Recent Past Team Members

Recent Past Team members

Ashara Nijamdeen: Science Writer / Junior Research Scientist

Ashara Nijamdeen works at FECT as a Science Writer / Junior Research Scientist. She has completed the Bachelor of Industrial Studies-Agriculture program at The Open University of Sri Lanka. She has also completed the Advanced Certificate course in Human Resource Management and Services at NIBM and has been coordinating projects. She is passionate about agricultural sciences, climate change, and sustainable development.

Zain Iwais: Junior Engineer

Zain Iwais has completed his Engineering Degree in Electronic & Telecommunications field at IESL and got the Associate membership at IESL and Engineering Council Sri Lanka. Specialized in Robotics & control systems with signal processing. He has completed his internship at Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT) and has also worked at dravite labs, Huawei, and Digital Living Pvt ltd. He is interested in control systems, network security, digital signal processing, Electronics, and IT.

Zeeba Jaward: Admin Assistant

Zeeba is a post schooled and a Diploma in Psychology student at ACHE. She is a passionate writer and enthusiastic in enhancing her knowledge in the field of research.

Kokila Wickramasinghe: Statistician

Kokila is a Statistics and Operation Research undergraduate in the Faculty of Science, University of Peradeniya. She has worked as an institutional trainee at Noritake Lanka Porcelain Pvt. (Ltd.), Matale. Kokila contributed to the statistical analysing role.

Tharushi Ekanayake: Data Management Intern

Tharushi Ekanayake has graduated in B.Sc in Physics from University of Peradeniya Sri Lanka. She has covered quantum physics, Particle physics, Solid-state, Nano technology and fluid mechanics as the key areas in her degree.

Varunya Withanage: Computing and Database Intern

Varunya is an undergraduate (final year) of Faculty of Technology, University of Rajarata following, Information and communication technology degree program. She started working at FECT as an Intern for her internship program at university.

Shahana Suhaibdeen: IT Intern

Shahana Suhaibdeen joined FECT as an Intern after completing her Higher National Diploma in Information Technology from Sri Lanka the Institute of Advanced Technological Education (SLIATE) Kandy.

Achintha Lakshan Jinasiri: IT Intern

Achintha Joined FECT as an Intern after Completing his Higher National Diploma in Information Technology from Sri Lanka Institute of Advanced Technological Education (SLIATE). Previously he worked in Abans Securitas Kandy Branch as an Assistant in ATM Management and worked in Bank of Ceylon as a trainee for 6 months.

Charuni Kulasinghe: Statistician

Charuni Kulasinghe is currently an undergraduate, specialized in Statistics and Operations Research, Faculty of Science, University of Peradeniya. She has contributed to a group project to build an inventory plan model for Noritake Lanka Porcelain (Pvt) Ltd. She is a former active member of Rotaract Club of University of Peradeniya and was a co-chairperson in some of its projects such as Reach for Water and Treasure Hunt..

Sanduni Gammanpila: Climate Analysis Intern

Sanduni Gammanpila is a final year Undergraduate who is following Applied Sciences at university of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka in Faculty of science. She is majoring in Computer Science and Geology. She has worked as a Trainee Geologist at National Building Research Organization, pilimathalawa, Kandy and Geological Survey and Mines Bureau, Colombo. She is currently working as an intern in FECT.

Sarasi Pamunuwa: Computing and Management Intern

Sarasi Pamunuwa, an Undergraduate of University of Peradeniya following Computation and Management at Faculty of Science. I followed a parallel degree at ICBT Campus on BSc in Business Management and completed it.

Dilushi Doranegama: Computing and Management Intern

Dilushi Doranegama is a Final Year Undergraduate of the Faculty of science, University of Peradeniya, reading for my degree B.Sc. in Computation and Management and a Final level student of Professional Qualification in Human Resource Management (PQHRM) of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management (CIPM)

Isura Dissanayake: Computing and Management Intern

Isura Dissanayake is currently a final year undergraduate at the University of Peradeniya, reading his degree in Computation and Management. He has experience in many academic and non-academic projects and in working as teams. He was a Team Leader for International Relations in AIESEC of University of Peradeniya and have volunteered in Malaysia as a Global Volunteer under the project named “Break the Barriers” hosted by AIESEC in Kedah-Perlis University, Petaling Jaya, Malaysia.

Gobishankar Sathyamohan: Junior Researcher

Gobishankar Sathiyamohan joined FECT as an intern environmental science field in June 2021 and he is in his final stages of completing his B.Sc. in Environmental Science and Forestry at the University of Sri Jayewardenepura. He also finished his undergraduate internship at department of Environmental economics, ministry of Mahaweli and Environment in 2019. He is passionate about the climate change, meteorology, and oceanography.

Narmadha Hewage: Data Documentation Intern

Narmadha Hewage Joined FECT as an Intern while completing her BSc degree in the Faculty of Natural Science at Open University of Sri Lanka.

Sammani Gunasekara: Non-Fiction Writer

Sammani Vinodya was an intern nonfiction writer with a background in teaching. She has worked as a trainee teacher at Kandy’s Swarnamali Girls College. She has also  completed the University of Peradeniya’s Extension Course in English for Professionals.