Department of Physiology

Faculty of Medicine

Research


Prof. Vajira Weerasinghe

Research Interest

Clinical Neurophysiology
 
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Dr. K.P.A.P. Kariyawasam
Research interests
  • Cardiovascular and respiratory Physiology 
  • Occupational health diseases 
  • Education
  • Applied Oral Health
 
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Dr. Indu Nanayakkara
Research Interests
  • Reproductive Physiology
  • Renal Physiology
  • Smooth muscle Physiology 
  • Cardiovascular physiology and Autonomic functions
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Dr. A.S. Ariyasinghe
Research Interest
  • Cardiovascular and Respiratory Physiology
  • Occupational health diseases
  • Exercise and Sports Physiology
  • immunology
 
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Prof. N.S. Kalupahana
Research Interest

Obesity, lifestyle modification for weight management, Nutrition, Molecular Endocrinology, adipose tissue biology, metabolic syndrome, type-2 diabetes, renin-angiotensin system, omega-3 fatty acids, adipokines, T lymphocytes, Immunology, Exercise Physiology

 
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Prof. Tharaka Dassanayake
Research Interest
  • Clinical neurophysiology 
  • Cognitive neuroscience
  • Neurotoxicology of pesticides
  • Drug effects on CNS and driving

 
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Dr. Padmini Dahanayake

Research Interests 

    • Clinical Neurophysiology
    • Auditory Neurophysiology
      • Auditory evoked potentials (BAEP)
    • Visual Neurophysiology
      • Visual evoked potentials (VEP)
      • Electroretinogaphy (ERG)
      • Electro-oculography (EOG)
 
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Dr. C. N. Kahathuduwa

Research Interests

  • Neurophysiology and cognitive neuroscience
  • Neurobiology of nutritional sciences
 
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Dr. A. A. C. Alahakoon

Research Interest

  • Neurophysiology
 
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Dr. T. D. P. Nandadeva

Research Interest
    • Cardiovascular and Exercise Physiology
    • Autonomic functions in health and disease
 
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