D e p a r t m e n t   o f

Botany

Name

Dr. B. S. Nanayakkara

Senior Lecturer

B.Sc., M.Sc. (Perad.), Ph.D. (ANU, Australia)

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About Me

Positions Held

Secretary of the Committee for Ethical Clearance, Postgraduate Institute of Science, University of Peradeniya. - (2020 - present)

Treasurer of the University of Peradeniya Science Alumni Association - (2020 - to date)

Secretary of the Research Congress, Faculty of Science, University of Peradeniya. - (2019)

Visiting Instructor for Pharmacognosy I (PM 2103),
B.Pharm Degree Programme, Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka (2012)

Ongoing Research and Projects

Recreational water quality of the river Mahaweli in selected locations between Peradeniya and Katugastota

Antimicrobial activity of plants in Sri Lanka: an overview

Antimicrobial activity of selected plants of the Family Lamiaceae in Sri Lanka

Memberships & Awards

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The Australian National University International Student PhD Scholarship (2015)

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The Australian National University HDR Fee Remission Merit Scholarship (2015)

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University award for academic excellence, University of Peradeniya (2010/2011)

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Poster Award from the Australian Society for Microbiology (2017)

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Australian Society for Microbiology

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Sri Lankan Society for Microbiology