Here our previous seminars from the academic year 2016/17 are listed.

Date
Speaker
Title (click on it to download the presentation)
7 Oct Jędrzej Świeżewski Observer's observables. Residual diffeomorphisms 
14 Oct Andrzej Krasiński Blueshifts in the Lemaitre-Tolman and quasi-spherical Szekeres models 
21 Oct Adam Szereszewski Kundt's metrics 
28 Oct Suzanne Lanery Polarization-less quantization of free field theories 
4 Nov Krzysztof Belczyński Evolutionary predictions in the advanced LIGO/Virgo era 
11 Nov seminar cancelled National Independence Day 
18 Nov Istvan Racz A new method of constructing binary black hole initial data 
25 Nov Tomasz Pawłowski Feasibility of probing the quantum universe dynamics through midisuperspaces in loop quantization 
2 Dec Andrzej Rostworowski Perturbations around spherically symmetric spacetimes 
9 Dec seminar cancelled Conformal Universe II conference 
16 Dec Jakub Bilski Coupling matter to Quantum Reduced Loop Gravity 
23 Dec seminar cancelled Christmas break 
30 Dec seminar cancelled New Year break 
6 Jan seminar cancelled Epiphany 
13 Jan Maciej Nieszporski Integrable discretisation of Ernst equations 
20 Jan Mehdi Assanioussi Deparametrization of gravity and loop quantization 
27 Jan Łukasz Nakonieczny Starobinsky inflation - loop corrections or new physics? 
3 Feb seminar cancelled exam session 
10 Feb seminar cancelled exam session 
17 Feb seminar cancelled winter break 
24 Feb seminar cancelled winter break 
3 Mar Michał Artymowski Initial conditions for the inflationary Universe 
10 Mar Aneta Wojnar Inflationary cosmology in Palatini formalism 
17 Mar Piotr Chruściel Stationary solutions of Einstein-matter equations with a negative cosmological constant 
24 Mar Jerzy Kijowski Hamiltonian description of radiation phenomena 
31 Mar Yaser Tavakoli The final state of gravitational collapse in (effective) bouncing gravity models 
7 Apr Mikołaj Korzyński Geometric optics and drift effects in GR 
14 Apr seminar cancelled spring break 
21 Apr seminar cancelled  
28 Apr Marcin Kisielowski Relation between Regge calculus and BF theory on manifolds with defects 
5 May Petr Vasko Killing spinor equations: supersymmetry point of view 
12 May Sebastian Szybka Linear perturbations of the near horizon extremal Kerr geometry 
19 May Maciej Dunajski Einstein-Weyl spaces and near horizon geometry 
26 May Jerzy Kowalski-Glikman Quantum symmetries of flat quantum spacetime 
2 Jun Marco de Cesare Cosmological implications of the group field theory approach to quantum gravity 
9 Jun Jerzy Lewandowski Black hole holograph 
22 Sep Krzysztof Bolejko Emergence of spatial curvature 


The seminars from the academic year 2015/16 are listed here.

