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BAS Chemistry & Past Climate Seminars

Assessing the impact of Holocene climate, sea level, and sea ice change on the Ardley Island penguin colony

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

UserDr. Stephen Roberts, British Antarctic Survey.

Houseroom 187, British Antarctic Survey, High Cross, Cambridge, CB3 0ET.

ClockTuesday 25 November 2014, 10:00-11:00

Optoelectronics Group

Doping and Interfacial Chemistry for Organic Electronics

UserProf. Seth Marder, School of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Georgia Institute of Technology (U.S.).

HouseKapitza Building Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory, Department of Physics.

ClockTuesday 25 November 2014, 11:00-12:00

ARClub Talks

Investigating recollection in autism spectrum disorder

UserRose Cooper, Behavioural and Clinical Neurosciences Institute, Department of Psychology, University of Cambridge.

HouseMargaret Lowenfeld Room, Brookside Family Consultation Clinic (next to Douglas House).

ClockTuesday 25 November 2014, 13:00-14:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Spiralling patterns in models inspired by bacterial games with cyclic competition

Understanding Microbial Communities; Function, Structure and Dynamics

UserMobilia, M (University of Leeds).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute Gatehouse.

ClockTuesday 25 November 2014, 15:00-16:00

Materials Chemistry Research Interest Group

Soft Matter Quasicrystals and Their Complex Cousins

First BP lecture 2014

UserProfessor Sharon Glotzer, University of Michigan.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockTuesday 25 November 2014, 16:00-17:00

Mathematical Physics Seminar

Relativistic Collisions and Reflections

UserNick Manton (DAMTP).

HouseDAMTP, room MR11.

ClockTuesday 25 November 2014, 16:00-17:00

Cavendish Astrophysics Seminars

The First Stars and Galaxies

UserRaffaella Schneider (INAF, Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma, Italy).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, Institute of Astronomy.

ClockTuesday 25 November 2014, 16:30-17:30

Wolfson College Humanities Society talks

Religion and Humour: The Islamic Feast of Sacrifice in Egyptian Cartoons

This talk is open to the public

UserProfessor Gabriel M. Rosenbaum - Dept. of Arabic Language and Literature,The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Director, The Israeli Academic Center in Cairo and Visiting Fellow Wolfson College, Cambridge.

HouseGatsby Room, Wolfson College.

ClockTuesday 25 November 2014, 17:45-19:15

Machine Learning @ CUED

Oracle Variational Inference

UserJames McInerney (Columbia University).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438..

ClockWednesday 26 November 2014, 11:00-12:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Scenario Sets, Risk Measures and Stress Testing Part 1: Theory

Systemic Risk: Mathematical Modelling and Interdisciplinary Approaches

UserMcNeil, A (Heriot-Watt University).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute Gatehouse.

ClockWednesday 26 November 2014, 11:00-12:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Plenary Lecture 1: Engineering syntrophic exchange in synthetic microbial communities

Understanding Microbial Communities; Function, Structure and Dynamics

UserWang, H (Columbia University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 26 November 2014, 13:30-14:05

Materials Chemistry Research Interest Group

Digital Discovery and Design: the new age of materials on demand

2nd BP Lecture 2014

UserProfessor Sharon Glotzer, University of Michigan.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockWednesday 26 November 2014, 14:00-15:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Scenario Sets, Risk Measures and Stress Testing Part 2: Implementation

Systemic Risk: Mathematical Modelling and Interdisciplinary Approaches

UserMcNeil, A (Heriot-Watt University).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute Gatehouse.

