MSMetE, University Illinois, 1949.
Instructor war training program Bradley University, 1942-1945. Research metallurgist Caterpillar Tractor Company, 1941-1946. Assistant professor physical metallurgy research University Illinois, Urbana, 1947-1951.
President Metallurgical Engineers, Inc., Portland, Oregon, 1946-1969, MEI-Charlton, Inc., Portland, 1969-1983, Oregon Technology Services Center, Inc., Portland, since 1965. Chairman industrial development committee Associate Oregon Industries, 1965.
Member Oregon Governor's Manpower Coordinator Committee, 1968-1971. Fellow American Institute Chemists. Member American Council Indiana Laboratories (honorary member, national president 1978-1980, Outstanding Service award 1985), American Consultant Engineers Council (president Oregon chapter 1960, Honor and award Engineering Excellence awards competition 1977), American Foundrymen's Society (president Oregon chapter 1955), Professional Engineers Oregon (president 1959, Oregon Engineer of Year, 1972).
Married Wilma E. Hood, November 27, 1943. Children: Sharon, Bettina, Marie.