Presentations

Past Talks

Some videos of my recent talks/public lectures can be found here:

2022 Colloquium at CERN; 2022 Colloquium at the CfA Harvard;
2021 Seminar at the Physics Department at McGill University;
2021 Latin American Symposium on High Energy Physics;
2020 talk at institutes and universities of TÜBITAK (the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey);
2020 talk at the Centre for Theoretical Cosmology, DAMTP, University of Cambridge;
2019 Simons Summer Workshop: “Cosmology and String Theory”;
Aspen Public LectureHarvard Physics Colloquium (2019)Machine Learning Symposium at Harvard; APS Plenary talk

On average, I give ~20 invited talks per year.

2022:

  • Invited talk at CIFAR’s (Canadian Institute for Advanced Research) Workshop on Cosmology and Artificial Intelligence, June 2022
  • Colloquium at UC Riverside (invited talk; postponed), June 2022
  • “Unlocking New Physics out of Astrophysical Data Sets” (invited talk), Colloquium at CERN, May 2022
  • “Dark Matter Physics from the CMB-S4 Experiment” (invited talk), CMB-S4 collaboration workshop, May 2022
  • “New Era in Cosmology”, plenary talk at PHENO 2022 Conference (invited talk), Pittsburgh, PA, May 2022
  • “Unlocking New Physics out of Astrophysical Data Sets” (invited talk), Seminar at the Physics Department at Johns Hopkins University, May 2022
  • Plenary talk at the “33rd Rencontres de Blois – Dark Universe” Conference (invited talk; declined, May 2022)
  • Seminar at the Center for Cosmology and Particle Physics Phenomenology at the University of Southern Denmark (invited talk; declined, May 2022)
  • “Unlocking New Physics out of Astrophysical Data Sets”, Colloquium at the Institut d’Astrophysique de Paris (IAP), March 2022
  • “Unlocking New Physics out of Astrophysical Data Sets” (invited talk), Colloquium at the CfA, Harvard University, March 2022
  • “Cosmological searches for dark matter” Aspen Conference (invited talk; declined, March 2022)
  • “Unlocking the Nature of Dark Matter with Gravitational Lensing” (invited talk), Seminar at the “Nature of Dark Matter on Small Scales” seminar series at Yale University, given by zoom, February 2022

2021:

  • “Unlocking Dark Matter Physics out of Astrophysical Data Sets” (invited talk), Seminar at the Physics Department at McGill University, given via zoom, December, 2021
  • “Unlocking Dark Matter Physics out of Astrophysical Data Sets” (invited talk), Seminar at the Physics Department at Columbia University, given via zoom, November, 2021
  • “Unlocking Dark Matter Physics out of Astrophysical Data Sets” (invited talk), Colloquium at the Department of Physics and Astronomy at UCLA, given via zoom, November, 2021
  • Colloquium at the University of Maryland (invited talk; declined, November 2021)
  • Seminar at the Physics Department at Penn State University (invited talk; postponed, November 2021
  • “Unlocking Dark Matter Physics out of Astrophysical Data Sets” (invited talk), Latin American Symposium on High Energy Physics, given via zoom, November, 2021
  • “Unlocking Dark Matter Physics out of Astrophysical Data Sets” (invited talk), Keynote talk at the National Society of Black Physicists (NSBP) annual Conference, given via zoom, November, 2021
  • “Unlocking Dark Matter Physics out of Astrophysical Data Sets” (invited talk), at the Copernicus Webinar series, given via zoom, October 2021
  • “Unlocking the Nature of Dark Matter with Gravitational Lensing” (invited talk), at Cosmo@ar workshop on Cosmology (Argentina), given via zoom, September 2021
  • “Novel Probes of Dark Matter” (invited talk), Seminar at the Physics and Astronomy Department at the University of Padova, given via zoom due to COVID19, May 2021
  • “Unlocking the Nature of Dark Matter with Gravitational Lensing” (invited talk), IAS/Princeton Cosmology Seminar, given via zoom due to COVID19, May 2021
  • “Discovering New Physics with Cosmological Data Sets” (invited plenary talk), International Particle Physics and Cosmology (PPC) Conference, given via zoom due to COVID19, May 2021
  • “Detecting Dark Matter Substructure in Strong Lens Images with Machine Learning” (invited talk), LSST DESC seminar, given via zoom due to COVID19, May 2021
  • “Discovering New Physics with Cosmological Data Sets” (invited talk), Seminar at the Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics, given via zoom due to COVID19, April 2021
  • “Discovering New Physics with Cosmological Data Sets” (invited talk), Colloquium at the Astronomy Department at University of Arizona, given via zoom due to COVID19, April 2021
  • “Discovering New Physics with Cosmological Data Sets” (invited talk), Colloquium at the Physics and Astronomy Department at Dartmouth, given via zoom due to COVID19, April 2021
  • “Discovering New Physics with Cosmological Data Sets” (invited talk), Seminar at Fermilab’s Cosmic Physics Center, given via zoom due to COVID19, March 2021
  • “Discovering New Physics with Cosmological Data Sets” (invited talk), Seminar at the Center for Theoretical Physics at MIT, given via zoom due to COVID19, March 2021
  • “Discovering New Physics with Cosmological Data Sets” (invited talk), Israel Physics Colloquium (Physics Departments across all universities in Israel and the Israel Physical Society), given via zoom due to COVID19, March 2021
  • “Discovering New Physics with Cosmological Data Sets” (invited talk), Colloquium at the Physics Department at University of Chicago, given via zoom due to COVID19, February 2021

