Karen Hunger Parshall (Chair) and Elena Ausejo (Secretary)
Over the period from 2007 to 2008, the International Commission for the History of Mathematics (ICHM) has continued to pursue its dual aims of encouraging the study of the history of mathematics and of promoting a high level of historically and mathematically sophisticated scholarship in the field internationally. It has done so in the following ways:
In 2007–2008, the ICHM has or will have co-sponsored the following thirteen events internationally:
Thus far for 2009, the ICHM plans to sponsor:
as well as the following four sessions that have been submitted to the program committee for the Budapest Congress:
For the full reports on those meetings and sessions that have already concluded, see the ICHM's newly redesigned webpages at mathunion.org/ichm
Historia Mathematica is the official journal of the ICHM. Under the direction of Benno van Dalen (Germany), Editor, and June Barrow-Green (United Kingdom), Managing Editor, the journal appears four times annually and comprises annually roughly 525 pages of original research in the history of mathematics from all times and cultures. It is published by Elsevier Science and is available electronically to subscribers of IDEAL.