Clemency Montelle

Professor Clemency Montelle

Head of School
Jack Erskine 400


Research Interests

Research interests include the history and philosophy of mathematics; the preparation, translation, and commentary of ancient mathematical texts in Greek, Latin, Sanskrit, Arabic and Akkadian; and ancient mathematical astronomy and modelling.

Recent Publications

  • Misra A., Montelle C. and Plofker K. (2020) The Sanskrit Astronomical Table Text Brahmatulyasāraṇī Numerical Tables in Textual Scholarship. .
  • Montelle C. and Plofker K. (2019) Sanskrit Astronomical Tables. Cham: Springer International Publishing. 308.
  • Ramasubramanian K., Hayashi T. and Montelle C. (2019) Introduction. xvii-xxxvi.
  • Montelle C. (2011) Chasing Shadows: Mathematics, Astronomy, and the Early History of Eclipse Reckoning. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. 408pp.
  • Montelle C. and Witham S. (2023) Historical Notes: Finding Mathematics in Poetry. Mathematics Today June: 212-213.