Gonçalo Dias is taking on a new challenge

Gonçalo Dias joined Medea-Chart as a postdoctoral fellow almost from the beginning of the project, in July 2017. His knowledge of history is immense and day-by-day conversations with him were always extremely interesting, sometimes even sparking long discussions with the other team members at lunchtime, one of the many opportunities for debating research, history in general, and the history of science in particular. Even though Gonçalo’s background is in Theoretical Physics, he has acquired vast knowledge in the history of science by his own personal interest and initiative. During his time with Medea-Chart his work mainly focused at the cartometric analysis of medieval charts to uncover tr