Bachelor of Science, Rensselaer Polytech. Institute, 1947; B. Aeronautical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytech. Institute, 1949; Master of Science, California Institute of Technology, 1951.
Doctor of Philosophy (Douglas Aircraft fellow, Howard Hughes fellow), California Institute of Technology, 1956.
Aeronautical research scientist National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics, Hampton, Virginia, 1947-1953. Research engineer Hughes Aircraft Company, El Segundo, California, 1954-1959, senior staff engineer, 1959-1962, senior scientist, 1962-1963. Professor, head, aerospace engineering department University Connecticut, Storrs, 1963-1971, professor, since 1972.
Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1946. Associate fellow American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics. Member Society Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, Society for Computer Simulation.
Married Roy Evelyn Stallings, September 21, 1951. Children– John Stuart, Robert Douglas.