Bachelor of Engineering, K.R. Engineering College, Surathkal, India, 1968; Master of Technology, K.R. Engineering College, Surathkal, India, 1971; Doctor of Philosophy, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, 1985.
Scientist N.A.L., Bangalore, India, 1971-1988. Project director A.D.A., India, 1988-1996, group director India, since 1996.
Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Computer Society, fellow, Applied Science International, India.
Married Jayalaxmi, May 20, 1977.