Date
Speaker
Title (click on it to download the presentation)
9 Oct Anna Nakonieczna Scalar field as time in the gravitational collapse 
16 Oct Paweł Nurowski Dancing metric, parakähler 4-manifolds, and geometries with conformal sl(3,R) holonomy 
23 Oct Paweł Nurowski Dancing metric, parakähler 4-manifolds, and geometries with conformal sl(3,R) holonomy -- part 2 
30 Oct Norbert Bodendorfer Locality of observable algebras and commutativity of gauge conditions 
6 Nov Piotr Chruściel To i owo o instantonach 
13 Nov Roberto Sussman Modelling large scale cosmic structures with exact solutions of General Relativity 
20 Nov Paweł Mazur Gravitational Condensate Stars: Gravastars 
27 Nov seminar cancelled the 2nd conference of the Polish Society on Relativity: 100 years of general relativity 
4 Dec Piotr Waluk A curious property of near-horizon geometry 
11 Dec Giovanni Giuseppe Moreno Exceptionality of Monge-Ampere equations 
18 Dec Andrzej Krasiński Blueshifts from a non-simultaneous Big Bang may explain the gamma ray bursts 
8 Jan  seminar cancelled 
15 Jan Jerzy Kijowski Energy of gravitational field: a quasi-local, hamiltonian approach 
22 Jan Wojciech Kryński Webs and Einstein-Weyl geometry 
26 Feb Andrzej Królak Detection of gravitational waves 
4 Mar Michał Artymowski Quasi de Sitter Universe from general f(R) theory 
11 Mar Krzysztof Meissner Konforemna Kosmologia Cykliczna Penrose'a 
18 Mar Tomasz Smołka Hamiltonian dynamics in asymptotically Kerr spacetimes. Quasi-local mass in Kerr spacetime 
25 Mar Easter seminar cancelled 
1 Apr seminar cancelled  
8 Apr Mikołaj Korzyński Nonlinear effects and coarse-graining in general relativity 
15 Apr Seishi Enomoto Influence of interaction terms on non-perturbative particle production 
22 Apr Piotr Waluk Degrees of freedom of weak gravitational field on a spherically symmetric background 
29 Apr Marek Kalinowski Non-symmetric Kaluza-Klein theory 
6 May Jan Gutt Some exotic cousins of Kerr's theorem 
13 May Sebastian Szybka Backreaction for Einstein-Rosen waves coupled to a massless scalar field 
20 May Norbert Bodendorfer How does loop quantum cosmology work? 
27 May seminar cancelled  
3 Jun Wojciech Kulczycki Fale grawitacyjne i zasada Huygensa w modelach kosmologicznych 
10 Jun Jacek Tafel 2-dimensional isothermic surfaces 
24 Jun Donald Salisbury Léon Rosenfeld and Noether Symmetry Generators 


The seminars from the academic year 2014/15 are listed here.

Date
Speaker
Title (click on it to download the presentation)
3 Oct Bianca Dittrich The continuum limit of loop quantum gravity: A framework for solving the theory 
10 Oct Andrzej Dragan Ideal clocks - a convenient fiction 
17 Oct Casey Tomlin A novel weak-coupling limit of Euclidean gravity I: Motivation and classical aspects 
24 Oct Anna Nakonieczna Dynamical gravitational collapse 
31 Oct seminar cancelled  
7 Nov Marek Abramowicz The perihelion of Mercury 
14 Nov Tomasz Smołka Simple description of Maxwell field on Kerr background 
21 Nov Jan Gutt The Wei-Norman equations via cominuscule induction 
28 Nov Paweł Nurowski Generalized Ricci solitons 
5 Dec Michał Artymowski Inflation and dark energy from f(R) and Brans-Dicke theories 
12 Dec Mariusz Dąbrowski Weak singularities and varying constants 
19 Dec Tomasz Bulik Teleskop Einsteina 
9 Jan Andrea Dapor Rainbows from Quantum Gravity 
16 Jan Piotr Chruściel Bifurcating solutions of the constraint equations 
23 Jan Marek Demiański Planck mission - (almost) final results 
30 Jan winter break  
6 Feb winter break  
13 Feb winter break  
20 Feb winter break  
27 Feb Piotr Sułkowski Chern-Simons theory and quantum enumerative geometry 
6 Mar Sebastian Szybka Inhomogeneities and the Green-Wald framework: exact solutions 
13 Mar Przemysław Witaszczyk Holographic marriage of geometry and field theory: using AdS/CFT to understand hydrodynamics 
20 Mar Andrzej Okołów Kinematic quantum states for the Teleparallel Equivalent of General Relativity 
27 Mar Jerzy Lewandowski Generally Relativistic Quantum Mechanics 
3 Apr Easter break  
10 Apr Steffen Aksteiner Properties of Killing spinors 
17 Apr Przemysław Małkiewicz Time issue in quantum gravity 
24 Apr Marek Abramowicz The black hole accretion disk theory 
1 May national holiday  
8 May Maciej Dunajski Nierelatywistyczne twistory i teoria Newtona-Cartana 
15 May Jędrzej Świeżewski General Relativity in Radial Gauge 
22 May Jerzy Kijowski Discretization of Einstein's equations: why and how? 
29 May Jacek Tafel An energy inequality on the event horizon in the Bondi-Sachs metrics 
5 Jun seminar cancelled  


