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Ana Simões is Full Professor of History of Science at the Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon, Portugal, and member of the Centre for the History of Science and Technology (CIUHCT), which she (co-)coordinated from 2007 to 2019. She is President of the European Society for the History of Science (2018-2020). Her research interests include the history of quantum chemistry, and history of science in Portugal, 18th to 20th centuries, with special emphasis to urban history of science and to the anthropocene as seen through the lens of history of science. She is a founding member of the international group STEP – Science and Technology in the European Periphery and of the online journal of history of science and technology HoST. She authored and edited more than 150 publications, participates in national and international research projects and networks, and regularly organizes meetings, both nationally and internationally. Recent publications include Sciences in the Universities of Europe, nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Academic Landscapes (Springer, 2015), “STEP Forum”, Technology and Culture, 57 (4), 2016, 926-81, Gardens and Human Agency in the Anthropocene (Routledge, 2019), and Einstein, Eddington and the Eclipse. Travel Impressions (Chili com Carne, 2019).
Identification

Personal identification

Full name
Ana Simões
Date of birth
1958/10/13
Gender
Female

Citation names

  • Simões, Ana
  • A. Simões
  • Ana Isabel Simões
  • A. I. Simões

Author identifiers

Ciência ID
7016-FB02-77C2
ORCID iD
0000-0001-9737-5869

Email addresses

  • aisimoes@fc.ul.pt (Professional)
  • aisimoes@ciencias.ulisboa.pt (Professional)

Telephones

Mobile phone
  • 934552315 (Personal)
Telephone
  • 217500817 (Professional)

Addresses

  • Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa. Departamento de História e Filosofia das Ciências/CIUHCT, 1749-016, Lisboa, Lisboa, Portugal (Professional)

Websites

  • http://www.ciuhct.org (Professional)

Knowledge fields

  • Humanities - Philosophy, Ethics and Religion - History and Philisophy of Science and Technology

Languages

Language Speaking Reading Writing Listening Peer-review
English Advanced (C1) Advanced (C1) Advanced (C1) Advanced (C1)
French Intermediate (B1) Advanced (C1) Intermediate (B1) Intermediate (B1)
Spanish; Castilian Beginner (A1) Advanced (C1) Beginner (A1) Beginner (A1)
Italian Beginner (A1)
Education
Degree Classification
2004
Concluded
n/a (Título de Agregado)
Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal
"n/a" (THESIS/DISSERTATION)
Aproved by unanimity
1993
Concluded
n/a (Doutoramento)
Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal
"n/a" (THESIS/DISSERTATION)
Equivalência ao grau de doutor atribuido pela Univ
1993
Concluded
Historia e Filosofia das Ciencias (Postgraduate Certificate)
University of Maryland at College Park, United States
"Converging Trajectories, Diverging Traditions: Chemical Bond, Valence, Quantum Mechanics and Chemistry, 1927-1937" (THESIS/DISSERTATION)
-
1986
Concluded
Exame de Capacidade Pedagógica e Aptidão Científica (Outros)
Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal
Muito Bom
1981
Concluded
Physics (Licenciatura)
Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal
17,4
Affiliation

Teaching in Higher Education

Category
Host institution
Employer
2015/11/20 - Current Full Professor (University Teacher) Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal
2013/05/21 - 2015/11/19 Associate Professor (University Teacher) Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal
1993 - 2012 Assistant Professor (University Teacher) Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal

Positions / Appointments

Category
Host institution
Employer
2018 - Current Membro do Conselho de Escola Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal
Faculdade de Ciências Conselho de Escola, Portugal
2017 - 2018 Conselho geral ou orgão correspondente Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
2016 - 2018 Conselho científico/técnico-científico ou orgão correspondente Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
2016 - 2018 Coordenação ou direção de centro de investigação, departamento ou equivalente Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
2014 - 2017 Pro-Rector Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal
2013 - 2016 Conselho científico/técnico-científico ou orgão correspondente Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal
2013 - 2016 Coordenação ou direção de centro de investigação, departamento ou equivalente Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal
2012 - 2015 Organic Unit President Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal
Faculdade de Ciências Departamento de História e Filosofia das Ciências, Portugal

Others

Category
Host institution
Employer
2015/09/01 - 2019/12/31 Co-Director Centro Interuniversitário de História das Ciências e da Tecnologia, Portugal
2010/09/01 - 2015/09/01 Director Centro Interuniversitário de História das Ciências e da Tecnologia, Portugal
2007/06/01 - 2010/08/31 Co-Director Centro Interuniversitário de História das Ciências e da Tecnologia, Portugal
2003/05/01 - 2007/06/01 Director Centro de História das Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
Projects

Contract

Designation Funders
2022 - 2025/12/31 E3GLOBAL. Einstein, Eddington and the Eclipse. A global history of the total solar eclipse of 1919.
PTDC/FER-HFC/3491/2021
Principal investigator
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia
2019 - 2022 PYTHIA Project - The Perils of Prediction in the Physical Sciences: Historical and Epistemological Perspectives, Hellenic Foundation for Research & Innovation (HFRI), 2019-2022.
PYTHIA
Researcher
Ongoing
2017 - 2022 Inventing a Shared Science Diplomacy for Europe. H2020-SCE-ENG-GLOBALLY-2016-2017 (Engaging Together Globally), 2018-2021. Extended until 2022.
H2020-SCE-ENG-GLOBALLY-2016-2017
Researcher
EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation Science with and for Society, Belgium
2016 - 2019/11/30 Visions of Lisbon. Science, technology and medicine (STM) and the making of a techno-scientific capital (1870-1940)
PTDC/IVC-HFC/3122/2014
Principal investigator
Centro Interuniversitário de História das Ciências e da Tecnologia, Portugal
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia
Concluded
2016 - 2019/09/30 Engineering the Anthropocene: Colonial Science, Technology and Medicine and the changing of the African landscape.
PTDC/IVC-HFC/6789/2014
Researcher
Centro Interuniversitário de História das Ciências e da Tecnologia, Portugal

Associação para a Inovação e Desenvolvimento da FCT, Portugal
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia
Concluded
2010 - 2013/08/31 Nuclear Portugal: Physics, Technology, Medicine and Environment (1910-2010)
HC/0063/2009
Researcher
Universidade de Lisboa Instituto de Ciências Sociais, Portugal
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia
Concluded
2010 - 2013/06/30 Science, technical training and the making of Portuguese Liberalism: the case of Escola Politécnica de Lisboa (1837-1911)
HC/0084/2009
Researcher
Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal

Centro Interuniversitário de História das Ciências e da Tecnologia, Portugal
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia
Concluded
2008 - 2011/07/31 The Spaces of Portuguese Technoscience (1837-1947)
PTDC/HCT/70798/2006
Researcher
Universidade de Lisboa Instituto de Ciências Sociais, Portugal

Universidade de Évora, Portugal

Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal

Universidade Nova de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Portugal
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia
Concluded
2008 - 2011/03/31 Paving the way for integrated archival and collection-based research in the history of science: Preservation, access and case-studies of the collections of the Museum of Science (University of Lisbon).
PTDC/HCT/64181/2006
Researcher
Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal

Centro Interuniversitário de História das Ciências e da Tecnologia, Portugal
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia
Concluded
2008 - 2011 Reading newspapers: an open window to representations of science and technology in the Portuguese press (1900-1926)
Principal investigator
Centro Interuniversitário de História das Ciências e da Tecnologia, Portugal
Universidade do Algarve Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia
Concluded
2005 - 2008/07/31 Portuguese Engineering and the African Empire: strategies of appropriation and management of the colonial territories of Angola and Mozambique (1850-1930)
POCI/HCT/55563/2004
Researcher
Centro Interuniversitário de História das Ciências e da Tecnologia, Portugal
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia
Concluded
2006 - 2008 Science in the Iberian Peninsula: contributions to a comparative study of Spain and Portugal from the eighteenth to the twentieth century
E-18/06
Principal investigator
2005 - 2007/12/31 Scientific legacy and manuscript culture: The scientific manuscripts collection of the Biblioteca Nacional
POCI/HCT/58543/2004
Researcher
Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal

Centro Interuniversitário de História das Ciências e da Tecnologia, Portugal
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia
Concluded
2002 - 2005 A scientific biography of Correia da Serra
Principal investigator
Centro Interuniversitário de História das Ciências e da Tecnologia, Portugal
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia
Concluded
2002 - 2004 Laying down the Foundation Stone: 19th century Geology in the context of the Mining and Metals General Committee, and the Portuguese Geological Survey
POCTI/HCT/37703/2001
Researcher
Universidade Nova de Lisboa Departamento de Ciências Sociais Aplicadas, Portugal
Concluded
2001 - 2003 Project Science, Technology and the Empire
POCTI/35065/1999/2001
Researcher
Universidade Nova de Lisboa Departamento de Ciências Sociais Aplicadas, Portugal
Concluded
1994 - 1996 Project Prometheus – The Spreading of the Scientific Revolution from the countries where it originated to the countries in the Periphery of Europe, during the 17th, 18th, and 19th centuries
CHRX-CT93-0299
Principal investigator
European Union, Belgium
Concluded
Outputs

