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Darwin College Science Seminars

Evolution and development of vertebral regionalization in fishes

We are back hosting the science seminar series in person, so do come and join us for the first talk of the term. Grab some lunch from the Darwin servery and enjoy an interesting science talk and discussion over lunch. Looking forward to seeing you there.

UserKatharine Criswell, Research Associate, Department of Zoology.

HouseKing Richard Room, Darwin College.

ClockThursday 07 October 2021, 13:00-14:00

Genetics Seminar

Evolutionary strata on young mating-type chromosomes despite the lack of sexual antagonism.

Host: John Welch

UserProfessor Tatiana Giraud, Departement Genetique et Ecologie Evolutives, Université Paris-Saclay.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 07 October 2021, 13:30-14:30

HEP phenomenology joint Cavendish-DAMTP seminar

D to K semileptonic decays on the lattice

UserBipasha Chakraborty (DAMTP).

HouseVirtual Seminar .

ClockFriday 08 October 2021, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Philosophical Society

Larmor Lecture - Covid, Chaos and Climate: How mathematical models help to explain the universe

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

UserProfessor Chris Budd OBE, FIMA, C Math, NTF Dept. of Mathematical Sciences University of Bath .

HouseBristol-Myers Squibb Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockMonday 11 October 2021, 18:30-19:30

Darwin College Science Seminars

Title to be confirmed

UserBarbara Joo, Department of Genetics.

HouseKing Richard Room, Darwin College.

ClockThursday 14 October 2021, 13:00-14:00

Genetics Seminar

Coping with Mechanical Stress: Tissue dynamics in development and repair

Host: Hansong Ma

UserDr Yanlan Mao, MRC Laboratory for Molecular Cell Biology, University College London.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 14 October 2021, 13:30-14:30

HEP phenomenology joint Cavendish-DAMTP seminar

TBA

UserMichael Trott (NBI, University of Copenhagen).

HouseVirtual Seminar .

ClockFriday 15 October 2021, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

The Productivity Puzzle

UserProfessor Diane Coyle, Department of Politics and International Studies (POLIS), University of Cambridge.

HouseLocation: With luck, Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Churchill College.

ClockMonday 18 October 2021, 19:30-21:00

MRC LMB Seminar list

LMB Seminar: Biomolecular condensates and their implications for physiology and disease

UserTony Hyman, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden, Germany.

HouseWebinar - https://zoom.us/j/92425532683?pwd=bXhPUkh0dm8xRlVmUkthREQwUnc4UT09.

ClockTuesday 19 October 2021, 11:00-12:00

Genetics Seminar

Bacterial condensates under stress

Host: Rosana Collepardo

UserProfessor Stephanie Weber, McGill University, Montreal.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 21 October 2021, 14:00-15:00

HEP phenomenology joint Cavendish-DAMTP seminar

TBA

UserLuca Mantani (DAMTP).

HouseVirtual Seminar .

ClockFriday 22 October 2021, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Philosophical Society

A V Hill Lecture - The Rewarded Brain

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

UserProfessor Wolfram Schultz Professor of Neuroscience Department of Physiology Development and Neuroscience .

HouseBristol-Myers Squibb Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockMonday 25 October 2021, 18:30-19:30

Darwin College Humanities and Social Sciences Group

Tbc

UserDr Ariane Hanemaayer (CRASSH).

HouseDarwin College, Richard King Room.

ClockTuesday 26 October 2021, 13:15-14:00

Darwin College Science Seminars

Hunting for new particles with ATLAS at the Large Hadron Collider

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

UserBen Hodkinson, Experimental High Energy Physics.

HouseKing Richard Room, Darwin College.

ClockThursday 28 October 2021, 13:00-14:00

HEP phenomenology joint Cavendish-DAMTP seminar

TBA

UserBernhard Mistlberger (SLAC).

HouseVirtual Seminar .

ClockFriday 29 October 2021, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Philosophical Society

Honorary Fellows Lecture - Communicating statistics

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

UserProfessor Sir David Spiegelhalter FRS OBE Chair, Winton Centre for Risk and Evidence Communication.

HouseBristol-Myers Squibb Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockWednesday 03 November 2021, 18:30-19:30

Cambridge Philosophical Society

Urban tunneling - the challenges of creating underground space in historic cities

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

UserProfessor Giulia Viggiani, Professor of Infrastructure Geotechnics, Department of Engineering.

