Re: [MORPHMET] Dennis Slice

2019-06-22 Thread Marcia Ramírez
Dear all What sad news! Dr. Slice's research is fundamental in Geometric Morphometrics. On the other hand, I am very moved by the expressions of affection and admiration towards him that you have all expressed in your emails. Thank you very much for sharing it with those who did not have the

Re: [MORPHMET] Dennis Slice

2019-06-19 Thread Ian Dworkin
Dear All, Like everyone else, I was saddened by the loss of Dennis, far too soon. We only got to interact a few times in person, but even online he was (like the vast majority of our community) was helpful to those coming into morphometrics. I am wondering if those who knew him best (in terms of

Re: [MORPHMET] Dennis Slice

2019-06-18 Thread Paolo Piras
Dear friends, I want to join all of you in expressing my condolences for Dennis loss. My grief goes to his family, friends and students. I knew him in Isernia about ten years ago and I had the chance to speak with him not only about morphometrics or science in general but also about a great

Re: [MORPHMET] Dennis Slice

2019-06-17 Thread K. James Soda
Sent on behalf of Dean Adams: Colleagues, Like others I have spent the weekend grieving the passing of Dennis, and trying to put my feelings of loss into words. Alas I cannot. I’ve known Dennis for 25 years, since we overlapped in Jim’s lab in the 1990s. He was a constant fixture in our

Re: [MORPHMET] Dennis Slice

2019-06-17 Thread K. James Soda
Hello Everyone, Since Friday afternoon, I have struggled to put into words the kind of adviser Dennis Slice was to his students to supplement the elegant testimonies to his abilities as a researcher, but words fail me. I do not know how I can properly portray the care and compassion that he

Re: [MORPHMET] Dennis Slice

2019-06-17 Thread Carmelo Fruciano
This is extremely sad news. He has made enormous contributions to our field and his figure will be greatly missed. I have had limited interactions with him but, based on the interactions I had the privilege to have, I also concur with Mauro Cavalcanti that he had a nice sense of humor. My

Re: [MORPHMET] Dennis Slice

2019-06-16 Thread Mantu Dubey
: > > -- Forwarded message - > From:mahendiran mylswamy > Date: Sun, 16 Jun 2019, 09:55 > Subject: Re: [MORPHMET] Dennis Slice > To: R. Geeta > Cc: mitte...@univie.ac.at , < > morphmet@morphometrics.org> > > > Unfortunate and deeply disturbed to hear t

Fwd: [MORPHMET] Dennis Slice

2019-06-16 Thread mahendiran mylswamy
-- Forwarded message - From:mahendiran mylswamy Date: Sun, 16 Jun 2019, 09:55 Subject: Re: [MORPHMET] Dennis Slice To: R. Geeta Cc: mitte...@univie.ac.at , < morphmet@morphometrics.org> Unfortunate and deeply disturbed to hear the sudden demise of Prof. Slice. May his sou

Re: [MORPHMET] Dennis Slice

2019-06-16 Thread Sandra Milena Ospina Garcés
I'm really sorry. My condolences to all morphometricians. El sáb., 15 de junio de 2019 9:55, mitte...@univie.ac.at < mitte...@univie.ac.at> escribió: > Dear subscribers to morphmet, > > With the deepest grief we must inform you of the sudden > death on June 13 of Prof. Dennis E.

[MORPHMET] Dennis Slice

2019-06-16 Thread Sonja Windhager
We of the University of Vienna morphometrics group are deeply saddened by the sudden death of Dennis Slice. A guest professor here for more than fifteen years, he was a mentor to many of our students; he was a colleague, a teller of uproarious tales, and altogether a very good friend. In short,

Re: [MORPHMET] Dennis Slice

2019-06-15 Thread Geeta R
This is shocking and unbelievable news...very saddened to hear this. My deepest condolences to morphometric and other friends and family. R. Geeta A1/7/1 (52), 22nd Cross Street, Besant Nagar, Chennai 600 090, India Retired Professor, Department of Botany, University of Delhi, Delhi, India;

Re: [MORPHMET] Dennis Slice

2019-06-15 Thread Mauro Cavalcanti
What a tragic loss! I will ever miss his superb contributions to morphometrics, as well as his nice sense of humour. Em sáb, 15 de jun de 2019 às 11:55, mitte...@univie.ac.at < mitte...@univie.ac.at> escreveu: > Dear subscribers to morphmet, > > With the deepest grief we must inform

Re: [MORPHMET] Dennis Slice

2019-06-15 Thread Ariadne Schulz
I never had the pleasure of meeting him. I knew him only through his work. But his work was exceptional. This is a great loss. Condolences to those closest to him. On Sat, Jun 15, 2019 at 3:55 PM mitte...@univie.ac.at wrote: > Dear subscribers to morphmet, > > With the deepest grief

Re: [MORPHMET] Dennis Slice

2019-06-15 Thread Ann Ross
I’m in utter shock and disbelief...no words except for deep sorrow... Ann H. Ross, Ph.D., D-ABFA > On Jun 15, 2019, at 12:20 PM, Neha Sharma wrote: > > What a loss! My condolences to the family and friends. > >> On Sat, 15 Jun 2019, 20:25 mitte...@univie.ac.at, >> wrote: >> Dear

Re: [MORPHMET] Dennis Slice

2019-06-15 Thread Neha Sharma
What a loss! My condolences to the family and friends. On Sat, 15 Jun 2019, 20:25 mitte...@univie.ac.at, wrote: > Dear subscribers to morphmet, > > With the deepest grief we must inform you of the sudden > death on June 13 of Prof. Dennis E. Slice, > holder of the fourth

Re: [MORPHMET] Dennis Slice

2019-06-15 Thread Cole, Theodore M.
What terrible news. My sympathies to all his family, friends, colleagues, and students. Get Outlook for Android On Sat, Jun 15, 2019 at 9:55 AM -0500, "mitte...@univie.ac.at" mailto:mitte...@univie.ac.at>> wrote: Dear subscribers to morphmet, With the

[MORPHMET] Dennis Slice

2019-06-15 Thread mitte...@univie.ac.at
Dear subscribers to morphmet, With the deepest grief we must inform you of the sudden death on June 13 of Prof. Dennis E. Slice, holder of the fourth Rohlf Award for Excellence in Morphometrics and tireless founder and moderator of this newsgroup, who suffered a