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Specific cookies we use

Cookies may be set either by Wolfson.ox.ac.ukHub.Wolf.ox.ac.uk and My.Wolfson.ox.ac.uk websites ("first party cookies"), or by a third party website ("third party cookies"). The tables below identify the cookies we use and explain the purposes for which they are used.

We continue to collect information about third-party cookies and the tables below are based on the work completed to date. Accordingly, we may update the information contained in this section from time to time. Additionally, some cookies may be set from time to time by feeds from third party websites that we make available on our sites.


First Party Cookies

Provider Name Data Stored Learn more
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Google Analytics __utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmv, __utmz These cookies collect information about how visitor use our site. For more information, please see below.  Google Privacy Policy

Third Party Cookies

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Google Maps SID, SAPISID, APISID, SSID, HSID, NID, PREF Google map traces how many people are using their maps. Google Policy
LinkedIn _bizo_bzid
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Targeted advertising cookie from LinkedIn. LinkedIn Policy
Twitter lang
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We use a twitter share widget which may include targeted advertising.  Twitter Policy
YouTube SID, LOGIN_INFO, use_hotbox, PREF, SSID, HSID, watched_video_id_list, __utma, __utmz, demographics, VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE YouTube may set cookies once the visitor clicks on an embedded YouTube video.  YouTube Policy
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Google Analytics stores information about:

  • the pages you visit on our sites 
  • how long you spend on each sites page
  • how you got to the sites
  • what you click on while you’re visiting our sites

We do not collect or store your personal information through Google Analytics (for example your name or address).


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Lancaster House Christmas tree
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Our upcoming events

Lectures and Seminars
23 - 23
Jan Jan
AWRC Lunch Table and Talk
Wednesday 23 January - 1:15pm to 2:00pm

Lunch Table in Hall from 12:30, followed by a talk in the Florey Room at 13:15 delivered by Dr Elise Morero (Postdoc researcher at the Khalili Research Centre).
Title to be confirmed.
Coffee and cakes will be served

General Meetings
23 - 23
Jan Jan
General Meeting
Wednesday 23 January - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

General Meeting occurs at least twice in each term and is an opportunity for all College and Common Room members to discuss any College business.

Lectures and Seminars
23 - 23
Jan Jan
Good vibrations: Of earthquakes, elephants, and extraterrestrial life
Wednesday 23 January - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Seismology has come a long way from constraining seismicity and Earth's interior. Owing to recent developments in instrumentation on land, sea, and above, big datasets, numerical techniques, supercomputing and machine learning, we now quantify and understand information from those complex vibrations that continuously excite our planet and its surface at scales from nanometer-scale cracks to global oscillations, and thereby illuminate their underlying processes.