on quantum physics for quantum information by Prof. Paris
  • Matteo Paris (University of Milan (Italy))
10 Jul 2013 Search for ttbar resonances with boosted objects and jet substructure
  • Jiahang Zhong (University of Oxford)
10 Jul 2013 Hybrid phase transition in the collapse of multiplex networks
  • Gareth Baxter (University of Aveiro Portugal)
05 Jul 2013 Current fluctuations in non-equilibrium systems
  • Bernard Derrida (Laboratoire de Physique Statistique, ENS)
05 Jul 2013 High throughput search for better nanograined thermoelectrics: SUPA colloquium
  • Jesús Carrete Montaña (CEA-Grenoble)
03 Jul 2013 Statistics at the tip of a branching random walk and simple models of evolution with selection
  • Bernard Derrida (Laboratoire de Physique Statistique, ENS)
28 Jun 2013 To be confirmed
  • Wilson Poon
27 Jun 2013 What buoyancy really is: Archimedes stepping into a crowded bath
  • Roberto Piazza (Dipartimento CMIC Giulio Natta Politecnico di Milano)
26 Jun 2013 Computer simulations of attractive one-patch colloids
  • Teun Vissers
24 Jun 2013 Pillar formation in drying polymer droplets
  • David Fairhurst (University of Edinburgh)
21 Jun 2013 A Brain-to-Brain Interface for Real-Time Sharing of Sensorimotor Information
  • Nico Kronberg
21 Jun 2013 Cosmological Results from Planck 2013 and Beyond
  • Martin White (Berkeley National Laboratory)
20 Jun 2013 A Mass Audience with Higgs
19 Jun 2013 Translation into the clinical environment: a SUPA INSPIRE/Heath Science Scotland Meeting
18 Jun 2013 Rare decays at LHCb
  • Mitesh Patel (Imperial College London)
17 Jun 2013 Swimming droplets: squirmers, topological droplets and their collective dances
  • Shashi Thutupalli (Princeton University)
12 Jun 2013 The Mathematics of Marriage
  • Timothy Bush
10 Jun 2013 Competition between phase separation and crystallization in attractive colloids
  • Barbara Frisken (Simon Fraser University Canada)
07 Jun 2013 Rigidity, Zero Modes, States of Self Stress, Topological States and Surface Phonons in Periodic Networks at or near their Instability Limit
  • Tom Lubensky (University of Pennsylvania)
07 Jun 2013 Reversible dioxygen binding in solvent-free liquid myoglobin
  • Keith Bromley
05 Jun 2013 Degeneracies in inflationary signatures of UV physics R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Rhiannon Gwyn (MPG)
03 Jun 2013 Motility-induced phase separation in suspensions of active Brownian particles
  • Joakim Stenhammar
31 May 2013 Residual Stresses in Glasses
  • Michiel Hermes
31 May 2013 The structure of amplitudes in gauge theory
  • Ruth Britto (Trinity College Dublin)
28 May 2013 Numerical simulations shed light on the organization of topological domains in interphase chromosomes
  • Andrzej Stasiak
27 May 2013 The dispersion of swimming algae: consequences for photobioreactors
  • Ottavio Croze (University of Edinburgh)
24 May 2013 Speeding up of Sedimentation under Confinement
  • Juho Lintuvuori
22 May 2013 Probing Lepton Number Violation on Three Frontiers R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Frank Deppisch (University College London)
22 May 2013 Molecular spiders in one and two dimensions
  • Tibor Antal (University of Edinburgh)
21 May 2013 Understanding the evolution of water and habitability on Mars
  • Peter Grindrod (University College London)
20 May 2013 Imaging the microstructure of colloidal suspensions to understand their non-Newtonian flow behavior
  • Neil Lin (Physics Department Cornell University)
17 May 2013 Growth of non-phototrophic microorganisms using solar energy through mineral photocatalysis
  • Charles Cockell
15 May 2013 The Industrial Revolution for Charm: From Sweatshops to Factories
  • Ayan Paul ( Roma La Sapienza )
14 May 2013 Biomarkers and detection of life in our solar system
  • Zita Martins (Imperial College London)
13 May 2013 Quasars, galaxies and monster black holes: Inaugural Lecture
  • Philip Best
10 May 2013 Random Matrices, Vicious Walkers and Yang-Mills Gauge Theory
  • Satya Majumdar (Université de Paris-Sud)
10 May 2013 Effects of Particle Shape on Growth Dynamics at Edges of Evaporating Drops of Colloidal Suspensions
  • Dario Dell'Arciprete
10 May 2013 Operator Product Expansion Algebra
  • Stefan Hollands (Cardiff)
08 May 2013 Universal record statistics for random walks and Levy flights
  • Satya Majumdar (Université de Paris-Sud)
08 May 2013 UWS Physics Seminar Series: The Enigma of Optical Momentum
  • Stephen Barnett (Professor of Quantum Optics, University of Strathclyde.)
07 May 2013 Searches for massive, long-lived particles with the ATLAS detector at the LHC
  • Nick Barlow (University of Cambridge)
06 May 2013 Motility control in suspensions of swimming cells
  • Vasily Kantsler (University of Cambridge)
03 May 2013 Unified study of glass and jamming rheology in soft particle systems
  • Ben Guy
01 May 2013 Exact solution of a stochastic model for lexicon learning
  • Richard Blythe
29 Apr 2013 High Temperature Studies of Hydrogen and Deuterium at Extreme Pressures
  • Philip Dalladay-Simpson
24 Apr 2013 Revisiting the flocking transition using active spins
  • Julien Tailleur (Universite Paris Diderot-Paris 7)
23 Apr 2013 Search for the SM Higgs boson in WW/ZZ channels at CMS
  • Yanyan Gao
22 Apr 2013 Equality and Diversity: What you need to know and why you need to know it
  • Toni Collis
17 Apr 2013 The 5th UK Astrobiology Society of Britain Conference
19 Apr 2013 No journal club due to conference commitment
  • Ben Guy
15 Apr 2013 SU2P Annual Symposium
15 Apr 2013 Nutrient-dependent switching in microbial ecosystems
  • Timothy Bush
12 Apr 2013 Collective Motion of Moshers at Heavy Metal Concerts
  • Richard Blythe
11 Apr 2013 Scientific & Computational Advances in Fusion Energy Research
  • William Tang (Princeton University/Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory)
09 Apr 2013 Exascale Applications and Software Conference
10 Apr 2013 Density functional theory for hard polyhedra
  • Matthieu Marechal (Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf)
08 Apr 2013 Evolution of combinatorial communication
  • Richard Blythe
05 Apr 2013 'Blue Energy' From Ion Adsorption And Electrode Charging In Sea And River Water
  • Job Thijssen
03 Apr 2013 Onsager's Hard Rod Fluid
  • Oliver Henrich
03 Apr 2013 War on Lambda: fighting the cosmological constant problem
  • Antonio Padilla (Nottingham)
28 Mar 2013 Using the World's Largest Laser to Study Matter at Extreme Energy Density: Exotic Solids to Inertial Fusion
  • G.W. Collins (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, USA)
27 Mar 2013 Inadequacy of zero-width approximation for a light Higgs boson signal R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Nikolas Kauer (University of London)
27 Mar 2013 When eigenvalues aren't enough: problems with linear stability analysis
  • Lawrence Mitchell (EPCC)
26 Mar 2013 Black Holes, White Holes and Bathtub Physics: IOP Lecture
  • Daniele Faccio (Heriot Watt University)
25 Mar 2013 What happens at freezing. A perspective from suspension of hard sphere-like particles
  • Bill van Megen (RMIT University Australia)
22 Mar 2013 Relating Creamy Perception of Whey Protein Enriched Yogurt Systems to Instrumental Data by Means of Multivariate Data Analysis
  • Simon Weir
21 Mar 2013 Multiloops and renormalization schemes for lattice matching
  • John Gracey (University of Liverpool)
20 Mar 2013 Novel approximation methods for stochastic biochemical kinetics
  • Ramon Grima (Systems Biology)
20 Mar 2013 Status of Flavour Physics in 2013 R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Alex Lenz (Durham)
18 Mar 2013 How many different cancers are in a solid tumour?
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw
15 Mar 2013 Modelling dark energy - from a cosmological constant to quintessence to modified theories of gravity
  • Ed Copeland (Nottingham University)
15 Mar 2013 Spontaneous motion in hierarchically assembled active matter
  • Dana Vladescu
13 Mar 2013 Scale Invariance and Conformal Invariance
  • Jean-François Fortin (CERN)
13 Mar 2013 Dispersion in cellular flows
  • Jacques Vanneste (Mathematics)
11 Mar 2013 The self-assembly of the tooth enamel protein, amelogenin
  • Keith Bromley
08 Mar 2013 Predicting the mechanisms of H-NS – DNA assembly
  • Jocelyne Vreede (University of Amsterdam)
08 Mar 2013 Motile Matter
  • Sriram Ramaswamy (TIFR/Tata)
06 Mar 2013 Gravitational waves from first order phase transitions in the early universe
  • David Weir (Helsinki)
06 Mar 2013 Modelling the tree of life
  • Fred Farrell
04 Mar 2013 The propulsion mechanism of catalytic Janus swimmers
  • Aidan Brown
01 Mar 2013 Confined Active Nematic Flow in Cylindrical Capillaries
  • Adriano Tiribocchi
01 Mar 2013 Searching for new physics in the primordial density perturbation
  • David Seery (University of Sussex)
27 Feb 2013 Bayesian statistics
  • Elco Bakker (Systems Biology)
26 Feb 2013 JUICE (JUpiter ICy moon Explorer)
  • Michele Dougherty (Imperial College London)
25 Feb 2013 Super-resolution imaging of rapid biological processes in real-time
  • Rory Duncan (Heriot-Watt University)
22 Feb 2013 Adaptation to a new environment allows cooperators to purge cheaters stochastically
  • Fred Farrell
20 Feb 2013 Saddle-point approximation in statistical physics, part II
  • Juraj Nossan
20 Feb 2013 Rare b-> s l^+l^- decays - getting ready ... R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Christoph Bobeth (TUM)
18 Feb 2013 Studying the Nano-scale Kinetics of Radiation Damaged Surfaces
  • Terri Amos
15 Feb 2013 Symposium: Particle Physics at the crossroads
15 Feb 2013 How To Capture Active Particles
  • Joakim Stenhammar
13 Feb 2013 Saddle-point approximation in statistical physics, part I
  • Juraj Nossan
12 Feb 2013 Design Secrets of Energy Efficient Brains: IOP Edinburgh lecture
  • Simon Laughlin (University of Cambridge)
11 Feb 2013 Enriched Uranium – The Heavy Fermion Antiferromagnet UAu<sub>2</sub>
  • Julian Schmehr
08 Feb 2013 Human Time-Frequency Acuity Beats the Fourier Uncertainty Principle
  • Tom Underwood
02 Feb 2013 Large Hadron Collider exhibition
06 Feb 2013 The three-loop four-point correlator in N=4 SYM and its relation to single-valued polylogarithms R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Claude Duhr (CP3, Louvain)
06 Feb 2013 A linear theory of two nations
  • Tom Lion (University of Edinburgh)
04 Feb 2013 X-rays mark the spot: grain mapping in polycrystals
  • William Whitley
01 Feb 2013 Molecular Vibration-Sensing Component in Human Olfaction
  • Jay Gillam
01 Feb 2013 Perturbation theory to all orders for collider physics
  • Eric Laenen (NIKHEF and Amsterdam University)
30 Jan 2013 The Use of the Information Theoretic Entropy in Thermodynamics
  • Justin Whitehouse
30 Jan 2013 High multiplicity NLO calculations with BlackHat and Sherpa
  • Daniel Maitre (Durham)
29 Jan 2013 Powering Primitive Life: Emergence of Proto-bioenergetic Systems
  • Terry Key (University of Leeds)
28 Jan 2013 Fluid entrainment by individual microswimmers
  • Mitya Pushkin (University of Oxford)
25 Jan 2013 Theoretical and Experimental Dissection of DNA Loop-Mediated Repression
  • Chris Brackley
23 Jan 2013 Knot theory
  • Giulia Foffano
23 Jan 2013 UV Completions of Composite Higgs Models with Partial Compositeness R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Alberto Parolini (SISSA, Trieste)
22 Jan 2013 The Square Kilometre Array: Institute of Physics Edinburgh lecture series
  • Richard Schilizzi (University of Manchester)
21 Jan 2013 Magnetic and transport measurements at very high pressures and low temperatures
  • Chris O'Neill
18 Jan 2013 A canonical stability-elasticity relationship verified for one million face-centred-cubic structures
  • Bengt Tegner
18 Jan 2013 Quantum Quenches in One-Dimensional Many-Particle Systems
  • Fabian Essler (Oxford University)
16 Jan 2013 Hard Jets and Higgs Bosons R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Jeppe Andersen (Durham)
15 Jan 2013 Subglacial sedimentary basins: a last resort or oasis for microbial life?
  • Jemma Wadham (University of Bristol)
14 Jan 2013 Structural Studies of Europium at High Pressure
  • Rachel Husband
11 Jan 2013 Filamentous bacteria transport electrons over centimetre distances
  • Timothy Bush
09 Jan 2013 The Higgs Symposium
09 Jan 2013 PGAS Programming with UPC and Fortran Coarrays
2012
19 Dec 2012 SUPA: Young Theorists' Forum
19 Dec 2012 Arrow's Impossibility Theorem
  • Graeme Ackland
14 Dec 2012 Statistical physics of hair fibre bundles and the shape of a ponytail
  • Patrick Warren
14 Dec 2012 The Weakening Relationship Between the Impact Factor and Papers' Citations in the Digital Age
  • Kym Eden-Jones
12 Dec 2012 Asymptotic energy dependence of hadronic total cross sections and lattice QCD R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Matteo Giordano (Universidad de Zaragoza)
11 Dec 2012 Hunting the Higgs at the LHC: Second Institute of Physics Edinburgh lecture
  • Craig Buttar (University of Glasgow)
11 Dec 2012 Evidence for a Deep Biosphere in the Geological Record
  • John Parnell (University of Aberdeen)
10 Dec 2012 The beginning and end of HIPE
  • Paul Clegg
07 Dec 2012 CTR Wilson Conference
07 Dec 2012 Science faculty's subtle gender biases favor male students
  • Joe Forth
04 Dec 2012 Software Carpentry Boot Camp
05 Dec 2012 Recent results in top physics
  • Richard Keith Ellis (Fermilab)
03 Dec 2012 Listening to Magnetism: Using ultrasound at high pressures as a probe to study uranium intermetallics
  • Michal Kepa
30 Nov 2012 Simulations for the Large Hadron Collider
  • Bryan Webber (University of Cambridge)
30 Nov 2012 A Rule-based Model of a Hypothetical Zombie Outbreak: Insights on the role of emotional factors during behavioral adaptation of an artificial population
  • Justin Whitehouse
29 Nov 2012 As Weird as They Come: Elemental Metals at High Pressure
  • Ingo Loa
28 Nov 2012 Simple models of microbial dynamics and evolution (part 8): spatial models of growing bacterial colonies
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw
28 Nov 2012 QCD, random matrix theory and the sign problem
  • Jacques Bloch (University Regensburg)
26 Nov 2012 Parton distributions with LHC data
  • Nathan Hartland (University of Edinburgh)
26 Nov 2012 A possible key role of hydrodynamic interactions in colloidal gelation
  • Akira Furukawa (University of Tokyo)
23 Nov 2012 Resummation of large-x and small-x double logarithms in DIS and semi-inclusive e^+e^- annihilation R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Andreas Vogt (University of Liverpool)
23 Nov 2012 Potential methane reservoirs beneath Antarctica
  • Sophie Nixon
20 Nov 2012 Cray XE6 Performance Workshop
21 Nov 2012 Generalised matrix Ansatz and exact current fluctuations in the open ASEP
  • Alexandre Lazarescu (University of Luxembourg)
21 Nov 2012 Hadron resonances from QCD
  • John Bulava (Trinity College, Dublin)
19 Nov 2012 Is Informatics an indiscrete science?
  • Stephen Gilmore (Personal Chair of Software Systems Modelling)
