Mr. Lahiru Abeykoon

Research Scientist
Materials Technology Section


M.Phil. (Reading) - Postgraduate Institute of Science, University of Peradeniya

(2017 - Present) Field – Material Science

BSc. (Applied Sciences) Special degree in Applied Physics - Sabaragamuwa University of

Sri Lanka (SUSL)

(2011 - 2015) Subjects – Physics, Chemistry and Computer Sciences


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Research Experience

2 years research experience in energy and advanced material chemistry research group at National Institute of Fundamental Studies (NIFS)

Interest Areas       

Materials Science, Photo catalyst, Photovoltaic cells.





SCI Publications

  • Rushdi D. Senevirathne, Lahiru K. Abeykoon, Nuwan L. De Silva, Chang-Feng Yan, Jayasundera Bandara, “Sono-photocatalytic production of hydrogen by interface modified metal oxide insulators”, Ultrasonics - Sonochemistry 45 (2018) 279–285.

Proceedings (International)

  • A.M.K.L. Abeykoon, G.M.L.P. Aponsu, H.M.B.I. Gunathilaka, H.A. VimalNadeera, “Effect of Temperature on the Photovoltaic Characteristics of Polycrystalline Silicon Solar cells at Hambantota Solar Power Plant”, proceedings of International Conference on Solar Energy Materials, Solar Cells & Solar Energy Applications Int. Conf., Institute of Fundamental Studies, Kandy, Sri Lanka (2018) 270-275. 
  • A.M.K.L. Abeykoon, J. Bandara, “A Comparative Study of CZTS Thin Films Deposited by Different Non Vacuum Techniques”, proceedings of Advanced Materials for Clean Energy and Health Applications international conference, University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka (2019) 34.

Proceedings (Local)

  • A.M.K.L. Abeykoon, J. Bandara, "Determination of fundamental properties of CZTS semiconductor material deposited by the spray pyrolysis method", Proceedings of the Postgraduate Institute of Science Research Congress, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka (2018) 76

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