The seminars from the academic year 2013/14 are listed here.

Date
Speaker
Title (click on it to download the presentation)
4 Oct Krzysztof Belczyński Black Holes - How Little Do We Know About Them... 
11 Oct Jerzy Lewandowski Deparametrization of General Relativity with distances and angles 
18 Oct Norbert Bodendorfer Boundary symplectic structure for isolated horizons in higher dimensional general relativity 
25 Oct Viqar Husain Inflation, dimensional reduction and Lorentz violation from polymer quantization 
1 Nov All Saints Day seminar cancelled 
8 Nov Jacek Tafel Axially symmetric solutions of initial constraints 
15 Nov Andrzej Rostworowski Periodyczne w czasie rozwiązania równań Einsteina z ujemną stałą kosmologiczną 
22 Nov Norbert Bodendorfer Constant mean curvature gauge fixing to solve Hamiltonian constraint in canonical GR 
29 Nov Jerzy Kijowski Funkcjonalno-analityczne aspekty hamiltonowskiej ewolucji pola 
6 Dec Paweł Nurowski Structures in cosmic microwave background radiation 
13 Dec Norbert Bodendorfer The imaginary part of the Einstein-Hilbert action 
20 Dec seminar cancelled  
27 Dec seminar cancelled Christmas break 
3 Jan seminar cancelled New Year break 
10 Jan Grzegorz Mazur Spectral signature of oscillating slender tori surrounding Kerr black holes 
17 Jan Włodzimierz Kluźniak Circular orbits in the Kehagias-Sfetsos metric of Horava-Lifshitz gravity 
24 Jan Paweł Nurowski Mathematical robots 
31 Jan seminar cancelled winter break 
7 Feb seminar cancelled winter break 
14 Feb seminar cancelled winter holidays 
21 Feb Jerzy Lewandowski Deparametrising GR with distances and angles 
28 Feb Jerzy Lewandowski Deparametrising gravity by distances and angles II: dynamics and the Poisson algebra 
7 Mar Jacek Tafel Axially symmetric solutions of initial constraints II 
14 Mar Piotr Chruściel Masa stożków świetlnych 
21 Mar Konrad Bajer Relaksacja pól magnetycznych jako przyczyna niejednorodnego rozkładu materii 
28 Mar Jacek Jezierski Geometria powierzchni zerowych a horyzonty ekstremalne 
4 Apr Ingemar Bengtsson Limits of spacetimes 
11 Apr Andrzej Krasiński Accelerating expansion or inhomogeneity? A comparison of the $\Lambda$CDM and Lemaitre - Tolman models 
18 Apr Seminar cancelled Easter 
25 Apr Bartłomiej Czech Aspects of emergent space 
2 May seminar cancelled national holiday 
9 May seminar cancelled Physicists Day 
16 May Andrzej Krasiński Accelerating expansion or inhomogeneity? Part II: Mimicking acceleration by a non-simultaneous Big Bang in the Lemaitre - Tolman models 
23 May Hal Haggard Holonomies, Curved Polyhedra & Gravity 
30 May Paweł Nurowski Aerobatics of flying saucers 
6 Jun Stefan Rauch-Wojciechowski What can mathematics prove about motion of the tippe top and other rolling and gliding rigid bodies?