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    M.Phil. & Ph.D. Research

    Research Leading to Ph.D. Degree

    Name/Department Supervisor(s) Research Topic
    Mr. M. Dharmawardhana

    Production Engineering

    Dr. A.C. Ratnaweera A Self Adaptive Operating Strategy for STEP-NC complaint CNC Systems
    Ms. D.M.L.H. Dissawa

    Electrical & Electronic Engineering

    Prof. J.B. Ekanayake

    Dr.G.M.R.I.Godaliyadda

    Dr. M.P.B. Ekanayake

    Collaborative Operation of Solar Photovoltaic and Wind Generation in Virtual Power Plant Environment by Improving Predictability
    Ms. L.P.I.M. Hissalle

    Electrical & Electronic Engineering

    Dr.S.A.H.A.Suraweera

    Dr.G.M.R.I.Godaliyadda

    New Energy Efficient Solutions for Telecommunication Networks in Sri Lanka
    Ms. I.W. Kularathne

    Mechanical Engineering

    Dr. A.C. Ratnaweera

    Dr. C.S. Kalpage

    Dr. S. Rajapakse/ Faculty of Science

    Production of Ethanol as a Fuel for IC Engines from Overripe Fruits Using a Low Cost Biological Method
    Ms. C.K. Marasinghe

    Civil Engineering

    Prof. J.J. Wijetunge Integrated Probabilistic Analysis and Assessment of the Risks of Inundation from Tsunami, Storm Surges and Sea Level Rise for Vulnerable Coastal Areas of Sri Lanka

    Ms. M.M.G.V. Shyamalee

    Civil Engineering

    Prof. K.S. Walgama

    Dr. V. Wickramasinghe

    Prof. S. Dissanayake

    Outcome Based Assessment of the Contribution of Industrial Training for Engineering Graduates
    Ms. K.M.P.T. Abeyrathne

    Computer Engineering

    Dr. S.D. Dewasurendra

    Dr. D. Elkaduwe

    Formal verification and validation of hardware acceleration of a TCP engine
    Ms. A.H. Wijethunga

    Electrical & Electronic Engineering

    Prof. J.B. Ekanayake

    Dr. J.V. Wijayakulasooriya

    Dynamic Ratings of Power Distribution Lines
    Ms. S.S. Zahmeeth

    Computer Engineering

    Dr. R.G. Ragel

    Dr. Asiri Nanayakkara

    Identification of Source Locations of Electroencephalographic (EEG) Signals due to Various Cognitive Tasks in Non-invasive Brain Computer Interface (BCI)
    Mr. P.S. Palliyaguruge

    Electrical & Electronic Engineering

    Prof. K.M. Liyanage Design of an Optimal Information Communication Systems Architecture for Smart Grid
    Ms. W.L. Abeygunasekara

    Electrical & Electronic Engineering

    Dr. L. Samaranayake

    Prof. G. Amaratunga

    Prof. V. Karunaratne

    Efficiency improvement of Organic Bulk Heterojunction Solar Cells using Nanotechnology
    Ms. N.S. Weerakoon

    Electrical & Electronic Engineering

    Prof. K.M. Liyanage Design of a Systems Architecture for Home Area Networks
    Ms. C.K. Dissanayake

    Production Engineering

    Dr. N.K.B.M.P. Nanayakkara

    Dr. C. Walgampaya

    Benchmarking lean-manufacturing firms on their supply chain efficiencies using a data envelopment analysis (DEA) based supply chain model
    Ms. P.A.G. Gunatilake

    Civil Engineering

    Dr. (Mrs.) S.R. Herath

    Dr. K.R.B. Herath

    Mechanics of carbon nanotube network structures
    Mr. M.S.T. Priyadarshana

    Civil Engineering

    Prof. P.B.R. Dissanayake

    Prof. P. Mendis

    Dr. M. Koneswaran

    Effect of Nano silica addition in motar & concrete
    Mr. B.M.U. Amarakone

    Electrical & Electronic Engineering

    Prof. E.M.N. Ekanayake

    Dr. Jagath Kumara

    Mathematical Modeling of Probability Distributions of Random Variables and Its Applications in Engineering
    Ms. S.M. Vidanagamachchi

