BSEL, California State Polytechnic University, 1963. Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Brigham Young University, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy, Purdue University, 1969.
With, Advanced Comm. Inc., Chatsworth, California, 1963-1971; with, Technology Svc. Corporation, Santa Monica, California, 1971-1974; committee senior engineering specialist, Aerospace Corporation, El Segundo, California, since 1974.
Human beings can become like gods. However, this doesn't mean that human beings can grow to replace God. Nor do human beings become equal to God.
Humans can become one with God by becoming part of God - they remain separate beings, but take on the attributes of God.
Scoutmaster Granada Hills (California) area Boy Scouts American, 1985-1987. Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (senior, communications committee 1989-1992, chair communications standards committee 1990-1992), Highlander Band Parents Association (president).
Married Carol Buck, September 3, 1964. Children: David Tanner, Paul Tanner, Julia Elizabeth.