2020:

  • “Eclipse Conference 2020” (invited talk), Conference at Buenos Aires, Argentina, cancelled due to COVID19, December 2020
  • “Novel Probes of Dark Matter” (invited talk), Colloquium at the Physics Department at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, given via zoom due to COVID19, November 2020
  • “Unveiling the Nature of Dark Matter with Cosmological Observables” (invited talk), Colloquium at Cornell University, given via zoom due to COVID19, November 2020
  • “Unveiling the Nature of Dark Matter with Cosmological Observables” (invited talk), Colloquium at the South African National Institute for Theoretical Physics (NITheP), given via zoom due to COVID19, October 2020
  • “Unveiling the Nature of Dark Matter with Cosmological Observables” (invited talk), Seminar at TÜBITAK (the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey), given via zoom due to COVID19, October 2020
  • “Unveiling the Nature of Dark Matter with Cosmological Observables” (invited talk), Colloquium at the GRAPPA Institute at the University of Amsterdam, given via zoom due to COVID19, September 2020
  • “Finding eV-scale Light Relics with Cosmological Observables” (invited talk), CMB-S4 collaboration workshop, given via zoom due to COVID19, August 2020
  • “New Discoveries in the Era of High-Resolution, Low-Noise CMB Experiments” Aspen summer workshop (invited talk), cancelled due to COVID19, August 2020
  • “Dark Matter from the Laboratory to the Cosmos” Aspen summer workshop (invited talk), cancelled due to COVID19, August 2020
  • “Dark Sector Theory Confronts Reality” workshop (invited talk), at the Mainz Institute for Theoretical Physics (in Mainz, Germany), cancelled due to COVID19, June 2020
  • “Unveiling the Nature of Dark Matter with Cosmological Observables” (invited talk), Seminar at the Centre for Theoretical Cosmology, DAMTP, University of Cambridge, given via zoom due to COVID19, June 2020
  • “Summiting the Unknown: New Physics, New Opportunities, New Voices” workshop (invited talk), at University of Washington, cancelled due to COVID19, May 2020
  • International Particle Physics and Cosmology (PPC) Conference (invited plenary talk), cancelled due to COVID19, May 2020
  • “Astrophysical signatures of particle dark matter” Symposium (invited talk), at University of Michigan, cancelled due to COVID19, May 2020
  • Colloquium at the Center for Astrophysics (CfA) at Harvard (invited talk), cancelled due to COVID19, May 2020
  • Colloquium at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (invited talk), cancelled due to COVID19, April 2020
  • Scott Dodelson’s 60th birthday workshop at Carnegie Mellon University (invited talk), cancelled due to COVID19, April 2020
  • Lighting new Lampposts for DM and Beyond the SM” workshop (invited talk), at the Simons Center for Geometry and Physics, at Stony Brook University, cancelled due to COVID19, April 2020

