Dwight R. Nicholson



Age: 44


Summary: chairman of the physics and astronomy department at the University of Iowa since 1985 who had previously conducted postdoctoral research at the University of Colorado, where he also taught a course in plasma physics and published a graduate-level textbook on plasma theory in addition to his administrative and faculty duties.



Cause of Death: Homicide by shooting


Born: October 3, 1947


Died: November 1, 1991


Location: Iowa City, Iowa