Volume 91 Issue 33 | p. 34 | Obituaries
Issue Date: August 19, 2013

Truman S. (Ted) Light

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Truman S. (Ted) Light, 90, an industrial research scientist, died on March 26 from complications of Alzheimer’s disease.

Born in New Britain, Conn., Light earned a B.S. in chemistry from Harvard University in 1944 and an M.S. in analytical chemistry under Izaak Kolthoff at the University of Minnesota in 1949. He then served on the chemistry department faculty at Boston College before completing a Ph.D. in chemistry at the University of Rome in 1960.

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