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Upcoming Events:

Sektion Logik und Mini-Symposium Georg Cantor (1845–1918)
auf der gemeinsamen Jahrestagung 2018 von DMV und GDM
Paderborn, Germany
5–9 March 2018

CiE 2018: Sailing Routes in the World of Computation
Kiel, Germany
30 July–3 August 2018

ICM 2018: International Congress of Mathematicians
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
1–9 August 2018

Conference on Mathematical Logic
Niterói, Brazil
10–11 August 2018

KNAW Akademie Colloquium: Generalised Baire Spaces
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
22–24 August 2018

AIPS Symposium: Science's Voice of Reflection
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
4–7 September 2018

Colloquium Logicum 2018
Bayreuth, Germany 13–15 September 2018

Universitair Hoofddocent
Deputy project leader Logic & Computation
Office F1.43, Phone: +31 (20) 525 6071
e-mail: b.loewe (at) uva.nl
Institute for Logic, Language and Computation
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Postbus 94242
1090 GE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Professor
Leiter des Bereichs Mathematische Logik und interdisziplinäre Anwendungen der Logik
Raum Geom 407, Phone: +49 (40) 42838-4426
Fachbereich Mathematik
Universität Hamburg
Bundesstraße 55
20146 Hamburg, Germany
Overseas Fellow of Churchill College
Member of the Faculty of Mathematics
Office CMS EL.08, Phone: +44 (1223) 337931
Churchill College
Cambridge University
Storey's Way
Cambridge CB3 0DS, England

Research

Publications


Research projects

John Templeton Foundation Project What makes stories similar? (2011-2014)

European Fellowship Regularity properties, definability and combinatorics on the real line (REGPROP; 706219; 2017-2019)
Member of the Steering Committee of the ESF Research Networking Programme INFTY (New frontiers of infinity: mathematical, philosophical, and computational prospects; 2009-2014)

ICSU Project Cultures of Mathematical Research Training (2014-2015)

Royal Society Grant in the International Exchanges Scheme (Amsterdam & Cambridge) Weihrauch reducibility and descriptive set theory (2015-2017)

Completed research projects

Editorships

Managing Editor Mathematical Logic Quarterly (MLQ)
Editor Computability
Abhandlungen aus dem Mathematischen Seminar der Universität Hamburg
Tbilisi Mathematical Journal (TMJ)
Philosophia Scientiae
Studia Logica

Other editorial activities (past editorships, edited books & special issues)

Teaching & Students

1st Semester 2017/18.
Set Theory (with KP Hart; September to December 2017; Monday 10-13).
Seminar on Mathematical Logic (November and December 2017).

2nd Semester 2017/18.
No teaching.

1st Semester 2018/19.
Set Theory (with KP Hart; September to December 2017; Monday 14-17).
Wintersemester 2017/18.
Seminar Deskriptive Mengenlehre
Forschungsseminar Mathematische Logik

Sommersemester 2018.
Vorlesung Mathematische Logik & Mengenlehre, Tuesday 16-18 (Geom H1), Wednesday 16-18 (Geom H3)
Übungen zur Mathematischen Logik & Mengenlehre, Wednesday 14-16 (Geom 432)
Vorlesung Vertiefung Algebra & Zahlentheorie, Monday 14-16 (Geom H6)
Übungen zur Vertiefung Algebra & Zahlentheorie, Wednesday 16-17 & 17-18
Forschungsseminar Mathematische Logik, Monday 16-18 (Geom 430)
Lent term 2017. Lecture Course Topics in Set Theory in Part III of the Mathematical Tripos
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 11-12, MR13

Lent term 2018. Lecture Course Topics in Set Theory in Part III of the Mathematical Tripos
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 11-12, MR13

Past teaching

Current PhD students.

Hugo Nobrega (MSc U Amsterdam 2013)
Alexander Block (MSc U Amsterdam 2014)
Nick de Hoog (MA U Leipzig 2013)
Lorenzo Galeotti (MSc U Amsterdam 2015)

Past students

Service to universities and the academic community

Vorsitzender der Deutschen Vereinigung für Mathematische Logik und für Grundlagen der exakten Wissenschaften (DVMLG; 2012-2018)
Mitglied des Vorstands der Deutschen Vereinigung für Mathematische Logik und für Grundlagen der exakten Wissenschaften (DVMLG; 2006-2018)
Voorzitter examencommissie M.Sc. Logic at the Universiteit van Amsterdam (2011-2018)
Bestuurslid of the Nederlandse Vereniging voor Logica & Wijsbegeerte der Exacte Wetenschappen (VvL; 2011-2017)
Member of the Steering Committee of the conference series Computability in Europe (2005-2021)
Member of the Council of the Association Computability in Europe (ACiE; 2017-2021)
Member of the Council of the Association for Logic in India (2009-2019)
Secretary General of the Division for Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science and Technology of the International Union for History and Philosophy of Science and Technology (DLMPST/IUHPST; 2016-2019)
First Vice President of the International Association for Science and Cultural Diversity (IASCUD; 2017-2021)
Member of the Executive Committee of the Conseil International de Philosophie et des Sciences Humaines (CIPSH; 2017-2020)
Member of the Strategy Working Group of ICSU and ISSC (2017)
Secretary General of the International Union for History and Philosophy of Science and Technology (IUHPST; 2018-2019)

List of past service activities (including conference and workshop organization and PC memberships)

Last update: 31 January 2018