USJ Researchers published 20 Scopus Indexed papers in April 2022

Researchers from Science, Medical, Technology, Engineering, Management and Graduate Studies Faculties published twenty research papers in Journals indexed by Elsevier Scopus during the month April 2022. Thirty-two researchers from USJ contributed to this achievement. The web publishing team of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura acknowledges their contribution to upgrading the research standards of the University and expanding the knowledge base in the relevant subject areas.

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Document Title Authors Year Source
An automated water dispensing system for controlling fires in coal yards Jayasuriya, J., Moser, I., de Mel, R. 2022 International Journal of Coal Science and Technology, 9(1), art. no. 23.
Comparison of different sequencing techniques for identification of SARS-CoV-2 variants of concern with multiplex real-time PCR Ranasinghe, D., Jayadas, T.T.P., Jayathilaka, D., (…), Wijayamuni, R., Malavige, G.N. 2022 PloS one, 17(4), p. e0265220.
Dengue NS1 induces phospholipase A2 enzyme activity, prostaglandins, and inflammatory cytokines in monocytes Silva, T., Gomes, L., Jeewandara, C., Ogg, G.S., Malavige, G.N. 2022 Antiviral Research, 202, art. no. 105312.
Developing Appropriate Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services in Sri Lanka: Assessment of People Living with COPD and Healthcare Providers in Urban and Semi Urban Areas in Sri Lanka Perera, A.C.H., Jayamaha, A.R., Jones, A.V., (…), Orme, M.W., Singh, S.J. 2022 International journal of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, 17, pp. 631-641.
DEVELOPMENT OF A VEGAN SAUSAGE WITH YOUNG GREEN JACKFRUIT, OYSTER MUSHROOM, AND COCONUT FLOUR AS AN ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY PRODUCT WITH CLEANER PRODUCTION APPROACH Paranagama, I., Wickramasinghe, I., Somendrika, D., Benaragama, K. 2022 Journal of Microbiology, Biotechnology and Food Sciences, 11(4), pp. 1-6.
Effect of Sonication Time on Cellulose Nanofiber Disintegration from Locally Available Rice Straw Ratnakumar, A., Samarasekara, B.A.M.P., Amarasinghe, S.D.A., Karunanayake, L. 2022 Macromolecular Symposia, 402(1), art. no. 2100425.
Kinetics of immune responses to the AZD1222/Covishield vaccine with varying dose intervals in Sri Lankan individuals Jeewandara, C., Aberathna, I.S., Gomes, L., (…), Ogg, G.S., Malavige, G.N. 2022 Immunity, Inflammation and Disease, 10(4), art. no. e592.
Lead time of early warning by wastewater surveillance for COVID-19: Geographical variations and impacting factors Kumar, M., Jiang, G., Kumar Thakur, A., (…), Sonne, C., Mahlknecht, J. 2022 Chemical Engineering Journal, 441, art. no. 135936.
Modified Giemsa Stain: A solution to improve the quality of hypercellular bone marrow smears Gunawardena, D., Priyankara, I., Jayamanne, H., Suresh, S. 2022 International Journal of Laboratory Hematology.
Nitrogen transformation in slightly polluted surface water by a novel biofilm reactor: Long-term performance and microbial population characteristics Xia, Y., Zhu, L., Geng, N., (…), Khan, E., Ok, Y.S. 2022 Science of the Total Environment, 829, art. no. 154623.
Prediction of shear capacity of steel channel sections using machine learning algorithms Dissanayake, M., Nguyen, H., Poologanathan, K., (…), Rajanayagam, H., Suntharalingam, T. 2022 Thin-Walled Structures, 175, art. no. 109152.
Sensitivity and specificity of two WHO approved SARS-CoV2 antigen assays in detecting patients with SARS-CoV2 infection Jeewandara, C., Guruge, D., Pushpakumara, P.D., (…), Ogg, G.S., Malavige, G.N. 2022 BMC Infectious Diseases, 22(1), art. no. 276.
SPATIAL ANALYSIS of the DROUGHT by USING SATELLITE REMOTE SENSING and GIS- A CASE STUDY at MONARAGALA DISTRICT SRI LANKA Sandamali, K.U.J., Chathuranga, K.A.M., Ranaweera, D.K.D.A., Kumara, B.A.S.C. 2021 42nd Asian Conference on Remote Sensing, ACRS 2021.
The role of talent management and employee psychological contract on employer branding: a pragmatic conceptual model Sandeepanie, M.H.R., Gamage, P., Perera, G.D.N., Sajeewani, T.L. 2022 Management Research Review.
Modeling the habitat suitability for sympatric small and medium-sized felids and investigating the spatiotemporal niche overlapping in Maduru Oya National Park, Sri Lanka Jayasekara, D., Mahaulpatha, W.A.D. 2022 Journal of Wildlife and Biodiversity, 6(1), pp. 31-56.
Prolonged repellent activity of Ruta graveolens essential oil adsorbed on different mineral matrices against Sitophilus zeamais (L.) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) Perera, A.G.W.U., Karunaratne, M.M.S.C., Chinthaka, S.D.M. 2022 Journal of Stored Products Research, 97, art. no. 101976.
Mycoremediation Potential of Synthetic Textile Dyes by Aspergillus niger via Biosorption and Enzymatic Degradation Ekanayake, M.S., Manage, P. 2022 Environment and Natural Resources Journal, 20(3), pp. 234-245.
Neutrophil Lymphocyte Ratio as a Marker of In-Hospital Deterioration in COVID-19: Observations From a Resource Constraint Setting Perera, N., de Silva, A., Kumbukage, M., Rambukwella, R., Indrakumar, J. 2022 Clinical Pathology, 15.
Effect of Process Variables on Rice Flour Functional Properties, and Porous Structure of Rice and Wheat-Based Leavened Food Products Rathnayake, H.A., Navaratne, S., Navaratne, C. 2022 Food Technology and Biotechnology, 60(1), pp. 99-108.

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