Researchers Receive Senate Awards – 22nd February 2018

A session in which senate awards and financial rewards were presented to appreciate the researchers in the University of Kelaniya was held on the 22nd of February 2018 at the Senate Room of the University of Kelaniya. Professor D.M. Semasinghe, Vice-Chancellor, the Deans of all faculties, the awardees, members of the Senate including Professors and other academic staff graced the event.

The researchers were appreciated with awards and financial rewards for their latest research publications indexed in Science Citation Index (SCI), Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI) and Art & Humanities Citation Index (AHCI) in 2017 as well as for the research papers published in the journals indexed other than those indexed in SCI, SSCI and AHCI in 2016 and 2017.

Accordingly, Dr. M.A. Niriella, Senior Lecturer of the Department of Medicine– the Faculty of Medicine, received three Cash Awards and Senate Honours for his research papers which were published in 2017 in the journals indexed in SCI, SSCI and AHCI, for his research paper published in 2016 in the journals indexed other than those indexed in SCI, SSCI and AHCI as well as for his research paper published in 2017 in the journals indexed other than those indexed in SCI, SSCI and AHCI.

Professor Aranjan Lionel Karunanayake, Professor of the Department of Anatomy – the Faculty of Medicine, received Cash Awards and Senate Honours for his research paper published in 2017 in the journals indexed other than those indexed in SCI, SSCI and AHCI.

Dr. D.S.M. De Silva, Senior Lecturer of the Department of Chemistry – the Faculty of Science, received Cash Awards and Senate Honours for her research paper published in 2017 in the journals indexed in SCI, SSCI and AHCI. While, Dr. Nimanthi Jayathilaka, Senior Lecturer of the Department of Chemistry – the Faculty of Science, received Cash Awards and Senate Honours for her research paper published in 2017 in the journals indexed other than those indexed in SCI, SSCI and AHCI.