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In Memoriam: NSD Chemist Heino Nitsche (1949 -2014)

Senior scientist passed away unexpectedly on Monday evening. His research focused on the synthesis and chemistry of superheavy elements. Nitsche served as a professor in UC Berkeley’s Chemistry Department and was the leader of the Nuclear Science Division’s Heavy Element Group. More>


  1. I was sadden to learn that Heino had passed. He was a very friendly and kind person, and will be missed. My deepest condolences to Martha and his family. Dick Fish