• Thursday 26 February 2015
    • NO. 5088
    • VOL. 145

    Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences

    Department of Computer Science

    Oxford Strachey Lectures in Computer Science

    Professor Tuomas Sandholm, Carnegie Mellon, will deliver the Strachey Lecture on 10 March in Lecture Theatre B, e-Science Building.

    Subject: 'Modern organ exchanges: generalised matching under dynamics, edge failures and fairness'

    Department of Physics

    Wetton Lecture

    Professor Carlos Frenk, Director, Institute for Computational Cosmology, Durham, will deliver the Wetton Lecture at 5pm on 13 April in the Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory.

    Subject: 'Everything from nothing, or how our universe was made'

    Medical Sciences

    Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences

    Equator/OCTRU seminar series

    Erick Turner, Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU), will lecture at noon on 2 March in the Lecture Theatre, Richard Doll Building, Old Road Campus.

    Subject: 'Reporting bias in psychiatry and beyond'

    Social Sciences

    Saïd Business School

    Lubbock Lecture

    Warren East, senior independent director and chair, audit committee, De La Rue plc, will lecture at 5.30pm on 2 March at Saïd Business School, followed by a drinks reception. To register: www.lubbockwarreneast.eventbrite.com.

    Subject:  'ARM wrestling: in conversation with Warren East – how ARM played the titans of Silicon Valley at their own game'

    School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies

    Seminar in Middle East Studies

    The following seminar will be given at 5pm in the Ground Floor Room, School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies, 11 Bevington Road. All welcome. Convener: Dr Philip Robins

    Orkideh Behrouzan, KCL

    2 Mar: 'Psychiatric futures: illness narrative and generational memory in Iran'

    Institutes, Centres and Museums

    Oxford Martin School

    Public lecture

    Change of venue

    Professor Dame Sally Davies will lecture at 5.30pm on 2 March in the changed venue of the Examination Schools. Followed by drinks reception. All welcome. Registration required: www.oxfordmartin.ox.ac.uk/event/2056.

    Subject: 'A ticking time bomb: the infectious threat of antibiotic resistance'

    Colleges, Halls and Societies


    Nuffield Centre for Experimental Social Science

    A one-day workshop will be held on 13 March. Speakers include Dan Goldstein, Microsoft Research, Ulf-Dietrich Reips, Konstanz, and Mario Callegaro, Google Research. For more information see: http://cess-web.nuff.ox.ac.uk/event/workshop-on-innovations-in-online-experiments.

    Subject: 'Innovations in online experiments'