Prof. M.A.R.M. Fernando

Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering
University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka.
manjula AT ee.pdn.ac.lk
+94-81-2393424

Research Publications


Composite Insulator Performance

M.A.R.M. Fernando “A comprehensive Study of Silicone Rubber Insulators with Different Creapage Distances”, Journal of Institution of Engineers (SL), Vol. XXXXIV, No. 01, pp. 21-31, January 2011.

M.A.R.M. Fernando and S.M. Gubanski, “Ageing of Silicone Rubber Insulators in Costal and Inland Tropical Environment”, IEEE Trans. on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation, Vol. 17, No. 2, pp. 326-333, April 2010.

M.A.R.M. Fernando and S.M. Gubanski "Performance of Nonceramic Insulators under Tropical Field Conditions", IEEE Trans. on Power Delivery, Vol. 15, No.1, pp. 355-360, January 2000.

T. Nakachi, M.A.R.M. Fernando and S.M. Gubanski "Performance of Nonceramic Insulators under Tropical Field Conditions", The closure to discussion, IEEE Trans. on Power Delivery, Vol. 15, No.4, pp. 1334-1335, 2000.

M.A.R.M. Fernando, J.B. Ekanayake, A.C.S. Wijayathilake, D.C. Wijeratna and S.M. Gubanski “Recommendations for Insulator-Pollution-Flashovers in Sri Lanka with Special Emphasis on a Study of Composite Insulators”, Journal of Institution of Engineers (SL), Vol. XXXIII, No. 2, pp. 7-19, September 2000.

S.M. Gubanski and M.A.R.M. Fernando, “Research Findings Comparing Performance of Different Insulator Designs on Distribution Lines in Tropical Environments”, Insulator News and Market Reports (INMR) Vol 17, No. 6, pp.46-53, November 1999.

M.A.R.M. Fernando, A.C.S. Wijethilake, J.B. Ekanayake and D.C. D.G. Wijeratna, “Composite Insulator Performance under Difficult Conditions in Sri Lanka”, Trans. on IEE Sri Lanka, Vol. 2, pp. 1-6, December 1997.

M.A.R.M. Fernando, A.C.S. Wijethilake, J.B. Ekanayake and D.C.D.G. Wijeratna, “Composite Insulators: Performance on the Existing Pollution Problem in Sri Lanka”, Trans. on Institution of Engineers (SL), Vol. 1, pp. 120-128, November 1997.

M.A.R.M. Fernando, H. Rajamantri and S.M. Gubanski, “Performance of Composite Rubber Insulators in Sri Lanka”, First IEEE International Conference on Industrial and Information System (ICIIS2006), University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, pp. 14-19, August 2006.

S.M. Gubanski, S. Karlsson and M.A.R.M. Fernando, “Performance of Biologically Contaminated High Voltage Insulators”, IEEE International Conference on Industrial and Information System (ICIIS2006), University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, pp. 30-35, August 2006.

S.M. Gubanski, A.D. Dernfalk, and M.A.R.M. Fernando, “Performance of Different Insulator Designs in Tropical Environments and Diagnostic Possibilities”, Cigre Symposium on Behaviour of Electrical Equipment and Components in Tropical Environment, Crains Australia, Paper 200-18, September 2001.

M.A.R.M. Fernando, S.M. Gubanski, A. Kyaruzi, S.J. Pietr and J. Matula, “Effects of Biological Contamination on Insulator Performance”, IEEE Proceedings of 6th International Conference on Properties and Applications of Dielectric Materials, X’an China, pp. 797-801, June 2000.

S.M. Gubanski and M.A.R.M. Fernando, “Research Findings Comparing Performance of Different Insulator Designs on Distribution Lines in Tropical Environments”, Proc. of the World Congress on Insulator Technologies for the Year 2000 & Beyond – Insulator 2000, Barcelona Spain, pp. 68-79, November 1999.

