Bachelor of Science, John Brown University, 1942. Master of Science, Rensselaer Poly Institute, 1953.
Instructor electrical engineering U. New Hampshire (U.S.), 1942-1944. Electrical engineer Naval Ordnance Laboratory, 1944-1946. From instructor to assistant and associate head department electrical engineering Rensselaer Poly Institute, 1947-1959.
Professor electrical engineering Wichita (Kansas) State University, 1959-1975, chairman electrical engineering, 1961-1964, 65-69, acting dean engineering, 1964-1965.
Registered profile engineer, Kansas.
Member American Society Engineering Education (vice chairman Kansas-Nebraska section 1962-1963, chairman 1963-1964.
Married Sibyl Ruth Rife, May 20, 1943. Children: James, Frank, David, Diane.