Jonathan Tennenbaum

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Jonathan Tennenbaum

Bio || Bio

Researcher on physics and the philosophy of science; independent consultant on economics, science and technology in Berlin, Germany; research collaborator of the company Quantix - Société de Recherche et Développement en Technique Vibratoire (Paris); pianist and composer.

Born 1950 in Chicago, USA. Studies of mathematics and physics at the University of Rochester, Cornell University and the University of California. Ph.D. in mathematics from the University of California at San Diego (1973). Lecturer in Mathematics, Odense University, Denmark (1973-74). Postdoctoral fellow, Cambridge University, England (1974). Assistant Professor of Mathematics at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark (1975-1979). Grant from American Mathematical Society for research into the unpublished papers of Bernhard Riemann (1980). Contributing editor to the German magazine FUSION, devoted to science, advanced technology and economic development (1981-1987). Advisor to the research unit of the news service EIR, specializing in science and technology, economic development and macroeconomic analysis (1988-2006). Visiting Lecturer at the University of Business and Technology in Pristina, Kosovo (2007-2009). Consultant to the Russian educational website "Epistemoteka" (2008- 2010). Invited lecturer at the Universities of Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paolo and Belo Horizonte in Brazil, with courses on the history and technological applications of nuclear energy (2010). Research collaboration with the Russian physicist Danil Doubochinski, Paris, on scientific and technological applications of a new principle in the field of nonlinearly-coupled oscillating systems (2005 to present).

Situação no CFCUL || Position at the CFCUL

Membro Colaborador


Grupos de Investigação || Research Groups

Filosofia das Ciências da Natureza (Colaborador)


Contactos || Contacts


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Produção Científica (Selecção) || Scientific Production (Selection)

Publicações || Publications

Livros / Books
  1. Energia Nuclear, Capax Dei, Rio de Janeiro (2009)
  2. A Economica dos Isotopos, Capax Dei, Rio de Janeiro (2007)
  3. Energia Nuclear – Uma Tecnologia Feminina, Capax Dei, Rio de Janeiro (2000).
  4. Kernenergie -- die weibliche Technik, on the scientific history of radioactivity and nuclear energy, focussing on the contribution of women scientists, (1994).
Artigos / Articles
  1. The Universe as a Social Process (together with D.B. Doubochinski) – (draft, 2013)
  2. Mehr Geist in die Hirnfoschung – Das Vermächtnis von Josef Breuer (A methodological study of the ideas and work of the co-discoverer of psychoanalysis, Josef Breuer, with applications to the brain-mind problem) 2011
  3. On the General Nature of Physical Objects (together with D.B. Doubochinski), August 2008.
  4. The Isotope Economy (in Russian) "Khimia i Zhizn" (Chemistry and Life), Moscow, January 2008.
  5. On the Fundamental Properties of Coupled Oscillating Systems (together with D.B. Doubochinski), December 2007.
  6. The Macroscopic Quantum Effect in Nonlinear Oscillating Systems: a Possible Bridge between Classical and Quantum Physics (together with D.B. Doubochinski) November 2007.
  7. Amplitude Quantization as an Elementary Property of Macroscopic Vibrating Systems, 21st CENTURY SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY - USA Winter 2005 – 2006.

Reuniões Científicas || Scientific Meetings

Comunicações / Talks
  1. Creativity in Nature and Creativity in Man, Conference on Emergence and Non-Fundamentalist Metaphysics, Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon (May 14-16, 2012).
  2. A New Conception of Interaction of Physical Systems - Implications for Biology and Medicine Summer School on Biophotonics, International Institute of Biophysics, Neuss, Germany (August 12, 2008).
  3. The Isotope Economy, keynote presentation at the INAC 2007 conference on “Nuclear Energy and the Energetic Challenges of the 21st Century”, Santos, Brazil (October 3, 2007).
  4. The fundamental role of phase-coupling and phase-modulation in living processes: Theory and demonstration of an electromechanical model for the quantum behavior of biological systems, Summer School of International Institute of Biophysics, Neuss, Germany (August 16, 2007)
  5. Demonstration of a new type of interaction between oscillating systems, Second International Workshop "Atomic structure: new ideas and perspectives", Moscow, Russia (September 24-25, 2007)
  6. On the fundamental properties of coupled oscillating systems, First Russian Workshop on the Nuclear Science of Condensed Matter, Dubna, Russia (May 20, 2007)
  7. The Macroscopic Quantum Effect in Nonlinear Oscillating Systems: a Possible Bridge between Classical and Quantum Physics, Moscow University seminar on “Atomic Structure, New Ideas and Perspectives” (January 2007).
  8. The Isotope Economy, Keynote lecture at the International Nuclear Atlantic Conference (INAC-2007). Invited lecture on the Isotope Economy at the European Institute for Transuranium Elements, Karlsruhe, Germany (December 2007).
  9. On the Riemannian Space-Time of Living Processes, International Symposium on Biophysical Methods in Medical Research and Biotechnology, sponsored by the Montedison Corporation in Milan, Italy (June 1987). Also presented at the annual conference of the International Institute of Biophysics (IIB) in Neuss, Germany  (September 2000).