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

PoP 2012

16th Annual Philosophy of Physics Conference

Philosophical Perspectives on Mathematics and Physics, May 19, 2012

 

Speakers

Janet Folina, Philosophy Department, Macalester College: “Poincaré and the Invention of Convention”

Michael Friedman, Philosophy Department, Stanford University: “Kant on Space, Geometry, and the Foundations of Physics”

Amit Hagar, Philosophy Department, Indiana University: “Counting Steps: A New Approach to Objective Probability in Physics”

James Mattingly, Philosophy Department, Georgetown University: “Internal versus External Critiques of Conventionalism”

 

 

Organizer: Robert DiSalle

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.