Publications

Book
  1. Simões, Ana; Ana Matilde Sousa. Einstein, Eddington e o Eclipse. Impressões de viagem (bilingual edition Portuguese/English).. Lisbon, Portugal: Chili com Carne. 2019.
    Published
  2. Simões, Ana. Uma história da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa (1911-1974). Portugal. 2013.
  3. Simões, Ana. Neither physics nor chemistry a history of quantum chemistry. MIT Press. 2012.
  4. Simões, Ana; Maria Paula Diogo; Ana Carneiro. Citizen of the world. A scientific biography of Abbé Correia da Serra. University of California, Berkeley: Institute of Governmental Studies Press. 2012.
    Published
  5. Simões, Ana. Cidadão do mundo: uma biografia científica do abade Correia da Serra. Porto Editora. 2006.
Book chapter
  1. Simões, Ana; Maria Paula Diogo. "Introdução Geral". In Ciência, Tecnologia e Medicina na Construção de Portugal, 9-14. Tinta da China, 2021.
    Published
  2. Simões, Ana; Marta C. Lourenço; José Alberto Silva. "Introdução". In Ciência, Tecnologia e Medicina na Construção de Portugal. Razão e Progresso, século XVIII, 15-28. Tinta da China, 2021.
    Published
  3. Simões, Ana; Marta C. Lourenço; Ana Carneiro. "Estrangeirados e circulação de conhecimentos científicos, técnicos e médicos". In Ciência, Tecnologia e Medicina na Construção de Portugal. Razão e Progresso, século XVIII, edited by Ana Isabel Simões; Marta C. Lourenço; José Alberto Silva, 51-71. Tinta da China, 2021.
    Published
  4. Simões, Ana. "Correia da Serra, entre ciência, religião e diplomacia". In Ciência, Tecnologia e Medicina na Construção de Portugal. Razão e Progresso, século XVIII, 257-276. Tinta da China, 2021.
  5. Simões, Ana; Maria Paula Diogo. "Portugal". In The Cambridge History of Science, Volume 8: Modern Science in National, Transnational, and Global Context, edited by Hugh Richard Slotten; Ronald L. Numbers; David N. Livingstone, 390-401. United States: Cambridge University Press, 2020.
    Published
  6. Simões, Ana; Maria Paula Diogo; Ana Carneiro. "“Political entanglements and scientific hegemony. Rectors-Scientists at the University of Lisbon under the I Republic and the Dictatorship (1911-1974)”". In Gramscian Concepts for the History of Science, 274-293. Brill, 2020.
    Published
  7. Simões, Ana. "O eclipse de 1919 e a teoria da relatividade. A resposta de Lisboa". In O eclipse de 1919. A comprovação da teoria da relatividade geral, a física moderna e o observatório nacional, edited by Alba Bozi; Marília Pessoa, 208-227. RJ: Observatório Nacional, 2019.
  8. Simões, Ana; Maria Paula Diogo; David Scarso; Ana Duarte Rodrigues. "Introduction". In Gardens and Human Agency in the Anthropocene, edited by Diogo, Maria Paula; Ana Isabel Simões; Davide Scarso; Ana Duarte Rodrigues, 1-16. Routledge, 2019.
  9. Simões, Ana; Maria Paula Diogo. "Urban Utopias and the Anthropocene". In Gardens and Human Agency in the Anthropocene, 58-72. Routledge, 2019.
  10. Simões, Ana. "Writing a biography of the quantum chemist Charles Alfred Coulson: between science, religion and politics". In Perspectives on Chemical Biography in the 21st Century, edited by Isabel Malaquias; Peter J.T. Morris, 83-97. Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2019.
  11. Simões, Ana. "From Capital City to Scientific Capital. Science, Technology, and Medicine in Lisbon as Seen through the Press, 1900–1910". In Urban Histories of Science, edited by Agusti Nieto-Galan; Oliver Hochadel, 141-163. London: Routledge, 2019.
  12. Simões, Ana; Maria Paula Diogo. "Ciências para o Povo: espaços de ensino superior para adultos na Lisboa Republicana". In Capital Científica. A ciência lisboeta e a construção do Portugal Contemporâneo, edited by Marta Macedo; Tiago Saraiva, 251-282. Lisboa: ICS Press, 2019.
  13. Simões, Ana; Maria Paula Diogo. "História da Ciência e História da Tecnologia: reflexões sobre ética e prática disciplinares". In Etica Aplicada. Investigação Científica, edited by Maria do Céu Patrão Neves; Maria da Graça Carvalho, 83-101. Lisboa: Edições 70, 2018.
  14. Simões, Ana; Maria Paula Diogo. "O chão que Lisboa pisa?". In Debaixo dos nossos Pés, edited by Lídia Fernandes; Jacinta Bugalhão; Paulo Almeida Fernandes, 16-19. Lisboa: Museus de Lisboa, 2017.
  15. Simões, Ana; Kostas Gavroglu. "Philosophical issues in (sub)-disciplinary contexts. The case of quantum chemistry". In Essays in the Philosophy of Chemistry, edited by Eric Scerri; Grant Fisher, 60-79. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016.
  16. Simões, Ana. "History of Science and Technology in Portugal. Networking in the European Periphery". In Shifting Paradigms: Thomas S. Kuhn and the History of Science, edited by Alex Blum; Gavroglu, Kostas; Christian Joas; Jurgen Renn, 361-378. MPIWG Open Access, 2016.
  17. Simões, Ana; Theodore Arabatzis; Jurgen Renn. "Introduction". In Relocating the History of Science. Volume in Honor of Kostas Gavroglu, edited by Ana Isabel Simões; Theodore Arabatzis; Jurgen Renn, 1-5. Boston Studies in the Philosophy and History of Science, 2015.
  18. Simões, Ana. "Different undertakings, common practices: some directions for the history of science". In Relocating the History of Science. Volume in Honor of Kostas Gavroglu, edited by Ana Isabel Simões; Theodore Arabatzis; Jurgen Renn, 297-312. Boston Studies in the Philosophy and History of Science, 2015.
  19. Simões, Ana; Kostas Gavroglu; Maria Paula Diogo. "Introduction". In Sciences in the Universities of Europe, 19th and 20th centuries. Academic Landscapes, edited by Ana Isabel Simões; Kostas Gavroglu; Maria Paula Diogo. Boston Studies in the Philosophy and History of Science, 2015.
  20. Simões, Ana; Maria Paula Diogo; Ana Carneiro. "Visions of Science. Research at the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon seen through its Journal". In Sciences in the Universities of Europe, 19th and 20th centuries. Academic Landscapes, edited by Ana Isabel Simões; Maria Paula Diogo; Ana Carneiro, 265-289. Boston Studies in the Philosophy and History of Science, 2015.
  21. Simões, Ana; Kostas Gavroglu. "The Chemical Bond. Some Historical Insights". In The Philosophy of chemistry: Practices, methodologies, and concepts, edited by J.P. Llored, 265-289. Boston Studies in the Philosophy and History of Science, 2015.
  22. Simões, Ana. "O ano 1947 e o Laboratório de Física da Faculdade de Ciências de Lisboa". In Histórias da Física em Portugal no século XX. Comemorações do Ano Internacional da Luz: À Luz da História, edited by Teresa Peña; Gonçalo Figueira, 66-82. Lisboa: Sociedade Portuguesa de Física/Gradiva, 2015.
  23. Simões, Ana; Maria Paula Diogo; Ana Carneiro. "Poder Político e Hegemonia Científica: Os Reitores Cientistas da Universidade de Lisboa na República e no Estado Novo". In Perpetivas sobre Construir Ciência – Construir o Mundo, edited by Isabel Malaquias; António Andrade; Vítor Bonifácio, 106-113. Aveiro: Universidade de Aveiro, 2015.
  24. Simões, Ana; Maria Paula Diogo; Ana Carneiro; Luís Miguel Carolino. "De l’Ecole Polytechnique de Lisbonne à la Faculté des Sciences: enjeux d’identité". In Les Universités au risque de l’histoire. Principes, configurations et modèles, edited by Yamina Bettahar; Marie-Jeanne Choffel Mailfert, 347-367. PUN, Éditions Universitaires de Lorraine, 2014.
  25. Simões, Ana. "O Naturalista Correia da Serra. Da Utilidade das Ciências". In Machado de Castro: da Utilidade da Escultura, edited by Miguel Figueira de Faria, 61-66. Lisboa: Caleidoscópio, 2014.
  26. Simões, Ana; Maria Paula Diogo; Ana Carneiro; Luís Miguel Carolino. "Da Escola Politécnica e da Faculdade de Ciências de Lisboa. Construções identitárias e culturas científicas". In A Universidade de Lisboa nos séculos XIX e XX, edited by Sérgio Campos de Matos; Jorge Ramos do, Ó, 779-859. Lisboa: Tinta da China, 2013.
  27. Simões, Ana; Kostas Gavroglu. "Aspects from the History of Quantum Chemistry". In Sementes da Ciência. Livro de Homenagem a António Marinho Amorim da Costa, edited by Sebastião J. Formosinho; Hugh D. Burrows, 183-203. Coimbra: Imprensa da Universidade de Coimbra, 2011.
  28. Simões, Ana; Maria Paula Diogo; Ana Carneiro; Conceição Tavares. "A Imagem Pública da Ciência na Imprensa Portuguesa (1900-1901)". In A História da Imprensa e a Imprensa na História. O contributo dos Açores, edited by Carlos Cordeiro; Susana Serpa Silva, 519-536. CEIS 20, 2009.
  29. Simões, Ana; Ana Carneiro; Vanda Leitão. "Tackling a complex chemical equation: The History of the Portuguese Society of Chemistry (1911-1926)". In European Chemical Societies. Comparative Analyses of Demarcations, edited by Anita Kildebæk Nielsen; Sona Strbanova, 257-280. London: Royal Society of Chemistry, 2008.
  30. Simões, Ana; Maria Paula Diogo; Ana Carneiro. "El Grand Tour de la Tecnología: El Estrangeirado Manuel de Azevedo Fortes". In Maquinismo Ibérico, edited by Antonio Lafuente; Ana Cardoso de Matos; Tiago Saraiva, 101-121. Editones Doce Calles, 2007.
  31. Simões, Ana. "Considerações históricas sobre ciência e sociedade: divórcio litigioso ou casamento de sucesso?". In Encontro de Saberes. Três gerações de bolseiros da Gulbenkian, edited by A. Tostões; E.R. Arantes de Oliveira; J.M. Pinto Paixão; P. Magalhães, 247-257. Lisboa: Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, 2006.
  32. Simões, Ana; Paulo Crawford; Elsa Mota. "Einstein em Portugal: o primeiro teste da teoria da relatividade geral e o seu impacto na comunidade científica nacional". In Einstein entre nós. A recepção de Einstein em Portugal de 1905 a 1955, edited by Carlos Fiolhais, 43-56. Coimbra: Imprensa da Universidade, 2005.
  33. Simões, Ana. "A Biblioteca do Saber". In À Luz de Einstein 1905-2005, 21-37. Lisboa: Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, 2005.
  34. Simões, Ana; Maria Paula Diogo; Ana Carneiro. "Introduction". In Travels of Learning. Towards a Geography of Science in Europe, edited by Ana Carneiro; Ana Isabel Simões; Maria Paula Diogo, 1-18. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2003.
  35. Simões, Ana. "Chemical Physics and Quantum Chemistry in the Twentieth-Century". In Modern Physical and Mathematical Sciences. Cambridge History of Science. 5th Volume, edited by Mary Jo Nye, 394-412. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003.
  36. Simões, Ana; Maria Paula Diogo; Ana Carneiro. "Ciência portuguesa no Iluminismo: os estrangeirados e as comunidades científicas europeias". In Enteados de Galileu? A semiperiferia no sistema mundial da ciência, edited by João Arriscado Nunes; Maria Eduarda Gonçalves, 209-238. Porto: Edições Afrontamento, 2002.
