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Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Modelling the way mathematics is actually done

BPR - Big proof

UserJoe Corneli (University of Edinburgh; University of London).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 26 July 2017, 15:30-16:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

An overview of the Flyspeck project

BPR - Big proof

UserThomas Hales (University of Pittsburgh).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 26 July 2017, 14:30-15:30

Evolution and Development Seminar Series

Evolution of limb and fin regeneration

UserAssociate Professor Igor Schneider (Federal University of Pará).

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockWednesday 26 July 2017, 13:00-14:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Concise - a synthesis of types, grammars, semantics

BPR - Big proof

UserArnold Neumaier (Universität Wien).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 26 July 2017, 11:00-12:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Big Proof & Education

BPR - Big proof

UserJeremy Avigad (Carnegie Mellon University).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 24 July 2017, 15:30-17:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Language and automation in mathematics

BPR - Big proof

UserNatarajan Shankar (SRI International); Leonardo de Moura (Microsoft Research); Arnold Neumaier (Universität Wien); Cesare Tinelli (University of Iowa).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 24 July 2017, 11:00-12:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Reasoning by equivalence: the start of proof in elementary education

BPR - Big proof

UserChris Sangwin (University of Edinburgh; University of Edinburgh).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 21 July 2017, 13:30-14:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Computer Algebra and Formal Proof

BPR - Big proof

UserJames Davenport (University of Bath).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 21 July 2017, 11:00-12:00

British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series

Ice-ocean interaction at the Totten Glacier

If external to BAS, please email the organiser in advance to gain access to the building

UserAlessandro Silvano, University of Tasmania.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Innovation Centre, Seminar Room 2.

ClockWednesday 19 July 2017, 11:00-12:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Social proof: social session on the POPL experience

BPR - Big proof

UserUrsula Martin (University of Oxford).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 18 July 2017, 16:30-17:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Socialising proof

BPR - Big proof

UserLorenzo Lane (University of Edinburgh; University of Oxford).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 18 July 2017, 16:00-16:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Measuring Sample Discrepancy with Diffusions

SIN - Scalable inference; statistical, algorithmic, computational aspects

UserAndrew Duncan (University of Sussex; The Alan Turing Institute).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 18 July 2017, 15:40-16:20

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Go forth and multiply! Imperatives in mathematical proofs

BPR - Big proof

UserFenner Tanswell (University of Oxford).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 18 July 2017, 15:30-16:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Multi-scale algorithms for simple fluids

SIN - Scalable inference; statistical, algorithmic, computational aspects

UserAnthony Maggs (City of Paris Industrial Physics and Chemistry Higher Educational Institution, (ESPCI)).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 18 July 2017, 15:00-15:40

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Combining Machine Learning and Automated Reasoning: Some Training Examples

BPR - Big proof

UserJosef Urban (Czech Technical University).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 18 July 2017, 13:30-14:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Sampling with non-reversible dynamics

SIN - Scalable inference; statistical, algorithmic, computational aspects

UserMichela Ottobre (Heriot-Watt University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 18 July 2017, 12:50-13:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Event-chain algorithms: taming randomness in Monte Carlo methods through irreversibility, factorization and lifting

SIN - Scalable inference; statistical, algorithmic, computational aspects

UserMichel Manon (Orange Lab).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 18 July 2017, 12:10-12:50

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Mining Human Proofs from Machine Proofs

BPR - Big proof

UserPaulo Oliva (Queen Mary University of London; Queen Mary University of London).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 18 July 2017, 11:00-12:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

How does breaking detailed balance accelerate convergence to equilibrium?

SIN - Scalable inference; statistical, algorithmic, computational aspects

UserRobert Jack (University of Bath).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 18 July 2017, 11:00-11:40

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Piecewise deterministic Markov processes and efficiency gains through exact subsampling for MCMC

SIN - Scalable inference; statistical, algorithmic, computational aspects

UserJoris Bierkens (Delft University of Technology).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 18 July 2017, 10:20-11:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

A simple prover in the browser

BPR - Big proof

UserEdward Ayers (University of Cambridge).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 17 July 2017, 17:00-17:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Auto2 prover in Isabelle

BPR - Big proof

UserBohua Zhan (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 17 July 2017, 16:30-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Evaluating winding numbers through Cauchy indices in Isabelle/HOL

BPR - Big proof

UserWenda Li (University of Cambridge).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 17 July 2017, 16:00-16:30

Engineering Department Bio and Micromechanics Seminars

3D Bioprinting of Vascularized Tissues

UserMark Skyler-Scott, Harvard University.

HouseLR5, CUED.

ClockMonday 17 July 2017, 14:00-15:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

CDSAT: conflict-driven theory combination

BPR - Big proof

UserMaria Paola Bonacina (Università degli Studi di Verona).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 17 July 2017, 11:00-12:00

Pedagogy, Language, Arts & Culture in Education (PLACE) Group Seminars

Children in Distress: past precedents and current experience

UserSir Tim Brighouse, Dr Carl Emery (University of Manchester), Dr Carrie Herbert MBE (Red Balloon Learner Centre Group), Caroline Peet (Queens’ Federation) and Alison Roy (Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist).

HouseFaculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8PQ, DMB, Room GS5.

ClockSaturday 15 July 2017, 14:00-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Panel on future directions for Big Proof

BPRW01 - Computer-aided mathematical proof

UserWilliam Timothy Gowers (University of Cambridge); Natarajan Shankar (); Patrick Ion (University of Michigan).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 14 July 2017, 16:00-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Panel on future directions for Big Proof

BPRW01 - Computer-aided mathematical proof

UserWilliam Timothy Gowers (University of Cambridge); Natarajan Shankar (); Patrick Ion (University of Michigan).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 14 July 2017, 14:30-15:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

After Math: Reasoning, Computing, and Proof in the Postwar United States (via Skype)

BPRW01 - Computer-aided mathematical proof

UserStephanie Dick (Harvard University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 14 July 2017, 13:30-14:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Proof Archeology: Historical Mathematics from an Interactive Theorem Proving Standpoint

BPRW01 - Computer-aided mathematical proof

UserJacques Fleuriot (University of Edinburgh).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 14 July 2017, 11:30-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Lightweight and Heavyweight Methods for Integrating Mathematical Libraries

BPRW01 - Computer-aided mathematical proof

UserMichael Kohlhase (Jacobs University Bremen).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 14 July 2017, 10:00-11:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

The role of explanation in mathematical research

BPRW01 - Computer-aided mathematical proof

UserAlison Pease (University of Dundee).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 14 July 2017, 09:00-10:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Machine Learning for Interactive Theorem Proving: Revisit, Reuse and Recycle your Proofs

BPRW01 - Computer-aided mathematical proof

UserKatya Komendenskaya (Heriot-Watt University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 13 July 2017, 16:00-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Accessible Reasoning with Diagrams: Ontology Debugging

BPRW01 - Computer-aided mathematical proof

UserMateja Jamnik (University of Cambridge).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 13 July 2017, 14:30-15:30

Engineering Department Structures Research Seminars

Optimization and risk assessment of tall reinforced concrete buildings

UserProf M T R Jayasinghe (Thishan Jayasinghe), Department of Civil Engineering of University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka.

HouseCambridge University Engineering Department, Dyson Building Teaching Room.

ClockThursday 13 July 2017, 14:00-15:00

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

University High Performance Hub for Informatics Q&A

http://www.neuroscience.cam.ac.uk/directory/profile.php?js369

UserProfessor John Suckling, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge.

HouseSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site..

ClockThursday 13 July 2017, 12:30-13:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Formal Verification of Financial Algorithms, Progress and Prospects

BPRW01 - Computer-aided mathematical proof

UserGrant Passmore (University of Cambridge).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 13 July 2017, 11:30-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Mining the Archive of Formal Proofs

BPRW01 - Computer-aided mathematical proof

UserTobias Nipkow (Technischen Universität München).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 13 July 2017, 10:00-11:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Scaffolds and frames: the MathComp algebra formal library

BPRW01 - Computer-aided mathematical proof

UserGeorges Gonthier (INRIA Saclay - Île-de-France).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 13 July 2017, 09:00-10:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Everything's Bigger in Texas: ``The Largest Math Proof Ever''

BPRW01 - Computer-aided mathematical proof

UserMarijn Heule (University of Texas at Austin).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 12 July 2017, 16:00-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

The social machine of mathematics

BPRW01 - Computer-aided mathematical proof

UserUrsula Martin (University of Oxford).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 12 July 2017, 14:30-15:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Hammers and Model Finders, and Beyond

BPRW01 - Computer-aided mathematical proof

UserJasmin Blanchette (INRIA Nancy - Grand Est; Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik, Saarbrücken).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 12 July 2017, 11:30-12:30

ARClub Talks

Weighing the past against the present: computational approaches to understand learning and uncertainty autism

UserDr Rebecca Lawson, Research Associate, Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, Faculty of Brain Sciences, University College London.

HouseLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road.

