Dr. Frederick is born in Toledo, Ohio to Rolland Leslie Frederick and Ruth Matilda Frederick.
Dr. Frederick receives a Bachelor of Science in engineering physics from the University of Toledo.
Dr. Frederick becomes a physicist at the Air Force Materials Laboratory of the U.S. Air Force.
Dr. Frederick receives a Master of Science in physics from the University of Dayton.
Dr. Frederick receives a Doctor of Philosophy in materials science from the University of Cincinnati.
Dr. Frederick receives a Master of Science in management from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Dr. Frederick becomes a staff specialist for early warning, air defense, and attack assessment in the Office of the Secretary of Defense.
Dr. Frederick becomes director of sensor technology for the Strategic Defense Initiative Organization.
Dr. Frederick becomes assistant deputy for technology for the Ballistic Missile Defense Organization.
Dr. Frederick serves as the editor of “Strategic Defense Initiative Launch Phenomenology.”
Dr. Frederick is appointed chief scientist of the Ballistic Missile Defense Organization.
Dr. Frederick becomes deputy for special projects for the Ballistic Missile Defense Organization.
Dr. Frederick becomes corporate vice president of Photon Research Associates, Inc. of the Raytheon Company.
Dr. Frederick is appointed executive director of Photon Research Associates, Inc.
Dr. Frederick is honored with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award from Marquis Who’s Who.