Werndl, Charlotte

Dr Charlotte Werndl  

Department

Position held

Experience keywords:

general philosophy of science; philosophy of climate science; philosophy of mathematics; philosophy of physics; philosophy of statistics

Sectors and industries to which research relates:

Consultancy; Energy; Environment; Healthcare; Policy and Regulatory Bodies

Languages:

French [Spoken: Basic, Written: Basic]; German [Spoken: Fluent, Written: Fluent]; Latin [Spoken: N/A, Written: Intermediate]

Contact Points

LSE phone number:

+44 (0)20 7955 6507

Publications

2017

Frigg, Roman and Werndl, Charlotte (2017) Equilibrium in Gibbsian statistical mechanics In: Knox, Eleanor and Wilson, Alastair, (eds.) Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Physics. Routledge.

Frigg, Roman and Werndl, Charlotte (2017) Equilibrium in Boltzmannian statistical mechanics In: Knox, Eleanor and Wilson, Alastair, (eds.) Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Physics. Routledge.

Werndl, Charlotte and Frigg, Roman (2017) Mind the gap: Boltzmannian versus Gibbsian equilibrium Philosophy of Science. ISSN 0031-8248 (In Press)

2016

Werndl, Charlotte and Frigg, Roman (2016) When does a Boltzmannian equilibrium exist? In: Bedingham, Daniel and Maroney, Owen and Timpson, Christopher, (eds.) Quantum Foundations of Statistical Mechanics. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK.

Werndl, Charlotte (2016) Book review: Philosophy of the precautionary principle, Daniel Steel. Cambridge University Press, 2015, xv + 256 pages. Economics and Philosophy, 32 (1). 162-169. ISSN 0266-2671

Werndl, Charlotte and Frigg, Roman (2016) Boltzmannian equilibrium in stochastic systems In: Massimi, Michela and Romeijn, Jan-Willem, (eds.) Proceedings of the EPSA15 Conference. Springer, Cham, Switzerland.

Steele, Katie and Werndl, Charlotte (2016) The diversity of model tuning practices in climate science Philosophy of Science, 83 (5). 1133-1144. ISSN 0031-8248

Werndl, Charlotte (2016) On defining climate and climate change The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, 67. 337-364. ISSN 1464-3537

Steele, Katie and Werndl, Charlotte (2016) Model tuning in engineering: uncovering the logic The Journal of Strain Analysis for Engineering Design, 51 (1). 63-71. ISSN 0309-3247

2015

Frigg, Roman and Thompson, Erica and Werndl, Charlotte (2015) Philosophy of climate science part II: modelling climate change Philosophy Compass, 10 (12). 965-977. ISSN 1747-9991

Frigg, Roman and Thompson, Erica and Werndl, Charlotte (2015) Philosophy of climate science part I: observing climate change Philosophy Compass, 10 (12). 953-964. ISSN 1747-9991

Werndl, Charlotte (2015) Model-selection theory: the need for a morenuanced picture of use-novelty and double-counting British Journal for the Philosophy of Science. ISSN 0007-0882 (In Press)

Werndl, Charlotte and Frigg, Roman (2015) Reconceptualising equilibrium in Boltzmannian statistical mechanics and characterising its existence Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part B: Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics, 49. 19-31. ISSN 1355-2198

2014

Werndl, Charlotte and Frigg, Roman (2014) Rethinking boltzmannian equilibrium Philosophy of Science, 82 (5). 1224-1235. ISSN 0031-8248

2013

Werndl, Charlotte and Steele, Katie (2013) Climate models, calibration, and confirmation British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, 64 (3). 609-635. ISSN 0007-0882

Werndl, Charlotte (2013) Justifying typicality measures of Boltzmannian statistical mechanics and dynamical systems Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part B: Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics, 44 (4). 470-479. ISSN 1355-2198

Werndl, Charlotte (2013) On choosing between deterministic and indeterministic models: underdetermination and indirect evidence Synthese, 190 (12). 2243-2265. ISSN 0039-7857

Werndl, Charlotte (2013) Book review: do microbes question standard thinking in the philosophy of biology? Analysis, 73 (2). 380-387. ISSN 0003-2638

