4th International Moratuwa Engineering Research Conference

May 30th 2018 - June 1st 2018

University of Moratuwa - Moratuwa, SRI LANKA

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Presentations

Wednesday 30 May 2018

08:30 - 08:45 | CCLR3

Total Quality Management Implementation in Sri Lankan Construction Industry A Study of Small and Medium Sized Enterprises
Heshani Wickramarachchi • Yasangika Sandanayake • Biyanka Ekanayake

08:30 - 08:45 | SD1

Non-Invasive Blood Glucose Monitoring Using a Hybrid Technique
Nuwan D Nanayakkara • Shashika Munasingha • Gihan Ruwanpathirana

08:30 - 08:45 | Seminar Room

Dangers of Component Trapping in Distillation: An Industrial Methanol Distillation Case Study
Isuru Udugama • Seyed Mansouri • Robert Kirkpatrick • Brent Young • Michael Taube

08:45 - 09:00 | CCLR3

Embodied Carbon and Cost Analysis to Identify the Most Appropriate Wall Materials for Buildings: Whole Life Cycle Approach
Namal Anuradha • Kanchana Perera • Harshini Mallawarachchi

08:45 - 09:00 | SD1

Development and Characterization of a Soft Tactile Sensor Array Used for Parallel Grippers
Lakmal Weerasinghe • Damith Suresh Chathuranga

08:45 - 09:00 | Seminar Room

Numerical Simulation of Suspension Biomass Combustor with Two Chambers
Chathuranga Wickramasinghe • Mahinsasa Narayana • Adus Amarasinghe

09:00 - 09:15 | CCLR3

Beyond Site Material Handling and Transportation in Large-Scale Construction Projects
Gayesha Abeysinghe • Anuradha Waidyasekara • Damithri Melagoda

09:00 - 09:15 | SD1

Design and Simulation of MEMS Based Piezoresitive Pressure Sensor for Microfluidic Applications
Fathima Rehana Munas • Ranjith Amarasinghe • P Kumarage • Dau Van • Dzung Viet Dao

09:00 - 09:15 | Seminar Room

Decolourization of Reactive Red EXF Dye by Isolated Strain Proteus Mirabilis
Gimhani Madhushika • Thilini Ariyadasa • Sanja Gunawardena

09:15 - 09:30 | CCLR3

A Study on Natural Rain Surface Erosion of Different Walling Materials in Tropics
Chameera Udawattha • Himahansi Galkanda • Rangika Halwathura

09:15 - 09:30 | SD1

Development of a Low-cost Automated Micro Dispense Digital Goniometric Device with Drop Shape Analysis
Dinusha Senarathna • Indika Wanniarachchi • Sasani Jayawardhana • Dilru Rathnaweera

09:15 - 09:30 | Seminar Room

Powdered Corn Grain and Cornflour on Properties of Natural Rubber Latex Vulcanizates: Effect of Filler Loading
Imanthi Jayathilaka • Thilini Ariyadasa • Shantha Egodage

09:30 - 09:45 | CCLR3

Modelling of Corrosion Induced Cover Cracking in Concrete with Exposed Reinforcement
Amila Jayasinghe • Chinthaka Mallikarachchi • Anura Nanayakkara • Priyan Dias

09:30 - 09:45 | SD1

An In-depth Study of SSVEP Signals Against Stimulus Frequency and Distance to the Stimulus
Sachinthana Pathiranage • Ishara Paranawithana • Monty Perera • Anjula De Silva

09:30 - 09:45 | Seminar Room

A Mathematical Model to Predict the Microalgal Growth in an Open Pond Cultivation
Manjitha Rammuni • Thilini Ariyadasa • P Nimarshana • Rahula Attalage

09:45 - 10:00 | CCLR3

Current Practices of Sustainable Procurement in the Sri Lankan Construction Industry
Dulitha Rosayuru • Anuradha Waidyasekara • Chamitha Wijewickrama

09:45 - 10:00 | Seminar Room

Investigation of the Efficiency of Dairy Wastewater Treatment Using Lipid-degrading Bacterial Strains
Ayesha Sandaruwani • Chathushki Kumarasinghe • Dasuni Samarakoon • Thilini Ariyadasa • Sanja Gunawardena

10:00 - 10:30 | 1st Floor Lobby

Epoxy Resin Nano-Composites as High Voltage Insulating Material
Rasara Samarasinghe

10:00 - 10:30 | 1st Floor Lobby

Applicability of Environmental and Physical Planning Laws to the Construction Industry in Sri Lanka
I.P Rathnasinghe • Chamitha Wijewickrama • M Abeynayake

10:30 - 11:00 | 1st Floor Lobby

Product Attribute Extraction Based Real-Time C2C Matching of Microblogging Messages
Mohamed Rilf • Dilum Bandara • Surangika Ranathunga