Lectures/Seminars delivered at other Institutes.

Year 2018

Within India:

  1. “Supersymmetry and e+ecolliders”, Talk presented at the conference ’Is SUSY the  best bunker to hide in’, in view of the data from LHC, Centre for High Energy Physics, Indian Institute of Science, May 10-13, 2018.
  2. “Women in Physics and Mathematics”, Evening talk given at the Summer School on Statis- tics and Mathematics for girl students, International Centre for Theoretical Sciences, TIFR Centre, Bangalore, May 9, 2018
  3. “Women in Physics and Mathematics”, Closing talk of the three week Vigyan Jyoti Program of the DST, for young women students conducted at Indian Institute of Technology, Powai, June 7, 2018.
  4. “Women in Physics and Mathematics”, Inaugural talk of the three week Vigyan Jyoti DST Program for young women students conducted at Indian Institute of Technology, Pallakad, April 28, 2018.
  5. Women and their role in STEM, Panel discussion on the Founders Day Celebrations of British Council in India on March 17, 2018.
  6. “Inaugural program of the ‘Gender in Physics’ Working Group of the Indian Physics Associ- ation, Panel Discussion: the way forward, March 10, 2018.
  7. “Science and Gender: Indian Story”, Talk given at the Course on Science Policy and General management at NIAS Bangalore, March 6, 2018.
  8. “Gender Parity in Science in India:  status, goals and action plan”, Talk presented at the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Trivendrum for the International Day for Girls and Women in Science. The talk was given on February 20, 2018.
  9. χ˜0, B.R. (h → invis) and future colliders.”, In House Symposium, Centre for High Energy Physics, February 16, 2018.
  10. “Diversity and Excellence in Science”, Discussion meeting on Diversity and Excellence in Science organized by the Deutsche Forschunggemeinschaft, February 15, 2018.
  11. “Women in Science: Mathematics/Physics”, Opportunities and Challenges for Women in STEM, SERB/DST workshop at Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra, January 24, 2018.
  12. “Women in Mathematics and Physics”, Annapoorna Maharana Memorial Lecture, Ramadevi Univeristy, Bhubaneswar, January 16, 2018.

Outside India:

  1. “ Higgs and top window to the BSM ”, Talk given at MASS 2018, Conference held at South Denmark University, Odense, Denmark, ( Just for this talk the url of the slides and the talk is given as an example: http://cp3 origins.dk/events/meetings/mass2018/mass2018-talks)
  2. “Women in Physics in Asia:  Challenges and Prospects”,  Invited presentation at the April meeting of the American Physical Society, Columbus, Ohio, USA, April 17, 2018.

Year 2017 – 2018

Within India:

  1. “Physics at the Electron-Positron Colliders”, 25 th International Conference on Supersym- metry and Unification of Fundamental Interactions, Mumbai, India, December 11-15, 2017.
  2. “Whither Colliders: way ahead”, Colloquium in the IOP colloquium series in memory of Prof.
  3. Durga Prasad Roy, Institute of Physics, Bhubaneswar, November 24, 2017.
  4. “BSM status report and remaining hopes for the LHC”, National Institute of Science Educa- tion and Research, Jatni, Odisha, November 23, 2017.
  5. “ Challenges for Women Scientists”, Sensitisation Workshop on Technological Empowerment of Women, Indian Institute of Technology, Gauhati, Nov. 3-4, 2017.
  6. ‘Women Scientists and Entrepreneurs: Game Changers Driving Science for New India”, Pan- elist, Women Scientists and Entrepreneurs Conclave, India International  Science Festival, Chennai, October 15, 2017.
  7. “Heart  of Matter:   how do we know what lies within?”,  University Science Club Lecture, Savitribai Phule University, Pune, October 14, 2017.
  8. “Women in Mathematics and Physics ”, Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education, V.G. Kulkarni Memorial Lecture, September 21, 2017.
  9. “ Heavy Flavour Production as the probe of Gluon Sivers Function”, Light Cone 2017: Fron- tiers on Light Front Hadron Physics, 18-22 September, Mumbai University, India.
  10. “Whither  Colliders: way ahead”, National Seminar on Particles, Detectors and Instrumenta- tion: 3, 2017”,September 4-7, 2017, TIFR,  Mumbai.
  11. “Status of Particle Physics: After  the Nobel  Prizes of 2013 and 2015, Indian Institute  of
  12. Technology, Ropar, Invited talk on the occasion of Physics Day, India, August 19, 2017.
  13. “Writing about Women in Science”, Workshop on Science Writing,  Indian Academy of Sci- ences, Bangalore,  August 2-10, 2017 AND December 4-9, 2017.
  14. “BSM Status Report: remaining hopes for BSM at LHC run II”, Harish Chandra Research Institute, Allahabad, Colloquium, July 31, 2017.
  15. “Women in Mathematics and Physics”, Colloquium in IISER, Pune, March 31, 2017.

