Born in Florence in 1942, Paolo Galluzzi is an Italian historian of science, director of the Galileo Museum, Institute of the History of Science in Florence.
Author of "Ingegneri del Rinascimento. Da Brunelleschi a Leonardo da Vinci". Since 1994 he teaches History of Science at the University of Florence. From 1995 he has been Chairman of the Science and Technology Foundation. In 2000 he was selected by the Dibner Institute (Cambridge, MA) for the first scholarship "V. Volterra". He has been a member of the National Council of Cultural and Environmental Heritage and of the Scientific Council of the Institute of the Italian and in the magazines and other prestigious Italian and foreign cultural institutions.