Miao TIAN

Visiting Scholar
Visiting Scholars are established scholars, as evidenced by significant publications and broad academic experience, spending a fixed term as guests at the MPIWG for research purposes. They may be externally funded or receive a Research Fellowship from the MPIWG.
Department I
PhD, Professor
Residence:
November 26, 2017 to December 7, 2017
Profile

Current works; Comparative research on the development and presentation of Algebra in different cultural traditions; Scientific, industrial revolution and the national modernization==China; Comparative researh on the cosmology in the Europe and in China in 17th century

Presentations
TU Berlin, 23.06.10
The Transmission of Euclid's Elements in China--The Attitude of Chinese Scholars toward the Greek Mathematical Thinking
12th International Conference of the History of Science in East Asia, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland July 14, 2008
The State of the Field of the History of Mathematics in China (Plenary Lecture)
The IFToMM Workshop on History of Machines and Mechanisms Science (MMS) , Bangalore, India, December 14, 2007.
Development of knowledge about levers in ancient China

Contact

Max Planck Institute for the History of Science 
Boltzmannstraße 22 
14195 Berlin 
Germany