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jthaler [MIT Faculty]
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 {{ :​facultyphoto_2017_small.jpg?​280 |jthaler@mit.edu}} {{ :​facultyphoto_2017_small.jpg?​280 |jthaler@mit.edu}}
  
-[[http://​www.jthaler.net/​cv/​jthaler_CV_2019_Aug.pdf|PDF Version]] (updated ​Aug 2019)+[[http://​www.jthaler.net/​cv/​jthaler_CV_2020_May.pdf|PDF Version]] (updated ​May 2020)
 ===== Wires ===== ===== Wires =====
 //Email//: [[jthaler@mit.edu]] \\ //Email//: [[jthaler@mit.edu]] \\
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 //Fax//: (617) 253-8674 \\ //Fax//: (617) 253-8674 \\
 //Office//: (617) 253-3713 \\ //Office//: (617) 253-3713 \\
-//Cell//: (617) 642-8622 +//Cell//: (617) 642-8622\\ 
 +//​Zoom//: ​ [[https://​mit.zoom.us/​my/​jthaler]]
 ===== Snails ===== ===== Snails =====
  
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 ===== Research in Theoretical Particle Physics ===== ===== Research in Theoretical Particle Physics =====
  
-  * Collider physics and quantum chromodynamics (especially jets and jet substructure)+  * Collider physics, machine learning, ​and quantum chromodynamics (especially jets and jet substructure)
   * Theoretical frameworks beyond the standard model (especially dark matter and supersymmetry)   * Theoretical frameworks beyond the standard model (especially dark matter and supersymmetry)
 ====== Positions ====== ====== Positions ======
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 ===== Massachusetts Institute of Technology ===== ===== Massachusetts Institute of Technology =====
   * January 2010 - Present   * January 2010 - Present
-  * MIT Center for Theoretical Physics 
  
   * Associate Professor of Physics with Tenure (May 2017 - Present)   * Associate Professor of Physics with Tenure (May 2017 - Present)
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   * Assistant Professor of Physics (January 2010 - July 2015)   * Assistant Professor of Physics (January 2010 - July 2015)
  
 +Affiliations:​
 +  * MIT Center for Theoretical Physics (CTP) and Laboratory for Nuclear Science (LNS)
 +  * MIT Statistics and Data Science Center (SDSC) and Institute for Data, Systems, and Society (IDSS) (since January 2020)
 ===== Harvard University ===== ===== Harvard University =====
  
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 ===== Postdoctoral Researchers ===== ===== Postdoctoral Researchers =====
    
 +  * Katelin Schutz, Pappalardo Fellow, Fall 2019-Spring 2024
 +    * Before MIT: U.C. Berkeley (PhD)
 +  * Pouya Asadi, CTP Postdoctoral Researcher, Fall 2019-Spring 2022
 +    * Before MIT: Rutgers (PhD)
 +  * Bernhard Mistlberger,​ Pappalardo Fellow, Fall 2018-Spring 2020
 +    * Before MIT: ETH Zurich (PhD), CERN (Postdoc)
 +    * After MIT: Associate Staff Scientist, //​SLAC//  ​
   * Frédéric Dreyer, Early Postdoc.Mobility Fellow, Fall 2016-Spring 2018   * Frédéric Dreyer, Early Postdoc.Mobility Fellow, Fall 2016-Spring 2018
     * Before MIT: Universite Pierre et Marie Curie (PhD)     * Before MIT: Universite Pierre et Marie Curie (PhD)
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 ===== Ph.D. Students ===== ===== Ph.D. Students =====
  
 +  * Samuel Alipour-Fard,​ anticipated Ph.D. 2024 
   * [[https://​pkomiske.com/​|Patrick Komiske]], anticipated Ph.D. 2021   * [[https://​pkomiske.com/​|Patrick Komiske]], anticipated Ph.D. 2021
-  * [[https://​www.ericmetodiev.com/​|Eric Metodiev]], ​anticipated ​Ph.D. 2021+  * [[https://​www.ericmetodiev.com/​|Eric Metodiev]], Ph.D. 2020 
 +    * Thesis: ​ "​Energy Flow in Particle Collisions"​
   * Benjamin Elder, Ph.D. 2018   * Benjamin Elder, Ph.D. 2018
     * Thesis: ​ "Jet Fragmentation at the LHC"     * Thesis: ​ "Jet Fragmentation at the LHC"
     * After MIT:  Cognitive Software Developer, //IBM//     * After MIT:  Cognitive Software Developer, //IBM//
-  * Lina Necib, Ph.D. 2017+  * [[https://​lnecib.com/​|Lina Necib]], Ph.D. 2017
     * Thesis: ​ "​Boosting (In)direct Detection of Dark Matter"​     * Thesis: ​ "​Boosting (In)direct Detection of Dark Matter"​
     * Vazquez Award for Outstanding Research, //MIT Physics Department, 2016//     * Vazquez Award for Outstanding Research, //MIT Physics Department, 2016//
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     * Currently: ​ Assistant Professor, //U. Padova//     * Currently: ​ Assistant Professor, //U. Padova//
 ===== M.Eng. Students ===== ===== M.Eng. Students =====
 +
 +  * Nilai Sarda, anticipated M.Eng. 2020
 +    * Thesis: ​ "Group Anomaly Detection in Collider Data" (with Justin Solomon)
 +    * Johnson Artificial Intelligence and Decision Making Thesis Award, //MIT EECS Department, 2020//
  
