Abstract/ Conference Procedings

Abstract/ Conference Procedings in year 2015

1
Adhikari D, Dassanayake BS, Diasanayake MAKL, Senadeera GKR, CA Thotawattage, CdS quantum dot sensitized solar cells by silar method. PGIS Research Congress, Postgraduate Institute of Science, University of Peradeniya, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka; 10th Oct. 2015

 


2
Alakolanga A, Jayasinghe L, Kumar NS. Inhibition of Carbohydrate hydrolysing enzyme activities by Flacourtia inermis fruit extracts, International Conference on Agricultural, Ecological and Medical Sciences (AEMS-2015), Penang, Malaysia, 10th-11th, Feb.

 


3
Amaraweera THNG, Wijayasinghe HWMAC, Balasooriya NWB,, Attanayake ANB, Mellander B-E, Dissanayake MAKL. Development of Sri Lankan vein graphite and low-cost synthesized materials for lithium-ion rechargeable batteries, Proceedings, 2nd International conference on Energy, 2015, 23.

 


4
Attanayake AMKC, Karunaratne LTM, Fernando WIT, Kumar NS, Jayasinghe L. Lipase and amylase inhibitory activity of Cuminium cyminum seed extracts. Proceedings of the Peradeniya Univ. International Research Sessions, Sri Lanka (iPURSE), 19, 342.

 


5
Balasooriya NWB, Hewathilake HPTS, Somarathna RMUM, Wijayasinghe HWMAC, Rohitha LPS, Pitawala HMTGA. Physical and chemical purification of Sri Lankan flake graphite and vein graphite, Proceedings, 5th International Symposium of South Eastern University of Sri Lanka, (ISBN 978-955-627-063-1) 2015, 1563 - 166.

 


6
Bandara T, Yathavakulasingam T, Vithanage M. Role of biochar as a bioamendment to reduce heavy metals translocation in to Zea mays plants. 13th International Conference on the Biogeochemistry of Trace Element (ICOBTE 2015), Fukuoka, Japan, 12-16 July 2015.

 


7
Benjamin SP and Clayton CI. Monophyly and Phylogenetic placement of the crab spider genus PagidaSimon, 1895 (Araneae: Thomisidae) with the description of P.salticiformis, P. pseudorchestes, and a novel species. 3rd Conference of Asian Society of Arachnology, Nov 16-19, Amravati, India.

 


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Benjamin SP. Advances in the understanding of the phylogeny of crab spiders (Araneae: Dionycha, Thomisidae). 3rd Conference of Asian Society of Arachnology, Nov 16-19, Amravati, India.

 


9
Chathuranga K, Weththasinghe P, Jayathilake C, Rizliy V, Fenando P, Jayawardana B C, Vidanarachchi J, Liyanage R. Processed Mung Bean (Vignaradiata L.) Incorporated Diets Modulate Serum Lipid and Glucose Concentrations in Wistar Rats. iPURS, 5th -6th November 2015, University of Peradeniya.

 


10
Dahanayake PS, Jayasinghe L, Kodithuwakku SP, Wijayagunawardane MPB. Pregnancy Diagnosis of Cattle using different extracts of Tragia involucrate L. (Welkahambiliya Leaves). Proceedings of the Faculty of Agriculture Undergraduate Research Symposium, 1stDec. 2015.

 


11
Charles WKDGDR, Subasinghe ND, de Silva N, Pitawala HMTGA. Vertical Cross Section of Eppawala Carbonatite Intrusion Based on Magnetic Data. (2015) Proceedings of the 31st Technical Session of Geological Society of Sri Lanka. p.3.

 


12
De Silva JLNR, Illeperuma DCK, Madhujith T, Liyanage R, Jayathilake C, Visvanathan R, Investigating Physicochemical and Sensory Properties of Coconut oil Extracted from Three Different Varietal sub-forms of Coconut, Proceedings of the Faculty of Agriculture Undergraduate Research Symposium, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka; 12/2015.

 


13
Dharmapriya PL, Malaviarachchi SPK, Galli A, Su B-X, Subasinghe ND, Dissanayake CB. Formation of Garnet + Corundum during Isobaric Cooling of UHT Metapelites in the Highland Complex, Sri Lanka. Proceedings of the 31st Technical Session of Geological Society of Sri Lanka. p.14.

 


Abstract/ Conference Procedings in year 2014

1
Alakolanga, A.G.A.W.; Jayasinghe, L.; Kumar, N.S. Flacourtiainermis fruit extracts: a potential source of nutritionally useful compounds. Proceedings of the Peradeniya Univ. International Research Sessions, Sri Lanka (iPURSE), 2014, 18, 454.

 


2
Amarasinghe, K.V.L.; Senaviratne, V.A.; Bandara, L.R.A.K.; Dissanayake M.A.K.L. Electrical And FTIR Study of Fumed Silica Based Gel Electrolytes; (Tetraglyme)nKIand (Ethylene Glycol)nKI.   Proc.14th Asian Conference on Solid State Ionics (ACSSI 2014), Singapore, 23-27 June ,2014 p 512.

 


3
Amarasinghe, M.; Dissanayake, M.A.K.L.; Dassanayake, B.S.; SenadeeraG.K.R.; Thotawatthage,C.A. Effect of the nano-structure of TiO2photoanodes on the performance of dyesensitized solar cells.  Proceedings of the Peradeniya University International Research Sessions (iPURSE), 4th& 5th July 2014  p497.

 


4
Amarasinghe, K.V.L.; Senaviratne, V.A.; Bandara, L.R.A.K.; Dissanayake, M.A.K.L.Ionic conductivity and FTIR study of tetraglyme/KI/fumed silica gel polymer electrolyte. Proceedings of the Peradeniya University International Research Sessions (i-PURSE), 4th& 5th July 2014,  p 465.

 


5
Amarasinghe, H.E.; Clayton, C.I.; Mallon.E.B. Methylation and worker reproduction in the bumblebee (Bombusterrestris).Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 2014, 281 (1780): 20132502 DOI:10.1098/rspb.2013.2502.

 


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Amarasinghe, K.V.L.; Bandara, L.R.A.K; Dissanayake M.A.K.L.; SeneviratneV.A.Synthesis and characterization of ethylene glycol/KI/ fumed silica gel electrolyte.   Proceedings of the Postgraduate Institute of Science Research Congress, Sri Lanka: 10th – 11th October, 2014, p 130.

 


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Amaraweera, G.; Wijayasinghe, A; Dissanayake M.A.K.L.; Millander, B-E.Li(Ni1/3 Mn1/3Co1/3xMx)O2, M = Na, Mg, Ba and X = 0 - 0.33 as potential cathode material for rechargeable Li-ion batteries.  Proceedings, 14th Asian Conference on Solid State Ionics (ACSSI, 2014) Singapore, 2014.

 


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Amaraweera, G.; Balassoriya, N.; Wijayasinghe, A.; Attanayake, N.; Millander,B-E.; Dissanayake. L. Development of Sri Lankan natural vein graphite as anode material for lithium-ion rechargeable batteries,Proceedings,  14th  Asian Conference on Solid State Ionics (ACSSI, 2014), Singapore, 2014

 


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Amaraweera, G.; Wijayasinghe, A.; Millander B-E.; Dissanayake, L. Development of electrodes based on Li(Ni1/3Mn1/3Co1/3)O2 synthesized by the Glycine Nitrate Combustion method and natural vein graphite for the Li-ion rechargeable batteries, Lithium battery power-2014, USA, 2014.

 


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Amaraweera, T.H.N.G.;Balasooriya, N.W.B.; Wijayasinghe, H.W.M.A.C.; Attanayake, A.N.B.; Mellander B.-E.; DissanayakeM.A.K.L. Development of Sri Lankan Vein Graphite and Low Cost Synthesized Materials for Lithium-ion Rechargeable batteries, HETC Symposium, 2014

 


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Amaraweera,T.H.N.G.; Balasooriya, N.W.B.; Wijayasinghe, H.W.M.A.C.; Attanayake A.N.B.; Dissanayake, M.A.K.L. Performance of Sri Lankan vein graphite/Li(Ni1/3Co1/3Mn1/3)O2 based lithium ion rechargeable battery, PGIS Congress, 2014.

 


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Amaraweera, T.H.N.G.; Balasooriya, N.W.B.; Wijayasinghe, H.W.M.A.C.; Attanayaka, A.N.B.; Dissanayake, M.A.K.L.; B.-E.Mellander. Development of Sri Lankan Natural Vein, Graphite As Anode Material For Lithium-Ion, Rechargeable Batteries.  Proc.14th Asian Conference on Solid State Ionics (ACSSI 2014), Singapore, 23-27 June 2014, p 252.

 


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Amaraweera, T.H.N.G.; Balasooriya, N.W.B.; Wijayasinghe, H.W.M.A.C.; Attanayake, A.N.B.; Mellander B.E.; Dissanayake M.A.K.L. Development of Sri Lankan vein graphite and Li(Ni1/3Co1/3Mn1/3)O2 based electrode for lithium ion rechargeable batteries. Proceedings of the Postgraduate Institute of Science Research Congress, Sri Lanka:10th – 11th October, 2014, p 108.

 


14
Amiyangoda, A.G.T.R.; Rathnayake, N.; Karunarathna, N.;Wijayasinghe,A. Investigation on structural modification of Sri Lankan natural vein graphite for Na-ion intercalation,Annual Research Symposium of the UvaWellassa University,2014.

 


15
Attanayake, A.M.K.C.; Fernando, P.H.P.; Jayasinghe, U.L.B.; Fernanado, W.I.T. Use of some common spices as functional food. SLAYS 2nd  International Conference, 13th-14th Nov.2014. pp. 53.

 


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Bandara, H.M.S.K.H.; Kumar, N.S.;Jayasinghe, L.;Masubuti, H.; Fujimoto, Y. Chemistry and bioactivity of secondary metabolites from Aspergillusniger associated with Musa sp. Proceedings of the Peradeniya Univ. International Research Sessions, Sri Lanka (iPURSE), 2014, 18, 457.

 


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Batagalla, B.W.S.N.K.;Dissanayake, D.M.R.E.A.; Wijerathne, H.M.S.M.; Priyantha, H.M.D.N.; Iqbal,M.C.M. Biosorption of Fuchsine from aqueous solution by seed pod powder of Giant sensitive tree (Mimosa pigra). 2nd International Symposium on, Driving research towards economy: Opportunities and challenges. IFS Kandy, 13-14 November, 2014, p. 37.

 


18
Benjamin, S.P.; Clayton C.I.; Athukorala, N.P. 2014.Systematic status of the crab spider genus Pagida with a re-description of the type Pagidasalticiformis.Wayamba International Conference, Wayamba, Sri Lanka.

 


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Bokalawella, S,H,K.;Dissanayake, D.M.R.E.A.; Iqbal, M.C.M.Removal efficiency of Fluoride ions from aqueous systems by biological materials. 2nd International Symposium on, Driving research towards economy: Opportunities and challenges. IFS Kandy, 13-14 November, 2014,p. 59.

 


20
De Silva, G.G.E.H.; Gunawardena, D.C.; Kumar, N.S.; Jayasinghe, L.; Fujimoto, Y. Chemistry and bioactivity of the fruits of Aeglemarmelos. Proceedings of the Peradeniya Univ. International research Sessions, Sri Lanka (iPURSE), 2014, 18, 495.

 


21
Dharmapriya, P.L.; Malaviarachchi, S.P.K.; Subasinghe, N.D.; Dissanayake, C.B.P-T Evolution of Garnet-SillimaniteGranulites with Corundum Inclusions from the Highland Complex, Sri Lanka.Proceedings of the 30th Annual Technical Sessions, Geol. Soc. Sri Lanka, 2014,  p.13-16.

 


22
Dharmaratne, M.P.J.; Manoraj, A.; Bandara, B.M.R.; Thevanesam, V.; Kumar,N.S.; Ekanayake, E.M.W.A. Invitro antibacterial activity of aqueous extracts of Phyllanthusemblica fruit against some multidrug-resistant human pathogens. Proc. PGIS Research Congress.2014, p 91.

 


23
Dharmaratne, M.P.J.; Manoraj, A.; Bandara, B.M.R.; Thevanesam, V.; Kumar,N.S.; Ekanayake, E.W.M.A. In Vitro antibacterial activity of aqueous extracts ofTerminaliachebulaandTerminaliabellirica against multi-drug resistant human pathogens.Proc.Peradeniya University International Research Sessions  (iPURSE)2014, 18, p 417.

 


24
Dharmaratne, M.P.J.; Manoraj, A.; Bandara, B.M.R.; Thevanesam, V.; Kumar, N.S.; Ekanayake, E.M.W.A. In vitro antibacterial activity of aqueous extracts of Terminaliabellirica against somemultidrug-resistant human pathogens. Proc. Sri Lankan SocMicrobiolog (SSM) – 3rd Annual Scientific Session. 2014, 2,p 14.

 


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Dissanayake, D.M.R.E.A.; Wijesinghe, W.M.K.E.H.; Iqbal, S.S.; Priyantha, H.M.D.N.; Iqbal, M. C.M. Adsorption of Pb(II) by leaves of Bird's Nest fern (Asplenium nidus). PGIS Research Congress. Postgraduate Institute of Science, University of Peradeniya , Sri Lanka,11th October, 2014, p. 12.

 


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Dissanayake, D.M.R.E.A.; Chathuranga, P. K. D.; Perera, P.I.; Iqbal, M. C.M. Adsorption of Pb(II) by Hydrilla verticillata biosorbent column. Peradeniya University International Research Sessions. University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka,4th-5th July,2014, p. 15.

 


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Dissanayake, D.M.R.E.A.; Wijesinghe, W.M.K.E.H.; Iqbal, S.S.; Priyantha, H.M.D.N.; Iqbal, M.C.M. Use of Mimosa pigra seed pod powder to remove aqueous Pb(II). 3rd International Symposium on Water Quality and Human Health: Challenges Ahead.PGIS, Peradeniya,27-28 June, 2014, p. 34.

 


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Dissanayake, D.M.R.E.A.; Wijesinghe, W.M.K.E.H.; Iqbal, S.S.; Priyantha, H.M.D.N.; Iqbal, M.C.M. Potential use of two different plant species in Ni(II) biosorption. 2nd International Symposium on, Driving research towards economy: Opportunities and challenges. IFS Kandy,13-14 November, 2014,p. 58.

 


29
DissanayakeM.A.K.L. (Invited).   Optimization Of Iodide Ion Conductivity In Electrolytes For Dye Sensitized Solar Cells.  Proc.14th Asian Conference on Solid State Ionics (ACSSI 2014), Singapore, 23-27 June 2014 p 47.

 


30
Ekanayake, E.M.T., Seneviratne, V.A.; Dissanayake, M.A.K.L. et al.  Performance of TiO2 as Cathode Material In Rechargeable Mg Batteries with Polyethylene Oxide based Gel Electrolyte.  Proc.14th Asian Conference on Solid State Ionics (ACSSI 2014), Singapore, 23-27 June 2014, p 169.

 


31
Gunasegaram, S.;Weththasinghe, P.; Liyanage, R.;  Jayawardana, B.C.; Vidanarachchi, J.K. Investigation in vivo hypolipidemic, hypoglycemic and antioxidative capacity of Banana blossom(Musa Spp.)incorporated experimental diets in Wistar rats fed with cholesterol. Sri Lanka Acadomy os Young Scientist (SLAYS) symposium, National Institute of Fundamental Studies. November 2014.

 


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Gunasegaram, S.; Liyanage,R.;Jayawardana, B.C.; Fernando, P.S.;  Vidanarachchi,J.K..Investigatingin vivo,hypolipidemic,hypoglycemic and antioxidative capacity of Banana Blossom incorporated experimental diets in Wistar rats fed with cholesterol.Proceeding of the International Peradeniya University Research Sessions (iPURS), July 2014.

 


33
Gunasekara, R.D.A.; Seneviratne, G.; Gunatilleke, I.A.U.N.; Gunatilleke, C.V.S.; Gunaratne, A.M.T.A. Effectiveness of biofilmedbiofertilizer on the establishment of native tree species in Knuckles forest reserve, Sri Lanka. Proceedings of the Postgraduate Institute of Science Research Congress, Sri Lanka, 10-11 October 2014, p. 20.

 


34
Henagamage, A.P.; Seneviratne, G.; Abayasekera, C.; Kodikara, K.M.S. Preliminary screening of fungal and bacterial strains to develop beneficial biofilms. Postgraduate Institute of Science Research Congress, Sri Lanka, 10-11 October 2014, p. 70.

 


35
Herath, E.; Seneviratne M.; Seneviratne, G. Rice root cyanobacterial interactions with a developed cyanobacterial biofilm and its monocultures, Proceedings of the Peradeniya University International Research Sessions, Sri Lanka, Vol. 18, 4th-5th July 2014, p. 579.

 


36
Herath, I.; Vithanage, M. Role of biochar on metal ion release kinetics and phytotoxicity reduction in serpentine soils in Sri Lanka.The 20th world congress of soil science, Jeju, Korea, 8-13 June 2014.

 


37
Herath, I.; Vithanage, M.; Rajakaruna, N.; Navaratne,A.;  Wickremasinghe, S.  The addition of biochar to serpentine soils reduces metal ion release and phytotoxicity in tomato plants. The 8th international conference serpentine ecology 2014, Sabah, Malaysia, 9-13 June, 2014.

 


38
Herath, I.; Vithanage M. Biochar derived from a bioenergy production industry for immobilization and phytotoxicity reduction of Cr in tannery waste polluted soils. Contaminated Land, Ecological Assessment and Remediation (CLEAR 2014) conference, Chuncheon, Korea, 5-8 October, 2014.

 


39
Hettiarachchi, R.P.; Dharmakeerthi, R.S.; Seneviratne, G.; Jayakody, A.N.; de Silva, E., Gunathilake, T.; Thewarapperuma, A.; Maheepala, C.K. Availability and leaching of nutrients after biofilm biofertiliser applications into a Red Yellow Podsolic soil. Proceedings of the 5th Symposium on Plantation Crop Research, BMICH, Colombo. 15-17 October 2014, pp. 195-203.

 


40
Hettiarachchi, R.P.; Dharmakeerthi, R.S.; Jayakody, A.N.; Seneviratne, G.; de Silva, E., Gunathilake, T.; Thewarapperuma, A. Influence on shoot and root growth of Hevea nursery plants at field condition by application of biofilmedbiofertilizers. International Forestry and Environment Symposium.24-25 October,2014, Aliya Resort and Spa, Sigiriya.p. 125.

 


41
Illangasinghe, S.; Wijesekara, H.; Vithanage, M.; Udawatte, C.P.; Application of Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy for the identification of treated sapphires in Sri Lanka.The 4th International Gem & Jewelry Conference (GIT 2014) at Holiday Inn Chiangmai, Thailand. 8-9 December 2014 and PostConference Excursion in Phrae-Sukhothai, Thailand on 10-12December, 2014.

 


42
Ileperuma, C.V.K..; Jayasinghe, L.; Yakandawala, D.M.D.; Kumar, N.S. A re-assessment of species boundaries of the GeneusMonochoria (Pontederiaceae) in Sri Lanka using phytochemical data.Proceedings of the Peradeniya Univ. International Research Sessions, Sri Lanka (iPURSE), 2014, 18, 589.

 


43
Jayaraman, N ; Wijayasinghe,H.W.M.A.C. Synthesis and electricalcharacterization of NaxM1-xO, M = Co and Mn compositions,, 70thAnnual Sessions of SLAAS, 2014.

 


44
Jayarathna, B.G.S.; Jayawardana, B.C.; Vidanarachchi, J.K.; Liyanage, R. Development of probiotic vegan yoghurt.Proceeding of the International Peradeniya University Research Sessions (iPURS), July 2014.

 


45
Jayarathna, R.A.; Pitawala, H.M.J.C.; Dissanayake M.A.K.L. Effect of TiO2nano filler on ionic conductivity of poly (ethylene oxide) based gel polymer electrolyte for magnesium ion batteries. Proc. Uva Wellassa University Research Symposium, 2014.

 


46
Jayasinghe, L. Edible fruits and associated fungi as sources of bioactive compounds, Proceedings of 2nd Humboldt Kolleg in conjunction with International Conference on Natural Sciences, Malang, Indonesia, 25th-28th Sept., 2014, p. 17.

 


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Jayasinghe, L.; Kumar, N.S.; Jaiswal, R.; Kuhnert, N. Profiling the procyanidins from Cinnammomumzeylanicum by liquid chromatography/ Tendam mass spectrometry. Proceedings of the Peradeniya Univ. International Research Sessions, Sri Lanka (iPURSE), 2014,18, 458.

 


48
Jayathilaka, P.B.; Pathiraja, G.C.; Subasinghe, N.D.; Bandara, A.; Nanayakkara, N., Anode materials comparison and selection for the efficient electrochemical oxidation of phenol in water, International Conference of Peradeniya University of Sri Lanka 2014, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, 4-5 July 2014.

 


49
Jayathilaka, P.B.; Pathiraja, G.C.; Subasinghe, N.D.; Bandara, A.;  Nanayakkara, N. Anodic oxidation methods of water management and treatment. Third International Symposium on Water Quality and Human Health. Postgraduate Institute of Science, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, 27- 28 June 2014.

 


50
Jayathilaka, P.B.; Pathiraja, G.C.; Subasinghe, N.D.; Bandara, A.;  Nanayakkara, N. Ti/IrO2-Sb2O3 optimized anode material for phenol contaminated water treatment. PGIS research congress, Postgraduate Institute of Science, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, 11 October 2014.

 


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Jayawardhana,Y.; Mayakaduwa, S.; Kumarathilaka, P.;  Karunarathna, A.; Basnayake, B.F.A.; Kawamoto, K.; Nagamori, M.; Takeshi Saito, Vithanage, M.  Potential use of municipal solid waste biochar for the remediation of toluene generated from the Gohagoda landfill site, Sri Lanka. 5th International Conference on Sustainable Built Environment (ISCBE), 12-15 December, 2014.

 


52
Karunarathne K.R.S.; Wijayasinghe, H.W.M.A.C.Investigations on synthesis and electrical conductivity behavior of magnesium cobalt oxide,Annual Research Symposium of the UvaWellassa University,2014.

 


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Karunarathne, R.M.W.C.K.; Niyangoda, D.; Kumar, N.S.; Jayasinghe, L. Underutilized edible fruits: Beyond the nutritional value. Proceedings of the Peradeniya Univ. International Research Sessions,  Sri Lanka (iPURSE), 2014,18, 466.

 


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Keerthiratne, T.; Weerasekera, D. K.; Magana-Arachchi, D.N.; Dissanayake, N.L.A. Identification of a Non-tuberculous mycobacterium (NTM) belonging to Mycobacterium chelonae- Mycobacterium abscessus (MCAG) using SYBR green mediated real-time PCR – Annual Scientific Sessions of the Sri Lankan Society for Microbiology (SSM), 24th October 2014, p. 29.

 


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Keerthirathne, M.P.G.H.P.; Jayasinghe U.L.B.; Wijegunawardane, M.P.B.  Leaves of Tragia involucrate act as an indicator for pregnancy detection in Cattle, Proceedings of Faculty of Agriculture Undergraduate Research Symposium, 2014, 103.

 


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Kohila, J.; Dissanayake, M.A.K.L.; Senadeera, G.K.R.; Thotawatthage, C.A.; Balashangar, K.; Ravirajan P.  Annealing effect of CdS thin films prepared by chemical bath deposition method.  Proc.Int. Conf. on Materials Science & Technology (ICMST), Indonesia, October, 2014.

 


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Kumara, Y.H.P.S.N.; Salgadu, M.A.; Weerasekera, D.K.; Nishananthan, K.; Ranasinghe, K.K.U.S.; Pushpakumara, P.G.A.; De Silva, L.N.A.; Magana-Arachchi, D.N.; Jinadasa, R.N.; Alexander, P.A. B.D.; Amarasinghe, A.A.A.W.K. A case of bovine tuberculosis in a buffalo herd in Sri Lanka – Annual Scientific Sessions of the Sri Lanka Veterinary Association, 20thJune 2014, p 6.

 


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Kumara, Y.H.P.S.N.; Salgadu, M.A.; Nishananthan, K.; Weerasekera, D.K.; Magana-Arachchi, D.N.; Pushpakumara, P.G.A.; De Silva, L.N.A.; Alexander, P.A.B.D.; Jinadasa, R.N.; Amarasinghe, A.A.A. W K. Detection of bovine tuberculosis in Sri Lanka using molecular techniques – Proceedings of the One Health International Conference, 5-6th September 2014, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka. Pg 24.

 


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Kumari, H.B.J.; Vithanage, M.; Dissanayake, D.M.S.H.; Rajakaruna, R.M.P.; Seneviratne, G.Novel bio-amendments for phytotoxicity reduction of heavy metals in contaminated soil.6th Annual Research Symposium proceedings, Faculty of Agriculture, Rajarata University of Sri Lanka, 2nd July 2014.p. 18.

 


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Kumarathilaka, P.; Wijesekara, H.; Basnayake,B.F.A.; Kawamoto, K.; Nagamori, M.; Saito, T.; Vithanage, M. Determination of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) in Gohagoda municipal solidwaste landfill leachate, Sri Lanka. 5th International  Conference on Sustainable Built Environment (ISCBE), 12-15 December, 2014.

 


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Kumarathilaka,S.M.P.R.; Vithanage, M.; Oze, C.; Indraratne, S.P. Removal of nickel and organic carbon in the presence of perchlorate in serpentine soils; Implications for Martian regolith. Peradeniya University International Research Sessions. 4-5 July, 2014.

 


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Kuruppuarachchi, K.A.J.M.; Madurapperuma, B.D.; Seneviratne, G. Factors controlling plant biomass carbon sequestration in tropical forests of Sri Lanka.19th International Forestry and Environment Symposium.24-25 October 2014, Aliya Resort and Spa, Sigiriya.p. 50.

 


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Kuruppuarachchi, K.A.J.M.; Seneviratne, G.; Madurapperuma, B.D.A comparison of litterfall and floor litter in selected dry/wet zone forests of Sri Lanka. Proceedings of the Peradeniya University International Research Sessions, Sri Lanka, Vol. 18, 4th-5th July 2014. p. 516.

 


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Kuruppuarachchi, K.A.J.M.; De Mel, P.K.J.; Singhakumara, B.M.P.; Madurapperuma, B.D.; Seneviratne, G. (2014) Plant species composition and their contribution to biomass carbon stock in three selected forests of Sri Lanka. 19th International Forestry and Environment Symposium.24-25 October 2014, Aliya Resort and Spa, Sigiriya.p. 66.

 


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Liyanaarachchie, L.C.P.T.; Bandara, B.M.R.; Jayasinghe, L.; Gunatilaka, M. α-amylase and αglucisidase inhibitory and antioxidant activities of three Sri Lankan plants.Proceedings of the Peradeniya Univ. International Research Sessions, Sri Lanka (iPURSE), 2014, 18, 310.

 


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Liyanaarachchie, L.C.P.T.; Gunatilake, M.; Bandara, B.M.R.; Jayasinghe, L. Dose selection for  long term administration of different extracts of Canariumzeylanicum(retz.) Blumestembark for studying antidiabetic potential, abstracts of papers, Proceedings of the Inaugural Scientific Conference, Sri Lanka Association for Laboratory Animal Science,Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo, 24th – 26th January,2014, 41.

 


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Liyanaarachchie, L.C.P.T.; Gunatilake, M.; Bandara, B.M.R.;Jayasinghe, L. In vitro and in vivoantidiabetic activities of Canariumzeylanicum bark extracts, PGIS Research Congress, University of Peradeniya,11th Oct.2014.

 


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Liyanage, H.M.; Magana–Arachchi, D.N.; Chandrasekharan, N.V.; Kulasooriya, S.A.  Detection and quantification of cylindrospermopsin in water reservoirs of Sri Lanka using high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC).Third International Symposium on Water Quality and Human Health: Challenges Ahead. 27-28th June 2014, p-25.

 


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Manthirathna, M.A.N.C.; Amaraweera, T.H.N.G.; Wijayasinghe, H.W.M.A.C.; Balasooriya N.W.B.; AttanayakeA.N.B. Surface-Coated Sri Lankan Vein Graphite for Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery Electrodes.Proceedings, 30th Annual Sessions of the Geological Society of Sri Lanka, 2014.

 


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Mathanaranjan, T; Nanayakkara, A; Perera, S.P.C. Improving the accuracy of eigenvalues determined by Asymptotic Energy Expansionmethod, Proceedings PGIS Research Congress 1, 101, 2014.

 


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Medawatte W.W.M.B.A.; Amarasinghe J.; Iqbal M.C.M.; Ranwala S.M.W. Effect of clearance of early pioneer species to restore dry forests in Sri Lanka. The 34th Annual Sessions of the Institute of Biology, 26th September 2014, SLIDA

 


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Manawasinghe, I.S.; Seneviratne, G.; Zakeel, M.C.M,; Singhalage, I.D. Evolution of an introduced biofilmedbiofertilizer in a microbial environment (Abstract), 6th Annual Research Symposium proceedings, Faculty of Agriculture, Rajarata University of Sri Lanka, 2nd July 2014, p. 71.

 


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Manawasinghe, I.S.; Seneviratne, G.; Zakeel, M.C.M.; Singhalage, I.D. Fungal-bacterial biofilm application improved rice root endophytic microbial colonization. International Symposium of Sri Lanka Association of Young Scientists, NIFS, Kandy, 2014, p. 49.

 


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Mayakaduwa, S.S.; Kumarathilaka, S.M.P.R.; Mohan, D.; Vithanage, M. Carbofuran interaction with biochar derived from disposable tea waste., The International Conference on Contaminated Land, Ecological Assessment and Remediation (CLEAR 2014), Chuncheon, South Korea, 5-8 October, 2014.

 


75
Oze, C.; Vithanage,M.; Kumarathilaka,S.M.P.R.; Indraratne, S.P.; Horton, T.W.; Potential influence of perchlorate on organic carbon in martian regolith. 2014 AGU fall meeting, San Francisco, United States. 15-19 December, 2014.

 


76
Padmathilake, K.G.E.; Kumar, N.S.;Jayasinghe, L.; Fujimoto, Y. Chemistry of some secondary metabolites from an endophyte isolated from the seeds of Pouteriacampechiana. Proceedings of the Peradeniya Univ. International Research Sessions, Sri Lanka (iPURSE), 2014,18, 456.

 


77
Perera, O.S.; Weththasinghe, P.; Liyanage, R.;Jayawardana, B.C.; Vidanaarachchi, J.K.; Sivakanesan, R. Nutritional properties and antioxidant content of commonly consumed cowpea cultivars in Sri Lanka. Proceeding of the International Peradeniya University Research Sessions (iPURS), July 2014.

 


78
Perera, O.S.;Liyanage, R.; Weththasinghe, P.; Jayawardana, B.C.; Vidanaarachchi,  J.K.; Fernando, P. and Sivakanesan, R. Effect of raw and processed cowpea incorporated diets on serum lipids and serum antioxidant capacity in Wistar rats. Proceeding of the Wayamba International Conference (Winc), August, 2014.

 


79
Perera, S.A.T.A.; Tirimanne, T.L.S.; Seneviratne, G.; Kulasooriya, S.A. Water stress-induced biofilm formation by inoculated Azorhizobiumcaulinodans ORS 571 on rice roots. The First Global Soil Biodiversity Conference, December 2-5, 2014, Dijon, France.

 


80
Piyasena, K.G.N.P.; Jayasinghe, L.; Kumar, N.S.; Fujimoto, Y.Two sesquiterpenedilactones from unidentified endophytic fungus from Mikaniascandens.Proceedings of the Peradeniya Univ. International Research Sessions, Sri Lanka (iPURSE), 2014,18, 463.

 


81
Premetilake, M.M.S.N.; Ratnayake, R.R.;Kulasooriya, S.A.; Perera, G.A.D. Variation of the soil organic carbon sub pool along a chronosequence of age. 20th World Congress of Soil Science, June 813, 2014, Jeju, Korea.

 


82
Premetilake, M.M.S.N.;Ratnayake, R.R.; Kulasooriya, S.A.; Perera, G.A.D. Soil acidification and its influence on soil organic carbon levels along a chronosequence of Eucalyptus grandis plantations in Sri Lanka.Proceedings of the Peradeniya University International Research Sessions, Sri Lanka, 2014, Vol. 18.p.583.

 


83
Premetilake M.M.S.N.;Ratnayake, R.R.; Kulasooriya, S.A.; Perera, G.A.D.Variation of microbial community along a chronosequence of age in Eucalyptus grandis forest plantation and some other land uses in the intermediate zone of Sri Lanka .Proceedings of 1st Ruhuna International Science & Technology Conference, Sri Lanka, 2014, P118.

 


84
Premetilake M.M.S.N.; Ratnayake, R.R.; Kulasooriya, S.A.; Perera, G.A.D. Variation of litter nutrients along a chronosequence of age in Eucalyptus grandis plantation forests in Sri Lanka. Proceedings of Post graduate institute of Science. Peradeniya University of Sri Lanka, 2014, p.71.

 


85
Ranasinghe, U.G.S.L.; Samaraweera., P.; Benjamin., S.P. 2014, Generic diversity and distribution of goblin spiders (family: Oonopidae) in selected sites in Sri Lanka, p.451,  Peradeniya University International Research Sessions (iPURSE 2013).