2019:

  • “Unveiling the Nature of Dark Matter with Cosmological Observables” (invited talk), “CoSyne: Cosmological Synergies in the upcoming decade” conference, Institut d’Astrophysique de Paris (IAP), Paris, France, December 2019
  • “Unveiling the Nature of Dark Matter with Cosmological Observables” (invited talk), Seminar at LBNL, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, December 2019
  • “Unveiling the Nature of Dark Matter with Cosmological Observables” (invited talk), Seminar at the Physics Department at University of Washington, Seattle, WA, November 2019
  • “Unveiling the Nature of Dark Matter with Cosmological Observables” (invited talk), Colloquium at the MIT Kavli Institute, Cambridge, MA, November 2019
  • “Novel Probes of Dark Matter” (invited talk), “Cosmic Controversies” Conference, KICP, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, October 2019
  • “Hunting for Dark Matter with Cosmological Observations” (invited plenary talk), “Particle Physics and Cosmology in the 2020’s”, Brookhaven Forum 2019, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY, September 2019
  • “Efficient Algorithms for Non-Gaussianity in Large-Scale Structure” (invited talk), “The Non-Gaussian universe” workshop, Centre for Theoretical Cosmology, DAMTP, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK, September 2019
  • “Unveiling the Nature of Dark Matter with Cosmological Observables” (invited plenary talk), “Understanding Cosmological Observations” workshop Benasque, Spain, July 2019
  • “Unveiling the Nature of Dark Matter with Cosmological Observables” (invited talk), Colloquium at the International Center for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Universidade Estadual Paulista, Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 2019
  • “Deciphering the Early Universe: from Large-Scale Structure Observations to Fundamental Physics” (invited talk), 2019 Simons Summer Workshop: “Cosmology and String Theory”, at the Simons Center for Geometry and Physics at Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, July 2019
  • “Deciphering the Dark Side of Structure Formation with Cosmological Data” (invited talk), 2019 String Theory and Cosmology Gordon Research Conference, “New Physics in the Era of Precision Cosmology”, Castelldefels, Spain, June 2019
  • “New Frontiers in Cosmology” (invited plenary talk), Canadian Association of Physicists (CAP) Congress, Burnaby, BC, Canada, June 2019
  • “Unveiling the Nature of Dark Matter with Cosmological Observables” (invited talk), “In Pursuit of New Particles and Paradigms” Conference at the Aspen Center for Physics, Aspen, CO, March 2019
  • “Deciphering the Dark Side of Structure Formation with Cosmological Data” (invited plenary talk), “Accelerating Universe in the Dark” Conference at Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan, March 2019
  • “Deciphering the Dark Side of Structure Formation with Cosmological Data” (invited talk), “Concordances and Challenges in Cosmology after Planck” workshop, Sesto, Italy, February 2019
  • “New Frontiers in Cosmology” (invited talk), Colloquium at the Physics Department at Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, February 2019
  • “Inverse Problems in Cosmology” (invited talk), “Data Science at the Frontier of Discovery: Machine Learning in the Physical World”, Symposium at the Institute for Applied Computational Science, SEAS, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, January 2019
  • “Cosmological Probes of Dark Matter: Current Status and Prospects for the Future” (invited talk), “Novel Ideas for Dark Matter” workshop, at the Physics Department, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, January 2019

2018:

