Colloquium of the Labex MS2T - O. Sartenaer - CANCELLED

Thursday 19 September 2019 - 02:00 pm - CANCELLED

(UTC - Bâtiment Blaise Pascal - Room GI 042)

Olivier Sartenaer
University of Cologne, Germany

Title : What is emergence?
(talk in French)


Olivier Sartenaer has a degree in physics and philosophy. After defending his doctoral thesis in philosophy of science in 2013, he continued his research on emergence at Columbia University (Fulbright 2013-2014), the Catholic University of Louvain (FNRS 2014-2017) and the University of Cologne (Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, 2017-2019). He was also visiting scholar at the University of Cambridge (2011), the University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne (2103) and the University of Virginia (2016). An introductory portion of her doctoral dissertation, laureate of the triennial "Dopp" prize, was recently published under the title What is Emergence? (Vrin, 2018).