“From chemical to Eco friendly agriculture- Role of microbial biofertilizers” workshop
National Workshop on Separation Techniques in Natural Product Research (19-23 September 2016) Organized with the Natural Products Research Group at NIFS.
School Science & Engineering Programme (SSEP) is an awareness programme for the students who have excelled in GCE Advanced Level examination in 2014 in mathematical stream. This programme was conduct in collaboration with National Institute of Fundamental Studies (NIFS) and Faculty of Engineering, University of Peradeniya.
This program will create an awareness of following aspects,
This programme was successfully held for the very first time in this year with the participation of 147 students from all over the country.
National workshop on “Investigating bioactive metabolites from natural sources” Organized by the Natural Products Research Group, NIFS
Science Workshop for grade 10 students in Yatawatta Weera Parakrama Madya Maha Vidyalaya, Matale – 120 students
Nano Technology Workshop in parallel with the Dayata Kirula in Ampara. Teachers and students actively participated in this workshop – 59 teachers and 259 students.
Workshop for G.C.E. O/L students Walagamba Vidyalaya, Kegalle (40 students)
Workshop on “How to Enhance Research Activities” by Prof. D. M. Galloway, UK for Research Assistants (22 participants).
Workshop on Solar Photovoltaic Technology-“Current status and Trends in Thin Film Solar PV Technology” organized by Prof. M. A. K. L. Dissanayake, IFS in collaboration with the Sivananthan Laboratories, Inc., USA and NSF, Sri Lanka (82 participants : Scientists, Engineers and M.Phil/Ph.D Research students from the Universities/Research Institutes/Other State and Private Sector Organizations)
Four workshops were held on “Effective use of Microbial Biofertilizers for an Improved Economy and Environment in Sri Lanka” for extension officers and farmers on 23.02.2012, 06.03.2012, 15.03.2012 & 05.04.2012 (70 participants).
Workshop on “Effective use of Microbial Biofertilisers for an Improved Economy and Environment in Sri Lanka” for Managers of “ Krushi Sewa Piyassa” (20 participants) held on 23.08.2012.Co-organizers of the workshops – Prof. S. A. Kulasooriya , Prof. Gamini Seneviratne
Workshop on Nano Science for teachers (30 participants) of the Kotmale Educational Zone.
Workshop for Grade nine students (200) and teachers from Halawatha Senanayake Madyavidyalaya, Madampe.
Workshop for Grade 6 – 11 students (300) from A/Aliwanguwa Maha Vidyalaya, D10 Mithri Vidyalaya and Padavi Parakrama Vidyalaya in Padavisripura
Workshop for Grade 9 students (150) from Madurankuliya MahaVidyalaya
workshop for Grade 9 students (300 students) from Poramadulla Central & College.
Students from Weera Parakrama Central College, Yatawatha. Students (120) from Weera Parakrama Central College, Yatawatha.
G.C.E. O/L students (62) of Udagama, Walimada. SDU donated science kits for teachers & students.
Geology workshop for O/L teachers (two day workshop – 21 February, 2011)
Workshop on “Proposal Writing” (03 March 2011)
Workshop on “Use of Drama for Effective Teaching of Science” (17 June, 2011)
Workshop on Scientific Method – St. Gabriel Balika Vidyalaya, Hatton (15 March, 2011)
Workshop on “Transfer of Low Cost Water Treatment Technologies” (15 July, 2011)
Workshop on “Nanoscience for Gampola Zone School Teachers” (11 July, 2011)
Workshop on Geology for central province tamil school teachers (15 November, 2011)
Workshop for science students (A/L) in Gampola Zone (23 November, 2011)
Workshop on effective use of microbial biofertilisers for an improved economy and environment in Sri Lanka. (19 December, 2011)
A Workshop on “Bio-assays for Natural Products Research” organized by the Natural Products Chemistry Research group in collaboration with the SDU of the IFS was held during 25th-26th of March 2010.
A workshop to improve communication skills “Improving the Science Communication Skills of Researchers” was conducted during 17-18 August, 2010.
Three Electronic Workshops for O/L teachers were conducted from 14 – 21 , September 2010 by Mr. D M Wijethunga. Three hundred teachers actively participated in this program.
Three workshop on Nanoscience for O/L teachers were conducted in Tamil (October 11 2010), Sinhala (October 18 2010) and English (2010). Three hundred teachers participated in the program
How to teach Science in a simple and enjoyable way – Sinhala medium 19 May, 2009 and 26 May, 2009 by Dr. Kumari Tilakaratne This was organized by IFS and The Central Province, Education Department. Hundred teachers actively participated in this training programme.
Two day Training programme for (0/L)Tamil Science teacher’s in Central Province (Tamil Medium) 27 -28 October, 2009 by Mr. J Akilawasan Hundred teachers had the opportunity to participated in this programme.
Training Program for Technical offices on Instrumentation 29-30, October 2009 Coordinators: Prof. N S Kumar, Dr. Kumari Tilakaratne