Academic Staff

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Prof. T. M. Pallewatta (Head of the Department)
Senior Professor in Civil Engineering
BSc Eng (Hons) (Moratuwa), MEng (AIT), DEng (Tokyo), Int.PEng (SL), CEng, FIE (SL), FIAE (SL)
ECSL Reg. No. 100248

Research Interests: Optimimally economized structures, Green construction, Optimized automobiles to local conditions

tmpal@ou.ac.lk

Department of Civil Engineering
Faculty of Engineering Technology

+94-11-2881248, Ext: 248

Prof. K. S. Weerasekera (Chair)
Senior Professor of Civil Engineering
BSc Eng (Moratuwa), MEngSc (UNSW), PhD (UNSW), FIE(SL), C.Eng., Int.PE(SL), MIE(Aust), C.P.Eng., MASCE, MIHT(UK)
ECSL Reg. No. 100203

Research Interests :Research interests include transportation planning, traffic modeling, traffic safety, driver behavior, freeway management and highway planning, construction & operations

kswee@ou.ac.lk

Department of Civil Engineering
Faculty of Engineering Technology

+94-11-2881433, Ext: 433

Prof. D. A. R. Dolage
Professor in Civil Engineering
Bsc Eng (Moratuwa), MSc (Reading), MBA (SJP), MA (Colombo), DBA(Uni SA)
ECSL Reg. No. 100264

Research Interests : Green construction, Alternative construction materials, Construction arbitration and adjudication, Construction economics, Contract administration, Optimally economized structures

dadol@ou.ac.lk

Department of Civil Engineering
Faculty of Engineering Technology

+94-11-2881289, Ext: 289

Prof. B. C. Liyanage Athapattu
Professor in Environmental Engineering
BSc Eng (Moratuwa), MEng (Osaka), PhD (Osaka)
ECSL Reg. No. 102442

Research Interests : 

bcliy@ou.ac.lk

Department of Civil Engineering
Faculty of Engineering Technology

+94-11-2881111, Ext: 611

Dr. P. N. Wikramanayake
Senior Lecturer (Grade I)
BSc Eng (Hons) (Peradeniya), MSc (MIT), PhD (MIT)
ECSL Reg. No. 101642

Research Interests : 

tomwiks@yahoo.com

Department of Civil Engineering
Faculty of Engineering Technology

+94-11-2881472, Ext: 472

Dr. H. G. P. A. Rathnaweera
Senior Lecturer (Grade I)
BSc Eng (Hons) (Moratuwa), MS (NJIT), PhD (NJIT)
ECSL Reg. No. 

Research Interests : 

pratnaweera@yahoo.com

Department of Civil Engineering
Faculty of Engineering Technology

+94-11-2881471, Ext: 471

Mr. L.S.S. Wijewardena
Senior Lecturer (Grade I)B.Sc, Eng. (Hons), M.Eng. (AIT)
ECSL Reg. No. 100970

Research Interests : 

lswij@ou.ac.lk

Department of Civil Engineering
Faculty of Engineering Technology

+94-11-2881000, Ext 614

Dr.(Mrs.) L. A. Udamulla
Senior Lecturer (Grade I)
BSc Eng (Hons) (Peradeniya), MPhil (Hong Kong), PhD (Melbourne)
ECSL Reg. No. 

Research Interests : 

lakshika0807@hotmail.com

Department of Civil Engineering
Faculty of Engineering Technology

+94-11-2881116, Ext: 616

Mr. M. N. C. Samarawickrama
Senior Lecturer (Grade I)
BSc Eng (Hons) (Moratuwa), MSc (Peradeniya), MBA (Moratuwa)
ECSL Reg. No. 102670

Research Interests : Geotechnical Engineering, Mineral Processing, Rock Mechanics, Technology Management

mnsam@ou.ac.lk

Department of Civil Engineering
Faculty of Engineering Technology

+94-11-2881479, Ext: 479

Mr. D. I. Fernando
Senior Lecturer (Grade I)
BSc Eng(Hons) (Moratuwa), MSc (Moratuwa)
ECSL Reg. No. 

Research Interests : 

indikafernamdo2001@yahoo.co.uk

Department of Civil Engineering
Faculty of Engineering Technology

+94-11-2881384, Ext: 384

Dr. P. A. K. Karunananda
Senior Lecturer (Grade I)
BSc. Eng. (Hons) (Peradeniya), MPhil. (Peradeniya), MEng. (Ehime), DEng. (Ehime),CEng., MIE(SL)
ECSL Reg. No. 104080

Research Interests : Fatigue and Fracture of Steel Structures, Structural Health Monitoring, Bridge Engineering , Analytical Hierarchy Process (AHP)

pakar@ou.ac.lk

Department of Civil Engineering
Faculty of Engineering Technology

+94-11-2881006, Ext: 506

Dr. R. S. Ranasinghe
Senior Lecturer (Grade I)
BSc Eng (Hons) (Moratuwa), MEng (Tokyo), DEng (Tokyo), AMIE(SL)
ECSL Reg. No. 207495

Research Interests :Nearshore hydro-morphodynamics, Coastal structures, Climate change impacts on coastal zone, Wave energy converters, image analysis techniques

rsran@ou.ac.lk

Department of Civil Engineering
Faculty of Engineering Technology

+94-11-2881470, Ext: 470

Dr. T. L. Pradeep
Senior Lecturer (Grade II)
BSc Eng (Hons)(Ruhna), PG-Dip (Peradeniya), PhD (Basilicata), MIE(SL), CEng, MIEP(SL), MSLAQ
ECSL Reg. No. 104514

Research Interests : Structural Engineering, Seismic Engineering, Sustainable material and green construction, Dynamic analysis and design, High rise building design

thanthirige.lp@gmail.com

Department of Civil Engineering
Faculty of Engineering Technology

+94-11-2881 306, Ext: 262

Dr. Thushara Priyadarshana
Senior Lecturer (Grade II)
B.Sc. Eng.(Hons)(Peradeniya), M.Sc.(NUS), PhD(Peradeniya)
ECSL Reg. No. 200456

Research Interests : High performance Concrete, Sustainable Construction

mspri@ou.ac.lk

Department of Civil Engineering
Faculty of Engineering Technology

+94-11-2854111, Ext: 654

Dr. G. N. Paranavithana
Senior Lecturer (Grade II)
Bsc(Eng)(Peradeniya), MSc(Eng)(Peradeniya), PhD(Eng)(Saitama), AMIE(SL)
ECSL Reg. No. 206680

Research Interests : 

gnpar@ou.ac.lk

Department of Civil Engineering
Faculty of Engineering Technology

+94-11-2881248, Ext: 248

Dr. I.S.K. Wijayawardane
Senior Lecturer (Grade II)
B.Sc. Eng. (Hons)(Moratuwa), M.Sc. Eng. (Moratuwa), Ph.D. (Saitama), AMIE(SL)
ECSL Reg. No. 

Research Interests : Research interests include sustainable construction materials, Fiber Reinforced Polymer retrofitting and strengthening, Ultra-high-performance concrete, lightweight concrete, health monitoring of concrete structures, and 3D printed concrete structures.

iswije@ou.ac.lk

Department of Civil Engineering
Faculty of Engineering Technology

+94-11-2881248, Ext: 248

Mr. M. M. Jayathilake
Senior Engineering Teaching Assistant
BSc Eng (Moratuwa)
ECSL Reg. No. 

 

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