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University of Cambridge > Talks.cam > Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series > Proof Archeology: Historical Mathematics from an Interactive Theorem Proving Standpoint

## Proof Archeology: Historical Mathematics from an Interactive Theorem Proving StandpointAdd to your list(s) Download to your calendar using vCal - Jacques Fleuriot (University of Edinburgh)
- Friday 14 July 2017, 11:30-12:30
- Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute.
If you have a question about this talk, please contact INI IT. BPRW01 - Computer-aided mathematical proof The active study of historical mathematics is often viewed as being of peripheral interest to the working mathematician. The original work is instead recast within modern notation and standards of rigour, with the new formulation becoming the authoritative approach, while the analysis of the source text is left to historians. Although this is not inherently bad, since mathematical descriptions and ideas can become obsolete, one may argue that in the case of mathematical expositions that have shaped the field there is still much to be gained by going back to original sources. - http://homepages.inf.ed.ac.uk/jdf – Speaker's homepage
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