Outside India:

  1. “ BSM Status report and remaining hopes at LHC run II” University of Monash, Clayton, Australia, September 14, 2017.
  2. “Women in Mathematics and Physics ”, Chancellor’s Colloquium, University  of Monash, Clayton, Australia, September 13, 2017.
  3. “ BSM Status report and remaining hopes at LHC run II”, Univ. of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia, September 12, 2017.
  4. “Women in STEM: status and goals for India ”, Panel discussion in SAGE symposium, Brisbane, Australia, September 5, 2017.
  5. “ BSM Status report and remaining hopes at LHC run II”, Talk  presented at NIKHEF, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June 7, 2017.
  6. “ BSM Status Report and remaining hopes for LHC run II”, Plenary talk at Blois 2017, 29th
  7. Reccontres de Blois, Particle Physics and Cosmology, May 27 – June 3, 2017.
  8. “Systematics of photon-photon hadronic cross-sections ”, Plenary review talk at Photon 2017, CERN, Geneva, May 22-26, 2017.
  9. “ Higgs Phenomenology, Key note address delivered at the ALPINE  LHC Physics Summit”, Austria, April 17-22, 2017.
  10. “Status of particle Physics: in light of Nobel Prizes in Physics 2013 and 2015 ”, Public lecture Delivered in Muscat, Sultanate of Oman, March 11, 2017.
  11. “ Standard Model”, a set of seven lectures delivered at SQU, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman, March 5-10, 2017.
  12. “Higgs boson and Physics Beyond Standard Model”, Lecture delivered on the occasion of the
  13. Julius Wess Award at the Karlsruhe Institute  of Technology, Karlsruhe, Germany, March 3,2017.

Year 2016 – 2017

Within India:

  1. “Laboratory observables to probe CP (mixing) in the Higgs sector using the ttH  process at the LHC”,  Talk given at Sunilfest, December 13, 2016.
  2. “Top observables and the BSM”,  Talk  given at the regional meeting on HEP at IISER, December 3, 2016.
  3. “Top properties and the BSM”, Talk given at CKM meeting, TIFR,  November 30, 2016.
  4. “Goals and Strategies for Gender Equity in Science: The Indian Story”, Talk given at INDO- UK-Australian meet on Women in STEMM, November 28, 2016.
  5. “Whither  onwards with the LHC pp run?”, Talk given at the Special meeting of the Task Force on India’s participation in CMS and Alice, September 2, 2016.
  6. “Noether’s theorem and Particle Physics”, Talk presented at the Discussion meeting ‘Legacy of Emmy Noether’ at the International Centre for Theoretical Sciences, August 28, 2016.
  7. “Whither:  whether/where/wither Colliders?”, Colloquium at HRI, August 19, 2016.
  8. “Writing about Women in Science”,Talk presented in Science Writing  Workshop held by Current Science, June 25, 2016.
  9. “Implications  of the  750 GeV excess  for future colliders”, Talk  presented at the one day meeting on 750 GeV excess: LIA-ICTS  joint meeting at ICTS, Bangalore, May 5, 2016.
  10. “Importance of ILC for Particle Physics’, Talk presented in the Discussion meeting on ILC physics at IUAC, April 29, 2016.
  11. “Need for a Institute Forum on Women in Science, Education and Research”, Talk presented at the Inaugural meeting of the WISER (Women in Science, Education and Research) forum in IISc, April 2, 2016.
  12. “The  750 GeV diphoton resonance:  a new light on the horizon?”  Talk at the meeting on Frontiers in High Energy Physics (FIHEP),  Chennai, March 24, 2016.
  13. “The 750 GeV diphoton resonance: a new light on the horizon?”,Colloquium in ICTS, March 2016. (Also seminar in CHEP, IISc, April 13, 2016)
  14. “New Physics via Top Observables’, Top Meeting, Physical Research Laboratory, March 17, 2016.
  15. “Of Constants, Variables and Type casts- Programing Diversity in Science” at Tata Infosys: Discussion meet on Women in Science, March 14, 2016
  16. “Gender Parity in Science in India: Status, Goals and Action plan, Talk at ISI on International Women’s day, ISI, Bangalore, March 8, 2016.
  17. “Physics Nobels 2013/2015”, Talk at the first Chandigarh Science Congress,  February 29, 2016.
  18. “Physics Nobels 2013/2015”, C V Raman Memorial lecture, Alumni meet of Institution  of Engineers, February 28, 2016.
  19. “Physics Nobels 2013/2015: Implications for particle physics and Society?” , Talk for Science Day at Rewa University, Bangalore, February 27, 2016.
  20. “New Colliders: whither with colliders at the dawn of LHC- Run II”, Talk in the Instructional Workshop at Harishchandra  Research Institute, Allahabad, February 19, 2016.
  21.  “Women in Science:  how to increase their numbers?”, Talk in the Panel discussion at the EDU-Conclave by New Indian Express, February 10, 2016.
  22. “The 750 GeV diphoton resonance:  will it light up the particle world?”, Seminar at IMSc, Chennai, February 9, 2016.
  23. “The 750 GeV diphoton resonance:  will it light up the particle world?”, Seminar at IISER, Pune : January 29, 2016.

Outside India:

  1. “Gluphilic  scalar DM”,  Journal Club Talk at LAPTH,  Annecy, France, November 2, 2016.
  2. Evening talk “Women in Physics” at the HERAUS Seminar: LHC The High Energy LHC- In- terplay between precision measurements and searches for new physics,Bad Honnef, Germany, October 19, 2016
  3. “Supersymmetry: Theory perspective after LHC run-II”, Talk given at the HERAUS Seminar: LHC The High Energy LHC- Interplay between precision measurements and searches for new physics, Bad Honnef, Germany, October 19, 2016.
  4. “Women in Physics and Mathematics”, ICTP Colloquium: The Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ASICTP),  Trieste, Italy, October 12, 2016.
  5. “Laboratory observables to probe CP (mixing) in the Higgs sector using the ttH  process at the LHC”,  HEP Seminar at ASICTP, Trieste, Italy, October 13, 2016.
  6.  “Whither:   where, whether or wither colliders”, HEP theory seminar at ASICTP,  Trieste, October 3, 2016.
  7.  “Higgs and Top interplay”,  Talk  presented at Higgs Days 16: Theory meets Experiment, Santander, Spain, September 20, 2016.
  8.  “Summary and Outlook:  Collider Physics”, Plenary talk presented at PASCOS: Particles, Astorphysics, Strings and Cosmology, ICISE, Quy Nhon, Vietnam, July 16, 2016.

