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Researcher: Jayasinghe Arachchillage, SDG (Dr Shantha Jayasinghe Arachchillage)

Fields of Research

Renewable Power and Energy Systems Engineering (excl. Solar Cells)
Marine Engineering
Control Systems, Robotics and Automation
Power and Energy Systems Engineering (excl. Renewable Power)
Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services
Dynamics, Vibration and Vibration Control
Technology
Industrial Electronics
Maritime Engineering
Photodetectors, Optical Sensors and Solar Cells
Educational Technology and Computing
Naval Architecture
Continuing and Community Education
Navigation and Position Fixing
Ship and Platform Hydrodynamics
Technical, Further and Workplace Education
Performance Evaluation; Testing and Simulation of Reliability

Research Objectives

Energy Conservation and Efficiency in Transport
Expanding Knowledge in Engineering
International Sea Freight Transport (excl. Live Animal Transport)
Wind Energy
Marine Air Quality
Renewable Energy
Wave Energy
Coastal Sea Freight Transport
Passenger Water Transport
Management of Education and Training Systems
Computer Hardware and Electronic Equipment
Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Oceanography
Industrial Energy Conservation and Efficiency
Energy Conservation and Efficiency
Expanding Knowledge in Technology
Residential Energy Conservation and Efficiency
Commercial Energy Conservation and Efficiency
Pedagogy
Education and Training Theory and Methodology
Solar-Photovoltaic Energy
Energy Storage, Distribution and Supply
Energy Storage (excl. Hydrogen)
Workforce Transition and Employment

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A capacitor-clamped inverter based torsional oscillation damping method for electromechanical drivetrains; 7th International Conference on Mechatronics and Manufacturing (ICMM 2016)
A dual inverter-based supercapacitor direct integration scheme for wind energy conversion systems; IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications
A model predictive control-based power converter system for oscillating water column wave energy converters; Energies
A review on recent size optimization methodologies for standalone solar and wind hybrid renewable energy system; Energy Conversion and Management
Capacitor-Clamped Inverter Based Transient Suppression Method for Azimuth Thruster Drives; 31st Annual IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference & Exposition
Cascade multilevel static synchronous compensator configuration for wind farms; IET Power Electronics
Command governor adaptive control for an unmanned underwater vehicle; 2015 IEEE Control Systems Society Multiconference on systems and control
Command governor adaptive control for unmanned underwater vehicles with measurement noise and actuator dead-zone; MERCon 2016: Moratuwa Engineering Research Conference
Composite model reference adaptive control for an unmanned underwater vehicle; Underwater Technology
Condition monitoring for automated ferries; International Association of Maritime Universities 18th Annual General Assembly
Diode-clamped three level inverter based battery/supercapacitor direct integration scheme for renewable energy systems; IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics
Direct integration of battery energy storage systems in distributed power generation; IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion
Distance delivery of IMO STCW competency courses: Making the concept a reality through modern technologies and learning tools; 16th Annual General Assembly of the International Association of Maritime Universities
Dual inverter system with integrated energy storage for grid connected photovoltaic systems; 2015 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting
Dual inverter system with integrated energy storage for grid connected photovoltaic systems; 2015 IEEE 11th International Conference on Power Electronics and Drive Systems
Effect of load changes on hybrid electric ship power systems; IEEE 2nd Annual Southern Power Electronics Conference (SPEC 2016)
Effect of load changes on hybrid shipboard power systems and energy storage as a potential solution: A review; Inventions
Electro-technologies for energy efficiency improvement and low carbon emission in maritime transport; 16th Annual General Assembly of the International Association of Maritime Universities
Energy conversion in next-generation electric ships; I E E E Transactions on Energy Conversion
Enforcement of Ballast Water Convention and challenges in Australian ports; Australiasian Coasts and Ports 2017
Evaluation of low voltage ride-through capability of synchronous generator connected to a grid; 2015 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting
Experimental study of command governor adaptive control for unmanned underwater vehicles; I E E E Transactions on Control Systems Technology
Floating power platforms for mobile cold-ironing; 2nd Annual Southern Power Electronics Conference (SPEC)
Floating power platforms for offshore cold-ironing; IAMU AGA 17 - Working together: the key way to enhance the quality of maritime education, training and research
Flying supercapacitors as power smoothing elements in wind generation; IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics
Fuel cell power management using genetic expression programming in all-electric ships; IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion
Guessing to Prediction - a conceptual framework to predict LNG bunker demand profile in Australia; IAMU AGA 17 - Working together: the key way to enhance the quality of maritime education, training and research
Hybrid cascaded multilevel inverter with supercapacitor energy storage for grid integration of renewable energy systems; 2015 IEEE 11th International Conference on Power Electronics and Drive Systems
Liquefied natural gas as a marine fuel in Australia: Developing a conceptual framework for strategic decision-making; Ocean Yearbook
LNG propelled short-sea shipping in Australia; an opportunity or obligation; Coasts & Ports 2017 Conference
Marine propulsion PM motor control under inverter partial fault; IEEE Southern Power Electronics Conference 2016 (SPEC 2016)
Model predictive control-based power take-off control of an oscillating water column wave energy conversion system; International Conference on Sustainable Energy Engineering
Moving the boundaries of MET with high-fidelity ERS training; 18th Annual General Assembly of the International Association of Maritime Universities (IAMU 2017)
Power electronics for photovoltaic power systems; Morgan & Claypool Publishers
predictive control for the grid integration of an oscillating water column air turbine-generator system; University of Tasmania Graduate Research Conference 2017
Predictor-based model reference adaptive control of an unmanned underwater vehicle; 14th International Conference on Control, Automation, Robotics & Vision
Review of ship microgrids: System architectures, storage technologies and power quality aspects; Inventions
Sizing and modeling of a standalone hybrid renewable energy system; IEEE Southern Power Electronics Conference (SPEC) 2016
Technologies for Under-Ice AUV Navigation; 2016 Autonomous Underwater Vehicles, AUV 2016

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision