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

Sat 11 December 2021
University of Warwick & Online
Sat 11 December 2021
University of Warwick and online
Sat 26 February 2022
The Queen's College, Oxford

From our Twitter feed

October 24
Edmund Whittaker (1873-1956) worked in numerical analysis, born 24 Oct https://t.co/icXM9h6Hgv
October 23
David Kendall (1918-2007) was a leading world authority on applied probability and data analysis, died 23 Oct https://t.co/wfkfIqM4T0
October 22
RT : Come and join us for the symposium on Judita Cofman (1936-2001), mathematician and mathematics educator, held onlin… https://t.co/GZ5bUvarrc
October 22
RT : The European Summer University in History and Pedagogy of Mathematics will be held in Salerno, Italy, 18-22 July 20… https://t.co/JZ9ta9ADX7
October 22
Joachim Jungius (1587-1657), "one of the first to use exponents to represent powers", born on 22 Oct https://t.co/CDbZcCsmaO