Citizenship: United States
Following service in the US Navy during WWII, an Oberlin AB, and a Berkeley Ph.D. in physical chemistry, the author held faculty positions at the Universities of Connecticut, Minnesota, Pittsburgh, and North Carolina State University. Since the 1960s he has been the world`s principal investigator of exclusive orbital models of molecules. A recipient of several of his nation`s leading awards in chemical education, he has serve as a chair of the American Society`s Division of Chemical Education, its Committee of Professional Training, and its Presidential Committee on Periodic Table Column Labels. He is a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and a member of a family of chemists.