ClockWednesday 12 July 2017, 10:30-11:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Metaprogramming with Dependent Type Theory

BPRW01 - Computer-aided mathematical proof

UserLeonardo de Moura (Microsoft Research).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 12 July 2017, 10:00-11:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Formally Verified Approximations of Definite Integrals

BPRW01 - Computer-aided mathematical proof

UserAssia Mahboubi (INRIA Saclay - Île-de-France).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 12 July 2017, 09:00-10:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Schemas and semantics for Higher Inductive Types

BPRW01 - Computer-aided mathematical proof

UserPeter LeFanu Lumsdaine (Stockholm University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 11 July 2017, 16:00-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Small Proofs

BPRW01 - Computer-aided mathematical proof

UserDan Licata (Wesleyan University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 11 July 2017, 14:30-15:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Homotopy Type Theory in Lean

BPRW01 - Computer-aided mathematical proof

UserFloris van Doorn (Carnegie Mellon University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 11 July 2017, 11:30-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Logic in univalent type theory

BPRW01 - Computer-aided mathematical proof

UserMartin Escardo (University of Birmingham).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 11 July 2017, 10:00-11:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Impredicative encodings in HoTT

BPRW01 - Computer-aided mathematical proof

UserSteve Awodey (Carnegie Mellon University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 11 July 2017, 09:00-10:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Mathematical Knowledge at Scale

BPRW01 - Computer-aided mathematical proof

UserStephen Watt (University of Waterloo).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 10 July 2017, 16:00-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Proof Assistants: From Symbolic Logic To Real Mathematics?

BPRW01 - Computer-aided mathematical proof

UserLarry Paulson (University of Cambridge).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 10 July 2017, 14:30-15:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

UniMath - its present and its future.

BPRW01 - Computer-aided mathematical proof

UserVladimir Voevodsky (Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 10 July 2017, 11:30-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Big Conjectures

BPRW01 - Computer-aided mathematical proof

UserThomas Hales (University of Pittsburgh).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 10 July 2017, 10:00-11:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

International Knowledge Management Trust

BPR - Big proof

UserStephen Watt (University of Waterloo); Patrick Ion (University of Michigan).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockSunday 09 July 2017, 14:00-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

An Industrially Useful Prover

BPR - Big proof

UserJ Strother Moore (University of Texas at Austin; University of Edinburgh).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 07 July 2017, 13:30-14:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Homotopy Type Theory in Agda

BPR - Big proof

UserDan Licata (Wesleyan University); Kuen-Bang Hou (Favonia) (Carnegie Mellon University).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 07 July 2017, 12:00-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Inference in generative models using the Wasserstein distance

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserChristian Robert (CNRS & Université Paris-Dauphine ).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 07 July 2017, 11:45-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

The Lean HoTT library

BPR - Big proof

UserFloris van Doorn (Carnegie Mellon University).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 07 July 2017, 11:30-12:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Exact Sampling for Multivariate Diffusions

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserJose Blanchet (Columbia University; Stanford University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 07 July 2017, 11:00-11:45

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

The HoTT library in Coq

BPR - Big proof

UserBas Spitters (Aarhus Universitet).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 07 July 2017, 11:00-11:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Overview of Unimath

BPR - Big proof

UserBenedikt Ahrens (INRIA Rennes - Bretagne Atlantique); Catherine LELAY (Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 07 July 2017, 10:00-11:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Bradley-Terry models for pair-comparison networks: Structure and scalability

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserDavid Firth (University of Warwick).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 07 July 2017, 09:45-10:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Langevin MCMC: theory and methods

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserEric François Moulines (Télécom ParisTech).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 07 July 2017, 09:00-09:45

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Interpretation of the Calculus of Constructions in dictoses

BPR - Big proof

UserMartin Hofmann (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 06 July 2017, 16:30-17:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

The Discrete Bouncy Particle Sampler

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserChris Sherlock (Lancaster University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 06 July 2017, 16:15-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Scalable Monte Carlo inference for state-space models

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserSinan Yildirim (Sabanci University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 06 July 2017, 15:30-16:15

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Nominal applications of the classifying space of the finitary permutation group

BPR - Big proof

UserUlrik Buchholtz (Technische Universität Darmstadt).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 06 July 2017, 15:30-16:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

The Correlated Pseudo-Marginal Method

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserArnaud Doucet (University of Oxford).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 06 July 2017, 14:15-15:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

A Verified ODE Solver and Smale's 14th Problem

BPR - Big proof

UserFabian Immler (Technische Universität München).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 06 July 2017, 13:40-14:20

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Importance sampling type estimators based on approximate marginal Markov chain Monte Carlo and exact approximation

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserMatti Vihola (University of Jyväskylä ).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 06 July 2017, 13:30-14:15

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Type theory and higher categories

BPR - Big proof

UserChris Kapulkin (University of Western Ontario).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 06 July 2017, 13:00-13:40

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

From neuroscience to ultra-brief treatments for anxiety disorders

UserDr Andrea Reinecke, Senior Research Fellow, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford.

HouseSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site..

ClockThursday 06 July 2017, 12:30-13:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Community recovery in weighted stochastic block models

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserPo-Ling Loh (University of Wisconsin-Madison).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 06 July 2017, 11:45-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Detecting radiological anomalies

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserJames Scott (University of Texas at Austin).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 06 July 2017, 11:00-11:45

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Industrial Use of a Mechanical Theorem Prover

BPR - Big proof

UserJ Strother Moore (University of Texas at Austin; University of Edinburgh).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 06 July 2017, 11:00-12:00

British Antarctic Survey

Soundscape ecology: what sound can tell us about ecological functioning

If external to BAS, please email the organiser in advance to gain access to the building

UserRachel Buxton, Colorado State University.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Room 330B.

ClockThursday 06 July 2017, 10:00-11:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Mobile Apps and Machine Learning for Improving Healthcare

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserKatherine Heller (Duke University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 06 July 2017, 09:45-10:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Hierarchy-preserving regularization solution paths for identifying interactions in high dimensional data

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserHelen Zhang (University of Arizona).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 06 July 2017, 09:00-09:45

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Towards Encrypted Inference for Arbitrary Models

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserLouis Aslett (University of Oxford).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 05 July 2017, 16:15-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Fast Bayesian Boolean Matrix Factorisation

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserChris Holmes (University of Oxford).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 05 July 2017, 15:30-16:15

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Optimisation and complexity for Gibbs samplers for hierarchical and crossed-effect models

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserGareth Roberts (University of Warwick).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 05 July 2017, 14:15-15:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Exact Bayesian Inference for Big Data: Single- and Multi-Core Approaches

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserMurray Pollock (University of Warwick).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 05 July 2017, 13:30-14:15

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Semi-Automatic Asymptotics in Isabelle/HOL

BPR - Big proof

UserManuel Eberl (Technische Universität München).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 05 July 2017, 13:30-14:30

BRC Seminar Series

“Innate Immunity in Injury and Disease in the Nervous System”

UserProfessor Shlomo Rotshenker,The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockWednesday 05 July 2017, 12:00-13:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

On the ordering of some nonreversible Markov chain and Markov process Monte Carlo methods

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserChristophe Andrieu (University of Bristol).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 05 July 2017, 11:45-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Kinetic energy choice in Hamiltonian/hybrid Monte Carlo

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserSam Livingstone (University of Bristol).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 05 July 2017, 11:00-11:45

ARClub Talks

Insights from oxytocin administration and fMRI studies in high functioning youth with ASD

UserIlanit Gordon, Senior Lecturer at Bar Ilan University, Department of Psychology and Gonda Brain Research Center.

HouseLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road.

ClockWednesday 05 July 2017, 10:30-11:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Validating approximate Bayesian computation on posterior convergence

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserWentao Li (Lancaster University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 05 July 2017, 09:45-10:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Asymptotics of Approximate Bayesian Computation

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserPaul Fearnhead (Lancaster University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 05 July 2017, 09:00-09:45

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Category theory and functional programming for scalable statistical modelling and computational inference

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserDarren Wilkinson (Newcastle University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 04 July 2017, 16:15-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Transferability: as easy as ABC?

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserKerrie Mengersen (Queensland University of Technology).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 04 July 2017, 15:30-16:15

Optoelectronics Group

TBD

UserProfessor Frank Wuerthner, University of Wurzburg.

HouseRayleigh seminar room, 2nd floor, Maxwell Building, Cavendish laboratory.

