Bachelor, North Texas State College, 1952; Master of Science, North Texas State College, 1953; Doctor of Philosophy, University Texas, 1959.
Member technical staff, Oak Ridge (Tennessee) National Laboratory, 1958-1961; member technical staff, Texas Instruments Inc., Dallas, 1961-1975; senior engineer, Nitron division McDonnell Douglas, Cupertino, California, 1975-1977; manager product engineering, National Semiconductor Corporation, Santa Clara, California, 1977-1979; manager product engineering, Motorola Semiconductor Sector, Austin, Texas, since 1979.
Corporal United States Army, 1953-1955. Member American Physical Society.
Married, October 15, 1953. Children: Gregory M., Timothy D., Christopher E.