Dr. Marco Panza

Dr. Marco Panza

Schmid College of Science and Technology; Department of Philosophy, Mathematics
Office Location: Hashinger Science Center 218
Office Hours: By appointment


Marco Panza (Ph.D., University of Genova, Italy 1990, and French HDR, EHESS, Paris, 2000) is Full Professor at Chapman University. He is the Program Director and Co-Founder of the D.Sc. program in Mathematics, Philosophy, and Physics (MPP). Dr. Panza is also affiliated with the IHPST (CNRS and University of Paris 1, Pantheon-Sorbonne as Research Director in History and Philosophy of Sciences, which allows him to direct several French Ph.D. students. His current research focuses on areas in the history and philosophy of mathematics and logic. He is author of well over 100 articles and books. The most relevant ones are listed in the bibliography below.


Recent Creative, Scholarly Work and Publications

(with Giovanna Rita Giardina and Daniele Carlo Struppa) “Many infinities, or only one?”, Boll. Accad. Gioenia Nat. Sci. (Catania), 56 (386), 2023, pp. FP28–FP41.
“Platonism, De Re, and (Philosophy of) Mathematical Practice”, forthcoming in Handbook of Philosophy of Mathematical Practice, Springer.
“Le géométrie de Descartes est-elle une extension de celle d’Euclide ?”, in O. Chevalier (sous la direction de), Descartes et ses mathématiques, Classiques Garnier, Paris, 2022, pp. 25-46.
(With A. Arana, ed. by) Précis de philosophie de la logique et des mathématiques. Vol. 2. Philosophie des mathématiques, Ed. de la Sorbonne, Paris, 2022.
(with F. Boccuni) “Frege’s Theory of Real Numbers: A Consistent Rendering” Review of Symbolic Logic, vol. 15, n. 3, 2022, pp. 624-667.
(with T. Archibald, R. T. W. Arthur, G. Ferraro, J. Gray, D. Jesseph, J. Lützen, D. Rabouin and G. Schubring) “A Question of Fundamental Methodology: Reply to Mikhail Katz and His Coauthors”, The Mathematical Intelligencer, 2022, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00283-022-10217-7
Modes de l’analyse et formes de la geometrie, Vrin (coll. Mathesis), Paris, 2021.
“Anzahlen and Werthverläufe. Are there Objects other than Value-Ranges in Frege’s Universe? An Argument from Grundgesetze, §§ I.34-4”, in F. Boccuni and A. Sereni (eds.), Origins and Varieties if Logicism, Routledge, London, 2021, pp. 79-118.
“Anzahlen et Werthverläufe : quelques remarques sur les §§ I.34-40 des Grundgesetze de Frege”, in E. Haffner and D. Rabouin (eds.), L’Épistémologie du dedans. Mélanges en l’honneur de Hourya Benis-Sinaceur, Classiques Garnier, Paris, 2021, pp. 141-189
“Qué podría haber sido la universalidad para Euclides”, in G. D. Secco, F. T. Sautter and O. M. Esquisabel, W. Sanz (eds), De Mathematicae atque philosophicae Elegantia. Notas festivas para Abel Lassalle Casanave, College Publications, UK, 2021, pp. 133-143.
(With. Gianluca Longa), “Diagrams in Greek Geometrical Analysis”, Philosophia Scientiae, 25(3), 2021, pp. 81-102.
“Analysis, Constructions & Diagrams in Classical Geometry”, Metodo. International Studies in Phenomenology and Philosophy, 9, 1, 2021., pp. 181-219.
(with D. Napoletani et D. Struppa), “The Agnostic Structure of Data Science Method”, Lato Sensu, vol. 8, n. 2, 2021, pp. 44-57.
“Analysis, Constructions & Diagrams in Classical Geometry”, forthcoming in Metodo. International Studies in Phenomenology and Philosophy, 9, 1, 2021, forthcoming.
(with F. Boccuni) “Frege’s Theory of Real Numbers: A Consistent Rendering” Review of Symbolic Logic, FirstView: DOI 10.1017/S17550203200026X.