Amir D. Aczel Foundation for Research and Education in Science and Mathematics
Raise awareness of the important contribution of Cambodia–and Khmer civilization–to the history of mathematics
Support and encourage mathematics education and research in Cambodia
Our Current Projects
Provide support for the installation in the Cambodian National Museum, Phnom Penh, of the Khmer stele, K127, containing the world’s oldest known zero
Sponsor a public talk on on the importance of zero in the history of mathematics
Provide support for a colloquium and/or workshop on number theory and the place of zero in mathematics and the history of mathematics in Phnom Penh
The Amir D. Aczel Foundation for Research and Education in Science and Mathematics, Inc., is a tax exempt 501(c)(3) publicly funded charitable organization. We rely on your support to continue our mission.