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 exists:

  • to promote and encourage research in the history of mathematics and the dissemination of the results of such research;
  • to promote and develop for the public benefit, awareness, knowledge, study and teaching of the history of mathematics;
  • to promote the use of the history of mathematics at all levels in mathematics education in order to enhance the teaching of mathematics for the public benefit.

Upcoming Events

Wed 25 October 2017
Museum of London Lecture Theatre (Tickets not require for this event)

From our Twitter feed

June 25
Cornelius Lanczos (1893-1974) worked on relativity & math. physics, invented Fast Fourier Transform, died 25 Jun https://t.co/Yy4vzTsbCM
June 24
Oswald Veblen (1880-1960) worked on projective and differential geometry, and topology, born 24 Jun https://t.co/9bsHeIGqJK
June 23
there's no way of satisfying some people 😀 Tell us about it then
June 23
Turing test appears in literature and film - ever heard of Voight-Kampff machine or Blade Runner? So are you human? https://t.co/LMvw6vWBeI
June 23
His paper about the difference between humans and machines, gave title to 2014 about him. Read the paper first! https://t.co/HJzvwebqKs