Bachelor, Monmouth College, 1956. Bachelor of Science, Case Western University, 1956. Master of Science, Case Western University, 1959.
Doctor of Philosophy, California Institute of Technology, 1962.
Senior staff scientist, United Technologies Center, Sunnyvale, California, 1961-1965; director physical science, Stanford Research Institute, Menlo Park, California, 1965-1971; senior vice president, Envirodyne Industries, Los Angeles, 1971-1979; co-founder, president, Nepenthe Group, San Francisco, since 1979; co-founder, president, director, CommTech International, Menlo Park, California, since 1982. Co-founder, dir Digideck, Inc., Mountain View, California, Amati Communications Corporation, Palo Alto, California, Franz, Inc., Berkeley, California.