talks
 
 
Invited conference talks and public lectures
Solar Neutrinos
Public lecture at the University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD, USA (November 1, 2011)
Mixing of 8B Solar Neutrinos
Invited talk at the American Physical Society DNP2010 Conference, Santa Fe, NM, USA (November 2-6, 2010)
Backgrounds in Underground Experiments
Invited talk at the Overseas Chinese Physicist Association Underground Science Conference, Hong Kong (July 21-23, 2008)
Review of Solar Neutrinos
Invited talk at the Overseas Chinese Physicist Association Underground Science Conference, Hong Kong (July 21-23, 2008)
MAJORANA Progress
Inivted guest talk at the GERDA collaboration meeting, LNGS, Italy (June 9-11, 2008)
Solar Neutrino Results from Phase III of the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory
Inivted guest talk at the GERDA collaboration meeting, LNGS, Italy (June 9-11, 2008)
SNO
Inivted guest talk at the KATRIN collaboration meeting, Karlsruhe, Germany (October 8-10, 2007)
Solar and Reactor Neutrinos
Plenary talk at the XXII International Symposium on Lepton-Photon Interactions at High Energy (Lepton-Photon 2005), Uppsala, Sweden (June 30-July 5, 2005)
Solving the Solar Neutrino Problem 2 km Underground - the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory
Plenary talk at the 8th International Conference on Advanced Technology and Particle Physics, Villa Erba, Como, Italy (October 6-10, 2003)
Recent Results from the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory
Invited talk at the International Europhysics Conference on High Energy Physics, Aachen, Germany (July 17-23, 2003)
The Nu Odyssey 2002 - SNO and KamLAND
Opening plenary talk at the Institute of Physics Particle Physics 2003 Conference, Durham, UK (April 14-16, 2003)
Solar Neutrino Observations at the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory
Invited talk at the Topical Conference of the 2002 SLAC Summer Institute, Stanford Linear Accelerator Center, Stanford University, Menlo Park, CA, USA (August 15, 2002)
Neutrino Observations at the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory
Plenary talk at the International Nuclear Physics Conference, Berkeley, CA, USA (July 30-Aug. 3, 2001)
Cavity Backgrounds at SNO and Kamioka
Invited talk at the Neutrino Workshop at the Institute of Nuclear Theory, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA (Sep. 2000)
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Colloquia
Solar Neutrinos: From their Discovery to the Precision Measurements of Lepton Mixing
Physics colloquium at Universität Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Germany (May 29, 2009)
Disappearance of Reactor Anti-Neutrinos at KamLAND
Physics colloquium at Queen's University, Kingston, ON, Canada (August 18, 2004)
Understanding Neutrino Mass and Mixing
Physics colloquium at Queen's University, Kingston, ON, Canada (May 3, 2004)
Understanding Neutrino Mass and Mixing
Physics colloquium at the University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, Canada (April 29, 2004)
Resolution of the Solar Neutrino Problem - Recent Results from KamLAND and the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory
Particle physics colloquium at Osaka University, Osaka, Japan (December 5, 2003)
Evidence for Reactor Anti-Neutrino Disappearance at KamLAND
Joint Nuclear and Astro-Particle Physics Colloquium of the Universities of Karlsruhe, Tuebingen and Heidelberg and the national research center at Karlsruhe (FZK), Karlsruhe, Germany (July 15, 2003)
The Nu Odyssey 2002
Physics and Theoretical Divisions Colloquium, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM, USA (May 22, 2003)
Case Closed: The Missing Solar Neutrinos are Found, but What's Next?
