International 
Commission on the History of Mathematics

Activity Reports

Event Reports (2002–2013) (in reverse chronological order)

Report on the ICHM Co-Sponsored Research Symposium Printing mathematics in the early modern world (All Souls College, Oxford, UK, December 16-17, 2013)

Report on the ICHM Co-Sponsored 24th Novembertagung on the History of Mathematics (Open University, London Mathematical Society at De Morgan House, London, UK, November 20-22, 2013)

Report on the ICHM Co-Sponsored Symposia on the History of Mathematics at the 24th International Congress of History of Science, Technology and Medicine (ICHSTM, Manchester, UK, July 22-28, 2013)

Report on the ICHM Co-Sponsored Special Sessions on History of Mathematics at the Joint Meeting of the American Mathematical Society and the Mathematical Association of America (San Diego, CA, USA, January 11-12, 2013)

Report on the ICHM Co-Sponsored International Seminar on History of Mathematics: An event celebrating the National Mathematics Year 2012 to commemorate 125th Birth Year of Srinivasa Ramanujan (Ramjas College, Delhi University, Delhi, India, November 19-20, 2012)

Report on the ICHM Co-Sponsored 23rd Novembertagung on the History of Mathematics: Writing and Reading the History of Mathematics (Bergische Universität Wuppertal, Germany, November 7-10, 2012)

Report on the ICHM Co-Sponsored 11th Austrian Symposium on the History of Mathematics (Miesenbach, Lower Austria, April 22-28, 2012)

Report on the ICHM Co-Sponsored Research symposium Editing Historical Mathematics: techniques and traditions since 1900 (All Souls College, Oxford, UK; December 15-16, 2011)

Report on the ICHM Co-Sponsored Fifth Joint Conference of the British Society for the History of Mathematics and the Canadian Society for History and Philosophy of Mathematic (Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland; 15-17 July 2011)

Report on the ICHM Co-Sponsored Special Session on the history of mathematics at the 2011 Joint Meetings of the American Mathematical Society and the Mathematical Association of America (Marriott and Sheraton, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA; January 6-7, 2011)

Report on the ICHM Co-Sponsored International Conference
on the History of Modern Mathematics (Xi'an, China, August 11-17, 2010)

Report on the ICHM Co-Sponsored 10th Austrian Symposium
on the History of Mathematics (Miesenbach, Lower Austria, May 30-June 5, 2010)

Report on ICHM Co-Sponsored International Symposium
"Mathematics meets physics – General and local aspects" (Saxon Academy of Science, Leipzig, Germany, March 22 – March 25, 2010)

Report on the ICHM co-sponsored special session on the history of mathematics at the 2010 Joint Meetings of the American Mathematical Society and the Mathematical Association of America (Moscone Conference Center, San Francisco, California, USA; January 15, 2010)

Report on the ICHM Co-sponsored Symposia on the History of Mathematics at the 23rd Congress of History of Science and Technology held in Budapest, from July 28 to August 2, 2009

Report on the ICHM Co-sponsored Session
on the History of Mathematics at the Joint Mathematics Meetings held in Washington, DC, United States (January 2009)
Report on the conference "'Unreasonable Effectiveness?' Historical Origins and Philosophical Problems for Applied Mathematics" held at Queen's College, Oxford, United Kingdom (December 2008)
Report on the ICHM Co-sponsored Session "Case Studies in the Internationalization of Mathematics: Goals, Strategies, and Outcomes in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries" at the History of Science Society annual meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, United States (November 2008)
Report on "The Archimedes Palimpsest Symposium" held in conjunction with the XIIth International Conference of the History of Science in East Asia (ICHSEA), Baltimore, MD, USA (18 July, 2008)
Report on the Ninth Austrian Symposium on the History of Mathematics, "Mathematics—Picture of Reality or Created by the Mind?" in Miesenbach, Austria (12–18 May, 2008)
Report on the ICHM Co-sponsored Session at the Joint Mathematics Meetings, San Diego, CA, USA (January 2008)
Report on the ICHM Co-sponsored Meeting Celebrating "Leonard Euler's Tercentenary" in São Paulo, Brazil (December, 2007)
Report on the ICHM Co-sponsored Sessions "The Peirce's of Boston: Snapshots of Science in 19th-Century America" and "Leonhard Euler: On the Tercentenary of His Birth: Primary Sources, Rivalry with Clairaut and d'Alembert, and the Second St. Petersburg Period" at the History of Science Society annual meeting, Arlington, VA, United States (November, 2007)
Report on the ICHM Co-sponsored Conference "In Commemoration of the 300th Anniversary of Euler's Birth and the 400th Anniversary of the Publication of the Chinese Translation of Euclid's Elements" held in Chengdu, China (October, 2007)
Report on the ICHM-sponsored Euler Session at the Joint Meeting of the Canadian Society for History and Philosophy of Mathematics(CSHPM) and the British Society for the History of Mathematics (BSHM),Montréal, Québec, Canada (July, 2007)
ICHM Satellite Conference: Fourth International Congress on Representation Theory, Lhasa, Tibet, (July, 2007)
ICHM Co-Sponsored Session on "Some Current Trends in Research on History of Mathematics in France and Spain" at the First French-Spanish Congress of Mathematics, Zaragoza, Spain (July 2007)
ICHM Special Session at the Joint Mathematics Meetings, New Orleans, LA, USA (January 2007)
ICHM Session at the International Congress of Mathematicians, Madrid, Spain (August 2006)
ICHM Special Session at the Joint Mathematics Meetings, San Antonio, TX, USA (January 2006)
ICHM at the International Congress for the History of Science, Beijing, China (July, 2005)
ICHM Special Session: Henk Bos Valedictory Symposium, Utrecht, The Netherlands (June, 2005)
ICHM Special Session at the Joint Mathematics Meetings, Atlanta, GA, USA (January 2005)
ICHM Special Session on the Retirement of Ivor Grattan-Guinness, Joint Meeting of the British Society for the History of Mathematics and the Canadian Society for History and Philosophy of Mathematics, Cambridge, England (July, 2004)
ICHM Special Session at the Joint Mathematics Meetings, Phoenix, AZ, USA (January 2004)
Wallis Tercentenary Meeting, Oxford, England (October 2003)
International Symposium on History of Chinese Mathematics, International Congress of Mathematicians, Beijing, China (August 2002)

Reports to the IMU and IUHPS by

Kenneth O. May   1971    1974    1977

Christoph Scriba   1981    1985

Joseph W. Dauben   1990    1992    1994

Eberhard Knobloch   1995    1996    1995-97

Kirsti Andersen   1999    2000

Karen Hunger Parshall    1999-2002   2001-05   2004-05   2002-06   2007   2007-08   2008

Craig Fraser    2009   2010   2011   2012   2013