Seminar programme

The Astrophysics group runs a series of seminars, organised by Dr Stefan Lines, which take place approximately once a fortnight. The seminars are presented by external speakers, who have been invited to visit the group.

An ICS/ICAL calendar is available at

All seminars will be held at 2pm on the 4th floor unless otherwise stated.

You can find details of past seminars in our seminars archive.

Wednesday 13 Dec 2017[Seminar] SHINE: the SPHERE infrared survey for exoplanets.

Dr. Arthur Vigan - Marseille

Physics 4th Floor 14:00-15:00

Thursday 14 Dec 2017[Joint Astrophysics/CGAFD Seminar] Extreme heat waves sampled through large deviation algorithms

Prof. Freddy Bouchet, Francesco Ragone and Jeroen Wouters - ENS de Lyon et CNRS

Harrison 103 14:30-16:30

Wednesday 10 Jan 2018TBC.

Prof. Michael Cushing - University of Toledo

Physics 4th Floor 14:00-15:00

Wednesday 17 Jan 2018TBC.

Dr. Sebastian Marino - University of Cambridge

Physics 4th Floor 14:00-15:00

Wednesday 14 Mar 2018TBC.

Dr. Marcel Ageros - Columbia University

Physics 4th Floor 14:00-15:00

Thursday 15 Mar 2018Joint Astrophysics/CGAFD Seminar

Prof. Gordon Ogilvie - University of Cambridge

Harrison Building, H103 14:30-15:30

Monday 19 Mar 2018TBC.

Dr. Min-Kai Lin -

Physics 4th Floor 11:00-12:00