Martin Weiner Lecture Series (physics colloquium) at Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, USA (November 12, 2002)
Latest Results from the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory
Colloquium at the Aspen Center for Physics, Aspen, CO, USA (June 20, 2002)
Solving the Solar Neutrino Problem with 1kt of Heavy Water 2 km Underground
Colloquium at the Department of Nuclear Engineering, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, USA (May 6, 2002)
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Seminars and Lectures
Probing the Neutrino Mass (with β and ββ decays)
University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, USA (October 1, 2012)
Probing the Neutrino Mass (with β and ββ decays)
University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China (October 13, 2010)
Solar Neutrinos: From their Discovery to the Precision Measurements of Lepton Mixing
Seminar at Paul Scherrer Institut, Villigen, Switzerland (June 15, 2009) 
Lectures on Statistics and Analysis Techniques in Nuclear and Particle Physics
A graduate-level five lectures series on statistics and analysis techniques at Institut für Kernphysik Universität Münster, Münster, Germany (May 19-22, 2009)
Probing the Neutrino Mass (with β and ββ decays)
TRIUMF seminar, Vancouver, BC, Canada (February 19, 2009)
Lectures on Statistics and Analysis Techniques in Nuclear and Particle Physics
A graduate-level ten lectures series on statistics and analysis techniques at Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe/Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (November 2008-April 2009)
Non-Accelerator Neutrino Physics
Lecture 1: History of Neutrinos and Neutrino Mass
Lecture 2: Neutrino Oscillations - Atmospheric and Solar Neutrinos
Lecture 3: Terrestrial Neutrinos - Reactor and Geo-Neutrinos
Lecture 4: Majorana Neutrinos, and Neutrinos in Astrophysics and Cosmology
Joint University of Hong Kong and Chinese University of Hong Kong Lecture Series (July 10-11, 2008)
hep and Diffused Supernova Neutrino Background Search at SNO
LBNL Institute for Nuclear and Particle Astrophysics Journal Club, Berkeley, CA, USA (September 1, 2006)
Probing Physics Beyond the Standard Electroweak Model with Solar Neutrinos
Nuclear Physics lecture (Physics 290E), University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA (September 7, 2005)
Understanding Neutrino Mass and Mixing
University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China (November 1, 2004)
Understanding Neutrino Mass and Mixing with the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory and the Majorana Double-Beta Decay Experiment
University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, USA (February 6, 2004)
Resolution of the Solar Neutrino Problem - Recent Results from the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory and KamLAND
Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan (December 10, 2003)
Measurement of the Total Active 8B Solar Neutrino Flux at the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory with Enhanced Neutral Current Sensitivity
High energy physics lecture (Physics 290E) at University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA (October 15, 2003)
The Nu Odyssey 2002 - Results from SNO and KamLAND
University of Oxford, Oxford, UK (April 17, 2003)
Direct Evidence for Neutrino Flavor Transformation from Neutral-Current Interactions in the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory
Brown University, Providence, RI, USA (November 13, 2002)
Direct Evidence for Neutrino Flavor Transformation from Neutral-Current Interactions in the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory
Stanford Linear Accelerator Center, Stanford University, Menlo Park, CA, USA (May 16, 2002)
Solving the Solar Neutrino Problem 2 km Underground - the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory
University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China (March 25, 2002)
Neutrino Observations from the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory (I)
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA (July 13, 2001)
Calibrating the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory
Nonproliferation and International Security Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM, USA (May 31, 2001)
Solar Neutrino Observations from the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory
Brown University, Providence, RI, USA (March 7, 2001)
The Sudbury Neutrino Observatory - 6 Months into Production Running
Fermilab, Batavia, IL, USA (July 7, 2000)
Review of Neutrino 2000 in Sudbury
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Physics Division Research Progress Meeting, Berkeley, CA, USA (June 29, 2000)
Mining for Solar Neutrinos 2 km Underground: The Sudbury Neutrino Observatory
Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA (January 14, 2000)
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Outreach presentations
The ABC's of Nuclear Science
Presentation to high school teacher participants in workshop sponsored by the American Nuclear Society, Berkeley, CA, USA (March 16, 2012)
The ABC's of Nuclear Science
Presentation to high school teacher participants in workshop sponsored by the American Nuclear Society, Berkeley, CA, USA (March 19, 2010)
Building a Telescope 2 km Underground
Presentation to classes at Piedmont Middle School, Piedmont, CA, USA (May 1, 2008)
What do Physicists Do?
Presentation to Grade 1 class at Joaquin Miller Elementary School, Oakland, CA, USA (Dec 17, 2007)
Neutrinos
Presentation to high school teacher participants in QuarkNet, Berkeley, CA, USA (June 22, 2006)
Get Kids Excited About Science!
LBNL Institute for Nuclear and Particle Astrophysics Journal Club, Berkeley, CA, USA (September 16, 2005) [Co-presenter: Corinn Brown, Community Resources for Science, Berkeley]

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