Area of Expertise:
B.Sc. (Special) (Physics Major), University of Peradeniya (1978-1982)
M.Phil. (Material Physics), University of Kelaniya (1985-1988)
Member and Chartered Physicist, Institute of Physics, Sri Lanka and member of Institute of Materials (UK)
Retired Additional Director General (Technical Services), Industrial Technology Institute, Sri Lanka.
26 years experience in various roles at Industrial Technology Institute, Sri Lanka
Project Leader, Environmental Monitoring Prog. of Southern Transport Development Project (2003-2006).
Group Leader, Noise controlling/Modelling, EEPEx Project (2009-2010)
Project Coordinator, ICT facility development project of ITI (2007-2010)
Project Director, MRDC building construction project/ITI
Various national level consultancies on rail noise assessment, traffic noise assessment for expressways, revised industrial noise pollution control regulations, noise standards for community activities, vibration pollution control, environmental noise and review of Environmental Legislation in Sri Lanka.
Over 100 consultancy reports on noise abatement on different scale of industries.
Member in nine (09) national level committees affiliated to Export Development Board, Ministry of Highways, Ministry of Forestry & Environment, Central Environmental Authority, Geological Survey and Mines Bureau.
Development of international level Metrology Laboratory at ITI | Implementation of ISO17025 QMS for metrology laboratory and certification of laboratory accreditation from SWADAC in year 2005 | Development of technological services on industrial noise/vibration | Implementation of ISO 17025 QMS for industrial noise measurement services and certification of laboratory accreditation from SLAB in year 2010 | Business development in metrology and industrial noise, as the market leader in both areas having over 30 million revenue in year 2010 |Re-organization of Electro Technology Section and development of R&D laboratory for Electronic application projects (2005-2007)