Chris Budd


Professor Chris J Budd OBE, FIMA, C Math, NTF


Chris, Josh and Monty. Josh is in the red coat and I am the one with the green hat.

** STOP PRESS: Maths4DL **


I am the PI of the newly awarded £3.5M EPSRC Programme Grant Maths4DL on the Mathematics of Deep Learning, joint between Bath, Cambridge and UCL, starting in January 2022.

We advertising for two Post Doctoral Positions at both Bath and at Cambridge, deadline 30th June. If you want to apply for either position see Bath position or Cambridge position

General stuff

Postal Address:

Dept. of Mathematical Sciences
University of Bath
Claverton Down
United Kingdom

Telephone: +44 (0)1225 386241
Fax: +44 (0)1225 386492

E-mail Address:
Twitter: @cjbfordogs

Radio Amateur call sign: G4NBG. I am often found on 2m SSB

Here is my Curriculum Vitae

Publications, talks and resources

Academic articles
Academic presentations

Articles for the general public about maths
Talks for the general public about maths

** STOP PRESS ** New talks on:

A Mathematical Christmas Stocking

How maths can help in the fight against COVID-19

Resources for Royal Institution Mathematics Masterclasses, sixth form classes, and Monty Maths

Undergraduate course notes. Note that much more comprehensive course materials can be found on Moodle and in the teaching section.

MA10236: Mathematical Methods 1B
MA30241: Communicating Maths

Research and PhD Projects


Knowledge Exchange:


See my recent interview as part of the IMA special edition on Knowledge Exchange in Maths Today

Public Engagement and Maths Education


I am happy to give FREE talks to all ages on many subjects related to the importance and relevance of mathematics to real life.

Please get in touch if you would like me to give you a talk.



Facts about hamsters


By popular demand, here are some facts about hamsters


The following summarise my attitude to life, mathematics etc.
[University of Bath] [Dept. of Mathematics]