Year 2015 – 2016

Within India:

  1. “Status of Particle Physics: after the Nobel prizes 2013, 2015′, Talk presented at the TWASROSCASA International Conference on ‘Frontiers in Scienti_c Research’, December 22, 2015.
  2. “Chameleon Neutrinos: Physics Nobel Prize 2015′, Colloquium at the Raman Research Institute,
  3. November 5, 2015, Bengaluru.
  4. “Chameloeon Neutrinos: Physics Nobel Prize 2015′, Talk on physics Nobel prize of 2015 organized by Pi-Delta-Alpha: student association of Physics Department, Indian Institute of Science, November 4, 2015.
  5. “Women in Science: Indian perspective, DWIH workshop: woman empowerment in a globalised world, a meeting held by Max Planck Society and the German House of Resarch and Innovation, November 23, 2015.
  6. “Plagiarisation in Scienti_c Writing’, Talk presented at the ‘UGC national conference on Ethical Issues in Scienti_c Writing’, Maharani College, Bengaluru, September 4, 2015.
  7. Higgs and all that’, Popular talk at the Marathi language association Snehadhara, Bengaluru, April 1, 2015
  8. `Gender equity: Status, goals and strategies’, talk at the Electronics & Radar Development Establishment, LRDE, Bangalore, March 13, 2015.
  9. `Gender equity: Status, goals and strategies: sciences, Talk at the annual Women’s day celebrations of DRDO, March 9, 2015
  10. `Whither after the Higgs Nobel?’: Talk at the 4th NIAS-DST training program for women scientists, February 23, 2015.
  11. `Gender equity: Status, goals and strategies’, Talk at National Centre for Cell Sciences, March 5, 2015.
  12. “ Women in Science : Indian Scene ‘, Talk at National Institute of Advanced Studies, in the
  13. NIAS-DST training program for women scientists.
  14. “Women in STEM : Indian scene’, Introductory talk given at the STEM meeting held by British Council and the Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi, Feb 12, 2015.
  15. “Panelist in a Panel discussion on \Fix the Organisation- relates to gender mainstreaming through institutional transformation” in the event Global Education Dialogues: South Asia Series 2015 on Women and Leadership – the Absent Revolution Feb 10-11, 2015, Delhi,British Council
  16. `Quo Vadis: Particle Physics after the Higgs discovery?’, Keynote address given at the ‘Indo French Seminar onWomen in Science through CEFIPRA’, IISC, Bangalore, February 4. 2015.
  17. “ Higgs Boson: Discovery and Beyond’, IPA-DAE C.V. Raman Lecture, Mount Carmel College, Bangalore, January 23, 2015.
  18. CP (mixing) in VBF,VH and ttH’, Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics, January 8, 2015.
  19. Higgs Discovery and Beyond’, Keynote address delivered at the Indian Women’s Science Congress, Mumbai University, January 4, 2015.

Outside India:

  1. `’CP mixing in the Higgs sector in ttH’: talk presented at the Conference: ‘Key Aspects of Exploring Roads to Uni_cation’, IPMU, Tokyo, Japan, March 26, 2015.


Year 2014 – 2015

Within India:

1]“Discovery of the Higgs boson and Beyond”, Invited plenary talk presented at the Indian Science Congress, Jammu, February 6, 2014.

2]“How do we know what lies within?”, Invited talk given at the Raman Memorial Confernece, Physics Department, Pune University, Pune, Feburary 8, 2014.

3] “Where to: After LHC 8?”, Discussion meeting on EWSB and Flavours in the light of LHC, IIT Guwahati, Feb. 20-22, 2014.

4] “Higgs : the Nobel Prize”, Talk given at the Nobel evening, IISc, 26 February 2014.

5] “Discovery of the Higgs Boson and Beyond” , Trends in Physics, Utkal University and Odisha Bigyan Academy, Bhubaneswar, March 8, 2014.

6] “Gender Equity: Status, goals and strategies”, Talk given at the Indian Institute of Horticultural Research, March 17, 2014.

7] “After the Higgs”, ‘Sawal-Jawaab’, Outreach Program held by TIFR, Hyderabad, March 22, 2014.

8] “Preliminary Remarks: Physics case for the ILC in light of the LHC”, Indo-Japan ILC meeting in IIT(B), March 24, 2014.

8] “Higgs: the Nobel Prize”, talk given at the Jawaharlal Nehru Planeterium in the Summer Lecture Program, May 31 2014.

8] ” Career Balance and interaction with Role models: Panel Discussion”, NIAS, September 9, 2014.

9] “ Rutherford to LHC: What lies within?’, two talks given at Karnataka State Women’s University, Bijapur, September 19 , 2014.

10] “Beyond the Standard Model: Through the Higgs Portal”, DAE-Raja Ramanna Lecture, Jawharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR), October 21, 2014.