  37. Simões, Ana; Kostas Gavroglu. "Issues in the History of Theoretical and Quantum Chemistry, 1927-1960". In Chemical Sciences in the 20th century. Bridging Boundaries, edited by C. Reinhardt, 51-74. New York: Wiley-VCH, 2001.
  38. Simões, Ana; Kostas Gavroglu. "One face or many? The role of textbooks in building the new discipline of quantum chemistry". In Communicating Chemistry. Textbooks and their Audiences, 1789-1939, edited by Anders Lundgren; Bernadette Bensaude-Vincent, 415-449. Science History Publications, 2000.
  39. Simões, Ana; Gavroglu, Kostas. "Different Legacies and Common Aims: Robert Mulliken, Linus Pauling and the Origins of Quantum Chemistry". In Conceptual Perspectives in Quantum Chemistry, edited by J.-L. Calais; E.S. Kryachko, 383-413. Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1997.
  40. Simões, Ana. "La Polémique entre Boltzmann et Zermelo sur l’ Interprétation Statistique de la Deuxième Loi de la Thermodynamique". In Controvérsias Científicas e Filosóficas/Scientific and Philosophical Controversies, 203-212. Lisboa: Editorial Fragmentos, 1990.
Book review
  1. Simões, Ana. "Stephen G. Brush, Making 20th Century Science. How Theories Became Knowledge". 63, 3 (2016): 281-282. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00026980.2016.1246826.
    10.1080/00026980.2016.1246826
  2. Simões, Ana. "O Laboratorio Chimico da Escola Politécnica de Lisboa. História, Colecções, Conservação e Musealização. By Marta Lourenço.". 62, 3 (2015): 292-303. http://dx.doi.org/10.1179/0002698015Z.00000000085.
    10.1179/0002698015Z.00000000085
  3. Simões, Ana. "Pioneers of Quantum Chemistry. Edited by E. Thomas Strom and Angela K. Wilson.". 62, 1 (2015): 98-106. http://dx.doi.org/10.1179/0002698014Z.00000000073.
    10.1179/0002698014Z.00000000073
  4. Simões, Ana. "Scientific biographies revisited: Thomsons' electrons and Bohr's quantum atoms". 61, 1 (2014): 95-99. http://www.maneyonline.com/doi/full/10.1179/0002698014Z.00000000047.
    10.1179/0002698014Z.00000000047
  5. Simões, Ana. "Erich Hückel (1896–1980). From Physics to Quantum Chemistry. By Andreas Karachalios.". 60, 2 (2013): 182-201. http://dx.doi.org/10.1179/0002698013Z.00000000030.
    10.1179/0002698013Z.00000000030
  6. Simões, Ana. "Weimar Culture and Quantum Mechanics. Selected Papers by Paul Forman and Contemporary Perspectives on the Forman Thesis. Edited by Cathryn Carson, Alexei Kojevnikov and Helmuth Trischler". 59, 2 (2012): 174-185. http://dx.doi.org/10.1179/174582312X13352956406841.
    10.1179/174582312X13352956406841
  7. Simões, Ana. "Modern chemistry, red in tooth and claw. Review of Patrick Coffey: Cathedrals of science. The personalities and rivalries that made modern chemistry. Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2008". 19, 3 (2010): 485-488. http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s11016-010-9396-1.
    10.1007/s11016-010-9396-1
  8. Simões, Ana. "Beyond Borders: Fresh Perspectives in History of Science,". 100, 4 (2009): 891-892. http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/652043.
    10.1086/652043
  9. Simões, Ana. "Shifting and Rearranging: Physical Methods and the Transformation of Modern Chemistry". 49, 3 (2007): 247-248. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1600-0498.2007.00071.x/abstract.
    10.1111/j.1600-0498.2007.00071.x
Conference paper
  1. Simões, Ana. "O astrónomo e divulgador Melo e Simas. Entre granadas, planetas e cometas". 2012.
    Published
  2. Simões, Ana. "Introduction to Session ‘Chemistry in relation to physics’". 2008.
    Published
  3. Simões, Ana. "Dangerous liaisons or unavoidable associations: quantum chemistry at the crossroads of chemistry, physics and mathematics". 2008.
    Published
  4. Simões, Ana. "C.A. Coulson and the popularization of theoretical chemistry in the twentieth-century". 2006.
    Published
  5. Simões, Ana; Maria Paula Diogo; Ana Carneiro. "Science in Eighteenth century Portugal: the naturalist Correia da Serra". 2000.
    Published
  6. Simões, Ana. "L’Idée d’Irrevérsibilité dans l’Oeuvre de W. Thomson et ses Implications Physiques et Géologiques". 1988.
    Published
Dictionary entry
  1. Simões, Ana. "Mulliken, Robert Sanderson". In New Dictionary of Scientific Biography, edited by Noretta Koertge. Charles Scribner & Sons, 2008.
  2. Simões, Ana. "Mulliken, Robert Sanderson". In American National Biography. Oxford University Press, 1999.
Edited book
  1. Simões, Ana. Ciência, Tecnologia e Medicina na Construção de Portugal. Tinta da China. 2021.
    Published • Editor
  2. Simões, Ana. Ciência, Tecnologia e Medicina na Construção de Portugal. Razão e Progresso, século XVIII. Tinta da China. 2021.
    Published • Editor
  3. Simões, Ana. Gardens and Human Agency in the Anthropocene. United Kingdom: Routledge. 2019.
    Published • Editor
  4. Simões, Ana. Relocating the History of Science. Springer International Publishing. 2015.
  5. Simões, Ana. Sciences in the Universities of Europe, Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries. Springer Netherlands. 2015.
  6. Simões, Ana. Novas memórias de professores cientistas: Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, 1911-2011. 2011.
  7. Simões, Ana. Travels of Learning. Springer Netherlands. 2003.
  8. Simões, Ana. José Correia da Serra: Itinerários histórico-naturais. Porto Editora. 2003.
  9. Simões, Ana; Ana Carneiro; Maria Paula Diogo. José Francisco Correia da Serra: Investigações Botânicas. 2003.
  10. Simões, Ana. Memórias de Professores Cientistas. Os 90 anos da FCUL, 1911-2001. Lisboa, Portugal: FCUL. 2001.
    Editor
  11. Simões, Ana. Novas memórias de professores cientistas: Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, 1911-2011. Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa. 2001.
Encyclopedia entry
  1. Simões, Ana. "Mulliken, Robert Sanderson". In Oxford Encyclopedia of the History of American Science, Medicine and Technology, edited by Hugh R. Slotten. Oxford University Press, 2014.
  2. Simões, Ana. "Quantum Chemistry". In Compendium of Quantum Physics: Concepts, Experiments, History and Philosophy, edited by D. Greenberger; B. Falkenburg; K. Hentschel; F. Weinert. Springer Verlag, 2009.
  3. Simões, Ana. "Lewis, Gilbert Newton". In The History of Science in the United States: An Encyclopedia, Garland Encyclopedias in the History of Science. Garland, 2001.
  4. Simões, Ana. "Mulliken, Robert Sanderson". In The History of Science in the United States: An Encyclopedia, Garland Encyclopedias in the History of Science. Garland, 2001.
  5. Simões, Ana. "Noyes, Arthur Amos". In The History of Science in the United States: An Encyclopedia, Garland Encyclopedias in the History of Science. Garland, 2001.
Exhibition catalog
  1. Simões, Ana. Einstein, Eddington e o Eclipse. Um encontro improvável, duas expedições memoráveis. MUHNAC, 2019.
Journal article
  1. Maria Paula Diogo; Ana Simões. "Epidemias e os avisos surdos da história". Cadernos Ibero-Americanos de Direito Sanitário (2021): https://doi.org/10.17566/ciads.v10i2.778.
    10.17566/ciads.v10i2.778
  2. Simões, Ana; Diogo, Maria Paula. Corresponding author: Simões, Ana. "Mapping the ESHS community: A brief summary". Centaurus 63 (2021): 452. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1600-0498.12395.
    10.1111/1600-0498.12395
  3. Simões, Ana; Sánchez, Antonio. "Introduction: The Fabulous 1930s in the History of Science and Technology". HoST - Journal of History of Science and Technology 14 2 (2020): 1-12. http://dx.doi.org/10.2478/host-2020-0012.
    Open access • Published • 10.2478/host-2020-0012
  4. Simões, Ana; Pape, Duarte Maria Rebelo de Andrade de; Joana rosa baião latas. "“Where exactly did A.S. Eddington observe the total solar eclipse of 29 May 1919”". JAHH. Journal of Astronomical History and Heritage 23 3 (2020): 614-627. http://www.narit.or.th/files/JAHH/2020JAHHvol23/2020JAHH...23..614L.pdf.
    Open access • Published
  5. Simões, Ana. "Looking back, stepping forward: Reflections on the sciences in Europe". Centaurus 61 3 (2019): 254-267. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1600-0498.12215.
    Published • 10.1111/1600-0498.12215
  6. Simões, Ana. "O Eclipse de 1919 e a teoria da relatividade: rumo à Ilha do Príncipe". Ciência e Cultura 71 3 (2019): 39-46. http://dx.doi.org/10.21800/2317-66602019000300011.
    10.21800/2317-66602019000300011
  7. Simões, Ana. "O eclipse de 1919 e a teoria da relatividade. Um encontro improvável". Gazeta de Física 42 2 (2019): 4-7.
    Open access
  8. Simões, Ana; Carolino, Luís Miguel. "Frederico Oom e a promoção da astronomia em Portugal". Gazeta de Física 42 2 (2019): 17-20.
    Open access
  9. Rodrigues, Ana Duarte; Simões, Ana. "Horticulture in Portugal 1850–1900: The role of science and public utility in shaping knowledge". Annals of Science 74 3 (2017): 192-213. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00033790.2017.1357083.
    10.1080/00033790.2017.1357083
  10. Simões, Ana; Ana Carneiro; Maria Paula Diogo. "Earth Sciences and History in the work of Correia da Serra (1751-1823). Ciências da Terra e História na obra de Correia da Serra (1751-1823)". Varia Historia 33 63 (2017): 625-656.
    Published
  11. Simões, Ana. "STEP Matters: Historiographical Considerations". Technology and Culture 57 4 (2016): 926-929. https://muse.jhu.edu/article/637930.
    10.1353/tech.2016.0112
  12. Simões, Ana; Maria Paula Diogo. "All history is relevant, but the history of technology is the most relevant". ICON 22 (2016): 1-7. https://www.jstor.org/stable/44242737?seq=1.
  13. Simões, Ana. "Moving Localities and Creative Circulation: Travels as Knowledge Production in 18th-Century Europe". Centaurus 56 3 (2014): 167-188. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/1600-0498.12066/abstract.
    10.1111/1600-0498.12066
  14. Simões, Ana. "The Portuguese Astronomer Melo e Simas (1870–1934): Republican Ideals and Popularization of Science". Science in Context 27 01 (2014): 49-77. http://journals.cambridge.org/article_S0269889713000380.
    10.1017/S0269889713000380
  15. Simões, A.; Gavroglu, K.. "P.-O. Löwdin and the International Journal of Quantum Chemistry: A kaleidoscopic agenda for quantum chemistry". International Journal of Quantum Chemistry 114 2 (2014): 116-127. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84883210174&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
    10.1002/qua.24536
  16. Simões, Ana. "Geology and religion in Portugal". Notes and Records of the Royal Society 67 4 (2013): 331-354. http://rsnr.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/67/4/331.
    10.1098/rsnr.2012.0072
  17. Simões, Ana. "Authors' Response to Comments by Hasok Chang, Jeremiah James, and Paul Needham". Metascience 22 3 (2013): 523-544. http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s11016-013-9782-6.