   * Preksha Naik, M.Eng. 2019   * Preksha Naik, M.Eng. 2019
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 ===== B.S. Students ===== ===== B.S. Students =====
  
 +  * Serhii Kryhin, anticipated B.S. 2022
 +    * Independent Research: Fall 2019
 +    * UROP Research: Spring 2020
 +  * Debaditya Pramanik, anticipated B.S. 2021
 +    * UROP Research: ​ Spring 2020
   * Ziqi Zhou, anticipated B.S. 2020   * Ziqi Zhou, anticipated B.S. 2020
     * Independent Research: Summer 2018     * Independent Research: Summer 2018
     * UROP Research: ​ Fall 2018     * UROP Research: ​ Fall 2018
-  * Talya Klinger, ​anticipated ​B.S. 2020+  * Talya Klinger, B.S. 2020
     * UROP Research: Spring 2017     * UROP Research: Spring 2017
   * Radha Mastandrea, B.S. 2019   * Radha Mastandrea, B.S. 2019
     * Senior Thesis, Spring 2019:  "​Analyzing CMS Open Collider Data through Topic Modeling"​     * Senior Thesis, Spring 2019:  "​Analyzing CMS Open Collider Data through Topic Modeling"​
     * UROP Research: Spring 2017, Fall 2017, Spring 2018, Summer 2018     * UROP Research: Spring 2017, Fall 2017, Spring 2018, Summer 2018
-    * Joel Matthew Orloff Award for Outstanding Service, MIT Physics Department, 2019+    * Joel Matthew Orloff Award for Outstanding Service, ​//MIT Physics Department, 2019//
     * Physics Research Fellowship, //​Heising-Simons Foundation, 2018//     * Physics Research Fellowship, //​Heising-Simons Foundation, 2018//
     * FUTURE of Physics Participant,​ //Caltech, 2018//     * FUTURE of Physics Participant,​ //Caltech, 2018//
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     * Joel Matthew Orloff Award for Outstanding Service, //MIT Physics Department, 2017//     * Joel Matthew Orloff Award for Outstanding Service, //MIT Physics Department, 2017//
     * After MIT, Physics Ph.D. Candidate, //U.C. Berkeley//     * After MIT, Physics Ph.D. Candidate, //U.C. Berkeley//
-  * Matthew Burns, ​anticipated ​B.S. 2018+  * Matthew Burns, B.S. 2018
     * UROP Research: Fall 2014, Spring 2015     * UROP Research: Fall 2014, Spring 2015
-  * Kevin Zhou, B.S. 2017+  * [[https://​knzhou.github.io/​|Kevin Zhou]], B.S. 2017
     * UROP Research: IAP 2016, Spring 2016, Summer 2016, Fall 2016, Spring 2017     * UROP Research: IAP 2016, Spring 2016, Summer 2016, Fall 2016, Spring 2017
     * Joel Matthew Orloff Award for Outstanding Research, //MIT Physics Department, 2017//     * Joel Matthew Orloff Award for Outstanding Research, //MIT Physics Department, 2017//
     * After MIT:  Marshall Scholarship,​ //U. Cambridge//     * After MIT:  Marshall Scholarship,​ //U. Cambridge//
 +    * Currently, Physics Ph.D Candidate, //​Stanford//​
   * Aashish Tripathee, B.S. 2017   * Aashish Tripathee, B.S. 2017
     * Senior Thesis, Spring 2017:  "Jet Substructure at the Large Hadron Collider"​     * Senior Thesis, Spring 2017:  "Jet Substructure at the Large Hadron Collider"​
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 ===== MIT ===== ===== MIT =====
  
 +  * **8.044 --- Statistical Physics I**
 +    * Recitation: ​ [[http://​stellar.mit.edu/​S/​course/​8/​sp20/​8.044/​|Spring 2020]]
 +  ​
   * **8.831 --- Supersymmetric Quantum Field Theories**   * **8.831 --- Supersymmetric Quantum Field Theories**
-    ​* Lecture: ​ [[http://​stellar.mit.edu/​S/​course/​8/​sp17/​8.831/​|Spring 2017]], [[http://​stellar.mit.edu/​S/​course/​8/​fa19/​8.831/​|Fall 2019]]+      ​* Lecture: ​ [[http://​stellar.mit.edu/​S/​course/​8/​sp17/​8.831/​|Spring 2017]], [[http://​stellar.mit.edu/​S/​course/​8/​fa19/​8.831/​|Fall 2019]]
  
