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Computational and Systems Biology

Comparative genomics of RNA viruses

UserDr Andrew Firth, Department of Pathology, University of Cambridge..

HouseMR4, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 10 February 2016, 14:00-15:00

DAMTP BioLunch

Stochastic aspects of choanoflagellates

UserJulius Bier Kirkegaard (University of Cambridge).

HouseMR11, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 10 February 2016, 13:00-14:00

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Many-body effects on electron-phonon coupling

UserBartomeu Monserrat (TCM, University of Cambridge and Rutgers University).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 10 February 2016, 11:00-12:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

FANcy nucleases that cut chromosome instability and disease

Hosts: Steve Jackson & Phil Zegerman

UserJohn Rouse, MRC Protein Phosphorylation and Ubiquitylation Unit, University of Dundee, Scotland.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 09 February 2016, 11:30-12:30

Graduate Programme in Cognitive and Brain Sciences

Functional MRI: physics and physiology

UserMarta Correia & Daniel Mitchell, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences, 15 Chaucer Road, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 08 February 2016, 16:00-17:30

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

High-throughput calculation of phase diagrams with nested sampling

UserLivia Bartók-Pártay (Department of Chemistry, University of Cambridge).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 03 February 2016, 11:30-12:00

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Nested sampling with Hamiltonian Monte Carlo

UserRobert Baldock (University of Cambridge).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 03 February 2016, 11:00-11:30

DAMTP BioLunch

The Fluid Boundary

UserAurelia Honerkamp-Smith (University of Cambridge).

HouseMR11, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockTuesday 02 February 2016, 13:00-14:00

BSS Formal Seminars

Droplet-Based Microfluidics: High-Throughput Experimentation One Drop at a Time

UserProf. Andrew J. deMello, Professor of Biochemical Engineering Institute for Chemical and Bioengineering, Institute for Chemical and Bioengineering, ETH Zürich, Vladimir-Prelog-Weg 1, 8093, Zürich, Switzerland.

HousePippard Lecture Theater.

ClockFriday 29 January 2016, 14:00-15:00

Cambridge RNA Club

Title to be confirmed

UserHeather Bruce.

HouseGurdon Institute Tea Room.

ClockThursday 28 January 2016, 18:00-20:00

Cambridge RNA Club

Title to be confirmed

UserKelly Nguyen (MRC-LMB).

HouseGurdon Institute Tea Room.

ClockThursday 28 January 2016, 18:00-20:00

BSS Formal Seminars

Composite Plasmonic Nanomaterials for Biosensing and Bioimaging

UserProf. Luis M. Liz-Marzan, Ikerbasque Research Professor and Scientific Director, CIC biomaGUNE, Donostia - San Sebastian, Spain.

HousePippard Lecture Theater.

ClockFriday 22 January 2016, 14:00-15:00

Craik Club

Eye movements for sampling and calibrating visual information

The host for this talk is Professor Zoë Kourtzi, Department of Psychology

UserProf. Karl Gegenfurtner.

HouseKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 14 January 2016, 13:00-14:00

DAMTP BioLunch

Twists and Turns in the Tale

UserKirsty Wan (University of Cambridge).

HouseMR11, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 13 January 2016, 13:00-14:00

DAMTP BioLunch

Phototaxis in the light of photoresponse

UserKyriacos Leptos (University of Cambridge).

HouseMR11, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 16 December 2015, 13:00-14:00

CBU one-off Talks

P Values and replication: the problem is not what you think

UserStephen Senn, Head of Competence Center for Methodology and Statistics (CCMS), Luxembourg Institute for Health.

HouseLecture Theatre of the MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, 15 Chaucer Road, Cambridge..

ClockWednesday 16 December 2015, 12:30-13:30

IET Cambridge Network - Lectures

PICO PROJECT – NO MORE PASSWORDS

Tea is served from 6pm

UserDr. Frank Stajano, Computer Lab, Cambridge University,.

HouseLecture Theatre 1, Cambridge University Computer Laboratory, J J Thompson Avenue, Madingley Road, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 10 December 2015, 18:30-20:00

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Technology Development

The lecture will be preceded by a short presentation entitled "In the African Bush: Researching the Rhino Poaching Crisis in South Africa" given by Katrin Pfeil

UserDr Hermann Hauser KBE, FRS, FREng, FinstP, C Phys Co-Founder and Partner, Amadeus Capital Partners.

HouseChurchill College, Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Storeys Way, CB3 0DS .

ClockMonday 07 December 2015, 19:30-21:00

Centre for Atmospheric Science seminars, Chemistry Dept.

CPGS Seminars

UserSteve Campbell, Cameron Rae, David Wade.

