Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, University of Wisconsin, 1944.
Research assistant, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1947-1951; technical staff, Bell Telephone laboratories, Murray Hill, New Jersey, 1954-1987; retired, 1987. Technical consultant to Technology Committee 49 of International Electrotechnical Commission, 1973-1991.
Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946, 51-54. Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Electronic Industries Association (quartz devices section).
Married Frances M. Dowd, June 18, 1948. Children: Marjory, Catherine, James, Gerald, Janine.