Master of Science in Agricultural Engineering, Agricultural Institute, Bucharest, Romania, 1952. Doctor of Science, Agricultural Faculty, Gembloux, Belgium, 1966.
Research assistant Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Bucharest, 1952-1960. Soil scientist, professor Agricultural Research Organization The Volcani Center, Bet-Dagan, Israel, 1960-1994, professor emeritus Israel, since 1995. Advisor department environmental science and energy research Wiezmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel, since 2001.
Visiting scientist Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, Versailles, France, 1966, 74, 93, 2000. Post doctoral fellow Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, College Station, 1966-1967. Director Agricultural Research Organization Institute Soil & Water, Bet-Dagan, 1973-1986.
Visiting fellow St. Cross College, Oxford, England, 1978, 83, 88. Advisory department environmental science and energy resources Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel.
Fellow American Society Agronomy.
Married Ana Albu; 1 child, Dana.