ClockWednesday 26 November 2014, 14:00-15:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Plenary Lecture 2: Cooperation and competition in microbial communities

Understanding Microbial Communities; Function, Structure and Dynamics

UserFoster, K (University of Oxford).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 26 November 2014, 14:05-14:40

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Plenary Lecture 3: Bacterial interactions in synthetic communities and in the wild

Understanding Microbial Communities; Function, Structure and Dynamics

UserBell, T (Imperial College London).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 26 November 2014, 14:40-15:15

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Plenary Lecture 4: tba

Understanding Microbial Communities; Function, Structure and Dynamics

UserTrably, E (INRA - Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 26 November 2014, 15:45-16:20

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Plenary Lecture 5: Engineering microbial community architecture to set community metabolism

Understanding Microbial Communities; Function, Structure and Dynamics

UserSmets, B (Technical University of Denmark).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 26 November 2014, 16:20-16:55

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Contributed Talk 1: Long distance relationships between algae and bacteria

Understanding Microbial Communities; Function, Structure and Dynamics

UserCroze, O (University of Cambridge).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 26 November 2014, 16:55-17:10

HPS History Workshop

Crystals and optics: Huygens and Wollaston

UserSteve Irish (Department of History and Philosophy of Science).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Department of History and Philosophy of Science.

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

Engineering Department Geotechnical Research Seminars

Earthquake Effects on Critical Infrastructure

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

House Cambridge University Engineering Department, Lecture Room 1.

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

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

Remembering, Rereading, and Reviewing the Canon: the case of The Secret Garden

UserAlison Waller, National Centre for Research in Children’s Literature, University of Roehampton.

HouseHomerton College, Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8PH, MAB, Room 104.

ClockWednesday 26 November 2014, 17:00-18:30

"Postdoc Masterclass" for All Life Scientists

Creating transparent intact animal organs for high-resolution 3D deep-tissue imaging

UserKeith Siew (Centre for Clinical Investigation), Filipe Lourenco (Cancer Research UK).

HouseGurdon Institute Tea Room.

ClockWednesday 26 November 2014, 18:30-20:00

Cambridge University Biological Society

PhD Information Event

UserProf. Steve Russell (University of Cambridge), Dr. Tim Weil (University of Cambridge).

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Plant Sciences, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 26 November 2014, 19:00-20:30

Lectures in Cancer Biology

Transcription

UserJason Carroll, Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 27 November 2014, 09:30-10:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Plenary Lecture 6: Metabolic conflicts drive multi-scale organization of microbial activities

Understanding Microbial Communities; Function, Structure and Dynamics

Userde Lorenzo, V (Centro Nacional de Biotecnologa).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 27 November 2014, 09:30-10:05

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Plenary Lecture 7: Lignocellulose degradation by enriched microbial consortia from cow rumen and termite gut

Understanding Microbial Communities; Function, Structure and Dynamics

UserHernandez-Raquet, G (Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique - LISBP INSA, Toulouse).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 27 November 2014, 10:05-10:40

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Contributed Talk 2: Optimization-based tools for bacterial ecology design

Understanding Microbial Communities; Function, Structure and Dynamics

UserOrtiz, M (Harvard University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 27 November 2014, 10:40-10:55

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Plenary Lecture 8: Towards a predictive framework for microbial community dynamics in drinking water systems

Understanding Microbial Communities; Function, Structure and Dynamics

UserPinto, A (University of Glasgow).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 27 November 2014, 11:25-11:55

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Plenary Lecture 9: tba

Understanding Microbial Communities; Function, Structure and Dynamics

UserPicioreanu, C (Delft University of Technology).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 27 November 2014, 11:55-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Plenary Lecture 9: tba

Understanding Microbial Communities; Function, Structure and Dynamics

UserKrasnogor, N (Newcastle University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 27 November 2014, 11:55-12:30

British Antarctic Survey - Director's Choice

Fossil pollen and algae reveal Antarctica’s climate as the dinosaurs died out 66 million years ago

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

UserVanessa Bowman (British Antarctic Survey).

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, conference room.

ClockThursday 27 November 2014, 13:00-13:30

CEB Career Talks

"Water for life: From source to tap"

If you wish to attend this free talk you need to register your name on the registration form on http://www.ceb.cam.ac.uk/alumni/events/talks

User Alice Elder, Chartered Process Engineer at Mott MacDonald.

HouseDept Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, Pembroke St, New Museums Site, Shell Building, Lecture Theatre 1.

ClockThursday 27 November 2014, 13:00-14:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Plenary Lecture 10: tba

Understanding Microbial Communities; Function, Structure and Dynamics

UserAsally, M (University of Warwick).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 27 November 2014, 14:00-14:35

Signal Processing and Communications Lab Seminars

SMC Samplers for Applications in High Dimensions

UserDr Alexandros Beskos, University College London.