19 Nov 2012 Competition for space in growing bacterial populations: what determines the winners and losers?
  • Diarmuid Lloyd
16 Nov 2012 Optical Conveyors: A Class of Active Tractor Beams
  • Alexander McVey
13 Nov 2012 International endeavour to establish Laser-Based High Energy Physics and Applications
15 Nov 2012 Talk: Earth observing satellites and models
14 Nov 2012 Pattern formation in biology by reaction-diffusion systems
  • Philip Greulich
13 Nov 2012 Star and planet formation
  • Ken Rice
12 Nov 2012 High pressure gas hydrates of the H2O-CO2 system
  • Daniel Amos
09 Nov 2012 Topological Interaction by Entangled DNA Loops
  • Siobhan Liddle
09 Nov 2012 Modelling the solar and stellar atmospheres: SUPA Distinguished Visitor lecture
08 Nov 2012 Gentle introduction to non-equilibrium spectroscopy: SUPA Distinguished Visitor lecture
07 Nov 2012 Deconfinement transitions of large N QCD with chemical potential at weak and strong coupling
  • Joyce Myers (Niels Bohr Institute, Copenhagen)
07 Nov 2012 Ito vs. Stratonovich dilemma
  • Juraj Nossan
06 Nov 2012 Photonic Quantum Technologies: Institute of Physics Edinburgh lecture
  • Jeremy O'Brien (University of Bristol)
05 Nov 2012 Identifying the molecular processes leading to the formation of fibrillar protein aggregates
  • Jason Kalapothakis
02 Nov 2012 Water-Driven Micromotors
  • Aidan Brown
31 Oct 2012 Aqueous phase structuring and rheology in food and personal care products
  • William J. Frith (Unilever)
31 Oct 2012 Ising models at complex temperature: partition function zeroes, helimagnetism, and complex thermodynamics
  • Chris Hooley (SUPA University of St Andrews)
29 Oct 2012 Elucidating the locking mechanism of peptides onto growing amyloid fibrils
  • Marieke Schor
28 Oct 2012 Into Deep Space: Night-time Stargazing
  • Charles Cockell
  • Ken Rice
27 Oct 2012 Into Deep Space: Family Drop-in Activities
26 Oct 2012 Bacterial Thermotaxis by Speed Modulation
  • Jochen Arlt
24 Oct 2012 Simple models of microbial dynamics and evolution (part 7): finite populations II
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw
24 Oct 2012 Perspectives on Higgs Physics R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Christoph Englert (University of Glasgow)
22 Oct 2012 Walking the back alleys: a modelling study of symplastic transport
  • Eva Deinum (FOM Institute AMOLF Amsterdam)
19 Oct 2012 Heavy use of equations impedes communication among biologists
  • Anne Pawsey
17 Oct 2012 Brownian ratchet as a model of cell crawling
  • Elsen Tjhung
16 Oct 2012 Cradle of life or barren wasteland? Geochemical constraints on early Martian water
  • Nicholas Tosca (University of St Andrews)
15 Oct 2012 The bacterial colonisation of microplastic debris in coastal marine sediments
  • Jesse Harrison
12 Oct 2012 A microfluidic method to study demulsification kinetics
  • David French
11 Oct 2012 The Infinity Puzzle: From QED to the Higgs Boson and beyond
  • Frank Close (University of Oxford)
10 Oct 2012 Taking directions: self-organization of cortical microtubule array in plants
  • Bela Mulder (AMOLF)
10 Oct 2012 The Tight Knot Spectrum of QCD Flux Tubes R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Tom Kephart (Vanderbilt University)
08 Oct 2012 Superparamagnetic colloidal flats: A route to studying the non-linear mechanics of actin networks
  • Joe Tavacoli (PMMH-ESPCI Paris)
05 Oct 2012 Physical manipulation of the Escherichia coli chromosome reveals its soft nature
  • Davide Marenduzzo
05 Oct 2012 KE Scotland Conference: Policy, Practice, Impact
04 Oct 2012 Catalytic Swimming Devices
  • Stephen Ebbens (University of Sheffield)
03 Oct 2012 Non-Markovian Asymmetric Exclusion Process
  • Richard Blythe
01 Oct 2012 Burning Titanium
  • Graeme Ackland
24 Sep 2012 Astrophotonics Summer School
26 Sep 2012 Langevin equations for interface growth: Edwards-Wilkinson and KPZ equation
  • Martin Evans
20 Sep 2012 The Higgs boson reveals all! R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Victoria Martin
19 Sep 2012 Totally asymmetric simple exclusion process on a tree lattice
  • Peter Mottishaw
13 Sep 2012 SUPA Condensed Matter Doctoral Training Centre: Industrial Associates Careers event
12 Sep 2012 From starling flocks to theory: some new results in flocking
  • Francesco Ginelli (University of Aberdeen)
10 Sep 2012 EXTRA SEMINAR: Understanding Chemical Engineering Processes Based on Colloid and Interfacial Science
  • Xianfeng Fan (Chemical Engineering UoE)
03 Sep 2012 Nanoporation Summer School
07 Sep 2012 Films: Wish You Were Here? Searching for Exoplanets
06 Sep 2012 Second Annual DiRAC Day
05 Sep 2012 Films: Wish You Were Here? Searching for Exoplanets
19 Aug 2012 69th Scottish Universities Summer School in Physics
27 Aug 2012 IIIOS summer school
27 Aug 2012 EXTRA SEMINAR: Topology and statistical properties of polymers using DNA with an application to gene expression control
  • Giovanni Dietler (Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL) Switzerland)
30 Jul 2012 EXTRA SEMINAR: Using Bijels for Advanced Materials Synthesis
  • Ali Mohraz (University of California Irvine)
23 Jul 2012 EXTRA SEMINAR: Nonlinear Rheology of Dilute Colloidal Gels
  • Ali Mohraz (University of California Irvine)
06 Jul 2012 Three-Dimensional Structures of Membrane Proteins from Genomic Sequencing
  • Ulrich Zachariae
04 Jul 2012 Landau theory of discontinuous phase transitions
  • Martin Evans
02 Jul 2012 Emergence of motifs in model gene regulatory networks
  • Marcin Zagorski (Institute of Physics at Jagiellonian University)
28 Jun 2012 Generalized Parton Distributions and hard exclusive processes
  • Dieter Mueller ( Bochum University)
27 Jun 2012 Molecular, ecological and evolutionary dynamics of quorum-sensing bacteria
  • Sam Brown (University of Edinburgh)
26 Jun 2012 W mass measurement at CDF
  • Bo Jayatilaka (Duke University)
25 Jun 2012 Antimicrobial peptide action on E.coli
  • Alys Jepson
22 Jun 2012 Polyhedral colloidal 'rocks': low-dimensional networks
  • Andrew Schofield
20 Jun 2012 An introduction to networks
  • Steve Court (University of Edinburgh)
20 Jun 2012 Introduction to technology startups: Roberts Funded Lecture
  • Steve Hsu (Professor of Theoretical Physics & Director Institute for Theoretical Science University of Oregon)
18 Jun 2012 Ionomer Design Principles for Ion-Conducting Energy Materials
  • Ralph Colby (Penn State University)
15 Jun 2012 Fluid Elasticity Can Enable Propulsion at Low Reynolds Number
  • Alexander Morozov
13 Jun 2012 The College of Science & Engineering's Darwin and Maxwell lectures
  • Catherine Heymans
  • Rachel Wood
  • Peter Reid
13 Jun 2012 Totally asymmetric exclusion process with slow sites: a network theory approach
  • Juraj Nossan
12 Jun 2012 Charm physics at LHCb
  • Hamish Gordon (University of Oxford)
11 Jun 2012 Novel molecular design and dielectrophoretic manipulation for enhancing biosensors
  • Mira Nishimura
06 Jun 2012 Simple models of microbial dynamics and evolution (part 6): finite populations
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw
05 Jun 2012 Films: Wish You Were Here? Searching for Exoplanets
30 May 2012 Smectics: From BPS to Burgers
  • Randall Kamien (University of Pennsylvania)
28 May 2012 An Alternative Protein Aggregation Pathway
  • Jay Gillam
25 May 2012 Live-cell delamination counterbalances epithelial growth to limit tissue overcrowding
  • Philip Greulich
23 May 2012 Minimal Walking Technicolor in the LHC era
  • Tuomas Hapola (CP3-Origins, University of Southern Denmark)
23 May 2012 Basics of evolutionary game theory
  • Fred Farrell
21 May 2012 Biophysics of protein aggregation
  • Tuomas Knowles (University of Cambridge)
18 May 2012 Films: Wish You Were Here? Searching for Exoplanets
18 May 2012 The energy-speed-accuracy trade-off in sensory adaptation
  • Steven Court
17 May 2012 Spontaneous emulsification by ionic surfactants and responsive nanoparticles, and theoretical models of inhomogeneous, correlated Coulomb fluids
  • Jos Zwanikken (Northwestern University)
17 May 2012 The intertwined foundations of mathematics and computer science
  • Alex Simpson (Personal Chair in Foundations of Computer Science)
16 May 2012 Simple models of microbial dynamics and evolution (part 5): horizontal gene transfer
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw
14 May 2012 Wetting of Simple Liquids and Cohesive Cells on Soft Surfaces
  • Eric Dufresne (University of Yale)
11 May 2012 Improved Spatial Resolution of Martian Water Ice Maps
  • L.F.A. Teodoro
11 May 2012 Distinct Growth Strategies of Soil Bacteria as Revealed by Large-Scale Colony Tracking
  • Rosalind Allen
10 May 2012 On the Shoulders of Eastern Giants: The Forgotten Legacy of Medieval Physicists R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Jim Al-Khalili
09 May 2012 Simple models of microbial dynamics and evolution (part 4): the quasispecies model
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw
09 May 2012 Flavour and the LHC in 2012 plus R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Gudrun Hiller (Technical University of Dortmund)
07 May 2012 Molecular dynamics simulations of radiation damage in metals
  • Graham Galloway
04 May 2012 Reducing the Gender Achievement Gap in College Science: A Classroom Study of Values Affirmation
  • Cait MacPhee
02 May 2012 Flux-tubes as bosonic strings
  • Andreas Athenodorou ( DESY-Zeuthen)
02 May 2012 Simple models of microbial dynamics and evolution (part 3)
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw
01 May 2012 Hands-on Writing workshops
  • Marialuisa Aliotta
  • Olga Degtyareva
30 Apr 2012 Surface functionalized particles for Pickering stabilization
  • Elena Blanco
28 Apr 2012 Inflation is hot! R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Ian Moss (Newcastle University)
27 Apr 2012 Skating on a Film of Air: Drops Impacting on a Surface
  • Tom Lion (University of Edinburgh)
27 Apr 2012 The emergence of scaling in QCD jets
  • Erik Gerwick (Goettingen University)
26 Apr 2012 Peptides, Aggregation and Toxicity: Kings Links Colloquium
  • Rosalind Allen
  • Tilo Kunath Centre for Regenerative Medicine (University of Edinburgh)
  • Christopher M. Dobson
26 Apr 2012 Neutrinos at the Terascale: a tale of 3.5 frontiers R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Heinrich Paes (University of Dortmund)
25 Apr 2012 Robots that learn: old dreams, new tools
  • Sethu Vijayakumar (Chair of Robotics)
25 Apr 2012 Simple models of microbial dynamics and evolution (part 2)
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw
23 Apr 2012 The Third SU2P Annual Symposium
23 Apr 2012 Modelling Ribosome Traffic in mRNA translation: Balancing Supply and Demand
  • Chris Brackley
20 Apr 2012 Women in Science & Engineering networking event
20 Apr 2012 Conformation Types of Ubiquitin [M+8H]<sup>8+</sup> Ions from Water:Methanol Solutions: Evidence for the N and A States in Aqueous Solution
  • Jason Kalapothakis
18 Apr 2012 Constraining Grand Unification Scenarios using the First and Second Generation Sfermion Masses R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Antonio Morais (University of Glasgow)
18 Apr 2012 Simple models of microbial dynamics and evolution
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw
16 Apr 2012 Colloids in active fluids: simulations of microrheology experiments
  • Giulia Foffano
13 Apr 2012 Spontaneous segregation of self-propelled particles with different motilities
  • Mike Cates
12 Apr 2012 How to start writing: virtual lecture
  • Olga Degtyareva
11 Apr 2012 Non-Equilibrium phase transitions in large deviation theory: chemical potential and Maxwell construction
  • Philip Greulich
05 Apr 2012 The Infinity Puzzle: from atoms to the LHC
  • Frank Close (University of Oxford)
05 Apr 2012 CO2 as a Trigger for Switchable Materials?
  • Philip Jessop (Queen's University and GreenCentre Canada)
30 Mar 2012 To be confirmed
  • Ulrich Zachariae
29 Mar 2012 The hundred year hunt for the red sprite
  • Peter McLeish
26 Mar 2012 Signal processing and inference for the physical sciences
26 Mar 2012 Entropy-driven self-assembly of novel phases
  • Laura Filion (University of Cambridge)
23 Mar 2012 From wrinkly elastomers to Janus Particles
  • Paulo Teixeira (University of Lisbon)
22 Mar 2012 Kelvin Lecture: From protons to petabytes - the science and computing challenges at the Large Hadron Collider
  • Peter Clarke
21 Mar 2012 Large Deviation Theory and Thermodynamics
  • Philip Greulich
20 Mar 2012 Physics with Zs at CMS
  • Mayda Velasco (Northwestern University)
19 Mar 2012 Pattern formation in active matter systems
  • Fred Farrell
16 Mar 2012 Improvement of pedestrian flow by slow rhythm
  • Kym Eden-Jones
14 Mar 2012 Responses to perturbations in Brownian dynamics simulations
  • Rosalind Allen
14 Mar 2012 Lattice Artifacts in Strongly Interacting Theories
  • Pol Vilaseca (Trinity College, Dublin)
14 Mar 2012 Kesterites - a new challenging material for solar cells
  • Susanne Siebentritt (University of Luxembourg)
13 Mar 2012 MPI in W+2jets with ATLAS
  • Ellie Dobson (CERN/UCL)
12 Mar 2012 Simulating biochemical pathways
  • Steven Court
09 Mar 2012 Dynamics of Social Group Competition: Modeling the Decline of Religious Affiliation
  • Dominic Russell
07 Mar 2012 Physics Colloquia - The Search of a Deeper Understanding of our Universe at the Large Hadron Collider
  • Rolf Heuer (CERN Director General)
07 Mar 2012 Dilepton transverse momentum distribution variables at the Tevatron and the LHC R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Simone Marzani (University at Buffalo)
07 Mar 2012 Replica method step by step
  • Peter Mottishaw
06 Mar 2012 The aerodynamics and flight performance of insects
  • Richard Bomphrey (University of Oxford)
05 Mar 2012 The early stages of insulin fibrillogenesis explored with mass spectrometry and molecular modelling
  • Massimiliano Porrini
02 Mar 2012 Cooperative Rearrangement Regions and Dynamical Heterogeneities in Colloidal Glasses with Attractive Versus Repulsive Interactions
  • Vincent Martinez
29 Feb 2012 Higgsless models of strong EWSB and EWPT: Technicolor vs Conformal Technicolor R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Axel Orgogozo (LPT Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris)
29 Feb 2012 Random energy model and the replica method
  • Peter Mottishaw
27 Feb 2012 Evolution of antibiotic resistance in the presence of antibiotic gradients
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw
24 Feb 2012 Diffusive-to-ballistic transition in grain boundary motion studied by atomistic simulations
  • Elsen Tjhung
23 Feb 2012 Seminar: Life-plans, Research and Sidetracks
  • Athene Donald (University of Cambridge)
23 Feb 2012 Seminar: The Dark Universe
  • Catherine Heymans
22 Feb 2012 Imaging and Sensing in Medicine and Life Sciences workshop
22 Feb 2012 Workshop: Imaging and Sensing in Medicine and the Life Sciences
22 Feb 2012 Lattice QCD measurement of the strong coupling constant R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Benoit Blossier (Universite Paris-Sud)
21 Feb 2012 The power of supersymmetry; exact results in field and string theories
  • Nadav Drukker (Kings College London)
21 Feb 2012 Probing the Standard Model in the forward region with LHCb
  • Ronan McNulty (Trinity College, Dublin)
20 Feb 2012 Granular rheology near jamming and engineering models
  • Jin Sun (University of Edinburgh)
15 Feb 2012 WKB calculation of an epidemic outbreak distribution
  • Richard Blythe
15 Feb 2012 Signatures of Supersymmetry from the Early Universe
  • Daniel Baumann (DAMTP, University of Cambridge)
13 Feb 2012 Non-equilibrium fluctuations of intracellular filaments generated by motor activity
  • Ines-Kristin Weber
10 Feb 2012 Sedimentation and Effective Temperature of Active Colloidal Suspensions
  • Rim Harich
08 Feb 2012 On derivations of some simple results in hydrodynamics
  • Alexander Morozov
07 Feb 2012 Probing the Standard Model in the forward region with LHCb
  • Tim Martin (Birmingham University)
06 Feb 2012 A New Phase of Hydrogen at High Pressure
  • Ross Howie
03 Feb 2012 Directional persistence of chemotactic bacteria in a traveling concentration wave
  • Diarmuid Lloyd
01 Feb 2012 Searches for Supersymmetry at the LHC R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Ben Allanach (DAMTP, University of Cambridge)
01 Feb 2012 SUPA Distinguished Visitor Seminar - Current and Future Trends in Laser Medicine
  • Brian C Wilson
27 Jan 2012 Capillary Forces in Suspension Rheology
  • Wilson Poon
26 Jan 2012 Life in the Universe: Inaugural Lecture by Prof. Charles Cockell R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Charles Cockell
25 Jan 2012 Fundamental Particle Physics and Cosmology with High Energy Gamma ray
  • Malcolm Fairbairn (King's College London)
25 Jan 2012 Cycles in population dynamics due to stochastic resonances
  • Dominic Russell
23 Jan 2012 Graphene: Unexpected Science in a Pencil Trace
  • Aravind Vijayaraghavan (University of Manchester)
23 Jan 2012 The Alkali Elements at Extreme Compressions: Static and Dynamic Compression Techniques
  • Emma McBride
20 Jan 2012 Force-free swimming of a model helical flagellum in viscoelastic fluids
  • Giulia Foffano
18 Jan 2012 Explosive condensation in a mass transport model
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw
17 Jan 2012 Neutrino physics in liquid Argon (at baselines great and small)
  • Benjamin Jones (MIT, Boston)
16 Jan 2012 A Physicists view on measuring poverty
  • Graeme Ackland
13 Jan 2012 Physical ageing of the contact line on colloidal particles at liquid interfaces
  • Michiel Hermes
2011
16 Dec 2011 Imaging the Microscopic Structure of Shear Thinning and Thickening Colloidal Suspensions
  • Tiffany Wood
14 Dec 2011 Young Theorists' Forum 2011
13 Dec 2011 Science and Engineering Challenges of the European Extremely Large Telescope
  • Colin Cunningham (UK-Astronomy Technology Centre - Edinburgh)
12 Dec 2011 Mixed Singlet Magnetism of PrPtAl
  • Gino Abdul-Jabbar
09 Dec 2011 On the origin of large interstitial clusters in displacement cascades
  • Graham Galloway
07 Dec 2011 Sampling rare events in non-stationary dynamics
  • Josh Berryman (University of Edinburgh)
07 Dec 2011 Fundamental Physics @ Low Energies
  • Joerg Jaeckel (IPPP, Durham University)
02 Dec 2011 The Network of Global Corporate Control
  • Fred Farrell
30 Nov 2011 Energy fluctuations in driven systems
  • Yariv Kafri (Technion Haifa)
28 Nov 2011 Investigation of the FexOy - H2O - CO2 system at high P - T
  • Donna Marie Morton
28 Nov 2011 PANDORA: particle flow calorimetry
  • John Marshall (University of Cambridge)
25 Nov 2011 Tensor Reduction at One Loop
  • Gavin Cullen ( DESY-Zeuthen)
