Robertson and hosted by the University of St Andrews in Scotland. It contains detailed biographies on many historical and contemporary mathematicians, as well as information on famous curves history of mathematics pdf various topics in the history of mathematics.
In the same year, they founded their web site. As of 2015 it has biographies on over 2800 mathematicians and scientists. In 2015, O’Connor and Robertson won the Hirst Prize of the London Mathematical Society for their work. The citation for the Hirst Prize calls the archive “the most widely used and influential web-based resource in history of mathematics”.