curriculum vitae
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Below are lists of my publications and talks, with "< back" links to the pages on this site where they are located. The green download links next to each item allow you to download a pdf of the item.
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dissertations
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PhD Philosophy:
 Moir, RHC (2013). Structures in Real Theory Application: A Study in Feasible Epistemology. University of Western Ontario  Electronic Thesis and Dissertation Repository. Paper 1578.
MSc Applied Mathematics:
extended abstracts
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Mathematics:
 Moir, RHC, Corless, RM, Jeffrey, DJ, (2014). "Unwinding Paths on the Riemann Sphere for Continuous Integrals of Rational Functions". In: Elias, J, FernándezSánchez, J, and Sombra, M (Eds.), Proceedings de Encuentro de Álgebra Computacional y Aplicaciones (EACA) XIV (EACA trans: Meeting on Computer Algebra and Applications), Barcelona, June 2014, pp. 139142.
philosophy talks
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Conference Presentations:
 (2013) "Feasible Epistemology: Contributions of Applied Mathematics to Scientific Inference. PGSA Colloquium Series, Department of Philosophy, The University of Western Ontario, 16 October.
 (2013) “Rational Discovery of the Natural World: An AlgebroGeometric Response to Steiner” MathFest 2013/Canadian Society for the History and Philosophy of Mathematics (MathFest 2013/CSHPM) Conference, Hartford CT, 13 August.
 (2011) with Corless, RM. “Computation for Confirmation.” Conference on The Plurality of Numerical Methods and their Philosophical Analysis. Université Paris—PanthéonSorbonne, Paris, 34 November.
 (2010) with Fillion, N. “Computation in Scientific Explanation,” in the course Contemporary Philosophy of Science, Department of Philosophy, University of Guelph, 17 November.
 (2010) with Fillion, N. “Explanation and Abstraction: The Case of Backward Error Analysis” Philosophy of Science Association Biennial Meeting, Montreal, Quebec, 46 November.
 (2010) with Fillion, N. “Modeling and Explanation: Lessons from Modern Error Theory.” Canadian Society for the History and Philosophy of Science (CSHPS) Conference, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, 2830 May.
 (2010) with Fillion, N. “A Step Forward with Backward Error,” PGSA Colloquium Series, Department of Philosophy, The University of Western Ontario, 12 March.
 (2009) “The Conversion of Phenomena to Theory: Lessons on Applicability from the Development of Electromagnetism.” Canadian Mathematical Society/Canadian Society for the History and Philosophy of Mathematics (CMS/CSHPM) Conference, Memorial University, St. John’s, Newfoundland, 68 June.
 (2009) “From the World to Mathematics and Back Again: What We Can Understand About Applicability from the Development of Electromagnetism.” PGSA Collo quium Series, Department of Philosophy, The University of Western Ontario, 25 March.
 (2008) “Theories, Models and Representation: Lessons from Solid State Physics.” Canadian Society for the History and Philosophy of Science (CSHPS) Conference, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, 35 June.
 (2008) “Theories, Models and Representation: Lessons from Solid State Physics.” PGSA Colloquium Series, Department of Philosophy, University of Western Ontario, 12 March.
 (2005) “Interpretations of Probability in Quantum Mechanics.” PGSA Conference, Department of Philosophy, University of Waterloo, June.
Posters
mathematics talks
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Conference Presentations:

(2014) with Corless, RM, Jeffrey, DJ. "Unwinding Paths on the Riemann Sphere for Continuous Integrals of Rational Functions." 20th Conference on Applications of Computer Algebra, Fordham University, New York City, 912 July.
 (2014) with Corless, RM, Jeffrey, DJ. "Unwinding Paths on the Riemann Sphere for Continuous Integrals of Rational Functions." Encuentro de Álgebra Computacional y Aplicaciones XIV (EACAMeeting on Computer Algebra and Applications), Institut d'Estudis Catalans, Barcelona, 1820 June.