Bachelor of Science in Physics, Isfahan University, 1970. Master of Science in Physics, Sussex University, United Kingdom, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy in plasma processing, Sussex University, United Kingdom, 1983.
Lecturer Isfahan Nuclear Technology, 1976-1978. Assistant dean School Nautical Studies, Chah Bahar, Iran, 1978-1979. Consultant Norrfrys, Haparanda, Sweden, 1983.
Research associate SLAC Stanford University, California, 1984-1987. Research associate University Paris, since 1988.
Served with Iranian Army, 1970-1972. Member Institute Physics, American Vacuum Society, Sigma Xi.
Married Lena Carina Lehto, August 14, 1982. Children: Syrus Sebastian Reza, Etienne-Nicholas Reza.