HouseBoard Room, CUED.

ClockThursday 27 November 2014, 14:15-15:15

Theory of Condensed Matter

Long-time behaviour of periodically driven many-body quantum systems

UserAchilleas Lazarides, Max Planck Institute for the Physics of Complex Systems.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 27 November 2014, 14:15-15:15

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Plenary Lecture 11: The good the bad and the irrelevant. Sequential analyses of the sputum microbiome in patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Understanding Microbial Communities; Function, Structure and Dynamics

UserBarer, M (University of Leicester).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 27 November 2014, 14:35-15:10

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

PAC Bayes

UserAlex Matthews; Nikola Mrksic.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockThursday 27 November 2014, 15:00-16:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Contributed Talk 3: Flux analysis in microbial ecosystems

Understanding Microbial Communities; Function, Structure and Dynamics

UserKleerebezem, R (Delft University of Technology).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 27 November 2014, 15:10-15:25

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Plenary Lecture 12: The paradox of nitrification in acid soils and lessons for microbial community ecology

Understanding Microbial Communities; Function, Structure and Dynamics

UserProsser, J (University of Aberdeen).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 27 November 2014, 15:55-16:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Plenary Lecture 13: Variability and Alternative Community States in Microbial Communities

Understanding Microbial Communities; Function, Structure and Dynamics

UserFree, A (University of Edinburgh).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 27 November 2014, 16:30-17:05

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Contributed Talk 4: Optimization-based tools for bacterial ecology design

Understanding Microbial Communities; Function, Structure and Dynamics

UserOrtiz, M (Harvard University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 27 November 2014, 17:05-17:20

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Contributed Talk 5: Numerical Continuation of Equilibria of Cell Population Models with Internal Cell Cycle

Understanding Microbial Communities; Function, Structure and Dynamics

UserKirkilionis, M (University of Warwick).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 27 November 2014, 17:20-17:35

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Plenary Lecture 14: Ecosystems Biology: from data to control of microbial communities

Understanding Microbial Communities; Function, Structure and Dynamics

UserWilmes, P (Universit du Luxembourg).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 28 November 2014, 09:30-10:05

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Plenary Lecture 15: Can bioenergetics tell us more about microbial ecosystems activity than community identity?

Understanding Microbial Communities; Function, Structure and Dynamics

UserRodriguez, J (Masdar Institute of Science and Technology).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 28 November 2014, 10:05-10:40

Machine Learning @ CUED

Machine Translation with LSTMs

Room changed to LR3B in Inglis building and time changed to 10:30

UserIlya Sutskever (Google).

HouseEngineering Department, LR3B.

ClockFriday 28 November 2014, 10:30-11:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Contributed Talk 6: tba

Understanding Microbial Communities; Function, Structure and Dynamics

UserRodriguez, J (Masdar Institute of Science and Technology).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 28 November 2014, 10:40-10:55

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Plenary Lecture 16: Managing microbial communities in anaerobic membrane bioreactors

Understanding Microbial Communities; Function, Structure and Dynamics

UserRaskin, L (University of Michigan).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 28 November 2014, 11:25-11:55

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Plenary Lecture 17: tba

Understanding Microbial Communities; Function, Structure and Dynamics

UserRaskin, L (University of Michigan).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 28 November 2014, 11:55-12:30

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Single molecule studies of mRNA localisation and motor activation

UserSimon Bullock, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 28 November 2014, 13:15-13:55

BSS Formal Seminars

Biomedical photoacoustic imaging for the clinical and life sciences

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

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Zangwill Club

Speech Rhythm and Temporal Structure: A Temporal Sampling Perspective on Phonology and Dyslexia

PLEASE NOTE: THIS TALK WILL START AT 3.00PM

UserProfessor Usha Goswami, Professor of Cognitive Developmental Neuroscience, Director, Centre for Neuroscience in Education, University of Cambridge.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 28 November 2014, 15:00-16:30

Engineering Department Computing Seminars

C++11: The new C++

UserTim Love (University of Cambridge).

HouseLR3, Engineering, Department of.

