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|Born||Yatiyantota, Kegalle, Sri Lanka|
|Institutions||Jet Propulsion Laboratory of NASA|
|Alma mater||Nalanda College Colombo
University of Colombo
University of Pittsburgh
|Known for||Quantum Well Infrared Photodetector, infrared imaging technology|
|Spouse||Vajira Gunapala (née Udukumbura)|
Sarath Gunapala,(Sinhala:සරත් ගුණපාල) is a Sri Lankan solid-state physicist, Senior Research Scientist and Group Supervisor at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory. He works primarily in Quantum Well Infrared Photo Detecting.He is also a Board Member of Quantum Well Infrared Photodetector Technologies LLC. Gunapala lives in the suburbs of Los Angeles, CA with his wife Vajira.
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