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

From our Twitter feed

October 15
Lodovico Ferrari (1522-1565) devised the solution of the quartic equation, died 15 Oct https://t.co/efNV7bHApO
October 15
RT : I'll be doing a talk in El Paso on Sunday - wish I could be there in person too - on Gersonides and his contributio… https://t.co/c5u1qNnNFR
October 14
RT : Benoit Mandelbrot in 2010 in Cambridge Massachusetts. Here's a talk he did earlier that year on the 'Fractals… https://t.co/PjNiMLRu1e
October 14
Robert Simson (1687-1768) best known for Simson line of a triangle, though not first discoverer. Born 14 Oct https://t.co/Ai1lxzjwpw
October 13
RT : A wonderful opportunity to learn more about history of mathematics at the conference of the Indian Society for the… https://t.co/BJeXpVRaaT