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