HouseUnilever Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockMonday 07 December 2015, 14:15-15:15

Cambridge RNA Club

CrPV-IRES: the dynamic tale of a molecular pirate

UserIsrael S. Fernandez, MRC-LMB.

HouseGurdon Institute Tea Room.

ClockThursday 03 December 2015, 18:00-20:00

Computational and Systems Biology

Integrating Chemical and Biological Data for Drug Discovery

UserDr Andeas Bender, Centre for Molecular Informatics, Cambridge University. .

HouseMR4, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 02 December 2015, 14:00-15:00

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

The exact functional of density functional theory

UserDr Aron Cohen, Department of Chemistry, University of Cambridge.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 02 December 2015, 11:00-12:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Gene regulation from a distance

Hosts: Eric Miska & Julie Ahringer

UserWendy Bickmore, MRC Human Genetics Unit, University of Edinburgh, Scotland.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 01 December 2015, 11:30-12:30

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Earthquake Science and Vulnerability in Asia

This lecture will be dedicated to the memory of Professor Sir Sam Edwards, Past President of CSAR who died earlier this year

UserProfessor James Jackson CBE, FRS, Professor of Active Tectonics, University of Cambridge.

HouseChurchill College, Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Storeys Way, CB3 0DS .

ClockMonday 30 November 2015, 19:15-21:00

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

The generation of free charges in efficient organic solar cells

UserSamuel Smith (TCM Group, University of Cambridge).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 25 November 2015, 11:00-11:40

BSS Formal Seminars

Nanophotonic approaches to investigate the spatiotemporal organization of biological membranes

UserProf. Maria F. Garcia-Parajo, ICFO-Institute of Photonic Sciences, Castelldefels (Barcelona), Spain and ICREA- Institució Catalana de Recerca i Estudis Avançats, Barcelona, Spain.

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 20 November 2015, 14:00-15:00

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Addressing the Challenges of Feeding the World Sustainably

This lecture will be preceded by the CSAR AGM

UserProfessor Tim Benton FSB,FLS, Professor of Population Ecology, University of Leeds.

HouseChurchill College, Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Storeys Way, CB3 0DS .

ClockMonday 16 November 2015, 19:30-21:00

Centre for Atmospheric Science seminars, Chemistry Dept.

CCFCS event

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseVenue to be confirmed.

ClockMonday 16 November 2015, 14:15-17:15

BSS Formal Seminars

Hyperspectral imaging - a flexible tool for tissue characterization

UserProf. Lise Lyngsnes Randeberg, Department of Electronics and Telecommunications Faculty of Information Technology, Mathematics and Electrical Engineering, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim (Norway) .

HouseMott Seminar Room (531), Cavendish Laboratory, Department of Physics.

ClockFriday 13 November 2015, 11:00-12:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Inference of a partially observed kinetic Ising model

UserDr Yasser Roudi (Kavli Inst, Trondheim & Inst for Advanced Study, Princeton).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockWednesday 11 November 2015, 12:00-13:00

Computational and Systems Biology

Spatio-temporal organization of replication: On genome evolution and large-scale chromatin folding

UserBenjamin Audit, Laboratoire de Physique de l'Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon, France.

HouseMR4, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 04 November 2015, 14:00-15:00

Craik Club

Methods and mechanisms of motion dazzle

UserAnna Hughes, PDN Cambridge.

HouseKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 04 November 2015, 13:00-14:00

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Multi-purpose Black-Phosphorus/hBN heterostructures

UserGabriel Constantinescu, TCM Group, Cambridge.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 04 November 2015, 11:00-11:30

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Coordinating growth and tissue organization during development

Hosts: Eugenia Piddini & Emma Rawlins

UserHelen McNeill, Lunenfeld Research Institute, Toronto, Canada.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 03 November 2015, 11:30-12:30

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Maths and the Arts

The Lecture will be preceded by a five minute presentation entitled "Balancing food production and the environment in Mexico" by CSAR Award Student David Williams.

UserProfessor John Barrow FRS, Research Professor of Mathematical Sciences, University of Cambridge.

HouseChurchill College, Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Storeys Way, CB3 0DS .

ClockMonday 02 November 2015, 19:30-21:00

Graduate Programme in Cognitive and Brain Sciences

Mental Health

UserCaitlin Hitchcock, MRC Cognition and Brain Science Unit.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences, 15 Chaucer Road, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 02 November 2015, 16:00-17:30

BSS Formal Seminars

How to Understand Molecular Transport through Channels: The Role of Interactions

UserProf. Anatoly B. Kolomeisky, Center for Theoretical Biological Physics, Rice University, Department of Chemistry, Houston.

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 30 October 2015, 14:00-15:00

IET Cambridge Network - Lectures

THE WINNING FUEL IN FORMULA 1 – PASSION, EDUCATION AND DEDICATION

Buffet from 6pm (booking required)

UserIan Greig, Mercedes Benz Grand Prix Engineering team.

