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In Memoriam, David Norman "Norm" Hill
David Norman "Norm" Hill, 75, passed away on Monday, April 1. Hill obtained his undergraduate degree and later his Ph.D. (under Joe Cochran) from Georgia Tech. He worked initially as a Principal Research Scientist and then as faculty in MSE. He retired in 2004. During his time on the MSE faculty, he served as the Associate Director for Graduate Studies. He worked extensively on oxide superconductors and directionally solidified eutectic ceramic compounds. Hill served as host to current MSE Chair Naresh Thadhani when he interviewed at Georgia Tech in 1992, and subsequently served as his mentor.
Hill’s full obituary is available on the funeral home site.