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Thomas Ryckman

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Thomas Ryckman

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Recent Talks:

“Hermann Weyl: symbolic construction from the purely infinitesimal and gauge invariance", Conference Hundred Years of Gauge Theories, Physikzentrum, Bad Honnef, Germany, July 31, 2018.

"Understanding gauge: Rovelli and Weyl", VIII Conference on Quantum Foundations: Quantum Logic & Quantum Structures, Universidad CAECE, Buenos Aires, Argentina, November 22, 2018.

"From spacetime to gauge (and back?)", First Chilean Conference on the Philosophy of Physics, Centro de Estudios Avazados y Extensión PUCV, Santiago, November 30, 2018.

"Einstein's 'God letter' (to E. Gutkind, 3 January 1954): Context, Content, Controversy", Instituto de Filosophia, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, Valparaíso, Chile, November 19, 2018; The Battery, San Francisco, November 2, 2018; & Pace Gallery, Palo Alto, October 25, 2018.

"A Critical Look at Inflationary Cosmology", 2015 Alberto Coffa lecture in the Department of History and Philosophy of Science, Indiana University, Bloomington; April 10, 2015.

"Antinomies of Eternal Inflation", Conference "Quantum Antinomies and Reality", Collège de Physique et de Philosophie, Fondation des Treilles, Tourtour, France; June 5, 2015.

 

books

 
Thomas Ryckman
2017
 
Thomas Ryckman
with Zellig Harris and Michael Godfried
Boston Studies in Philosophy of Science 1987

Featured Articles

Co-authored with Michael Friedman, Alan D. Schrift (ed)
The History of Continental Philosophy 3
UChicago Press 2011
Co-authored with Katherine Brading
Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics 39
2008