In memory of Reinhold Remmert (1930 - 2016)

The Institute mourns the death of Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Reinhold Remmert who passed away on 09.03.2016. He established and developed the theory of complex-analytic spaces. In 1977 he became a member of the Oberwolfach Scientific Committee. In 1992 and 1997, Reinhold Remmert founded the association "Friends of Oberwolfach" and the Oberwolfach Foundation. The Institute has lost an eminent mentor and friend.