Biographical entry Tolmasquim, Alfredo


Present Position:

Director of the Museum of Astronomy and Related Sciences, Brazil.


Alfredo organized and presently coordinates the Brazilian Bibliography of the History of Science. He serves as Secretary of the Commission on Bibliography and Documentation of the Division of History of Science of the IUHPS, having participated in the WHSO project since its inception.

Publications include:

Academic Background:

Alfredo held a Post-doctorate position at Hebrew University, Jerusalem. He was also a visiting scholar at the Advanced Studies Institute of Hebrew University, Jerusalem, and at the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin.


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