Duncan E. Poland, 1934-2011

Duncan Poland

Dr. Duncan E. Poland, professor of physics and astronomy from 1965 to 2001 and a cofounder of the Department, passed away July 19. An interview with him at the time of his retirement by Jerilynn Cocchiara (now Schisser), ’03, appeared in the 2001 issue of The Physics Major. Read an obituary by Professor Emeritus Joseph S. Tenn, which includes an invitation to his funeral Aug. 5. His family has suggested donations in his memory to the Physics and Astronomy Scholarship Fund (#E0231).