Master of Science, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, 1954. Doctor of Philosophy, Trinity College, Dublin, 1957.
From associate professor to senior research science physics, Weizmann Institute, Rehovot, Israel, 1963-1968; professor physics, school physics and astronomy, Tel-Aviv U., since 1968; Nathan Cummings chair for experimental particle physics, Tel-Aviv U., since 1980. Visiting associate professor physics, University of California, Berkeley, 1967-1968. Visiting senior science European Organization of Nuclear Research, Geneva, 1973-1974, 86-88, Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron, Hamburg, Germany, 1977-1978.
Secretary Israel Commission for High Energy Physics, 1974-1980. Member board governors Tel-Aviv University, 1973-1976, 79-81, first dean of research, 1975. Fellow American Physical Society.
Member New York Academy of Sciences, Israel Physical Society (president 1966-1967), European Physical Society (member high energy particle physics division board 1988).
Married Sima Peled, August 9, 1960. Children: Tal, Yuval.