1957 Marshall Scholar Ray Dolby OBE

1957 Marshall Scholar Ray Dolby OBE

13 September 2013

It is with great sadness that the Marshall Commission announces the death of the 1957 Marshall Scholar Ray Dolby.

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/13/business/ray-dolby-who-put-moviegoers-in-the-middle-is-dead-at-80.html?nl=todaysheadlines&emc=edit_th_20130913&_r=1&

Ray Dolby read for a PhD in Mechanical Sciences at Pembroke College Cambridge whilst on his Marshall Scholarship.  He was awarded the Marshall Medal in 2003 for services to the UK and the US and an honorary OBE in 1986.

The Marshall Commission sends it thoughts and condolences to his family at this difficult time.