LMS Spitalfields History of Mathematics Meeting & Hirst Lecture 2024 (in person registration)

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The LMS is delighted to announce the 2024 Spitalfields History of Mathematics Meeting and Hirst Lecture, comprising two lectures, by Professor Jeremy Gray (The Open University) and Professor Erhard Scholz (Bergische Universität Wuppertal). The meeting features the Hirst Lecture 2024, given by the winner of the Joint LMS-BSHM Hirst Prize and Lectureship 2023, Professor Scholz.

The Hirst Prize and Lectureship for the History of Mathematics is awarded for contributions to the study of the history of mathematics. The prize is awarded in recognition of original and innovative work in the history of mathematics, which may be in any medium. This prize is awarded jointly by the LMS and the British Society for the History of Mathematics.

Programme (all times BST)

14:00 Arrival
14:30 Opening of meeting

Jeremy Gray (The Open University)

F.S. Macaulay and modern commutative algebra

15:45 BREAK

Erhard Scholz (Bergische Universität Wuppertal)

From Grassmann complements to Hodge duality

Hirst Lecture



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April 26th, 2024 from  2:00 PM to  6:30 PM
De Morgan House
57-58 Russell Square
De Morgan House, 57-58 Russell Square
London, WC1B 4HS-WC1B 4HS
United Kingdom