 


86
Ranasinghe, U.G.S.L.; Benjamin, S.P.  Revisiting the diversity of Sri Lankan Oonopid spiders (Araneae): The Genus Ischnothyreus, Wayamba International Conference - WinC2014 -Wayamba University of Sri Lanka, Kuliyapitiya, Sri Lanka.

 


87
Rathnayaka, G.R.N.; Wicktamaratne, M.N.; Kumar, N.S.; Jayasinghe, L. Bioactivity screening of the knotty protuberances in the bark of Zanthoxylumbudrunga.Proceedings of the Peradeniya Univ. International Research Sessions, Sri Lanka (iPURSE), 2014,18, 455.

 


88
Ratnayake, R.R.; Rosanthan,T.; Gnanavelrajah, N. Soil organic carbon fractions, aggregate stability, nutrient availability and their interrelationships in tropical cropping systems. 20th World Congress of Soil Science, June 8-13, 2014, Jeju, Korea.

 


89
Ratnayake, R.R.; Perera, B.M.A.C.;  Rajapaksha, R.P.S.K.; Ekanayake,  E.M.H.G.S.; Gunaratne, H.M.A.C.; Kumara, R.K.G.K.A. Soil carbon sequestration and nutrient statuses of rice based farming systems in the dry zone of Sri Lanka. 2nd International Symposium on Driving Research towards Economy Opportunities and Challenges.13th – 14th November, 2014, Kandy, Sri Lanka.

 


90
Samanthi, K.A.M.; Nayanajalie, W.A.D.; Adikari A.M.J.B.; Liyanage, R .Dietary garlic (Allium sativum) supplementation on performance, meat quality and lipid profile in broilers.Proceeding of the6th Annual Symposium,Faculty of Agriculture, Rajarata University of Sri Lanka, July,2014.

 


91
Sarangika, H.N.M.; Weerasekera, W.A.R.B.; Senadeera, G.K.R.; Dissanayake, M.A.K.L.; Amarasinghe, K.V.L.; Divaratne,H.K.D.W.M.N.R.; Seneviratne V.A.Perfomances of TiO2 as cathode material in rechargeable Mg batteries with polyethylene oxide based gel electrolyte.  Proc.14th Asian Conference on Solid State Ionics (ACSSI 2014), Singapore, 23-27 June 2014, p 28.

 


92
Sarangika, H.N.M.; Weerasekera, W.A.R.B.; Senadeera, G.K.R.; Dissanayake, M.A.K.L.; Thotawatthage, C.A.;  Amarasinghe, K.V.L.; Seneviratne V.A. Use of carbon embedded TiO2 as cathode material in rechargeable Mg batteries with polyethylene oxide based gel electrolyte.  Proceedings of the Peradeniya University International Research Sessions (i-PURSE), 4th& 5th July 2014,  p 469.

 


93
Sarangika, H.N.M.; Senadeera, G.K.R.; Thotawatthage, C.A.; Dissanayake M.A.K.L. Electrochromic smart windows based on chitosan gel polymer electrolyte and lithium salts.Proceedings of the Postgraduate Institute of Science Research Congress, Sri Lanka: 10th – 11th October, 2014, p 131

 


94
Sayanthooran, S.; Magana-Arachchi, D.N.; Sooriyapathirana, S.D.S.S.; Abeysekera, T.; Gunarathne, L. Environmentally Influenced Gene Expression in Chronic Kidney Disease Patients of the Dry Zone of Sri Lanka. Peradeniya University International Research Sessions (iPURSE) .4-5thJuly, 2014.Vol.18,p. 342.

 


95
Sayanthooran, S.; Magana-Arachchi, D.N.; Sooriyapathirana, S.D.S. S.; Abeysekera, T.; Gunarathne, L. Oxidative Stress Markers in Chronic Kidney Disease: Gene Expression Analysis in a Sri Lankan Population.2nd International symposium of The Sri Lanka Academy of Young Scientists (SLAYS) in partnership with National Institute of Fundamental Studies (NIFS) and Coordinating Secretariat for Science , Technology and Innovation (COSTI), 13-14th November 2014, p. 31.

 


96
Seneviratne, M.; Vithanage, M.; Madawala, H.M.S.P.; Seneviratne, G. The potential of biofilms developed from heavy metal resistant microbes to remove nickel ions in aqueous media. Proceedings of the Peradeniya University International Research Sessions, Sri Lanka, Vol. 18, 4th-5th July 2014,       p. 601.

 


97
Seneviratne, G. Microbial biofilms for various biotechnological applications.SLCARP International Agricultural Research Symposium, Sri Lanka Foundation Institute, Colombo, 11-12 August 2014.

 


98
Seneviratne, G. Are we wrong in conventional approach of agriculture? Third Summit of Science Academies of South Asia and General Assembly of Association of Academies and Societies of Sciences in Asia, New Delhi, India, 14-17 October 2014.

 


99
Seneviratne, G. Potential of biofilm biofertilizer in coconut cultivation. International Symposium on Organic Coconut Farming, Coconut Research Institute, Lunuwila, 28 Novermber 2014.

 


100
Seneviratne, M.; Seneviratne, G.; Vithanage, M. Removal of heavy metals and nutrients from wastewater using Aspergillusniger. International Conference on Sustainable Built Environment, Kandy, 12-15 December 2014.

 


101
Singhalage, I.D.; Wijepala, P.C.; Kahawandala, K.R.S.C.B.; Madawala, H.M.S.P.; Seneviratne, G. Biofilmedbiofertilizer reduce chemical fertilizer use in Strawberry (Fragaria x ananassa) (Abstract), Proceedings of the International Conference on Agriculture and Forestry 2014, 10th-11th June 2014, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 2014, p. 36.

 


102
Singhalage, I.D.; Senevirane, G.; Madawala, H.M.S.P.; Nugaliyaddha, M. Fungal-bacterial biofilms improve early vegetative growth of Strawberry (Fragaria x ananassa) over their monocultures (Abstract), Proceedings of the Peradeniya University International Research Sessions, Sri Lanka, Vol. 18, 4th-5th July 2014. p. 606.

 


103
Sivanesan K. S.; Medawatte W.W.M.A.B.; Iqbal M.C.M.; Soil properties of the Moraellaforest: a comparison with selected montane and lowland rain forests in Sri Lanka. 19th International Forestry and Environment Symposium. 24th& 25th October 2014.

 


104
Sivanathan, K.; Dissanayake, M.A.K.L.; Soundararajah Q.Y. Study of the performance variation of dye sensitize solar cells  with different pH of the mangosteen extract and comparison with commercial ruthenium dye.  Proc. WayambaInt.Conf.29th  August,  2014.

 


105
Somarathna, U.; Balasooriya N.W.B.; Wijayasinghe, H.W.M.A.C. Purification and Industrial applications of surface graphite,Annual Research Symposium, UvaWellassa University,2014.

 


106
Subasinghe, N.D.Prerequisites for science, technology and innovation policy making in Sri Lanka.Published in NAM S & T publications.International Workshop on ‘Science, Technology and Innovation’ (STI) Policy Making for Developing Countries; 27 Nov – 02 Dec. 2014.

 


107
Udayagee, K.P.P.; Vithanage, M.; Mowjood, M.I.M.; Senevirtane, G.; Seneviratne, M. Reduction of bioavailability and phytotoxicty of Pb(II) and Cu(II) in contaminated soils using bioamendments. 20th World Congress of Soil Science. 8-13 June 2014, Jeju, Korea.

 


108
Vithanage, M.; Bandara, T.; Hewage, B.; Herath, I.; Seneviratne, M.; Kumarathilaka, P.; Yapa, P.; Wekumbura, C.; Rajakaruna, P.; Dissanayake, S.; Seneviratne, G. Role of Fungal-Bacterial Biofilm and Woody Biochar on Soil Enzyme Activities and Ni Immobilization in Serpentine Soil. Contaminated Land, Ecological Assessment and Remediation (CLEAR 2014) conference, Chuncheon, Korea. 5-8 October 2014.

 


109
Vithanage, M., Almaroai, Y. A.; Herath, I.; Rajapaksha, A.U.; Sung, J.S.; Moon, D.H.; Ok, Y.S. Interactions of carbon nano tubes and biochar on phytotoxicity reduction of heavy metals in shooting range soils. The 20th world congress of soil science, Jeju, Korea, 8-13 June 2014.

 


110
Vithanage, M.; Wijesekara,S.S.R.M.D.H.R.; Kumarathilaka,S.M.P.R.; Kawamoto, K.; Basnayake, B.F.A. Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) in the Gohagoda municipal solid waste landfill leachate, Sri Lanka. The International Conference on Contaminated Land, Ecological Assessment and Remediation (CLEAR 2014), Chuncheon, South Korea, 5-8 October, 2014.

 


111
Vithanage, M.; Bandara, T.; Hewage, B.; Herath, I.; Seneviratne, M.; Kumarathilaka, P.; Yapa, P.; Wekumbura, C.; Rajakaruna, P.; Dissanayake, S.; Seneviratne, G. Role of Fungal-Bacterial Biofilm and Woody Biochar on Soil Enzyme Activities and Ni Immobilization in Serpentine Soil. Contaminated Land, Ecological Assessment and Remediation (CLEAR 2014), Chuncheon, Korea, 5-8 October 2014.

 


112
Waisundara, V.Y.; Watawana, M.I.; Jayawardena, N.The starch hydrolase inhibitory activity of five selected edible plants of Sri Lanka (poster presentation). 13 – 14 Nov 2014, SLAYS 2nd International Symposium, Kandy, Sri Lanka.

 


113
Waisundara, V.Y.; Watawana, M.I.; Jayawardena, N.The antioxidant & alpha-amylase inhibitory activities of five selected leafy vegetables in Sri Lanka (oral presentation).28 – 29 Aug 2014, Wayamba University International Conference, Kuliyapitiya, Sri Lanka.

 


114
Waisundara, V.Y.; Lee, Y.H.In vitro evaluation of the anti-hyperglycemic effects of Rooibos Tea (oral presentation).17 – 21 Aug 2014, 17th International Union of Food Science and Technology World Congress, Montreal, Canada.

 


115
Waisundara, V.Y.; Hashim, K.B. Shelf-life & sensory evaluation of two herb-infused oils (poster presentation).17 – 21 Aug 2014, 17th International Union of Food Science and Technology World Congress, Montreal, Canada.

 


116
Waisundara, V.Y.; Watawana, M.I.; Jayawardena, N. Comparison of the antioxidant properties of fermented teas (Kombucha) as functional food (poster presentation).17 – 21 Aug 2014, 17th International Union of Food Science and Technology World Congress, Montreal, Canada.

 


117
Waisundara, V.Y.; Watawana, M.I.; Jayawardena, N. Evaluation of the antioxidant properties of two Kombucha teas (poster presentation), 4 – 5 Jul. 2014, University of Peradeniya International Research Sessions, Kandy.

 


118
Waisundara V.Y; Watawana M.I; Jayawardena N. The antioxidant activity of Cocciniagrandis&Costus specious at different extraction temperatures (oral presentation).4 – 5 Jul 2014, University of Peradeniya International Research Sessions, Kandy.

 


119
Wanigatunge,R.P.; Magana-Arachchi, D.N.; Chandrasekharan, N.V. Molecular characterization of potential microcystin-producing cyanobacteria in selected fresh water sources of Sri Lanka. Proceedings of the Wayamba University International Conference.WinC. 29th-30th August 2014, p. 284.

 


120
Weerasekera, D.K.; Magana-Arachchi, D.N.; Madegedara, R.M.D. Sensitive identification of mycobacterial species using PCR-RFLP on bronchial washings – 2nd International symposium of The Sri Lanka Academy of Young Scientists (SLAYS) in partnershipwith National Institute ofFundamental Studies (NIFS) and Coordinating Secretariat for Science , Technology and Innovation (COSTI).13-14th November 2014, p. 32.

 


121
Weerasekera, D.K.; Magana-Arachchi, D.N.; Madegedara, R.M.D.; Dissanayake, N.L.A.; Thevanesam, V. Identification and characterization of pre-dominant Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains in Kandy using MIRU-VNTR typing – Annual Scientific Sessions of the Sri Lankan Society for Microbiology (SSM)24th October 2014, p. 30.

 


122
Weerasinghe, H.A.S.; Seneviratne, G.; Chandrasiri, K.P.N.K. Fungal-bacterial biofilms for sugarcane (Saccharum hybrid species) trash decomposition. Proceedings of the International Conclave on Sugar Crops, Sweetners and Green Energy from Sugar Crops: Emerging Technologies, 15-17 February 2014, Indian Institute of Sugarcane Research, Lucknow, India. First place in technical session II.

 


123
Weththasinghe, P.;Liyanage, R.; Vidanarachchi, J.; Perera, O.;  Jayawardana, B. Hypocholesterolaemic and Hypoglycemic Effect of Cowpea (VignaUnguiculata L. Walp) Incorporated Experimental Diets in Wistar Rats (RattusNorvegicus), Proceeding of the 2nd International Conference in Agricultural and Food Engineering, Malaysia, December , 2014.

 


124
Weerasundara, L.; Seneviratne, G.; Dissanayake, P.; Seneviratne, M.; Gunaratne, S. Microbial biosolubilization of eppawala rock phosphate in the soil as influenced by plant growth. International Symposium of Sri Lanka Association of Young Scientists, NIFS, Kandy, 2014, p. 39.

 


125
Weththasinghe, P.; Liyanage R.; Thotawatthage,G.H.; Jayawardana, B.C. Anti-oxidant Effects of Black Tea Extracts in Pork Sausages, Proceeding of the Public Health Conference,Thailand, November 2014.

 


126
Wewegedara W.G.C.N.; Amaraweera, T.H.N.G.; Balasooriya, N.W.B.; Wijayasinghe, H.W.M.A.C.; Attanayake.A.N.B.Preparation of High-Purity Vein Graphite by Alkali Roasting, 30th Annual Sessions of the Geological Society of Sri Lanka, 2014.

 


Abstract/ Conference Procedings in year 2013

1
Abeygunawardhana, P.W.; Thotawatthage, C.A.; Senadeera, G.K.R.; Dissanayake, M.A.K.L.  Efficiency dependence on dipping time and pH value of natural dye of nanocrystalline, nanoporous TiO2 photo sensitizer. Solar Asia 2013 international Research Conference, University of Malaya, KL, Malaysia 22-24 August 2013.

 


2
Alakolanga, A.G.A.W.; Kumar, N.S.; Jayasinghe, U.L.B.  Bioactivity studies, potential uses and LC-MS/MS analysis of Flacourtia inermisfruits extracts, Proceedings of the Peradeniya University Research Sessions (PURSE), July 3. 2013, p 173

 


3
Amarasinghe, K. V. L.; Seneviratne, V. A.; Bandara, L. R. A. K.; Dissanayake, M.A.K.L. Electrical and Optical Studies on PAN-LiBF4 Based Gel Polymer Electrolytes.  Proc. International Conference on Structural Engineering & Construction Management (ICSECM 2013), Kandy, Sri Lanka.

 


4
Amaraweera, T.H.N.G.;  Balasooriya N.W.B.; Wijayasinghe H.W.M.A.C.;  Attanayake, A.N.B.; Dissanayake, M.A.K.L. Purity Enhancement of Sri Lankan Vein Graphite for Lithium-ion Rechargeable Battery Anode. Proceedings of the GSSL annual sessions, Inst Fund Studies, Kandy, Sri Lanka,

 


5
Amaraweera, T.H.N.G.; Balasooriya, N.W.B.;  Wijayasinghe, H.W.M.A.C. ;  Attanayake, A.N.B.; Dissanayake.  M.A.K.L.  Purity Enhancement of Sri Lankan Vein Graphite for Lithium-ion Rechargeable Battery Anode. Proceedings, 30th Technical Sessions of Geological Society of Sri Lanka, 2013, p 101.

 


6
Amaraweera, T.H.N.G.; Balasooriya, N.W.B.; WijayasingheW.M.A.C.; Mild oxidation of vein graphite for the anode of lithium ion rechargeable batteries, Annual sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 2013, p 277.

 


7
Balasooriya, B.M.R.S.; Vithanage, M.; Mowjood, M.I.M.; Kawamoto, K.; Zhang, M.;  Herath, G.B.B.; Hara, J.;  Komai, T. Landfill site selection and evaluation  of  Gohagoda  and  Udapalatha dump sites in Kandy district using GIS, SLJCR 2013.

 


8
Balasooriya, B.M.R.S.; Vithanage, M.; Mowjood, M.I.M.; Kawamoto, K.,; Komai, T.;  Zhang, M.; Herath, G.B.B.; Hara, J. Selection of land disposal sites for solid waste using GIS and risk assessment theories: A case study for Kandy District, Sri Lanka. ACEPS 2013.

 


9
Balasooriya, B. M. R. S.; Vithanage, M.; Mowjood, M. I. M.; Kawamoto, Ken.,; Komai, T.;  Zhang, M.;  Herath, G. B. B.;  Hara, S.  Integrating GIS and semi quantitative risk matrix for landfill site selection. International Conference on Solid Waste, Innovation in Technology and Management (ICSWHK2013), Hong Kong, 5th-8th May 2013.

 


10
Bandara, T.M.W.J.;  Jayasundara, W.J.M.J.S.R.;  Dissanayake, M.A.K.L.;  Thotawatthage, C.A. ; Senadeera, G.K.R.;  Bandara L.R.A.K.; Mellander,  B.-E. Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells Based on Nano Porous TiO2 and Gel Polymer Electrolytes Containing Tetrapropylammonium Iodide and 1-Methyl-3-Propylimadazolium Iodide Binary Iodide System. Solar Asia 2013 international Research Conference, University of Malaya, KL, Malaysia 22-24 August 2013.

 


11
Buddhika, U.V.A.; Seneviratne, G.; Abayasekara, C.L. Influence of developed fungal-bacterial biofilms on sustainability of maize agriculture in Sri Lanka. International Conference of Agri Animal 2013, 8-9 July at the Sri Lanka Foundation Conference Center, Colombo 07, Sri Lanka, 2013, P 52.

 


12
Buddhika, U.V.A.; Seneviratne, G.; Abayasekara, C.L. (2013) Nitrogen fixation of developed biofilms compensates dudeced nitrogen use in maize (Zea mays). 2nd Annual Conference and Scientific Sessions of Sri Lankan Society for Microbiology, PGIS, University of Peradeniya, 25 October, 2013, P 21.

 


13
Buddhika, U.V.A.; Seneviratne, G.; Abayasekara, C.L. (2013) Soil biodiversity loss and its reversal by using developed microbial biofilms in agroecosystems. National Symposium on “Soil Biodiversity” 2013, Biodiversity Secretariat-Ministry of Environment and Renewable Energy, Colombo. 10-11 December 2013.

 


14
Chandrasiri, N.P.N.K.; Seneviratne G.; Jinadasa, D.M. (2013) Sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum) trash decomposition with a developed fungal-bacterial biofilm. Proceedings of the Undergraduate Research Symposium, Faculty of Agriculture, Rajarata University of Sri Lanka, 31 July 2013, P 71.

 


15
Chathuranga, P.K.D.; Iqbal, M.C.M; Priyantha, N.; Iqbal, S.S., Biosorption of lead(II) from aqueous solutions by Hydrillaverticillata. In Second International Symposium on Water Quality and Human Health: Challenges Ahead, 15th – 16thMarch, 2013, PGIS, Peradeniya.

 


16
De Silva, G.G.E.H.; Kumar, N.S.; Jayasinghe, U.L.B.  Bioactive constituents from the ethyl acetate extract of the fruits of Garcinia cambogia(PURSE), July 3. 2013, p 172

 


17
Dharmapriya, P.L.; Malaviarachchi, S.P.K.; Subasinghe, N.D.; Dissanayake, C.B. Orthopyroxene-Sillimanite-Quartz Assemblage in Sapphirine Granulites: Sign for Ultra High Temperature Metamorphism in the Central Highland Complex, Sri LankaProceedings of the 29th Annual Technical Sessions, Geol. Soc. Sri Lanka. 2013, p.45-48.

 


18
Dissanayake, D.M.R.E.A.; Chathuranga, P.K.D; Perera, P.I.;  Iqbal, M.C.M. Potential use of azollapinnataas a biosorent for removal of aqueous lead(II). In Second International Symposium on Water Quality and Human Health: Challenges Ahead, 15th – 16th March, 2013, PGIS, Peradeniya.

 


19
Dissanayake, D.M.R.E.A.; Chathuranga, P.K.D; Iqbal, M.C.M. Desorption of lead(II) from Azollapinnataafter biosorption. In 69th Annual Session of the Sri Lanka Association of the Advancement of Science, 2nd – 06th December, 2013, Colombo.

 


20
Dissanayake, D.M.R.E.A.; Chathuranga, P.K.D; Iqbal, M.C.M. Desorption of Pb(II) and Cr(III) from metal loaded Hydrillaverticillataand Cabombacaroliniana In 2nd YSF symposium, 18th January, 2013, Colombo.

 


21
Lakshman  Dissanayake, M.A.K.  Efficiency enhancement by mixed cation effect in dye sensitized solar cells based on polymer electrolytes. Invited presentation-Solar Asia 2013 international Research Conference, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 22-24 August 2013.

 


22
Lakshman Dissanayake, M.A.K. Active Learning Methods in Teaching Introductory Level Physics.  Proc. The 12th Asia Pacific Physics Conference July 14-19, 2013, Makuhari, Chiba, Japan.

 


23
Dittus, W. P. J.; Gunathilake, K. A. S. A call to align the management of Sri Lanka’s heritage sites with ancient cultural values and UNESCO policy. (Abstract)  International Conference on Asian Art, Culture and heritage. Centre for Asian Studies, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2013.

 


24
Keynote Address by Prof. Lakshman Dissanayake, M.A.K. at the Wayamba University General, convocation held on 28th May 2013 at BMICH:   “Human Resources Development in Science and Technology in Sri Lanka”

 


25
Divarathne,  H.K.D.W.M.N.R.;  Dissanayake, M.A.K.L.Senadeera, G.K.R.; Thotawatthage, C.A. Quasi -solid state dye - sensitized solar cells based on electrospunpolyacrylonitrile (pan) nanofiber membrane electrolyte.  Solar Asia 2013 international Research Conference, University of Malaya, KL, Malaysia 22-24 August

 


26
Fernando, W.I.T.;  Perera, H.K.I.;  Athauda, S.B.P.;  Kumar, N.S.; Jayasinghe, U.L.B.;  Sivakanesan, R. (2013). Bioactive compounds from Trigonella Foenum-graecumL seeds with pancreatic amylase and lipase inhibitory activity, Proceedings of the Peradeniya University Research Sessions (PURSE), July 3, 2013

 


27
Gangoda, W.M.A.S.; Kumar, N.S.; Jayasinghe, U.L.B. Bioactive extracts from fruits of Manilkara zapota. (PURSE– 2012), July 3, 2013. p 289.

 


28
Herath, E.M.; Vithanage, M. Water quality assessment of drinking water; A case study from Rajarata University, Mihintale, Sri Lanka. Special Session on Urban Water Environment Monitoring & Management, Conference on Structural Engineering and Construction Management, Kandy, Sri Lanka, 13-15th December 2013.

 


29
Herath, P; Nanayakkara, AInvestigation of Light Intensity of Single Bubble Sonoluminescence (SBSL) in Water and Fluorescein Sodium Solution, Proceedings of the Technical Sessions,2013, 29, 43 IPSL.

 


30
Herath, H.M.D.A.K.; Weerasinghe, P.A.; Bandara, D.C.; Iqbal, M.C.M.; Wijayawardhana. H.C.D. Effect of Cadmium on growth, uptake and accumulation in new improved and traditional rice (Oryza sativa) varieties in Sri Lanka. Third Annual Research Symposium 2013. Extended Abstracts, p.27-28. Rajarata University of Sri Lanka, Mihintale February 7, 2013.

 


31
Hettiarachchi, C. S.;  Abayasekera, C. L.;  Rajapakse, S.; Kulasooriya, S. A.; Sarawanakumar, P. Screning of stress tolerant rhizobial isolates from wild legumes growing in the Southern coastal regions of Sri Lanka. Proc 33rd Annual Sessions, Institute of Biology, September 2013: abstract, p. 49.

 


32
Hettiarachchi, C. S.; Sarawanakumar, P.; Abayasekera, C. L.; Rajapakse, R. G. S. C.; Kulasooriya, S. A. Development of rhizobial inoculants which can reduce fertilizer use in Glycine max(soybean) cultivation in Sri Lanka. Proc 18th International Congress on Nitrogen Fixation, Miyazaki, Japan, 14 – 18, October 2013: Abstract PLL15 -3, p. 140.

 


33
Jayaratne, S.L.; Dissanayake, M.A.K.L.;  Senaviratne, V.A.;  Thotawatthage, C.A. ; Senadeera, G.K.R. Efficiency Enhancement in Dye Sensitized Solar Cells based on blended polymer  electolyte PMMA:PEG with Pr4N+I- as the iodide salts. Solar Asia 2013 International Research Conference, University of Malaya, KL, Malaysia 22-24 August 2013.

 


34
Jayathilaka, P.B.; Pathiraja, G.C.; Subasinghe, N.D.; Bandara, A.; Nanayakkara, N.  Electrochemical Oxidation Techniques for Urban Water Management - Presented at the International Conference on Structural Engineering & Construction Management-ICSECM 2013.

 


35
Jayathilaka, C.; Perera, O.S.; Kulasooriya, S.A.; Liyanage, R. Protein and Micronutrient content of Moringa oleifera(Moringa) leaves collected from different localities in Sri Lanka,13 th Asean Food Conference, September 9-11,2013. Singapore.

 


36
Karunawansha, S.; Nanayakkara, ADetermination of Maximum Gas Pressure of Collapsing bubbles in Single Bubble Sonoluminescence in Sulfuric Acid. Proceedings of the Technical Sessions, 2013, 29, 65 IPSL.

 


37
Kulasooriya, S. A.; Seneviratne, G. (2013) Soil microbial diversity and its use in crop production. National Symposium on “Soil Biodiversity” 2013, Biodiversity Secretariat-Ministry of Environment and Renewable Energy, Colombo. 10-11 December 2013.

 


38
Kulasooriya, S. A.; Seneviratne, G. Guest Lecture: Soil microbial diversity and its use in crop production. In: Proccedings of the National Symposium on Soil Biodiversity, 10 & 11 Dec, 2013, Sri Lanka Institute of Development Administration, Biodiversity Secretariat, Ministry of Environment & Renewable Energy: 2013, p. 1 – 14.

 


39
Kulasooriya S.A. Harnessing Natural Resources for Sustainable Development. Keynote address, 4th International Symposium on Harnessing Knowledge Through Research to Address Emerging Global Issues, January 11 & 12, 2013,  Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, Belihul Oya: 2013,  08 pp

 


40
Kumari, D.W.M.M.M.; Wimalasiri, K.M.S.;  Liyanage, R. Effect of Different Drying Methods on Total Antioxidant Activity, Total Phenolic Content and Ascorbic Acid Content of Star Fruits (Averrhoa carambola), 2013. PURSE.

 


41
Kumari, D.W.M.M.M.; Perera, O.S.; Wimalasiri, K.M.S.; Liyanage, R.  Effect of different drying methods on antioxidant activity, total phenolic content  and ascorbic acid content of Star fruits (Averrhoa carambola),13 th ASEAN Food  Conference, September 9-11, 2013. Singapore.

 


42
Kuruppuarachchi,  K.A.J..M.;  Seneviratne , G.; .Madurapperuma,  B.D.;  Oduor,  P. G. (2013) Turnover rates of soil organic carbon fractions determine carbon sequestration potential of tropical forests in Sri Lanka. North Dakota Academy of Science.  Proceedings of the 105th Annual meeting. Proceedings of North Dakota Academy of Science, USA Vol. 67, 2013 (ISBN 0096-9214). http://www.ndacadsci.org/annual-meeting

 


43
Lakmini, G.W.A.S.; Perera, U.I.L.; Perera, G.D.R.K.; Perera, O.S.; Wijesuriya, N.W.K.; Jayawardana, B.C.;  Vidhanarachchi, J.K.;  Liyanage, R. Cowpea (Vigna unguiculata Walp.) incorporated experimental diets modulate serum lipids and cecal microflora in Wistar rats (Rattus norvegicus),13 th ASEAN Food Conference, September 9-11, 2013. Singapore.

 


44
Liyanage, H.M.; Magana – Arachchi, D.N.; Padmasiri, J.P.; Kulasooriya, S.A.; Chandrasekharan. N.V.  Detection and quantification of Cyanotoxins; Microcystin and Cylindrospermopsin from Kurunegala water reservoirs and water sources using biochemical methods. Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science. 69th Annual Session.  424/D, 2013.

 


45
Madegedara, R.M.D.; Weerasekera, D.K.; Magana-Arachchi D. N.(2013). Detection of Non-tuberculosis mycobacteira (NTM) in bronchoscopy specimens using molecular techniques - European Respiratory Society (ERS) Annual Congress 2013 September 7-11, 2013, Barcelona, Spain.

 


46
Madurapperuma, B. D.; Kuruppuarachchi, K. A. J. M.; Munasinghe, J. U.; Seneviratne, G. (2013) Evaluating temporal changes in vegetation using TM data in the Mihintale Divisional Secretaria Division in Sri Lanka. Pp. 31-34. First National Conference on Livelihoods, Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services, Sri Lanka Foundation Institute, 26-27 September 2013.

 


47
Manthirathna, M.A.N.C.; Amaraweera, T.H.N.G.; Wijayasinghe, H.W.M.A.CLi2CO3-coated Sri Lankan vein graphite electrode for rechargeable lithium-ion battery, Annual Research Symposium of the Uva Wellassa University of Sri Lanka, 2013,p 28.

 


48
Madusanka, Y.V.; Amaraweera, T.H.N.G.;  H.W.M.A.CSynthesis of graphite oxide from Kahatagaha vein graphite using a localized improved Hummers method, Annual Research Symposium of the Uva Wellassa University of Sri Lanka, 2013, p 15.

 


49
Magana-Arachchi, D.N.; Ambalavanar, V.;  Weerasekara, D.; Maheswaran, S.; Medagedara, D. Rapid Detection of drug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains using PCR assays. MMDR-4, Proceedings of 4th International Symposium-cum-Training Course on  Molecular Medicine and drug research’, Dr. Panjwani Center for Molecular medicine and drug Research, International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences, University of Karachi,  Pakistan. 7th to 10th January 2013. p 38.

 


50
Mahanama, G.D.K.; Ravirajan, P.; Colegrove, E.; Dissanayake, M.A.K.L.; Dhere, R.;  Sivananthan, S. Effect of CdTe layer thickness on the properties of CdS/CdTe solar cells,  Proc. of the University of Ruhuna,  9th Annual Science Symposium, 2013.

 


51
Mayakaduwa, S.S.; Wijesekara, S.S.R.M.D.H.R.; Siriwardana, A.R.; Basnayake, B.F.A.; Vithanage, M. Evaluation of physicochemical characteristics, heavy metals and humic substances in leachate generated from gohagoda municipal solid waste dumpsite. International Conference on Solid Waste, Innovation in Technology and Management (ICSWHK2013), Hong Kong, 5th-8th May 2013.

 


52
Padmathilake, K.G.E.; Kumar, N.S.; Jayasinghe, U.L.B.  Bioactivity of metabolites of two endophytic fungi isolated from seeds of Pouteria campechiana, (PURSE), July.3, 2013. p.171

 


53
Park, J.N.,; Ahmad, M.;  Lim, J.E.; Rajapaksha, A.U.; Vithanage, M.; Kim, G.; Ahn, J.H.; Ok, Y.S. Effect of pyrolysis temperature on sewage sludge biochar properties and its effect on Pb immobilization in agricultural soil. International Conference on Solid Waste, Innovation in Technology and Management (ICSWHK2013), Hong Kong, 5th-8th May 2013.

 


54
Pathirana, E.P.;  Liyanage, R.; Lalantha, N.; Iddamalgoda, I.S.T.; Jayawardana, B.C. Antioxidant and antimicrobial activity of drumstick (Moringa oleifera) leaves in herbal chicken sausages, 13 th ASEAN Food Conference, September 9-11,2013. Singapore.

 


55
Perera, M. B. U.; Yatigammana, S. K.;  Kulasooriya, S. A.; Athukorale, N. P. Distribution of Cylindrospermopsis raciborskii (a toxin producing cyanobacterium) in freshwater reservoirs of Sri Lanka.  In: Illeperuma O. A., Priyantha, N., Chadrajith, R., Navaratne, A., Perera, A., Yatigammana, S. K., Wijesundera, C. and Ratnayake, S (Eds), Symposium Proceedings, Second International Symposium on Water Quality and Human Health: Challenges Ahead, 15 – 16, March, PGIS, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka. 2013: p. 29.

