William Kent Ford Edit Profile
Bachelor of Science, Washington and Lee University, 1953; Master of Sciences, University Virginia, 1955; Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, University of Virginia, 1957.
Staff member Department Terrestrial Magnetism, Carnegie Institution Washington, since 1957. Visiting resident scientist Kitt Peak National Observatory, Tucson, 1973-1974. Adjunct staff member Mount Wilson and Las Campanas Observatory, since 1981.
Member American Astronomical Society, Astronomical Society of Pacific.
Married Emily Kathryn Russell, April 4, 1956 (deceased September 10, 1958). 1 child, William Kent III. Married Elizabeth Ellen Flack, December 20, 1961.
Children– Russell Flack, Jeannette Shaw.