Publications (Members M-R)

Mr. K. A. B. Pathirathna
[1] Development of Darrieus-Type Vertical Axis Wind Turbine for Stand-Alone Applications by Samaraweera K.K.M.N.P., Pathirathna K.A.B., De Silva H.E.D, Sugathapala A.G.T, International Conference on Sustainable Built Environment,2010.

[2] Evaluation of Effects of Design Parameters for the Performance of Fixed Bladed Small Scale Vertical Axis Wind Turbines by K.A.B.Pathirathna, H.E.D.DeSilva, K.K.M.N.P.Samaraweera and A.G.T.Sugathapala, Engineering Research Unit: 15th Annual Symposium, 2009.
Mr. A. P. T. S. Peiris
[1] U. G. Kithsiri, A. P. T. S. Peiris, Tharanga Wickramarathna, Kumudu Amarawardhana, Ruchira Abeyweera, Nihal N. Senanayake, Jeevan Jayasuriya, Torsten H. Fransson, “A Remote Mode Master Degree Program in Sustainable Energy Engineering: Student Perception and Future Direction”, Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Interactive Collaborative Learning, Budapest, Hungary, 2017.

[2] A. P. T. S. Peiris, R. P. Vitharanage, Ruchira Abeyweera, N. S. Senanayake and Jeevan Jayasuriya, “Feasibility of Utilizing Boiler Blowdown Waste Heat for Operating an Absorption Refrigeration Chiller”, International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications, 2016.

[3] C. Chandrakumar, A. P. T. S. Peiris, G. K. Edirisinghe, Ruchira Abeyweera and N. S. Senanayake, “Development of a sustainable city model for Kilinochchi based on a rational comparison methodology: a Sri Lankan case-study”, Journal of Sustainable Development. (Manuscript in Preparation)

[4] A. P. T. S. Peiris, N.S. Dikkumbura, H.P.D. Prabashana and N. K. Hettiarachchi, “Development of Floating Type Water Wheel for pico hydro power generation”, B.Sc. Thesis at University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka, 2009. (Unpublished)
Mr. P.G.S. Priyadarshana
[1] P.G.S. Priyadarshana, “Maximization of Energy Generation from Small Hydro power Plants in Sri Lanka” M.Sc. Dissertation, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden. August 2014.

[2] P.G.S. Priyadarshana, N.S. Senanayake and Ruchira Abeyweera, “Assessment of Energy losses in Mini hydro power plants Sri Lanka” SLEMA Journal, Vol 16, No.2, September 2013 Page 1-5.

[3] P.G.S. Priyadarshana, “Development of Pneumatic Robot Arm for Industrial Application” M.Sc. Dissertation, Univerity of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka. 1st May 2008.

[4] Lanka Udawatta, P.G.S. Priyadarshana and Sanjeeva Witharana, “Control of Pneumatic Artificial Muscle for Bicep Configuration Using IBC” Proc. 3rd International Conference on Information and Automation for Sustainability, 4-6 December 2007.

[5] A.T.M. Adikari, J.R. Gamage, P.G.S. Priyadarshana, A.G.T. Sugathapala and U.P. Kahangamage, “ Solution for the skilled labour scarcity of cinnamon processing through Mechanization” Proceedings of 12th ERU symposium, University of Moratuwa, November 2006.
Mr. C. Ranaweera
[1] Chaminda Ranaweera, Anders Malmquist, ‘Electric Power System of a Renewable Energy Module’ Conference of Electric Power Supply Industry – CEPSI 2014, International Convention Center (ICC) JEJU, South Korea.

[2] Chaminda Ranaweera,‘Stand-Alone Energy System for Supply of Energy and Water for a Refugee Camp’ Sri Lanka Energy Managers Association Journal – March 2014. (Reference: Page 05,

[3] ‘Electric Power System of an Emergency Energy Module’, M.Sc final thesis report published at DiVA portal. ( Reference :

[4] K Pirabaharan, Chaminda Ranaweera, Kumara H. K. S, Kumarathilaka R. S. D,‘Design and Implementation of Smart Antenna for 4G Applications’ Presented at IET Annual Conference 2008.

[5] Chaminda Ranaweera, ‘Detecting System for Kilowatt-Hour Electricity Meters’ Presented at Institution of Engineers Sri Lanka, 2007
Mr. W. M. Rajaratne
[1] W M Rajaratne, Dr P G Rathnasiri, “Energy potential of Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) and Sewer generated within Colombo Municipality”, International Energy Symposium 2015 organized by Ministry of Power and Energy, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 2015.

Publication of Members: A-F, G-L, S-Z