 


56
Kasinathar, M.; Kathirgamanathan, M.; Ratnayake, R.R.; Gnanavelrajah N. (2013).  Biodegradation of kitchen waste for biofuel production. Annual scientific sessions of the Sri Lankan Society for Microbiology (SSM), Post Graduate Institute of Science, University of Peradeniya, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka. 25th October 2013

 


57
Premetilake, M.M.S.N.; Ratnayake, R.R.; Kulasooriya, S.A.; Perera G.A.D. Variation in the total organic carbon and microbial biomass carbon in Eucalyptus grandis plantation forest soils in Sri Lanka along a chronosequence of age, National Symposium on Climate Change, 2013. Accepted

 


58
Raguraj, S.;  Ratnayake , R.R.;  gnanavelrajah N. Variations of carbon fractions in soils of Iranamadhu irrigation command area, Kilinochchi, National Symposium on Climate Change, 2013,

 


59
Premetilake, M.M.S.N.; Ratnayake, R.R.; Kulasooriya, S.A.; Perera, G.A.D. (2013). Variation of microbial community along a chronosequence of age in Eucalyptus grandis forest plantation and some other land uses in the intermediate zone of Sri Lanka, First Ruhuna International Science and Technology conference, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka, Accepted

 


60
Na, S.H.; Rajapaksha, A.U.; Vithanage, M.; Kim, K.H.; Kim, G.; Ok, Y.S.  Characterization of Perilla biochar produced under different pyrolysis temperature. International Conference on Solid Waste, Innovation in Technology and Management (ICSWHK2013), Hong Kong, 5th-8th May 2013

 


61
Rajapaksha, S.C.; Seneviratne G.; Egodawatta, W.C.P. (2013) A biofilmed biofertilizer for tomato. Proceedings of the Undergraduate Research Symposium, Faculty of Agriculture, Rajarata University of Sri Lanka, 31 July 2013, P 33

 


62
Ratnayake, G.R.N.;  Wickramaratne, M.N.;  Jayasinghe, U.L.B.;  Kumar, N.S. Study on bioactivity of the knotty protuberances bark of Zanthoxylum budrunga, Sabaragamuwa University, May. 2013

 


63
Ravirajan, P.; Mahanama, G.D.K.;  Dissanayake, M.A.K.L.;  Colegrove, E.; Dhere, R.;  Sivananthan  S. Effects  of  buffer and window-layer thicknesses on performance of Highly Efficient Polycrystalline Cadmium Sulphide (CdS) / Cadmium Telluride (CdTe) Solar cells.  Proc.  INCRE Int research conf, Republic of Korea, 2013.

 


64
Rupasinghe, W.N.S.; Thotawatthage, C.A.;  Dissanayake,  M.A.K.L.;  Senadeera, G.K.R.;  Seneviratne, V.A. Efficiency Enhancement of Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells by TiO2 Nano Fillers in Polymer Electrolyte.  Solar Asia 2013 international Research Conference, University of Malaya, KL, Malaysia 22-24 August 2013.

 


65
Sakkaff, Z.;  A. Determination of Optimal Frequency Ranges Using Common Spatial Pattern, Images 8th IEEE  International Conference  ICIIS 2013 (in press)

 


66
Sarangika, H.N.M.;  Senadeera, G.K.R.; Thotawatthage,  C.A.;  Dissanayake,  M.A.K.L. Novel quasi solid state electrochromic smart windows based on TiO2And SnO2 electrodes with PMMA gel electrolyte.  Solar Asia 2013 international Research Conference, University of Malaya, KL, Malaysia 22-24 August , 2013

 


67
Senadeera, G.K.R.; Sarangikar, H.M.N.; Thotawatthage, C.A.; Wijerathna, T.R.C.K.; Ariyasinghe, Y.P.Y.P.  Studies on quasi sold sate electrochromic smart windows based on TiO2 and SnO2, Proceedings of Annual Academic Sessions-2012 , Open University of Sri Lanka,  27-28 February, 2013, Open University of Sri Lanka p 234-236

 


68
Seneviratne, G. (2013) Role of fungal-bacterial interactions in developed biofilms in sustaining agroecosystems. Jacques Monod Conference on bacterial-fungal interactions: a federative field for fundamental and applied microbiology. Roscoff (Brittany), France, December 7-11, 2013.

 


69
Senarathna, A.D.B.D.; Amaraweera, T.H.N.G.; Wijayasinghe. H.W.M.A.C. Investigations on synthesis of Li(Ni1/3Co1/3Mn1/3)O2 by Glycine Nitrate Combustion technique, Annual Academic sessions of the Open University of Sri Lanka, 2013, p 1369

 


70
Singhalage, I.; Seneviratne, G.; Madawala, S. Bacterial and fungal monocultures of Strawberry (Fragaria x ananassa) rhizosphere favour its early vegetative growth, International Conference of Agri Animal 2013, 8-9 July at the Sri Lanka Foundation Conference Center, Colombo 07, Sri Lanka, 2013,  P 54.

 


71
Singhalage, I.D.; Seneviratne, G.; Weerasinghe H.M.S.P.M.; Nugaliyadda, M. (2013) Microbes can compensate reduced vegetative growth of plants under low light regime. 2nd Annual Conference and Scientific Sessions of Sri Lankan Society for Microbiology, PGIS, University of Peradeniya, 25 October, 2013, P 3030

 


72
Subasinghe, N.D.; Mahakumara, P. ; Nimalsiri, T.B.;  Suriyaarchchi, N. B. , Iimoto, T.; Ishikawa, T.; Omori Y.; Dissanayake. C.B. Measuring Radon and Thoron Levels in Sri Lanka. Presented at Advances in Measurements & Testing, March 2013, Xiamen, China (AMT 2013), 2013

 


73
Suriyaarachchi, N.B.; Nimalsisri, T.B.; Subasinghe, N.D.; Hobbs, B.A.; Fonseka, G.M.; Dissanayake, C.B.;  de Silva, S.N.. Study of the near-surface resistivity structure in Kapurella area using transient electromagnetic method. Proceedings of the 29th Annual Technical Sessions, Geol. Soc. Sri Lanka. (2013) p.13-16

 


74
Thanihaichelvan, M.; Ravirajan, P.; Mahanama, G.D.K. ;  Dissanayake, M.A.K.L.;  Balashangar, K.; Colegrove, E.;  Dhere R.;  Sivananthan, S. Effect of surface roughness of the substrate on the performance of Polycrystalline CdS/CdTe Solar cells. Proc. Workshop on Physics and Chemistry of II-VI materials, October 1 - October 3, 2013, Chicago, Illinois, USA

 


75
Udayangani, R.M.C.; Vidanarachchi, J.K.; Liyanage, R.; Chandrajith, R.L.R.; Himali, S.M.C.  Analyses of cadmium, nickel, zinc, copper and iron in Bicep femoris muscle, liver and kidney of beef and mutton from north central province, Sri Lanka. 8th Asia Pacific Conference on Clinical Nutrition. June 9-12, 2013, Tokyo, Japan

 


76
Vithanage, M.; Rajapaksha, A.U.; Yang, J.E.;  Kim, K.H.;  Kim, G.; Ok, Y.S. Effects of  Burcucumber biochar on sulfamethazine transport in soil column. International Conference on Solid Waste, Innovation in Technology and Management (ICSWHK2013), Hong Kong, 5th-8th May 2013

 


77
Vithanage, M.;  Thilakarathna, A.; Jayarathna, I.P.L.; Iwanthika, N.; Navaratna, A. Removal of insecticide carbofuran from aqueous solutions using biochar made from waste biomaterials.  International Conference on Solid Waste, Innovation in Technology and Management (ICSWHK2013), Hong Kong, 5th-8th May 2013

 


78
Waisundara, V.Y.; Goh, W.N.S.  Determination of Acrylamide in Potato Chips, French Fries and Frying Oil (poster presentation). 13thASEAN Food Conference, Singapore, 9-11 September 2013

 


79
Waisundara, V.Y. Lessons from our Ancestors – Traditional Medicinal Remedies & Dietary Practices for Diabetes (oral presentation). New Zealand Institute of Food Science and Technology Annual Conference, Hawke’s Bay, Hastings, New Zealand. 2-4 July 2013

 


80
Wanigatunge, R. P.; Magana-Arachchi D. N.; Chandrasekaran N.V (2013). Determination of microcystin producing ability of cyanobacteria using PCR assays: a potential risk factor for human health. 2ndAnnual Conference and Scientific Sessions of Sri Lankan Society for Microbiology (SSM)-2013. 25th October 2013. p- 20

 


81
Wanigatunge, R.P.; Magana-Arachchi D.N.;  Chandrasekhran N.V.  Detection and quantification of microcystin in cultures of order Oscillatoriales cyanobacteria. Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science. 69thAnnual Session. 423/D, 2013

 


82
Weerakoon, S.W.M.P.W.A.N.B.; Amaraweera T.H.N.G.; WijayasinheH.W.M.A.C. Synthesis and electrical characterization of Li (Ni1/3Co1/3-xMn1/3Mx)O2, (M=Fe, Al, Mg, Cu and X=. 0.04, 0.08) for the cathode of LI-ion rechargable batteries, Annual Academic Sessions of the Open University of Sri Lanka, 2013, p 1373

 


83
Weerasekera D.K.; Magana-Arachchi D. N; Madegedara R. M. D (2013). Identification of Mycobacterium and Norcardia with PCR-RFLP assay – 2nd Annual Conference and Scientific Sessions of Sri Lankan Society for Microbiology (SSM)-2013. 25th October 2013. p15

 


84
Weerarathne, N.; Seneviratne G. Biofilmed biofertilizers induce drought tolerance of rice. Interdrought –IV Conference. Crown Perth, Western Australia: 2013, 70

 


85
Wewegedara, W.G.C.N.; Amaraweera, T.H.N.G.; Wijayasinghe, H.W.M.A.CPurification of vein graphite by alkali roasting for anode material in lithium Ion batteries, Annual Research Symposium of the Uva Wellassa University of Sri Lanka, 2013, p 25

 


86
Wijayarathna, T.R.C.K.; Ariyasinghe, Y.P.Y.P.; Senadeera, G.K.R.; Perera, V.P.S.; Thotawatthage C.A.  Proc. Use of surface plasmon resonance of gold nano particles in the efficiency enhancement of dye sensitized solar cells with TiO2. Solar Asia 2013, Conference, University of Malaya, KL, Malysia (22-24August 2013) p 123-130

 


87
Wijayasinghe, A.;  Samarasinghe, P.; Wijesinghe, M.; Sivabalasatkunam, K.; Amaraweera, G.;  Dissanayake, L Development of Cathode Materials for Lithium Ion Rechargeable Batteries Based on the System Li(Ni1/3Mn1/3Co1/3-xMx)O2, M = Cu, Zn, Fe, Mg; x = 0 to 0.33.  Proc. ICMAT International Conference, Singapore, 2013

 


88
Athula Wijayasinghe,; Nishantha Attanayake,; Lakshman Dissanayake.  Effect of Purity Enhancement on Surface Modification of Vein Graphite, Gayani Amaraweera, Nanda Balasooriya, Proceedings,  7th  International Conference on Materials for Advanced Technologies (ICMAT,2013), p 26

 


89
Athula Wijayasinghe,; Pushpaka Samarasinghe,; Manoj Wijesinghe,; Gayani Amaraweera ,; Laxhman Dissanayake.  Development of Cathode Materials for Lithium Ion Rechargeable Batteries Based on the System Li(Ni1/3Mn1/3Co1/3-xMx)O2, M = Cu, Zn, Fe, Mg; x = 0 to 0.33, Proceedings,  7th  International Conference on Materials for Advanced Technologies (ICMAT,2013), p 139

 


90
Wijayasinghe, H. W. M. A. C. LiNi1-xCoxO, x = 0 - 0.5 as potential electrode materials for electrochemical energy conversion, Annual sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 2013, p 133

 


91
Wijesekara, S.S.R.M.D.H.R.; Silva, S.N.D.; Basnayake, B.F.A.; Vithanage, M.  Application of resistivity imaging techniques for ground investigation and characterization of open municipal solid waste dump site in Sri Lanka International Conference on Solid Waste, Innovation in Technology and Management (ICSWHK2013), Hong Kong, 5th-8th May 2013

 


92
Wijethunga, D.; Nanayakkara, A.;Wijayakulasooriya, J.  Simplified Way of Producing Sinhala Concatenative Text To Speech for Embedded Systems.Proceedings of the Technical Sessions, 2013, 29, 1 IPSL

 


93
Ziyath, A.M.M.; Vithanage, M.; Goonetilleke, A. Atmospheric particulate matter as a pollutant source in the urban water environment in Sri Lanka; Current research trends and future directions. Special Session on Urban Water Environment Monitoring & Management, Conference on Structural Engineering and Construction Management, Kandy, Sri Lanka, 13-15th December 2013

 


94
Ammonium nitrate ashrita lowa bihisunu anaturu (Ammonium nitrate disasters in the world), S.M.P.R. Kumarathilaka, M. Vithanage. Vidusara, 22 May 2013.

 


Abstract/ Conference Procedings in year 2012

1
Abeygunawardhana, P.W., Weerakkody, C., Nanayakkara, N. (2012). Optimization of electrode material for electrochemical gentrification in chloride free environment, Symposium on “The Potential Health andEnvironmental impacts of exposure to hazardous natural and man-made chemicals and their proper management” , Colombo City Hotel, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 22-23 November 2012.

 


2
Akilavasan, J., Wijerathne, W.M.K.T., Bandara, J. Reduction of charge carrier recombination and enhancing the overall solar cell performance by coating of a thin MgO layer on titania nanotubes International Conference on Advanced Materials, Science and Engineering (ICAMSE) in Colombo, Sri Lanka on July 2-3, 2012.

 


3
Akilavasan, J., Wijeratne, K., Gannoruwa, A., Alamoud, A., Bandara, J. Significance of TiCl4 posttreatment on the performance of hydrothermally synthesized Titania Nanotubes Based Dye Sensitized SolarCells, The 2nd Saudi International Nanotechnology Conference in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on November 11-13, 2012.

 


4
Bandara, D.M.D.P.K., Magana-Arachchi, D.N. (2012).. Detection of uterine sensitization associated gene- 1 or WISE Gene in Mycobacterium tuberculosis.Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 68th Annual Session, 10-12th December 2012. p4.

 


5
Buddhika U.V.A., Athauda A.R.W.P.K., Kulasooriya S.A., Seneviratne G., Abayasekera C.L. (2012) Developed microbial biofilms for rehabilitating deteriorated soil/plant system in conventional maize.In. Proceedings of Sri Lanka – India Conference on Agro Biotechnology for Sustainable Development. 12-13 March, B.M.I.C.H., Colombo, Sri Lanka. P. 62.

 


6
Buddhika U.V.A., Kulasooriya S.A., Seneviratne G., Abayasekera C.L. (2012) Potential of biofilmed microbial communities as biofertilizers for maize (Zea mays L.). In. Proceedings of Sri Lanka – IndiaConference on Agro Biotechnology for Sustainable Development. 12-13 March, B.M.I.C.H., Colombo, Sri Lanka. P. 3.

 


7
Buddhika, U.V.A., Seneviratne, G., Abayasekera, C.L. (2012) Nitrogen fixing bacteria in microbial biofilms can conquer nutrient deficiencies under low fertilizer rates in maize cultivation. 16th Australian Nitrogen Fixation Conference, Q station, Sydney, Australia. 24-27 June 2012.

 


8
Buddhika, U.V.A., Seneviratne, G., and Abayasekara, C.L. (2012). Biofilmed biofertilizers for maize (Zea mays L.): effect of plant growth under reduced doses of chemical fertilizers. In: B. Nimalathasan, A. Ramanan and K. Thabotharan (Eds), Jaffna University International Research Conference-2012, Jaffna, P. 8.

 


9
Chandika, S.D.P.M.P., Jayawardana, B.C., Vidanaarachchi, J.K., Liyanage R. (2012) Antioxidant effect of onion on lipid oxidation and sensory qualit,ies of cooked pork sausages, Proceedings of 68thAnnual Sessions of Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, December.

 


10
Chathuranga, P.K.D., Iqbal, S.S. (2012). Sustainable technology for clean water. In Planet under Pressure 26-29 March, London – UK.

 


11
Chathuranga P.K.D., Iqbal M.C.M., Priyantha N., Iqbal S.S. (2012). Removal of aqueous chromium(III) by non-living Cabomba caroliniana. In 5th International Congress of Environmental Research 22-24 November, Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia.

 


12
Chathuranga P.K.D., Iqbal S.S., Iqbal M.C.M., Priyantha N. (2012). Biosorption of chromium(VI) from aqueous systems by non-living Cabomba spp. In 18th Annual Scientific Sessions of Sri Lanka Association for Fisheries and Aquatic Resources 17-18 May, 2012 Colombo.

 


13
De silva, N., Wijesekara, S.S.R.M.D.H.R., Basnayake, B.F.A., Vithanage, M. Proceedings of the 28th Annual Sessions, Geological Society of Sri Lanka. 24th February, 2012.

 


14
Dharmapriya, P. L., Malaviarachchi, S.P.K., Subasinghe N.D., Dissanayake C.B. (2012). Textural evidence for UHT metamorphism in Sri Lankan granulites: Preliminary Results. 28th Annual Technical Sessions of the Geol. Soc. Sri Lanka, Colombo, 24 Feb. 2012.

 


15
Herath, H. M. L. I., Gunarathne, H. K.S.N.S., Seneviratne, G.Vithanage, M. (2012). Fungal-Bacterial Biofilms Show High Cr (VI) Tolerance than Bacterial Biofilms or their Mono Cultures as Potential

 


16
Bioremediater. 6th American Society for Microbiology Conference on Biofilm, Miami, Florida, USA. 29 September - 4 October 2012.

 


17
Herath, H. M. L. I., Senanayeke, D. M. N., Seneviratne, G., Bandara, D. C. (2012). Significance of Biochemical Expressions of Fungal- Bacterial Biofilms on Plant Growth Enhancement. 6th American Society for Microbiology Conference on Bio film, Miami, Florida, USA. 29 September - 4 October 2012.

 


18
Iddamalgoda, I.S.T., Jayawardana, B.C., Vidanarachchi J.K., Liyanage R. (2012) Antioxidant and antimicrobial activity of drumstick (Moringa oleifera) leaves in herbal sausages, In proceedings of thetwenty second annual research session, Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka

 


19
Jayasinghe, U.L.B. (2012). Invited Lecture: “Search for environmental friendly bioactive Natural Products”. International Symposium on Drug Discovery, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka,Belihuloya, Sri Lanka, 5th Jan

 


20
Jayasinghe, U.L.B. (2012). Invited Lecture. “ Search for environmental friendly bioactive compounds”, 13th International Symposium on Natural Product Chemistry, 22nd-25th Sept. Karachi, Pakistan, p.37

 


21
Jayathilaka, P.B., Pathiraja, G.C., Nanayakkara, N. (2012). Electrochemical treatment for phenol/ phenolic hazardous chemicals in water, Symposium on “The Potential Health and Environmental impacts of exposure to hazardous natural and man-made chemicals and their proper management” , Colombo City Hotel, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 22-23 November 2012

 


22
Kulasooriya, S.A., Seneviratne, G. (2012). Transfer of microbial inoculant technology to rural farmers in Si Lanka. In: Proceedings of the International Symposium on Improving the Quality of Life through Science. Colombo, Sri Lanka. 17 October 2012. pp. 73-77.

 


23
Kumar, N.S. (2012). Invited Lecture: “Oligomeric Proanthocyanidins from tea leaves - Separation, Structures and Biological Properties”. International Conference on Chemical Sciences (ICCS) – 2012organized by the Institute of Chemistry Sri Lanka, 22nd June, 2012, Colombo.

 


24
Kumar, N.S. (2012). Keynote Address: “Opportunities and Challenges in Natural Product Chemistry.” International Conference on Exploration of Biotechnology by Student Scholars and Research –2012 with a theme: Stimulating the learners for research in Biotechnology”, on 8th – 9th June, 2012 at Shridevi Institute of Engineering &Technology, Karnataka, India

 


25
Kumar, N.S. (2012). Invited Lecture. “Structural Diversity of some Dietary Polyphenolics”. 13th International Symposium on Natural Product Chemistry, 22nd-25th Sept. Karachi, Pakistan, p.45.

 


26
Lee L.Y., Weragoda S.K., Ng H.Y., Attanayake M.A.M.S.L., Hu J.Y., Manatunge J., Herath G., Mowjood M.I.M., Jinadasa K.B.S.N., Weerasooriya R., Vithanage M., Kalpage C.S.,Ong S.L., Lim H.S.,Makehelwala M. Development of Water Safety Plan for Kandy South Water Treatment Plant, Sri Lanka - A case study on approach and strategy. Water Convention, Singapore International Water Week. July, 2012.

 


27
Liyanage, H.M., Magana-Arachchi, D.N., Chandrasekhran, N.V. (2012). Cyanobacteria, cyanotoxins and potential health hazards. Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 68th Annual Session, 10-12th December 2012. p 40.

 


28
Liyanage, H.M., Magana-Arachchi, D.N. (2012).Molecular Identification of Cylindrospermopsin and Cylindrospermopsis raciborskiifrom Anuradhapura water reservoirs”. International symposium on water quality and Human Health, 22nd -23rd March 2012, Postgraduate Institute of Science, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka. p14.

 


29
Magana-Arachchi, D. (2012). Molecular Medicine for Disease Diagnosis; emphasis on tuberculosis. Proceedings of the ICRMM 2012. International Conference on Recent Trends in Molecular Medicine.Sree Buddha College of Engineering, Pattoor, Kerala, India. 23rd - 24th February 2012. P 5-6.

 


30
Magana-Arachchi, D.N., Bandara D. (2012). Detection of wise gene in Mycobacterium tuberculosisProceedings of the Kandy Society of Medicine, 34th Annual Academic Sessions, 9-11th February 2012, p 25.

 


31
Magana-Arachchi, D.N., Madegedara, D., Thevanesam, V. (2012). Detection of resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains to isoniazid and rifampin using DNA sequencing. Proceedings of the Kandy Society of Medicine, 34th Annual Academic Sessions 9-11th February 2012, p 27.

 


32
Maheswaran, S., Magana- Arachchi, D.N., Madegedara, R.M.D. (2012). Identification of mutants associated with drug resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains by molecular methods. Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 68th Annual Session, 10-12th December 2012. p 5.

 


33
Mayakaduwa, S.S., Siriwardana, A. R., Wijesekara, S.S.R.M.D.H.R., Basnayake, B.F.A., Vithanage, M. Characterization of landfill leachate draining from Gohagoda municipal solid waste open dump site for dissolved organic carbon, nutrients and heavy metals. The 7th Asian Pacific Landfill Symposium. 8th -11th October, 2012. The 7th Asian Pacific Landfill Symposium. 8th -11th October, 2012.

 


34
Nanayakkara, N., Jayathilake, H.A.P.P.B., Pathiraja, G.C. (2012). Importance of electrode material in electrochemical technologies for wastewater treatment and its sustainability, International conference on sustainable built environment, Earl ‟ s Regency Hotel, Kandy, Sri Lanka, 14-16 December 2012.

 


35
Pathiraja,G.C., Jayathilaka, P.B., Nanayakkara, N. (2012). Preparation and characterization of dimensionally stable anode for degradation of chlorpyrifos in water, Symposium on “The Potential Healthand Environmental impacts of exposure to hazardous natural and man-made chemicals and their proper management”, Colombo City Hotel, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 22-23 November 2012.

 


36
Perera, M.B.U., Yatigammana, S.K., Kulasooriya, S.A. (2012). Prevalence of Toxigenic Cyanobacteria in Different Climatic Zones of Sri Lanka. International Symposium on “Water Quality and HumanHealth : Challenges Ahead”. Symposium proceedings, 31 - 32p.

 


37
Perera, M.B.U., Yatigammana, S.K.,Kulasooriya, S.A., Athukorala, N.P. (2012). Sesonal Variation of Water Quality and Plankton of Lake Gregory, Sri Lanka. International Symposium on “ Urban LakeMonotoring and Management”. Symposium proceedings, 75 - 86p

 


38
Perera, O., Liyanage R. (2012). Micro nutrient content of Moringa oleifera(Murunga) leaves from different agro-climatic locations in Sri Lanka. Proceedings of 68th Annual Sessions of Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, December.

 


39
Perera, U.I.L., Jayawardana, B.C., Vidanarachchi J.K., Liyanage R. (2012) Cowpea (Vigna unguiculataL. Walp) incoporated experimental diets modulate the serum lipid profile and caecal microflora inwistar rats (Rattus norvegicus), In proceedings of the twenty second annual research session ,Department of Animal Science,Faculty of Agriculture,University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka.

 


40
Rajapaksha, A.U., Vithanage, M., Ahmad, M., Ok, Y.S Efficacy of soybean stover-derived biochar for antimony removal from water , The 4th IBI Biochar Congress, Beijing, China, 16th-20th September 2012.

 


41
Rajapaksha, A.U., Vithanage, M., Oze, C., Ok, Y.S. Natural attenuation of Cr(VI) by humic substances in serpentine soils from Sri Lanka, 1st International Conference on Contaminated Land, Ecological Assessment and Remediation, Hangzhou, China, 4th-8th November 2012.

 


42
Ratnayake, R.R., Kugendran, T., Gnanavelrajah, N. (2012). Assessment of soil Carbon stocks under different agricultural management practices in the tropics. International Conference on Soil Science and food security, British Society of Soil Science, University of Nottingham, UK, 4th- 5th September 2012. 42. Ratnayake, R.R., Wasalamuni, D., Gunaratne, T., (2012). Potential of soil carbon sequestration in home gardens of the Central Province. International conference on Agro Biotechnology for sustainable development, Colombo, Sri Lanka. 13th March 2012.

 


43
Ratnayake, R.R. (2012). Bio-degradation of lignocelluloses for biofuel Production. The 5th Asian School on Renewable Energy: Advanced Micropower Systems. National University of Malaysia, Malaysia 9th – 13th July 2012

 


44
Rizvi, E.M.J.M., Iqbal, Y.B., Weeraratne, N., Seneviratne, G. (2012) Effect of a Non-native Biofilmed Biofertilizer for Rice in the Eastern Province of Sri Lanka. In. Proceedings of the Annual Science Research Session of the South Eastern University of Sri Lanka, 28-29 March 2012, Faculty of Applied Sciences, South Eastern University of Sri Lanka, Sammanthurai, P. 1

 


45
Senavirathna Banda, H.M.A.R., Weeraratne, N., Seneviratne, G., Jinadasa D.M. (2012) The Potential of Using a Fungal–Bacterial Biofilmed Biofertilizer for Upland Cereals. In. Proceedings of Sri Lanka – India Conference on Agro Biotechnology for Sustainable Development. 12-13 March, B.M.I.C.H., Colombo, Sri Lanka. P. 70.

 


46
Seneviratne G., Kulasooriya S.A. (2012). Can microbes do an eco revolution in agriculture? Eco Revolution – 2012, International Conference on Environment and Humanity, Sri Lanka Foundation Institute, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 19-20 August 2012

 


47
Seneviratne, G., Herath, H.M.L.I., Manikdiwela K.R. (2012). Impact of microbial biofilms as biofertilizers on different crops. In. Proceedings of Sri Lanka – India Conference on Agro Biotechnology for Sustainable Development. 12-13 March, B.M.I.C.H., Colombo, Sri Lanka. P. 51.

 


48
Seneviratne, G., Herath, H.M.L.I., Senanayeke D.M.N. (2012). Biochemical Expression of Exudates of a Fungal-Bacterial Biofilm during Growth and Maturation. Annual Science Research Session, South Eastern University of Sri Lanka. 28-29 March, Sammanthurai, Sri Lanka. P. 4

 


49
Seneviratne, G., Herath, H.M.L.I., Senanayeke D.M.N. (2012). Significance of Biochemical Expressions of Fungal Bacterial Biofilms on Plant Growth Enhancement. In. Proceedings of Sri Lanka – India Conference on Agro Biotechnology for Sustainable Development. 12-13 March, B.M.I.C.H., Colombo, Sri Lanka. P. 57.

 


50
Seneviratne, G., Herath, H.M.L.I., Peris, M. C. (2012). Developed microbial biofilms: novel biofertilizer technique for Common Bean (Phaseolus vulgarisL.). 16th Australian Nitrogen Fixation Conference, Q station, Sydney, Australia, 24-27 June 2012

 


51
Subasinghe, N.D. (2012) Thermoelectricity as an Alternative Source of Renewable Energy. Presented at the “5th Asian School on Renewable Energy: Advanced Micropower Systems” held at UniversitiKebangsaan Malaysia (UKM), Selangor, Malaysia, July 9 - 13, 2012

 


52
Subasinghe, N.D., Mahakumara, P.D., Nimalsiri, T.B., Suriyaarachchi, N.B., Dissanayake, C.B. (2012). Radon mapping programme in Sri Lanka. 28th Annual Technical Sessions, Geol. Soc. Sri Lanka, Colombo, 24 February 2012.

 


53
Subasinghe, N.D., Jinadasa, P. (2012) Locating of salt and freshwater interface in coastal zones using 2D resistivity imageries. Proceedings of the “International Conference on Civil, Architectural andHydraulic Engineering (ICCAHE 2012)”, Zhangjiajie, China, August 2012.

 


54
Tilakarathna, T.C.P.K., Thumpela, I.(2012) Investigation on effectiveness of applying essential oils fumigation technology in libraries for pest control. In Proceeding of the 09th National Conference on Library and Information Science, Sri Lanka Library Association 21st June 2012.

 


55
Vithanage, M. Wijesekara, S.S.R.M.D.H.R., Dideriksen, K., Basnayake, B.F.A. Stipp, S.L.S. Application of organic compound treated nanoscale zero valent iron for remediation of COD and dissolved metal from landfill leachate in the humid tropics. The 6th Pacific Basin Conference on Adsorption Science and Technology. Taiwan. 20-23 May 2012

 


56
Vithanage, M., Rajapaksha, A.U., Wijesekara., S.S.R.M.D.H.R., Weerarathna, N., Ok, Y.S. Probing the Effect of Soil Types and Fertilizer on Arsenic Portioning under Simulated Environmental Conditions. The 6th Pacific Basin Conference on Adsorption Science and Technology, 20th -23rd May 2012.

 


57
Wanigatunge, R.P., Magana-Arachchi, D.N., Chandrasekhran, N.V. (2012). Investigation of microbial diversity in thermal springs with molecular techniques. Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 68th Annual Session, 10-12th December 2012. p 47

 


58
Weeraratne, N., Seneviratne, G., Subasinghe A. (2012) Biofilmed Biofertilizers to Reduce Chemical Fertilizers for Rice Cultivation in Sri Lanka. In. Proceedings of Sri Lanka – India Conference on Agro

 


59
Biotechnology for Sustainable Development. 12-13 March, B.M.I.C.H., Colombo, Sri Lanka. P. 52.

 


60
Weerasekera D.K., Magana- Arachchi D.N., Madegedara, R.M.D. (2012). Detection of Non-tuberculosis Mycobacteria (NTM) with molecular typing. Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 68th Annual Session, 10-12th December 2012. p 2.

 


61
Wijeratne, K., Akilavasan, J., Bandara, J. Efficiency Enhancement of Dye Sensitized Solar Cell by Incorporating Li Ion In to ZnO Nanosturcures, The Energy and Material Research Conference inTorremolinos, Malaga, Spain on June 20-22, 2012.

 


62
Wijeratne, W.M.K.T., Akilavasan, J., Bandara, J. Facile hydrothermal preparation of SnO2/ZnO nanocomposites and their application dye-sensitized solar cells, International Conference on AdvancedMaterials, Science and Engineering (ICAMSE) in Colombo, Sri Lanka on July 2-3, 2012.

 


63
Wijesekara, S.S.R.M.D.H.R. Vithanage, M. Synthesis and characterization of air stable Zero-valent Iron nanoparticles by different stabilizing agents. The First International Conference on Emerging Technologies. Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai. 2012 September 14- 16.

 


64
Wijesekara, S.S.R.M.D.H.R. Vithanage, M., Sewwandi, B.G.N., de Silva, N., Basnayake,. B.F.A. Contamination of wetlands through transport of pollutants generated from the municipal solid waste opendumpsite, Kandy, Sri Lanka. Japan Geoscience Union. 20-25 May, 2012

 


65
Wijesekara, S.S.R.M.D.H.R., Basnayake, B.F.A., Vithanage, M. Laboratory investigations of stabilized nano scale zero valent iron for the treatment of landfill leachate in the tropics. NationalmNanotechnology conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology in Sri Lanka: from science to commercialization 22-23 August 2012.

 


66
Wijesekara, S.S.R.M.D.H.R., Mahatanthila, K., Eheliyagoda, D.R.M.R.D.P., Mayakaduwa, S.S., Basnayake, B.F.A., Vithanage, M. Fate and transport of pollutants generated from the Gohagoda open dump site, Kandy, Sri Lanka. Symposium Proceedings, International Symposium on Water Quality and Human Health: Challenges Ahead, 22-23 March, 2012.

 


67
Wijesekara, S.S.R.M.D.H.R., Vithanage, M., Dideriksen,K., Mahatantila, K. Basnayake, B.F.A. Application of nano-zero valent iron for landfill leachate treatment in the tropics. The 7th Asian Pacific Landfill Symposium. 8th -11th October, 2012.

 


68
Yatigammana, S.K., Perera, M.B.U., Athukorala, N. (2012). Sesonal Water Quality Changes in Reservoirs in Different Climatic Zones of Sri Lanka. International Symposium on “Water Quality and Human Health: Challenges Ahead”. Symposium proceedings, 17p.

