Szabó, Gábor



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Research group


Philosophy of physics

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+36 1 224 6700/4169
Research area


Foundations of quantum mechanics, quantum logic, Bell theorems, probabilistic causality, Reichenbachian common cause principle, metaphysics of probability, philosophy and history of modern physics.

Research project


A formal approach to the metaphysical foundations of physics (NKFIH K115593, 2015-2020)



Philosophy of quantum mechanics, philosophy and history of probability and causality, foundations of statistical physics, logic, epistemology, metaphysics, philosophy of science.

Selected publications from the last five years


(2019). Hofer-Szabó G., "Quantum mechanics as a noncommutative representation of classical conditional probabilities," Journal of Mathematical Physics, 60, 062106.

(2018). Hofer-Szabó, G., P. Vecsernyés, Quantum Theory and Local Causality, Dordrecht: Springer Brief (2018). Springer

(2018). Hofer-Szabó G., "Bell's local causality is a d-separation criterion," in Ozawa, M., Butterfield, J., Halvorson, H., Rédei, M., Kitajima, Y., Buscemi, F. (eds.) Reality and Measurement in Algebraic Quantum Field theory, Springer Proceedings in Mathematics and Statistics, 67-82.

(2017). Hofer-Szabó, G., L. Wronski (eds.) Making it Formally Explicit -- Probability, Causality and Indeterminism, European Studies in the Philosophy of Science Series Vol. 6, Dordrecht: Springer Verlag. Springer

(2017). Hofer-Szabó G., "How human and nature shake hands: the role of no-conspiracy in physical theories," Studies in the History and Philosophy of Modern Physics, 57, 89-97.

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