Bulletin of Dnipropetrovsk University.
History and Philosophy of Science and Technology.

Bulletin of Dnipropetrovsk University. Series "History and Philosophy of Science and Technology" has been published since 1993 by Oles Honchar Dnipropetrovsk National University. The University is a leading educational institution in the Dnipropterovsk region as well as in Ukraine. In general, it is one of the most important educational and research centers with the modern level of the material and technical base development, with highly qualified teaching staff. It has been founded in 1993. Series: "History and Philosophy of Science and Technology" continues the tradition initiated by the first elected rector of the Ekaterinoslav (Dnepropetrovsk) University V. P. Karpov (Natural philosophy Aristotle. Moscow, MSU, 1911), Professor of Mathematical Analysis G. A. Hruzyntsevym (Essays on the history of science. D., 1928), rector at the Dnipropetrovsk National University M. V. Polyakov (Ostrogradsky, D., 1982) and others.

In the field of history of science and technology in the Oles Honchar Dnipropetrovsk National University rapidly develop such research areas as: 1. History of science and technology in Ukraine XIX - early XX century. 2. History of the rocketry, physical and engineering industries. 3. History of science and its social functions. It teaches such courses as "History of Science and Technology", "History of rocketry", "History of Chemistry" and others.

Investigations on the history of education, science and technology presented directions who developed Doctors of Science, professors: M.V. Polyakov, V.V. Ivanenko, V.S. Savchuk, F.P. Sanin, S.I. Svitlenko, G.I. Sokol: General history of science and technology, history of physics and mathematics, biology, history (prof. M.V. Polyakov, prof. V.S. Savchuk); The history of rocketry, physical and technical industries (prof. F.P. Sanin, prof. V.S. Savchuk, prof. G. Falcon); History of Agricultural Science (prof. V.I. Ivanenko, prof. V.S. Savchuk, prof. S.I. Svitlenko). They supports scientific relations with scientists Estonia, Russia, Poland, and Germany. There is one of few in Ukraine constantly operating Interuniversity Seminar of the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology (seminar leader - prof. V.S. Savchuk

In the field of the history and theory of philosophy of science and technology in DNU are actively developing the following research areas: 1. Natural Philosophy and Humanities at the history of culture and creativity. 2. Philosophy of mathematics in history of culture and spiritual creativity. 3. Philosophy of science, technology, education and culture in human history, from antiquity to the present. Reading courses and special courses: "The philosophy of science of modern times", "Philosophy of Mathematics - History and Contemporary Challenges", "Philosophy of Culture and Education", "Logic and Methodology of Science", "Philosophy of Science", "Philosophy of Technology" and others.

Research in the area of the philosophy of science are presented with directions which Doctors of Science, professors elaborate: 1. History and Theory Philosophy of Mathematics and History of Mathematics (prof. M.V. Polyakov, prof. V.O. Panfilov). 2. Philosophical questions of natural science, engineering and humanities (prof. V.O. Panfilov, prof. V.P. Capiton, prof. V.I. Pronyakin, prof. M.M. Dron, prof. S.V. Shevtsov). 3. The philosophical question of human knowledge, education, spiritual culture and creativity (prof. V.O. Panfilov, prof. V.P. Capiton, prof. S. Shevtsov). 4. Philosophy of Science in the history of metaphysics, culture and creativity (prof. V.O. Panfilov, Prof. Pronyakin V.I., Prof. S.V. Shevtsov). 5. Ancient, modern times and modern philosophical sources of mathematical phenomenon, poetic, mythological and anthropological creative thinking (prof. V.O. Panfilov, prof. S.V. Shevtsov).