Dr. Dilina Perera


Department of Physics
University of Colombo
Colombo 00300
Sri Lanka

Office: Department of Physics – Room No.
Work Phone: +94 11-215 8384
Work Fax: +94 11-258 4777
Email: dilinanp@phys.cmb.ac.lk

Google Scholar Profile: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=MMuQgTsAAAAJ&hl=en&oi=ao

Academic & Professional Qualifications

  • PhD 2015

    PhD in Physics - Dissertation: Atomistic simulations of magnetic models with coupled translational and spin degrees of freedom

    University of Georgia, USA

  • BSc 2008

    BSc (Computational Physics Special) with First Class Honours

    University of Colombo, Sri Lanka

Research Interests

  • Atomistic Modeling and Simulations (Generalized-Ensemble Monte Carlo, Molecular Dynamics, Spin Dynamics)
  • Quantum Computing
  • Spin Glasses and Disordered Systems
  • Physics-Inspired Solvers for Discrete Optimization


  • Classical Mechanics
  • Computational Statistical Mechanics
  • Advanced Physics Laboratory II
  • Mechanics and Thermodynamics
  • Physics Laboratory I