Moratuwa University, Sri Lanka
Professor Mahesh Jayaweera obtained B.Sc. in Civil Engineering from University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka and Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering from Saitama University, Japan and carried out collaborative work with more than ten countries. He, at present, works as a professor in Environmental Engineering at the University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka. He is a Charted Engineer, a member of Institute of Engineers, Sri Lanka, a member of The Institute of Environmental Professionals, Sri Lanka and a life member of Sri Lanka Association for Advancement of Science. His areas of expertise are Environmental Pollution Control, Wastewater Engineering, Solid Waste Management, and Noise and Vibration Control and he has been engaged in such disciplines for more than 25 years. Presently, he works as an adviser on environmental related work for the Ministry of Megapolis and Western Development. He has carried out research in diverse areas and published more than 70 journal and conference papers.