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Complexity & Physics Talks June 2011

 

CANDIDATE TALKS FOR THE POST OF
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR in PHYSICS & COMPLEXITY

 
Schedule of Presentations
Monday 6 June 2011 
(D107, Complexity, Zeeman Building)

 

09:30    ‘Applications of Statistical Physics to Social and Biological Phenomena’

Dr Federico Vazquez, Max Planck Institute, Germany

10:00 'Topology: a Soft Perspective’

Dr Gareth Paul Alexander, University of Pennsylvania, USA

 10:30 ‘Self-organisation in Molecular Biology’

Dr Chiu Fan Lee, Max Planck Institute, Germany

 11:00 Tea Break

 11:15 ‘Reverse Engineering Complex Phenomena at the Interface between Soft Matter Physics and Materials Science’

Dr David Quigley, University of Warwick, UK

 11:45 ‘Statistical Mechanics, Game Theory

and Individual-Based Models’

Dr Tobias Galla, University of Manchester, UK