Lab course design, electrochemistry and analytical chemistry
Associate Professor of Teaching
CHBE 401
University of Ottawa, 1985, Ph.D. Chemistry
University of Sri Lanka, 1978, B.Sc. (Hons.) Chemistry
Research Interests
  • Lab course design
  • Electrochemistry
  • Analytical chemistry
Select Publications
  • D. Y. C. Choy, J. Sibley, and D.  Kannangara, “Teaching Laboratory Data Management (TLDM) System”, Proceedings of the CEEA 2019 Annual Conference, Ottawa, Canada.
  • D. Kannangara and J. Sibley, “Transforming Undergraduate Chemical Engineering Laboratories,” Proceedings of the CEEA 2019 Annual Conference, Ottawa, Canada.
  • A.Ignaszak, D.C.W. Kannangara, V.W.S. Lam and E.L. Gyenge, ‘Borohydride electro-oxidation on Gold Investigated by Electrochemical Quartz Crystal Microbalance’, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 160 (2013) H47 – H53.
  • V.W.S. Lam, D.C.W. Kannangaraa, A. Alfantazi, E.L. Gyenge, “Electrodeposited Osmium Three-Dimensional Anodes for Direct Borohydride Fuel Cells” Journal of Power Sources, 212 pp 57–65, 2012
  • V. W. S. Lam, D. C. W. Kannangara, A. Alfantazi, and E. L. Gyenge , “Electrochemical Quartz Crystal Microbalance Study of Borohydride Electro-Oxidation on Pt: The Effect of Borohydride Concentration and Thiourea Adsorption” J. Phys. Chem. C, 115(6), pp 2727-2737, 2011
  • R Petrell, E. Gyenge, D. Kannangara, L. Creagh, Q. Lee and J. Sibley, “Incorporating Project Based Learning into Unit Operation Laboratory”, Canadian Chemical Engineering Conference, Sherbrooke, Oct. 15-18th, 2006


CHBE 262 Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry Laboratory
CHBE 362 Process and Environmental Engineering Laboratory
CHBE 364 Environmental Engineering Laboratory
CHBE 365 Biological Engineering Laboratory
CHBE 464 Chemical and Biological Engineering Laboratory

Professional Affiliations

The Electrochemical Society, Member
The Chemical Institute of Canada, Member
STLHE, Member