Associate Professor D. Alistair Steyn-Ross

Associate Professor

Qualifications: MSc(Hons) PhD Waikato MRSNZ MNZIP

Research Interests

  • Cortical modelling
  • Modelling of human cortex
  • Signal processing of EEG waveforms
  • Clinical monitoring of anaesthesia

Research Supervised


  • Leyla Noroozbabaee
  • Malithi Chandrasiri

Teaching Commitments

Recent Publications

  • Wijesooriya, P. N., Kularatna, N., Fernando, L. H. J. D. K., & Steyn-Ross, D. A. (2017). Series transistor array-based linear AC regulator: Role of multiple buck-boost-transformer in efficiency improvements. In 2017 IEEE 26th International Symposium on Industrial Electronics (ISIE 2017) (pp. 1699-1704). Edinburgh, United Kingdom: IEEE. doi:10.1109/ISIE.2017.8001503

  • Steyn-Ross, D. A., & Steyn-Ross, M. L. (2017). Brain and nonlinear dynamics: Slow-wave sleep regulates to the edge of chaos. In I. Opris, & M.F. Casanova (Eds.), The Physics of the Mind and Brain Disorders (Vol. 11, pp. 213-232). Cham, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing Switzerland. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-29674-6_10

  • Ariyarathna, T., Jayananda, D., Kularatna, N., & Steyn-Ross, D. A. (2017). Potential of supercapacitors in novel power converters as semi-ideal lossless voltage droppers. In IECON 2017 - 43rd Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (pp. 1429-1434). Beijing, People's Republic of China: IEEE. doi:10.1109/IECON.2017.8216243 Open Access version:

  • Wijesooriya, P. N., Kularatna, N., Fernando, J., & Steyn-Ross, D. A. (2017). Two-transformer-series approach in developing a transistor based-AC voltage regulator for consumer-end applications. In IECON 2017 - 43rd Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (pp. 6437-6442). Beijing, PEOPLES R CHINA: IEEE. doi:10.1109/IECON.2017.8217121

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Contact Details

Room: DE.2.01
Phone: +64 7 838 4340