Call for papers

Physics and Reality: International Conference on Philosophy of Physics
4–6 June 2024, University of Helsinki, Finland
Guidelines for submission

Physics and Reality 2024 calls for contributed papers/talks and contributed posters under these (and related) themes:
 

  • Interpretations of Quantum Theory
  • Dynamic Approaches to Relativistic Phenomena
  • The Project of Unifying Quantum Theory and General Relativity
  • Extending Quantum Theory to New Domains

 

The deadline for submissions is Monday, March 4, 2024.  Notification of acceptance will be given by Monday, March 18, 2024.

The conference will have a single track only (i.e., no parallel sessions), which means that there will be short contributed talks, in three plenary sessions, one session per day. If there is no space in the plenary programme for a contributed talk, a contributed paper/talk may be offered the possibility to be presented as a poster.

Contributed papers/talks: Please submit an abstract of 300-500 words prepared for anonymous review. Accepted contributed papers will be allocated total 20-30 minutes (15-25 min for the presentation + 5-10 min for the discussion). If there is no space for a talk in the programme, a contributed paper/talk may offered the possibility to be presented in the poster session.

Contributed posters: Please submit an abstract of 300-500 words prepared for anonymous review. Accepted contributed posters will be presented in a separate poster session during the conference (on Tuesday, June 4, 2024). 

Proceedings: Contributed papers/talks and posters will be considered for publication in the proceedings. If accepted, the deadline for the paper is June 30, 2024.

Rules for multiple presentations

  • One is allowed to submit only one paper in which one is the main author.
  • One is allowed to submit only one poster in which one is the main author.

Abstracts should be submitted by sending an e-mail to physicsandreality2024@helsinki.fi

All questions about submissions should be directed to the conference manager Saara Wuokko (physicsandreality2024@helsinki.fi).