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

Tue 4 October 2022 to Wed 5 October 2022
Wed 19 October 2022
Gresham College, London
Sat 3 December 2022

Announcements & Blogs

Post date: Tue 6 September 2022 - 17.29

From our Twitter feed

September 27
Hans Hahn (1879-1934) worked in calculus of variations, best remembered for the Hahn-Banach theorem, born 27 Sep https://t.co/qmp93PxqSZ
September 27
RT : Spent most of the weekend marketing conference 3. Thank you to all those who have supported.… https://t.co/eyeBQul4Zs
September 27
RT : If you haven't already, register now for the Black Heroes of Mathematics Conference 2022 to celebrate the inspirati… https://t.co/grDGxRsmSe
September 27
RT : The Conference. Inspirational speakers ( see the advert) and it is free. ⁦⁩ ⁦… https://t.co/KLroFJr3b5
September 26
RT : Lothar Collatz in 1990 in Varna while attending a mathematics conference. Here's Collatz doing some mathemat… https://t.co/1jhQNoe4Dw