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
Sat 2 March 2024
The Queen's College, Oxford

From our Twitter feed

July 12
Richard Buckminster Fuller (1895-1983) best known for the invention of the geodesic dome, born 12 Jul https://t.co/3CNJC9aN5a
July 11
RT : Well I hear I've got this book in my post! Looking forward to reading it when I get back to university and reviewin… https://t.co/KKzoNN4bRY
July 11
RT : (1/3) It's about time got started up again. If you like maths and, more to the point, meeting… https://t.co/1DR3X8Zf0j
July 11
Joseph Larmor (1857-1942) worked on electricity, dynamics and thermodynamics, born 11 Jul https://t.co/IFhxXFwuLt
July 10
Roger Cotes (1682-1716) worked on logarithms, integral calculus & numerical methods, born 10 Jul https://t.co/6kmOcRmqIy