Skip to main content

Sébastien Moureau

Research Associate of the F.R.S.-FNRS attached to the University of Louvain at Université catholique de Louvain

Areas of expertise

  • - History of Arabic Sciences and Philosophy
  • - History of Latin Sciences and Philosophy
  • - Transmission of knowledge from the Arab-Muslim world to the Latin West in the Middle Ages

Major works

  • Moureau, Sébastien. Le De anima alchimique du pseudo-Avicenne. Volume 1. Étude. Micrologus’ Library 76. Firenze: Sismel – Edizioni del Galluzzo, 2016, 451 p.
  • Moureau, Sébastien. Le De anima alchimique du pseudo-Avicenne. Volume 2. Édition critique et traduction annotée. Micrologus’ Library 77. Firenze: Sismel – Edizioni del Galluzzo, 2016, 971 p.
  • Bonmariage, Cécile, and Sébastien Moureau. Le Cercle des lettres de l’alphabet (Dā’irat al-aḥruf al-abjadiyya). Un traité de magie pratique des lettres attribué à Hermès. Édition critique, traduction annotée et étude. Islamic Philosophy, Theology and Science, forthcoming in 2016.

About Me

Sébastien Moureau is a Research Associate of the F.F.S – FNRS attached to the University of Louvain. His research is mainly focused on the transmission of the so-called occult sciences from the Arab-Muslim world to the Latin West in the Middle Ages, with a special focus on alchemy.

Courses and Programs taught by Sébastien Moureau