Peter was a giant in Australian statistics, a recipient of a Pitman Medal, a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science, a Fellow of the Royal Society, and a recipient of many other awards. He was a prodigious research collaborator, with over 500 publications, and always generous with his time.
Peter’s funeral will be held in the Chapel of Reflection, Springvale Botanical Cemetery, 600 Princes Highway, Springvale, Victoria, Australia on Thursday, 28 January 2016, at 10.30am.
An additional memorial will be held at the University of Melbourne at 10.30am on Wednesday, 17 February 2016. The venue for the memorial is the Copland Theatre, Basement, The Spot Building, 198 Berkeley Street (corner of Berkeley and Pelham Streets) Carlton.