ClockTuesday 04 July 2017, 14:30-15:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Designing efficient composite likelihoods

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserCristiano Varin (Università Cà Foscari di Venezia).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 04 July 2017, 14:15-15:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Coresets for scalable Bayesian logistic regression

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserTamara Broderick (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 04 July 2017, 13:30-14:15

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Classical Analysis in Lean & Isabelle

BPR - Big proof

UserJohannes Hölzl (Carnegie Mellon University).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 04 July 2017, 13:00-14:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

tba

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserJun Liu (Harvard University; Harvard University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 04 July 2017, 11:45-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Comparing Consensus Monte Carlo Strategies for Distributed Bayesian Computation

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserSteven Scott (Google).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 04 July 2017, 11:00-11:45

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Computational Higher-Dimensional Type Theory

BPR - Big proof

UserKuen-Bang Hou (Favonia) (Carnegie Mellon University).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 04 July 2017, 10:30-11:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Unbiased approximations of products of expectations

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserAnthony Lee (University of Warwick).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 04 July 2017, 09:45-10:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Variational, Hamiltonian and Symplectic Perspectives on Acceleration

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserMichael Jordan (University of California, Berkeley).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 04 July 2017, 09:00-09:45

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Inference Algorithms

BPR - Big proof

UserNatarajan Shankar (SRI International).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 03 July 2017, 16:30-17:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Scalable statistical inference with INLA

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserHavard Rue (Norwegian University of Science and Technology).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 03 July 2017, 16:15-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Inference with approximate likelihoods

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserHelen Ogden (University of Southampton).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 03 July 2017, 15:30-16:15

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Proof Automation - Automation in Isabelle's Analysis

BPR - Big proof

UserJohannes Hölzl (Carnegie Mellon University).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 03 July 2017, 15:30-16:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Monte Carlo without rejection

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserAlexandre Bouchard (University of British Columbia).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 03 July 2017, 14:15-15:00

British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series

The bottom-intensification of mixing causes large, almost cancelling, abyssal upwelling and downwelling

If external to BAS, please email Dr Andrew Meijers (andmei@bas.ac.uk) in advance to gain access to the building

UserTrevor McDougall, School of Mathematics and Statistics, University of New South Wales.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Innovation Centre, Conference Theatre.

ClockMonday 03 July 2017, 14:00-15:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Data compression with statistical guarantees

SINW01 - Scalable statistical inference

UserSylvia Richardson (University of Cambridge).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 03 July 2017, 13:30-14:15

British Antarctic Survey

Exploring complexity in seabird foraging behaviour

If external to BAS, please email the organiser in advance to gain access to the building

UserXavier Meyer, BAS .

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Innovation Centre, Seminar Room 1.

ClockMonday 03 July 2017, 11:00-12:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Left-orderability and 3-manifold groups: Rothschild Lecture

HTLW04 - Quantum topology and categorified representation theory

UserCameron Gordon (University of Texas at Austin).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 30 June 2017, 15:00-16:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

A tutorial introduction to Agda

BPR - Big proof

UserAndreas Abel (Göteborgs Universitet).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 30 June 2017, 11:00-12:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

A tutorial introduction to the PVS proof assistant

BPR - Big proof

UserNatarajan Shankar (SRI International).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 30 June 2017, 10:00-11:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Quantum Annular Link Homology via Trace Functor

HTLW04 - Quantum topology and categorified representation theory

UserAnna Beliakova (Universität Zürich).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 29 June 2017, 16:00-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

HoTT research seminar (Coquand & Rijke)

BPR - Big proof

UserAndrew Pitts (University of Cambridge).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 29 June 2017, 15:30-17:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Towards a categorical boson-fermion correspondence

HTLW04 - Quantum topology and categorified representation theory

UserYian Tian (Tsinghua University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 29 June 2017, 14:30-15:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Some webs and q-Howe dualities in types BCD

HTLW04 - Quantum topology and categorified representation theory

UserDaniel Tubbenhauer (Universität Bonn).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 29 June 2017, 13:30-14:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Non-multiplicative TQFTs and diagrammatic categorifications of the polynomial ring

HTLW04 - Quantum topology and categorified representation theory

UserRadmila Sazdanovic (North Carolina State University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 29 June 2017, 11:30-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

The Lean Theorem Prover

BPR - Big proof

UserJeremy Avigad (Carnegie Mellon University).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 29 June 2017, 11:00-12:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

2-Verma modules and the Khovanov-Rozansky link homologies

HTLW04 - Quantum topology and categorified representation theory

UserPedro Vaz (Université Catholique de Louvain ).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 29 June 2017, 10:00-11:00

British Antarctic Survey

A year in the life of the minutiae in a changing Arctic Ocean

If external to BAS, please email the organiser in advance to gain access to the building

UserBryan Wilson, University of Bergen.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Innovation Centre, Seminar Room 1.

ClockWednesday 28 June 2017, 13:00-14:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Categorical diagonalization

HTLW04 - Quantum topology and categorified representation theory

UserMatthew Hogancamp (University of Southern California).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 28 June 2017, 11:30-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Categorified knot invariants and algebraic geometry

HTLW04 - Quantum topology and categorified representation theory

UserAndrei Negut (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 28 June 2017, 10:00-11:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

On colored link homologies

HTLW04 - Quantum topology and categorified representation theory

UserPaul Wedrich (Imperial College London).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 27 June 2017, 16:00-17:00

HEP phenomenology joint Cavendish-DAMTP seminar

MSSM: muon g-2, dark matter and cosmology

UserMatthew Talia (University of Sydney).

HouseB1.19, DAMTP.

ClockTuesday 27 June 2017, 15:00-16:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Representation theory and the Coulomb branch

HTLW04 - Quantum topology and categorified representation theory

UserBen Webster (University of Virginia).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 27 June 2017, 14:30-15:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Using Agda to Explore Path-Oriented Models of Type Theory

BPR - Big proof

UserAndrew Pitts (University of Cambridge).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 27 June 2017, 13:30-14:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

An Upsilon-like invariant from Khovanov-Rozansky homology

HTLW04 - Quantum topology and categorified representation theory

UserLukas Lewark (Universität Bern).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 27 June 2017, 13:30-14:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Introduction to p-dg 2-representation theory

HTLW04 - Quantum topology and categorified representation theory

UserVanessa Miemietz (University of East Anglia).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 27 June 2017, 11:30-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Univalent type theory and modular formalisation of mathematics

BPR - Big proof

UserThierry Coquand (Göteborgs Universitet).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 27 June 2017, 11:00-12:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

How to categorify the ring of integers localized at two

HTLW04 - Quantum topology and categorified representation theory

UserMikhail Khovanov (Columbia University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 27 June 2017, 10:00-11:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Around Chebyshev's polynomial and the skein algebra of the torus

HTLW04 - Quantum topology and categorified representation theory

UserHoel Queffelec (CNRS (Centre national de la recherche scientifique); Université de Montpellier).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 26 June 2017, 16:00-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Traces, current algebras, and link homologies

HTLW04 - Quantum topology and categorified representation theory

UserDavid Rose (University of North Carolina ).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 26 June 2017, 14:30-15:30

Theoretical, Modelling and Informatics - Chemistry Research Interest Group

Alternative Approaches to Chemical Risk Assessment: Assays, Databases, Models

Dr Richard Judson is a research chemist at the US EPA's National Center for Computational Toxicology. His research involves the development of databases and computer models to predict toxicological effects across a wide variety of chemicals.

UserDr Richard Judson, EPA National Centre for Computational Toxicology.

HouseDepartment of Chemistry, Cambridge, Todd Hamied Room.

ClockMonday 26 June 2017, 14:00-15:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Hall algebras and Fukaya categories

HTLW04 - Quantum topology and categorified representation theory

UserPeter Samuelson (University of Edinburgh).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 26 June 2017, 13:30-14:30

Craik Club

Investigating the residual visual pathways following damage to primary visual cortex

UserDr Holly Bridge (FMRIB Centre, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford).

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

ClockMonday 26 June 2017, 13:00-14:00

British Antarctic Survey

Ecology and diversity of Southern Ocean pelagic amphipods

If external to BAS, please email the organiser in advance to gain access to the building

UserCharlotte Havermans, University of Bremen.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Innovation Centre, Seminar Room 1.

ClockMonday 26 June 2017, 13:00-14:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Lattices and Homological Algebra

HTLW04 - Quantum topology and categorified representation theory

UserZsuzsanna Dancso (University of Sydney).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 26 June 2017, 11:30-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

The Big Proof Agenda for Mechanizing Mathematical Discourse

BPR - Big proof

UserNatarajan Shankar (SRI International).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 26 June 2017, 11:00-12:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Non semisimple TQFTs from quantum sl(2)

HTLW04 - Quantum topology and categorified representation theory

UserChristian Blanchet (Université Denis Diderot).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 26 June 2017, 10:00-11:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

The borders of Outer space

NPCW05 - Group actions and cohomology in non-positive curvature

UserKaren Vogtmann (University of Warwick; Cornell University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 23 June 2017, 14:30-15:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Topology of ends of nonpositively curved manifolds

NPCW05 - Group actions and cohomology in non-positive curvature

UserGrigori Avramidi (Universität Münster).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 23 June 2017, 13:30-14:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Free-by-cyclic groups and trees

NPCW05 - Group actions and cohomology in non-positive curvature

UserChristopher Leininger (University of Illinois at Chicago).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 23 June 2017, 11:30-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Action dimension and L^2 Cohomology

NPCW05 - Group actions and cohomology in non-positive curvature

UserKevin Schreve (University of Michigan).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 23 June 2017, 10:00-11:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

The dynamics of classifying geometric structures

NPCW05 - Group actions and cohomology in non-positive curvature

UserBill Goldman (University of Maryland).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 23 June 2017, 09:00-10:00

SCI Cambridge Science Talks

Building Stones of Cambridge: Geology walking tour.

Tickets £5. Limited numbers. Please contact John O'Toole to book.

UserDr Nigel Woodcock, Department of Earth Sciences, Cambridge.

