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JOURNALIST / MEDIA INTERVIEWS AND NEWSPAPER ARTICLES


  •     "Melbourne Woman", Rivira Newspaper, Sri Lanka, 10th May 2015.


  •     Radio Interview about "Australia-China Young Scientist Fellowship", SBS Radio Australia, 6th Nov 2014.


  •     "The safety of tram substations", ABC News, Australia (TV interview), 31 May 2014.

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  •     "Is the long-term use of mobile phones safe?", 125th Anniversary Magazine, Southlands Girls' College, Galle, Sri Lanka, 2011.


  •     "Are mobile phones affecting your health?", Melbourne Engineering, Alumni and Friends, Australia, May 2010.


  •     "A mobile concern that isn't going away", Science Alert, Australia, 17th February 2010.


  •     Studio (Melbourne Newsroom), Video interview, Australia, 2010.


  •     "A mobile concern that isn't going away", Melbourne Voice, Volume 6, No. 2, Australia, 8th February 2010.


  •     "Effect to brain from mobile phone", Vidusara (Popular Science Newspaper), Page 9, Sri Lanka, 25th November 2009.


  •     "Sri Lankan scientist explains health effects of mobile phone", Sunday Lankadeepa, Page 12, Sri Lanka, 8th November 2009.


  •     "Phones and health", Moreland Leader, Page 15, Australia, 20th April 2009.


  •     "Antenna plan a concern", Moreland Leader, Page 16, Australia, 13th April 2009.


  •     "Scientist: Explaining health effect of mobile phone", Lankadeepa (Middle East), Page 15, Dubai, 9th July 2008.


  •     "Is long-term exposure to the radiation from mobile phones harmless?", GradNews, Cover page and Page 16, Australia, February 2008.



INVITED SEMINAR / GUEST LECTURER


  •     "Raising Public Awareness of Radiation: Potential Health Risks from Non-ionizing Radiation Hazards", Centro de Biologia Molecular Severo Ochoa (CBMSO), Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Madrid, Spain, July 2015.


  •     "What Research is Required to Understand the Possible Health Consequences of Radio Frequency and Extremely Low-Frequency Electromagnetic Fields on Humans?", Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, HangZhou, Zhejiang, China, November 2014.


  •     "Analysis of Data from 191 Publications of 883 In vitro Studies: Weak Radiofrequency Radiation Exposure from Mobile Phones", Osmunda Medical Device Service Group, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China, November 2014.


  •     "Uncertainties: Non-ionizing Radiation and Magnetic Fields Effect on Humans", Biomedical Engineering Department, JiNan University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China, November 2014.


  •     "Effect of EMF on Human: Can it be Influenced by Radio Frequency and Extremely Low-Frequency Electromagnetic Fields Interactions?", Key Laboratory for Space Bioscience & Biotechnology, Institute of Special Environmental Biophysics, School of Life Sciences, Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi'an, Shaanxi, China, November 2014.


  •     "What are the Biological Effects of Non-ionizing Radiation and Magnetic Fields?", Key Laboratory of Bioelectromagnetism, Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, November 2014.


  •     "Women in Engineering: Is it Really Challenging?", IEEE Talk, IEEE Women in Engineering affinity group of University of Peradeniya and IEEE Central Region Subsection, Sri Lanka, School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University of Peradeniya, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, July 2014.


  •     "Mobile Phones and Electrical Devices at home: How much Electromagnetic Radiation do you get?", Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology (SLIIT), Malabe, Sri Lanka, July 2014.


  •     "Job Opportunities for Engineers", IEEE Talk, IEEE Sri Lanka Section, Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Moratuwa, Colombo, Sri Lanka, July 2014.


  •     "Prediction of Natural Disasters: Bushfires and Floods", The Ohio State University, Ohio, United States, December 2013.


  •     "Radio Frequency and Extremely Low-Frequency Electromagnetic Fields Effect on Humans", IEEE Talk, IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society, Sri Lanka Chapter and IEEE Sri Lanka, School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, Jan 2012.


  •     "Electromagnetic Wave Effects on Humans", School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore, October 2011.


  •     "Potential Health Effects of Exposure to Residential Electric and Magnetic Fields", Department of Chemistry, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom, July 2011.


  •     "Environmental Effects of Non-ionizing Radiation and Magnetic Fields", Institute of Translational Pharmacology, National Research Council of Italy (CNR), Rome, Italy, July 2011.


  •   "Exposure-Risk Association on Living Organisms due to Extremely Low Frequency Electromagnetic Fields", Institute of Theoretical Electromagnetic Fields, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany, July 2011.


  •     "The Effects of Electromagnetic Radiation on Biological Tissues", IEEE Talk, IEEE Lisbon Chapter, Department of Bioengineering, Institute of Superior Techno (IST), Technical University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal, July 2011.


  •     "Radio Communication Issues in Early Detection of Forest Fires", IEEE Talk, IEEE São Paulo Section, São Paulo, Brazil, Dec 2010.


  •     "Biological Effects of Radio Frequency and Extremely Low-Frequency Electromagnetic Field", IEEE Talk, IEEE Power & Energy Society, IEEE Malaysia Chapter, Malaysia, July 2010.


  •     "Biological Effects of Radio Frequency and Extremely Low-Frequency Electromagnetic Field", Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Malaya, Malaysia, July 2010.


  •     "Blood Brain Barrier and Radio Frequency Electromagnetic Fields", Department of Pathology, Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China, Jan 2010.


  •     "Effects Extremely Low Frequency and Radio Frequency Electromagnetic Fields on Humans", Department of Industrial Design, Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e), Eindhoven, The Netherlands, Oct 2008.


  •     "Effect of the Electromagnetic Fields on Humans", Scientists in Schools Program, Brunswick Language School, Melbourne, Australia, 2008.


  •     "Biological Effects of non-ionizing radiation and magnetic fields", IEEE Talk, IEEE Sri Lanka Section, Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Moratuwa, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 2008.


  •     "Biological Effects of Extremely Low frequency and Radio Frequency Electromagnetic Fields", Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka, 2008.

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