Dr Rex Galbraith
Rex Galbraith is an Honorary Reader in the Department of Statistical
Science at UCL. He joined the department in 1967, was Head of
Department from 1990 to 1996, and retired in 2007. He has an MSc in
Mathematics from the University of New Zealand an a DSc in Statistics
from the University of London. He has been Business Manager of the
Biometrika Trust since 1978.
Rex has a long standing interest in applications of probability and
statistics to science, and the interplay between statistics and
science. He has contributed to a variety of fields, particularly to
the theory and application of fission track analysis for geological
thermal histories and provenance studies, optically stimulated
luminescence dating, and geochronology in general.