Ana Carneiro

Associate Professor
Interuniversity Centre for the History of Science and Technology
Nova-New University of Lisbon

Fields of interest:

History of 19th and early twentieth-century Science, with particular emphasis on geology and chemistry

Recent publications:

Ana Carneiro, Isabel Amaral, ‘Propaganda and Philanthropy: The Institute Bento da Rocha Cabral, the Lisbon Site of Biochemistry (1925–1953),’ Ambix, 62 (2015): 138–166. DOI: 10.1179/1745823415Y.0000000002

Ana Carneiro, Ana Simões, Maria Paula Diogo, Teresa Salomé Mota, ‘Geology and Religion in Portugal,’ Notes & Records of the Royal Society, 67 (2013), 331-354. doi:10.1098/rsnr.2012.0072

Teresa Salomé Mota, Ana Carneiro, ‘”A Time for Engineers and a Time for Geologists”: Scientific Lives and Different Pathways in the History of Portuguese Geology,’ Earth Sciences History, 32 (2013), 23–38

Jesús Catalá-Gorgues, Ana Carneiro, ‘Like birds of a feather: the cultural origins of Iberian geological cooperation and the European Geological Map of 1896,’ The British Journal for the History of Science, 46 (2013), 39-70. DOI: 10.1017/S0007087411000306

Ana Carneiro, Marianne Klemun, eds., Seeing and Measuring, Constructing and Judging: Instruments in the History of the Earth Sciences, Centaurus, special issue, 53 (May 2011), 77-189. DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-0498.2011.00221.x

Ana Carneiro, Teresa Salomé Mota, Vanda Leitão, O Chão que Pisamos. A Geologia ao Serviço do Estado (1848-1974), Lisbon, Edições Colibri /Colecção CIUHCT, 2014. ISBN978-989-689-375-0

Ana Simões, Ana Carneiro, Maria Paula Diogo, Luís Miguel Carolino, Teresa Salomé Mota, Uma História da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa (1911-1974), Lisbon, Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, 2013.

Ana Simões, Maria Paula Diogo, Ana Carneiro, Citizen of the World. A Scientific Biography of the Abbé Correia da Serra (English translation), Berkeley, Institute of Governmental Studies Press/University of California, 2012

Ana Carneiro, Ana Simões, Maria Paula Diogo, Luís Miguel Carolino,’De l’Ecole Polytechnique de Lisbonne à la Faculté des Sciences: enjeux d’identité’ in Yamina Bettahar, Françoise Birck, Marie-Jeanne Mailfert, eds., Les Universités au Risque de l’Histoire. Principes, Configurations, Modèles, Nancy, Presses –Universitaires de Nancy-Éditions Universitaires de Lorraine, 2014, pp. 343-367. ISBN 978-2-8143-0202-0

Ana Carneiro, ‘After Mateu Orfila: Adolphe Wurtz and the status of Medical, Organic and Biological Chemistry at the Faculty of Medicine, Paris (1853-1884)’ in Jose Ramon Bertomeu Sanchez; Antonio Garcia Belmar; Agusti Nieto-Galan, eds., Chemistry, Medicine and Crime: Mateu Orfila (1787-1853) and his times, New York, Science History Publications/USA, 2006, pp. 101-124.

Ana Carneiro, ‘The Museum of the Geological Survey of Portugal: The Role of the ‘Bilobites’ Collection in a 19th-century Palaeoichnological Controversy,’ in Marco Beretta, ed., From Private to Public, Natural Collections and Museums, New York, Science History Publications/USA, 2005, pp. 189-234.

Ana Simões; Ana Carneiro; Maria Paula Diogo, eds., Travels of Learning. Towards a Geography of Science in Europe, Dordrecht, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2003