S.M. Gubanski, M.A.R.M. Fernando and T. Sörqvist, “Field Experience with Polymeric Insulators in a Marine Environment”, CIGRE SC15 Symposium on "Service –ageing of Materials in HV Equipment", Sydney Australia, Paper No.15.8, October 1999.

M.A.R.M. Fernando and S.M. Gubanski, "Tropical Environmental Impacts on Surface Properties of Nonceramic Insulators", IEEE Budapest PowerTech Conference, Budapest Hungary, Paper No. BPT99-379-30, August/September 1999.

Leakage Current Patterns on Insulators

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)

M.A.R.M. Fernando “A comprehensive Study of Silicone Rubber Insulators with Different Creapage Distances”, Journal of Institution of Engineers (SL), Vol. XXXXIV, No. 01, pp. 21-31, January 2011.

M.A.R.M. Fernando and S.M. Gubanski, “Ageing of Silicone Rubber Insulators in Costal and Inland Tropical Environment”, IEEE Trans. on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation, Vol. 17, No. 2, pp. 326-333, April 2010.

M.A.R.M. Fernando and S.M. Gubanski "Performance of Nonceramic Insulators under Tropical Field Conditions", IEEE Trans. on Power Delivery, Vol. 15, No.1, pp. 355-360, January 2000.

T. Nakachi, M.A.R.M. Fernando and S.M. Gubanski "Performance of Nonceramic Insulators under Tropical Field Conditions", The closure to discussion, IEEE Trans. on Power Delivery, Vol. 15, No.4, pp. 1334-1335, 2000.

M.A.R.M. Fernando, J.B. Ekanayake, A.C.S. Wijayathilake, D.C. Wijeratna and S.M. Gubanski “Recommendations for Insulator-Pollution-Flashovers in Sri Lanka with Special Emphasis on a Study of Composite Insulators”, Journal of Institution of Engineers (SL), Vol. XXXIII, No. 2, pp. 7-19, September 2000.

S.M. Gubanski and M.A.R.M. Fernando, “Research Findings Comparing Performance of Different Insulator Designs on Distribution Lines in Tropical Environments”, Insulator News and Market Reports (INMR) Vol 17, No. 6, pp.46-53, November 1999.

M.A.R.M. Fernando, A.C.S. Wijethilake, J.B. Ekanayake and D.C. D.G. Wijeratna, “Composite Insulator Performance under Difficult Conditions in Sri Lanka”, Trans. on IEE Sri Lanka, Vol. 2, pp. 1-6, December 1997.

M.A.R.M. Fernando, A.C.S. Wijethilake, J.B. Ekanayake and D.C.D.G. Wijeratna, “Composite Insulators: Performance on the Existing Pollution Problem in Sri Lanka”, Trans. on Institution of Engineers (SL), Vol. 1, pp. 120-128, November 1997.

M.A.R.M. Fernando, H. Rajamantri and S.M. Gubanski, “Performance of Composite Rubber Insulators in Sri Lanka”, First IEEE International Conference on Industrial and Information System (ICIIS2006), University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, pp. 14-19, August 2006.

S.M. Gubanski, S. Karlsson and M.A.R.M. Fernando, “Performance of Biologically Contaminated High Voltage Insulators”, IEEE International Conference on Industrial and Information System (ICIIS2006), University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, pp. 30-35, August 2006.

S.M. Gubanski, A.D. Dernfalk, and M.A.R.M. Fernando, “Performance of Different Insulator Designs in Tropical Environments and Diagnostic Possibilities”, Cigre Symposium on Behaviour of Electrical Equipment and Components in Tropical Environment, Crains Australia, Paper 200-18, September 2001.

M.A.R.M. Fernando, S.M. Gubanski, A. Kyaruzi, S.J. Pietr and J. Matula, “Effects of Biological Contamination on Insulator Performance”, IEEE Proceedings of 6th International Conference on Properties and Applications of Dielectric Materials, X’an China, pp. 797-801, June 2000.

S.M. Gubanski and M.A.R.M. Fernando, “Research Findings Comparing Performance of Different Insulator Designs on Distribution Lines in Tropical Environments”, Proc. of the World Congress on Insulator Technologies for the Year 2000 & Beyond – Insulator 2000, Barcelona Spain, pp. 68-79, November 1999.

S.M. Gubanski, M.A.R.M. Fernando and T. Sörqvist, “Field Experience with Polymeric Insulators in a Marine Environment”, CIGRE SC15 Symposium on "Service –ageing of Materials in HV Equipment", Sydney Australia, Paper No.15.8, October 1999.

M.A.R.M. Fernando and S.M. Gubanski, "Tropical Environmental Impacts on Surface Properties of Nonceramic Insulators", IEEE Budapest PowerTech Conference, Budapest Hungary, Paper No. BPT99-379-30, August/September 1999.

Transformer Condition Assessment

C.M.B. Ekanayake, S.M. Gubanski and M.A.R.M. Fernando “Application of Dielectric Response for Measurements for Estimating Moisture Content in Power Transformers”, KIEEE Trans on Electrophysics and Applications, Vol. 4-c, No. 3, pp.81-90, 2004.

M.A.A.P. Bandara, B.S.H.M.S.Y. Matharage, M.A.R.M. Fernando, G.A. Jayantha, “Condition Assessment of Current Transformers - Chemical and Electrical analysis of transformer oil”, Trans. of Institution of Engineers (SL), Vol. 1, Part B, pp. 176-184, 2012.

M.A.R.M. Fernando “Moisture Assessment of High voltage Insulations by Response Measurements”, Invited speech, International Conference on Communication, Computation, Control and Nano-technology (ICN-2010), pp. xvii, REC Bhalki, India, October 2010.

C.M.B. Ekanayake, W. Hribernik, S.M. Gubanski and M.A.R.M. Fernando“Calibrating the Results of Dielectric Measurements on Field-aged Transformers Using Oil Analysis and Similar Measurements on Well-defined Pressboard Samples”, Nord-Is(03) Symposium, Thampere Finland, 2003.

C.M.B. Ekanayake,M.A.R.M. Fernando, K. Mularachchi, and S.M. Gubanski, “Diagnostic of Power Transformer Insulation Using Frequency Domain Spectroscopy”, 9th Annual conference of the IEE of Sri Lanka, Colombo Sri Lanka, pp. 5, September 2002.

C. Ekanayake, S.M. Gubanski, K.D. Mularachchi and M.A.R.M. Fernando, “Diagnostic of Power Transformers in Sri Lanka: Application of Dielectric Spectroscopy in Frequency Domain”, IEEE Conference on Electrical Insulation, Cincinnati USA, pp. 593-596, October 2001.

K. Mularachchi, M.A.R.M. Fernando and S.M. Gubanski, “Diagnostic Testing of Power Transformer Insulation by Dielectric Response Measurements”, Proc. of Engineering Jubilee Congress, Faculty of Engineering, Vol. 1, pp. 25-29, June/July 2000.

K. Mularachchi and M.A.R.M. Fernando, “Diagnostic Testing of Power Transformer Insulation by Response Measurements in Frequency Domain”, Proc. of Annual Research Sessions 2000, University of Peradeniya, pp. 111-118, December 2000.

K.G.N.B. Abeywickrama, M.A.R.M. Fernando, J.A.S.B. Jayasinghe and S.M. Gunbanski, “Transfer Function Estimation from Frequency Response Measurements of Power Transformers”, Proceeding of the Peradeniya University Research Sessions, Sri Lanka, Vol. 8, pp.103, October 2003.

K. Mularachchi and M.A.R.M. Fernando, “Diagnostic Testing of Power Transformer Insulation by Response Measurements in Frequency Domain”, Proc. of Annual Research Sessions 2000, Faculty of Engineering, pp. 25-26, November 2000.

Power Transformer Insulation

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)

M.A.R.M. Fernando “Condition Assessment of Power Transformers Using Loss Tangent Measurements”, Journal of Institution of Engineers (SL), Vol. XXXXII, No. 3, pp. 31-41, 2009.

