Bachelor of Science, Durham University, England, 1954. Doctor of Philosophy, Purdue University, 1961. Master of Arts (honorary), Brown University, 1966.
Assistant professor electrical engineering Purdue University, 1961-1962. National Science Foundation postdoctoral fellow department applied mathematics and theoretical physics Cambridge (England) University, 1962-1963. Assistant professor engineering Brown University, 1963-1966, associate professor, 1966-1970, professor, 1970-1980.
Chandler-Weaver chair electrical engineering Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1980-1981. Dean Lehigh University (College Engineering and Applied Science), 1981-1988. Interim vice provost information resources Lehigh University, 1999-2000.
Senior vice president academy affairs Polytechnic University, Brooklyn, 1988-1991, professor, 1991-1999, vice president administration, 1995-1996. Richard Merton visiting professor Technische Hochschule, Braunschweig, Germany, 1967. Consultant in field.
Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Institution of Electrical Engineers (United Kingdom). Member American Civil Liberties Union, Sigma Xi, Tau Beta Pi, Eta Kappa Nu.
Married Barbara June Girton, November 29, 1957. Children– Alan Martin, Thomas Raymond, John Kenneth, Cornelis Adrianus.