150th Anniversary Joint BSHM-LMS De Morgan Meeting

Saturday 9th May, 2015
De Morgan House, Russell Square, London, WC1B 5JS

The BSHM-LMS 150th Anniversary De Morgan Day 

10.00 Coffee and Registration

10.30 Opening of the Society Meeting 

10:30 Adrian RiceAn Introduction to the Life and Work of Augustus De Morgan 

11.30 Chris Hollings"A batch of observations & enquiries'': the correspondence of Ada Lovelace and Augustus De Morgan 

12.00 Sloan DespeauxAugustus De Morgan’s ‘Budget of Paradoxes' 

1.00   Lunch Exhibition

2.00   John HeardAugustus De Morgan and the Early History of the London Mathematical Society 

3.00   Ian StewartAugustus De Morgan and George Boole 

4.00   Tea 

4.30   Wilfrid HodgesThe Influence of Augustus De Morgan 

5. 30  Close of meeting 

5:30   Wine Reception 

7.00   Society Dinner

This meeting was organised in collaboration with the British Society for the History of Mathematics (BSHM)