Dr. A Manawadu

BSc (Agriculture), M Phil. (Ruh) , PhD

Senior Lecturer in Animal Science
Dept of Animal Science
Faculty of Agriculture, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka

Phone

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+94 41 22 92 200 / Ext 253

Fax

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+94 41 22 92 384

E-mail

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manawadua@tcomsystems.lk

   

FULL NAME

Ariyathilaka Manawadu

 

PERSONAL

Born August 08, 1955

Married, 2 children

 

NATIONALITY

Sri Lankan

 

LANGUAGE ABILITY

English excellent

Sinhala mother tongue excellent

 

ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Won a Presidential research award in 1999 for the publication of Yield and nutritive value of three fodder legume species as influenced by the frequency of defoliation Trop.Agric. (Trinidad) vol.75, No. 3, July 1998. 337-341

 

HIGHER EDUCATION

  • Master of Philosophy 1995 Faculty of Agriculture, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka

  • B.Sc (Agriculture) 1983 Faculty of Agriculture,University of Peradeniya,Peradeniya,Sri Lanka

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • From 2nd April 1995 to date, Lecturer, Dept. of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Ruhuna

  • 1985-1995, Field Teaching Assistant, Dept. of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Ruhuna

  • 1993 May onward Professor and Head, Dept of Agric Engineering, University of Ruhuna

  • 1983-1985 Temp.Assistant Lecturer, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka

 

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP

  • Life Member of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science

  • Member of the Sports Advisory Board, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka

 

RECENT PUBLICATIONS

 

Manawadu,A.* and Pathirana, K.K.(1986) Performance of three fodder legume species under three frequencies of defoliation. Proceedings of the 40th Annual convention of the Sri Lanka Veterinary Association.

 

Premathilak M.P,, Pathirana, K.K and Manawadu, A.* (1987)Determination of the edible fraction of three common tree legume fodders. Proceedings of the Annual session of the SLASS, Sri Lanka.

 

Gunawardhana, C.C.M., Wimalasiri, S.P.,Thakshala Serasinhe and Manawadu,A*.,(1998)Effect of three types of incubators on hatchability and chick quality. Proceedings of the 54th Annual session of the SLASS, Sri Lanka.

 

Thakshala Serasinhe., Manawadu, A*., and Pathirana, K.K.(1998)Yield and nutritive value of three fodder legume Species as influenced by the frequency of defoliation. Trop.Agric.(Trinidad ) vol.75, No. 3 ,July 1998. 337-341.

 

Manawadu, A.*, Sirisena D.G.A.K. and Pathirana K.K. (2004) Yield and Quality of Gliricidia sepium grown in live fence relation to frequency of defoliation and method of harvesting.Proceeding of the Second Academic Sessions,University of Ruhuna.

 

Manawadu, A*. Dissanayake R.H.W and Wimalasiri W.P (2005) ffect of shade and associated environmental conditions resulting from exposure of poultry sheds to two levels of sun light on the performance of two broiler strains. Proceeding of the Third Academic Sessions, University of Ruhuna.

 

Serasinghe , R.T. and.Manawadu A* (2005) Calliandra calothyrsus enhanced the quality of Guinea A Proceeding of the Third Academic Sessions, University of Ruhuna.

Nutrition of monogastric animals