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 29 April 2021 to Fri 30 April 2021
Online, register for details
Sat 15 May 2021
Online
Mon 12 July 2021 to Fri 16 July 2021
Online

From our Twitter feed

April 21
RT : I’m running a free event: History of Decision Maths, for the British Society for the History of Mathematics. Five e… https://t.co/bS3s5Z8qcD
April 21
RT : support your kids do better at mathematics by encouraging them to read about it. The has a p… https://t.co/JqQpqaoHnP
April 21
Michel Rolle (1652-1719), of Rolle's theorem, was born 21 Apr https://t.co/KN9USTDq62
April 21
RT : How lovely it would be to have a coffee and a croissant in a café on rue Biot, to mark the birthday of Jean-Baptis… https://t.co/AGrztsQwcG
April 20
Giuseppe Peano (1858-1932), made significant contributions to the development of symbolic logic, died 20 Apr https://t.co/MjHCRQcpa7