March 6, 2018
Dr. James Terner, who began his career in the VCU Department of Chemistry, passed away March 5th, 2018 after a brief illness. Dr. Terner used optical and laser methods for the elucidation of transient processes of biomedical significance, receiving the VCU CHS Distinguished Scholar Award in 2000. Dr. Terner taught general and physical chemistry to several generations of VCU students. He will be missed by his students and colleagues.