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Electrical engineering educator

Muhammad Harunur Rashid, Bangladeshi electrical engineering educator. Registered professional engineer, Ontario, Canada. Member Institution of Electrical Engineers (fellow 1985, Meritorious Achievement award, 2002).

Background

Rashid, Muhammad Harunur was born on February 15, 1945 in Comilla, Bangladesh. Came to the United States, 1980. Son of Sultan Ahmed and Sultana (Begum) Rashid.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh, 1967. Master of Science, University Birmingham, England, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, University Birmingham, England, 1976.

Career

Instrument control engineer Eastern Refinery, Ltd., Bangladesh, 1968-1970. Senior development engineer Brush Electrical Machines, Ltd., England, 1974-1976. Research engineer Lucas Group Research Center, England, 1976—1977.

Lecturer Higher Institute Electronics, Malta, 1977-1979, Libya, 1979-1980. Assistant professor University Connecticut, 1980-1981. Associate professor Concordia University, Montreal, 1981-1985.

Professor Purdue University Calumet, Hammond, Indiana, 1985-1989. Professor, chairman Purdue University, Fort Wayne, 1989—1997. Professor electrical and computer engineering University Florida, since 1997, director joint engineering progressive, since 1997.

Consultant Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Singapore, 1974-1995. External examiner University Hong Kong, 1987-1989.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, Ontario, Canada.

Works

Membership

Member Institution of Electrical Engineers (fellow 1985, Meritorious Achievement award, 2002).

Connections

Married Fatema Begum, August 14, 1970. Children: Fa-eza, Farzana, Hasan.

father:
Sultan Ahmed Rashid

mother:
Sultana (Begum) Rashid

spouse:
Fatema Begum

children:
Fa-eza Rashid

Farzana Rashid

Hasan Rashid