Ms. Nadheera Premadasa


Department of Electrical, Electronic and Systems Engineering

Faculty of Engineering


Ms. Nadheera Premadasa obtained her BSc Engineering (Hons) Degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka, in January 2018. After graduation, she joined the University of Moratuwa as a Temporary Instructor. In 2019, she was granted a scholarship to pursue her PhD degree program at the Faculty of Engineering, University of Moratuwa, as a Research Scholar. Also, she was the Editor of IET Young Professionals – Sri Lanka Network for 2019. She also worked as a visiting instructor during her research studies. 

Her research interests include renewable energy, microgrid energy management & optimization, energy storage and power electronic converters.  


Research and Publications: 

  • P. N. D. Premadasa, C. M. M. R. S. Silva and D. P. Chandima, “An optimal configuration of diesel generator and battery storage system for off-grid residential applications,” 2021 IEEE Electrical Power and Energy Conference (EPEC), 2021, pp. 1-6, doi: 10.1109/EPEC52095.2021.9621711. 
  • Premadasa, P. N. D., & Chandima, D. P. (2020). An innovative approach of optimizing size and cost of hybrid energy storage system with state of charge regulation for stand-alone direct current microgrids. Journal of Energy Storage, 32, 101703. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.est.2020.101703 
  • Silva, C. M. M. R. S., Premadasa, P. N. D., Dassanayake, D. M. C. T., Pradeep, R. A. H., Sirithunge, C., Chandima, D. P., & Prasad, W. D. (2018). Integrated Control Strategy for Grid Connected Photovoltaic Array, Battery Storage and Supercapacitors. 2018 2nd International Conference on Electrical Engineering (EECon), 51–57. https://doi.org/10.1109/EECon.2018.8541009