C.F. Ten, M.A.R.M. Fernando and Z.D. Wang, “Dielectric Properties Measurements of Transformer Oil, Paper and Pressboard with the Effect of Moisture and Ageing”, IEEE Conference on Electrical Insulation and Dielectric Phenomena, Vancouver Canada, pp. 727-730, October 2007.

C.M.B. Ekanayake ,M.A.R.M. Fernando, K. Mularachchi, and S.M. Gubanski, “Diagnostic of Power Transformer Insulation Using Frequency Domain Spectroscopy”, Trans. on IEE-Sri Lanka, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 37-42, September 2003

C.M.B. Ekanayake and M.A.R.M. Fernando “Reliability of a Simplified Insulation Made for Estimating Moisture Content in Power Transformers”, 11th Annual Conference of the IEE of Sri Lanka, Colombo Sri Lanka, September 2004.

W.P.S.M Ruparathne, M.J.C.S Siriwardena, R.M.S.S Wellawa, D. Wijesundara andM.A.R.M. Fernando, “Moisture Estimation on Distribution Transformer by Frequency Dielectric Spectroscopy Measurements”, Annual Research Sessions, University of Peradeniya, Vol. 15, Part II, pp. 651-653, December 2010.

C.M.B. Ekanayake, M.A.R.M. Fernando, and S.M. Gubanski, “Frequency Domain Spectroscopy Measurements for Estimating Moisture Content in Power Transformers”, Proceeding of the Peradeniya University Research Sessions, Sri Lanka, Vol. 8. pp. 106, October 2003.

Generator Condition Assessment

M.A.R.M. Fernando and G.A. Jayantha, “Laboratory and Field Investigation of Generator Stator Insulation”, Journal of Institution of Engineers (SL), Vol. XXXXIV, No. 02, pp. 21-31, April 2011.

G.A. Jayantha, M.A.R.M. Fernando, and C.M.B. Ekanayake, “Evaluation of the Condition of Ground wall Insulation of Generator Stator Winding Using DC Ramp Test -Experience on CEB Hydro-generators”, Trans. of Institution of Engineers (SL), Vol. 1, pp. 27-36, 2009.

G.A. Jayantha, M.A.R.M. Fernando, “Field Experience of Generator Stator Insulation Monitoring and Failures in Sri Lanka”, 7th IEEE International Conference on Industrial and Information Systems ICIIS2012, IIT Madras, India, Paper No. 171, August 2012.

G.A. Jayantha, M.A.R.M. Fernando, and C.M.B. Ekanayake, “Visual Inspection of Generators Findings and Recommendations”, Annual Research Session, Institution of Engineers (Central province), Kandy, Sri Lanka, September 2009.

G.A. Jayantha, M.A.R.M. Fernando, and C.M.B. Ekanayake, “Condition Monitoring of Stator Winding Insulation of Electric Generators: Some Case Studies”, University research session, University of Peradeniya, Vol. 13, 193-195, Dec. 2008.

Generator Stator Insulation

M.A.R.M. Fernandoand G.A. Jayantha, “Condition Assessment of Stator Insulation During Drying, Wetting and Electrical Ageing”, IEEE Trans on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation (under review).

H.M.S.K. Dharmadasa, T. Jeyadarsan, B.L.D.S. Balasooriya, A. Sathiyavani, G.A. Jayantha, and M.A.R.M. Fernando, “Moisture level estimation in generator stator insulations”, Trans. of Institution of Engineers (SL), Vol. 1, pp. 516-523, 2011.

Amarasinghe R.A, Bandara K.M.C.S., Shanojan E., T. Jayadarsan, G.A. Jayantha and M.A.R.M. Fernando, “Condition Assessment of Aged and Wet Asphalt-Mica Generator Windings by Frequency Dielectric Spectroscopy Measurements”, Sixth IEEE International Conference on Industrial and Information Systems (ICIIS2011), Kandy, Sri Lanka, pp. 102-107, August 2011.

