Seminars at the Centre for Theoretical Cosmology

Professor Hawking gives a lecture at a workshop at CTC.

Professor Hawking gives a lecture at a workshop at CTC

CTC hosts weekly seminars with the Institute of Astronomy, the Cavendish Laboratory, and the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics. These seminars are given by academics from all over the world.

Upcoming seminars

Wednesday, 4 May 2016, 2.15pm
A review of the 750 GeV di-photon excess
Ben Allanach (DAMTP)
HEP/GR colloquium

Friday, 6 May 2016, 1pm
The information paradox and string theory
David Turton (IPhT, CEA Saclay)
DAMTP GR seminar

Monday, 9 May 2016, 1pm
Testing gravity using astrophysics
Jeremy Sakstein(ICG Portsmouth)
Cosmology lunch

Friday, 13 May 2016, 1pm
Characteristic relativity in cosmology: the geometry of the Universe from data, and gravitational waves in de Sitter spacetime
Nigel Bishop (Rhodes University)
DAMTP GR seminar

Monday, 16 May 2016, 1pm
Cosmology with the Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey (BOSS)
Florian Beutler (ICG Portsmouth)
Cosmology lunch

Wednesday, 18 May 2016, 2.15pm
Title to be confirmed
Julian Sonner (Geneva)
HEP/GR colloquium

Friday, 20 May 2016, 1pm
Compact objects in modified gravity
Helvi Witek (Nottingham)
DAMTP GR seminar

Seminar schedule


Cosmology lunches and DAMTP Friday GR seminars are held in the Pavilion B Potter Room (B1.19)
Wednesday HEP/GR seminars are held in Meeting Room 2, Pavilion A

For other seminar series please refer to the DAMTP seminars webpage.