    10.1007/s11016-013-9782-6
  18. Simões, Ana. "Halley Turns Republican: How the Portuguese Press Presented the 1910 Return of Halley's Comet". History of Science 51 2 (2013): 199-220.
    10.1177/007327531305100204
  19. Carolino, L.M.; Simões, A.. "The eclipse, the astronomer and his audience: Frederico oom and the total solar eclipse of 28 may 1900 in Portugal". Annals of Science 69 2 (2012): 215-238. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84859313011&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
    10.1080/00033790.2011.601278
  20. Simões, A.; Carneiro, A.; Diogo, M.P.. "Riding the Wave to Reach the Masses: Natural Events in Early Twentieth Century Portuguese Daily Press". Science and Education 21 3 (2012): 311-333. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84857690374&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
    10.1007/s11191-010-9299-y
  21. Simões, A.; Diogo, M.P.; Carneiro, A.. "Physical sciences in Lisbon". Physics in Perspective 14 3 (2012): 335-367. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84865534289&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
    10.1007/s00016-012-0096-7
  22. Simões, Ana; Gavroglu, Kostas. "From physical chemistry to quantum chemistry. How chemists dealt with mathematics". HYLE 18 1 (2012): 45-69.
    Published
  23. Gaspar, J.; Simões, A.. "Physics on the periphery: A research school at the University of Lisbon under Salazar's dictatorship". Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences 41 3 (2011): 303-343. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-80051720133&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
    10.1525/hsns.2011.41.3.303
  24. Simões, Ana. "O ano 1947 e o Laboratório de Física da Faculdade de Ciências de Lisboa". Gazeta de Física 34 2 (2011): 16-21.
    Open access
  25. Simões, Ana; Franco, José Eduardo. "“Universidade. Uma utopia revisitada” Introdução ao Dossiê temático. Centenário da Universidade de Lisboa". Letras ComVida 3 (2011): 19-22.
  26. Simões, Ana; Fernando Catarino. "Flávio Resende (1907-1967)". Letras ComVida 3 (2011): 55-57.
  27. Simões, Ana. "Copérnico ou Galileu: um problema mal colocado". Gazeta de Física 33 1 (2010): 12-15.
    Open access
  28. Simões, Ana. "Einstein in Portugal: Eddington's expedition to Principe and the reactions of Portuguese astronomers (1917–25)". The British Journal for the History of Science 42 02 (2009): 245-273. http://journals.cambridge.org/article_S0007087408001568.
    10.1017/S0007087408001568
  29. Simões, Ana. "Relaciones Peligrosas o asociaciones inevitables: la química cuántica en la encrucijada de la química, la física y las matemáticas". Anales de la Real Sociedad Española de Química 105 (2009): 319-327.
    Published
  30. Simões, Ana; Paulo Crawford. "O eclipse de 29 de Maio de 1919. A.S. Eddington e os astrónomos do Observatório da Tapada". Gazeta de Física 32 (2009): 23-28.
    Open access
  31. Simões, Ana. "Science and Technology in the European Periphery: Some Historiographical Reflections". History of Science 46 2 (2008): 153-175. http://hos.sagepub.com/content/46/2/153.
    10.1177/007327530804600202
  32. Simões, Ana. "Perspectives on Contemporary History of Science in Portugal". Nuncius 23 2 (2008): 237-263. http://booksandjournals.brillonline.com/content/journals/10.1163/182539108x00571.
    10.1163/182539108X00571
  33. Simões, A.. "A quantum chemical dialogue mediated by textbooks: Pauling's The nature of the chemical bond and Coulson's Valence". Notes and Records of the Royal Society 62 3 (2008): 259-269. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-48749118157&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
    10.1098/rsnr.2007.0051
  34. Simões, Ana. "Equilíbrio impossível: Max Planck no período do Terceiro Reich,” Gazeta de Física". Gazeta de Física 31 4 (2008): 17-19.
    Open access
  35. Simões, Ana. "Max Planck um revolucionário conservador (1858-1947)". Gazeta de Física 31 3 (2008): 7-11.
    Open access
  36. Simões, Ana. "Memórias de uma cidade renascida: Berlim, física e Max Planck". Gazeta de Física 31 (2008): 13-16.
    Open access
  37. Simões, A.. "In between worlds: G.N. Lewis, the shared pair bond and its multifarious contexts". Journal of Computational Chemistry 28 1 (2007): 62-72. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-33846630829&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
    10.1002/jcc.20493
  38. Simões, Ana; Júlia Gaspar. "Recordar o passado, pensar o futuro". Gazeta de Física 30 (2007): 14-16.
    Open access
  39. Simões, Ana. "Communicating the new chemistry in 18th-century Portugal: Seabra’s Elementos de Chimica". Science & Education 15 7-8 (2006): 671-692. http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11191-005-8630-5.
    10.1007/s11191-005-8630-5
  40. Simões, Ana. "Einstein, um homem do seu tempo? in Número especial dedicado ao Ciclo de Colóquios “A Luz de Einstein"". Gazeta de Física 29 (2006): 4-7.
    Open access
  41. Simões, A.. "Textbooks, popular lectures and sermons: The quantum chemist Charles Alfred Coulson and the crafting of science". British Journal for the History of Science 37 3 (2004): 299-342. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-6344262425&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
    10.1017/S0007087404005424
  42. Simões, Ana. "Encontros e desencontros nos primeiros cinquenta anos da química quântica". Boletim da Sociedade Portuguesa de Química (2004): 11-19.
  43. Simões, Ana; Maria Paula Diogo; Ana Carneiro. "Building the Republic of Letters: the Scientific Travels of the Portuguese naturalist Correia da Serra (1751-1823)". Revue de la Maison Française 1 (2003): 33-50.
    Published
  44. Simões, A.. "Dirac's Claim and the Chemists". Physics in Perspective 4 3 (2002): 253-266. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-19044383738&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
    10.1007/s00016-002-8369-1
  45. Gavroglu, K.; Simões, A.. "Preparing the ground for quantum chemistry in Great Britain: The work of the physicist R. H. Fowler and the chemist N. V. Sidgwick". British Journal for the History of Science 35 2 (2002): 187-211. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-19044388973&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
    10.1017/S0007087402004673
  46. Simões, Ana. "A reacção dos químicos à afirmação reducionista de Dirac de 1929". Gazeta de Física 25 (2002): 14-18.
    Open access
  47. Diogo, M.P.; Carneiro, A.; Simões, A.. "The Portuguese naturalist Correia da Serra (1751-1823) and his impact on early nineteenth-century botany". Journal of the History of Biology 34 2 (2001): 353-393. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-0034841153&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
    10.1023/A:1010350218005
  48. Simões, A.; Gavroglu, K.. "Quantum chemistry in Great Britain: Developing a mathematical framework for quantum chemistry". Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part B - Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics 31 4 (2000): 511-548. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-33846583510&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
    10.1016/S1355-2198(00)00023-X
  49. Carneiro, A.; Simões, A.; Diogo, M.P.. "Enlightenment science in Portugal: The estrangeirados and their communication networks". Social Studies of Science 30 4 (2000): 591-619. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-0034239228&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  50. Simões, Ana; Maria Paula Diogo; Ana Carneiro. "Sources for the History of Science in Portugal: one possible option". Cronos 3 (2000): 115-142.
    Published
  51. Simões, Ana; Maria Paula Diogo; Ana Carneiro; Manuel Troca. "Portuguese Engineering and the colonial project in the nineteenth-century". ICON 6 (2000): 160-175.
  52. Simões, Ana; Maria Paula Diogo; Ana Carneiro. "Imagens do Portugal Setecentista-Textos de estrangeirados e de viajantes". Penélope-Revista de História e Ciências Sociais 22 (2000): 73-92.
  53. Simoes, A.; Gavroglu, K.. "Quantum chemistry qua applied mathematics. The contributions of Charles Alfred Coulson (1910-1974)". Historical Studies in the Physical and Biological Sciences 29 2 (1999): 362-406. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-0040115543&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  54. Simões, Ana; Maria Paula Diogo; Ana Carneiro. "Constructing Knowledge: Eighteenth-century Portugal and the New Sciences". Archimedes 2 (1999): 1-40.
  55. Simões, Ana. "Reinterpretando as Origens da Química Quântica: Mulliken-Pauling versus Heitler-London". Boletim HFCT-História e Filosofia da Ciência e da Técnica 1 (1998): 9-14.
  56. Simões, Ana. "Recordando Thomas Kuhn 1922-1996: o filósofo e o historiador das ciências, II". Gazeta de Física 21 1 (1998): 2-6.
    Open access
  57. Simões, Ana. "Recordando Thomas Kuhn 1922-1996: o filósofo e o historiador das ciências, I". Gazeta de Física 20 4 (1998): 2-6.
    Open access
  58. Simões, Ana; Kostas Gavroglu. "The Americans, the Germans and the Beginnings of Quantum Chemistry: The Confluence of Diverging Traditions". Historical Studies in the Physical and Biological Sciences 25 (1994): 47-110.
  59. Simões, Ana; Paulo Crawford. "Tempo e Relatividade II". Gazeta de Física 9 3 (1986): 49-56.
    Open access
  60. Simões, Ana; Paulo Crawford. "Tempo e Relatividade I". Gazeta de Física 9 2 (1986): 36-40.
    Open access
Journal issue
  1. Simões, Ana; Diogo, Maria Paula. Corresponding author: Simões, Ana. "Historiographical reflections on sciences in Europe : Perspectives from Centaurus *". Centaurus 63 4 (2021): http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1600-0498.12417.
    Published • 10.1111/1600-0498.12417
  2. Simões, Ana; Antonio Sanchez. "The Fabulous 1930s in the History of Science and Technology.". HoST 14 (2020): https://content.sciendo.com/view/journals/host/14/2/host.14.issue-2.xml.
    Published • Invited editor
  3. Simões, Ana; Maria Paula Diogo; Gavroglu, Kostas. "FORUM STEP Matters". Technology and Culture 57 4 (2017):
    Published • Invited editor
  4. Simões, Ana. "Communicating Science, Technology and Medicine". HoST - Journal of History of Science and Technology 6 (2012):
    Published
Newsletter article
  1. Simões, Ana. "History of Science in Portugal: where do we stand today", History of Science Society Newsletter, 2008
Thesis / Dissertation
  1. Simões, Ana. "Converging Trajectories, Diverging Traditions: Chemical Bond, Valence, Quantum Mechanics and Chemistry, 1927-1937". PhD, University of Maryland at College Park, 1993.

