Archives: Obituaries

George Lake

George Lake died on Friday the 24th of May 2019. Professor George Lake died of pancreatic cancer, aged 65. He was an exceptional and singular talent, a pioneer in computational science

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Aina Elvius

Aina Elvius died on Thursday the 23rd of May 2019. The AAS Obituary Committee is responsible for commissioning and compiling the obituaries. To volunteer to write the obituary of a colleague

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Sarah Lee Lippincott Zimmerman

Sarah Lee Lippincott Zimmerman died on Thursday the 28th of February 2019. The AAS Obituary Committee is responsible for commissioning and compiling the obituaries. To volunteer to write the obituary of

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Nancy Grace Roman

The AAS Obituary Committee is responsible for commissioning and compiling the obituaries. To volunteer to write the obituary of a colleague please contact the current Vice-Chair of

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James C. LoPresto

James Charles LoPresto, longtime solar researcher based at Edinboro University in Edinboro, Pennsylvania, passed away on 8 October 2018 after a long illness. Born on 25 June

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Ronald A. Schorn

Ronald Anthony Schorn was born on February 5, 1935, and was raised in Oak Park and Chicago, Illinois. He attended Loyola University and graduated in 1956 with

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Andrea Milani

Andrea Milani, Professor at the University of Pisa, passed away suddenly on 28 November 2018, at age 70. Born in Florence, Italy, on 19 June 1948, Milani

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Riccardo Giacconi

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Jay T. Bergstralh

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Robert L. Gent

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