 


69
Bandara, T.M.W.J., Jayasundara, W.J.M.J.S.R., Dissanayake, M.A.K.L., Fernando, P.S.L..,Fernado, H.D.N.S., Mellander. B.- E. Effect of Mixed Cations on the Efficiency Enhancement of Dye Sensitized Solar Cells Based on Gel Polymer Electrolytes Containing CsI and LiI Binary Iodide System. Proc. First International Conference on Advanced Materials, Science and Engineering (ICAMSE '12) July 01-04, 2012, Colombo, Sri Lanka.

 


70
Bandara, T. M.W.J,. Furlani, M., Jayasundara, W.J.M.J.S.R., Dissanayake, M.A.K.L., Mellander B. E. Quasi Solid State Polymer Electrolytes with Binary iodides for Photo-electrochemical Solar Cells. 13th International Symposium on Polymer Electrolytes (ISPE- XIII) 26 - 31 August 2012, Selfoss, Iceland

 


71
Dissanayake M.A.K.L. (Invited). Solid and Quasi Solid Polymer Electrolytes for Dye Sensitized Solar Cells. Proc. First International Conference on Advanced Materials, Science and Engineering, (ICAMSE '12), July 01-04, 2012 Colombo, Sri Lanka

 


72
Dissanayake M.A.K. L. (Invited). Quasi Solid polymer Electrolytes for Dye Sensitized Solar Cells. Proc. 13th Asian Conf on Solid State Ionics (ACSSI-2012), 17 - 20 July 2012, Sendai, Japan.

 


73
Nalaka, G. D. A., Sivanathawerl, T., Iqbal, M. C. M. Scaling aboveground biomass from small diameter trees. Tropical Agriculture Research (Accepted).

 


74
Senadeera R., Dissanayake, L. Sri Lanka: Towards a Renewable Energy Island, (Invited talk), 10th SEE FORUM ,Innovations for Sustainable and Secure Energy, 21-23 November 2012, Brunei Darussalam.

 


75
Senadeera, R., Jayarathne, S., Gunathilake, S., Thotawatthage, C., Ekanayake, P., Dissanayake, L. Novel blended PVdF-PEO nanocomposite polymer electrolyte with mixed cations and its application in dye sensitizedsolar cells., International symposium, Sustainable Future Energy 2012, 21-23 November 2012, Brunei Darussalam.

 


76
Wan, M., Arof, A.K., Bandara, L.R.A.K., Thotawatthage ,C.A., Rupasinghe, W.N.S., DissanayakeM.A.K.L. Efficiency enhancement by mixed cation effect in dye-sensitized solar cells with a PVdF based gel polymer electrolyte. 13th International Symposium on Polymer Electrolytes (ISPE- XIII) 26 - 31 August 2012, Selfoss, Iceland.

 


Abstract/ Conference Procedings in year 2011

1
J. Akilavasan, J. Bandara, (2011). Fabrication of solar cells by hydrothermally synthesized titaniananotubes and CdS quantum dots. International conference on solar energy materials, solar cells and solar energy applications, Solar Asia-2011, Kandy, Sri Lanka.

 


2
M.A. Careem, K. Kumaraarachchi, G.K.R. Senadeera, A.J.W. Bandara, B.E. Mellander, (2011). Quantum dot sensitized solar cells with some gel type polymer electrolytes. Presented at the International Conference on Advanced Materials and applications (ICAMA-2011), Kalasalingam University, Krishnankoil, Tamil Nadu, India, 4-5 March 2011.

 


3
R. Senadeera, S. Gunathilake, P. Ekanayake, L. Dissanayake, (2011). Synthesis and characterization of blended PVdF:PEOnanocomposite polymer electrolyte and its application in dye sensitized solar cells. POLYCHAR 19 – World Forum on Advanced Materials March 20-24, 2011, (p 270) Kathmandu, Nepal.

 


4
M.A. K. L. Dissanayake, W.N.S., Rupasinghe , J.M.N.I. Jayasundara, P. Ekanayake, T.M.W.J. Bandara, S. N. Thalawala, and V.A. Seneviratne, (2011). Ionic Conductivity Enhancement in the Solid Polymer Electrolyte PEO9LiTf with Nanosilica Filler from Rice Husk Ash. Proc. International Conference on Materials for Advanced Technologies (ICMAT 2011), 26th June to 1st July, 2011, Singapore.

 


5
L. Jayasinghe, (2011): Chemistry and bioactivity of some edible fruits, Special Molecular Life Science Seminar, 14th June 2011, Jacobs University Bremen, Germany.

 


6
L. Jayasinghe, (2011): Chemistry and bioactivity of some popular edible fruits of Sri Lank, International Symposium on Natural Products and their Applications in Health and Agriculture –NPAHA 2011 Kandy, Sri Lanka, 51.

 


7
L. Jayasinghe, (2011): Search for environmental friendly bioactive compounds – Keynote Address: Annual Research Symposium - 2011, Technical Session - Science and Technology, Uva-Wellassa University, December, 15th, 2011.

 


8
G.G.E.H. De Silva, L. Jayasinghe, (2011). Antioxidant, antifungal, cytotoxic and phytotoxic activity of seven varieties of ripe fruits of banana (Musa sp.), NPAHA 2011, Kandy, Sri Lanka, 76.

 


9
R.P. Wanigatunge, D.N. Magana-Arachchi, L. Jayasinghe, (2011). Detection of hepatotoxic Mmicrocystin in ChroococcidiopsisSpecies, NPAHA 2011 Kandy, Sri Lanka, 98.

 


10
D. Niyangoda, N.S. Kumar, L. Jayasinghe, (2011). Bioactivity studies of some plants used in traditional medicine to treat inflammations, NPAHA 2011 Kandy, Sri Lanka, 102.

 


11
W.I.T. Fernando, H.K.I. Perera, S.B.P. Athauda, N.S. Kumar, U.L.B. Jayasinghe, R. Sivakanesan, (2011): Heat stability of the amylase and lipase inhibitors in methanol extracts of spices,Annual Sessions, Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, December.

 


12
D.S. Jayaweera, N.S. Kumar, G.J. Panagoda, B.M.R. Bandara, L. Jayasinghe, (2011). Bioactivity studies of some edible grains of Sri Lanka, NPAHA 2011 Kandy, Sri Lanka, 99.

 


13
N.S. Kumar. (2011): Separation of some oligomericproanthocyanidns from fresh tea leaves, International Symposium on Natural Products and their Applications in Health and Agriculture – (NPAHA 2011) , Kandy, Sri Lanka, 43-44.

 


14
W.W. Kumbukgolla, A.A.K. Karunathilake, V. Thevenesam, G.J. Panagoda, N.S. Kumar, B.M.R. Bandara, Antimicrobial activity of tea polyphenols against some Clinically Important Pathogens. International Symposium on Natural Products and their Applications in Health and Agriculture – NPAHA 2011 Kandy, Sri Lanka, 61.

 


15
A.M.D.A. Siriwardane, L. Jayasinghe, N.S. Kumar, Y. Fujimoto, (2011): Polyketides from endophytic fungi Aspergillussp. associated with Limonitaacidissima, NPAHA 2011 Kandy, Sri Lanka, 64.

 


16
W.I.T. Fernando, H.K.I. Perera, S.B.P. Athauda, N.S. Kumar, L. Jayasinghe, R.Sivakanesan (2011): Lipase and amylase inhibitory activity of spices, NPAHA 2011, Kandy, Sri Lanka, 69.

 


17
K.G.E. Padmathilake, N.S. Kumar, L. Jayasinghe,( 2011): Chemistry and bioactivity of seeds of PouteriacampechianaNPAHA 2011 Kandy, Sri Lanka, 70.

 


18
W.C. de Silva, A.M.D.A. Siriwardane, H.M.S.K.H. Bandara, G.G.E.H. de Silva, N.S. Kumar, L. Jayasinghe, (2011). Bioactive extracts from some fungi of importance in agriculture,International NPAHA 2011, Kandy, Sri Lanka, 84.

 


19
H.M.S.K.H. Bandara, N.S. Kumar, L. Jayasinghe, (2011). Bioactive secondary metabolites from a fungus Aspergillussp. associated with Musa sp, NPAHA 2011, Kandy, Sri Lanka, 86.

 


20
N.S. Kumar, (2011): Research in Chemistry – Some Perspectives. Address as the Chief Guest. International Year of Chemistry 2011 National Symposium “Chemistry Comes to Life”. Faculty of Applied Sciences, Rajarata University of Sri Lanka.

 


21
M.B.U. Perera, S.K. Yatigammana, S.A. Kulasooriya, N. Athukorale, (2011). Limnology and Cyanobacterial Species Composition of the Padawiya Tank During the Dry Season. Proceedings Peradeniya University Research Sessions, 149.

 


22
M.B.U. Perera, S.K. Yatigammana, S.A. Kulasooriya, (2011). Diversity of plankton in Some Selected Reservoirs of Sri Lanka. International Symposium on “Sustainable Use of Water :Challenges Ahead”. Symposium proceedings, 36-37.

 


23
O. Perera, R. Liyanage, (2011). Antioxidant activity and phenol content of commonly consumed cowpea varieties in Sri Lanka, In Proceedings of the International Symposium on Natural Products and their Applications in Health and Agriculture, Institute of Fundamental Studies, Sri Lanka, 3-8 October,2011.

 


24
S.D.P.M.P. Chandika, B.C. Jayawardana, J.K. Vidanaarchchi and R. Liyanage(2011). Antioxidant effect of onion on lipid oxidation and sensory qualities of cooked pork sausages, In Proceedings of the twenty first annual research session, Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Peradeniya,Sri Lanka.12th November, 2011.

 


25
S.D.P.M.P. Chandika, B.C. Jayawardana, R. Liyanage, and J.K Vidanaarchchi, (2011) Anti-oxidative effect of onion (Allium cepa) on lipid oxidation, In Proceedings of the National Symposium on Agricultural Biotechnology, Council for Agricultural Research Policy, Rice Reaserach& Development Institute, Batalagoda, Ibbagamuwa. Sri Lanka. 16th December,2011.

 


26
D.N. Magana-Arachchi, H.M. Liyanage and R.P. Wanigatunge. Molecular detection of cyanotoxins in water reservoirs in Anuradhapura District, Sri Lanka. Sixth IWA Specialist Conference on Efficient Use and Management of Water Demand Management: Challenges & Opportunities. (Manuscript number: IWA-5553).11-13 July 2011,Sydey, Australiya.

 


27
H.M. Liyanage and D.N. Magana–Arachchi(2011). Detection and Quantification of Cyanotoxin; Cylindrospermopsin from Anuradhapura Water Reservoirs using a Biochemical Method. IFS-AFASSA International Symposium on Natural Products and their Applications in Health and Agriculture. 3rd-8th October, 2011 at the IFS, Kandy, Sri Lanka.

 


28
R.P. Wanigatunge, D.N. Magana-Arachchi, U.L.B. Jayasinghe (2011). Detection of Hepatotoxic Microcystin in ChroococcidiopsisSpecies. IFS- AFASSA International Conference on Natural Products and their Applications in Health and Agriculture. 3rd – 8th October, 2011. PO- 16; P. 98.

 


29
D.N Magana-Arachchi, B.A.C de Silva, D. Medagedara, V. Thevanesam. Spoligotyping of Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains isolated from patients attending the Central Chest Clinic Kandy. Proceedings of the Kandy Society of Medicine, 33rd Annual sessions,10-12th February 2011. p68.

 


30
N. Dissanayake, D. Medagedara, U. Karunarathnne, C. Prematilake, D.N. Magana-Arachchi. Detection of Non-tuberculosis Mycobacteria (NTM) in Bronchoscopy samples. Proceedings of the Kandy Society of Medicine, 33rd Annual sessions,10-12th February 2011. p 61-62.

 


31
N. Dissanayake, D. Madegedara, D. Magana-Arachchi, U. Karunarathna, D. Yasaratne, C. De Silva, C. Kulathunga, S. Nakandala, P. Wijerathne, C. Wirasinghe (2011). High burden of rapidly growing non-tuberculosis mycobacteria in patients with respiratory disease undergoing elective bronchoscopy. Proceedings of the European Respiratory Society. Amesterdam 2011. September 24-28. No; 3395.

 


32
R.P. Wanigatunge and D.N. Magana-Arachchi* (2011). Application of molecular techniques for the detection of potentially microcystin-producing cyanobacteria in Kondawatuwanareservoir in Ampara. Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science. 67th Annual Session. P.51.

 


33
H.M. Liyanage, D.N. Magana–Arachchiand S.A. Kulasooriya (2011). Detection and quantification of Cyanotoxin; Cylindrospermopsin from Girandurukotte water reservoirs and water sources using a biochemical method. Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science (SLAAS). 67th Annual Session, p.50.

 


34
N. Nanayakkara , Yu-Ming Zheng , J. Paul Chen. Agricultural wastewater: A treatment perspective, Water Professionals Day Symposium- 2011, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, October 2011

 


35
N. Walelawala, R. Weerasooriya, N. Nanayakkara, L. Jayarathne, S.P. Indrarathna, A. Bandara. The zeta potential and IR spectroscopic measurements of Pyrite-Carbofuran interactions, 10th International conference of the east and southeast Asia federation of soil science societies- Soil, a precious natural resource: Agricultural ecosystems, environmental health & climate change, Colombo- Sri Lanka, October 2011.

 


36
A.G.A.W . Alakolanga, L. Jayasinghe, N.S. Kumar, (2011). Chemistry and bioactivity of seeds of Punicagranatum, NPAHA 2011, Kandy, Sri Lanka, 97.

 


37
G.C. Pathiraja, K.G.N. Nanayakkara(2011). Surface modification of activated carbon to treat polluted water streams, UvaWellassa University Research Symposium 2011- Towards a knowledge economy, UvaWellassa University, Sri Lanka, December 2011.

 


38
S.A.K.M. Dhanasekara, R. Weerasooriya, K.G.N. Nanayakkara, L. Jayarathne, N. Walelawela, (2011). Kinetic modeling of partial degradation of carbofuran by pyrite, UvaWellassaUniversity Research Symposium 2011- Towards a knowledge economy, UvaWellassa University, Sri Lanka, December 2011

 


39
T.D.K. De Silva, K.G.N. Nanayakkara, (2011). Investigating properties of rice husk for contaminated removal from polluted water streams, UvaWellassa University Research Symposium 2011- Towards a knowledge economy, UvaWellassa University, Sri Lanka, December 2011.

 


40
R.R. Ratnayake, D. Wasalamuni, T. Gunaratne, (2011). Development of a sustainable home garden system in Sri Lanka to optimize soil C sequestration. In Proceedings of the International Symposium on Soil Organic Matter: Organic matter dynamics – from soils to oceans, Leuven, Belgium, 11-14 July 2011.

 


41
T. Kugendran, R.R. Ratnayake, N. Gnanavelrajah, (2011). Assessment of soil Carbon stocks in different land uses in Jafna district. International Conference of the East and Southeast Asia Federation of Soil Science Societies, Cinnamon Lakeside Hotel, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 10th to 13th October 2011.

 


42
K.M.D. Gunathileke, R.R. Ratnayake, S.A. Kulasooriya, D.N. Karunaratne, (2011). Biodegradation of Cellulose for Biofuel Production Using Microbial Biofilms. International symposium on Natural Products and their Applications in Health and Agriculture, Institute of Fundamental Studies, Kandy, 3rd – 8th October 2011

 


43
M.M.S.N. Premetilake, R.R. Rathnayake, S.A. Kulasoorya, Perera, G.A.D. (2011) Variation of microbial biomass in plantation forests with age. Research Symposium 2011, UwaWellassaUniversity of Sri Lanka.

 


44
C. Thotawattageand R. Senadeera, (2011). Quasi solid natural rubber polymer electrolytes for dye sensitized solar cells. POLYCHAR 19 – World Forum on Advanced Materials March 20-24, 2011, (p 250) Kathmandu, Nepal.

 


45
C.I.F. Attanayake, B.A.J.K..Premachandra, A.A.P. De Alwis, and G.K.R. Senadeera, (2011) Conversion of solar energy to electricity by natural dye sensitization. Solar Asia 2011, July 28-29, IFS, Kandy, Sri Lanka.

 


46
T.R.C.K. Wijayarathne, Y.P.Y.P. Ariyasinghe, C.A., Thotawatthage, V.P.S. Perera, and G.K.R. Senadeera, (2011). Effects of Ni doping of the nanostructured photo anode on the performance of dye sensitized solar cells. Annual Academic Sessions 2011, The Open University of Sri Lanka, 14-15 September, 2011, p 311-314

 


47
G. Seneviratne, H.M.L.I. Herath, A.P.D.A. Jayasekara, and I.R. Kennedy, (2011). Developed microbial biofilms for sustainable agriculture. Exploratory workshop on „Biofilms: Friend or Foe? Berlin, Germany, 22 - 23 June 2011.

 


48
G., Seneviratne, Herath, H.M.L.I., Ariyawansa, H.A., Jayasekara, A.P.D.A. and Kennedy, I.R. (2011) Developed microbial biofilms: A novel rhizoremediation tool to heal soil sickness. Exploratory workshop on „Biofilms: Friend or Foe? Berlin, Germany, 22 - 23 June 2011.

 


49
G. Seneviratne, H.M.L.I. Herath, (2011). Biofilm-based bioremediation method to reduce cadmium levels in agricultural soil. In. Proceedings of International Symposium on Natural Products and their Applications in Health and Agriculture, 3-8 October 2011. Institute of Fundamental Studies (IFS), Kandy. p. 95.

 


50
G. Seneviratne, H.M.L.I. Herath, A.D. Igalavithana, (2011). Enhancement of glyphosate biodegradation via developed microbial biofilms. In. Proceedings of International Symposium on Natural Products and their Applications in Health and Agriculture. Institute of Fundamental Studies (IFS), Kandy. p. 96.

 


51
G. Seneviratne, H.M.L.I. Herath, M.C. Peris, (2011). Developed microbial biofilms: novel biofertilizer technique for common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.). In. Proceedings of International Symposium on Agriculture and Environment 2011. Faculty of Agriculture, University of Ruhuna, p. 25.

 


52
N.D. Subasinghe, N.B. Suriyaarachchi, T.B. Nimalsiri, (2011). Low-cost thermoelectric power generation using solar energy. Proceedings of Solar Asia 2011. Institute of Fundamental Studies, Kandy. 28-30 July 2011

 


53
N.D. Subasinghe, (2011). Electron microscopic studies on phosphate binding processes in the presence of iron. Proceedings of the MEPEA2011, Kualalumpur, Malaysia. 26-28 Sept. 2011

 


54
J. Akilavasan, K. Tilakaratne(2011). Some observation for effective communication for rural area science teachers in Sri Lanka. International training workshop on science education for sustainable development, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

 


55
S. Subedi, K. Kawamoto, L. Jayarathna, M. Vithanage, P. Moldrup, T. Komatsu. Assessment of water repellency indices; Contact angle for hydrophobized sands. Japan Geoscience Union Meeting, Accepted for oral presentation, May, 2011.

 


56
B.G.N. Sewwandi, S.S.R.M.D.H.R. Wijesekara, A.U. Rajapaksha, M.I.M. Mowjood, M. Vithanage. Risk of Soil and Water Pollution by Heavy Metals in Landfill Leachate. The 12th Annual Conference of Thai Society of Agricultural Engineering. Chonburi, Thailand; 31 March-1 April 2011.

 


57
S.S.R.M.D.H.R. Wijesekara, A.U. Rajapaksha, I.P.L. Jayarathna, B.F.A. Basnayake, M. Vithanage. Toxic metals in soils contaminated by landfill leachate in Kandy area, Sri Lanka. The 12th Annual Conference of Thai Society of Agricultural Engineering. Chonburi, Thailand; 31 March-1 April 2011.

 


58
I.P.L. Jayarathna, A.Bandara, M. Vithanage, R. Weerasooriya. Structure optimization and IR frequency interpretation of Fe6(OH)18(H2O)6 nanoparticles by DFT calculations, PURSE 2011- Accepted.

 


59
S.S.R.M.D.H.R. Wijesekara, A.U. Rajapaksha, I.P.L. Jayarathna, B.F.A., Basnayake, M. Vithanage. Toxic metals in soils contaminated by landfill leachate in Gohagoda dump site, Kandy, Sri Lanka. Symposium on Disasters: Reduction, Mitigation and Management. Proceedings of the 27th Annual sessions of the Geological Society of Sri Lanka. 25-26 February, 2011.

 


60
I.P.L. Jayarathna, A.U.Rajapaksha, M. Vithanage. Defluoridation behavior of laterite under different pH, contact time, fluoride loading and co-existing ions. Symposium on Disasters: Reduction, Mitigation and Management. Proceedings of the 27th Annual sessions of the Geological Society of Sri Lanka. 25-26 February, 2011.

 


61
H.A.J. Kumara, S.S.R.M.D.H.R. Wijesekara, A.U. Rajapaksha, I.P.L. Jayarathna, A.L.T. Hewawasam, M. Vithanage. Fractionation and availability of heavy metals in Ratnapura gem bearing alluvium. Proceedings of the 27th Annual sessions of the Geological Society of Sri Lanka. 25-26 February, 2011.

 


62
R.M.A.U. Rajapaksha, M.Vithanage, W.M.A.T. Bandara, R. Weerasooriya. Toxic metal release from serpentine soils in simulated environmental conditions. Proceedings of the 27th Annual sessions of the Geological Society of Sri Lanka. 25-26 February, 2011.

 


63
R.M.A.U. Rajapaksha, M. Vithanage, W.M.A.T. Bandara, R.Weerasooriya. Nickel adsorption on single and dual site clay surfaces; Effect of pH and nickel loadings. Accepted for the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, 2011, December, San Francisco, USA.

 


64
M. Vithanage, J.K. Hettiarachchi, R.M.A.U. Rajapaksha, H.,Wijesekara, T. Hewawasam. Heavy metals in Ratnapura alluvial gem sediments, Sri Lanka. Accepted for the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, 2011, December, San Francisco, USA.

 


65
R.M.A.U. Rajapaksha, M. Vithanage, Christopher, Oze, W.M.A.T. Bandara, R. Weerasooriya. Formation of Cr(VI) related to Cr(III)-muscovite in soil and groundwater systems. Sources, Transport, and Fate of Trace and Toxic Elements in the Environment, Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, 43(5).

 


66
S. Subedi, K. Kawamoto, T. Komatsu, L. Jayarathna, M. Vithanage, Moldrup. Hydrophorbic capillary barriers for solid waste landfill capping; Characterizing water repellency ofhydrophobized sand materials. Proceedings of the Lien Foundation-NTU Environmental Endeavour, Seminar on water and environment in Asia "Cambria Math" s developing communities. July, 2011.

 


67
S.S.R.M.D.H.R. Wijesekara, A.U. Rajapaksha, I.P.L. Jayarathna, B.F.A. Basnayake, M. Vithanage. The temporal variation of landfill leachate quality at Gohagoda dumpsite. The 16th International Forestry and Environment Symposium, October, 2011.

 


68
R.M.A.U. Rajapaksha, M. Vithanage, S.S.R.M.D.H.R. Wijesekara, M. Ahmad, Y.S. Ok. Efficacy of soybean stoverbiochar for arsenic and antimony removal from aqueous solutions. 1st International Biochar Symposium, Kangwon National University, Chuncheon, Korea. Dec, 2011

 


69
M. Vithanage, R.M.A.U. Rajapaksha, K. Mahatantila, M. Ahmad, Y.S. Ok. Modeling antimony adsorption on soybean biochar. 1st International Biochar Symposium, Kangwon National University, Chuncheon, Korea. Dec, 2011

 


70
S.S.R.M.D.H.R. Wijesekara, K. Dideriksen, A.U. Rajapaksha, I.P.L. Jayarathna, B.F.A. Basnayake, M. Vithanage. Application of nano zero valent iron for landfill leachate treatment in the tropics. The 27th International Conference on Solid Waste Technology and Management Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A. March, 2012

 


71
Conference proceedings full papers The following papers were presented at the Solar Asia 2011, 28-30 July 2011, IFS, Kandy, Sri Lanka conference and published as full papers in the conference proceedings:

 


72
P.D.N. Gunasekara, Y.P.Y.P. Ariyasinghe, T.R.C.K. Wijayarathna, C.A. Thotawatthage, M.A.K.L. Dissanayakeand G.K.R. Senadeera. Poly (acrylonitrile) (PAN) based polymeric electrolyte for dye sensitized solar cells and its characteristics. Proc. Solar Asia(2011), 180-185.

 


73
P. Ekanayake, R. Zain, M. Iskandar, K. Tennakoon, S. Yoshikawa and R. Senadeera. Evaluation of dyes from melastromamalabathricum: a native plant of borneo, as potential naturalcolour for dye-sensitized solar cells. Proc. Solar Asia(2011), 246-251.

 


74
P. Abeygunawardhana, S. Palamakubura ,C. Thottawattage , L. Dissanayakeand R. Senadeera. Nanocrystalline TiO2 photo-sensitized with natural dyes. Proc. Solar Asia(2011), 229-235.

 


75
H. Iqbal, K. Perera, V.A. Seneviratne, W.N.S. Rupasinghe, C.A. Thotawattage, G.K.R. Senadeeraand M.A.K.L. Dissanayake. Quasi-solid state dye sensitized solar cells withpolymethylmethacrylate (PMMA) based gel polymer electrolyte and nano-porous TiO2 electrode. Proc. Solar Asia(2011), 163-168.

 


76
H.A.C.S. Perera, K. Perera, V.A. Seneviratne, W.N.S. Rupasinghe, C.A. Thotawattage, G.K.R. Senadeeraand M.A.K.L. Dissanayake. Quasi-solid state dye sensitized solar cells with poly (vinylidene-fluoride) (pvdf) based gel polymer electrolyte and nano-porous TiO2 electrode. Proc. Solar Asia(2011), 186-192.

 


77
C.A. Thotawatthage, M.A.K.L. Dissanayake, G.K.R. Senadeera, T.M.W.J. Bandara. Mixed Iodide Effect in Enhancing the Efficiency of Dye Sensitized Solar Cells Based onPolyacrylonitrile (PAN) and Nano-Porous TiO2. Proc. Solar Asia(2011), 175-179.

 


78
C.N. Nupearachchi, C.A. Thotawatthage, G.K.R. Senadeeraand V.P.S. Perera. Comparison of natural pigments in black tea and green tea with DSSCs. Proc. Solar Asia(2011), 241-245.

 


79
L.R.G. Wickramasinghe, V.P.S. Perera, G.K.R. Senadeera. Suppression of recombination in dye sensitized solar cells based on TiO2 with barrier layer of metal oxides. Proc. SolarAsia(2011), 148-151.

 


80
K. Abuel-Rub, S-R. Hahn, S. Tari and M.A.K. L. Dissanayake. Surface and thin-film analysis of CdCl2 treated CdS/CdTe layers for solar cells. Proc. Solar Asia(2011), 102-104.

 


81
K. Kumaraarachchi, M.A. Careem, G.K.R. Senadeera, T.M.W.J. Bandara, B-E. Mellander. Polymer Electrolyte Based CdS Quantum Dot Sensit. Proc. Solar Asia(2011), 96-101.

 


Abstract/ Conference Procedings in year 2010

1
Abeykoon, P.D.G.A.K., Jayasinghe, U.L.B., and Bandara, B.M.R., (2010): Endophytes from the healthy leaves of Syzygium samarangenese; isolation and bioactive extracts. Proceedings of the Peradeniya, University Research Sessions,(PURSE) December

 


2
Alakolanga, A.G.A.W., Jayasinghe, U.L.B., Kumar, N.S., (2010): Isolation of proanthocyanidin from the fruits of Flacourtia inermis, (PURSE) 15, December 16th , 475-4

 


3
Anushka, P.V.A., Magana Arachchi D.N., Wanigatunge, R.P., and Amarasinghe, A.A.Y., (2010). Identification, extraction and analysis of cyanobacterial toxins in Kalawewa and Nachchaduwa fresh water tanks of Sri Lanka.(Proc  SLAAS). 66th Annual Session ,411D, P67

 


4
Bandara, H.M.S.K.H., Kumar, N.S., and Jayasinghe, U.L.B.(2010): Bioactivity studies of the extracts isolated from a fungus associated with Musa sp. (PURSE) 15, Decemberp.20-21

 


5
Bernacka - Wojcik, I., Senadeera, R., Wojcik, P.J., Silva, L.B., Doria, G., Baptista, P., Aguas, H., Fortunato, E., Martins, R. Inkjet printed and “doctor blade” TiO2 photodetectors for DNA biosensors, Biosensors 2010 Congress, 26-28 May 2010, Glasgow, United Kingdom.

 


6
Bernacka-Wojcik, R. Albuquerque, J. Pinto, L. Silva, P. J. Wojcik, R. Senadeera, G. Doria, H. Aguas, P. Baptista, R. Martins, E. Fortunato, Towards price reduction in biodetection, II Annual Meeting of the Institute of Nanostructures, Nanomodelling and Nanofabrication, 5-6 Febuary 2010, Fatima, Portugal October –3 November 2010. Colorado USA

 


7
Ekanayake, W.M.S.M., Jayasinghe, U.L.B., (2010): Search for Bioactive Compounds from Endophytic fungi isolated from the leaves of Artocarpus heterophyllus Lam. Proceedings, Research Symposium, Uva-Wellassa University, September

 


8
Fernando, W.I.T., Perera., H.K.I., Athauda, S.B.P., Kumar, N.S., Jayasinghe, U.L.B., Sivakanesan, R., (2010): In-vitro screening of spices for lipase inhibitory activity and antioxidant activity. (PURSE) 15, December 16 th , p383-385

 


9
Gamage P.A.S., Wijesekara, S.S.M.D.H.R. Sarathchandra, G.W.N.L., Basnayake, B.F.A., Costa, Leaching from lysimeter simulation of rice straw landfill bioreactor and evaluation of fertilizer quality of resulting compost. 22nd Annual congress of the Post Graduate Institute of Agriculture, 2010.

 


10
Gunasekara H. D.N., Wijayarathna, T. R. C. K., Ariyasinghe Y. P. Y. P., Senadeera; G.K.R., Synthesis and characterization of polymer electrolytes for dye sensitized solar cells; Research symposium: Value addition to the national resource base; Uwa Welassa University, Sri Lanka; 16 – 17 September 2010; 154.

 


11
Gunathilake W.S.S., G.K.R. Senadeera, P. Ekanayake, V. Seneviratne, M.A.K.L. Dissanayake and A.D.L.C. Perera.(2010) Quasi Solid-State Nano Composite Polymer Electrolytes based on PVdF-PEO blend and their Applications in Dye Sensitized Solar Cells, 12th Asian Conference on Solid State Ionics, May 2-6, 2010,Wuhan, P.R. China.

 


12
Gunathilake, W.S.S., Senadeera, G.K.R.,* Ekanayake, P., Seneviratne, V., Dissanayake, M.A.K.L., and Perera, A.D.L.C., Quasi Solid-State Nano Composite Polymer Electrolytes based on PVdF-PEO blend and their Applications in Dye Sensitized Solar Cells. Solid State Ionics, Fundamental Researches and Technological Applications (2010) p 11671174, Ed: B.V.R. Chodari, H. Liu, W. Chen, Q. Xu and Z Yu

 


13
Hobbs B. A., Fonseka M., Dawes G., Jonson N., Subasinghe N. D., Whaler K., (2010) Geothermal and Tectonic studies in Sri Lanka using Magnetotellurics. Proc. 20th IAGA WG. 1.2 Workshop on Electromagnetic Induction n the Earth, Giza, Egypt, September 18-24, 2010

 


14
Kokila, K.W.A.M., and Magana-Arachchi, D.N., *(2010).Isolation and identification of Mycobacterium in Soil and Water.Value Addition to the National Resource Base.Proc. Research Symposium of Uva Wellassa University, 16-17 th September. P147.

 


15
Kumar N.S.., and Jayasinghe, U.L.B., (2010): Determination of antifungal, phytotoxic, cytotoxic and antioxidant activities, Workshop on “Bioassays for Natural Product Research”, Institute of Fundamental studies, 25-26 th March,2010

 


16
Liyanage, H.M., Magana–Arachchi, D.N., Kulasooriya, S.A., Chandrasekharan, N.V., and Wanigatunge, R.P.,(2010). Detection of cyanotoxin; microcystin from Kandy Lake with molecular and biochemical th methods. (Proc. SLAAS).. 66 Annual Session: 43/ D, p 69

 


17
Marasinghe, M.M.N.K., Jayasinghe, U.L.B., Wimalasiri, K.M.S., (2010): Development of a Wine from Tamarind (Tamarindus indica), a value added product from an underutilized fruit crop in Sri Lanka, Proceedings, Research Symposium, Uva-Wellassa University, September.

 


18
Nupearrachchi, C., Wijayarathna T. R. C. K. and Perera V. P. S., Utilization of natural henna as a sensitizer in photo electrochemical solar cells;2010, 505E1

 


19
Padmathilake, K.G.E., Kumar, N.S., and Jayasinghe, U.L.B., (2010): Bioactive compounds from the fruits of Pouteria campechiana. (PURSE) 15, December 16th  508-510

 


20
Peries, C.M., and Seneviratne, G., (2010). Development of biofilmed biofertilizers for bean (Phaseolus vulgaris).In. Proc. Res. Symposium 2010, Uva Wellassa University, Badulla. 16-17 September 2010.

