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Program

Friday, 24 May

9:30 - 10:45 Invited Lecture: 
Sandu Popescu (Bristol)
"Each moment of time a new Universe"

Coffee Break

11:00 - 11:50 Contributed Talk: 
Neil Dewar (Oxford)
"The Aharonov-Bohm effect and non-locality"

11:50 - 12:40 Contributed Talk: 
Alexandru Manafu (Western Ontario)
"Piezoelectricity as a functional property"

Lunch Break

14:30 - 15:20 Contributed Talk: 
Doreen Fraser (Waterloo)
"Intertheoretic relations between statistical mechanics and particle physics"

15:20 - 16:10 Contributed Talk: 
Elay Shech (Pittsburgh)
"Phase Transitions and Essential Idealizations"

Coffee Break

16:30 - 17:45 Invited Lecture: 
Don Howard (Notre Dame) 
"Decoherence and Complementarity"


19:00 - 21:00 Conference Dinner
Saturday, 25 May

9:30 - 10:45 Invited Lecture: 
Robert Batterman (Pittsburgh)
"Autonomy and Scales"

Coffee Break

11:00 - 11:50 Contributed Talk: 
Karim Thébault (Munich)
"Time Remains"

11:50 - 12:40 Contributed Talk: 
Ioan Muntean (Fort Wayne) 
"Principles, Constraints, and Equivalence in String Theory"

Lunch Break

14:30 - 15:30 Einstein Symposium:  
"Communicating the Heisenberg relations: Niels Bohr and the forgotten Einstein-Rupp experiments"

15:30 - 16:30 Einstein Symposium
Carsten Held (Erfurt)
"Einstein’s Boxes, Once More"

Coffee Break

16:45 - 17:45 Einstein Symposium
Mircea Flonta (Bucharest)
"Eigentlich eine Ueberaschung? Einsteins Misstrauen gegenueber der Quantenmechanik"

17:45 - 18:45 Einstein Symposium
Don Howard (Notre Dame)
"Einstein als Wissenschaftstheoretiker"


Sunday, 26 May

9:30 - 10:45 Invited Lecture: 
Miklós Rédei (London) 
"Interdependence of independence, dependence and locality in relativistic quantum field theory"

Coffee Break

11:00 - 11:50 Contributed Talk: 
Gábor Hofer-Szabó (Budapest)
 "On the localization problem of the common cause"

11:50 - 12:40 Contributed Talk: 
Sorin Bangu (Bergen)
"A metaphysical lesson from the physics of the weak interaction"

Farewell
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Iulian D. Toader,
May 23, 2013, 7:28 AM
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