ClockFriday 28 November 2014, 15:00-16:00

Cambridge Neuroscience Seminars

Synaptic plasticity of GluA3-containing AMPA-receptors, during anxiety and in Alzheimer’s disease

UserHelmut Kessels, Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience, Amsterdam.

HouseSanger Seminar Room, MRC LMB.

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

Geophysical and Environmental Processes (DAMTP/BPI)

Cliffs and screes

UserKeith Richards / Mike Bethel (Geography).

HouseMR5, Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockMonday 01 December 2014, 13:00-14:00

Physical Chemistry Research Interest Group

Physical Chemistry Graduate Seminars

UserGrad speakers to be confirmed.

HousePfizer LT.

ClockMonday 01 December 2014, 15:30-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Mathematical Aspects of local vs. global risk analysis: I

Systemic Risk: Mathematical Modelling and Interdisciplinary Approaches

UserFoellmer, H (Humboldt-Universitt zu Berlin).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute Gatehouse.

ClockTuesday 02 December 2014, 11:00-12:00

Mathematical Physics Seminar

Carroll Symmetry

UserGary Gibbons (DAMTP).

HouseDAMTP, room MR11.

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

Cavendish Astrophysics Seminars

Exoplanetary Atmospheres: Theory and Simulation

UserProfessor Kevin Heng (Center for Space and Habitability, University of Bern).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, Institute of Astronomy.

ClockTuesday 02 December 2014, 16:30-17:30

The Cambridge University Energy Network (CUEN)

Sino-Russian Gas and Oil Cooperation : The Reality and Its Impacts towards Regional and Global Trading

UserProfessor Keun Wook Paik, associate fellow of the energy, environment, resource department at Chatham House and senior research fellow at the Oxford Institute for Energy Studies.

HouseRoom B3, Criminology Department, Sidgwick Site.

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

Wolfson College Humanities Society talks

C.R.Fay: The Differences between Making History and Writing It

This talk is open to the public and may be podcast

UserHugh Gault, biographer and independent researcher.

HouseGatsby Room, Wolfson College.

ClockTuesday 02 December 2014, 17:45-19:15

SciSoc – Cambridge University Scientific Society

Title to be confirmed

UserProf Austin Smith, Cambridge Stem Cell Institute.

HouseDepartment of Pharmacology Lecture Theatre, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 02 December 2014, 20:00-21:15

Microsoft Research Cambridge, public talks

Platforms and Applications for "Big and Fast" Data Analytics

This event may be recorded and made available internally or externally via http://research.microsoft.com. Microsoft will own the copyright of any recordings made. If you do not wish to have your image/voice recorded please consider this before attending

UserYanlei Diao, UMass Amherst.

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

ClockWednesday 03 December 2014, 10:00-11:00

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

To be confirmed

UserJames Shepherd (Rice University).

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Craik Club

Dynamics of visual perception and collective neural activity

The host for this talk is Professor Zoë Kourtzi

UserProfessor Jochen Braun, University of Magdeburg.

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

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

British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series

Vorticity Balance of the Antarctic Circumpolar Current in Drake Passage

If you are external to BAS, please email the seminar organiser to arrange access

UserDr. Yvonne Firing, National Oceaongraphy Centre Southampton.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Room 330B.

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

Cambridge Endangered Languages and Cultures Group

Catalan: past, present and future

UserDr Víctor Acedo Matellán, University of Cambridge, Queens' College.

HouseFaculty of English, Room GR-06/07.

ClockWednesday 03 December 2014, 17:15-19:00

Cambridge University Biological Society

Title to be confirmed

UserDr. Colin Russell (Department of Veterinary Medicine).

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Plant Sciences, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 03 December 2014, 19:00-20:30

Cambridge University Physics Society

The contents and evolution of our universe

UserProfessor Carlos Frenk (University of Durham).

HousePharmacology Lecture Theatre, Tennis Court Road.

ClockWednesday 03 December 2014, 20:00-21:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology

Oncogenes and tumour suppressors (signalling and pathways)

UserMasashi Narita, Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 04 December 2014, 09:30-10:30

Theory of Condensed Matter

The winding road to topological insulators

UserEugene Mele, University of Pennsylvania.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 04 December 2014, 14:15-15:15

Chaucer Club

Imagined pleasures: The cognitive psychology of desire

UserJackie Andrade (Plymouth University, School of Psychology).