G.A. Jayantha, M.A.R.M. Fernando, and C.M.B. Ekanayake, “Monitoring of Moisture on Stator Winding Insulation during Drying Process”, Fourth IEEE International Conference on Industrial and Information Systems (ICIIS2009), University of Peradeniya, Paper No. PSEHV3-4, Dec. 2009.

T.Jeyadarsan, B.L.D.S.Baalasooriya, H.M.S.K. Dharmadasa, A.Sathiyavani, M.A.R.M. Fernando, and G.A. Jayantha, “ Moisture Estimation of Asphalt Mica Generator Windings by Frequency Dielectric Spectroscopy Measurements”, Annual Research Sessions, University of Peradeniya, Vol. 15, part II, pp. 657-659, December 2010.

C.R. De Cruze, A.S.M.A.R. Abeyrathne, J.A.S. Charuka, H.D.B.P. Herath, G.A. Jayantha, and M.A.R.M. Fernando, “Modeling of Generator Stator Windings For Non-Destructive Tests” University research session, University of Peradeniya, Vol. 14, pp. 522-524, Dec. 2009.

Alternative Insulation

B.S.H.M.S.Y. Matharage, M.A.R.M. Fernando, M.A.A.P. Bandara, G.A. Jayantha and C.S. Kalpage, “Performance of Coconut oil as an Alternative Transformer Liquid Insulation” IEEE Trans on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation (In print).

B. S. H. M. S. Y. Matharage, M.A.R.M. Fernando, E. Tuncer, M. A. A. P. Bandara, and C. S. Kalpage, “Performance of Coconut Oil as Transformer Liquid Insulation During Ageing and Simulated Thermal and Electrical faults”, IEEE Conference on Electrical Insulation and Dielectric Phenomena CEIDP 2012, Montreal Canada, October 2012.

B.S.H.M.S.Y. Matharage, M.A.A.P. Bandara, M.A.R.M. Fernando, G.A. Jayantha, C.S. Kalpage, “Performance of Coconut Oil as Transformer Liquid Insulation During Simulated Thermal and Electrical Faults”, Trans. of Institution of Engineers (SL), Vol. 1, Part B, pp. 241-249, 2012.

B.S.H.M.S.Y. Matharage, M.A.A.P Bandara, M.A.R.M. Fernando, G.A. Jayantha, and C.S. Kalpage, Aging Effect of Coconut Oil as Transfomer Liquid Insulation - Comparison with Mineral Oil”, 7th IEEE International Conference on Industrial and Information Systems ICIIS2012, IIT Madras, India Paper No. 192, August 2012.

D. Hinduja, Gayathri, C.S. Kalpage and M.A.R.M. Fernando, “Laboratory Investigation of Treated Coconut Oil as Transformer Liquid Insulation”, Sixth IEEE International Conference on Industrial and Information Systems (ICIIS2011), Kandy, Sri Lanka, pp. 108-113, August 2011.

N.A.S.A. Kurera, K.A.R. Perera, S. Ranawana, C.M.B. Ekanayake and M.A.R.M. Fernando, “Analysis of Insulation Characteristics of Coconut Oil As an Alternative to the Liquid Insulation of Power Transformers”, Third IEEE International Conference on Industrial and Information System (ICIIS2008), Paper No. 178, Khargpur India, December 2008.

Lightning Related Issues

M.A.R.M. Fernando, “Lightning Surges at Power Distribution Networks”, Invited Speech, ICN-2011, REC Bhalki, India, pp. 39, September 2011.

A.W.M.B. Wijekoon, and M.A.R.M. Fernando and K.P.S.C. Jayaratne, “Survey on Property Damages Due to Lightning in Sri Lanka”, ICN-2011, REC Bhalki, India, pp. 42, September 2011.

A.W.M.B. Wijekoon, M.A.R.M. Fernando and K.P.S.C. Jayaratne, “Study of Property Damages Due to Lightning in Sri Lanka”, Trans. of Institution of Engineers (SL), Vol. 1, pp. 464-471, 2011.

