It is with great sadness that we share the news of the passing of our colleague and friend, Prof. Bradley W. Dickinson. Brad passed away Sunday, January 22nd after suffering a heart attack. Brad was born in St. Mary’s Pennsylvania, April 28, 1948 . He received the B.S. in Engineering from Case Western Reserve University in 1970 and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University in 1971 and 1974, respectively.