News submitted by: H.J.. Wilson | Date added: 11/10/2015
We have heard today of the tragic news that Alexei Likhtman, a renowned British Rheologist known to many of us, has died in a hiking accident while visiting Baltimore for the Society of Rheology meeting. Our thoughts are with his family. More details from BBC News
If any member would like to send a card to Alexei's family, you can contact Helen Wilson for the address.