Department of Civil Engineering


DEPARTMENTAL RESEARCH SEMINAR

The Research Seminar series organized by the Department of Civil Engineering gives the research community of the department as well as those from other local and international institutions a forum for exchange of research findings. Both the academic staff and the full-time postgraduate students/research assistants of the department are invited to attend the seminar series.


Presentations

Date 27th June 2022
Time 2.00 pm - 3.00 pm (30 mins + 20 mins)
Venue Online ( ZOOM Link )
Meeting ID:695 0811 4755
Passcode: QVrD3qc!

Date Time Title Presenter/s Venue/ Mode of Presentation
27th June 2022
2.00 pm - 3.00 pm (30 mins + 20 mins)
Damping and Natural Period Evaluation of Tall RC Buildings using Ambient Wind Vibration Data Dr. H. A. D. Samith Buddika - Dept. of Civil Engineering, University of Peradeniya Online ( ZOOM Link )
Meeting ID: 695 0811 4755
Passcode: QVrD3qc!
30th May 2022
2.00 pm - 3.00 pm (30 mins + 20 mins)
Time Discounting Concept for Route Choice Decisions Dr. Samal Dharmarathna - Dept. of Civil Engineering, University of Peradeniya Online ( ZOOM Link )
Meeting ID: 624 8545 4674
Passcode: 5=r9Gt0N
25th April 2022
2.00 pm - 3.00 pm (30 mins + 20 mins)
Urban Stormwater Management and Pathways of Contaminants to Surface Water Dr. (Mrs) W.C.T.K. Gunawardana - Dept. of Civil Engineering, University of Peradeniya Online ( ZOOM Link )
Meeting ID: 656 7512 1524
Passcode: 4xRt#%fK
28th March 2022
2.00 pm - 3.00 pm (30 mins + 20 mins)
Experimental Modal Identification and Its Applications in Civil Engineering Dr. Dammika Abeykoon - Dept. of Civil Engineering, University of Peradeniya Online ( ZOOM Link )
Meeting ID: 653 9563 9800
Passcode: gi!.4Fnx
22nd February 2022
2.00 pm - 3.00 pm (30 mins + 20 mins)
Sustainable Urban Mobility: Challenges in Planning and Formulation of Policies – a tale of three cities Dr. I.M.S. Sathyaprasad - Dept. of Civil Engineering, University of Peradeniya Online ( ZOOM Link )
Meeting ID: 665 6551 5164
Passcode: %WP6vX@#
25thJanuary 2022
2.00 pm - 3.00 pm
Use of multi-scale tools for understanding of complex biological wastewater treatment processes Dr. Lashitha Rathnayake - Dept. of Civil Engineering, University of Peradeniya Online ( ZOOM Link )
Meeting ID: 674 2979 9785
Passcode: QDc8=ZJz
21stDecember 2021
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Way Forward with Research Commercialization Prof. P. B. R. Dissanayake - Dept. of Civil Engineering, University of Peradeniya Online ( ZOOM Link )
Meeting ID: 617 0767 8146
Passcode: @mz#d1YQ
26thOctober 2021
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Necessity of Consistent Simplified Models and Automated Model Construction for Large Seismic Simulations Dr. J.A.S.C.Jayasinghe - Dept. of Civil Engineering, University of Peradeniya Online ( ZOOM Link )
Meeting ID: 692 7279 3398
Passcode: ^s9UADG#
04thAugust 2021
2.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m.
Effect of Ocean Bathymetry on Coastal Impact of Tsunami in Sri Lanka Prof. J. J. Wijetunge - Dept. of Civil Engineering, University of Peradeniya Online (ZOOM)
02ndJune 2021
2.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m.
Use of Recycled Rubber in the Construction of Rail Tracks Dr. S. K. Navaratnarajah - Dept. of Civil Engineering, University of Peradeniya Online (ZOOM)
28thApril 2021
2.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m.
Fatigue Damage Assessment of Structures Dr. Chaminda S. Bandara - Dept. of Civil Engineering, University of Peradeniya Online (ZOOM)
31st March 2021
2.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (30 mins + 20 mins)
Weather Forecasting and Their Engineering Applications Dr. Panduka Neluwala - Dept. of Civil Engineering, University of Peradeniya Online
24th February 2021
2.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m.
Geopolymers and Some of Their Applications Dr. M.C.M. Nasvi - Dept. of Civil Engineering, University of Peradeniya EOE Pereira Theatre
27th January 2021
11.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m.
Non-structural Cracking of Concrete : Causes and Mitigation Dr. H.D. Yapa - Dept. of Civil Engineering, University of Peradeniya EOE Pereira Theatre
30th December 2020
02.00 p.m. - 03.00 p.m.
Role of Water Engineers in CKDu Affected Areas: A Research Perspective Prof.(Mrs) K.G.N.Nanayakkara - Dept. of Civil Engineering, University of Peradeniya ONLINE
25th November 2020
11.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m.
Gas Migration in Differently-Characterized Porous Media: Applications on the Earth and Beyond Dr. Chamindu D.T.K.K. - Dept. of Civil Engineering, University of Peradeniya EOE Pereira Theatre
28th October 2020 11.00 am - 12.00 noon (30 mins + 20 mins) Seismic Hazard Maps and Their Engineering Application Dr. K. K. Wijesundara - Dept. of Civil Engineering, University of Peradeniya EOE Pereira Theatre
30th September 2020 02:00 pm - 03:00 pm Saving Lakes - Case Study: The Kandy Lake Prof. K.B.S.N. Jinadasa - Dept. of Civil Engineering, University of Peradeniya Seminar Room 1
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