Bachelor of Engineering, Yale University, 1950; M of Engineering, Yale University, 1952; Doctor of Philosophy, University of California, Berkeley, 1961.
Engineer, Navy Underwater Sound Laboratory, New London, Connecticut, 1952-1966; director for research, Navy Underwater Sound Laboratory, New London, Connecticut, 1966-1989; chief scientist, Old Ironsides, Incorporated, New York London, since 1989; professor mathematics and engineering, U. New Haven, West Haven, Connecticut, since 1952; professor mathematics and engineering, U. Connecticut, Storrs, since 1953.
Member Water and Pollution Commission, New London, since 1990. Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Acoustical Society of America. Member Cosmos Club, Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering (charter), Sigma Xi.
Married Arlene McDermott, July 24, 1950. Children: Linda, Lee Ellen, Donna, Nancy, William, Karl, Patricia, Eric.