Welcome

Thank you for vising my personal website. This web portal will help you to explore my career and achievements in detail.

While the executive summary given below describes my career in a nutshell, the self-descriptive menu items on the top of the page will guide you to further information.

Executive Summary:

I am a Mechanical Engineer and an Educator by profession with a decade of experience in academia, research, and industry.

In my PhD research, I focused on developing a technology to in-situ diagnose certain degradation mechanisms of Solid Oxide Fuel Cells. A patent application has been filed for one of my inventions: a multi-point contact temperature sensor.

I’m a trained lecturer and have served in the capacity of a lecture/tutor in higher education sector in the UK and in Sri Lanka. Further, being a corporate trainer, I have trained over 250 employees from corporate sector in Sri Lanka on PLC based automated systems.

I’ve served in several administrative and leadership positions/ roles in my career.

Besides to core Mechanical Engineering concepts, I’ve a good exposure to Mechatronics. I’m a Certified Associate LabVIEW developer and I have a good experience in C++, MATLAB, and firmware development for embedded systems as well.

I am very open to challenging Academic / Research opportunities where, I can exploit my skills and expertise.

Thank you

Manoj Ranaweera