Prof. A. S. Kumarage

Contact information

Address

Moratuwa

10400

Office
Primary Email
amalk@uom.lk
Other Emails
kumarage@sltnet.lk

Teaching and Administrative Activities

Teaching

Over 20 years at undergraduate level, Over 15 years at Masters level including MBA.

Education and Training

Education
Ph.D. (University of Calgary)
B.Sc. Eng. (Moratuwa)

Career

Positions Held
Chairman of the National Transport Commission
Professional Activities
Principal Consultant to World Bank and SIDA in study projects in Sri Lanka.
the Team Leader in the World Bank funded Bus Restructuring Project in 2002/2003
member of the Core Team under the Colombo Urban Transport Study Stage II
the World Banks Public Expenditure Review on Funding for roads

Honours and Awards

Honours and Awards
The Impact of Passenger Overloading on Mode Choice of Public Transport, E.O.E. Pereira Memorial Prize for Best Paper, Institute of Engineers, Sri Lanka, 2007.
Award of Excellence The Ceylon Society for the Prevention of Accidents, June 2007
Design of Bus Lanes in Sri Lanka, E.O.E. Pereira Memorial Prize for Best Paper, Institute of Engineers, Sri Lanka, 2003.
Award for Excellence in Research 1 Year Category 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007 and 2008
Award for Excellence in Research 3 Year category (1997-1999), University of Moratuwa, August 2001.
Award for Excellence in Research- 15 Year category (1984-1999), University of Moratuwa, August 2001
Award for the Best Research Project-2000 Transport & Logistics Awards-2001, Chartered Institute of Transport, for the paper titled Trends in Accident Statistics in Sri Lanka, February 2001.
Award of Excellence, Life time award for contribution to transport sector, Conferred by the Chartered Institute of Transport, May 2000.
'Land-Use Transport Model', Best Research Project, Chartered Institute of Transport, Sri Lanka Transport Awards, 1998.
PCU - Factors for Highways Design in Sri Lanka, E.O.E. Pereira Memorial Prize for Best Paper, Institute of Engineers, Sri Lanka, 1997

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