Science Team

 


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Dr. Nilwala Kottegoda
Consultant Senior Research Scientist

Nilwala Kottegoda is a Doctor of Chemistry at University of Sri Jayewardenepura. She obtained her B.Sc. (Chemistry First Class) from University of Peradeniya and Ph.D. from University of Cambridge, UK. Presently she is working as a consultant Senior Research Scientist at SLINTEC and leading the Agriculture based research projects. She was the principle investigator of the fertilizer patent which was sold to Nagarjuna fertilizer in India.


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Nadeeka Tissera
Senior Research Scientist

Nadeeka Tissera obtained her BSc (Textile and Process Engineering) from University of Moratuwa and Master of Engineering from University of Sydney, Australia. Presently she is working as a Senior Research Scientist at SLINTEC.


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Ruchira Wijesena
Senior Research Scientist

Ruchira Wijesena obtained his BSc (Textile and Process Engineering) from University of Moratuwa. Presently he is working as a Senior Research Scientist at SLINTEC.


Dr. Asitha

 

 

Dr. Asitha Siriwardhana
Senior Research Scientist

Asitha Siriwardhana is a Doctor in Orgnic Chemistry. He obtained his BSc (Chemistry 2nd Upper) from University of Sri Jayawardenapura and Ph. D from University of Peradeniya. Asitha was a post-doctoral fellow at ITI and presently working at SLINTEC as a Senior Research Scientist.


Dr. Nicola

 

 

Dr. Nicola Gurusinghe
Senior Research Scientist

Nicola Gurusinghe is a Doctor in Solid State Chemistry. She obtained her BSc (Chemistry 1st class) from Institute of Chemistry and PhD from University of Birmingham, UK. Presently she is working as a Senior Research Scientist at SLINTEC.


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Dr. Dinara Gunasekara
Senior Research Scientist

Dinara Gunasekara is a Doctor of Organic Chemistry. He obtained his BSc (Chemistry) from College of Chemical Sciences, Colombo, BSc (Biology) from Open University, Colombo, MSc (Organic Chemistry) from University of Minnesota, USA and PhD from University of Purdue, USA. Presently he is working as a Senior Research Scientist at SLINTEC.


Viniha

 

 

Dr.Vinitha Thadani
Senior Research Scientist

Vinitha Thadani is a Doctor of Organic Chemistry. She obtained her BSc (Chemistry – Second Class Upper) and MPhil from University of Sri Jayawardenapura and PhD from University of Peradeniya. She was a Senior Lecturer at Institute of Chemistry, Sri Lanka. Presently she is working as a Senior Research Scientist at SLINTEC


Dr. Gamini

 

 

Dr. Gamini Piyadasa
Senior Research Scientist

Gamini Piyadasa is a Doctor of Instrumentation in laser desorption mass spectrometry. He obtained his BSc (Physics) from University of Colombo and PhD from Uppsala University, Sweden. Presently he is working as a Senior Research Scientist at SLINTEC.


5.Dr.Vikum

 

 

Dr.Vikum Premalal
Senior Research Scientist

Vikum Premalal is a Doctor in Engineering. He obtained his BSc (Physics) from University of Peradeniya and PhD from Shizuoka University, Japan. Presently he is working as a Senior Research Scientist at SLINTEC.


17.Dr.Laksiri

 

 

Dr.Laksiri Weerasinghe
Senior Research Scientist

Laksiri Weerasinghe is a Doctor in Chemistry. He obtained his BSc (Chemistry) from University of Colombo and PhD from Washington State University, USA. Presently he is working as a Senior Research Scientist at SLINTEC.


A12Manju Gunawardena
Consultant – Nanotechnology Applications

Manju Gunawardena is the Consultant Nanotechnology Applications of SLINTEC. He obtained his MSc from University of Houston. He is also the Director R&D of Hybrid technologies (Pvt) Ltd. He has also involved as a consultant R&D for many leading firms such as TOS Lanka, MAS Holdings, Orange Electric & Sir Lanka Army.