11] Four Lectures on ‘Standard Model’ at the Asia Europe Pacific School on High Energy Physics (AEPSHEP) : November 5-November 8, 2014.

12] “Peering at the heart of matter with accelerators: Synergy between accelerators and  HE/NP’, Talk presented at the meeting on ‘Particle Accelerators: Science, Technology and Applications’ at Mumbai University, November 29, 2014.

13] “Whither Colliders: After LHC 7/8 TeV”, Invited plenary talk presented at the XXI DAE-BRNS High Energy Physics Symposium 2014, IIT, Guwahati, December 12, 2014.

14] “ Beyond the Higgs Boson : through the Higgs portal”, S.N. Bose medal lecture of the Indian National Science Academy, Presented at the Annual meeting of the Indian National Science Academy, December 20, 2014.

15] “Ruherford to LHC: how do we know what lies within”, Two talks given at the Academy Refresher Course on ‘Foundations of Physics’, organized by Indian Women Scientists Association, December 21, 2014.

16]“Higgs Discovery and After ”, Talk given at the INFOSYS Awards function, Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education, HBCSE, Mumbai, December 22, 2014.

Outside India:

1] “News on HVV and Htt”, Hunting for a non standard higgs sector, Centro de Ciencias de Benasque, Spain, April 16, 2014.

2] “Collider probes of SUSY: where do we go from here in SUSY searches?”, Lectures at the Pre School, SUSY2014: The 22nd International Conference on Supersymmetry and Unification of Fundamental Interaction, Manchester University, July 14-18, 2014.

3] “CP violation in the Higgs sector at the LHC”, International conference on new frontiers in Physics, August 6, 2014, Kolymbari, Greece.

4] “CP mixing in VBF, VH and ttH”, CMS (exotics) meeting”, CERN, September 29, 2014.

5] “Standard model: Theory”, Talk in the ICFA seminar on Future Perspectives in High Energy Physics”, Beijing, October 29, 2014.

Year 2013 – 2014

Within India:

1]“New boson! What does it mean?”, Invited plenary talk presented at the Indian Science Congress, Kolkata, January 4, 2013.

2]“ Concluding talk” , XX DAE symposium, Viswabharati University, Santiniketan, January 14-18, 2013.

3]“Higgs and all that!”, Talk presented on the occasion of Science Day, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai, February 28, 2013.

4]“BSM and LHC”, Talk presented at the meeting on Particle Physics at the Cross Roads held in Delhi by Univ. Edinburgh, Delhi, February 12-15, 2013.

5]“New boson! What does it mean?”, Talk given at the meeting of the High Energy Material Society of India, Sriharikota, March 5, 2013.

6]“New boson! What does it mean?”, Talk given at the Mount Carmel College, Bangalore, IASc workshop on ‘Women in Science: Career in Science’, March 9, 2013.

7]“Story of the Standard Model and the Higgs Boson”, Special lecture to Summer fellows in Bangalore under the science education panel summer program, June 13, 2013, Bangalore.

8]“Linear Collider: Idea and Status, Post ‘Higgs’ Discovery”, June 12, 2013, The worldwide event for the release of the RDR for the ILC, CHEP, IISc, Bangalore.

9] “Gender equity: status, goals and strategies”, talk presented at the INSA-AASSA workshop on Women in science, education and research, September 24, 2013, INSA, Delhi.

10] “Probing the Higgs and BSM through the HVV vertex at the LHC”, Thursday Seminar, September 26, 2013, Theoretical physics department, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai.

11] “Heart of matter: How to determine what lies therein”, September 28 2013, Department of Physics, Bangalore University, Bangalore.

12]“Top Polarization in third generation squark decays”, Talk presented at the “Workshop on Status of Supersymmetry and Dark Matter”, 3 October 2013, CHEP, IISc.

13]“Light neutralino in the light of LHC data on SUSY and Higgs”, Talk presented at the “Workshop on Status of Supersymmetry and Dark Matter”, 5 October 2013, CHEP, IISc,

14] “Physics at the LHC in the context of CEFIPRA”, talk at the session on ‘Knowledge generation through technology’ at the Indo French Technology Summit, 23 October 2013, Delhi.

15]“Higgs : the discovery”, October 10, 2013, Indian Institute of Science, Education and Research, Pune

16] “Implications of a 125 GeV Higgs for the SM and the BSM”, Monday Seminar, October 14, 2013, Indian Institute for Science, Education and Research, October 14, 2013.

17] “Nobel for the Higgs mechanism: is it THE Higgs boson?”, Department of Physics, Bangalore University, October 26, 2013.

18] “Electroweak symmetry breaking: the Higgs physics”, 9 Lectures at the SERC school Theoretical Physics, November 11-20, 2013, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur.

19] “From Rutherford to LHC and Beyond”, December 19, 2013, Foundation day lecture at the Inter University Accelerator Centre, New Delhi.

20]“Implications of the LHC results for the SM and the BSM”, December 25, 2013, Talk presented at the National Strings meeting at the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur.

Outside India:

1] “Probing the Higgs and beyond through HVV vertex at the LHC”, Talk presented in Taipei, Taiwan, at Workshop on Higgs Physics and Beyond, Apr 8–10, 2013.

2] “ HVV (V = W/Z) vertex at the LHC via VBF and VH”, Talk presented at Pheno-2013 in Pittsburgh, USA, May 6-8, 2013.

3] “ Probing the Higgs and beyond through HVV vertex at the LHC, ” Univ. of Hawaii, Hawaii, May 16, 2013.