HouseLecture Theatre 0, University of Cambridge Engineering Department, Trumpington Street, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 29 October 2015, 19:30-21:00

Centre for Atmospheric Science seminars, Chemistry Dept.

Dynamics of Airborne Droplets

Joint RIG seminar - note unusual time and place

UserProfessor Jonathan Reid, Bristol University.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockTuesday 27 October 2015, 16:00-17:15

BSS Formal Seminars

Continuous Droplet Interface Crossing Encapsulation (cDICE): artificial cells and capsules

UserDr. Gladys Massiera. Laboratoire Charles Coulomb (L2C – UMR 5221), CNRS - Université de Montpellier, Place E. Bataillon, Montpellier, France.

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 23 October 2015, 14:00-15:00

Computational and Systems Biology

Bioinformatics to support cancer therapeutics

UserDr Dennis Wang and Dr. Manasa Ramakrishna, AstraZeneca. .

HouseMR4, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 21 October 2015, 14:00-15:00

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Pioneer Colonists and Indigenous Response: Resistance and Collaboration

Jointly with "The Cambridge Festival of Ideas"

UserProfessor Mark Horton FSA, Professor of Archaeology, University of Bristol.

HouseChurchill College, Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Storeys Way, CB3 0DS .

ClockMonday 19 October 2015, 19:30-21:00

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Addressing the Challenges of Feeding the World Sustainably

UserProfessor Tim Benton FSB,FLS, Professor of Population Ecology, University of Leeds.

HouseChurchill College, Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Storeys Way, CB3 0DS .

ClockFriday 16 October 2015, 19:30-21:00

BSS Formal Seminars

Substituted Nucleotides: versatile building blocks in DNA bio-nanotechnology

UserProf. Eugen Stulz, School of Chemistry and Institute for Life Sciences, University of Southampton.

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 16 October 2015, 14:00-15:00

Cambridge RNA Club

MiRNA-containing gene regulatory networks in development

UserLuisa Cochella, IMP, Vienna, AUT.

HouseGurdon Institute Tea Room.

ClockThursday 15 October 2015, 18:00-20:00

Cambridge RNA Club

SIRVs – External Spike-in Transcript Variant Controls for RNA-Seq

UserLukas Paul, Lexogen, Vienna, AUT.

HouseGurdon Institute Tea Room.

ClockThursday 15 October 2015, 18:00-20:00

Bioengineering Seminar Series

Multifunctional Magnetic Nanoparticles for Drug Delivery and Cell Tracking

UserProfessor Gang Bao (Department of Bioengineering, Rice University).

HouseLanguage Unit Meeting Room.

ClockWednesday 14 October 2015, 16:00-17:00

Computational and Systems Biology

Mapping the sub-cellular proteome

UserDr Laurent Gatto ( Department of Biochemistry, Cambridge.).

HouseMR4, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 14 October 2015, 14:00-15:00

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Dicing with Fate; the statistical physics of cell biology

Joint meeting with the Cambridge Philosophical Society

UserProfessor Benjamin D Simons, Herchel Smith Professor of Physics.

HouseBristol-Myers Squibb Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry, Lensfield Road.

ClockMonday 12 October 2015, 18:00-19:00

IET Cambridge Network - Lectures

ROBOTICS - THE FUTURE OF KEYHOLE SURGERY

Tea is served from 6pm

UserLuke Hares, Cambridge Medical Robotics.

House Microsoft Research Ltd, 21 Station Road, Cambridge, CB1 2FB.

ClockWednesday 07 October 2015, 18:30-20:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

New insights into aneuploidy in mammalian oocytes

Hosts: Phil Zegerman & Meri Huch

UserMelina Schuh, Cell Biology Division, MRC LMB, Cambridge.

HouseDepartment of Pharmacology Lecture Theatre, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 06 October 2015, 11:30-12:30

Fluid Mechanics (DAMTP)

Turbulence still surprises: explorations using a 1D model

INFORMAL SEMINAR - not at the usual time

UserAlan Kerstein (Combustion Research Facility, Sandia National Labs, CA).

HouseMR12, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 17 September 2015, 14:00-15:00

Cambridge RNA Club

Mechanism and Regulation of miRNA-mediated Repression in Mammalian Cells including Retinal Photoreceptors

UserWitold Filipowicz, Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research, CH.

HouseGurdon Institute Tea Room.

ClockThursday 03 September 2015, 18:00-20:00

Cambridge RNA Club

Novel insights into substrate recognition and targeting of mRNA to nonsense-mediated decay

UserKristian E. Baker, Center for RNA Molecular Biology, Case Western Reserve University, USA.

