University of Cambridge > > The Archimedeans (CU Mathematical Society) > The Novel Worldview Suggested by Quantum Gravity (Maxwell Lecture)

The Novel Worldview Suggested by Quantum Gravity (Maxwell Lecture)

Add to your list(s) Download to your calendar using vCal

If you have a question about this talk, please contact archim-committee.

Time, space, matter, particles, field, observer, system, substance… all the basic notions of the elementary grammar of our understanding of the physical world are put into question, and modified, by the current research in quantum gravity. I discuss this momentum change, how compelling are its motivations, and the novel worldview I believe is emerging: a coherent picture of the world where “time” and “space” and “objects” are not among the primary notions anymore.

This talk is part of the The Archimedeans (CU Mathematical Society) series.

Tell a friend about this talk:

This talk is included in these lists:

Note that ex-directory lists are not shown.


© 2006-2024, University of Cambridge. Contact Us | Help and Documentation | Privacy and Publicity