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

Event Date: January 31, 2013
Speaker: Dr. Martin Curd,
Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy, Purdue University
Time: 3:30-4:20pm
Location: ARMS B071
Contact Name: Dr. Alice Pawley
Contact Email: apawley@purdue.edu

A look at the factors behind the acceptance of the inflationary model in modern cosmology.


Martin Curd is an 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.