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Architect

Terrance J Waters, American architect. Achievements include patents for structures including hyperboloid buildings, hyperboloidal deployable antennas and spacecraft. Recipient Service medal with 4 bronze stars.

Background

Waters, Terrance J was born on November 6, 1920 in El Centro, California, United States. Son of John and Grace May (Cox) Waters.

Education

Student, Los Angeles City College, 1940. Student, University Southern California, 1941. Student, University of California at Los Angeles, 1948.

Career

Apprentice draftsman John Lautner Architect, Los Angeles, 1949-1951. Principal Architect Terrance Waters, Malibu, California, from 1956. Speaker International Conference Low Cost Housing for Development Countries, Roorkee, India, 1985.

Presenter in field.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for structures including hyperboloid buildings, hyperboloidal deployable antennas and spacecraft.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Tungsten Conspiracy, 1968.

Membership

Head, Malibu Citizens for Conservation, 1963-1967. With United States Army Air Corps, 1941-1945, European Theatre of Operations. Member American Astronautical Society (senior ), Planetary Society, Earthquake Engineering Research Society, Space Frontier Foundation.

Connections

Married Beatrice Ecker, September 15, 1944. 1 child, Michael Terrance.

father:
John Waters

mother:
Grace May (Cox) Waters

spouse:
Beatrice Ecker

child:
Michael Terrance Waters