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In Memoriam

Louise Johnson, 26 September 1940 - 25 September 2012

04/10/2012 - Trieste, Italy

ICTP was saddened to hear about the passing of Professor Dame Louise Johnson, widow of ICTP founder Abdus Salam. She was a biochemist and an emeritus professor at the University of Oxford. In 2011 she was elected as a foreign associate of the US National Academy of Sciences; in 2009 she became an Honorary Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry, as well as a Fellow of the World Academy of Sciences (TWAS).

Messages of condolences can be addressed to 213 Huntingdon Road, Cambridge, CB3 0DL. Her family invites donations to any of the charities she supported: