Philosophy of physics; foundations of quantum mechanics, relativity theory and thermal physics, the role of symmetry principles in physics.
About this Fellow
Philosophy of language, logic, epistemology; ancient philosophy; determinism, freedom and moral responsibility
- Professor of Philosophy, University of Oxford; Senior Research Fellow, All Souls College
Philosophical aesthetics, including the philosophy of music and architecture; social and political philosophy
Links between logic and semantics, including model-theoretic definitions of mathematical constructions, formal semantics for sentences with scope peculiarities, the logic of Ibn Sina and its semantic foundations
The history of philosophy, especially c.500 – c.1700, with a focus on Boethius, Anselm and Abelard, but including philosophers up to Leibniz