Lucas J.R.

BScEng(Ceylon), MSc(Manch), PhD(Manch), FIEE, CEng, FIE(SLanka), IPEng, MCS(SLanka)

Emeritus Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering
Faculty of Engineering
University of Moratuwa
Moratuwa 10400, Sri Lanka

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Email: jrlucas@iee.org
              lucas@elect.mrt.ac.lk
Tel: +94-112640402
         +94-112650301 Ext:3213
Fax: +94-112650625

Professor Rohan Lucas is a Senior Academic in Electrical Engineering who obtained his first degree from the University of Ceylon Peradeniya and the postgraduate degrees from the prestigious UMIST in Manchester UK. He has over 35 years of postdoctoral experience in teaching, research and professional experience, in Sri Lanka, United Kingdom, Canada and NewZealand.

A researcher in the area of power system analysis, modelling and simulation for over 40 years, has published over 60 papers in international and local journals. He has co-authored 10 text-books in Electrical Engineering topics for the Open University of Sri Lanka. Has extensive experience in the use of PSCAD/EMTDC (transient simulation and analysis package) with the current-transformer model developed been included as a feature 'Lucas model' in PSCAD. A team leader with over 20 years in departmental level administration, has risen to the top rungs of the Electrical Engineering Profession in Sri Lanka and has completed a two year term as Chairman of the Sri Lanka Branch of the prestigious Institution of Electrical Engineers (UK). He is an international professional engineer and has undertaken many industrial consultancy assignments in Sri Lanka. He will be retiring on 30th September this year. Memories of former Students and Colleagues, numbering over one hundred, have been put on the web, with links to individual memories.

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