Dr Chamindu Deepagoda is currently a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Civil Engineering, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka. . His research interests include gas, water, solutes, and colloid transport in soils, soil-gas transport modelling, characterization of plant growth media for Earth and Space-based applications, multiphase transport of multicomponent gases in heterogeneous porous media.
He earned his BSc (Eng) in Civil Engineering from the University of Moratuwa (Sri Lanka) and MSc degree from Saitama University (Japan) in Civil and Environmental Engineering. He obtained his PhD (specialized in Geo-environmental Engineering) from Aalborg University (Denmark). He subsequently held four postdoctoral positions at Aarhus University (Denmark), University of Copenhagen (Denmark), Colorado School of Mines (USA), and Lincoln University (New Zealand)