Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Princeton University, 1954. Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, California Institute of Technology, 1955. Doctor of Philosophy, California Institute of Technology, 1959.
Instructor, California Institute Technology, Pasadena, 1958-1959;
assistant professor, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1960-1963;
associate professor, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1963-1972;
professor, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1972-1993. Consultant Jet Propulsion Laboratory National Aeronautics and Space Administration, European Space Agency, numerous aerospace companies, United States, Europe, 1960-1993. Visiting scientist Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, 1962.
Member technical staff Bell Telephone laboratories, Holmdel, New Jersey, 1966-1967. Visiting professor Lab Electromagnetic Theory, Lyngby, Denmark, 1973-1974. Senior Scientist Max Planck Institute Radioastronomy, Bonn, Germany, 1980-1981.
Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
Married Joann Foster Garrett, June 22, 1957. Children: Leonard, Martha, Willard II, Joseph.