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, together with the DAMTP Relativity and Gravitation (GR) Group, a series of 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

Monday, 14 June 2021, 3pm
Love and Naturalness
Mikhail Ivanov (NYU)
Cosmology lunch

Wednesday, 16 June 2021, 4pm
Neutron stars as gravitational-wave sources: dense matter and stellar mass
Jocelyn Read (California State University, Fullerton)
HEP-GR Colloquium

Friday, 18 June 2021, 1pm
Calm after the storm: black hole ringdown beyond linear perturbation theory
Laura Sberna (AEI Potsdam)
DAMTP Friday seminar


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.

Group journal clubs

Please note that all members of the GR Group/CTC are strongly encouraged to participate regularly in one or other of the two Cosmology and Relativity Journal Clubs. These are an excellent opportunity to keep abreast with recent developments across your field of research, as well as to interact with other group members.

Tuesdays, 10am Cambridge Cosmology Journal Club Oliver Friedrich, Hayley Macpherson
Tuesdays, 2pm GR Journal Club Michalis Agathos
Thursdays, 2.30pm CMB/LSS discussion group (bi-weekly) Zvonimir Vlah, Vid Irsic, Blake Sherwin


Other regular events

Wednesdays, 1pm IoA Wednesday Seminar Emma Curtis-Lake
Fridays, 10.30am arXiv scrolling club (subscribe here)
Fridays, 11.30am Galaxies Discussion Seminar Martin Haehnelt


More information about mailing lists and events can be found here.