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 26 February 2022
The Queen's College, Oxford and online
Sat 9 April 2022
The Queen's College, Oxford

Announcements & Blogs

Announcement
Post date: Wed 15 December 2021 - 10.16
Announcement
Post date: Thu 9 December 2021 - 23.23

From our Twitter feed

January 20
André-Marie Ampère (1775-1836) made fundamental contributions to the theory of Electricity & magnetism; born 20 Jan https://t.co/8vcDCFR4n7
January 19
RT : Today was the birthday of Rudolf Friedrich Alfred Clebsch, in 1833 (d 1782) who was the inventor of a surface… https://t.co/kyxx2gTErz
January 19
RT : 🗓 in 1912 prominent mathematician Leonid was born 🔢In 1975 he shared the in E… https://t.co/r8q20pBtbz
January 19
RT : "At a deeper level, Ramsey's change of mind can be traced back to his having read C. S. Peirce's Chance, Love and L… https://t.co/32SBrvNhZh