2016: Foundations of Ordinary Quantum Mechanics

Foundations of Ordinary Quantum Mechanics
@ University of Michigan
Henderson Room
Michigan League
April 3, 2016

Breakfast (9-10)

“The Problem with Quantum Measurements”
Roberto Merlin (Physics and EECS, University of Michigan)
10-11:30

“Typicality in Pure Wave Mechanics”
Jeffrey Barrett  (Logic and Philosophy of Science, UC Irvine)
11:30-1

Lunch (1-2:30}

“What is ‘Orthodox Quantum Mechanics’?”
David Wallace (Philosophy, Oxford)
2:30-4

“Realism versus Quantum Mechanics”
Sir Anthony Leggett (Physics, Illinois Urbana-Champaign)
4:30-6