Other

Other output
  1. Gilbert Newton Lewis. 2001. Simões, Ana.
Activities

Oral presentation

Presentation title Event name
Host (Event location)
2021/12/08 SIMÕES, Ana, Ana Matilde SOUSA, “Travel Impressions, Einstein, Eddington and the eclipse as graphic non-fiction,” Non-fiction comics webinar #1, COST action ICON-MICS, 8 Dec 2021. Non-fiction comics webinar #1, COST action ICON-MICS
2021/11/26 Maria Paula Diogo, Paula Urze, Ana Simões, “European technoscientific diplomacy and the Fukushima nuclear emergency. Adiplomatic meltdown?”, Presentation and discussion of Harmonized Case Study, InsSciDE H2020 Project, Erlangen, Germany, 24-26 Nov 2021. InsSciDE H2020 Project
(Germany)
2021/11/24 Ana Simões, “Technosciences, education and diplomacy. Intercultural challenges,” Panel discussant, Open Conference, InsSciDE H2020 Project, Erlangen, Germany, 24 Nov 2021. InsSciDE H2020 Project
(Germany)
2021/11/20 HSS Sarton Medal Plenary Session, Participation in the session as one of the 6 scholars posing questions to the awardee Bernadette Bensaude Vincent, 20 Nov 2021. HSS Sarton Medal Plenary Session
History of Science Society
2021/10/07 DIOGO, Maria Paula, SOUSA, Luísa, PEREIRA, Hugo, SIMÕES, Ana, “Lisbon, port city, gateway to Europe and imperial metropolis,” Coastal Connections Seminar (on-line), Institute of Historical Research da School of Advanced Studies da University of London, 7 October 2021. Coastal Connections Seminar (on-line)
Institute of Historical Research da School of Advanced Studies da University of London
2021/09/23 Maria Paula Diogo, Ana Simões, “History of Science and Technology, Humanities and Contemporaneity. Some Reflections”, In-between meeting of the European Society for the History of Science, ESHS and RCH (Research Center for the Humanities), Athens, Greece (on-line), 23-24 September 2021. In-between meeting of the European Society for the History of Science, ESHS and RCH (Research Center for the Humanities)
2021/09/17 SIMÕES, Ana, “Química, mulheres e ensino. Marie Curie vista pela realizadora Marjane Satrapi”, 1º Encontro Nacional de História da Química, A evolução da química. Impactos na Sociedade, Aveiro (on-line), 17-18 Setembro 2021. 1º Encontro Nacional de História da Química
Universidade de Aveiro
2021/07 Maria Paula Diogo, Paula Urze, Ana Simões, “European technoscientific diplomacy and the Fukushima nuclear emergency. Adiplomatic meltdown?”, Session Failed science diplomacy initiatives, ICHST 2021, Prague (on-line), 25-31 July 2021. ICHST 2021
2021/07 Ana Simões, “The many faces of prediction. Lessons from the various astronomical expeditions organized in the 1910s to test Einstein’s light bending prediction”, Session Perils of Prediction, ICHST 2021, Prague (on-line), 25-31 July 2021. ICHST 2021
2020/09/04 Maria Paula Diogo, Ana Simões, Paula Urze, “Techno-diplomacy in the age of the new imperialism: the Pink Map episode in images” 9th ESHS Conference. Visual, Material and Sensory Cultures of Science, 31 Aug-3 Sep 2020, Bologna, Italy.
ESHS
2019/10/23 “Towards a global history of the eclipse of 29 May 1919”, BSHM Gresham Lecture, London, Invited talk BSHM Gresham Lecture.
British Society for the History of Mathematics (London, UK)
2019/09/10 “Opening Remarks”, First ESHS Young Scholars Meeting, 10-12 September 2019, Paris, France. Invited Talk First ESHS Young Scholars Meeting
ESHS (Paris)
2018/12/20 “Eddington no Príncipe,” Round Table, MAST-ON, 19-20 October 2018, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil. Invited Talk MAST-ON
MAST-ON
2018/11/26 “Algumas considerações finais”, Workshop CIUHCT O Monstro e o Belo, Semana da Cultura Científica, 26 Nov 2018, FCT/NOVA, Costa de Caparica. Invited Talk Workshop CIUHCT O Monstro e o Belo, Semana da Cultura Científica
FCT/NOVA, Costa de Caparica
2018/11/17 “Melo e Simas, o astrónomo português que testou Einstein?, Café Ciências, 17 Novembro 2018, Observatório Lago do Alqueva. Invited Talk Café Ciências, 17 Novembro 2018, Observatório Lago do Alqueva.
Observatório Lago do Alqueva.
2018/10/18 “A expedição de Eddington ao Príncipe. Ressonâncias astronómicas e historiográficas”, 16º Simpósio Nacional de História das Ciências e da Tecnologia, 15-18 Outubro 2018, Campina Grande, Paraíba, Brasil. Final keynote address 16º Simpósio Nacional de História das Ciências e da Tecnologia, 15-18 Outubro 2018, Campina Grande, Paraíba, Brasil.
16º Simpósio Nacional de História das Ciências e da Tecnologia, Campina Grande, Paraíba, Brasil.
2018/09/16 “Looking back. Stepping Forward. Reflections on Sciences in Europe,” 14-17 Sep 2018, ESHS, Presidential Address, ESHS 2018
ESHS/BSHS
2018/07/12 “Comentário Final”, Sessão “Quantas visões para uma Lisboa”, 6º ENHCT, 11-13 July 2018. Invited 6º ENHCT, 11-13 July 2018.
CIUHCT
2018/06/04 “When science and politics meet. Perspectives from the itinerant life of an unknown Portuguese 18thcentury naturalist”, Workshop ERC Early Modern Cosmology, Perspectives on Epistemology and Politics/Politics of science in history, University Ca’Foscari, 4 June 2018, Venice. Invited Talk Workshop ERC Early Modern Cosmology, Perspectives on Epistemology and Politics/Politics of science in history, University Ca’Foscari,
Workshop ERC Early Modern Cosmology, Perspectives on Epistemology and Politics/Politics of science in history, University Ca’Foscari
2018/02/23 “O Abade Correia da Serra e os Estados Unidos da América,” Museu Bernardino Machado, Vila Nova de Famalição, 23 February 2018. Invited Talk Museu Bernardino Machado, Vila Nova de Famalição,
Museu Bernardino Machado, Vila Nova de Famalição,
2017/10/05 “New publics for history of science in Portugal. The last decades,” Reaching a wider audience for history of science: the challenges ahead, ESHS, 5-6 October 2017, Barcelona. Invited Talk Reaching a wider audience for history of science: the challenges ahead, ESHS, 5-6 October 2017
ESHS
2017/09/11 “A digital humanities approach to the circulation of Portuguese estrangeirados during the Enlightenment: networks and mapping,” Workshop Presentation of the Project Mapping the Enlightenment: A European scholarly flows digital cartography project and Future Steps, 11 September 2017, Athens, Greece. Invited Talk Workshop Presentation of the Project Mapping the Enlightenment: A European scholarly flows digital cartography project and Future Steps. Athens, Greece
2017/01/25 “Shifting European Centers and Peripheries. The case of Portugal and of the Naturalist Correia da Serra (1751-1823),” Edelstein Center for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine, Van Leer Jerusalem Institute, Jerusalem, Israel, 25 Jan 2017. Invited Talk Edelstein Center for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine, Van Leer Jerusalem Institute, Jerusalem, Israel,
Edelstein Center for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine, Van Leer Jerusalem Institute, Jerusalem, Israel,
2017/01/23 “Shifting European Centers and Peripheries. The case of Portugal and of the Naturalist Correia da Serra (1751-1823),” Bar-Hillel Colloquium 2016-7, Cohn Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Ideas, Tel Aviv, Israel, 23 Jan 2017. Invited Talk Bar-Hillel Colloquium 2016-7, Cohn Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Ideas, Tel Aviv, Israel
Bar-Hillel Colloquium 2016-7, Cohn Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Ideas, Tel Aviv, Israel
2016/05/19 “Moving localities, creative circulation and changing geographies”, Conference Connecting Worlds, University of Porto, May 18-20, 2016. Invited Talk Conference Connecting Worlds, University of Porto,
Conference Connecting Worlds, University of Porto,
2016/05/05 “O astrónomo e divulgador Melo e Simas. Entre granadas, planetas e cometas”, Sessão Astronomia para o Desenvolvimento nos Países e Comunidades de Língua Portuguesa, PLOAD – Portuguese Language Office of Astronomy for Development, Centro Cultural de Cascais, 5 May 2016. Invited Talk Sessão Astronomia para o Desenvolvimento nos Países e Comunidades de Língua Portuguesa, PLOAD – Portuguese Language Office of Astronomy for Development, Centro Cultural de Cascais
Sessão Astronomia para o Desenvolvimento nos Países e Comunidades de Língua Portuguesa, PLOAD – Portuguese Language Office of Astronomy for Development, Centro Cultural de Cascais
2015/11/27 “As expulsões de 1947, o Laboratório de Física da Faculdade de Ciências de Lisboa e a questão da investigação científica”, Encontro Ciência e Política no Portugal dos Anos 30. O saneamento dos professores universitários em 1935, MUHNAC, 27 November 2015. Invited Talk MUHNAC, Semana da Cultura Ciêntifica
MUHNAC
2015/05/15 “Different Undertakings, Common Practices. Some Directions for the History of Science”, Relocating the History of Science. Conference in Honor of Kostas Gavroglu, Athens, 15 May 2015. Invited Talk Relocating the History of Science. Conference in Honor of Kostas Gavroglu
2015/05/15 “Welcome. Presentation of the book Relocating the History of Science”, Relocating the History of Science. Conference in Honor of Kostas Gavroglu, Athens, 15 May 2015. Invited Talk Relocating the History of Science. Conference in Honor of Kostas Gavroglu
2015/04/24 “A História das Ciências, antes e depois do 25 de Abril”, 25 de Abril, (Re)Evolução Científica?, Simpósio em Ciência e Sociedade, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon, 24 April 2015. 25 de Abril, (Re)Evolução Científica?, Simpósio em Ciência e Sociedade, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon
25 de Abril, (Re)Evolução Científica?, Simpósio em Ciência e Sociedade, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon
2015/03/13 , “Introdução à Sessão A Luz na História e na Arte”, Simpósio de Lançamento do Ano Internacional da Luz (AIL) na Universidade de Lisboa, Instituto de Investigação Interdisciplinar, University of Lisbon, 13 March 2015. Invited Talk Simpósio de Lançamento do Ano Internacional da Luz (AIL) na Universidade de Lisboa, Instituto de Investigação Interdisciplina
Simpósio de Lançamento do Ano Internacional da Luz (AIL) na Universidade de Lisboa, Instituto de Investigação Interdisciplina
2014/10/24 “Nota Histórica”, Cinquentenário da Licenciatura em Física e da Licenciatura em Química, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon, 24 Oct 2014. Invited Talk Cinquentenário da Licenciatura em Física e da Licenciatura em Química, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon
FCUL
2014/09/05 Commentator of Session 45 Pauling’s The Nature of the Chemical Bond in post-WWII chemical curricula: Europe and beyond, 6th European Society for the History of Science Meeting, Communicating Science, Technology and Medicine, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon, 4-6 Sep 2014. Invited Talk 6th European Society for the History of Science Meeting, Communicating Science, Technology and Medicine, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon
2014/06/20 “Minors in History and Philosophy of Science. The Portuguese Experience,” International Workshop "Teaching the history and the philosophy of science and technology (HPST) in higher education: challenges and experiences at the undergraduate level," organized by Atelier Science Histoire Cité (ASHiC), Institute de Science de la Communication du CNRS and Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, 19-20 June 2014. Invited Talk International Workshop "Teaching the history and the philosophy of science and technology (HPST) in higher education: challenges and experiences at the undergraduate level," organized by Atelier Science Histoire Cité (ASHiC), Institute de Science de la Communication du CNRS and Université Pierre et
2014/06/06 “Science in the capital city or a city turned into a scientific capital? Science, Technology and Medicine in Lisbon as seen through the press (1900-1910),” Third Watson Seminar in the History of Material and Visual Science “How to write an urban history of science: New approaches and case studies,” organized by Oliver Hochadel and Agustí Nieto-Galan, Barcelona, Institut d’Estudis Catalans (IEC), 5-6 June 2014. Invited Talk Third Watson Seminar in the History of Material and Visual Science “How to write an urban history of science: New approaches and case studies,”
Barcelona, Institut d’Estudis Catalans (IEC)
2014/01/06 “Recordações de Miguel Ramos. Passeio pela História”, Sessão de Homenagem a Miguel Ramos, FCUL, 6 January 2014. Invited Talk Sessão de Homenagem a Miguel Ramos, FCUL
FCUL
2013/11/20 “Uma história da FCUL, 1911-1974”, Conversas em torno de um livro, Biblioteca FCUL, 20 November 2013. Invited Talk Conversas em torno de um livro, Biblioteca FCUL
Biblioteca FCUL
2013/10/02 Commentator of two sessions, Mobilidade e circulação: métodos e abordagens nas ciências sociais e humanas, Workshop, FCSH-UNL, 2 October 2013. Invited Talk Mobilidade e circulação: métodos e abordagens nas ciências sociais e humanas, Workshop, FCSH-UNL
FCSH-UNL
2013/09/20 Commentator of Session “Shifting Discourses on Nuclear Power”. Tensions of Europe 2013, Paris, 19-21 September 2013. Invited Talk Tensions of Europe 2013, Paris
Tensions of Europe 2013, Paris
2013/05/22 “O Laboratório de Física da FCUL e a questão da investigação científica.¿Modernidade, mudança e resistências”, Department of Physics, FCUL, 22 May 2013. Invited Talk Department of Physics, FCUL
FCUL
2012/12/06 “Ciência e Tecnologia para as Massas,” HoST Conference, ICS, Lisbon, 6 December 2012. HoST Conference, ICS, Lisbon
2012/10/16 “Considerations on Science and Technology in the European Periphery”, Panel Discussion The relevance of localized knowledge, Meeting Towards a history of the history of science: 50 years since “Structure” organized by Jürgen Renn, Kostas Gavroglu and Christian Joas, Max Planck Institute for the History of Science (MPIWG), Berlin, 16-18 October 2012. Invited Talk Meeting Towards a history of the history of science: 50 years since “Structure”, MPIWG
MPIWG (Berlin)
2012/05/24 “O naturalista Correia da Serra, das utilidades da ciência”, Colóquio Machado de Castro, Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga, Lisbon, Portugal, 24 May 2012. Invited Talk Colóquio Machado de Castro
Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga, Lisbon, Portugal
2012/05/17 “Einstein em Lisboa. Tempo, ciência e sociedade”, Meeting Einstein at the Academy of Sciences of Lisbon, Academy of Sciences of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal, 17 May 2012. Invited Talk Meeting Einstein at the Academy of Sciences of Lisbon, Academy of Sciences of Lisbon
Academy of Sciences of Lisbon
2012/04/05 “STEP: lessons on the role and uses of new media for science, Session: Center-Periphery: does it matter for the mediatisation of science”, ESF Workshop Putting Science on the Air in Europe, 1920s to 1980s, Berlin, Germany, 3-5 May 2012. ESF Workshop Putting Science on the Air in Europe, 1920s to 1980s, Berlin
2011/10/11 “De l’Ecole Polytechnique de Lisbonne à la Faculté des Sciences: principes fondateurs, enjeux de pouvoir, continuité et démarcation,” Les Universités au risque de l’histoire. Principes, configurations et modèles XIXème - XXème siècles, Nancy, France, 10-11 October 2011. Invited Talk Les Universités au risque de l’histoire. Principes, configurations et modèles XIXème - XXème siècles, Nancy, France
