Robert F. Christy, American physicist and astrophysicist (b. 1916) died on October 3, 2012.

Robert Frederick Christy was a Canadian-American theoretical physicist and later astrophysicist who was one of the last surviving people to have worked on the Manhattan Project during World War II. He briefly served as acting president of California Institute of Technology (Caltech).

Robert F. Christy, American physicist and astrophysicist (b. 1916) died on October 3, 2012.

October 3, 2012

Robert F. Christy, American physicist and astrophysicist (b. 1916) died on October 3, 2012.

Robert Frederick Christy was a Canadian-American theoretical physicist and later astrophysicist who was one of the last surviving people to have worked on the Manhattan Project during World War II. He briefly served as acting president of California Institute of Technology (Caltech).