HouseMeet in front of the Round Church, Bridge Street, Cambridge, CB2 1UB.

ClockThursday 22 June 2017, 18:30-21:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Extending group actions on metric spaces

NPCW05 - Group actions and cohomology in non-positive curvature

UserDenis Osin (Vanderbilt University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 22 June 2017, 16:00-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Hyperbolic groups with boundary an n-dimensional Sierpinski space

NPCW05 - Group actions and cohomology in non-positive curvature

UserJean-Francois Lafont (Ohio State University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 22 June 2017, 14:30-15:30

Special Departmental Seminars

ARE WE ALONE SEARCHING FOR LIFE IN THE UNIVERSE

UserDr S. Pete Worden, Chair of the Breakthrough Initiatives of the Breakthrough Prize Foundation.

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Bragg Building, Room 133, Cavendish Laboratory, Department of Physics.

ClockThursday 22 June 2017, 14:30-15:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Vanishing simplicial volume for certain affine manifolds

NPCW05 - Group actions and cohomology in non-positive curvature

UserMichelle Bucher (Université de Genève).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 22 June 2017, 11:30-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

L2-torsion of free-by-cyclic groups

NPCW05 - Group actions and cohomology in non-positive curvature

UserMatt Clay (University of Arkansas).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 22 June 2017, 10:00-11:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

tba

NPCW05 - Group actions and cohomology in non-positive curvature

UserVladimir Markovic (CALTECH (California Institute of Technology)).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 22 June 2017, 09:00-10:00

"Postdoc Masterclass" for All Life Scientists

Comparative genomics to understand the roots of antibiotic resistance in bacteria: find ways to address it

UserProf. Stephen D. Bentley: Pathogen Genomics, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Dr. Florent Lassalle: Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London, Dr. Marco Galardini: EMBL-EBI, Wellcome Genome Campus.

HousePostdoc Centre, 16 Mill Lane.

ClockWednesday 21 June 2017, 18:30-20:00

Signal Processing and Communications Lab Seminars

Biological Systems as Communication Networks

UserProf. Urbashi Mitra, University of Southern California.

HouseEngineering Department - Lecture Room - LR6.

ClockWednesday 21 June 2017, 14:00-15:00

British Antarctic Survey

The euphausiid exception in the oxygen minimum zone (OMZ)

If external to BAS, please email the organiser in advance to gain access to the building

UserDr. Jaime Farber-Lorda (Centro de Investigación Cientifica, Ensenada, Mexico) .

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Innovation Centre, Seminar Room 1.

ClockWednesday 21 June 2017, 14:00-15:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Surface subgroups of graphs of free groups

NPCW05 - Group actions and cohomology in non-positive curvature

UserHenry Wilton (University of Cambridge).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 21 June 2017, 11:30-12:30

ARClub Talks

The impact of personal relevance and person perception on social cognition

UserDr Paola Ricciardelli, 1) Associate Professor, Dept. of Psychology, University of Milano - Bicocca, Italy; 2) Milan Centre for Neuroscience, Italy.

HouseLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road.

ClockWednesday 21 June 2017, 10:30-11:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

The boundary of hyperbolic free-by-cyclic groups

NPCW05 - Group actions and cohomology in non-positive curvature

UserYael Algom Kfir (University of Haifa).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 21 June 2017, 10:00-11:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Generalized Bestvina-Brady groups and their applications

NPCW05 - Group actions and cohomology in non-positive curvature

UserIan Leary (University of Southampton).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 21 June 2017, 09:00-10:00

Cambridge Neuroscience Seminars

Ion Channels as Targets for CNS Disease

UserProf. Derek Bowie,Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics McGill University.

HouseDepartment of Pharmacology Lecture Theatre, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 20 June 2017, 16:00-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

The evolution of L2-Betti numbers

NPCW05 - Group actions and cohomology in non-positive curvature

UserRoman Sauer (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 20 June 2017, 16:00-17:00

Mathematical Physics Seminar

Conformal and projective compactifications in GR

UserRod Gover (Auckland NZ).

HouseMR11.

ClockTuesday 20 June 2017, 16:00-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Group actions on C*-algebras and obstruction theory

OAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications

UserMasaki Izumi (Kyoto University).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 20 June 2017, 16:00-17:00

Cavendish HEP Seminars

LHCb: a general purpose detector in the forward region

UserXabier Cid Vidal (Santiago).

HouseRutherford Seminar Room B.

ClockTuesday 20 June 2017, 15:00-16:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Effective quasimorphisms on right-angled Artin groups

NPCW05 - Group actions and cohomology in non-positive curvature

UserJing Tao (University of Oklahoma).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 20 June 2017, 14:30-15:30

British Antarctic Survey

Antarctic krill: Life is all about balance in a high CO2 world

If external to BAS, please email the organiser in advance to gain access to the building

UserJessica Ericson, University of Tasmania.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Room 307.

ClockTuesday 20 June 2017, 13:30-14:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Groups acting on trees: representation theory and operator algebras

OAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications

UserSven Raum (EPFL - Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 20 June 2017, 13:30-14:30

British Antarctic Survey

Using fisheries samples to investigate seasonal and regional variation in Antarctic krill lipids

If external to BAS, please email the organiser in advance to gain access to the building

UserNicole Hellessey, University of Tasmania.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Room 307.

ClockTuesday 20 June 2017, 13:00-13:30

BRC Seminar Series

"In Vivo Glia-to-Neuron Conversion For Brain Repair"

If you would like to meeti with Professor Chen please contact Nicole on nh481@cam.ac.uk to arrange a time before or after the seminar

UserGong Chen,Professor and Verne M. Willaman Chair in Life Sciences, Pennsylvania State University.

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockTuesday 20 June 2017, 12:00-13:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Polynomial invariants of graph maps and applications to Out(Fn) and Mod(Sgn)

NPCW05 - Group actions and cohomology in non-positive curvature

UserEriko Hironaka (American Mathematical Society; Florida State University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 20 June 2017, 11:30-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Universal L2-torsion for free-by-cyclic groups

NPCW05 - Group actions and cohomology in non-positive curvature

UserDawid Kielak (Universität Bielefeld ).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 20 June 2017, 10:00-11:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Kaehler groups and CAT(0) cubic complexes

NPCW05 - Group actions and cohomology in non-positive curvature

UserThomas Delzant (Université Louis Pasteur).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 20 June 2017, 09:00-10:00

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Mutational processes in the human genome

UserDr Serena Nik-Zainal, Wellcome Trust Intermediate Clinical Fellow & CDF Group Leader, Cancer Genome Project, Sanger Institute. .

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

ClockMonday 19 June 2017, 19:30-21:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Geodesic currents and counting problems

NPCW05 - Group actions and cohomology in non-positive curvature

UserKasra Rafi (University of Toronto).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 19 June 2017, 16:00-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Around a big mapping class group

NPCW05 - Group actions and cohomology in non-positive curvature

UserJuliette Bavard (University of Chicago).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 19 June 2017, 14:30-15:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

The uniform boundary condition and simplicial volumes

NPCW05 - Group actions and cohomology in non-positive curvature

UserClara Löh (Universität Regensburg).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 19 June 2017, 13:30-14:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Bounded cohomology and combinatorial volume forms

NPCW05 - Group actions and cohomology in non-positive curvature

UserRoberto Frigerio (Università di Pisa).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 19 June 2017, 11:30-12:30

British Antarctic Survey

The 2016 K-axis Voyage: A Salpa thompsoni goldmine

If external to BAS, please email the organiser in advance to gain access to the building

UserPaige Kelly, Australian Antarctic Division.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Innovation Centre, Seminar Room 1.

ClockMonday 19 June 2017, 11:00-12:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Compactifications of spaces of maximal representations and non archimedean geometry

NPCW05 - Group actions and cohomology in non-positive curvature

UserMarc Burger (ETH Zürich).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 19 June 2017, 10:00-11:00

Wolfson College Science Society talks

Are Animals Musical?

UserJohns Hopkins Peabody Institute.

HouseWolfson College, Gatsby Room.

ClockFriday 16 June 2017, 17:45-19:10

BSS Formal Seminars

How to read and write mechanical information in DNA molecules

Userprof. dr. Helmut Schiessel, University of Leiden.

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 16 June 2017, 16:00-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

The truth about finite group orbifolds

OASW03 - Subfactors, K-theory and conformal field theory

UserTerry Gannon (University of Alberta).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 16 June 2017, 14:30-15:30

Engineering Department Mechanics Colloquia Research Seminars

Engineered growth factor microenvironments for regenerative medicine

UserProf Manuel Salmeron-Sanchez, Chair of Biomedical Engineering, Glasgow University.

HouseOatley Seminar Room, Department of Engineering.