4] “Probing the Higgs and beyond through HVV vertex at the LHC”, Seminar at NIKHEF, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, July 8, 2013.

5] “Implications of the 125 GeV Higgs”, International Center for Interdisciplinary Science and Education (ICISE), Quy Nhon, Vietnam, August 13, 2013.

6] “ Higgs Physics”, Four lectures given at the Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy, August 20-23, 2013.

7] “Top polarization in third generation squark decays”, SUSY 2013, The Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics, August 29, 2013.

8] “Probing the Higgs and Beyond via the HVV vertex at the LHC, 13 September 2013, Talk presented at SCALARS 2013, Department of Physics, University of Warsaw.

9] “New physics: SUSY and NonSUSY and top properties”, September 18, 2013, Top 2013, held at Durbach, Germany (Talk presented via Skype from Bangalore).

Year 2012 – 2013

Within India:

1] “Gender Equity: Status, Goals and Strategies”, Talk at Indian Science Congress – 99, Genesis – XI Symposium, Science and Technology for inclusive innovation: Role of Women, Bhubaneswar, January 4, 2012.

2] “Femtoworld and Engineers”, Talk presented at the Technovanza: a science and technology festival at the Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute, (VJTI), Mumbai. February 5, 2012.

3] “Peering at the Heart of Matter with Accelerators: Synergy between Accelerators technology and NP/HEP”, Talk given at the ‘NIAS-DST training programme for women scientists and Technologists: new technologies and their implications, Feb. 27, 2012.

4] “Glimpses of the Femtoworld at the LHC”, Talk presented at National Science Day, National Aeronautical Laboratory, Bangalore, India, Feb. 28, 2012.

5] “The LHC: Microscope and telescope of the world of elementary particles”, Talk presented at the ISRO National Conference for Women Employees, ISRO, Ahmedabad, March 9, 2012.

6] “BSM and Higgs: Lessons from lHC so far?”, CHEP symposium, Centre for High Energy Physics, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, March 10, 2012.

7] “Women in Science & Engineering: Global Perspectives on Challenges and Opportunities” (WSEGPCO-2012) to be held at MITS University, Sikar, Rajasthan, 28th March, 2012. (Presented remotely).

8] “Theoretical significance of the new boson discovery at the LHC”, Talk given at the Indian National Science Academy, August 8, 2012.

9] “Higgs signal and SM/BSM”, Plenary talk presented at the Top Higgs meeting at the Centre for High Energy Physics, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, August 24, 2012.

10] “Theoretical significance of the new boson discovery at the LHC”, Public talk given at the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, on the occasion of the `Top Higgs meeting’ August 25, 2012.

11] “Rutherford to LHC”, Talk given at the Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum, Bangalore,August 30, 2012.

12] “Engaging Women in Science in South Asia: Indian Perspective”, Talk presented at the Summit of the South Asian Academies of Science, Delhi September 7, 2012.

13] `Theoretical significance of the new boson discovery at the LHC’Institute Colloquium, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, September 10, 2012.

14] “Role of precision predictions in gaining a perspective of the Higgs signal and its implications”, at the ICTS discussion meeting, `Scattering without space time’, Bangalore, Sep. 24, 2012,

15] ‘Rutherford to LHC’. Talk at the Ambedkar Institute of Technology, Bangalore, September 29, 2012.

16] “Significance of the recent discovery of a new boson at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC)”, Department of Physics, University of Kashmir, Srinagar, October 4, 2012.

17] “Significance of the recent discovery of a Higgs boson at the LHC”, National Immunology Institute (NII) foundation day lecture, October 6, 2012.

18] “Higgs and all that: we have discovered a boson: what next?”, Talk at the Higgs-fest at the Inter University Consortium of Astrophysics and Astronomy (IUCAA), October 11, 2012.

19] “We have found a new boson: what next?” Talk given at the Annual meeting of the Indian Academy of Science, Bangalore, held in Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology, Deharadun, November 3, 2012.

20] “We have found a new boson: what next?”, Institute of Mathematical Sciences, IMSc, Frontiers in High Energy Physics (FHEP), Chennai, FHEP, Chennai, December 10, 2012.

21] “We have found a new boson: implications for BSM?” Indian String Meeting, Puri, December 17, 2012.

22] “We have found a new boson: what does it mean?” Abhyankar Memorial Lecture, Vijnanvardhini, Garware College Pune, December 27, 2012.

Outside India:

1]“LHeC: probing the HWW vertex”, DIS 2012, Bonn, December 27, 2012.

2] “Recent progress for the LC: polarization and precision calculations”, (Talk given by Webex) at the `Joint ACFA Physics / Detector Workshop and GDE meeting on Linear Collider: KILC12′, Daegu, Korea, 27 April 2012.

3] A course of 6 lectures: “Introduction to the Standard Model”, at the CERN lecture program for Summer students, CERN, Geneva, Switzerland, July 4-12, 2012.

4] “The Standard Scalar: in view of the LHC results”, Talk presented at the International Conference on Beyond The Standard Model of Particle Physics, Quy Nhon, Vietnam, July 19, 2012.

5] A course of 9 lectures “BSM through the window of Electro Weak Symmetry Breaking”, at the “XVIII VIETNAM SCHOOL OF PHYSICS (VSOP-18)”, Quy Nhon, July 23 – July 31, 2012.

6] “Higgs physics and SM/BSM in light of the LHC data”, Plenary talk given at SUSY 2012: the 20th International Conference on Supersymmetry and Unification of Fundamental Interactions, August 15, 2012.

