News

Upcoming

24-7-2017
Presenting joint work with Martin Otto on the expressive power of inquisitive modal logic at TARK2017.

11-9-2017
Presenting work on inquisitive dynamic epistemic logic at LoRI VI

13-11-2017
I will be an invited speaker at LENLS 14 (Logic and Engineering of Natural Language Semantics)


Past

6-6-2017
Presenting joint work on conditionals at the Philosophy meets Linguistics workshop in Zurich.

21-4-2017
Presenting work on conditionals (this and this) at the inquisitive semantics seminar.

11-4-2017
A joint paper with Floris Roelofsen, entitled an inquisitive perspective on modals and quantifiers has been submitted for publication.

4-4-2017
A joint paper with Rosalie Iemhoff and Fan Yang, entitled questions and dependency in intuitionistic logic has been submitted for publication.

22-3-2017
A paper entitled Question meanings = resolution conditions has been submitted for publication.

6-2-2017
I start teaching a course on intuitionistic logic together with Dick de Jongh

9-1-2017
A joint paper with Floris Roelofsen, entitled Hurford’s constraint, the semantics of disjunction, and the nature of alternatives has been accepted for publication at Natural Language Semantics.


3-10-2016
The paper Questions as Information Types, based on the first three chapters of my dissertation, has appeared in Synthese.

10-9-2016
Invited talk on Questions as Information Types at the Poznan Reasoning Week in Poznan, Poland.

5-9-2016
Start to teach the course Introduction to Computability for the Bachelor’s program in AI.

26-7-2016
Invited talk on propositional inquisitive logic at the conference Mathematical Foundations of Informatics.

13-6-2016
Invited talk on the semantics and logic of imperatives at the workshop Imperatives: worlds and beyond.

1-6-2016
The paper Alternatives in Montague Grammar has been accepted for publication at Linguistics and Philosophy.

16-5-2016 to 25-5-2016
Visiting the NYU linguistics department to cooperate with Lucas Champollion.

14-5-2016
Poster: Breaking de Morgan’s law in counterfactual antecedents at SALT26, Austin. This is joint work with Lucas Champollion and Linmin Zhang.

13-5-2016
Giving a talk on Lifting conditionals to inquisitive propositions at SALT26, Austin.

21-4-2016
Talk on Questions in Logic at the mathematics department of the Technische  Universität Darmstadt.

30-3-2016
I’ll be an invited speaker at the Poznan Reasoning Week, to be held at the University Adam Mickiewicz, on 5-10 September, 2016.

11-3-2016
I will publicly defend my PhD dissertation entitled Questions in Logic. The defense will take place at noon in the Agnietenkapel, Oudezijds Voorburgwal 231, Amsterdam.

18-2-2016
I’ll be an invited speaker at the Mathematical Foundations of Informatics Conference to be held in Chisinau on 25-29 July, 2016. The call for papers is here.

6-2-2016
It is now possible to apply for the PhD and postdoc vacancies in the inquisitive semantics group:  https://www.illc.uva.nl/inquisitivesemantics/vacancies. The deadline is March 15.

1-2-2016
As of today, I am a postdoc researcher at the ILLC!


15-12-2015
A workshop on Questions in Semantics and Logic with many excellent speakers will be held in Amsterdam.

4-11-2015
Here is a webpage with information on the positions that will be available next year.

14-10-2015
An ERC research proposal that Floris Roelofsen and I wrote on “Quantification and modality in the realm of questions” has been funded!

10-8-2015 to 14-8-2014
Co-teaching a Course on Inquisitive Semantics at ESSLLI2015

23-6-2015
Talk on Dependency as question entailment at the Dagstuhl Seminar on Logics of Dependence and Independence.

18-3-2015
Talk on Dependency as question entailment at the Algebra|Coalgebra seminar in Amsterdam.


30-10-2014 Talk on composing alternatives at Tilburg University.

4-9-2014 Talk on interrogative dependencies and the constructive content of inquisitive proofs at WOLLIC 2014.

12-8-2014 Talk on modalities in the realm of questions at the ELISIEM workshop at ESSLLI 2014.

5-8-2014 Talk on modalities in the realm of questions at AiML14.

6-7-2014 to 20-7-2014 Visiting the NYU linguistics department on invitation from Lucas Champollion and Kit Fine.

2-7-2014 Talk on issues in epistemic change at the European Epistemology Network Meeting in Madrid.

27-6-2014 Talk on question meaning as resolution conditions at Semantics and Philosophy in Europe 7 in Berlin.

22-5-2014 Talk on composing alternatives at the QID workshop in Stuttgart.

12-5-2014 Talk on interrogative dependencies and inquisitive proofs at Delft University of Technology.

6-5-2014 Class on question meanings as resolution conditions in the MSc logic course structures for semantics.

10-4-2014 Talk on Modalities in the realm of questions: axiomatizing inquisitive epistemic logic at the LIRa seminar in Amsterdam.

6-3-2014 The paper Inquisitive Dynamic Epistemic Logic [with Floris Roelofsen] has appeared in Synthese.

3-3-2014 Talk on reasoning about issues at the Academy Colloquium on Dependence Logic hosted by the Dutch Royal Academy of Science (KNAW) in Amsterdam.


18-12-2013
festschrift for Jeroen Groenendijk, Martin Stokhof and Frank Veltman is presented at the Amsterdam ColloquiumThe volume includes the paper A logical account of free choice imperatives [with Maria Aloni].

17-12-2013
Talk on question meaning at the QID workshop in Amsterdam. 

24-10-2013
Talk on Inquisitive Dynamic Epistemic Logic at the LIRa seminar in Amsterdam.

17-9-2013
The paper On the semantics and logic of declaratives and interrogatives [with Floris Roelofsen and Jeroen Groenendijk] is accepted for publication in Synthese.

9-9-2013
Talk on inquisitive semantics and intermediate logics at the PIIA seminar in Utrecht.