Linards U Stradins

Program Director, University of Wiscosnin-Stout
Associate Professor, University of Wisconsin- Stout
Engineering & Technology Department
College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Office: 307 Fryklund Hall
Phone: 715-232-5293
Email: stradinsl@uwstout.edu

Education

    • MS Mechanical Engineering
      University of Wisconsin- Madison
      Madison, WI, 1993
    • BS Mechanical Engineering
      University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee
      Milwaukee, WI, 1987

Work Experience

    Academic - Post-Secondary

      • University of Wiscosnin-Stout, B.S. in Manufacturing Engineering Program
        Program Director
        2007 -
      • University of Wisconsin- Stout, Technology Department
        Associate Professor
        Present
      • University of Wisconsin- Stout, Technology Department
        Assistant Professor
        Present
      • University of Wisconsin- Madison
        Teaching Assistant and Research Assistant
        Present

    Industry

      • Oshkosh Truck Corporation
        Supervising Engineer
        Present
      • Transportation Manufacturing Corporation
        Project Engineer
        Present
      • Astronautics Corporation of America
        Design Engineer
        Present
      • Johnson Controls, Inc.
        Engineering Liaison
        Present
      • The Oilgear Company
        Technician
        Present
      • The Oilgear Company
        Technician
        Present

Intellectual Contributions

    Conference Proceeding

    • Springer, S. L., Asthana, R., Johnson, J. E., & Stradins, L. U. (2013). Academic Endowments and Focused Learning: Initial Experiences within a Manufacturing Engineering Program. , ASEE North Midwest Section.
    • Springer, S. L., Schultz, J., Stradins, L. U., & Stary, W. R. (Accepted). Design and Manufacture of Polymer Components for an Ink Pen: an Example of Project Based Curriculum in Engineering Technology at UW-Stout. , ASEE North Midwest Section Conference on Active Learning in Engineering Education.
    • Springer, S. L., Stradins, L. U., & Lorenzen, M. D. (2009). The Capstone Experience for UW Stout Manufacturing Engineering and Engineering. , Proceedings of the Polytechnic University Summit.

Awards, Fellowships, Honors, and Scholarships

    Honor

    • Tenure to the University of Wisconsin- Stout, (2002)

Professional Memberships

  • American Soceity of Mechanical Engineers
  • Polymer Processing Society
  • Soceity of Automotive Engineers
  • Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE)