I am a Ph.D. candidate in philosophy at Stanford University. SILVIA DE TOFFOLI

I obtained a Ph.D. in mathematics (knot theory) in 2013 at the Technical University of Berlin under the supervision of John M. Sullivan. Since September 2014, I have been working on a second Ph.D. in philosophy at Stanford on issues concerning the epistemological and cognitive roles of diagrams in different fields of contemporary mathematics. I obtained a Master of Arts in Philosophy from Stanford in 2016.

Area of Specialization: Philosophy of Mathematics
Areas of Competence: Epistemology, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy and Literature




Contact me at: silviadt[at]stanford.edu