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Engineering educator

Munidasa Padmasiri Ranaweera, Sri Lankan engineering educator. University scholar Government of Sri Lanka, 1965. Fellow Institution Engineers Sri Lanka, Society Structural Engineers Sri Lanka; member American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

Background

Ranaweera, Munidasa Padmasiri was born on October 7, 1942 in Imbulgoda, Sri Lanka. Son of Edwin and Garlin (Athukorala) Ranaweera.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Engineering, University Ceylon, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, University Cambridge, 1969.

Career

Lecturer University Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, 1969-1976, senior lecturer Sri Lanka, 1981-1984, professor Sri Lanka, since 1984. Researcher University Leicester, England, 1976-1978. Visiting professor University Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, 1978-1981, 87-88.

Visiting professor University California, 1989, 1994—1995, 1996, 97, Clarkson University, 2002. Dean engineering University Peradeniya, 1989—1994.

Membership

Fellow Institution Engineers Sri Lanka, Society Structural Engineers Sri Lanka. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

Connections

Married Dilani Ediriwickrama, July 27, 1972. Children: Aruna, Isuru, Dilanthi.

father:
Edwin Ranaweera

mother:
Garlin (Athukorala) Ranaweera

spouse:
Dilani Ediriwickrama

children:
Aruna Ranaweera

Isuru Ranaweera

Dilanthi Ranaweera