The high voltage laboratory is well-equipped with the modern test facilities. These test facilities are now used for undergraduate and postgraduate teaching, research, consultancy services (mainly for industries such as CEB, LTL and PLC). School children and Navy officers are regular visitor to this lab.
RF and Microwave Laboratory
Ansoft Designer and HFSS CAD tools.
Fabricating equipment and PCB CAD tools to fabricate MMIC microwave circuits.
Kelani Saviya is a unique Corporate Social Responsibility project initiated by the University of Peradeniya & Kelani Cables PLC. The aim of the program is to promote school leavers & self-employed electricians as skilled technicians in the field of domestic & industrial wiring. (More...)
DIMO – Peradeniya
A MOU was signed between the University and Diesel Motor Engineering PLC (DIMO) to expand Research and Development activities in DEEE.
University of Peradeniya wins all the top three places in 4th IEEE Electronic Design Competition 2016 (More....)
Peradeniya Wins the IEEE Global Website Contest 2016. (More....)
Prof Janaka Bandara Ekanayake, from the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering of the University of Peradeniya has been named an IEEE Fellow. He is being recognized for contributions to education in renewable energy integration and smart grid. (More.... )
Students have won the IESL EW Karunaratne award for best project in EE. More
The VC officially opened a 60 kW Solar PV system at the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering. The system that is installed here at Peradeniya is sufficient to supply the full power requirement of the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering more than 80% of the time.
Paper on “Optimization of Electric Vehicle Charging Stations with Battery based Energy Storage Systems using a Pulse Charging Mechanism” by Mr. Nirmana Perera and Dr. Sunil Abeyratne has won the Best paper Award at the fifth National Conference on Technology and Management (NCTM 2016)
Prof Janaka Bandara Ekanayake, from the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering of the University of Peradeniya has been named an IEEE Fellow. He is being recognized for contributions to education in renewable energy integration and smart grid. More....
DEEE students are the winners of the ENG. EWKARUNARATNA AWARD-2014 awarded by the IESL.
University Of Peradeniya Students Win ICIIS Award For Unique Coupler Design Using National Instrument AWR Software
Dr. H.A. Suraweera was awarded the CVCD Award of the most outstanding Junior Researcher in the field of Technology and related Sciences including Engineering, Architecture, Quantity Surveying and Information Technology
Nick Jenkins, and Janaka Ekanayake, Renewable Energy Engineering, Cambridge University Press, ISBN No: 978-1-107-02848-7, 2017
W.M.S.C Samarasinghe, J.R.S.S Kumara, M.A.R.M Fernando, and Aruna U.A.W. Gunawardena, “Aging Assessment of Transformer Pressboard Insulation by Micro-strip Ring Resonator at GHz Frequencies”, IEEE Trans. on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation, Vol . 23, No. 3, June 2017. (DOI: 10.1109/TDEI.2017.006322)
A.H.A.D. Abeysekara, J.R.S.S. Kumara, M.A.R.M. Fernando, M.P.B.Eakanayake, G.M.R.I. Godaliyadda and J.V. Wijayakulasooriya, “Remote Leakage Current Detector for Identification of Insulators Discharges”, IEEE Trans. on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation, Vol . 23, No. 4, August 2017 (DOI: 10.1109/TDEI.2017.006300).
H. G. C. P. Dinesh, D. B. W. Nettasinghe, G. M. R. I. Godaliyadda, M. P.
B. Ekanayake, Janaka Ekanayake and J. V. Wijayakulasooriya, "Residential
Appliance Identification based on Spectral Information of Low Frequency
Smart Meter Measurements", DOI: 10.1109/TSG.2015.2484258, IEEE Smart Grid
Waranatha L. Abeygunasekara, Pritesh Hiralal, Lilantha Samaranayake,
Chih-Tao Chien, Abhishek Kumar, Andrew J. Flewitt, Veranja Karunaratne,
Gehan A. J. Amaratunga "Incorporating Semiconducting Single-Walled Carbon
Nanotubes as Efficient Charge Extractors in Organic Solar Cells", Applied
Physics Letters, 106(12):123305-1:5, March 2015.