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Casulleras Closa, Josep
Full-time lecturer
Department of Classical, Romance and Semitic Languages, UB

ORCID: 0000-0001-7086-892X

Contact address

Departament of Classical, Romance and Semitic Languages, office  E2.13
Faculty of Philology
Historic Building UB
Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, 585
08007 Barcelona
ext. 35611

Research interests

Astronomy, mathematics, mechanics and engineering in medieval Arabic and its reception in Europe
Applications of astronomy to medieval society

PhD dissertations supervised

Parra Pérez, María José (2013)
Estudio y edición de las traducciones al árabe del Almanach perpetuum de Abraham Zacuto

Main publications (last five years)

Casulleras, Josep (2014) Mechanics and Engineering. In: Kalin, Ibrahim; Ayduz, Salim; Dagli, Caner (eds) The Oxford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, Science, and Technology in Islam. Oxford, Oxford University Press, pp. 537-542.

Casulleras, Josep (2014) Bank Mūsā. In: Hockey, Thomas; Trimble, Virginia; Williams, Thomas R.; Brache, Katherine; Jarrell, Richard A.; Marché II, Jordan D.; Palmeri, Joann; Green, Daniel W.E. (eds) Biographical Encyclopedia of Astronomers. New York, Springer Science Business Media, pp. 92-94.

Casulleras, Josep (2013) Chabás, José; Goldstein, Bernard R. A Survey of European Astronomical. Tables in the Late Middle Ages. [Time, Astronomy and Calendars. Texts and Studies, vol. 2] Brill: Leiden; Boston, 2012. Dynamis, 33 (2): 505-507.