Paolo Caressa:
        - Vita in English [pdf] - Detailed [pdf].
        - Curriculum Vitæ in italiano [pdf] - Dettagliato [pdf].
        - My vita on View Paolo Caressa's LinkedIn profileLinkedIn.
        - Follow me on Twitter Twitter.
        - Il mio e-book Onyricon (2013).
        - Il mio e-book Il Mitreo, e altri racconti dell'orrore (2013).
        - Il mio e-book Universi di parole.
        - My book Piccola storia della matematica, vol.1 [A Short History of Mathematics, vol.1].
        - My book Matemática escolar desde un punto de vista superior, I: conjuntos y números co-authored with C. Madonna and A. Barcia.
        - My book Piccola storia della matematica, vol.2 [A Short History of Mathematics, vol.2].
        - My other math publications.
    Other stuff on this site:
        - Texts and notes on mathematics, in particular my on-line book Metodi-Matematici della Meccanica Quantistica.
        - Some programs written by me (mainly in C)
        - Essays and reviews on philosophical or literary subjects.
        - Rivista di Fantascienza, a fanzine I collaborated to (all issues on line) and others from mine literary writings.
    and more things...
Rinaldo Caressa: the site of my father, renowned roman painter.
Wolfango Caressa: a page with the rhymes of my grandfather Wolfango.
paolo@caressa·it to contact me.

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These pages are periodically updated: hereinafter I list the last news:
newOtt 2016Le slide di una conferenza divulgativa sui numri pseudo-casuali, tenuta su invito dell'Associazione Amici del Liceo Scientifico Respighi, di Piacenza, presso la Fondazione di Piacenza e Vigevano: Quasi per caso.
Dec 2015A JavaScript program which implements a simple Markov model aimed at sentence generation: the program tries to chat with the user, or also with itself! Chat with me.
Sep 2015A simple program which, starting by a simple and purely HTML encoding, produces HTML text in ancient Greek with polytonic orthography: Greml.
Sep 2014A new release (3.2) of hpp, my rule based html pre-processor, on my computer science page: some more directive (I needed) is added, and some bugs are fixed.
Feb 2013An article for the last paper issue of XlaTangente: therein I talk about misuses of correlation in economics, in particular about Skyscrapers and Economic Crisis: check it out here on my (italian) math page,
Sep 2013Another kindle e-book from mine is now available on Amazon site: Onyricon, a collection of fantastic tales.
Sep 2013A new kindle e-book from mine is now available on Amazon site: Il Mitreo, e altri racconti dell'orrore (The Mithraeum and other horror tales), a compilation horror tales written between 1987 and 2007.
Aug 2013Another popular science article on XlaTangente, about Lagrange's life, in the bicentennial of his death: again on my math page.
Jul 2013The second part of my popoular science article about roman mathematics appeared on XlaTangente: read it on my mathematical page.
May 2013A new popular science article appeared on XlaTangente, which deals with the mathematics of Romans and in Roman Empire: you may read it on my mathematical page.
Apr 2013My first kindle e-book is now available on Amazon site: Universi di parole (Worlds of Words), a compilation of my early 90s writing experiments on metaliterature, combinatorial tales, and more.
Mar 2013Sulla rivista dell'Università Autonoma di Madrid Didácticas Específicas è uscito un mio articolo di didattica e storia della scienza Storia e didattica della scienza: concetti ed esempi, nel quale espongo alcune mie considerazioni sui rapporti fra storia, didattica e teoria di una disciplina scientifica, proponendo una metafora geometrica e discutendo diversi esempi classici dalla storia del pensiero scientifico.
Jan 2013A new popular science article appeared on XlaTangente, which deals with epistemological applications of group theory: you may read it, in the submitted version, before editing, on my mathematical page.
Sep 2012At last my book Piccola storia della matematica, vol.1 is available: it is a popular account of the history of mathematics from Prehistory till Reinassance.
Sep 2012My first "app" for iPhone, which actually uses HTML5 + Javascript, on my computer programs page.
