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Darwin College Lecture Series

Should Cats and Dogs go Vegan?

UserProfessor Andrew Knight, University of Winchester.

HouseLady Mitchell Hall, Sidgwick Avenue.

ClockFriday 28 January 2022, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Philosophical Society

LECTURE POSTPONED - G I Taylor Lecture - Life in Moving Fluids

Lecture has been postponed to a later date please check website for updates http://www.cambridgephilosophicalsociety.org

UserProfessor Eric Lauga, Professor of Applied Mathematics, DAMTP.

HouseBabbage Lecture Theatre, New Museums Site, Downing Street, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 31 January 2022, 00:00-00:00

Darwin College Science Seminars

Assessing Implications of the Deployment of Sustainable Flight in the UK

This talk will be delivered remotely, but people are welcome to still join from the Richard King Room and have lunch during the talk. We will put the talk on the projector screen.

UserMike Lau, University of Princeton.

HouseKing Richard Room, Darwin College.

ClockThursday 03 February 2022, 13:00-14:00

Genetics Seminar

Transparency, reproducibility, and adaptability in data analysis.

Host: Elves Duarte

UserDr Johannes Köster, Institute of Human Genetics, University of Duisburg-Essen.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 03 February 2022, 13:30-14:30

HEP phenomenology joint Cavendish-DAMTP seminar

Jim Talbert - TBA

UserJim Talbert (DAMPT).

HousePotter Room (B1.19).

ClockFriday 04 February 2022, 16:00-17:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Food, Power and Society

UserMs Sarah Mukherjee, IEMA.

HouseLady Mitchell Hall, Sidgwick Avenue.

ClockFriday 04 February 2022, 17:30-18:30

Cavendish HEP Seminars

Rare B-meson decays to muons at the LHCb experiment

UserIfan Williams (University of Cambridge).

HouseRyle Seminar Room.

ClockTuesday 08 February 2022, 16:00-17:00

HEP phenomenology joint Cavendish-DAMTP seminar

Alessio Maiezza - TBA

UserAlessio Maiezza.

HousePotter Room (B1.19).

ClockFriday 11 February 2022, 16:00-17:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

X-rays and Food Safety

UserDr Richard Parmee, University of Cambridge.

HouseLady Mitchell Hall, Sidgwick Avenue.

ClockFriday 11 February 2022, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Philosophical Society

Should we Automate?

Check website for latest updates and booking information http://www.cambridgephilosophicalsociety.org or go to https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/lecture-professor-duncan-mcfarlane-tickets-250023506037

UserProfessor Duncan McFarlane, Professor of Industrial Information Engineering and Head, Distributed Informaiion and Automation Laboratory, Department of Engineering.

HouseBabbage Lecture Theatre, New Museums Site, Downing Street, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 14 February 2022, 18:30-19:30

Darwin College Humanities and Social Sciences Group

TBA

UserArthur Harris, Department of History and Philosophy of Science.

HouseDarwin College, Richard King Room.

ClockTuesday 15 February 2022, 13:15-14:00

Darwin College Science Seminars

Can we use electrical energy to reduce carbon emissions? An investigation into the electrochemical approaches for carbon capture

Grab some lunch from the Darwin servery and enjoy an interesting science talk and discussion over lunch. Looking forward to seeing you there.

UserNiamh Hartley, Department of Chemistry.

HouseKing Richard Room, Darwin College.

ClockThursday 17 February 2022, 13:00-14:00

Theory of Condensed Matter

Title to be confirmed

UserDiana Fusco, University of Cambridge.

HouseDetails of video conferencing will be distributed nearer the time..

ClockThursday 17 February 2022, 14:00-15:00

HEP phenomenology joint Cavendish-DAMTP seminar

Bertrand Ducloue - TBA

UserBertrand Ducloue.

HousePotter Room (B1.19).

ClockFriday 18 February 2022, 16:00-17:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Food as Expression

UserMr Alex Rushmer, Chef.

HouseLady Mitchell Hall, Sidgwick Avenue.

ClockFriday 18 February 2022, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Humanities and Social Sciences Group

TBA

UserDr Eleanor Drage, University of Cambridge Centre for Gender Studies.

HouseDarwin College, Richard King Room.

ClockTuesday 22 February 2022, 13:15-14:00

Cavendish HEP Seminars

Bell tests at high-energy colliders.

UserProf Alan Barr (University of Oxford).

HouseRyle Seminar Room.

ClockTuesday 22 February 2022, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Philosophical Society

Honorary Fellows Lecture - Using electron microscopy to understand the molecules of life

Check website for latest updates and booking information http://www.cambridgephilosophicalsociety.org

UserProfessor Richard Henderson CH FRS FMedSci HonFRSC, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology.

