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Mr. P. Paramadevan

Mr. P. Paramadevan
B.Sc(EUSL), M.Sc (SJP),MPhil. (UPDN)
Senior Lecturer (Gr-I) in Mathematics

Telephone: +94 65 2240753


Educational Qualification:

  • M.Phil in Mathematics, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka.
  • M.Sc in Industrial Mathematics, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka.
  • B.Sc (Hons) Second Class (Upper division) Special Degree in Mathematics
    Eastern University, Sri Lanka.

Date of Birth: May 3rd 1972

Marital Status: Married


  1. P. Paramadevan and W. B. Daundasekera (2006), A Scientific Approach for University Course Timetabling , Ceylon Journal of Sciences: Physical Sciences, 11,51-55 

  2. P. Paramadevan and W. B. Daundasekera (2013), An Optimization Model to Generate a Finite Sequence Subject to the given conditions (2013), International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications, Volume 3, Issue 1.
  3. P. Paramadevan and W. B. Daundasekera (2013), Nurse Scheduling Based on Branch-and- Bound Algorithm, International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications, Volume 3, Issue 7.
  4. P. Paramadevan and W. B. Daundasekera (2014), A Binary Integer Linear Programming Approach for Nurse Scheduling, European International Journal of Applied Science and Technology, Volume 1 , No.4.
  5. P. Paramadevan (2017), Linear Programming Approach for Doctors Scheduling in a Hospital, JSc EUSL(2017), Vol. 8 No.2

  6. K.A.N.K Karunarathna, S. Brindha and P. Paramadevan “Modelling Trend in Telecommunication in Sri Lanka: A Case study on Internet and Cellular Connections”, International Journal of Statistics and Probability, Vol.7, No.4.


  1. P. Paramadevan and W. B. Daundasekera, A Scientific Approach for University Course Timetabling, Paradeniya University Research Session, November, 2005.
  2. T.Sritharan, S.Selvakkadunko and P.Paramadevan, A Study on Factors Influencing Students’ Performance in an Undergraduate Pure mathematics Course “Real analysis” , International conference, December 2006, Eastern University, Sri Lanka. 
  3. P. Paramadevan and W. B. Daundasekera, An Optimization Technique to Prepare Nurse Schedule for a Monthly Time Horizon, Third Annual International Conference, Syiah Kuala University 2013 in Conjunction with the 2nd International Conference on Multidisciplinary Research, October, Banda Aceh, Indonesia.
  4. ப.பரமதேவன், இசையும் கணித மதிப்பீடும் - யாழ்நூலை அடியொற்றிய பார்வை, சுவாமி விபுலாநந்தர் மாநாடு-2017, சுவாமி விபுலாநந்த அழகியல் கற்கைகள் நிறுவகம், கிழக்குப் பல்கலைக்கழகம்.

  5. P. Paramadevan , Role taken by metal utensils with the Eastern Tamils cultural heritage, International Conference 2018, Swamy Vipulananda Institute of Aesthetic Studies, Eastern University, Sri Lanka

Research Interest

Linear Programming, Scheduling Problem


Under Graduate Courses

  • PM 201 Vector Spaces and Matrices
  • PM 203 Eigen Spaces and Quadratic forms
  • PM 304 General Topology

Postgraduate courses

  • MSED -2539 Foundation of Analysis- I for Master of Science Education


  • MAT 112 Applied Mathematics I, Dept.of Physical Science, Faculty of applied Science, Trincomalee Campus, Eastern University Sri Lanka- 2016.
  • MPZ 3132 Engineering Mathematics 1B, Dept.Mathematics & Philosophy of Engineering, Open University of Sri Lanka from 2015 to date.
  • ID 13002 Mathematics-1, Department of Interdisciplinary Studies, Faculty of Engineering, South Eastern University of Sri Lanka- 2017


  • Mahapola Higher Education Scholarship 1993/94, awarded by the Mahapola Higher Education Scholarship trust fund.
  • Higher Education for Twenty first Century (HETC) Scholarship for M.Phil Degree, 2012.

Positions Held

  • Member of the sports advisory board from January 2001 to December, 2010 and from 2014 to date.
  • Coordinator for the External Degree Programme in Science from November 2009 to June 2012.
  • Deputy Coordinator for Quality and Innovation Grant of B.Sc study Program, Higher Education for Twenty-First Century project, Faculty of Science, Eastern University Sri Lanka.
  • Student counsellor from 2014 to 2016 at Eastern University Sri Lanka.
  • Senior Student Counsellor from 2016 to date.
  • Chairman Sports Advisory Board, Eastern University Sri Lanka.
  • Member of the Campus Board of the Trincomalee Campus, Eastern University Sri Lanka.