M.A.R.M. Fernando and V. Cooray, “Lightning Surges at Distribution Transformer Secondary”, Fifth IEEE International Conference on Industrial and Information Systems (ICIIS2010), Mangalore, India, pp. 148-153, July/August 2010.

W.G.N. Jayaweera, N.P. Kariyawasam, D.M.C.S. Senevirathne, W.M.A.R. Wijesinghe and M.A.R.M. Fernando, “Lightning Surges Transfer Through The Distribution Substation - A Case Study”, Annual Research Sessions, University of Peradeniya, Vol. 15, Part II, pp. 654-656, December 2010.

Energy Related Issues

C. Vivekananthan, M. Anparasan, M.A.R.M. Fernando, A. Atputharajah, and U. R. Ratnayake, “A Case Study on a new Pumped Storage Power Plant to Sri Lanka in 2016”, Trans. of Institution of Engineers (SL), Vol. 1, pp. 488-495, 2011.

A. Mahalingam, A. Azhar, C. Vivekananthan, A. Atputharajah and M.A.R.M. Fernando, “Energy Security Concerns of Coal Power Plants in the Sri Lankan Electricity System”, 2nd IEEE International conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies (ICSET’10), December 2010, Kandy Sri Lanka.

C. Vivekanathan, M. Anparasan, M.A.R.M. Fernando, and A. Atputharajah, “Incorporating Pumped Storage Power Plant In The Sri Lankan Electricity Transmission System”, Annual Research Sessions, University of Peradeniya, Vol. 15, Part II, pp. 664-666, December 2010.

S. Renuka, M.A.R.M. Fernando, and A. Atputharajah, “Carbon Footprint of Electricity Generation In Sri Lanka”, Annual Research Sessions, University of Peradeniya, Vol. 15, Part II, pp. 679-681, December 2010.

Power Distribution System

A. Gajananan, C. Gajanayake, M.A.R.M. Fernando, A. Atputharajah, C. A. B. Karunarathna, “Dynamic Reactive Power Compensation in MV/LV Distribution System”, A case study in Kandy area” Trans. of Institution of Engineers (SL), Vol. 1, Part B, pp. 234-240, 2012.

R.W.K.M.R.K.D. Bandara, R.M.R. Tharaka, A.P. Tennakoon, D.N. Navaratne, S. Alagoda, S. Arunprasanth, A. Atputharajah, M.A.R.M. Fernando, S.G. Aberatne “Protection System for a Commercial Dynamic Reactive Power Compensator”, submitted to CEPSI 2012.

A. Gajananan, M.A.R.M. Fernando, A. Atputharajah, and C.A.B. Karunaratne, “Methodology to Find the Load of a LV Distribution Feeder and Optimal Capacitor Placements”, Annual Research Sessions, Institution of Engineers (Central province), Kandy, Sri Lanka, November 2011

S. Arunprasanth, R.W.K.M.R.K.D. Bandara, R.M.R. Tharaka, A. Atputharajah, M.A.R.M. Fernando , S.G. Abeyrathne, D.N. Navarathne, A.P. Tennakoon and S. Alagoda, “Design of a Dynamic Reactive Power Compensator (DRPC) to Improve the Power Factor of a Load Center”, Annual Research Sessions, Institution of Engineers (Central province), Kandy, Sri Lanka, pp. 39-48, November 2011

A.U. Lokugamage, W.J.C. Wickramarathne, T.M.K.W. Dayananda, S.M.D.P.K. Sooriyadasa , M.A.R.M. Fernando , and P.A. Liyanaarachchi, “Distribution Fault Management System for Power Utility”, Trans. of Institution of Engineers (SL), Vol. 1, pp. 524-532, 2011.