    Computer Engineering

    Dr. S.D. Dewasurendra

    Dr. R.G. Ragel

    Prof. M. Niranjan

    Efficient algorithm for processing large scale proteomics data
    Mr. A.C. Vidanapathirana

    Electrical & Electronic Engineering

    Dr. S.G. Abeyrathne

    Dr. S.D. Dewasurendra

    FPGA based reconfigurable elevator controller

    Research Leading to M.Phil. Degree

    Name/Department Supervisor(s) Research Topic
    Mr. I.A. Premaratne

    Electrical & Electronic Engineering

    Dr. B.G.L.T. Samaranayake

    Dr. P.J. Binduhewa

    A Mathematical Model for Lithium-Ion batteries with the Capability of Identifying Individual Cell Faults
    Ms. R.M.U.M. Rathnayake

    Machanical Engineering

    Dr. S.D.G.S.P. Gunawardane

    Dr. Matt Folley

    Investigate Uncertainty in Wave Measurements Using an Acoustic Doppler Profilers
    Mr. N.D.I. Aberathne

    Engineering Mathematics

    Dr. C.K. Walgampaya Novel Solution for Real Time Mobile Click Fraud Detection
    Mr. H.M.M.G.T. Herath

    Electrical & Electronic Engineering

    Prof. M.A.R.M. Fernando

    Dr. J.V. Wijayakulasooriya

    Dr. J.R.S.S. Kumara

    Dr. Kapila Bandara

    Classification of Partial Discharges in Generators using signal Processing Techniques
    Ms. W.D.I.V. Somachandra

    Civil Engineering

    Prof. P.B.R. Dissanayake

    Ms. K.K.K. Sylva

    Development of a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) guideline for Construction Companies to cater for Sustainable Development of Sri Lanka
    Mr.A.I.M.H. Bandara

    Electrical & Electronic Engineering

    Prof. J.B. Ekanayake

    Dr. P.J. Binduhewa

    Energy Efficient Utilization of PV through a DC MicroGrid
    Ms.A. Subramaniam

    Computer Engineering

    Dr. R.G. Ragel Hardware Accelerated Coherence- Aware Cache Design Space Exploration in MPSoCs
    Mr. R.M.C.M. Rajapakse

    Civil Engineering

    Prof. P.B.R. Dissanayake

    Dr. K.K. Wijesundara

    Finite Element Formulation of a Line Element Accounting for the Moment-Shear Interaction of Rainforced Concrete Beams and Columns
    Mr. M.A.K.M. Dharmasiri

    Civil Engineering

    Prof. P.B.R. Dissanayake

    Dr. D. Abeykoon

    Invisible Damage Detection of Rainforced Concrete Structures by Finite Element Model Updating
    Ms.T.Kanenthiran

    Computer Engineering

    Dr. R.G. Ragel

    Dr. S. Radhakrishnan

    Fall Prediction System for Elderly and Lonely People
    Mr.K.M.Rifaz

    Civil Engineering

    Prof.S.B. Weerakoon Flood Inundation Modelling for Batticaloa District, Sri Lanka
    Ms. W.D.M.G.M. Dissanayake

    Computer Engineering

    Dr. M.Sandirigama

    Dr. M.I.M.Ishak

    Improving Public Key Crypto Systems by Improving Modular Exponentiation
    Ms.T. Ranasinghe

    Production Engineering

    Dr.C.D.Senanayake

    Dr.Kanthi Perera

    Analysis and Modeling of the Learning Curve and its Effects on Manufacturing System Performance
    Mr. H.M.M.M. Jayawickrama

    Production Engineering

    Dr.A.K.Kulathunga

    Dr.Senthan Mathavan/Visiting Research Fellow,Nottingham Trend University,UK

    Design and Development of a Decision Support System to Evaluate the Different Segment of a Supply Chain using Sustainable Manufacturing Principles
    Ms. S. Mary

