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Dr Jahan Peiris

Honorary Professor

Main System Planning Manager




Dr Jahan Peiris is presently employed as Main System Planning Manager at TransGrid and is responsible for network modelling, system planning, technical design and system performance. Previously he has held a variety of positions in the power industry in the areas of power system modelling, analysis, planning and operations.

Jahan is a member of IET, IEEE, and is a registered Chartered Engineer of the Engineering Council, UK. He has contributed to a number of industry technical groups in planning and operation of the Australian National Electricity Market including the Operations Planning Working Group and the Power System Modelling Reference Group.

Jahan graduated with First Class Honours from the University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka, specialising in Electrical Engineering and received his PhD from the University of Auckland, New Zealand with main interests in power system stability and control.

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