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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 www.givelifenow.co.uk"