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Landewatte De Silva

Landewatte De Silva, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

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


Office: Boyd Building 214


Dr. Ajith DeSilva is an Assistant 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-3113 (Mechanics)    
    • PHYS-3511 (Experimental Physics I)    
    • PHYS-3521 (Experimental Physics II)    
    • PHYS-4333 (Quantum Mechanics)    
    • PHYS-4984 (Physics Seminar)    
    • XIDS-2001 (WDYRK: The Physical Universe)