Announcements

The call for papers for Histelcon is open. The deadline for submission is 4 March.

For details, and to submit a paper, see https://www.histelcon2019.org/

The programme for the Rewley meeting (22 June, Rewley House, Oxford) on the History of the Mathematics of Populations is now available.

Registration is now open for the Research in Progress meeting on 23 Feb in Oxford.

Dates of some future meetings are:

18 May 2019  History of Recreational Mathematics (Birkbeck College, London)

We are pleased to announce that the winner of the 2017-18 Undergraduate Essay Prize is Kamilla Rekvenyi of the University of St Andrews, for her essay, Paul Erdös’ Mathematics as a Social Acti

We are delighted to announce that the winners of the Schools Plus Competition are Pippa Wakelin from Kendrick School in Reading who won in the 11-15 category for her paper on the History and Uses of Infinity,

We are holding a workshop on Mathematical and Astronomical Practices in Pre-Enlightenment Scotland and its European Networks in St Andrews on 23-24 Nov 2018.

To be awarded for an original research paper on the theme:

Female Mathematicians in HIstory

Closing date: October 3, 2018, at midnight (GMT+2)

The BSHM is pleased to announce that it is supporting the 29th Novembertagung on the History of Mathematics to be held  at the Institute of Mathematics of the University of Seville (IMUS) on 28-30th November 2018.

The BSHM has introduced a small grants scheme to encourage the study of the history of mathematics.

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