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 04 December 2014, 15:30-16:30

Theoretical Chemistry Informal Seminars

GPU Acceleration of Basin-Hopping Global Optimisation

UserRosemary G. Mantell, Department of Chemistry, Cambridge (Wales' group).

HouseUnilever Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockFriday 05 December 2014, 12:00-13:00

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Hedgehog signalling and cell polarity in killer lymphocytes

UserGillian Griffiths, Cambridge Institute for Medical Research, University of Cambridge.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 05 December 2014, 13:15-13:55

Engineering Department Structures Research Seminars

Title to be confirmed

UserDr Andrew Lennon - Director of CDT Centre - CUED.

HouseCambridge University Engineering Department, LR5.

ClockFriday 05 December 2014, 15:00-16:00

Optoelectronics Group

Title to be confirmed

UserProf. Christopher Bardeen, University of California at Riverside (USA).

HouseKapitza Building Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory, Department of Physics.

ClockMonday 08 December 2014, 14:30-15:30

ARClub Talks

White matter correlates of visual imagery in synesthesia

UserDr Kirstie Whitaker, Research Associate Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge.

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

ClockTuesday 09 December 2014, 13:00-14:00

Mathematical Physics Seminar

Jumps, twists & reflections in integrable field theories

UserAnastasia Doikou (Heriot-Watt).

HouseDAMTP, room MR11.

ClockTuesday 09 December 2014, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Biomedical Research Centre "Distinguished Visitors" 2014 Lecture Series

A ground state for cancer’

All welcome

UserProf. Richard J. Gilbertson MRCP PhD, Scientific and Comprehensive Cancer Centre Director, Executive Vice President, Director of the Division of Brain Tumour Research - St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis.

HouseCRUK Cambridge Research Institute - LiKa Shing Centre - Robinson Way - Cambridge - CB2 0RE.

ClockTuesday 09 December 2014, 16:00-17:00

"Postdoc Masterclass" for All Life Scientists

Apptimistic research: Studying well-being and behaviour change using sensor data from mobile phone apps

UserGillian Sandstrom (Dept. Psychology), Neal Lathia (Dept. Computer Science), Felix Naughton (Dept. Public Health and Primary Care) .

HouseGurdon Institute Tea Room.

ClockWednesday 10 December 2014, 18:30-20:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology

Tumour Metabolism

UserChristian Frezza, MRC Cancer Unit.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 11 December 2014, 09:30-10:30

Quantum Matter Seminar

Quantum criticality in iron-based superconductors

UserAntony Carrington, HH Wills Physics Laboratory, University of Bristol.

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

ClockThursday 11 December 2014, 11:15-12:15

BRC Seminar Series

"Glycolipids in nervous system maintenance and disease"

UserDr Hugh Willison, Institute of Infection, Immunity and Inflammation, University of Glasgow.

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockWednesday 17 December 2014, 12:00-13:00

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

TBC

UserDr Darren Logan ( Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute).

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockTuesday 13 January 2015, 16:00-17:00

BRC Seminar Series

"Trisomy of chromosome 21 and Alzheimer Disease"

UserDr Francis Weissman, University College London, Institute of Neurology, London.

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockWednesday 14 January 2015, 12:00-13:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology

Metastasis

UserSakari Vanharanta, Department of Oncology.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 15 January 2015, 09:30-10:30

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Active Learning

UserAdrian Weller; Mateo Rojas Carulla.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockThursday 15 January 2015, 15:00-16:30

Chaucer Club

Lent Term talk

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 15 January 2015, 15:30-16:30

Foster Talks

TBC (vascular remodelling, inflammation, hypoxia)

UserDr Christian Stockmann, INSERM, Université Paris Descartes.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 15 January 2015, 16:00-17:00

Theoretical Chemistry Informal Seminars

Application of normal forms and TST to the reaction dynamics of quantum wave packets

UserDr. Andrej Junginger, University of Stuttgart, Institute of Theoretical Physics, Stuttgart, Germany.