25 Nov 2011 Stability of the Bulk Phase of Layered ZnO
  • Linggang Zhu
24 Nov 2011 SUSY...
  • Claire Gwenlan (University of Oxford)
23 Nov 2011 The Schweitz virial relation and how to compute the local pressure in molecular simulations
  • Tom Lion (University of Edinburgh)
23 Nov 2011 Discrete R symmetries and the generalised NMSSM
  • Kai Schmidt-Hoberg (University of Oxford)
23 Nov 2011 Quantum Games, Quantum Information and the Foundations of Quantum Physics
  • Anton Zeilinger (University of Vienna)
18 Nov 2011 Suppression of the coffee-ring effect by shape-dependent capillary interactions
  • Niek Hijnen
17 Nov 2011 A random walk through the forest - or how we guess the strength of wood. In 3D! R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Dan Ridley-Ellis (Napier University)
16 Nov 2011 Statics and dynamics of Exclusion Processes (II)
  • Martin Evans
16 Nov 2011 Juggling with atoms and photons in a cavity
  • Serge Haroche (Ecole Normale Supérieure and Collège de France, Paris)
16 Nov 2011 QCD flavour-blindness on the lattice and in the real world R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Paul Rakow (University of Liverpool)
14 Nov 2011 Simulation and modeling of materials with atomic detail at IBM: From biophysics to high-tech application
  • Glenn Martyna (Materials Research Laboratory at the IBM T.J. Watson Research Center NY USA)
11 Nov 2011 Going Dark theatre show
11 Nov 2011 Ecosystems with Mutually Exclusive Interactions Self-Organize to a State of High Diversity
  • Martin Evans
09 Nov 2011 Statics and dynamics of Exclusion Processes (I)
  • Martin Evans
08 Nov 2011 An almost-discovery: the golden channel at CDF
  • Aidan Robson (University of Glasgow)
07 Nov 2011 The Transformations and Nature of Amorphous Ices
  • John Loveday
04 Nov 2011 To be confirmed
  • Wilson Poon
02 Nov 2011 Explicit and spontaneous breaking of SU(3) into its finite subgroups R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Roman Zwicky
02 Nov 2011 Diffusion with stochastic resetting (part II)
  • Martin Evans
31 Oct 2011 To be confirmed
  • Matthew Turner (Warwick University)
28 Oct 2011 A weighty problem: the hunt for the Higgs boson R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • William Murray (STFC, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory)
28 Oct 2011 Searching for the Higgs boson at the LHC
  • William Murray (STFC, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory)
28 Oct 2011 Endotoxin-Induced Structural Transformations in Liquid Crystalline Droplets
  • Juho Lintuvuori
26 Oct 2011 Diffusion with stochastic resetting (part I)
  • Martin Evans
26 Oct 2011 Testing the laws of gravity on cosmological scales
  • Fergus Simpson (Royal Observatory Edinburgh)
24 Oct 2011 Hard sphere crystal growth
  • Michiel Hermes
22 Oct 2011 Machine learning techniques for BSM physics
  • Andy Buckley (Formerly School of Physics & Astronomy, University of Edinburgh)
  • Dave Mallows
  • Michel Kawalec
21 Oct 2011 The population dynamics of bacteria in physically structured habitats and the adaptive virtue of random motility
  • Alys Jepson
19 Oct 2011 New methods in lattice hadron spectroscopy R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Mike Peardon (Trinity College, Dublin)
19 Oct 2011 An intro to first passage time problems
  • Martin Evans
17 Oct 2011 Using dielectrophoretic manipulation with nucleic acid sensors
  • Mira Nishimura
14 Oct 2011 Optimal concentrations in nectar feeding
  • Mathias Reufer (University of Edinburgh)
12 Oct 2011 Inflation along a supersymmetric flat direction and supergravity corrections R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Philip Stephens ( CAPG, Lancaster University)
10 Oct 2011 The rheology of nanoparticle layers and the relation to foam stability
  • Duyang Zang (Northwestern Polytechnical University)
07 Oct 2011 A possible statistical mechanism of anomalous neutrino velocity in OPERA experiment?
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw
05 Oct 2011 Derivation of the Gillespie algorithm
  • Kym Eden-Jones
03 Oct 2011 Collective Cell Movements and their role in Tissue Dynamics and Morphogenesis during Development
  • Kees Weijer (University of Dundee)
30 Sep 2011 Measurement of the neutrino velocity with the OPERA detector in the CNGS beam
  • Graeme Ackland
28 Sep 2011 A no-preparation seminar
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw
28 Sep 2011 New ideas on jet quenching in heavy ion collisions at the LHC
  • José Guilherme Milhano (CENTRA-IST Lisbon and CERN-TH)
26 Sep 2011 Squeezing particle-stabilized emulsions into biliquid foams
  • Job Thijssen
22 Sep 2011 What can mathematics say about liquid crystals?
  • John Ball (University of Oxford)
21 Sep 2011 Now, Sometime, Never? Equality for Women in Higher Education
  • Paul Walton (Department of Chemistry, University of York)
21 Sep 2011 Pattern formation in active gels
  • Elsen Tjhung
15 Sep 2011 Nano Meets Spectroscopy: SUPA-sponsored meeting
12 Sep 2011 Postgraduate Summer School in Astrobiology
13 Sep 2011 Inaugural Lecture: 'Understanding the Web, How theory and practice diverge'
  • Henry S. Thompson (School of Informatics, University of Edinburgh)
08 Sep 2011 Wolfson Microelectronics – from university spin-out to global market leader
07 Sep 2011 Dynamics on surfaces
  • Davide Marenduzzo
19 Aug 2011 Estimating Omissions from Searches
  • Anthony J. Webster (University of Edinburgh)
17 Aug 2011 LIFE – Fusion energy soon enough to make a difference
  • Mike Dunne (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, California)
01 Jul 2011 Van Kampen's system-size expansion
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw
30 Jun 2011 When freezing cold is not cold enough – new forms of matter close to absolute zero temperature
  • Wolfgang Ketterle (MIT, Cambridge Mass, USA)
29 Jun 2011 Chiral Effective Field Theory Beyond the Power-Counting Regime
  • Jonathan Hall (The University of Adelaide)
27 Jun 2011 Yielding and flow of colloidal glasses and gels
  • Nikos Koumakis (Foundation for Research & Technology - Hellas (FORTH))
24 Jun 2011 Hidden Randomness between Fitness Landscapes Limits Reverse Evolution
  • Wilson Poon
20 Jun 2011 Noise-induced dynamical transition in systems with symmetric absorbing states
  • Dominic Russell
17 Jun 2011 Structure Formation In Active Networks
  • Ryan Philips (University of Edinburgh)
16 Jun 2011 Phase Stability of Titanium Alloys
  • Bengt Tegner
14 Jun 2011 SUPA lecture series: Milli-arcsecond Imaging with Infrared Interferometers
  • John Monnier (associate Professor of Astronomy at the University of Michigan)
13 Jun 2011 Science for a Summer's Evening: Charles Darwin and James Clerk Maxwell lectures 2011
13 Jun 2011 Transition Metal-Hydrogen Systems at High Pressures
  • Thomas Scheler
09 Jun 2011 Colloidal Particles at a Cholesteric Liquid Crystal interface
  • Anne Pawsey
09 Jun 2011 Lattice QCD with physically light up and down quarks
  • Laurent Lellouch (CPT Marseille )
08 Jun 2011 IoP event: The Psychology of Communicating Science
08 Jun 2011 Bayesian parameter inference in discrete state-space stochastic population models
  • Glenn Marion (University of Edinburgh)
07 Jun 2011 Dynamics of Chemotactic Microorganisms
  • Ankush Sengupta (University of Edinburgh)
06 Jun 2011 The role of particle size and shape in highly size-asymmetric mixtures
  • Douglas Ashton (University of Bath)
02 Jun 2011 Global Change Seminar: Is it physically possible to have our economic prosperity and stabilize atmospheric CO2 too?
  • Tim Garrett (University of Utah)
30 May 2011 Condensation in non-Markovian zero-range dynamics
  • Gunter Schuetz (University of Edinburgh)
23 May 2011 A Non-Markovian Asymmetric Simple Exclusion Process
  • Robert Concannon
20 May 2011 Structural diversity of dimers of the Alzheimer amyloid-Beta (25-35) peptide and polymorphism of the resulting fibrils
  • Massimiliano Porrini
19 May 2011 Homi Bhabha Lecture - At the edge of glassiness: how simple can a complex system be? R Additional Resources are available for this event
18 May 2011 Scaling Lattice QCD beyond 100 GPUs
  • Mike Clark (Harvard University)
18 May 2011 The extremal current principle for driven diffusive systems
  • Philip Greulich
16 May 2011 Deformation of Crystalline Materials: Molecular Dynamics Simulations
  • Con Healy
13 May 2011 Real-time attack on single Escherichia coli cells by the human antimicrobial peptide LL-37
  • Jana Schwarz-Linek
11 May 2011 Structure of the lowest-lying baryons in Chiral Perturbation Theory
  • Jorge Camalich (University of Sussex)
10 May 2011 Lecture: Separating possible from impossible, or why practical computing needs theory
  • Leonid Libkin (Chair of Foundations of Data Management)
09 May 2011 Metastable intermediate phases on molecular crystallisation pathways
  • Jan Sefcik (Strathclyde University)
06 May 2011 Colloidal diffusion inside a spherical cell
  • Andrew Schofield
06 May 2011 Crawford Lecture: Two God-Fearing Astronomers from Wittenberg or How Copernicanism Began in 1540
  • Richard Kremer (Dartmouth College)
05 May 2011 Rotator phases and twist solitons in polyethylene and n-alkanes
  • Scott Milner (The Pennsylvania State University)
04 May 2011 Condensation in the inclusion process and related models
  • Stefan Grosskinsky (University of Edinburgh)
04 May 2011 NLO predictions for WW plus jets R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Giuila Zanderighi (Oxford/CERN)
27 Apr 2011 New developments in lattice supersymmetry R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Simon Catterall (Syracuse University)
21 Apr 2011 Electroweak physics at CMS R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • David Futyan (Imperial College London)
20 Apr 2011 Perturbation expansion of evolutionary games
  • Tibor Antal (University of Edinburgh)
18 Apr 2011 The Structure of Ammonia Monohydrate Vb: Implications for the ammonia-water system
  • Craig Wilson
15 Apr 2011 Directed self-assembly of a colloidal kagome lattice
  • Chantal Valeriani
13 Apr 2011 More Minimal MRSSM: lepton number as R symmetry, sneutrino as down type Higgs R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Claudia Frugiuele (Carleton University)
11 Apr 2011 Polydispersity in Colloid-Polymer Mixtures
  • Siobhan Liddle
08 Apr 2011 The origin of bursts and heavy tails in human dynamics
  • Robert Concannon
06 Apr 2011 Soft and Coulomb-gluon resummation in pair-production of heavy coloured particles R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Pietro Falgari (Utrecht)
04 Apr 2011 Exploring the Role of Primary Nucleation and Secondary Processes During Insulin Amyloid Fibril Formation
01 Apr 2011 To be confirmed
  • Craig Gregor
01 Apr 2011 Confessions of a Converted Lecturer R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Eric Mazur (Balkanski Professor of Physics and Applied Physics, Harvard University)
01 Jan 2011 Urban soundscapes and landscapes
30 Mar 2011 Dark Matter on the Real Projective Plane
  • Giacomo Cacciapaglia (Lyon (IPN))
28 Mar 2011 Simulating the Adsorption of Food & Beverage Biomolecules at Fluid Interfaces
  • Stephen Euston (School of Life Sciences & International Centre for Brewing & Distilling Heriot-Watt University Edinburgh)
25 Mar 2011 Cinema, Fermi Problems, & General Education
  • Juan Venegas-Ortiz
24 Mar 2011 Modeling of mild fractionation of suspensions
  • Martijntje Vollebregt (Wageningen University)
23 Mar 2011 Light scalars from compactified extra dimensions. Lattice results
  • Enrico Rinaldi (University of Edinburgh)
22 Mar 2011 There's plenty of time for evolution
  • Richard Blythe
21 Mar 2011 A dynamical phase transition in a model for evolution with migration
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw
18 Mar 2011 To be confirmed
  • Jochen Arlt
15 Mar 2011 The Search for Dark Matter at Boulby Mine
  • Chamkaur Ghag (PDRA, Institute for Particle and Nuclear Physics)
14 Mar 2011 Modelling swimmers in a bag using hydrodynamics
  • Elsen Tjhung
14 Mar 2011 2011 Sir Edmund Whittaker Colloquium: "Topology and Data"
  • Gunnar Carlsson (Stanford)
11 Mar 2011 Force-Velocity Measurements of a Few Growing Actin Filaments
  • Joe Tavacoli
09 Mar 2011 High Temperature QCD from Lattice Gauge Theory: Recent Results
  • Carleton DeTar (University of Utah)
07 Mar 2011 The blistering of viscoelastic filaments
  • Christian Wagner (University of Saarlandes)
04 Mar 2011 Universal statistical properties of poker tournaments
  • Philip Greulich
02 Mar 2011 Hydrodynamics of bacterial propulsion
  • Alexander Morozov
28 Feb 2011 Colloids in Phase Separating Binary Liquids: Towards Rod-like Particles
  • Niek Hijnen
21 Feb 2011 Postgraduate Virtual Open Week: 21–25 February 2011
25 Feb 2011 Salt-Dependent DNA-DNA Spacings in Intact Bacteriophage Lambda Reflect Relative Importance of DNA Self-Repulsion and Bending Energies
  • Simon Titmuss
23 Feb 2011 Unitarity methods for loop amplitudes R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Ruth Britto (Trinity College Dublin)
21 Feb 2011 Particles at Interfaces: from Bijels to Oscillating Pickering Drops
  • Joe Tavacoli
20 Feb 2011 Lower energy tests of the Standard Model
  • Anthony Thomas (The University of Adelaide)
18 Feb 2011 Relativity and the Lead-Acid Battery
  • Job Thijssen
17 Feb 2011 Exploring early stage processes involved in amyloid fibril formation
  • Kim Eden-Jones (University of Edinburgh)
16 Feb 2011 One step beyond linear stability analysis: the amplitude equation
  • Julien Tailleur
16 Feb 2011 Perturbative QCD for LHC physics R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Lorenzo Magnea (Torino)
11 Feb 2011 Comparative Hydrodynamics of Bacterial Polymorphism
  • Alexander Morozov
07 Feb 2011 Simulating particle stabilised thin films using surface evolver
  • Gareth Morris (Imperial College London)
04 Feb 2011 Direct Measurement of Molecular Mobility in Actively Deformed Polymer Glasses
  • Mike Cates
02 Feb 2011 Markov chain Monte Carlo sampling with and without detailed balance
  • Katrin Wolff
31 Jan 2011 Molecular dynamics (MD) simulations of osmosis
  • Tom Lion (University of Edinburgh)
28 Jan 2011 The Hamaker constant of anatase aqueous suspensions
  • Alastair Mailer
24 Jan 2011 Analysis of slurred transients in brass instrument playing
  • Shona Logie
19 Jan 2011 The method of characteristics for PDEs
  • Juan Venegas Ortiz (University of Edinburgh)
14 Jan 2011 Sources and Sinks: A Stochastic Model of Evolution in Heterogeneous Environments
  • Richard Blythe
12 Jan 2011 Cosmology and the String Axiverse R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • David Marsh (University of Oxford)
2010
17 Dec 2010 Undulation instabilities in the meniscus of smectic membranes
  • Paul Clegg
13 Dec 2010 A Most Unnatural Act! Investigating some of the Questions Surrounding the Way in which We Speak and Sing
  • Adam Apostoli
10 Dec 2010 Simple Theory of Protein Folding Kinetics
  • Katrin Wolff
08 Dec 2010 A Kinetic View of Statistical Physics
  • Paul L. Krapivsky (University of Edinburgh)
08 Dec 2010 New Techniques for Scattering Amplitudes in N=4 SYM
  • Claude Duhr (CP3, Louvain)
