Philosophy of Logic, Math and Physics: Graduate Conference, June 5-6, 2014

LMP 2009

April 22-23 2009


David Malament (UC Irvine)

“On the Status of the ‘Geodesic Principle’ in General Relativity”


Rodney Parker (University of Western Ontario)
“Husserl and the Logic of Contents”

Ryan Beaton (University of Toronto)
“Making Sense of Quine on Mathematics”

Daniel Harris (City University of New York)
“A Logic For Talking About Things That Don’t Exist”

Elise M. Crull (University of Notre Dame)
“Realism vs. the Pessimistic Meta-Induction, Scene II: from Fermi’s theory to universal weak interactions”

Samuel C. Fletcher (University of California, Irvine)
“A Stop on the Hard Road to Determinism: Cases from Classical Mechanics”

Daniel Peterson (University of Michigan, Ann Arbor)
“Beauty, Books, and Identity: A Response to Lewis’s Quantum Sleeping Beauty Problem”

Bryan Roberts (University of Pittsburgh)
“Group Structural Realism”



Emerson Doyle and Nicolas Fillion

2017 Keynote Speaker

Doreen Fraser is a professor of philosophy at the University of Waterloo. Her research is largely in the philosophy of quantum field theory, but extends to broader issues such as analogies in physics and the applicability of mathematics.