Scientist who worked with NASA Ames Research Center from 1946 to 1961. While at NASA he helped develop a control theory to improve piloted flight simulators.
He attended Stanford University and Marquette University in 1946. He lectured occasionally at Santa Clara University.
He was vice president for Analytical Mechanics Associates, Inc. in 1966.
He was born to Fred and Edith Schmidt. He married Meredith Hallenbeck in 1949.
He helped those like John Glenn who worked with NASA.