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Faculty of Science

University of Peradeniya

Faculty of Science

University of Peradeniya

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Congratulations to Prof. R.M. Gamini Rajapakse on having four consecutive cover art submissions accepted for prestigious journals! 

The latest research work by Prof. R.M. Gamini Rajapakse and collaborators titled “Impact of 4-Tertiary-butylpyridine in Imidazolium Iodide/Triiodide Redox Couple-Based Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells” was published in the prestigious journal “ACS Applied Energy Materials” and made it to the cover page of the journal!

This is Prof. Gamini Rajapakse’s fourth consecutive cover art in High Index journals.

Congratulations on your well-deserved achievement!

“ආකලන” : Monthly Departmental Event on POSTIVE THINKING

“ආකලන”: Monthly departmental event on POSTIVE THINKING for academic and non- academic staff members of the Department of Chemistry.

With an intention to boost up the mental health, unity, friendship, teamwork, and the wellbeing of the academic and non-academic staff of the Department, especially during this COVID-19 pandemic, we the Department of Chemistry will commence a monthly event named “ආකලන”.

දේශනය - 01
දිනය : 2021-08-27 9:30 - 10:30
තේමාව: “කොවිඩ් වසංගතය තුල යහපත් ජීවන රටාවක් උදෙසා”
Zoom Link: https://learn.zoom.us/j/65844732792?pwd=SWMzNWsxYVFabzJ2TWFWY3BFRG1jQT09
Meeting ID: 658 4473 2792
Password: #6Gk*$qm

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The Opening of Sedimentology Research Laboratory

The new state-of the art “Sedimentology Research Laboratory” of the Department of Geology was declared Open by the Vice Chancellor, University of Peradeniya Prof. Upul B. Dissanayake on 30th July, 2021. The Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Professor Parakrama Karunaratne, The Dean – Faculty of Science, Prof. Saluka Kodituwakku, The Director-OTS, Prof. Ruwan Jayasinghe, The Heads of the Departments of the Faculty of Science and the Academic and Non-academic staff members of the Faculty of Science were participated at the opening ceremony. The newly established Research laboratory is equipped with modern laboratory instruments worth around Rs. 25 million rupees and the project was funded by the Accelerating Higher Education Expansion and Development (AHEAD) Operation of the Ministry of Higher Education funded by the World Bank.

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