Details of ongoing Master of Philosophy Degrees

  

No.

Name with Initials

Status

Title

1

Mr.DPK. Ponnamperuma

Part Time

“Sustain Hygienic and Eco- Friendly Wash Room Enviroment”

2

Mr.LM. Sanath De Mel

Full Time

Vegetation management: a tool to design the entrance area of the Kaudulla National Park

3

Mr.MVW. Samarakkody

Part Time

Investigation of Purification Methods of Coconut Charcoal to Produce Activated Carbon

4

Ms.TVNM Gunarathna

Full Time

Cluster Level Adoption of Better Management Practices in Shrimp Farming Industry – Sri Lanka

5

Mr.TWJT. De Silva

Full Time

Assessing the biological environment giving priority to avifauna and carbs associated with shrimp farms in Northwestern and Easter Provinces in relation to their disease history

6

Ms.HNN. Dilrukshi

Part Time

“Biochemical, hematologic values and polymorphic microsatellite markers for Parker’s Black Turtle (Melanochelys Trijuga Parkeri), Black Turtle (Melanochely Trijuga Thermalis), Flap- Shell Turtle (Lissemys Puntata) and Sri Lankan Star Tortoise (Geochelone Elegans).

7

Mr.MA Gayashan

Full Time

Preparation of a national collection and evaluation of the current distribution and species diversity of regular and irregular Echinoids (Phylum: Echinodermata Class: Echinoidea) in Sri Lanka and determining the diet composition of Stomopneustes Variolaris. 

8

Mr.BR Kulasekara

Full Time

A Fabrication Assessment on Cultivation of Rubber in Non – traditional Rubber Growing Areas in Sri Lanka

9

Ms. BA Dahanayaka

Full Time

Molecular mapping of quantitative trait loci associated with salinity tolerance using a RIL population of rice

10

Ms. SAEC. Wijesinghe

Part Time

Low Maintenance Planting Designs of Wild and Ornamental Flower Species to Enhance Aesthetics and Insect Diversity in Abandoned Lands. 

11

Ms. KGAPK. Amarasinhe

Part Time

“Determination of the effect of heat and water strees on fertility of female and male reproductive organs of coconut (Cocos nucifera L.)

12

Ms.RDN Debarawatta

Part Time

A Study on Ludwigia sedioides: an alien ornamental aquatic with threats to aquatic ecosystems of Sri Lanka.

13

Ms. MSS Mendis

Full Time

Modeling the Impact of Internal and External Trade Policies on Food Consumption in Sri Lankan Households.

14

Mr. RGN Lakshman

Full Time

Feasibility of adopting Low Intensive Harvesting (LIH) System in Intermediate Zone (IZ) of Sir Lanka.

15

Mr. RPS Randunu

Part Time

Addressing the needs of rubber (Hevea brasiliensis) grown in drier regions of Sri Lanka though the assessment on plant physiological and growth parameters.

16

Ms. MP Dassanayaka

Part Time

Molecular Identification of Petroleum Hydrocarbons Degrading Bacteria from Oil Contaminated Wastewater in Sri Lanka and isolating the Responsible Catabolizing Genes.

17

Ms.SS Wimalasena

Full Time

Water poverty and valuation of optimal allocation of multiple water uses in selected reservoirs of the kala Oya basin, Sri Lanka.

18

Mrs.DBRS Manike

Full Time

In-vitro propagation and induction of micro rhizomes of Ginger (Zingiber officinale Rosc).

19

Ms.KNS Perera

Full Time

Comparative analysis of Sri Lanka Coconut Germplasm eith the Global Coconut Germplasm Data available in the International Coconut Genetic Resources (Database CGRD).

20

Mr. NWPS Perera

Part Time

Investigation in to value addition coir products in using Nano-Technology

21

Mr. WADSS Weerasinghe

Full Time

Development of Energy Storing Device Using Conducting Polymers.

22

Mr.S Sivanthan

Full Time

Generation of new knowledge for a sustainable industry: blue swimming crab fishery off Northern Sri Lanka.

23

Ms.IU Wickramarathne

Part- Time

Reproductive Biology and Population Dynamics of Invasive Sail-fin Cat fish species in Victoria and Kalawewa Reservoirs in Sri Lanka.

24

Ms.SAMRT Abesekara

Full Time

Development of Homozygous Lines in Cassava (Manihot esculenta) through the Production of Doubled Haploids.

25

Ms.PGDCK Karunarathna

Full Time

Fabrication of highly active Cu2O, Cul and CuSCN Photoelectrodes, nano-particles foe water reduction and solar cells for electricity generation.

