Master of Science, U. Denver, 1959; Doctor of Philosophy, Cornell Univercity, 1968.
Post doctoral physicist, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston, 1967-1969; assistant professor, University of California, Davis, 1969-1974; associate professor, University of California, Davis, since 1974.
With United States Army, 1954-1956. Member American Physical Society, New York Academy Sciences, Sigma Xi, Sigma Pi Sigma.
Married Virginia DeanHaffner, August 25, 1959. Children: Katherine Elizabeth, Valerie Dean, Roderick Vincent.