Congratulations to Dr. Sarker!

On August 1st, 2o16, Mushfiqur had his final examination for the PhD degree.  The title of his dissertation is “Electric Vehicles as Grid Resource.”  Mushfiq did a great job and received complimentary remarks from the panel.

Expert workshop of the International ...

Professor Miguel Ortega-Vazquez is to present at the Task 28 Expert Workshop organized by the International Energy Agency (EIA) at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)  in Denver, CO, on 18-19 May 2016. Prof. Ortega-Vazquez will be discussing the opportunities for Electric Vehicles (EVs) aggregators to participate in energy and anc [...]

Presentation at ESIC Summit

Prof. Ortega-Vazquez presented at the 2nd annual ESIC Summit on March 10th 2016, discussed the progress being made at the University of Washington in order to make it a “transactive campus”: For further details, visit

Regional Partnership for Smart Buildi...

Thanks to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) matching a $2.25 million Department of Commerce Clean Energy Fund grant, a team of UW EE researchers led by Assistant Professor Miguel Ortega-Vazquez and Professor Daniel Kirschen will be working on a regional clean energy research project to develop the technology needed to create responsive and [...]