On March 11-14, 2020 Prof. Hettiarachchi along with PhD student Zafer Alasmary and Chandima Wekumbura (Ph.D. student in Prof. Hettiarachchi’s group) conducted X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy (XAS) research at the Advanced Photon Source, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL, the USA. They had three days to collect XAS data to understand soil lead speciation changes upon Miscanthus growth and soil amendments overtime in Fort Riley field study and incubation study samples.
analysis conducting by Zafer Alasmary
PhD student Chandima Wekumbura
prof. Hettiarachchi monitored the measuring
Zafer Alasmary observed the measuring