HouseGurdon Institute Tea Room.

ClockThursday 03 September 2015, 18:00-20:00

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

Title to be confirmed

CANCELED

UserOlivier Gevaert (Stanford University).

HouseCRUK CI Room 215A.

ClockMonday 24 August 2015, 16:00-17:00

Craik Club

Visual perceptual learning: A new perspective

The host for this meeting is Professor Zoë Kourtzi

UserProfessor Cong Yu, Peking University.

HouseKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site.

ClockFriday 21 August 2015, 13:00-14:00

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

Title to be confirmed

CANCELED

UserSean Grimmond (Glasgow).

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockMonday 27 July 2015, 16:00-17:00

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Physics Without Borders

UserGreg Benesh (Baylor University).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 22 July 2015, 11:00-12:00

DAMTP BioLunch

Title to be confirmed

UserDavid Smith, University of Birmingham.

HouseMR11, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 16 July 2015, 13:00-14:00

MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit Seminars

TBA

UserProfessor Dr Wolfram Kunz, University of Bonn, Germany.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7), Wellcome Trust/MRC Building, Addenbrooke's Site.

ClockWednesday 17 June 2015, 15:00-16:00

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Gallium Nitride LEDs: How can they save energy, purify water, improve our health (and be made here in the UK)

This talk will be preceeded by a short presentation by Olivia Macleod on her research

UserProf. Sir Colin Humphreys, Director of Research, Dept. Materials Science & Metallurgy, University of Cambridge.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Churchill College, Storey's Way, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 15 June 2015, 19:30-21:00

Cambridge RNA Club

Codon usage determines mRNA levels in Trypanosoma brucei.

UserJanaina Nascimento - Department of Biochemistry, University of Cambridge.

HouseGurdon Institute Tea Room.

ClockThursday 11 June 2015, 18:00-20:00

Engineering Department Geotechnical Research Seminars

The Mechanics of Unsaturated Sand

UserJames Fern, University of Cambridge, Department of Engineering.

House Cambridge University Engineering Department, Lecture Room 5.

ClockThursday 11 June 2015, 16:45-17:30

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

The Saga of the Miles M-52 Britain’s Wartime Supersonic Project

Please note this lecture is different to that previously advertised. It will be preceeded by a short presentation by Vaibhav Bhardwaj on his research "Algae-bacteria symbiosis: Using molecular biology to improve algae cultivation for biofuels"

UserRod Kirkby, Retired Aerodynamics Research/Project Feasibility Engineer.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Churchill College, Storey's Way, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 08 June 2015, 19:30-21:00

MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit Seminars

TBA

UserDr Alexander Galkin, Queens University, Belfast.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7), Wellcome Trust/MRC Building, Addenbrooke's Site.

ClockWednesday 03 June 2015, 15:00-16:00

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Dirac cones in two-dimensional borane?

UserMiguel Martinez-Canales (Edinburgh).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 03 June 2015, 11:00-12:00

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Dirac cones in two-dimensional borane?

UserMiguel Martinez-Canales (Edinburgh).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 03 June 2015, 11:00-12:00

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Finding Patterns in Genes and Proteins

The Lecture will be preceded by a brief presentation by Bursary Student Siang Koh, entitled “It takes two to tango: Combination therapy in cancer”

UserDr Sarah Teichmann, Sanger Institute/EMBL.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Churchill College, Storey's Way, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 01 June 2015, 19:30-21:00

BSS Formal Seminars

A microfluidic diffusion chamber for the analysis of soft biological matter

UserProfessor Jure Derganc, Institute of Biophysics, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia.

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 22 May 2015, 14:00-15:00

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

Title to be confirmed

UserIllés Farkas (Hungarian Academy of Sciences).

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockTuesday 19 May 2015, 16:00-17:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Imaging heart development and function in zebrafish

UserDidier Stainier, Max Planck Institute for Heart & Lung Research, Bad Nauheim, Germany .

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 19 May 2015, 11:30-12:30

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

The Evolution of Dragonfly Wings

The lecture will be preceded by a short presentation by Jan Mertens on new materials

UserDr Robin Wootton, University of Exeter.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Churchill College, Storey's Way, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 11 May 2015, 19:30-21:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Stem cells in lung maintenance and repair

The Anne McLaren Lecture

UserBrigid Hogan, Duke University Medical Center, USA.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 28 April 2015, 11:30-12:30

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

New Developments in Machine Intelligence

This talk will be preceeded by a short presentation from Laura Burzynski on her research into blood clotting proteins

UserProf. Chris Bishop, Microsoft Research, Cambridge.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Churchill College, Storey's Way, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 27 April 2015, 19:30-21:00

BSS Formal Seminars

Interferometric scattering microscopy: From high-speed nanometry to ultra-sensitive label-free imaging

UserProfessor Philipp Kukura, Physical and Theoretical Chemistry Laboratory, University of Oxford .

