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researcher , Engineering educator

Rohana Priyantha Thilakumara, Sri Lankan engineering educator, researcher. Achievements include invention of intertripping protection system. Recipient Overseas Research Student award, 1998. Treasurer Staff Welfare Society, Moratuwa, 2005—2006; Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (associate).

Background

Thilakumara, Rohana Priyantha was born on April 7, 1966 in Matara, Sri Lanka. Son of Buddhadasa Thilakumara and Saminona Gajanayake.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering, University Moratuwa, Sri Lanka, 1994. Doctor of Philosophy, University Bristol, England, 2001.

Career

Lecturer probationary University Moratuwa, Sri Lanka, 1995—2001, senior lecturer Sri Lanka, since 2001. Visiting lecturer and moderator Kothlawala Defence Academy, Ratmalana, Sri Lanka, 2002—2006.

Achievements

  • Achievements include invention of intertripping protection system.

Membership

Treasurer Staff Welfare Society, Moratuwa, 2005—2006. Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (associate).

Connections

father:
Buddhadasa Thilakumara

mother:
Saminona Gajanayake