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Fotini Tsaglioti

Fotini Tsaglioti

Fotini Tsaglioti is a doctoral candidate at the Graduate Program in the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and the National Technical University of Athens. She holds master degrees from the same program (2007) and from the International Master Program in European Society, Science and Technology (ESST) (2008). Her undergraduate degree was in physics (Department of Physics, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, 2004). Her work focuses on historical patterns of automation that have been expansively used in non-renewable (steam) and renewable (wind) modes of energy production in historical capitalism. It pays special attention to the contrast between the rhetoric that accompanied the promotion of automation and problems regarding the sustainable use of automation technologies. She was a research fellow at the IAS-STS/IFZ in Graz, Austria (2009) (Manfred-Heindler grant recipient) and a Scholar-in-Residence at the Deutsches Museum, in Munich, Germany (2010).

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