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 24 April 2015, 14:00-15:00

DAMTP BioLunch

Osmotic Self-Propulsion

UserEhud Yariv, Israel Institute of Technology.

HouseMR11, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 20 April 2015, 13:30-14:30

Craik Club

Perceptual Organization of Shape

UserDr James Elder, York University, Toronto.

HouseKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site.

ClockFriday 17 April 2015, 13:00-14:00

Cambridge RNA Club

How do miRNAs work?

UserMartin Bushell - MRC Toxicology Unit, University of Leicester.

HouseGurdon Institute Tea Room.

ClockThursday 16 April 2015, 18:00-20:00

Cambridge RNA Club

Small RNAs mediate trans-generational epigenetic inheritance in C. elegans

UserAlexandra Sapetschnig (Gurdon Institute).

HouseGurdon Institute Tea Room.

ClockThursday 16 April 2015, 18:00-20:00

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Xenon oxides under pressure

UserNicholas Worth, TCM Group, Cavendish Laboratory.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 08 April 2015, 11:40-12:00

Cambridge RNA Club

Post-transcriptional RNA processing in the remnant chloroplast of the malaria parasite Plasmodium

UserEllen Nisbet - Department of Biochemistry, University of Cambridge.

HouseGurdon Institute Tea Room.

ClockThursday 26 March 2015, 18:00-20:00

BSS Formal Seminars

Cell-size control and homeostasis at the single-cell level

UserProfessor Suckjoon Jun, UCSD Physics and Molecular Biology.

HouseRyle Seminar Room no930, Rutherford Building, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockTuesday 17 March 2015, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Meet the Authors

Held in association with the Cambridge Science Festival

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseMill Lane Lecture Theatre, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 16 March 2015, 19:30-21:00

Fluid Mechanics (DAMTP)

Liquid drops on soft solids

UserJacco Snoeijer (University of Twente).

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockFriday 13 March 2015, 16:00-17:00

Engineering Department Geotechnical Research Seminars

An experimental and theoretical investigation into the small strain stiffness of clays

UserAngelo Amorosi, Associate Professor in Geotechnical Engineering, Technical University of Bari, Italy.

House Cambridge University Engineering Department, Lecture Room 3.

ClockFriday 13 March 2015, 16:00-17:30

BSS Formal Seminars

Growth and form of the gut

UserDr Thiery Savin, Department of Engineering, Cambridge University .

HousePippard Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 06 March 2015, 14:00-15:00

Computational and Systems Biology

Clonally transmissible cancers in dogs and Tasmanian devils

UserDr Elizabeth Murchison. Department of Veterinary Medicine, Cambridge.

HouseMR4, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 04 March 2015, 14:00-15:00

DAMTP BioLunch

Physical ecology of swimming in plankton

UserNavish Wadhwa, Technical University of Denmark.

HouseMR11, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 04 March 2015, 13:00-14:00

Computational Neuroscience

Dopamine - beyond reward?

UserThomas Fitzgerald, Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, UCL.

HouseCambridge University Engineering Department, CBL, BE-438 (http://learning.eng.cam.ac.uk/Public/Directions).

ClockWednesday 04 March 2015, 12:00-12:30

BSS Formal Seminars

Quantitative high spatiotemporal resolution imaging of biological processes

UserDr Melike Lakadamyali, NEST fellow, ICFO, Barcelona.

HousePippard Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 27 February 2015, 14:00-15:00

Cambridge RNA Club

"HSV-1 causes widespread host-specific disruption of transcription termination"

UserAndzrej Rutkowski, Department of Medicine, University of Cambridge.

HouseGurdon Institute Tea Room.

ClockThursday 26 February 2015, 18:00-20:00

Cambridge RNA Club

“The Nuclear Matrix Protein Matrin3 Regulates Splicing and Forms Overlapping Networks with PTB”

UserMiguel Coelho - Department of Biochemistry, University of Cambridge.

HouseGurdon Institute Tea Room.

ClockThursday 26 February 2015, 18:00-20:00

MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit Seminars

Biogenesis of mitochondrial membrane protein complexes

UserProfessor Peter Rehling, Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Gottingen, Germany.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7), Wellcome Trust/MRC Building, Addenbrooke's Site.

ClockWednesday 25 February 2015, 15:00-16:00

IET Cambridge Network - Lectures

IET Prestige Lecture: Advanced Materials and 3D Printing for the Regeneration of Human tissues

Tea is served from 6pm

UserProfessor Kevin Shakesheff, Director Wolfson Centre for Tissue Engineering .

