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Dr James Burridge

Senior Lecturer



I am a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Mathematics at Portsmouth University. I started my career studying Physics at the University of Warwick, and then did Maths Part III at the University of Cambridge, followed by a Ph.D. in Statistical Physics also at Cambridge. Before becoming a lecturer, I worked in banking as a Quant in interest rate derivatives for RBS, before becoming a school Mathematics and Physics teacher. I joined Portsmouth University in 2012. 

Research Interests

I am interested in probability, games, and statistical physics applied to a variety of problems in the natural and social world.

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