7]“Women in Science : an Indian perspective”, Talk presented at a session on Women in Science on the occasion of SUSY 2012: 20th International Conference on Supersymmetry and Unification of Fundamental Interactions, August 17, 2012.

8]“We have found a new boson: what is it?”, Talk in Science CLub, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida.

Year 2011 – 2012

Within India:

1] “Top polarisation and SM/BSM”, August 19, 2011, Joint DHEP/DTP seminar, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai.

2] “LHC and the heart of matter!”, September 23, 2011, ‘CNR Rao Hall of Science Physics programme for students and teachers’, JNCASR, Bangalore.

3] “Top polarisation and SM/BSM”, November 14, 2011, Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai.

4] “BSM: need, expectations for its scale and lessons from early LHC”, Colloquium in the Frontiers of Particle Physics series , November 15, 2011, Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai.

5]“Accelerators and Elementarity”, Plenary talk given at an IMI conference “Amazing Particles and Light”, December 16, 2011.

6] “BSM and Higgs: Lessons from LHC so far?”, Colloquium, December 26, 2011, Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics, Kolkata.

Outside India:

1) “Higgs and the PDFs”,talk given at the PDF4LHC meeting at CERN, Geneva, March 7, 2011.

2) “Top polarisation: Its probes and probing Exotic Physics with it”, Theory meets experiment: ATLAS meeting of top property group and exotics, March 7, 2011.

3)“Top polarisation at colliders” CERN Theory Colloquium, March 9, 2011, CERN, Geneva.

4)“Top polarisation and BSM”, Emerging opportunities for the International Linear Collider, University of Oregon, March 16-19, 2011, Oregon, USA.

5)“International collaboration in Mega Science Projects: Indian Perspective” March 23, 2011, APS Annual meeting, Dallas, USA.

6)“Top polarisation at colliders”, March 25, 2011, The Dutch National Seminar in Theoretical High-Energy Physics, NIKHEF, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

7) “Top quark polarisation and BSM physics”, Institute of Theoretical Physics, University of Warsaw, April 18, 2011, Warsaw, Poland.

8)“Total cross-sections at high energies”, University of Cracow, April 19, 2011, Cracow, Poland.

9)“Top polarisation at colliders and BSM”, Particle Physics colloquium, April 28, 2011, Nijmegen University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands.

10)“BSM: Motivations and lesssons from LHC”, Colloquium, May 4, 2011, University of Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands.

11)“Top polarisation at colliders and BSM”, May 16, 2011, Bonn University, Bonn, Germany.

12)“Top polarisation at colliders and BSM”, May 24, 2011, Karlsruhe University, Karlsruhe, Germany.

13)“Supersymmetry and extra dimensions: a review”, Plenary talk at `Particle Physics and Cosmology’, 23 rd Recontre de Blois, May 30, 2011, Blois, France.

14)“Top and BSM at Les Houches”, June 17, 2011, Les Houches Workshop on Physics at TeV colliders, Les Houches, France.

15) “Top polarisation at colliders and BSM”, June 29 2011, Aachen University, Aachen, Germany.

16) “Revisiting Higgs Constraints at Tevatron”, June 28 2011, University pf Dortmund, Dortmund, Germany.

17)“Standard Model”, set of six lectures, July 11- July 15, 2011, CERN summer student program, CERN, Geneva, Switzerland.

18)“Indian particpation CERN and contribution of John Ellis to it”, Talk given at the 65th Birthday Celebration of John Ellis, November CERN, Geneva, Switzerland.

19) “Hadronic backgrounds from gamma-gamma processes”, Plenary talk at the Linear Collider meeting, `Understanding QCD at Linear Colliders’, September 17, 2011, Trento, Italy.

20)“LHC: SM and BSM”, Summary talk at the Amsterdam Particle Physics Symposium: theory and experiment in the LHC era, December 2, 2011, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Year 2010 – 2011

Within India:

1] `Higgs at LHC’, Talk presented at the 11 th Workshop on High Energy Physics Phenomenology, Physical Research Laboratory, Ahmedabad, India, (January 2, 2010).

2]’Heart of Matter’, ‘Probing the Femto World at the LHC’, two lectures given at the Indian Insitute of Technology, Powai, orgnanised by the Student Association of Physics Department, Feb 26, 2010 and March 9, 2010.

3] Eight hour lecture course of lectures on Deep Inelastic Scattering, Indian Institute of Technology, Powai, Mumbai, (Four saturdays between Feb 27 and March 23, 2010.)

4] `Women in Science- Panel discussion’ , Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai, (March 9, 2010).

5] `Probing the Femtoworld with LHC’, Centre for Basic Sciences, Mumbai University, Mumbai, (March 16, 2010).


1] `Top polarisation probes and top anomalous couplings’, Talk given at the ‘International Linear Collider Workshop 2010 LCWS10 and ILC10′ (March 29, 2010).

2] `Top polarisation at colliders’, Insitute of High Energy Physics, Beijing University, Beijing, (March 30, 2010).

3]’CP and spin measurement of the Higgs boson’, plenary talk at the Higgs Hunting Workshop, Orsay, (30 July 2010).

4] `Introduction to Supersymmetry and the MSSM’, Lectures given at the Corfu Summer Institute, Corfu, Greece, August 29 — September 5, 2010.

