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Students and members of MISCADA are invited to join the quasi-regular seminar series organised by the Scientific Computing research group.

Upcoming events

There are no particular MISCADA events scheduled atm.

Past events

Celebrate Data Science

Date: – This July 2020 event has been cancelled due to Covid-19 –

Location: Lumley Castle

MSc Kick Off

Date: Thursday, 14/03/2019

Location: Grey College, Holgate Room (this room has changed due to the large number of registrations)

If you are interested in participating in this workshop, please let us know. The event addresses primarily Durham staff which are involved with or interested in the upcoming programme, as well as invited guests.



14:30-15:00CoffeeCoffee is served in the Pennington Room at Grey College
15:00-15:15About MISCADA: Vision, curriculum and partnersTobias Weinzierl (Course Director)
 Welcome MessagesClaire Warwick (PVC Research)
15:15-16:00Welcome Message from the Department of PhysicsNigel Glover (HoD)
 Using CS to speed up the UniverseRichard Bower (ICC)
16:15Welcome Messaget.b.c.
16:15-16:45Welcome Message from the Department of MathematicsJohn Parker (HoD)
 Beyond-the-lab – about an industry placement at IBEX Innovations Ltd.Carolina Cuesta-Lazaro and Arnau Quera-Bofarull (Durham CDT students)
16:45-17:30Welcome Message from the Department of Computer ScienceGordon Love (HoD)
 Machine Learning in Particle PhysicsTilman Plehn (Invited Speaker; Univ Heidelberg)
17:30-17:45Closing RemarksFrank Krauss (IPPP)
18:00ReceptionServed in the Pennington Room at Grey College