Beth Scholars

The following students from the MSc in Logic were generously funded by the Evert Willem Beth Foundation:

2002/03 Elizabeth Birchall (Canada)
2003/04 Dr. Fenrong Liu (China)
PhD in Logic, Universiteit van Amsterdam 2008.
Full Professor at Department of Philosophy, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China.
Dr. Ji Ruan (China)
PhD in Computer Science, University of Liverpool 2008.
Postdoc positions at St. Francis Xavier University, Canada, and at University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia.
2004/05 Dr. Yanjing Wang (China)
PhD in Logic, Universiteit van Amsterdam 2010.
Assistant Professor at Department of Philosophy, Peking University, Beijing, China.
2005/06 Dr. Raul Leal (Colombia)
PhD in Logic, Universiteit van Amsterdam 2011.
IT Consultant Financial Services - Back office systems - Cap Gemini, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Martin Müller (Germany)
Dr. Jonathan Zvesper (Great Britain)
PhD in Logic, Universiteit van Amsterdam 2010.
Postdoc position at the Quantum Group in the Computer Science department, University of Oxford, United Kingdom, 2011.
Freelance Web developer, London, United Kingdom.
2006/07 Huanfang Dong (China)
Dr. Silvia Gaio (Italy)
PhD in Philosophy, Università degli Studi di Padova, 2010.
Servizio Richerca Internazionale, Università degli Studi di Padova.
Fan Yang (China)
PhD candidate at the University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland.
2007/08 Ivano Ciardelli (Italy)
PhD candidate at ILLC, Universiteit van Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Sara Ramezani (Iran)
PhD candidate at Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (CWI), Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Maria Spychalska (Poland)
PhD candidate at the Department of Philosophy, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany.
2008/09 David Fiske (USA)
(1982-2012)
Yves Fomatati (Cameroon)
PhD candidate at the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Ottawa, Canada.
2010/11 Nal Kalchbrenner (Switzerland)
PhD candidate at the Department of Computer Science, Oxford University, U.K.
Jessica Olsen (USA)
Tong Wang (China)
PhD candidate at the University of Notre Dame, U.S.A.
2011/12 Andreea Achimescu (Romania)
strategy consultant in financial risk at Oliver Wyman, the Netherlands
Tanmay Inamdar (India)
Hugo Nobrega (Brazil)
2012/13 Tanmay Inamdar (India)
PhD candidate at the Graduate School of Mathematics, University of East Anglia, Norwich, United Kingdom
Laura Mojica (Colombia)
Hugo Nobrega (Brazil)
PhD candidate at ILLC, Universiteit van Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2013/14 Laura Mojica (Colombia)
Nigel Sequeira (Canada)
Fangzhou Zhai (China)
2014/15 Fangzhou Zhai (China)
Iliana Gioulatou (Greece)
Kristina Gogoladze (Georgia)
2015/16
Kristina Gogoladze (Georgia)
Stella Moon
2016/17
Stella Moon
Tao Gu (China)

The following research theses were written and defended by our Beth Scholars:

16 Mar 2004. Elizabeth Birchall
Duality for Distributive Modal Algebras with an application on subdirect irreducibility (MoL-2004-04)
Supervisor: Yde Venema
30 Aug 2004. Fenrong Liu
Dynamic Variations: Update and Revision for Diverse Agents (MoL-2004-05)
Supervisor: Johan van Benthem
7 Oct 2004. Ji Ruan
Exploring the Update Universe (MoL-2004-08)
Supervisors: Johan van Benthem and Jan van Eijck
8 Mar 2006. Yanjing Wang
Dynamics of information in constructive and eliminative communications (MoL-2006-05)
Supervisors: Maricarmen Martínez and Frank Veltman
14 Sep 2006. Martin Müller
Accent and Focus in OT: A cross-linguistic perspective (MoL-2006-07)
Supervisors: Maria Aloni and Jeroen Groenendijk
18 Jan 2007. Jonathan Zvesper
A Revised Version: Belief Revision and Epistemic Acts (MoL-2007-01)
Supervisors: Eric Pacuit and Krister Segerberg
29 Aug 2007. Raul Leal
Expressivity of Coalgebraic Modal Languages (MoL-2007-19)
Supervisor: Yde Venema
24 Jun 2008. Silvia Gaio
Gradability without Degrees (MoL-2008-02)
Supervisors: Frank Veltman and Robert van Rooij
25 Aug 2008. Fan Yang
Intuitionistic subframe formulas, NNIL-formulas and universal models (MoL-2008-12)
Supervisor: Dick de Jongh
7 Nov 2008. Sara Ramezani
Nash Social Welfare in Multiagent Resource Allocation (MoL-2008-09)
Supervisor: Ulle Endriss
31 Aug 2009. Maria Spychalska
Scalar Implicatures and Existential Import: Experimental Study on Quantifiers in Natural Language (MoL-2009-10)
Supervisor: Michiel van Lambalgen
3 Sep 2009. Ivano Ciardelli
Inquisitive Semantics and Intermediate Logics (MoL-2009-11)
Supervisors: Jeroen Groenendijk, Dick de Jongh, and Floris Roelofsen
21 June 2010. David Fiske
Towards an Evolutionary Linguistic Theory (MoL-2010-08)
Supervisor: Martin Stokhof
27 July 2012. Yves Fomatati
Sahlqvist Correspondence for Intuitionistic Modal Mu-Calculus (MoL-2012-19)
Supervisor: Alessandra Palmigiano
7 Sep 2012. Nal Kalchbrenner
Walking the Graph of Language: On a Framework for Meaning and Analogy (MoL-2012-17)
Supervisors: Reinhard Blutner & Raquel Fernändez
19 Sep 2012. Tong Wang
An Ehrenfeucht-Fraïssé game for the logic Lω1ω (MoL-2012-11)
Supervisors: Jouko Väänänen & Benedikt Löwe
10 Aug 2013. Tanmay Inamdar
On the modal logics of some set-theoretic constructions (MoL-2013-07)
Supervisor: Benedikt Löwe
10 Aug 2013. Hugo Nobrega
Game charactarizations function of classes and Weihrauch degrees (MoL-2013-16)
Supervisor: Benedikt Löwe
21 Feb 2014. Andreea Achimescu
Games and Logics for Informational Cascades (MoL-2014-04)
Supervisor: Alexandru Baltag & Joshua Sack
28 Aug 2014. Laura Mojica
Anxiety: A Grammatical Investigation (MoL-2014-20)
Supervisor: Martin Stokhof
30 Sep 2014. Jessica Olsen
Would You Believe That? The Prerogative of Assent and Utility of Disagreement (MoL-2014-19)
Supervisor: Martin Stokhof
31 Aug 2015. Fangzhou Zhai
A Bayesian Generative Model for Syllogistic Reasoning (MoL-2015-15)
Supervisors: Jakub Szymanik and Ivan Titov