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 5 October 2021 to Wed 6 October 2021
Sat 11 December 2021
University of Warwick & Online

Announcements & Blogs

Post date: Fri 27 August 2021 - 16.54

From our Twitter feed

September 18
Léon Foucault (1819-1868) invented a pendulum which demonstrates the rotation of the earth, born 18 Sep https://t.co/GIRAMwMAZt
September 17
We are delighted to announce that we have given two Neil Bibby Awards for 2021-22 to and ! M… https://t.co/xwEaLgNJe0
September 17
Bernhard Riemann (1826-1866) whose geometry had a profound effect on modern physics, born 17 Sep https://t.co/fUAmTGZ50K
September 16
Marion Gray (1902-1979) discovered a semisymmetric cubic graph on 54 vertices known as the 'Gray graph', died 16 Sep https://t.co/zbKzqQAQze
September 15
RT : Happy birthday to Jean-Pierre Serre with this video of his lecture some years ago https://t.co/cjHYrYo8pk