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January 2018

Nicolas Teh (Notre Dame): TBA

29 January, 5:15 pm
LAK 2.06, Lakatos Building
London, WC2A 2AE United Kingdom
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Nicolas J. Teh is an Assistant Professor of Philosophy at the University of Notre Dame, and a collaborator with Bryan W. Roberts on the Representing the Observable project (NSF #1734155).

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February 2018

Frank Oertel (CPNSS, LSE): “A statistical interpretation of Grothendieck’s inequality and its relation to the size of non-locality of quantum mechanics”

26 February, 5:15 pm6:45 pm
LAK 2.06, Lakatos Building
London, WC2A 2AE United Kingdom
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Abstract: In 1953 A. Grothendieck proved a theorem that he called The Fundamental Theorem on the Metric Theory of Tensor Products. This result is known today as Grothendieck's inequality (or Grothendieck's theorem). Originally, it is recognised as one of the major results of Banach space theory. Grothendieck formulated his deep result in the language of tensor norms on tensor products of…

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March 2018

Carina Prunkl (Oxford), TBA

5 March, 5:15 pm6:45 pm
LAK 2.06, Lakatos Building
London, WC2A 2AE United Kingdom
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Carina Prunkl is a third year DPhil student at the University of Oxford, working on the philosophy and foundations of quantum mechanics.

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