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Prof. Sisil Kumarawadu Receives the IEEE SL Section Outstanding Branch Counselor Award

Section Outstanding Branch Counselor or Advisor Award recognizes the outstanding contributions to IEEE as a Counselor or Advisor for a Student Branch in the Sectional, Regional, and Global level while upholding the vision of IEEE. Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE), which is a professional association for electrical and electronic engineering and associated disciplines is the world's largest technical professional organization. In addition to leading the UoM IEEE SB to be one of the flagship Student Branches in the region, Prof.

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2022/09/27 - 09:48

PROMOTION TO THE POST OF PROFESSOR

Dr. Lidula N.W. Arachchige has been promoted to the post of Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering (on merit) with effect from 17 July 2020. Prof. Lidula received the B.Sc. (Eng.) degree in Electrical Engineering as well as MSc in Engineering from the University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka. She received the M.Eng. degree from the Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand. Prof. Lidula received her PhD degree from the University of Manitoba, Canada.

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2022/08/26 - 09:38

Dr. Asanka Rodrigo submits the “Safety and Technical Management Plan of Electricity Licensees” to PUCSL

The final report of “Safety and Technical Management Plan of Electricity Licensees” to ascertain the Safe Electrical Practices in the Electricity Sector was handed over to the Public Utilities Commission of Sri Lanka by Dr. Asanka Rodrigo. Representatives from CEB and LECO were also present at this event.

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2022/07/11 - 09:16

Dr. Asanka Rodrigo is appointed as the Chairman of the Board of Studies for Research Degree -Faculty of Graduate Studies

Dr. Asanka Rodrigo has been appointed as the Chairman of the Board of Studies for Research Degree at the Faculty of Graduate Studies with the effect of 01/06/2022 for a period of 03 years. Dr. Rodrigo is a former Director of Postgraduate Studies at the Faculty of Engineering.

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2022/07/11 - 08:52

Undergraduate Project Team Wins the Best Paper Award at IEEE World AI IoT Congress 2022, USA

The technical paper titled “Low-Cost Ensembling for Deep Neural Network-Based Non-Intrusive Load Monitoring (NILM)” based on the work of the undergraduate project team, B. Gowrienanthan, K. D. I. S. Ratnayake, and N. Kiruthihan, jointly supervised by Dr. V. Logeeshan and Prof. Sisil Kumarawadu in the Department of Electrical Engineering has won the Best Paper Award in the category of Neural Networks at the IEEE World Artificial Intelligence and Internet of Things Congress held in Seatle, USA, 6-9 June, 2022.

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2022/07/04 - 08:46

The official welcome of the 2020 intake to the Department of Electrical Engineering

 

The official welcome of the 2020 intake to the Department of Electrical Engineering was held on the 27th of May 2022 at the department seminar room. The event was graced by Prof. Udayanga Hemapala, Head-Department of Electrical Engineering, academic staff of the department, students of the 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020 intakes, including executive committee members of the Electrical Engineering Society.

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2022/06/15 - 11:19

"Energizing Sri Lanka"- A panel discussion on the potential technical solutions for the energy crisis in Sri Lanka

In a short period of time, the term “Energy crisis” has become one of the most common terms within Sri Lanka due to frequent power cuts. To give this term a technical value IEEE Power and Energy Society(PES) Student Branch Chapter of the University of Moratuwa had joined hands with the Electrical Engineering Society(EESoc) of the University of Moratuwa by organizing a panel discussion named “Energizing Sri Lanka”. The theme for the event was “Solving Sri Lanka’s present energy dilemma through scientific research and development”.

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2022/06/03 - 17:18