|Alberto Gatti |
Università di Siena
tel. +39 0382 967415
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| interessi||Distributed Cognition; Embodied Cognition; Notion of Representation; Human-Environment Interaction|
First and last name: Alberto Gatti
Date of birth: February 2, 1976
Place of birth: Milano, Italy
Home address: Via Manzoni 5, 27010 Gerenzago (PV), Italy
Phone: Home: +39-0382-967415; Cell: +39-349-6483111
High school: Classical Lyceum
School: Liceo Ginnasio Ugo Foscolo, Pavia, Italy
Graduation thesis: Limmagine mentale e il suo ruolo epistemologico nella conoscenza, nella scoperta e nellinvenzione (Mental imagery and its epistemological role in knowledge, in discovery and in invention)
Score: Summa cum laude
University of Pavia, Italy
Undergraduate studies carried out at Almo Collegio Borromeo, Pavia, Italy
Scientific-Cultural Master in Cognitive Sciences
Delivered by University of Siena, Italy, PhD in Cognitive Sciences
PhD in Cognitive Sciences
PhD thesis title: The thinking hand. Surgery as a case of distributed and embodied cognition
University of Siena, Italy
Areas of study and research
Topics of study and research
Action and perception
RESEARCH STAYS ABROAD
August 14, 2003-November 14, 2003: Research stay as Temporary Research Scholar at the Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA. Reference Tutor: Prof. Nancy J. Nersessian, Professor of Cognitive Science and Director of the Program in Cognitive Science, College of Computing, Georgia Institute of Technology.
SCIENTIFIC ASSOCIATION MEMBERSHIP
Member of the Cognitive Science Society
Member of the Associazione Italiana di Scienze Cognitive (AISC) (Italian Association for Cognitive Sciences)
Member of the Società Italiana di Filosofia Analitica (SIFA) (Italian Society for Analytic Philosophy)
Gatti, A., & Magnani, L., On the Representational Role of the Environment and On the Cognitive Nature of Manipulations. Talk presentation at the European Computing and Philosophy Conference 2004 (E-CAP 2004), Pavia, Italy, June 3-5, 2004.
Gatti, A., On the Nature of Cognitive Representations and on the Cognitive Role of Manipulations. A Case Study: Surgery. Poster Presentation at the 26th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (CogSci 04), Chicago, IL, USA, August 4-7, 2004.
Gatti, A., Sensing and Thinking through Technological Tools: The Impact on Cognitive Processes of a Change in the Organization of the Boundaries of Body. The Case of Laparoscopic Video-Surgery. Talk presentation at the Second Asia-Pacific Computing and Philosophy Conference 2005 (AP-CAP 2005), Bangkok, Thailand, January 7-9, 2005.
Magnani, L., & Gatti, A. (2003). Embodied and Distributed Aspects of Abductive Diagnostic Reasoning. Proceedings of EuroCogSci03: The European Cognitive Science Conference 2003, Osnabrück, Germany, September 10-13, 2003 (pp. 223-228). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum As-sociates.
Gatti, A. (2005). On the Nature of Cognitive Representations and on the Cognitive Role of Manipulations. A Case Study: Surgery. Proceedings of the 26th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (CogSci 04), Chicago, IL, USA, August 4-7, 2004 (pp. 440-445). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
Gatti, A., & Magnani, L. (forthcoming). On the Representational Role of the Environment and On the Cognitive Nature of Manipulations. Bibliographic data not yet available.