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The Journal of the National Science Foundation (JNSF) was first published in 1972 and releases its 50th Volume this year (2022). The JNSF was the first and only Sri Lankan Journal to be indexed in the Clarivate Analytics Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE) and it has been able to maintain its position in the SCIE for 14 consecutive years. This multidisciplinary Journal publishes the results of research in all aspects of Science and Technology quarterly in March, June, September and December issues under Research, Review, Research communication and Correspondence categories.

ISSN Print    :-  1391-4588

ISSN Online :-  2362-0161



Special Issue

Guest Editorial - A tribute for fifty years of dedication and teamwork
Nalini Ratnasiri



jnsf 2022 50 1 50 stampEditorial - A journey of fifty years
Ajit Abeysekera




Research Articles

jnsf 2022 50 2 50 stampNew paradigm for inland fisheries development in Sri Lanka: a transdisciplinary approach for addressing food and nutritional security
U.S. Amarasinghe, K.B.C. Pushpalatha, W.M.H.K. Wijenayake


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Molecular logic-based computation and fluorescent sensors: The story so far
C.Y. Yao, A.P. de Silva



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Geo-environmental assessment of geochemistry of groundwater and associated human health risks in the dry zone terrain of Sri Lanka
R. Chandrajith, S. Diyabalanage



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Microbiome: diversity, distribution, and potential role in sustainable crop production
W.G.D. Fernando, A. Dolatabadian



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Artificial Intelligence framework for threat assessment and containment for COVID-19 and future epidemics while mitigating the socioeconomic impact to women, children, and underprivileged groups
G. Ilangarathna, H. Weligampola, Y. Ranasinghe, E. Attygalla, R. Godaliyaddha, V. Herath, P. Ekanayake, S.Y. Ekanayake, M. Pinnawela, S. Dharmaratne, G. Tilakaratne, J. Ekanayake


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Interpretability and accessibility of machine learning in selected food processing, agriculture and health applications
N. Ranasinghe, A. Ramanan, S. Fernando, P.N. Hameed, D. Herath, T. Malepathirana,
P. Suganthan, M. Niranjan, S. Halgamuge



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Mosquito control: A review on the past, present and future strategies
S.H.P.P. Karunaratne, S.N. Surendran



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Ocean circulation around Sri Lanka
C.B. Pattiaratchi, E.M.S. Wijeratne, A. de Vos



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Nanotechnology in sustainable value addition to Sri Lankan minerals
R.M.G. Rajapakse



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COVID-19 pandemic: lessons for global health security
J.S.M. Peiris



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The road to precision cancer therapy – history and strategies
S. Thiagalingam



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Vector transport of microplastics bound potentially toxic elements (PTEs) in water systems 
M. Sewwandi, K.S.D. Premarathne, H. Wijesekara, A.U. Rajapaksha, S. Soysa, M. Vithanage 


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