    Chemical & Process Engineering

    Prof. R. Shanthini

    Prof. U.L.B. Jayasinghe

    Dr. M.A. Elangasinghe

    Experimental Investigation into the Processing Paths from Palmyrah (Borassus flabellifer) Inflorescence sap to Jaggery in order to Optimize the Processing Conditions required for Enhancing the Quality and Consistency of the Quality of Jaggery Produced
    Ms. S. Sangheetha

    Chemical & Process Engineering

    Prof. R. Shanthini

    Prof. U.L.B. Jayasinghe

    Dr. M.A. Elangasinghe

    Optimization of the Processing Parameters used in the Traditional Sesame oil production unit (sekku) and in the screw-type oil expeller used in Sri Lanka [To enhance the quality and the consistency of the quality of sesame oil produced]
    Mr. D.R.V.L.B. Thambawita

    Computer Engineering

    Dr. D. Elkaduwe

    Dr. R.G. Ragel

    Hardware accelerators for bioinformatics algorithms using GPGPUs
    Ms. E.D.T. Somarathne

    Engineering Mathematics

    Dr. J.V. Wijayakulasooriya

    Dr. D.S.K. Karunasinghe

    Short Term Electricity Demand Forecasting for Generation Scheduling
    Mr. K.H.N. Abayalath

    Chemical & Process Engineering

    Dr. D.G.G.P. Karunaratne

    Dr. Suranga Kodithuwakku

    Assessment of Air Quality and Carcinogenic Capacity of Air Pollutants Found in Kandy City Area
    Mr. K.A.D.I. Rathnayaka

    Production Engineering

    Dr. N.K.B.M.P. Nanayakkara Correlation of integrated theory of constraints, lean and six sigma and throughput of large scale printed circuit board assembly operations: Sri Lankan perspective
    Mr. J.A.A.S. Somasiri

    Mechanical Engineering

    Dr. D.H.S. Maithripala Implementation of A Geometric PID Control for Almost Global Stabilization of A Quadrotor
    Mr. R.G.R.N.K. Ariyaratne

    Chemical & Process Engineering

    Dr. D.G.G.P. Karunaratne

    Dr. Aruna Manipura

    Dr. A.M.M. Ziyath

    Ms. M.A. Elangasinghe

    Monitoring and Modelling of the Ambient Air Quality(AAQ) in Kandy City Using Low Cost Sensor Network
    Mr. P.D.C.U. Jayarathna

    Electrical & Electronic Engineering

    Dr. P.J. Binduhewa

    Prof. J.B. Ekanayake

    DC Grid Solutions to Overcome Power Supply Interruptions
    Mr. A.H. Mohamed Natheer

    Computer Engineering

    Dr. R.G. Ragel

    Mr. Z. Maraikar

    A Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis of Application Frameworks
    Ms. H.M.D.S.Herath

    Production Engineering

    Dr. Manjula Nanayakkara Correlation of Human Behaviour on Process Persistence in Manufacturing: Case of Electronic Component Assembly Industry
    Mr. W.M.S. Priyankara

    Civil Engineering

    Prof. S.B. Weerakoon

    Prof. K.D.W. Nandalal

    Sediment Management in Reservoirs - Case study of Polgolla Reservoir
    Ms. R.R.L.L. Wijayaratne

    Electrical & Electronic Engineering

    Prof. J.B. Ekanayake

    Dr. S.G. Abeyratne

    Dr. P.J. Binduhewa

    The investigation of the use of smart transformer for a dynamic Volt-Var Control (VVC)
    Ms. S.H.I.P. Ratnapala

    Computer Engineering

    Dr. R.G. Ragel

    Mr. S. Deegalla

    Correlation Analysis between Self-learning Behaviours in Online Learning Environments and the Individual Learning Styles using Data Mining Techniques
    Mr. D.M.A.G.B. Dissanayake

    Civil Engineering

    Prof. P.B.R. Dissanayake

    Dr. L.C. Kurukulasuriya

    Structural Health Monitoring-Damage Detection and Performance Evaluation of Ballast in Rail Tracks
    Mr. S.S.S. Suthaharan

