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PERSONAL DATA

Gender male
Job title Senior Engineering Manager
Institution
Lanka Hydraulic Institute ( LHI)
No 177, John Rodrigo Mw, Katubedda Moratuwa
Address
Moratuwa
10400
Regions Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Nationality Sri Lanka
Tel 94112650777
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree PhD
Job type Research , Operational Support (technical) , Decision Making & Policy
Research Area(s) Physical Oceanography , Marine and Coastal Engineering , Physical Oceanography , Marine and Coastal Engineering
Research Activities Research interests are in coastal disaster management and modelling of coastal structures.
Working languages English
Skills/Expertise Coastal zone management, physical and numerical modelling of coastal and inland water structures, field investigations, planning & design, and risk assessments in coastal and hydraulic projects.
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Sanjeewa WICKRAMARATNE)

Wickramaratne, S., Haniffa, T.M.E.S., Kumara, I.G.I., & Parathithasan, T. (2013). 2D and 3D Physical Model Testing of New Breakwaters in Karaikal Port ?India, Proc. of the 107th Annual Sessions, Vol 1, Part B, The Institution of Engineers Sri Lanka (IESL),Sri Lanka.
Jarry, N., Wickramaratne, S., Bernard, S., Divoux, C., Charrière, A. & Gouaud, F. (2013). Combined Approaches For Optimizing Surfing Aspects on a Coastal Protection Submerged Reef in the Mediterranean Sea, Proc. of 8th International Multi Purpose Reef and Surfing Symposium, Rincon, Puerto Rico, Feb 19-21.
Wickramaratne, S., Ruwanpura, J., & Wirasinghe, S.C. (2013). A Review of Preparedness Planning for Tsunamis in Sri Lanka, Proc. of the 9th Annual International Conference of the International Institute for Infrastructure Renewal and Reconstruction (IIIRR), Brisbane, Australia. July 8-11.
Wickramaratne, S., Dissanayake, S., & Dharmadasa, V. (2012). Numerical Modelling of Siltation and Erosion Issues at Oluvil Port ?Sri Lanka. Proc. of the 8th International Conference on Coastal and Port Engineering in Developing Countries (PIANC-COPEDEC VIII), Chennai, India, February 20-24. 456-466.
Wickramaratne, S., Ruwanpura, J., Ranasinghe, U., Adikariwattage, V.V., & Wirasinghe, S.C.(2012). Ranking of Natural Disasters in Sri Lanka for Mitigation Planning, International Journal of Disaster Resilience in the Built Environment, 3(2). DOI: 10.1108 /17595901211245198.
Wickramaratne, S., Ruwanpura, J., & Wirasinghe, S.C. (2011).Decision Analysis for a Tsunami Detection System ? Case Study: Sri Lanka, Journal of Civil Engineering and Environmental Systems, Taylor and Francis Publishing,28(4),353?373.DOI: 10.1080/10286608.2011.637625.
Wickramaratne, S., Ruwanpura, J., & Wirasinghe, S.C. (2011). Sustainable Tsunami Warning & Evacuation Mechanism for Sri Lanka, Proc. of International Conference on Building Resilience, Heritance Kandalama, Sri Lanka, July19 ? 21, 2011.
Wickramaratne, S., Ruwanpura, J., & Wirasinghe, S.C. (2011). Assessment of the Adequacy of Tsunami Warning and Evacuation Systems- A Case Study of Sri Lanka, Proc. of the 105th Annual Sessions, Vol 1, Part B, The Institution of Engineers Sri Lanka (IESL),Sri Lanka. October 21 - 25, 145-153.
Wickramaratne, S., Ruwanpura, J.Y., & Wirasinghe, S.C. (2010).Failure Modelling of Tsunami Warning and Evacuation Systems, Proc. of the International Conference on Disaster Mitigation (ICDM), Institute of Infrastructure Renewal and Reconstruction (IIIRR), University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI. Nov 15-16.
Wickramaratne, S., Ruwanpura, J.Y., & Wirasinghe, S.C. (2010). Tsunami Mitigation Planning For Sri Lanka? A Decision Theoretic Approach, Proc. of the International Conference on Disaster Mitigation (ICDM), Institute of Infrastructure Renewal and Reconstruction (IIIRR), University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI. Nov 15-16.
Wickramaratne, S., Ruwanpura, J.Y., & Wirasinghe, S.C. (2010). Network Modelling for Reliability Assessment of Tsunami Warning and Evacuation Systems, Proc. of the International Conference on Disaster Mitigation (ICDM), Institute of Infrastructure Renewal and Reconstruction (IIIRR), University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI. Nov 15-16.
Ruwanpura, J., Wickramaratne, S., Braun, A. & Wirasinghe, S.C. (2009). Planning and Modelling for Mitigation of Tsunami Impacts, Journal of Civil Engineering and Environmental Systems, 26(2), 195-209. DOI: 10.1080/10286600802435835.