2012

Frigg, Roman and Werndl, Charlotte (2012) A new approach to the approach to equilibrium In: Ben-Menahem, Yemima and Hemmo, Meir, (eds.) Probability in Physics. The frontiers collection. Springer, Dordrecht, The Netherlands. ISBN 9783642213281

Werndl, Charlotte (2012) Probability, indeterminism and biological processes In: Dieks, Dennis and Gonzalez, Wenceslao J. and Hartmann, Stephan and Stöltzner, Michael and Weber, Marcel, (eds.) Probabilities, Laws and Structures. The philosophy of science in a European perspective (3). Springer, 263-277. ISBN 9789400730298

Werndl, Charlotte (2012) Observational equivalence of deterministic and indeterministic descriptions and the role of different observations In: Hartmann, Stephan and Okasha, S. and De Regt, H., (eds.) Proceedings of the Second Conference of the European Philosophy of Science Association. EPSA philosophy of science: Amsterdam 2009 (1). Springer, Dordrecht, The Netherlands. ISBN 9789400724037

Frigg, Roman and Werndl, Charlotte (2012) Demystifying typicality Philosophy of Science, 79 (5). 917-929. ISSN 0031-8248

Rédei, Miklós and Werndl, Charlotte (2012) On the history of the isomorphism problem of dynamical systems with special regard to von Neumann’s contribution Archive for History of Exact Sciences, 66 (1). 71-93. ISSN 0003-9519

Werndl, Charlotte (2012) Evidence for the deterministic or the indeterministic description? A critique of the literature about classical dynamical systems Journal for General Philosophy of Science, 43 (2). 295-312. ISSN 0925-4560

2011

Werndl, Charlotte and Frigg, Roman (2011) Entropy: a guide for the perplexed In: Beisbart, Claus and Hartmann, Stephan, (eds.) Probabilities in Physics. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, 115-142. ISBN 9780199577439

Frigg, Roman and Werndl, Charlotte (2011) Explaining thermodynamic-like behaviour in terms of epsilon-ergodicity Philosophy of Science, 78 (4). 328-352. ISSN 0031-8248

Werndl, Charlotte (2011) On the observational equivalence of continuous-time deterministic and indeterministic descriptions European Journal for Philosophy of Science, 1 (2). 193-225. ISSN 1879-4912

2010

Werndl, Charlotte (2010) Book review: bigger than chaos: understanding complexity through probability British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, 61 (4). 875-882. ISSN 0007-0882

2009

Werndl, Charlotte (2009) Deterministic versus indeterministic descriptions: not that different after all? In: Hieke, Alexander and Leitgeb, Hannes, (eds.) Reduction, Abstraction, Analysis: Proceedings of the 31th International Ludwig Wittgenstein-Symposium in Kirchberg, 2008. Ontos Verlag, Heusenstamm bei Frankfurt, Germany, 63-78. ISBN 9783868380477

Werndl, Charlotte (2009) The formulation and justification of mathematical definitions illustrated by deterministic chaos In: Suárez, Mauricio and Dorato, Mauro and Rédei, Miklós, (eds.) Epsa Philosophical Issues in the Sciences: Launch of the European Philosophy of Science Association. Springer, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, 279-288. ISBN 9789048132515

Werndl, Charlotte (2009) Justifying definitions in mathematics: going beyond Lakatos Philosophia Mathematica, 17 (3). 313-340. ISSN 0031-8019

Werndl, Charlotte (2009) What are the new implications of chaos for unpredictability? British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, 60 (1). 195-220. ISSN 0007-0882

Werndl, Charlotte (2009) Are deterministic descriptions and indeterministic descriptions observationally equivalent? Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part B: Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics, 40 (3). 232-242. ISSN 1355-2198

2008

Werndl, Charlotte and Schafranek, M. and Hubert, Franz (2008) The evolutionary foundation of Popper's concept of three worlds: a neglected perspective of human ecological research in geography Geographische Zeitschrift, 94 (3). 129-142. ISSN 0016-7479

2005

Anglberger, A. J. J. and Armstrong, B. and Berger, W. F. and Gratzl, N. and Werndl, Charlotte (2005) Book review: rezension: rationalität in der angewandten ethik Kriterion: Journal of Philosophy, 19. 44-53. ISSN 1019-8288

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