The London Mathematical Society

The London Mathematical Society is the major UK learned society for mathematics. The Society's activities include publishing journals and books, providing grants to support mathematics and organising scientific meetings and lectures.

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Gresham College has announced the appointment of Chris Budd OBE, Professor of Applied Mathematics, University of Bath, to the oldest mathematical chair in Britain, the Professorship of Geometry and Other Mathematical Sciences at Gresham College. ...

Professor Alice Rogers, Emeritus Professor of Mathematics, King's College, London, has received an OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list for services to Mathematics Education and Higher Education.

Professor Rogers has given many years...

Nigel J. Hitchin, Savilian Professor of Geometry at the University of Oxford, is the winner of the 2016 Shaw Prize in the Mathematical Sciences. This international award honours individuals who are currently active in their respective fields and...

The London Mathematical Society (LMS) would like to extend its warmest congratulations to LMS Members Martin Bridson (Whitehead Professor of Pure Mathematics, University of Oxford), Marcus du Sautoy (Charles Simonyi Professor for the Public...

The recent LMS Women in Mathematics Day at Microsoft Research in Cambridge was covered by Cambridge TV. The event was aimed at women in mathematics, in particular at postgraduates, final year undergraduates and those at an early stage in their...

In his budget the Chancellor George Osborne announced that he has asked Sir Adrian Smith, Chair, Council for the Mathematical Sciences, to review the case for how to improve the study of mathematics from 16 to 18, to ensure the future workforce...