MWPMW 18

The eighteenth annual Midwest PhlMath Workshop (MWPMW 18) will meet on the University of Notre Dame campus Saturday, October 14th and Sunday, October 15th, 2017.

If you would like to give a talk, please email a pdf of your talk or a substantial summary of it to Paddy (pblanche@nd.edu), Tim (tbays@nd.edu), Curtis (cfranks@nd.edu) and me (mdetlef1@nd.edu).

We would like to have all proposals for talks by September 6th so that we can set the program by mid September.

Talks should be 35--40 minutes in length, with 15--20 minutes left for discussion. 

This year, we're pleased to have Prof. Mark Wilson (Philosophy, University of Pittsburgh) and Dr. Karine Chemla (CNRS, SPHERE, UMR 7291, Université de Paris 7-Diderot) joining us.

Dr. Chemla will be giving us a talk titled: "Elements of a history of ideality in mathematics."

Professor Wilson's topic will be: "Classical Mechanics as a Paradigmatic Philosophical Problem"

Please check these pages for further updates.