26

Mr.IJ Amadoru

Part-Time

Effect of selected agronomics practices on phyto-chemical, physio-chemical and bio activity of an introduced variety of Pogostemon heyneanus Benth. (Lamiaceae) and optimization of its processing techniques.

27

Ms.SPAUK Samarakoon

Full Time

Investigation of photo-effects and their implication on solar energy  conversion devices fabricated from low cost nano-materials.

28

Ms. CM Bandaranayake

Full Time

Fabrication and performance evaluation of super capacitors based on gel polymer electrolytes as energy storage devices.

29

Ms.RWPM Rajapaksha

Full Time

Molecular Detection of Quarantine Important Microbial Pathogens in Imported Potato.

30

Mr.HMAJ Herath

Part- Time

Development of Collision Predicting Mechanism for Automobiles

31

Ms.DMLS Dissanayake

 

Development of Homozygous Lines in Cassava (Manihot esculenta) through Production of Doubled Haploids. 

32

Ms. MKKU Senewirathna

Full Time

Investigation of solar energy conversion devices made from Semiconductor/Graphene interfaces.

33

Mr. HKJP Wickramasinghe

Part- Time

“Nutrients evaluation and digestibility estimation of a texturized calf starter containing a supplement of cocktail of simple peptides and fibers for facilitate early weaning and cost effective feeding in neonatal dairy calves”.

34

Mr. KAHT Kodithuwakku

Part- Time

“Effect of feeding dairy calves with a texturized starter  ration containing a cocktail of simple peptides and fibers on growth, healthiness, rumen development and blood parameters”.

35

Mr.JG Shantha Siri

Part- Time

“Superabsorbent green nanofertilizer for control release of macronutrients & improved water retention: a strategic approach for sustainable food security under climate change”

36

Ms. DMCMK Dasanayaka

Full Time

A Study of Energy Efficiency Improvement and Renewable Energy Potential in the Value Chain of Fruits and Vegetables in Sri Lanka.

37

Mr.CN Fernando

Full Time

Clonal Propagation of threatened Nymphaea nouchali Brum.f., the National flower of Sri Lanka, to prevent its extinction 

38

Mr.GG Chathuranga

Full Time

Investigation of low cost nano materials for the devices with connection to super capacitors and Solar cells.


Details of ongoing Doctor of Philosophy Degrees

No.

Name with Initials

Status

Title

1

Ms.WPE. Priyadarshani

Full Time

“Improving Manageability of Could Computing in Developing Countries”

2

Ms. DR. Gimhani

Full Time

Identification of salinity tolerant QTLs in elite rice background

3

Ms.HP. Kalyani

Part Time

Fishery, Population Dynamics & Reproductive Biology of Slipper Lobster, Thenus orientalis  (Lund, 1793) in Western, Northern & Eastern Coasts of Sri Lanka

4

Mr. YMCD. Jayathilaka

Full Time

Investigation of gel polymer electrolytes as cation and anion conductors to be used for possible applications.

5

Mr. HACK Jayathilaka

Full Time

Innovative use of low cost communication technology for knowledge mobilization in agricultural communities of practice in Sri Lanka.

6

Ms. T Joshepkumar

Full Time

Impact of food prices on Food & Nutrition Security in household in different sectors in Sri Lanka.

7

Mr.WADV Weerathilaka

Full Time

Study on effect of dietary Cobalt (Co) level on production performance in dairy cows.

8

Mrs. C Devadason

Full Time

Impact of Omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid, tocopherol content in fish and fish consumption pattern on prevalence of cardio vascular diseases of Eastern Sri Lankan community.

9

Mr. MH douglas

Part-Time

Transformational Leadership and Business Performance in the Agri- Food Processing Section in Sri Lanka.

10

Mr. MAA Karunarathna

Part- Time

SAR Exposure Levels of Different Body Organs due to Mobile Base Station Antennas in Sri Lanka.

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  • New Progress Report Format +

    The revised “Progress Report Format” for the Postgraduate Research Degrees (M.Phil. and PhD) of Wayamba University of Sri Lanka, which is effective from 21 June 2017, is attached.

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  • New Thesis Preparation Guides +

    New thesis preparation guidelines have been approved by the Senate and Higher Degrees Committee. See the download section of this page for more information.
  • Amendments to The By-Laws +

    The By Laws of Postgraduate Research Degrees No. 01 of 2014” for Post Graduate Research Degrees of Wayamba University of Sri Lanka have been updated. 

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