School of Business and Economics


Vidura Sooriyaarachchi MEng Aeronautical Engineering with Diploma in Industrial Studies (DIS) – Loughborough University

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Doctoral Researcher in Management Science and Operations

Vidura is a PhD candidate joining in October 2019 on a full studentship in the Management Science and Operations Discipline Group. His research focusses on the optimisation of vehicle routing in a heterogeneous service fleet. 

Vidura completed his MEng course at Loughborough University where his Master’s thesis was written on emissions modelling in gas turbine engines. He has previously worked at Cummins Inc. to develop emission control products for internal combustion engines, which involved activities such as control system calibration and managing product development test programs.

  • Operations Research
  • Sustainable Transportation