This article has been updated with comments from colleagues. Mathematics Prof. Peter Smereka died unexpectedly Sept. 15 following a heart attack. Smereka began working at the University in 1994 as an assistant professor of mathematics. He was promoted to a full professorship in 2003. Smereka obtained a bachelor’s degree in physics from the University of […]
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