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Sad news

Friday 14th September 2012

A statement from Professor Walter K Gear, Head of School - "It is with the greatest sadness that I have to pass on the news that our dear colleague Professor Leonid Grishchuk has passed away. Leonid joined the School in 1995 as a "Distinguished Research Professor" and was internationally renowned in his field.

I am sure you will all join me in mourning the loss of such a dedicated and hard-working colleague. His funeral will take place at Thornhill Crematorium on Friday September 21st 2012 at 14.45pm followed by a gathering of family, friends and colleagues at the School of Physics and Astronomy. Flowers to Reese and Williams Forse and Co. Telephone 02920482869 or donations to "Gift of Life" at"