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Dr. Rajeev Ruparathna

Dr. Rajeev Ruparathna

Assistant Professor 
519-253-3000 ext. 5433
Office: 3076 CEI


  • PhD, University of British Columbia (Okanagan Campus), 2017
  • MASc, University of British Columbia (Okanagan Campus), 2013
  • BSc (Engineering), University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka, 2008

Research Interests

  • Infrastructure lifecycle management using building information modelling (BIM)
  • Lifecycle assessment of engineering systems
  • Multi stakeholder management in Sustainable procurement 
  • Risk based decision making

Professional Affiliations

  • Canadian Society of Civil Engineering
  • Engineers and Geo Scientists BC

Selected Publications

  • Ruparathna, R.,Hewage, K., & Sadiq, R., A risk based multi-period maintenance planning approach for public buildings (2018), Journal of Cleaner Production (Elsevier),170:1338-1353, doi: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.09.178
  • Gamalath I., Hewage K. ,Ruparathna R.,Karunathilake H., Prabatha T., and Sadiq R. (2018), Energy rating system for climate conscious operation of multi-unit residential buildings, Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy, Springer, doi: 10.1007/s10098-018-1510-x
  • Ruparathna, R.,Hewage, K., Karunathilake, H., Dyck, R., Idris, A., Culver, K., Sadiq, R., (2017) Climate conscious regional planning for fast-growing communities, Journal of Cleaner Production (Elsevier), 165:81-92, doi: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.07.092
  • Ruparathna, R.Hewage, K., Sadiq, R. (2017) Asset Management of Buildings Infrastructure:  A level of service (LOS) index for operational management, Sustainable Cities and Society (Elsevier)  doi: 10.1016/j.scs.2017.06.015
  • Ruparathna, R.Hewage, K., Sadiq, R. (2017) Economic analysis of building retrofits : An uncertainty based approach , Energy and Buildings (Elsevier) 139: 395–406, doi: 10.1016/j.enbuild.2017.01.031