Dr. Mrs. Niranjana Rodney Fernando
Department of Agricultural Biology
Educational Qualification: Ph.D (Agricultural Entomology) – TNAU, Coimbatore, India (2015) M.Phil in Agriculture – UPDN, Sri Lanka (2005) B.Sc. Agric. (Hons), Eastern University, Sri Lanka (2001) Certificate in Teaching Methodology, UPDN, Sri Lanka (2005) Work Experience: 2013 – to date: Senior Lecturer Gr. I in Agricultural Biology 2007 – 2013: Senior Lecturer Gr. II in Agricultural Biology 2002 - 2007: Lecturer in Agricultural Biology 2001 -2002: Assistant Lecturer in Agricultural Biology
Entomology, Pest management, Bio-control or Bio pesticides, Pesticide residues .
Niranjana, V and Philip Sridhar, R. (2014). Parasitism efficiency of Trichogramma pretiosum on the eggs of brinjal shoot and fruit borer, Leucinodes orbonalis Guenee. Journal of Biological Control, 28(3): 144-146.
Niranjana, V and Karuppuchamy, P. (2014). Screening of insecticides for ovicidal action against brinjal shoot and fruit borer, Leucinodes orbonalis Guenee. J. ent. Res., 38 (4) : 279-280
Devi, M., Indira Kumar, K. and Niranjana, R. F. (2014). Biology of sweet potato weevil, Cylas formicarius F. on sweet potato. J. ent. Res., 38 (1): 53-57.