2011/07/15 “O astrónomo e popularizador Melo e Simas. Entre balas, granadas, planetas e cometas”, Cycle of Conferences Açores – 100 anos de República, Biblioteca Pública e Arquivo Regional João José da Graça, Faial, Açores, 15 July 2011. Invited Talk Cycle of Conferences Açores – 100 anos de República,
Biblioteca Pública e Arquivo Regional João José da Graça, Faial
2010/12/10 “The Abbé Correia da Serra in London: national ties and the Republic of Letters”, Meeting Luso-British scientific relations, Coimbra, 10 December 2010. Invited Talk Meeting Luso-British scientific relations
University of Coimbra
2010/06/24 “República e Ciências. Instituições, personalidades e divulgação,” Cycle of Conferences República e Ciências, Fundação Mário Soares-Câmara Municipal de Lisboa, 24 June 2010. Invited Talk Cycle of Conferences República e Ciências, Fundação Mário Soares-Câmara Municipal de Lisboa
Fundação Mário Soares-Câmara Municipal de Lisboa
2010/05/08 Participation in Session “Science Communication and Dissemination,” Conference of ANICT – Associação Nacional de Investigadores em Ciência e Tecnologia, 8 May 2010. Invited Talk Conference of ANICT – Associação Nacional de Investigadores em Ciência e Tecnologia
Conference of ANICT – Associação Nacional de Investigadores em Ciência e Tecnologia
2010/03/22 “Celebrações e os desusos da história: a propósito do eclipse solar total de 29 Maio 1919”, Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa, ISEL, 22 March 2010. Invited Talk Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa, ISEL
Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa, ISEL
2009/11/05 “Einstein, Eddington e os astrónomos portugueses,” Museu da Resistência, 5 November 2009. Invited Talk
Museu da Resistência
2009/09/25 “Portuguese astronomers and the principle of relativity,” Conference on the History of Astronomy, Museum of Science of the University of Lisbon, MCUL, 24-26 September 2009. Invited Talk Conference on the History of Astronomy, Museum of Science of the University of Lisbon, MCUL,
2009/05/29 “Encontro com Einstein e Eddington: astrónomos portugueses ao serviço do império”, Conference “A luz desviada pelo Sol,” Fundação Mário Soares, 29 May 2009. Invited Talk Conference “A luz desviada pelo Sol"
Fundação Mário Soares
2009/05/21 “Melo e Simas (1870-1934), um astrónomo na senda da relatividade”, Jornadas de Astronomia, National Library (BNP), 21 May 2009. Invited Talk Jornadas de Astronomia
National Library (BNP)
2007/12/30 “Textbooks as manifestos: a role for C. A. Coulson after Linus Pauling and R.S. Mulliken,” Conference The Scientist as Educator and Public Citizen: Linus Pauling and His Era, Oregon State University, Corvallis, USA, 29-30 October 2007. Invited Talk Conference The Scientist as Educator and Public Citizen: Linus Pauling and His Era
Oregon State University, Corvallis, USA
2007/11/22 Discussant in Group 2 “The spread of knowledge in Europe and Asia”, Dahlem Conference Globalization of Knowledge and its Consequences, Berlin, 18-23 November 2007. Dahlem Conference Globalization of Knowledge and its Consequences
Dahlem Conference Globalization of Knowledge and its Consequences
2007/08/30 “Dangerous liaisons or unavoidable associations: quantum chemistry at the crossroads of chemistry, physics and mathematics,” 6th International Conference on the History of Chemistry (6ICHC), Neighbors and territories: the evolving identity of chemistry, Leuven, Belgium, 28 August – 1 September 2007. Keynote Address 6th International Conference on the History of Chemistry (6ICHC), Neighbors and territories: the evolving identity of chemistry, Leuven, Belgium
6th International Conference on the History of Chemistry (6ICHC), Neighbors and territories: the evolving identity of chemistry, Leuven, Belgium
2007/04/02 “What about the history of science and technology in Portugal?”, Mini Forum What do peripheries have to do with science and technology? Case studies from S&T in Portugal, Portuguese Studies Program/Office for the History of Science and Technology, University of California at Berkeley, USA, 2 April 2007. Invited Talk Mini Forum What do peripheries have to do with science and technology? Case studies from S&T in Portugal, Portuguese Studies Program/Office for the History of Science and Technology
University of California at Berkeley, USA
2007/04/02 “Einstein in Portugal? The appropriation of relativity by Portuguese astronomers”, Mini Forum What do peripheries have to do with science and technology? Case studies from S&T in Portugal, Portuguese Studies Program/Office for the History of Science and Technology, University of California at Berkeley, USA, 2 April 2007. Invited Talk Mini Forum What do peripheries have to do with science and technology? Case studies from S&T in Portugal, Portuguese Studies Program/Office for the History of Science and Technology
University of California at Berkeley, USA
2006/02/02 “Considerações sobre ciência no século XIX”, Museum of Science of University of Lisbon (MCUL), 2 February 2006. Invited Talk
Museum of Science of University of Lisbon (MCUL)
2006/01/11 “Visões históricas do Sistema do Solar”, Workshop A exploração do espaço: a sonda “New Horizons” visita Plutão, FCUL, 11 January 2006. Invited Talk Workshop A exploração do espaço: a sonda “New Horizons” visita Plutão
FCUL
2005/11/09 “Três histórias em torno de um eclipse,” Cycle of Colloquia Einstein entre nós, Department of Physics, University of Coimbra, 9 November 2005. Invited Talk Cycle of Colloquia Einstein entre nós
Department of Physics, University of Coimbra
2005/10/06 Participation in Debate “Einstein, o homem e a época” with Carlos Fiolhais, Rui Mário Gonçalves, and Carlos Matos Ferreira (as moderador), Ciclo de Colóquios À Luz de Einstein, 6 October 2005. Invited Talk Ciclo de Colóquios À Luz de Einstein
Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation
2005/09/29 “Na interface da ciência, história e política: a vida atribulada de um naturalista alentejano,” 2º Encontro de Pós -Graduação em Ciências da Terra, do Clima e do Espaço, Department of Physics, University of Évora, 29 September 2005. Invited Talk 2º Encontro de Pós -Graduação em Ciências da Terra, do Clima e do Espaço
Department of Physics, University of Évora
2004/03/26 “Reflexões sobre ciência de C.A. Coulson”, Cycle of Conferences on the History of Science, Department of Physics, University of Aveiro, 26 March 2004. Invited Talk Cycle of Conferences on the History of Science
Department of Physics, University of Aveiro
2004/02/18 “The Abbé Correia da Serra: the geometry of plants,” Seminar of the Centre Alexandre Koyré, Paris, 18 February 2004. Invited Talk Seminar of the Centre Alexandre Koyré, Paris
2003/05/31 “Crossing boundaries, communicating science: Portuguese participants in the eighteenth-century Republic of Letters,” Meeting Transmission and understanding in the sciences, 1730-1870, Maison Française, Oxford, U.K., 30-31 May 2003. Invited Talk Meeting Transmission and understanding in the sciences, 1730-1870, Maison Française, Oxford, U.K.
2002/09/20 “From learning to teaching and to writing: the quantum chemist Charles Alfred Coulson and the crafting of science”, Workshop Training scientists, crafting science: putting pedagogy on the map for science studies, M.I.T., U.S.A., 19-21 September 2002. Invited Talk Workshop Training scientists, crafting science: putting pedagogy on the map for science studies,
M.I.T., U.S.A
2002/04/27 “Scientific Travels: Towards a geography of science in Europe,” Meeting Center and Periphery revisited: The structures of European science, 1750-1914, Maison Française, Oxford, U.K., 26-27 April 2002. Invited Talk Meeting Center and Periphery revisited: The structures of European science, 1750-1914
Maison Française, Oxford, U.K.
2002/03/19 “A ciência de Correia da Serra,” Seminars of History, Institute of Social Sciences, ISCTE, Lisbon, 19 March 2002. Invited Talk Seminars of History, Institute of Social Sciences, ISCTE, Lisbon
Seminars of History, Institute of Social Sciences, ISCTE, Lisbon
2002/02/14 “The transmission of scientific knowledge to the peripheries of Europe: reception, appropriation, resistance”, History of Science Department, University of Aarhus, Denmark, 14 February 2002. Invited Talk History of Science Department, University of Aarhus, Denmark
History of Science Department, University of Aarhus, Denmark
2002/01/25 “From learning to teaching and to writing: the quantum chemist Charles Alfred Coulson and the crafting of science”, Workshop Training scientists, crafting science: putting pedagogy on the map for science studies, M.I.T., U.S.A., 24-26 January 2002. Invited Talk Workshop Training scientists, crafting science: putting pedagogy on the map for science studies
M.I.T., U.S.A.
2001/12/20 “Ciência Portuguesa no Iluminismo: a contribuição dos estrangeirados,” Cycle of Conferences Mil Anos de Ciência, Department of Mathematics, FCUL, 20 December 2001. Invited Talk Cycle of Conferences Mil Anos de Ciência, Department of Mathematics, FCUL
Cycle of Conferences Mil Anos de Ciência, Department of Mathematics, FCUL
2001/11/19 “Correia da Serra,” Efemérides 2001, conferences organized by the Minister of Science and Technology, Week of Scientific Culture, Pavilhão do Conhecimento, Lisboa, 19 November 2001. Invited Talk conferences organized by the Minister of Science and Technology, Week of Scientific Culture, Pavilhão do Conhecimento, Lisboa
2001/06/05 “As contribuições científicas do Abade Correia da Serra”, Celebrations of the 250th anniversary of Abade Correia da Serra, Serpa, Câmara Municipal de Serpa, 5 June 2001. Invited Talk Celebrations of the 250th anniversary of Abade Correia da Serra, Serpa, Câmara Municipal de Serpa
2001/04/12 Ana Simões, “Ciência num país periférico: o papel dos estrangeirados no Portugal setecentista,” Department of Mathematics, Universidade da Beira Interior, Covilhã, April 2001. Invited Talk Department of Mathematics, Universidade da Beira Interior, Covilhã
2001/03/15 “Em Busca de um Tempo Perdido: Ciência em Portugal no século XVIII,” Late Afternoons (Serões) at the Museum of Sciences of the University of Lisbon, 15 March 2001. Invited Talk Late Afternoons (Serões) at the Museum of Sciences of the University of Lisbon
2000/09/12 “The sciences in Portugal in the 18th century: the case of the Abbé Correia da Serra,” Public Evening Session, XVIIth European Conference on Few-Body Problems in Physics, Évora, 12 September 2000. Invited Talk XVIIth European Conference on Few-Body Problems in Physics, Évora
2000/05/12 “Rethinking the history of quantum chemistry: a discipline at the crossroads of chemistry, physics and mathematics,” Joint Seminar for the History and Philosophy of 20th Century Science, Department of the History of Science, Harvard University, U.S.A., 12 May 2000. Invited Talk Joint Seminar for the History and Philosophy of 20th Century Science, Department of the History of Science, Harvard University, U.S.A
2000/04/11 “The Sciences in Portugal in the Eighteenth Century: Networks and the Dynamics of Appropriation,” Dibner Institute for the History of Science and Technology, M.I.T., U.S.A., 11 April 2000. Invited Talk as Dibner Scholar Dibner Institute for the History of Science and Technology, M.I.T., U.S.A.
2000/03/28 “The role of meetings in the making of quantum chemistry, 1928-1971,” Dexter Symposium honouring Mary Jo Nye, Spring National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, S. Francisco, U.S.A., 26-30 March 2000. Invited Talk Dexter Symposium honouring Mary Jo Nye, Spring National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, S. Francisco, U.S.A.
1999/05/30 “Issues in the History of Theoretical and Quantum Chemistry, 1927-1960,” Meeting Between Physics and Biology: Chemical Sciences in the Twentieth Century, Joint Conference with the IUHPS/DHS Commission on the History of Modern Physics, Deutsches Museum, Munich, Germany, 29 -30 May 1999. Invited Talk Meeting Between Physics and Biology: Chemical Sciences in the Twentieth Century, Joint Conference with the IUHPS/DHS Commission on the History of Modern Physics, Deutsches Museum, Munich, Germany
1998/05/13 “O papel dos manuais no desenvolvimento da Química Quântica”, Group for the History and Philosophy of Science, University of Évora, 13 May 1998. Invited Talk Group for the History and Philosophy of Science, University of Évora
1998/01/19 “Quantum Chemistry in the 20th century,” Séminaire de DEA 1997-1998 La Chimie dans la Classification des Sciences, Université de Paris X, Nanterre, 19 January 1998. Invited Talk Séminaire de DEA 1997-1998 La Chimie dans la Classification des Sciences, Université de Paris X, Nanterre
1997/12/12 “Ciência num país periférico: assimilação e resistências no Portugal setecentista”, Sociedad Catalana de Historia de la Ciencia y de la Tecnica, Barcelona, 12 December 1997. Invited Talk Sociedad Catalana de Historia de la Ciencia y de la Tecnica, Barcelona
1997/07/11 “História da Ciência em Portugal,” MSc Seminar, Department of Physics, University of Porto, 11 July 1997. Invited Talk MSc Seminar, Department of Physics, University of Porto
1997/06/26 “Homenagem a Thomas Kuhn,” Sociedade Portuguesa de Filosofia, Lisbon, 26 June 1997. Invited Talk Sociedade Portuguesa de Filosofia, Lisbon
1997/05/16 “A look at the Origins of Quantum Chemistry: a case of unification?,” Seven Pines Symposium Historical Perspectives and Philosophical Problems in the Unification of Physics, Lewis, Wisconsin, U.S.A., 14-18 May 1997. Invited Talk Seven Pines Symposium Historical Perspectives and Philosophical Problems in the Unification of Physics, Lewis, Wisconsin, U.S.A.
1997/05/08 “The beginnings of quantum chemistry in the USA: different legacies and common aims”, Colloquium Honors Program/ Humanities Consortium/ Department of Physics, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, New Mexico, U.S.A., 8 May 1997. Invited Talk Colloquium Honors Program/ Humanities Consortium/ Department of Physics, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, New Mexico, U.S.A.
1997/03/21 “Um novo olhar sobre a ciência no Portugal setecentista,” Department of Physics and Portuguese Society of Physics, University of Coimbra, 21 March 1997. Invited Talk Department of Physics and Portuguese Society of Physics, University of Coimbra
1997/02/26 “Reinterpretando as origens da química quântica: Mulliken-Pauling versus Heitler-London”, Group of the History and Philosophy of Science, University of Aveiro, 26 February 1997. Invited talk Group of the History and Philosophy of Science, University of Aveiro
1997/01/16 “Different Legacies and Common Aims: Robert Mulliken, Linus Pauling and the origins of quantum chemistry,” Departmental Seminar, Department of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Cambridge, U.K., 16 January 1997. Invited Talk Departmental Seminar, Department of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Cambridge, U.K.
1996/05/13 “O que é a ciência?” Department of Physics, Instituto Superior Técnico, 13 May 1996. Invited Talk Department of Physics, Instituto Superior Técnico

