Our Research

Upcoming JBCA and Schuster Colloquia

JBCA Colloquia begin at 3:00 pm every Wednesday in the Lovell Room (3.225) in the Alan Turing Building, unless otherwise stated. There will be coffee in the tea room starting at 2:40 pm before the talk. There will be tea, coffee, and biscuits with the speaker immediately after the talk at 4:00 pm in the tea room.

Schuster Colloquia start at 3:00 pm and take place in the Rutherford Lecture Theatre in the Schuster Building.

Extra seminars, which can be organised by anyone in the group separately from the colloquium series, are also included on this page for convenience.

To view a talk abstract, click on the talk title. Click again on the talk title to hide the abstract.

Want to suggest a speaker? Get in touch with the JBCA Colloquium organisers: Jens Chluba, Manisha Caleb, Mykola Gordovskyy, Mark Kennedy.

DateSpeakerTopic
Aug 19 Special Seminar
Dr. Dayang Nurfatimah,
(UNIMAS, Malaysia)
EXPANDING THE POWER OF DEEP LEARNING FOR ASTRONOMY
Aug 21 Special Seminar
Dr. Peter Taylor,
(MSSL)
Next Generation Cosmological Inference from Weak Lensing Surveys
Sep 18 Special Seminar
Prof. Yin-Zhe Ma
(University of KwaZulu-Natal)
Detection of the warm-hot baryons in the Universe
Sep 25 JBCA Colloquium
Dr. Simon Johnston
(CSIRO, Australia)
The evolution of pulsars on short and long timescales
Oct 2 JBCA Colloquium
Dr. Blake Sherwin
(University of Cambridge)
Fundamental Physics from CMB Lensing: New Data and New Approaches
Oct 9 Schuster Colloquium
Dr. Adam Aitkenhead
(Christie NHS Foundation Trust)
Proton therapy at the Christie
Oct 16 JBCA Colloquium
Dr. Laura Wolz
(JBCA Manchester)
Galaxy Evolution with HI Intensity Mapping
Oct 23 JBCA Colloquium
Dr. Wendy L. Williams
(Sterrewacht Leiden)
The radio AGN population revealed by LOFAR
Oct 28 JBCA Colloquium
Prof. Alexandre Lazarian
(University of Wisconsin)
Studying B-modes and B-fields: New Ways of Tracing and Probing Magnetic fields with Velocity and Synchrotron Gradients
Oct 29 Special seminar
Prof. Alexandre Lazarian
(University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Reconnection in realistic turbulent astrophysical environments
Nov 6 Schuster Colloquium
Prof. Dr. Thomas Klinger
(MPI for Plasma Physics)
The long way to steady state fusion plasmas
Nov 7 Special Seminar
Dr. Vanessa McBride
(South African Astronomical Observatory)
Massive X-ray binaries and related systems
Nov 13 JBCA Colloquium
Dr. Anais Moller
(Universite Clermont-Auvergne)
SuperNNova: Bayesian Neural Network light-curve classification for time-domain astronomy
Nov 20 JBCA Colloquium
Prof. Peter Gallagher
(Trinity College Dublin)
The Shocking Radio Sun
Nov 27 Schuster Colloquium
Prof. Gavin Salam
(University of Oxford)
Colliders, Higgs and the strong interaction
Dec 4 JBCA Colloquium
Dr. Rebecca Bowler
(University of Oxford)
Title TBD
Dec 10 Special Seminar
Dr. Yiping Shu,
(IoA, Cambridge)
TBD
Dec 11 JBCA Colloquium
Dr. Andrew Tkachenko
(KU Leuven)
Title TBD
Jan 29 JBCA Colloquium
Dr. Stewart Eyres
(University of South Wales)
Title TBD
Feb 5 JBCA Colloquium
Dr. Rosita Kokotanekova
(ESO)
TBD
Feb 12 JBCA Colloquium
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Feb 19 Schuster Colloquium
Dr. Laura Fumagalli
(University of Manchester)
Title TBD
Feb 26 JBCA Colloquium
Dr. Kaustuv moni Basu
(Argelander Institute, Bonn)
TBD
Mar 4 JBCA Colloquium
Prof. Dr. Thomas Janka
(Max Planck for Astrophysics, Garching)
TBD
Mar 11 JBCA Colloquium
Prof. Steve Eales
(Cardiff University)
TBD
Mar 18 Bragg Lecture
Dr Tamsin Edwards
(King’s College London)
Title TBD
Mar 25 JBCA Colloquium
Dr. Amandine Le-Brun
(CEA)
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Apr 29 Schuster Colloquium
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May 20 JBCA Colloquium
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May 27 JBCA Colloquium
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Jun 3 JBCA Colloquium
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Jun 10 JBCA Colloquium
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Jun 17 JBCA Colloquium
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Jun 24 JBCA Colloquium
Prof. Dimitrios Giannios
(Purdue University)
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