Foundations of Physics: key publications

  • Bacciagaluppi, G. 2008. "The Statistical Interpretation according to Born and Heisenberg," in Christian Joas, Christoph Lehner, and Jürgen Renn (eds.), HQ-1: Conference on the History of Quantum Physics (Vols. I & II), MPIWG preprint series, Vol. 350 (Berlin: MPIWG), pp. 269-288.
  • Bacciagaluppi, G. 2007. "The Role of Decoherence in Quantum Mechanics," The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, Edward N. Zalta (ed.).
  • Bartlett, S. D., Rudolph, T., and Spekkens, R.W. 2007. "Reference frames, superselection rules, and quantum information," Reviews of Modern Physics 79, 555. arXiv:quant-ph/0608056v2
  • Bartlett, S. D., Rudolph, T., and Spekkens, R.W. 2006. "Dialogue Concerning Two Views on Quantum Coherence: Factist and Fictionist," International Journal of Quantum Information 4, 17. arXiv:quant-ph/0507214v2
  • Bartlett, S.D., Rudolph, T., Spekkens, R.W., and Turner, P.S. 2009. "Quantum Communication Using a Bounded-size Quantum Reference Frame," New J. Phys, 11, 063013. arXiv:0812.5040v2
  • Boileau, J.-C., Sheridan, L., Laforest, M., and Bartlett, S.D. 2008. "Quantum Reference Frames and the Classification of Rotationally-Invariant Maps," J. Math. Phys, 49, 032105. arXiv:0709.0142v2
  • Girelli, F., Liberati S., and Sindoni, L. 2009. "On the Emergence of the Lorentzian Signature and Gravity," Phys. Rev. D, 79 044019. arXiv:grqc/0806.4239
  • Girelli, F., Liberati S., and Sindoni, L. 2008. "Gravitational Dynamics in Bose Einstein Condensates," Phys. Rev. D 78 084013. arXiv:grqc/0807.4910
  • Girelli, F., and Poulin, D. 2008. "Quantum Reference Frames and Deformed Symmetries," Phys. Rev. D 77 104012. arXiv:gr-qc/0710.4393
  • Maroney, O.J.E. 2009. "Generalising Landauer's Principle," Physical Review E, 79: 031105. Information Processing and Thermodynamic Entropy," The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (Autumn 2009 Edition).
  • Price, H. 2008. "Toy Models for Retrocausality," Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics, 39(4): 752-761. arXiv:0802.3230v1
  • Price, H. 2006. “Recent work on the arrow of radiation.” In Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics, 37: 498-527.
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  • Price, H. 2004. “On the origins of the arrow of time: why there is still a puzzle about the low entropy past.” In Christopher Hitchcock, ed., Contemporary Debates in the Philosophy of Science, Blackwell, 219-239.
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  • Price, H. 2002. "Boltzmann's time bomb.," British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, 53: 83-119.
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  • Price, H., Bacciagaluppi, G. and Miller, D. 2008. "Time-symmetry in Quantum Mechanics," Special issue of Studies In History and Philosophy of Modern Physics, 39(4).
  • Price, H., Bacciagaluppi, G., and Miller, D. 2008. "Preface," Studies In History and Philosophy of Modern Physics, 39(4): 705-08.
  • Rickles, D. 2009. "Void Aint What it Used to Be," in J. Armleder, M. Copeland, G. Metzger, M-T. Perret and C. Phillpot (eds.), Voids, a Retrospective of Empty Exhibitions, JRP|Ringier Kunstverlag AG.
  • Rickles, D. 2008. The Ashgate Companion to Contemporary Philosophy of Physics, Ashgate.
  • Rickles, D. 2008. "Quantum Gravity: A Primer for Philosophers," in D. Rickles (ed.), The Ashgate Companion to Contemporary Philosophy of Physics, Ashgate, 262-382.
  • Rickles, D. 2008. "Advancing the Philosophy of Physics," in D. Rickles (ed.), The Ashgate Companion to Contemporary Philosophy of Physics, Ashgate, 4-15.
  • Rickles, D. 2008. "Who's Afraid of Background Independence," in D. Dieks (ed.), The Ontology of Spacetime II, Elsevier, 133-52.
  • Rickles, D. 2007. "Econophysics for philosophers," Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics, 38(4): 948-978.
  • Rickles, D. 2005. "“A new spin on the hole argument," Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics 36(3): 415-434.
  • Rickles, D. 2005. "Interpreting quantum gravity," Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics 36(4): 691-715.
  • Rickles D. and French, S. R. D. 2006. "Quantum Gravity Meets Structuralism: Interweaving Relations in the Foundations of Physics," In D. Rickles, S. French, and J. Saatsi (eds.) The Structural Foundations of Quantum Gravity, OUP.