Supervision

Thesis Title
Role
Degree Subject (Type)
Institution / Organization
2021 - Current A introdução da vacina BCG em Portugal. Campanha, consensos e resistências.
Co-supervisor
History and Philosophy of Science (Master)
Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal
2013 - 2020 Taxonomy and Empire. Zoogeographical Research on Portuguese Africa, 1862-1881
Supervisor of Catarina Marques Madruga
História e Filosofia das Ciências (PhD)
Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal
2008 - 2017 Do Naturalismo às Ciências Modernas nos Açores. Ensaio Biográfico de Francisco Afonso Chaves (1857-1926)
Supervisor of Maria da Conceição Tavares
História e Filosofia das Ciências (PhD)
Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal
2009 - 2015 A Academia Real das Ciências de Lisboa (1779-1834). Ciências e Hibridismo numa Periferia Europeia. PhD Program in History and Philosophy of Sciences
Supervisor of José Alberto Silva
História e Filosofia das Ciências (PhD)
Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal
2009 - 2014 Percursos da Física e Energia Nucleares na Capital Portuguesa em Portugal. Ciência, Poder e Política, 1947-1973
Supervisor of Maria Júlia Neto Gaspar
História e Filosofia das Ciências (PhD)
Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal
2010 - 2013 José Vicente Barbosa du Bocage (1823-1907). A construção de uma persona científica
Co-supervisor of Catarina Marques Madruga
História e Filosofia das Ciências (Master)
Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal
2010 - 2012 A Geografia de Lisboa de Orlando Ribeiro. Co-supervision with João Carlos Garcia
Co-supervisor of José Costa Braga
História e Filosofia das Ciências (Master)
Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal
2009 - 2011 Under the Carbon Spell -Diborane's puzzling structure and the emergence of boron chemistry
Supervisor of Nuno Figueiredo
História e Filosofia das Ciências (Master)
Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal
2007 - 2009 The Emergence of Genetics in Portugal: J. A. Serra at the Crossroads of Politics and Biological Communities (1936-1952)
Supervisor of Maria do Mar Gago
História e Filosofia das Ciências (Master)
Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal
2006 - 2008 A investigação no Laboratório de Física da Faculdade de Ciências de Lisboa (1929-1947)
Supervisor of Maria Júlia Neto Gaspar
História e Filosofia das Ciências (Master)
Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal
2006 - 2008 Viagens e diálogos epistolares na construção do mundo atlântico. Albert I do Mónaco (1848-1922), Afonso Chaves (1857-1926) e a meteorologia nos Açores
Supervisor of Maria da Conceição Tavares
História e Filosofia das Ciências (Master)
Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal
2005 - 2007 A apropriação da filosofia natural em Teodoro de Almeida (1722-1804)
Supervisor of José Alberto Silva
História e Filosofia das Ciências (Master)
Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal
2004 - 2006 Eddington, Einstein e a expedição à Ilha do Príncipe
Co-supervisor of Elsa Mota
Física para o Ensino (Master)
Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal
2000 - 2002 Divulgação e Filosofia da Ciência na obra de Henri Poincaré
Supervisor of Eduardo Castro
História e Filosofia das Ciências (Master)
Universidade Nova de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Portugal
1997 - 1999 Estilo de pensamento na produção de conhecimento científico. Um estudo de caso: o grupo dos relativistas do DFFCUL” (1999)
Co-supervisor of Carmen Diego Gonçalves
Cultura comunicação e tecnologias da informação (Master)
ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa, Portugal

