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 20
Moritz Pasch (1843-1930) found assumptions in Euclid that nobody had noticed before, died 20 Sep https://t.co/But04fZhU5
September 19
Gaspard-Gustave de Coriolis (1792-1843) remembered for the Coriolis force, died 19 Sep https://t.co/FBxOIlPb10
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