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  1. Calculus history - MacTutor History of Mathematics

    18 Jan 2024: J O Fleckenstein, The line of descent of the infinitesimal calculus in the history of ideas, Arch. ... 22. A Rosenthal, The history of calculus, The American Mathematical Monthly 58 (1951), 75-86.

  2. MacTutor Index - MacTutor History of Mathematics

    28 Jun 2024: University. Their contributions to the history of mathematics have been recognised by Numerous Awards including the Hirst Prize of the London Mathematical Society in 2015.

  3. British Mathematical Colloquium - MacTutor History of Mathematics

    1 Jul 2024: The British Mathematical Colloquium is the largest pure mathematical conference to be held annually in the UK. It has been held every year since 1949, usually around Easter, though some of the earlier meetings were in September. The venues of the

  4. Gibson History 11 - John Playfair, Sir John Leslie - MacTutor History

    7 Mar 2023: Playfair in particular was widely read in the history of mathematics, was in spite of (perhaps it would be more appropriate to say "because of ") his great admiration for Newton, disappointed

  5. Heinz Klaus Strick's histories - MacTutor History of Mathematics

    2 Jul 2024: You can see the biographies indexed by postage stamps at THIS LINK.. Heinz Klaus Strick's Home page is at.

  6. A Brief History of Time and Calendars - MacTutor History of…

    7 Mar 2023: This reflects the lack of information that historians of science have as they delve further back into history. ... D Leverington, Encyclopaedia of the History of Astronomy and Astrophysics (Cambridge, 2013).

  7. Edinburgh Royal Society - MacTutor History of Mathematics

    7 Mar 2023: In a move to counter this proposal the Professor of History at the University of Edinburgh, John Walker, proposed that the University of Edinburgh, the Faculty of Advocates, the Philosophical Society

  8. Birthplace Map - MacTutor History of Mathematics

    7 Mar 2023: No Location Chosen. Choose a location on the map to see which mathematicians were born there.

  9. - MacTutor History of Mathematics

    19 Jun 2024: The idea of Conferences on the History of Mathematics and Teaching of Mathematics came from Katalin Munkácsy (Eőtvős University of Budapest).

  10. Fellow of the Royal Society - MacTutor History of Mathematics

    22 Jun 2024: The list of fellows given below is only those scientists elected Fellows of the Royal Society whose biographies appear in the MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive, together with some present day