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plant pathologist , research , Association director

Amarasiri De Silva Liyanage, Sri Lankan scientific research association director, plant pathologist. Member Transactions British Mycological Society, American Phytopathological Society, Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science.

Background

Liyanage, Amarasiri De Silva was born on January 8, 1941 in Aluthgama, Sri Lanka. Son of Los Angeles and N. de S.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Ceylon, Peradeniya, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, University London, 1969.

Career

Assistant plant pathologist Rubber Research Institute Agalawatta, Sri Lanka, 1969-1974, plant pathologist Sri Lanka, 1974-1976, department head plant pathology Matugama, Sri Lanka, 1976-1982, deputy director, 1982-1986, director Matugama, since 1987.

Membership

Member Transactions British Mycological Society, American Phytopathological Society, Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science.

Connections

Married Nawagamuwage Indranee Sumyaseeli. Children: Sonali, Amali, Dineli.

father:
Los Angeles N.

mother:
N.

spouse:
Nawagamuwage Indranee Sumyaseeli

children:
Sonali Liyanage

Amali Liyanage

Dineli Liyanage