Bachelor of Science, Chiao Tung University, China, 1944. Master of Science, Purdue University, 1949. Doctor of Philosophy, Purdue University, 1951.
Metallurgist, Radio Corporation of America, Harrison, New Jersey, 1951-1959; senior scientist, Shockley Transistor Corporation, Palo Alto, California, 1959-1960; manager research and development, General Instrument, Hicksville, New York, 1960-1962; senior scientist, Grumman Aerospace, Bethpage, New York, 1962-1977; staff technologist, Singer, Fairfield, New Jersey, 1978-1979; director research and development, Semi-Alloys, Mount Vernon, New York, 1979-1980; president, Lintel Technology, Roslyn, New York, since 1981.
Senior member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, American Society Quality Control. Member American Institute of Mining, Metallurgy, and Petroleum Engineers, American Physical Society.
Married Shao M. Yuan, March 29, 1953. Children: Lawrence, Suzanne.