   * **8.051 --- Quantum Mechanics II (MITx-based)**   * **8.051 --- Quantum Mechanics II (MITx-based)**
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 ===== Guest Lectures ===== ===== Guest Lectures =====
  
 +  * [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2019_11_JetLecture_8_701.pdf|"​One Lecture on Jets"​]],​ 8.701 (Introduction to Nuclear and Particle Physics), //Fall 2019//
   * [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2019_10_JetLecture_8_811.pdf|"​One Lecture on Jets"​]],​ 8.811 (Particle Physics II), //Fall 2019//   * [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2019_10_JetLecture_8_811.pdf|"​One Lecture on Jets"​]],​ 8.811 (Particle Physics II), //Fall 2019//
 ===== Before MIT ===== ===== Before MIT =====
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 [[research|Research Summary]] | [[research details|Publications Organized by Topic]] [[research|Research Summary]] | [[research details|Publications Organized by Topic]]
 +==== 2020 ====
 +
 +  * **A Robust Measure of Event Isotropy at Colliders**. \\ Cari Cesarotti and Jesse Thaler. \\ [[https://​arxiv.org/​abs/​2004.06125|arXiv:​2004.06125]].
 +
 +  * **The Hidden Geometry of Particle Collisions**. \\ Patrick T. Komiske, Eric M. Metodiev, and Jesse Thaler. \\ [[https://​doi.org/​10.1007/​JHEP07(2020)006|JHEP 2007:006 (2020)]], [[https://​arxiv.org/​abs/​2004.04159|arXiv:​2004.04159]].
 +
 ==== 2019 ==== ==== 2019 ====
  
-  * **OmniFold: A Method to Simultaneously Unfold All Observables**. \\ Anders Andreassen, Patrick T. Komiske, Eric M. Metodiev, Benjamin Nachman, and Jesse Thaler. \\ [[https://​arxiv.org/​abs/​1911.09107|arXiv:​1911.09107]].+  * **OmniFold: A Method to Simultaneously Unfold All Observables**. \\ Anders Andreassen, Patrick T. Komiske, Eric M. Metodiev, Benjamin Nachman, and Jesse Thaler. \\ [[http://​dx.doi.org/​10.1103/​PhysRevLett.124.182001|Phys. Rev. Lett. 124:182001 (2020)]], ​[[https://​arxiv.org/​abs/​1911.09107|arXiv:​1911.09107]].
  
-  * **Cutting Multiparticle Correlators Down to Size**. \\ Patrick T. Komiske, Eric M. Metodiev, and Jesse Thaler. \\ [[https://​arxiv.org/​abs/​1911.04491|arXiv:​1911.04491]].+  * **Cutting Multiparticle Correlators Down to Size**. \\ Patrick T. Komiske, Eric M. Metodiev, and Jesse Thaler. \\ [[http://​dx.doi.org/​10.1103/​PhysRevD.101.036019|Phys. Rev. D101:036019 (2020)]], ​[[https://​arxiv.org/​abs/​1911.04491|arXiv:​1911.04491]].
  
-  * **Circumnavigating Collinear Superspace**. \\ Timothy Cohen, Gilly Elor, Andrew J. Larkoski, and Jesse Thaler. \\ [[https://​arxiv.org/​abs/​1909.00009|arXiv:​1909.00009]].+  * **Circumnavigating Collinear Superspace**. \\ Timothy Cohen, Gilly Elor, Andrew J. Larkoski, and Jesse Thaler. \\ [[http://​dx.doi.org/​10.1007/​JHEP02(2020)156|JHEP 2002:156 (2020)]], ​[[https://​arxiv.org/​abs/​1909.00009|arXiv:​1909.00009]].
  
-  * **Quantum Algorithms for Jet Clustering**. ​ \\ Annie Y. Wei, Preksha Naik, Aram W. Harrow, and Jesse Thaler. \\ [[https://​arxiv.org/​abs/​1908.08949|arXiv:​1908.08949]].+  * **Quantum Algorithms for Jet Clustering**. ​ \\ Annie Y. Wei, Preksha Naik, Aram W. Harrow, and Jesse Thaler. \\ [[http://​dx.doi.org/​10.1103/​PhysRevD.101.094015|Phys. Rev. D101:094015 (2020)]], ​[[https://​arxiv.org/​abs/​1908.08949|arXiv:​1908.08949]].
  