06 Dec 2010 Colloids in cholesteric
  • Juho Lintuvuori
03 Dec 2010 Evolutionary Game Theory in Growing Populations
  • Dominic Russell
01 Dec 2010 NLO QCD corrections to ZZ production at the LHC in extra-dimension models.
  • Anurag Tripathi (TIFR Mumbai)
01 Dec 2010 Space Technology lecture: Edinburgh, 1st December
29 Nov 2010 Analytical Study of a Genetic Toggle Switch
  • Juan Venegas-Ortiz
26 Nov 2010 A spacetime cloak, or a history editor
  • Kym Eden-Jones
24 Nov 2010 A Blagger's Guide to Extreme Value Theory
  • Robert Concannon
19 Nov 2010 Molecular Dynamics Simulation of Composite Nanochannels as Nanopumps Driven by Symmetric Temperature Gradients
  • Tom Lion (University of Edinburgh)
17 Nov 2010 Multiple supersymmetry-breaking sectors. Origins, spectra and uses.
  • Matthew McCullough (CERN)
16 Nov 2010 LECTURE: On Information Carriers in Biomolecular Networks
15 Nov 2010 Active transport on random filament networks
  • Philip Greulich
12 Nov 2010 3D silicon sensors for the ATLAS pixel upgrade
  • Cinzia Da Via (University of Manchester)
12 Nov 2010 Postgraduate open day
12 Nov 2010 Enhanced diffusion due to active swimmers at solid surfaces
  • Vincent Martinez
11 Nov 2010 Between Edinburgh and Egypt: how the Pyramids transformed Scottish astronomy
10 Nov 2010 What can we learn about neutrinoless double beta decay at the LHC ?
  • Steve Chun-Hay Kom (University of Cambridge)
08 Nov 2010 What it takes to grow at pressure
  • Lucas Black
05 Nov 2010 (1) Centrifugal compression of soft particle packings: Theory and experiment. (2) Microfluidic Rheology of Soft Colloids above and below Jamming
  • Gijs Katgert
03 Nov 2010 Making Norm-conserving Pseudopotentials from Scratch
  • Bengt Tegner
01 Nov 2010 Spatiotemporal regulation of chemical reactions by active cytoskeletal remodeling
  • Abhishek Chaudhuri (University of Oxford)
29 Oct 2010 Dislocation processes in the deformation of nanocrystalline aluminium by molecular-dynamics simulation
  • Con Healy
28 Oct 2010 Tevatron results on SM Higgs search R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Rick St Denis (University of Glasgow)
27 Oct 2010 Jets at the LHC with HEJ
  • Jenni Smillie
25 Oct 2010 Small particles in liquid crystal phases
  • Ingo Dierking (School of Physics and Astronomy University of Manchester)
22 Oct 2010 To be confirmed
  • Vincent Martinez
22 Oct 2010 QCD at D0: jets and bosons R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Gavin Hesketh (CERN/UCL)
20 Oct 2010 The Role of Noise in Systems with Two Symmetric Absorbing States
  • Dominic Russell
18 Oct 2010 Entangled liquid crystal colloids: knots and links
  • Miha Ravnik (University of Oxforf)
15 Oct 2010 Crystalline Phases of Polydisperse Spheres
  • Siobhan Liddle
15 Oct 2010 Nanoparticle-induced widening of the temperature range of liquid-crystalline blue phases
  • Anne Pawsey
11 Oct 2010 Subjet searches for new physics R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Jon Butterworth (University College London)
11 Oct 2010 Protein structure prediction and folding dynamics
  • Katrin Wolff
06 Oct 2010 The Fisher equation in the presence of an active boundary
  • Andre Costa
04 Oct 2010 How do (fluorescent) surfactants affect particle-stabilized emulsions?
  • Job Thijssen
01 Oct 2010 vibrations and stabilization of the beta phase in Ni-Ti shape-memory alloy
  • Bengt Tegner
27 Sep 2010 Swimming bacteria: from individual swimmers to dense suspensions
  • Jochen Arlt
24 Sep 2010 Crystallization of Deformable Spherical Colloids
  • Job Thijssen
22 Sep 2010 Adaptation at the edge of a species' range: modelling the interaction between gene flow, selection, and random drift
  • Nick Barton (IST Austria)
15 Sep 2010 Lattice Boltzmann simulations of phase separation in a binary mixture with dynamic temperature
  • Giuseppe Gonnella (University of Edinburgh)
15 Sep 2010 S(3) Symmetry and its Breaking in Flavor Physics
  • Hirotaka Sugawara (KEK)
08 Sep 2010 Extinction rates of established spatial populations
  • Baruch Meerson (University of Edinburgh)
07 Sep 2010 The puzzle of delayed gel collapse
  • Paul Bartlett (University of Bristol)
01 Sep 2010 On the possibility of light string resonances at the LHC and Tevatron from Randall-Sundrum throats
  • Joao Rosa ( Oxford/Edinburgh)
17 Aug 2010 Exotic and excited meson spectroscopy and radiative transitions from lattice QCD R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Christopher Thomas (Jefferson Lab)
10 Aug 2010 Series of talks on Physics & Life Sciences
22 Jul 2010 Science talk by former Astronomer Royal plus Star Trek screening
19 Jul 2010 Understanding the sol-gel transition in DSMO/lysozyme/water mixtures
  • Ilja Voets (University of Friburg)
09 Jul 2010 Chemoresponsive assemblies of microparticles at liquid crystalline interfaces
  • Juho Lintuvuori
07 Jul 2010 Field Theoretic Approaches to Interacting Particle Systems
  • Alasdair Thomson (University of Edinburgh)
05 Jul 2010 Ordering by random copying on complex networks
  • Richard Blythe
30 Jun 2010 Catastrophes and the increased risk of population extinction
  • Neelofer Banglawala
28 Jun 2010 Simulation studies of phase behaviour in highly size asymmetrical mixtures
  • Nigel Wilding (University of Edinburgh)
25 Jun 2010 Second Order Catalytic Quasispecies Yields Discontinuous Mean Fitness at Error Threshold
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw
21 Jun 2010 High-Pressure Incommensurate Structures in Nanomaterials
  • Wanruk Chaimayo (University of Edinburgh)
18 Jun 2010 Localized soft modes and the supercooled liquid's irreversible passage through its configuration space
  • Eduardo Sanz
16 Jun 2010 Large deviations in and out of equilibrium
  • Vivien Lecomte (University of Edinburgh)
11 Jun 2010 Compositional ripening of particle- and surfactant-stabilised emulsions: a comparison
  • Job Thijssen
07 Jun 2010 Irreversible Aging Dynamics and Phase Behavior of Aqueous Suspensions of Laponite
  • Yogesh M. Joshi (Department of Chemical Engineering Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur)
04 Jun 2010 Quasi-two-dimensional diffusion of single ellipsoids: aspect ratio and confinement effects
  • Mathias Reufer (University of Edinburgh)
31 May 2010 Coarse-grained simulations of DNA nanostructures, the self-assembly of virus-like objects, and the evolution of protein complexes
  • Jon Doye (Oxford University)
28 May 2010 Dynamic jamming point for shear thickening suspensions
  • Gijs Katgert
26 May 2010 Partition Function Zeroes
  • Desmond Johnston (University of Edinburgh)
24 May 2010 Discontinuous Transition in a Boundary Driven Contact Process
  • Andre Costa
21 May 2010 Arrested phase separation of colloidal rod-sphere mixtures
  • Joe Tavacoli
19 May 2010 Finding New Physics with B decays: prospects for B to K* mu+mu-
  • Aoife Bharucha (IPPP, Durham University)
19 May 2010 Memorial ceremony for Thomas Binoth
14 May 2010 Large-Scale Collective Properties of Self-Propelled Rods
  • Martin Evans
14 May 2010 Astronomy, Statistics and Geometry
10 May 2010 Scattering techniques applied to reveal internal structure and orientational behaviour of colloidal particles
  • Mathias Reufer (University of Edinburgh)
07 May 2010 A bacterial ratchet motor<br><br> Swimming bacteria power microscopic gears
  • Julien Tailleur
05 May 2010 Why (your) mass isn't gauge dependent: Nielsen Identities R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Des Johnston (Heriot-Watt University)
03 May 2010 Live Cell imaging of Host-Virus interactions using CARS and Two-Photon microscopy
  • Christine Wong
28 Apr 2010 Front speeds, cut-offs, and the blow-up method in scalar reaction-diffusion equations
  • Nikola Popovic (University of Edinburgh)
28 Apr 2010 Recent developments in quantum gravity
  • Daniel Litim (University of Sussex)
28 Apr 2010 edikt2010 Symposium: Using Computing in your Research
26 Apr 2010 Shear localization in colloidal glasses
  • Rut Besseling
21 Apr 2010 Bidirectional stochastic transport on dynamic filaments
  • Ludger Santen (University of Edinburgh)
17 Apr 2010 Paul Dirac event at the Edinburgh International Science Festival
08 Apr 2010 LHC and the Secret of Mass (Edinburgh International Science Festival)
16 Apr 2010 Nanoconfinement controls stiffness, strength and mechanical toughness of beta-sheet crystals in silk
  • Bengt Tegner
15 Apr 2010 Ultrahigh energy cosmic rays: experimental progress and the puzzles the data present
  • Glennys Farrar (New York University)
13 Apr 2010 Edinburgh First (Edinburgh International Science Festival)
12 Apr 2010 Crystallization of hard aspherical particles
  • William Miller (Columbia University New York)
31 Mar 2010 The neutral kaon mixing parameter from lattice QCD
  • Jack Laiho (University of Glasgow)
29 Mar 2010 Computer models for DNA organisation: bacteriophages and the human nucleus
  • Davide Marenduzzo
26 Mar 2010 Soft colloids make strong glasses
  • Andrew Schofield
24 Mar 2010 g-2 of the muon: touchstone of the Standard Model, keyhole to New Physics?
  • Thomas Teubner (University of Liverpool)
22 Mar 2010 Charge models of disordered alloys for electron spectroscopy
  • Tom Underwood
19 Mar 2010 Accumulation of Microswimmers near a Surface Mediated by Collision and Rotational Brownian Motion
  • Laurence Wilson
19 Mar 2010 High Performance Storage with SSDs
17 Mar 2010 Path Integral Methods for Soft Gluon Resummation R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Chris White (IPPP, Durham University)
15 Mar 2010 Deformation of elastic nanotubes via self-assembly of surface-adhesive nanoparticles
  • Josep Pamies (University of Edinburgh)
12 Mar 2010 The Thomas Binoth Symposium R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Tobias Kleinschmidt (IPPP, Durham University)
  • Simone Marzani (University at Buffalo)
  • Thomas Reiter (Nikhef, Amsterdam)
  • Stefan Karg (RWTH, Aachen)
08 Mar 2010 Investigating Early Aggregation Processes using Mass Spectrometry
  • Harriet Cole
05 Mar 2010 Magneto-Optical Biosensing Platform Based on Light Scattering from Self-Assembled Chains of Functionalized Rotating Magnetic Beads
  • Alastair Mailer
03 Mar 2010 Ordering in spatially-hetergeneous voter models
  • Richard Blythe
01 Mar 2010 Lattice Dynamics Studies of High-Pressure Phases Using Thermal Diffuse Scattering
  • Jenny Jeppsson
24 Feb 2010 Searching Fast for a Target on DNA without Falling to Traps
  • Yariv Kafri (Technion Haifa)
22 Feb 2010 Microscopic swimmers at surfaces
  • Jens Elgeti (University of Edinburgh)
19 Feb 2010 Asymmetric exclusion process as a model for protein synthesis
  • Luca Ciandrini (University of Edinburgh)
19 Feb 2010 Flow visualization and flow cytometry with holographic video microscopy
  • Jochen Arlt
18 Feb 2010 DNA-directed self-assembly of micro- and nano-particles: towards self-replicating materials
  • Mirjam Leunissen (University of Edinburgh)
15 Feb 2010 Statics and dynamics of a zero-range process with saturated condensation
  • Alasdair Thompson
10 Feb 2010 From gauge fields to observables: a bottom-up construction in Landau-gauge QCD and beyond
  • Axel Maas (Karl-Franzens-University, Graz)
08 Feb 2010 Capillary filling and drop dynamics on structured surfaces
  • Bortolo Mognetti (University of Edinburgh)
05 Feb 2010 Delocalization transition for the Google matrix
  • Arno Proeme
03 Feb 2010 Inflation and the CMB
  • Mar Bastero-Gil (University of Granada)
01 Feb 2010 Secondary Structure Determination of gp41(659-671)
  • Craig Gregor
29 Jan 2010 Supersonic Air Flow due to Solid-Liquid Impact
  • Alasdair Thompson
29 Jan 2010 Formal thermodynamics of combinatorial molecular networks
  • Vincent Danos (University of Edinburgh)
27 Jan 2010 The ATLAS Upgrade R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Nigel Hessey (CERN)
25 Jan 2010 Large Scale Lattice-Boltzmann Simulation of Liquid Crystals
  • Oliver Henrich
22 Jan 2010 Equivalence of Glass Transition and Colloidal Glass Transition in the Hard-Sphere Limit
  • Richard Blythe
22 Jan 2010 Fixation in Evolutionary Games under Non-Vanishing Selection
  • Mauro Mobilia (University of Edinburgh)
18 Jan 2010 The Importance of Disclinations: Colloidal Dispersions in a Themotropic Nematic Solvent
  • Tiffany Wood
15 Jan 2010 How to solve f(x)=0 numerically? A globally convergent modification of the Newton-Raphson method
  • Alexander Morozov
13 Jan 2010 Shining a light on strongly interacting matter R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Daniel Watts
11 Jan 2010 Investigating the assembly of actin networks
  • Linda Hirst (University of Edinburgh)
2009
07 Dec 2009 A soft-core spherocylinder model for coarse-grained simulations of self-assembling system
  • Juho Lintuvuori
04 Dec 2009 Chiral colloidal clusters
  • Chantal Valeriani
02 Dec 2009 Life in Technicolor: Bright and dark matter from new strong interactions
  • Mads T. Frandsen (University of Oxford)
30 Nov 2009 Quantum Drude Oscillators for Accurate Many-body Intermolecular Forces
  • Andrew Jones
27 Nov 2009 How variable is protein production in single cells?
  • Rosalind Allen
26 Nov 2009 Deep underground science at Boulby Mine: Dark matter and beyond
23 Nov 2009 Hard Spheres: Crystallization and Glass Formation
  • Peter Pusey
16 Nov 2009 Growth and dynamics in a size-structured spatial population
  • Tom Adams
13 Nov 2009 Simulating systems with absorbing state transitions
  • Conrad Barrett-Freeman
13 Nov 2009 Nanoparticle self-assembly at liquid-liquid interfaces (SALI): what's the point?
  • Lucio Isa (University of Edinburgh)
11 Nov 2009 Inflation Models in Supergravity
  • Koushik Dutta (Max Planck Institut, Munich)
09 Nov 2009 Localization of maximal entropy random walk
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw
06 Nov 2009 Yield Stress and Shear Banding in Granular Suspensions
  • Rut Besseling
04 Nov 2009 Algebraic Geometry and Landau Gauge Fixing on the Lattice
  • Dhagash Mehta (National University of Ireland Maynooth, Ireland )
02 Nov 2009 Phase diagrams of low valence patchy particles
  • Flavio Romano (University of Edinburgh)
30 Oct 2009 Random matrix theory in financial physics
  • Bartlomiej Waclaw
30 Oct 2009 Crystal Nucleation in a Supercooled Liquid with Glassy Dynamics
  • Eduardo Sanz
28 Oct 2009 Lattice simulation of 2-dimensional super Yang-Mills
  • Issaku Kanamori (University of Torino, Italy)
26 Oct 2009 Metastable Dynamics of Colloidal Hard Spheres
  • Vincent Martinez
19 Oct 2009 Quantitative snapshots of bacterial motility
  • Laurence Wilson
16 Oct 2009 Statistical mechanics and hydrodynamics of bacterial suspensions
  • Davide Marenduzzo
16 Oct 2009 Disordered driven lattice gases
  • Philip Greulich
15 Oct 2009 Sex and Molecular Evolution
  • Brian Charlesworth (University of Edinburgh)
14 Oct 2009 On comparing the phase diagram of SU(N) gauge theories at weak and strong coupling R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Joyce Myers (Niels Bohr Institute, Copenhagen)
12 Oct 2009 Scaling of the current-current time correlation function of a suspension of hard sphere-like particles; Exposing when the motion of particles is Brownian
  • Bill van Megen (RMIT University Australia)
09 Oct 2009 Osmotic Propulsion: The Osmotic Motor
  • Tiffany Wood
09 Oct 2009 Transition State Theory
  • Chantal Valeriani
05 Oct 2009 Space-time reduction of large-N gauge theories: a lattice perspective R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Barak Bringoltz (University of Washington, Seattle)
05 Oct 2009 Game theory, chaos and noise
  • Tobias Galla (University of Manchester)
02 Oct 2009 Characterization of Hydrodynamic Surface Interactions of Escherichia coli Cell Bodies in Shear Flow
  • Laurence Wilson
28 Sep 2009 Conformal vs confining scenario in SU(2) with adjoint fermions R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Agostino Patella (Swansea University)
28 Sep 2009 Investigations of the coalescence of emulsion droplets with microfluidics
  • Nicolas Bremond (Laboratoire Colloides et Materiaux Divises ESPCI Paris)