HouseBristol-Myers Squibb Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockWednesday 23 February 2022, 18:30-19:30

Darwin College Science Seminars

Title tbc

Grab some lunch from the Darwin servery and enjoy an interesting science talk and discussion over lunch. Looking forward to seeing you there.

UserMegan Groom, Department of Physics, Cavendish Laboratory.

HouseKing Richard Room, Darwin College.

ClockThursday 24 February 2022, 13:00-14:00

Genetics Seminar

Asymmetric cell division and germline immortality

Hosts - Hansong Ma and Ason Chiang

UserProfessor Yukiko Yamashita, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, Cambridge, MA.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 24 February 2022, 14:00-15:00

Theory of Condensed Matter

Title to be confirmed

UserBarak Hirshberg, Tel Aviv University.

HouseTCM Seminar room, 530 Mott building.

ClockThursday 24 February 2022, 14:00-15:00

HEP phenomenology joint Cavendish-DAMTP seminar

TBA

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HousePotter Room (B1.19).

ClockFriday 25 February 2022, 16:00-17:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Food and Cultural History

UserDr Melissa Calaresu, University of Cambridge.

HouseLady Mitchell Hall, Sidgwick Avenue.

ClockFriday 25 February 2022, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Philosophical Society

Imaging cancer metabolism - Out of the lab and into the clinic

Check website for latest updates and booking information http://www.cambridgephilosophicalsociety.org

UserProfessor Kevin Brindle FMedSci FRS, Professor of Biomedical Magnetic Resonance, Department of Biochemistry and Cancer Research UK, Cambridge Institute, Li Ka Shing Centre.

HouseBabbage Lecture Theatre, New Museums Site, Downing Street, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 28 February 2022, 18:30-19:30

Darwin College Humanities and Social Sciences Group

TBA

UserDr Michael Edwards, Centre of South Asian Studies.

HouseDarwin College, Richard King Room.

ClockTuesday 01 March 2022, 13:15-14:00

Cavendish HEP Seminars

TBC

UserManuel Alvarez Estevez (UAM Madrid).

HouseRyle Seminar Room.

ClockTuesday 01 March 2022, 16:00-17:00

Darwin College Science Seminars

Wnt signalling in the gill arches of the little skate during development

This talk will be delivered remotely, but people are welcome to still join from the Richard King Room and have lunch during the talk. We will put the talk on the projector screen.

UserJenaid Rees, Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge.

HouseKing Richard Room, Darwin College.

ClockThursday 03 March 2022, 13:00-14:00

Genetics Seminar

Exploring host-tumour metabolic interactions using Drosophila

Host - Chaitanya Dingare

UserDr Susumu Hirabayashi, MRC London Institute of Medical Sciences, Imperial College London.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 03 March 2022, 14:00-15:00

Theory of Condensed Matter

Title to be confirmed

UserRonny Thomale, University of Würzburg.

HouseDetails of video conferencing will be distributed nearer the time..

ClockThursday 03 March 2022, 14:00-15:00

HEP phenomenology joint Cavendish-DAMTP seminar

TBA

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HousePotter Room (B1.19).

ClockFriday 04 March 2022, 16:00-17:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Archaeology and Discovering the Food of the Past

UserProfessor Martin Jones, University of Cambridge.

HouseLady Mitchell Hall, Sidgwick Avenue.

ClockFriday 04 March 2022, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Gravitational waves: space-time mavericks in the cosmos.

UserProfessor Alberto Vecchio PhD, FRAS, Professor of Astrophysics, Director of the Institute of Gravitational Wave Astronomy, University of Birmingham.

HouseLocation: Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Churchill College, and Zoom.

ClockMonday 07 March 2022, 19:30-21:00

Darwin College Humanities and Social Sciences Group

Science, Art, Nature and the Darwin Family in Cambridge, 1755 - 1964

UserDr Edwin Rose. Department of History and Philosophy of Science.

HouseDarwin College, Richard King Room.

ClockTuesday 08 March 2022, 13:15-14:00

Cavendish HEP Seminars

TBC

UserJohn Smeaton (University of Cambridge).

HouseRyle Seminar Room.

ClockTuesday 08 March 2022, 16:00-17:00

Darwin College Science Seminars

The Problem of the Earth's Figure and the Logic of Measurement in Modern Geoscience

Grab some lunch from the Darwin servery and enjoy an interesting science talk and discussion over lunch. Looking forward to seeing you there.

