Dr Ishara Dharmasena
Doctoral Prize Fellow
Areas of expertise
Energy harvesting, smart textiles, nanogenerators, wearable electronics, self-powered electronics.
Ishara has an academic background in electronics engineering, textile engineering and nanotechnology. He has been involved in academic and industrial research activities covering areas of smart textiles and wearable electronic applications for healthcare, sports, personal electronics etc.
He has appeared in BBC South Today, BBC Surrey, Sri Lanka Rupavahini, and, his work has been featured in online outlets such as Yahoo, MSN and Physics World.