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Miao TIAN

Visiting Scholar (Jul 2018-Aug 2018)

PhD, Professor

Current works include comparative research on the development and presentation of Algebra in different cultural traditions; scientific, industrial revolution and the national modernization of China; and comparative research on the cosmology in the Europe and in China in the seventeenth century.

Projects

The Encounter of Two Systems of Knowledge in Seventeenth-Century China

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Presentations, Talks, & Teaching Activities

The Transmission of Euclid's Elements in China--The Attitude of Chinese Scholars toward the Greek Mathematical Thinking

TU Berlin, 23.06.10

http://www.china.tu-berlin.de/menue/forschung/gastvortraege/transmission_of_western_science/tian_miao_the_transmission_of_euclid_s_elements_in_china_abstract/
The State of the Field of the History of Mathematics in China (Plenary Lecture)

12th International Conference of the History of Science in East Asia, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland July 14, 2008

http://isheastm.ihns.ac.cn/upload/news/Report_2008_ICHEAS_final.pdf
Development of knowledge about levers in ancient China

The IFToMM Workshop on History of Machines and Mechanisms Science (MMS) , Bangalore, India, December 14, 2007.

http://www.mecheng.iisc.ernet.in/oldweb/mms/program.htm