HouseWolfson Lecture Room , Churchill College, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockThursday 19 February 2015, 18:30-20:00

DAMTP BioLunch

Particle displacements by swimming organisms

UserJean-Luc Thiffeault, University of Wisconsin.

HouseMR14, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 19 February 2015, 13:00-14:00

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Some of my Accidents

UserProf. Stephen Richardson, Chemical Engineering, Imperial College.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Churchill College, Storey's Way, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 16 February 2015, 19:30-21:00

BSS Formal Seminars

Flagellated bacterial motility in polymer solutions

UserDr Vincent A. Martinez, School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Edinburgh.

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 13 February 2015, 14:00-15:00

Computational and Systems Biology

Genomics of transcription factor redundancy

UserProfessor Steve Russell, Department of Genetics, Cambridge.

HouseMR4, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 04 February 2015, 14:00-15:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Biological insights into mutagenesis through modern sequencing technologies

UserSerena Nik-Zainal, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Hinxton, Cambridge .

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 03 February 2015, 11:30-12:30

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Ripping up the Rule Book in Formula One

UserProf. Tony Purnell, Systems Design, Royal Academy of Engineering.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Churchill College, Storey's Way, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 02 February 2015, 19:30-21:00

BSS Formal Seminars

The transport of active swimmers in shear flows

UserDr Rachel Bearon, Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Liverpool .

HousePippard Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 30 January 2015, 14:00-15:00

Cambridge RNA Club

Chemical and proteomic analysis of spliceosomes and multi protein complexes

UserAngus Lamond, Centre for Gene Regulation and Expression, University of Dundee.

HouseGurdon Institute Tea Room.

ClockThursday 29 January 2015, 18:00-20:00

Cambridge RNA Club

Annotation and identification of potentially functional lncRNAs

UserWilfried Haerty, MRC Functional Genomics Unit, University of Oxford.

HouseGurdon Institute Tea Room.

ClockThursday 29 January 2015, 18:00-20:00

Centre for Atmospheric Science seminars, Chemistry Dept.

Volcanic outgassing

UserDr Marie Edmonds (Earth Sciences, Cambridge).

HouseUnilever Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockMonday 26 January 2015, 14:15-15:15

Fluid Mechanics (DAMTP)

Microorganism billiards

UserJean-Luc Thiffeault (University of Wisconsin).

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockFriday 23 January 2015, 16:00-17:00

BSS Formal Seminars

Surgical Imaging, Biophotonics and Endoscopy

UserDr Daniel Elson, Reader in Surgical Imaging, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Surgery & Cancer, Imperial College London.

HousePippard Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 23 January 2015, 14:00-15:00

Computational and Systems Biology

There is no medicine except in the light of models

UserDr Pietro Lio, Cambridge University Computer Laboratory.

HouseMR4, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 21 January 2015, 14:00-15:00

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Innovation in Practise

UserProf. Andy Hopper, Computer Laboratory, University of Cambridge.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Churchill College, Storey's Way, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 19 January 2015, 19:30-21:00

Computational Neuroscience

Computational Neuroscience Course (4G3)

4G3 course -- repeats every Wed at 12noon, and Fri at 11am during Lent

UserMate Lengyel (Computational and Biological Learning Lab, Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge).

HouseCambridge University Engineering Department, Lecture Room 6 (Trumpington Street).

ClockFriday 16 January 2015, 11:00-12:00

MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit Seminars

Title to be confirmed

UserProfessor Juan Bolanos, University of Salamanca-CSIC, Spain.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7), Wellcome Trust/MRC Building, Addenbrooke's Site.

ClockWednesday 10 December 2014, 15:00-16:00

Cambridge RNA Club

Investigating the consequences of age-linked gene expression changes

UserStephen Frenk, Babraham Institute.

HouseGurdon Institute Tea Room.

ClockThursday 04 December 2014, 18:00-20:00

Computational and Systems Biology

Simulation Approaches to Biomolecular Recognition and Assembly

UserDr Peter J Bond, Bioinformatics Institute (BII) A*STAR, Singapore..

HouseMR4, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 03 December 2014, 14:00-15:00

Craik Club

Dynamics of visual perception and collective neural activity

The host for this talk is Professor Zoë Kourtzi

UserProfessor Jochen Braun, University of Magdeburg.

HouseKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 03 December 2014, 13:00-14:00

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Making quantum chemistry work for metals

UserJames Shepherd (Rice University).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 03 December 2014, 11:00-11:40

Computational Neuroscience

Computational Neuroscience Journal Club

UserJohannes Friedrich ( CBL, Cambridge University, Engineering Dept.).

HouseEngineering Department, Baker Building (5th floor), MIL meeting room.

ClockTuesday 02 December 2014, 16:00-17:00

Bioengineering Seminar Series

TBA

UserProf. Robert Brown, UCL.