-  * **Exploring the Space of Jets with CMS Open Data**. \\ Patrick T. Komiske, Radha Mastandrea, Eric M. Metodiev, Preksha Naik, and Jesse Thaler. \\ [[https://​arxiv.org/​abs/​1908.08542|arXiv:​1908.08542]].+  * **Exploring the Space of Jets with CMS Open Data**. \\ Patrick T. Komiske, Radha Mastandrea, Eric M. Metodiev, Preksha Naik, and Jesse Thaler. \\ [[http://​dx.doi.org/​10.1103/​PhysRevD.101.034009|Phys. Rev. D101:034009 (2020)]], ​[[https://​arxiv.org/​abs/​1908.08542|arXiv:​1908.08542]].
    
   * **Searching in CMS Open Data for Dimuon Resonances with Substantial Transverse Momentum**. \\ Cari Cesarotti, Yotam Soreq, Matthew J. Strassler, Jesse Thaler, and Wei Xue. \\ [[http://​dx.doi.org/​10.1103/​PhysRevD.100.015021|Phys. Rev. D100:015021 (2019)]], [[https://​arxiv.org/​abs/​1902.04222|arXiv:​1902.04222]].   * **Searching in CMS Open Data for Dimuon Resonances with Substantial Transverse Momentum**. \\ Cari Cesarotti, Yotam Soreq, Matthew J. Strassler, Jesse Thaler, and Wei Xue. \\ [[http://​dx.doi.org/​10.1103/​PhysRevD.100.015021|Phys. Rev. D100:015021 (2019)]], [[https://​arxiv.org/​abs/​1902.04222|arXiv:​1902.04222]].
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   * **Sorting Out Quenched Jets**.\\ ​ Jasmine Brewer, José Guilherme Milhano, and Jesse Thaler. \\ [[https://​doi.org/​10.1103/​PhysRevLett.122.222301|Phys. Rev. Lett. 122:222301 (2019)]], [[https://​arxiv.org/​abs/​1812.05111|arXiv:​1812.05111]].   * **Sorting Out Quenched Jets**.\\ ​ Jasmine Brewer, José Guilherme Milhano, and Jesse Thaler. \\ [[https://​doi.org/​10.1103/​PhysRevLett.122.222301|Phys. Rev. Lett. 122:222301 (2019)]], [[https://​arxiv.org/​abs/​1812.05111|arXiv:​1812.05111]].
     ​     ​
-  * **Navigating Collinear Superspace**. \\  Timothy Cohen, Gilly Elor, Andrew J. Larkoski, and Jesse Thaler. \\  [[https://​arxiv.org/​abs/​1810.11032|arXiv:​1810.11032]].+  * **Navigating Collinear Superspace**. \\  Timothy Cohen, Gilly Elor, Andrew J. Larkoski, and Jesse Thaler. \\  ​[[https://​doi.org/​10.1007/​JHEP02(2020)146|JHEP 2002:146 (2020)]], ​[[https://​arxiv.org/​abs/​1810.11032|arXiv:​1810.11032]].
  
   * **Energy Flow Networks: Deep Sets for Particle Jets**. \\ Patrick T. Komiske, Eric M. Metodiev, and Jesse Thaler. ​ \\  [[https://​doi.org/​10.1007/​JHEP01(2019)121|JHEP 1901:121 (2019)]], [[https://​arxiv.org/​abs/​1810.05165|arXiv:​1810.05165]].   * **Energy Flow Networks: Deep Sets for Particle Jets**. \\ Patrick T. Komiske, Eric M. Metodiev, and Jesse Thaler. ​ \\  [[https://​doi.org/​10.1007/​JHEP01(2019)121|JHEP 1901:121 (2019)]], [[https://​arxiv.org/​abs/​1810.05165|arXiv:​1810.05165]].
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 ==== Incidental Authorship (All Years) ==== ==== Incidental Authorship (All Years) ====
  
-  * **Measurements of two-particle correlations in e+e− collisions at 91 GeV with ALEPH archived data**. \\ Anthony Badea, Austin Baty, Paoti Chang, Gian Michele Innocenti, Marcello Maggi, Christopher McGinn, Michael Peters, Tzu-An Sheng, Jesse Thaler, Yen-Jie Lee. \\ [[http://​dx.doi.org/​10.1103/​PhysRevLett.123.212002|Phys. Rev. Lett 123:212002 (2019)]], [[https://​arxiv.org/​abs/​1906.00489|arXiv:​1906.00489]].+  * **Measurements of two-particle correlations in e+e− collisions at 91 GeV with ALEPH archived data**. \\ Anthony Badea, Austin Baty, Paoti Chang, Gian Michele Innocenti, Marcello Maggi, Christopher McGinn, Michael Peters, Tzu-An Sheng, Jesse Thaler, Yen-Jie Lee. \\ [[http://​dx.doi.org/​10.1103/​PhysRevLett.123.212002|Phys. Rev. Lett123:212002 (2019)]], [[https://​arxiv.org/​abs/​1906.00489|arXiv:​1906.00489]].
  
