• Thursday 18 January 2018
    • NO. 5191
    • VOL. 148


    Faculty of History


    History of the exact sciences seminar

    These seminars will now be held at 5pm on Wednesdays in the Hovenden Room, All Souls, rather the time, day and venue originally published in the lectures supplement.

    Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences

    Department of Physics

    Oxford Physics Colloquia Series

    The following lectures will be given at 3.30pm on Fridays in the Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory. Tea served afterward. All welcome.

    Professor Bruno Leibundgut, TU Munich

    26 Jan: 'Supernova 1987 – the first 30 years'

    Professor David Sington, TV DOX

    2 Feb: 'Telling stories about science'

    Professor Albert Fert, National Center for Scientific Research

    9 Feb: 'When topology and spin-orbit coupling in low dimensions lead to novel directions in spintronics'

    Professor Isabelle Baraffee, Exeter

    16 Feb: 'A new generation of multi-dimensional stellar structure models'

    Professor Jonathan Gregory, Reading and Met Office

    23 Feb: 'Sea level change in the Anthropocene'

    Dr Siddharth Ashok Parameswaran

    2 Mar: 'Nodal semimetals: exploring "relativistic" fermions and quantum anomalies in solids'

    Continuing Education

    Graduate seminar programme in social sciences

    Professor Philip McCann will give the following seminar at 5.15pm on 18 January in the Stopforth Metcalfe Room, Rewley House. Further details: www.conted.ox.ac.uk/events/view/the-economic-impacts-of-brexit.

    Subject: 'The economic impacts of Brexit on the regions of the UK and the EU'

    Colleges, Halls and Societies


    The Networks Seminar, concerned with the analysis of social networks, will convene on Tuesdays (even weeks) at 5pm in the Butler Room, Nuffield. Individuals from all disciplines welcome. Those interested in presenting research should send an expression of interest to cohen.simpson@oii.ox.ac.uk or laurin.weissinger@nuffield.ox.ac.uk. More information: www.nuffield.ox.ac.uk/news-events/events-and-seminars/?category=1642. Conveners: Cohen R Simpson, Laurin Weissinger