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Supun Katugampala

  • B.Sc. Special Degree (Chemistry)
  • Scientific/Research Officer
  • National Research Council of Sri Lanka
  • 4PublicationsNumber of items in Supun's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 1Followers

Research interests

Medicinal Inorganic ChemistryComputational ChemistryInorganic ChemistryOrganometallic Chemistry

About

Supun Sanjaya Katugampala is a Sri Lankan, B.Sc. Special Degree (Chemistry) Honours alumnus, who graduated from the University of Sri Jayewardenepura in 2014. He delivered a speech on "Synthesis, Characterization and Biological Studies of Novel Copper-Triazine Complexes” on his original thesis at the 41st NOBCChE Annual Conference in New Orleans, USA. His dissertation research was guided by Dr. Theshini Perera. His research on Copper-Triazine is published as a full paper in Bioinorganic Chemistry and Applications 2018. Supun is a past student of D. S. Senanayake College. He joined the Sri Lanka Institute of Nanotechnology (SLINTEC) as an intern in 2013 and presented an abstract on “Red Rain in Sri Lanka” at the SPIE Astrobiology conference. He is currently working at National Research Council of Sri Lanka (NRC) as a Scientific/Research Officer, where his responsibilities include initiating, managing and administrating Target Oriented Multidisciplinary Research Grants and serving as the Chief Organiser of the main event of President's Awards for Scientific Publications since 2017. He is a member of the Department Procurement Committee of NRC since April 2017. Supun was a former Inorganic Chemist at Bureau Veritas CPS Lanka (PVT) Ltd and Teaching Assistant at University of Sri Jayewardenepura. Supun produced videos for the inauguration ceremony of the first polymer symposium ever organized by a Sri Lankan University (IIUPST 2012) as the Assistant Technical Officer and he was the Coordinator in Media and Technical Support of Chemical Society of University of Sri Jayewardenepura from 2012 to 2014.

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Publications (4)

  • Synthesis, Characterization, and Antimicrobial Activity of Novel Sulfonated Copper-Triazine Complexes

    • Katugampala S
    • Perera I
    • Nanayakkara C
    • et al.
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  • Synthesis, Characterization and Antibacterial Studies of Novel Copper Ferrozine Complexes

    • Supun Katugampala
    • Chandrika Nanayakkara
    • Theshini Perera*
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  • Synthesis, Characterization and Antibacterial Studies of Novel Copper-Triazine Complexes

    • Supun Katugampala
    • Chandrika Nanayakkara
    • Theshini Perera*
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  • Red Rain in Sri Lanka

    • D. Dhanayake
    • S. Katugampala
    • S. Gunasekera
    • et al.
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Professional experience

Scientific/Research Officer

National Research Council of Sri Lanka

February 2016 - Present

Chemist

Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services Inc

June 2015 - September 2015(3 months)

Research Assistant

University of Sri Jayewardenepura

March 2013 - May 2015(2 years)

Teaching Assistant

University of Sri Jayewardenepura

October 2014 - December 2014(2 months)

Intern

Sri Lanka Institute of Nanotechnology

January 2013 - March 2013(2 months)

Education

B.Sc. Special Degree (Chemistry)

University of Sri Jayewardenepura

August 2009 - December 2013(4 years)