Areas of Interest & Expertise
Philosophy of Science, Social Epistemology
Abhishek Kashyap is a faculty with the School of Arts and Sciences.
He has received his PhD in Philosophy from IIT Bombay. Before starting his doctoral research, he worked as a Process Engineer in Pune. In addition to his doctorate, he has Dual B.Tech and M.Tech degrees from IIT Kharagpur.
Publications and Writings
- Kashyap A and Sirola VS (2019) The Duhem-Quine problem for equiprobable conjuncts, Studies in History and Philosophy of Science, Vol. 75, pp. 43 – 50
- Kashyap A and Sirola VS (2019) The plausibility and significance of underdetermination arguments, Journal of Indian Council of Philosophical Research, Vol. 36(2), pp. 339 – 356
- Kashyap A (2017) Institutions as epistemic authorities, Proceedings of the National Conference on Contemporary Issues in Epistemology, Indian Council of Philosophical Research
- Kashyap A (2014) The Promised Land: Annexation and Terrorism, Newslaundry.
- Role of intellectual virtues in scientific reasoning
- Underdetermination between theories of gravity
- Epistemology of institutions