Moritz Schlick on causality and the knowability of organic processes. Workshop “The Concept of Life”, Ghent, November 29, 2019.
Determinism as a Guiding Principle. Workshop “Ernest Nagel and the Making of Philosophy of Science a Profession”, Budapest Institute of Philosophy, Oct. 4, 2019.
Bohm’s theory of quantum mechanics and the notion of classicality. Symposium “History for Physics: Quantum Foundations”, Vienna, September 2019.
The revolutionary rhetoric of debates on Bohm’s interpretation of quantum mechanics and Kuhnian philosophy of science, 1950s-1960s. EPSA19 (Conference of the European Philosophy of Science Association), Geneva, 11-14 September 2019
Realism, pluralism and postmodernism in quantum physics: Bohm and Feyerabend. Conference: “From ϕ -science to practical realism”, Tartu, Estonia, August 2019
Schlick and Cassirer on the implications of quantum mechanics for causality. 3rd TiLPS History of Analytic Philosophy Workshop, Tilburg, The Netherlands, July 2019
Dissenting positions in physics and philosophy: Paul Feyerabend and David Bohm. Conference of the German Society for Philosophy of Science, Cologne, Germany, 2019
The aims of physics in the late 19th century (keynote lecture). Workshop “Scientific Reasoning in Action: From the Early Modern Period to 1900”, Ghent University, 2018.
Feyerabend and Bohm on quantum mechanics: parallels between physics and philosophy. 3rd International Conference on the History of Physics under the auspices of the European Physical Society, Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain, 2018
The status of determinism in physics at the start of the twentieth century. Workshop“Matter and Life: Historico-logical Issues in Post-1800 Physics and Biology”, Ghent University, 2018.
Disentangling causality and determinism. Foundations of physics, 19th UK and European Meeting, Utrecht, The Netherlands, 2018.
Realism, pluralism and anarchism in quantum physics: Feyerabend’s work on quantum physics in relation to his general philosophy of science. Colloquium talk, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, 2018.
Limits of determinism and predictability in classical physics (in Dutch). Symposium on Chaos,Wijsgerig Gezelschap Leuven, Belgium, 2018.
Mechanics, mathematics, and the foundations of classical determinism. Conference “Mathematics and Mechanics in the Newtonian Age: Historical and Philosophical Questions”, Seville, Spain, 18-20 Sept. 2017.
Causality in physics at the start of the twentieth century. Ernst Mach Centenary Conference, Vienna, Austria, 2016.
Causality in physics at the start of the twentieth century. International Workshop on Time and Chance, Bonn, Germany, 2016.
Causality in physics at the start of the twentieth century. Colloquium talk, Munich Center for Mathematical Philosophy, 2016.
Between Leibniz and Laplace: Emilie du Châtelet on determinism and continuity. Conference “Exploring the Philosophy of Emilie du Châtelet”. Columbia University, New York, 2016.
Causality and determinism in physics at the start of the 20th century. Colloquium talk, Universität zu Köln, Germany, 2016.
"The law of continuity, determinateness, and the mathematizability of nature: Boscovich and his contemporaries". Symposium on eighteenth century natural philosophy, Brussels, Belgium, 2015
"The law of continuity, determinateness, and the mathematizability of nature: Boscovich and his contemporaries". EPSA, Düsseldorf, Germany, 2015
"Discussions about (in-)determinism in the time of Laplace". Symposium on determinism and indeterminism in physics, Nederlandse Vereniging voor Wetenschapsfilosofie, Groningen, The Netherlands, 2014
"The law of continuity, determinateness and the mathematizability of nature". Colloquium talk, University of Bern, Switzerland, 2014.
"Inconsistencies and foundational issues in physics: Boltzmann on infinity". Workshop Inconsistencies in Scientific Reasoning, Ghent university, Belgium, 2014
"Continuity in nature and in mathematics: Boltzmann and Poincaré". 10th Biennial meeting of the International society for the History of Philosophy of Science (HOPOS), Ghent, Belgium, 2014
"Continuity in nature and in mathematics: Boltzmann and Poincaré". Mathematizing Science: limits and perspectives II, Norwich, UK, 2014
"The origins and foundations of Laplacian determinism". Foundations of Physics, 17th UK and European Meeting, München, Germany, 2013.
"The challenge of physics to free will and vitalism, 1860-1880". Workshop Forms of vitalism 2013, Ghent, Belgium, 2013.
"The origins and foundations of Laplacian determinism". Woudschoten conference for the history of science, Zeist, The Netherlands, 2013
"The origins and foundations of Laplacian determinism". Philosophy of Science in a Forest, Leusden, The Netherlands, 2013
"Vital Instability - How Maxwell, Kelvin and others created a domain for life through physics". 9th Biennial meeting of the International society for the History of Philosophy of Science (HOPOS), Halifax, Canada, 2012.
"The Norton Dome and the nineteenth century foundations of determinism". Fourth Conference on Integrated History and Philosophy of Science (&HPS4), Athens, Greece, 2012.