Bachelor of Science, Duke, 1953; Master of Arts, Duke, 1954; Doctor of Philosophy, Duke, 1956.
Instructor, Duke, 1956-1957; instructor, University of Wisconsin, 1957-1959; lecturer, University of Wisconsin, 1960-1961; National Science Foundation postdoctoral fellow, Niels Bohr Institute, Copenhagen, 1959-1960; assistant professor, University Texas, 1961-1963; associate professor, University Texas, 1963-1965; professor, University Texas, 1967-1968; visiting staff member, Los Alamos Science Laboratory, 1965-1967; professor, Western Michigan U., Kalamazoo, 1968-1992; chairman physics department, Western Michigan U., 1980-1989. Visiting professor U. Arizona, 1975-1976. Visiting scientist Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, 1986, Gesellschaft für Schwerionenforschung, Darmstadt, Federal Republic Germany, 1990-1991.
Fellow American Physical Society. Member of New York Academy Sciences, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi, Phi Kappa Phi.
Married Jean M. Stuesser, August 3, 1960. Children— Robert Glen, Lisa Joan.