The President’s Awards 2016 for Scientific Publication

The President’s Awards 2016 for Scientific Publication

The President’s Awards for Scientific Publication was held on 22nd November 2016. This year, 45 of University of Colombo scientific affiliations were received awards for their research published in 2014. The ceremony was graced by His Excellency the President Maithripala Sirisena, the Hon. Minister of Science, Technology and Research and the Hon. State Minister of Science, Technology and Research.

The awardees list as follows.

NameSubject Area
Professor Daya Ratnasooriya
Professor Upul SonnadaraPhysics
Professor Nadira KarunaweeraMedicine
Professor Shiroma Handunnetti
Professor Jennifer PereraMedicine
Professor K. P. HewagamageInformation technology
Professor N. KarunaweeraMedicine
Professor P. H. AndraweeraMedicine
Professor C. ArambepolaCommunity Medicine
Professor G. R. ConstantineCardiology
Professor R. S. DassanayakeMolecular Biology
Professor E. D. de SilvaNatural Products Chemistry
Professor K. M. N. de SilvaMaterials Chemistry & Nanotechnology
Professor V. A. de SilvaPsychiatry
Professor D. P. DissanayakePhysical Chemistry
Professor V. H. W. DissanayakeMedical Genetics
Professor S. D. FernandoParasitology
Professor C. A. GnanathasanInternal Medicine & Toxinology
Professor R. GoonaratneMedicine
Professor S. GunawardenaMedical Parasitology
Professor S. M. HandunnettiImmunology
Professor R. HanwellaPsychiatry
Professor J. K. D. S. JayanettiSolid State Physics
Professor R. W. JayasekaraHuman Genetics
Professor S. Jayasinghe Medicine
Professor R. JayawardenaNutrition
Professor E. H. KarunanayakeBiochemistry and Molecular Biology
Professor N. D. KarunaweeraMedical Parasitology
Professor H. S. KathriarachchiMolecular Plant Systematics
Professor P. KatulandaDiabetes & Endocrinology
Professor S. W. KotagamaZoology
Professor A. M. OlupeliyawaMedical Education
Professor J. PereraMicrobiology
Professor G. PonnamperumaMedical Education
Professor L. C. RajapaksaCommunity Medicine
Professor S. RajapakseMedicine
Professor P. RanasinghePharmacology
Professor C. P. RatnayakeOrnithology, Behavioural Ecology
Professor C. RodrigoGeneral Medicine
Professor W. W. P. RodrigoMolecular Biology & Biotechnology
Professor P. SoysaBiochemistry
Professor P. V. UdagamaImmuno-Parasitology
Professor V. P. WickramasigheMedicine (Paediatrics)
Professor G. WickramasingheMicrobiology (Virology)
Professor R. WijesunderaPlant Pathology

Reference: www.nrc.gov.lk