Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Case Institute of Technology, 1962. Master of Business Administration, Ohio State University, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, Ohio State University, 1970.
Engineer field service, Air Corps Electronics, Milwaukee, 1962-1965; assistant professor management science, U. New Mexico, Albuquerque, 1969-1975; Ed Wood lecturer Anderson School Management, U. New Mexico, Albuquerque, 1990-1992; James Rutledge professor, U. New Mexico, Albuquerque, 1993-1995; associate professor management science, U. New Mexico, Albuquerque, 1975-1983; professor management science, U. New Mexico, Albuquerque, since 1983. Consultant Los Alamos (New Mexico) National Laboratory, since 1979, Sandia National laboratories Albuquerque, 1987-1989, Veterans Administration Hospital., Albuquerque, 1978-1979, Presbyterian Hospital Center, Albuquerque, 1971-1974.
(Book by Smith, Howard L., Reid, Richard A.)
Member Decision Science Institute, Operations Research Society of America.
Married Janice Marie Maline. Children: Adam R., Kevin D., Bradley H.