3rd British-German Frontiers of Science Symposium 2011

List of Sessions

sessions and session speakers in alphabetical order

Biosphere Tipping Points

Organizers:

Alexander Knohl and Tim Lenton

Introductory Speaker:

Tim Jupp, University of Exeter

Speakers:

Thomas Kleinen, Max Planck Institute for Meteorology Hamburg
Anje-Margriet Neutel, British Antarctic Survey, Cambridge

Climate Change and Extreme Events

Organizers:

Theresa Burt de Perera and Anke Jentsch

Introductory Speaker:

Jürgen Kreyling, University of Bayreuth

Speakers:

Nico Blüthgen, University of Wuerzburg
Pete Manning, Newcastle University

Consciousness

Organizers:

Natasha Sigala and Josef Priller

Introductory Speaker:

Anil Seth, University of Sussex

Speakers:

Bahador Bahrami, University College London
Felix Blankenburg, Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience Berlin

Generating Asymmetry in Biology

Organizers:

Wolfram Antonin and Antony Dodd

Introductory speakers:

Martin Howard, John Innes Centre, Norwich

Speakers:

Jill Harrison, University of Cambridge
Roland Wedlich-Söldner, Max Planck Institute for Biochemistry, Munich

Optical Manipulation of Matter

Organizers:

Mark Dennis and Mathias Kläui

Introductory speaker:

Johannes Courtial, University of Glasgow

Speakers:

Jochen Guck, University of Cambridge
Alexander Rohrbach, University of Freiburg

Random Matrices

Organizers:

Mark Kambites and László Székelyhidi

Introductory speakers:

Sam Carr, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

Speakers:

Christopher Hughes, University of York
Patrik Ferrari, University of Bonn

Systems Chemistry

Organizers:

Paul Lusby and Robert Wolf

Introductory speaker:

Christoph A. Schalley, Freie Universitaet Berlin

Speakers:

Jonathan Nitschke, University of Cambridge
Douglas Philp, University of St. Andrews

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