Kulatunga, N Athula Athula

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Kulatunga, N Athula Athula


Dr. N. Athula Kulatunga is a Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology at Purdue University. He is the Founder and Director of two industry sponsored applied research labs at Purdue: Power Electronics Development and Applications Lab (PEDAL) and Smart Meter Integration Lab (SMIL). He is a certified Energy Manager (CEM). Dr. Kulatunga received the "Legend in Energy" lifetime award from the Association of Energy Engineers in 2007. His current research focuses on energy and electrical power management; power electronics applications in motor drives, super-capacitors, and power converters; and electrical demand management using alternative feedback methods.

For additional information, please visit Dr. Kulatunga's Purdue website: https://polytechnic.purdue.edu/profile/nkulatun