"Mr. T. J. Gordon is Director of the Advanced Saturn and Large Launch Systems of Douglas Aircraft Company in Huntingdon Beach, California. He joined Douglas after obtaining his B.S. and M.S. degrees in aerodynamics from Louisiana State University and Georgia Institute of Technology in 1951. He has participated in the Nike-Ajax, the Thor and Saturn missile projects. As a consultant to RAND, he joined Dr. Helmer in conducting recent forecasting studies. Mr. Gordon is the author of the books The Future, First Into Outer Space, and Ideas in Conflict."