Ludwig Frederick Audrieth
|Born||February 23, 1901|
|Died||January 28, 1967(aged 65)|
Mt. Hope Cemetery in Champaign, Illinois
|Service/||United States Army|
|Spouse(s)||Maryon Laurice Trevett|
|Other work||chemist with 15 patents for rocket fuels|
Ludwig Frederick Audrieth (February 23, 1901 – January 28, 1967) was a chemist, educator, and United States Army officer. He is known for his work on non-aqueous solvents.
Audrieth married Maryon Laurice Trevett on March 27, 1937. Together, they had three children: Karren-Laurice, Elsa Craven, and Anthony Ludwig.
Audrieth was a research assistant at Cornell from 1926 to 1928.
- Walden, Paul, and L. F. Audrieth. Salts, Acids, and Bases: Electrolytes: Stereochemistry. New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc, 1929. OCLC 1306108
- Audrieth, L. F. Decomposition of Highly Concentrated Hydrazine. Urbana: University of Illinois, 1950. OCLC 11480658
- Audrieth, L. F., and Jacob Kleinberg. Non-Aqueous Solvents; Applications As Media for Chemical Reactions. New York: Wiley, 1953. OCLC 565868
- Marvel, Carl Shipp, L. F. Audrieth, and John C. Bailar. High Polymeric Materials. Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio: Wright Air Development Center, Air Research and Development Command, U.S. Air Force, 1958. OCLC 769025533
Death and legacy
Audrieth died on January 28, 1967, and was buried in Mt. Hope Cemetery in Champaign, Illinois.
His papers are held by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
- Who Was Who in American History - the Military. Chicago: Marquis Who's Who. 1975. p. 19. ISBN 0837932017.
- "Ludwig Frederick Audrieth (1907–1967) / Chemistry at Illinois".
- Tselos, George D.; Wickey, Colleen (1987). A Guide to Archives and Manuscript Collections in the History of Chemistry. Philadelphia, PA: Chemical Heritage Foundation. p. 12. ISBN 094190105X.