• 448 Citations
  • 10 h-Index
20102020

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Personal profile

Personal profile

Dr Lalantha Senevirathna is part of the CSU Engineering team and has a wealth of international work and research experience. He studied at the University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka before working in the water industry as a civil engineer for five years. This was followed by postgraduate studies at the Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand and a PhD from Kyoto University, Japan in advanced wastewater treatment. Dr Senevirathna believes engineers can make the world a better, safer and happier place through the creative application of scientific principles to solve problems. He enjoys sharing his 15 years of field engineer, research and teaching experience with CSU students.

Research Interests

  • Tracer level water pollutants
  • Water quality monitoring
  • Adsorption
  • Disinfection
  • Environmental health and public health
  • School of Engineering, Bathurst

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy (Water Treatment), Kyoto University

20072010

Award Date: 29 Oct 2010

Master of Engineering, Asian Institute of Technology

20052007

Bachelor’s Degree (Civil Engineering), University of Peradeniya

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External positions

Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Western Sydney

Jul 2013Jul 2015

Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Western Sydney

Oct 2010Jun 2013

Engineer, National Water Supply and Drainage Board

Jan 2001Oct 2007

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Research Output

  • 448 Citations
  • 10 h-Index
  • 22 Article
  • 6 Abstract
  • 3 Conference paper
  • 1 Chapter (peer-reviewed)

A review of the emerging treatment technologies for PFAS contaminated soils

Mahinroosta, R. & Senevirathna, L., 01 Feb 2020, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 255, 12 p., 109896.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Effect of fluoride in progression of chronic kidney disease of uncertain etiology in Sri Lanka

    Nanayakkara, S. & Senevirathna, L., 2019.

    Research output: Other contribution to conferenceAbstract

    Press / Media

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    Engineering expertise makes a difference to regions

    Lala Senevirathna

    02/12/15

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