Time: Every Tuesday from 13:00 to 14:00.
Venue: Room M111, Mathematics Building, Upper Campus, UCT.
Contact: Vinicius Busti (vinicius [dot] busti [at] iag [dot] usp [dot] br).

Datesort icon Time Speaker Title
Tue 1 Feb 2011 12:00 Martin Hendry (University of Glasgow) Multimessenger Astronomy with the Einstein Telescope
Tue 8 Feb 2011 12:00 Reza Tavakol (Queen Mary) Can the cosmic topology be non-trivial after all?
Fri 11 Feb 2011 14:00 Stephane Ouvry (Orsay, France) Random Aharonov Bohm vortices and some families of integrals
Tue 15 Feb 2011 12:00 A.A. Coley (Dalhousie University, Canada) The averaging problem in cosmology
Tue 22 Feb 2011 12:00 Woei Chet Lim (Albert Einstein Institute, Potsdam) Dynamics near spacelike singularities is more inhomogeneous than conjectured by BKL
Tue 1 Mar 2011 12:00 Aaron Zimmerman (Caltech) Newman-Penrose Formalism and Black Hole Perturbation Theory
Tue 8 Mar 2011 12:00 Phill Bull (Oxford) Viable Voids
Fri 11 Mar 2011 15:00 Nigel Bishop (Rhodes U.) Applications of characteristic numerical relativity: From gravitational waves of colliding black holes, to computing the past behaviour of the universe
Fri 18 Mar 2011 13:00 Sergio Colafrancesco (INAF, Astronomical Observatory Rome) Probing the nature of Dark Matter: the radio astronomy challenge
Tue 22 Mar 2011 12:00 Michael Abbott (TIFR) Quantum strings and integrability
Tue 5 Apr 2011 12:00 Arundhati Dasgupta (U. of Lethbridge) Quantum Gravity: A Recent Perspective
Tue 19 Apr 2011 12:00 Will Horowitz (UCT) Phenomenology of the Quark-Gluon Plasma
Tue 24 May 2011 12:00 Marina Cortes (LBL) Around the Coincide Problem - Fiddling with the CMB
Tue 28 Jun 2011 12:00 Alvaró de la Cruz-Dombriz (UCT) Some light from the darkness
Tue 5 Jul 2011 12:00 Misha Vasiliev (Lebedev Physical Institute) Structure of higher-spin gauge theory
Tue 16 Aug 2011 13:00 Rhiannon Gwyn Aspects of Non-Canonical Inflation
Tue 18 Oct 2011 12:00 George Ellis (UCT) On the limits of quantum theory: Contextuality and the quantum-classical cut
Tue 25 Oct 2011 12:00 Julian Barbour (Oxford) Gravity as Machian Shape Dynamics
Tue 15 Nov 2011 12:00 Rituparno Goswami (UCT) Almost Birkhoff Theorem
Tue 29 Nov 2011 12:00 Chris Clarkson (UCT) What is precision cosmology? The averaging problem in the concordance model.