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Mathematics, context and culture

Ursula Martin leads a broad range of activity considering the context and culture of mathematics and foundational research, with the goal of building software to better support mathematicians, and of understanding and expanding the nature of impact. Her current project has two main themes:


Ursula Martin CBE FREng FRSE

Joseph Corneli

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Investigating mathematical conversations

Philosophy for mathematical practice

The nature of mathematical collaboration, an ethnographic approach

Mathematics policy and the impact of mathematics

The mathematics of Ada Lovelace

Integrating formal proof and mathematical software


EPSRC EP/R03169X/1/ (2018-2021), is an extension of the Established Career Fellowship ‘MathSoMac: the social machine of mathematics’ (2014-2018), EPSRC EP/K040251/2.