House Cambridge University Engineering Department, Lecture Room 6.

ClockFriday 28 November 2014, 16:00-17:00

BSS Formal Seminars

Biomedical photoacoustic imaging for the clinical and life sciences

UserProfessor Paul Beard,Department of Medical Physics and Bioengineering, University College London.

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 28 November 2014, 14:00-15:00

Engineering Department Geotechnical Research Seminars

Earthquake Effects on Critical Infrastructure

UserProfessor Tom O'Rourke, Thomas R. Briggs Professor of Engineering, Cornell University.

House Cambridge University Engineering Department, Lecture Room 1.

ClockWednesday 26 November 2014, 17:00-18:15

Collaborative research: funding available for collaborative research out of Science and Technology Funding Council areas.

STFC collaborative R&D funding

Free parking on Clerk Maxwell Road (2 minutes from the Cavendish). Parking closer very limited, please email organiser if needed.

UserDr Vlad Skarda, STFC External Innovations.

HouseTCM - Seminar Room (room 530), Bragg Building, Cavendish Laboratory..

ClockWednesday 26 November 2014, 11:00-13:30

Graduate Programme in Cognitive and Brain Sciences

How to write good papers

UserNikolaus Kriegeskorte (MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit).

HouseSeminar Room, Department of Psychology, Downing Site, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 24 November 2014, 16:00-17:30

BSS Formal Seminars

CANCELLED - The transport of active swimmers in shear flows

UserDr Rachel Bearon, Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Liverpool .

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 21 November 2014, 14:00-15:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology

Development and the cell cycle

UserAnna Philpott, Department of Oncology, MRC-Hutchison Research Centre.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 20 November 2014, 09:30-10:30

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

The Living Time Machine: Non-verbal intelligence

UserProf. Nicky Clayton FRS, Dept of Psychology, University of Cambridge and Clive Wilkins.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Churchill College, Storey's Way, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 17 November 2014, 19:30-21:00

Graduate Programme in Cognitive and Brain Sciences

Motor control

UserJörn Diedrichsen (Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, UCL).

HouseSeminar Room, Department of Psychology, Downing Site, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 17 November 2014, 16:00-17:30

BSS Formal Seminars

On growth and flow: bacterial biofilms in porous environments

UserMack Durham, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford.

HouseMott Seminar Room (531), Cavendish Laboratory, Department of Physics.

ClockFriday 14 November 2014, 14:00-15:00

BSS Formal Seminars

Enhancing single-molecule detection with DNA origami nanostructures

UserProf. Dr. Philip Tinnefeld, Institut für Physikalische & Theoretische Chemie TU Braunschweig.

HousePippard Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory, Department of Physics.

ClockFriday 07 November 2014, 14:00-15:00

Engineering Department Geotechnical Research Seminars

Concurrent multiscale computational modeling of granular materials mechanics: overlap coupling, micromorphic theory, stress and strain measures

UserRichard A. Regueiro, Associate Professor, Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder, USA.

House Cambridge University Engineering Department, Lecture Room 6.

ClockThursday 06 November 2014, 16:00-17:30

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Human Metabolic Disease: Lessons from the extremes.

UserProf. Sir Stephen O'Rahilly, Clinical Biochemistry, University of Cambridge.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Churchill College, Storey's Way, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 03 November 2014, 19:30-21:00

Centre for Atmospheric Science seminars, Chemistry Dept.

CCfCS IPCC AR5 Synthesis Report Symposium

UserProfessor Eric Wolff, Professor Douglas Crawford-Brown, Professor David MacKay.

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockMonday 03 November 2014, 14:00-17:00

Cambridge RNA Club

Targeted Sequencing Reveals The Genome’s Fine Details

UserTimothy Mercer, The Garvan Institute of Medical Research, Australia.

HouseGurdon Institute Tea Room.

ClockThursday 30 October 2014, 18:00-20:00

Engineering Department Geotechnical Research Seminars

Wireless in the Woods

UserProfessor Steven D Glaser, TUM distinguished Affiliated Professor, University of California at Berkeley.

House Cambridge University Engineering Department, Lecture Room 6.

ClockThursday 30 October 2014, 16:00-17:30

Craik Club

Fading and Filling-in

UserProfessor Lothar Spillmann, Freiburg.

HouseKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 29 October 2014, 13:00-14:00

Bioengineering Seminar Series

The auxetic nucleus: nuclear mechanics and its role in regulating stem cell differentiation

UserDr Kevin Chalut, Department of Physics, Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge.

House Cambridge University Engineering Department, Lecture Room 6.

ClockFriday 24 October 2014, 16:00-17:00

Computational and Systems Biology

Population genetic models of evolution

UserDr Chris Illingworth, Department of Genetics, Cambridge.