HouseBristol-Myers Squibb Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockMonday 08 November 2021, 18:30-19:30

Darwin College Science Seminars

Title to be confirmed

UserMadeleine Emms.

HouseKing Richard Room, Darwin College.

ClockThursday 11 November 2021, 13:00-14:00

Genetics Seminar

Title to be confirmed

Hosts: Elves Duarte & Frank Jiggins

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

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 11 November 2021, 17:00-18:00

HEP phenomenology joint Cavendish-DAMTP seminar

TBA

UserPeter Stangl (University of Bern).

HouseVirtual Seminar .

ClockFriday 12 November 2021, 16:00-17:00

Genetics Seminar

Inter-organelle communication pathways within cells and their dynamics revealed by imaging

Host: Cahir O'Kane

UserProfessor Jennifer Lippincott-Schwartz, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Janelia Research Campus, Ashburn, VA.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 18 November 2021, 14:00-15:00

HEP phenomenology joint Cavendish-DAMTP seminar

TBA

UserAndreas Vogt (Liverpool University).

HouseVirtual Seminar .

ClockFriday 19 November 2021, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Philosophical Society

Professor Sadaf Farooqi - title to be confirmed

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

UserProfessor Sadaf Farooqi, Wellcome Trust Principal Research Fellow and Professor of Metabolism and Medicine, Wellcome-MRC Institute of Metabolic Science, Department of Medicine.

HouseBristol-Myers Squibb Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockMonday 22 November 2021, 18:30-19:30

Cavendish HEP Seminars

FASER

UserDr Claire Antel (University of Geneva).

Househttps://cern.zoom.us/j/61144924828?pwd=WDB6QmFCMEZiSEN5Q0k2aklWSjk5Zz09.

ClockTuesday 23 November 2021, 16:00-17:00

Darwin College Science Seminars

Past ice sheet evolution: West Antarctica during warm climate intervals

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

UserLara Perez, British Antarctic Survey.

HouseKing Richard Room, Darwin College.

ClockThursday 25 November 2021, 13:00-14:00

Genetics Seminar

Reproducible, transparent, and adaptable data analysis with Snakemake

Host: Elves Duarte

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

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 25 November 2021, 13:30-14:30

Theory of Condensed Matter

Title to be confirmed

UserIvo Souza, Universidad del País Vasco.

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

ClockThursday 25 November 2021, 14:00-15:00

Genetics Seminar

Mending broken hearts with neural crest cells

Host: Ben Steventon

UserProfessor Marianne Bronner, California Institute of Technology.

HouseTBC.

ClockMonday 06 December 2021, 14:00-15:00

Genetics Seminar

Title to be confirmed

Host - Ben Steventon

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

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 20 January 2022, 13:30-14:30

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Next-Generation Solar Photovoltaics

UserDr. Sam Stranks, Department of Chemical Engineering & Biotechnology / Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge..

HouseLocation: With luck, Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Churchill College.

ClockMonday 24 January 2022, 19:30-21:00

Genetics Seminar

Title to be confirmed

Host - Steve Russell

UserProfessor Alistair McGregor, Department of Biological and Medical Sciences, Oxford Brookes University.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 27 January 2022, 13:30-14:30

Cambridge Philosophical Society

G I TAYLOR LECTURE - Professor Eric Lauga

UserProfessor Eric Lauga, Professor of Applied Mathematics, DAMTP.

HouseBristol-Myers Squibb Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockMonday 31 January 2022, 18:00-19:00

Genetics Seminar

Title to be confirmed

Host - Eric Miska

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

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 17 February 2022, 13:30-14:30

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

Cambridge Philosophical Society

Honorary Fellows Lecture - Professor Richard Henderson CH FRS FMedSci HonFRSC

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

HouseBristol-Myers Squibb Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockWednesday 23 February 2022, 18:00-19:00

Genetics Seminar

Title to be confirmed

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

Cambridge Philosophical Society

Professor Kevin Brindle - title to be Confirmed

UserProfessor Kevin M. Brindle FMedSci FRS Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute, Li Ka Shing Centre.

HouseBristol-Myers Squibb Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockMonday 28 February 2022, 18:00-19:00

Genetics Seminar

Title to be confirmed

Host - Chaitanya Dingare

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

HouseZoom meeting.

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

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

Genetics Seminar

Title to be confirmed

Host - Chaitanya Dingare

UserDr Jean-Léon Maître, Institut Curie, Paris.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 10 March 2022, 13:30-14:30

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

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

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

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

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