   * **Design and Implementation of the ABRACADABRA-10 cm Axion Dark Matter Search**. \\ Jonathan L. Ouellet, Chiara P. Salemi, Joshua W. Foster, Reyco Henning, Zachary Bogorad, Janet M. Conrad, Joseph A. Formaggio, Yonatan Kahn, Joe Minervini, Alexey Radovinsky, Nicholas L. Rodd, Benjamin R. Safdi, Jesse Thaler, Daniel Winklehner, Lindley Winslow. \\ [[http://​dx.doi.org/​10.1103/​PhysRevD.99.052012|Phys. Rev. D99:052012 (2019)]], [[https://​arxiv.org/​abs/​1901.10652|arXiv:​1901.10652]]. ​   * **Design and Implementation of the ABRACADABRA-10 cm Axion Dark Matter Search**. \\ Jonathan L. Ouellet, Chiara P. Salemi, Joshua W. Foster, Reyco Henning, Zachary Bogorad, Janet M. Conrad, Joseph A. Formaggio, Yonatan Kahn, Joe Minervini, Alexey Radovinsky, Nicholas L. Rodd, Benjamin R. Safdi, Jesse Thaler, Daniel Winklehner, Lindley Winslow. \\ [[http://​dx.doi.org/​10.1103/​PhysRevD.99.052012|Phys. Rev. D99:052012 (2019)]], [[https://​arxiv.org/​abs/​1901.10652|arXiv:​1901.10652]]. ​
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 ===== Colloquia ===== ===== Colloquia =====
  
-  * [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2019_11_CaseWestern_Colloquium.pdf|"​Collision Course: ​ Particle Physics ​meet Machine Learning"​]],​ Physics Colloquium, //Case Western Reserve University, November 2019// +  ​* "​[[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2020_05_CERN_Colloquium.pdf|The Hidden Geometry of Particle Collisions]]",​ [[https://​indico.cern.ch/​event/​888504/​|Theory Colloquium]],​ //CERN, May 2020// (Virtual Talk) 
-  * [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2019_10_Rice_Colloquium.pdf|"​Collision Course: ​ Particle Physics ​meet Machine Learning"​]],​ Physics and Astronomy Colloquium, //Rice University, October 2019// +  ​* [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2019_11_CaseWestern_Colloquium.pdf|"​Collision Course: ​ Particle Physics ​meets Machine Learning"​]],​ Physics Colloquium, //Case Western Reserve University, November 2019// 
-  * [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2019_10_Colloquium_Oakland.pdf|"​Collision Course: ​ Particle Physics ​meet Machine Learning"​]],​ Physics Colloquium, //Oakland University, October 2019// +  * [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2019_10_Rice_Colloquium.pdf|"​Collision Course: ​ Particle Physics ​meets Machine Learning"​]],​ Physics and Astronomy Colloquium, //Rice University, October 2019// 
-  * [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2019_09_Colloquium_Tufts.pdf|"​Collision Course: ​ Particle Physics ​meet Machine Learning"​]],​ Physics Colloquium, //Tufts, September 2019//+  * [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2019_10_Colloquium_Oakland.pdf|"​Collision Course: ​ Particle Physics ​meets Machine Learning"​]],​ Physics Colloquium, //Oakland University, October 2019// 
 +  * [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2019_09_Colloquium_Tufts.pdf|"​Collision Course: ​ Particle Physics ​meets Machine Learning"​]],​ Physics Colloquium, //​Tufts ​University, September 2019//
   * [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2018_03_Milano_Colloquium.pdf|"​Jet Substructure at the Frontiers of Particle Physics"​]],​ Physics Colloquium, //​University of Milan, March 2018//   * [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2018_03_Milano_Colloquium.pdf|"​Jet Substructure at the Frontiers of Particle Physics"​]],​ Physics Colloquium, //​University of Milan, March 2018//
   * "Jet Substructure at the Frontiers of Particle Physics",​ Physics Colloquium, //​University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign,​ October 2017//   * "Jet Substructure at the Frontiers of Particle Physics",​ Physics Colloquium, //​University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign,​ October 2017//
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 ===== Lecture Series & Schools ===== ===== Lecture Series & Schools =====
  
