Eduardo Castro

Academic Degree:
Professional Category:
Assistant Professor

Research group: LanCog
BSc Physics/Applied Mathematics
MSc History and Philosophy of Science
PhD Philosophy
Research interests: Philosophy of Mathematics and Philosophy of Science
Assistant Professor at Dep. of Mathematics, University of Beira Interior (

Selected Publications

“A deductive-nomological model for mathematical scientific explanation”. Principia: an international journal of epistemology 24 1 (2020): 1-27.

“Best before date necessity: a reply to Psillos”, Journal for General Philosophy of Science, 50 (1), (2019): 163-169

“Is the Humean defeated by induction? A reply to Smart”, Philosophia, 44 (2), (2016): 435-446.

On Induction: Time-limited Necessity vs. Timeless Necessity”, Teorema, XXXIII (3), (2014): 67-82.

Defending the Indispensability Argument: Atoms, Infinity and the Continuum”, Journal for General Philosophy of Science, 44 (1), (2013): 41-61.