 


21
Rajapaksha A., Vithanaga M., Jayarathna L., Kumara C. K., Natural Red Earth as a Possible low cost substrate for arsenic removal in water: Comparison of laboratory controlled and uncontrolled conditions.  Arsenic in geosphere and human diseases.  Jean, Bundschuh and Bhattachcharya (eds.) Proceedings of as, 2010, Taiwan. Taylor and Francis Group, London

 


22
Rajapaksha A.U., Vithanage M., Bandara W.M.A.T. & Weerasooriya R.,  Heavy metal release from serpentine soil dissolution: Fractional speciation of Ni and Mn. American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December, 2010.

 


23
Rajapaksha A.U., Vithanage M., Bandara W.M.A.T. & Weerasooriya R., effect of organic and inorganic acids on sepentinite soil dissolution ; Relese of Ni and Mn and to the environment. Sources, Transport, and fate of Trace and Toxic element in the environment,, Geological Society of America Annual Meeting Vol. 42, No 5,p 502. 31 October – 3 November 2010, Colorado USA.

 


24
Samarakoon, A.M.R.T., Seneviratne, G., and Yapa, P.I., (2010) The effect of biofilmed biofertilizers on the soil – plant microbes interactions in nursery tea. In. Proc. 3 Int. Symp, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, Belihuloya. 26-28 August 2010. p. 44

 


25
Siriwardane, A.M.D.A., Kumar, N.S., Jayasinghe, U.L.B. (2010): Bioactive extracts from a fungus isolated from the seeds of Limonia acidissima (PURSE) 15, December16th 1, p 473-474

 


26
Subasinghe, N.D. (2010) Geophysical Applications in Exploration of Groundwater in the Hard Crystalline Terrains - An Example from Sri Lanka. Proc. 2nd Int. Conference on Chemical, Biological and Environmental Engineering (ICBEE 2010) in Cairo. Egypt, November 2010.

 


27
Subedi S., Kawamoto K., Karunarathna A. K., Jayarathna L., Vithanage M., KomatsuT., Assessment of water repellency of model sands mixed with oleic acid.  12th Int. Summer Symposium Japanese Society for Civil Engineers, September, 2010, Japan.

 


28
Suganthy, P., Wijayarathna, T.R.C.K., Ariyasinghe, Y.P.Y.P., Senadeera, G.K.R., Identification and characterization of natural dyes available in Sri Lanka. And their usage in low cost dye sensitized solar cells; Research symposium: value addition to the national resource base; Uwa Welassa University, Sri Lanka; 16th - 17th September 2010; 153.

 


29
Vithanage M., Ramanayake A., Rajapaksha A., Jayarathna L., Kumara C. K., Premathilake M., Ranjith A. D., Hewawasam T., Hydro geochemical characteristics of Groundwater in Hambantota District, Sri Lanka, Annual Sessions Geological Society of Sri Lanka, Feb, 26th 2010, Colombo.

 


30
Wanigatunge, R.P., Magana-Arachchi, D.N., and Chandrasekharan, N.V., (2010). Phylogeny of order Oscillatoriales (cyanobacteria) isolated from Sri Lanka based on 16S rDNA sequence analyses. Proc. th Sri Lanka Assoc. Adv. Sci (Proc. SLAAS). 66 Annual Session: 42/D, p 68

 


31
Wijesinghe, K.R.N.L., Seneviratne, G., and Jinadasa, D.M., (2010) Biofilmed biofertilizers for sugarcane(Saccharum officinarum). In. Proc. Research Symposium 2010.Faculty of Agriculture, Rajarata University of Sri Lanka, Anuradhapura. 4 June 2010. p. 43

 


Abstract/ Conference Procedings in year 2009

1
Attanayake,C.I.F.,  . Premachandra, B.A.J.K, De Alwis A.A.P., and Senadeera,G.K.R. Conversion of Solar Energy to Electricity by Natural Dye-Sensitization. 15th ERU Symposium, 2009: Faculty of Engineering, University of Moratuwa, 2009.

 


2
Becker, K., Dittus, W., Kumarasingha, R., and  Nürnberg, P. Assessment of inbreeding avoidance in social groups of toque macaques with non-dispersing males. 32nd Meeting of the American Society of Primatologists,  San Diego, California, USA. (18th-21st September, 2009).

 


3
Bernacka-Wojcik,I.,  Senadeera,R.,  Jerzy Wojcik,P., Bione Silva,L.B.,  Doria,G., Baptista, P., Aguas,H., Fortunato,E., Martins, R. Inkjet printed and “doctor blade” TiO2 photodetectorsfor DNA biosensors. NanoBioTech-Montreux 2009, 16th -18th  Nov 2009, Montreux,  Swizerland, page 67,2009.

 


4
Bernacka-Wojcik, I., Senadeera, R., Wojcik, P.J., Silva, L.B., Doria, G., Baptista, P., Aguas, H., Fortunato, E., and Martin, R. From gold nanoparticles to "toothpaste" for DNA detection.Oral presentation, Workshop Nano 09, 10-11 December 2009, Braga, Portugal .

 


5
Ellepola, S.K.WStudy of antioxidant properties of red rice (Oryza sativa L.) seeds. AG/09/71, Second National Symposium-2009, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Ruhuna, 2009.

 


6
Jayarathna, I.P.L., Weerasooriya, R., Bandara,  A. Synthesis and Characterization of Fe2O3 Nanoparticles, Proceedings of the 42nd IUPAC Congress, UK., Vol 101, Page-013, 2009.

 


7
Jayasinghe,U.L.B. - Poster titled “How TITECH – UNESCO Research Fellowship help me to enhance my carrier as a Natural Product Chemist” presented at the Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan, 10th – 11th December, 2009. 

 


8
Kumara,C.K., NG, W.J., Bandara, A., Weerasooriya, R., 2009, Physio-Chemical Properties of Gibbsite Nano-Crystals,  Proceedings of the 42nd IUPAC Congress, UK. Vol 101, Page-012, 2009.

 


9
Kumara,C.K., Bandara,A., Weerasooriya,R. Progression of Gibbsite Nanocrystals, 65th Annual session, Sri Lanka Association of Advancement of Science, 2009.

 


10
Kumarathunge,M.D.P. and Iqbal,M.C.M. Biomass estimation in some dry zone forests in Sri Lanka from forest inventory data. Proceedings of the International Forestry and Environment Symposium 2009. University of Sri Jayawardenapura, Sri Lanka,  2009.

 


11
Magana-Arachchi,D.N., Wanigatunge,R.P. Cyanobacterial diversity and toxin production in Lake Gregory, Sri Lanka. Proceedings of the Second Open Science Meeting on HABs and Eutrophication, GEOHAB, 18th -21st , October, Beijing, China. Page 36, 2009.

 


12
Nishantha, M.R.,  Perera,V.P.S., Wijayarathna,T.R.C.K.,  Ariasinghe,Y.P.Y.P. Electroplated Ni grid for Dye Sensitized Photoelectrochemical solar panel. Proceedings of the 65rdAnnual Sessions, Sri Lanka Association For the Advancement of Science, page107, 2009.   

 


13
Nishantha,M.R.,  Perera,V.P.S., Wijayarathna,T.R.C.K., Ariasinghe, Y.P.Y.P. Development in dye sensitized electrochemical  solar cells with the use of electronic toppingup bath and Ni grid. Proceedings of the Annual Academic Sessions of Open University of Sri Lanka, page 209,  2009.

 


14
Pieris,P.K.D., Weerakoon,S.R., Iqbal,M.C.M. and Weerasena,O.V.D.S.J.. Developing low erucic acid and high oleic acid containing genotypes via embryo rescue using mustard (Brassicajuncea ) germplasm in Sri Lanka. International Conference on Frontiers of Molecular Sciences. Colombo, Sri Lanka. 16-18 September, 2009

 


15
Priyanwada,N.H.N., Wanigasekera,W.M.A.P., Dharmaratne,H.R.W., Setaria italica revisited; a long time forgotten nutritive food for Human and Ruminants in Sri Lanka. Proceedings of the 65rd Annual Sessions, Sri Lanka Association For the Advancement of Science, 2009.

 


16
Priyanwada,N.H.N., Weihena,S.J., Dharmaratne,H.R.W., and Wanigasekera,W.M.A.P., Preliminary evaluation of some nutritional aspects of Mucuna pruriens (Black variety) as a potential animal feed61st Annual Scientific Sessions of Sri Lanka Veterinary Association, 2009.

 


17
Ratnayake, R.R., Seneviratne, G., Kulasooriya, S.A., (2009). Soil C sequestration in labile organic and stable mineral fractions of natural forests and cultivated lands in Sri Lanka. In Proceedings of the International conference on Organic matter Dynamics: Land use, management and global change, Colarado, USA, 6pg, July 2009.

 


18
Samarasinghe,P., Wijayasinghe,A. and Dissanayake,L. Synthesis and characterization of lithium transition metal ceramic oxide materials, and their applications in rechargeable lithium ion batteries, International Conference on Materials for Advanced Technologies (ICMAT), Singapore, July 2009.

 


19
Samrasinghe,P., Wijayasinghe,A., Behm,M. and Dissanayke,L.

 


20
Synthesis and characterization of Li 1.1 (Ni1/3Co1/3-xMn1/3Mgx)O2 and Li 1.1 (Ni1/3Co1/3Mn1/3-xMgx)O2  by Pechini method, for Lithium ion rechargeable battery  (LIB) positive electrode.Proceedings, IUPAC 5th International Symposium on Novel Materials and Synthesis (NMS-V) 19th International, 19th International Symposium on Fine Chemistry and Functional Polymers (FCFP-XIX) Shanghi, China, October 2009.

 


21
Samrasinghe,P., Wijayasinghe ,M., and Wijayasinghe,A. Synthesis and  electrical characterization of lithium transition(Ni1/3Co1/3-xMn1/3Znx)O for lithium ion rechargeable battery cathodes, 64th Annual Sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, December 2009.

 


22
Subasinghe,N.D.  Applications of Non-Linear Dynamics in the Production of Functionalised and Sensing Material. (Abstract) Proceedings of the International Conference on Functionalized and Sensing Materials (FuSeM 2009)Bangkok, Thailand. Page 50, 2009.

 


23
Vithanage,M. and Obeysekera,J. Effect of climate change on coastal aquifer management in Sri Lanka. National Symposium on Natural Resources Management (NRM 2009) Department of Natural Resources, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka,  2009.

 


24
Vithanage,M., Engesgaard,P. and Jensen,K.H.. Modeling assessment of water flow patterns in a coastal aquifer in Sri Lanka. National Symposium on Natural Resources Management (NRM 2009) Department of Natural Resources, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, 2009.

 


25
Wanigatunge,R.P. and Magana-Arachchi,D.N. Detection of potential microcystin-producing cyanobacteria of order Oscillatoriales, from Mahapelessa hot springs, Hambantota.Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science. 65th Annual Session. Page 89; 424/D, 2009.

 


26
Wijayarathna,T.R.C.K. , Ariasinghe,Y.P.Y.P.,  Jayarathna, I. P.L., Thotawatthage,C. A., Nishantha,M.R.,  Senadeera, G.K.R. and Perera, V.P.S. Effect of surface plasmon resonance of Au nano-particle in the TiOfilms of Dye sensitized photoelectrochemical solar cells.  Proceedings of the Annual Academic Sessions of Open University of Sri Lanka, page 05, 2009.

 


27
Wansapura P. T. Bandara, J.  Electrochemical destruction of textile colorants using Indium Tin Oxide (ITO) coated conducting glass electrode Proceedings of the 42nd IUPAC Congress, UK. 2009.

 


28
Wojcik P. J., Bernacka-Wojcik I., Senadeera R., Baptista P., Fortunato E., Martins R.. Inkjet printed titanium dioxide for dye sensitized photodetectors. Poster  in  Plastic Electronics Europe 2009, Maritim Dresden, Dresden, Germany, 27-29 October 2009.

 


29
Iqbal,M.C.M. Second National Communication on vulnerability and adaptation assessment on climate change. Presentation at the NCSP meeting 21-23 July, 2009 Kuala Lumpur Malaysia.

 


Abstract/ Conference Procedings in year 2008

1
Amarasinghe N.R., Gunawardena D.C., and Jayasinghe U.L.B., Chemistry and bioactivity of Artocarpus altilis and Averrhoa carambola, Proceedings of the Aries Kovoor Memorial Symposium: Innovations in Plant Sciences through Multidisciplinary Research”, institute of Fundamental Studies, Kandy, March 2008

 


2
Ellepola S., Ma-C.Y., Zee S.Y., Study of structural changes of rice (Oryza sativa L) proteins during cooking by FTIR spectroscopy, IFT Annual Conference, Illinois, Chicago USA, June 2008.

 


3
Ellepola S.K.W. and Bannehaka N., “Effect of cooking and cooking methods on physical chemical and nutrient properties five rice types in Sri Lanka., Proceeding of the Aries KovoorMemorial Symposium: Innovations in Plant Sciences through Multidisciplinary Research”, 3rd March 2008.  Kandy Sri Lanka. Pragna, IFS Science bulletin (Special Issue)

 


4
Gamlath G.A.R.K., Silva E.I.L., and Wijeyaratne M.J.S., Nutrient Loading to Victoria reservoir via Hulu Ganga, Draining intensively land used watershed in the Knuckles Range International Workshop on Riverscapes in Sri Lanka Current Knowledge and Future Trends, June 2008, Colombo, Sri Lanka.

 


5
Jayarathna I.P.L., Bandara A. and Weerasooriya R., Removal of fluoride by magnetic γ–Fe2O3 nanoparticles, Proceedings of the 64th Annual Sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 164 P, 2008

 


6
Jayarathna I.P.L., Ng W.J., Bandara A. and Weerasooriya R., Spectroscopic Investigation of Iodide-nano γ–Fe2Ointeractions Proceeding, University of Peradeniya., Sri Lanka VOl 13, 463, 2008

 


7
Jayarathna I.P.L., Bandara A. and Weerasooriya R., Synthesis and Characterization of γ–Fe2O3 nanoparticles, Proceeding, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka. Vol 13, 413, 2008

 


8
Jayaweera D.S. and Jayasinghe U.L.B., Comparison of antioxidant activity of seeds of Dolichos biflorus with some edible seeds, Proceedings of the 64th Annual Sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 2008

 


9
Karunathilake K.M.B.S., Silva E.I.L. and Amarasinghe U.S., Composition and abundance of aquatic insects in the mid-region of Kala Oya International Workshop on Riverscapes in Sri Lanka Current Knowledge and Future Trends, June 2008, Colombo, Sri Lanka.

 


10
Kehelpannala K.V.W. and Rawaweera L., The Nature of the boundary between the Wanni and Highland Complexes, Sri Lanka, Geological Society of Sri Lanka, 24th Annual Session, Colombo, pp 10-11, 28th February 2008

 


11
Kehelpannala K.V.W., Sri Lanka from Columbia to Pangae. In: Biswal, T.K., Panalai, H.S., Pande, K and Pillai, S. P. (Eds), International Conference on Tectonics of the Indian Subcontinent. International Association for Gondwana Research Conference Series 5, pp 239-242,  2008

 


12
Kumara C.K., Bandra A., and Weerasooriya R., Modeling Acid - Base Properties of Montmorillonite-water Interface Proceeding of the 64th Annual Session.  Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 162 P, 2008

 


13
Kumara C.K., Bandra A., and Weerasooriya R., FTIR Analysis of Arsenate-Montmorillonite Interactions Proceeding, University of Peradeniya., Sri Lanka, Vol 13,417,2008

 


14
Kumara C. K., Kumarasinghe M., NG W.J., Bandara A., and Weerasooriya R., Synthesis and Characterization of Gibbsite Nano-particles Proceeding, University  of Peradeniya, Sir Lanka Vol 13, 466, 2008

 


15
Magana-Arachchi D.N. and Wanigatunge R.P, “Molecular and morphological characterization of cyanobacteria and archaea in hot water springs Mahapelessa (full Paper)” Aries KovoorMemorial Symposium: Innovations in Plant Sciences through Multidisciplinary Research”, Pragna, IFS Science bulletin (Special Issue) Vol. XIX (1): 51-59 v (2008)

 


16
Magana-Arachchi D.N., Perera A.J., Senaviratne V., and De Silva K., “Antimicrobial Resistance Among Re Treatment TB Patients; Sri Lankan Experience”, Proceedings of the  Ehrlich II, 2nd World Conference on Magic Bullets: A – 192: Abstract 224 (2008)

 


17
Meegahakumbura M.G.K.M., Ambalavanar V., Madegedara R.M.D, thevanesam V., Magana-Arachchi D.N., “Socio-demographical features among the tuberculosis patients attending the Central Chest Clinic, Kandy – A Preliminary study Proceedings of the Kandy Society of Medicine, 30th Annual Sessions, 30; pages 95-96:47 (2008)

 


18
Ramanayake S.M.S.D.,  (Editor), Proceedings of the Aries Kovoor Memorial Symposium: Innovations in Plant Sciences through Multidisciplinary Research”, Pragna, IFS Science bulletin (Special Issue) Vol. XIX (1), 3rd  March 2008

 


19
Ramanayake S.M.S.D., Maddegoda K.M.M.N., Chaturani G.D.G., Gajanayake W.M.D.K.K.C. and Amarasinghe D.H, “ Assessment of genetic stability in micropropagated and seed-raised plants of giant bamboo (Dendrocalamus giganteus Wall.ex Munro) Proceeding of the Aries Kovoor Memorial Symposium: Innovations in Plant Sciences through Multidisciplinary Research”, Pragna, IFS Science bulletin (Special Issue) Vol. XIX (1), 3rd March 2008

 


20
Sakkaff Z. and Nanayakkara A., “Removal of ocular artifacts from EEG signals in Brain Computer Interface”, Proceedings of the Technical Sessions, Institute of Physics Sri Lanka 24: 51-57 (2008)

 


21
Samarasinghe P.B., Pansalawatte P.W., and Wijayasinghe H.W.M.A.C., “Synthesis and electrical characterization of Li(Ni1/3,Co1/3Mn1/3Mgx)O2 and Li(Ni1/3,Co1/3Mn1/3Mgx)O2  for lithium ion rechargeable battery positive electrodes”, Proceeding of the 64th Annual Sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 130: December 2008

 


22
Senadeera G.K.R., Martins R., Fortunato E., “Hybrid dye sensitized solar cells: Photoviltaic devices employs inorganic-organic semiconducting materials and their applications”, Meeting abstracts, 1 ENCONTRO-I3N meeting, Fatima Portugal, 42:  October (2008)

 


23
Silva E.I.L., Water Professional Day, Post Graduate Institute of Agriculture (PGIA), October, 2008, Peradeniya Sri Lanka.

 


24
Silva E.I.L, International Conference on “Biodiversity, Environment and Sustainability- challenges for future”, New Delhi, India, September, 2008

 


25
Silva E.I.L, Mountain Streams in Sri Lanka: arteries of the landscapes (key note address)  International Workshop on Riverscapes in Sri Lanka Current Knowledge and Future Trends, June 2008, Colombo, Sri Lanka.

 


26
Silva E.I.L., Bandara W., Athukorale N., and Tumpela I., Water quality of riverine and lacuestine habitats of Malwathu Oya within Anuradhapura area, International Workshop onRiverscapes in Sri Lanka Current Knowledge and Future Trends, June 2008, Colombo, Sri Lanka.

 


27
Silva E.I.L., Dharmaratne S., and Athukorale N., Water quality of riverine and lacustrine habitats of Mahaweli River from headwaters to downstream , International Workshop onRiverscapes in Sri Lanka Current Knowledge and Future Trends, June 2008, Colombo, Sri Lanka.

 


28
Silva E.I.L., LOICZ, South Asia Regional Node Workshop on Coastal Zone Management: Emphasis on Negombo Lagoon, Sri Lanka, Colombo, Sri Lanka, July 2008

 


29
Silva E.I.L., Reader, Workshop on Water and Ecosystems, SaciWATERs, Kandy, Sri lanka, August 2008

 


30
Silva E.I.L., Silva W.S.D.K., Balangoda B.M.A.R., Ukuwela K.D.W., Athukorale N., and Chandrasekara S.O.K, Evaluation of water quality and pollution status Kandy surface water network by means of carbon, nitrogen and phosphorous concentrations 14th Annual Sessions, Sir Lanka Association for Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (SLAFAR), June 2008, Colombo Sri Lanka.

 


31
Silva E.I.L., Symposium on water; Research Trends in Sri Lanka, Colombo, Sri Lanka, July 2008

 


32
Silva E.LI.L, Rott E. and Thumpela I., Composition-Abundance of reservoir phytoplankton in Sri Lanka: an indicator of environment quality and human interventions International Conference on Biodiversity, Environment and Sustainability: Challenges for Future, September, 2008.  New Delhi, India

 


33
Wanigathunge R.P., Gnanakkan D.T., and Magana-Arachchi D.N., Detection of potential microcystin-producing cyanobacterium Chroococcidiopsis sp.with mcy A molecular marker. Proceedings of the Society for General Microbiology (SGM) UK 162nd Annual Sessions, 96: SE07. (2008)

 


34
Weerasinghe H.A.S., Weerasinghe S.A., Fernando G.W.A.R. and Iqbal M.C.M. Soil and Vegetation Heterogeneity on a Serpentine Site in Ussangoda, Sri Lanka, Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Serpentine Ecology held at College of the Atlantic, Maine, USA (16th - 20th June, 2008)

 


35
Weerasinghe W.M.D., Silva E.I.L., and Dias R.K.S., Aquatic Insect fauna in Heen Ganga and Galmal Oya streams draining the Knuckles region: attributes and interaction International Workshop on Riverscapes in Sri Lanka Current Knowledge and Future Trends, June 2008, Colombo, Sri Lanka.

 


36
Wijayasinghe H.W.M.A.C., “LiCoO2-NiO-LifeO2 ternary materials for the Molton Carbonate Fuel Cell cathode, Proceedings of the 64th Annual Sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science”, 127 : December 2008

 


Abstract/ Conference Procedings in year 2007

1
Amarasinghe N.R.and Jayasinghe U.L.B., ChemotaxonomIc significance of the fruit constituents of Artocarpus altilis, Proceedings of the Peradeniya University Research Sessions, November, P 92-93, PURSE – 2007

 


2
Ambagahaduwa I.M., Gunatilleke I.A.U.N., Seneviratne G. and Gunatilleke C.V.S., Estimating aboveground biomass of Pinus caribaea stand in lower Hantan Twelfth International Forestry and Environmental Symposium 2007, Kalutara, Sri Lanak, 30 November-December 2007, 17

 


3
Ariyaratne R.A.Y.K., Amarasinghe N.R., Gunawardena D.C. and Jayasinghe U.L.B., Antioxidant phenolic constituents from the fruits of Careya arborea, Proceedings of the Peradeniya University Research Sessions, November, p 103-104, PURSE – 2007

 


4
Balasuriya B.M.G.K., Priyanwada N.H.N., de S. Gunawardena G.S.P., Dharmaratne H.R.W., Oral glucose tolerance of some medicinally important plants on glucose induced hyperglycemic rats, Proceedings of the 63rd Annual Session of  Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, p..125, 2007

 


5
De Silva N and Senadeera G.K.R., Polymer photovoltaic devices by blending with ionic solid electrolyte (abstract) Proceedings to the 63rd Annual Session of  Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, pp 104-105, 2007

 


6
Dharmaratne H.R.W., Premaratne S.R., Haroon M.H., and Laatsch H., Chemistry of endophytic microorganisms from seaweeds, Proceedings to the 63rd Annual Session of  Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, pp 200-201, 2007

 


7
Dharmarine H.R.W. and Piyasena K.G.N.P., Allelopathic activity studies of  Sri Lanka flora, Proceedings to the 63rd Annual Session of  Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, pp 201-202, 2007

 


8
Ellepola S.K.W. and Bannehake N., Effect of cooking-methods on chemical/nutrient cmpositoin and physical properties of five rice types in Sri Lanka, Proceedings of Aries KovoorMemorical Symposium. Innovations in Plant Sciences through multidisciplinary Research (2008)

 


9
Ellepola S.K.W., Study of secondary structure of rice seed globulin by Fourier-transform infrared Spectroscopy, National Conference on Advanced Materials for Emerging Technology (NCAMET 2007)

 


10
Fernando J.M.R.C., de Silva N and Senadeera G.K. R., Souluble Thiophene and Furan based functionalized conducting polymers for sensitization of TiO2 in dye sensitized solar cells (abstract) Proceedings to the 63rd Annual Session of  Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, pp 104, 2007

 


11
Gunawardena D.C and Jayasinghe U.L.B, Phytotoxic constituents form the fruit juice of Averrhoa carambola, proceedings of the Peradeniya University Research Sessions, November, p 96-97, PURSE- 2007

 


12
Gunawardene D.C. and Jayasinghe U.L.B., Chemical constituents of the fruit juice of Averrhora canrambola, Proceedings of the 63rd Annual Session of  Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, December 2007

 


13
Haroon M.H. and Dharmaratne H.R.W., Arugambinol, a new acyclic diterpenoid form algal Ulva lactuca L. Proceedings to the 63rd Annual Session of  Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, pp 117-118, 2007

 


14
Jackson K.L., Amelung F., Eberli G.P., Jayasena H.A.H., Kehelpannala K.V.W., Moore A.L., Peterson L.C., Rankey E.C. and Swart P.K., Comparative Sedimentology of Resent and Ancient Tsunami Deposits in Sri Lanka. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, 2007

 


15
Jackson K.L., Rankey E.C., Eberli G.P., Amelung F., Andres M.S., Peterson L.P., Swart P.K., Jayasenea H.A.H. and Kehelpannala K.V.W., Are Tsunamis Always SedimentologicallyImportant Events? A Case Study of Sedimentlogical and Geochemical Analyses of Coastal Lagoons, Sri Lanka: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Abstracts with Programs, Annual Meeting, Long Beach, CA., USA, 2007

 


16
Jayasinghe L., Nanayakkara N.P.D., Herath W.H.M.W., Duke S.O. and Abbas H.K., Phytotoxins form Diaporthe phaseolorum f.sp.Meridionalis, the casual agent of northern stem canker and dieback in soybean, Proceedings, frontiers in Bioorganic and Natural Products Chemistry, American Society of Pharmacognosy, 48th Annual Meeting, Portland Main, USA, 2007

 


17
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Search for biologically active compounds from Sri Lankan plants, Humboldt-Kolleg on “Aquatic Sciences cum Enhancement of the Agro Industry”, University SainsMalaysia, Penang, Malaysia, 25th-29th October, Malaysia, 2007

 


18
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Search for biologically active compounds from Sri Lankan plants, ‘Colloquirum for Humboldt Fellows and Awardees in Thailand and neighboring countries, 23rd-26thNovember, 2007

 


19
Jayaweera D.S. and Jayasinghe U.L.B., Comparison of antifungal, Phytotoxicity and cytotoxicity of seeds of Dolichos biflorus, Proceedings of the Peradeniya University Research Sessions, November, p 107-109, PURSE- 2007

 


20
Lakdusinghe M. and Jayasinghe, U.L.B., Antioxidant phenolic compounds from the fruits of Flacourtia inermis Proceedings of the 63rd Annual Session of  Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, December, 2007

 


21
Nakagawa M., Santosh M., Kehelpannala K.V.W., Mathew K.J., Matsuura K. and Kuwada Y., Gemstones of central Gondwana in south India and Sri Lanka. In: Nakano Symposium onGodwana to Asia and IAGR Annual Convention., International Association for Godwana Research Conference Series 4, pp 112-113,2007

 


22
Nakagawa M., Santosh M., Kehelpannala K.V.W., Matsuura K., Kuwada Y., and Mathew K. J., Gemstone fields and their exogenetic clays in southern India and Sir Lanka, Abstract ofAnnual Meeting of the Clay Science Society of Japan, Vol. 51, pp 62, 2007 (this abstract could not be included in the Annual Report – 2007)

 


23
Nath U,K, Iqbal M.C.M. and Möllers C., In vitro Selection of microspore derived embryo genotypes based on molecular marker and oil quality analysis in oilseed rape (Brassica napus L.)Proceedings of the 12th International Rapeseed Congress, Wuhan, China March 26-30, p. 20-23, 2007

 


24
Ramanayake S.M.S.D. and Maddegoda K.M.M.N., Micropropagation of an ornamental bamboo by axillary shoot proliferation. Abstracts, 17th Biennal Meeting of the New Zealand branch of the International Association for Plant Tissue Culture and Biotechnology, Rotorua, New Zealand, 25th-28th February, 2007

 


25
Ratnayake R.R., Seneviratne G. and Kilasooriya S.A., Relationship between soil carbohydrates and nutrient availability in forests and cultivated lands.  International Symposium on Organic Matter Dynamics in Agro-Ecosystems, Poitiers, France, 16-19 July 2007, 241-242

 


26
Rodrigo S.K., Jayasinghe U.L.B. and Bandara B.M.R., Antifungal antioxidant and cytotoxic activitity of Acronychia pendunculata and Adenanthera pavonina, Proceedings of the Peradeniya University Research Sessions, November, p 94-95, PURSE – 2007

 


27
Samarasingha P. and Wijayasinghe A., Synthesis and electrical characterization of Li-transition metal oxides for lithium ion rechargeable battery cathodes, National Conference on Advanced Materials for Emerging Technologies(NCAMET 2007) , University of Peradeniya, July 2007

 


28
Samarasinghe P. and Wijayasinghe A., Synthesis and electrical characterization of Fe and Al doped Li(Ni1/3Co1/3Mn1/3)O2 for lithium ion rechargeable battery cathodes Proceedings of the 63rd Annual Session of  Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, p 103, December 2007

 


29
Samithri Y.A.S., Wijesundera D.S.A. and Iqbal M.C.M., A preliminary study of the Ussangoda Serpentine Flora, 12th International Forestry and Environment Symposiym 2007, KalutaraSir Lanka, pp. 29, 30th November – 1st December 2007

 


30
Senevirathne M.S., Nanayakkara A., and Senadeera G.K.R.,  A new extrapolation method for estimating band gaps of heterocyclic conducting polymers (abstract), National Conference on Materials for emerging Technologies, p 51, 21-22 July 2007

 


31
Senevirathne M.S., Nanayakkara A., and Senadeera G.K.R., A new extrapolation method for estimating band gaps of heterocyclic conducting polymers (abstract), National Conference on Materials for Emerging Technologies, p 51, 21-22 July 2007

 


32
Senevithne M.S., Nanayakkara S. and Senadeera G.K.R., A theoretical Investigation of band gaps of conducing polymers-polythiophene, polypyrrole and polyfuran (full Paper),Proceeding of the 23rd Technical Session, Institute of Physics, Sri Lanka, March 2007

 


33
Silva E.I.L. Kangara W., and Thirunavukkarasu T., Trophic alteration in reservoirs of Sri Lanka – an outcome of monsoon driven seasonal hydrology, Proceedings of the InternatoinalConference on Humid Tropical Ecosystes: Challenges and opportunities- Water in the Humid Tropics, December 4-9, Kamndy, Sir Lanka, pp. 27-33, 2007

 


34
Somarathna S., Weerakoon S.R. and Iqbal M.C.M., Agro- Morphological Characters in Classification of mustard accessions (Brassica Juncea L.) in Sri Lanka: A Classificaiton Tree Approach Fourth Annual Academic Sessions, Open University of Sri Lanka, 28-29 June, 2007, p 22-80

 


35
Thennakone K., Semiconducitor Photochemistry, Second International Conference, The Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen 23rd-25th , July 2007

 


36
Weerakoon S.R., Iqbal M.C.M., Somarathna S., Pieris P.K.D., and Wimalasuriya W.S.R., Delimitation of local mustard (Brassica Juncea) germplasm in Sir Lanka and improvement of their nutritive quality.  Proceedings of the 12th International Rapeseed Congress, Wuhan, China March 26-30, p. 75-78, 2007

 


37
Wijayasinghe A., Synthesis and characterization of lanthanum gallate electrolyte materials fo r the intermediate temperature solid oxide fuel cell, Proceedings to the 63rd Annual Session of  Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, p 102, 2007

 


Abstract/ Conference Procedings in year 2006

1
Amarasinghe N.R. and Jayasinghe U.L.B, Chemistry and bioactivity of Artocarpus altilis and Flacourtia indica, Annual sessions, Postgraduate Institute of Science, Peradeniya, April, 2006

 


2
Amarasinghe N.R. and Jayasinghe U.L.B., A New 4-oxo-2-cycleopentenyl methyl glucoside from Flacourtia indica, Proceeding of the 62nd Annual Sessions of Sri Lanka Association for Advancement of Science, Part I, abstracts, pp 116,2006

 


3
Amarasinghe P.H.W.K.P., RUpasinghe M.S. and Weerasooriya R., Natural coir dust as a starting substrate to de-pollute chromium (VI) contaminated waters, Sessions IV, Natural Resources Programme, NR 19, 8th Annual Sessions of Faculty of Applied Sciences, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, pp 19, 2006

 


4
Arundathie B.G.S., Rupasinghe G.K., Jayathilake M.H.A.N., and Jayasinghe U.L.B., Flavonol Glycosides from Elaeocarpus  Serratus and Filicium decipiens, Proceeding of the 62ndAnnual Sessions of Sri Lanka Association for Advancement of Science, Part I, abstracts, pp 198-199,2006

 


5
Balasuriya B.M.G.K. and Dharmaratne H.R.W., Screening vegetable greens for antioxidant activity: a comparative study on three cooking methods.  Proceeding of the 62nd Annual Sessions of Sri Lanka Association for Advancement of Science, Part I, abstracts, pp 199,2006

