## Mathematics in Victorian Britain

### Edited by **Raymond Flood**, **Adrian Rice**, and **Robin Wilson**

**Foreword by Dr Adam Hart-Davis, Writer, photographer and broadcaster**

## Author Information

Edited by **Raymond Flood**, Emeritus Fellow of Kellogg College, Oxford, **Adrian Rice**, Professor of Mathematics, Randolph-Macon College, Ashland, Virginia, and **Robin Wilson**, Emeritus Professor of Pure Mathematics, Open University, and Stipendiary Lecturer in Pure Mathematics, Pembroke College, Oxford

**Foreword by Dr Adam Hart-Davis, Writer, photographer and broadcaster**
Raymond Flood is Emeritus Fellow of Kellogg College, Oxford where, prior to this, he was Vice President. He has worked as a university lecturer in Computing Studies and Mathematics at the Department for Continuing Education, Oxford University and was president of the British Society for the History of Mathematics.

Adrian Rice is Professor of Mathematics at Randolph-Macon College in Ashland, Virginia, where his research focuses on 19th-century and early 20th-century British mathematics. He is a two-time recipient of the Mathematical Association of America's Tevor Evans Award for outstanding expository writing.

Robin Wilson is Emeritus Professor of Pure Mathematics at the Open University, formerly Professor of Geometry at Gresham College, London, a former fellow of Keble College, Oxford, and president-elect of the British Society for the History of Mathematics. He is involved with the popularization and communication of mathematics and its history, and in 2005 was awarded a Pólya prize by the Mathematical Association of America for outstanding expository writing. He was formerly Editor-in-Chief of the European Mathematical Society's Newsletter and Chair of the Committee on Raising Public Awareness of Mathematics.

### Contributors:

Adrian Rice (Randolph-Macon College, Ashland, Virginia)

Tony Crilly (Middlesex University)

Keith Hannabuss (Balliol College, Oxford University)

A. J. S. Mann (University of Greenwich )

Raymond Flood (Kellogg College, Oxford)

June Barrow-Green (The Open University)

Sloan Evans Despeaux (Western Carolina University)

A. D. D. Craik (University of St Andrews)

Allan Chapman (Wadham College, Oxford)

Doron D. Swade (Portsmouth University and Royal Holloway, University of London)

M. Eileen Magnello (Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine, London)

I. Grattan-Guinness (Middlesex University)

Amirouche Moktefi (Institut de Recherches Interdisciplinaires sur les Sciences et la Technologie, Strasbourg)

Karen Hunger Parshall (University of Virginia)

Robin Wilson (The Open University and Pembroke College, Oxford)

Jeremy Gray (The Open University)