Undergraduate Research Projects

Summary list of undergraduate research projects currently in progress for Year 2018

Group No.

Research Topic

1

Analyzing the seasonal variation of groundwater characteristics in the "Aththanagalu Oya" Basin

2

Application of hydrodynamics to assess coastal morphology to the North of Kelani river, Sri Lanka

3

Upgrading low grade graphite tailings into high grade graphite in pilot scale using agglomeration

4

Elemental and mineralogical analysis of the beachrock along the southern coast Sri Lanka with a focus on developing a sustainable ground improvement method

5

Analysis of the Sri Lankan petroleum fiscal system

6

Identification of the most suitable soil type in Hambanthota and Ratnapura districts to produce high strength soil bricks for low cost housing projects 

7

Assessment of sedimentation capacity in Rantambe reservoir using acoustic methods

8

Identification of potential land subsidence areas to the collapse of solution cavities of Marble rock

9

Evaluating the characteristics of different electrode configuration in resistivity surveying

10

Flyrock generation and social impact mitigation in local quarrying

11

Analysis of ground-born vibrations due to piling operations and risk zonation

12

Study on royalty for Sri lankan quarry mining of industrial minerals using photogrammetric 3D modelling