Bachelor of Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, 1949. Master of Science, Clarkson College of Technology, Potsdam, New York, 1965.
Junior research engineer Aluminum Company American, Massena, New York, 1949-1951, research engineer, 1954-1970, engineering associate, 1970-1982, technical consultant, since 1981.
Served to 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1951-1954. Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Sigma Xi.
Married Henriette Thersia Rauscher, April 24, 1954 (divorced June 1959). Married second Laura Gay Alderson, December 29, 1962. Children: Christine Ann, Charles Fremont.