Bachelor of Science in Metallurgical Engineering, Carnegie Institute of Technology, 1942.
Metallurgist General Electric Company, Schenectady, New York, 1942—1946. Chief metallurgist Cameron Manufacturing Company, Emporium, 1946—1949. Associate director research, chief metallurgist, director product development Allegheny Ludlum Steel Company, Watervliet, New York, 1949—1966.
Vice president operations Teledyne Titanium Company, Monroe, North Carolina, 1966—1968. Metallurgical consultant manufacturing technical, expert witness Waxhaw, since 1968. Consultant United States Government.
Fellow: American Society Metals. Member: American Institute of Mining, American Vacuum Society.
Married Mary Scheller Dyrkacz, October 2, 1943.