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Civil engineering educator

Milton Otto Schmidt, American Civil engineering educator. National Science Foundation science faculty fellow, 1959-1960. Served to Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1946. Fellow American Society of Civil Engineers; member Illinois Registered Land Surveyors Association (honorary).

Background

Schmidt, Milton Otto was born on November 7, 1910 in Milwaukee. Son of Otto George and Louise (Schmidt) Schmidt.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Wisconsin, 1938; Master of Sciences, University Wisconsin, 1941; Doctor of Philosophy, University Illinois, 1950.

Career

Instructor сivil engineering, Carnegie Institute Technology, 1941-1944; assistant professor, associate professor сivil engineering, University of Illinois, Urbana, 1946-1952; professor сivil engineering, University of Illinois, 1952-1974; professor emeritus, University of Illinois, since 1974.

Membership

Served to Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1946. Fellow American Society of Civil Engineers. Member Illinois Registered Land Surveyors Association (honorary).

Connections

Married Vita R. Rasmussen, November 26, 1936. Children— Kathleen Wilson, Sally Meyer, Mark, Pamela.

father:
Otto George Schmidt

mother:
Louise (Schmidt) Schmidt

spouse:
Vita R. Rasmussen

children:
Kathleen Wilson Schmidt

Sally Meyer Schmidt

Mark Schmidt

Pamela Schmidt