Fields of expertise
Machines and Drives
BiographyNirmana Perera received the B.Sc. degree in electrical and electronic engineering from the University of Peradeniya, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, in 2011, and the M.Sc. degree in electrical engineering in the field of power electronics/energy systems from the University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada, in 2015.
He was an instructor at the University of Peradeniya until 2012. From 2013 to 2015, he was a Graduate Research Assistant under the supervision of Prof. John Salmon at the University of Alberta. He was a lecturer at the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University of Peradeniya from 2015 to 2017.
Currently he is pursuing his PHD degree at the Power and Wide-band-gap Electronics Research lab under the supervision of Prof. Elison Matioli. His current research interests include power electronic topologies, pulse-width modulation schemes and drive systems.
Master of Science in Energy Systems
University of Alberta, Canada
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering
University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka