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Office: Science Block (Building 303S) Room 371
Phone: +64-9-373-7599 ext 88276 or ext 86893 (Dep't. Office)
example of masculine pulchritude.
I am married (and have been since 25 August 1981) to
(She's from the South Island, but she's wonderful despite that!)
We brought three cats with us when we shifted to New Zealand
from Canada in 2007. They were named Éowyn, Galadriel, and Tom.
What they are called in Eternity is not known to me.
Tom (??? 2005 --- May 2015) aka "The Little Thug",
Galadriel (??? 2001 ---
Jan. 2016) aka "Fat Princess", and
Éowyn (??? 2000 --- Jan. 2013) aka
"Sweet Little Airhead".
We now have a Native New Zealand
☺ tortoiseshell cat Tigerlily.
A list of my publications may be
Taylor & Francis have generously provided 50 free copies
of one of my recent papers. These copies can be obtained online
by going to the site located
. The first 50 lucky-dippers (get in quick! ☺ ) can download their copy for FREE (!!!). With that and two bob you
can make a phone call. (Well, you
used to be able to!)
I participate (to the extent that my limited abilities will
allow me ☺ ) in the
development of the R
(See the spatstat webpage for a pointer to The Great Book!)
I am also (ir)responsible ☺
for several other R packages which are available from
Here is a
complete list of the R packages
with which I am involved.
Here is a list of students whom
I have supervised over the years.
Over the years I have (mirabile dictu! ☺ )
given a number of invited talks.
My "official UoA web page" can be found