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

Friday, 16 June 2023, 1pm
The first pieces of the gravitational-wave progenitor population puzzle
Lieke van Son (Harvard)
DAMTP Friday GR seminar

Monday, 19 June 2023, 1pm
The Cosmic Infrared Background: a tool and a nuisance for cosmology & galaxy evolution
Abhishek Maniyar (Stanford)
Cosmology lunch


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 Suhail Dhawan
Tuesdays, 2pm GR Journal Club Amelia Drew
Thursdays, 2.30pm CMB/LSS discussion group (bi-weekly) Vid Irsic, Blake Sherwin


Other regular events

Wednesdays, 1.15pm IoA Wednesday Seminar Francisco Paz-Chinchon
Thursdays, 10am 21-cm cosmology monthly meetings Eloy de Lera Acedo, Anastasia Fialkov, Bojan Nikolic
Fridays, 10.30am arXiv scrolling club (subscribe here)
Fridays, 11.30am Galaxies Discussion Seminar Sandro Tacchella


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