Welcome to the British Society for the History of Mathematics

Welcome to the British Society for the History of Mathematics

The British Society for the History of Mathematics:

  • promotes and encourages research into the history of mathematics and the dissemination of the results of that research;
  • develops awareness of the history of mathematics for the public benefit; and
  • supports teachers and lecturers at all levels of mathematics education to incorporate the history of mathematics into their teaching, enriching their students' experience.

Upcoming Events

Thu 1 August 2019 to Fri 2 August 2019
Maynooth University
Sun 15 September 2019 to Wed 18 September 2019
Pembroke College, Cambridge
Wed 23 October 2019
Museum of London Lecture Theatre (Tickets not required for this event)

From our Twitter feed

July 16
And there's a preview here https://t.co/KfKIdb16yz
July 16
In case you wondered what it is ... https://t.co/CUdvHF8AR2
July 16
Robin Wilson's "Euler's Pioneering Equation" is out and about, and you can hear some of what it refe… https://t.co/95kcWBSyWO
July 16
Jakob Hermann (1678-1733) made contributions to dynamics, born 16 July https://t.co/5OlhbpGdr0
July 15
Abū al-Wafā' (940-998) made astronomical observations, constructed trig tables, died 15 Jul https://t.co/M3a9KUFl6I