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  • Subasinghage, K., Gunawardane, K., Lie, T., & Kularatna, N. A. D. V. (2016). Design concepts and preliminary implementations of dual output supercapacitor-assisted low-dropout regulators (DO-SCALDO). In 2016 Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC). Conference held at Brisbane, QLD, Australia. doi:10.1109/AUPEC.2016.7749346

  • Kularatna, N. A. D. V., Milani, K., Steyn-Ross, D. A., & Round, W. H. (2015). Can we circumvent the fundamental loss in capacitor charging?. In New Zealand Institute of Physics 2015 Conference. Conference held at University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand.

  • Kularatna, N., & Fernando, L. H. J. D. K. (2015). Electrical double-layer capacitors: fundamentals, characteristics, and equivalent circuits. In Energy Storage Devices for Electronic Systems- Rechargeable Batteries and Supercapacitors (pp. 149-182). London NW1 7BY, UK: Academic Press, Elsevier. Retrieved from

  • Kularatna, N., Milani, K., & Round, W. H. (2015). Supercapacitor energy storage in solar application: A design approach to minimize a fundamental loss issue by partitioning the load and the storage device. In IEEE International Symposium on Industrial Electronics Vol. 2015-September (pp. 1308-1312). Conference held at Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: IEEE. doi:10.1109/ISIE.2015.7281661

  • Kularatna, N. A. D. V. (2015). Supercapacitor assisted low dropout regulators (SCALDO) for high efficienicy DC-DC converters for DC microgrid applications. In DC Microgrids (ICDCM), 2015 (pp. 333-338). Conference held in Atlanta, Georgia, USA: IEEE. doi:10.1109/ICDCM.2015.7152064

  • Leijen, P. J. M., Steyn-Ross, D. A., & Kularatna, N. (2015). Using extended Kalman filtering to quantify battery model internal component values. In New Zealand Institute of Physics 2015 Conference. Conference held at University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand.

  • James, S., Kularatna, N., Steyn-Ross, D. A., & Kunnemeyer, R. (2015). Estimation of transient surge energy transferred with associated time delays for individual components in surge protector circuits. IET Power Electronics, 8(5), 685-692. doi:10.1049/iet-pel.2014.0212

  • Gurusinghe, N., Kularatna, N., Charleston, S., Fernando, L., & Round, W. H. (2015). Hybridisation techniques in Supercapacitor Assisted Temperature Modification Apparatus for inline water heating. In IECON 2015. Conference held in Yokohama, Japan. Retrieved from

  • Fernando, L. H. J. D. K., & Kularatna, N. (2015). Supercapacitors for distributed energy storage in DC microgrids and loads. In 2015 IEEE First International Conference on DC Microgrids (ICDCM) (pp. 339-342). Atlanta, GA, USA: IEEE. doi:10.1109/ICDCM.2015.7152065

  • Wickramasinghe, T., Kularatna, N., & Steyn-Ross, D. A. (2015). An extra-low-frequency RS-SCALDO technique: A new approach to design voltage regulator modules. In Conference Proceedings - IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition - APEC Vol. 2015-May (pp. 2039-2043). Conference held in North Caroline, USA: IEEE. doi:10.1109/APEC.2015.7104629

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