A.L.M. Mufaris, K.M.M. Hikam, M.N.M. Nihaj, M.A.R.M. Fernando and C.A.B. Karunaratne, “Solution for Loss Reduction in Distribution System with Evaluation of Losses and Line Voltages – A Case Study”, Annual research session, Institution of Engineers (Central province), Kandy, Sri Lanka, pp. 21-32, September 2010

A. Gajananan, M.A.R.M. Fernando, A. Atputharajah, and C.A.B. Karunaratne, “Optimal Capacitor Placement To LV Distribution Network - A Simple Design Approach Using Excel Sheet”, Annual Research Sessions, University of Peradeniya, Vol. 16, November 2011.

A.L.M.Mufaris, K.M.M.Hikam, M.N.M.Nihaj, M.A.R.M. Fernando, and C.A.B. Karunarathna, “Analysis of The Line Voltage And Distribution Losses With Load Demand In A Radial Distribution System - A Case Study”, Annual Research Sessions, University of Peradeniya, Vol. 15, Part II, pp. 660-663, December 2010.

A.L.M.Mufaris, K.M.M.Hikam, M.N.M.Nihaj, M.A.R.M. Fernando , and C.A.B.Karunarathna, “Loss reduction techniques for distribution system with evaluation of loss and voltage - A case study”, Annual sessions, Subaragamuwa University, pp.173, September 2010

C.J. Gajanayake, J.R.S.S. Kumara, M.K.M. Sana, A. Atputharajah and M.A.R.M. Fernando , “Under-voltage problem in Sri Lanka: A Case Study”, Proceeding of the Peradeniya University Research Sessions, Sri Lanka, Vol. 9, pp. 75, November 2004.

Other Technical Papers

Ananthasingam, R. Shailajah, N. Yoganathan, S. Arunprasanth, A. Atputharajah, M.A.R.M. Fernando , “Study of Northern Province Medium Voltage Network Interconnection with the Sri Lankan Power Grid”, Trans. of Institution of Engineers (SL), Vol. 1, Part B, pp. 160-168, 2012.

N. Yoganathan, A. Ananthasingam, R. Shailajah, S. Arunprasanth, A. Atputharajah and M.A.R.M. Fernando , “Reliable Electric Power Supply to Jaffna - Study on the Jaffna Medium Voltage Network” JUICE 2012, University of Jaffna, 2012

K.G.N.B. Abeywickrama, M.A.R.M. Fernando , S.M. Gunbanski, C.M.B. Ekanayake and J.A.S.B. Jayasinghe “A Study of Power Frequency Magnetic Field (PFMF) Distribution at Kirbathkumbura Grid Sub-Station”, Trans. on IEE-Sri Lanka, Vol. 6, No. 1, pp. 17-21, August 2005.

K.G.N.B. Abeywickrama, M.A.R.M. Fernando, S.M. Gubanski, C.M.B. Ekanayake and J.A.S.B. Jayasinghe “A Study of Power Frequency Magnetic Field (PFMF) Distribution at Kirbathkumbura Grid Sub-Station”, 10th Annual conference of the IEE of Sri Lanka, Colombo Sri Lanka, September 2003.

J.V. Wijayakulasooriya, W.M.N.L. Jinadasa, M.Sellathurai, M.A.R.M. Fernando and P.R.P. Hoole, “Neural Network Non-linear Classifier for On-line Stability Evaluation”, IEEE Stockholm Powertech Conference, Stockholm Sweden, Vol. 5, pp. 286-289, June 1995.

M.A.R.M. Fernando , J.A.S.B. Jayasinghe, B.A.A.P. Balasuriya and P.R.P. Hoole, “Introduction Fuzzy Systems, Neural Networks and Signal Processing in Power Engineering Courses at The University of Peradeniya”, Proc. of the 3rd IEEE International Symposium on Electricity Demand and Energy Management, Singapore 1993.

A. Arunaprasanth, C. Vivekananthan, A. Atputharajah and M.A.R.M. Fernando , “Integrated Solution for Power System Stability – case studies on IEEE 12 bus and Sri Lankan Transmission Networks”, Sixth IEEE International Conference on Industrial and Information Systems (ICIIS2011), Kandy, Sri Lanka, pp. 398-403, August 2011.