Bachelor of Science, Clark Atlantic University, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy, Adelphi University, 1966.
From research chemist to senior research associate Experimental Station DuPont Company, Wilmington, Delaware, 1965—1991, research fellow Experimental Station, 1991—1997, consultant, 1997—1999. Retired, 1999.
Board directors Delaware Symphony Association, 1994—2001, Mass for Homeless, Inc., 1997—2002. Chairman music committee Delaware Symphony Association, 1995—1998. Gallery committee board directors Delaware Center Contemporary Art.
Member of American Men and Women of Sciences, New York Academy of Sciences, American Chemical Society.
Married Harriet Bryant, September 20, 1940. Children: Zane David, Kim.