24 Sep 2009 STFC: Where did it all go wrong?
22 Sep 2009 Interfacial water structure, peptide adsorption and ion-specificity
  • Roland Netz (Technical University Munich)
17 Sep 2009 Methodology of the determination of phase diagrams via computer simulations
  • Eduardo Sanz
10 Sep 2009 Particle Stabilised Emulsions with Hydrophobic Additives
  • Paul FitzGerald (University of Sydney Australia)
30 Jul 2009 Strong Mobility in Weakly Disordered Systems
  • Eli Ben-Naim (Los Alamos National Laboratory)
16 Jul 2009 Einstein relation for Nonequilibrium Steady States
  • Martin Evans
09 Jul 2009 Non-linear Fisher travelling waves and boundary effects : the survival probability of a population of branching random walks
  • Damien Simon (University of Edinburgh)
03 Jul 2009 Non-linear Fisher travelling waves : an overview
  • Damien Simon (University of Edinburgh)
29 Jun 2009 Statistical physics of switching bacteria
  • Paolo Visco (University of Edinburgh)
25 Jun 2009 Statistics and data fitting, why should you care?
  • Lawrence Mitchell
22 Jun 2009 Nucleation of crystals: Experimental studies of protein crystallisation and computer simulations of simple models
  • Richard Sear (Department of Physics University of Surrey)
19 Jun 2009 To be confirmed
  • Richard Blythe
15 Jun 2009 Understanding the lag phase variability of insulin fibrillation
  • Line Jourdain (University of Edinburgh)
12 Jun 2009 To be confirmed
  • Nhan Pham
10 Jun 2009 The Hunt for the Higgs
  • Nigel Glover (Institute for Particle Physics Phenomenology, University of Durham)
08 Jun 2009 Aspects of Protein Aggregation: An Introduction to Work on the Proteins alpha B Crystallin and Ovalbumin
  • Caroline Miles
05 Jun 2009 To be confirmed
  • Davide Marenduzzo
01 Jun 2009 Emulsion Engineering: A convenient route to structured oils using polymer mediated, reversible emulsion droplet assembly
  • Jon Weaver (Materials Discovery Liverpool University)
29 May 2009 To be confirmed
  • Paolo Visco (University of Edinburgh)
25 May 2009 To be confirmed
  • Toni Collis
22 May 2009 To be confirmed
  • Oliver Henrich
15 May 2009 To be confirmed
  • Jochen Arlt
11 May 2009 Constitutive Equations for Colloidal Glasses from Statistical Mechanics
  • Mike Cates
08 May 2009 To be confirmed
  • Cait MacPhee
04 May 2009 Time-resolved fluorescence microspectroscopy of visible fluorescent proteins in isolated form and in their natural cellular environment
  • Ton Visser (Wageningen University)
30 Apr 2009 Viscoelasticity of conformational transitions in single biopolymers: A simple microscopic model for internal viscous friction
  • Bhavin Khatri
28 Apr 2009 Naïve beliefs about physics and education
  • David Hestenes (Arizona State University)
27 Apr 2009 To be confirmed
  • Job Thijssen
24 Apr 2009 To be confirmed
  • Alexander Morozov
06 Apr 2009 Two-dimensional colloidal systems in optical and magnetic fields: micromechanics and band-formation
  • Roel Dullens (University of Oxford)
03 Apr 2009 To be confirmed
  • Andrew Harrison
02 Apr 2009 MSR: An Approach to Nonequilibrium Statistical Dynamics based on Schwinger's Nonpeturbative approach to QFT - Part II
  • Matthew Salewski (University of Edinburgh)
30 Mar 2009 The long-term fate of the attractive colloidal glass
  • Wilson Poon
27 Mar 2009 Extinction of an infectious disease: A large fluctuation in a nonequilibrium system
  • Alasdair Thompson
27 Mar 2009 Dalitz Plot Analysis at Babar
  • Thomas Latham (Warwick University)
26 Mar 2009 The search for the origin of mass
  • James Wells (CERN)
26 Mar 2009 MSR: An Approach to Nonequilibrium Statistical Dynamics based on Schwinger's Nonpeturbative approach to QFT - Part I
  • Matthew Salewski (University of Edinburgh)
23 Mar 2009 An Introduction to Photoelectrochemical Solar Cells
  • Alastair Mailar (University of Edinburgh)
16 Mar 2009 Critical Behaviour of Colloidal Interfaces Probed by Gravity
  • Dirk Aarts (University of Oxford)
13 Mar 2009 Microrheology of a sticking transition
  • Wilson Poon
12 Mar 2009 Low Reynolds number swimming and Purcell's scallop theorem
  • Rupert Nash
12 Mar 2009 The Lusi mud volcano
10 Mar 2009 Exhibition: DEAD or ALIVE
09 Mar 2009 Aggregation and solvent electrostriction in a simple dipeptide: a molecular dynamics investigation
  • Paul Tulip
06 Mar 2009 Biodegradable luminescent porous silicon nanoparticles for in vivo applications <br><br>Cooperation and conflict in quorum-sensing bacterial populations
  • Chantal Valeriani
05 Mar 2009 From neutrino oscillations to curing cancer
  • Ken Peach (University of Oxford)
27 Feb 2009 To be confirmed
  • Laurence Wilson
23 Feb 2009 Complex Fluids Characterization Through Expert System & High Frequency Rheometry
  • Samiul Amin (Malvern Instruments Limited)
20 Feb 2009 Larger Islands House More Bacterial Taxa
  • Jana Schwarz-Linek
19 Feb 2009 The Monster at your Doorstep: Edinburgh University's HECToR Supercomputer
16 Feb 2009 Flow and Jamming of 2D foams
  • Gijs Katgert (Leiden University The Netherlands)
13 Feb 2009 To be confirmed
  • Job Thijssen
12 Feb 2009 Geometric bounds for eigenvalues of reversible Markov chains
  • Richard Blythe
09 Feb 2009 Porous media, Surfactants, and Petrodollars
  • Kevin Stratford
06 Feb 2009 Simple Quantitative Model for the Reversible Association of DNA Coated Colloids
  • Eduardo Sanz
02 Feb 2009 Statistical Mechanics of Convergent Evolution
  • Bhavin Khatri
30 Jan 2009 Direct visualization of the real time swelling and collapse of a poly(methacrylic acid) brush using atomic force microscopy
  • Alastair Mailer
26 Jan 2009 The Electrophoresis Of Colloidal Particles or How to use the new Zetasizer Nano
  • Andrew Schofield
23 Jan 2009 A purple acidophilic di-ferric DNA ligase from Ferroplasma
  • Caroline Miles
22 Jan 2009 Eigenvalue perturbations for matrices with arbitrary Jordan form - Part II
  • Arno Proeme
19 Jan 2009 What's a physicist got to do with 'ecological genetics'? Diffusion in population genetics and ecology
  • Neelofer Banglawala
15 Jan 2009 Eigenvalue perturbations for matrices with arbitrary Jordan form - Part I
  • Arno Proeme
12 Jan 2009 Condensed phases of paramagnetic colloids
  • Jure Dobnikar (Jozef Stefan Institute Department for Theoretical Physics Ljubljana Slovenia and University of Cambridge Department of Chemistry Cambridge UK)
09 Jan 2009 Rate Dependence and Role of Disorder in Linearly Sheared Two-Dimensional Foams
  • Rut Besseling
2008
17 Dec 2008 First-passage Brownian functional
  • Satya Majumdar (Université de Paris-Sud)
15 Dec 2008 Large Scale Simulations of Blue Phases of Cholesteric Liquid Crystals
  • Oliver Henrich
11 Dec 2008 Gene expression with nonlinear feedback
  • Otto Pulkkinen (University of Edinburgh)
08 Dec 2008 1. Water Interactions with Calcium Carbonate Nanoparticles and 2. Catching up on Bijels
  • Joe Tavacoli
05 Dec 2008 Multivariate Data Analysis with TMVA R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Andreas Hoecker (CERN)
05 Dec 2008 To be confirmed
  • Davide Marenduzzo
04 Dec 2008 TBA - Part II
  • Alexander Morozov
01 Dec 2008 To be confirmed
  • Toni Collins (University of Edinburgh)
28 Nov 2008 Spontaneous knotting of an agitated string
  • Rupert Nash
27 Nov 2008 Weak-segregation theory of microphase separation in block copolymers - Part I
  • Alexander Morozov
20 Nov 2008 Statistical mechanics of a model of genetic switch with linear feedback - Part 2
  • Paolo Visco (University of Edinburgh)
17 Nov 2008 Relaxation towards a nonequilibrium steady state: an unexpected spectral property of the asymmetric exclusion process
  • Arno Proeme
14 Nov 2008 The NA62/P326 Experiment at CERN R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Cristina Lazzeroni (Birmingham University)
14 Nov 2008 Unexpected Bipolar Flagellar Arrangements and Long-Range Flows Driven by Bacteria near Solid Boundaries
  • Laurence Wilson
13 Nov 2008 Statistical mechanics of a model of genetic switch with linear feedback - Part 1
  • Paolo Visco (University of Edinburgh)
10 Nov 2008 Cellular networks of colloids via the demixing and remixing of binary liquids
  • Job Thijssen
07 Nov 2008 A Molecular Clutch Disables Flagella in the Bacillus subtilis Biofilm
  • Angela Dawson
06 Nov 2008 Weightlessness—the best diet in the world? (or how (not) to build planets)
  • Helen Fraser (Strathclyde University)
03 Nov 2008 Colloidal Liquids, Crystals, and Glasses
  • Eric Weeks (Harvard University)
31 Oct 2008 First-Principles Constitutive Equation for Suspension Rheology
  • Oliver Henrich
30 Oct 2008 Life on Mars Time—an account of the Phoenix Mission
  • Tom Pike (Imperial College)
27 Oct 2008 Nonequilibrium Phase Transition in a System of Sedimenting Reproducing Particles
  • Conrad Barrett-Freeman
24 Oct 2008 Robust dynamic classes revealed by measuring the response function of a social system
  • Lawrence Mitchell
23 Oct 2008 Space as an Extreme Environment
20 Oct 2008 Advanced optical microscopy techniques
  • Jochen Arlt
17 Oct 2008 Elastic Instabilities of Polymer Solutions in Cross-Channel Flow; Purely Elastic Flow Asymmetries
  • Alexander Morozov
16 Oct 2008 Gravitational waves searches - status and plans
13 Oct 2008 Orbital ordering, reduced dimensionality and spin gap in correlated oxides
  • Daniel Khomskii (University of Cologne)
10 Oct 2008 What do I know about Physics Education?
10 Oct 2008 Recent CDF Resonance Search with Dimuons R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Chris Hays (University of Oxford)
06 Oct 2008 The Statistical Mechanics of Word Learning
  • Richard Blythe
03 Oct 2008 SUSY searches at ATLAS R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Antonella de Santo (Royal Holloway)
03 Oct 2008 Asymmetric caging in soft colloidal mixtures
  • Job Thijssen
30 Sep 2008 Current Fluctuations in the Asymmetric Simple Exclusion Process and Bethe Ansatz - Part II
  • Sylvain Prolhac (University of Edinburgh)
29 Sep 2008 Purely-elastic flow instabilities
  • Rob Poole (University of Liverpool)
25 Sep 2008 Making Money by Cooling Crystals
  • Mike Glazer (Oxford University)
23 Sep 2008 Current Fluctuations in the Asymmetric Simple Exclusion Process and Bethe Ansatz - Part I
  • Sylvain Prolhac (University of Edinburgh)
22 Sep 2008 Hopping particles on a growing lattice
  • Kate Sugden (University of Edinburgh)
19 Sep 2008 A Dynamical Systems Perspective on Phase Separation
  • Juergen Vollmer (MPI Dynamics & Self-Organization Goettingen)
08 Sep 2008 The Physics of DNA in Bacteriophages
  • Davide Marenduzzo
01 Sep 2008 Some Optical Tweezers-Based Rheology Conclusions, and a New Microscopy Technique
  • Laurence Wilson
18 Aug 2008 To be confirmed
  • Martin Li
11 Aug 2008 Bacterial motility in polymer solutions
  • Wilson Poon
05 Aug 2008 Dynamical Phase Transition In Glassy Systems
  • Vivien Lecomte (University of Edinburgh)
21 Jul 2008 To be confirmed
  • Tom Adams
14 Jul 2008 To be confirmed
  • Andrew Harrison
30 Jun 2008 Microfluidic devices: surface modification and analysis
  • Sally McArthur (University of Sheffield)
27 Jun 2008 Cooperativity, Sensitivity, and Noise in Biochemical Signaling
  • Martin Evans
20 Jun 2008 Differential Dynamic Microscopy: Probing Wave Vector Dependent Dynamics with a Microscope
  • Peter Pusey
13 Jun 2008 Statistically enhanced promiscuity of structurally correlated patterns
  • Chantal Valeriani
10 Jun 2008 Introduction to Lattice Boltzmann II
  • Davide Marenduzzo
09 Jun 2008 Sickle hemoglobin fibers - self assembly, interactions, growth and depolymerisation
  • Matthew Turner (Warwick University)
06 Jun 2008 A phase diagram for jammed matter
  • Paolo Visco (University of Edinburgh)
03 Jun 2008 Introduction to Lattice Boltzmann I
  • Davide Marenduzzo
02 Jun 2008 Direct simulation of rare events following Darwin
  • Julien Tailleur
30 May 2008 Motility influences biofilm architecture in Escherichia coli
  • Jana Schwarz-Linek
27 May 2008 Introduction to Mode Coupling Theory II
  • Oliver Henrich
23 May 2008 Tearing as a test for mechanical characterization of thin adhesive films
  • Julien Tailleur
16 May 2008 Diffusionless crystal growth from glass has precursor in equilibrium liquid
  • Eduardo Sanz
13 May 2008 Introduction to Mode Coupling Theory I
  • Oliver Henrich
12 May 2008 Altruism: a bluffer's guide
  • Lawrence Mitchell
09 May 2008 Thermal convection and emergence of isolated vortices in soap bubbles
  • Lucio Isa (University of Edinburgh)
02 May 2008 Paleotemperature trend for Precambrian life inferred from resurrected proteins
  • Cait MacPhee
29 Apr 2008 Metastability and topology - What can be read in a Fokker-Planck equation?
  • Julien Tailleur
28 Apr 2008 Time dependent quantum transport and nuclear motion
  • Claudio Verdozzi (Lund University)
25 Apr 2008 Random organization in periodically driven systems
  • Mike Cates
18 Apr 2008 How the Venus flytrap snaps
  • Rupert Nash
14 Apr 2008 Crystal nucleation in ionic and covalent systems
  • Chantal Valeriani
11 Apr 2008 Universal nature of particle displacements close to glass and jamming transitions
  • Rut Besseling
08 Apr 2008 Continuous-space birth-death processes: Part II
  • Tom Adams
07 Apr 2008 Lost in the thicket: how agar can suppress bacterial chemotaxis
  • Ottavio Croze (University of Edinburgh)
04 Apr 2008 Amoebae anticipate periodic events
  • Laurence Wilson
03 Apr 2008 Sustainable Energy
  • David J.C. MacKay (Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge)
31 Mar 2008 Probing nanoscale structure and dynamics of soft matter by synchrotron X-ray scattering
  • Theyencheri Narayanan (European Synchrotron Radiation Facility Grenoble)
28 Mar 2008 Coherent structures in monolayers of swimming particles
  • Davide Marenduzzo
26 Mar 2008 Computer simulations of microrheology in dense colloidal systems
  • Antonio M. Puertas (University of Almeria)
20 Mar 2008 The Corkscrew in the Sky
17 Mar 2008 Simulating ''Swimmers'': Point-like self-propelled particles in lattice Boltzmann
  • Rupert Nash
14 Mar 2008 ALICE R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Roman Lietava (Birmingham University)
14 Mar 2008 Importance of metastable states in the free energy landscapes of polypeptide chains
  • Rosalind Allen
13 Mar 2008 What lies beneath; and how the LHC could help us find out
07 Mar 2008 Morphological clues to wet granular pile stability
  • Kathryn White
07 Mar 2008 Recent Results on CP violation from the DØ Experiment R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Guennadi Borissov (Lancaster University)
