James Kakalios

James Kakalios proudly shows off his "scientist" pipe to the crowd

Public Speaker

In addition to speaking on his research on amorphous/nanocrystalline mixed phase thin films and fluctuation phenomena in complex systems, James Kakalios is a highly sought after speaker on The Physics of Superheroes, and The Amazing Story of Quantum Mechanics. His trademark wit penetrates the yawning atmosphere of public speaking platforms for an incredibly funny, immersive learning experience.

“…his trademark wit penetrates the yawning atmosphere of public speaking platforms for an incredibly funny, immersive learning experience.”

He has given talks at high schools and colleges and universities, as well as such venues as The Library of Congress, the American Physical Society, the 92nd St. Y (New York City), the Aspen Center for Science, the Comic Con International (San Diego), The National Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, the first National USA Science and Engineering Festival (Washington DC), Town Hall (Seattle), the Adler Planetarium (Chicago), and W00tstock (Minneapolis). He has also spoken to private organizations such as Exxon, Medtronic, and Microsoft.

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