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physics professor

Withana P. Siripala, Sri Lankan physics professor. Charted physicsist Institute Physics, Sri Lanka, 1990. Fellow: Institute Physics Sri Lanka (life; president 2002-2003); member: Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science (life; president, secretary e-1 1989-1989).

Background

Siripala, Withana P. was born on April 26, 1950 in Veyangoda, Western, Sri Lanka. Son of Withana Pathirannahalage Singho and Kurruppu Appuhamilage Missinona.

Education

Bsc, University Ceylon, Sri Lanka, 1972. Master of Philosophy, City University of New York, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, City University of New York, 1983.

Career

Lecturer University Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 1973—1998, professor Sri Lanka, since 1998. Member research council Institute Fundamental Studies, Kandy, Sri Lanka, 1997—2003, National Science Foundation, Colombo, 1997—2001, member task force in nanotechnology, since 2005. Member board physics Post Graduate Institute of Science, Peradeniya, since 1998.

Achievements

  • Charted physicsist Institute Physics, Sri Lanka, 1990.

Membership

Fellow: Institute Physics Sri Lanka (life. President 2002-2003). Member: Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science (life.

President, secretary e-1 1989-1989).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, reading.

Connections

Married Kanthi Emil Premasuriya, May 25, 1955. 1 child Bumith Manishka Withana.

father:
Withana Pathirannahalage Singho

mother:
Kurruppu Appuhamilage Missinona

spouse:
Kanthi Emil Premasuriya

child:
Bumith Manishka Withana Siripala