HouseTodd-Hamied Room, Department of Chemistry.

ClockFriday 16 January 2015, 12:00-13:00

BSS Formal Seminars

Title to be confirmed

UserDr Orkun Soyer, School of Life Sciences, University of Warwick.

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Darwin College Lecture Series

Reprogramming Animal Development

UserProfessor Sir John Gurdon, Gurdon Institute.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 16 January 2015, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Innovation in Practise

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

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

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

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

TBC

UserDr Gavin Thomas, University of Sheffield.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockTuesday 20 January 2015, 16:00-17:00

Wolfson College Humanities Society talks

The Oldest Illustrated Book in Cambridge - a Reconsideration of the St Augustine Gospels

This talk is open to the public and may be podcast

UserProf Nigel Morgan, Corpus Christi College,Cambridge.

HouseGatsby Room, Wolfson College.

ClockTuesday 20 January 2015, 17:45-19:15

Lectures in Cancer Biology

Senescence, cell death and apoptosis

UserMasashi Narita, Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 22 January 2015, 09:30-10:30

Theory of Condensed Matter

Title to be confirmed

UserProf. Dr. Nicola Spaldin, ETH Zürich.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 22 January 2015, 14:15-15:15

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Advanced HMC

UserNilesh Tripuraneni; Adam Scibior.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockThursday 22 January 2015, 15:00-16:30

Chaucer Club

Lent Term talk

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 22 January 2015, 15:30-16:30

Theoretical Chemistry Informal Seminars

Title to be confirmed

UserPeter Wirnsberger, Deparment Chemistry, University of Cambridge (Frenkel Group).

HouseVenue to be confirmed.

ClockFriday 23 January 2015, 12:00-13:00

BSS Formal Seminars

Title to be confirmed

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

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Darwin College Lecture Series

Development of an Athlete

UserDr Katherine Grainger, Olympic Athlete.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 23 January 2015, 17:30-18:30

Wolfson College Science Society talks

TBC - biology

UserJulian Conrad, MRC-LMB, Cambridge.

HouseRoom TBC, Wolfson College.

ClockFriday 23 January 2015, 18:15-19:15

Centre for Atmospheric Science seminars, Chemistry Dept.

Title to be confirmed

UserDr Marie Edmonds (Earth Sciences, Cambridge).

HouseUnilever Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

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

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

TBC

UserDr Peter Biedermann, Max Planck Research Group Insect Symbiosis.

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockTuesday 27 January 2015, 16:00-17:00

BRC Seminar Series

"Cortical processing of visual information"

UserDr Matteo Carandini, University College London..

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockWednesday 28 January 2015, 12:00-13:00

Cambridge Endangered Languages and Cultures Group

Title to be confirmed

UserMaia Duguine, University of Cambridge and University of the Basque Country.

HouseFaculty of English, Room GR-06/07.

ClockWednesday 28 January 2015, 17:15-19:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology

Stem cells and cancer

UserPhil Jones, MRC Cancer Unit.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 29 January 2015, 09:30-10:30

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Transfer Learning

UserYingzhen Li; Eddy Pei-Hao Su.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockThursday 29 January 2015, 15:00-16:30

Chaucer Club

Lent Term talk

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 29 January 2015, 15:30-16:30

Theoretical Chemistry Informal Seminars

Title to be confirmed

UserDr. Kostas Daoulas, Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Mainz, Germany.

HouseDepartment of Chemistry.

ClockFriday 30 January 2015, 12:00-13:00

BSS Formal Seminars

The transport of active swimmers in shear flows

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

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

HEP phenomenology joint Cavendish-DAMTP seminar

Title to be confirmed

UserTiziana Scarna (Cavendish).

HouseMR19 (Potter Room, Pavilion B), CMS.

ClockFriday 30 January 2015, 16:00-17:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

The Development of Galaxies

UserProfessor Richard Ellis, Caltech.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 30 January 2015, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Ripping up the Rule Book in Formula One

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

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

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

BAS Chemistry & Past Climate Seminars

PhD Student Seminars

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

UserBritish Antarctic Survey.

Houseroom 307, British Antarctic Survey, High Cross, Cambridge, CB3 0ET.

