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Olivia Castellini

About Olivia Castellini

Dr. Olivia Castellini knows how to make science fun. A physicist by training, she creates award winning exhibits and experiences at the Museum of Science and Industry (MSI) in Chicago, making science and cutting –edge research accessible and engaging for all. Olivia excels at translating complex topics into relatable experiences on everything from nanotechnology and math to music and sports. She was part of the core creative team behind Science Storms, MSI's 26,000sq.ft. exhibition about the amazing science which underlies natural phenomena. She holds a Ph.D. in physics from the University of Wisconsin, Madison and a B.A. in music and physics from DePauw University. In addition to her science career, Olivia is an accomplished musician, model, athlete and actor.