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Prof.K.M.Liyanage

(Kithsiri)

Professor

PhD Electrical Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Japan, 1991.
MSc Electrical Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Japan,1988.
B.Sc.Eng. University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka 1983.

Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering

Faculty of Engineering

University of Peradeniya

Sri Lanka

ABOUT ME

Prof.K.M.Liyanage



Publications

Books

2012

Janaka Ekanayake, Kithsiri Liyanage, Jianzhong Wu, Akihiko Yokoyama, Nicholas Jenkins, Smart Grids: Technologies and Applications, John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 2012


Latest Refereed Journal Articles

2012

Y. Ota, H. Taniguchi, T. Nakajima, K. M. Liyanage, J. Baba, and A. Yokoyama, "Autonomous distributed V2G (vehicle-to-grid) satisfying scheduled charging", IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol. 3, no. 1, pp. 559-“564, 2012.

B.M.N Bandara, K. M. Liyanage, “Evaluation of Communication Technologies for Smart Grid Applications” (in preparation)

2011

Hiroyuki Kihara , Akihiko Yokoyama, K. M. Liyanage, Hisato Sakuma, “Optimal Placement and Control of BESS for a Distribution System Integrated with PV systems”, The Journal of International Council on Electrical Engineering, 2011.7, pp. 298-303, 2011

Latest Proceedings Papers

Peer reviewed Presentations at National/International Conferences and published as full papers
2012

D.B.W. Abeywardana, M.A.M. Manaz, M.G.C.P. Mediwaththe, K. M. Liyanage, “Improved Shared Transformer Cell balancing of Li-ion Batteries”, The Seventh IEEE International Conference on Industrial and Information Systems, Chennai, India, August 2012

2012

M.A.M. Manaz, D.B.W. Abeywardana, M.G.C.P. Mediwaththe, K. M. Liyanage, A. Yokoyama, “Active and Reactive Power Balancing of Ubiquitous Power Network with Voltage Constraints”, The Seventh IEEE International Conference on Industrial and Information Systems, Chennai, India, August 2012

2012

Senaka Amarakeerthi, Kithsiri Liyanage, Michael Cohen, "Delay pools-based uninterrupted and dynamic bandwidth distribution of Squid proxy cache", Proceedings of the 2012 Joint International Conference on Human-Centered Computer Environments, Japan, March, 2012

Latest Other Research Publications

2009

K. M. Liyanage, A. Yokoyama, Y. Ota, T. Nakajima, H. Taniguchi, “Efficient Operation of Renewable Sources in Ubiquitous Power Networks through the coordinated Control of System Elements”, Joint Technical Meeting on Power Engineering and Power Systems Engineering, Institute of Electrical Engineers, Japan, pp. 7-12. September, 2009.

2009

T. Masuta, A. Yokoyama, Kithsiri M. Liyanage, Y. Tada, “System Frequency and Tie-Line Power Flow Control by Coordination of Batteries and Heat Pumps Based Water Heaters on Customer Side in the Interconnected Power Systems with Large Penetration of Wind Power Generation, Joint Technical Meeting on Power Engineering and Power Systems Engineering, Institute of Electrical Engineers, Japan, pp 20-24, September, 2009. (In Japanese)

2009

Y. Ota, T. Nakajima, H. Taniguchi, Kithsiri M. Liyanage, A. Yokoyama, “Proposal of Autonomous Distributed Smart Storage for Ubiquitous Power Grid”, Proceedings of Joint Technical Meeting on Power Engineering and Power Systems Engineering, Institute of Electrical Engineers, Japan, pp. 1-6, September, 2009. (In Japanese)

Latest Other Publications

2007

K. M. Liyanage, D. S. Weragama, M. A. Gunarathne, P. S. R. Peiris, L. S. K. Perera, A. I. Thilakasiri, I. U. Gunawardana, “Manual for Training Program on Hardware and Computer Networks for Teachers”, Published by IT Center, 2007

2005

Wickramanayake, H. M. K. S. K., Wijerathne, D. G. A. K., Gunatathne M. A., Peiris P. S. R., Weragama D. S., Gunathilake P. M. P. C., Liyanage K. M., “Training Manual for ICT Skills Development of Undergraduates in Arts Commerce and Management Streams”, Published by IT Center, 2005.

2004

Kithsiri M. Liyanage, “ Educational Technology in the Next decade”, A Series of Research and Studies of the NEC, National Education Commission, Sri Lanka, 2004, ISBN 955-9448-16-1

2001

K. Liyanage, Information and Communication technology and Research: Challenges and Opportunities, Vidya-Newsletter of National Science Foundation, Sri Lanka, Vol 3, No. 3, 2001

1996

Kithsiri M. Liyanage, “Electrical Energy Planning”, (Submitted to) Sri Lanka Institute of Strategic Studies, Ministry of Defense, November 1996 (Presented to the HE the President of Sri Lanka and accepted for publication)

1994

Kithsiri M. Liyanage, C.C. Liu, Feasibility Study of Expert Systems in Puget Distribution Operation Environment: Performance and Functional Specifications of Fault Detection and Trouble Call Handling System, 1994.

Research

Research Interests

  • Energy, Environment and Smart Grids – ICT applications
  • Sustainability science
  • Communication networks
  • Information security
  • Linear and Nonlinear systems
  • Optimization and control


AWARDS

AWARDS

  • “University Postgraduate Award (UPA) scholarship” in 2018-2019 from the University of Wollongong, Australia

TEACHING

Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering

  • Electricity (GP 108)
  • Network Analysis (EE 201)
  • Signals and Systems (EE 257)
  • Applied Electromagnetics (EE 355)
  • Integrated Analog Electronic Circuits (EE 403)
  • Undergraduate Projects (EE 405 and EE 406)
  • Telecommunication and Wireless Systems (EE 522)


Contact

Department of Electrial & Electronic Engineering

Faculty of Engineering

University of Peradeniya

Sri Lanka

+94 81 239 3442

+94 77 775 0235

rdbranaweera@ee.pdn.ac.lk

rdbranaweera@gmail.com