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Dr. Dimanthi R. Uduwela

Senior Lecturer

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

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About Me

Positions Held

Senior Student Counsellor - (January 2020 - To date)

Secretary - PGIS Curriculum Development Committee - (July 2020 - To date)

Co-coordinator - Advanced Course in Organic Chemistry (Postgraduate Institute of Science) - (January 2020 - To date)

Secretary - University of Peradeniya Science Alumni Association (UPSAA) - (January 2019 - January 2020)

Ongoing Research and Projects

Determination of biological activities and chemical constituents of Dendrophthoe falcata

Natural products incorporated biopolymers as wound dressings

Memberships & Awards


Charles Hocart Award for Academic Research Excellence by ThermoFisher Scientific (2015) – ACT Mass spectrometry symposium


Hayley’s Award for the Best Performance in First Year Chemistry (2007) – University of Peradeniya


University Award for Academic Excellence in B.Sc. Special Degree Program in Chemistry (2011) – University of Peradeniya