It is with sadness that we write that Rice Alumni, Clarence Wendell Wilkerson, Jr, passed away in August 2019.
Please join us in sending our deepest condolences to his family.
Dr. Wilkerson received his Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics from Rice in 1966. He then continued his education at Rice, receiving his Mathematics PhD in 1970; his dissertation is titled "K-theory Techniques in H-spaces."
During his time at Rice, he received an National Science Foundation fellowship (1967).