Scaiano Group

Hasitha deAlwis Weerasekera


Has was born in Colombo, Sri Lanka and raised in Brampton, ON. Has is currently completing his MSc. in biological chemistry. Prior to entering the MSc. program, Has completed his HBSc. in biochemistry with a minor in chemistry and completed his undergraduate honours thesis project in the Scaiano group. Currently, he is working on biofilm control using silver and gold nanoparticles and assessing the nanoparticle stability with a variety of biocompatible capping agents. When he is free, he loves playing and watching soccer. His favourite team is Chelsea FC.