Bachelor of Science in Engineering, University London, 1949. Doctor of Philosophy, University London, 1956.
Scientific officer, Royal Naval Scientific Svc., England, 1950-1951; lecturer, U. Bristol, England, 1951-1959; professor electrical & electronics engineering, U. Western Australia, 1959-1988; head division engineering, U. Western Australia, 1988-1990; professor emeritus, U. Western Australia, since 1991. Director Mineral & Energy Research Institute Western Australia, since 1988.
Chairman Solar Energy Research Institute Advisory Committee, Western Australia, 1983-1987, Radio Research Board Australia, 1985-1986, Australian Telecommunications & Electronics Research Board, 1986-1988. Member committee external review Defence Science Organization, 1980, Australian Research Grants committee, 1986-1971, 79. With United Kingdom Navy, 1943-1946.
Fellow Institute Electrical Engineering, Australian Academy Technology Science, Institute Engineers. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior member), Order of Australia (AM).
Married Joyce Gardiner, December 26, 1951. Children: Anne Virenza, Christine Joyce, Mark David.