Papers and Talks

Papers:

Forthcoming. “Induction and Explanatory Definitions in Mathematics”. Synthese. (preprintofficial version)

Talks:

December 2019: “Understanding as the Aim of Mathematics”, at Explanation and Understanding within Mathematics Workshop, hosted by Vrije Universiteit Brussel.

November 2019: “Understanding as the Aim of Mathematics”, at Novembertagung on the History and Philosophy of Mathematics

October 2019: “The Explanatory Value of Category Theory”,  UConn Logic Colloquium. (abstract)

March 2019: “Impurity in Contemporary Mathematics”, at Mathematics in Philosophy: Purity and Idealization, hosted by University of Notre Dame.

May 2018: “Rigor and Intuition in Topology: The Development of the Poincaré Conjecture”, at the Masterclass in the Philosophy of Mathematical Practice (2018), hosted by Vrije Universiteit Brussel. (abstract)