ClockFriday 16 June 2017, 14:00-15:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Conformal nets, VOAs and their representations

OASW03 - Subfactors, K-theory and conformal field theory

UserSebastiano Carpi (Università degli Studi Gabriele d'Annunzio).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 16 June 2017, 13:30-14:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

What to expect from logarithmic conformal field theory

OASW03 - Subfactors, K-theory and conformal field theory

UserSimon Wood (Cardiff University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 16 June 2017, 11:30-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

On the Classification of holomorphic vertex operator algebras of central charge 24

OASW03 - Subfactors, K-theory and conformal field theory

UserChing Hung Lam (Academia Sinica).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 16 June 2017, 10:00-11:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

On questions around reconstruction program

OASW03 - Subfactors, K-theory and conformal field theory

UserFeng Xu ().

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 16 June 2017, 09:00-10:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Affine centralizer algebras

OASW03 - Subfactors, K-theory and conformal field theory

UserLilit Martirosyan (Max-Planck-Institut für Mathematik, Bonn).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 15 June 2017, 16:00-17:00

Applied and Computational Analysis

Computer-assisted proofs for dynamical systems

UserMaxime Breden (ENS Paris-Saclay & Université Laval).

HouseMR 14, CMS.

ClockThursday 15 June 2017, 15:00-16:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Bicommutant categories

OASW03 - Subfactors, K-theory and conformal field theory

UserAndre Henriques (University of Oxford; Universiteit Utrecht).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 15 June 2017, 14:30-15:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

The string group and vertex algebras

OASW03 - Subfactors, K-theory and conformal field theory

UserChristian Voigt (University of Glasgow).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 15 June 2017, 13:30-14:30

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

Stimulant treatment and the developing brain in ADHD

UserDr Lizanne Schweren, Research Associate, Developmental Psychiatry Section, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge.

HouseSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site..

ClockThursday 15 June 2017, 12:30-13:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Induced C*-hulls for *-algebras

OASW03 - Subfactors, K-theory and conformal field theory

UserRalf Meyer (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 15 June 2017, 11:30-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Loop groups and noncommutative geometry

OASW03 - Subfactors, K-theory and conformal field theory

UserRobin Hillier ().

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 15 June 2017, 10:00-11:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Conformal Field Theory, Operator algebras and symmetric Fuchsian equations

OASW03 - Subfactors, K-theory and conformal field theory

UserAntony Wassermann (University of Cambridge).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 15 June 2017, 09:00-10:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Knots and links from the Thompson groups

NPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology

UserVaughan Jones (Vanderbilt University; University of California, Berkeley; University of Auckland).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 14 June 2017, 13:00-14:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Line bundles over noncommutative spaces

OASW03 - Subfactors, K-theory and conformal field theory

UserGiovanni Landi (Università degli Studi di Trieste ).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 14 June 2017, 11:30-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

An application of T-duality to K-theory

OASW03 - Subfactors, K-theory and conformal field theory

UserPedram Hekmati (IMPA - Instituto Nacional de Matemática Pura e Aplicada, Rio de Janeiro; University of Auckland).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 14 June 2017, 10:00-11:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Kramer-Wannier and electro-magnetic duality in field theory

OASW03 - Subfactors, K-theory and conformal field theory

UserConstantin Teleman (University of Oxford).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 14 June 2017, 09:00-10:00

Wolfson College Humanities Society talks

Art and Architecture in Nazi Germany

UserProfessor Sir Richard Evans, FBA (President of Wolfson College and Provost of Gresham College, London).

HouseLee Hall, Wolfson College.

ClockTuesday 13 June 2017, 17:45-19:15

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

The Quantum Sine-Gordon model in perturbative AQFT

OASW03 - Subfactors, K-theory and conformal field theory

UserKasia Rejner (University of York).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 13 June 2017, 16:00-17:00

Cavendish HEP Seminars

Short Baseline Neutrino (SBN) program at Fermilab

UserWesley Ketchum (FNAL and University of Bern) .

HouseRutherford Seminar Room B.

ClockTuesday 13 June 2017, 15:00-16:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Yang-Baxter representations of the infinite symmetric group

OASW03 - Subfactors, K-theory and conformal field theory

UserGandalf Lechner (Cardiff University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 13 June 2017, 14:30-15:30

CUED Control Group Seminars

Excitable behaviors

UserRodolphe Sepulchre (University of Cambridge).

House Cambridge University Engineering Department, LR6.

ClockTuesday 13 June 2017, 14:00-15:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Baxterising using conserved currents

OASW03 - Subfactors, K-theory and conformal field theory

UserPaul Fendley (University of Oxford).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 13 June 2017, 13:30-14:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Associative algebras and conformal field theories

OASW03 - Subfactors, K-theory and conformal field theory

UserHubert Saleur (University of Southern California).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 13 June 2017, 11:30-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Strong property (T), subexponential growth of derivatives and invariant metrics

NPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology

UserDavid Fisher (Indiana University; Indiana University).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 13 June 2017, 11:00-12:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Synergy on quon language

OASW03 - Subfactors, K-theory and conformal field theory

UserZhengwei Liu ().

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 13 June 2017, 10:00-11:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Subfactors with infinite representation theory

OASW03 - Subfactors, K-theory and conformal field theory

UserDietmar Bisch (Vanderbilt University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 13 June 2017, 09:00-10:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Rothschild Lecture: Classification of von Neumann algebras

OASW03 - Subfactors, K-theory and conformal field theory

UserStefaan Vaes (KU Leuven).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 12 June 2017, 16:00-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Discussion about the Landauer principle (and bound)

OASW03 - Subfactors, K-theory and conformal field theory

UserRoberto Longo (Università degli Studi di Roma Tor Vergata).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 12 June 2017, 14:30-15:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

The relative Drinfeld commutant and alpha-induction

OASW03 - Subfactors, K-theory and conformal field theory

UserYasu Kawahigashi (University of Tokyo).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 12 June 2017, 13:30-14:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

On Picture Language

OASW03 - Subfactors, K-theory and conformal field theory

UserArthur Jaffe (Harvard University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 12 June 2017, 11:30-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Phase transitions in the semicontinuous limit of a quantum spin chain

OASW03 - Subfactors, K-theory and conformal field theory

UserVaughan Jones (Vanderbilt University; University of California, Berkeley).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 12 June 2017, 10:00-11:00

Wolfson College Science Society talks

Music, Rhythm and Developmental Dyslexia.

UserDr Sheila Flanagan, Centre for Neuroscience in Education.

HouseWolfson College, Gatsby Room.

ClockFriday 09 June 2017, 17:45-19:10

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Khovanov homology and knot Floer homology for pointed links

HTL - Homology theories in low dimensional topology

UserAdam Levine (Princeton University).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 09 June 2017, 13:30-14:30

Mordell Lectures

Complex dynamics and elliptic curves

UserLaura DeMarco (Northwestern University).

HouseMR2, CMS.

ClockThursday 08 June 2017, 17:00-18:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Morse Structures on Open Books

HTL - Homology theories in low dimensional topology

UserJoan Licata (Australian National University).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 08 June 2017, 15:15-16:15

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Introduction to continuous fields of C*-algebras and their topological invariants (Part 3)

OAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications

UserMarius Dadarlat (Purdue University; Purdue University).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 08 June 2017, 14:00-15:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Pimsner legacy

OAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications

UserEmmanuel Germain (Université de Caen Basse-Normandie).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 08 June 2017, 12:45-13:45

"Postdoc Masterclass" for All Life Scientists

Epigenomics: When high-throughput sequencing met epigenetics

UserMelanie Eckersley-Maslin and Christel Krueger (Babraham Institute).

HousePostdoc Centre, 16 Mill Lane.

ClockWednesday 07 June 2017, 18:30-20:00

British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series

Examining mechanisms for submesoscale eddy generation using observations in the North Atlantic

If external to BAS, please email the organiser in advance to gain access to the building

UserDr Christian Buckingham (British Antarctic Survey).

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Innovation Centre, Seminar Room 2.

ClockWednesday 07 June 2017, 11:00-12:00

Physical Chemistry Research Interest Group

Disorder by Design

UserProf. Andrew Goodwin, University of Oxford.

HousePfizer LT.

ClockTuesday 06 June 2017, 16:00-17:00

Cavendish HEP Seminars

The LHCb Upgrade and Flavour Physics Prospects

UserJohannes Albrecht (Technical University of Dortmund).

HouseRutherford Seminar Room B.

ClockTuesday 06 June 2017, 15:00-16:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Introduction to continuous fields of C*-algebras and their topological invariants (Part 2)

OAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications

UserMarius Dadarlat (Purdue University; Purdue University).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 06 June 2017, 14:00-15:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Bivariant and Dynamical Versions of the Cuntz Semigroup

OAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications

UserJoachim Zacharias (University of Glasgow).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 06 June 2017, 12:45-13:45

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

"The world in 2050" - Human extinction risks

UserLord Martin Rees OM FRS FREng FMedSci, Trinity College and Institute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge. Astronomer Royal..

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

ClockMonday 05 June 2017, 19:30-21:00

Wolfson College Science Society talks

Adhesion Strength Diversity in Brain Tumours

UserDr Rasha Rezk, Engineering, Wolfson College.

HouseWolfson College, Gatsby Room.

ClockFriday 02 June 2017, 17:45-19:10

BSS Formal Seminars

Drops: A tool to structure materials

UserProf. Esther Amstad, EPFL. Soft Materials Laboratory.

