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Dr R. Nilavalan (Nila)

I obtained the B.Sc. Eng. in Electrical & Electronic Engineering (First Class) from University of Peradeniya, SriLanka in 1995 and PhD in Near-field microwave imaging from University of Bristol, UK in 2001. From 1999 to 2005, I was a researcher at then Centre for Communications Research (CCR), Bristol university working in the field of radio frequency engineering. 

I was member of the European commission, network of excellence on antennas from 2002 - 2005, senior member of IEEE and a member of IET. I joined Brunel University, London in September 2005 as a lecturer in wireless communications and currently a senior lecturer.