Skip to Content

Bernd Crasemann, UO Physics Emeriti professor, passed away at the age of 96

Bernd Crasemann passed away on the morning of Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018, at the age of 96.

Born on Jan. 23, 1922, in Hamburg, Germany, Bernd received his early education in Chile before moving to the United States, where he obtained a bachelor’s degree from the UCLA in 1948, followed by a Ph.D. from the UC Berkeley in 1953.

He then joined the physics faculty at the University of Oregon, where, apart from several visiting appointments throughout his career, he stayed until his retirement

You may find more information here, and here.