UCD School of Physics Seminars

Upcoming seminars:

 

Thursday 23rd November 2017 at 3pm in SCN 128

Physics and inclusion: studies and models for including more women in physics

Dr Noah Finkelstein

Department of Physics and Director of the Center for STEM Learning, University of Colorado Boulder, USA

Abstract and more information (pdf)
Organiser/contact: Prof Emma Sokell

UCD School of Physics, Belfield Campus, Science Centre North, Seminar Room 128 at 3pm

 

Thursday 30th November 2017 at 3pm in SCN 128

UCD PhD Transfer Talks

David Power:
"Molecular and statistical modelling of bionano interactions"

Hossam Ibrahim:
"Spheroid-based cell migration assays: role of substrate nanotopography"

Colm Herbert:
"Atomistic molecular dynamics methods of inter-molecular interaction studies of peptides, proteins, and nucleic acids"

 

Organiser/contact: Prof Ronan McNulty

UCD School of Physics, Belfield Campus, Science Centre North, Seminar Room 128 at 3pm

Wednesday 6th December 2017 at 4pm in SCN 128

The Origin of the First Supermassive Black Holes in the Universe 

Dr Daniel Whalen

Institute of Cosmology and Gravitation, University of Portsmouth, UK

Abstract and more information (pdf)
Organiser/contact: Dr Morgan Fraser

UCD School of Physics, Belfield Campus, Science Centre North, Seminar Room 128 at 4pm

Thursday 14th December 2017 at 11am in SCN 128

UCD PhD Transfer Talks

Najnin Sharmin:
"Sign of defocus and eye growth"

Alessandra Carmichael Martins:
"The Stiles-Crawford effect and myopia"

Organiser/contact: Prof Ronan McNulty

UCD School of Physics, Belfield Campus, Science Centre North, Seminar Room 128 at 11am

Thursday 25th January 2018 at 3pm in SCN 128

UCD PhD Transfer Talks  

Jason Howard:
"A laboratory-contained study of radiation damage using electron spectroscopy and soft x-ray tomography"

Haider Al-Juboori:
"TBA"

Gladson Joseph:
"TBA"

Organiser/contact: Prof Ronan McNulty

UCD School of Physics, Belfield Campus, Science Centre North, Seminar Room 128 at 3pm

Thursday 1st February 2018 at 4pm in SCN 128

Title TBA

Prof Theo Costi

Theoretical Nanoelectronics, Peter Grünberg Institut, Forschungszentrum Jülich, Germany

Abstract and more information (pdf)
Organiser/contact: Dr Andrew Mitchell

UCD School of Physics, Belfield Campus, Science Centre North, Seminar Room 128 at 4pm

Thursday 15th February 2018 at 4pm in SCN 128

Galactic Center Gamma-rays: Pulsars versus Dark Matter

Prof David Smith

Fermi group, Centre d’Etudes Nucleaires de Bordeaux-Gradignan (CENBG), France

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Abstract and more information (pdf)
Organiser/contact: Prof John Quinn

UCD School of Physics, Belfield Campus, Science Centre North, Seminar Room 128 at 4pm

Semester II, 2018

Title TBA

Dr Brian Reville

Centre for Plasma Physics, School of Mathematics and Physics Queen's University, Belfast

Abstract and more information (pdf)
Organiser/contact: Prof Peter Duffy

UCD School of Physics, Belfield Campus, Science Centre North, Seminar Room 128 at 4pm

Semester II, 2018

Title TBA                                                                                         

Dr Amit Kumar

School of Mathematics and Physics, Queen's University, Belfast 

Abstract and more information (pdf)
Organiser/contact: Dr Brian Rodriguez

UCD School of Physics, Belfield Campus, Science Centre North, Seminar Room 128 at 4pm

Semester II, 2018

Title TBA                                                                                   

Prof Sonia Contera

Biological Physics and Nanomedicine, University of Oxford, UK 

Abstract and more information (pdf)
Organiser/contact: Dr Brian Rodriguez

UCD School of Physics, Belfield Campus, Science Centre North, Seminar Room 128 at 4pm

 


 

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