 


6
Balasuriya B.M.G.K., Gunawardena G.S.P.de S., Dharmaratne H.R.W., Histopathological, haematological and serum biochemical changes in Wistar rats after oral administration ofAlternanthera sessilis water extracts. Proceeding of the 62nd Annual Sessions of Sri Lanka Association for Advancement of Science, Part I, abstracts, pp 10,2006

 


7
Bandara W.M.M.S. and Seneviratne G., Importance of interactions among endophytes for plant growth. Proceeding of the 62nd Annual Sessions of Sri Lanka Association for Advancement of Science, Part I, abstracts, pp 79,2006

 


8
Chammi S., Palehapitiya Gamage and Dias H.V.R., Synthesis and structural properties of supramolecular stacking complexes of trimeric coinage metal pyrazolates and organic π synthesis” ACS Meeting-in-Miniature of the DFW Section, Denton, TX, April 2006

 


9
De Silva N. and Senadeera G.K.R., Effect of organo-chalcogen donor molecule: BEDT-TTF, on the efficiency enhancement of the polymer sensitized solar cells, Proceedings of the 62ndAnnual Sessions of Sri Lanka Association for Advancement of Science, Part I, Abstracts, pp 89, 2006

 


10
Dharmaratne H.R.W.,Piyasena K.G.N.P., and Tennakoon S.B., A new cycloartane derivative from Garcinia mangostana Proceedings of the 62nd Annual Sessions of Sri Lanka Association for Advancement of Science, Part I, abstracts, pp 118,2006

 


11
Dias H.V.R., Coinage Metal Complexes of Highly Fluorinated Scorpionates”, Invited talk at the 2006, Inorganic Gordon Reserch Conference, Salve Regina University, Newport, Rhode Island, July 2006

 


12
Ekanayake E.M.S., Perera G.A.D., Wijesundara D.S.A. and Seneviratne G., Spatial heterogeneity of montane rain forest vegetation of Dotalugala at the Knuckles conservation area, Sri Lanka, International Conference on Humid Tropical Ecosystems: Changes, Challenges and Opportunities, Kandy, Sri Lanka, 4-9, December 2006, 78

 


13
Eldabaja M.G.Elbjeirami O., Dias H.V.R., Omary M.A., Manal A. and Rawashdeh-Omary., Brightly Phosporescent Trinuclear Coinage Metal Complexes of Pyrazolates and Binary Adducts Thereof with Orgaic Aromatic Compounds”, ACS Meeting-in-Miniature of the DFW Section, Denton, TX, April 2006

 


14
Fajdetica I., Financhinib M., Kappella A.D. and Dias H.V.R., Lorraine G.van Waasbergen, “Sting of the Scorpionates: Antimicrobial Properties of Fluorinated Silver (I) Tris(pyrazolyl)borates”, UTA Research day, October 2006

 


15
Fernando J.M.R.C. and Senadeera G.K.R., Photo-responses of copolymers based on derivatives of thiophene units, Proceedings of the Asian Conference on Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, p 19, 2006

 


16
Fernando J.M.R.C. and Senadeera G.K.R., Polymer sensitized quasi solid-state photovoltaic cells, Proceedings of the 62nd Annual Sessions of Sri Lanka Association for Advancement of Science, Part I, Abstracts, pp 98-90, 2006

 


17
Fernando J.M.R.C., Rajapakse R.M.G.,  and Senadeera G.K.R., Synthesis and Characteriztion of region-regular conducting polymers and their application in low cost solar devices, 10thAnniversary celebrations of the Post Graduate Institute of Science, Peredeniya- Poster Session- Abstracts, p 13, 2006

 


18
Fernando W.I.T., Rajapakse R.P.V.J., Dharmaratne H.R.W., In vivo effects of Areca catechu and Adathoda vasica extracts on goats infected with gastrointestinal nematodes., Proceeding of the 62nd Annual Sessions of Sri Lanka Association for Advancement of Science, Part I, abstracts, pp 9-10,2006

 


19
Fianchini M., Gamini Rajapakse R.M and Dias H.V.R., Conductive polypyrrole from water: another step towards mass production, ACS Meeting-in-Miniature of the DFW Section, Denton, TX, April 2006

 


20
Flores J. A., Shreeyukta Singh and Dias H.V.R., Fluorinated triazapentadienyl ligands in the synthesis of carbonyl and ethylene complexes of Copper(I)”, ACS Meeting-in-Miniature of the DFW Section, Denton, TX, April 2006

 


21
Gamage C.S.P., and Dias H.V.R., “Structural diversity of Ag3N6 metallacycles: Effect of Pyrazole ring substituent on the silver pyrazolates chemistry”,  62nd Southwest Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Houston, Texas, October 2006

 


22
Haroon M.H., Premaratne S.R., Napagoda M.T. and Dharmaratne H.R.W., Chemistry and biological activity studies of green algae Ulva lactuca Proceedings of the 62nd Annual Sessions of Sri Lanka Association for Advancement of Science, Part I, abstracts, pp 117,2006

 


23
Hudson J.M. Chammi  S., Palehepitiya Gamage, Dias H.V.R., Phosphorescent Copper Chandeliers: A New Class of Luminescent Macromolecular Meterials with a “Metallocalixarene” Structure “,ACS Meeting-in-Miniature of the DFW Section, Denton, TX, April 2006

 


24
Iqbal M.C.M., Kulasekara L., Rajakaruna N. and Iqbal S.S., Plant Soil relations of a serpentine site in the Southern coast of  Sri Lanka, Vth International Conference on Serpentine Ecology, Siena 9-13, 2006

 


25
Jackson K.L., Rankey E.C., Eberli G.P., Amelung F., Andres M.S., Peterson L.C., Swart P.K., Jayasena H.A.H. and Kehelpannala K.V.W., Paleotsunamis deposits in coastal lagoons, Sri Lanka: Can we use  paleotsunamis to estimate recurrence intervals? American Geophysical Transactions.  AGU Fall Meeting 2006, San Francisco, USA, 11-15, December 2006

 


26
Jackson, K.L., Amelung, F., Andress, M.S., Eberli, G.P.,Peterson L.C., Jayasena, H.A.H., Kehelpannala K.V.W., Peter, K.S. and Rankey E., Tsunami sediments in coastal lagoons, Sri Lanka: Implicaton for paleotsunamis, Association for American Petroleum Geologists Annual Meeting, Houston, Texas, USA, 9-12 April 2006

 


27
Jayasinghe U.L.B, New phynyl glycosides form the fruits of Diploclisia glaucescens, Proceedings of the 62nd Annual Sessions of Sri Lanka Association for Advancement of Science, Part I, abstracts, pp 115-116,2006

 


28
Jayaweera P.V.V., Matsik S.G., Tennakone K and Perera A.G.U., High Operating Temperature Split-off Band IR Detectors (Abstract) Proceedings QWIP 2006, International Workshop on Quantum Well Infrared Photodetectors, June 18-24, 2006, Kandy, Sri Lanka

 


29
Jayaweera P.V.V., Pitigala P.K.D.D.P., Senevirathna M.K.I., Perera A.G.U. and Tennakone K., 1/f Noise in Dye-sensitized Solar Cells and NIR Photon Detectors (Abstract), Proceedings QWIP 2006, International Workshop on Quantum Well Infrared Photodetectors, June 18-24, 2006, Kandy, Sri Lanka

 


30
Kastriarachchi H.A., Seneviratna W., Bandara A., Weerasooriya R., Examinations of the thermodynamic assessment of Hg(II)-gibbsite interactions. PURSE-2006 Annual Sessions University of Peradeniya, 2006

 


31
Kehelpannala K.V.W., The geodynamic evolution of Sri Lanka-A review., American Geophysical Transactions, AGU fall Meeting 2006, San Francisco, USA, 11-15 December 2006

 


32
Makehelwala M.,Bandara A. and Weerasooriya R., Monochlorophenol-purite interactions at TS, PURSE-2006, Annual Sessions University of Peradeniya, 2006

 


33
Meddegoda K.M.M.N. and Ramanayake S.M.S.D., Callus induction and plant regeneration in Dendrocalamus giganteus (giant bamboo). Abstract, Proceedings of the 62nd Annual Sessions of Sri Lanka Association for Advancement of Science, Part I, abstracts, pp 18,2006

 


34
Napagoda M.T., Tennakoon S.B., Thevanasem V., Dharmaratne H.R.W., Xanthones from roots of Calophyllum thwaitesi and their biological activities, Proceedings of the 3rd Annual sessions, University of Ruhuna, 2005

 


35
Perera G.A.D., Wijesooriya S.M., Abeywardena M.D.E.J., and Seneviratne G.,Ecology of grassland communities at the Knuckles conservation area of Sri Lanka., International Conference on Humid Tropical Ecosystems: Changes, Challenges and Opportunities, Kandy, Sri Lanka, 4-9, December 2006, 106

 


36
Perera V.P.S. and  Liyanage L.S.G., Deposition of Pt. and Au quantum dots on TiO2 nanoparticles: A study of ballistic electron transport with dye-sensitization, Proceedings of the 62ndAnnual Sessions of Sri Lanka Association for Advancement of Science, Part I, Abstracts, pp 108,2006

 


37
Premaratne S.R., Haroon M.H. and Dharmaratne H.R.W., Allelopathic activity studies of Sri Lankan seaweed extracts, Proceedings of the 62nd Annual Sessions of Sri Lanka Association for Advancement of Science, Part I, abstracts, pp 66,2006

 


38
Ramanayake S.M.S.D., Witharana M.C. and Maddegoda K.M.M.N., In vitro rooting of axillary shoots of three bamboos, Dendrocalamus giganteus, D.hookeri and Bambusa atra for clonal propagation. Abstract of Presentations at the International Conference on Humid Tropical Ecosystems, Changes, Challenges and Opportunities. 4th -9th December 2006, Kandy, Sri Lanka

 


39
Ranaweera L. and Kehelpannala K.V.W., Geological and Structural evolution of deep part of a boundary between two Precambrian plates in Sri Lanka, 10th Anniversary Celebrations of the Postgraduate Institute of Science, University of Peradeniya, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, 28th April 2006

 


40
Rathanayake R.M.S., Medawala M.M.W.S., and Jayasinghe U.L.B., antioxidant dihydrochalcones  from the leaves of Syzygium jambos, Proceeding of the 62nd Annual Sessions of Sri Lanka Association for Advancement of Science, Part I, abstracts, pp 197-198,2006

 


41
Ratnayake R.R., Seneviratne G. and Kulasooriya S.A., Land use and soil carbohydrates in different ecosystems under tropical conditions. International Conference on Humid Tropical Ecosystems: Changes, Challenges and Opportunities, Kandy, Sri Lanka, 4-9, December 2006, 16

 


42
Samarasinghe P. and Wijeyaisnghe A., Synthesis and Electrical Characterization of Li(Co1/3Ni1/3 Mn 1/3) (Abstract),  Proceedings of the 62nd Annual Sessions of Sri Lanka Association for Advancement of Science, Part I, Abstracts, pp 104-105, 2006

 


43
Senevirathne M.K.I, Liyanage L.S.G. and Perera V.P.S, The effect of Cu2-xO quantum size particles on TiO2 films of dye-sensitized solar cells, Proceedings of the 62nd Annual Sessions of Sri Lanka Association for Advancement of Science, Part I, Abstracts, pp 109,2006

 


44
Sirimanne P.M., Senevirathna M.K.I., Pramalal E.V.A., Peitigala  P.K.D.D.P., Sivakumar V., and Tennakone K., Utilizaiton of flavylium as a sensitizer in a solid-state solar cell and enhancement of photo-properties of TiO2|flavylium|CuI cell by coupling mecurocrome with flavylium, Asian conference on solar energy materials and solar cells, Kandy, Sri Lanka, June 2006

 


45
Sivakumar V., Senevirathna M.K.I., Premalal E.V.A., Pitigala P.K.D.D.P., Sirimanne P.M., and Tennakone K., Hybrid density functional theory for the prediction of vibrational properties of cyanidin used as sensitizer in solid state solar cells, Asian conference on solar energy materials and solar cells, Kandy, Sri Lanka, June  2006

 


46
Thennakone K., Photon detection using dye-sensitized semiconductor eterostructures (abstract), Proceedings QWIP 2006, International Workshop on Quantum Well InfraredPhotodetectors, June 18-24, 2006, Kandy, Sri Lanka

 


47
Wansapura P.T and Bandara J., Electrodegradation of textile colorants using Indium Tin Oxide coated conducting glass electrodes, Proceedings of the 62nd Annual Sessions of Sri Lanka Association for Advancement of Science, Part I, Abstracts, pp 130, 2006

 


48
Weerasinghe H.A.S., and Iqbal M.C.M., Plant diversity, its importance and conservation: a preliminary study of a serpentine site at Ussangoda, Sri Lanka., International Conference on Humid Tropical ecosystems: Changes, Challengers and Opportunities. 4-9, December 2006 Kandy, Sri Lanka

 


49
Weerasooriya S.M., Perera G.A.D., Abeywardena M.D.E.J. and Seneviratne G., Ecology of natural grassland vegetation at Pitawala patina of the Knuckles region, International Conference on Humid Tropical Ecosystems: Changes, Challenges and Opportunities, Kandy, Sri Lanka, 4-9, December 2006, 80

 


50
Wijayasinghe A. and Bergman B., Synthesis and Electrical Characterization of LiFeO2 LiCoO2 and NiO Compositions (Full Length Paper), Proceedings of 10th Asian Conference on Solid State Ionics, 2006, 345-352

 


51
Wijesekara T.P., Jayasena M.K.A.S., Medagoda M.N. and Iqbal M.C.M., rapid plantlet regeneration from callus of Oryza sativa ssp. Indica cultivated in Sir Lanka. Proceeding of  the 11th International Association of Plant Tissue Culture and Biotechnology, Beijing China August 13-18, 2006

 


52
Wijeyaisnghe A., Synthesis and Electrical Characterization of LiFeO2, LiCoO2 and NiO Binary Compositions (Abstract), Proceedings of the 62nd Annual Sessions of Sri Lanka Association for Advancement of Science, Part I, Abstracts, pp 105, 2006

 


53
Wimalasuriya W.S.R., Weerakoon S.R., SOmarathna S.R. and Iqbal M.C.M., characterization and differentiation of local mustard (Brassica juncea L.) germplasm in Sri Lanka. Proceeding of the 62nd Annual Sessions of Sri Lanka Association for Advancement of Science, Part I, abstracts, pp 77,2006

 


54
Yasomanee J.P. and Bandara J., Use of p-type CuAlO2 and NiO hole collectors in dye-sensitized solid state solar cells, Proceedings of the 62nd Annual Sessions of Sri Lanka Association for Advancement of Science, Part I, Abstracts, pp 131,2006

 


55
Yasomanee J.P., Bandara J., p-type NiO and CuAlO2 hole collectors for dye-sensitized solid-state solar cells., Asian conference on solar energy materials and solar cells, June 14-16, 2006, 34

 


56
Yoshida T., Iwai H., Sirimanne P.M., Mizuta K. and Minoura H., Electrodeposition of zinc oxide thin films modified with rare-earth metal complexes for Luminescence devices, Electrochemical society of Japan, Kyoto, Japan, pg 22,14th-15th, September 2006

 


Abstract/ Conference Procedings in year 2004

1
Dharmaratne H.R.W. and Balasuriya B.M.G.K., Cytotoxicity studies on some traditional greens consumed in Sri Lanka, Proceedings of Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science 60thannual session, 2004, 228 p.p

 


2
Dharmaratne H.R.W., Napagoda M.T. and Tennakoon S.B., Anti-fungal activity and freeradical scavenging property of xanthones form Calophyllum thwaitesii, Proceedings of Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science 60th annual session, 2004, 241 p.p

 


3
Dharmaratne H.R.W., Piyasena K.G.N.P. and Tennakoon S.B., A geranylated biphenyl derivative from Garcinia mangostana, AFASSA regional symposium, Yahalatenna, Sri Lanka 16-18 June 2004, p 29.

 


4
Dharmaratne H.R.W., search for bioactive molecules from Sri Lanka flora Chemistry in Sri Lanka 2004, 21-3, p 9-13.

 


5
Ekanayake D.K., Rajapakse R.P.V.J., Rajapaksha W.R.A.K.J.S. and DIttus W.P.J., Sri Lanka.  Detection of apiconplexan infection among Toxoplasma gondii seropositive monkey carcasses from Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka  56th Annual Convention of the Veterinary association – 2004, 23 pp

 


6
Fernando W.I.T., Rajapakse R.P.V.J., Dharmaratne H.R.W. and Ekanayake S., Potential use of herbal anthelmintic in controlling gastrointestinal nematodes in goats, 56th Annual Convention, Sri Lanka Veterinary  Association, 2004, p 14

 


7
Fernando W.I.T., Rajapakse R.P.V.J., Fazi M.A.M. and Dharmaratne H.R.W., Anthelmintics efficacy of medicianal plants against gastrointestinal nematodes of goals., Proceedings of the Peradeniya University Research Sessions, Sri Lanka, 2004, 9, 210

 


8
Jayasignhe U.L.B., Search for biologically active compounds form Sri Lankan Plants Session Lecture, 9th International Symposium on Natural Product Chemistry, 2004 January 9-13, Karachi, Pakistan.

 


9
Jayasinghe U.L.B. and Amarasinghe N.R., Chemical constituents of Artocarpus altilis, Proceedings of the Peradeniya University Research Sessions, Sri Lanka, 2004, 9, 145

 


10
Jayasinghe U.L.B. and Rupasinghe G.K., Geranylated phenolic constituents from the Fruits of Artocaprus nobilis, Proceedings of the Peradeniya University Research Sessions, Sri Lanka, 2004,9, 129

 


11
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Samarakoon T.B. and Kumarihamy B.M.M., Prenylated flavonoids and xanthones with redical scavenging properties from the root bark of Artocarpus nobilis, Proceedings of the Peradeniya University Research Sessions, Sri Lanka, 2004, 9, 127

 


12
Jayatissa L.P., Silva E.I.L., McElhiney J., Jaspars M. and Lawton A., Preliminary study on the uptake localization and translocation of Microsystins in plant and plant cells. 6thInternational Conference on toxic cyanobacteria Bergen, Norway 21-27, June 2004, Compilation of Abstracts, 20 p

 


13
Karunathilake K.M.B.C. and Silva E.I.L., Hydro-chemical characteristics of Kala Oya from headwaters to downstream, Proceeding of the 10th Annual Sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for Fisheries and Aquatic Resources.

 


14
Kehelpannala K.V.W., Palaeoproterozic to recent tectonisms in Sri Lanka. (Extended Abstract). International Symposium and Field Workshop on “Tectonic Evolution of the Precambrian southern Granulite Terrain India and Gondwanian Correlation” 18-25 February 2004, Abstracts and Excursion Guide, National Geophysical Research, Hyderabad, India, 95-96

 


15
Kehelpannala K.V.W., Pan-African Crustal Accretion in Sri Lanka. International Joint Asia Oceania Geoscience Society, 1st Annual Meeting and Asia Pacific Association for Hydrology and Water Resources 2nd Conference” 5-9 July 2004, Singapore, 56-57

 


16
Konno A., Kumara G.R.R.A., and Tennakone K., The effect of TiO2 surface coating by metal oxides or acetates and improvement of the open-circuit voltage of Dye-sensitized soild-state solar cells., Symposium on Fundamental Science and Technology of Photofunctional Materials, 206th Meeting of the Electrochemical Society, October 2004  (Abstract)

 


17
Kröner A. and Kehelpannala K.V.M., Which role did Sri Lanka and southern India play in the formation of Godwana? International Symposium and Field Workshop on “Tectonic Evolution of the Precambrian southern Granulite Terrain India and Gondwanian Correlation” 18-25 February 2004, Abstracts and Excursion Guide, National Geophysical Research, Hyderabad, India, 12

 


18
Mieander M.M., Weerasooriya R., Tobschall H.J., Thermodynamics of monochlorophenol-pyrite complexes at activation state, Goldsmith Conference of Earth Science, 2004, Denmark.

 


19
Konno A., Kumara G.R.R.A., and Tennakone K., Synthesis of Alkylimidazolim Thiocyanate Molten Salts and Its Application to Solid-state dye-sensitized solar cells.  Symposium on Fundamental Science and Technology of Photofunctional Materials, 206th Meeting of the Electrochemical Society, October 2004  (Abstract)

 


20
Nanayakkarara A. and Wickramarachchi P., Level spacing distributions of 1-D potentials with non-integer powers 20th Technical Session, Institute of Physics Sri Lanka, 2004

 


21
Pitigala P.K.D.D.P., Seneviratne M.K.I., Perera V.P.S. and Tennakone K., Dye-multylayer semiconductor Nanostructures, Proceedings 15th International Conference on Photochimical Conversion and Storage of Solar Energy, July 2004 (Abstract)

 


22
Piyasena K.G.N.P., Ekanayake E.W.M.A., Thevanesam V. and Dharmaratne H.R.W., Antibacterial Activity studies of the latex and the fruits of Garcinia Mangostana, Proceedings of Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science 60th annual session, 2004, 245 p.p

 


23
Pradeep U.W., Bandara R.G.S.J and Bandara J., The Role of n-p Junction Electrodes in Minimizing Charge Recombinations in Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells. Proceedings of Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science 60th annual session, December 2004, Colombo

 


24
Ramanayake S.M.S.D. and Meemaduma V.N., Exposure of axillary shoots to TDZ improves root induction and acclimatization during in vitro propagation of bamboo (Dendrocalamus hookeri). In: (Eds. Singh H.P. and Dadalani N.K.) Abstracts, VIIth World Bamboo Congress, 27th February-4th March, 2004, New Delhi, India

 


25
Ramanayake S.M.S.D., Microporpagation of Bamboo. Presented at the Seminar on ‘Production and Utilization of Bamboo in Sri Lanka”, Network for Bamboo and Rattan and the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 24th August, Colombo

 


26
Selvarajan S., Nanayakkara A. and Ranasinghe M., Effect of External Input Currents on Bursting in Neural Network Models 20th Technical Session, Institute of Physics Sri Lanka, 2004

 


27
Senadeera G.K.R., Nakamura K., Kitamura T., Wada Y. and Yanagida S., 3rd Trivandrum International Symposium on Recent Trends in Photochemical sciences , India, January 2004, p 3

 


28
Seneviratne G., Ratnayake R., and Kulasooriya S.A., Association of soil nutrients with organic matter and clay in different land use patterns of Sri Lanka., Proceedings of Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 2003

 


29
Sharaff F.F.,Silva E.I.L. and Abeygunawardane S.I., Variation of the erotrophic bacterial distribution in Kandy Lake, Proceeding of the 10th Annual Sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for Fisheries and Aquatic Resources.

 


30
Sharaff F.F., Silva E.I.L., Samanadiwakara S.R.M.S., Karunathilake K.M.B.C., Kangara K.M.S.B. and Weerasinghe W.M.D., Trophic evolution in Kandy Lake- An outcome of urban development, land use and demongraphic change., Proceeding of International Conference on Sustainable Water Resource Management in the Changing Environment of the Monsoon Asia (November 2004) Colombo, Sri Lanka

 


31
Silva E.I.L., Alteration of trophic status in a non-harvesting urban water body, Kandy Lake in Sri Lanka 262-269 pp, International Proceeding of The Seconn International symposium on Southeast Asian Water Environment. Dec. 2004 Hanoi, Vietnam

 


32
Silva E.I.L., Biogeochemisty of Mangrove-estuarine ecosystems in Sri Lanka Nutrient fluxes via seven rivers, Proceeding of International Conference Biogeochemistry of Estuaries Mangroves and the coastal zone management, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India, March 2004

 


33
Silva E.I.L., Jepperson T. and Ittekkot V., Biogeochemistry of Mangrove-estuarine ecosystems in Sri Lanka-nutrient fluxes via seven rivers. In: Ramanadan A.P. and Alongi D., eds, Proceeding of International Conference Biogeochemistry of Estuaries Mangroves and the coastal zone management, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India, March 2004  

 


34
Silva E.I.L., Not a single drop of rain water be allowed to reach the sea without benefiting the mankind-myth or reality? Proceeding of International Conference on Sustainable Water Resource Management in the Changing Environment of the Monsoon Asia (November 2004) Colombo, Sri Lanka.

 


35
Silva E.I.L., River linking perspective – Sir Lanka experience, Dialogue on Interlinking Indian Rivers, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India, March 2004

 


36
Vitanage M.S., CHandrajith R., Bandara A., and Weerasooriya R., Mechanistic Modeling of arsenic retention on natural red earth in simulated environmental systems.  International Conference on Arsenic 2004, Chile.

 


37
Weerakone S.R., Iqbal M.C.M and Pieris K., Transfer of value added traits and agronomic characters from Brassicanapus to Brassica juncea by conventional crossing, Annual Academic Session 2004, The Open University of Sri Lanka

 


38
Weerasinghe H.C. and Bandara J., High-Efficiency Solid-state Dye-sensitized Solar Cells Using Coupled dye Mixtures, Proceedings of Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science 60th annual session, December 2004, Colombo

 


39
Weerasooriya R. and Tobschall H.J., 1-pK modeling of proton binding onto pyrite, Workshop of Forschungszentrum, Karlsruhe, March 24th - 25th 2004, Germany

 


40
Wejesekara K.B. and Iqbal M.C.M.,Response of nadrogenic and zygotic embryos of Datura metal L. to excision of their meristems, Proceedings of Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of  Science 60th annual session,2004, Sri Lanka Association  for the Advancement of  Science, Colombo

 


Abstract/ Conference Procedings in year 2003

1
Christie M.P., I.C. de Silva. and Iqbal M.C.M., Plant regeneration in vitro of three Sri Lankan rice varieties (Oryza sativa ssp. Indica).  Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 59th Annual Session, December 2003, Colombo.

 


2
Dharmaratne H.R.W., Napagoda M.T. and Tennakoon S.B., Anti-fungal activity of xanthones from calophyllum thwaitesii, Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 59th Annual Session, December 2003, Colombo

 


3
Dias H.V.R., Fluorinated scorpionates and their coinage metal adducts, 225th American Chemical Society, National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, United States, March 23-27, 2003

 


4
Dias H.V.R., Phosphorescent trinuclear, dinuclear and mononuclear complexes of Cu(I), Ag(I) and Au(I) with fluorinated pyrazolate ligands, 226th American Chemical Society, National Meeting, New York, United States, September 7-11, 2003

 


5
Diyabalanage H.V.K., Dias H.V.R., Wang Z., and Polach S.A., Synthesis and characterization of silver(I) and copper (I) adducts containing fluorinated pyrazolate ligands, 225th American Chemical Society, National Meeting, New Orleans, LA,  United States, March 23-27, 2003

 


6
Ekanayake D.K., Rajapakse R.P.V.J., Dubey J.P., Dittus W.P.J, Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma godii infection in a natural population of toque macaques(Macaca sinica) at Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka, Proceedings of the Peradeniya University Research Sessions, Sri Lanka, October 23, 2003, 8: 207 p.p

 


7
Fernando W.I.T., Rajapakse R.P.V.J. and Dharmaratne H.R.W., In vitro anthelmintic activity of some indigenous plant extracts against caprine gastrointerstinal parasites, Proceedings of the Peradeniya University Research Sessions, Purse 2003 Vol. 8, p 197

 


8
Fukuri N., Saito Y., Senadeera G.K.R., Kitamura T., Wada Y. and Yanagida S., Application of in-situ photo-electrochemically polymerized by Poly(3,4- ethylenedioxythiohene) to dye sensitized solar cells, Meeting abstracts, The Electrochemical Society of Japan, Tokyo, Japan, 2003, 3P22 page 372

 


9
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Balasooriya B.A.I.S., and Fujimoto Y., Steroidal and triterpenoidal saponins from the fruits of Diploclisia glaucescens. Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 59th Annual Session, December 2003, Colombo.

 


10
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Balasooriya B.A.I.S.,Padmini W.C. and Fujimoto Y., Antifungal chalcones from the leaves of Artocarpus nobilis, . Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 59th Annual Session, December 2003, Colombo.

 


11
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Jayasooriya C.P., and Fujimoto Y., Minor ecdysteroids and saponins of the leaves of Diploclisia glaucescens. Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 59th Annual Session, December 2003, Colombo.

 


12
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Puvanendran S. and Fujimoto Y., Antifungal stilbene derivatives from the stem bark of Artocarpus nobilis, Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 59th Annual Session, December 2003, Colombo

 


13
Karunathilake K.M.B.C. and Silva E.I.L., Some aspects of water quality in three river systems in Sri Lanka, Maha Oya, Deduru Oya and Mi Oya., Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 59th Annual Session, December 2003, Colombo.

 


14
Kehelpannala K.V.W (ed), 2003, Proceeding of the IGCP-440 and LEGENDS international Symposium and Field Workshop on “The role of Sri Lanka in Rodinia and Godwana Assemble and Break-up”, Centenary Publication, Geological Survey and Mines Bureau, Sri Lanka, 78 pp

 


15
Kehelpannala K.V.W., Sri Lankan type vein graphite: An indicator of mantle carbon 19th Annual Technical Sessions of Geological Society of Sri Lanka, Colombo, 1-2, 2003

 


16
Kobayashi S., Kitamura T., Ito S., Masaki T., Senadeera G.K.R., Kumara G.R.A., Konno A., Tennakone K., Wada Y. and Yanagida S., The effect of Imidazolium salt on the hole transport property of copper iodide as hole collector of solid-state dye sensitized solar cells., Meeting abstracts, The Electrochemical Society of Japan, Tokyo, Japan, 2003 3P24 373

 


17
Kröner A.,Kehelpannala K.V.W. and Hegner E., 880 – 1000 Ma magmatic event(s) in the Wanni Complex of Sri Lanka and speculations on their relevance for Rodinia and Gondwana supercontinent formation. In: Kehelpannala K.V.W (ed). Proceeding of the IGCP-440 and LEGENDS international Symposium and Field Workshop on “The role of Sri Lanka in Rodinia and Godwana Assemble and Break-up”, Centenary Publication, Geological Survey and Mines Bureau, Sri Lanka, 32

 


18
Lovely C.J., Browning R.G., Polach S.A. and Dias H.V.R., Carbene and nitrene transfer reactions catalyzed by fluorinated tris(pyrazoly)borate copper (I) and silver (I) complexes. , 225thAmerican Chemical Society, National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, United States, March 23-27, 2003

 


19
Meemaduma V.N. and Ramanayake S.M.S.D., Tissue culture for rapid porpagule production of a large-culmed bamboo,. Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 59th Annual Session, December 2003, Colombo.

 


20
Miendaner M.M., Weerasooriya R. and Tobschall H.J., Adsorption of arsenate, arsenite, molybdate, phosphate and selenite on gibbsite Workshop Forschungszentrum, Karlsruhe, March 24th -25th, 2004

 


21
Nanayakkara A., Classical studies of 2-D pseudo Hermitian Hamiltonian systems 1st International Workshop on Pseudo Hermitian Systems, Prauge, Czeck Republic, 2003

 


22
Omary M.A., Rawahedeh-Omary M.A.,Dias H.V.R., Diaybalanage H.V.K., New classes of luminescent dinuclear and trinuclear clusters of Cu(I) and Ag(I) with fluorinated pyrazolate ligands., 225th American Chemical Society, National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, United States, March 23-27, 2003

 


23
Osanai Y., Sejeev K., Owada M., Kehelpannala K.V.W., Prame W.K.B.N., Nakano N., and Jayatileke S., Evulsion of the highest-grade metamorphic rocks from central Highland Complex, Sri Lanka. In Kehelpannala K.V.W (ed). Proceeding of the IGCP-440 and LEGENDS international Symposium and Field Workshop on “The role of Sri Lanka in Rodinia and Godwana Assemble and Break-up”, Centenary Publication, Geological Survey and Mines Bureau, Sri Lanka, 25-31

 


24
Sanjaya M., Brandon- Jones D., Dittus W.,Eudey A., Kumara A., Singh M., Feeroz M.M., Charlis M., Priya P., Walker S., Status of South Asian Primates: Conservation Assessment and Management Plan (C.A.MP) Workshop Report, 2003. Zoo Outreach Organization/CBSG-South Asia: Coimbatore, India, 426 pp. ISBN: 81-88722-03-0(Paperback); 81-88722-04

 


25
Selvarajan S. and Nanayakkara A., Effects of random weights in neural Network model for chaos in spontaneous bursting in Hippocampus slices, 19th Technical Session, Institute of Physics Sri Lanka, 2003

 


26
Senadeera G.K.R., Dye Sensitized solar cells. A promising renewable Energy Source for the future!, Daily News, Wednesday, December 31, 2003

 


27
Senadeera G.K.R., Kitamura T., Wada Y. and Yanagida S., Deposition of polyaniline via molecular self-assembly on TiO2 and its uses as a sensitizer in solid state solar cells., Dye solar cells pre-symposium, (satellite conference of XXIst Int. Conference on Photochemistry) Osaka, Japan, 2003

 


28
Senadeera G.K.R., Kitamura T., Wada Y. and Yanagida S., Electrochemical deposition of polypyrrole on surface modified TiO2 and its application as sensitizer and hole conductor in solid-state photocells.  XXIst International Conference on Photochemistry, NARA, Japan, 5P017, p 559, 2003

 


29
Senadeera G.K.R., Kobayashi S., Kanzaki T., Kitamura T., Wada Y., and Yanagida S., Physical properties of spray painted TiO2 films and their evaluation in solid state dye-sensitized photocells. .  XXIst International Conference on Photochemistry, NARA, Japan, 2P018, p 320, 2003

 


30
Seneviratne G., Growth and Litterfall Trends of Global Tropical Forests, Proceedings of the Biotic Interactions in the Tropics: A Spoecial Symposium of the British Ecological Society and The Annual Meeting of het Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation, University of Aberdeen Scotland, UK, July, 2003, Abstract

 


31
Sharaf F.F. and Silva E.I.L., Variation of trophic determinants in Kandy Lake, Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 59th Annual Session, December 2003, Colombo.

