Department of Civil Engineering



Dr. (Mrs.) S. R. Herath

Senior Lecturer


Office Address:

Department of Civil Engineering,

University of Peradeniya,

Peradeniya,20400,

Sri Lanka.

Email: shobhaherath@eng.pdn.ac.lk

Telephone : +94-81-2393555

  • PhD : University of California at Santa Barbara (1992)
  • MEng :University of Nagoya, Civil Engineering (1989)
  • BScEng : University of Peradeniya (1985), Civil Engineering
  • Design of customized bone implants
  • Mechanics of Nanostructures
  • Dec. 2019 To date : Senior Lecturer in Civil Engineering, University of Peradeniya
  • Jan. 2018 to Dec. 2019 : Visiting Senior Lecturer (HG), Faculty of Engineering, Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology, Malabe (on Sabbatical Leave)
  • 2007 to Jan. 2018 : Senior Lecturer in Civil Engineering, University of Peradeniya
  • 1992 - 1997 : Senior Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering, University of Peradeniya
  • 1990 - 1992 : Teaching/ Research Assistant, University of California at Santa Barbara
  • 1986 : Temporary Instructor in Civil Engineering, University of Peradeniya
  • Visiting Senior Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering, Univ. of Peradeniya 1997-2007
  • Visiting Senior Lecturer in Civil Engineering, Univ. of Peradeniya 2006
  • S. R. Herath, H. Abeyruwan, K. R. B. Herath, U. I. Dissanayake, D. J. Gallage, M.Vignarajah, M. Raviprasad and M. P. Ranaweera, STRUCTURAL APPRAISAL OF A WROUGHT IRON TRUSS RAILWAY BRIDGE, Proceedings of the International Conference on “Advances in Concrete Technology, Structural Engineering and Design: Dedicated to Helarisi Abeyruwan”, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, August 13, 2019.



Department of Civil Engineering