Working at: University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka
Work Address: Department of Botany, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Nugegoda
Phone: +94 718136014
Research Activities: I am an expert in plant tissue culture with one patent and many research publications in refereed journals.
I work on Plant tissue culture for conservation of endangered medicinal plants, mass propagation for commercial scale plantations. Together with plant tissue culture phytochemical screening of natural plants and tissue cultured plants, cell culture for secondary metabolite production are some other aspects I worked on. Synthetic seed technology and cryopreservation are also been carried out in my laboratory.
Fields of Expertise: Biotechnology, Botany, Conservation, Plant Genetic Resources