Tharindu Prabatha


Current Program: PhD in Mechanical Engineering

UBC e-mail: tharindu.prabatha@alumni.ubc.ca

Tharindu Prabatha received his BSc in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka, in 2015. Prabatha’s current research aims to develop an integrated performance enhancement strategy for improving energy use and energy asset condition in the Canadian residential building sector. This research will combine non-intrusive load monitoring techniques and smart retrofit planning strategies to achieve the aforementioned targets. After completing his BSc, Prabatha worked as a Turbomachinery Design Engineer and later joined the Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka, as a faculty member.