fasna 
MS. FASNA FASLY
BSc. (FM) (Hons), READING PhD.
Research Assistant
Department of Building Economics,
Faculty of Architecture,
University of Moratuwa,
Sri Lanka

Academic Qualifications

  • Reading PhD, Department of Building Economics, University of Moratuwa
  • B.Sc. (Hons) in Facilities Management, Department of Building Economics, University of Moratuwa

Professional Qualifications

  • Associate Member of Institute of Facilities Management Sri Lanka (AMIFMSL)
  • Diploma in Computerized Accounting Packages

Professional Activities

  • Research Assistant at the Department of Building Economics, University of Moratuwa (Since May 2017)
  • Visiting Lecturer at the Department of Building Economics, University of Moratuwa (Since May 2017)
  • Research Scholar for Deakin University (Australia) funded Research Project: ‘Using Integral Design Future (IDF) Approach to Improve Community Development in Rural Contexts: Building Ampara Sri Lanka’ (May 2018 - August 2018)

Subject Areas

  • Conduct lectures on, Building Materials
  • Economics I
  • Project Planning and Management
  • Law of Contract and Delict
  • Financial Management, and Development Economics I for undergraduate level

Research Interests

  • Energy Efficiency Retrofits
  • Business Process Reengineering
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Sustainability/ Sustainable Development 

Google Scholar Profile:https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=FnZACPQAAAAJ&hl=en

Scopus Profile:https://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.uri?authorId=57207466431

Orcid:https://orcid.org/0000-0002-0365-2990

Awards

  • Gold Medal for the Facilities Management Graduand who has obtained the highest Overall Grade Point Average of 3.8 or above at Honours Degree of Bachelor of Science in Facilities Management Examinations, donated by Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) in year 2017
  • Ceylon Institute of Builders (CIOB) Best Paper Award for Paper titled as “Factors affecting the successful adoption and implementation of energy retrofits in existing hotel buildings” at the seventh World Construction Symposium, held in Colombo, Sri Lanka from 29th June to 1st July 2018.
  • Excellent Oral Presentation certificate for the paper titled “A systematic decision process for the determination of most suitable retrofit measure(s) in a Building Energy Efficiency Retrofits (BEER) Project” at the 8th International Conference on Power and Energy Systems (ICPES2018), held in Colombo, Sri Lanka from 21 - 22 December 2018.
  • Emerald Built Environment Project and Asset Management [BEPAM] Highly Commended Paper Award for the paper titled “Energy Retrofits (ER) to enhance the energy performance of existing buildings: a review” at the Eight World Construction Symposium, held in Colombo, Sri Lanka from 8th to 9th November 2019.

Publications : Publications in Peer Reviewed Journals

  • Fasna, M.F.F. and Sachie Gunatilake (2020). “Roles and Functions of Stakeholders in Implementing       Energy Retrofits in the Hotel Sector”, International Journal of Building Pathology and Adaptation. https://doi.org/10.1108/IJBPA-10-2019-0088
  • Fasna, M.F.F. and Sachie Gunatilake (2020). “Involvement of stakeholders in the adoption and         implementation of energy retrofits in hotel buildings”,International Journal of Energy Sector Management. https://doi.org/10.1108/IJESM-02-2020-0006
  • Fasna, M.F.F. and Sachie Gunatilake (2020). “Towards successful strategies to overcome BPR implementation issues: case       of Sri Lanka”, Business Process Management Journal. https://doi.org/10.1108/BPMJ-03-2019-0087
  • Fasna, M.F.F. and Sachie Gunatilake (2019). “Barriers and strategies for the adoption and implementation of Building Energy Efficiency Retrofits (BEER) in existing hotel buildings”, Built Environment Project and Asset Management Journal, 10(2), pp. 277-295. https://doi.org/10.1108/BEPAM-01-2019-0010
  • Fasna, M.F.F. and Sachie Gunatilake (2019). “The effective outsourcing of building retrofitting: key decisions and motivators”, Journal of Facilities Management, 17(4), pp. 371-384. https://doi.org/10.1108/JFM-01-2019-0003
  • Fasna, M.F.F. and Sachie Gunatilake (2019). “A process for successfully implementing Business Process Reengineering (BPR) projects”, International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management, 68(6), pp. 1102-1119. https://doi.org/10.1108/IJPPM-09-2018-0331

