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

LMP 2010

May 9-10, 2010

Keynote Address

Kevin Kelly, Carnegie Mellon University

Ockham’s Razor and Truth

Papers

Gemma Murray, Cambridge University, “Is Quantum Mechanics about Quantum Information?”

Ryan Samaroo, Oxford University, “On the Constitutive Basis of General Relativity”

Bryan Roberts, Pittsburgh University, “How to Time-reverse a Quantum System”

Jim Binkoski, University of Massachusetts, “Geometry, Fields, and Spacetime”

William B. D’Alessandro, University of Illinois-Chicago, “Explanatory Circles and the Psychology of Explanation in Mathematics”

Alex Koo, University of Toronto, “A Challenge for the Indexing Argument Against Mathematical Realism”

Hanti Lin, Carnegie Mellon University, “A Logical Theory of Belief without Certainty”

Organizers

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.