ECE Professor Retires
July 26, 2010 — Dr. Sadrul Ula, former Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
at UW, retired July 16 after 28years of service to the Department. He
plans to continue his research at CE-CERT as a Project Scientist
affiliated with the Southern California Research Initiative for Solar
Dr. Ula's research will continue with CE-CERT and focus on renewable (solar/wind) energy, electric power generation and systems, and energy management and education. Dr. Ula's recent publications focus on application of innovative energy efficiency improvement programs for coal mines, oil fields, refineries and other industries. In addition to his classes at UW, he served as Director of UW's Cooperative Education program, Energy Advisory to the Governor of Wyoming, and member of of the Bangladeshi Planning Commission on long range national energy planning. Dr. Ula also recently coordinated the summer Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) workshop at the College of Engineering and Applied Science. College staff and faculty will greatly miss his expert guidance and wish him all the best in his future endeavors.