06 Mar 2008 Smart insurance modelling - why is my team full of physics PhDs?
29 Feb 2008 Magnetic monopoles in spin ice
  • Richard Blythe
29 Feb 2008 Investigating B->tau nu at BaBar with New Statistical Techniques R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Matthew Barrett (Brunel University)
28 Feb 2008 Mean-field and continuous-space birth-death processes
  • Tom Adams
25 Feb 2008 Out of equilibrium processes in oppositely charged colloidal suspensions
  • Eduardo Sanz
22 Feb 2008 Three-dimensional super-resolution imaging by stochastic optical reconstruction microscopy
  • Job Thijssen
18 Feb 2008 The Bijel in Real Life
  • Kathryn White
15 Feb 2008 Structural rearrangements that govern flow in colloidal glasses
  • Oliver Henrich
14 Feb 2008 Fixation in subdivided populations (reprise)
  • Richard Blythe
11 Feb 2008 Slip of glassy hard-sphere colloidal suspensions
  • Pierre Ballesta (University of Edinburgh)
08 Feb 2008 Rotary protein motors
  • Ottavio Croze (University of Edinburgh)
07 Feb 2008 Perturbative approach to the Navier-Stokes equation
  • Matthew Salewski (University of Edinburgh)
04 Feb 2008 Laser manipulation and transfer of angular momentum in liquid crystal systems
  • Helen Gleeson (University of Manchester)
01 Feb 2008 A single type of progenitor cell maintains the epidermis
  • Lawrence Mitchell
31 Jan 2008 Statistical mechanics of run-and-tumble bacteria
  • Mike Cates
28 Jan 2008 A structural route for dynamical arrest: locally favoured structures in colloidal gels and glasses
  • Paddy Royall (University of Bristol)
25 Jan 2008 BaBar and the Elephant's Graveyard R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Fergus Wilson (Rutherford Appleton Laboratory)
21 Jan 2008 Cytoplasmic streaming: Helical shear flows in giant algal cells and their implications for molecular transport
  • Jan Willem van de Meent (DAMTP University of Cambridge)
17 Jan 2008 Fixation times in a randomly-mating subdivided population
  • Richard Blythe
14 Jan 2008 Harnessing Patterning in Polymeric Materials: From Creating Defect-free Devices to Sorting Damaged Cells
  • Anna Balazs (University of Pittsburgh)
2007
17 Dec 2007 Nonlinear Rheology of Colloidal Suspensions
  • Oliver Henrich
14 Dec 2007 First Neutrino Oscillation Results from MiniBooNE
  • Morgan Wascko (Imperial College London)
10 Dec 2007 Power injected in a granular gas
  • Paolo Visco (University of Edinburgh)
07 Dec 2007 Measurement of Femtosecond Electron Bunches R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Allan Gillespie (Dundee University)
30 Nov 2007 Calorimetry R&D for the Linear Collider: latest results from the CALICE collaboration R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Fabrizio Salvatore (Royal Holloway, University of London)
30 Nov 2007 Two papers from the Department of Applied Physics at RMIT, Australia
  • Gary Bryant (University of Edinburgh)
27 Nov 2007 Rare events in the macroscopic limit
  • Julien Tailleur
26 Nov 2007 Clustering, wetting and demixing in colloid-microemulsion composites
  • Danielle Van't Zand
23 Nov 2007 Metamaterial electromagnetic cloak at microwave frequencies
  • Oliver Henrich
22 Nov 2007 The Science and Technology Facilities Council
20 Nov 2007 Steady state correlations in simple shear flow
  • Oliver Henrich
19 Nov 2007 Characterisation of Photonic Colloidal Crystals in Real and Reciprocal Space: A Tale of Two Cities
  • Job Thijssen
16 Nov 2007 The physics potential of a SuperB factory R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Adrian Bevan (Queen Mary, University of London)
16 Nov 2007 Two-dimensional nematic colloidal crystals self-assembled by topological defects
  • Tiffany Wood
15 Nov 2007 Invisible cloaks and the perfect lens
  • John Pendry (Imperial College, London)
13 Nov 2007 Steady-State Distributions of Random Walks with (some) Memory
  • Yariv Kafri (Technion Haifa)
12 Nov 2007 Steady-State Chemotactic Response in E. coli
  • Yariv Kafri (Technion Haifa)
09 Nov 2007 Chemotaxis of nonbiological colloidal rods
  • Rupert Nash
06 Nov 2007 Non-normality and linear amplification
  • Alexander Morozov
05 Nov 2007 Are glasses hot ?
  • Tiffany Wood
02 Nov 2007 Recent Results from Kaon Physics R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Cristina Lazzeroni (Birmingham University)
02 Nov 2007 Electrostatics at the oil-water interface, stability, and order in emulsions and colloids
  • Paul Clegg
01 Nov 2007 Biological Physics - Science or Gimmickry?
30 Oct 2007 Waiting times in Markov jump processes
  • Paolo Visco (University of Edinburgh)
29 Oct 2007 Non-linear instabilities in parallel shear flows of visco-elastic fluids
  • Alexander Morozov
26 Oct 2007 Self-assembly and cross-linking of bionanoparticles at liquid-liquid interfaces
  • Mike Cates
25 Oct 2007 Lord Crawford's Astronomy Library
  • Owen Gingerich (Harvard University)
22 Oct 2007 Electrostatic interactions across a charged lipid bilayer
  • Alexander Wagner (University of Edinburgh)
19 Oct 2007 Dynamical evolution of ecosystems
  • Amit Chattopadhyay (University of Edinburgh)
16 Oct 2007 Extreme value statistics, integer partitions and the Bose gas
  • Satya Majumdar (Université de Paris-Sud)
15 Oct 2007 Sex and Sensitivity: the (In)fidelity of DNA Homologous Recombination
  • Joel Stavans (Weizmann Institute of Science)
12 Oct 2007 Stochastic gene expression in fluctuating environments
  • Rosalind Allen
09 Oct 2007 Elements of information theory
  • Richard Blythe
08 Oct 2007 Modelling dissipation in statistical mechanics
  • Richard Blythe
05 Oct 2007 Physical nature of bacterial cytoplasm
  • Wilson Poon
02 Oct 2007 Making power laws: is there anything that won't do?
  • Lawrence Mitchell
01 Oct 2007 The hydrodynamics of active fluids
  • Davide Marenduzzo
28 Sep 2007 Experimental and theoretical study of mitotic spindle orientation
  • Lawrence Mitchell
27 Sep 2007 The Search for Origin of the Highest Energy Particles in Nature
25 Sep 2007 Driven interacting particle systems II: New perspectives
  • Royce Zia (Virginia Tech USA)
24 Sep 2007 Ionic Assemblies: Patterns and Symmetries
  • Monica Olvera de La Cruz (Department of Materials Science Northwestern University)
21 Sep 2007 Femtosecond time-delay X-ray holography
  • Job Thijssen
20 Sep 2007 Driven interacting particle systems I: A (re)introduction
  • Royce Zia (Virginia Tech USA)
14 Sep 2007 Flows driven by flagella of multicellular organisms enhance long-range molecular transport
  • Davide Marenduzzo
10 Sep 2007 Nanoparticles in binary mixture of liquid crystal and dodecanol
  • Chethan Lobo (University of Edinburgh)
07 Sep 2007 Self-motile colloidal particles: from directed propulsion to random walk
  • Kathryn White
04 Sep 2007 Students' Investigative Skills and the Physics Laboratory - research and good practice seen from 'Down Under'
  • David Mills (Monash University, Australia)
03 Sep 2007 Colloidal Particle Structures at Liquid Interfaces
  • Tommy Horozov (University of Hull)
31 Aug 2007 Chemotaxis in bacteria
  • Ottavio Croze (University of Edinburgh)
27 Aug 2007 Coupling electrostatic and polymeric surface interactions in soft matter and biology
  • Ottavio Croze (University of Edinburgh)
24 Aug 2007 Experimental free energy surface reconstruction from single-molecule force spectroscopy using Jarzynski's equality
  • Richard Blythe
20 Aug 2007 The simulations of complex colloidal fluids by Lattice Boltzmann
  • Grace Kim (University of Edinburgh)
17 Aug 2007 Measurement of effective temperatures in an aging colloidal glass
  • Laurence Wilson
13 Aug 2007 Reporting the noise: physics looks at finance
  • Lawrence Mitchell
30 Jul 2007 Nucleation in the 2D Ising model under shear
  • Rosalind Allen
02 Jul 2007 To be confirmed
  • Martin Evans
22 Jun 2007 Soft lubrication
  • Alexander Morozov
18 Jun 2007 Structure and Deformation of Soft Colloidal Co-crystals
  • Lynn M. Walker (Department of Chemical Engineering Carnegie Mellon University)
15 Jun 2007 Hydra molecular network reaches criticality at the symmetry-breaking axis-defining moment
  • Rupert Nash
08 Jun 2007 Einstein relation generalized to nonequilibrium
  • Martin Evans
04 Jun 2007 Piconewton forces in dense colloids, applied and measured by optical tweezers
  • Laurence Wilson
18 May 2007 Dissolution arrest and stability of armored bubbles
  • Mike Cates
17 May 2007 Modelling the wave of advance of neolithic agriculture
  • Morrel H Cohen (Department of Physics and Astronomy Rutgers University and Chemistry Department Princeton University)
15 May 2007 DNA unzipping
  • Davide Marenduzzo
14 May 2007 Antisite disorder and the magnetic groundstate of an experimental spin 1/2 kagome antiferromagnet
  • Mark de Vries (University of Edinburgh)
11 May 2007 Propulsion of a molecular machine by asymmetric distribution of reaction products
  • Davide Marenduzzo
10 May 2007 Towards an International Design for a Neutrino Factory
  • Paul Soler (University of Glasgow)
01 May 2007 Mass-transport models: part III
  • Martin Evans
30 Apr 2007 On the expansion of bacteria through soft agar
  • Ottavio Croze (University of Edinburgh)
27 Apr 2007 Concentration dependence of the collective dynamics of swimming bacteria
  • Rut Besseling
23 Apr 2007 Experimental work on interconnected super-emulsions
  • Eva Herzig (University of Edinburgh)
17 Apr 2007 Factorised steady states in mass-transport models
  • Martin Evans
03 Apr 2007 Condensation in the zero-range process and connection to sums of random variables
  • Martin Evans
02 Apr 2007 Phase separating proteins and cellular switches
  • Richard Sear (Department of Physics University of Surrey)
30 Mar 2007 Optofluidic control using photothermal nanoparticles
  • Lucio Isa (University of Edinburgh)
27 Mar 2007 Beyond the gene
  • Evelyn Fox Keller (University of Edinburgh)
26 Mar 2007 Complex dynamics of shear banded flows
  • Suzanne Fielding (University of Edinburgh)
23 Mar 2007 Sterol structure determines the separation of phases and the curvature of the liquid-ordered phase in model membranes
  • Zhijun Zhao (University of Edinburgh)
22 Mar 2007 Statistics, the Cosmic Microwave Background, and the Anthropic Principle
  • Andrew Jaffe (Imperial College London)
20 Mar 2007 Charm mixing at BaBar and Belle
  • Steve Playfer
20 Mar 2007 Brownian Motor
  • Richard Blythe
19 Mar 2007 Point forces in lattice Boltzmann: Approaching unsettled questions in sedimentation and learning to swim
  • Rupert Nash
16 Mar 2007 Collective evolution and the genetic code
  • Richard Blythe
15 Mar 2007 Some advances in radiotherapy R Additional Resources are available for this event
09 Mar 2007 Measurement of D mesons production in deep inelastic scattering at HERA
  • Robert Walsh (DESY)
08 Mar 2007 The Matter-Antimatter Asymmetry
  • Franz Muheim
06 Mar 2007 Neural Networks
  • Arno Proeme
02 Mar 2007 Bistable bacterial growth rate in response to antibiotics with low membrane permeability
  • Rosalind Allen
01 Mar 2007 The Antikythera Mechanism Decoded
01 Mar 2007 3D active edge silicon sensor results and applications R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Cinzia Da Via (University of Manchester)
27 Feb 2007 Interfaces
  • Jamie Wood (University of Edinburgh)
26 Feb 2007 Understanding cell-cell interactions for biological aggregation: Working at the interface between engineering and biology
  • Catherine Biggs (Sheffield)
23 Feb 2007 Quorum signal molecules as biosurfactants affecting swarming in Rhizobium etli
  • Wilson Poon
22 Feb 2007 Liquid Films, Bubbles and Drops ; A Demonstration Lecture
22 Feb 2007 Precision Measurements of the top mass at CDF R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Un-Ki Yang (University of Manchester)
20 Feb 2007 Transition to turbulence
  • Alexander Morozov
19 Feb 2007 Lipid domain formation in binary/ternary Giant Unilamellar Vesicles
  • Zhijun Zhao (University of Edinburgh)
16 Feb 2007 Crossover from stretched to compressed exponential relaxations in a polymer-based sponge phase
  • Paul Clegg
13 Feb 2007 Boundary conditions and the solution of the diffusion equation of population genetics
  • Alan McKane (School of Physics & Astronomy, The University of Manchester)
12 Feb 2007 Micro-channel flow of high volume fraction colloidal glasses: velocity profiles, fluctuations and Antoni Gaudi
  • Lucio Isa (University of Edinburgh)
09 Feb 2007 Nonequilibrium mechanics of active cytoskeletal networks
  • Laurence Wilson
08 Feb 2007 The Use of Physics in Computer Games
06 Feb 2007 Games
  • Graeme Ackland
05 Feb 2007 Nonequilibrium Kinetics of the Triangular Antiferromagnetic Ising model
  • Grace Kim (University of Edinburgh)
02 Feb 2007 Escherichia coli swim on the right-hand side
  • Ottavio Croze (University of Edinburgh)
01 Feb 2007 Nanotechnology: challenging chips and crime
  • Russell Cowburn (Imperial College London)
31 Jan 2007 W mass measurement at the Tevatron R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Chris Hays (University of Oxford)
30 Jan 2007 The Maxwell distribution in the microcanonical ensemble
  • Lawrence Mitchell
29 Jan 2007 Drops on Chemically Patterned and Superhydrophobic Surfaces
  • Julia Yeomans (University of Edinburgh)
26 Jan 2007 An asymmetric model for water structure
  • Susie Allison (University of Edinburgh)
25 Jan 2007 Undergraduate laboratory physics – Has anything changed in 25 years?
23 Jan 2007 Gödel's Incompleteness Theorem
  • Neelofer Banglawala
22 Jan 2007 Atomistic simulations of martensitic transformations in 2D Lennard-Jones solids
  • Oliver Kastner (University of Edinburgh)
19 Jan 2007 Brownian motion near a liquid-like membrane
  • Danielle Van't Zand
16 Jan 2007 Proving an H-theorem for Stochastic Rotation Dynamics
  • Rupert Nash
15 Jan 2007 Faraday instability in complex fluids
  • Pierre Ballesta (University of Edinburgh)
12 Jan 2007 Shape selectivity in the assembly of lithographically designed colloidal particles
  • Kathryn White
2006
12 Dec 2006 What happens next?
  • Andy Jackson (University of Edinburgh)
11 Dec 2006 Chain reactions, hexosomes and unexpected shades of the colour blue
  • Kathryn White
07 Dec 2006 Harnessing plasma waves to accelerate particles and amplify light
05 Dec 2006 Kinetic theory of granular media
  • Alex Buts (University of Edinburgh)
04 Dec 2006 Colloids in Surfactant Systems
  • Danielle Van't Zand
27 Nov 2006 Self-assembly of polypeptides as inspiration for new materials
  • Cait MacPhee
23 Nov 2006 It's not just about B's : ICHEP06 Results from BABAR R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Katherine George (Queen Mary, University of London)
23 Nov 2006 How Cold is Cold Fusion?
  • Janne Wallenius (Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden)
21 Nov 2006 Mean-field model of fungal growth
  • Kate Sugden (University of Edinburgh)
20 Nov 2006 Imaging and rheology of colloidal glasses under steady shear
  • Rut Besseling
14 Nov 2006 Networks, potentials, detailed balance and all that
  • Graeme Ackland
13 Nov 2006 Phonons and Structures in Rubidium and Oxygen at High Pressure
  • Malcolm McMahon
09 Nov 2006 Application of data visualisation in particle physics R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Stephen Watts (Brunel University)
07 Nov 2006 Ratchet models and their connection to cell motility
  • Davide Marenduzzo
06 Nov 2006 Nonequilibrium Steady States in Sheared Binary Fluids
  • Mike Cates
26 Oct 2006 B_s Mixing at CDF R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Sinéad Farrington (University of Liverpool)
24 Oct 2006 The forward flux sampling method for simulating rare events
  • Rosalind Allen
23 Oct 2006 Connecting simulation and experiment: classical molecular dynamics of simple peptides in water
  • Susie Allison (University of Edinburgh)
19 Oct 2006 Detectors for the ILC (Part 2)
  • Victoria Martin
17 Oct 2006 Monto Carlo simulation and extended sampling
  • Andrew Jackson (University of Edinburgh)
12 Oct 2006 Detectors for the ILC (Part 1)
  • Victoria Martin
10 Oct 2006 Connectivity of growing random networks: How preferential attachment leads to scale-free behaviour
  • Lawrence Mitchell
09 Oct 2006 Proline - of ants, tubes and quantum corrections
  • Raph Troitzsch (University of Edinburgh)
03 Oct 2006 Exact solution of the asymmetric exclusion process
  • Richard Blythe
02 Oct 2006 Modelling soft active materials
  • Davide Marenduzzo
25 Sep 2006 Non linear rheology and dynamic yielding of a simple glass: A molecular dynamics study
  • Fathollah Varnik (Max-Planck Institut fuer Eisenforschung Duesseldorf)
21 Sep 2006 Analysis of the B_s to PhiPhi Decay R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Judith McCarron (Formerly School of Physics & Astronomy, University of Edinburgh)
06 Sep 2006 New Physics and Bs mixing R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Gudrun Hiller (Technical University of Dortmund)
24 Aug 2006 RICH Detectors for the LHCb: 2006 Test Beam Studies R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Nick Styles (Formerly School of Physics & Astronomy, University of Edinburgh)
21 Aug 2006 Poly-N-Methylpyrrole Modified Electrodes to Investigate Bile Salt-Lecithin Aggregation
  • Dilec Madenci (University of Edinburgh)
14 Aug 2006 Colloidal glasses
  • Peter Pusey
07 Aug 2006 Evolutionary genetics and thermodynamics
  • Neelofer Banglawala
31 Jul 2006 Bacterial gene networks and the cell cycle
  • Rosalind Allen
24 Jul 2006 Get Orf Moi Land
  • Graeme Ackland
13 Jul 2006 Information entropy of humpback whale songs
  • Richard Blythe
29 Jun 2006 Evolving order from complexity
  • Jamie Wood (University of Edinburgh)
27 Jun 2006 Modelling Hard Spheres via Monte Carlo Methods
  • Andrew Jackson (University of Edinburgh)
22 Jun 2006 The war of attrition, or how to win big in mating contests
  • Lawrence Mitchell
19 Jun 2006 Statistical Physics and Fungal Growth
  • Kate Sugden (University of Edinburgh)