ClockTuesday 03 February 2015, 10:00-11:00

Microsoft Research Cambridge, public talks

Meta-Interpretive Learning and Program Induction

This event may be recorded and made available internally or externally via http://research.microsoft.com. Microsoft will own the copyright of any recordings made. If you do not wish to have your image/voice recorded please consider this before attending

UserStephen Muggleton, Imperial College, London.

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

ClockTuesday 03 February 2015, 15:00-16:00

Cavendish HEP Seminars

tba

UserProf. Fabio Maltoni (Louvain).

HouseRutherford Seminar Room B.

ClockTuesday 03 February 2015, 15:00-16:00

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

TBC

UserDr Hannah Dugdale, University of Sheffield.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockTuesday 03 February 2015, 16:00-17:00

British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series

Title to be confirmed

If external to BAS, please email the organizer in advance for building access

UserSophie-Berenice Wilmes, Bangor University.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Room 307.

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

Lectures in Cancer Biology

Computational biology

UserFlorian Markowetz, Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 05 February 2015, 09:30-10:30

Chaucer Club

Lent Term talk

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 05 February 2015, 15:30-16:30

Foster Talks

TBC (hypoxia and iron homeostasis)

UserDr Carole Peyssonnaux, INSERM, France.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 05 February 2015, 16:00-17:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Developing a Sense of Self

UserProfessor Bruce Hood, Bristol.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 06 February 2015, 17:30-18:30

Centre for Atmospheric Science seminars, Chemistry Dept.

Title to be confirmed

UserDr Apostolos Voulgarakis (Imperial College).

HouseUnilever Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockMonday 09 February 2015, 14:15-15:15

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

TBC

UserDr Sinead English, University of Oxford.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockTuesday 10 February 2015, 16:00-17:00

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

TBC

UserDr Sinead English, University of Oxford.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockTuesday 10 February 2015, 16:00-17:00

Chaucer Club

Lent Term talk

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 12 February 2015, 15:30-16:30

Foster Talks

TBC (computational neuroscience, learning and memory)

UserProfessor Terrence Sejnowski, Salk Institute, CA, USA.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 12 February 2015, 16:00-17:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Development of Climate Science

UserProfessor Dame Julia Slingo, Met Office.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 13 February 2015, 17:30-18:30

Wolfson College Science Society talks

TBC - personal genomics

UserPaul Flicek, EMBL - EBI.

HouseRoom TBC, Wolfson College.

ClockFriday 13 February 2015, 18:15-19:15

Second Language Education Group

School approaches to the education of EAL learners

UserEducational Achievement, Language Education and Disadvantage (EALead) research team at the University of Cambridge and Anglia Ruskin University.

House Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8PQ, Room GS4.

ClockMonday 16 February 2015, 17:00-18:30

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Some of my Accidents

UserProf. Stephen Richardson, Chemical Engineering, Imperial College.

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

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

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

Title to be confirmed

UserDr Kevin Matson, University of Groningen.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

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

Wolfson College Humanities Society talks

Ibsen's Women- On and Off the Stage

This talk is open to the public and may be podcast

UserDr Robert Amundsen, Visiting Fellow Wolfson College.

HouseGatsby Room, Wolfson College.

ClockTuesday 17 February 2015, 17:45-19:15

Lectures in Cancer Biology

Genomic technologies

UserJason Carroll, Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 19 February 2015, 09:30-10:30

Materials Chemistry Research Interest Group

Non lithium based technologies: walking on the sodium side

UserDr Rosa Palacin, CSIC, Inst Ciencia Mat Barcelona, Spain.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 19 February 2015, 14:30-15:30

Chaucer Club

Lent Term talk

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 19 February 2015, 15:30-16:30

Foster Talks

TBC (neurophysiology of vision and motion detection)

UserDr Karin Nordström, Uppsala Universitet (Sweden).

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 19 February 2015, 16:00-17:00

Theory of Condensed Matter

Title to be confirmed

UserDavide Marenduzzo, University of Edinburgh.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

BSS Formal Seminars

Title to be confirmed

UserDr Davide Marenduzzo, Lecturer in Biophysics, University of Edinburgh.

