**Foundations of Statistical Mechanics**

@ University of Michigan

Assembly Hall

Rackham Graduate School

February 1, 2015

**“A Site Map to the Philosophical Questions about Statistical Physics”**

Lawrence Sklar (Philosophy, Michigan)

10-11:30

**“What Boltzmann Did”**

Sheldon Goldstein (Mathematics, Rutgers)

11:30-1

Lunch

**“Boltzmann, the H-theorem and the Emergence of Irreversibility”**

Jos Uffink (Philosophy, Minnesota)

2:30-4

**“Universality, Renormalization Group, and Minimal Models”**

Robert Batterman (Philosophy, Pittsburgh)

4:30-6