5]’Top polarisation at colliders’, Seminar at the Laboratoire de Physique Subatomique et de Cosmologie , Grenoble, France, (October 1, 2010).

6] `Hadronic backgrounds from gamma gamma processes’, Talk given at the WLC2010 – International Workshop on Linear Colliders 2010, (Ocotber 19, 2010).

7] `How can India Contribute ?’ at the conference ‘ ICTP After 45: Science and Development for a Changing World’, ASICTP, (November 9, 2010).

8] ‘WWH coupling at the LHeC’, Talk presented at the Third Workshop on LHeC at Chavannes de Bogis, (November 12 2010).

9] `Top polarisation at colliders’, Seminar at the Laboratoire de Physique Theorique d’Annecy le Vieux, France, (November 23, 2010).

10]`Total cross sections at very high energies’, Workshop on Hadron-Hadron & Cosmic-Ray Interactions at multi-TeV Energies, ECT*-Trento, Italy, (Nov. 30, 2010).

11] `Hadronic backgrounds due to two photon processes at linear colliders ‘, Talk at ‘LC10 – New Physics: complementarities between direct and indirect searches’, Frascati, (December 3, 2010).

12] `Top polarisation at colliders’, Talk presented at the Topical Workshop on LHC Physics at the NCTS, Taipei, Taiwan (Presented via skype, December 8, 2010).

Year 2009 – 2010

Within India:

1] “Physics at the LHC” , Colloquim at the Physical Research Laboratory, Ahmedabad, January 28, 2009.

2]“CP studies and CP violation in Higgs-sector at LHC”, Physical Research Laboratory, Ahmedabad, 29 January, 2009. (Seminar).

3]“Minimum Bias Physics at the Large Hadron Colliders”, Physical Research Laboratory, Ahmedabad, 30 January, 2009. (Seminar).

4]“Accelerators and High Energy Physics”, Miranda House, Delhi University, New Delhi, Feb. 2, 2009. (Invited talk at the Symposium).

5]“Accelerators in High Energy Physics”, Department of Physics, Mother Teresa Women’s University, Kodaikanal, March 2009 (Invited lecture presented to students at Physics Quest, 2009).

6]“Probing the CP properties of the Higgs at Colliders”, School of Physical Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, April 22, 2009. (Seminar)

7]“Heart of Matter”, Sahyadri School (One of the Krishnamurthy Foundation schools), Rajgurunagar, June 18, 2009. (Special lecture for students).

8] “Women Scientists in India”, August 7, 2009, (Lecture for Citizens at the Nightingales Elders Enrichment Centrer, Bangalore).

9] “World of particles: Heart of Matter”, Department of Physics, Bhagwan Mahaveer Jain College, Bangalore, September 3, 2009.

10]“Probing the CP properties of the Higgs at colliders”, Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai, September 29, 2009. (Seminar).

11]“Women in Science: Women in Mathematics”, Advances in Mathematics: Focus on Women in Mathematics, October 7, 2009, Mathematics Department, Jawaharlal Nehru University. (Panelist).

12] “Top polarisation at the LHC and Tevatron” October 22, 2009, LHC Physics Workshop, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai. (Invited talk).

13]“Probing the Femtoworld with the LHC”, October 31 2009, Physics Department, University of Mumbai. (Special Lecture for students).

14]“Colliders and their physics: past, present and future: …LHC,ILC..”, December 7, 2009, (Keynote address at the LHC and New Frontiers of Particle Physics, Workshop at Calcutta University, December 7-9, 2009.)

15]“Dictionary of LHC signatures”, December 16, 2009, Workshop on LHC from data to theory, Indian Institute of Advanced Studies, Shimla, Dec. 15 — Dec.20, 2009.
(Invited talk).

16]“Top Polarisation”, December 18, 2009, Workshop on LHC from data to theory, Indian Institute of Advanced Studies, Shimla, Dec. 15 — Dec.20, 2009. (Invited talk).


1]“CP Violation in the Higgs-sector at Future Colliders” Workshop on LHC to future Colliders, CERN, February 16, 2009. (Invited talk in the prgoram)

2]“Energy Dependence of total hadronic cross-sections”, Department of Nuclear and Particle Physics, Aristotle University at Thessaloniki, February 27, 2009. (Seminar)

3]“Top polarisation and top-antitop resonances at the LHC”, Institute for Physics and Mathematics of the Universe, Kashiva Campus, March 18, 2009. (Invited talk at the Workshop on Spin and mass determination at the LHC).

4]“Supersymmetry and Supersymmetry searches at the Colliders”, May 9-10, 2009, Course of three lectures given at the ‘School on Particle Physics and Cosmology’, Oran, Algeiers, May 5-10, 2009.

5] “SUSY and New Physics at Photon Colliders”, May 11,2009, Photon 2009, Hamburg,Germany, May 11-16, 2009.(Invited talk).

6]“Top Polarisation at the LHC and the Tevatron”, May 25, 2009 at CERN Top Theory Institute, CERN, May 18 – June 7, 2009. (Invited talk).

7]“Use of Polarisation at the ILC”, September 24, 2009, LC09, Perugia, Italy, Sep. 20-24, 2009 (Invited talk).

Year 2008 – 2009

Within India:
1] Probing the CP properties of the Higgs at Colliders, Feb. 15, 2008, Tata Institute for Fundamental Research, Mumbai.

2] CP property of the Higgs-sector and colliders, Indian Institute of Technology, Gauhati, Feb. 22, 2008.