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

HEP phenomenology joint Cavendish-DAMTP seminar

Title to be confirmed

UserMichele Redi (INFN,Florence).

HouseMR19 (Potter Room, Pavilion B), CMS.

ClockFriday 20 February 2015, 16:00-17:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Biomimicry - Development of Sustainable Design

UserMr Michael Pawlyn, Architect.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 20 February 2015, 17:30-18:30

Wolfson College Science Society talks

Lava, luck and linear logs

UserProf. Simon Redfern, Dept of Earth Sciences.

HouseRoom TBC, Wolfson College.

ClockFriday 20 February 2015, 18:15-19:15

Cambridge Philosophical Society

A V HILL LECTURE - Science and the quiet art revisited

UserProfessor Sir David Weatherall FRS, Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Oxford.

HouseBristol-Myers-Squibb Lecture theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockMonday 23 February 2015, 18:00-19:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology

in vivo models

Please note: this talk takes place on WEDNESDAY!

UserSuzanne Turner, Department of Pathology.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockWednesday 25 February 2015, 09:30-10:30

Cambridge Endangered Languages and Cultures Group

Title to be confirmed

UserPeter Sköld, Centre for Sami Research, Umeå University.

HouseFaculty of English, Room GR-06/07.

ClockWednesday 25 February 2015, 17:15-19:00

Chaucer Club

Lent Term talk

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 26 February 2015, 15:30-16:30

Foster Talks

TBC (generation of cell diversity in the mouse brain)

UserDr François Guillemot, MRC National Institute for Medical Research, London.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 26 February 2015, 16:00-17:00

BSS Formal Seminars

Title to be confirmed

UserDr Melike Lakadamyali, NEST fellow, ICFO, Barcelona.

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

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

Darwin College Lecture Series

Economic Development

UserDr Ha-Joon Chang, Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 27 February 2015, 17:30-18:30

Lectures in Cancer Biology

Epidemiology

UserPaul Pharoah, CRUK Genetic Epidemiology Unit, Strangeways Research Laboratory.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 05 March 2015, 09:30-10:30

Chaucer Club

Lent Term talk

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 05 March 2015, 15:30-16:30

Foster Talks

TBC (molecular mechanisms of emphysema, hypoxia and lung aging)

UserProfessor Norbert Weissmann, ECCPS Professur, University of Giessen, Germany.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 05 March 2015, 16:00-17:00

HEP phenomenology joint Cavendish-DAMTP seminar

Title to be confirmed

UserRobert Ziegler (UPMC, Paris).

HouseMR19 (Potter Room, Pavilion B), CMS.

ClockFriday 06 March 2015, 16:00-17:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Technology Development

UserDr Hermann Hauser, Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 06 March 2015, 17:30-18:30

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

TBC

UserDr Violaine Llaurens, Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle Institut de Systématique, Evolution, Biodiversité .

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockTuesday 10 March 2015, 16:00-17:00

Chaucer Club

Lent Term talk

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 12 March 2015, 15:30-16:30

Foster Talks

TBC (integration of visual information in fly brains)

UserDr Trevor Wardill, Department of Physiology, Development & Neuroscience, University of Cambridge.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 12 March 2015, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Meet the Authors

Held in association with the Cambridge Science Festival

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseMill Lane Lecture Theatre, Cambridge.

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

Biological Chemistry Research Interest Group

TBC

UserProf. Edward Tate, Imperial College.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockWednesday 18 March 2015, 16:00-17:00

Theory of Condensed Matter

Title to be confirmed

UserDr Arash Mostofi, Imperial College London.

HouseTCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 19 March 2015, 14:15-15:15

British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series

Water-column nutrient fluxes along the continental margin of the Peruvian oxygen minimum zone

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

UserLee Bryant, University of Bath.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Room 307.

ClockWednesday 08 April 2015, 14:00-15:00

Wolfson College Humanities Society talks

Transgendered Copper Mining in the Levant

This talk is open to the public and may be podcast

UserDr. Laura Zucconi, Visiting Fellow Wolfson College and Associate Professor ,Richard Stockton College of New Jersey.

HouseGatsby Room, Wolfson College.

ClockTuesday 02 June 2015, 17:45-19:15

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