UoB BMVP Tom Pashby workshop: Time in Quantum Physics

21 June 2018, 11.00 AM - 21 June 2018, 5.00 PM

Tom Pashby, Sean Gryb, Karim Th├ębault, Bryan Roberts, Tony Short, Lucy James

Verdon Smith Room Royal Fort House

Tom Pashby profile pictureThis Research Workshop will bring together the Bristol philosophy and foundations of physics community as well as members of the UK philosophy of physics community. Talks will include Bristol staff in Physics and Philosophy as well as Pashby.  This topic, a major research interest of his, fits closely with active interests of Popescu and Short in the Physics dept., as well as Thébault.

Schedule:

11:00 - 12:00
Observables and Time in Quantum Cosmology
Sean Gryb (Bristol) and Karim Thébault (Bristol)
 
12:00-13:30
Lunch Break
 
13:30 - 14:30
Time Observables in Classical and Quantum Mechanics.
Tom Pashby (Chicago) and Bryan Roberts (LSE)
 
14:30 - 15:30
Indefinite Causal Structures via Post-Selection
Tony Short (Bristol)
 
15:30 - 1600
Coffee Break
 
16:00 - 17:00
Time and Laws of Nature
Lucy James (Bristol)