Dr Peter Evans

ARC Research Fellow

School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
p.evans@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 52162

Overview

Research Interests

  • Philosophy of Physics
    Philosophy of space and time, relativity, and quantum foundations
  • Philosophy of Science
    Epistemology of science, methodology of science
  • Quantum foundations
    Quantum information, quantum causal models
  • Metaphysics
    Philosophy of causation

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Sydney
  • Bchelor of Science, Australian National University
  • Bachelor of Arts, Australian National University

Publications

  • Evans, Peter W. and Friederich, Simon (2019). Retrocausality in quantum mechanics. In Edward N. Zalta (Ed.), The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy () Stanford, CA, United States: Metaphysics Research Lab, Stanford University.

  • Baron, Sam and Evans, Peter W (2018) What's so spatial about time anyway?. The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, . doi:10.1093/bjps/axy077

  • Evans, Peter W. (2018) Quantum causal models, faithfulness, and retrocausality. The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, 69 3: 745-774. doi:10.1093/bjps/axw037

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Grants

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Master Philosophy

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • Evans, Peter W. and Friederich, Simon (2019). Retrocausality in quantum mechanics. In Edward N. Zalta (Ed.), The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy () Stanford, CA, United States: Metaphysics Research Lab, Stanford University.

Journal Article

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

Completed Supervision