    Computer Engineering

    Dr. R. Krishanthamohan

    Dr. R.G. Ragel

    Efficient switch architectures and survivability approaches in Elastic Optical Networks
    Mr. R.M.S. Dananjaya

    Civil Engineering

    Prof. P.B.R. Dissanayake

    Prof. K.G.H.C.N. Seneviratne

    Numerical Simulation of Earthquake Induced Ground Response in Sri Lanka
    Mr. S.S. Deegalage

    Civil Engineering

    Prof. S.B. Weerakoon

    Prof. S. Herath

    Improvement of the Resilience of Modernized Irrigation Systems by Incorporating the Features of Traditional and Modern Systems-Case Study of Deduru Oya LB Canal Irrigation System
    Ms. C.S. Weliwita

    Computer Engineering

    Dr. M. Sandirigama Evaluating the performance of cryptography algorithms in 4G-LTE Vs. 3G-UMTS- Authentication and Encryption
    Ms. W.M.R.C.A. Wijekoon

    Chemical & Process Engineering

    Prof. R. Shanthini Exergy and Ecological Degradation Potential Optimization of Selected Processing Industries through Process Integration
    Mr. K.T.S. Karunanayake

    Civil Engineering

    Dr. L.W. Galagedera

    Prof. P.B.R. Disssanayake

    Structural Health Monitoring of Bridges using The Non Destructive Test (Ground Penetrating Radar)
    Mr. S.A.S.P. Sathurusinghe

    Civil Engineering

    Dr. (Mrs.) S.R. Herath

    Dr. K.R.B. Herath

    Use of Homogenization Technique to Model Constitutive Laws for New Materials
    Ms. R.M.S. Dissanayake

    Engineering Mathematics

    Dr. M.I.M. Ishak

    Dr. S.P.C. Perera

    Lehmer's conjecture and minimal Mahler measures of algebraic numbers
    Mr. U.S.S. Dharmapriya

    Engineering Mathematics

    Prof. S.B. Siyambalapitiya

    Dr. A.K. Kulathunga

    Dr. K.A.S. Susantha

    Multi depot vehicle routing problem with split delivery system
    Ms. K.A.I.S. Sugathapala

    Electrical & Electronic Engineering

    Prof. K.M. Liyanage

    Dr. N. Rajatheva

    Designing a reliable communication platform for optimal operation of smart grid
    Mr. P.K.P. Pushpakumara

    Civil Engineering

    Prof. K.D.W. Nandalal

    Prof. S.B. Weerakoon

    Climate change impacts on circulation, mixing and water quality characteristics of Negombo lagoon, Sri Lanka
    Mr. A.L.M.S. Liyanage

    Production Engineering

    Dr. D.H.S. Maithripala

    Prof. S.D. Pathirana

    Implementing of a dynamically feasible, real-time formation control for mobile robots
    Mr. D.M.A.R. Uyanwaththa

    Mechanical Engineering

    Dr. S.D.G.S.P. Gunawardane Optimization of the performance of "PENDULOR" type ocean wave energy conversion device
    Mr. W.N.M. Soysa

    Electrical & Electronic Engineering

    Dr. J.V. Wijayakulasooriya

    Dr. C. Kandauda

    Fetal heart monitoring system
    Mr. S.H.D.P. Wijethunga

    Electrical & Electronic Engineering

    Dr. J.V. Wijayakulasooriya

    Prof. A. Nanayakkara

    Design of a portable Sinhala speech synthesizer for persons with speech disabilities
    Mr. K.G.S. Darshana

    Production Engineering

    Prof. S.D. Pathirana

    Dr. D.H.S. Maithripala

    Stabilization of a Segway type mobile robots
    Ms. R.D.M.M. Rajamuni

    Production Engineering

    Prof. S.D. Pathirana

    Dr. D.H.S. Maithripala

    Modeling and control of autonomous multivehicle mobile robot
    Mr. R.M.A.S. Ranundeniya

    Electrical & Electronic Engineering

    Dr. J.V. Wijayakulasooriya Acoustic source localization using distributed sensor network