Jul 2012Another paper on XlaTangente, namely a short introduction to mathematical techniques aimed at geographic profiling of serial killers, on line at my mathematical page.
Jun 2012A tale I wrote just twenty years ago, La bandiera sul soviet del villaggio, is now quoted at page 157 of last Paolo Gangemi's book Piccolo libro delle curiosità sul mondo (Sironi, 2012) which is of course worth reading per se.
May 2012On April 25/26 I gave a couple of talks at Universidad Autónoma de Madrid: the first is a discussion of the relationship between history and didactics of science, written for a master in Education, the latter is a talk on the history of mathematics, devoted to the mathematics of Romans. Slides for both talks are available at my mathematical page (in Spanish).
Mar 2012On the February issue of XlaTangente you may find a short contribution about some basic concepts in finance: check it out in mathematical page.
Gen 2012The output of a (friendly) contest with my friend Paolo Gangemi on my pagina di filosofia [in Italian]: the subject is the tolerance.
Ott 2011My new book Matemática escolar desde un punto de vista superior, I: conjuntos y números has been published, written in collaboration with C. Madonna and A. Barcia.
Jan 2011A new version of hpp, my rule based html pre-processor, on my computer science page.
Mar 2010A small book called Piccola storia della matematica, vol.2 has just been published: it is a popular account of the history of XVII-XVIII cent. mathematics. Volume 1, which will span from Antiquity till Reinassance is still in preparation...
Mar 2010My review of the book La melanconia by Roberto Gigliucci appeared on issue 35 (2009) of Janus is now also on my philosophical page.
Set 2009My Style guidelines to code computer programs, which I wrote in 2005 for the developing group I was part of, on my computer science page (in Italian).
Jul 2009My paper A proposito degli ultimi giorni di Immanuel Kant (About the last days of Immanuel Kant) will appear on issue 34 (2009) of Janus and it is (in a longer version) on my philosophy pages.
Jul 2009My review of the book Il tratto della morte by Pier Giorgio Nosari and Mario Taccolini appeared on issue 33 (2009) of Janus is now also on my philosophical page.
Ago 2008My Note di probabilità, some notes about probability theory with emphasis on stochastic processes and quantum mechanical applications.
Lug 2007 A short poem of mine, Gorgoglio esadecimale (1989) is now appeared in a recent book, hence I decided to put it also on my site.
Lug 2007 Some Note sulle ondicelle, as an introduction to the mathematical theory of wavelets.
Jun 2007 A new expository mathematical note: Funzioni viste in diagonale.
Oct 2006 My review of the book Stiff by Mary Roach, appeared on the Janus magazine, issue 23 (2006) is also on my philosophical page.
Ago 2006 The full text of Intégration par séries des équation différentielles linéaires by Giuseppe Peano is now on-line in my mathematical page.
Aug 2006 The full text of Disquisitiones generales circa superficies curvas by Gauss now on-line in my mathematical page.
Jan 2006 A new version of listdir, a short program to dump a directory on html files.
Sep 2005 Some small graphical programs written invoking the Win32 API to download freely from my computer science page.
Jun 2005A text of computer science, Cos'è la crittografia.
Jun 2005 Some new on line text on Philosophy: Augustine's Confessiones, Berkeley's A Treatise Concerning the Principles of Human Knowledge.
Apr 2005 New philophers added in the "thinkers list", and some links to texts on line added.
Mar 2005 Corrected errors and many typos in "Metodi matematici della meccanica quantistica".
Mar 2005 New links toward on line texts in mathematics and computer science.
Jan 2005 ALL mathematical writings have been updated and restyled!
Dec 2004 a section devoted to Ibn 'Arabi, one to Hebrew mystics and more links in the philosophy page.
Dec 2004 A new tale (1995), Il cane, and new links to on line texts.
Nov 2004 New texts on my literature and mathematics pages.
Nov 2004 Some of my tales and all issues of Rivista di Fantascienza on-line on my literature page.