 +
 +  * "QCD & Collider Physics"​ ([[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2020_01_GGI_QCDCollider_Lecture1.pdf|Overview and Inspiration]],​ [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2020_01_GGI_QCDCollider_Lecture2.pdf|From Diagrams to Cross Sections]], [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2020_01_GGI_QCDCollider_Lecture3.pdf|An Introduction to Jets]], [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2020_01_GGI_QCDCollider_Lecture4.pdf|A Case Study in Jet Substructure]]),​ //​[[http://​www.ggi.infn.it/​ggilectures/​ggilectures2020/​| GGI Lectures on the Theory of Fundamental Interactions]],​ Florence, January 2020//
   * "​Collider Physics"​ ([[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2018_07_Cargese_JetLecture1.pdf|Ingredients and Kinematics]],​ [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2018_07_Cargese_JetLecture2.pdf|From Diagrams to Cross Sections]], [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2018_07_Cargese_JetLecture3.pdf|An Introduction to Jets]]), //​[[https://​indico.desy.de/​indico/​event/​18951/​overview|Cargese 2018 International Summer School]], Corsica, July 2018//   * "​Collider Physics"​ ([[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2018_07_Cargese_JetLecture1.pdf|Ingredients and Kinematics]],​ [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2018_07_Cargese_JetLecture2.pdf|From Diagrams to Cross Sections]], [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2018_07_Cargese_JetLecture3.pdf|An Introduction to Jets]]), //​[[https://​indico.desy.de/​indico/​event/​18951/​overview|Cargese 2018 International Summer School]], Corsica, July 2018//
   * [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2017_01_Japan_Lecture1.pdf|"​Introduction to Jet Substructure at the LHC"​]],​ [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2017_01_Japan_Lecture2.pdf|"​A New Angle on Jet Substructure"​]],​ [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2017_01_Japan_Lecture3.pdf|"​Introduction to Jet Physics from QCD"​]],​ [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2017_01_Japan_Lecture4.pdf|"​Jets at the Frontier of Perturbative QCD"​]],​ //​Theoretical and Experimental Issues on Jet Structure at Hadron Colliders, Kavli IMPU and KEK, January 2017//   * [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2017_01_Japan_Lecture1.pdf|"​Introduction to Jet Substructure at the LHC"​]],​ [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2017_01_Japan_Lecture2.pdf|"​A New Angle on Jet Substructure"​]],​ [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2017_01_Japan_Lecture3.pdf|"​Introduction to Jet Physics from QCD"​]],​ [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2017_01_Japan_Lecture4.pdf|"​Jets at the Frontier of Perturbative QCD"​]],​ //​Theoretical and Experimental Issues on Jet Structure at Hadron Colliders, Kavli IMPU and KEK, January 2017//
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 ===== Local Presentations ===== ===== Local Presentations =====
  
-  ​* [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2019_09_FacultyLunch.pdf|"Collision Course: ​ Particle Physics meets Machine Learning"]], MIT Physics Faculty Lunch, //September 2019//+ 
 +  ​"​Making the Cut - Job Searching During a COVID-19 Economy: A Panel Discussion",​ MIT Postdoctoral Association,​ //June 2020// 
 +  * "[[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2019_09_FacultyLunch.pdf|Collision Course: ​ Particle Physics meets Machine Learning]]", MIT Physics Faculty Lunch, //September 2019//
   * "The Nuts and Bolts of Academic Job Search",​ MIT Graduate Student Council, //July 2018//   * "The Nuts and Bolts of Academic Job Search",​ MIT Graduate Student Council, //July 2018//
   * "(B)SM Physics",​ Physics Graduate Student Lunch, //November 2016//   * "(B)SM Physics",​ Physics Graduate Student Lunch, //November 2016//
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 ===== Invited Seminars ===== ===== Invited Seminars =====
  
 +
 +  * "​[[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2020_06_TIFR_FreeMeson.pdf|The Hidden Geometry of Particle Collisions]]",​ TIFR, June 2020 (Virtual Talk)
   * [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2019_11_CaseWestern_QI.pdf|"​Quantum Algorithms for Collider Physics"​]],​ Case Western, November 2019 (informal talk)   * [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2019_11_CaseWestern_QI.pdf|"​Quantum Algorithms for Collider Physics"​]],​ Case Western, November 2019 (informal talk)
   * [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2019_10_Rice_Informal.pdf|"​Data-Driven Approaches to Jet Quenching"​]],​ Rice, October 2019 (informal talk)   * [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2019_10_Rice_Informal.pdf|"​Data-Driven Approaches to Jet Quenching"​]],​ Rice, October 2019 (informal talk)
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 ===== Additional Conferences/​Workshops ===== ===== Additional Conferences/​Workshops =====
  
 +  * No Talk, [[https://​indico.cern.ch/​event/​809820/​|ML4Jets 2020]], //NYU, January 2019// (Organizer)
   * [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2019_08_USATLAS_ML.pdf|"​Deep Learning (and Deep Thinking) in Collider Physics"​]],​ [[https://​indico.cern.ch/​event/​813845|US ATLAS Workshop]], //UMass Amherst, August 2019//   * [[http://​www.jthaler.net/​talks/​jthaler_2019_08_USATLAS_ML.pdf|"​Deep Learning (and Deep Thinking) in Collider Physics"​]],​ [[https://​indico.cern.ch/​event/​813845|US ATLAS Workshop]], //UMass Amherst, August 2019//
   * No Talk, [[https://​indico.cern.ch/​e/​boost2019|Boost 2019]], //MIT, July 2019// (Organizer)   * No Talk, [[https://​indico.cern.ch/​e/​boost2019|Boost 2019]], //MIT, July 2019// (Organizer)
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 ====== Research Grants ====== ====== Research Grants ======
  
