Awards

Most outstanding Senior Researcher Award- 2017, Wayamba University of Sri Lanka

Prof. K.P. Vidanapathirana and Prof. (Mrs) G.A.K.S. Perera jointly shared the award for the Most Outstanding Senior Researcher of Wayamba University of Sri Lanka for the year 2017. Award ceremony was held in parallel to the Wayamba Unievrsity Research Congress held at Makandura premises on 04th July 2018.

Dissemination of Knowledge by Wayamba University was rewarded by a National Award

Mr. JHTB Jayamaha from Department of Physics, University of Jaffna carried out his final year undergraduate research project at Polymer Electronics Research Laboratory, Faculty of Applied Sciences under the supervision of Prof. K.P. Vidanapathirana and Prof. (Mrs) G.A.K.S. Perera. The project has won a national award as the Best Undergraduate Physics Research Project Award 2018 from The Institute of Physics, Sri Lanka at the awarding ceremony held on 17th November 2018. The award consisted with a certificate, a medal and a cash prize

National Research Council (NRC) Merit Awards for Scientific Publications โ€“ 2014

Prof. K.P. Vidanapathirana and Prof. (Mrs) G.A.K.S. Perera won NRC merit awards for the publication in Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry 2014, 724, 125-129

National Research Council (NRC) Merit Awards for Scientific Publications โ€“ 2015

Prof. K.P. Vidanapathirana and Prof. (Mrs) G.A.K.S. Perera won NRC merit awards for the publication in Journal of Solid State Electrochemistry 2015, 19/8, 2199-2203

National Science Foundation -SUSRED Award 2017- Support Scheme for supervision of research degrees

Prof. K.P. Vidanapathirana and Prof. (Mrs) G.A.K.S. Perera won a SUSRED award for the supervision of Dr. Y.M.C.D. Jayathilake who did his Ph.D. at Wayamba University of Sri Lanka. Awarding ceremony was held at BMICH on 25th July 2018

Best Poster Presentation โ€“ Uwa Wellassa University of Sri Lanka

The poster presented by Prof. K.P. Vidanapathirana and Prof. (Mrs) G.A.K.S. Perera was adjudged as the Best Poster presentation under the technical session, Material and Mineral Sciences of the 2nd International Research Symposium held on 01st -02nd February 2018 at Uwa Wellassa University, Badulla, Sri Lanka