# The Genius of Archimedes -- 23 Centuries of Influence on Mathematics, Science and Engineering Proceedings of an International Conference held at Syracuse, Italy, June 8-10, 2010

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Legacy and influence in Mathematics

An Archimedean Research Theme: The Calculation of the Volume of Cylindrical Groins

On Archimedean Roots in Torricelli's Mechanics

Rational Mechanics and Science Rationnelle Unique

Archimedes and Caustics: A Twofold Multimedia and Experimental Approach

Archimedes' Quadratures

On Archimedes' Pursuit Concerning Geometrical Analysis

Legacy and influence in Engineering and Mechanisms Design

Simon Stevin and the Rise of Archimedean Mechanics in the Renaissance

Archimedes' Cannons Against the Roman Fleet?

V-Belt Winding Along Archimedean Spirals During the Variator Speed Ratio Shift

Ancient Motors for Siege Towers

From Archimedean Spirals to Screw Mechanisms

A Short Historical Overview

The Mechanics of Archimedes Towards Modern Mechanism Design

Archimedean Mechanical Knowledge in 17th Century China

Archimedes Arabicus. Assessing Archimedes' Impact on Arabic Mechanics and Engineering

Legacy and influence in Hydraulics

The Golden Crown: A Discussion

The Heritage of Archimedes in Ship Hydrostatics: 2000 Years from Theories to Applications

Notes on the Syrakosia and on Archimedes' Approach to the Stability of Floating Bodies

What Did Archimedes Find at "Eureka" Moment?

Floatability and Stability of Ships: 23 Centuries after Archimedes

The "Syrakousia" Ship and the Mechanical Knowledge between Syracuse and Alexandria

Legacy and influence in Philosophy

Browsing in a Renaissance Philologist's Toolbox: Archimedes' Rule

The Mystery of Archimedes. Archimedes, Physicist and Mathematician, Anti-Platonic and Anti-Aristotelian Philosopher

Archimedes to Eratosthenes: "Method for Mechanical Theorems"

Archimedes in Seventeenth Century Philosophy

Legacy and influence in Science and Technology

Cross-Fertilisation of Science and Technology in the Time of Archim?d?s

Archimedes in Ancient Roman World

Archimedes: Russian Researches

Archimedean Science and the Scientific Revolution

Archimedes' Burning Mirrors: Myth or Reality?

The Influence of Archimedes in the Machine Books from the Renaissance to the 19th Century

Archimedes Influence in Science and Engineering

Legacy and influence in teaching and history aspects

The Founder-Cult of Hieron II at Akrai: The Rock-Relief from Intagliatella's Latomy

Archimedes: Russian Editions of Works

Archimedes in Program on History of Mechanics in Lomonosov Moscow St. University

Archimedes Discovers and Inventions in the Russian Education

Archimedes in Secondary Schools: A Teaching Proposal for the Math Curriculum

Mechanical Advantage: The Archimedean Tradition of Acquiring Geometric Insight form Mechanical Metaphor

The Death of Archimedes: A Reassessment

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