Professor Peter Simpson FIMMM CEng, died on 24th April 2019 at West Middlesex Hospital, Isleworth at the age of 82. He was formerly Professor at Imperial College and Scientist at the British Geological Survey, beloved husband of Professor Jane Plant (deceased), father to Emma and Thomas and grandfather to Max and Sonny. His boundless enthusiasm for life and his breadth of knowledge and experience inspired many.

A true Scot, Peter was educated in Scotland and London prior to his National Service in the Gordon Highlanders. He was immediately seconded to the Kings African Rifles serving in East Africa 1955–1957...

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