Chandana got his bachelor degree (BSc Eng- Hons) in Mechanical Engineering from University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka. He possesses MSc in Process Technology from Telemark University College, Porsgrunn and PhD in Powder Technology from Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Trondheim. Chandana joined Tel-Tek, Dept. of POSTEC in 1999 as a PhD student and after completion of Doctorate, he has been working in different positions in POSTEC. He has been involving in many industrial projects, NFR and EU funded projects, covering different aspects of powder technology; bulk material storage, transport and processing. Chandana has published his R&D contributions in many international refereed journals, conferences and seminars. He also works as a reviewer of international journals and fund application assessment panels. He is the Norwegian representative of the Working Party on Mechanics of Particulate Solids in EFCE (European Federation of Chemical Engineering). Chandana has an Adjunct position (“bistilling”) in Telemark University College, as a Professor II in Powder Technology. Reading, jogging and cycling are among his favourite hobbies.