SEMINAR - Theory Choice in Cosmology: The Case of the Inflationary Model

Event Date: September 20, 2012
Speaker: Dr. Martin Curd
Speaker Affiliation: Associate Professor of Philosophy, Purdue University
Time: 3:30-4:20pm
Location: ARMS B071
Contact Name: Dr. Demetra Evangelou
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A look at the factors behind the acceptance of the inflationary model in modern cosmology.  

Martin Curd is associate professor of philosophy at Purdue University.  Working mainly in philosophy of science and epistemology, he is co-editor of Philosophy of Science: The Central Issues and The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Science.