Rajarata University of Sri Lanka

Faculty News

08 October 2018

Dr. Wolly Wijayaratne, Senior Lecturer in the Department of Plant Sciences, Faculty of Agriculture, Rajarata University of Sri Lanka has been appointed as an Editorial Board member of Journal of Stored Products Research (JSPR). The JSPR is the premier indexed journal that publishes original research and review articles on the protection of stored agricultural commodities. The JSPR covers wide areas on the biology, taxonomy, physiology, behaviour, ecology and genetics of pests and other deteriorating agents; abiotic factors influencing insects; pest management methods; pest resistance to control measures; pest management decision making; assessment and prevention of stored-product losses; regulatory and socio-economic aspects on stored product protection; designing, construction and evaluation of storage structures. 
Dr. Wijayaratne attended the last meeting of JSPR editorial board on October 8, 2018 in Berlin, Germany. He is currently the only editorial board member from an Asian country for this journal.