Recent Obituaries
In Memoriam Archive

Michael B. Tomlinson ’60

Michael Bangs Tomlinson ’60, in 2001, from cancer. After graduating from Reed in mathematics, Michael earned an MS and PhD from the University of Oregon. His work in academia took him to the University of Idaho; the University of Oregon; University of California, Berkeley, where he worked in the Lawrence Radiation Laboratory; the Virginia Polytechnic Institute; and the University of Massachusetts. In 1982 he became a senior analyst in computer software and worked as a manager at Computer Vision, a manufacturer of computer aided design equipment in Boston. He was married and later divorced, and he had a son and daughter.

Appeared in Reed magazine: November 2002

comments powered by Disqus