Legendary UC Santa Cruz astronomer and astrophysicist dies - The Mercury News


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Legendary UC Santa Cruz astronomer and astrophysicist dies
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SANTA CRUZ – Jerry Nelson, a pioneering astronomer known for his innovative designs for advanced telescopes, died Saturday at his home in Santa Cruz. He was 73. A professor emeritus of astronomy and astrophysics at UC Santa Cruz, Nelson was ...

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