About Martino Martini
Martino Martini, Wei Kuangguo his Chinese name ,
was a Jesuit missionary and a distinguished scientist - mathematician, historian and cartographer - who lived and worked in China in 1600.
His studies and experiences made him a bridge and mediator between the Chinese and European civilizations, and till nowadays a very interesting figure at the forefront of his time.
His works of remarkable scientific and humanistic significance, continue to stimulate the attention
of European and Chinese scholar,
intellectuals and amateurs.
Centro Studi Martino Martini
c/o Università degli studi di Trento
Palazzo Prodi, Via Tommaso Gar, 14 -
38122 Trento - Italia
Tel.:+ 39 0461 281343 -1495 -1345 -1996