Prof. T R Ariyaratne


Department of Physics
University of Colombo
Colombo 00300
Sri Lanka

Office: Department of Physics – Room No. PH 104
Work Phone: +94 11-215 8343
Work Fax: +94 11-258 4777

Academic & Professional Qualifications

  • PhD 1979

    Ph.D (Durham) – Nuclear Instrumentation

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  • BSc 1972

    B.Sc. (Physics Special) Hons. (Ceylon)

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    Research Interests

    • Mechanistic studies of fast heavy ion and photon induced desorption (i.e. electronic sputtering) of solids: Characterization of photons emitted from organic (especially biomolecules) and inorganic compounds due to fast heavy ion impact. Mass Spectrometry