Bachelor of Science, Oregon State University, 1938. Master of Science, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1940. Doctor of Philosophy, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1952.
Postgraduate, Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1942.
Chemical engineer Tidewater Associate Oil Corporation, Martinez, California, 1938—1940. Instructor Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, College Station, 1938—1955, professor chemical engineering, 1938—1955. Research and design engineer Monsanto Chemical Company, Anniston, Alabama, 1948—1949.
Design and construction engineer Hanford Works, General Electric Company, Richland, Washington, 1951—1952. Dean engineering, director Lamar Research Center, Lamar University, Beaumont, Texas, 1955—1961. Engineering consultant San Antonio, from 1960.
Dean engineering Trinity University, 1961—1976. Trustee Southwest Research Institute, from 1968. Served to major United States Air Force, 1942-1946.
Member of Texas Society Professional Engineers (president Bexar chapter 1967-1968, director since 1984, Engineer Year 1967), American Institute Chemical Engineers.
Married Marjorie Louise Kibbe, July 11, 1942.