15 Jun 2006 Steady states of mass-transport models..
  • Tom Hanney (University of Edinburgh)
09 Jun 2006 Directional Interactions Amongst Encapsulated Clusters
  • Dana Breed (University of California Santa Barbara)
08 Jun 2006 Computing defect energies for continuous spin glasses
  • Martin Weigel (Heriot-Watt)
08 Jun 2006 Towards a Quantum Dot-Based Single Photon Source R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Robert Lambert (Heriot-Watt University)
05 Jun 2006 Topological mixing in viscous fluids
  • Emmanuelle Gouillart (CEA Saclay)
01 Jun 2006 Quorum sensing
  • Jamie Wood (University of Edinburgh)
29 May 2006 Getting to the bottom of rugged energy landscapes
  • Richard Blythe
25 May 2006 An A-Z guide to the Linear Collider R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Steve Playfer
25 May 2006 Entropy and natural selection
  • Jonathan Coe (Cavendish Laboratory University of Cambridge)
19 May 2006 Weak Agitations, Zero Yield Stress and Smooth Flows in Granular Media
  • Martin van Hecke (Leiden University)
18 May 2006 Semileptonic B-decays at the B-Factories R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Francesca di Lodovico (Queen Mary, University of London)
18 May 2006 How efficiently do hard rods sample phase space?
  • Graeme Ackland
15 May 2006 Spatially Competing Shops
  • Lawrence Mitchell
11 May 2006 Rare decays as a probe for New Physics at LHCb R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Ulrik Egede (Imperial College)
11 May 2006 The Fokker Planck equation and its applications to population genetics
  • Jonathan Coe (Cavendish Laboratory University of Cambridge)
  • Neelofer Banglawala
08 May 2006 Pattern formation in thin film suspensions
  • Mark Buchanan (University of Oslo)
04 May 2006 Adiabatic compression of a dilute classical gas
  • Richard Blythe
04 May 2006 Tau physics from the B Factories R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • George Lafferty (University of Manchester)
02 May 2006 How to Make a Neurocrystal: Modeling the Developmental Patterning of the Fly's Eye
  • David Lubensky (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam)
24 Apr 2006 Techniques for trapping and studying colloids on liquid-liquid interfaces
  • Eva Herzig (University of Edinburgh)
20 Apr 2006 Some general properties of nonequilibrium steady states and a simple example
  • Beate Schmittmann (Virginia Tech)
13 Apr 2006 Rare B decays to eta'K* and eta'rho mesons R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Philip Clark
30 Mar 2006 Latest Results from Belle and Plans for a Super B Factory R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Tim Gershon (Warwick University)
27 Mar 2006 Optical Trapping Experiments in Hard Sphere Colloidal Systems
  • Laurence Wilson
23 Mar 2006 Mode-coupling theory of the glass transition part 2
  • Thomas Voigtmann (University of Edinburgh)
23 Mar 2006 Eyes for the RICH R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Stephan Eisenhardt
20 Mar 2006 Controlling drop impact by additives
  • Volfango Bertola (School of Engineering)
16 Mar 2006 Numerical computing
  • Andrew Jackson (University of Edinburgh)
09 Mar 2006 Pair Approximation & Applications to Ecological Models
  • Lawrence Mitchell
02 Mar 2006 Mode-coupling theory of the glass transition
  • Thomas Voigtmann (University of Edinburgh)
01 Mar 2006 A simple model for the excess entropy of mixing of methanol-water mixtures
  • Rowan Hargreaves (University of Edinburgh)
27 Feb 2006 The OCR Protein: gels, bananas and DNA
  • Rik Higham (University of Edinburgh)
23 Feb 2006 Memory equations
  • Martin Greenall (University of Edinburgh)
16 Feb 2006 1/f noise in sandpile models
  • Mikko Alava (Helsinki University of Technology)
13 Feb 2006 Mode-coupling glasses and liquid structure
  • Martin Greenall (University of Edinburgh)
09 Feb 2006 An introduction to Lattice Boltzmann
  • Rupert Nash
02 Feb 2006 On the Brink of Revelation and Revolution: Electroweak Symmetry Breaking in 2008 R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Rick St Denis (University of Glasgow)
30 Jan 2006 Finding the Center Reliably: Robust Patterns of Developmental Gene Expression
  • Martin Howard (University of Edinburgh)
26 Jan 2006 Heavy Flavour Identification at the ILC R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Joel Goldstein (Rutherford Appleton Laboratory)
26 Jan 2006 Spinning tops
  • Ben O'Leary (University of Edinburgh)
23 Jan 2006 Spatial and temporal inhomogeneities in the flow of dense colloidal suspensions into geometrical constrictions
  • Lucio Isa (University of Edinburgh)
19 Jan 2006 The extinction of family names: generating functions and branching processes
  • Jonathan Coe (Cavendish Laboratory University of Cambridge)
19 Jan 2006 MICE, in preparation of the Neutrino Factory R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Ken Long (Imperial College London)
16 Jan 2006 Phase separation in lipid bilayers
  • Vernita Gordon (University of Edinburgh)
12 Jan 2006 Bursts and heavy tails in human dynamics
  • Richard Blythe
2005
19 Dec 2005 The OCR Protein: gels, bananas and DNA
  • Rik Higham (University of Edinburgh)
15 Dec 2005 Kirchhoff's loop law and the maximum entropy production principle
  • Graeme Ackland
08 Dec 2005 Method of characteristics for solving ''quasi-linear'' partial differential equations
  • Martin Evans
08 Dec 2005 Vertex detectors and the linear collider R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Chris Damerell (Rutherford Appleton Laboratory)
07 Dec 2005 X-ray Photon Correlation Spectroscopy as a new tool to investigate the dynamics of soft condensed matter
  • Aymeric Robert (University of Edinburgh)
05 Dec 2005 Conducting Organic Molecule Micropatterns on Functionalised Glass Surfaces
  • Iris Coe
01 Dec 2005 Fock-space and generating-function approaches to a simple birth-death process
  • Jonathan Coe (Cavendish Laboratory University of Cambridge)
  • Richard Blythe
28 Nov 2005 An introduction to networks
  • Tom Hanney (University of Edinburgh)
24 Nov 2005 CALICE: Calorimetry for the ILC R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Paul Dauncey (Imperial College London)
24 Nov 2005 Persistence and extreme statistics in fluctuating interfaces II
  • Satya Majumdar (Université de Paris-Sud)
21 Nov 2005 Mutation of albedo and growth response produces oscillations in a spatial Daisyworld
  • Jamie Wood (University of Edinburgh)
17 Nov 2005 Persistence and extreme statistics in fluctuating interfaces I
  • Satya Majumdar (Université de Paris-Sud)
17 Nov 2005 Flavour Physics in the LHC Era R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Franz Muheim
14 Nov 2005 Investigating Extreme Condition Microbiology
  • Gail Ferguson (Structural & Molecular Biology and CSEC)
10 Nov 2005 Radiative Penguins at BaBar R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Debbie Bard (Formerly School of Physics & Astronomy, University of Edinburgh)
10 Nov 2005 Introduction to fluctuating interfaces
  • Martin Evans
07 Nov 2005 Realtime 3D microscopy of colloidal glasses under shear
  • Rut Besseling
03 Nov 2005 Event Reconstruction and Physics Performance of the LHCb Experiment R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Yuehong Xie (Formerly School of Physics & Astronomy, University of Edinburgh)
03 Nov 2005 Introduction to stochastic processes II: detailed balance, time reversal symmetry and fluctuation theorems
  • Richard Blythe
31 Oct 2005 Noise in Biochemical Reaction Networks
  • Patrick Warren
31 Oct 2005 Condensed matter neutron science down-under: From magnetic cobaltates to polymer substrates for biosensing applications
  • Michael James (Bragg Institute Sydney)
27 Oct 2005 Einstein and Cairn Gorm (102Mb) R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Alan Walker
27 Oct 2005 Introduction to stochastic processes I: properties of Markov processes on a finite state space
  • Richard Blythe
24 Oct 2005 Diffuse Scattering from Incommensurate Rb-IV
  • Malcolm McMahon
20 Oct 2005 Branching processes using occupation number formalism
  • Jonathan Coe (Cavendish Laboratory University of Cambridge)
17 Oct 2005 Phase Transitions in Stochastic Models of Flow
  • Martin Evans
14 Oct 2005 The KOPIO Experiment R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Athans Hatzikoutelis (Virginia Tech)
14 Oct 2005 WW scattering studies for a Future Linear Collider R Additional Resources are available for this event
  • Andres F. Osorio-Oliveros (University of Manchester)
13 Oct 2005 Disordered zero-range process
  • Tom Hanney (University of Edinburgh)
10 Oct 2005 Opening up into two dimensions: insights into liquid structure
  • Susie Allison (University of Edinburgh)
06 Oct 2005 Daisyworld in zero dimensions
  • Jamie Wood (University of Edinburgh)
03 Oct 2005 Correlation spectroscopy with photons and electrons - insight into medium-range order in amorphous materials
  • J. Murray Gibson (Argonne National Laboratory)
15 Sep 2005 Parallel and random sequential updating schemes in the asymmetric exclusion process
  • Martin Evans
05 Sep 2005 Self Assembled Monolayers and Soft Lithography
  • Nhan Pham
22 Aug 2005 Weighted Networks and the Multi-Species Zero-Range Process
  • Andrew Angel (University of Edinburgh)
01 Aug 2005 Colloidal glasses under shear
  • Nhan Pham
04 Jul 2005 From interparticle potentials to free energies - or the challenge of doing atomistic simulations with the right thermodynamics
  • Alfredo Caro (University of Edinburgh)
22 Jun 2005 Colloids in external fields: theory and simulation
  • Hartmut Löwen (Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf)
20 Jun 2005 Colloidal Analog of the Ionic Fluid: computer simulation study
  • José B. Caballero (University of Edinburgh)
06 Jun 2005 The Physics of Filamentous Fungi
  • Wilson Poon
30 May 2005 Armadillos, a dead dinosaur and the glass transition
  • Martin Greenall (University of Edinburgh)
16 May 2005 Recent Developments in Lattice Boltzmann for Complex Fluids
  • Kevin Stratford (EPCC, University of Edinburgh)
11 May 2005 The Mechanics and Statistics of Active Matter
  • Sriram Ramaswamy (TIFR/Tata)
09 May 2005 Simulating the flipping of genetic switches and other rare events
  • Rosalind Allen (AMOLF)
19 Apr 2005 To be confirmed
  • Fred Mackintosh (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam)
21 Mar 2005 MC measurement of the isotropic nematic interfacial tension in suspensions of soft rods
  • Tanja Schilling (Mainz)
14 Mar 2005 Microimmiscible aqueous alcohols: dynamics and thermodynamics
  • Simon Bates
07 Mar 2005 With these statistical mechanics I language change and population genetics wed
  • Richard Blythe
28 Feb 2005 Dilatancy, Jamming, and the Physics of Granulation
  • Mike Cates
21 Feb 2005 Attraction and Repulsion in Glasses
  • Thomas Voigtmann (University of Edinburgh)
09 Feb 2005 Interaction between Colloids and Cells
  • Didier Roux (Centre de recherche Paul Pascal CNRS Pessac France)
04 Feb 2005 How industrial problems expose gaps in fundamental colloid science
  • Richard Buscall (ICI Strategic Technology Group Redcar)
31 Jan 2005 Pattern formation in particle laden viscous fluid thin film flow
  • Mark Buchanan (University of Oslo)
24 Jan 2005 An exactly solvable phase transition in an Ising system with a grain boundary
  • Jamie Wood (University of Edinburgh)
17 Jan 2005 Phase separation in lipid bilayers
  • Vernita Gordon (University of Edinburgh)
2004
13 Dec 2004 The Gel Phase of OCR, a DNA Mimic
  • Rik Higham (University of Edinburgh)
06 Dec 2004 Conducting Polymer Micropatterns
  • Iris Coe
29 Nov 2004 An Einstein relation for nonequilibrium steady states
  • Tom Hanney (University of Edinburgh)
22 Nov 2004 Instabilities and Collective Phenomena in Plastic Flow of Crystalline Solids
  • Michael Zaiser (University of Edinburgh)
15 Nov 2004 Clusters in methanol-water mixtures
  • Rowan Hargreaves (University of Edinburgh)
08 Nov 2004 Statics and dynamics of poly(ethylene glycol)-stabilized colloids
  • Johan Bergenholtz (University of Gothenburg Sweden)
01 Nov 2004 Gels, clusters and phase separation in sticky particle systems
  • Helen Sedgwick (University of Edinburgh)
25 Oct 2004 Bridging in Colloidal Sediments
  • Matt Jenkins (University of Edinburgh)
18 Oct 2004 Unbinding Books and Demixing Mixtures
  • Jeroen S. van Duijneveldt (School of Chemistry University of Bristol)
11 Oct 2004 The Aqueous Environment: Lessons from Small Molecules
  • Lorna Dougan (University of Edinburgh)
04 Oct 2004 Jamming in 2-Dimensional Granular Flow
  • Ki Wing To (Institute of Physics Academia Sinica Nankang Taipei Taiwan)
13 Sep 2004 Untangling hair conditioners: The swelling of surfactant bilayer phases
  • David Fairhurst (University of Edinburgh)
06 Sep 2004 The hydrodynamic interaction in confined suspensions
  • Haim Diamant (Tel Aviv University Israel)
23 Aug 2004 Myelin Formation
  • Stefan Egelhaaf (University of Edinburgh)
09 Aug 2004 Remoteness: studying the structure of concentrated particulate systems
  • Mark Haw (University of Edinburgh)
02 Aug 2004 Self-Assembled Monolayers, Soft Lithography and Ezyme Activity at Surfaces
  • Nhan Pham
26 Jul 2004 Limited Coalescence in Particle-Stabilised Emulsions: Experiment and Theory
  • Bernard P. Binks (Surfactant & Colloid Group Department of Chemistry University of Hull)
19 Jul 2004 Overshooting Currents and Condensation Transitions in the Zero-Range Process
  • Andrew Angel (University of Edinburgh)
12 Jul 2004 Domain Formation in Binary Lipid Vesicles
  • Paul Beales (University of Edinburgh)
05 Jul 2004 Chain melting in the Incommensurate Host-Guest Phase of Rb-IV
  • Malcolm McMahon
28 Jun 2004 Molecular Motors: Observation and Theory
  • Michael Fisher (University of Maryland)
07 Jun 2004 Adsorption of hydrocarbon mixtures in porous materials
  • Joe Fox (University of Edinburgh)
31 May 2004 Mesoscopic and Nanoscale Thermodynamics: Fundamentals for Emerging Technologies
  • Mikhail Anisimov (Department of Chemical Engineering and Institute for Physical Science and Technology University of Maryland)
10 May 2004 The shape memory effect and the synthetic midge
  • Graeme Ackland
03 May 2004 Hard Spheres Revisited
  • Andrew Schofield
26 Apr 2004 Depinning, Ordering and Melting of Vortex Matter in Mesoscopic Channels
  • Rut Besseling
29 Mar 2004 Wetting transitions and surface geometry
  • Martin Greenall (University of Edinburgh)
15 Mar 2004 Jamming: an overview
  • Colin Holmes (University of Edinburgh)
01 Mar 2004 Phase transition and fractionation in polydisperse colloids
  • Nhan Pham
23 Feb 2004 Behaviour of globular protein solutions in lipid cubic phase
  • Shinpei Tanaka (University of Edinburgh)
17 Feb 2004 Patterns, templates and ordering in thin films: from magnetic garnets to polymer films and beyond
  • David Andelman (Tel Aviv University Israel)
09 Feb 2004 Flowing smectics with defects
  • David Lu (Physics Department National Central University Taiwan)
02 Feb 2004 Liquid crystals embedded in gels
  • Paul Clegg
26 Jan 2004 Diffusion of particles in polymer solutions
  • Peter Pusey
19 Jan 2004 Mixing effects in dense binary hard-sphere fluids
  • Thomas Voigtmann (University of Edinburgh)
