Working Areas and Research Fields:


Philosophy of mind / cognition /neuroscience
    • Mental externalism
    • Explanation in neuroscience
    • Extended cognition
    • Structural accounts of phenomenal consciousness
    • Multiple realizability
    • Reductionism

Philosophy of science/metaphysics of science
    • Structural realism
    • Theory underdetermination
    • Handedness, parity, and metaphysics of space

Philosophy of physics
    • Foundations of gauge field theories
    • Foundations of quantum theory
    • Information theory
    • Kantian metaphysics and philosophy of science
    • Weizsäcker’s philosophy of physics

Prof. Dr. Holger Lyre

Theoretical Philosophy

Institut III:



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