Rebecca K. Leane
MIT Center for Theoretical Physics

New Physics Searches with the Sun

Dark Interactions in Neutron Stars

Dark Matter Model Building

Galactic Center GeV Excess


Photo by Dan Hooper



Lectures

1.  

Dark Matter Model Building

Guest Lecture, MIT graduate course "8.811: Particle Physics II". December 2017
Blackboard notes, 120 mins


Conference Talks, Seminars, and Colloquia

50.   Upcoming
Invited Talk, Aspen Winter Conference on Particle Physics, Aspen CO, USA. March 2020
49.   Indirect Detection of Dark Matter in the Galaxy (Upcoming)
Invited Overview Talk,
3rd World Summit on Exploring the Dark Side of the Universe, Guadeloupe, France. March 2020

48.   Upcoming
Invited Seminar, U. Mass Amherst, Amherst MA, USA. December 2019
47.   The Hunt for Dark Matter: Hints and New Searches
Invited Seminar, Boston University, Boston MA, USA. November 2019
46.   The Hunt for Dark Matter: Hints and New Searches
Invited Seminar, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park CA, USA. October 2019
45.   Dark Matter Strikes Back at the Galactic Center
Invited Seminar, Texas A&M University, College Station TX, USA. October 2019
44.   Dark Matter Strikes Back at the Galactic Center
Invited Seminar, MIT Center for Theoretical Physics, Cambridge MA, USA. September 2019
43.   Interplay of Collider and Indirect Searches for Dark Matter
Invited Plenary Talk, DM@LHC 2019, Seattle WA, USA. August 2019
42.   Dark Matter Strikes Back at the Galactic Center
Invited Seminar, Perimeter Institute, Waterloo ON, Canada. June 2019
41.   Dark Matter Strikes Back at the Galactic Center
Invited Talk, Aspen Center for Physics, Aspen CO, USA. June 2019
40.   Dark Matter Strikes Back at the Galactic Center
Invited Seminar, University of Chicago/KICP, Chicago IL, USA. April 2019
39.   Dark Matter Strikes Back at the Galactic Center
Invited Seminar, Brown University, Providence RI, USA. April 2019
38.   Dark Matter Strikes Back at the Galactic Center
Invited Seminar, Fermilab, Batavia IL, USA. March 2019
37.   Dark Matter Strikes Back at the Galactic Center
Invited Seminar, Brandeis University, Boston MA, USA. March 2019
36.   Dark Matter Strikes Back at the Galactic Center
Invited Seminar, Princeton University, Princeton NJ, USA. February 2019
35.   Dark Matter Strikes Back at the Galactic Center
Invited Talk, TRIUMF Dark Matter Workshop, Vancover BC, Canada. February 2019
34.   A Tour of the Universe: The Hunt for Dark Matter
Invited Colloquium, University of Melbourne, Melbourne VIC, Australia. December 2018
33.   Tricking Non-Poissonian Template Fitting: Dark Matter Hiding at the Galactic Center?
Parallel Talk, DESY Theory Workshop, Hamburg, Germany. September 2018
32.   Tricking Non-Poissonian Template Fitting: Dark Matter Hiding at the Galactic Center?
Seminar, University of Melbourne, Melbourne VIC, Australia. September 2018
31.   Point Sources at the Galactic Center
Parallel Talk, IDM 2018, Providence RI, USA. July 2018
30.   GeV-Scale Thermal WIMPs: Not Even Slightly Dead
Parallel Talk, IDM 2018, Providence RI, USA. July 2018
29.   GeV-Scale Thermal WIMPs: Not Even Slightly Dead
Parallel (Invited) Talk, PASCOS 2018, Cleveland OH, USA. June 2018
28.   GeV-Mass Thermal WIMPs: Not Even Slightly Dead
Parallel Talk, Pheno 2018, Pittsburgh PA, USA. May 2018
27.   GeV-Mass Thermal WIMPs: Not Even Slightly Dead
Invited Seminar, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena CA, USA. April 2018
26.   GeV-Mass Thermal WIMPs: Not Even Slightly Dead
