Logic and Philosophy of Science
The Department of Logic and Philosophy of Science brings together faculty and students interested in a wide range of topics including: General Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Physics, Biology, Linguistics, and Social Science; Logic; Foundations and Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic; and Philosophy of Mathematics in Application.
LPS enjoys strong cooperative relations with UCI's Department of Philosophy; in particular, the two units jointly administer a single graduate program leading to the Ph.D. in Philosophy. LPS also has strong connections with several science departments, including mathematics, physics, biology, computer science, economics and mathematical behavioral sciences.
2013-14 Upcoming Meetings and Events:
Friday, December 6, 2013
- Last day of classes
- LPS Christmas Holiday Party @ 3:00pm
Fall Quarter: September 23, 2013 - December 13, 2013
First day of classes: Thursday, September 26th
Winter Quarter: January 2, 2014 - March 21, 2014
First day of classes: Monday, January 6th
Spring Quarter: March 26, 2014 - June 13, 2014
First day of classes: Monday, March 31st
The LPS library is up and running, check out our collection here: LPS Library Thing
Philosophy of Physics Reading Group:
Saturday, December 7, 3:00 p.m.
Social Science Tower, Room 777 (Building 201).
Speaker: Foad Dizadji-Bahmani (CSU Los Angeles)
Topic: "A New Model of Intertheoretic Reduction".
The abstract and some background information are available
Directions to Campus:
Find Parking: we recommend that all visitors park in the Social Sciences Parking Structure - enter structure from Campus Drive at Stanford