AB, Indiana U., 1951; Master of Science, Indiana U., 1953; Doctor of Philosophy, Indiana U., 1956.
Research fellow, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1956-1965; chief accelerator branch high energy physics program, Atomic Energy Commission, Washington, 1967-1969; member of staff, Stanford Linear Accelerator Center, Palo Alto, California, 1965-1975; director, Positron-Electron Project, Palo Alto, 1975-1980; professor, Stanford University, Palo Alto, since 1980; associate director, Stanford Linear Accelerator Center, Palo Alto, 1980-1993; project manager, associate director, Superconducting Super Collider, Dallas, 1991-1993.
Fellow American Physical Society.
Married Marian Janet Heimert, January 28, 1956. Children: Carol Ellen, John Alton.