Emergence, Effectiveness, and Equivalence in Physics

Starts:
1:00 pm on Friday, October 19, 2018
Ends:
5:00 pm on Friday, October 19, 2018
Location:
Photonics Center, Room 901-8 St Marys St
URL:
http://www.bu.edu/cphs/colloquium/
Contact Name:
Karen Sargent
The first colloquia for the Center for Philosophy and History of Science. Program: Towards a Theory of Emergence for the Physical Sciences Sebastian De Haro, University of Cambridge Emergence in Effective Field Theory and Quantum Gravity Karen Crowther, University of Geneva Equivalence and Emergence Within Dualities in Physics Jeremy Butterfield, University of Cambridge Formal Analogies and Theoretical Equivalence Doreen Fraser, University of Waterloo