  • “Deciphering the Dark Side of Structure Formation with Cosmological Data: Current Status and Future Prospects” (invited plenary talk), “Cosmology in the LSST Era” workshop, at the International Center for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Sao Paulo, Brazil, December 2018
  • “Cosmological Probes of the Dark Sector” (collaboration talk), CMB-S4 Decadal Survey Report Review, Washington, DC, December 2018
  • “Looking for Dark Matter off the Beaten Track” (invited talk), “Current Challenges in Cosmology” workshop, at Antonio Nariño University, Bogotá, Colombia, November 2018
  • “Looking for Dark Matter off the Beaten Track” (invited talk), Seminar at the Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics (CITA), at the University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada, October 2018
  • “Looking for Dark Matter off the Beaten Track” (invited talk), Colloquium at the Physics Department at McGill University, Montreal, Canada, October 2018
  • “Novel Probes of Dark Matter” (invited talk), Seminar at the Physics Department at Columbia University, New York, NY, October 2018
  • “Novel Probes of Dark Matter” (invited talk), Seminar at the Physics Department at Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, September 2018
  • “Cosmological Probes of Dark Matter: Current Status and Future Prospects” (invited talk), “Analytics, Inference, and Computation in Cosmology” workshop at Henri Poincaré Institute, Paris, France, September 2018
  • “Inverse Problems in Early Universe Cosmology” (invited talk), Seminar at the Statistics Department at Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, September 2018
  • “Inflationary vs. Reionization Features from Current and Future Data” (invited talk), CMB-S4 collaboration workshop, Physics Department, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, September 2018
  • “Novel Probes of Dark Matter” (invited talk), LSST DESC seminar, August 2018
  • “Searching for Dark Matter at Different Scales: Current Status and Future Prospects” (invited talk), Seminar at the National Observatory of Brazil (ON), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 2018
  • “Discovering New Physics with Cosmological Data Sets” (invited talk), Colloquium at the Physics Department at Shenzhen University, Shenzhen, China, July 2018
  • “Unveiling the Nature of Dark Matter with Cosmological Observables” (invited talk), “Cosmic Structure beyond WIMPs” workshop at Technion, Haifa, Israel, May 2018
  • “New Frontiers in Cosmology” (invited talk), Seminar at the Physics Department at Caltech, Pasadena, CA, May 2018
  • “Looking for Signatures of New Physics in Cosmological Data Sets” (invited talk), Seminar at the Physics Department at Boston University, Boston, MA, March, 2018
  • “New Frontiers in Cosmology” (invited talk), Colloquium at the Physics Department at Brown University, Providence, RI, February, 2018

2017:

  • “New Frontiers in Cosmology” (invited talk), Seminar at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, NJ, December 2017
  • “The Early and the Late Universe: Inflationary Features and Implications on Cosmological Parameters” (invited talk), “B-mode from Space” workshop at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, December 2017
  • “Discovering New Physics Beyond the Standard Model with Cosmological Data Sets” (invited talk), Seminar at the Center for Theoretical Physics at MIT, Cambridge, MA, November, 2017
  • “Discovering New Physics Beyond the Standard Model with Cosmological Data Sets” (invited talk), Seminar at the Center for Cosmology and Particle Physics, New York University, New York, NY, October, 2017
  • Panel discussion on the current, past, and future status of cosmology (invited), at the “New England Cosmology workshop” at MIT, Cambridge, MA, October 2017
  • “Discovering New Physics Beyond the Standard Model with Cosmological Data Sets” (invited talk), Seminar at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL), Physics Division, Berkeley, CA, September 2017
  • “Fundamental Physics from Large-Scale CMB E-modes”, CMB-S4 collaboration workshop, Physics Department, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, August 2017
  • “Inflationary Features and Shifts in Cosmological Parameters from Planck 2015 Data” (invited talk), “Advances in Theoretical Cosmology in Light of Data”, Conference at NORDITA, Stockholm, Sweden, July 2017
  • “Looking for the Fingerprints of Dark Matter: from its interactions to its distribution in the Universe” (invited talk), Institute of Astronomy and Physics of Space, University of Buenos Aires, Colloquium, Buenos Aires, Argentina, June 2017
  • “Reconstructing the Physics of the Early Universe with Cosmology” (invited talk), Department of Physics, University of Buenos Aires, Colloquium, Buenos Aires, Argentina, June 2017
  • “Primordial Gravitational Waves: outstanding questions and prospects for the future” (invited talk), Panel discussion on Gravitational waves, ITC seminar series, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, May 2017
  • “New Frontiers in Cosmology” (invited Plenary talk), APS Conference, Washington, DC, January 2017

