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Dr Christian Wallmann

Research Associate in Philosophy

 

Office: Rutherford S4.N7

Christian is a postdoctoral researcher in Jon Williamson's project on 'Evaluating Evidence in Medicine'. He holds a PhD in Philosophy from the University of Salzburg and a BSc in Mathematics from the Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich.

Christian's research interests are in philosophy of science, philosophy of medicine, formal epistemology and probabilistic logic. His current research focuses on the reference class problem, diagnosis, prediction and on evidence of mechanism in medicine. For more information see: http://kent.academia.edu/ChristianWallmann

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Article
Hawthorne, J. et al. (2015). The Principal Principle Implies the Principle of Indifference. The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science [Online] 68:123-131. Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/bjps/axv030.
Wallmann, C. and Kleiter, G. (2014). Degradation in Probability Logic : When more Information Leads to Less Precise Conclusions. Kybernetika [Online] 50:268-283. Available at: http://doi.org/10.14736/kyb-2014-2-0268.
Wallmann, C. and Kleiter, G. (2014). Probability Propagation in Generalized Inference Forms. Studia Logica [Online] 102:913-929. Available at: http://doi.org/10.1007/s11225-013-9513-4.
Wallmann, C. (2013). A Shared Framework for Consequence Operations and Abstract Model Theory. Logica Universalis [Online] 7:125-145. Available at: http://doi.org/10.1007/s11787-012-0069-2.
Wallmann, C. (2011). Theorie der Konsequenzoperationen und Grundbegriffe der Logik. Kriterion Journal of Philosophy: Special Issue SOPhiA - Salzburg Conference for Young Analytic Philosophy 2010 [Online] 25:64-77. Available at: http://www.kriterion-journal-of-philosophy.org/kriterion/issues/Kriterion-2011-25/Kriterion-2011-25-64-77-wallmann.pdf.
Wallmann, C. (2010). Theorie der Konsequenzoperationen und logische Unabhängigkeit. Kriterion Journal of Philosophy: Special Issue SOPhiA - Salzburg Conference for Young Analytic Philosophy 2010 23:5-23.
Book section
Wallmann, C. and Williamson, J. (2017). Four approaches to the reference class problem. in: Hofer-Szabó, G. and Wroński, L. eds. Making it Formally Explicit: Probability, Causality and Indeterminism. Springer, pp. 61-81. Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-55486-0_4.
Conference or workshop item
Wallmann, C. and Kleiter, G. (2012). Beware of too much Information. in: 9th Workshop on Uncertainty Processing. University of Economics, Oeconomica, pp. 214-226.
Wallmann, C. and Kleiter, G. (2012). Exchangeability in Probability Logic. in: Greco, S. et al. eds. 14th International Conference on Information Processing and Management of Uncertainty in Knowledge-Based Systems (IPMU 2012). Springer Berlin Heidelberg, pp. 157-167. Available at: http://www.dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-31724-8_17.
Total publications in KAR: 9 [See all in KAR]
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Last Updated: 31/07/2015