 


32
Silva E.I. L., Ekanayake M. and Karunathilake K.M.B.C., Seasonal abundance of two species of rotifers (Brochionus calciflorus and Keratella tropica) in kandy Lake., Proceedings of the 9th Annual Sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for Fisheries and Aquatic Resources.

 


33
Silva E.I.L. and Sharaff F.F., Photosynthetic characteristics of Kandy Lake – following an outbreak of cyanobacteria bloom.  Proceedings of the 9th Annual Sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for Fisheries and Aquatic Resources.

 


34
Silva E.I.L., Depletion of Silica Fluxes to Indian Ocean via Sri Lankan Rivers: Dam-made Effect, Proceeding of the Symposium 2.1 in the 20th pacific Science Congress “Adaptation of Asia Pacific to Global Change Pacific Science Congress held in March 2003, Bangkok, Thailand, 75-84 p.p

 


35
Silva E.I.L., Quality of Irrigation Water in Sri Lanka- Status and trends, Proceeding of the Water professional Symposium on Water Resources Research in Sri Lanka, October 2003 PGIA University of Peradeniya 35 – 48 p.p.

 


36
Tennakone S.B., WIckrama singhe C.S., Ekanayake E.W.M.A., Thevanesam V. and Dharmaratne H.R.W., Antibacterial Activity studies of Garcinia mangostana, against methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 59th Annual Session, December 2003, Colombo

 


37
Weerasinghe H.C. and Bandara J., A Compact TiO2  barrier layer supported Solid-state dye sensitized solar cells.  Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 59th Annual Session, December 2003, Colombo

 


38
Weerasinghe W.M.D., Amarasinghe U.S. and Silva E.I.L., Size dependent photosynthetic characteristics of phytoplankton in the Victoria reservoir.  Proceedings of the 9th Annual Sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for Fisheries and Aquatic Resources.

 


39
Weerawardene T.E. and Ramanayake S.M.S.D., in vitro shoot proliferation and rooting of Bambusa vulgaris var. vitata (Yellow bamboo), . Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 59th Annual Session, December 2003, Colombo.

 


40
Yanagida S., Senadeera G.K.R., Nakamura K., Kitamura T. and Wada Y., Electron diffusion control in dye-sensitized TiO2 solar cells: fabrication of efficient polymer-sensitized solar cells.  The 6th AIST Interrogational Symposium on Photoreception Control and Photofuctional Materials (PCPM 2003), International Conference proceedings, Japan, 2003, p 42

 


Abstract/ Conference Procedings in year 2002

1
Dallavalle S., Jayasinghe U.L.B., Kumarihamy B.M.M., Scaglioni L. and Merlini L., A novel seco-3,4-Iupeol derivative from Lasianthus gardneri, 23rd International Symposium on the Chemistry of National Products, Florence, Italy, 28th July -2nd August, 2002, p 175

 


2
Dias H.V.R., Heterocyclic Ring Systems Featuring Group 14 Elements, Symposium: Organometallic Main Group Chemistry-Fundamental and Applied Aspects; American Chemical Society, 58th Southwest regional meeting, Austin, Texas, November 2002

 


3
Ekanayake D.K., Horadagoda N.U., Sanjeevani G.K.M., Arulkanthan A. and Dittus W.P.J., Occurrence of Cryptosporidium oocysts ina natural population of non-human primates in Sri Lanka,  Proceedings of the Annual Research Sessions, University of Peradeniya, Vol 6, November 16, 2002

 


4
Hettiarachchi S., Jayastissa L.P., Singappuli M.S. and Silva E.I.L., Species composition, distribution and biomass of sea-grass in Rekewa lagoon in Sri Lanka (extended abstract), Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 58th Annual Sessions,2-7  December, Colombo, 2002

 


5
Hettiarachchi S., Singappuli M.S., Jayastissa L.P.,and Silva E.I.L.,Primary produciton of sea-grasses in Rekewa, an estuarine lagoon in Sri Lanka (extended abstract), Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 58th Annual Sessions,2-7  December, Colombo, 2002

 


6
Iqbal M.C.M. and Jayasinghe U.L.B., Antifungal Activity in seeds of some selected Sri Lankan Plants, In Modern Fungicides and Antifungal Compounds III, Editors: H.W.Dehne, U. Gisi, K.H.Kuck, P. E. Russell and H.Lyr , 13th International REinhardsbrum Symposium, May 14-18, 2001, Friedrichroda, Germany, Verlag Th. Mann GmbH & Co. Gelsenkirchen.

 


7
Iqbal M.C.M., Jayasinghe U.L.B., Herath H.M.T.B., Wijeysekara K.B. and Fujimoto Y., A fungistatic chromene from Ageratum Conyzoides, Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, December, p 34, 2002

 


8
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Arundathie B.G.S., Kumarihamy B.M.M., Dissanayake D.M .L.K., and Fujimoto Y., Ecdysones from the fruits of Diploclisia glauscens, Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, December, p 262, 2002

 


9
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Jayasooriya C.P. andFujimoto Y., Oleanane saponins from Diploclisia glaucescens, Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, December, p 248, 2002

 


10
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Kumarihamy B.M.M., Jayaratne K.H.R.N., Udishani N.W.M.G., Badara B.M.R., and Fujimoto Y., Antifungal constituents of Bridelia retusa, Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, December, p 247, 2002

 


11
Jayasingher U.L.B., Balasooriya B.A.I.S. and Fujimoto Y., flavone C-glyzoside from Grewia damine, Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, December, p 246, 2002

 


12
Konno A., Kumara G.R.R.A. and Tennakone K., Important properties of the Cul film Dye-Sensitized Solid-State Cells, 14th International Conference on Photochemical Conversion and Storage of Solar Energy, Sapporo, Japan, August 4-9, 2002

 


13
Konno A., Kumara G.R.R.A. and Tennakone K., Improved Performance of Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells, by Hybridization of Nano-Sized Metal Oxides., Central Meeting, Electrochemical Society, Philadelphia, USA, 11-17 May 2002

 


14
Konno A., Kumara G.R.R.A. and Tennakone K., Stability Improvement of Dye-Sensitized Photovoltaic Cells by Adding Imidiazolium Thiocyanate to Cuprous Iodide p-Type Semiconductor Layer, Central Meeting, Electrochemical Society, Philadelphia, USA, 11-17 May 2002

 


15
KumarG.R.R.A., Tennakone K., Okuya M. and Kaneko S.,  Solid-State Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells Made from Nanocrystalline Films of TiO2 coated with MgO, Centennial Meeting, Electrochemical Society, Philadelphia, USA, 11-17 May 2002

 


16
Lovely C.J., Browning R.G., Polach S.A. and Dias H.V.R., Carbene and nitrene transfer reactions catalyzed by fluorinated tris(pyrazolyl) borato copper (I) and silver (I) complexes, American Chemical Society, 58th Southwest regional meeting, Austin, Texas, November 2002

 


17
Meemaduma V.N. and Ramanayake S.M.S.D., De novo shoot regeneration in excised embryos of Mormodica dioica in the presence of thidiazuron, Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 58th Annual Sessions, December,  2002

 


18
Nanayakkara A., A new calss of PT symmetric Hamiltonian systems, Proceedings of the technical sessions, 18th Technical Sessions of the Institute of Physics, SL 2002, pg 98

 


19
Perera V.P.S., Senadeera G.K.R. and Tennakone K., The effect of aluminum on photocurrent increment in dye-sensitized photo electrochemical cells based on nanocrystalline SnO2films, Third Asian Photochemistry Conference, Mumbai, India, 6-11,  p 45, January 2002

 


20
Perera V.P.S., Senadeera G.K.R., Tennakone K., Ito S., Wada Y. and Yanagida S., Solid – state dye sensitized photocells fabricated with nanocrystalline SnOcovered with a thin layer of MgO, Centennial Meeting, Electrochemical Society, Philadelphia, USA, 11-17 May 2002

 


21
Perera V.P.S., Senadeera G.K.R., Tennakone K., Ito S., Wada Y. and Yanagida S., Solid state dye sensitized photocells fabricated with nanaocrystralline SnO2 covered with a thin layer of MgO, 14th International conference on photochemical conversion and storage energy, August 4-9, Sapporo,Japan,  2002 (W-1-P-57)

 


22
Ramanayake S.M.S.D., Meenaduma V.N. and Weerawardene T.E., Genetic diversity of nine bamboo species characterized by Random Amplified Polymorphic DNA (RAPD) analysis. Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 58th Annual Sessions, December, p 247, 2002

 


23
Rott E., Peerapornpisal Y. and Silva E.I.L., Applied phycology for water quality monitoring and management of reservoirs and running water in SE-Asia (extended abstract/poster), International Workshop on Environmental Research for sustainable Development, a review and outlook on Austrian co-operation with (sub-) tropical and Mediterranean partners, held in Vienna, Austria, 22-23 November 2002

 


24
Rott E., Peerapornpisal Y., Igthanjitr S., and Silva E.I.L., Phytoplankton seasonality in reservoirs under monsoon climate in Sri Lanka and Thailand (Abstract/Poster), International meeting on Research in limnology, Budweise, Czcech Republic, 14-16, August 2002

 


25
Senadeera G.K.R. and Jayaweera P.V.V., Effect of deposition current density on the properties of poly(3 methyl thiophene) and it’s uses as sensitizer in photocells, Meeting abstracts, The Electrochemical society of Japan, Atsugi, Japan, September, p 139,2002, 2E 23

 


26
Senadeera G.K.R. and Perera V.P.S., Electrochemical synthesis and characterization of poly (3 methyl thiophene) and its evaluation as electrode material for photovoltaic device, 18thTechnical session of Institute of Physics, Sir Lanka, March, 16, p 69, 2002

 


27
Senadeera G.K.R. and Perera V.P.S., The effect of MgO on the enhancement of the efficiency in solid-state  dye sensitized photocells fabricated with SnO2 and Cul,  18th Technical session of Institute of Physics, Sir Lanka, March, 16, p 79, 2002

 


28
Senadeera G.K.R. and Perera V.P.S., The photo-electric response of electrodeposited C60 films on namocrystalline TiO2 with positive hole collecting CuSCN, 18th Technical session of Institute of Physics, Sir Lanka, March, 16, p 61, 2002

 


29
Senadeera G.K.R.,De Silva R.A.D.B, Jayaweera P.V.V. and Tennakone K., p-4CuBr.3S(C4H9)2: Promising material as the hole collector in solid-state dye-sensitized photovoltaic cells with TiO2, Third Asian Photochemistry Conference, Mumbai, India, 6-11,  p 46, January 2002

 


30
Seneviratne G., Variability in universal deuterium enrichmentexplained. Proceedings of the World Space Congress, Houston, Texas, USA, October 2002 (Abstract)

 


31
Silva E.I.L. and Karunatilake K.M.B.C., Silica fluxes in three river systems in Sri Lanka (Abstract) APN/SASCOM/LOICZ, International meeting on material fluxes to costal waters, Negambo, Sri Lanka.

 


32
Silva E.I.L., Advancement of Limnology in Sri Lanka (Abstract/Oral Presentation), Austrian Intervention International Workshop on Environmental Research for Sustainable Development, a review and outlook on Austrian co-operation with (sub-) tropical and Mediterranean partners, held in Vienna, Austria 22-23 November 2002

 


33
Silva E.I.L., Photosynthetic characteristics and primary production of phytoplankton and sea-grasses in Rekawa lagoon (oral Presentation). International Conference on Assessment of mangrove degradation and resilience in the Indian sub-continent: The cases of Godavari Estuary and southwest Sri Lanka French Institute Pondicherry, India 21-22, October 2002

 


34
Silva E.I.L., Physico-chemical characteristics of Rekawa lagoon in Sri Lanka (oral presentation) International Conference on Assessment of mangrove degradation and resilience in the Indian sub-continent: The cases of Godavari Estuary and southwest Sri Lanka French Institute Pondicherry, India 21-22, October 2002

 


35
Weerasooriya R., Tobshcall H.J., Weerasekara D., Bandara A., Mechanistic modeling of arsenic-gibbsite interactions (poster presentation), Annual Sessions of the School of Applied Geology, University of Erlangen Nurnberg Germany, 2002

 


36
Weerawardene T.E. and Ramanayake S.M.S.D., Role of Thidiazuron on in vitro shoot multiplication and rooting of Dendrocalamus giganteus Wall.  Ex Munro (Giant bamboo), Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 58th Annual Sessions, December,  2002

 


37
Wijesekara D., Bandara A. and Weerasooriya R., Mechanistic Spectroscopic and Molecular Model Probing of the Arsenic-Gibbsite Interface (poster presentation), Summer School of Ab initio Solid state Chemistry, University of Torino, Italy, 2002

 


38
Wijesekara K.B. and Iqbal M.C.M., Enhanced androgenizes in Datura metel L. by temperature gradient treatment of anthers, Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 58th Annual Sessions,2-7  December, Colombo  p 33, 2002

 


39
Wimalasena T.T. and Jayanandarajah P., Isolation techniques of phytoplankton species from Kandy Lake, Proceedings of the workshop on “Single cell analysis of phytoplankton species” held at Alfred Wegener Institute, Bremerhaven, 15-21 April 2002, 7 presented the work done on phytoplankton in Kandy Lake at the workshop on “Single cell analysis of phytoplankton species” held at Alfred Wegener Institute, Germany 15-21 April 2002

 


Abstract/ Conference Procedings in year 2001

1
Athauda S.B.P., Rajapakshe R.G.S.C., Wijeratne S.R., Dharmaratne H.R.W. and Takahashi Kenji, Comparative Stability of minor acid proteinase of Nepenthes distillatoria L., at different temperatures and pH levels., Page 256,  Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association  of the Advancement of Science. Part I-(Abstracts) 57th Annual Session, 26 November-01 December 2001, Moratuwa.

 


2
Bandara J., Mielczarski J. and Kiwi J., Molecular Mechanism of Surface Recognition During the Adsorption/Degradation of Organic Compounds on Iron Oxides, Conference Proceeding in Studies in Surface Science and Catalysis, Elsevier, 130, p 2765-2770, 2001

 


3
Browning R.G., Polach S.A, Goh T.K.H.H., Dias H.V.R.and Lovely C.J., New Catalysts for Aziridination and Cyclopropanation: Tris(Pyrazolyl) borate Copper(I) Complexes withFluofinated Ligands. American Chemical Society, 57thSouthwest regional meeting, San Antonio, Texas, October, 2001

 


4
Chen Y., Wu H., Lovely C.J., and Dias H.V.R., Synthesis and Intermolecular Diels-Alder Reactions of 4-Vinylimidazoles American Chemical Society, 57th Southwest regional Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, October 2001

 


5
Dharmaratne H.R.W., Nanayakkara N.P.D. and Kahn I.A., A new sesquiterpene acid from Valeriana officfinalis, 42nd Annual Meeting of the American Society for Pharmacognosy, Oaxaca City, Mexico 2001

 


6
Dharmaratne H.R.W., Nanayakkara N.P.D. and Kahn I.A., Isolation and 13C NMR spectroscopic studies of Kavalactones 42nd .  Annual Meeting of the American Society forPharmacognosy, Oaxaca City, Mexico 2001

 


7
Dharmaratne H.R.W., Nanayakkara N.P.D. and Khan I., Terpenodial saponi from Caulophyllum thalictroides (Blue Cohosh), Botanical Dietary Supplements: Natural Products at Crossroads,  American Society of Pharmacognosy and Council for Responsible Nutrition, 2001 Interim Meeting, Asilomar, California, P-30, November 2001

 


8
Dias H.V.R. and Ayers A.E., Azido Derivatives of Low Valent Group 14 Elements, American Chemical Society, National Meeting, San Diego, April 2001

 


9
Dittus W.P.J. and  Diaz T., Primate conservation and the management of people at the Polommaruwa Nature Sanctuary, Sri Lanka, The XVIIIth Congress of the International PrimatologicalSociety. Adelaide January 2001, Pp 135

 


10
Dittus W.P.J., Demography: a window to social evolution. Workshop on: Macaque Society and Evolution. Mysore, March 2001.

 


11
Dittus W.P.J., Keane B. and Melinick D., The effects of age and rank on the reproductive success if wild toque macaques., The XVIIIth Congress of the International Primatological Society. Adelaide January 2001, Pp 256

 


12
Ganzera M., Bedir E., Zhao J., Dharmaratne H.R.W. and Khan I.A., Evaporative light scattering detection – A versatile technique for the analysis of natural products with low UV absorption.  Botanical dietary Supplements: Natural Products at Crossroads,  American Society of Pharmacognosy and Council for Responsible Nutrition, 2001 Interim Meeting, Asilomar, California, C-8,  November 2001

 


13
Ganzera M., Dharmaratne H.R.W., Nanayakkara N.P.D. and Khan I.A., Determination of saponins and alkaloids in Caulophyllum thalictroides (Blue Cohosh) by high performance liquid chromatography and evaporative light scattering detection.  Botanical Dietary Supplements: Natural Products at Crossroads,  American Society of Pharmacognosy and Council for Responsible Nutrition, 2001 Interim Meeting, Asilomar, California, P-3, November 2001

 


14
Gunaratne G., Development of Non-Invasive Diagnostics for Osteoporosis: A Model Based Approach , Keck Center Seminar, Rice University, November 2001

 


15
Gunaratne G., Development of Non-Invasive Diagnostics for Osteoporosis, Annual Meeting of the Texas Section of the American Physical Society, Huntsville, March 2001

 


16
Gunatileke P.G.L., Senanayake S.M.H.M.S.K., and Silva E.I.L., Diatoms and Drowning: A Case Presentation, Scientific Sessions 2001, Medico-Legal Society of Sri Lanka (Abstract)

 


17
Iqbal M.C.M. and Jayasinghe U.L.B., Antifungal activity in seeds of some selected Sri Lankan plants, 13th International Reinhardsbrunn Symposium – Modern fungicides and antifungal compounds, Friedrichroda, Germany.

 


18
Iqbal M.C.M., Jayasinghe U.L.B., Mallikarachchi G.S., and Dharsheiya M. Antifungal activity in seeds of Carica papaya (Caricaceae), Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association  of the Advancement of Science. Part I-(Abstracts) 57th Annual Session, 26 November-01 December 2001, Moratuwa.

 


19
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Jayasooriya  C.P. and Fujimoto Y., Structure of a new phytoecdysteroid, 3-deoxy-1β, 20-hydroxyecdysone, isolated from Diploclisia glaucescens (Japanese language).  Proceedings – 120th Annual Meeting of Pharmaceutical Society of Japan, Sapparo.

 


20
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Jayasooriya C.P. and Fujimoto Y., Antifungal activity in seeds of some selected Sri Lankan plants, 13th International Reinhardsobrunn Symposium -  Modern fungicides and antifungal compounds, Friedrichroda, Germany, 2001

 


21
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Jayasooriya C.P., Bandara B.M.R., Ekanayake S.P., Merlini L. and Assante G., Antimicrobial activity of some Sri Lankan Rubiceae and Meliceae, Annual Sessions, University of Peradeniya.

 


22
Khan S.I., Ganzera M., Dharmaratne H.R.W., Nanayakkara D., Khan I.A. and Walker L.A., Transport of Kavalactones across CACO-2 cell monolayers – A model of Human Intestinal absorption.  Botanical Dietary Supplements: Natural Products at Crossroads, American Society of Pharmacognosy and Council for Responsible Nutrition, 2001 Interim Meeting, Asilomar, California, P-48, November 2001

 


23
Pathirathna K.A.S., Weerasooriya S.V.R. and Arachchige E.K.A.I.U.K., Quantitative assessment of arsenic adsorption on mineral-water interface, Page 256.  Sri Lanka Association of the Advancement of Science. Part I-(Abstracts) 57th Annual Session, 26 November-01 December 2001, Moratuwa.

 


24
Pathirathna K.A.S., Weerasooriya S.V.R. and De Silve M.H.C.R., Quantitative assessment of fluoride adsorption on kaolinite mineral-water interface for development of a de-fluoridating methodology for groundwater. Page 237.  Sri Lanka Association of the Advancement of Science. Part I-(Abstracts) 57th Annual Session, 26 November-01 December 2001, Moratuwa.

 


25
Polach S.A. and Dias H.V.R., Synthesis of Silver(I) and Copper (I) Pyrazolates [(3,5-(CF3)2Pz)Cu}3[(3,5-(CF3)2Pz)Ag}and their Reactions with Tripjenylphosine, American  Chemical Society, DFW Section, 34th Meeting-in-miniature, Stephenville, TX,August 2001

 


26
Ramanayake S.M.S.D., Wanniarachchi W.A.V.R. and Weerawardena T.E., Flowering in the giant bamboo, Dendtrocalmus giganteus, Programme and Abstract Book of the “EMBO workshop The Molecular basis of the floral transition”. John Innes Centre, Norwich, UK, July 2001

 


27
Ramanayake S.M.S.D., Weerawardena T.E. and Amarasekara V.N., Micro propagation and in vitro flowering in Bambusa atra, Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association  of the Advancement of Science. Part I-(Abstracts) 57th Annual Session, 26 November-01 December 2001, Moratuwa.

 


28
Rupika L.A.S., Wijesekara K.B. and Iqbal M.C.M., Callusisng and plant regeneration in  indica rice, Page 75. Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association  of the Advancement of Science. Part I-(Abstracts) 57th Annual Session, 26 November-01 December 2001, Moratuwa.

 


29
Schiemer F., Amarasinghe U.S., Frouzova J., Sricharoendhaam B. and Silva E.I.L., Ecosystem structure and dynamics- a management basis for Asian reservoirs and Lake, ACIAR ProceedignsNo 98 pages 201-214

 


30
Seneviratne G., 15N enrichment in upper oceanic N2O reveals the existence of a novel N2O sink.  Proceedings of the Global Change Open Science Conference of the IGBP, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, July  2001 (Abstract)

 


31
Silva E.I.L. and Jayasinghe P., Some aspects of colonization success of three species of exotic cichlids in a hydropower reservoir (Victroria) in Sri Lanka, 6th Asian fisheries forum, Taiwan, November 2001 (Abstract)

 


32
Silva E.I.L. and Schiemer F.,  HumanFactor: Fourth Dimension of Limnology in the Tropics. ACIAR Proceedigns No 98 pages 111-125

 


33
Silva E.I.L.,Emergence of a Microcystis  bloom in an urban water body, Kandy Lake in Sri Lanka, In the Proceedings of the 9thInternational Conference on the Conservation and Management  of Lakes. Session 3-1 pages 493 – 496

 


34
Smith K.K., Dharmaratne H.R.W., Feltenstein M.W., Broom S.L., Roach J.T., Nanayakkara N.P.D., Kahn I.A and Sufka K.J., Screening Piper methysticum and its compounds for anxiolytic properties. The Mississippi Academic of Sciences, February 2001

 


35
Sufka K.J., Kahn I.A, Feltenstein M.W., Lambdin C., Ganzera M., Dharmaratne H.R.W., Broom S.L., Roach J.T. and Nanayakkara N.P.D., Screening Anxiolylic activity of Kava extracts, Botanical Dietary Supplements: Natural Products at Crossroads, American Society of Pharmacognosy and Council for Responsible Nutrition, 2001 Interim Meeting, Asilomar, California, P-49, November 2001

 


36
Weerasooriya R., Wijesekara D. and Bandara A.,Surface complication modeling of cadmium – gibbsite interactions, Summer School of Ab initio Solid State Chemistry, University of Torino, Italy  (Abstract)

 


37
Wijesekara K.B. and Iqbal M.C.M., Secondary embryogenesis in pollen derived embryos of Datura metel L Page 49. Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association  of the Advancement of Science. Part I-(Abstracts) 57th Annual Session, 26 November-01 December 2001, Moratuwa.

 


Abstract/ Conference Procedings in year 2000

1
Athauda Senarath B.P., Inoue Hideshi and Takahashi Kenji. A minor acid proteinase from juice of Jepenthes distillatoria.  8th International Conference on Aspartic proteinases, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal P., 6-19, 2000

 


2
Athukoralege P.S., Herath H.M.T.B., Deraniyagala S.A. and Wijesundera R.L.C., Antifungal constituents of Gordonia dassanayakei. (Abstract), Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Peradeniya, Part I,  56, 255, 2000

 


3
Dharmaratne H.R.W., Nanayakkara N.P.D. and Khan I.A., Isolation and 13C NMR Spectroscopic Studies of Kavalactones. The Cochran Centre Symposium, University of Mississippi, USA, 51, 2000

 


4
Dharmaratne H.R.W., Wichramasinghe S.C., Tennakone S.B., Anticancer Activity of Xanthones from Calophyllum Species.   Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 56, 2000

 


5
Dias H.V.R. and Polach S.A., “The Isolation of Reaction Intermediates Using Scor-pionate Ligands:, American Chemical Society, Southwest Regional Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2000

 


6
Diyabalanage H.V.K., Liyanagemage V.P.K. and Herath H.M.T.B. Prenylation of 1,3-dioxygenated-9-acridone analogous.  (Abstracts),Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Peradeniya, Part I,  56, 241, 2000

 


7
Gunaratne G.H., Bassler K.E., Mohanty K.K. and Wimalawansa S.J., Effects of Trabecular Micro-Architecture on the Breaking Strength in Osteoporosis: Mathematical modeling. Proceedings of the ASMBR, 22, SAo81, 2000

 


8
Gunaratne G.H., Development of Non-Invasive Diagnostics for Osteoporosis: A Model Based Approach, University of Houston, October 2000

 


9
Gunaratne G.H.,Development of Non-Invasive Diagnostics for Osteoporosis: A Model Based Approach, University of Texas at Austin, November2000

 


10
Iqbal M.C.M. and WIjesekara K.B., Abnormalities in microscope derived embryos of Datura metel (Abstracts). Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Peradeniya, Part I,  56, 100, 2000

 


11
Iqbal M.C.M. and WIjesekara K.B., In vitro propagation of Gordonia  dassanayakei (Abstracts).  Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Peradeniya, Part I,  56, 99, 2000

 


12
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Kumarihamy B.M.M. and Kraus W. Antifungal and antibacterial steroidal alkaloids from Sarcococca zeylanica.  Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Peradeniya, 239, 2000

 


13
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Kumarihamy B.M.M., Vasquez E.A. and Kraus W., Nematicidal activity of some Sri Lankan plants. Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Peradeniya, 238, 2000

 


14
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Kumarihamy B.M.M., Waiblinger J., and Kraus W., Antifeedant activity of some Sri Lankan plants.  Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Peradeniya, 240, 2000

 


15
Kröner A., Collins A.S., Willner A.P., Henger E., Muhongo S. and Kehelpannala W., The role of East Africa, Madagascar and Sri Lanka in Neoproterzoic  orogenesis and supercontinent formation (Extentded Abstract). Join Symposium, German and Austrian Geological Socities, Vienna, February 2000

 


16
Lovely C.J., Mahmud H., Badarinarayana V., and Dias H.V.R. Approaches to Pyr-roloquinoline Natural Products. Natural Products, Gordon Research Conference, Plymouth, NH, July 2000

 


17
Meiyalaghan S., Iqbal M.C.M. and Wijesekara K.B., Antifungal activity of water extracts of some common weed species (Abstracts). Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Peradeniya, Part I,  56, 53, 2000

 


18
Rajapakshe R.G.S.C., Athauda Senarath B.P., Dharmaratne H.R.W. and Takahashi Kenji, Stability of acid proteinases of Nepenthes distillatoria at different pH.  Annual research sessions, Faculty of Science, University of Peradeniya, 20, 2000

 


19
Schiemer F., Amarasinghe U.S., frouzova J., Sricharoendhaam B. and Silva E.I.L., Ecosystem structure and dynamics – a management basis for Asian reservoirs and Lakes (Abstracts), International Workshop on Reservoir and Culture Based Fisheries – Biology and management, Bangkok, Thailand, 45, 2000

 


20
Senadeera G.K.R., Tennakone K. and Perera V.P.S., Fabrication of solid-state dye-sensitized TiO2 Photovoltaic cells with CuCNS(full paper).  Proceedings of the 5th workshop on low cost electronic materials, solar cells and renewable energy sources, 81-85, 2000

 


21
Silva E.I.L. and Schiemer F., Human Factor : Fourth Dimension of Limnology in the Tropics (Abstract).  International Workshop on Reservoir and Culture Based Fisheries – Biology and management, Bangkok, Thailand, 44, 2000

 


22
Silva E.I.L., Ecosystem processes and dynamics – a management base for brackish water resources in Sri Lanka (Key note presentation) at the National Workshop on “Estuarine Biology”, Eastern University, Batticaloa, 2000

 


23
Silva E.I.L., Some evidence for retention of silica in manmade water bodies in Sri Lanka(Abstracts), International Workshop on Land Ocean Nutrient Fluxes- the Silica Cycle, Nha Trang, Vietnam, 16, 2000

 


24
Smith K.K., Dharmaratne H.R.W., Feltenstine W.M., Bromm S.L., Roach J.T., Nanayakkara N.P.D., Kahan I.A. and Sufka J., Anxiolytic Effects of Kava extacts and Kavalactones in the chick social separation-stress paradigm.  The Cochran Center Symposium, University of Mississippi, USA, 52, 2000

 


25
Tennakone K., Dye-sensitized Solar Cells: Their problems and possible strategies for improvement Plenary Lecture.  (Abstract) Proceedings of the Thirteenth International Conference on Photochemical Conversion and storage of Solar Energy, Colorado, USA, 27, 2000

 


Abstract/ Conference Procedings in year 1999

1
Athauda S.P.B., Rajapakse R.G.S., Dharmaratne H.R.W. and Takahashi K., Production of antibody and histochemical analysis of Nepenthes major acid proteinase.  Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 55, 230,  1999

 


2
 Athukoralage, P.S., Herath H.M.T.B. and Daraniyagala S.A., Chemical investigation of Gordoniya dassanayakei, Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 55, 220-221,  1999

 


3
Dharmaritne H.R.W. and Marasinghe G.P.K., Methylethers of cordatolides and their synthesis. Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 55,221, 1999

 


4
Dharmaritne H.R.W., Wickramasinghe S.C. and Marasinghe G.P.K., A possible defence mechanism of Calophyllum species, Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 55, 1999

 


5
Dias H.V.R., Jin W. and Wang Z., Low Valent Main Group Derivateives of Nitrogen Based Ligands. American Chemical Society, Society, Southwest and Rocky Mountain Regional Meeting, El Paso, Texas, 1999

 


6
Diyabalanage H.V.K. and Herath H.M.T.B., Synthesis of some Acrimony.  Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 55, 219,  1999

 


7
E.Rott F. Schimer and Silva E.I.L., Phytoplankton and Trohic Gradient in SE-Asia. Paper presented at the 13th Annual Sessions of Plankton Research (by first author), Winnipeg, Canada,September 1999

 


8
Gamalath G.A.R.K. and Silva E.I.L., Spatio-Temporal Trends in Physicochemical Characteristics of the Hulu River in Sri Lanka.  Paper presented at the fifth Annual Sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for Fisheries and Aquatic Resources., Colombo, June 1999

 


9
Guanratne G.H., Characterization of Textured Patterns, University of Chicago, February 1999

 


10
Guanratne G.HA New Approach to the Fifth SIAM Conference on Applications of Dynamical Systems, May 1999

 


11
Guanratne G.H Characterization of Textured Patterns, University of Texas at Austin, November 1999

 


12
Guanratne G.H Characterizations of Textured Patterns, North western University, February 1999

 


13
Gunaratne A. and Zubai L., Surface Predictive model for wind fields in Sri Lanka.  Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 55, 189, 1999

 


14
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Kumarihamy B.M.M. and Merlini L., Chemical constituents of Lasianthus gardneri. Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 55, 222,  1999

 


15
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Search for biologically active compounds from Sri Lnakan Plants, University of Milan, Italy, October 1999

 


16
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Wannigama G.P.and Fujimoto Y., Chemistry and bioactivity of saponins from some Sri Lanka plants, Pulawy, Poland, p 23, September 1999

 


17
Kehelpannala W.K.V. and Francis M.D.P.L, Geology, Stucture and Metamorphic history of high-grade gneisses around the Bogala, Pussahena and Rangala vein-graphite deposists, Sri Lanka, Proceedings of the Geological Society of Sri Lanka, Colombo,  16, 19-20, 1999.

 


18
Kehelpannala W.K.V. and Ratnayake R.M.J.W.K., Polyphase migmatization of high-grade rocks in central Sri Lanka.  Proceedings of the Geological Society of Sri Lanka, Colombo, 16, 2, 1999.

 


19
Kehelpannala W.K.V. Structural analysis of arrested charnockite bodies from Sri Lanka.  Proceedings of the Geological Society of Sri Lanka, 16, 8, 1999.

