Bachelor of Science, Carnegie Mellon University, 1948. Doctor of Philosophy, University Delaware, 1953.
Instructor chemical engineering, U. Delaware, Newark, 1951-1953; assistant professor to associate professor, Carnegie Mellon U., Pittsburgh, 1953-1960; professor, Carnegie Mellon U., Pittsburgh, since 1991; successively senior engineer, fellow engineer, supervisor engineer, section manager R & D, department manager, construction engineering, Westinghouse Electric, Pittsburgh, 1960-1991. Consultant Westinghouse Electric Corporation, Pittsburgh Coke, Pennsylvania Coke Technology, Pittsburgh, since 1954, United States Department of Energy, Caldon Inc., NAS-Nitrogen Oxides Panel, Washington.
Organist-choirmaster Mount Zion Lutheran Church, Pittsburgh, since 1979. Lieutenant United States Army, 1953-1957. Member National Academy of Engineering, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Institute Chemical Egrs., American Chemical Society, Combustion Institute, American Society Engineering Education.
Married M. Justine Garnic, July 29, 1950 (deceased September 1973). Children: Catherine Military Intelligence, Miriam. A. J. Archer McCann, Amy C.A.
Married Alice Ann Parsons, July 2, 1976. 1 child, Martha J. Knezovich.