Journal History

The University of Ruhuna launched its first science journal 'Ruhuna Journal of Science' (RJS) in September 2006, and since then, RJS has been published in print version until 2009. The journal started publishing as an online journal in 2014 (Volume 5). From Volume 6 (2015), the journal will publish two issues per year (June and December).


From Volume 7 (2016) onwards, all articles published in Ruhuna Journal of Science are Open Access articles published under the Creative Commos CC BY-NC 4.0 International licence. This Licence permits use, distribution and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited, and is not used for commercial purposes.

 

Members of the Editorial Board since 2006:


Founding Editorial Board 2006-2009: Vol 1-4; Print ISSN: 1800-279X

Managing Editor: Prof. W.G.D. Dharmaratna

Editor in Chief (Physical Sciences): Dr. Janak R. Wedagedara

Editor in Chief (Biological Sciences): Dr. L.P. Jayatissa

Editors: Prof. Ranjith N. Pathirana, Dr. N.J. De S. Amarasinghe, Dr. Sanath Hettiarachchi, Dr. V. Bulugahapitiya, Dr. Prasad Jayaweera


2010-2011: (not published)

Managing Editor: Prof. W.G.D. Dharmaratna

Editor in Chief (Physical Sciences): Dr. Janak R. Wedagedara (UK)

Editor in Chief (Biological Sciences): Prof. Sanath Hettiarachchi

Editors: Prof. Ranjith N. Pathirana, Prof. N.J. De S. Amarasinghe, Dr. V. Bulugahapitiya, Dr. P.M.C.S. De Silva (2011)

2012-2013: (Not published)

Editor in Chief (Overall): Prof. W.G.D. Dharmaratna

Editor in Chief (Physical Sciences): Prof. K.K.A.S. Yapa

Editor in Chief (Biological Sciences): Assoc. Prof. Suneetha Gunawickrama

Editors: Prof. N.J. De S. Amarasinghe, Dr. Janak R. Wedagedara (UK), Prof. Hema Pathirana, Dr. Dammini Premachandra.


Editorial Board 2014-2015 (eISSN: 2536-8400); Vol 5 (1 issue); Vol 6 two Issues per year, Vol 6 (1) & (2)

Senior Editor in Chief: Prof. W.G.D. Dharmaratna

Editor in Chief (Physical Sciences): Prof. K.K.A.S. Yapa

Editor in Chief (Biological Sciences): Prof. Suneetha Gunawickrama

Editors: Prof. N.J. De S. Amarasinghe, Prof. HMKK Pathirana, Prof. Dammini Premachandra, Dr. Janak R. Wedagedara (UK), Dr. Tharaka Illayperuma


Editorial Board 2016 (eISSN: 2536-8400); Two Issues per year, Vol 7 (1) and Vol 7(2).

Senior Editor in Chief: Prof. W.G.D. Dharmaratna

Editor in Chief (Physical Sciences): Dr. Janak R. Wedagedara (UK)

Editor in Chief (Biological Sciences): Prof. Suneetha Gunawickrama

Editors: Prof. N.J. De S. Amarasinghe, Prof. HMKK Pathirana, Prof. Dammini Premachandra, Prof. Saman Abeysinghe, Dr. Tharaka Illayperuma


Editorial Board 2017-2019 (eISSN: 2536-8400); Two issues per year, Vol 8-10 (Issues 1& 2).

Senior Editor in Chief: Prof. W.G.D. Dharmaratna

Editor in Chief (Physical Sciences): Dr. Janak R. Wedagedara (UK)

Editor in Chief (Biological Sciences): Prof. Suneetha Gunawickrama

Editors: Prof. N.J. De S. Amarasinghe, Prof. HMKK Pathirana, Prof. Dammini Premachandra, Prof. Saman Abeysinghe, Dr. Tharaka Illayperuma, Prof. P.A. Jayantha, Prof. Lesli Jayasekara, Prof. Nisantha Rajakaruna (USA), Prof. Nishad Jayasundara (USA), Prof. Upul Wijayantha (UK) (2018-).


Editorial Assistants: Dr. K.B. Jayasundara (2018), W.D.C. Wijekoon (2019-)



Creative Commons Licence
Ruhuna Journal of Science by University of Ruhuna is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

eISSN: 2536-8400

Print ISSN: 1800-279X (Before 2014)