Mr. Pakiyarajah Darukeesan


Lecturer (Probationary)
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering


B.Sc.Eng(Hons)(Morattuwa), AMIE(SL)


Research interests (General) : Electronic circuit design, FPGA design, Robotics, and Signal Processing.


  darukeesan@eng.jfn.ac.lk    +94-21-206-0160


Mr. P. Darukeesan earned a Bachelor of Science in Engineering degree with honors from the University of Morattuwa in 2020, specializing in Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering. He worked at the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University of Jaffna as a temporary Instructor and Assistant Lecturer. He is currently employed as a Probationary Lecturer at the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering. He is an Associate Member of the IESL.

Research interests (General):

  • Electronic circuit design
  • FPGA design
  • Robotics
  • Signal Processing

Research Projects:

  • Minimax Design of Computationally Efficient FIR Graph Filters Using Linear Programming (UoM)
  • A Comparison of Electromagnetic Radiation from Commonly Used Communication Devices in an Indoor Environment (UoJ)
  • M-D Filter Design using Convex Optimization Techniques (UoM)
  • Intelligent Camera (Final Year Project, UoM)
  • Spatially Interpolated Beamformer using a Parallel Structure with Sparse Linear Arrays (UoM)


International Journals
1 result
2021
[1]Minimax Design of Computationally Efficient FIR Graph Filters Using Linear Programming ( and ), In IEEE Trans. Circuits Syst. II, Exp. Briefs, under review, volume , .
International Conference and Workshop Papers
1 result
2021
[1]WLS Design of M-D Complex-Coefficient FIR Filters with Low Group Delay using Second-Order Cone Programming ( and ), In 2021 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), 2021, pp. 1-5, .

  • Dean’s List - Seven semesters (2015-2020)
  • ESTADISTICA Quiz competition- First Runner Up (Group) - 2018
  • hackStat - First Runner Up (Group) - 2018
  • MED-HACK - First Runner Up (Group) - 2017
  • Dialog Merit Scholarship - 2017
  • Mahapola Higher Education Merit Scholarship - 2016
  • President Award for outstanding performance in G.C.E A/L Examination - 2015
  • Physics Olympiad - Silver Medal - 2014
  • IT Master Mind Quiz - National level participant - 2011
  • Mathematics Quiz competition - Provincial level First - 2011, 2010