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  1. MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive - MacTutor History of…

    17 Mar 2023: We have also added a new History Topic, six new Mathematical Societies and two more Mathematical Prizes. ... University. Their contributions to the history of mathematics have been recognised by the Comenius medal of the Hungarian Comenius Society in

  2. History overview - MacTutor History of Mathematics

    7 Mar 2023: How we view history. We view the history of mathematics from our own position of understanding and sophistication.

  3. British Mathematical Colloquium - MacTutor History of Mathematics

    7 Mar 2023: 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. 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).

  6. 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

  7. 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.

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

    21 Mar 2023: You can see the biographies indexed by postage stamps at THIS LINK.. Heinz Klaus Strick's Home page is at.

  9. All Glossary Items - MacTutor History of Mathematics

    7 Mar 2023: Apollodorus (born: about 130 BC) was a Greek scholar who is best known for his Chronicle of Greek history. ... Diogenes Laertius (3rd century BC) was a Greek author who wrote an important history of Greek philosophy.

  10. - MacTutor History of Mathematics

    7 Mar 2023: The idea of Conferences on the History of Mathematics and Teaching of Mathematics came from Katalin Munkácsy (Eőtvős University of Budapest).