Silke Ackermann, Director, Museum of the History of Science, University of Oxford
Sheila Canby, Patti Cadby Birch Curator in Charge, Department of Islamic Art, The Met
Peter J. Lu, Research Associate in Applied Physics, John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University
Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Court and Cosmos: The Great Age of the Seljuqs, on view April 27–July 24, 2016.
Recorded May 15, 2016
This program is made possible by the Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art.