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

Wed 18 October 2023
Gresham College - Barnard's Inn Hall & Online
Sat 9 December 2023

Announcements & Blogs

Post date: Thu 2 March 2023 - 16.52

From our Twitter feed

March 27
RT : Une nouvelle rubrique = "Du côté des lieux" dans histoire des maths de . À lire... Thomas Preveraud… https://t.co/JjUesGAZvh
March 27
Karl Pearson (1857-1936) applied statistics to biological problems of heredity and evolution, born 27 Mar https://t.co/THJo5N7xr2
March 27
RT : A new 📜 from Thomas Preveraud (in French) on about the mathematical library of and… https://t.co/gRdYSGzyZN
March 26
Paul Erdős (1913-1996) "published more papers than any other mathematician in history", born 26 Mar https://t.co/cyy1f9uuS6
March 25
Christopher Clavius (1538-1612), an astronomer who helped introduce the Gregorian calendar, born 25 Mar https://t.co/iP15qSyjYq