Hi All,

Welcome to my personal website! The main aim is to share my research findings and publications with you. I am also using this website to share photos of my exciting travel adventures.

About me:CK

I received the Ph.D in Electrical Engineering from the Center for Future Energy Networks, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia in 2017; and B.E. (First Class Hons) and M.E. in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from the University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand, in 2011 and 2014, respectively.

Currently working as a Staff Scientist/ Lead Electrical Engineer at the Systems Integration Laboratory at the Washington Clean Energy Testbeds and Postdoctoral Researcher at the University of Washington in Seattle, Washington, USA. I have industrial work experience at the Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratory in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA; and research and teaching experience at the University of Sydney, Australia and the University of Auckland, New Zealand.

My research interests are in microgrids, machine learning, power systems, energy management in smart homes, wireless power transfer, self-scheduling of generation power plants, and optimization. Please visit ResearchGate and Google Scholar for a list of publications.

Societies and memberships: Member of IEEE, IEEE Power and Energy Society and IEEE Young Professionals.

Hobbies: Photography, mountaineering, hiking, running, gym and sports (basketball, cricket and rugby).

Nationality: New Zealand citizen, born in Sri Lanka.


Check out some of my photos.