27 Academics of Japura win Presidential Awards for Scientific Publication

27 Academics of Japura win Presidential Awards for Scientific Publication

The President’s Awards for Scientific Publication was held on 6th November 2017. This year, twenty seven scientists of University of Sri Jayewardenepura received awards for their research, published in 2015. The ceremony was graced by His Excellency the President and the Hon. State Minister of Science, Technology and Research.

The award ceremony organized by the National Research Council is the country’s most prestigious of its kind in the field of science. Through these awards the council hopes to promote and support scientists in Sri Lanka. Selection is done in a wider range of categories allowing the expected encouragement to be received by all local scientists.

Following are the awardees from the University of Sri Jayawardenepura.

Prof. M. M. Pathmalal – Faculty of Applied Sciences
Dr. Upul Subhasinghe – Faculty of Applied Sciences
Prof. Neelika Malavige – Faculty of Medical Sciences
Prof. K. D. Gunawardhana – Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce
Prof. S. S. N. Fernando – Faculty of Medical Sciences
Dr. D. T. Jayawardhana – Faculty of Applied Sciences
Prof. N. Kottegoda – Faculty of Applied Sciences
Prof. L. D. C. Peiris – Faculty of Applied Sciences
Dr. M. M. Weerasekara – Faculty of Applied Sciences
Dr. T. G. I. Fernandoo – Faculty of Applied Sciences
Dr. C. Jeewandara – Faculty of Medical Sciences
Dr. S. Prathapan – Faculty of Medical Sciences
Prof. C. A. Wanigatunge – Faculty of Medical Sciences
Miss. A. Kamaladasa – Faculty of Medical Sciences
Dr. C. P. Gunasekara – Faculty of Medical Sciences
Mr. L. Gomas – Faculty of Medical Sciences
Dr. S. Ranasinghe – Faculty of Medical Sciences
Ms. T. N. Adhikari – Centre for Dengue Research, Faculty of Medical Sciences
Dr. N. L. A. Shamali – Faculty of Medical Sciences
D. Ariyaratne – Centre for Dengue Research, Faculty of Medical Sciences
S. P. Dayaratne – Ecological Economics, Management, Valuation
R. H. Fernando – Centre for Dengue Research, Faculty of Medical Sciences
Dr. S. Fernandoo – Centre for Dengue Research, Faculty of Medical Sciences
I. K. Liyanage – Faculty of Medical Sciences
M. K. T. Perera – Centre for Dengue Research, Faculty of Medical Sciences
S. A. Paranavitane – Centre for Dengue Research, Faculty of Medical Sciences
N. Wickramasinghe – Centre for Dengue Research, Faculty of Medical Sciences