Seminars are usually on Tuesdays at 4pm in J11 Hicks.
|0||Tue / Thu||Elizabeth Winstanley
Christopher Fewster (York)
|Quantum field theory on anti-de Sitter space-time.
Geometrical optics and spin-helicity effects.
Preferred states in quantum field theories, ancient and modern.
|3||10th Oct||Antonin Coutant (Nottingham)||The draining bathtub experiment|
|4||17th Oct||Sam Dolan||Journal club: GW/multi-messenger astronomy with binary neutron star mergers|
|5||24th Oct||Elizabeth Winstanley||Journal club: C Rovelli, arXiv:1710.00218|
|6||31st Oct||Nicola Franchini (Nottingham)||Black Holes with Light Boson Hair and QPOs|
|7||7th Nov||Theo Torres (Nottingham)||Non-shallow water waves on a vortex: A model for dispersive fields around rotating black holes.|
|8||14th Nov||Christopher Berry (Birmingham)||Binary observations with LIGO and Virgo.|
|9||21st Nov||Vladimir Toussaint (Nottingham)||Massive conformal zero-mode for the untwisted, free scalar field in the (1+1)-dimensional, spatially compactified Friedmann-Robertson-Walker (FRW) cosmological spacetimes.|
|10||28th Nov||Markus Fröb (York)||Algebraic quantum field theory, the Hadamard condition and Ward identities|
|11||5th Dec||Hannah Middleton (Birmingham)||Constraints on the gravitational wave background from massive black hole binaries using pulsar timing arrays|
|12||12th Dec, 2pm||Lucas Lombriser (Edinburgh)||Cosmic Self-Acceleration from Modified Gravity before/after GW170817|
|1||6th Feb 2018|
|2||13th Feb||Tommi Tenkanen (Queen Mary UL)||Primordial Black Holes as Dark Matter|
|12||15th May||Damien Trinh (Manchester)||"The dark sector in light of GW170817"|
|22nd May||Joseph Fernandez (Liverpool JM)||"Tidal encounters of compact binaries with massive black holes as a source of gravitational waves"|
|29th May||Jessie Durk (Queen Mary UL)||"Black hole lattices as inhomogeneous cosmological models"|