Eugene D. Commins, born on July 1, 1932 and died September 26, 2015.
Eugene was a professor of physics at UC-Berkeley.
He was named a member of the National Academy of Sciences in 1987.
Eugene was also a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and a fellow with the American Physical Society (APS).
Eugene died at age 83 on September 26, 2015.