Michele Luchetti

Max-Planck Institute for The History of Science

My main academic interests are in the Philosophy and History of Science. My research focuses on how new scientific concepts are conceived and justified in connection with novel measurement procedures and instruments. I'm currently a Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow at the Max-Planck Institute for the History of Science (MPIWG) in Berlin (Research Group: "Practices of Validation in the Biomedical Sciences”).

Before this, I studied Philosophy at the University of Milan and at the Central European University in Budapest, where I obtained my PhD in 2020. In my PhD dissertation, I have argued that certain elements of scientific practice are ‘constit…

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