12 Jan 2004 The Penna Model -- a solvable model of evolutionary ageing
  • Jonathan Coe (Cavendish Laboratory University of Cambridge)
2003
15 Dec 2003 Shake, Rattle and Roll
  • M. Siddick (University of Edinburgh)
08 Dec 2003 Bridges and arches - extended structures in particulate deposits
  • Gary Barker (Institute of Food Research (Norwich))
01 Dec 2003 Microscale Mechanical Responses and Properties in Bio-Relevant Materials: Glioblastoma and Self-Assembled Polymer Capsules
  • Vernita Gordon (University of Edinburgh)
24 Nov 2003 Soggy Matter Physics
  • Malcolm Robertson (University of Edinburgh)
17 Nov 2003 Phase transitions in one-dimensional driven systems and the zero-range process
  • Tom Hanney (University of Edinburgh)
10 Nov 2003 Analysing Structure in (almost) Colloidal Sediments
  • Matt Jenkins (University of Edinburgh)
03 Nov 2003 Topological Gel
  • Kohzo Ito (University of Tokyo)
27 Oct 2003 Quantum versions of random walks for quantum computing
  • Vivien Kendon (Imperial College London)
20 Oct 2003 Interactions of particulate inclusions in a columnar phase
  • Ronojoy Adhikari (University of Edinburgh)
13 Oct 2003 The Hydrophobic Interaction
  • David Fairhurst (University of Edinburgh)
06 Oct 2003 Modelling granular avalanches
  • Achod Aradian (University of Edinburgh)
29 Sep 2003 The Polymerisation Motor
  • Helen Sedgwick (University of Edinburgh)
01 Sep 2003 Flow instabilities and shear banding in complex fluids
  • Suzanne Fielding (University of Edinburgh)
25 Aug 2003 Network formation in mixtures of nematic liquid crystal and colloid particles
  • Julie Cleaver (University of Edinburgh)
18 Aug 2003 Shock formation in driven flows
  • Martin Evans
11 Aug 2003 The Paris-Edinburgh neutron pressure cell -- The world's smallest large volume cell
  • John Loveday
04 Aug 2003 The tellurium delirium or a crystallographer's paradise
  • Clivia Hejny (University of Edinburgh)
14 Jul 2003 Determination of Free Energy Differences of Crystalline Solids
  • Amit Acharya (University of Edinburgh)
07 Jul 2003 Application of QCM to the evaporation of colloidal suspension drops
  • Nhan Pham
30 Jun 2003 Experiments on jamming in colloids
  • Mark Haw (University of Edinburgh)
23 Jun 2003 If at first you don't succeed - add more dimensions
  • Malcolm McMahon
16 Jun 2003 Simple Molecules Ain't So Simple
  • Simon Bates
09 Jun 2003 2D evaporation: a controlled environment
  • F. Clement (University of Edinburgh)
03 Jun 2003 Viscoelasticity and Structural Aging in Colloidal Gels
  • Maria Kilfoil (Harvard University)
26 May 2003 Epidemic processes with immunization
  • Andrea Jimenez-Dalmaroni (Theoretical Physics University of Oxford)
12 May 2003 Electronic structure theory: Tight-binding models and phase transformations
  • Robert Albers (Los Alamos National Laboratory (USA))
05 May 2003 Local perturbations of colloidal suspensions
  • Poitr Habdas (Department of Physics Emory University (Atlanta USA))
28 Apr 2003 Supercoiled DNA
  • Stefan Egelhaaf (University of Edinburgh)
15 Apr 2003 Screening phenomena in macroion suspensions
  • Emmanuel Trizac (Laboratoire de Physique Thorique Universit Paris Sud)
07 Apr 2003 Using Monte Carlo simulations to help understand cracking
  • Joe Fox (University of Edinburgh)
31 Mar 2003 Kinetics of Micelle Formation
  • Anniina Salonen (University of Edinburgh)
24 Mar 2003 Orienteering, daisies and spilt coffee: Simulations with non-Hamiltonian Dynamics
  • Graeme Ackland
17 Mar 2003 When Hard Spheres Get Soft
  • Helen Sedgwick (University of Edinburgh)
11 Mar 2003 Systematics of the nonmetal-metal transition in highly compressed low-Z fluids at extreme conditions
  • B. Nellis (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory)
10 Mar 2003 The physics of the complex mixture inside E. coli
  • Richard Sear (Department of Physics University of Surrey)
03 Mar 2003 Phase Separation in Mixed Lipid Membranes
  • Paul Beales (University of Edinburgh)
24 Feb 2003 Working on small systems: beyond the Second Law of Thermodynamics
  • Alastair Bruce (Formerly School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Edinburgh)
17 Feb 2003 Protein crystallization in lipid cubic phase
  • Shinpei Tanaka (University of Edinburgh)
10 Feb 2003 Percolation and phase separation in a fluid of sticky spheres
  • Mark Miller (FOM Institute for Atomic and Molecular Physics Amsterdam The Netherlands)
03 Feb 2003 Recent Experiments on Binary Colloidal Crystals
  • Andrew Schofield
27 Jan 2003 Flow and Slip of Pastes
  • Steven Meeker (Laboratoire matire molle et chimie ESPCI Paris France)
23 Jan 2003 Dynamical properties of wormlike micelles
  • J. Candau (Laboratoire de dynamique des fluides complexes Universit Louis Pasteur Strasbourg France)
20 Jan 2003 Crystal structure of elements under high pressure: recent findings and surprises
  • Olga Degtyareva
13 Jan 2003 Simulating shear flow: Leave it to chance?
  • Mike Evans (University of Edinburgh)
2002
09 Dec 2002 The Dielectric Mafia Returns: How the Polymer Network Infiltrated Charged Lamellars..
  • Ottavio Croze (University of Edinburgh)
02 Dec 2002 Heterogeneities of the dynamics close to the glass transition in van der Waals liquids in the bulk and in thin films
  • Didier Long (University of Edinburgh)
25 Nov 2002 Networks
  • Miriam Clincy (University of Edinburgh)
18 Nov 2002 Klaus's Klusters, or: When is a Gel a Glass?
  • Mike Cates
11 Nov 2002 Spinning Two Glasses
  • Nhan Pham
04 Nov 2002 An Introduction to Confocal Microscopy
  • Paul Smith (University of Edinburgh)
28 Oct 2002 Thinning processes in soap films
  • Achod Aradian (University of Edinburgh)
21 Oct 2002 Density expansion for the critical point of a polydisperse system
  • Carlos Rascon (University of Edinburgh)
14 Oct 2002 From silicon carbide to the removal of George W Bush by way of Kinlochleven
  • Graeme Ackland
07 Oct 2002 Complex Structures in 'Simple' Metals
  • I. R. Macleod (University of Edinburgh)
29 Sep 2002 Bose Condensation and Jamming Transitions
  • Martin Evans
23 Sep 2002 Physics of the Knee
  • Wilson Poon
02 Sep 2002 Kinetic Pathway of Vesicle Formation
  • Jacques Leng (University of Edinburgh)
26 Aug 2002 An MCT model of suspension rheology
  • Colin Holmes (University of Edinburgh)
19 Aug 2002 Soap Froth: Some Universal Topological Properties
  • Kwok Yip Szeto (University of Edinburgh)
12 Aug 2002 How to avoid unwanted encounters in a crowd
  • Richard Blythe
29 Jul 2002 Overdamped Euler buckling
  • Oskar Hallatschek (University of Edinburgh)
22 Jul 2002 High pressure behaviour of Caesium
  • Clivia Hejny (University of Edinburgh)
15 Jul 2002 Spinodal decomposition in a temperature ramp
  • Alexander Wagner (University of Edinburgh)
08 Jul 2002 Fudge the Fudge
  • Klaus Kroy (University of Edinburgh)
01 Jul 2002 Mixtures of Colloids and Liquid Crystals
  • Doris Vollmer (University of Edinburgh)
24 Jun 2002 Kinetics of surfactant dissolution
  • Jacques Leng (University of Edinburgh)
17 Jun 2002 Hunting for Snarks in the Phase Diagram
  • James Magee (University of Edinburgh)
10 Jun 2002 Things Fall Apart
  • Mark Haw (University of Edinburgh)
27 May 2002 Crystal structures of hydrogen bonded small molecules
  • Pamela A. McGregor (University of Edinburgh)
13 May 2002 Computing the density of states by Monte Carlo
  • Alastair Bruce (Formerly School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Edinburgh)
06 May 2002 Solvable models for entropic quasicrystals
  • Bernard Nienhuis (University of Edinburgh)
29 Apr 2002 Crystallization and phase behaviour of protein solutions
  • Shinpei Tanaka (University of Edinburgh)
22 Apr 2002 Hydrodynamic Boundary Conditions
  • Klaus Kroy (University of Edinburgh)
25 Mar 2002 SAXS & XPCS at ESRF
  • Abdellatif Moussaid (University of Edinburgh)
18 Mar 2002 The Gallium Story
  • Olga Degtyareva
11 Mar 2002 Charged Non-Aqueous Colloids
  • Andrew Schofield
04 Mar 2002 From colloidal gels to biological systems
  • Sara Romer (University of Edinburgh)
25 Feb 2002 Pressure effect on manganites with layered perovskite structure
  • Dmitriy Sokolov (University of Edinburgh)
18 Feb 2002 Phase separation in polymer mixtures
  • Ellen Reister (University of Edinburgh)
11 Feb 2002 Fluids in porous media
  • Ruslan Sokolovskii (University of Edinburgh)
04 Feb 2002 Lipid bilayers
  • Stefan Egelhaaf (University of Edinburgh)
28 Jan 2002 Hard sphere glasses under oscillatory shear (The final Episode?)
  • George Petekidis (University of Edinburgh)
21 Jan 2002 45 years of Directed Percolation
  • Martin Evans
14 Jan 2002 Scaling Approaches to Nonequilibrium Systems
  • Tom Hanney (University of Edinburgh)
07 Jan 2002 Glass and jams - one and the same?
  • Colin Holmes (University of Edinburgh)
2001
03 Dec 2001 The Dielectric Mafia: How the Fat Macromolecules Got Away Without Being Charged
  • Ottavio Croze (University of Edinburgh)
26 Nov 2001 Shearing Crowded Sticky Balls
  • Paul Smith (University of Edinburgh)
19 Nov 2001 Features of Driven Diffusive Systems
  • Miriam Clincy (University of Edinburgh)
12 Nov 2001 Drop breakup in 2d
  • Lyn Wilson (University of Edinburgh)
05 Nov 2001 Two glassy states of 'sticky hard spheres'
  • Nhan Pham
29 Oct 2001 To be confirmed
  • Helen Sedgwick (University of Edinburgh)
22 Oct 2001 What is Rheological Chaos?
  • Mike Cates
15 Oct 2001 Adsorption in microporous materials
  • Vincent Rooy (University of Edinburgh)
08 Oct 2001 Computational Complexity & Physics
  • Klaus Kroy (University of Edinburgh)
01 Oct 2001 Nuclear Magnetic Resonance. What? How? Why?
  • Malcolm Robertson (University of Edinburgh)
24 Sep 2001 Mesoscale Modelling of Fluidised Bed Binder Granulation
  • Frantisek Stepanek (Statistics and Modelling Unit Unilever Research Port Sunlight UK)
10 Sep 2001 Colloidal gels and glasses inside a computer
  • Antonio Puertas (University of Edinburgh)
03 Sep 2001 Hierarchical self-assembly of polyelectrolytes at interfaces
  • Christiane A Helm (Universität Greifswald Germany)
27 Aug 2001 Partial structure factors in star polymer/colloid mixtures
  • Jörg Stellbrink (IFF/KFA Jülich Germany)
20 Aug 2001 The Minority Game and Econophysics
  • Mike Cates
13 Aug 2001 Weird Metals - Modulations within Hosts within Guests
  • Malcolm McMahon
06 Aug 2001 Fancy Vesicles
  • Jacques Leng (University of Edinburgh)
30 Jul 2001 The Physics of Explosive Detonation
  • Iain MacLeod (University of Edinburgh)
23 Jul 2001 Lennard-Jones Devonshire Cell Theory: A Cautionary Tale
  • James Magee (University of Edinburgh)
09 Jul 2001 Wrapping threads around spheres
  • Matthias Fuchs (University of Edinburgh)
02 Jul 2001 Squeezing sandwiches, or how to tune useful properties of magnetic multilayers with pressure
  • Konstantin Kamenev (CSEC & School of Engineering, University of Edinburgh)
25 Jun 2001 Should we all buy stripy glasses?
  • Mike Cates
18 Jun 2001 To be confirmed
  • Alexander Wagner (University of Edinburgh)
11 Jun 2001 What I also did in Paris:<br> Watching Paint Dry in Reciprocal Space
  • Wilson Poon
04 Jun 2001 To be confirmed
  • Mark Haw (University of Edinburgh)
14 May 2001 ''Croissants de sable'' and other delicatessen
  • Klaus Kroy (University of Edinburgh)
07 May 2001 High-Pressure Structural Studies Of Organic Small-Molecule Systems
  • David R Allan (University of Edinburgh)
30 Apr 2001 Replica Theory without tears
  • Martin Evans
23 Apr 2001 Cluster aggregation: a space odyssey
  • Mike Evans (University of Edinburgh)
02 Apr 2001 To boldly grow..
  • Richard Blythe
26 Mar 2001 Have you got a tin or would you prefer a glass?
  • Graeme Ackland
19 Mar 2001 Phase Behaviour of Colloid-Wormlike Micelle Mixtures
  • Linda Galloway (University of Edinburgh)
12 Mar 2001 Proteins as Colloids
  • Wilson Poon
05 Mar 2001 Statistical geometry...and freezing of a few hard spheres
  • Alastair Bruce (Formerly School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Edinburgh)
26 Feb 2001 What are 'glasses', and do colloids have any relevance to their study?
  • Kenneth Dawson (Department of Chemistry University College Dublin)
19 Feb 2001 Brownian motion and the diffusion equation
  • Matthias Fuchs (University of Edinburgh)
12 Feb 2001 Dynamics of aging soft matter
  • Luca Cipelletti (Université Montpellier II)
05 Feb 2001 Universal features of jamming in a model of frictionless granular media
  • David Head (University of Edinburgh)
22 Jan 2001 The influence of the geometry on adsorption isotherms: From complete wetting to capillary condensation
  • Carlos Rascon (University of Edinburgh)
15 Jan 2001 Daisy, daisy, give me your answer do
  • Graeme Ackland
08 Jan 2001 Brownian dynamics simulation of colloidal aggregation
  • Antonio Puertas (University of Edinburgh)
2000
18 Dec 2000 Colloidal Epitaxy
  • Andrew Schofield
11 Dec 2000 Simulation (and perhaps even control) of surface reactions
  • Simon Bates
04 Dec 2000 Neutrons and Biology
  • Stefan Egelhaaf (University of Edinburgh)
27 Nov 2000 Simulation in the Social Sciences: Progress towards a Computational History?
  • Alexander Wagner (University of Edinburgh)
20 Nov 2000 A beginners guide to First Principles Simulation
  • Iain MacLeod (University of Edinburgh)
13 Nov 2000 Shear induced gelation of micelles -- A ring-driven thing?
  • Mike Cates
06 Nov 2000 Introduction to Stochastic Processes: Comparison between Non-interacting and Interacting Systems
  • Isao Hiyane (University of Edinburgh)
30 Oct 2000 Lattice Boltzmann simulations of drop break-up
  • Lyn Wilson (University of Edinburgh)
23 Oct 2000 In Search of Configurational Entropy
  • Martin Evans
16 Oct 2000 Effects of Pressure Induced Electron Transfer
  • Stewart Reed (University of Edinburgh)
09 Oct 2000 Colloidal Glasses under Shear Strain
  • George Petekidis (University of Edinburgh)
02 Oct 2000 Studies of colloidal systems by confocal microscopy
  • Eric Weeks (Harvard University)
25 Sep 2000 Chicagoan Things
  • David Head (University of Edinburgh)
04 Sep 2000 Freezing by Monte Carlo
  • Nigel Wilding (University of Edinburgh)
28 Aug 2000 Dynamic light scattering study of Onion phase
  • Abdellatif Moussaid (University of Edinburgh)
21 Aug 2000 Kinetics of the Micelle-to-Vesicle Transition
  • Jacques Leng (University of Edinburgh)
14 Aug 2000 Why is the DNA Denaturation Transition First Order?
  • David Mukamel (Department of Physics of Complex Systems Weizmann Institute of Science Israel)
07 Aug 2000 Entropies of fragmented configuration spaces
  • Alastair Bruce (Formerly School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Edinburgh)
31 Jul 2000 When Hard Spheres Crystallize (and get it wrong)
  • Mike Evans (University of Edinburgh)
24 Jul 2000 Suspensions far from shifting equilibrium
  • Mark Haw (University of Edinburgh)
17 Jul 2000 Ab initio molecular dynamics studies of structure and solvation in polar liquids
  • Mark Tuckerman (NYU)
10 Jul 2000 Evidence of Liquid-Liquid Phase Transitions in Real Systems
  • James Magee (University of Edinburgh)
03 Jul 2000 Plumbing for Physicists
  • Richard Blythe
26 Jun 2000 Atomic Force Microscopy on Polymers
  • Vasileios Koutsos (Centre for Materials Science and Engineering)
19 Jun 2000 The cage effect in liquids
  • Mattias Fuchs (University of Edinburgh)