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  • Dharmadasa, I., M. Madugu, O. Olusola, O. Echendu, F. Fauzi, D. Diso, A.R. Weerasinghe, T. Druffel, R. Dharmadasa and B. Lavery. 2017. Electroplating of CdTe Thin Films from Cadmium Sulphate Precursor and Comparison of Layers Grown by 3-Electrode and 2-Electrode Systems. Coatings 7.

  • Abdul-Manaf, N.A., A.R. Weerasinghe, O.K. Echendu and I.M. Dharmadasa. 2015. Electro-plating and characterization of CdS thin films using ammonium thiosulphate as the Sulphur source. Journal of Materials Science 26: 2418-2429.

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Educational Background

  • 2013 – Ph.D., Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield, England (Solar energy and semiconductors)

  • 1997 – M.Phil., Brunel Univercity, London, England (Solar Power Electronics)

  • 1993 – B.Eng, , University of Leicester, England (Mechanical Engineering)

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  • Stage 1: Solar Master Plan for Fresno Chaffee Zoo

  • Solar Based Saline Water Reclamation Project

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Positions & Honors

  • 2017- – Member of SJV Chapter, Association of Energy Engineers (AEE)

  • 2014- – Associate Member, American Solar Energy Society (ASES)

  • 2014 – Educational Committee Member, Solar Power International (Technical Symposium)

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Collaborators, Advisors & Advisees

  • Banerjee, S – California State University Fresno

  • Barton, S – Fresno Chaffee Zoo

  • Mizuno, W – City of Fresno

  • Na, W – California State University Fresno

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