Professor Priyani Ashoka Paranagama graduated from the University of Kelaniya in 1986 with B.Sc. Honours degree in Chemistry with Second Class Upper Division. She joined the University of Kelaniya in 1990 as an Assistant Lecturer and proceeded to the Industrial and Technological Institute (ITI) to obtain her MPhil degree in Organic Chemistry in 1991. […]
The best Research Poster Award of the CCS Research Symposium was won by Ms. Nikhila Paranamana, who presented on the topic ‘Investigation of Plant Materials as Corrosion Inhibitors for Mild Steel’, a project in the stream of Electroanalytical Chemistry. Her research project was supervised by Professor K A S Pathiratne, Senior Lecturer, College of Chemical […]
Ms Samurdhika Chathurangani was one of the first recipients of the above bursary which was awarded to her while she was following the Graduateship Programme in Chemistry (GIC) at the Institute of Chemistry Ceylon (ICHEMC). Samurdhika is currently working as a Trainee Chemist at 4ever Skin Natural (Pvt.) Ltd, BOI industrial park, Kandy, Sri Lanka. […]
The council of the Institute of Chemistry Ceylon awarded the “Distinguished Service Award 2017” to Prof. S. P. Deraniyagala at the 46th Annual sessions of the Institute of Chemistry Ceylon. Prof. S P Deraniyagala obtained his BSc special degree from University of Colombo and joined University of Sri Jayewardenepura as a Probationary Assistant Lecturer in […]
The Forty Sixth Annual Sessions and the Seventy Sixth Anniversary Celebration of the Institute of Chemistry Ceylon was held from 14th June to 16th June, 2017. The Inauguration Ceremony of the Annual Sessions was held at Plastic and Rubber Institute, Rajagiriya. Dr. M. M. J. P. Gawarammana, Chairman of Tea Research Board Talawakelle was invited […]
The finals of the Chemistry Olympiad Sri Lanka (COSL) competition for the year 2018 and training sessions were held on last 17th and 18th May at the Institute of Chemistry Ceylon premises, Rajagiriaya. Finalists for COSL were selected from the results of the preliminary examination conducted by the Institute in March 2018. They represented most […]
A National Chemistry Olympiad Competition was held in Sri Lanka for the first time on 15-16 May, 2017 at the Adamantane House.
Popular talk on “Development of Organic and Polymeric materials for electronic and energy storage applications” and meeting with prospective Ph.D. students was held successfully by Professor Susan Odom from University of Kentucky on 09 th of March, 2017 at Adamantane house with the presence of more than 100 students.
A team of three academics and administrators; Prof. Raj Mehta (Vice Provost/International Affairs), Professor Lisa Holstrom ( Senior Assistant Dean/ College of Arts and Sciences) and Prof. G. A. Vamadeva ( Associate Professor of Mathematics) from University of Cincinnati, USA visited the Institute of Chemistry Ceylon on 11th October 2016 and renewed the Memorandum of […]