Faculty/Staff Profile

Landewatte De Silva

Landewatte De Silva, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Phone: 678-839-4089 | Fax: 678-839-4088

Email:  ldesilva@westga.edu

Office: Boyd Building 214

Biography

Dr. Ajith DeSilva is an Associate Professor of physics. He received his PhD from the University of Cincinnati in 2006. Dr. DeSilva's research interest is in the area of experimental condensed matter physics. In particular he is studying optical and electrical properties of organic and organic/inorganic materials and devices. Some of the projects include: Organic Light Emitting Diodes (OLEDs), Polymer based micro-cavity structures, Waveguides and Solar cells.


Courses and Sections

  • Courses Taught
    • PHYS-1111 (Introductory Physics I)    
    • PHYS-1112 (Introductory Physics II)    
    • PHYS-2211 (Principles of Physics I)    
    • PHYS-2212 (Principles of Physics II)    
    • PHYS-3521 (Experimental Physics II)    
    • PHYS-4313 (Modern Physics)    
    • PHYS-4333 (Quantum Mechanics)    
  • Spring 2016 Sections
    • PHYS-2211 (Principles of Physics I) Section: 01
    • PHYS-2211 (Principles of Physics I) Section: 02
    • PHYS-2211 (Principles of Physics I) Section: 03
    • PHYS-2212 (Principles of Physics II) Section: 01
    • PHYS-2212 (Principles of Physics II) Section: 02
    • PHYS-2212 (Principles of Physics II) Section: 03
    • PHYS-3521 (Experimental Physics II) Section: 01W
  • Fall 2015 Sections
    • PHYS-1112 (Introductory Physics II) Section: 01
    • PHYS-2211 (Principles of Physics I) Section: 01
    • PHYS-4313 (Modern Physics) Section: 01
  • Spring 2015 Sections
    • PHYS-1111 (Introductory Physics I) Section: 01
    • PHYS-1112 (Introductory Physics II) Section: 01
    • PHYS-4333 (Quantum Mechanics) Section: 01