3] Phenomenology at LHC, Indian Institute of Technology, Gauhati, Feb. 21, 2008.

4] “Women in Science in India and the WiS Panel of the Indian Academy of Sciences”, Panel discussion at the National Conference for showcasing cutting edge science and technology by women, March 8, 2008, New Delhi.

5] ”Standard Model of Particle Physics (and beyond) at LHC/ILC”, March 20, 2008, Colloquim Presented at National Institute of Oceanography, Goa.

6] “Glimpses of Femtoworld: High Energy Physics”, Lady Doac College, Madurai, July 18, 2008, (On the occasion of the inauguration of the UGC research centre at the Physics Department in the college).

7] ”Women in Science and Technology Education and Career”, July 24, 2008, Talk presented at the training workshop for Executives at NIAS, Bangalore.

8] “QCD at LHC”, Workshop on Hadronic matter at high density and low x physics, International Centre, Goa, Sep. 2 to Sep. 6, 2008.

9] “The Art and Science of the Large Hadron Collider”, Oct. 4, 2008, National Collge, Bangalore.

10] “Aniticipating Physics at the LHC”, Inter University Centre for Astrophysics and Astronomy, Aug. 26, 2008.

11] “The Large Hadron Collider: What, why and how?”, talk at Central College, Nov. 22, 2008.

12] “Glimpses of the Femptoworld” 29th Nov. 2008, S.D… College, Allapuzza.

13] “CP violation at the LHC”, Dept. of Physics and Astronomy, Delhi University, Nov. 18, 2008.

14] “The Large Hadron Collider: What, why and how?”, Instructional Workshop on LHC, IISER-Kolkata, Dec. 19, 2008.

15] “CP studies and CP violation in Higgs-sector at LHC.”, Dec. 21 2008, Physics Retreat, Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai.


1] “CP studies and CP violation in Higgs-sector at LHC”, Kavali Institute of Theoretical Physics, Santa Barbara, USA, June 6 2008.

2]’Probing the CP properties of the Higgs in e+ e- –> t tbar Phi’, ECFA Linear Collider Workshop, Warsaw University, 11 June 2008.

3] “Top production at the Tevatron/LHC and nonstandard, strongly interacting spin one particles”, ICHEP08, Univ. of Pensylvania, Philadelphia, July 31, 2008.

4] “CP violation at the LHC”, LNF, INFN, Frascati, Italy, Oct. 24, 2008.

5] “Total cross-sections at the LHC”, First International Conference on Multiparton Interactions, MPI08@LHC, Univ. of Perugia, Perugia, Italy, Oct. 27, 2008.

Year 2007 – 2008

Within India:

1]“ TeV scale phenomenology at the LHC”, Strings to LHC – I, Jan.2 , 2007

2] “Glimpses of Physics at the heart of the matter”, Christ Church College, Bangalore, Jan 12, 2007.

3] “Particle Physics: past, present and future”, Hyderabad Univ., Feb. 2, 2007.

4] “Current trends of Research in Physical Sciences and Participation of Women in the same”, Feb. 10, 2007.

5] “Physics at the Large Hadron Collider”, Colloquim at the Raman Research Institute, March 15, 2007.

6] “Physics at the TeV Energy Colliders”, Physics Department, University of Delhi, March 24, 2007.

7] “Three lectures on applications of Fourier analysis to problems in Quantum Mechanics and Electrodynamics”, Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda University, Belur Math, Kolkata, May 14– May 19, 2007.

8]“Glimpse of the Femtoworld”, Christ Church Junior College, Aug. 17, 2007 Bangalore.

9] “Relevance of QCD for LHC”, Harishchandra Research Institiute, Allahabad, Nov. 25, 2007.

10] ”SUSY and Colliders – I and II”, Two lectures, Strings to LHC– II: Advanced School, held at Fireflies Ashram, Bangalore, Dec. 15 — 16, 2007.

11]“CP property of the Higgs at the Colliders”, Strings to LHC — II : Conference’, Fireflies Ashram, Bangalore, Dec. 19, 2007.


1]“ Probing CP property of the Higgs boson using associated production of a top anti-top pair in association with a Higgs boson in electron positron collisions”, DESY, Hamburg, Germany, June 1, 2007.

2]“Anomalous VVH interactons ”, DESY, Hamburg, Germany, June 3, 2007.

3] “Tau polarisation and neutralino DM: mSUGRA and SUSY-GUTs”, DESY, Hamburg, Germany, June 3, 2007.

4]“CP violation in Supersymmetry and the Higgs sector”, School of Physics and Astronomy, Univ. of Southampton, Southampton, England, June 7, 2007.

5]“CP violation in the Higgs Sector and SUSY”, Les Houches, France, June 25, 2007.

6]“Probing the CP property of the Higgs at the ILC”, The Galileo Galilei Institute for Theoretical Physics (GGI), Florence, Greece, Italy, Sept. 12, 2007.

7]“CP property of the Higgs at the ILC”, Aristotle University of Thesssaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece, Sept. 25, 2007.

8] “Probing CP violation in the Higgs sector at the LHC?”, First Artemis Annual Meeting, Chalkidiki, Greece, Sept. 28, 2007.

9] “ Heart of Matter (Glimpses of femtoworld) ”, SPVM National Conference and Workshop on High Energy Physics, Bohol, Phillipines, October 24, 2007.

10] “Physics at the LHC and the ILC”, SPVM National Conference and Workshop on High Energy Physics, Bohol, Phillipines, October 26, 2007.