The Eng. E. W. Karunaratna award for the best undergraduate project in Electrical Engineering was awarded to E13 batch final year project, “Design of a Multispectral Imaging System for Industrial Applications”. The project team members are W. G. Chaminda Bandara, G. W. Kasun Prabhath and D. W. S. C. B. Dissanayake. The project was supervised by Dr. H. M. V. R. Herath, Dr. G. M. R. I. Godaliyadda, and Dr. M. P. B. Ekanayake of the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering. Prof. T. Madhujith of the Department of Food Science and Technology acted as an external supervisor. The outcomes of the project were presented in two international conferences. Apart from that there is one indexed journal paper under review and one patent application pending.
The competition for the award was held among the project groups of all Engineering Faculties in the country. The certificates and cash prizes have been presented to the team at the IESL lnduction and Graduation ceremony on 16th August 2019 at Main Hall of the BMICH.