Awards

     
    • 2017
      NSF SUSRED Award (in recognition of the supervision of the PhD titled Developing and validating a mathematical model to quantify air quality in Colombo)
       
         
        • 2017
          NSF SUSRED Award (in recognition of the supervision of the PhD titled Developing a mathematical model to study dengue epidemics and controllability of transmission of dengue)
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            • 2010
              NRC Merit Award for Scientific/Research Publications
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                • 2009
                  Postgraduate Research Award (Merit), SLAAS
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                    • 2006-2011
                      Junior Associate (in recognition of multidisciplinary research activity) of the Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (Italy)

                    Fellowships

                       
                      • 2016
                        DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) short term Fellowship for research visit (Department of Mathematics, University of Kasierslautern, Germany, December 01-23, 2016
                           
                          • 2011
                            ERASMUS MUNDUS MAHEVA Fellowship (Collaborative research program, August 1-30, 2011, Department of Electronics, Uppsala University, Sweden.
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                              • 2005-2008
                                DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) Scholarship (Germany)
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                                  • 2002-2004
                                    ICTP/UNESCO Fellowship
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                                      • 2017
                                        University of Colombo Travel Grant
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                                          • 2016
                                            DAAD Conference attending Travel Grant
                                          • Grants

                                               
                                              • NSF RPHS Grant
                                                National Science Foundation Research Program on Health Science (RPHS/2016/D05), Rs. 15 million, June 2017 - June 2020: Project Title: Proactive Dengue Management System (ProDMS) - Principle Investigator.
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                                                  • University of Colombo Grant
                                                    University of Colombo Competitive Research Grant of Rs. 2,280,000.00, October 2015- October 2019: Project Title: Mathematical Modeling for dynamics of dengue virus-A system approach - Principle Investigator.
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                                                      • University of Colombo Grant
                                                        University of Colombo Competitive Research Grant of Rs. 2,005,000.00, April 2013-April 2016: Project Title: Developing a mathematical model to study the risk level of the dengue epidemics and the controllability of dengue - Principle Investigator - Completed.
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                                                          • HETC QIG PG Grant
                                                            HETC QIG Postgraduate Grant, Faculty of Science, University of Colombo Rs. 30 million, member of proposal writing team and Activity Coordinator of Activity V: Strengthen the Mathematical Modeling, under this 2 PhD’s supervised completed by me and set up the Research & Development Centre for Mathematical Modeling-Completed.
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                                                              • University of Colombo Grant
                                                                University of Colombo Competitive Research Grant of Rs. 1,176,000.00, April 2013-April 2016: Project Title: Development of a mathematical model for risk assessment of species during deliberate introduction to Sri Lanka - Co Investigator - Completed.
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                                                                  • NSF Grant
                                                                    NSF Research Grant of Rs. 829,000.00, Forecasting growth and yield performance of Sri Lanka grown Sesame / Thala (Sesamumindicum L.) and its wild relatives to water deficit conditions. A Mathematical Modeling Approach - Co Investigator - Completed.
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                                                                      • DAAD South Network
                                                                        DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service): South Network: Modeling & Analysis in Industry and Finance, Postgraduate strengthen Grant of Euro 59,710 ( Approximately 11 million rupees), joint grant (University of Kaiserslautern, Germany, Institute of Technology, Bandung, Indonesia, Kathmandu University, Nepal) - Team Leader, University of Colombo - Completed.
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                                                                          • DAAD Conference Grant
                                                                            DAAD Conference organizing grant of Euro 11,483 (Approximately 1.9 million rupees) for International Conference on Computational Modeling and Simulation - 2017 which was organized be the Faculty of Science, University of Colombo.
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                                                                              • NSF Conference Grant
                                                                                NSF Conference grant of 2.0 million rupees for International Conference on Computational Modeling and Simulation - 2017 which was organized be the Faculty of Science, University of Colombo.
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