Philosophy 3027F: Berkeley, an in-depth investigation and assessment of Berkeley's notorious philosophical idealism.
Phil 2021F: Oppositions and Paradoxes, a course exploring opposed concepts and paradoxes in philosophy, mathematics, and science.
Markus Mueller is an Assistant Professor in the Departments of Philosophy and Applied Mathematics. Trained as a theoretical physicist, he is interested in applying ideas from information theory to obtain new insights into fundamental physics. This involves research on the foundations of quantum mechanics, quantum information theory, (quantum) thermodynamics, and more broadly questions of epistemic approaches to physics, computability, induction, and probability.
Congratulations to Andrew DiMarco, winner of the Chair's Annual Essay Prize for 2014-15 for his essay "Celebrated Texts of Aristotle: Solving Zeno's Dichotomy". Read more about Andrew in our Student Profile Page.
A life examined: Joseph Rotman's legacy at Western. Philosophy department reflects on the legacy of learning Rotman leaves behind on Western’s campus. Read more