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 02 June 2017, 16:00-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Introduction to continuous fields of C*-algebras and their topological invariants (Part 1)

OAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications

UserMarius Dadarlat (Purdue University; Purdue University).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 02 June 2017, 16:00-17:00

Engineering Department Structures Research Seminars

Upscaling Building Semantics to Address Urban Sustainability and Resilience Scenarios

UserProfessor Yacine Rezgui, Director BRE Institute in Sustainable Engineering, Cardiff University School of Engineering .

House Cambridge University Engineering Department, LR6.

ClockFriday 02 June 2017, 15:00-16:00

Applied and Computational Analysis

Many-body localization: How quantum dynamics wins against thermodynamics

UserUlrich Schneider (Cavendish Laboratory, Cambridge).

HouseMR 14, CMS.

ClockFriday 02 June 2017, 15:00-16:00

Foster Talks

Interplay between cellular senescence and reprogramming during tissue repair

UserProfessor Manuel Serrano, Spanish National Cancer Research Centre, Madrid.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 01 June 2017, 16:00-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

How to compute torus link homology

HTL - Homology theories in low dimensional topology

UserMatthew Hogancamp (University of Southern California).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 01 June 2017, 15:15-16:15

Applied and Computational Analysis

Stabilizing unstable flows by coarse mesh observables and actuators - a pavement to data assimilation

UserEdriss Titi (Weizmann Institite & Texas A&M University).

HouseMR 14, CMS.

ClockThursday 01 June 2017, 15:00-16:00

Theory of Condensed Matter

On signatures of Majorana fermions

UserDr Benjamin Béri (University of Birmingham) .

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 01 June 2017, 14:15-15:15

Cambridge Endangered Languages and Cultures Group

A cluster of Aromanian varieties in North-Western Greece

UserDr. Marios Mavrogiorgos, University of Cambridge.

HouseFaculty of English, Room SR24.

ClockWednesday 31 May 2017, 17:15-18:45

Semiconductor Physics Group Seminars

Hidden Order of Cooper Pairs in a Striped Cuprate at High Magnetic Fields (SP and QM)

UserDragana Popović, National High Magnetic Field Laboratory, Florida State University.

HouseMott Seminar Room (Mott Building Room 531), Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 31 May 2017, 14:15-15:15

Chemistry Departmental-wide lectures

Title to be confirmed

UserProf. Joost Reek, Universiteit van Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

HouseUnilever Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockWednesday 31 May 2017, 13:00-14:00

Quantum Matter Seminar

Superfluid density, universal scaling of critical current and the quest for room-temperature superconductivity

UserJeffery Tallon, Robinson Research Institute, Victoria University of Wellington and MacDiarmid Institute for Advanced Materials & Nanotechnology, New Zealand..

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre (Bragg Building), Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 31 May 2017, 11:15-12:15

Wolfson College Humanities Society talks

Gender, Obedience, and Religious Experience: The Virgin Mary in a world after Kant

UserRuth Jackson (Research Fellow, CRASSH and Corpus Christi College, Cambridge).

HouseGatsby Room, Wolfson College.

ClockTuesday 30 May 2017, 17:45-19:15

Mathematical Physics Seminar

Reflection Positivity: Something Old and Something New

User Arthur Jaffe (Harvard, visiting INI).

HouseMR11.

ClockTuesday 30 May 2017, 16:00-17:00

Cavendish HEP Seminars

CANCELLED (Searches for exotic physics with photons in ATLAS)

UserMiguel Villaplana (University of Milan) .

HouseRutherford Seminar Room B.

ClockTuesday 30 May 2017, 15:00-16:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Moebius Geometry of Boundaries''

NPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology

UserViktor Schroeder (University of Zurich and ETH Zurich).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 30 May 2017, 14:00-16:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Are geodesic metric spaces determined by their Morse boundaries?

NPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology

UserRuth Charney (Brandeis University).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 30 May 2017, 11:00-12:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Buildings, surfaces and quaternions

NPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology

UserAlina Vdovina (Newcastle University).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 30 May 2017, 10:00-11:00

BSS Formal Seminars

Light sheet fluorescence microscopy for fast volumetric imaging of bio-samples

UserPablo Loza-Alvarez. Staff Scientist SLN Chief at ICFO - The Institute of Photonic Sciences. Castelldefels (Barcelona), Spain .

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 26 May 2017, 16:00-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

PETs, pseudogroup actions, and renormalisation

NPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology

UserRichard Schwartz (Brown University).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 26 May 2017, 10:00-12:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Dimensionality Reduction Techniques in Medical Data Analysis

TGMW46 - High Dimensional Mathematics - A Research Conference of the Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information

UserJoan Lasenby (University of Cambridge).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 25 May 2017, 16:15-17:00

Surfaces, Microstructure and Fracture Group

Dynamics of carbon and hydrogen on Ru(001)

UserPeter Townsend, SMF Group, Cavendish Laboratory.

HouseMott Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 25 May 2017, 16:00-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Large Data Limits for Graphical Models

TGMW46 - High Dimensional Mathematics - A Research Conference of the Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information

UserMatthew Thorpe (Carnegie Mellon University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 25 May 2017, 15:35-16:15

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Something about the Khovanov space

HTL - Homology theories in low dimensional topology

UserAndrew Lobb (University of Durham).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 25 May 2017, 15:15-16:15

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

High Dimensional Changepoint Estimation via Sparse Projection

TGMW46 - High Dimensional Mathematics - A Research Conference of the Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information

UserTengyao Wang (University of Cambridge).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 25 May 2017, 14:35-15:15

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

H^3 and twisted K-theory for compact Lie groups

OAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications

UserJonathan Rosenberg (University of Maryland).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 25 May 2017, 14:00-15:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Geometric Methods for the Approximation of High-Dimensional Data Sets and High-Dimensional Dynamical Systems

TGMW46 - High Dimensional Mathematics - A Research Conference of the Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information

UserMauro Maggioni (Johns Hopkins University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 25 May 2017, 13:50-14:35

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Your Browser Can Prove Your Lemmas

TGMW46 - High Dimensional Mathematics - A Research Conference of the Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information

UserEdward Ayers (Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 25 May 2017, 12:45-12:50

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Novel Uses of Shipping Data in Commodity Markets

TGMW46 - High Dimensional Mathematics - A Research Conference of the Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information

UserAndrew Celsus (University of Cambridge).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 25 May 2017, 12:40-12:45

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Nonparametric Estimation of Diffusions in the Low-Frequency Setting

TGMW46 - High Dimensional Mathematics - A Research Conference of the Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information

UserSven Wang (Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 25 May 2017, 12:35-12:40

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Reconstruction Methods in Transmission Electron Tomography

TGMW46 - High Dimensional Mathematics - A Research Conference of the Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information

UserRobert Tovey (Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 25 May 2017, 12:30-12:35

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Learning a Sampling Pattern for MRI

TGMW46 - High Dimensional Mathematics - A Research Conference of the Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information

UserFerdia Sherry (Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 25 May 2017, 12:25-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Approaches to Sampling and Inference for Bayesian Nonparametrics

TGMW46 - High Dimensional Mathematics - A Research Conference of the Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information

UserSam Power (Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 25 May 2017, 12:20-12:25

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Photoacoustic Tomography with Total Variation Regularisation

TGMW46 - High Dimensional Mathematics - A Research Conference of the Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information

UserErlend Riis (Cambridge Centre for Analysis).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 25 May 2017, 12:15-12:20

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Quantum Entropies Through Convex Optimisation

TGMW46 - High Dimensional Mathematics - A Research Conference of the Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information

UserEric Hanson (Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 25 May 2017, 12:10-12:15

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Sparse Principal Component Analysis via Random Projections

TGMW46 - High Dimensional Mathematics - A Research Conference of the Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information

UserMilana Gataric (University of Cambridge).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 25 May 2017, 12:05-12:10

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Introduction to Elevator Pitches

TGMW46 - High Dimensional Mathematics - A Research Conference of the Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information

UserCarola-Bibiane Schönlieb (University of Cambridge).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 25 May 2017, 12:00-12:05

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Surface Approximations and Geometric Energies

TGMW46 - High Dimensional Mathematics - A Research Conference of the Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information

UserSimon Masnou (Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 25 May 2017, 10:55-11:40

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Using Novel Data Sources to Model Commodity Markets

TGMW46 - High Dimensional Mathematics - A Research Conference of the Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information

UserChris Longworth (Cantab Capital Partners).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 25 May 2017, 10:10-10:55

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Welcome and Introduction, Update from CCIMI

TGMW46 - High Dimensional Mathematics - A Research Conference of the Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information

UserCarola-Bibiane Schönlieb (University of Cambridge).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 25 May 2017, 10:00-10:10

"Postdoc Masterclass" for All Life Scientists

The birth of a memory in wakefulness and sleep

UserDr. Aya Ben-Yakov (MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit) and Dr. Anat Arzi (Dept. of Psychology).

HousePostdoc Centre, 16 Mill Lane.

ClockWednesday 24 May 2017, 18:30-20:00

Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology Departmental Seminars

Statistical Mechanics of Self-Propelled Colloids: Phase Separation and Directed Assembly

UserProf. Michael Cates FRS, Lucasian Professor of Mathematics, DAMTP, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, University of Cambridge.

