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Project development

January 2016

21-22. 01.2016 – conference Manipulating Flora. Gardens as laboratories in the Renaissance and Early Modern Europe (organizers: Fabrizio Baldassarri, Dana Jalobeanu, Oana Matei)

Oana Matei, Mastering the method of experimentation in the Hartlib Circle: the case of vegetation

Alexandru Mexi, Building gardens with meanings. The symbolical role of vegetation in the creation of landscape design in Eastern and Western Europe

22 .01.2016– team research seminar

28.01.2016 – team research seminar

 

February 2016

05.02 – team research seminar)

11-26.02.2016 – Ovidiu Babes – research stage at the Institute for Philosophy and History of Literature, Science and Technology of the Technische Universität Berlin

26.02.2016 – team research seminar

 

March 2016

11.03.2016 – team research seminar

20.03.2016 – team research seminar

 

April 2016

06.04.2016 – team research seminar

14.04.2016 – team research seminar

18.04.2016 workshop Early Modern Intersections: Science, Experiments, Methodologies (organizers: Ovidiu Babeș, Sabin Coroian, Mihnea Dobre, Oana Matei, Alexandru Mexi)

Ovidiu Babes, Round Table Discussion, Francis Bacon and natural history projects before the Restoration

Mihnea Dobre, Round Table Discussion, Descartes in the Hartlib Papers

Oana Matei, Experiments with plants in the mid seventeenth century England: Ralph Austen’s matter theory

Alex Mexi, Rethinking garden meaning. Chaos and reason in Early Modern Europe – the search for Oneself

 

May 2016

03-05. 05. 2016 – Alex Mexi, ISIH conference, Crete, paper presented Rethinking garden meaning. Chaos and reason in Early Modern Europe – the search for Oneself

12.05.2016 – team research seminar

 

June 2016

02.09.2016 –team research seminar

 

July – August 2016

11-16.07.2016 – Bucharest-Princeton Seminar in Early Modern Philosophy, Alba-Iulia, Romania Mihnea Dobre – Co-chairing two round-table discussions on “Trees of Knowledge (I)” (Texts: Proclus, Commentary on Euclid (fragments); John Dee, Mathematical Preface. With Dana Jalobeanu and Ovidiu Babeș) and (2) “Trees of Knowledge (II)” (Texts: Bacon, De augmentis scientiarum; Descartes, “Letter to the reader,” Principia philosophia. With Dana Jalobeanu and Doina-Cristina Rusu).

Ovidiu Babes – Co-chairing a round-table discussion on “Trees of Knowledge (I)” (Texts: Proclus, Commentary on Euclid (fragments); John Dee, Mathematical Preface. With Dana Jalobeanu and Mihnea Dobre).

20.07-22.08.2016 – Alex Mexi, research stage British Library, London

29.08.2016 – team research seminar

 

September 2016

14.09.2016 – team research seminar

22-24. 09.2016 conference 7th European Society for the History of Science Conference, Prague

Mihnea Dobre – The Power of Historiographic Labels and the Power of National Historiographies of Science: The Bacon-Descartes Case

Oana Matei – Mastering the Method of Experimentation: Projects of Natural History in the Mid Seventeenth Century England

Alex Mexi –  The Influence of Early Modern Western European Gardens in the Design of Some 20Th Century Royal Gardens in Romania. Peles Castle and the Late Renaissance Landscape

25.09-29.09.2016, Alexandru Mexi, research stage Österreichisches Staatsarchiv, Vienna

Alexandr Mexi – accepted in PhD programme, University of Bucharest, Centre for Excellence in the Study of Imaginary.

 

October 2016

27.10.2016 – team research seminar

 

November 2016

18.11.2016 – team research seminar

 

December 2016

15.12.2016 – team research seminar

22.12.2016 – team research seminar