Mr. V.S.C. Weragoda
Department of Materials Science and
University of Moratuwa,
Katubedda, Sri Lanka.

+94 112640440 (Direct Line)
+94112650301 (Extension – 1040)

  • Current Teaching Modules
  • Design and Fabrication of Polymer Products
  • Dies and Moulds for Polymer Processing
  • Mechanical Behaviour of Materials
  • Research Interests
  • Rubber Engineering
  • Material Testing Instrumentation
  • Material Modeling and Simulation

Member, Institute of Materials, Mining and Minerels, UK.

2013-to date: Member of the Sectoral Committee on Materials, Mechanical Systems and
Manufacturing Engineering, Sri Lanka Standards Institution

2015-to date: Chairman, Working Group on Gum Boots, Sri Lanka Standards Institution

2014-2015: Member, Working Group on UPVC Fittings, Sri Lanka Standards Institution

2013-2016: Chairman, Working Group on Motor Cycle Tyres, Sri Lanka Standards

Member, Technical Evaluation Committee for Design, Construct, Operate and Manage the Media Centre with fully equipped media facilities for print and electronic media for
Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting – 2013

De Silva, A.H.T.E., Sampath, W.H.P., Sameera, N.H.L., Udayanga, T.D.I., Amarasinghe,
Y.W.R., Weragoda, V.S.C. and Mitani, A., 2016, October. Design and development of a
novel 3D printed 1-DOF tactile sensor with conductive polymer based sensing element. In
2016 IEEE SENSORS (pp. 1-3). IEEE.

Weragoda, V.S.C. and Samarasekara, A.M.P.B., 2018, May. Analysing Non-Isothermal
Curing Behaviour of Natural Rubber Compounds By Mathematical Modelling of Oscillating
Disc Rheometer Curves. In 2018 Moratuwa Engineering Research Conference (MERCon)
(pp. 522-526). IEEE.

Kajugaran, S. and Weragoda, V.S.C., 2016, April. Development of polymer modified asphalt
using filler. In 2016 Moratuwa Engineering Research Conference (MERCon) (pp. 355-360).

Witharamage, C.S., Maddumage, M.M.B.S. and Weragoda, V.S.C., 2018, May.
Determination of Thermal Conductivity of LDPE Using Dual Hot Wire Probe Method. In
2018 Moratuwa Engineering Research Conference (MERCon) (pp. 259-263). IEEE.

Sampath, P., De Silva, E., Sameera, L., Udayanga, I., Amarasinghe, R., Weragoda, S. and
Mitani, A., 2019. Development of a Conductive Polymer Based Novel 1-DOF Tactile Sensor
with Cylindrical Arch Spring Structure Using 3D Printing Technology. Sensors, 19(2), p.318.

Egodage, D., Dodampola, R., Weragoda, S., Amarasinghe, D.A.S. and Attygalle, D., 2018,
May. Investigation of Plasticizer Evaporation of Local Electrical Cable Insulations. In 2018
Moratuwa Engineering Research Conference (MERCon)(pp. 533-537). IEEE.

Amarasinghe, D.A.S., Attygalle, D., Weragoda, S., Dodampola, R. and Dehipawala, S., 2018,
May. Investigation of 3D Refractive Index Contrast Variations in PVG Based Photo Printed
Passive Optical Integrated Circuit Components. In 2018 Moratuwa Engineering Research
Conference (MERCon)(pp. 517-521). IEEE.