Student, Fazekas M. Gimnázium, Debrecen, Hungary, 1953-1957; student, Kossuth L. Tud. Egy., Debrecen, Hungary, 1957-1962; Doctor of Philosophy, Kossuth L. Tud. Egy., Debrecen, Hungary, 1977; Computer Sciences Corporation, Hungarian Academy Science, Budapest, 1996.
Physicist, Center Research Institute for Physics, Budapest, Hungary, 1962-1963; physicist, ATOMKI-Institute Nuclear Research, Debrecen, since 1963.
Member Trade Union, Debrecen, since 1962. Member Eötvös R. Physical Society, J. Neumann Computer Science Society, Hungarian Friends of Minerals, Hungarian Friends of Maps.
Married Anna Palatinszky, January 27, 1972 (divorced 1983). Children: Imre, Tamás.