Principles in Physics

from Monday, March 27, 2023 (9:00 AM) to Wednesday, March 29, 2023 (6:00 PM)
Bergische Universität Wuppertal (O.07.24)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
Mar 27, 2023
Mar 28, 2023
Mar 29, 2023
AM
9:00 AM
Session (until 11:00 AM) (O.07.24)
9:00 AM Operational Theories as Structural Realism - Emily Adlam   (O.07.24)
10:00 AM Quantum computers and the future of quantum physics - David DiVincenzo   (O.07.24)
11:00 AM --- Coffee break ---
11:25 AM
Session (until 12:35 PM) (O.07.24)
11:25 AM Are Physics Principles Needed to Justify Theories in Space-time & Gravity? - J. Brian Pitts   (O.07.24)
12:00 PM The Meaning of Quantum Mechanics as a Principle Theory - Iulian Toader   (O.07.24)
9:00 AM
Session (until 11:00 AM) (O.07.24)
9:00 AM The Life Cycle of Scientific Principles - Enno Fischer (Ruhr-Universität Bochum)   (O.07.24)
10:00 AM *Prinzipienfuchser*. On Einstein's Use of Principles In Physics - Marco Giovanelli   (O.07.24)
11:00 AM --- Coffee break ---
11:25 AM
Session (until 1:45 PM) (O.07.24)
11:25 AM Dreams of a Physics Without Lagrangians: The Long S-Matrix Programme - James Duncan Fraser   (O.07.24)
12:00 PM Axioms as Principles: The Case of Quantum Field Theory - Michael Stöltzner (USC)   (O.07.24)
12:35 PM A Functional Classification of Physical Principles, Illustrated by the Theory of Relativity - Samuel Fletcher (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities)   (O.07.24)
PM
12:40 PM Welcome   (O.07.24)
1:00 PM
Session (until 3:00 PM) (O.07.24)
1:00 PM Consistency as a principle in the search for new theory - Karen Crowther   (O.07.24)
2:00 PM Which principles should we follow when developing a quantum theory of gravity? - Astrid Eichhorn   (O.07.24)
3:00 PM --- Break ---
3:30 PM
Session (until 5:50 PM) (O.07.24)
3:30 PM Covariance, Equivalence and Locality: Reconsidering The Methodological Lesson from General Relativity - Guy Hetzroni (The Open University of Israel)   (O.07.24)
4:05 PM The Principle of Complete Positivity and the Open Systems View - Michael Cuffaro (Munich Center for Mathematical Philosophy)   (O.07.24)
4:40 PM The reverse side of the BRST coin: String-localized quantum field theory - Karl-Henning Rehren (Institute for Theoretical Physics, Göttingen University)   (O.07.24)
5:15 PM Vague ideas - Márton Gömöri   (O.07.24)
12:35 PM --- Lunch break ---
2:00 PM
Session (until 4:00 PM) (O.07.24)
2:00 PM Analyticity - Alexander Blum   (O.07.24)
3:00 PM tba - Andi Weiler   (O.07.24)
4:00 PM --- Coffee break ---
4:25 PM
Session (until 5:35 PM) (O.07.24)
4:25 PM Cassirer’s Theory of Physical Principles and the Route to Schrödinger’s Undulatory Mechanics - Benedetta Spigola (University of Roma Tre)   (O.07.24)
5:00 PM The global principle of relativity - Jochum Van Der Bij (Albert Ludwigs Universitaet Freiburg (DE))   (O.07.24)
7:30 PM --- Dinner ---