Campion Lecturer Recognised by US National Science Foundation
The American-based Society for the History of Technology (SHOT) recently awarded Dr. Luciano Boschiero, Senior Lecturer in History and Science at Campion College, a travel grant to attend the 2016 meeting of the Society in Singapore. This grant is supported by SHOT members, the Dibner Fund, and the National Science Foundation. The conference, between the 22 and 26 of June 2016, will be held at the Tembusu College at the National University of Singapore. Luciano will be presenting at a session on the practical applications of natural philosophy in early modern Europe. The title of his paper is: “Machines, Motion, and the Académie des Sciences, 1666–1686”. See more information about the conference.