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consultant , Utility company executive

Ludwig Frederick Lischer, German, American consultant, former utility company executive. Past board directors Chicago Engineering and Science Center; former trustee Illinois Institute Technology Served lieutenant colonel Army of the United States and United States Army Air Force, 1941-1945. Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers; member National Academy Engineering, Tau Beta Pi, Eta Kappa Nu.

Background

Lischer, Ludwig Frederick was born on March 1, 1915 in Darmstadt, Germany. Son of Ludwig J. and Paula Lischer. came to the United States, 1923, naturalized, 1933.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Purdue University, 1937. Doctor of Engineering (honorary), Purdue University, 1976.

Career

With, Commonwealth Edison Company, Chicago, 1937-1980;vice president charge engineering, research and technical activities, Commonwealth Edison Company, 1964-1980;retired, 1980;consultant and member of advisory commission to engineering technical division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, 1980-1984;consultant energy and electric utility fields. Past member various technical advisory committees to federal agys. and, Edison Electric Institute. Past chairman research advising committee Electric Power Research Institute.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Past board directors Chicago Engineering and Science Center. Former trustee Illinois Institute of Technology Served to lieutenant colonel Army of the United States and United States Army Air Force, 1941-1945. Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.

Member National Academy Engineering, Tau Beta Pi, Eta Kappa Nu.

Connections

Son of Ludwig J. and Paula Lischer. M. Helen Lucille Rentz, October 1, 1938. 1 daughter, Linda Sue.

father:
Ludwig J.

mother:
Paula Lischer

spouse:
Helen Lucille Rentz