Tharaka Wanniarachchi


Current Program: PhD in Civil Engineering

UBC e-mail: tharaka.wanniarachchi@ubc.ca

Tharaka’s current research involves developing risk-based solutions to optimize hydrogen refueling infrastructure network in Canada. Tharaka received his BSc in Civil Engineering from the University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka in 2016. After completing his BSc, Tharaka worked as a Structural Design Engineer in a leading consultancy firm in Sri Lanka. Later he completed his MASc in Civil Engineering from the University of British Columbia in 2019. During his Master’s, he developed a decision support framework to assess the life-cycle performance of bridges located in seismic regions.