Master of Science, Technology University Istanbul, 1956. Doctor of Philosophy, Northwestern University, 1964.
Research engineer Ordnance Engineering Associates, Chicago, 1960—1966. Associate professor Illinois Institute of Technology, 1966—1969. Manager engineering mechanics OEA, Inc., Des Plaines, 1970—1984, vice president engineering mechanics, 1984—1997.
Consultant, since 1998. Resident research fellow Argonne National Laboratory, Illinois, 1962—1964.
Member of American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (Calvin Rice Memorial scholar 1959), Society Engineering Science, American Society Engineering Education, Canada Mathematics Society, New York Academy of Sciences, Society National Philosophy, Mathematics Association American, American Mathematics Society, American Academy Mechanical, Sigma Xi, Pi Tau Sigma.