UserMiguel Ohnesorge, History and Philosophy of Science.

HouseKing Richard Room, Darwin College.

ClockThursday 10 March 2022, 13:00-14:00

Genetics Seminar

Mechanics of blastocyst morphogenesis

Host - Chaitanya Dingare

UserDr Jean-Léon Maître, Institut Curie, Paris.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 10 March 2022, 14:00-15:00

Mordell Lectures

Dynamics of dilute gases: a statistical approach

UserLaure Saint-Raymond, ENS Lyon.

HouseMR2, CMS.

ClockThursday 10 March 2022, 16:00-17:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

The Political Economy of Conservation and Food Security

UserProfessor Bhaskar Vira, University of Cambridge.

HouseLady Mitchell Hall, Sidgwick Avenue.

ClockFriday 11 March 2022, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Humanities and Social Sciences Group

Ethnic bias in mental health risk assessment

Note unusual time

UserAlec Buchanan PhD MD FRCPsych, Yale School of Medicine.

HouseDarwin College, Richard King Room.

ClockMonday 14 March 2022, 13:15-14:00

Cambridge Philosophical Society

Light-rechargeable Batteries: A New tool to Fight Climate Change?

Check website for latest updates and booking information http://www.cambridgephilosophicalsociety.org

UserProfessor Michael de Volder, Professor of Advanced Materials Engineering, Institute for Manufacturing .

HouseBabbage Lecture Theatre, New Museums Site, Downing Street, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 14 March 2022, 18:30-19:30

Darwin College Humanities and Social Sciences Group

The Case for a Pandemic Treaty OR Young People and Work in the Global South

UserDame Barbara Stocking, former chief executive of Oxfam GB and former president of Murray.

HouseDarwin College, Richard King Room.

ClockTuesday 15 March 2022, 13:15-14:00

Cavendish HEP Seminars

TBC

UserAndreas Maier (DESY Zeuthen).

HouseRyle Seminar Room.

ClockTuesday 15 March 2022, 16:00-17:00

Quantum Matter Seminar

Title to be confirmed

UserDr. Clifford Hicks, University of Birmingham.

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

ClockWednesday 16 March 2022, 11:15-12:30

Cavendish HEP Seminars

TBC

UserClaire Malone (University of Cambridge).

HouseRyle Seminar Room.

ClockTuesday 22 March 2022, 16:00-17:00

Genetics Seminar

Title to be confirmed

Host - Felipe Karam Teixeira

UserProfessor Aurelio Teleman, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 28 April 2022, 13:30-14:30

Darwin College Humanities and Social Sciences Group

TBA

UserGlen Milstein, Cambridge Inter-Faith Programme, Faculty of Divinity.

HouseDarwin College, Richard King Room.

ClockTuesday 03 May 2022, 13:15-14:00

Genetics Seminar

Title to be confirmed

Host - Carol Edwards

UserProfessor Jason Wolf, Department of Biology and Biochemistry, University of Bath.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 05 May 2022, 13:30-14:30

Darwin College Humanities and Social Sciences Group

TBA

UserGuy Mulley, Faculty of Law.

HouseDarwin College, Richard King Room.

ClockTuesday 10 May 2022, 13:15-14:00

Genetics Seminar

Title to be confirmed

Host - Marco Geymonat

UserDr Fernando Monje Casas, Andalusian Center for Molecular Biology and Regenerative Medicine (CABIMER), Seville.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 12 May 2022, 13:30-14:30

Genetics Seminar

Wolbachia, microtubules and River Blindness

Hosts: Elves Duarte & Frank Jiggins

UserProfessor William Sullivan, Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 19 May 2022, 17:00-18:00

Genetics Seminar

How does complexity arise from molecular interaction?

Host - Ben Steventon

UserProfessor Simone Reber, IRI Life Sciences, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 26 May 2022, 14:00-15:00

Theory of Condensed Matter

Title to be confirmed

UserMoshe Goldstein (Tel Aviv University).

HouseDetails of video conferencing will be distributed nearer the time..

ClockThursday 26 May 2022, 14:00-15:00

Cambridge Philosophical Society

Our Quantum Future - One day meeting

Note: Date in Easter term and venue to be confirmed

UserOrganised by : Professor Ron Horgan and Professor Adrian Kent.

House Cambridge University Engineering Department LT0.

ClockSaturday 11 June 2022, 09:00-17:15

Genetics Seminar

Epigenetics and genome dynamics: what can we learn from ciliates?

Host - Eric Miska

UserDr Sandra Duharcourt, Institut Jacques Monod, Universite de Paris.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 20 October 2022, 14:00-15:00

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