Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry, Clark University, 1949; Doctor of Philosophy in Physical Chemistry, Brown U., 1953.
Research chemist, Aluminum Company of America Research, New Kensington, Pennsylvania, 1952-1956;
assistant chief physical chemistry, Aluminum Company of America Research, New Kensington, Pennsylvania, 1957-1958;
National Science Foundation fellow, Cambridge (England) University, 1956-1957;
assistant, then associate professor, Worcester (Massachusetts) Polytechnic Institute, 1958-1964;
professor of chemistry, Worcester (Massachusetts) Polytechnic Institute, since 1964;
head chemistry department, Worcester (Massachusetts) Polytechnic Institute, 1967-1976;
research professor of chemistry, Brown U., since 1990. Visiting professor Western Australia Institute Technology, Perth, l973. Academic consultant, l968-.
Industrial consultant, l976-.
Served to sergeant United States Army, 1943-1945. Member International Association Colloid & Interface Scientists, American Chemical Society (tour speaker 1965-1967, visiting scientist award Western Connecticut chapter 1977), Sigma Xi.
Married Vera Francis Baranowski, April 27, 1973.