Hilary Term 2012

Seminars are usually on Friday at 2pm in the Hume-Rothery Lecture Theatre, Department of Materials (exceptions are noted below).

Seminar Organizers: Feliciano Giustino & Jonathan Yates, enquiries to mml-at-materials.ox.ac.uk

Friday 27th January, 2pm
Dr David Quigley (Department of Physics, University of Warwick)
Modelling non-classical mechanisms of crystal nucleation and growth

Friday 3 February, 2pm
Dr Matthew Habgood (Department of Chemistry, University College London)
Structure in the organic solid state: prediction, manipulation, and the road to control

Tuesday 7th February, 2pm
Prof Lev Kantorovich (Department of Physics, King's College London)
Ice skating of organic molecules on the gold surface

Friday 17 February, 2pm
Prof. Ian Galbraith (Department of Physics, Heriot-Watt University)
Path Integral quantum Monte Carlo calculations for semiconductor nanostructures

Friday 2 March, 2pm
Dr Andrew Goodwin (Department of Chemistry, University of Oxford)
Frameworks, flexibility and frustration