B.S. in physics from Berea College,
M.S. in engineering science from
the University of Tennessee Space Institute,
Ph.D. in mechanical engineering
from the University of Kentucky.
Postdoctoral fellow at the University
of Kentucky, 1971-1973;
member of the faculty at the
Space Institute, 1973-1980;
member of CALSPAN's staff at
Arnold Air Force Base, 1981-1985.
Currently with Teledyne Brown
Engineering and teaching part-time.
Specialties in space trajectories
and numerical analysis. Also conversant with thermodynamics, gas dynamics,
plasma physics, reactor physics, and heat transfer.
Other interests: astro- physics,
paleontology, and archaeology.