Vidura Bandara Wijekoon, a final year undergraduate student in the Department of Electrical and Information Engineering, won the IET Young Professionals’ Technical Conference 2023. His paper, “Critical Assessment of Machine Learning-Based Approaches for Predicting System Inertia in Power Systems” earned him the Best Technical Paper award. This paper evaluates different machine learning strategies used for…
The third year students recently completed their software project modules in which they developed complete software systems for identified problems/applications. Out of 19 projects, the following three projects scored the highest marks and selected as the best software projects in the year 2021/2022. TickBid Event Ticketing and Bidding Web ApplicationOverviewTeamOverview Attracting a larger audience…
Students from the 5th semester (21st batch), who are taking the EE5206 Software Project, visited Creative Software on 20th January 2023. It was a full day program and during the visit, the students were able to understand the software development lifecycle followed at Creative Software. The visit also included a non-technical session on CV writing…
Dr. Rajitha Udawalpola has been appointed as the new Head of the Deparment (HoD) once again with effect from 15th August 2022.
Enactor, a UK headquartered software solutions provider conducted an Introductory Session on 7th July, 2022.
The 8th AGM of AAREIE (Alumni Association of Ruhuna Electrical and Information Engineering) for year 2022/2023 was held on 25th June 2022 from 10.00 am onwards at the Faculty of Engineering (FoE) premises as a hybrid event.
Eminence 2.0 Competition organized by WIE affinity group of IEEE Student Branch in University of Ruhuna
Eminence is one of the competitions organized by the Women in Engineering (WIE) affinity group of IEEE Student Branch in University of Ruhuna. Mainly it involves software. electronics, telecommunication and electric fields related tasks during the competition.
Dialog – UoR 5G Innovation Centre invites applications for the position of Research Assistant (RA) in Cybersecurity and Data Science domains. A successful candidate will be assigned to a project on botnet attack detection in IoT networks. The project aims to detect and identify different stages of botnet attacks on IoT devices using data mining and machine learning techniques.
Two more workshops of the workshop series conducted by Duke University, North Carolina, USA were held on 23rd February and 27th April, 2022. The purpose of these workshops to train the academic staff in the department regarding Engineering Design Methodology.
A workshop on “Fire Detection and Protection Design” by industry expertise, Mr. Kamal Deshapriya, Assistant General Manager at LAUGFS Terminals Limited and Mr. Amidh Perera, Electrical Engineer, In-charge at LPG Cylinder Filling Plant, Hambantota and Assistant Manager at LAUGFS Terminals Limited, was held on 27th of April, 2022.