2016:

  • “New Frontiers in Cosmology” (invited talk), Joint Tufts/MIT Cosmology Seminar, Tufts University, Cambridge, MA, November 2016
  • “Deciphering the Early Universe: Connecting Theory with Observations” (invited talk), “Next in Science: Astronomy and Astrophysics” Lecture series, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard, Cambridge, MA, October 2016
  • “Probing Inflation with the CMB and the Large-Scale Structure” (invited talk), “Creative Ideas” panel, “Future Cosmic Surveys” workshop, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, September 2016
  • “CMB-S4 – Science Book, Chapter 5: Dark Matter“ (invited talk), “The CMB-S4 Collaboration” workshop, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, September 2016
  • “Deciphering the Early Universe” (invited talk), “The New England Theoretical Cosmology and Gravity” workshop, Brown University, Providence, RI, September 2016
  • “Traces of the Early Universe in the CMB and the Large-Scale Structure” (invited plenary talk), “COSMO 2016” Conference, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, August 2016
  • “Measuring Anisotropic Non-Gaussianity without Cosmic Variance” (invited talk), “Cosmological Probes of Fundamental Physics” workshop, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel, May 2016
  • “New Frontiers in Cosmology” (invited talk), Colloquium at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD, May 2016
  • “Fingerprints of Dark Matter in the Early Universe” (invited talk), “Rethinking Dark Matter” workshop, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard, Cambridge, MA, April 2016
  • “Traces of the Early Universe in the CMB and the Large-Scale Structure” (invited talk), Seminar at the APC, France, January 2016
  • “Traces of the Early Universe in the CMB and the Large-Scale Structure” (invited talk), Seminar at the Physics Department, Imperial College London, UK, January 2016
  • “Traces of the Early Universe in the CMB and the Large-Scale Structure” (invited talk), Seminar at the Physics Department, University of Oxford, UK, January 2016

2015

  • “New Physics from an All-Sky Polarization Experiment” (invited talk), “B-modes from Space” workshop at Kavli, IPMU, Japan, December 2015
  • “Deciphering the Early Universe: Connecting Theory with Observations” (invited talk), Colloquium at the Department of Physics, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, November 2015
  • “Fingerprints of the Early Universe” (invited talk), Colloquium at the Department of Physics, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, November 2015
  • “Probing New Physics Beyond the Standard Model with Cosmology” (invited talk), Theory Seminar, Department of Physics, Columbia University, New York, NY, October 2015
  • “Deciphering the Early Universe: Connecting Theory with Observations” (invited talk), “Marcel Grossmann” Conference, Rome, Italy, July 2015
  • “From Cosmological Observations to Fundamental Physics: Past, Present, and Future” (invited plenary talk), “The Olympian Symposium 2015”, Cosmology Conference, Paralia Katerini’s, Greece, May 2015
  • “Probing New Physics Beyond the Standard Model with Cosmology” (invited talk), KICP Seminar, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, May 2015
  • “Probing New Physics Beyond the Standard Model with Cosmology” (invited talk), Seminar at the Center for Particle Astrophysics at Fermilab, Batavia, IL, May 2015
  • “Probing Fundamental Physics with Cosmology” (invited talk), TAP Colloquium, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, April 2015
  • “LCDM Cosmology: Successes and Remaining Challenges” (invited talk), American Physical Society (APS) meeting, Baltimore, MD, April 2015
  • “Planck 2015 Results: Cosmological Parameters” (invited talk), The LHC Results Forum, March 2015
  • “Deciphering the Early Universe: Connecting Theory with Observations” (invited talk), Hubble Fellows Symposium, Space Telescope Science Institute, Baltimore, MD, March 2015
  • “Deciphering the Early Universe” (invited talk), YCAA Seminar, Department of Physics, Yale University, New Haven, CT, March 2015
  • “Probing New Physics Beyond the Standard Model with Cosmology” (invited talk), Department of Physics Seminar, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, February 2015
  • “A Joint Analysis of BICEP2/Keck Array and Planck Data” (invited talk), ITC Luncheon, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, February 2015