Invited Seminar, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley CA, USA. April 2018
25.   GeV-Mass Thermal WIMPs: Not Even Slightly Dead
Invited Seminar, Michigan Center for Theoretical Physics, Ann Arbor MI, USA. April 2018
24.   GeV-Mass Thermal WIMPs: Not Even Slightly Dead
Invited Seminar, Dartmouth University, Hanover NH, USA. April 2018
23.   GeV-Mass Thermal WIMPs: Not Even Slightly Dead
Seminar, University of Melbourne, Melbourne VIC, Australia. January 2018
22.   Novel Signatures of Dark Matter in the Sky
Invited Seminar, MIT Center for Theoretical Physics, Cambridge MA, USA. September 2017
21.   Phenomenology of Particle Dark Matter
PhD Completion Seminar, University of Melbourne, Melbourne VIC, Australia. March 2017
20.   Dark Matter Theory and New Searches
Invited Talk, CAASTRO-CoEPP Joint Workshop, Melbourne VIC, Australia. January 2017
19.   Novel Signatures of Dark Matter in the Sky
Invited Talk, TRIUMF, Vancouver BC, Canada (remote). December 2016
18.   Impact of Mass Generation for Simplified Dark Matter Models
Invited Talk, ATLAS Astroparticle Forum Plenary Meeting, CERN Geneva (remote). November 2016
17.   Unitarity and Gauge Invariance in Dark Matter Models
Invited Seminar, CETUP Dark Matter Workshop, Deadwood SD, USA. July 2016
16.   Dark Forces in the Sky: Signals from Z' and the Dark Higgs
Invited Seminar, CCAPP, Ohio State University, Columbus OH, USA. June 2016
15.   Unitarity and Gauge Invariance in Dark Matter Models
Invited Seminar, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati OH, USA. May 2016
14.   Dark Forces in the Sky: Signals from Z' and the Dark Higgs
Invited Seminar, UC Riverside, Riverside CA, USA. May 2016
13.   Dark Forces in the Sky: Signals from Z' and the Dark Higgs
Invited Seminar, UC Irvine, Irvine CA, USA. May 2016
12.   Dark Forces in the Sky: Signals from Z' and the Dark Higgs
Parallel Talk, Pheno 2016 Symposium, Pittsburgh PA, USA. May 2016
11.   Dark Forces in the Sky: Signals from Z' and the Dark Higgs
Invited Seminar, University of Melbourne, Melbourne VIC, Australia. April 2016
10.   Dark Matter at the LHC
Invited Seminar, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park CA, USA. October 2015
9.   Dark Matter at the LHC
Invited Seminar, CCAPP, Ohio State University, Columbus OH, USA. September 2015
8.   Dark Matter at the LHC
Invited Seminar, Fermilab, Batavia IL, USA. September 2015
7.   Dark Matter at the LHC
Invited Seminar, Vanderbilt University, Nashville TN, USA. September 2015
6.   Dark Matter at the LHC: EFTs and Gauge Invariance
Parallel Talk, SUSY2015, Lake Tahoe CA, USA. August 2015
5.   Dark Matter at the LHC: EFTs, Gauge Invariance and the Mono-W
Invited Seminar, University of Melbourne, Melbourne VIC, Australia. August 2015
4.   Dark Matter at the LHC: EFTs and Gauge Invariance
Geoff Opat Seminar Series, University of Melbourne, Melbourne VIC, Australia. April 2015
3.   Leptophilic Dark Matter with Z' Interactions
Parallel Talk, CoSPA2014, Auckland, New Zealand. December 2014
2.   Leptophilic Dark Matter with Z' Interactions
Contributed Talk, RESCEU APCosPA Summer School, Matsumoto, Japan. July 2014
1.   Dark Matter and the Universe
Invited Talk, St Edmund’s Academic Talks Series, University of Cambridge, UK. June 2013



Postdoctoral Researcher in the Center for Theoretical Physics at MIT.



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Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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