 +  * MIT-Israel Zuckerman STEM Fund Award (with Tracy Slatyer, Tomer Volansky, and Yotam Soreq), "The Quest for Dark Matter Interactions",​ //MIT International Science and Technology Initiative, 2020-2021// ($25.5k)
 +  * PIER Hamburg-MIT Seed Project (with Gregor Kasieczka, Phil Harris, Andreas Hinzmann, Roman Kogler, Iain Stewart), "​Probing the Standard Model with Jet Substructure",​ //​Partnership for Innovation, Education and Research, 2019-2020// (€17k)
   * Quantum Information Science (QuantISED) Award (with Aram Harrow), "​Quantum Algorithms for Collider Physics",​ //U.S. Department of Energy, Office of High Energy Physics, 2018-2020// ($264k)   * Quantum Information Science (QuantISED) Award (with Aram Harrow), "​Quantum Algorithms for Collider Physics",​ //U.S. Department of Energy, Office of High Energy Physics, 2018-2020// ($264k)
   * Simons Fellowship, "​Theoretical Investigations In and Beyond the Standard Model",​ //Simons Foundation, 2018-2019// ($143k)   * Simons Fellowship, "​Theoretical Investigations In and Beyond the Standard Model",​ //Simons Foundation, 2018-2019// ($143k)
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   * Global Seed Fund Award (with Iain Stewart, Andre Hoang, and Gavin Salam), "​Probing a New Energy Frontier with Jets at the Large Hadron Collider",​ //MIT International Science and Technology Initiative, 2012-2013// ($15k)   * Global Seed Fund Award (with Iain Stewart, Andre Hoang, and Gavin Salam), "​Probing a New Energy Frontier with Jets at the Large Hadron Collider",​ //MIT International Science and Technology Initiative, 2012-2013// ($15k)
   * Early Career Research Award, "​Interpreting New Data from the Energy Frontier",​ //U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Science, 2011-2016// ($750k)   * Early Career Research Award, "​Interpreting New Data from the Energy Frontier",​ //U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Science, 2011-2016// ($750k)
-  * Affiliated postdocs and students supported by cooperative research agreement: //U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Science//, “Laboratory for Nuclear Science, High Energy Physics Program: Task C, Center for Theoretical Physics”+  * Cooperative Research Agreement, “Laboratory for Nuclear Science, High Energy Physics Program: Task C, Center for Theoretical Physics”, //U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Science//
 ====== Service ====== ====== Service ======
  
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 ==== Ph.D. Thesis Committees ==== ==== Ph.D. Thesis Committees ====
  
 +  * Joseph Johnston (Lindley Winslow & Joseph Formaggio), //in progress//
   * Gherardo Vita, (Iain Stewart), //in progress//   * Gherardo Vita, (Iain Stewart), //in progress//
   * Chih-Liang Wu, (Tracy Slatyer), //in progress//   * Chih-Liang Wu, (Tracy Slatyer), //in progress//
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 ==== MIT Faculty ==== ==== MIT Faculty ====
  
-  * MIT First-Year Advisor, //Fall 2019-Present//+  ​* [[https://​registrar.mit.edu/​faculty-curriculum-support/​faculty-curriculum-committees/​committee-curricula|MIT Faculty Committee on Curricula]] (Fall 2017-Spring 2020) 
 +  ​* MIT First-Year Advisor ​(Fall 2019-Spring 2020)
     * Class of 2023:  Richter Brzeski, Megha Maran, Catalina Monsalve Rodriguez, Dylan Weber     * Class of 2023:  Richter Brzeski, Megha Maran, Catalina Monsalve Rodriguez, Dylan Weber
-  * [[http://​web.mit.edu/​registrar/​subjects/​cmtes/​coc/​|MIT Faculty Committee on Curricula]],​ //Fall 2017-Spring 2018, Fall 2019-Present//​+
 ==== MIT Physics ==== ==== MIT Physics ====
  