Event organisation

Event name
Type of event (Role)
Institution / Organization
2021/07/15 - 2021/07/17 Anthropocene Summit 2021, Coa Museum, Foz Coa, 15-17 July 2021. Organized by the Portuguese Presidency of the European Union, through the Portuguese Science and Technology Foundation (FCT) and the Portuguese Agency Ciência Viva, in collaboration with the European Commission. As member of the scientific and organizing committee. (2021/07/15 - 2021/07/17)
Conference (Member of the Scientific Committee)
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, Portugal
2019 - 2020 Curator of E3. Einstein, Eddington e o Eclipse, FCUL, 29 Dez 2019-12 Abril 2020- 2021. (2019/12)
Exhibition (Other)
2019/10/04 - 2019/10/05 ESHS In-between meeting, 4-5 October 2019. Organizer as President of the ESHS (2018-2020) (2019/10/04 - 2019/10/05)
Meeting
Centro Interuniversitário de História das Ciências e da Tecnologia, Portugal
2019/05 - 2019/09 E3. Einstein, Eddington e o Eclipse. Curator (2019/05 - 2019/09)
Exhibition (Other)
Universidade de Lisboa Museu Nacional de História Natural, Portugal
2018/06/08 - 2018/06/08 H2020 InsCIDE Workshop WP3, FCT/NOVA, 8 June 2018 (2018/06/08 - 2018/06/08)
Workshop (Member of the Organising Committee)
Centro Interuniversitário de História das Ciências e da Tecnologia, Portugal
2016/11/16 - 2016/11/22 A Cidade como Espaço de Utopia, Desenvolvimento e Sustentabilidade. Co-curadora (2016/11/16 - 2016/11/22)
Exhibition (Co-organisor)
Centro Interuniversitário de História das Ciências e da Tecnologia, Portugal
2015/09 - 2016/02 Livros de Ciências. Ciências em Livros. Curadora (2015/10 - 2016/02)
Exhibition (Other)
Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal
2014/07/25 - 2014/10/16 723+1, Curator Commemoration of the First Anniversary of the "new" University of Lisbon, Entrance Hall, Rectory Building (2014/07/25 - 2014/10/16)
Exhibition (Other)
Universidade de Lisboa Reitoria, Portugal
2014/09/04 - 2014/09/06 6th European Society for the History of Science Meeting, Communicating Science, Technology and Medicine, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon, 4-6 Sep 2014. Chair of Local Organising Committee (2014/09/04 - 2014/09/06)
Congress (President of the Organising Committee)
Centro Interuniversitário de História das Ciências e da Tecnologia, Portugal
2014/09/01 - 2014/09/03 9th STEP Meeting, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon, 1-3 Sep 2014. Chair of Local Organising Committee (2014/09/01 - 2014/09/03) Centro Interuniversitário de História das Ciências e da Tecnologia, Portugal
2011/04 - 2011/07 Traços da Ciência. Co-curadora Commemoration of the Centenary of the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon (FCUL), Building C6 (2011/04 - 2011/07)
Exhibition (Other)
Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal
2011/04/18 - 2011/04/20 Meeting History of European Universities. Challenges and Transformations, Lisbon, Rectory of University Lisbon (organized in the context of the Celebration of the Centenary of the University of Lisbon), 18-20 April 2011. Chair of the scientific and local organising Committee (2011/04/18 - 2011/04/20)
Meeting (President of the Organising Committee)
Centro Interuniversitário de História das Ciências e da Tecnologia, Portugal
2010/09/20 - 2010/09/21 5th HoST Annual Workshop Science and Technology for the People, Lisbon, Institute of Social Sciences (ICS), 20-21 September 2010. Chair of the Local and Scientific Organizing Committee (2010/09/20 - 2010/09/21) Centro Interuniversitário de História das Ciências e da Tecnologia, Portugal
2005/10 - 2006/01 À Luz de Einstein. Entrance Room A Biblioteca do Saber. Curadora (2005/10 - 2006/01)
Exhibition (Member of the Scientific Committee)
Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Portugal
2000/09/17 - 2000/09/21 2nd STEP Meeting Scientific Travels, Lisbon, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, 17-21 September 2000. Chair of the Local and Scientific Organizing Committee (2000/09/19 - 2000/09/21)
Meeting (President of the Organising Committee)
1998/08/18 - 1998/08/20 25th Symposium of the International Committee for the History of Technology ICOHTEC98, Faculty of Sciences of Technology, New University of Lisbon (FCT/UNL), Costa da Caparica, Portugal, 18-22 August 1998. Member of the Local Organization Committee (1998/08/18 - 1998/08/20)
Symposium

Jury of academic degree

Topic
Role
Candidate name (Type of degree)
Institution / Organization
2021 PhD in History, Philosophy and Heritage of Science of Hugo Soares. Title: O Instituto Nacional de Investigação Científica. Percurso e influência na polírica científica portuguesa (1976-1992), NOVA University of Lisbon, 6 Dec 2021.
(Thesis) Main arguer
Hugo Soares (PhD)
2021 PhD in History, Philosophy and Heritage of Science of Inês Navalhas. Title: Comunicar ciência e tecnologia. Os livros de divulgação científica da editora Gradiva no ensino superior, NOVA University of Lisbon, 28 July 2021.
Thesis Member
Inês Navalhas (PhD)

Association member

Society Organization name Role
2014 - Current Sociedade Portuguesa de Física. Founding Member of the History of Physics Group Founding Member of the History of Physics Group
2012 - Current International Academy for the History of Science. Member of the Board Member of the Board
2005 - Current Sociedade Portuguesa de Química. Founding Member of the History of Chemistry Group Founding Member of the History of Chemistry Group
1999 - Current European research network STEP, Science and Technology in the European Periphery. Founding Member Founding Member
2018 - 2020 European Society for the History of Science. President President
2016 - 2018 European Society for the History of Science. President Elect President Elect
2012 - 2015 European Society for the History of Science. Member of the Board Member of the Board
2009 - 2015 International Commission for the History of Universities (ICHU). Member of the Board Member of the Board
2007 - 2014 Working Party for the History of Chemistry of EuChemSoc. Member of the Portuguese Group Member of the Portuguese Group
1998 - 2011 International Union of the History and Philosophy of Science/ Division of History of Science (IUHPS/DHS) Member of the Advisory Board of the Commission on the History of Modern Chemistry (CHMC) Member of the Advisory Board of the Commission on the History of Modern Chemistry (CHMC)

Evaluation committee

Activity description
Role
Institution / Organization Funding entity
2015 - Current President of the History and Philosophy of Science Selection Panel of PhD scholarships awarded by the University of Lisbon, 2015
2012 - 2020 Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science (MPIWG), 2012-2017, 2017-2020.
Evaluator
Max-Planck-Institut für Wissenschaftsgeschichte, Germany
2015 - 2017 Evaluation of I&D research projects, Research Center for the Humanities, Athens, Greece, 2015 and 2016.

Interview (newspaper / magazine)

Activity description Newspaper / Forum
2021/11 Ana Simões, Maria Paula Diogo Interviewed by science journalist Klaus Tauschwer concerning the reasons behind Portuguese success in covid-19 vaccination, 15 Nov 2021. Outcome: Klaus Tauschwer, “Learning from the European vaccination champion Portugal”, Der Standard, 17 Nov 2021. https://www.derstandard.at/story/2000131198218/lernen-vom-impf-europameister-portugal Der Standard
2021/06/10 Ana Simões, Maria Paula Diogo. "A História de Portugal também se fez com cientistas, engenheiros e médicos". Entrevista sobre os volumes Ciência, Tecnologia e Medicina na Construção de Portugal, Jornal de Negócios, 10 Junho 2021. https://www.jornaldenegocios.pt/weekend/detalhe/a-historia-de-portugal-tambem-se-fez-com-cientistas-engenheiros-e-medicos Jornal de Negócios
2021/06 Maria Paula Diogo, Ana Simões. "História de Portugal científico desconhecido desmonta ideias feitas sobre identidade nacional", Entrevista sobre os volumes Ciência, Tecnologia e Medicina na Construção de Portugal, jornal Público, 28 Junho 2021. https://www.publico.pt/2021/06/28/ciencia/noticia/historia-portugal-cientifico-desconhecido-desmonta-ideias-identidade-nacional-1968198 Jornal Público

Journal scientific committee

Journal title (ISSN) Publisher
2016 - Current Transversal International Journal for the Historiography of Science (2526-2270) Transversal: International Journal for the Historiography of Science
2014 - Current Asclepio (1988-3102) Editorial CSIC
2014 - Current Culture Dynamics of Science (CDS). Book Series Brill
2011 - Current Boston Studies for the Philosophy of Science. Book series Springer
2010 - Current Research library for the history and development of knowledge (Open Access) Max Planck Institute for the History of Science (MPIWG)
2010 - 2018 Centaurus (1600-0498) Wiley (Blackwell Publishing)
2006 - 2015 HoST - Journal of History of Science and Technology (1646-7752) Walter de Gruyter GmbH
Distinctions

Other distinction

2016 Mulher Cientista - First 100 women scientists
2015 Mulher Cientista - First 20 women scientists
2003 Visiting Researcher
2000 Senior Fellowship
1993 Phi Delta Gamma, Sigma Chapter Award
University of Maryland at College Park, United States
1992 Slater Fellowhip
American Philosophical Society, United States