Ptolemaeus Arabus et Latinus

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Dr. Pouyan Rezvani


General Information

Pouyan Rezvani (پویان رضوانی) is an Iranian postdoctoral researcher at the project Ptolemaeus Arabus et Latinus (PAL). His main focus in this project is on a medieval Arabic translation of Ptolemy's Almagest, made by Isḥāq ibn Ḥunayn revised by Thābit ibn Qurra in the 9th century A.D., to make a critical edition of the text based on the available manuscripts. He received his PhD from Utrecht University, the Netherlands, with a dissertation on two treatises on the astrolabe by Abū Rayḥān Muḥammad ibn Aḥmad al-Bīrūnī (973- ca. 1050 A.D.), under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Jan P. Hogendijk.

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