Logic Prize 2021 from India

N. Raja raja at tifr.res.in
Mon Jul 13 07:52:47 EDT 2020

Bimal Krishna Matilal Logic Prize 2021

Bimal Krishna Matilal (1935–1991) was at the same time an exponent of
Indian logic and well conversant with modern/Western logical theories.
He studied with Quine in the early 1960s and from 1977 to 1991 he was
the Spalding Professor of Eastern Religion and Ethics at
University of Oxford. He was the founder editor of the Journal of
Indian Philosophy.

Submissions are invited for the Bimal Krishna Matilal Logic Prize 2021.
Submissions should be unpublished papers, 10 to 30 pages in length,
in any area of logic, written in English only.


The contender only needs to live in India and be affiliated with
a University (or other educational institution) in India.
There is no restriction of position, age, gender, or nationality.

Papers should be submitted before
               ***** 1st October 2020 *****
on Easychair at

The Bimal Krishna Matilal Prize in Logic is awarded once every three years.
The prize besides being honorific, supports the participation
(housing + registration fee) of the winner in the World Congress of
Universal Logic (UNILOG'2021 in Crete, Greece) and the publication
of the paper in the journal Logica Universalis, Birkhauser.

Jury 2021

Amita Chatterjee, Jadavpur University, Kolkata -
Philosophical Logic, Indian Logic and Cognitive Science

Rohit Parikh, City University of New York -
Mathematical Logic, Logic for Computer Science, Social Software

Raja Natarajan, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai -
Logic and Computer Science, Type Theory, Foundations of Mathematics,
Interactive Theorem Proving

Hanamantagouda P. Sankappanavar, State University of New York at New Paltz -
Universal Algebra, Algebraic Logic, Non-Classical Logic, History of Logic.

Mihir K. Chakraborty (Chair), Jadavpur University, Kolkata -
Non-classical logics, Foundations of Mathematics, Logical Diagrams

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