Fakultät für Philosophie, Wissenschaftstheorie
Lehrstuhl für Wissenschaftstheorie
Prior to joining the MCMP, Johannes was a postdoc at the Institute for Theoretical Physics of the Leibniz University of Hanover. Previously, he has completed a PhD in mathematics at the University of Regensburg, awarded summa cum laude. He was a visiting scholar at the Department of Computer Science of Oxford University, the Harvard Center of Mathematical Sciences and Applications and the Centre de Physique Théorique of Aix-Marseille Université. Johannes is a member of the Foundational Questions Institute FQXi, the German Physical Society and of the Basic Research Community for Physics.
Johannes’ research at the MCMP focuses on combining philosophical and mathematical tools in the scientific study of consciousness. He also works on topics in the calculus of variations, mathematical physics, foundations of physics and unified physical theories.