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

Thu 29 April 2021 to Fri 30 April 2021
Online, register for details
Sat 15 May 2021
Online
Mon 12 July 2021 to Fri 16 July 2021
Online

From our Twitter feed

April 22
Wilhelm Schickard (1592-1635), who invented a calculating machine before Pascal, born 22 Apr https://t.co/PkbbEfK1Yg
April 22
RT : Today I remember the great historian of mathematics, Tom Whiteside who dotd in 2008. He was one of the leading worl… https://t.co/3kL0aodpFk
April 21
RT : I’m running a free event: History of Decision Maths, for the British Society for the History of Mathematics. Five e… https://t.co/bS3s5Z8qcD
April 21
RT : support your kids do better at mathematics by encouraging them to read about it. The has a p… https://t.co/JqQpqaoHnP