Bachelor of Science in Ceramics, Pennsylvania State University, 1943.
Development engineer Electron Tube division General Electric, Schenectady, 1946—1953. Development engineer Coors Porcelain Company, Golden, Colorado, 1953—1955, project development engineer, 1963—1974. Electron tube design engineer Machlett Laboratories, Springdale, Connecticut, 1955—1963.
Project engineer Kyocera International, San Diego, 1975—1977. Consultant RFS Associates, Golden, 1977—1981. Materials engineer Martin-Marietta, Denver, 1981—1989.
Ceramic head Office of Military Government of Bavaria, 1945—1946. Staff sergeant United States Army, 1944-1946, European Theatre of Operations.
Fellow: American Ceramic Society. Member: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, International Society Hybrid Microelectronics, National Institute Ceramic Engineers.
Married Greta Elizabeth Nelson, August 28, 1954. 1 child Robert M.