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About wuthrich

I am a philosopher of physics at the University of Geneva.

Talk: Erik Curiel

Beyond Spacetime and the Geneva Symmetry Group are happy to present an online talk by Erik Curiel next week: Thursday, 30 April 2020, at 16:15 over ZOOM: Erik Curiel (LMU Munich): On the mathematical, physical, and conceptual cogency of quantum … Continue reading

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Talks: Alexander Blum and Stefano Furlan

The Geneva Symmetry group is happy to present a week with two talks, a more formal one by Alexander Blum (Max Planck Institute for the History of Science Berlin) and an informal seminar by Stefano Furlan (Geneva and Max Planck … Continue reading

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Call for applications: Junior fellowship in philosophy of physics, Geneva

Call for Applications: JUNIOR FELLOWSHIP in PHILOSOPHY OF PHYSICS University of Geneva The Geneva Symmetry Group at the University of Geneva’s Department of Philosophy solicits applications for a six-months junior visiting fellowship for advanced PhD students, starting 1 August 2020 … Continue reading

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Call for applications: Research Assistant (12.5%) in project ‘Cosmology Beyond Spacetime’

The Geneva Symmetry Group at the University of Geneva’s Department of Philosophy solicits applications for a 3-year position as research assistant (12.5%), starting as soon as possible. The position is funded by the John Templeton Foundation grant ‘Cosmology Beyond Spacetime’. … Continue reading

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Talks: Juliusz Doboszewski

Juliusz Doboszewski (Bonn) will be visiting the Geneva Symmetry Group (GSG) this week. The GSG is happy to present two talks by him, a more formal talk on Wednesday, and an informal seminar on Thursday (abstracts below): Wednesday, 18 December … Continue reading

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Talks: Flavia Padovani

Flavia Padovani (Drexel University) will be visiting the Geneva Symmetry Group (GSG) next week. The GSG is happy to present two talks by her, a more formal talk on Wednesday, and an informal seminar on Thursday (abstracts below): Wednesday, 27 … Continue reading

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Guest seminar: Vincent Lam

The MA seminar in Epistemology of Science taught by Baptiste Le Bihan and Christian Wüthrich will host a guest speaker this week: Vincent Lam (Bern) He will be discussing structural model errors as they arise in nonlinear models. As preparation, … Continue reading

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Talk this week: Nadja El Kassar

Nadja El Kassar (University of Zurich/ ETH Zurich) will be visiting the Geneva Centre for Philosophy of Science this week. We are happy to present her talk this Wednesday (abstract below): Wednesday, 23 October 2019, at 18:15 in Room L208 … Continue reading

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Talks: Laura Felline

Laura Felline ( Rome 3) will be visiting the Geneva Symmetry Group (GSG) next week. The GSG is happy to present two talks by her, a more formal talk on Wednesday, and an informal seminar on Thursday (abstracts below): Wednesday, … Continue reading

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Job: Scientific Collaborator

Call for Applications: SCIENTIFIC COLLABORATOR in the project ‘To and Fro: Scientific Metaphysics at Physics’s Frontiers’ University of Geneva The Department of Philosophy in Geneva solicits applications for a research position (‘collaborateur scientifique’), starting 1 September 2019 or as soon … Continue reading

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