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2010 News in Brief



Gerhard Jirka, alumnus and former lecturer in CEE, at age 65

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Gerhard Hermann Jirka, an internationally known environmental fluid mechanician and an alumnus and former lecturer in the MIT Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE), died Feb. 14 after suffering a heart attack several days earlier. He was 65 years old. Read the obituary.