Google honours P C Mahalanobis with a doodle,let us tooGoogle has honoured late P C Mahalanobis with a doodle on his 125 th birthday falling today,29 th June 2018.
Mahalanobis or PCM to his colleagues is credited to be the father of Indian Statistical Research, being founder of Indian Statistical Institute, .
He found that statistics could be applied to solve the problems in meteorology(study of weather) and anthropology-'the study of human societies and cultures and their development. He made lot o studies in anthropology..
He is also known for the 'Mahalanobi distance' a measure used in statistics.
Born in Bengal on June 29, 1893, he died on 28 th June 1972 in West Bengal., being actively working for science and the nation till the last day.
Let us also remember with respect the noble son of India.