Bachelor of Science, University St. Andrews (Scotland), 1957, Bachelor of Science with honors, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy., University Michigan, 1964. Civil engineer City of Reykjavik, 1958-1959.
Research engineer Building Research Institute, Reykjavik, 1964-1971. Associate professor civil. engineering University Iceland, Reykjavik, 1971-1973, professor, since 1973, dean Faculty Engineering and Science, 1979-1981. Chairman University Iceland Building Committee, since 1978.
Fulbright-Hays grantee, 1959-1960.