2014

  • “Probing Fundamental Physics with CMB B-modes”, “The Primordial Universe After Planck” conference, Institut d’Astrophysique de Paris (IAP), Paris, France, December 2014
  • “Primordial Gravitational Waves: Connecting Theory with Observations” (invited Introductory talk), National Academy of Sciences Kavli Frontiers of Science symposium, Irvine, CA, November 2014
  • “Probing Fundamental Physics with CMB B-modes”, Harvard University, Center for Astrophysics, Postdoc Symposium, Cambridge, MA, November 2014
  • “Hunting for Dark Matter with Cosmology” (invited talk), University of Washington, Particle Theory Seminar, Seattle, WA, October 2014
  • “Probing Dark Matter with the CMB and Large-Scale Structure” (invited talk), ITC Luncheon, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, October 2014
  • “From cosmological observations to fundamental physics: past, present, and future” (invited Gravitation and Cosmology review talk), American Physical Society (APS) Mid-Atlantic meeting, Penn State University, State College, PA, October 2014
  • “Hunting for Dark Matter with Cosmology” (invited talk), Cornell University, Department of Physics Seminar, Ithaca, NY, September 2014
  • “Probing Dark Matter with the CMB and Large-Scale Structure”, at “COSMO 2014” Conference, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, August 2014
  • “Probing Fundamental Physics with CMB B-modes” (invited talk), “Status and Future of Inflationary Theory” workshop, KICP, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, August 2014
  • “Looking for the Fingerprints of Dark Matter in the CMB and Large-Scale Structure” (invited talk), Department of Physics, University of Buenos Aires, Colloquium, Buenos Aires, Argentina, July 2014
  • “Hunting for Dark Matter with Cosmology” (invited talk), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Colloquium, Urbana, IL, March 2014
  • “Probing Dark Matter with the CMB and Large-Scale Structure” (invited talk), University of Rochester Colloquium, Rochester, NY, February 2014
  • “Probing Dark Matter with the CMB and Large-Scale Structure” (invited talk), Johns Hopkins University Colloquium, Baltimore, MD, February 2014
  • “Probing Dark Matter with the CMB and Large-Scale Structure” (invited talk), Michigan Center for Theoretical Physics Seminar, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, February 2014
  • “Probing Dark Matter with the CMB and Large-Scale Structure” (invited talk), Caltech Colloquium, Pasadena, CA, January 2014

2013:

  • “Probing Dark Matter with the CMB and Large-Scale Structure” (invited talk), UC Davis Colloquium, Davis, CA, October 2013
  • “Probing Dark Matter with the CMB and Large-Scale Structure” (invited talk), UC Berkeley Seminar, Berkeley, CA, October 2013
  • “Probing Dark Matter with the CMB and Large-Scale Structure” (invited talk), KIPAC Seminar, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, October 2013
  • “Probing Dark Matter Interactions with the CMB and Large-Scale Structure” (invited talk), Center for Cosmology and Particle Physics, New York University, New York, NY, September, 2013
  • “Probing Dark Matter with the CMB and Large-Scale Structure” (invited talk), “Cosmology After Planck” workshop, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, September, 2013
  • “Traces of Dark Matter Annihilation in the CMB”, at “COSMO 2013” Conference, Centre for Theoretical Cosmology, Cambridge, UK, September, 2013
  • “Probing Fundamental Physics with the Cosmic Microwave Background” (invited talk), Seminar at the Undergraduate Summer Research Program, Astrophysics Department, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, July, 2013
  • “Traces of Dark Matter Annihilation in the CMB” (invited talk), Seminar at the Center for Particle Astrophysics, Fermilab, Batavia, IL, May, 2013
  • Talk at “Implications for Early Universe Theory” Panel (invited) at “Observations and Theoretical Challenges in Primordial Cosmology” Conference, KITP, Santa Barbara, CA, April, 2013
  • “Perturbed Recombination from Dark Matter Annihilation” (invited talk), “Cosmology Beyond the Power Spectrum” workshop, Berkeley Center for Cosmological Physics, Berkeley, CA, April, 2013
  • “CMB Non-Gaussianity from Recombination and Hints for Dark Matter” (invited talk), Seminar at the McWilliams Center for Cosmology, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, March, 2013
  • “CMB Non-Gaussianity from Recombination and Fingerprints of Dark Matter” (invited talk), Particle/Astrophysics Seminar, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, February, 2013
  • “Perturbed Recombination from Dark Matter Annihilation” (invited talk), Gravity Group Seminar, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, February, 2013
  • “Traces of Dark Matter Annihilation in the CMB” (invited talk), Astrophysics and Cosmology Seminar, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, February, 2013