HouseMR4, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 22 October 2014, 14:00-15:00

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Thermal effects in NMR

UserBartomeu Monserrat-Sanchez, TCM.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 22 October 2014, 11:40-12:00

BSS Formal Seminars

What is Biological Adaptation and How Can it be Measured?

UserDr Joel Peck, Department of Genetics, University of Cambridge .

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 17 October 2014, 14:00-15:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology

Tumour natural history, structure and nomenclature (lecture/demonstration)

UserPaul Edwards, Department of Pathology.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 16 October 2014, 09:30-10:30

Engineering Department Geotechnical Research Seminars

The Elasticity of Elasticity

UserK.R. Rajagopal, Forsyth Chair Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M University.

HouseEngineering Department - LR4.

ClockMonday 13 October 2014, 14:00-15:00

Craik Club

Color Transformations Across the Life Span: Two Hypotheses about Modulation by Light

UserProfessor John S. Werner, University of California, Davis.

HouseKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 01 October 2014, 13:00-14:00

Craik Club

Testing the Bayesian confidence hypothesis

The host for this talk is Professor Daniel Wolpert

UserWei Ji Ma (New York University).

HouseKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site.

ClockTuesday 30 September 2014, 13:00-14:00

Cambridge Area Sequencing Informatics Meeting VI (2014)

CASIM VI: Discussion 3 - Single Cell Sequencing

UserLed by Simon Andrews (Babraham Institute), Boris Adryan (CSBC), Misha Kapushesky (Genestack).

HouseCentre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WA.

ClockMonday 29 September 2014, 13:30-14:15

Cambridge Area Sequencing Informatics Meeting VI (2014)

CASIM VI: Discussion 2 - Long Read / New Technologies

UserLed by Rory Stark (CRUK Cambridge Institute), David Jackson (WT Sanger Institute).

HouseCentre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge CB3 0WA.

ClockMonday 29 September 2014, 11:00-11:45

Cambridge Area Sequencing Informatics Meeting VI (2014)

CASIM VI: Discussion 1 - Local Computational Resources and Issues

UserLed by Misha Kapushesky (Genestack), Aylwyn Scally (Genetics), David Jackson (WT Sanger Institute).

HouseCentre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WA.

ClockMonday 29 September 2014, 09:30-10:30

Centre for Molecular Science Informatics

Interacting with Protein Interactions

"Special Event" Cambridge Cheminformatics Network Meetings

UserProfessor Arthur J Olson, Departmen of Interactive Structure & Computational BIology, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla CA.

HousePfizer Lecture Theatre Department of Chemistry Lensfield Road Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB2 3RA.

ClockWednesday 09 July 2014, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Noise in audio and electronics

UserDr Chris Hicks, Engineering Director of CEDAR Audio, Cambridge.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Churchill College, Storey's Way, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 16 June 2014, 19:30-21:00

BSS Formal Seminars

Biomedical photoacoustic imaging for the clinical and life sciences

UserProfessor Paul Beard,Department of Medical Physics and Bioengineering, University College London.

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 13 June 2014, 14:00-15:00

Craik Club

A binocular contribution to perceived speed of self-motion perception.

UserProf Albert van den Berg (Donders Institute, Nijmegen) .

HouseLecture Theatre, Department of Psychology, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 12 June 2014, 13:00-14:00

BSS Formal Seminars

Sonocytology: Manipulation and Sensing Particles

UserDr Anne Bernassau, University of Glasgow.

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 12 June 2014, 11:00-12:00

Fluid Mechanics (DAMTP)

Droplet splashing

Note unusual day

UserMichael Brenner, Harvard University.

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockTuesday 10 June 2014, 13:00-14:00

Cambridge RNA Club

Regulation of microRNA expression during virus infection.

UserSébastien Pfeffer IBMC, Strasbourg, France.

HouseGurdon Institute Tea Room.

ClockThursday 05 June 2014, 18:00-20:00

Centre for Molecular Science Informatics

"CADD & ENAC - A bad hand at Scrabble..?"

Please note that the date of this seminar has been changed

UserDr Peter Hunt, Optibrium Ltd.

HouseUnilever Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockTuesday 03 June 2014, 14:15-15:45

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Should We Engineer The Climate? The SPICE Project

The listed speaker is not available; Dr Hunt has very kindly agreed to deliver this lecture in his place

UserDr Hugh Hunt, Engineering Department, University of Cambridge.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Churchill College, Storey's Way, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 02 June 2014, 19:30-21:00

BSS Formal Seminars

Tuning Protein Aggregation Pathways by Charges

UserProf. Dr. Frank Schreiber, Institute of Applied Physics, University of Tuebingen, Germany.

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 30 May 2014, 14:00-15:00

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