HouseDepartment of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, West Cambridge Site, LT2.

ClockWednesday 24 May 2017, 16:00-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

The pentagram map and discrete integrable systems

NPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology

UserRichard Schwartz (Brown University).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 24 May 2017, 14:00-16:00

BRC Seminar Series

"Polymerase Chain Reaction: Methods, Principles and Application"

UserDr Romina Vuono, John Van Geest Centre For Brain Repair, University of Cambridge, Clinical Neurosciences, Cambridge.

HouseHerchel Smith Building Lecture Theatre.

ClockWednesday 24 May 2017, 12:00-13:00

British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series

Seasonal changes in Circumpolar Deep Water in the Amundsen Sea, Antarctica, using seal-borne tags

If external to BAS, please email the organiser in advance to gain access to the building

UserHelen Mallet, University of East Anglia.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Innovation Centre, Seminar Room 2.

ClockWednesday 24 May 2017, 11:00-12:00

Wolfson College Humanities Society talks

Gender, sexuality and illness in early modern exorcism

UserBoyd Brogan (Wolfson College, University of Cambridge).

HouseGatsby Room, Wolfson College.

ClockTuesday 23 May 2017, 17:45-19:15

Mathematical Physics Seminar

Integrable systems associated to submanifolds in Grassmanians

UserBoris Kruglikov (Tromso, visiting DAMTP).

HouseMR11.

ClockTuesday 23 May 2017, 16:00-17:00

Cavendish HEP Seminars

Dark Matter Searches at CMS

UserNicholas Wardle (Imperial College London).

HouseRutherford Seminar Room B.

ClockTuesday 23 May 2017, 15:00-16:00

Chemistry Departmental-wide lectures

Tuning charge transfer in low-dimensional nano carbons

UserProf. Dirk Guldi, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg.

HouseUnilever Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockTuesday 23 May 2017, 15:00-16:00

British Antarctic Survey

SO-AntEco: Contributing information and scientific advice to the CCAMLR South Orkney Islands MPA review

If external to BAS, please email the organiser in advance to gain access to the building

User Madeleine Brasier, University of Liverpool and Natural History Museum, London .

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Room 307.

ClockTuesday 23 May 2017, 14:00-15:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Nilpotent Lie groups: Fourier inversion and prime ideals

OAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications

UserYing-Fen Lin (Queen's University Belfast).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 23 May 2017, 14:00-15:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Uniformly recurrent subgroups and rigidity of non-free minimal actions

NPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology

UserNicolas Matte Bon (ETH Zürich).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 23 May 2017, 11:00-12:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Affine actions, cohomology and hyperbolicity

NPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology

UserErik Guentner (University of Hawaii).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 23 May 2017, 10:00-11:00

AMOP list

Quantum metrology with Bose Einstein condensates

UserMarkus Oberthaler (Universitat Heidelberg).

HouseRyle Seminar Room (930) .

ClockMonday 22 May 2017, 15:30-17:00

British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series

ECCO version 4: an ocean data analysis and parameter estimation framework

If external to BAS, please email the organiser in advance to gain access to the building

UserGael Forget, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Room 330B.

ClockMonday 22 May 2017, 14:00-15:00

Wolfson College Science Society talks

The metalsmith of the future

UserDr. Evripides Loukaides, Lecturer, University of Bath.

HouseWolfson College, Gatsby Room.

ClockFriday 19 May 2017, 17:45-19:10

Zangwill Club

Cognitive coding in the hippocampal-entorhinal system

UserDr Christian Doeller, Kavli Institute, NTNU Trondheim, Norway & Donders Institute, RU Nijmegen, the Netherlands).

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 19 May 2017, 16:30-18:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Thurston's Shapes of Polyhedra

NPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology

UserRichard Schwartz (Brown University).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 19 May 2017, 15:45-17:15

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Combinatorial Tangle Floer homology

HTL - Homology theories in low dimensional topology

UserVera Vertesi (University of Strasbourg; CNRS (Centre national de la recherche scientifique)).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 19 May 2017, 13:30-14:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Categories of curved complexes for marked surfaces

HTL - Homology theories in low dimensional topology

UserClaudius Zibrowius (University of Cambridge).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 18 May 2017, 15:15-16:15

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

L^2-Betti numbers of universal quantum groups

OAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications

UserDavid Kyed (University of Southern Denmark ).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 18 May 2017, 14:00-15:00

Quantum Matter Seminar

Strain-tuning of the magnetic compounds Sr3Ru2O7, CeAuSb2, and PdCrO2

UserClifford Hicks. Max Planck Institute for Chemical Physics of Solids, Dresden, Germany.

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

ClockThursday 18 May 2017, 14:00-15:00

Microsoft Research Cambridge, public talks

Composition and Inheritance in Declarative Configuration Languages

Please note, this event may be recorded. Microsoft will own the copyright of any recording and reserves the right to distribute it as required.

UserPaul Anderson, University of Edinburgh.

HouseSmall Lecture Room , Microsoft Research Ltd, 21 Station Road, Cambridge, CB1 2FB.

ClockThursday 18 May 2017, 10:00-11:00

Microsoft Research Cambridge, public talks

Composition and Inheritance in Declarative Configuration Languages

Please note, this event may be recorded. Microsoft will own the copyright of any recording and reserves the right to distribute it as required.

UserPaul Anderson, University of Edinburgh.

HouseSmall Lecture Room , Microsoft Research Ltd, 21 Station Road, Cambridge, CB1 2FB.

ClockThursday 18 May 2017, 10:00-11:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Iterated barycentric subdivision and steerable semigroups of SL_n(R)

NPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology

UserRichard Schwartz (Brown University).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 17 May 2017, 14:00-16:00

Quantum Matter Seminar

Scattering, Fermi surface reconstruction and the gap above Tc in cuprate superconductors

UserJames G. Storey. Robinson Research Institute & MacDiarmid Institute, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand.

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

ClockWednesday 17 May 2017, 11:15-12:15

Wolfson College Humanities Society talks

Captured and Alive: War satire, time and space

UserJane Chapman (Lincoln University; College Research Associate, Wolfson College).

HouseGatsby Room, Wolfson College.

ClockTuesday 16 May 2017, 17:45-19:15

Mathematical Physics Seminar

The geometry of the space of BPS vortex-antivortex pairs

UserMartin Speight (Leeds).

HouseMR11.

ClockTuesday 16 May 2017, 16:00-17:00

Cavendish HEP Seminars

PRaVDA project for Proton Computed Tomography

UserDr. Tony Price (University of Birmingham).

HouseRutherford Seminar Room B.

ClockTuesday 16 May 2017, 15:00-16:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Subfactors related to certain symmetric spaces

OAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications

UserHans Wenzl (University of California, San Diego).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 16 May 2017, 14:00-15:00

Social and Developmental Psychology (SDP) Seminar Series

Sperm Donation and Motherhood: British and French perspectives

This is a joint seminar, featuring talks by Dr Sophie Zadeh and her collaborators. Tea and coffee will be served from 12.30 onwards at the Nick Macintosh Seminar Room for attendees only.

UserDr Sophie Zadeh, University of Cambridge, Prof Nikos Kalampalikis, Université Lumiere Lyon 2 (France), & Marjolaine Doumergue, Université Lumiere Lyon 2 (France).

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology, Downing Site.

ClockTuesday 16 May 2017, 13:00-14:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Rieffel deformation, tempered distributions and the Gabor wavefront set

OAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications

UserDorothea Bahns (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 16 May 2017, 12:45-13:45

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Commensurating actions of groups of birational transformations

NPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology

UserYves de Cornulier (CNRS (Centre national de la recherche scientifique); Université Paris-Sud 11 ).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 16 May 2017, 11:00-12:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

The action dimensions of some discrete groups

NPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology

UserMichael Davis (Ohio State University; Ohio State University).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 16 May 2017, 10:00-11:00

Zangwill Club

The biological basis and perceptual impact of categorisation: the case of colour.

UserProfessor Anna Franklin, The Sussex Colour Group, School of Psychology, University of Sussex.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 12 May 2017, 16:30-18:00

Engineering Department Structures Research Seminars

Equilibrium: fact or fiction?

UserEdward Maunder MA, DIC, PhD, CEng, FIStructE, University of Exeter.

House Cambridge University Engineering Department, LR6.

ClockFriday 12 May 2017, 15:00-16:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

A random walk around soluble group theory

NPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification

UserPeter Kropholler (University of Southampton).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 12 May 2017, 14:30-15:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

How to quickly generate a nice hyperbolic element

NPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification

UserEmmanuel Breuillard (Universität Münster).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 12 May 2017, 13:30-14:30

CEB Career Talks

Starting Companies can be bad for your Health but good for Animals

Free talk but advanced registration is required on http://www.ceb.cam.ac.uk/alumni/events/talks

UserMalcolm Wilkinson. Kirkstall CEO.

HouseDept Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, Philippa Fawcett Drive CB3 OAS (Lecture Theatre 1).

