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Dr Vasanthadevi Aravinthan

Dr Vasanthadevi Aravinthan
Name Vasanthadevi Aravinthan
Position Honorary Senior Lecturer
Section School of Engineering
Qualifications BScEng Peradeniya , MEng Tokyo , PhD Tokyo

  • Environmental Engineering ( 090700 )
  • Environmental Engineering Design ( 090701 )
  • Environmental Engineering ( 401100 )
  • Environmentally Sustainable Engineering ( 401102 )

Advanced water/wastewater treatment processes
Development of activated carbon and its composites from agricultural wastes for water treatment
Integrated treatment for brackish groundwater
Harnessing energy from organic waste
Novel coagulants from by-products of steel industries for wastewater treatment
Engineering Education

Member of the Engineers, Australia (EA)
Member of Australian Water Association (AWA)
Committee Member of Water Efficiency Specialist Network, Australian Water Association (AWA)
Member, Australasian Association for Engineering Education (AaeE)
Associate Member, Institution of Engineers Sri Lanka (IESL)
Member, Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science (SLASS)

Examiner, ENV4203 - Public Health Engineering
Examiner, CIV2702 - Municipal Services
Examiner- ENV4205 - Water and wastewater treatment
Examiner, ENV3904 - Environmental Engineering Practice
Assistant examiner, CIV3907 - Civil System Practice
Moderator, ENV2103 - Hydraulics 1
Moderator, ENV2105 - Applied Chemistry and Microbiology
Moderator, ENV4204 – Environmental Technology
Moderator, CIV3703 - Transport engineering

18 Years

9 Years

Program Coordinator for Bachelor of Engineering Science (BENS - Civil and Infrastructure management)