Research Institutes

Important institutes conducting research on the history of Arabic-Islamic science



  1. Institute for the History of Mathematics, Mathematical Institute, Utrecht University, The Netherlands (Prof. Jan Hogendijk)
  2. Institute of Islamic Studies, McGill University, Montreal, Canada (Prof. Jamil Ragep)
  3. Institut für Geschichte der Arabisch-Islamischen Wissenschaften, Frankfurt, Germany (Prof. Furt Sezgin)
  4. Institute for the History of Science, University of Tehran, Iran
  5. Prof. Dr. Fuat Sezgin Research Foundation for the History of Science in Islam, Istanbul
  6. Max Planck Institute for the History of Science
  7. Bavarian Academy of Sciences and Humanities

An important list with researchers on the history of Arabic/Islamic science & technology can be found on the website of the Commission on History of Science & Technology in Islamic Societies: