Pakistan Technical Assistance Program (PTAP) for Sri Lanka
A delegation of 15 scientists and government higher officials from Sri Lanka visited ICCBS on May 9, 2019 to look at the standards of research and academic, and latest development at the country’s prominent research establishment. Prof. Dr. M. Iqbal Choudhary, Director, ICCBS, welcomed the Sri Lankan delegation, led by Madhawa Dewasurendra, Additional Secretary (Development) Ministry of City Planning, Water Supply and Higher Education, Sri Lanka. Read More
President’s Awards for Scientific Research
The most prestigious research award ceremony in Sri Lanka, the “President’s Awards for Scientific Research” was held on 26th August 2019 at the Taj Samudra Hotel, Colombo. Awards were given for the best 100 papers published in prestigious journals in the year 2017 where a significant contribution had been made by scientists working in Sri Lanka.
Two research articles with Eastern University affiliations was among the 100 articles won the prestigious research awards:
- Prof. S. Thirukkanesh, Professor in Mathematics and Prof. F. C. Ragel, Professor of Physics from Faculty of Science won the “President’s Awards for Scientific Research” for their research article titled “A realistic model for charged strange quark stars” published in Chinese Physics C (2017) 41(1) 015102 (DOI: https://doi.org/10.1088/1674-1137/41/1/015102).
Professor Thirukkanesh has previously won the award five times (2008, 2009, 2014, 2015 & 2016) and Professor Ragel has won the award three times previously (2008, 2014 & 2016).
- Mrs. Janarthani Arulnanthan, SeniorLecturer, Department of Pathophysiology, Faculty of Healthcare Sciences won the“President’s Awards for Scientific Research” for being the first author for a research article in collaboration with co-authors from University of Sri Jayawardenapura, University of Colombo, National Hospital of Sri Lanka, and Lady Ridgeway Hospital for children, Colombo, for the research article titled “Viral aetiologies of acute encephalitis in a hospital-based South Asian population” published in BMC Infectious Diseases (2017) 17, Article number:303 (DOI: 10.1186/s12879-017-2403-z).
Memorandum of Understanding Between the Eastern University, Sri Lanka and the Sri Lanka Navy
Prof F C Ragel, Vice Chancellor signs a Memorandum of Understanding between Eastern University, Sri Lanka and Sri Lanka Navy for a Long Logistic Management Course on 09th August 2019 at the Office of the Vice-Chancellors, EUSL.
Swami Vipulananda Memorial Oration
Career Fair, motivation programme concluded at Eastern University
Commander Security Force (EAST) Joins with Batticaloa Civil Society in Welcoming the New Vice Chancellor of Eastern University
High Commissioner of the British High Commission visit to the Eastern University
The High Commissioner of the British High Commission in Sri Lanka, HE Mr. James Dauris made a visit to the Eastern University, Sri Lanka on 01.07.2019.
Mr. A. Pahirathan assumed duties as Registrar of Eastern University, Sri Lanka
Mr. A. Pahirathan assumed duties as Registrar of Eastern University, Sri Lanka on 24.06.2019
Ceremonial Foundation of Laying the Foundation Stone for the Building Complex of the Faculty of Health - Care Sciences
Ceremonial Foundation of Laying the Foundation Stone for the Building Complex of the Faculty of Health - Care Sciences, Eastern University, Sri Lanka by Mr.M.M.P.K Mayadunne, Secretary,Ministry of City Planning, Water Supply & Higher Education on 06th June 2019.