Dr Chathurika Mediwaththe is a research fellow at the Research School of Engineering. Prior to joining ANU, she completed her PhD in Electrical Engineering at the University of New South Wales and BSc (Hons.) in Electrical and Electronics Engineering at the University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka.
Her research work during PhD involved mathematical modelling, optimisation, game theory, and data analysis for developing distributed energy trading systems for smart grids and electric vehicle charging stations.
· Mathematical modelling, optimisation, and data analytics
· Renewable energy and energy storage integration
· Electrified transportation systems, demand-side management, distribution networks