2012:

  • “Impact of the Supersonic Relative Velocity Between Baryons and Cold Dark Matter on the Structure of the Universe” (invited talk), ITC Luncheon, Harvard, Cambridge, MA, December, 2012
  • “Traces of Dark Matter Annihilation in the CMB” (invited talk), ITC Colloquium, Harvard, Cambridge, MA, December, 2012
  • “Traces of Dark Matter Annihilation in the CMB” (invited talk), Theory Group Seminar, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, November, 2012
  • “Constraints on Inflationary Features from the CMB”, Aspen Winter Conference, Inflationary Theory and its Confrontation with Data in the Planck Era, Aspen, CO, February, 2012

2011:

  • “Constraints on Inflationary Features from the CMB” (invited talk), Seminar, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, NJ, October, 2011
  • “Complete WMAP Constraints on Inflationary Features” (invited talk), The Future of Astronomy, Conference, Northwestern University/CIERA, Evanston, IL, September, 2011
  • “On the Imprints of Inflation in the Cosmic Microwave Background”, Ph.D. Thesis Defense, University of Chicago, Department of Physics, Chicago, IL, July, 2011
  • University of Buenos Aires, Department of Physics, Colloquium, March, 2011 (invited talk).
  • Caltech, Theoretical Astrophysics and Relativity Seminar, January, 2011 (invited talk).
  • Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics, at the University of Toronto, Seminar, January, 2011 (invited talk).
  • McGill University, Joint High Energy and Astrophysics Seminar, January, 2011 (invited talk).

2010:

  • MIT, Joint Harvard/MIT/Tufts Cosmology Seminar, December, 2010 (invited talk).
  • Perimeter Institute, Cosmology and Gravitation Seminar, October, 2010 (invited talk).
  • UC Berkeley, Cosmology Seminar, October, 2010 (invited talk).
  • “Model-Independent Constraints on Inflation from the CMB”, Open Group Seminar, Kavli Institute for Cosmological Physics, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, October 2010.
  • “Generalized Slow Roll and CMB Constraints on the Inflaton Potential” (contributed talk), 10th Great Lakes Cosmology Workshop, Chicago, IL, June 2010.
  • “Inflationary Features: Polarization Predictions and Model Independent Constraints” (invited talk), Workshop on Low l/Large Angle Cosmology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, February 2010.
  • “Polarization Predictions for models of CMB Isotropy Anomalies” (invited talk), Workshop on Low l/Large Angle Cosmology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, February 2010.
  • “Generalized Slow Roll for Large Power Spectrum Features” (contributed talk), Essential Cosmology for the Next Generation, Conference, Playa del Carmen, Mexico, January 2010.

2009:

  • “Reionization and the CMB” (invited talk), Santa Fe ’09 LANL Cosmology Summer Workshop, Santa Fe, NM, July 2009.

2008:

  • “Testable polarization predictions for models of CMB isotropy anomalies” (invited talk), Planck Seminar, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, March 2008.
  • “Testable polarization predictions for models of CMB isotropy anomalies”, Open Group Seminar, Kavli Institute for Cosmological Physics, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, February 2008.

2005:

  • “Creation of photons from vacuum fluctuations in resonant cavities with time dependent refractive index”, Undergraduate Thesis Defense, University of Buenos Aires, Department of Physics, Argentina, June 2005.