Department of Agricultural Biology
Educational Qualification Bachelor of Science, Eastern University, Sri Lanka (2006) Certificate in Micro Soft Office (2015) Certificate in Professional English (2015) Work Experience: Trainee Technician 1989.03.15- 1992.03.15 Technical Officer Gr II Seg B 1993.03.15-1995.03.15 Technical Officer Gr II Seg A 1995.03.15 - 2000.01.01 Technical Officer GrI 2000.01.01 – 2005.01.01 Staff Technical Officer GrII 2005.01.01 – 2009.01.28 Senior Staff Technical Officer 2009.01.28 – till date
Plant Pathology, Bio pesticides, Plant Breeding.
Karunakaran, S., Thanuejah, S. and Arulnandhy, V. The study on Heterosis in the F1 hybrid of two local varieties of brinjal (Solanum melongena.L) Proceedings of the Annual Academic Sessions of the Open University of Sri Lanka. p. 417- 425- November 27th and 28th, 2013.
Karunakaran, S., Thanuejah, S. and Arulnandhy, V. Insectisidal activity of selected botanicals on sitophillus zeamays L. in stored maize grains. Proceedings of 2nd Ruhuna International Science and Technolology Conference, University of Ruhuna, Matara,SriLanka. P.28.-January22-23,2015.
Karunakaran, S.,Prasanaath, K. and Shanika, W. (2016). Insecticidal Activity of Plant Powders against Rice Weevil, Sitophilus oryzea L. (Coleooptera: Curculionidae). International Journal of Research (IJR), Vol-03, Issue-04, February 2016, ISSN: 2348-6848.