ClockFriday 12 May 2017, 13:00-14:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Laminations and external angles for similarity pairs

NPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification

UserDanny Calegari (University of Chicago).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 12 May 2017, 11:00-12:00

MRC LMB Neurobiology Seminars

Drosophila Aggression: Agonistic interaction as a strategic action

UserKenta Asahina, Assistant Professor, Molecular Neurobiology Laboratory, Salk Institute for Biological Studies .

HouseMRC LMB: Klug Seminar Room 2A180.

ClockFriday 12 May 2017, 10:30-11:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Old results and new questions on the rapid decay property

NPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification

UserIndira Chatterji (Université de Nice).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 12 May 2017, 09:30-10:30

Rausing Lecture

The history of failure: a chronicle of losers or key to success?

Twenty-Second Annual Hans Rausing Lecture

UserLissa Roberts (University of Twente).

HouseMcCrum Lecture Theatre, Bene't Street.

ClockThursday 11 May 2017, 16:30-18:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Subexponential growth, measure rigidity, strong property (T) and Zimmer's conjecture

NPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification

UserDavid Fisher (Indiana University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 11 May 2017, 16:00-17:00

Cavendish Physical Society

Photo-induced superconductivity and other stories

UserProf Andrea Cavalleri, MPI for the Structure and Dynamics of Matter, Munich.

HousePippard Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 11 May 2017, 16:00-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

The diameter of the symmetric group: ideas and tools

NPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification

UserHarald Helfgott (Université Paris 7 - Denis-Diderot).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 11 May 2017, 14:30-15:30

Theory of Condensed Matter

Transformation optics, surface plasmons, and metasurfaces

UserProfessor Sir John Pendry, Imperial College, London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 11 May 2017, 14:15-15:15

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

What’s New in Lewy Body Disease?

UserProfessor Ian McKeith, Professor of Old Age Psychiatry, University of Newcastle.

HouseSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site..

ClockThursday 11 May 2017, 12:30-13:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Approximating simple locally compact groups by their dense subgroups

NPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification

UserPhillip Wesolek (Binghamton University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 11 May 2017, 11:30-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Large scale geometry in large transformation groups

NPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification

UserKathryn Mann (University of California, Berkeley).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 11 May 2017, 10:00-11:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Unitary representations of reflection groups and their deformations.

NPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification

UserUri Bader (Weizmann Institute of Science).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 11 May 2017, 09:00-10:00

"Postdoc Masterclass" for All Life Scientists

Next Generation Gravimetric Biosensing Using FBARs

UserDr. Mario De Miguel Ramos and Dr. Ewelina Wajs, Department of Engineering.

HousePostdoc Centre, 16 Mill Lane.

ClockWednesday 10 May 2017, 18:30-20:00

Slavonic Studies

Two Souls of Revolution, The Seventh Annual Cambridge Vsesvit Evening

Admission is free, but registration is required via www.CambridgeUkrainianStudies.org

UserMikhai Tymoshenko and Kyrylo Horishnyi.

HousePitt Building, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 10 May 2017, 18:00-20:00

Cambridge Endangered Languages and Cultures Group

Norwegian Romani - the 'languageness' of a Para-Romani variety

Tea and biscuits from 16.45

UserJakob Wiedner, University of Oslo.

HouseFaculty of English, Room GR-05.

ClockWednesday 10 May 2017, 17:15-19:00

Zangwill Club

A common model of representational and connectivity spaces in human cortex

PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS AN SPECIAL EXTRA TALK AND WILL TAKE PLACE AT 4.00PM

UserProfessor James V. Haxby, Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences at Dartmouth College and the Center for Mind/Brain Sciences (CIMeC) at the University of Trento.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockWednesday 10 May 2017, 16:00-17:00

Cavendish Physical Society

“Topology in materials science”

UserProf Claudia Felser, MPI for Chemical Physics of Solids, Dresden.

HousePippard Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 10 May 2017, 16:00-17:00

British Antarctic Survey

Molecular biomarkers for seabird age estimation

If external to BAS, please email the organiser in advance to gain access to the building

UserRicardo De Paoli-Iseppi, Australian Antarctic Division.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Innovation Centre, Seminar Room 1.

ClockWednesday 10 May 2017, 13:00-14:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Convex cocompactness in real projective geometry

NPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification

UserFanny Kassel (CNRS (Centre national de la recherche scientifique)).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 10 May 2017, 11:30-12:30

British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series

Observations of turbulent dissipation in the Amundsen Sea Embayment, Antarctica

If external to BAS, please email the organiser in advance to gain access to the building

UserYvonne Firing, NOC, Southampton.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Innovation Centre, Seminar Room 2.

ClockWednesday 10 May 2017, 11:00-12:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Homology torsion growth of higher rank lattices

NPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification

UserNikolay Nikolov (University of Oxford).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 10 May 2017, 10:00-11:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Vectorial metric compactification of symmetric spaces and affine buildings

NPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification

UserAnne Parreau (Université de Grenoble).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 10 May 2017, 09:00-10:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Negative curvature and rigidity for von Neumann algebras

NPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification

UserStefaan Vaes (KU Leuven).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 09 May 2017, 16:00-17:00

Cavendish HEP Seminars

Tests of lepton universality in B decays

UserPatrick Owen (University of Zurich).

HouseRutherford Seminar Room B.

ClockTuesday 09 May 2017, 15:00-16:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Arithmetic of Dehn surgery points

NPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification

UserAlan Reid (University of Texas at Austin).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 09 May 2017, 14:30-15:30

Dirac Lecture

Antimatter: Dirac's incredible prediction and its consequences

All are welcome to attend.

UserProfessor Helen Quinn (Harvard).

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

ClockTuesday 09 May 2017, 14:30-16:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Representation theory of Drinfeld doubles (Part 4)

OAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications

UserYuki Arano (Kyoto University).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 09 May 2017, 14:00-15:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Ping Pong on CAT(0) cube complexes

NPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification

UserAditi Kar (University of London).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 09 May 2017, 11:30-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Local testability in group theory II

NPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification

UserOren Becker (Hebrew University of Jerusalem).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 09 May 2017, 10:00-11:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Local testability in group theory I

NPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification

UserAlex Lubotzky (Hebrew University of Jerusalem).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 09 May 2017, 09:00-10:00

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Architecture for Resilience - surviving earthquakes, tornadoes, fire and floods.

UserDr Emily So MEng CEng MICE, Magdalene College, University of Cambridge, Director of Cambridge Architectural Research Ltd..

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

ClockMonday 08 May 2017, 19:30-21:00

Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience

Decoding the population activity of grid cells for spatial localization and goal-directed navigation

UserAndreas V.M. Herz, Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience, Munich and Faculty of Biology, LMU Muenchen.

HouseThe Hodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Department of Physiology Development and Neuroscience.

ClockMonday 08 May 2017, 16:30-18:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Characterizing a vertex-transitive graph by a large ball

NPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification

UserMikael de la Salle (ENS - Lyon; CNRS (Centre national de la recherche scientifique)).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 08 May 2017, 16:00-17:00

Chemistry Departmental-wide lectures

Merck, Sharp & Dohme Lecture

UserProfessor Stephen Buchwald, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Dr Richard Tillyer, Merck.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockMonday 08 May 2017, 14:30-16:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

On finitarily approximable groups

NPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification

UserAndreas Thom (Technische Universität Dresden; Technische Universität Dresden).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 08 May 2017, 14:30-15:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Towers of regular self-covers and linear endomorphisms of tori

NPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification

UserWouter Van Limbeek (University of Michigan).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 08 May 2017, 13:30-14:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Degenerations of maximal representations, non-Archimedean upper half space and laminations

NPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification

UserAlessandra Iozzi (ETH Zürich).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 08 May 2017, 11:30-12:30

British Antarctic Survey

Krill feeding in fjords of the West Antarctic Peninsula (and a few penguins & seals)

If external to BAS, please email the organiser in advance to gain access to the building

UserAlison Cleary, Norwegian Polar Institute.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Room 307.

ClockMonday 08 May 2017, 11:00-12:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Approximations of infinite groups

NPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification

UserGoulnara Arzhantseva (Universität Wien).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 08 May 2017, 10:00-11:00

Zangwill Club

Do we control language or does language control us?

UserProfessor Guillaume Thierry, School of Psychology, Bangor University, Wales..

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 05 May 2017, 16:30-18:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Exotic lattices and simple locally compact groups

NPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology

UserPierre-Emmanuel Caprace (Université Catholique de Louvain ).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 05 May 2017, 15:45-17:15

Surfaces, Microstructure and Fracture Group

High strain rate deformation response of titanium for aerospace gas turbines

UserSteven Lainé, Department of Materials Science, The University of Cambridge.

HouseMott Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 04 May 2017, 16:00-17:00

Theory of Condensed Matter

Emergent phenomena in classical spin liquids

UserLudovic Jaubert, University of Bordeaux.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 04 May 2017, 14:15-15:15

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Free entropy dimension and the orthogonal free quantum groups

OAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications

UserRoland Vergnioux (Université de Caen Basse-Normandie).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 04 May 2017, 14:00-15:00

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