Bachelor of Science, University Nevada, 1943. Master of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1947. Doctor of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1951.
Head metallurgical research section Titanium division National Lead Company, South Amboy, New Jersey, 1951—1968. Metallurgical engineer, assistant to vice president International Nickel Company, New York City, 1968—1970. Director research and development Climax Molybdenum Company, Golden, Colorado, 1970—1976, vice president, 1976—1977.
President AMAX Coal Company Extractive Research and Development Inc., since 1977. Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1946.
Fellow: Institute Mining and Metallurgy London (mem.overseas council since 1980). Member: American Management Association, American Institute Mining, Metallurgical and Petroleum Engineers, Society Mining Engineers (distinguished member).
Married Sara Elizabeth Bailey, January 27, 1951. Children: Edward, Donald, Elizabeth, Rodney.