What makes stars go bang? 
In this talk, James Binney will outline the physics that leads to prodigeous release of energy in corecollapse and deflagration supernovae. 
James Binney 
1 November, 2019 

Quantum Systems from Group up 
This talk reviews the modern formulation of the basic ideas of quantum mechanics. 
James Binney 
6 July, 2018 

Galaxy Dynamics: Stellar systems: a new state of matter 
Prof James Binney FRS will talk about stellar systems: a new state of matter 
James Binney 
25 January, 2018 

From action at a distance to gravitational waves 
James Binney gives a talk about the mathematics that describe Gravitational waves. 
James Binney 
10 May, 2017 

Gravitational lensing: one of the sharpest tools in an astronomer's toolbox 
Members of the Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics hosted the eighth Saturday Morning of Theoretical Physics on 19 September 2015. Talk 3 by Professor James Binney. 
James Binney 
24 September, 2015 

The impact of black holes on the Universe 
Members of the Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics hosted the 5th morning of Theoretical Physics covering the subject of Black holes: where physics reaches its limit. 
James Binney 
24 March, 2015 

The Vacuum Comes Alive 
Members of the Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics hosted the 1st morning of Theoretical Physics covering how we use field theory to understand material reality. 
James Binney 
24 March, 2015 

The Vacuum Comes Alive 
Members of the Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics hosted the 1st morning of Theoretical Physics covering how we use field theory to understand material reality 
James Binney 
15 December, 2014 

The impact of black holes on the Universe 
Members of the Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics hosted the 5th morning of Theoretical Physics covering the subject of Black holes: where physics reaches its limit. 
James Binney 
5 November, 2014 

Galaxies and the Intergalactic Medium 
10th Dennis Sciama Memorial Lecture by Prof. James Binney. 
James Binney 
22 May, 2014 

The 1st Ockham Debate: The Problem of Quantum Measurement 
According to the 'standard' quantum theory, states evolve with certainty between measurements, but 'collapse' randomly when we measure them. But what is measurement? And why does it (appear to) enjoy a privileged position in the theory? 
James Binney, Simon Saunders 
5 June, 2013 

027 Hydrogen part 3 Eigenfunctions 
Twenty seventh lecture in Professor James Binney's Quantum Mechanics Lecture series given in Hilary Term 2010. 
James Binney 
5 March, 2010 

026 Hydrogen part 2 Emission Spectra 
Twenty sixth lecture in Professor James Binney's Quantum Mechanics Lecture series given in Hilary Term 2010. 
James Binney 
5 March, 2010 

025 Hydrogen part 1 
Twenty fifth lecture in Professor James Binney's Quantum Mechanics Lecture series given in Hilary Term 2010. 
James Binney 
5 March, 2010 

024 Classical Spin and Addition of Angular Momenta 
Twenty fourth lecture in Professor James Binney's Quantum Mechanics Lecture series given in Hilary Term 2010. 
James Binney 
5 March, 2010 

023 Spin 1/2 , Stern  Gerlach Experiment and Spin 1 
Twenty third lecture in Professor James Binney's Quantum Mechanics Lecture series given in Hilary Term 2010. 
James Binney 
5 March, 2010 

022 Spin Angular Momentum 
Twenty second lecture in Professor James Binney's Quantum Mechanics Lecture series given in Hilary Term 2010. 
James Binney 
5 March, 2010 

021 Even further Orbital Angular Momentum  Eigenfunctions, Parity and Kinetic Energy 
Twentyfirst lecture in Professor James Binney's Quantum Mechanics Lecture series given in Hilary Term 2010. 
James Binney 
9 February, 2010 

020 Further Orbital Angular Momentum, Spectra of L2 and LZ 
Twentieth lecture in Professor James Binney's Quantum Mechanics Lecture series given in Hilary Term 2010. 
James Binney 
9 February, 2010 

019 Diatomic Molecules and Orbital Angular Momentum 
Nineteenth lecture in Professor James Binney's Quantum Mechanics Lecture series given in Hilary Term 2010. 
James Binney 
9 February, 2010 

018 Angular Momentum 
Eighteenth lecture in Professor James Binney's Quantum Mechanics Lecture series given in Hilary Term 2010. 
James Binney 
4 February, 2010 

017 EinsteinPodolskiRosen Experiment and Bell's Inequality 
Seventeenth lecture in Professor James Binney's Quantum Mechanics Lecture series given in Hilary Term 2010. 
James Binney 
4 February, 2010 

016 Composite Systems  Entanglement and Operators 
Sixteenth lecture in Professor James Binney's Quantum Mechanics Lecture series given in Hilary Term 2010. 
James Binney 
4 February, 2010 

015 Tunnelling and Radioactive Decay 
Fifteenth lecture in the Quantum Mechanics course given in Hilary term 2010. 
James Binney 
26 January, 2010 

014 A Pair of Square Wells and the Ammonia Maser 
Fourteenth Lecture in the Quantum Mechanics Course given in Hilary term 2010. 
James Binney 
26 January, 2010 

013 Hilary: The Square Well 
Thirteenth lecture in Professor James Binney's Quantum Mechanics Lecture series given in Hilary Term 2010. 
James Binney 
26 January, 2010 

012 Angular Momentum and Motion in a Magnetic Field 
Final lecture of the Quantum Mechanics course given in Michaelmas Term 2009. 
James Binney 
11 December, 2009 

011 Transformation of Operators and the Parity Operator 
Eleventh lecture of the Quantum Mechanics course given in Michaelmas Term 2009. 
James Binney 
11 December, 2009 

010 Transformation of Kets, Continuous and Discrete Transformations and the Rotation Operator 
Tenth lecture of the Quantum Mechanics course given in Michaelmas Term 2009. 
James Binney 
11 December, 2009 

009 Dynamics of Oscillators and the Anharmonic Oscillator 
Ninth lecture of the Quantum Mechanics course given in Michaelmas Term 2009. 
James Binney 
11 December, 2009 

008 The Harmonic Oscillator and the Wavefunctions of its Stationary States 
Eighth lecture of the Quantum Mechanics course given in Michaelmas Term 2009. 
James Binney 
11 December, 2009 

007 Back to TwoSlit Interference, Generalization to Three Dimensions and the Virial Theorem 
Seventh Lecture of the Quantum Mechanics course given in Michaelmas Term 2009. 
James Binney 
11 December, 2009 

006 Wavefunctions for Well Defined Momentum, the Uncertainty Principle and Dynamics of a Free Particle 
Sixth lecture of the Quantum Mechanics course given in Michaelmas Term 2009. 
James Binney 
11 December, 2009 

005 Further TDSE and the Position Representation 
Fifth lecture of the Quantum Mechanics course given in Michaelmas Term 2009. 
James Binney 
11 December, 2009 

004 Commutators and Time Evolution (the Time Dependent Schrodinger Equation) 
Fourth lecture of the Quantum Mechanics course given in Michaelmas Term 2009. 
James Binney 
11 December, 2009 

003 Operators and Measurement 
Third lecture of the Quantum Mechanics course given in Michaelmas Term 2009. 
James Binney 
11 December, 2009 

002 Dirac Notation and the Energy Representation 
Second lecture of the Quantum Mechanics course given in Michaelmas Term 2009. 
James Binney 
11 December, 2009 

001 Introduction to Quantum Mechanics, Probability Amplitudes and Quantum States 
First lecture of the Quantum Mechanics course given in Michaelmas Term 2009. 
James Binney 
11 December, 2009 
