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Dr Vanessa A Seifert

MSc, MSc, PhD

  • BS8 1LN


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Education/Academic qualification

London School of Economics and Political Science

1 Oct 201230 Sep 2013

Award Date: 1 Nov 2013

National Technical University of Athens

1 Oct 200620 Mar 2012

Award Date: 20 Mar 2012

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Research Output

  • 2 Article (Academic Journal)
  • 1 Chapter in a book
  • 1 Book/Film/Article review (Academic Journal)
  • 1 Other contribution

Reduction and Emergence in Chemistry

Seifert, V. A., 2019, Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy.

Research output: Other contribution

4 Downloads (Pure)

The role of idealisations in describing an isolated molecule

Seifert, V. A., 24 Sep 2019, In : Foundations of Chemistry. 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Open Access
  • 33 Downloads (Pure)

    Referring to chemical elements and compounds: Colourless airs in late eighteenth century chemical practice.

    Blumenthal, G., Ladyman, J. & Seifert, V., 28 Oct 2018, (Accepted/In press) What is a chemical element? A collection of essays by chemists, philosophers, historians and educators.. Ghibaudi, E. & Scerri, E. (eds.). Oxford University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book


    • 3 Participation in conference
    • 3 Public talk, debate, discussion
    • 1 Invited talk
    • 1 Participation in workshop, seminar, course

    Association for the Discussion of the History of Chemistry

    Vanessa A Seifert (Participant)

    27 Jan 2020

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesInvited talk

    From quarks to quails – can the different sciences be unified?

    Vanessa A Seifert (Contributor)

    27 Jan 2020

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesPublic talk, debate, discussion

    Supervised Work

    A Philosophical Analysis of the Relation between Chemistry and Quantum Mechanics: The case of a single inert molecule

    Author: Seifert, V., 19 Mar 2019

    Supervisor: Ladyman, J. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)