Prof. Dilushan R. Jayasundara

Professor of Materials Science

Department of Physics
University of Colombo
Colombo 00300
Sri Lanka

Office: Department of Physics – Room No.
Work Phone: +94 11-258 4777
Work Fax: +94 11-258 4777

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Curriculum Vitae: CV- Dr. Dilushan R. Jayasundara

Academic & Professional Qualifications

  • Postdoctoral Researcher 2010-2013

    Postdoctoral scholar

    University of Dublin Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland

    • PhD 2008

      PhD in Physics - Dissertation: “Design and Construction of a Low Temperature Scanning Tunneling Microscope for Studying High Temperature Superconductivity”.

      University of Houston, Houston, TX, USA

    • MSc 2003

      MSc in Physics

      University of Houston, Houston, TX, USA

    • BSc 1999

      BSc in Physics with Honors

      University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka

      Research Interests

      My research interests are mainly in the areas of materials research and nanotechnology. These include

      • understanding physics and chemistry at interface
      • graphene and graphene applications
      • industrial applications of nanotechnology
      • developing enabling technologies for sustainable harnessing of Sri Lanka minerals


      • PH 2006 : Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
      • PH 3035 : Engineering Design and Machining
      • PH 4001 : Solid State Physics
      • PH 4007 : Industrial Management (Part C): Managing Innovation
      • EC 2020 :  Enterprise, Entrepreneurship and Innovations