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PIAF Workshop in Quantum Foundations

Sydney :: 1—3 February 2008


This workshop was the first research meeting of the new Perimeter Institute — Australia Foundations (PIAF) project. The PIAF project links the Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics in Canada to an Australian network of researchers at the University of Sydney, the University of Queensland, and Griffith University.


Conference photo

[Thanks to Robin Blume-Kohout for the photo — click on it for a bigger version]

Speakers

Robin Blume-Kohout, Eric Cavalcanti, Carl Caves, John Corbett, Chris Fuchs, Lucien Hardy, Steve Jones, Owen Maroney, Dean Rickles, Jason Semitecolos, Rob Spekkens, Ward Struyve, Joan Vaccaro, Steve Weinstein, Hans Westman, Ken Wharton & Howard Wiseman.

Audio and slides

MP3 recordings of all sessions, and slides from some of the talks, are currently available here.

Program

The pre-workshop list of titles and abstracts is accessible here.


Fri 1 Feb
Sat 2 Feb
Sun 3 Feb
9—9:30 Coffee
9:30—10:25 Spekkens Semitecolos
Corbett
10:30—11:25 Blume-Kohout
Cavalcanti
Westman
11:30—12:25 Wharton Jones
Vaccaro
12:25—1:50 Lunch
1:50—2:45 Hardy
Struyve
Caves
2:50—3:45 Weinstein
Maroney Fuchs
3:45—4:05 Coffee
4:05—5:00 Rickles
Wiseman

5:05—6:00 Round table


Evening Reception
Dinner




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