Recent Invited Presentations


  • “The Higgs Boson on your Desktop”, Munster High School, Munster, Indiana, March 5, 2015
  • “The Higgs Boson on your Desktop”, Hammond Academic Science and Technology, Hammond, Indiana, March 2, 2015


  • “CMS Detector Performance”, International Conference on New Frontiers in Physics, Crete, Greece, August 5, 2014
  • “PUC QuarkNet Center”, ASM International Teacher Training Camp at Purdue University Calumet, June 25, 2014
  • “The Discovery of the God Particle and What it Means to You”, Keynote Speaker at Purdue University Calumet, Student Research Day, April 3, 2014


  • “The Nobel Prize Connection: The Higgs Boson aka The God Particle”, Merrillville High School, Merrillville, November 26, 2013
  • “Learning through Engagement”, Education Partnership Breakfast, Purdue University Calumet, November 7, 2013
  • “The Nobel Prize Connection: The Higgs Boson aka The God Particle”, Friday University for Seniors at Purdue University Calumet, November 1, 2013
  • “Purdue Calumet and the Higgs Boson Discovery”, Poster Presentation, Faculty Research Day, October 29, 2013
  • “The Nobel Prize Connection: The Higgs Boson aka The God Particle”, Keynote Speaker at University of Southern Indiana for Indiana Mathematics Association of Amercia, Annual Meeting, October 26, 2013
  • “Why I chose to be a physicist?”, St Stainslaus Middle School, East Chicago, Indiana, September 20, 2013
  • “Why is my job as a physicist both fun and rewarding?”, Lowell High School, Lowell, Indiana, September 11, 2013
  • “High Energy Physics: God Particle Revealed”, University of Science and Technology, Beijing, China, June 28, 2013
  • “Importance of Studying High Energy Physics/Particle Physics”, Fengnan High School No 1, Fengnan, China, June 25, 2013
  • “Research and Reading Courses in High Energy Physics”, Experiential Learning Campus Update Luncheon, April 8, 2013
  • Why God Particle Matters?”, Invited talk at Science Café of First Unitarian Church of Hobart, Hobart, Indiana, March 22, 2013
  • “The Origin of Everything: God Particle Revealed”, Invited public lecture as Chancellor’s Distinguished Faculty Lecture, March 19, 2013