-  * MIT Physics Promotion Committee (Fall 2019)+  ​* MIT Physics Qualifying Exam, Written Exam Grading Committee (January 2020) 
 +  ​* MIT Physics Promotion Committee (Fall 2019, Fall 2020, Chair: Fall 2020)
   * [[http://​web.mit.edu/​Physics/​research/​pappalardo/​index.html|MIT Physics Pappalardo Fellowships Executive Committee]] (Fall 2016-Fall 2017)   * [[http://​web.mit.edu/​Physics/​research/​pappalardo/​index.html|MIT Physics Pappalardo Fellowships Executive Committee]] (Fall 2016-Fall 2017)
   * MIT Physics Colloquium Committee (Spring 2010-Spring 2014, Chair: Fall 2012-Spring 2014)   * MIT Physics Colloquium Committee (Spring 2010-Spring 2014, Chair: Fall 2012-Spring 2014)
   * MIT Physics Graduate Academic Advisor (Fall 2017-present)   * MIT Physics Graduate Academic Advisor (Fall 2017-present)
 +    * Anticipated Ph.D. 2024:  Bruno Scheihing Hitschfeld, Stella Schindler
     * Anticipated Ph.D. 2022:  Eric Anschuetz, Samuel Leutheusser,​ Gregory Ridgway, Annie Wei, Ryan Weller     * Anticipated Ph.D. 2022:  Eric Anschuetz, Samuel Leutheusser,​ Gregory Ridgway, Annie Wei, Ryan Weller
     * Anticipated Ph.D. 2020:  Jasmine Brewer     * Anticipated Ph.D. 2020:  Jasmine Brewer
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 ==== MIT Laboratory for Nuclear Science ==== ==== MIT Laboratory for Nuclear Science ====
  
 +  * MIT LNS Advisory Group (Fall 2017, Spring 2020)
   * MIT LNS Colloquium Committee (Fall 2015-Spring 2018, Chair: ​ Fall 2017-Spring 2018)   * MIT LNS Colloquium Committee (Fall 2015-Spring 2018, Chair: ​ Fall 2017-Spring 2018)
-  * MIT LNS Advisory Group (Fall 2017)+
  
 ==== MIT Center for Theoretical Physics ==== ==== MIT Center for Theoretical Physics ====
  
-  * MIT CTP Faculty Search Committee (Fall 2017, Fall 2019Chair: Fall 2019)+  * MIT CTP Faculty Search Committee (Fall 2017, Fall 2019Chair: Fall 2019
 +  * MIT CTP Deputy Group Leader in High-Energy Physics (Spring 2020-present)
   * MIT CTP Visitor Coordinator (Fall 2016-present)   * MIT CTP Visitor Coordinator (Fall 2016-present)
   * MIT CTP Nuclear/​Particle Seminar Committee (Fall 2010-Fall 2016)   * MIT CTP Nuclear/​Particle Seminar Committee (Fall 2010-Fall 2016)
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 ==== External Mentoring ==== ==== External Mentoring ====
  
-  * Ilias Cholis, PI Academy for Research and Engagement, //Oakland University, Fall 2018 - present//+  * Ilias Cholis, PI Academy for Research and Engagement, //Oakland University, Fall 2018 - Fall 2019//
 ==== Workshop/​Conference Organization ==== ==== Workshop/​Conference Organization ====
  
 +
 +
 +  * General Member, Aspen Center for Physics (Summer 2020-Summer 2025)
 +    * Summer Program Committee (Summer 2021)
 +  * Topical Convener in Collider Physics, Snowmass Theory Frontier (July 2021)
 +  * Organizer, Fermilab Remote Workshop: ​ "​[[https://​indico.cern.ch/​e/​CMSOpenDataForTheorists|CMS Open Data for Theorists]]"​(September 2020)
   * Advisory Committee and Ombuds Team (with Ayana Arce), Hamburg Workshop: ​ "​[[https://​indico.cern.ch/​e/​boost2020|Boost 2020]]"​ (July 2020)   * Advisory Committee and Ombuds Team (with Ayana Arce), Hamburg Workshop: ​ "​[[https://​indico.cern.ch/​e/​boost2020|Boost 2020]]"​ (July 2020)
   * Advisory Committee, Mainz Workshop: ​ "​[[https://​indico.mitp.uni-mainz.de/​event/​199/​|Machine Learning for Particle Physics]]"​ (May 2020)   * Advisory Committee, Mainz Workshop: ​ "​[[https://​indico.mitp.uni-mainz.de/​event/​199/​|Machine Learning for Particle Physics]]"​ (May 2020)
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   * TheoryNet High School Physics Outreach   * TheoryNet High School Physics Outreach
     * Michael Wadness, Medford High School ​ (Fall 2012-Spring 2015, Spring 2018)     * Michael Wadness, Medford High School ​ (Fall 2012-Spring 2015, Spring 2018)
-    * Elaine Picard, Concord-Carlisle High School (Fall 2015-Spring 2016, Spring 2017)+    * Elaine Picard, Concord-Carlisle High School (Fall 2015-Spring 2016, Spring 2017, Spring 2020)
     * Michael Hirsh, Needham High School ​ (Spring 2010-Spring 2012)     * Michael Hirsh, Needham High School ​ (Spring 2010-Spring 2012)
  
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