Wickramaratne, S., Ruwanpura, J., & Wirasinghe, S.C. (2009). Risk Assessment and Modelling for Tsunamis: A Case Study in Sri Lanka, Proc. of the 3rd Coastal, Estuarine and Offshore Speciality Conference by Canadian Society for Civil Engineering (CSCE), Newfoundland, Canada. May 27-30, 3, 1636-1645.
Ruwanpura, J.Y., Wirasinghe, S.C., Wickramaratne, S., & Ranasinghe, U. (2009). Formulation of a Pro-active Planning Model to Mitigate the Impact of the Most Vulnerable Hazards/Disasters in Sri Lanka (2009). Proc. of the International Conference on Mitigation of the Risk of Natural Hazards, Ahungalla, Sri Lanka, July 2-4.
Wickramaratne, S., Ruwanpura, J.Y., & Wirasinghe, S.C. (2009). A Practical Approach to Modeling & Simulation of Natural Disasters, Proc. of the University of Calgary Graduate Conference, Calgary, Canada. May 13-15.
Wickramaratne, S., Ruwanpura, J., & Wirasinghe, S.C. (2009). Analysis of Plans for Tsunami Related Evacuations in Sri Lanka. Proc. of the 3rd WFEO-JFES-JSCE Joint International Symposium on Disaster Risk Management, Fukuoka, Japan. Sep 3, 71-77.
Ruwanpura, J.Y., Silva, L.P., Wickramaratne, S., & Hewage, K.N. (2009). Construction Monitoring and Visualization Centre (CMVC) to Improve Efficiency, Supervision and Productivity of Construction Site Environment, Proc. of the 2nd International/ 8th Construction Specialty Conference by Canadian Society for Civil Engineering (CSCE), Newfoundland, Canada. May 27-30, 2, 1101-1110.
Wickramaratne, S., Ruwanpura, J.Y., & Wirasinghe, S.C. (2009). Estimation of Probability Density Functions for Disaster Mitigation Activities, (2009). Proc. of the International Conference on Mitigation of the Risk of Natural Hazards, Ahungalla, Sri Lanka, July 2-4.
Samarawickrama, S.P., Hettiarachchi, S.S.L., Jayaweera, M., O?Brian, D., Raveenthiran, K., & Wickramaratne, S. (2008). Modelling the changes in Water Quality due to the Colombo South Harbour, Proc. of the 7th International Conference on Coastal and Port Engineering in Developing Countries (PIANC-COPEDEC VII), Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Feb 24-28.
Weerasinghe, I.P.T., Ruwanpura, J.Y., & Wickramaratne, S. (2008). The Level of Recoverability of Tsunami Affected People In Sri Lanka After a Period of Two Years, Proc. of the International Symposium, International Institute for Infrastructure Renewal and Reconstruction (IIIRR), University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada: April 10-11.
Wickramaratne, S., Ruwanpura, J., & Wirasinghe, S.C. (2008). Estimating Probability Density Functions For Tsunami Evacuation Activity Durations From Expert Panel Interviews, Proc. of the 2nd WFEO-JFES-JSCE Joint International Symposium on Disaster Risk Management, Sendai, Japan: Sep 11, 136-139.
Wickramaratne, S., Hettiarachchi, S.S.L., Raveenthiran, K., O?Brian, D., & Samarawickrama, S.P. (2008). Current and Sedimentation Modelling for Colombo South Port Development, Proc. of the 7th International Conference on Coastal and Port Engineering in Developing Countries (PIANC-COPEDEC VII), Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Feb 24-28.
Ruwanpura, J.Y., Wickramaratne, S., Braun, A., Hettiarachchi, S.S.L. & Wirasinghe, S.C. (2007). Analysis and Comparison of Tsunami Warning Systems for Sri Lanka, Proc. of the International Conference on Mitigation of the Risk of Natural Hazards, Faculty of Engineering, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, March 27-28.
Raveenthiran, K., Jayaratne, M.P.R., & Wickramaratne, S. (2006). Wave Transformation and Wave-Induced Current Distribution on a Barrier Reef Island In Maldives, CoastLab06 ? Proc. of the First International Conference on the Application on Physical Modelling to Port & Coastal Protection, Porto, Portugal. May 8-10, 13-16.
Raveenthiran, K. & Wickramaratne, S. & Mendis, M. (2005). Mathematical Modelling of Dispersal of Dredged Sediments for the Colombo Port Efficiency and Expansion Project, ArabianCoast 2005 - Proc. of the First International Conference on Coastal Zone Management and Engineering in the Middle East, UAE. November 27 - 29.
Wickramasuriya, S.S., Wickramaratne, S. & Ilamuruganar, V. (2004). Assessment of Adequacy of Spillways for Dam Safety and Reservoir Conservation in Sri Lanka, Proc. of the BHS Int. Conf. on HYDROLOGY: Science and Practice for the 21st Century, Imperial College, London, UK. July 12-16.
Wickramasuriya, S.S., Wickramaratne, S. & Ilamuruganar, V. (2004). Some Hydrological Issues in the Assessment of Dam Safety, Proc. of the 98th Annual Sessions, The Institution of Engineers Sri Lanka (IESL),Sri Lanka. October 15 - 22.


Created: 2016-05-09 Last Updated: 2016-07-04 by Sanjeewa WICKRAMARATNE