Research

My complete c.v. is here.

BOOK
Quantum Ontology: A Guide to the Metaphysics of Quantum Mechanics. Oxford: Oxford University Press (2016).

PAPERS
Paper titles link to the relevant journal site; you may need a subscription. Preprint links take you to versions on the PhilSci Archive or stored locally, which may differ slightly from the published versions.

Inferring Particles, forthcoming in Metascience. [Preprint]

Quantum Mechanics and its (Dis)Contents, forthcoming in J. Saatsi and S. French (eds.), Scientific Realism and the Quantum. Oxford: Oxford University Press. [Preprint]

On the Status of Primitive Ontology, forthcoming in S. Gao (ed.), Collapse of the Wave Function. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. [Preprint]

(With Don Fallis) Toward a formal analysis of deceptive signalling, forthcoming in Synthese. [Preprint]


Holism and Time Symmetry, Quanta 5: 95–92 (2016).

In Search of Local Beables, International Journal of Quantum Foundations 1: 215–229 (2015). [Preprint]
 
Interpretations of Quantum Mechanics, in J. Fieser and B. Dowden (eds.), The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy (2015).

Bell’s theorem, Realism, and Locality, XI International Ontology Congress, San Sebastian, Spain (October 2014). [Preprint]

Measurement and Metaphysics, in S. Gao (ed.), Protective Measurement and Quantum Reality. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 93–106 (2014). [Preprint]

Retrocausal Quantum Mechanics: Maudlin's Challenge Revisited, Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics 44: 442–449 (2013).  [Preprint]
 
 
Dimension and Illusion, in A. Ney and D. Albert (eds.), The Wavefunction. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 110–125 (2013). [Preprint]
 
 
Credence and Self-Location, Synthese 175: 369–382 (2010). [Preprint]
 
A Note on the Doomsday Argument, Analysis 70: 27–30 (2010). [Preprint]
 
Probability, Self-Location, and Quantum Branching, Philosophy of Science 76: 1009–1019 (2009). [Preprint]
 
Reply to Papineau and Durà-Vilà, Analysis 69: 86–89 (2009). [Preprint]
 
How Bohm’s Theory Solves the Measurement Problem, Philosophy of Science 74: 749–760 (2007). [Preprint]
 
Towards a local hidden variable theory, Foundations of Physics 37: 1461–1469 (2007).
 
Empty Waves in Bohmian Quantum Mechanics, British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 58: 787–803 (2007). [Preprint]
 
Uncertainty and Probability for Branching Selves, Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics 38: 1–14 (2007). [Preprint]

Quantum Sleeping Beauty, Analysis 67: 59–65 (2007). [Preprint]
 
Conspiracy Theories of Quantum Mechanics, British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 57: 359–381 (2006). [Preprint]
 
GRW: A Case Study in Quantum Ontology, Philosophy Compass 1: 224–244 (2006).
 
Interpreting Spontaneous Collapse Theories, Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics 36: 165–180 (2005). [Preprint]
 
Life in Configuration Space, British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 55: 713–729 (2004). [Preprint]
 
Quantum Mechanics and Ordinary Language: The Fuzzy Link, Philosophy of Science 70: 1437-1446 (2003). [Preprint]
 
 
Counting Marbles: Reply to Critics, British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 54: 165-170 (2003).
 
Why the Pessimistic Induction is a Fallacy, Synthese 129: 371-380 (2001).
 
What is it like to be Schrödinger’s cat?, Analysis 60.1: 22-29 (2000).
 
Quantum Mechanics, Orthogonality and Counting, British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 48: 313-328 (1997).

GRW and the Tails Problem, Topoi 14: 23–33 (1995).