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Dr. J.R. Gamage

BSc Eng (Moratuwa, SL), MPhil (Strathclyde, UK), PhD (Glasgow Caledonian, UK), AMIMechE, CIMA (UK)-Passed Finalist
Lecturer (Probationary)
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Teaching and Administrative Work: 

Teaching Areas:

  • Advance Aspects of Manufacturing
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Industrial Project Management
  • Production and Operations Management
  • Manufacturing Technology

 MSc/MPhil Research Opportunities:

  • Funded MSc/MPhil – “Remanufacture for sustainability: The barriers of, and solutions to, the local/regional automotive remanufacturing industry”
  • Funded MSc/MPhil – “Sustainable machining: Assessment of environmental performance of conventional machining- Milling”

Education and Training : 

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • Master of Philosophy, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • BSc Engineering (Honours), University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
  • Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA, UK) - Passed Finalist

Publications : 

Journal Publications:

J.R. Gamage, Anjali K.M. DeSilva, Dimitrios Chantzis, Mohammad Antar: Sustainable machining: Process energy optimisation of wire electrodischarge machining of Inconel and Titanium superalloys. Journal of Cleaner Production 06/2017;, DOI:10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.06.186

Anjali K.M. De Silva, Janaka R. Gamage, Colin S. Harrison: Assessment of environmental performance of shaped tube electrolytic machining (STEM) and capillary drilling (CD) of superalloys. CIRP Annals - Manufacturing Technology 05/2017;, DOI:10.1016/j.cirp.2017.04.110

J.R. Gamage, Anjali K. M. DeSilva, Colin S. Harrison, David K. Harrison: Process level environmental performance of electrodischarge machining of aluminium (3003) and steel (AISI P20). Journal of Cleaner Production 07/2016; 137., DOI:10.1016/j.jclepro.2016.07.090

J.R. Gamage, A.K.M. DeSilva: Effect of Wire Breakage on the Process Energy Utilisation of EDM. 04/2016; 42:586-590., DOI:10.1016/j.procir.2016.02.264

J. R. Gamage, Anjali K.M. DeSilva, Colin Harrison, David Harrison: Ascertaining Life Cycle Inventory Data for Electrical Discharge Machining. 06/2015; 41:908-913., DOI:10.1016/j.procir.2015.12.091


Conference Proceedings:

J.R. Gamage, Winifred L. Ijomah, James F.C. Windmill: Design for cleaning (DfC) in automotive remanufacturing. International Conference on Remanufacturing - ICOR 2015, Amsterdam, Netherlands; 06/2015

J. R. Gamage, A. K. M. De Silva: Assessment of Research Needs for Sustainability of Unconventional Machining Processes. 12th Global Conference on Sustainable Manufacturing- Emerging potentials, Malaysia; 09/2014, DOI:10.1016/j.procir.2014.07.096

J. R. Gamage, W L Ijomah, J Windmill: What Makes Cleaning a Costly Operation in Remanufacturing?. 11th Global Conference on Sustainable Manufacturing- Innovative Solutions, Berlin, Germany; 09/2013

J.R. Gamage, Vilasini P.P.G.N, Perera H.S.C., Wijenatha L.: Impact of Lean Manufacturing on Performance and Organisational Culture: A Case Study of an Apparel Manufacturer in Sri Lanka. The third international conference on Engineering, Project and Production Management (EPPM), United Kingdom; 09/2012

Vilasini P P G N, Gamage J R, Kahangamage U P, Thibbotuwawa N: Low Productivity and Related Causative Factors: A Study Based on Sri Lankan Manufacturing Organisations. The third international conference on Engineering, Project and Production Management (EPPM), United Kingdom; 09/2012

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