Research group
Jürgen Jost

Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences

Phone (Secretary):
+49 (0) 341 - 9959 - 552

Fax:
+49 (0) 341 - 9959 - 555

Address:
Inselstr. 22
04103 Leipzig
Germany

Philosophy, History of Science, Visual Arts, Literature

External collaborators

  • Vincenzo De Risi (Leibniz Professor Universität Leipzig, Max Planck Institute for History of Science)
  • Thomas Efer (Universität Leipzig)
  • Gerhard Heyer (Universität Leipzig)

Topics

  • Philosophy and history of geometry and physics
  • Philosophy of biology
  • Concepts of space in science and art
  • Leibniz and modern science
  • The role of mathematics in the era of big data
  • Literature analysis via complexity measures

Suggested reading

  • Jürgen Jost: Object oriented models vs. data analysis - is this the right alternative? (MPI MiS Preprint 68/2015)
  • Jürgen Jost: Knowledge, Theory in Bioscience, in press

Book series edited by J.Jost

  • Klassische Texte der Wissenschaft (Springer)
  • Classic Texts in the Sciences (Birkhäuser)
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