Publications : Publications in Refereed Conference Proceedings

  • Fasna, M.F.F. and Sachie Gunatilake (2019). Energy Retrofits (ER) to enhance the energy performance         of existing buildings: a review of literature. In proceedings of the Eight World Construction Symposium: Towards a Smart, Sustainable and Resilient Built Environment,12 - 14 July 2019, Colombo, Sri Lanka (pp.308-319). Available at: http://dl.lib.mrt.ac.lk/handle/123/15286
  • Shifky Mohamed, Devapriya, K.A.K., and Fasna, M.F.F. (2019). Strategic alliances for the Sri Lankan      construction industry - a study of best fit partners. In proceedings of 5th International   Multidisciplinary Engineering Research Conference (MERCon 2019), 3 - 5 July 2019, Moratuwa,           Sri Lanka (pp. 157-162). Available at: https://doi.org/10.1109/MERCon.2019.8818874
  • Wasana, K.H.I., Sachie Gunatilake, and Fasna, M.F.F. (2019). Performance comparison of prefabricated    building construction projects vs. traditional on-site construction projects. In proceedings of 5th     International Multidisciplinary Engineering Research Conference (MERCon 2019), 3 - 5 July 2019, Moratuwa, SriLanka (pp. 169-174). Available at: https://doi.org/10.1109/MERCon.2019.8818676
  • Fasna, M.F.F. and Sachie Gunatilake (2019). Issues in Implementing Business Process Reengineering (BPR) Projects. In proceedings of International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management (IEOM 2019), 5 - 7 March 2019, Bangkok, Thailand (pp. 2567-2576).           Available at: http://www.ieomsociety.org/ieom2019/papers/563.pdf
  • Fasna, M.F.F. and Sachie Gunatilake (2018). A systematic decision process for the determination of   most suitable retrofit measure(s) in a Building Energy Efficiency Retrofits (BEER) Project. In proceedings of 8th International Conference on Power and Energy Systems (ICPES 2018), 21 - 22 December 2018, Colombo, Sri Lanka (pp. 196-200).Available at: https://doi.org/10.1109/icpesys.2018.8626978
  • Fasna, M.F.F. and Sachie Gunatilake (2018). Implementing Building Energy Efficiency Retrofits    (BEER) in hotel buildings: a case study of shallow retrofit. In proceedings of 11th FARU International Research Conference, 7 December 2018, Colombo, Sri Lanka (pp. 325-332).
  • Fasna, M.F.F. and Sachie Gunatilake (2019). Outsourcing energy retrofitting of hotel buildings: the        decision-making process. In proceedings of International Conference on Built Environment and Engineering 2018 (IConBEE2018), 29 - 30 October 2018, Johor, Malaysia. [Published in MATEC Web of Conferences (Vol. 266, p. 01016). EDP Sciences. Available at: https://doi.org/10.1051/matecconf/201926601016
  • Fasna, M.F.F., and Sachie Gunatilake (2018). Factors affecting the successful adoption and implementation of energy retrofits in existing hotel buildings. In proceedings of the SeventhWorld Construction Symposium: Built Asset Sustainability; Rethinking Design, Construction and Operations. 29 June – 01 July 2018, Colombo, Sri Lanka. (pp 244-256).
  • Fasna, M.F.F., Sachie Gunatilake & Udara Ranasinghe (2017). Key reengineering roles for the successful implementation of Business Process Reengineering projects in Sri       Lanka. In proceedings of the Sixth World Construction Symposium: What's New and What's Next in the Built Environment Sustainability Agenda? 30 June - 02 July 2017, Colombo, Sri Lanka. (pp 296-307).

Other Publications

  • Thilakarathna K.H.A.D., Sachie Gunatilake, and Fasna, M.F.F. (2019). Issues in implementation of coastal reclamation projects in Sri Lanka. Quarterly E-journal of the Institute of Quantity Surveyors, Sri Lanka, 8(9), pp. 27-28.