Bachelor of Electrical Engineering, Cairo (Egypt) University, 1946. Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Washington University, 1949. PhDEE, University Illinois, 1951.
Engineer, Anglo-Egyptian Oilfields, Ltd., Cairo, 1946-1948; research engineer controls division, Honeywell, Philadelphia, 1951-1955; development engineer, Radio Corporation of America Development laboratories, Camden, New Jersey, 1955-1958; senior member technical staff research, Radio Corporation of America laboratories, Princeton, New Jersey, 1958-1987; consultant, Princeton, since 1987. Evening division department chairman physics LaSalle College, Philadelphia, 1960-1967.
Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Sigma Xi, Eta Kappa Nu.
Married Eileen Vera Ogden, January 21, 1954. Children: Leila Mayyadah, Tarik Rabah, Randa Sarrah.