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Dr. Aruna Manipura

Senior Lecturer (GII)

 
Wasantha
Office Address: 

Dept of Chemical and Process Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Peradeniya

 Email: 
amanipura@yahoo.com
Telephone: 
+94 81-2393692
Personal Website: 
 
 

Educational Qualifications :

  • PhD : Rhodes University, South Africa
  • MEng : University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
  • BSc Eng: University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
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Professional Qualifications :

  • An associate member of Institute of Engineers Sri Lanka
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Appointments (Selected) :

  • Senior Lecturer (GII), Department of Chemical and Process Engineering, University of Peradeniya (November 2014 to date)
  • Temporary Senior Lecturer, Department of Chemical and Process Engineering, University of Peradeniya (July2013 to October 2014)
  • Research Associate, School of Chemical Engineering and Advanced Materials, Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK (January 2010 to May 2013)
  • Post-Doctoral Research Associate, School of Chemical Engineering and Analytical Science, University of Manchester (January 2008- December 2009)
  • Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Dept. of Biochemistry, Microbiology and Biotechnology, Rhodes University (January 2007- December 2007)
  • Research Associate, Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand (March 2002-December 2003)
  • Chemical Engineer (Volunteer), Sabaragamuwa Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Sri Lanka (February 2000-December 2000)
  • Software Developer, Sakwin International Ltd, Sri Lanka (February 1999-January 2000)
  • Chemical Engineer, Energen International Ltd, Sri Lanka (September 1996-January 1999)

Research Intersests :

  • Chemical, biochemical and food process design and development, process systems engineering, knowledge management in chemical process industry, waste and wastewater treatment