 


20
Kehelpannala W.K.V., Unmixing of plagioclase feldspar during a post metamorphic vein graphite mineralization: Evidence from Sri Lanka.  Proceedings of the Geological Society of Sri Lanka, Colombo,  16, 11, 1999.

 


21
Perera T.H.S., Thigmotropic responses in the human pathogenic fungus Candida albicans. Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 55, 5,  1999.

 


22
Rajapakse R.G.S., Athauda S.P.B., Dharmaratne H.R.W. and Takahashi K., Stability of acid proteinase from Nepenthes distillatoria (Bandura). Chemistry in Sri Lanka 16 (1), 40, 1999

 


23
Rajapakse R.G.S., Athauda S.P.B., Dharmaratne H.R.W. and Takahashi K., Proteolytic action of Proteinase of Nepenthes distillatoria on natural Proteins., Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 55, 26,  1999.

 


24
Ramanayake S.M.S.D., Wanniarachchi W.A.V.R. and Tennakone T.M.A., In vitro flowering in Dendrocalamus giganteus (giant bamboo), Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 55, 279,  1999.

 


25
Ratnayake, J., Gunaratne A. and Zubair L., Surface Wind Characteristics at Sevanagala, Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 55, 106-107, 1999

 


26
Samaradiwakara S.R.M.S. and Silva E.I.L., Seasonal and Spatial Concentrations of Nutrients of the Kandy Lake. Paper presented at the fifth Annual Sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for Fisheries and Aquatic Resources., Colombo, June 1999

 


27
Senadeera G.K.R. and Takahiko Mori, Structural and some physical properties of (BEDT-TTF)3(SbF6)2. Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 55,188, 1999

 


28
Senadeera G.K.R., Perera V.P.S., Kottegoda I.R.M., de Silve L.A.A. and Tennakone K., Dye-sensitized polymeric photoelectrochemical cells with SnO2/ZnO.  Proceedings of the Workshop on Low cost Electronic Electrode Materials and Solar Cells, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, 35, 1999

 


29
ShiZ., WangH., Kouri D.J., Gunaratne G.H., Quevedi J.U., Kakadiaris I. and Hoffmann D.K., IEEE First Joint Meeting of BMES and EMBS, 982, 1160, 1999

 


30
Silva E.I.L., Light-Dependent Primary Productivity in Three Reservoirs in Sri Lanka.  Paper presented at the fifth Annual Sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for Fisheries and Aquatic Resources., Colombo, June 1999

 


31
Silva E.I.L., Retention of silica in hydroelectric reservoirs in Sri Lanka.  Paper presented at the International Workshop on Silica Cycle: Processes and Impacts, Linkiping, Sweden, 1999

 


32
Silva E.I.L., Silica Fluxes in Sri Lanka Rivers., Paper presented at the Round Tabel Discussion on Silica Fluxes in South and Southeast Asian Rivers, Bremen Germany, September 1999

 


33
Somasundera S., Zubair L. and Barr-Kumarakulasinghe, Indian ocean warm pools and outgoing long wave radiation over Sri Lanka, Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 55, 189-190, 1999

 


34
Suresh K.Y., Hadjirin N.F., Bandara J.M.R.S. and Ramasamy M.S., Dipteran toxic proteins from Sri Lankan Strains of Bacillus thuringiensis.  Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 55, 157,  1999.

 


35
Susila de Silva and Herath H.M.T.B., A flavonol, triterpene and a steroidal glucoside from Gliricidia sepium.  Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 55, 219-220,  1999

 


36
Tennakone K. and Bandara J., Low Energy Multiphoton semiconductor photocatalysis.  Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 55,225, 1999

 


37
Tennakone K. and Bandara J., Multiphoton semiconductor photocatalysis on composite Nb2Oand platinized  TiO2particles.  Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 55,210, 1999

 


38
Tennakone K., Dye-sensitization of nanocrystalline semiconductor films: Balistic electron transport and quantum superlattice effects.  Proceedings of the Workshop on Low cost Electronic Materials and Solar Cells, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, 1, 1999

 


39
Tennakone K.,Perera V.P.S., de Silve L.A.A. and Kottegoda I.R.M., Sensitization of Nanoporous film consisting of oxides of tin and Zinc and construction of a dye-sensitized photoelectrochemical cell.  Proceedings of the Workshop on Low cost Electronic Materials and Solar Cells, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, 63, 1999

 


40
Tennakone K.,Perera V.P.S., Suppression of recombinations in dye-sensitized photoelectrochemical cells based on SnO2 films coated with a thin layer of aluminium oxide. Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 55,210, 1999

 


41
Wijesekara K.B. and Iqbal M.C.M., Induction of embryogenesis in Datura metel anthers.  Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 55, 74-75,  1999.

 


42
Zubair L., Prospective uses of Satellite Technologies to Meteorology in Sir Lanka. Proceedings of National Conference on Space Technology, Arthur C., ClarkeCentre for Modern Technologies, January, 1999

 


43
Tennakone K., Senadeera G.K.R., Perera V.P.S., Kottegoda I.R.M.,andde Silve L.A.A., Characterization of quasi solids photoelectrochemical cells with SnO2/ZnO and TiO2 films. Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 55,210, 1999

 


Abstract/ Conference Procedings in year 1998

1
Aloysius R., Simulating Irrigation Networks: the case of Walawe, Proceedings of the IFS conference on Computer Modelling, 29-32, May, 1998

 


2
Ariyananda T. and Silva E.I.L., Water Quality of Brackish Water Ecosystem from Deduru Oya to Mundal Lake, Area of Extensive Shrimp Farming. Abstracts, National conference on Status and future direction of Water Research in Sri Lanka, November, 1998

 


3
Athauda S.P.B., Wanigasekera W.M.A.P., Marasinghe G.P.K., Dharamratne H.R.W. and Keniji Takahashi, Screening and Isolation of aspartic proteinase inhibitor from Calophyllum cordato-oblongum, Proceedings Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 54, 293, 1998.

 


4
Dharmaratne H.R.W. and Herath H.M.S.A., Anti-inflammatory active agents from Zanthzylum rhesta.  Proceedings Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 54, 321, 1998.

 


5
Dharmaratne H.R.W.,  Perera D.S.C., Marasinghe G.P.K. and Jamie Joanne , Isocordato-oblingic acid, a new chromene acid from Calophyllum cordato-oblongum, Proceedings Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 54, 290, 1998.

 


6
Dharmaratne H.R.W., Wijesinghe W.M.N.M. and Thevanesam V., Antimicrobial activity against methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus of xanthones from Calophyllum species. Proceedings Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 54, 295, 1998.

 


7
Fernando G.W., Ratnaweera A. and Tennakone K., Iron and its magnetic moment in metallic environment, Proceedings Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 54, 264, 1998.

 


8
Gamalath G.A.R.K. and Silva E.I.L., Seasonal Variations in some Physico-cheical Characteristics of the Hulu Ganga, a Tributary of the Central Mahaweli Valley. Fourth Annual Scientific Sessions of Sri Lanka Association for Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, June 1998

 


9
Gunaratne A., Mass-consistent wind model for Sri Lanka, Proceedings of the IFS conference on Computer Modelling, 23-24, May, 1998

 


10
Gunaratne A., Zubair L. and Kariyawasam P.G.L., Surface Winds at Hambantota.  Proceedings Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 54, 181, 1998.

 


11
Gunaratne G.H., An analysis of Monsoons in South Asia, Iowa State University, January, 1998

 


12
Herath H.M.T.B. and Diayabalanage H.V.K., Synthesis of potent bio-active 1,3,5 –trioxygenated-9-acridone alkaloids.  Proceedings Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 54, 287, 1998.

 


13
Herath H.M.T.B. and Susila de Silva., Steroidal glycosides and other constituents form Gliricidia sepium.  ProceedingsSri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 54,290, 1998

 


14
Herath H.M.T.B., Athukoralage P.S.A. and Wimal Padmasiri. Chemical investigation of Gordonia dassanayakei.  ProceedingsSri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 54,292, 1998

 


15
Iqbal M.C.M. and Moellers C., Glucosinolates in vitro – Biosynthesis and uptake by microspore derived embryos of Brassica napus.  Proceeding of the IX International Congress on Plant Tissue and Cell Culture, Jerusalem, 188, 1998

 


16
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Bandara Dasanayake A.G. and Fujimoto Y., A new nortriterpene caffeate from Filicium decipiens(Sapindaceae), ProceedingsSri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 15,7, 1998

 


17
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Bandara Dasanayake A.G., Marikkar J.M.M.N. and Fujimoto Y., Flavanol glycosides from Filicium decepiens.  ProceedingsSri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 54,324, 1998

 


18
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Nadeem M., Atta-Ur-Rahman and Choudhary M.I., Antibacterial steroidal alkaloidsfrom Sarcococca brevifolia.  ProceedingsSri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 54,327, 1998

 


19
Kehelpannala W.K.V. and Francis M.D.P.L., Behaviour of granulites during vein graphite mineralization in Sri Lanka, Proceedings of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 54, 228-229, 1998.

 


20
Kehelpannala W.K.V. and Francis M.D.P.L., Do Large-scale folds play a role in the origin of Sir Lankan-type vein graphite mineralizaiton? Geological Society of Sri Lanka, 15th Annual Session, (Abstract), Colombo, 21st August, 1998

 


21
Kehelpannala W.K.V., Sri Lanka-type vein graphite mineralizations:  Precipitaion of vein graphite from a post-metamorphic magmatic solution(s).  Proceedings of the International Seminar on Precambrian Crust in Eastern and Central India, UNESCO-IUGS-IGCP-368, Bhubaneswar, India, 237-241, October 29-30, 1998

 


22
KehelpannalaW.K.V., Mechanism of metasomatism of high-grade orthogneisses around Ambagaspitiya, Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 54, 227-228, 1998.

 


23
KehelpannalaW.K.V., The Ambagaspitiya metasomatic complex: involvement of post-metamorphic fluids in the metasomatism of orthogneisses.  Geological Society of Sri Lanka, 15th Annual Session, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 4, 1998

 


24
Ramanayake S., Zubair L. and Nayakekorale H.B.  Onset and Withdrawal of the South-West Monsoon in Sri Lanka.  Proceedings Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 54, 251-252, 1998.

 


25
Ramanayake S.M.S.D. and Wanniarachchi W.A.V.R., Induction and growth of callus and cell suspensions from tissues derived from an adult clump of Dendrocalamus giganteus (giant bamboo). Proceedings Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 54, 61, 1998.

 


26
Ramanayake S.M.S.D., In vitro responses in two species of rattan, Calamus zeylanicus and C. thwaitesii, Abstracts, 1X International Congress on Plant Tissue and Cell Culture, Jerusalem, Israel, June 1998

 


27
Silva E.I.L., Rain water quality and buffer intensities of surface water in Sri Lanka.  In Proceedings of the Multi-disciplinary Symposium on Rain water harvesting for water security, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 35-38, February 1998

 


28
Silva E.I.L., The occurrence of cyanobacteria in Mahawel reservoirs in Sri Lanka. In:  Proceedings of Symposium on cyanobacteria toxins in water. Kandy, Sri Lanka, March 1998

 


29
Smaradiwakara S.R.M.S. and Silva E.I.L., Phytoplankton Primary Productivity and Species Composition of the Kandy Lake., Fourth Annual Scientific Sessions of Sri Lanka Association for Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, June 1998

 


30
Tennakone K., Kumara G.R.R.A., Kottegoda I.R.M. and Perera V.P.S., Sensitization of  ZnO Photoanode by ruthenium bipyridal complex, Proceedings Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 54, 261, 1998.

 


31
Tennakone K., Kumara G.R.R.A., Kottegoda I.R.M. and Perera V.P.S. and Weerasundare P.S.R.S., Sensitization of Nano-porous film of  TiO2 with santalin (red sandalwood pigment) and construction of dye-sensitized Solid Sate Photovoltaic cell, .  Proceedings Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 54, 263, 1998.

 


32
Tennakone K., Kumara G.R.R.A., Kottegoda I.R.M.Perera V.P.S.andAponsu G.M.L.P., Nano-porous n-TiO2/ selenium/p-CuCNS Photovoltaic Cell.  Proceedings Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 54, 261, 1998.

 


33
Tennakone K.and Iqbal M.C.M., Breaking of Right-Left symmetry in leaves of Agalonema pseudo-bractetum.  Proceedings Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 54, 261, 1998.

 


34
Wijesekara K.B. and Iqbal M.C.M., Pollen development and pseudopollen in tea (Camellia sinensis)anthers.  Proceedings Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 54, 61, 1998.

 


35
Zubair L., Prospective uses of Satellite Technologies to Meteorology in Sri Lanka. Proceedings of National Conference on Space Technology, Arthur C. Clarke Centre for Modern Technologies, January, 1999

 


36
Zuibar L., Modelling Orographic Rainfall in Sri Lanka, Proceedings of the IFS conference on Computer Modelling, 17-23, May, 1998

 


Abstract/ Conference Procedings in year 1997

1
Ariyananda T.N. and Silva E.I.L, Water quality of Dutch Canal form Deduru Oya Estuary to Mudal Lake:area of extensive shrimp farming (extended abstract), Proceedings of the 53rd Annual Session of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 1997

 


2
Dharmaratne H.R.W., Sajeevani J.R.D.M., Marasinghe G.P.K., Ekanayake E.M.S.H.,Distribution of Counmarins in Calophyllum cordata-oblongum, Proceeding of the Sri Lanka Association of Science, 53, 334,1997

 


3
Dharmaratne H.R.W., Wannigasekera W.M.A.P., Mata-Greenwood E. and Peszzuto J.M., Human immunodeficiency Virus type I reverse transcriptase active compounds fromCalophyllum species of Sri Lanka,  Proceeding of the Sri Lanka Association of Science, 53, 332,1997

 


4
Dharmaratne H.R.W., Wijesinghe W.M.N.M., A phytochemical study of Calaphyllum mooni, Proceeding of the Sri Lanka Association of Science, 53, 333,1997

 


5
Fernando A.M.A., Van Holm L., The use of coir dust to set phosphorous levels for optimization of Vesicular Arbuscular Mycorrhilzal effect on the growth performance of host plants. International Proceedings of the 53rd Annual Session of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Sciences, 1997

 


6
Gamlath G.A.R.K. and Silva E.I.L, Spatial and seasonal variations of some abiotic characteristics and epilithic algal biomass of the Hulu Ganga form headwater to downstream (extended abstract), Proceedings of the 53rd Annual Session of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 1997

 


7
Gunaratne A.,The influence of Taylor’s hypothesis on estimates of turbulence structure functions, Proceeding s of the Asian Congress of Fluid Mechanics, IIT, Chennai, December 1997

 


8
Gunaratne A.,The skewness of the velocity differences in turbulence, Proceeding s of the Asian Congress of Fluid Mechanics, IIT, Chennai, December 1997

 


9
Gunaratne A.,Wavelet analysis of scalar and vortical structure in turbulence, Proceedings of the Asian Congress of Fluid Mechanics, IIT, Chennai, December 1997

 


10
Herath H.M.T.B. and Silva de Susila,  Isoflavonoids and a Pterocarpan from Gliricidia sepium, Proceeding of the Sri Lanka Association of Science, 53, 337,1997

 


11
Herath H.M.T.B., Athukoralage P.S., Weerasooriya Anura, Oleanane Trigerpenoids from Gordonia ceylanica, Proceeding of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 53, 335,1997

 


12
Herath H.M.T.B., Priyadarshani A,M.A., Padmasiri Wimal, Dactyloidin, A New Diarylnononanoid from Myristrica dactyloides,  Proceeding of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 53, 336,1997

 


13
Iddagoda N. and Illanganthilake S.N., Hatching ability of free eggs of Globodera rostochiensis under monoaxenic culture condition.  (Abstract), Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on In vitro Cell Biology and Germplasm Preservation, Moscow, Russia, November 1997

 


14
Iddagoda N. and Illanganthilake S.N., The influence of indole-3-acetic acid, a root promoter of potato, on the hatching behaviour of Globodera rostochiensis free eggs under axenic culture conditions,  (Abstract), Proceedings of the 53rd Annual Session of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 1997

 


15
Igalagamage S.N., Iddagada N. and Pathirana R., Response of calli of four genotypes to inoculation with Azopirillum irakense strain KBC – 1, (Abstract), Proceedings of the 53rd Annual Session of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 1997

 


16
Illanganthilake S.N. and Iddagoda N., Effect of different heat treatments on the stability of hatch-stimulation substances of potato cyst nematode eggs., (Abstract), Proceedings of the 53rdAnnual Session of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 1997

 


17
Jayasinghe U.L.B. and Kumarihamy B.M.M., Flower constituents of Hedyotis lawsoniae, Proceeding of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 339,1997

 


18
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Dasanayake Bandara A.G., Chemistry and bioactivity of Filicium deceipiens, Proceeding of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 206,339,1997

 


19
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Nadeem M., Rahman Atta-ur, Chodhary M.I., Amtul Z., Ratnayake H.D., New antibacterial steroidal alkaloids from Sarcococca breviflolia, 7th International Symposium on Natural Product Chemistry, Karachi, Pakistan, December 1997

 


20
Nathaneal S. and Silva E.I.L, Changing the trends in the fishery of the Victoria reservoir,  9th Annual Congress of the Postgraduate Institute of Agriculture, University of Peradeniya, 1997

 


21
Nathaneal S. and Silva E.I.L, Proximate composition and element spectrum of the flesh of the three cichlid species that colonize the Victoria reservoir, 2nd Annual Scientific Sessions of Sri Lanka Association of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, 1997

 


22
Ramanayake S.M.S.D. and Wanniarachchi W.A.V.R., Rapid shoot proliferation from the axillary buds of a 50 to 60 year – old clump of Dendrocalamus giganteus Munro (giant bamboo). (Abstract), Proceedings of the 53rd Annual Session of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 1997

 


23
Ramanayke S.M.S.D. and Yakandawala K., Induction of rooting in two species of bamboo Dendrocalamus asper and D.giganteus. (Abstract), Proceedings of the 53rd Annual Session of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 1997

 


24
Ramasamy M.S., Insert Disease Vectors-Reality and Challenge, Presidential Address Section D- Proceeding of 53rd Annual Session of Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Sciences, 1997

 


25
Ramasamy M.S., Kulasekara R., Srikrishnaraj K.A. and Ramasamy R., Identification of anopheles gambiae cDNA inserts by screening with anti An. Tessellates antibodies.  Proceeding of 53rd Annual Session of Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Sciences, 1997

 


26
Ramasamy R., Wanniarachchi I.C., Srikrishnaraj K.A. andRamasamy M.S., Characterisation of glycoproteins from the midgut of the malaria vector Anopheles tessellatus, Proceeding of 53rd Annual Session of Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Sciences, 1997

 


27
Samaradiwakara S.R.M.S. and Silva E.I.L., Phytoplankton productivity of the Kandy Lake (extended abstract), Proceedings of the 53rd Annual Session of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 1997

 


28
Senanayake A.H.S. and Wijekoon A., Some studies on development of a rapid in-vitro propagation system for pears (Pyrus pyrifolia). (Abstract), Proceedings of the 53rd Annual Session of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, 1997.

 


29
Silva E.I.L. and Shimidzu A., Concentration of trace elements in fish on of nine edible species found in a hydro power reservoir in Sri Lanka.  Fourth International Conference on Trace Metals in the Aquatic Environment, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1997

 


30
Silva E.I.L., Effect of introduced exotic multipurpose trees on aquatic environment.  9th National Workshop on Multipurpose Trees for Environmental Conservation, Kandy Sri Lanka, 1997.

 


31
Srikrishnaraj K.A., Wanniarachchi I.C., Ramasamy M.S. and Ramasamy R., Antigenic cross-reactivity between glycoproteins of the midgut epithelium and the peritrophic matrix of Anopheles tessellates.  Proceeding of 53rd Annual Session of Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Sciences, 1997

 


32
Van Holm L., Weerasinghe P.A., Liyange Kumari, Serasighe S., Increased tea yield by foliar application of chelated micronutrients, International Proceedings of the 53rd Annual Session of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Sciences, 1997

 


33
Weerasinghe P.A., Van Holm L.H.J., Weerasooriya S, Wijesurendra S., Pathirana L., Isozyme fingerprinting of leaf extracts of Pericopsis mooniana (Nadun), International Proceedings of the 53rd Annual Session of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Sciences, 1997

 


Abstract/ Conference Procedings in year 1996

1
Dayasisira H.G., Some aspects of pre-modern iron technology in Sri Lanka Abstract), International Abstracts of the International Seminar From Gallia to Taprobane: The Archaeology of Maritime Trade, IFS, Kandy, Sri Lanka, p 10, 1996

 


2
Dayasisira H.G., Uses of floral resources in the pre-modern iron industry in Sri Lanka (Abstract),  International Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Session of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Colombo, Sir Lanka, p 230, 1996

 


3
Dharmarane H.R.W. and Wijesinghe W.M.N.M, A new trioxygenated diprenylated chromenxanthone from calophyllum mooni (abstract), International Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Colombo Sri Lanka, P 176, 1996

 


4
Dharmaratne H.R.W., Search for bioactive compounds in the Calophyllum species of Sri Lanka (Abstract), International Proceedings of the Symposium on Bioactive Natural Products, Kandy, Sri Lanka, p 38,  1996

 


5
Dharmaratne H.R.W., Biosynthetic pathways for xanthones from calophyllum thwaitesii The. (Abstract), International Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Colombo Sri Lanka, p 175,  1996

 


6
Dharmaratne H.R.W., Wanigasekara W.M.A.P. and Athauda S.B.P., Chemistry and antiviral/HIV activity studies of Calophyllum mooni (Abstract),International Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Colombo Sri Lanka, p 203,  1996

 


7
Dharmaratne H.R.W., Wanigasekara W.M.A.P. and Athauda S.B.P., Chemistry and antiviral/HIV activity studies of Calophyllum mooni (Abstract), International Proceeding of the 20th IUPAC Symposium on the Chemistry  of Natural Products, B0-6, Chicago, USA, 1996

 


8
Dharmaratne H.R.W., Wanigasekara W.M.A.P., Greenwood E.M. and Peszzuto J.M., Soulattrolide an Inhibitor of HIV-1 Reverse Transcriptase from Calaphyllum cordato-oblongum(Abstract), International Proceedings of the Symposium on Bioactive Natural Products, Kandy Sri Lanka, p 73, 1996

 


9
Diyabalanage T.K.K., Ekanayake Harsha, Wickramasinghe A., Wannigama G.P. and Jayasinghe U.L.B., Chemical investigation of Terminalia Catappa (Abstract), Chemistry in Sri Lanka, 13.5, 1996

 


10
Diyabalanage T.K.K., Kumarihamy B.M.M., Wickramasinghe A., Wannigama G.P. and Jayasinghe U.L.B., Chemical constitutents of Uncaria elliptica (Abstract), Chemistry in Sri Lanka, 13.5, 1996

 


11
Diyabalanage T.K.K., Wannigama G.P., Jayasinghe U.L.B. and Weerasooriya A., Site and Season as factors in plant collection (Abstract), International Proceedings of the 6thInternational Symposium on Natural Product Chemistry, Karachi, Pakistan, p 95, 1996

 


12
Gunaratne H.P.G. and Namaratne S.Y., Fate of paraquat applied on the dry zone rice fields (Abstract), International Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Session of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Colombo, Sir Lanka, p 183, 1996

 


13
Herath H.M.T.B., Dassanayake R.S., Wannigama G.P. and Silva Susila, Chemical investigation of Gliricidia sepium (Abstract), International Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Colombo Sri Lanka, P 179-180, 1996

 


14
Herath H.M.T.B., Dassanayake R.S., Wannigama G.P., and Jamie Joanne, New Isoflavans from Gliricidia sepium (Abstract), International Proceedings of the 20th IUPAC symposium on the Chemistry of Natural Products, BO-20, Chicago, USA, 1996

 


15
Herath H.M.T.B., Effect of Gliricidia Sepium extracts on tea termite, Gliptotermes dilatatus (Abstract), International Symposium on Bio-active Natural Products, Kandy Sri Lanka, P 57, 1996

 


16
Iddagoda N. and Herath C., Effect of Physical Conditions on in vitro microtuberization process of potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) International Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Session of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Colombo, Sir Lanka, p 72-73, 1996

 


17
Jayasinghe U.L.B. and Wannigama G.P., Biologically active saponins from Sri Lankan plants (Abstract), International Proceedings of the Symposium on Bioactive Natural Products, Kandy, Sri Lanka, p 34, 1996

 


18
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Biologically active saponins from Sri Lankan Plants (Abstract), International Proceedings of the ANRAP Workshop on Antidiabetic Plants. HEJ Research Institute of Chemistry, University of Karachi, Pakistan, 1996

 


19
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Fujimoto Y. and Hostettmann K., Biologically active saponins from Pometia eximia (Abstract), International Proceedigns of the 6th International Symposium on Natural Product Chemistry, Karachi, Pakistan,  p 96,  1996

 


20
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Marikkar J.M.M.N. and Rathnayake H.D., Chemical investigation of Anogeissus latifolia (Abstract), International Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Colombo, Sri Lanka,  P 206,1996

 


21
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Rathnayake H.D., Nadeen M., Choudhary M.I., and Atta-ur Rahman, A new seteroidal alkaloid from Sarcococca brevifolia (Abstract), International Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Colombo, Sri Lanka,  P 205,1996

 


22
Jayasinghe U.L.B., Wannigama G.P.and MacLeod J.K., The chemical wealth of Diploclisia glaucescens (Abstract), International Proceedings of the 6th International Symposium on Natural Product Chemistry, Karachi, Pakistan, p 94, 1996

 


23
Kehelpannala K.VWilbert,  Structural control mineralization in the area north of Kurunegala-Matale (Abstract), International Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Session of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Colombo, Sir Lanka, p 130-131, 1996

 


24
Kehelpannala K.V. Wilbert, Exponential distribution of brittle fracture lineaments in the basement of Sri Lanka (Abstract), International Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Session of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Colombo, Sir Lanka, p 131-132, 1996

 


25
Kehelpannala K.V. Wilbert, Late-stage metasomatism of high-grade rocks around Ambagaspitiya Sri Lanka(Abstract), International Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Session of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Colombo, Sir Lanka, p 132-133, 1996

 


26
Kehelpannala K.V., Compositional layering in high-grade gneisses: Metamorphic differentiation versus magmatic intrusion (extended abstract), International Field Workshop on the Proterozoic Continental Crust of Southern India, Trivandrum India: UNESCO-IGCP, Gannoruwa Research Group, Miscellaneous Publication 4: 42-43

 


27
Kohn L.A.P., Phillips-Conroy J.E. and Dittus W.P.J., Inheritance of dental dimensions in toque macaques (Macca Sinica) (Abstract), International Proceedings of the XVIth congress of the International Primatology Society and XIXth Conference of the American Society of Primatology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA, 1996

 


28
Kulasekara R., Srikrishnaraj K.A.and Ramasamy M.S., Anopheles tessellantus/Plasmodium vivax interactions Role of the Peritrophic membrane (Abstract), International Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Colombo, Sri Lanka, p 133, 1996

 


29
Kumari W.M.G.C. and Ramanayake S.M.S.D., Seasonal variations on in vitro induction of axillary bud break and culture contaminants in Bambusa vulgaris var. striata (Abstract), International Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Session of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Colombo, Sir Lanka, p 79, 1996

 


30
Low S.S., Fleischer R.C. and Dittus W.P.J., Male care in wild toque macaques (Abstract), International Proceedings of the XVIth Congress of the International Primatology Society andXIXth Conference of the American Society of Primatology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA, 1996

 


31
Namaratne S.Y., Ion exchange and redox liabilities of sediment bound heavy metals of the Kandy Lake of Sri Lanka (Abstract), International Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Environmental and Industrial Toxicology: Research and Applications, Bangkok, Thailand, p 105, 1996

 


32
Perera K.T.M.S.and Somasiri  L.L.W., Evaluation of cationexchange resin method for the Determination of exchangeable bases, Mn and Zn in the soils of the Low Country of Sri Lanka (Abstract), International Proceeding of the 8th PGIA Annual Congress, Peradeniya Sri Lanka, 1996

 


33
Perez-Sweeney B.M., Sangchntr S., Morales J.C., Dittus W.P.J., and Melnick D.J., Matrilineal relationships among social group of toque macaques as revealed by variation in the mtDNAD-loop region (Abstract), International Proceedings of the XVIth Congress of the International Primatology Society and XIXth Conference of the American Society of Primatology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA, 1996

 


34
Prame W.K.B.N. and Kehelpannala K.V.W., Recent field and chemical data on Highland Complex rocks of Sri Lanka: Implications for their protolith characteristics and nomenclature (Abstract), International proceedings of the 30th International Geological Congress, Beijing, China, 2:547, 1996

 


35
Prickett-Fernando M.E., Ceramic ecology: The varying significance of imported ceramics in Sri Lanka sites (Abstract), International Abstracts of the International Seminar From Gallia to Taprobane: The Archaeology of Maritime Trade, IFS, Kandy, Sri Lanka, p 2, 1996

 


36
Prickett-Fernando M.E.,Technology, chronology and style: Problems in the archaeology of ancient sluice control structures (Abstract),  International Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Session of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Colombo, Sir Lanka, p 238-239, 1996

 


37
Priyadarshani A.M.A and Herath H.M.T.B., Streochemistry of Lignans from Mysistica dactyloides (Abstract), International Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Colombo Sri Lanka, P 181-182, 1996

 


38
Ramanayake S.M.S.D., Differences observed in the multiple  shoot induction in two species of rattan Calamus thwaitesii and C zeylanicus (Abstract), International Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Session of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Colombo, Sir Lanka, p 73, 1996

 


39
Ramsamy M.S., SriKrishnaraj K.A., Kulasekera R., Wanniarachchi I.C. and Ramasamy R., Molecular aspects of interactions between Anopheles tessellatus and the human  malaria parasites Plasmodium vivax and P. falciparum (Abstract), International Proceedings of the XX International Congress of Entomology., Italy, 1996.

 


40
Rizvi E.M.J.M., Van Holm L.H.J. and Kulasooriya S.A., Effect of Inoculation of the rice (Oryza sativa L.) with Asospirillum irakense in competitive and non-competitive soil conditions (Abstract), International Proceedings of the 7th International Symposium on Nitrogen Fixation with Non-legumes, Faisalabad, Pakistan, p 137, 1996

 


41
Seneviratne S., Studies on the bullion dealers of South India (Abstract), International Abstracts of the International Seminar From Gallia to Taprobane: The Archaeology of Maritime Trade, IFS, Kandy, Sri Lanka, p 6, 1996

 


42
Silva E.I.L. and Manuweera L., Buffer intensity: Risk of acidification of surface water in Sri Lanka (extended abstract), International Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Session of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Colombo, Sir Lanka, p 220-221, 1996

 


43
Silva E.I.L., and Nathaneal S., Comparison of breeding patterns of three cichlid species colonizing the Victoria Reservoir, International Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Session of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Colombo, Sir Lanka, p 120-121, 1996

 


44
Silva E.I.L., The effects of construction and operations of Kandalama Hotel on the tank’s ecosystem(Abstract), International Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Session of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Colombo, Sir Lanka, p 141, 1996

 


45
Srikrishnaraj K.A., Kulasekara R.and Ramasamu M.S., Multiply blood feeding in Anopheles tessellatus and body size of mosquitoes (Abstract), International Proceedings of the 52ndAnnual Sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for the  Advancement of Science, Colombo, Sir Lanka, p 133-134, 1996.

 


46
Tennakone K., Kottegoda I.R.M., Kuramra G.R.R.A.and Wijayantha K.G.U., Photodegradazation of pigments coated on nano –porous TiO2 films (abstract), International Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Colombo Sri Lanka, p 192,  1996

 


47
Tennakone K., Wijayantha K.G.U., Kottegoda I.R.M.and Tilakaratna C.T.K., Photocatalytic extraction of lead from aqueous medium using polypropylene films coated with TiO2(abstract), International Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Colombo Sri Lanka, p 192,  1996

 


48
Tennkone K., Ileperuma O.A.,Tilakaratne C.T.K.and Kottegoda I.R.M., Photomineralization of textile dyes (Abstract), International Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Colombo Sri Lanka, p 191,  1996

 


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Thennakoon K., Kumara G.R.R.A., Kumarasinghe A.R., Wijayantha K.G.U. and Sirimanna P.M., Dye-sensitized nano-porus solid –state photovoltaic cell n-TiO2/Dye/p-CuI: Effect of ionic conductivity of p-CuI on the performance of the cell (Abstract): International Proceeding of the 5th Asian Conference on Solid State Ionics, 1996

 


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Van Nieuwenhove C., Van Holm L.H.J., Kulasooriya S.A.andVlassak K., Azorhizobium caulinodans, an associative microorganism for rice? (Abstract), International Proceedings of the 7th International Symposium on Nitrogen Fixation with Non-legumes, Faisalabad, Pakistan, p 23, 1996

 


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Weerasooriya R., Helz G.R., Metallic iron assisted nitrate reduction for decontamination of groundwater (Abstract), International Proceedings of the American Geophysical Union 1996 Fall Meeting, Eos V 12A-05, San Francisco, USA, 1996

 


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Yakandawala K. and Ramanayake S.M.S.D., Seasonal Effects on the Availability of young primary culms of Dendrocalamus giganteus for induction of callus and organogenesis (Abstract), InternationalProceedings of the 52nd Annual Session of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science, Colombo, Sir Lanka, p 82, 1996

 


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