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CORTESE João F. N.


PhD candidate at the Université de Paris 7 – Diderot & University of São Paulo




Me contacter : joaocortese (( at )) gmail.com




Thesis



Subject : Mathematics and philosophy in the works of Blaise Pascal


Supervisors : David Rabouin (CNRS, Paris Diderot - SPHERE), Luís César Oliva (USP)

Subvention : CNPq/CAPES




Formation



• 2011 – 2012 : Master in History in Philosophy of Science (Université de Paris 7 – Diderot)

Dissertation : “Formes de l’analogie chez Pascal”
Supervisor : David Rabouin

• 2006 – 2011 : Undergraduate studies in the University of São Paulo (mathematics, linguistics and philosophy)

Dissertation : “Analogias na matemática e na expressão linguística”
Supervisors : Marcos Lopes (USP), Jairo José da Silva (UNESP)




Publications



• Cortese, J. F. N. (2014). “Infinity between mathematics and apologetics : Pascal’s notion of infinite distance”, Synthese, 2015, v. 192, p. 2379-2393. First published online in 2014. http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11229-014-0599-7


• Cortese, J. F. N. (2016). When two points coincide, or are at an infinitely small distance : Some aspects of the relation between the works of Leibniz, Pascal (and Desargues). In : Wenchao Li. (Org.). Für unser Glück oder das Glück anderer : Vorträge des X. Internationalen Leibniz-Kongresses. 1ed. : Olms, 2016, v. 4, p. 165-178.


• Cortese, J. F. N. (2015). "Pierre Duhem leitor de Blaise Pascal : analogias no seio de descontinuidades". In : Carvalho, M. ; Évora, F. R. ; Tossato, C. R. ; Pessoa Jr. O. Filosofia da Ciência e da Natureza. Coleção XVI Encontro ANPOF : ANPOF, p. 178-195, 2015. (In Portuguese). http://www.anpof.org/portal/images/Colecao_XVI_Encontro_ANPOF/Filosofia_da_cincia_e_da_natureza.pdf


• Cortese, J. F. N. (2016). "Pierre Duhem, intérprete de Blaise Pascal : analogías entre discontinuidades". In : Márquez, V. M. H.. (Org.). Pierre Duhem : entre física y metafísica. 1ed.Barcelona, Ciudad Juárez : Anthropos Editorial, Universidad Autónoma de Ciudad Juárez, 2016, v. , p. 45-68. Extended version of Cortese (2015).


• Cortese, J. F. N. (2016). Leibniz e o paradigma da perspectiva. Cadernos Espinosanos (USP), v. 34, p. 137-162. http://www.revistas.usp.br/espinosanos/article/view/116950/114479




Last presentations




•"When two points coincide, or are at an infinitely small distance : Some aspects of the relation between the works of Leibniz, Pascal (and Desargues)". X. Internationalen Leibniz-Kongresses, Hannover, 2016.


• "Colocando os indivisíveis na balança". X AFHIC, Águas de Lindóia, 2016.


• “Peut-on retrouver des analogies entre des disproportions ? Les mathématiques de Pascal”. Journées Jeunes Chercheurs en histoire des sciences et des techniques, Paris, November 2015.


• “Pascal and the cycloid : a mathematical work born in the context of a challenge”. 26th Novembertagung on the History of Mathematics, Torino, October 2015.


• “The Acceptance of Paradox : The Mathematics and the Apologetics of Blaise Pascal”. CREOR Graduate Students’ Conference, McGill University, Montréal, September 2015.


•“Da perspectiva à geometria projetiva : história de uma geometria e possibilidades de ensino”. 6 hours workshop. Escola HFC, Curitiba (Brazil), August 2015.


•“Leibniz e o paradigma da geometria projetiva”. Jornada Leibniz, Universidade de São Paulo, June 2015.


•“A geometria projetiva de Pascal e seu lugar na história do infinito”. IX Encontro da Asociación de Filosofía e Historia de la Ciencia del Cono Sur (AFHIC), Córdoba (Argentina), 2014.


•“The Pascalian Notion of Infinity : what does "infinite distance" mean ?”. Foundations of the Formal Sciences VIII : History & Philosophy of Infinity, Cambridge (UK), 2013.