Mr. R. Ganesan

Mr. Rengasamy Ganesan is a graduate in Electronics and Communication Engineering from College of Engineering, Guindy (CEG), Chennai. He has served in Army Centre for EMC (ACE), Mhow (MP) and SAMEER-Centre for Electromagnetics, an autonomous R&D institution under the Union Ministry of Communication and Information Technology. He has more than 25 years of experience in EMC testing and design. He has worked as project manager and implemented CE marking project for three EMC test centres. He has attended EMC training programme in the UK under Indo-German joint project and also on EMC testing and design in US under UNDP sponsored project. Presently, he is heading LP Consultants International (LPCI) Pvt. Ltd. which offers design consultancy and training to industries in the area of Lightning Protection (LP) and Electro Magnetic Compatibility (EMC). He has conducted EMC and lightning protection programmes in many countries including India, Malaysia, Sri Lanka and Singapore. He also works as business associate for Underwriter Laboratories (UL) – India. He has published many technical papers on EMC in National and International conferences.He is a life member of Society of EMC Engineers – India.

Gopa Kumar is an Electrical engineer. He is the founder of CAPE Electric and LPCI.Mr. Gopakumar is a member in IEC (International Electrotechnical Commission) working group 3 and 5 of sectional committee 37 A. He is also a Member National Building Code-2016 (electrical committee), and ET 30 of Bureau of Indian Standards. He is an advisor of CELP, University Putra, Malaysia.He is having more than 20 years’ experience in Lightning protection, EMI/EMC, earthing and safety. He has done 100’s of site studies about failure of electronics in industrial system and conducted more than 500 full day training classes in India and aboard on the subjects of his expertise. He has designed various EMI/EMC and HEMP protected buildings in India.

Mr. S. Gopa Kumar


Prof. Dr. Chandima Gomes

Dr. Chandima Gomes is the head of the Centre for Electromagnetics and Lightning Protection Research, Malaysia. He is also a Professor of Electrical Engineering at Universiti Putra Malaysia. He has held professorships in Physics, Meteorology and Engineering in several Universities in Asia and Asian campuses of USA and Australian Universities. Prof. Dr. Gomes is a senior consultant in lightning protection for several companies throughout the world. He is also an international trainer in lightning protection, grounding and bonding and electrical safety who has conducted over 120 programmes in 12 countries so far. He has published over 200 research papers and several books on his expertise.

Mr. Ashen Gomes is an electrical engineering professional at Universiti Putra Malaysia and actively involved with computer aided designing of lightning protection systems and electromagnetic filtering systems. Mr.Ashen is known in the lightning science community for his involvement in lightning safety concerns in South Asia and Africa. He is also an active official in the IEEE-Student Sector in Malaysia.

Mr. Ashen Gomes