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educator , physicist

Pubudu Samarasekara, Sri Lankan physicist, educator. Recipient Presidential Research award, Sri Lanka, 2001; grantee, National Research Council, 2005.

Background

Samarasekara, Pubudu was born on April 6, 1963 in Hakmana, Sri Lanka. Son of Piyadasa and Premalatha Samarasekara.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Physics, University Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 1985. Doctor of Philosophy, City University of New York, 1996.

Career

Senior lecturer physics department University Ruhuna, Matara, Sri Lanka, since 1996, head physics department, since 2004. Researcher in field.

Connections

Married Prabha Kumari Wickramasinghe. 1 child Sara Nelum.

father:
Piyadasa Samarasekara

mother:
Premalatha Samarasekara

spouse:
Prabha Kumari Wickramasinghe

child:
Sara Nelum Samarasekara