Thursday, 29 October 2015, 6:00PM
Barnard's Inn Hall

The Scientific Life of Ada Lovelace

Professor Ursula Martin

GRESHAM COLLEGE WITH THE BRITISH SOCIETY FOR THE HISTORY OF MATHEMATICS

The afternoon will contribute to the appreciation of Ada Lovelace by bringing together papers on women mathematicians working in very different times.

The main speaker, Professor Ursula Martin, will discuss The Scientific Life of Ada Lovelace, preceded by shorter presentations by Dr Fenny Smith on Hypatia: Sifting The Myths and Dr Peter Neumann on Hanna Neumann: A Mathematician in Difficult Times.

There will be a short break at 5.30pm

Ends at 7pm

professor-ursula-martin

Ursula Martin is currently Professor of Computer Science at the University of Oxford. She holds an EPSRC Established Career Fellowship. Prior to this she held  a chair of Computer Science in the School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science at Queen Mary University of London. 

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29 October 2015

The Scientific Life of Ada Lovelace
Professor Ursula Martin

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