Bachelor of Science cum laude, City College of New York, 1957; Master of Science, New York University, 1962; Doctor of Philosophy, New York University, 1966.
Chemist, Interchemical Corporation, New York City, 1957-1963; senior chemist, Argus Chemical Corporation, New York City, 1969-1970; research associate Inmont division, Badische Anilin- & Soda-Fabrik, Clifton, New Jersey, 1970-1990; product development specialist, Sun Chemical Corporation, Carlstadt, New Jersey, 1991-1992; scientist, Sun Chemical Corporation, Carlstadt, New Jersey, 1992-1996; retired, 1996.
Member Union of Concerned Scientists, Cambridge, 1987. Sergeant United States Army,1951-1953. Member American Chemical Society, New York Academy Sciences, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi.
Married Mary E. Murphy, November 8,1951 (divorced March 1959). 1 child, Eugene; married Alice Winifred Dillon, January 30, 1960.