Complete publications are found in CURRICULUM VITAE


BOOKS (authored)


Niels Bohr and Complementarity: An Introduction, Berlin & New York: Springer Scientific Publishers, 2012


Epistemology and Probability: Bohr, Heisenberg, Schrödinger, and the Nature of Quantum-Theoretical Thinking, Springer series Fundamental Theories in Physics , Berlin & New York: Springer Scientific Publishers, 2009


Reading Bohr: Physics and Philosophy, Springer series Fundamental Theories in Physics, Dordrecht, Berlin & New York: Springer, Scientific Publishers, 2006


The Knowable and the Unknowable: Modern Science, Nonclassical Thought, and the “Two Cultures, Ann-Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press, 2002


Complementarity: Anti-Epistemology After Bohr and Derrida, Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1994


In the Shadow of Hegel: Complementarity, History and the Unconscious, Gainesville, FL: University Press of Florida, 1993


Reconfigurations: Critical Theory and General Economy, Gainesville, FL: University Press of Florida, 1993



BOOKS (edited)


Idealism without Absolutes: Philosophy and Romantic Culture, co-edited with Tilottama Rajan, Albany, NY: SUNY Albany Press, 2003


Mathematics, Science, and Post-Classical Theory co-edited with Barbara Herrnstein Smith, Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1997



REPRESENTATIVE ARTICLES (by areas of research)




“The Multiple and the Unthinkable in Postmodern Thought: From Physics to Justice,” Postmodern Culture, 21, no. 1, 2010.


“Différantial Atopologies, Mathematical and Ethico-Political: Light, Space, and Alterity in Derrida,” The European Legacy, 12, no. 4, 443–455, 2007


“Community and Singularity, with Immanuel Kant and Paul de Man,” Legacies of Paul de Man , Marc Redfield, ed. New York: Fordham University Press, 2007; an earlier version published in Romantic Circle Praxis Series (May 2005)


“Algebras, Geometries, and Topologies of the Fold: Deleuze, Derrida, and Quasi-Mathematical Thinking (with Leibniz and Mallarmé),” Between Deleuze and Derrida, eds. Paul Patton and John Protevi, New York: Continuum, 2003


“Curvatures: Hegel and the Baroque,” in Idealism without Absolutes: Philosophy and Romantic Culture , eds. Arkady Plotnitsky and Tilottama Rajan, Albany: SUNY Albany Press, 2003


“Effects of the Unknowable: Materiality, Epistemology, and the General Economy of the Body in Bataille,” Parallax 18 (Winter 2001)





"Dirac’s Equation and the Nature of Quantum Field Theory," Physica Scripta Volume 2012 T151, (November 2012)


"'It’s best not to think about it at all—like the new taxes': Reality, Observer, and Complementarity in Bohr and Pauli," Quantum Theory: Reconsideration of Foundations 6, AIP Conf. Proc. 1508, 22 (2012)


"'Dark Materials to Create More Worlds': On Causality in Classical Physics, Quantum Physics, and Nanophysics," The Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience (Spring 2011) 1-15


“On Reasonable and Unreasonable Effectiveness of Mathematics in Classical and Quantum Physics,” Foundations of Physics (March 2010) 466-491


“The Art and Science of Experimentation in Quantum Physics,” in Foundations of Probability and Physics 5, ed. Andrei Khrennikov, et al. Melville, NY: American Institute of Physics, 2010 (forthcoming)


“Bernhard Riemann's Conceptual Mathematics and the Idea of Space,” Configurations 17 (Winter 2010) 105-130


“On physical and mathematical causality in quantum mechanics,” in Physica E: Low-dimensional Systems and Nanostructures (2010) 279-286


“Prediction, repetition, and erasure in quantum physics: experiment, theory, epistemology,” Journal of Modern Optics (November) 2007


“EPR: How Subtle is the Lord and how is the Lord subtle,” Journal of Modern Optics 53 (November) 2006


“On the Precise Definition of Quantum Variables and the Relationships between Mathematics and Physics in Quantum Theory,” Foundations of Physics (January 2006)


“Mysteries without Mysticism and Correlations with Correlata: On Quantum Knowledge and Knowledge in General,” Foundations of Physics (November) 2003


“Discourse, Mathematics, Demonstration and Science in Galileo's Discourses Concerning Two New Sciences” (co-authored with David Reed), Configurations (Winter 2001)


"'Who Thinks Abstractly?': Quantum Theory and the Architecture of Physical Concepts," in Advancement in Quantum Theory, ed. Andrei Khrennikov, et al., Melville, NY: American Institute of Physics, 2011, 207-220





“'A Palace and a Prison on Each Hand:' Venice between Madness and Reason, from the Baroque to Romanticism,” in The Idea of the City , ed. Joan Fitzpatrick (Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars, 2009)


“Beyond the Inconsumable: The Catastrophic Sublime and the Destruction of Literature in Keats and Shelley,” in Eating Romanticism: Cultures of Taste/Theories of Appetite , ed. Timothy Morton, London: Palgrave, 2003


“Chaosmic Orders: Nonclassical Physics, Allegory, and the Epistemology of Blake's Minute Particulars,” Romantic Circles Practice Series (March 2001)


“Algebra and Allegory: Nonclassical Epistemology, Quantum Theory and the Work of Paul de Man,” in Material Events: Paul de Man and the Afterlife of Theory, eds. Barbara Cohen, Thomas Cohen, J. Hillis Miller, and Andrzej Warminski, Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2000


“All Shapes of Light: The Quantum Mechanical Shelley,” in Shelley: Poet and Legislator of the World , eds. Stuart Curran and Betty Bennett, Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1995





"'To Be, To Be, What Does it Mean to Be?' : On Quantum-Like Literary Models," Foundations of Probability in Physics 6, AIP Conf. Proc. 1424, (2012) 463-486


"Experimenting with Ontologies: Sets, Spaces, and Topoi with Badiou and Grothendieck," Environment and Planning D: Society and Space 30, (2012), 351-368


"From Resonance to Interference: The Architecture of Concepts and the Relationships among Philosophy, Art and Science in Deleuze and Deleuze and Guattari," Parallax, 18:1, (2012) 19-32


“The Image of Thought and the Sciences of the Brain after What is Philosophy,” in Deleuze, Science, and, Philosophy, ed. Peter Gaffney (Minneapolis, Minn.: University of Minnesota Press, 2010) (forthcoming)


“On Lacan and Mathematics,” in Oeuvres & Critiques XXXIV, 2 (2009), previously published in Lacan in America , ed. Jean-Michel Rabaté, New York: Other Press LLC, 2000


“Beyond the Visible and the Invisible: The Gaze and Consciousness in Diego Velazquez's Las Meninas ,” Journal of Consciousness Studies (November 2008)


“Chaosmologies: Chaos and Thought in Gilles Deleuze and Félix Guattari's What is Philosophy, with Quantum Field Theory,” Paragraph (December) 2006


“Manifolds: On the Concept of Space in Riemann and Deleuze,” in Virtual Mathematics , ed. Simon Duffy, Manchester, UK: Clinamen Press, 2005


“'In Principle Observable': Werner Heisenberg's Discovery of Quantum Mechanics and Romantic Imagination,” Parallax, 10, no.3 2004


“Bernhard Riemann,” in Deleuze's Philosophical Lineage, eds. Graham Johns and Jon Roffe, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2009.


“Disciplinarity and Radicality: Quantum Theory and Nonclassical Thought at the Fin de Siècle, and as Philosophy of the Future,” in Disciplinarity at the Fin-de-Siècle, eds. Amanda Anderson and Joseph Valente, Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2002

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