Prof Dr Naseem K Rahman, a physicist of international repute, passed away on Sunday in Treviso, Italy.
Born in 1943, he was chairperson at physics department of Trieste University in Italy. His academic career led him to be involved with St Gregory's High School and College, Notre Dame College and Dhaka University. He obtained his PhD in the US. His publications include "Photons, Continuum States and Molecules" and "Universality and Diversity in Science".
He left behind his daughter Michelle Rahman, granddaughter Victoria, and family and friends in five continents to mourn his death.