CfR: Reduction and Emergence (TU Berlin, March 15–16, 2018)

Submitted by Meinard Kuhlmann (University of Mainz).


International Workshop 
Reduction and Emergence

Technische Universität Berlin
Straße des 17. Juni 135, 10623 Berlin
Room H 2033 (Main Building)
15th and 16th March 2018


Invited Talks

Thursday, 15th March 2018

15:00–15:45 Meinard Kuhlmann — Reduction, emergence and mechanisms in magnets and markets

15:45–16:30 Stefan Bornholdt — Ising models of financial markets? Are we serious?

16:30–17:15 Radin Dardashti — Emergent phenomena in physics and econophysics

17:15–18:00 Patricia Palacios — Stock market crashes as critical phenomena? Explanation, idealization, and universality in econophysics

Friday, 16th March 2018

Fri 9:30–10:15 Christian Wüthrich, Vincent Lam — Spacetime is as spacetime does



The workshop is organized by the Working Group “Philosophy of Physics” (AGPhil) of the German Physical Society (DPG) and will be part of the Annual Meeting of the DPG ( If you are interested in coming please send an email to Meinard Kuhlmann <> or Wolfgang Pietsch <>.